fatal shooting

MEMPHIS

Violent Protests Over Black Man's Fatal Shooting Leaves 24 Memphis Cops Injured

Trone Dowd
6.13.19
Police Shooting

Black Woman Shouts That She’s Pregnant Before Texas Cop Fatally Shoots Her, Video Shows

Police said she gained control of the officer's Taser and used it against him.
Tim Marcin
5.14.19
Police Shooting

How the cop who shot Laquan McDonald 16 times is trying to avoid life in prison for murder

He's the first Chicago police charged with an on-duty in over three decades.
Tess Owen
10.4.18
police shootings

"Please don't shoot me": Body cam footage shows police fatally shooting Thurman Blevins Jr from behind

Two police officers shot and killed the 31-year-old black man — who appeared to have a gun — from behind after a frantic foot chase through a residential Minneapolis neighborhood.
Tess Owen
7.30.18
Stephon Clark shooting

Sacramento police waited to call for help after shooting Stephon Clark because they thought he was "pretending"

"Let's have the next unit get, just bring a non-lethal in case he's pretending," one officer said.
Christianna Silva
4.17.18
Police Shooting

California cops kill black man after firing dozens of bullets at his car in Walmart parking lot

California police fired what sounded like as many as 30 bullets at Diante Yarber's car.
Alex Lubben
4.17.18
Stephon Clark shooting

Sacramento police now have to explain muting their body cameras after Stephon Clark's death

The department wants every officer to verbalize their reasons before even touching the button.
Christianna Silva
4.12.18
police shootings

Police are furious California lawmakers are trying to limit their use of deadly force

Police in California are pushing back on a new bill that could be a game changer for how officers are treated under the law when they kill civilians.
Tess Owen
4.5.18
Police Shooting

NYPD shot and killed bipolar black man after mistaking metal pipe for gun

The shooting comes after the fewest NYPD shootings ever last year.
Tess Owen
4.5.18
Stephon Clark shooting

Sacramento sheriff said professional protesters were at the Stephon Clark vigil

"Unfortunately, in many protests that have developed to this scope, there are professional protesters and professional instigators that infiltrate the protest for their own purposes," Sheriff Scott Jones said.
Christianna Silva
4.3.18
Police Shooting

Police shot Stephon Clark in the back 7 times, independent autopsy reveals

Clark’s family hired their own medical examiner to perform a second autopsy after expressing skepticism over the conclusions drawn by the county.
Tess Owen
3.30.18
Police Shooting

The cops who shot and killed Alton Sterling aren't being charged

The two white police officers from Baton Rouge who fatally shot the black man won’t face charges.
Tess Owen
3.27.18
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