(CNN)It’s happened yet again.
In 2018, police across the United States have been urged to investigate black people for doing all kinds of daily, mundane, noncriminal activities.
This year alone, police have been called on African-Americans for:
And these are just the incidents that CNN has reported. There are no doubt many others.
“It was highly embarrassing,” the Cleveland man told reporters. “The person who made that phone call … I feel as though they were judging.”
A review of news headlines this year shows that police were also called on other people of color. But it seemed to happen most often to black people: black people just going about their business.