Killing

Mesa Police Officer Charged With Fatally Shooting Man to Start Trial

PHOENIX — The trial for a former Mesa police officer who was charged with second-degree murder after shooting an unarmed Texas man to death last year is set to begin

[WATCH] Louisiana Man Dies After Being Tased And Taken To The Ground By Police

A man died after being tased multiple times and taken to the ground by police officers outside a Walmart in Marksville, Louisiana on Friday. A spokesman with the Avoyelles Parish

Family of Antioch Man Killed by Concord Police Allege He Was Executed, Mauled by Police Dog

SAN FRANCISCO — In court filings this month, the lawyer suing Concord police over a fatal officer-involved shooting leveled serious allegations against officers: that they shot an Antioch man who

Five Cleveland Cops Reinstated After Being Fired For Killing Two Unarmed People With 137 bullets

Almost 5 years after a police chase led to the shooting deaths of 2 unarmed people, the city decided to reinstate 5 of the 6 officers that were fired as

Jury Convicts Oklahoma Police Officer Shannon Kepler in 4th Murder Trial

TULSA, Okla. — A white former Oklahoma police officer was convicted of first-degree manslaughter in the off-duty fatal shooting of his daughter’s black boyfriend after jurors in three previous trials

[WATCH] Arizona Cop Heading to Trial for Killing Unarmed Man Claims it Would be “Unfair” to Show Jury Body Cam Footage of Shooting Death

The former Arizona cop preparing to go to trial for shooting and killing an unarmed man in a hotel hallway last year is now arguing that it would be “unfair”

Court Decision Paves Way For Prosecution of DeKalb Cop in Death of Unarmed Vet

A precedent shattering prosecution of a former DeKalb County cop in the fatal shooting an unarmed veteran will resume following a ruling by the Georgia Supreme Court. At issue: Whether

Pike County Sheriff’s Deputy Joel Jenkins Pleads Guilty to Reckless Homicide

WAVERLY, Ohio – Former Pike County sheriff’s deputy Joel Jenkins will never be a peace officer again or be able to legally own a gun after pleading guilty in the

Former Police Chief and Constable Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison For Murder

BENTONVILLE, Arkansas — A former police chief and constable was sentenced to 30 years in prison after he admitted he shot a man to death. Grant Hardin, 48, of Garfield

No Gun Found on Victim After Fatal Shooting, Police Officers Testify in Kepler Murder Trial

The teenager fatally shot by former Tulsa Police Officer Shannon Kepler in 2014 didn’t have a gun on or near him when officers began investigating the shooting, several law enforcement

Florida Deputy Was in Uniform When he Shot Ex-Girlfriend in Back as She Walked Dog

The Florida deputy who shot his ex-girlfriend several times as she walked her dog then turned the gun on himself Thursday morning was wearing his department-issued uniform at the time

[WATCH] Body Cam Footage of Louisville Officers Firing at Man Does Not Quiet Critics

Body camera footage released after Louisville officers shot and killed a man has not convinced critics that the shooting was justified. The three videos released Tuesday show two officers firing