Police Shooting

Police fatally shot a lawful gun owner who'd done nothing wrong and was in her own home. Why hasn't the NRA come to her defense?
When nowhere is safe, how can Black people survive?
Officer Aaron Dean was arrested after he fatally shot the 28-year-old Black woman who was inside her own house. He was later released from jail.
Police have identified the officer as Aaron Dean, and officials said he may face criminal charges.
A white Fort Worth, Texas, police officer fatally shot the 28-year-old Black woman in her own home while conducting a wellness check.
Joshua Brown, a key witness in the trial of ex-Dallas police officer Amber Guyger, was shot dead on Friday.
The new law raises the standards for police officers’ use of force.
How many African Americans have had to face this scenario — and how many have not survived it?
Shooting at a moving vehicle whose occupants are unarmed is usually a bad idea, policing experts say. But Customs and Border Protection allows it anyway in some circumstances.
Mayor and presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg has come under close scrutiny following the June 16 shooting.
The 69-year-old man, who had a history of protesting at the Tacoma Northwest Detention Center, died after officers opened fire.
Logan's family sued the city of South Bend, led by Mayor Pete Buttigieg, as well as Sgt. Ryan O'Neill, the officer who killed the 54-year-old black father.
The 2020 presidential hopeful faced questions about an officer-involved shooting in his Indiana city.
The South Bend mayor and presidential candidate issued the reminder in response to calls for transparency about the fatal police shooting of Eric Logan.
The unnamed LAPD officer fatally shot Kenneth French while he was shopping, claiming self-defense. A relative called French a "gentle giant."
Armed officers and an angry crowd faced off late Wednesday after reports that at least one man was fatally shot by authorities in north Memphis.
Wanda Johnson, the mother of the 22-year-old father and victim of a fatal police shooting, said her son “did not die in vain.”
Native Americans and Latinos are shot by police at a disproportionately high rate.
Video of the shooting of Willie McCoy in California does not show whether he reached for a gun.