police shooting

An off-duty St. Louis police officer shot and killed a fleeing teenage suspect, whom relatives claim was simply holding a sandwich, reports FOX2now.com. The shooting…

Timeline of events since the deadly police shooting of Mike Brown in Ferguson, MO. Follow NewsOne.com’s continuing coverage of the Mike Brown police shooting. For…

From the New York Times: Closing a key chapter in one of the most controversial police shootings in recent memory, New York City agreed on Tuesday to pay more than $7 million to settle a federal lawsuit filed by the family and two friends of Sean Bell, a 23-year-old black man who was fatally shot […]

VIA: CNN.com San Francisco, California — Officials have agreed to pay $1.5 million to the daughter of a man fatally shot in the back by a transit police officer on New Year’s Day 2009 in Oakland, California. A bystander’s cell-phone video of the shooting on a transit platform was widely circulated on the Internet and […]