A Texas woman described as a Black Lives Matter supporter stands accused of punching a Houston police horse during an anti-Trump protest last week.
Former Chicago police chief Garry McCarthy blasts Black Lives Matter
- Former Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy on Sunday blamed the Black Lives Matter movement for causing a rise in violent crime around the country.
During a radio interview with John Catsimatidis on AM 970 in New York, McCarthy blamed protests against police brutality in cities like Baltimore, Ferguson, Mo., and Charlotte, N.C., for creating a "political atmosphere of anti-police sentiment."
McCarthy was fired last year amid an uproar over Chicago's handling of the fatal police-involved shooting of Laquan McDonald, a black 17-year-old.(Excerpt) Read more at: thehill.com ...
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