Trending: #IfIDieinPoliceCustody

In response to the mysterious death of a 28-year-old Black woman in police custody, people are taking to Twitter to express their lack of trust in law enforcement officials.

#IfIDieinPoliceCustody follows an online campaign that is demanding answers to how Sandra Bland died. Bland passed away on Monday in a jail cell in Waller County, Texas.

County officials say the death was a suicide by hanging. But her family and friends do not believe them.

Here’s what some are saying via #IfIDieinPoliceCustody.


What a sad but very real example of how far we have to go as a country when it comes to bridging the gap of systematic injustice and equality for all.