Cop Charged with Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Former FAMU Football Player

In a rare occurrence, a police officer was arrested and charged with killing a black man -- and it didn't take riots or protests from civil rights leaders Al Sharpton or Jesse Jackson for police to take action.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer Randall Kerrick, 27, was taken into custody and charged with shooting and killing former FAMU football player Jonathan Ferrell, the Charlotte Observer reports.

Police believe Ferrell, 24, was involved in a single car crash and may have been seeking help when he pounded on a woman's door late Saturday night.

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NJ Cop charged with road rage

An off-duty New Jersey cop is being held on $1 million bond after a road rage incident ended in the death of a 36-year-old man.

Police tell MYFoxNY.com that 40-year-old Joseph Walker shot and killed Joseph Harvey Jr., of Maryland, after an altercation on the shoulder of the interstate Saturday night. Walker's wife and 3 young children -- all under the age of 7 -- were in his minivan at the time of the shooting.

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