The conviction earlier this month of ex-police officer Michael Slager, who was sentenced to a 20 year in prison for the murder of Walter Scott , marks a rare instance where a police officer has been found guilty of murder for the shooting of an unarmed civilian. Despite the conviction in his case,
Officials released the video days after the Minnesota police officer who fatally shot Castile was acquitted in the man's death.
Bethany Mota says she was only 12 years old when she was bullied online and photos from her MySpace page were used against her.
Shelby shot and killed Terence Crutcher, an unarmed black man in Tulsa, Oklahoma; people are outraged she has been exonerated.
Protesters in downtown Tulsa block an intersection after Oklahoma police officer Betty Jo Shelby acquitted of first-degree manslaughter in 2016 shooting of Terence Crutcher.
A white police officer was found not guilty on Wednesday in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in the 2016 shooting death of an unarmed black man About 100 demonstrators gathered near the courthouse where a jury acquitted Tulsa police officer Betty Shelby of first-degree manslaughter charges in the 2016 shooting of
A manslaughter trial is underway for Betty Shelby, a white Tulsa police officer accused of fatally shooting Terence Crutcher, an unarmed black man. Shelby, 43, shot and killed Crutcher, 40, after approaching him on the street on Sept. 16 after his car broke down. Video shows him walking away from
The former Milwaukee police officer accused of fatally shooting Sylville Smith, who his family said battled mental health issues, was charged today with first-degree reckless homicide. Dominique Heaggan-Brown is accused of the shooting death of Smith on Saturday, Aug. 13. Milwaukee police tussled
Prosecutors decided today not to file criminal charges against Brentley Vinson, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer who shot Keith Lamont Scott in September. Mecklenburg County District Attorney Andrew Murray said in a press conference that Vinson "acted lawfully," and declared that the
A judge has ordered the Tulsa police officer who shot and killed a 40-year-old black man in September to stand trial for manslaughter, according to the Tulsa County District Attorney's Office Officer Betty Shelby appeared in court for a preliminary hearing Tuesday, where Judge Deborrah Ludi-Leitch