“This was a very tragic situation that did not have to occur,” Atlanta police Deputy Chief Charles Hampton Jr. told reporters Monday.
The officers were planning to arrest the man's son in Hardwick, Vermont, last week.
The unidentified man is thought to be the person who shot a 27-year-old man to death and wounded a 70-year-old man as the train departed the Forest Hill station.
As COVID-19 spreads throughout ICE facilities nationwide, the public health crisis of the coronavirus has compromised the U.S. immigration detention system endangering medically vulnerable detained individuals and staff.
The police response to the Texas school massacre is being probed in at least three investigations.
Documents and surveillance video show police held back until additional protective gear arrived, more than an hour later.
Mounting evidence shows the agency has looked the other way in the face of beatings of mostly Black men, including the deadly 2019 arrest of Ronald Greene.
The judge overseeing the remaining case against two former Minneapolis police officers charged in George Floyd’s killing has ordered that the trial be delayed until January to improve prospects for a fair trial.
An assistant manager at Tops Supermarket called police begging for help. A dispatcher allegedly told her to stop whispering, then hung up the phone.
Louisiana lawmakers are asking Gov. John Bel Edwards and his top attorneys to testify before a bipartisan committee investigating allegations of a cover-up in the deadly 2019 arrest of Ronald Greene.