A county in South Carolina agreed on Tuesday to pay $10 million to the family of a Black man who died in January after sheriff’s…View More County Reaches $10 Million Settlement in Jailed Black Man’s Death
SACRAMENTO — One day before a Minneapolis jury convicted a former officer of murdering George Floyd, police officers answering a complaint about someone loitering in…View More An Alameda Police Officer Used His Knee to Pin Down Mario Gonzalez
CHICAGO — City officials in Chicago released body camera footage on Wednesday showing a police officer fatally shooting Anthony Alvarez, 22, after an early-morning foot…View More Chicago Releases Video of Fatal Police Shooting as Mayor Calls for Peace
An Atlanta-area sheriff with a history of legal troubles faces federal civil rights charges for ordering several detainees to be strapped to restraint chairs for…View More Georgia Sheriff Faces Civil Rights Charges Over Use of Restraint Chairs
In case after case, it took only a split second for an officer to pull the trigger. Adam Toledo, a 13-year-old in Chicago, had tossed…View More Split-Second Decisions: How a Supreme Court Case Shaped Modern Policing
Opinion | There Could Never Be a Female Andrew Yang No woman with his résumé would have a chance of becoming New York’s mayor. By…View More With Closing Arguments Finished, Chauvin’s Fate Is Now in Jury’s Hands
It happened in a flash. A deputy drew what he thought was his stun gun on a Black man who was fleeing, announcing his choice…View More At Least 15 Officers Mistook Guns for Tasers. Three Were Convicted.
MINNEAPOLIS — Daunte Wright called his mother. The tremble in his voice told her something was wrong. The police had stopped him, he told her…View More Daunte Wright Spent Final Moments Talking With His Mother
Minnesota officials on Monday identified the police officer who shot Daunte Wright as Kim Potter, a 26-year veteran of the Brooklyn Center Police Department, and…View More The officer who shot Daunte Wright is identified.
While not common, instances of police officers accidentally firing a pistol when they meant to draw their Tasers, as the police in a Minneapolis suburb…View More While not common, officers have mistaken pistols for Tasers, sometimes with deadly outcomes.
SEATTLE — When a U.S. Marshals task force killed a self-described antifa activist in Washington State in September, the Trump administration applauded the removal of…View More Police Say an Antifa Activist Likely Shot at Officers. His Gun Suggests Otherwise.
By Will Wright transcript Floyd’s Cause of Death Was Homicide, Medical Examiner Says Dr. Andrew Baker, the Hennepin County medical examiner who performed the initial…View More Takeaways from Day 10 of the Derek Chauvin trial.
When Maria Quinto-Collins started filming her son at her home in Antioch, Calif., on Dec. 23, he was already on the floor, unresponsive. In the…View More California Man Died After Police Knelt on Him for 5 Minutes, Family Says
A police officer fatally shot an Idaho man in his backyard after mistaking him for someone being sought by the police, the authorities said Monday,…View More Idaho Officer Killed Man at His Home After Mistaking His Identity, Police Say