Betty Shelby's lawyer said it was important for the "smear" on her name to be removed from public view.
Prosecutors know the odds are stacked against them in convicting cops who kill.
The shooting, which was caught on video, showed Crutcher had his hands above his head moments before he was shot.
“I saw a threat and I used the force I felt necessary to stop a threat,” she told CBS.
Billie, Billie, Billie See how you beat me so Billie, Billie, Billie Promise to protect me though Love don't leave no bruise
White silence is violence.
You can be pro-police, humane, and just all at once. You can expect better of your country. You must. And if you don't, then you cannot truly claim any lives matter, Black or blue.
Basic logic: The people who are part of the group doing the wrong need to be the first to step up and make clear they want the wrong to stop. Then they take steps to stop it.
The man appeared to have his hands in the air before being shot.
How do you protect yourself from flying fists, choking hands, disabling electrified darts and killing bullets? How do you defend yourself against individuals who have been indoctrinated into believing that they are superior to you, that their word is law, and that they have the power to take your life?