Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Texas officer convicted of killing teen

By Earl Ofari Hutchinson Contributing Columnist If former Balch Springs, Texas police officer Roy Oliver was stunned when he was found guilty of murder in the slaying of 15-year-old Jordan Edwards, there was good reason. He was the rarest of rare breeds, a cop who kills an unarmed civilian and then is prosecuted, let alone […]

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: When police consider racial profiling

By Earl Ofari Hutchinson Contributing Columnist Two things happened within a couple days of each other that rammed the perennially tough and volatile issue of racial profiling back on the public table. The first was the mistaken arrest of actor Darris Love by the Glendale Police Department. Love was spread eagled and handcuffed on the […]