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,
AMY FORLITI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 07/19 — The partner of a Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman who had called 911 told investigators he was startled by a loud sound near their squad car seconds before his partner fired his weapon.
AMY FORLITI and JEFF BAENEN, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 07/18 — An Australian woman who called 911 to report what she believed to be an active sexual assault was shot and killed by a Minneapolis police officer in a case that has left many relatives and neighbors searching for answers.
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.
MICHAEL TARM and DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 06/28 — Three Chicago police officers have been indicted on charges that they conspired to cover up and lie about what happened when a white police officer shot a black teenager 16 times — an incident that prompted outrage when a video of the killing was finally released.
DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) 06/25— Eight brutality lawsuits settled over the past 10 months paint a disturbing picture of a former Connecticut police officer accused of beating people while they were handcuffed and ordering his police dog to attack others who were not resisting arrest.
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.
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,
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) 06/13 — An appeals court is considering dismissing a manslaughter charge against a Florida deputy who fatally shot a black man carrying an air rifle.
DAN SEWELL, Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) 05/22 — Prosecutors, attorneys and people across the Cincinnati region have had six months to analyze and debate the hung jury result in the murder trial of a white police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man.
KEN RITTER, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 05/18 — A Las Vegas police officer used a stun gun seven times and an unapproved mixed martial arts chokehold to subdue an unarmed man who died after a foot chase through a casino,
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.
JONATHAN MATTISE and SHEILA BURKE, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 05/12 — A white Nashville police officer won’t face charges for shooting and killing an armed black man after a traffic stop in February,
JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS, Associated Press TULSA, Okla. (AP) 05/07 — Jurors hearing the manslaughter case against a white Oklahoma police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black man last year will be asked to decide whether she used appropriate force — a question that’s been put to juries around the U.S.
JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) 05/07 — Authorities who’ve charged a white suburban Dallas police officer with murder in a black teenager’s death face a tough task in getting a conviction as few of these cases go to trial and,
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.
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) 04/13 — A Colorado college student who was thrown face-first to the sidewalk by a police officer in a video that spread online says she’s still recovering from her injuries and getting death threats after her arrest.
DON BABWIN and SARA BURNETT, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 04/13 — The passenger dragged from a United flight lost two front teeth and suffered a broken nose and a concussion,
DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 04/13 — The video of a passenger being dragged by an officer from a United Express flight put an unwanted spotlight on the little-known police force that guards Chicago’s two main airports and could threaten the agency’s future.