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November 30, 2023, 12:33 AM

Opening arguments begin in trial of 2 paramedics charged in connection with Elijah McClain's death

Jeremy Cooper and Peter Cichuniec were the Aurora Fire and Rescue paramedics who injected McClain with 500 milligrams (mg) of ketamine on Aug. 24, 2019.
November 30, 2023, 12:33 AM
Opening arguments begin in paramedics' trial in connection to Elijah McClain's death
November 29, 2023, 10:23 PM

Officers involved in Jayland Walker death cleared of departmental wrongdoing

Officers involved in Jayland Walker's death have been cleared of departmental policy and procedural wrongdoing.
November 29, 2023, 10:23 PM
Officers involved in Jayland Walker's death cleared of wrongdoing in investigation
November 29, 2023, 12:58 AM

Texas city approves $3.5 million for child who witnessed aunt's fatal shooting by officer

A Texas city has approved a $3.5 million settlement for a child who witnessed his aunt being fatally shot through a window of her home by a police officer four years ago
November 29, 2023, 12:58 AM
November 19, 2023, 6:54 PM

Alabama police chief says department policies violated in fatal shooting of Black man outside home

An Alabama police chief says he believes department policies were violated when an officer shot and killed a man in his front yard during a dispute with a tow truck driver
November 19, 2023, 6:54 PM
Police chief: Policies violated in fatal shooting of Black man outside home
November 18, 2023, 12:38 AM

6 Colorado officers charged with failing to intervene during fatal standoff

Six more Colorado law enforcement officers have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old man suffering a mental health crisis last year
November 18, 2023, 12:38 AM
6 Colorado officers charged with failing to intervene during fatal standoff
November 6, 2023, 3:34 AM

Off-duty US Park Police officer charged in fatal shooting of colleague: Officials

An off-duty U.S. Park Police officer was arrested Sunday and charged in the fatal shooting of a colleague inside a McLean, Virginia, apartment, authorities said.
November 6, 2023, 3:34 AM
US Park Police officer kills colleague with gun he thought was unloaded: Officials
1 month ago

Judge reinstates murder charge against Philadelphia cop

A judge has reinstated all charges, including murder, against former Philadelphia police officer Mark Dial in the fatal shooting of Eddie Irizarry.
1 month ago
Judge reinstates murder charge against Philadelphia cop
1 month ago

Son of Nashville’s police chief named top suspect in officer shooting

Tennessee police issued a statewide alert for suspect John Drake Jr. on Saturday after two officers were shot while investigating a vehicle theft.
1 month ago
Son of Nashville’s police chief named top suspect in officer shooting
1 month ago

Georgia deputy fatally shoots man during traffic stop

Body camera footage released by the Camden County Sheriff’s office shows the moment a Georgia man, who previously spent 16 years wrongfully imprisoned, was shot and killed during a traffic stop.
1 month ago
Georgia deputy fatally shoots man during traffic stop
1 month ago

Bodycam video released in fatal police shooting of exonerated man in Georgia

The Camden County, Georgia, Sheriff's Office has released the dashboard camera and body camera footage of the fatal police shooting of 53-year-old Leonard Allan Cure.
1 month ago
Georgia bodycam video released in fatal police shooting of exonerated man
1 month ago

Trial begins for 3rd officer charged in connection with Elijah McClain's death

The second trial in connection with the death of 23-year-old Elijah McClain following an altercation with Aurora, Colorado, police began Tuesday.
1 month ago
Trial begins for 3rd officer charged in connection with Elijah McClain's death
2 months ago

Elijah McClain's mother responds after jury convicts 1 officer in connection with his death

The jury has convicted one officer in the first trial connected to 2019 death of 23-year-old Elijah McClain.
2 months ago
Elijah McClain's mother responds jury convicts 1 officer in his death
2 months ago

Footage of deadly police shootout released

New body camera video showed a deadly shootout between deputies and a retired police officer at a popular biker bar in southern California.
2 months ago
Footage of deadly police shootout released
2 months ago

3 officers shot in Philadelphia while responding to 911 call about a domestic shooting

Three Philadelphia police officers were shot Wednesday night while responding to a 911 call about a shooting at a home, officials said.
2 months ago
3 officers shot in Philadelphia while responding to 911 call about domestic shooting
2 months ago

Charges dropped for police officer charged in fatal shooting: Report

A judge dismissed the case against a former Philadelphia police officer Mark Dial who had been charged with murder in connection to the death of Eddie Irizarry, according to WPVI.
2 months ago
Charges dropped for police officer charged in fatal shooting: Report
2 months ago

Los Angeles sheriff's deputy dies after being shot in patrol vehicle, office says

Deputy Ryan Clinkunbroomer, 30, was "shot in his patrol car," law enforcement officials said.
2 months ago
Los Angeles sheriff's deputy dies after being shot in patrol vehicle, office says
2 months ago

Suspect arrested in shooting of sheriff's deputy

The suspect in Deputy Ryan Clinkunbroomer's shooting allegedly barricaded himself inside a house for several hours before his arrest, police said.
2 months ago
Suspect arrested in shooting of sheriff's deputy
3 months ago

Ta'Kiya Young's grandmother pushes for justice for pregnant mom shot by police

Nadine Young, the grandmother of the pregnant woman shot by Ohio police last month, speaks with ABC News Live.
3 months ago
Ta'Kiya Young's grandmother pushes for justice for pregnant mom shot by police
3 months ago

Family of pregnant Ta'kiya Young seek answers after fatal police shooting

ABC News' Linsey Davis spoke to attorney Sean Walton and Nadine Young, grandmother of Ta'kiya Young, whose fatal shooting by an Ohio police officer was captured on body camera video.
3 months ago
Family of pregnant Ta'kiya Young seek answers after fatal police shooting
3 months ago

Philadelphia officer who shot Eddie Irizarry charged with murder: DA

The Philadelphia police officer who shot and killed a man sitting in his car last month surrendered to authorities Friday morning on murder charges.
3 months ago
Philadelphia officer who shot Eddie Irizarry charged with murder: DA
3 months ago

Police bodycam footage of the shooting death of Eddie Irizarry released

The 27-year-old officer was charged with murder in the fatal shooting of a motorist in Philadelphia.
3 months ago
Police bodycam footage of the shooting death of Eddie Irizarry released
3 months ago

Video released of fatal police shooting as officer is charged with murder

The Philadelphia police officer who shot and killed a man sitting in his car last month surrendered to authorities Friday morning on murder charges.
3 months ago
Video released of fatal police shooting as officer is charged with murder
3 months ago

Police in Ohio release body camera video showing officer fatally shooting pregnant woman Ta'Kiya Young

Blendon Township police released video showing one of its officers fatally shooting a woman who accelerated her car towards the officer after allegedly stealing.
3 months ago
Police release body camera video showing officer fatally shooting pregnant woman
3 months ago

Body camera footage shows moment officers shot and killed pregnant mother

Ohio officials released the footage of the deadly shooting and now her family is calling for the officer to be indicted.
3 months ago
Body camera footage shows moment officers shot and killed pregnant mother
3 months ago

Body camera footage in fatal shooting of pregnant woman released

Ohio police released the footage that showed the fatal officer encounter with Ta’Kiya Young before she was shot.
3 months ago
Body camera footage in fatal shooting of pregnant woman released
3 months ago

Bodycam footage released in Ohio police shooting of pregnant woman

ABC News contributor Bernarda Villalona talks about the death of 21-year-old Ta’Kiya Young.
3 months ago
Bodycam footage released in Ohio police shooting of pregnant woman
3 months ago

Cops engage in standoff with gunman in Pittsburgh

A gunman allegedly opened fire in the Garfield neighborhood after being served with an eviction notice, according to authorities.
3 months ago
Cops engage in standoff with gunman in Pittsburgh
3 months ago

New footage released in Philly cop's shooting

The video contradicts what police said happened during a traffic stop involving Eddie Irizarry.
3 months ago
New footage released in Philly cop's shooting
3 months ago

Video released of Philadelphia officer shooting and killing 27-year-old man

The city of Philadelphia and a veteran police officer Mark Dial could be facing a wrongful death lawsuit.
3 months ago
Video released of Philadelphia officer shooting and killing 27-year-old man
3 months ago

Video shows deadly ambush of police officer

Officials released body camera footage of the incident that occurred last month in Fargo, North Dakota.
3 months ago
Video shows deadly ambush of police officer
3 months ago

Family demands body camera footage after officer-involved shooting

Eddie Irizarry, 27, was fatally shot by police while inside his car on Monday.
3 months ago
Family demands body camera footage after officer-involved shooting
4 months ago

2 officers injured in shooting in Orlando, suspect dead: Police

Two officers were injured on Friday in Orlando, Florida, after stopping a vehicle allegedly connected to a Miami homicide, police said.
4 months ago
Suspect dead after 2 officers injured in shooting
4 months ago

Former Ohio officer charged in fatal shooting of unarmed man

Ricky Anderson has been charged with murder after allegedly shooting Donovan Lewis in his bed on Aug. 22, 2022.
4 months ago
Former Ohio officer charged in fatal shooting of unarmed man
4 months ago

Police officer Ricky Anderson charged with murder for shooting Black man in his bed

Former Columbus, Ohio, police officer Ricky Anderson has been indicted on charges of murder and reckless homicide.
4 months ago
Police officer charged with murder for shooting Black man in his bed
4 months ago

Cops engage in shooting standoff on highway

Authorities say a man and a woman took a truck driver hostage.
4 months ago
Cops engage in shooting standoff on highway
4 months ago

1 police officer dead, 2 other cops in critical condition in North Dakota shooting

Police in Fargo, North Dakota, say one of their own was killed in a shooting Friday, an incident that also critically injured two other officers and two civilians.
4 months ago
1 police officer dead, 2 other cops in critical condition in North Dakota shooting
5 months ago

Indiana sheriff’s deputy dead after alleged assault: Police

John Durm, 61, was transporting suspect Orlando Mitchell, 34, to the Adult Detention Center when the attack occurred.
5 months ago
Indiana sheriff’s deputy dead after alleged assault: Police
5 months ago

Indiana police officer shot dead while responding to call at hospital

Sgt. Heather Glenn was shot and killed while responding to a disturbance at a hospital early Monday, authorities said.
5 months ago
Indiana police officer shot dead while responding to call at hospital
5 months ago

Beloved Indiana police Sgt. Heather Glenn shot dead while responding to disturbance at hospital

The incident began on Sunday when Tell City Sgt. Heather Glenn investigated a domestic dispute between a woman and Sean Hubert, Indiana State Police said.
5 months ago
Beloved Indiana police Sgt. Heather Glenn shot dead while responding to disturbance
5 months ago

Unrest in Paris as funeral takes place for teen killed by police

Rage in the streets of France after police killed a 17-year-old during a traffic stop. The government is hoping that a massive deployment of police officers will cut down on rioting.
5 months ago
Unrest in Paris as funeral takes place for teen killed by police
5 months ago

Dramatic body camera video released as grand jury refuses to indict officer who killed mass shooter at Texas mall

As a Texas grand jury declined to indict the police officer who killed a mass shooter in May, authorities released body camera video of the incident.
5 months ago
Video released as grand jury refuses to indict officer who killed Texas mall shooter
5 months ago

Murder charges filed against 3 San Antonio police officers

The officers allegedly shot and killed a woman in an apartment, according to police.
5 months ago
Murder charges filed against 3 San Antonio police officers
5 months ago

Jayland Walker family files lawsuit against city of Akron, police officers

Jayland Walker's family has filed a lawsuit against the city of Akron and members of the Akron Police Department.
5 months ago
Jayland Walker family files lawsuit against city of Akron, police officers
6 months ago

Body camera video released of Colorado police shooting

Police in Colorado chased down and fatally shot a 14-year old robbery suspect. His family is demanding answers and accountability.
6 months ago
Body camera video released of Colorado police shooting
6 months ago

Body camera footage released after 14-year-old boy shot and killed by officer

Police in Colorado have released graphic body camera footage after an officer fatally shot a teenager following an alleged convenience store robbery.
6 months ago
Body camera footage released after 14-year-old boy shot and killed by officer
6 months ago

Police release body cam footage after 14-year-old boy shot and killed by officer

Jor'Dell Richardson was fatally shot in Aurora, Colorado, on June 1.
6 months ago
Police release body cam footage after 14-year-old boy shot and killed by officer
6 months ago

West Virginia state trooper shot and killed, suspect in custody: Authorities

Sgt. Cory Maynard was fatally wounded, according to West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice.
6 months ago
West Virginia state trooper shot and killed, suspect in custody: Authorities
6 months ago

Indianola mayor urges 'patience' amid probe into police shooting of 11-year-old boy

Ken Featherstone, the mayor of Indianola, Mississippi, urged his community to "trust the process" amid a probe into the police shooting of 11 year-old Aderrien Murry.
6 months ago
Indianola mayor urges 'patience' amid probe into police shooting of 11-year-old boy
6 months ago

Boy speaks out after being shot by police; suit says he was shot without warning

Aderrien Murry, the 11 year-old boy who was shot by police after calling 911, spoke out about the harrowing experience in an exclusive interview with ABC News.
6 months ago
Boy speaks out after being shot by police; suit says he was shot without warning
6 months ago

11-year-old shot by police officer after calling 911 speaks from Mississippi home

In an ABC News exclusive, the boy describes what happened and what it felt like getting shot in the chest.
6 months ago
11-year-old shot by police officer after calling 911 speaks from Mississippi home