By JIM SALTER and SUMMER BALLENTINE, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) 09/19 — Protesters chanting “free our people” gathered outside the jail in downtown St.
By JIM SALTER and SUMMER BALLENTINE, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) 09/18 — A racially mixed crowd of demonstrators locked arms and marched quietly through downtown St.
By JIM SALTER and SUMMER BALLENTINE, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) 09/17 — Protests turned violent for a second night near St. Louis following the acquittal of a white former police officer in the fatal shooting of a black man,Read more »
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 »
SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 08/29 — Local police departments will soon have access to grenade launchers, high-caliber weapons and other surplus U.S. military gear after President Donald Trump signed an order Monday reviving a Pentagon program that civil rights groups say inflames tensions between officers and their communities.
MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 08/16 — Los Angeles police officers acted within department policy when they fatally shot an 18-year-old man last year,
BRIAN WITTE and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) 08/15 — A Virginia police chief said he “absolutely” regrets violence that erupted over the weekend when dozens of white nationalists,
DAKE KANG and SARAH RANKIN, Associated Press CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) 08/15 — The driver charged with killing a woman at a white nationalist rally in Virginia was previously accused of beating his mother and threatening her with a knife,
DAKE KANG and DAN SEWELL, Associated Press FLORENCE, Ky. (AP) 08/14 — The young man accused of plowing a car into a crowd of people protesting a white supremacist rally was fascinated with Nazism,
SARAH RANKIN, Associated Press CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) 08/13 — A car rammed into a crowd of protesters and a state police helicopter crashed into the woods Saturday as tension boiled over at a white supremacist rally.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) 08/13 — The Latest on the white nationalist rally being held in Charlottesville (all times local): 11:54 p.m. Three more men have been arrested in connection to the violent clashes between white supremacists and counter-protesters in Charlottesville.
DAN SEWELL, Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) 07/19 — A white university police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop won’t face a third murder trial,
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,
CHICAGO (AP) 06/29 — A judge says statements a Chicago police officer made to a detective shortly after fatally shooting a black teenager can be used by prosecutors at the officer’s murder trial.
TOM FOREMAN Jr., Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) 06/28 — A review board Tuesday found “substantial evidence of error” in a North Carolina police department’s decision that the fatal shooting of a black man by an officer last year was justified and scheduled another hearing on the matter in August.
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,
DAN SEWELL, Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) 06/24 — A second mistrial was declared Friday in the case of a white University of Cincinnati officer who killed an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop.
IVAN MORENO, Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) 06/22 — A Milwaukee jury needed less than two days of deliberations to acquit a former police officer in the on-duty shooting of a black man last year that sparked two nights of violence on the city’s north side.
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,