"This is a psych problem. I don’t see why we even have to approach," says a female officer to another officer on the scene.
“Mr. Reinoehl pointed the handgun that he had in his possession at the officers at the time of the shooting,” read a statement from the Thurston County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO), which is investigating the incident.
The Salt Lake City mom said she requested a crisis intervention team because she thought they'd be able to de-escalate her son's mental health crisis with minimal force.
Los Angeles sheriff's deputies stopped Dijon Kizzee, a 29-year-old Black man, for an unspecified traffic violation while he was riding his bike.
In 2011 an unarmed Native American man was shot in the chest by police. Nine years later, one of the attending officers, Derek Chauvin, would become infamous over the murder of George Floyd.
The man was allegedly assaulting people inside a grocery store before he was shot dead by Ontario Provincial Police.
“Hey sis, I’m sorry, I love you though, you know I had to,” Reed says in the video, which has since been removed from Facebook.
The officers on the scene were responding to a 911 call about a man threatening people with a baseball bat at the Walmart.
The officer shot and killed William Green, a 49-year-old black man who was handcuffed inside a police cruiser.
Maryland police pulled him over and said they smelled PCP inside his car.
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The 16-year-old died three days later.