In front of approximately 35 people, 73-year-old Librarian, Mary Knowlton was shot dead by a Punta Gorda, Florida officer who has not yet been named.
Baltimore residents and city officials hold their breaths as the first of the officers indicted in the murder of Freddie Gray goes on trial. Officer William Porter is the first to go on trial and faces charges of Reckless Endangerment, Involuntary Manslaughter, Second-Degree Assault and Misconduct in Office. He has plead guilty and is out on $350,00 bond.
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.