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September 24, 2020, 4:22 PM

No charges after Delaware review of 2015 police shooting

The Delaware Attorney General’s Office is standing by an earlier decision not to charge police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a Black man in a wheelchair, following a review of new evidence in the case
September 24, 2020, 4:22 PM
September 22, 2020, 11:49 AM

Probe of Jacob Blake police shooting in final stages, says Wisconsin AG

Investigators in Wisconsin said Monday they are in the final stages of their probe of last month's shooting of Jacob Blake by a Kenosha police officer.
September 22, 2020, 11:49 AM
Probe of Jacob Blake police shooting in final stages, says Wisconsin AG
September 15, 2020, 7:13 PM

Officer charged in death of Black man taken into custody

A police officer facing manslaughter charges in the shooting death of a Black man inside a San Francisco Bay Area Walmart store was handcuffed and taken to jail following a court appearance Tuesday
September 15, 2020, 7:13 PM
September 11, 2020, 11:41 AM

4 Houston police officers fired after shooting man on the ground 21 times during alleged mental health crisis

Four Houston police officers were fired after a months-long investigation of a fatal shooting found that they were "objectively unreasonable" in discharging 21 rounds.
September 11, 2020, 11:41 AM
4 Houston cops fired for shooting man 21 times during alleged mental health crisis
September 11, 2020, 4:10 AM

4 Houston police officers fired after fatal shooting

The Houston Police Officers’ Union said that four officers have been fired after the fatal shooting of a man who had a history of mental illness and appeared to be on his knees before he was killed.
September 11, 2020, 4:10 AM
4 Houston police officers fired after fatal shooting
September 10, 2020, 7:56 PM

Union: 4 Houston police officers fired after fatal shooting

The Houston Police Officers' Union says four Houston officers have been fired following the fatal shooting of a man who had a history of mental illness and appeared to have been on his knees before he was killed
September 10, 2020, 7:56 PM
September 7, 2020, 11:58 PM

100s mourn St. Louis police officer shot in line of duty

Mourners gathered to lay to rest a Missouri officer who was fatally shot on duty
September 7, 2020, 11:58 PM
100s mourn St. Louis police officer shot in line of duty
September 6, 2020, 1:30 AM

3 fatal shootings yield no indictments for Florida officers

Three died in separate incidents that helped ignite Black Lives Matter marches.
September 6, 2020, 1:30 AM
September 4, 2020, 8:51 AM

Mayor suspends officers involved in man's suffocation death

His overlooked death happened just as the coronavirus was raging out of control.
September 4, 2020, 8:51 AM
Black father killed by Rochester police is remembered as loving
September 3, 2020, 1:36 PM

Video shows deadly deputy shooting of Black bicyclist in LA

Deputies tried to stop him for an unspecified traffic violation.
September 3, 2020, 1:36 PM
September 3, 2020, 4:21 AM

Los Angeles shooting sparks questions and protests

ABC News’ Matt Gutman reports on the shooting death of Dijon Kizzee by a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy and the calls for answers after Kizzee was stopped riding a bicycle.
September 3, 2020, 4:21 AM
Los Angeles shooting sparks questions and protests
September 2, 2020, 3:25 PM

Family of Chicago man killed by police seek video, answers

Relatives of a man fatally shot by Chicago police after gunshots were fired at an unmarked police car don’t believe he fired those shots and want to see police body camera footage of the incident
September 2, 2020, 3:25 PM
September 1, 2020, 1:00 PM

Protesters gather after LA sheriff's deputies shoot Black man during confrontation

Protesters gathered in South Los Angeles Monday night after sheriff's deputies shot and killed a Black man who they say had a handgun and was fighting with them.
September 1, 2020, 1:00 PM
Protesters gather after LA sheriff's deputies shoot Black man during confrontation
1 month ago

Kenosha shooting timeline: Tracking Kyle Rittenhouse

Using videos verified by ABC News, we tracked Kyle Rittenhouse’s actions the night of Aug. 25, two nights after Jacob Blake’s shooting sparked protests in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
1 month ago
Kenosha shooting timeline: Tracking Kyle Rittenhouse
1 month ago

St. Louis police officer, the 8th shot since June, dies from his injuries

A St. Louis police officer who was shot while responded to a call Saturday has died, the St. Louis Police Department said.
1 month ago
St. Louis police officer, the 8th shot since June, dies from his injuries
1 month ago

Rally supporting police draws scores to downtown Kenosha

Protesters have demonstrated against police brutality since last weekend.
1 month ago
1 month ago

Black man paralyzed after police shooting on healing and his advice for Jacob Blake

"It's not going to be easy ... But it is possible to still have a good life," Leon Ford, who survived a police shooting by Pittsburgh police, said.
1 month ago
Black man paralyzed after police shooting on healing and his advice for Jacob Blake
1 month ago

Lawsuit alleges excessive force in fatal police shooting

The sister of a man fatally shot by a Tennessee police officer has filed a wrongful death lawsuit in federal court alleging excessive force
1 month ago
1 month ago

Breonna Taylor's mom seeking answers in her death: 'I haven't had time to ... grieve'

Breonna Taylor was killed on March 13 when three Louisville police officers executed a no-knock search warrant, and months later her mother is still looking for answers.
1 month ago
Breonna Taylor's mom seeking answers in her death: 'I haven't had time to ... grieve'
1 month ago

Police shooting lays bare Wisconsin's deep partisan divide

The shooting by police in Wisconsin of a Black man has sparked strong words of condemnation and a call for Republicans to take action from the state’s Democratic governor, who said he stood by those who demand justice
1 month ago
1 month ago

Kenosha protesters, police clash again after Black man shot

Video posted on social media showed officers shoot the man seven times.
1 month ago
Protest erupts after Wisconsin police shoot man from behind
1 month ago

Police shoot, kill Black man outside store in Louisiana

Authorities say the man had a knife outside a convenience store in Lafayette.
1 month ago
1 month ago

Video captures fatal police shooting of Trayford Pellerin

Multiple gunshots can be heard in the cellphone video taken by a witness.
1 month ago
Video captures fatal police shooting of Trayford Pellerin
1 month ago

Protest erupts in Louisiana over police-involved fatal shooting

Demonstrators and community activists took to the streets of Lafayette in response to the death of a 31-year-old Black man, Trayford Pellerin, who was shot and killed by police officers.
1 month ago
Protest erupts in Louisiana over police-involved fatal shooting
1 month ago

Florida sheriff's office releases body camera footage of fatal police shooting outside mall

A Florida sheriff's office released body camera footage of a police-involved shooting outside a mall.
1 month ago
Sheriff's office releases footage of fatal police shooting outside mall
1 month ago

Georgia state trooper charged with murder after shooting Black man

A lawyer for the slain man’s family claims the incident started with a burned-out tail light, and that the trooper fired his weapon just seconds after forcing the driver off the road.
1 month ago
Georgia state trooper charged with murder after shooting Black man
2 months ago

North Carolina man dies in a police-involved shooting

David Brooks Jr. was identified as the person who was shot by Roxboro, North Carolina, police and died.
2 months ago
North Carolina man dies in a police-involved shooting
2 months ago

Investigation underway after man killed by police in North Carolina

David Brooks Jr., 45, died after being shot by police near a Dollar General store in Roxboro, North Carolina.
2 months ago
Investigation underway after man killed by police in North Carolina
2 months ago

2 police officers ambushed in McAllen, Texas

The officers were responding to a domestic violence call when they were shot and killed at the door of the home.
2 months ago
2 police officers ambushed in McAllen, Texas
2 months ago

2 Texas officers shot and killed

McAllen Police Chief Victor Rodriguez said the suspect, identified as Aldon Caramillo, shot himself and died on the scene.
2 months ago
2 Texas officers shot and killed
2 months ago

Autopsy results confirm Andres Guardado was shot in the back

Autopsy results confirmed that Andres Guardado was shot in the back.
2 months ago
Autopsy results confirm 18-year-old killed by deputies was shot in the back
2 months ago

Autopsy shows police shot California man in the back

An examination showed that 18-year-old Andres Guardado was shot five times.
2 months ago
Autopsy shows police shot California man in the back
2 months ago

Protesters demand reopening of Delaware police shooting

Dozens of people call for reopening the shooting of a Black man in a wheelchair.
2 months ago
3 months ago

Police: Texas cop shoots man threatening clerk with knife

Police in a Dallas suburb say an officer shot and critically injured a man after a standoff in which the man held a store clerk at knife point and threatened to kill the clerk if officers did not kill him
3 months ago
Police: Texas cop shoots man threatening clerk with knife
3 months ago

Police: Man who traded gunfire with Texas police killed self

Police in suburban Dallas say a preliminary investigation shows that a man who exchanged gunfire with suburban Dallas police officers after shooting and injuring his wife over the weekend died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound
3 months ago
Man who traded gunfire with Texas police killed self
3 months ago

2 Oklahoma police officers accused of repeatedly using stun gun against man charged with his murder

Jared Lakey, 28, died two days after he was repeatedly shot with a stun gun by the officers.
3 months ago
2 cops accused of repeatedly using stun gun on man charged with his murder
3 months ago

Police: Texas officers fatally shoot man who shot his wife

Man reportedly shot his wife and opened fire on the officers.
3 months ago
3 months ago

Officer killed, rookie in critical after shooting

David Anthony Ware is charged with first-degree murder and other charges.
3 months ago
Officer killed, rookie in critical after shooting
3 months ago

Michigan attorney general to review 2014 case where black man died at the hands of mall cops

The Michigan Attorney General's office said it will review the 2014 death of McKenzie Cochran, who was apprehended by mall cops.
3 months ago
Attorney general to review 2014 case where black man died at the hands of mall cops
3 months ago

Man killed in deputy-involved shooting

A man who authorities say was armed with a gun was shot to death by sheriff's deputies near Los Angeles on Thursday evening.
3 months ago
Man killed in deputy-involved shooting
3 months ago

Rayshard Brooks went from telling Atlanta officer about visiting mother's grave to being fatally shot: Video

Before being shot to death by an Atlanta police officer outside a fast food restaurant, Rayshard Brooks had a cordial conversation with the officers, videos show.
3 months ago
Videos show man went from speaking of visiting mom's grave to being killed by police
3 months ago

Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields resigns in wake of fatal shooting

The NAACP had called for her to step down.
3 months ago
Atlanta police chief resigns in wake of fatal shooting
3 months ago

Atlanta police officer fired after Rayshard Brooks death during confrontation at Wendy's drive-thru

A man is dead after being shot by police, reportedly following a struggle over a stun gun at a Wendy's parking lot in Atlanta.
3 months ago
Atlanta police officer fired after Rayshard Brooks death during confrontation
3 months ago

Atlanta residents outraged over police killing of black man

Police fired tear gas at demonstrators who were taking over a highway to protest the killing.
3 months ago
Atlanta residents outraged over police killing of black man
3 months ago

Man told officers he was visiting mother’s grave before fatal police shooting

Police released the body camera video from the shooting of Rayshard Brooks following a confrontation with officers.
3 months ago
Man told officers he was visiting mother’s grave before fatal police shooting
3 months ago

Gunman who targeted Paso Robles police killed; 3 officers injured

Mason James Lira is believed to have killed a homeless man.
3 months ago
Gunman who targeted Paso Robles police killed; 3 officers injured
3 months ago

Police officer fatally shoots man at Atlanta fast-food restaurant

Atlanta police shot and killed Rayshard Brooks after he allegedly resisted arrest at a Wendy's drive thru.
3 months ago
Police officer fatally shoots man at Atlanta fast-food restaurant
3 months ago

Man shot, killed by Atlanta police outside Wendy’s

A group of protesters gathered at a Wendy’s restaurant on University Avenue Saturday morning after the death of 27-year-old Rayshard Brooks.
3 months ago
Man shot, killed by Atlanta police outside Wendy’s
3 months ago

Atlanta police chief resigns after another deadly police-involved shooting

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shield’s resignation during a news conference on Saturday.
3 months ago
Atlanta police chief resigns after another deadly police-involved shooting
3 months ago

Suspect down after active shooting in Paso Robles, California

ABC’s Will Carr reports from the scene where a gunman who allegedly attacked a police station was taken down and several officers were injured.
3 months ago
Suspect down after active shooting in Paso Robles, California