"The buzzword right now is de-escalation," says one former cop. "Create an opportunity to use your verbal skills."
Dozens of email addresses and phone numbers the online hacktivist collective claims are affiliated with the KKK are making the rounds.
Antonio Zambrano-Montes was shot after throwing rocks and cars, but the cops are unlikely to face charges over his death.
The proposed law has been met with heavy criticism and shock — even in a notoriously pro-gun state with relatively lax gun control like Texas.
The only cause of homicide more common than lethal force by law enforcement has been intimate domestic situations.
"Why would you kill her? It was a woman with a knife, it doesn't make any sense," said the deceased's boyfriend.
Amnesty Int'l Denounces Human Rights Abuses in Ferguson as Police Gather Riot Gear Ahead of Grand Jury Decision
The watchdog group criticized the use of tear gas, rubber bullets, and intimidation during the Ferguson protests, while local law enforcement prepares for renewed unrest.
Police can use batons, teargas and lethal firearms as a last resort to combat violent demonstrators if they first identify themselves.