LONDON — A London police officer was arrested and charged with rape on Sunday, just days after another officer was sentenced for the killing of…View More London Police Officer Charged With Rape Amid Trust Crisis
George Holliday, the plumber who fortuitously videotaped the nighttime traffic stop in which Los Angeles police officers beat the Black motorist Rodney G. King in…View More George Holliday, Who Taped Police Beating of Rodney King, Dies at 61
NAIROBI, Kenya — Scrutiny of police enforcement of coronavirus rules in Kenya has gained urgency after the deaths in custody of two brothers who were…View More Deaths in custody of two brothers fuel anger over Covid enforcement in Kenya.
Derek Chauvin, 45, had been a police officer with the Minneapolis Police Department for more than 19 years before George Floyd’s death. During that time,…View More What do we know about Derek Chauvin?
The driver of a pickup truck hit a group of cyclists at a bicycle race in Show Low, Ariz., on Saturday, seriously injuring six people…View More Police Shoot Driver Who Struck Cyclists at Arizona Bike Race
A Honolulu police officer has been charged with second-degree murder in what prosecutors called the unjustified fatal shooting of a 16-year-old boy after a high-speed…View More Honolulu Police Officer Is Charged With Murder in the Shooting of a 16-Year-Old
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