Jane Velez-Mitchell

Jane Velez-Mitchell takes a stand on the biggest topics of the day that people across the country are buzzing about.

Police brutality caught on tape?

Police brutality caught on tape?

Video captured by Baltimore City Police Department cameras shows a shocking altercation between a 32-year-old man and a police officer on duty.

Kollin Truss claims Officer Vincent Cosom viciously attacked and repeatedly sucker-punched him in the head for no apparent reason.

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Teen placed in coma after tasing by cop

Teen placed in coma after tasing by cop

An FBI investigation is underway after a traffic stop on Sunday in Independence, Missouri went horribly wrong.

Bryce Masters, 17, went into a medically induced coma after a police officer used a stun gun on the teen, allegedly causing cardiac arrest.

Mom: My son was shot 'because he was black'

Mom: My son was shot 'because he was black'

The family of a young, African American man who was shot dead by two white police officers says he was racially profiled.

Saratoga Springs Police Department says they responded to reports of a “suspicious individual walking around a local business with a ‘samurai-type’ sword.”

Did cops mistake movie star for prostitute?

Did cops mistake movie star for prostitute?

An actress known for her role in "Django Unchained" claims she was detained over the weekend because cops in Los Angeles, California, thought she was a prostitute.

Daniele Watts says cops racially profiled her and her boyfriend, questioning them after they were seen showing affection to one another in public. Watts is African-American, her boyfriend is white.

Father of 4: I was racially profiled & have video to prove it

Father of 4: I was racially profiled & have video to prove it

A father of four taped his heated confrontation with police and his video has taken off online, with nearly 1.3 million views.

African American Chris Lollie claims he was harassed by white police officers as he waited in a public skyway to pick up his kids from daycare. It happened in late January in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Murder suspect: I'm not the killer!

Murder suspect: I'm not the killer!

What started as an Amber Alert investigation ended with four people dead and a suspect who says he didn't do it.

While investigating the mysterious disappearance of 4-year-old Ismael 'Tristan' Santisteban, Florida police stumbled upon a grisly scene: the bodies of two men and two women laying in a field- and now cops are slowly piecing together what they believed happened.

Cop charged with sexually assaulting 8 women is freed

Cop charged with sexually assaulting 8 women is freed

An Oklahoma City Police Officer is charged with sexually assaulting at least eight women while he was on duty patrolling the streets.

Daniel Holtzclaw, 27, is charged with 16 felony counts including first-degree rape, sexual battery, indecent exposure and stalking. He’s been released from jail after a judge reduced his bail from $5 million to $500,000.

Love triangle turns deadly?

Love triangle turns deadly?

Sheila Graham-Trott is on trial for murder after cops say she beat her former friend, turned husband's lover, to death with a hammer.  

Investigators say Graham-Trott and her husband of 20 years, former Indialantic Florida mayor Daniel Trott, were separated when he began an affair with her friend, Kelly Brennan.

'Stop it! Stop it!': Do police target black males?

'Stop it! Stop it!': Do police target black males?

Controversy surrounding the August 9 shooting death of unarmed Missouri teen Michael Brown has the nation reeling. What really happened the day he was shot to death by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson?

Actress Sheryl Lee Ralph joins Jane and her Lion's Den panel to debate that very question. Ralph says not all police are out to shoot African American men, but that it does happen more often than people think. She also says black and brown men in America need to be given a manual on how to approach police.

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