Police killings

true crime

What It's Like to See Your City's Most Notorious Killer Cop Go Down

"Everyone just let out this huge sigh at once.”
Kim Bellware
police brutality

The Price of Filming Police Violence

People who filmed high-profile videos of the police killings of Freddie Gray, Eric Garner, Walter Scott, Philando Castile, Alton Sterling, and others say they have faced retaliation and harassment.
Dragana Kaurin

Cops Keep Killing Teens in Cars

A Connecticut teen's death in an allegedly stolen vehicle is the second case in as many weeks of a teen getting shot dead in a car.
Allie Conti

The Disturbing Lawsuit by the Cops Charged in Freddie Gray's Death

Now that the criminal case against them has collapsed, these Baltimore cops are going after their prosecutor.
Eli Hager

What Defense Will Walter Scott's Killer Use at His Trial?

Michael Slager was caught on video shooting unarmed black man Walter Scott as he fled. Here's what the ex-cop's lawyers are doing to try to spare him serious prison time.
Allie Conti

A New York City Cop Is Facing Murder Charges Over a Road Rage Incident

A veteran city cop was charged by the state attorney general after shooting and killing a Brooklyn father in July.
Allie Conti

The VICE Morning Bulletin

The Tulsa cop who killed Terence Crutcher has been charged with manslaughter, protesters took to the streets in Charlotte, South Korea is reportedly ready to assassinate Kim Jon-un if threatened, and more.
VICE Staff

What We Know About the Police Killing That Sparked Riots in North Carolina

Protests broke out after cops looking for an unrelated suspect shot a black man they claim was armed.
Allie Conti

What We Know About the Latest Unarmed Black Man to be Killed by Cops

Forty-year-old Terence Crutcher was shot and killed on the side of the road by cops in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Allie Conti

The Death of Meat-Meat: What Happened After Cops Killed a Mentally Ill Black Man on Camera

How the police shooting of a mentally ill black man has flown under the radar in 2016 America.
Michael Edison Hayden
Vice Blog

Was an Innocent Man Sent to Prison for Killing a Cop 46 Years Ago?

Cleve Heidelberg says his only mistake on a fateful night in 1970 was lending his car to a cop killer. Forty-six years later, he's still in prison.
Charlotte Silver

Racial Tension Exploded in Milwaukee This Weekend

A police killing was followed by violent protests in a city where many say race still rules.
Allie Conti