ezell ford shooting
"This is a tragedy for all involved," Police Commission President Steve Soboroff said late Tuesday. "The Ford family, my
The skin around one fatal wound in Ford's back had a "muzzle imprint," which may suggest the shot was taken at close range
Ezell did not have an easy road. He did not deserve to die. It's that simple. We have to be willing to re-pave the road that he tried to navigate.
By Alex Dobuzinskis Members of the Black Lives Matter movement, which began as a response to the 2012 shooting of a teenager
Members of the movement say they are seeking justice in the Aug. 11 shooting death of 25-year-old Ezell Ford, who a family
The autopsy report for Ezell Ford, an unarmed, mentally ill black man shot to death by Los Angeles police in August, was released by the county coroner's office Monday after the LAPD lifted an investigative hold that had blocked the report from public view for over 4 months.
The coroner's investigation ruled Ford's death a homicide by multiple gunshot wounds. Ford, 25, was killed by LAPD officers
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Thursday ordered the police department to release an autopsy report on Ezell Ford, a 25
"The Los Angeles Police officers involved in the use of lethal force in Newton Division on August 11, 2014 were Police Officer
In the Wake of the Shooting Death of Ezell Ford, the Elephant Has Outgrown the Room: It's Time to Re-Imagine Law Enforcement
The similarities between Ford's death and Michael Brown's death beg not just for answers as to why this continues to be a common occurrence, but also demand swift and permanent change.
Just days after the shooting of Michael Brown, Ezell Ford was also shot and killed by police.
Here lies a racial disparity that's difficult for honest people to ignore. How can black people openly carry a real gun when we can't even pick up a BB gun in a store without arousing suspicion? The answer in America is that the Second Amendment doesn't really apply to black people.