Stories tagged: police shooting
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 2:14 p.m.
Faith leaders in St. Louis are reaching out to try to help the area heal in the midst of racial unrest that has surfaced for the second time in three …
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 9:50 a.m.
Police in Boise say officers shot and injured a male suspect who displayed a firearm and refused police commands.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 18, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
When a former police officer was acquitted in the fatal shooting of a black suspect, protesters vowed to show their disdain by disrupting business in downtown St. Louis. They quickly …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
Protests turned violent for the second night on Saturday after the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the fatal shooting of a black man, as a …
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 10:52 a.m.
A New York City police officer hunting for a fugitive in New Jersey has accidentally shot a U.S. marshal in the foot while firing on a dog.
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 2:11 p.m.
A newly released autopsy report shows Charleena Lyles was shot seven times by Seattle police and was 14 to 15 weeks’ pregnant when she died.
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 8:11 a.m.
Officers in Kent, Washington, shot and killed a man they say dragged an officer while driving off in a stolen car.
Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 1:40 p.m.
An Idaho man accused of shooting two Bonner County sheriff’s deputies in January has been found to be mentally capable of facing the charges against him after spending time at …
Sat., July 29, 2017, 4:04 p.m.
Law enforcement officers shot and killed a 48-year-old southwest Idaho man Saturday morning.
Sat., July 22, 2017, 12:50 p.m.
A witness who was nearby when Justine Damond was fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer has been located and is cooperating, according to state investigators.
Sat., July 22, 2017, 12:45 p.m.
A prosecutor has determined that the eight law enforcement officers who fired shots at a 32-year-old southwest Idaho man were justified in using lethal force.
Fri., July 21, 2017, 4:29 p.m.
Minneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau resigned Friday amid calls for new leadership in the department following last week’s shooting death of an unarmed Australian woman by a police officer.
Fri., July 21, 2017, 2:07 p.m.
The fatal shooting of an unarmed Australian woman in Minnesota isn’t by any means the first time police in the U.S. have mistakenly killed someone who called them for help …
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017, 6:03 p.m.
The fatal shooting of an Australian woman by a Minneapolis police officer responding to her 911 call “should not have happened,” police Chief Janee Harteau said Thursday, adding that the …
UPDATED: Tue., July 18, 2017, 7:56 p.m.
An Australian woman who called 911 to report a possible assault was shot and killed by a Minneapolis police officer after the officers heard a loud sound near their squad …
Tue., July 18, 2017, 3:33 p.m.
A white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist during a Cincinnati traffic stop won’t face a third murder trial, a prosecutor announced Tuesday while saying he’s asking …
UPDATED: Tue., July 18, 2017, 3:05 p.m.
Police say an Oregon man who slit his wrists in a suicide attempt less than three weeks ago has been fatally shot by officers.
Mon., July 17, 2017, 2:48 p.m.
Justine Damond called police after hearing a sound in an alley near the home she shared with her fianci late Saturday night. But shortly after two officers arrived in her …
Mon., July 17, 2017, 10:40 a.m.
A former Oklahoma police officer is facing a fourth trial in the shooting death of his daughter’s black boyfriend.
Fri., July 14, 2017, 1:07 p.m.
A white Oklahoma police officer recently acquitted of fatally shooting an unarmed black man submitted her resignation from the Tulsa police department Friday, saying the desk job where she had …
Tue., July 11, 2017, 11:59 a.m.
The Olympia Police Department is leading a multi-agency independent investigation into Saturday’s fatal shooting of a driver by a Washington State Patrol trooper on southbound Interstate 5 in Lacey.
UPDATED: Tue., July 11, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
A sea of police in blue uniforms filled a massive Bronx movie theater and the street outside to pay tribute Tuesday to a New York City officer who was shot …
Mon., July 10, 2017, 10:15 a.m.
Three Chicago police officers have pleaded not guilty to conspiring to cover up what happened the night a white officer shot a black teenager 16 times.
UPDATED: Sun., July 9, 2017, 12:57 p.m.
Officers fatally shot a gunman who, while on a boat, fired at police and toward the shore of Bainbridge Island, about 10 miles west of Seattle across Elliott Bay in …
Sun., July 9, 2017, 8:29 a.m.
Hundreds of people have paid tribute to a New York City police officer shot and killed while sitting inside her police vehicle last week.
UPDATED: Sat., July 8, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
An Oklahoma prosecutor said Saturday that he was shocked when a judge declared a mistrial in the case of a white former Tulsa police officer who fatally shot his daughter’s …
Wed., July 5, 2017, 2:55 p.m.
A West Richland man has been shot and killed by law enforcement officers responding to reports of a domestic dispute.
UPDATED: Wed., July 5, 2017, 9:08 p.m.
A police officer was shot to death early Wednesday, ambushed inside a command post RV by an ex-convict who had ranted online about his treatment in prison and about police …
Sun., July 2, 2017, 2:36 p.m.
A former Oklahoma police officer who said he was trying to protect his daughter when he fatally shot her black boyfriend in 2014 is on trial for the third time …
Fri., June 30, 2017, 1:01 p.m.
A police officer in San Antonio died Friday of wounds suffered when he and his partner were shot by a man they intended to question about a vehicle break-in, police …