police shooting

Relatives of unarmed Fort Washington, Maryland, motorcyclist Terrence Sterling say an officer shot him in the neck and back.

An Alabama NAACP branch criticizes a grand jury's decision not to indict a Mobile police officer. The officer fatally shot a Black teen during a traffic stop, and many questions remain about the incident.

The father of Alfred Olango announces the launch of a police reform organization. It seeks to prevent unnecessary police shootings.

A video shows two Sacramento officers attempt to hit a mentally ill suspect with their car. After they missed, the officers got out of their vehicle and shot him 14 times.

Authorities involved in Keith Lamont Scott's shooting investigation refuse to release over two hours of footage captured by police dash cam cameras.

The Justice Department is investigating the Tulsa police shooting of an unarmed Black man. They are looking into a possible civil rights violation.

Friends and neighbors held a vigil for the North Carolina deaf man fatally shot by a state trooper. So far the police have been silent about the deadly encounter.

"I don't know." That's the response the North Miami police officer gave to shooting victim Charles Kinsey, when he asked why the officer opened fire as he lay flat on the ground, hands outstretched to prove he was no threat to the police.

CNN is reporting that a man opened fire Baton Rouge police officers on Sunday, injuring at least seven. Reports indicate that three officers may be dead. A source close to the investigation told CNN that the incident started when police received a phone call about a suspicious person walking down Airline Highway with an assault […]

UPDATED: Friday, July 8, 2016 The man police identified as a shooter in last night’s ambush on police officers is speaking out about the misidentification that could have caused him his life. https://twitter.com/MatthewKeysLive/status/751306770459471873 The Dallas Police Department has yet to delete the widely circulated tweet of Mark Hughes. A public has not been offered. https://twitter.com/DallasPD/status/751262719584575488 […]

Castile's family and friends say that he was an upstanding man and was soft-spoken. His mother, Valerie Castile, told CNN that her son was a "laid-back," "good person."

Tamir Rice's mother, Samaria Rice, declines to endorse a presidential candidate. Rice explained in a post that none of the solutions she's seen incorporates community input.