Ex-Milwaukee Police Officer Not Charged in Fatal Shooting

A white Milwaukee officer who fatally shot a mentally ill black man earlier this year will not face criminal charges.
1:23 | 12/22/14

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The death of Dantre handles disease tragedy for everyone involved. My decision today and criminal charges will not be issued against officer Manny. Does not depreciate the very legitimate concerns raised in entitled law enforcement officers. Uses deadly force against a citizen. My application is look at the facts of every case like this. Analyze those facts in the context of the criminal law. And make a determination whether a crime has occurred and what that crime can be proven with evidence that would support a finding of guilt beyond a reasonable. That was my ethical obligation and the obligation of every prosecutor in this country. I can be deeply aware of the very real historical reasons for concern. I cannot be swayed by passion for prejudgment. When making these decisions regardless of how popular. Or how unpopular. That decision is and after carefully analyzing the investigation. Forensic evidence in the case law. And the conclusions of all the local use of force expert in Africa Wilson's report. Go to the conclusion in the criminal charges are not appropriate in this case. And I am releasing all the information related to this investigation. So that you the public. She all the facts related to this decision.

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