What Happens When Racist Cops Walk

If the FBI can’t even hold police accountable, then where does that leave my family and others in seeking justice?

Frank Nucera Jr. (left), his attorney Rocco Cipparone (right). Photo courtesy of Melanie Burney/The Philadelphia Inquirer

“It’s an unusual situation where police officers are testifying against one another — not something we see often.”

Their seemingly deep-rooted, almost casual racism fostered an utter disregard for my dad’s life.

Observing the Nucera trial so many years later was a strange bit of vindication that not many are afforded. It was surreal.

Independent journalist/analyst. Bylines include: Huffpost, U.S. News & World Report, Essence Magazine, NY Daily News, CNN & more. Open Line Online 107.5 WBLS NY

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