Muslim Woman Receives Other Offers After Quitting Police Academy

COLUMBUS, OH – If the Columbus Police Division doesn’t change its policy banning head scarves for female Muslim officers, Ismahan Isse might have a couple of options outside Ohio. The Edmonton (Alberta) Police Service in Canada has reached out to Isse, a29-year-old Somali-American from Columbus who said she dropped out of the Columbus police academy […]

Lynch’s Handling Of Police In Baltimore Is Contrast To Holder

When U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch visited Baltimore on Tuesday, in the wake of rioting over the death in police custody of Freddie Gray, she made a deliberate attempt to cast herself as different from her predecessor. She visited police headquarters. Former attorney general Eric Holder faced eerily similar circumstances to Lynch in August 2014, […]