By JIM SALTER, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) 09/16— Hundreds of people protesting the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the fatal shooting of black man following a high-speed chase marched for hours in mostly peaceful demonstrations,Read more »
JULIET LINDERMAN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 09/13 — The U.S. Department of Justice said Tuesday it won’t bring federal civil rights charges against six Baltimore police officers involved in the arrest and in-custody death of Freddie Gray,Read more »
CLEVELAND (AP) 09/10 — A man who struck and killed an Ohio state trooper along an interstate in Cleveland has been sentenced to a year in jail after being convicted of misdemeanor charges.Read more »
TULSA, Okla. (AP) 08/10 — A white former Tulsa police officer who resigned after being acquitted of manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man is going to work for the sheriff’s office in a neighboring county.
By AMY FORLITI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 07/11 — The Minnesota police officer who was acquitted in last year’s fatal shooting of black motorist Philando Castile will receive $48,500 as he leaves the suburban department that employed him at the time of the killing,
AMY FORLITI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 06/26 — The mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last year, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement in his death,
STEVE KARNOWSKI and AMY FORLITI, Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) 06/17 — A Minnesota police officer was cleared Friday in the fatal shooting of Philando Castile,
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 05/20 — The family of a black 13-year-old boy fatally shot by a white Columbus police officer after a suspected robbery last year said it is “completely dissatisfied”
JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS, Associated Press TULSA, Okla. (AP) 05/18 — A jury on Wednesday acquitted a white Oklahoma police officer who says she fired out of fear last year when she killed an unarmed black man with his hands held above his head.
BOSTON (AP) 04/21 — Boston University researchers will study Aaron Hernandez’s brain to determine if the former NFL star suffered from the same degenerative brain disease as Hall of Famer Junior Seau and former Bears defensive back Dave Duerson,
MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press CLEVELAND (AP) 04/15 — The new county prosecutor in Cleveland appears to have left open the possibility he might not pursue misdemeanor criminal charges against five Cleveland police supervisors for failing to control a high-speed chase in 2012 that ended with two unarmed black people fatally shot in a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire.
JOSH REPLOGLE, Associated Press WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) 03/07 — Casey Anthony knows that much of the world believes she killed her 2-year-old daughter,
ANDREW SELSKY, Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) 10/29 — The stunning acquittal of seven people who occupied a federal wildlife sanctuary in Oregon during an armed standoff raised fears Friday that the verdict could embolden other militant groups in a long-running dispute over government-owned Western lands.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) 10/28 — In a case sure to rouse strong feelings about control of Western lands, a jury found the leaders of the armed group that took over a national wildlife refuge in rural Oregon not guilty of conspiracy and possession of firearms at a federal facility.