Killing

Albuquerque Family Settles With City For $5 Million After Fatal 2014 Shooting

The city of Albuquerque has reached a $5 million settlement with the family of Mary Hawkes, a 19-year-old woman who was shot and killed by police during a foot chase

WATCH: Ohio Deputy Kills 16-Year-Old Boy During Scuffle at Courthouse

Ohio – Chaos unfolded Wednesday afternoon in a hallway outside a Franklin County courtroom, when a scuffle involving a teenage defendant, his family members and a deputy ended in fatal

Report Slams Troy Police For Their Handling of Fatal Police Shooting

A Troy police sergeant will not face prosecution for the April 2016 fatal shooting of a DWI suspect, state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Tuesday in a detailed report that

2015 Student Death Ruled Unjustified; Chicago Police Officer at Fault

CHICAGO — Chicago’s police oversight committee released a report sustaining allegations that an officer used excessive force in the 2015 fatal shooting of a NIU student. The report, released by

Seattle Woman Killed by Police While Children Were Home After Reporting Theft

Seattle police shot and killed a mother of four inside her apartment in the presence of her young children after she called law enforcement to report a burglary. The death

Judge Upholds $15M Verdict Against Lakewood in Killing of Unarmed Man

A federal judge has upheld a $15.1 million jury verdict against the city of Lakewood in Pierce County, Police Chief Mike Zaro and two other Lakewood officers for killing Leonard

FBI Expert Concluded Chicago Cop’s Shooting Staged to Appear as a Suicide

Veteran Chicago police Sgt. Donald Markham was shot by someone else at point-blank range in his home in 2015 before the scene was staged to appear to be a suicide,

WATCH: Two Chicago Cops Recommended For Firing in Fatal Shooting of Teen in 2016

Two Chicago police officers should be fired for shooting at a moving vehicle without justification during a chase that ended with the killing of an unarmed black teen in 2016,

WATCH: Fired Cleveland Cop Who Shot Tamir Rice Set For Arbitration

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Fired Cleveland police officer Timothy Loehmann, who fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir Rice, will begin fighting Wednesday to get his job back. The embattled rookie police officer, fired

Trial Begins For Hammond Cop Charged With Killing Ex-Girlfriend

Indiana – A Porter County jury stared at graphic photos Wednesday showing how a Portage woman was found shot dead with blood pooled in the carpet around her in 2015.

Farmers Branch Officer Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison For Killing Teen

Former Farmers Branch police officer Ken Johnson was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Tuesday in the killing of a teen in March 2016. The judge in the case

Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Deputy Involved in 3 On-Duty Shootings Faces New Lawsuit

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Bernalillo County sheriff’s deputy Charles Coggins is facing another lawsuit in connection with a fatal on-duty shooting in July, this time for alleged civil rights violations. The