Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Tag: police shooting

Two Chicago Officers Fired for 2016 Shooting...

The Chicago Police Board has voted to fire two officers involved in the 2016 shooting that killed Black teen Paul O'Neal, 18.

Texas Cop Charged with Manslaughter in Fatal...

A Texas police officer has been charged in the shooting that killed an unarmed Black man during a traffic stop last year. Temple officer Carmen...

California Officer Involved In Shooting Death of...

California Officer Involved In Shooting Death of Rapper Sleeping His Car Was Just Cleared In Another Shooting of Black Man Riding His...

Undercover Houston Cop Shoots Black Man Approaching...

A Texas police officer shot a man for allegedly threatening him. However, an attorney for the man who was shot insists he...

‘Wrong, Wrong, Wrong’: Botham Jean’s Family Suffers...

The city of Dallas has won a small victory after a federal judge absolved the city of liability in the tragic 2018...

Former Fort Worth Cop Formally Indicted for...

A former Fort Worth police officer accused of shooting and killing a woman inside her home earlier this year has been indicted for murder. A...

Missouri Officer Takes Tearful Mugshot After Shooting...

A Missouri woman shot by police in a shopping center parking lot earlier this year is taking the officer, the cit y and the city's...

‘A Kick in the Gut’: Colorado Officers...

No criminal charges will be filed against two Colorado Springs, Colorado, officers involved in the fatal shooting of an African-American teen. This week, a grand...

Officer ‘Cooling-Off’ Period Called Into Question Amid...

Nearly a week after a Texas woman was shot and killed inside her Fort Worth home, activists are speaking out against the...

Wisconsin Police Sergeant Escapes Charges in Fatal...

Prosecutors in Racine County, Wisconsin have declined to bring charges against a Mount Pleasant policeman accused of gunning down an African-American teen. Sgt. Eric Giese...

Family of Black Colorado Teen Gunned...

Attorneys for the family of a young Black man shot and killed by Colorado officers earlier this month are now calling for an independent...

Surveillance Video Shows Moment Colorado Cops Kill...

Recently released surveillance video shows the moment a Black teenage robbery suspect was gunned down by a pair of Colorado Springs police officers last...

White Cop Who Shot, Killed Alton Sterling...

The Baton Rouge police chief said a white police officer who shot and killed Alton Sterling shortly after the cop accosted the...

Newly Released Bodycam Video Shows Moment Officer...

Newly released body camera footage shows the harrowing series of events that led to the fatal shooting of an unarmed African-American teen by San...

Texas Lt. Says a ‘Logical Person’ Would...

A Texas community is reeling after a woman was shot and killed by police during a struggle over the officer's Taser. Social media video captured...

Minnesota Cop’s Trial Raises Questions About Code...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Testimony in the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an unarmed woman after she...

Years After White Smyrna Cop Shot and...

A federal judge has dismissed a wrongful death suit filed against a Smyrna, Georgia, cop in the 2015 shooting death of Nicholas Thomas and now,...

Jury Selection to Begin in Ex-Minneapolis Officer’s...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday in the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed...

Stephon Clark Killing Revives Push to Toughen...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A measure that would make California unique in restricting when police officers can use deadly force is getting renewed attention...

80 Arrests Made During Protest Over DA’s...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A protest over the shooting of an unarmed black man by Sacramento police has ended with at least 80 arrests,...

Plainclothes Officer Who Killed Black Motorist Waiting...

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — For the first time in 26 years, a Florida police officer is standing trial for an on-duty killing...