Stories tagged: police shooting
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 …
Fri., June 30, 2017, 11:37 a.m.
A homicide suspect livestreamed on Facebook as he traded gunfire with police, eventually shooting a Los Angeles SWAT officer before a police round struck him, a law enforcement official said.
Tue., June 27, 2017, 3:41 p.m.
The children of a black man killed by a white police officer in Louisiana’s capital sued the city on Tuesday, claiming the shooting fit a pattern of racist behavior and …
UPDATED: Tue., June 27, 2017, 5:13 p.m.
Three Chicago police officers were indicted Tuesday on felony charges that they conspired to cover up the actions of a white police officer who shot and killed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, …
Mon., June 26, 2017, 11:34 a.m.
About 100 uniformed officers lined up outside a stadium in Everett to greet the son of a slain police officer as he graduated from high school.
UPDATED: Mon., June 26, 2017, 10:03 a.m.
The family of Philando Castile, the Minnesota man fatally shot by a police officer during a July 2016 traffic stop, reached a settlement of nearly $3 million with the city …
Sun., June 25, 2017, 6:25 p.m.
A Western Washington woman shot by police in 2014 has filed a federal lawsuit contending her civil rights were violated.