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Resource ID: #20346
Subject: Discrimination
Source: Emerge Magazine
Date: September


This story looks into a troubling pattern of black officers being shot on the job, by white police officers. It seems that a large number of black police officers are picked out for undercover work because they more easily blend in with the criminal element. However, white police officers apparently mistake the undercover cops for criminals, and shoot or attack them, whether or not they mention their position in the department.

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