Posts Tagged: police shooting
An off-duty female police officer was in the right place at the right time when an armed thug attempted to rob a security guard in front of a kindergarten school in the central region of Suzano, a city in São Paulo, Brazil.
The brother of Stephon Clark, the unarmed Sacramento man who was shot dead by police, was arrested Thursday on suspicion of felony assault and vandalism.
Stevante Clark, 25, was also accused of making criminal threats and abusing a 911 emergency line.
The two Sacramento police officers who shot and killed unarmed Stephon Clark in March are already back on duty. The two cops were assigned to desk duty during an internal investigation into the police involved shooting.
A newspaper columnist is out of a part-time job after she was let go for writing a column suggesting black men should stay home at night to avoid getting shot and killed by police.
Americans with a mentally ill family member say they will not call 911 if the person has a emotional breakdown or begins to act out violently. New Yorkers fear their mentally ill family members will be shot and killed by police after an emotionally disturbed man was gunned down by cops this week.
The registered nurse who was fired for saying Stephon Clark deserved to die raised over $25,000 in donations to her GoFundMe account. Faith Linthicum was fired from her job at Kaiser Permanente’s Roseville Medical Center in Sacramento, Ca. after she shared her opinion about Clark on Facebook.com.
Retired NBA star Matt Barnes showed support at a rally for petty criminal Stephon Clark who was gunned down by police officers after he allegedly broke into cars in his grandmother’s Sacramento neighborhood last month.
Barnes attended a rally for Clark over the weekend and announced a scholarship fund for Clark’s two minor sons.
The Reverend Al Sharpton is not impressed with the White House’s response to the police overkill of an unarmed black man in Sacramento, California. 22-year-old Stephon Clark was shot 20 times after he was spotted hopping a fence into his grandmother’s backyard during a police foot chase.
The California Department of Justice is investigating the fatal police shooting of 22-year-old Stephon Clark, who was shot 20 times in his grandmother’s backyard. Police say his cell phone was mistaken for a gun.