Newly released videos shows the death of 24-year-old Brandon Bethea, who was shocked at least three times with a stun gun and then left along for about 20 minutes – where he died. The video also contradicts some of the statements the sheriff and deputies made after the death. Jail officers said 24-year-old Brandon Bethea had threatened them and that’s why he […]
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In 2014, NPD officer Peter Liang shot and killed Akai Gurley. Officer Liang and Landau were on a ‘vertical patrol’ of a building when Officer Liang became frightened and fired his weapon in the dark. Gurley and his friend, Melissa Butler, were standing in the stairwell, two floors below them, when Gurley was shot in the chest by a ricocheting […]
The Madison, Wisconsin, cop who shot and killed unarmed teenager Tony Terrell Robinson Jr. won’t face charges, the prosecutor said Tuesday. Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne called the shooting of Robinson, 19, on March 6 by Officer Matt Kenny a “lawful use of deadly police force,” saying that Robinson had Xanax, mushrooms and marijuana in his system and that multiple […]
A police dog tears apart an unarmed black man’s face while officers watch.