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A former Minneapolis police officer was found guilty of 3rd-degree felony murder in the shooting death of an unarmed woman who had called 911 to report a possible rape behind her home. Justine Damond, an Australian-American resident, was unarmed and wearing pajamas when Mohamed Noor shot her in an alley behind her home.

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Jason Van Dyke

Jason Van Dyke, the former Chicago officer who fatally shot 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times was sentenced to 81 months in prison on Friday. Van Dyke was found guilty of 2nd-degree murder in October - more than four years after Laquan's death.

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Botham Jean, Amber Guyger

A Dallas cop who shot an accountant in his own apartment says she fired at a "large silhouette" of a man she believed was an intruder in her darkened apartment. Amber Guyger was charged with manslaughter Sunday in the shooting death of Botham Shem Jean, 26, who was killed at his apartment door.

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Botham Jean, Amber Guyger

A Dallas police officer has been charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of a 26-year-old accountant. An independent investigation by the Texas Rangers determined there was enough evidence to charge Officer Amber Guyger, who shot Botham Shem Jean at his own apartment door on Friday, Sept. 7.

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Botham Shem Jean

A Dallas police officer faces a manslaughter charge after she shot and killed a 26-year-old man when she walked into the wrong unit in her apartment building. The District Attorney's office and the Texas Rangers have been called in to help with the investigation.

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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.

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Faith Linthicum

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.

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Matt Barnes

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.

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Rev Al Sharpton Stevante Clark

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.

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Stephon Clark

Sacramento police locked all entrances to the Golden 1 Center after demonstrators swarmed the arena to protest the police shooting of Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man.

Dozens of protesters surrounded the arena shouting “black lives matter,” and "join us or go home!"

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Mayor forces police chief to step down, her job may be next
 
Police Chief Janne Harteau Mayor Betsy Hodges

A search warrant reveals 40-year-old Justine Damond (née Ruszczyk) was shot to death after she "slapped" the back of a patrol car. The search warrant notes that, after Damond slapped the patrol car, "the female became deceased in the alley."

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