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
Six more Houston police officers were indicted on Monday — including one on a murder charge — in connection with a botched raid in 2019…View More 6 More Houston Police Officers Charged After Fatal 2019 Raid
PARIS — Video of police officers beating a Black man in Paris caused an outcry in France on Thursday, fueling criticism of a new bill…View More Video of Police Beating Black Man in Paris Fuels Debate on Filming Officers
The authorities are investigating the fatal shooting by a Florida sheriff’s deputy of two Black teenagers who were in a moving car during an encounter…View More Fatal Shooting of 2 Black Teenagers by Florida Deputy Is Under Investigation
A grand jury in Indianapolis decided not to indict a police officer who in May fatally shot a 21-year-old man who the police said had…View More No Charges for Indianapolis Officer Who Fatally Shot Man After Chase
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A grand jury weighing evidence in one of the country’s most contentious police shootings indicted a former Louisville police detective on charges…View More Fired Officer Is Indicted in Breonna Taylor Case; Protesters Wanted Stronger Charges
The man, Daniel Prude, suffocated to death in March after he was detained by officers. By Michael Wilson, Troy Closson, Jesse McKinley and Sarah Maslin…View More 7 Rochester Police Officers Suspended in Death of Black Man Whom They Hooded
SANTIAGO, Chile — Brandon Gonzalez, 19, marched with a group of protesters down the main artery of this Andean capital on Oct. 28 when riot…View More A Bullet to the Eye Is the Price of Protesting in Chile
Earlier this year, aides to President Trump, who was raging in frustration at his inability to control the country’s border with Mexico, talked him out…View More Opinion | Will the Supreme Court Stand Up for an Unarmed Mexican Teenager Shot by a Border Agent?