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July 20, 2021, 3:40 AM

Maryland police give details of fatal McDonald's standoff

A Maryland police chief has provided details at a news conference three days after officers fatally shot a 21-year-old man outside a McDonald’s restaurant during an armed standoff
July 20, 2021, 3:40 AM
July 17, 2021, 11:40 PM

Maryland police kill man in 'armed standoff' at McDonald's

Police say officers in Maryland fatally shot a 21-year-old outside a McDonald’s.
July 17, 2021, 11:40 PM
July 16, 2021, 5:15 AM

Deputy indicted in shooting of man who called 911 for help

A Virginia sheriff’s deputy was indicted Thursday on a felony charge related to the shooting of a Black man at his home after he called 911 for help
July 16, 2021, 5:15 AM
July 14, 2021, 6:32 PM

Family files $30M suit over deputies' shooting of Black man

The family of an unarmed Black man who was fatally shot by sheriff’s deputies in North Carolina has filed a $30 million civil rights lawsuit
July 14, 2021, 6:32 PM
Family files $30M suit over deputies' shooting of Andrew Brown Jr.
July 14, 2021, 4:40 AM

2 police officers shot and wounded

Two Baltimore police officers are in stable condition Tuesday night after being shot while attempting to arrest a murder suspect. They exchanged fire with the suspect, who did not survive.
July 14, 2021, 4:40 AM
2 police officers shot and wounded
July 10, 2021, 8:09 PM

Chicago police identify man fatally shot by officers

The man reportedly pointed a gun at officers as they tried to arrest him.
July 10, 2021, 8:09 PM
July 2, 2021, 7:46 PM

Ex-officer pleads guilty to manslaughter; family blasts deal

The mother of a Black man fatally shot by a white former Nashville officer sobbed, screamed and knocked over a courtroom lectern as she begged a judge not to accept a plea deal she says was struck in secret without her knowledge
July 2, 2021, 7:46 PM
1 month ago

Family seeks 2nd chance at charging officer in man's death

The man's family invoked a rarely used legal process.
1 month ago
1 month ago

Sheriff: Alabama man killed after pointing gun at deputies

Authorities say an armed 20-year-old man was fatally shot during a standoff.
1 month ago
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1 dead, 12 people injured stemming from drive-by shooting spree in Arizona: Police

One person is dead and a dozen people injured after an apparent drive-by shooting spree near Phoenix, authorities said.
1 month ago
1 dead, 12 injured after random drive-by shooting spree: Police
1 month ago

Gun evidence detailed in Minneapolis task force shooting

Newly filed court documents detail gun evidence recovered from the scene of a fatal shooting of a driver during an arrest attempt by members of a federal task force in Minneapolis
1 month ago
1 month ago

Autopsy: Andrew Brown Jr. died from gunshot wound to head

The unarmed Black man was fatally shot in April by North Carolina deputies.
1 month ago
Autopsy: Andrew Brown Jr. died from gunshot to head
2 months ago

Minneapolis sees more protests after man killed by deputies

Protesters took to the streets for a fourth consecutive night.
2 months ago
Minneapolis sees more protests after man killed by deputies
2 months ago

No mass protests after Honolulu police shoot, kill Black man

There have been only some local gatherings decrying Lindani Myeni's death.
2 months ago
2 months ago

Authorities: Man killed by Minnesota deputies had fired gun

The Minneapolis Police Department said it was not involved in the shooting.
2 months ago
Unrest erupts after man fatally shot in Minneapolis arrest attempt
2 months ago

3 officers injured in shooting during apartment standoff

Two women and a child were brought out of the apartment through a window early Thursday morning.
2 months ago
3 officers injured in shooting during apartment standoff
2 months ago

Activists ask North Carolina governor to press for federal probe in fatal shooting of Andrew Brown Jr.

Activists are asking North Carolina's governor to press for federal probe in fatal shooting of Andrew Brown Jr. by deputies.
2 months ago
Activists ask governor to press for federal probe in Andrew Brown Jr. shooting
2 months ago

2 runaway children involved in police shootout

A 12-year-old boy and a 14-year-old girl opened fire from inside a house in central Florida, authorities say, after running away from a children’s group home Tuesday evening.
2 months ago
2 runaway children involved in police shootout
2 months ago

14-year-old injured in shootout with police

A 14-year-old girl and 12-year-old boy were allegedly involved in a shootout with police in Florida on Tuesday.
2 months ago
14-year-old injured in shootout with police
2 months ago

Chicago officer who fatally shot man under investigation for road rage incident

A Chicago police officer who fatally shot a man in March, is now being investigated for getting into a road rage incident.
2 months ago
Officer who fatally shot man under investigation for road rage incident
2 months ago

Man shot, killed after striking Oklahoma deputy with vehicle

A deputy fatally shot the man, who died at the scene, officials said.
2 months ago
2 months ago

Washington police officers charged in death of unarmed Black man

Three Tacoma cops are facing second degree murder and manslaughter charges in the 2020 death of Manuel Ellis, who died after being restrained by the officers.
2 months ago
Washington police officers charged in death of unarmed Black man
2 months ago

Man arrested after opening fire on officers at Texas home

Authorities say three police officers escaped major injury after they were fired upon by a man during a standoff at a home in a Dallas suburb
2 months ago
2 months ago

Newly obtained body camera video raises questions about Ronald Greene’s death

Troopers initially said that Greene died of injuries sustained in a car crash. Mounting video evidence shows them beating and using a stun gun on Greene.
2 months ago
Newly obtained body camera video raises questions about Ronald Greene’s death
2 months ago

Louisiana police release body camera footage in deadly arrest of Ronald Greene

More than two years after Ronald Greene died while in police custody, Louisiana State Police have released hours of video evidence related to his deadly arrest.
2 months ago
Police release footage showing Black man punched, stunned in deadly arrest
2 months ago

What’s next in the Andrew Brown Jr. shooting case

How the decision not to charge the deputies who shot Brown affects the federal investigation.
2 months ago
What’s next in the Andrew Brown Jr. shooting case
2 months ago

Prosecutor says no deputies will be charged in Andrew Brown Jr. shooting

No charges will be filed against North Carolina sheriff's deputies who shot and killed Andrew Brown Jr., a 42-year-old Black man whose family claims he was "executed" as he sat in his car.
2 months ago
Prosecutor says no deputies will be charged in Andrew Brown Jr. shooting
2 months ago

Prosecutor says officers were ‘justified’ in killing of Andrew Brown Jr.

Bakari Sellers, an attorney for Andrew Brown’s family, joins ABC News’ Linsey Davis to discuss the family’s reaction to the announcement and why he thinks justice was denied.
2 months ago
Prosecutor says officers were ‘justified’ in killing of Andrew Brown Jr.
2 months ago

No charges filed against deputies in fatal shooting of Andrew Brown Jr.

The North Carolina deputies who shot and killed Andrew Brown Jr. while serving a search warrant last month will not be charged after the county’s district attorney reviewed the body camera footage.
2 months ago
No charges filed against deputies in fatal shooting of Andrew Brown Jr.
2 months ago

No charges for deputies in Andrew Brown Jr. shooting, district attorney says

North Carolina prosecutor says no deputies will be charged in the police shooting of Andrew Brown Jr.
2 months ago
Prosecutor says no deputies will be charged in Andrew Brown Jr. shooting
2 months ago

4 officers injured, suspect dead in police-involved shooting

Birmingham, Alabama, police say they were met with gunfire when executing a warrant at an apartment.
2 months ago
4 officers injured, suspect dead in police-involved shooting
2 months ago

Parents of Walter Wallace Jr. demand justice and police reform in Philadelphia

Wallace was shot 10 times by police while experiencing a mental health crisis.
2 months ago
Parents of Walter Wallace Jr. demand justice and police reform in Philadelphia
2 months ago

4 police officers shot in Birmingham, Alabama, during search warrant execution

Four police officers were shot and a suspect was killed during a police search warrant execution in Alabama.
2 months ago
4 police officers shot during search warrant execution
2 months ago

$10M settlement in Andre Hill shooting case

The city of Columbus reached a $10 million settlement with Andre Hill's family.
2 months ago
$10M settlement in Andre Hill shooting case
2 months ago

Family of Andrew Brown Jr. views more video of deadly encounter

Andrew Brown Jr. was fatally shot by sheriff’s deputies in North Carolina, and his family viewed more than 18 minutes of the body camera video of the incident on Tuesday afternoon.
2 months ago
Family of Andrew Brown Jr. views more video of deadly encounter
2 months ago

Police officer fatally shot while serving search warrant

The gunman was killed at the scene after two officers returned fire on the suspect.
2 months ago
Police officer fatally shot while serving search warrant
3 months ago

Pastors rally, seek transparency in Elizabeth City shooting

Investigation into the death of a Black man who was shot in his car by deputies.
3 months ago
3 months ago

Judge limits footage that family can see of deputy shooting

Brown was shot 5 times, including in the back of the head, according to autopsy.
3 months ago
Judge limits footage that family can see of police shooting Andrew Brown Jr.
3 months ago

Nashville police officer shot during suspected 'setup'

Officers were responding to a call of a woman shot and immediately came under fire upon arrival, officials said.
3 months ago
Nashville police officer shot during suspected 'setup'
3 months ago

Police officer who shot man in car is charged with murder

A police officer in Virginia has been indicted on a murder charge in the shooting death of a man in a vehicle near a motel
3 months ago
3 months ago

Andrew Brown Jr. to be laid to rest amid protests

Brown was shot to death April 21 when multiple deputies attempted to serve an arrest warrant, officials said.
3 months ago
Andrew Brown Jr. to be laid to rest amid protests
3 months ago

Mourners attend viewing for man shot by N. Carolina deputies

Hundreds of mourners paid their respects to a North Carolina man whose shooting at the hands of sheriff’s deputies has triggered a wave of protests
3 months ago
3 months ago

Mourners honor Andrew Brown Jr. in peaceful march

Families and friends of Brown marched to a museum for a public viewing and memorial service in Elizabeth City, North Carolina.
3 months ago
Mourners honor Andrew Brown Jr. in peaceful march
3 months ago

Records: Ma'Khia Bryant's sister sought help before shooting

“I don’t want to be here no more," the girl told a police dispatcher.
3 months ago
Ma'Khia Bryant's sister sought help before shooting: Records
3 months ago

Ma'Khia Bryant's family gathers for her funeral in Ohio

Ma'Khia Bryant will be laid to rest in a funeral service at the First Church of God "The City" Friday afternoon.
3 months ago
Ma'Khia Bryant's family gathers for her funeral in Ohio
3 months ago

Missouri deputies kill man suspected of shooting officer

Authorities in eastern Missouri say law enforcement officers shot and killed a 21-year-old man who was suspected of shooting and wounding a police officer
3 months ago
3 months ago

Curfew pushed later after protests over Black man's shooting

A North Carolina city where a Black man was shot and killed by deputies said Friday it will push its curfew back by several hours each night after a week of generally peaceful protests
3 months ago
Curfew made later after protests over Andrew Brown Jr. shooting
3 months ago

4 killed, including 2 deputies, during 13-hour standoff at North Carolina home

Two North Carolina sheriff's deputies were shot and killed, as well as two civilians, during a standoff.
3 months ago
4 killed, including 2 deputies, during 13-hour standoff
3 months ago

2 North Carolina sheriff’s deputies killed in ambush

Deputies in Watauga County, North Carolina, were called to make a welfare check and two were gunned down by a man inside the house on Wednesday morning.
3 months ago
2 North Carolina sheriff’s deputies killed in ambush
3 months ago

4 killed including 2 deputies during 13-hour standoff

Sgt. Chris Ward and K-9 Deputy Logan Fox were killed when conducting a welfare check in a North Carolina home.
3 months ago
4 killed including 2 deputies during 13-hour standoff