Killing

LA Deputies Shooting At Dog Accidentally Kill Teen

Deputies accidentally killed a 17-year-old boy while shooting at an aggressive dog outside a home in Palmdale early Thursday morning, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said. The boy, who

Cop Who Killed Sylville Smith Found NOT Guilty By Milwaukee Jury

A former Milwaukee police officer was found not guilty on Tuesday of reckless homicide in the August shooting of a 23-year-old black man, which led to two days of violent

Settlement in Suit Over Michael Brown’s Death Reached

The parents of Michael Brown have reached a confidential settlement with the City of Ferguson over his 2014 death at the hands of police officer Darren Wilson. U.S. District Judge

Honduran Man Wrongfully Detained By ICE Dies In Custody

A Honduran immigrant — arrested after being mistaken for another undocumented worker by ICE agents — died in federal custody earlier this month because of inadequate medical treatment, his family’s

Teen Killed By Border Patrol Agent Was On Ground When Shots Fired

A 16-year-old Mexican teenager killed by a U.S. Border Patrol agent appeared to be on the ground as the agent fired 13 of the 16 shots through the border fence

Philando Castile Shooting: Officer Said he Felt In Danger After Smelling Weed

< The Minnesota police officer who shot and killed Philando Castile told state investigators that he believed his life was danger because he smelled marijuana in his car, according to

Suicidal Man Shot And Killed By Cops In Waukesha

Authorities say a suicidal man with a gun was fatally shot by officers Sunday night, June 18th in Waukesha. Officials said the suspect pointed the gun at officers. Officer-involved shooting

Children Of Murdered Tamara Wilson-Seidle File Federal Lawsuit

Two years to the day that Tamara Wilson-Seidle was shot to death on an Asbury Park street by her ex-husband, Neptune police Sgt. Philip Seidle, their nine children have filed

“System Fails Black People” – Mother Of Murdered Philando Castile

The mother of murdered black motorists Philando Castile says she is “mad as hell”, after a jury returned a not guilty verdict for his death. Castile’s mother, Valerie, speaking to

Mother Killed By Seattle Police Was Pregnant And Had Mental-Health Issues

Dozens of people attended a vigil Sunday night for a 30-year-old woman fatally shot by Seattle police as department use-of-force investigators probed how officers wound up killing a woman who

2 Omaha Cops Fired For The Murder Of Zachary Bearheels

Twelve electric shocks by a Taser — each five seconds long. Three of the jolts when the mentally ill man did not resist. Multiple punches to the head even as

Ex-Cop Goes On Trial In Killing Of Sylville Smith Which Sparked Riots In Milwaukee

A former Milwaukee police officer whose fatal shooting of a black man last year ignited riots on the city’s north side goes on trial this week. Dominique Heaggan-Brown, who is