Philadelphia erupted into citywide riots after the police officer who shot and killed Eddie Irizarry was acquitted.
An 11-year-old boy was shot in the chest by a Mississippi police officer who was responding to the 911 call the boy made to help his mother in a domestic dispute. Aderrien Murry suffered the gunshot wound after the officer asked him to come out. The officer is currently on paid administrative leave.
Donovan Lewis, a 20-year-old Columbus, Ohio man, was shot and killed by police who attempted to serve an arrest warrant.
Prosecutors in Kent County, Michigan have charged Grand Rapids Police Officer Christopher Schurr with second-degree murder for his role in the shooting death of Congolese immigrant Patrick Lyoya during a traffic stop in April.
Garrett Rolfe will not possess a firearm or work on the streets and is reportedly working to get back to his position fully.
Florida Rep. Val Demings Defends, a former police chief, weighs in on the officer-related shooting that tragically killed Ma’Khia Bryant in Columbus, Ohio last week.
Ma'Khia Bryant, a 16-year-old Columbus girl, was shot several times by police responding to an incident on Tuesday (April 20).
Across Twitter, many are speaking out against the shooting and some are saying that the officers did little to de-escalate the violent confrontation.
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San Luis Obispo County Sheriff Ian Parkinson said via a statement that the man shot dead engaged in a shootout and was a gang member.