Monday, November 18, 2019

Tag: Walter Scott death

South Carolina Solicitor Will No Longer Release...

South Carolina has decided to no longer list the names of officers involved in shootings unless they've been charged with a crime. The new practice...

Former South Carolina Officer to be Sentenced...

A federal judge is set to decide the fate of a former North Charleston police officer caught on video fatally shooting an unarmed Black...

Harvard Study: Police Kill More People Than...

This year was seminal in terms of the #BlackLivesMatter movement and Black activism around police violence and the need to reform the criminal justice...

Michael Slager’s Defense Team Wants Him Out...

The murder case of Michael Slager—the former North Charleston, S.C. police officer indicted for the murder of Walter Scott—has taken an interesting turn. This,...

50 Years After Watts Riots and a...

There was a dramatic turn of events in the case of a Black college football player who was fatally shot by a white rookie...

Michael Slager, Cop Who Fatally Shot Walter...

Roughly two months after former South Carolina police officer Michael Slager fatally shot unarmed 50-year-old Walter Scott, a grand jury has decided to indict...

New Footage of Walter Scott Shooting Could...

South Carolina officials acted swiftly as they charged former officer Michael Slager in the death of Walter Scott, but the murder charges against Slager...