Neither Taylor nor Walker were the specific targets of the investigation as police did not find drugs in the home. However, police arrested Walker on attempted murder charges, accusing him of wounding an officer.
After three officers confronted Blake, the unarmed father walked to a vehicle where his children were sitting inside. As he tried to enter, one officer shot him 7 times in the back.
When the police tried to put Floyd in the back of a police vehicle, he warned them that he was claustrophobic. Floyd was ultimately forced to the ground.
Former officer Garrett Rolfe is officially facing 11 counts, including felony murder and aggravated assault, criminal damage to property and violations to his oath of office.
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Sued By Fired Atlanta Officers Who Used Excessive Force On Two College Students
The two officers claimed they were fired without a proper investigation and that their use of force was lawful.
‘Run Them Over’: NYPD Investigates Police Scanner Audio Exposing Desire For Violence Against Protesters
The conversations occurred after an individual called in and complained about being stuck because of a march.
He shared in a post that he was “disgruntled and unsettled” at the killing of George Floyd.
Both were stun gunned and one was dragged out of a car in a "forceful" manner.
Taylor’s death was not caught on film unlike many of the other high-profile deaths of Black men and women at the hands of police that have generated similar protests.
George Floyd & Derek Chauvin Worked Overlapping Security Shifts At Same Minneapolis Nightclub; New Evidence Reveals
It is unconfirmed whether they actually knew each other despite working at the same location for about a year.
The new video captured from another angle shows the other side of the Minneapolis police vehicle where Floyd’s arrest is taking place.
Man Who Plead For Cops To Get Off Of George Floyd Becomes Emotional While Recounting His Last Moments
He can be heard pleading with cops to get off of Floyd in the video. However, they completely ignored their pleas.
I can’t watch the video, the still shots are too much for Me. Reading his last words are too much to bear. “I can’t breathe”, I read the words in the voice of Alton Sterling, then again in the voice of Eric Garner.
An Akron, Ohio county medical examiner has ruled the death of a teen found shot in the back of a police cruiser last week, a suicide.
The New Jersey State Assembly has passed a bill requiring school children be taught "mutual cooperation and respect" when interacting with police as a part of social studies class.
According to a recent report, Americans suffering from a mental illness are sixteen times more likely to be killed during a police encounter.
What's up with the hypocritical reactions from the Black community regarding the deaths of Korryn Gaines and Alton Sterling?
In Baltimore where there's already a powder keg of emotions over police brutality, this incident could relight a fuse many are eager to extinguish.
With no indictment against the officers who shot Tamir Rice and the Affluenza Teen given a chance to escape to Mexico after killing four people, it's easy to see why people are continually fed up with the judicial system.
These are just the stories of 10 trials in which former officers have been convicted just this year of crimes against the very people they have sworn to serve and protect.
While on the ground you could see his body jerk as more bullets flew into him. 16 bullets entered his body in total. Officer Van Dyke was charged with first-degree murder and has been ordered held without bail at least until Monday.
Quentin Tarantino is being bullied by Police Unions over his participation in an anti-police brutality rally that was held in New York City.
According to an online database that keeps track of police killings in the United States; as of October 22nd, 2015; 966 people have been killed by cops this year alone.
Police brutality rears its ugly head once again, this time at Philadelphia's Puerto Rican Day Parade.
An NYPD cop whose wife called 911 for help against a gang of thugs says he was brutally…
Violent protests erupted in Oakland with stores damaged and dozens arrested after a Los Angeles jury convicted a…
With the advent of cruiser cams, law enforcement in the U.S. has already been leaning toward more transparency and accountability for officers.
A grand jury on Thursday declined to indict a white police officer who shot an elderly black man in the small Louisiana town of Homer in a case that heightened racial tension and sparked protests.