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What Kind of Gun? Conflicting Stories Emerge in Vallejo Police Shooting

July 26, 2014 | 8:00 am

What Kind of Gun? Conflicting Stories Emerge in Vallejo Police Shooting

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Police reported that Moore pointed a handgun or a rifle at police, while a neighbor said he was unarmed.

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Solano DA Concludes Controversial Vallejo Officer-Involved Shooting was Justified

July 21, 2014 | 6:17 pm

Solano DA Concludes Controversial Vallejo Officer-Involved Shooting was Justified

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But lawyer for Jeremiah Moore’s family vows lawsuit over October 2012 incident will continue.

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Parents File Expanded Civil Rights Lawsuit in Son’s Killing by Vallejo Police

April 29, 2014 | 5:46 pm

Parents File Expanded Civil Rights Lawsuit in Son’s Killing by Vallejo Police

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Suit says shooting was part of pattern of incidents involving non-threatening or disabled people.

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Scanner Audio From Police-Involved Shooting in Bernal Heights

April 16, 2014 | 6:40 pm

Scanner Audio From Police-Involved Shooting in Bernal Heights

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Slaying of Alejandro Nieto on March 21 has created new tensions between SFPD and neighborhood residents.

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Family of Man Slain by San Francisco Police Files Wrongful Death Claim

April 15, 2014 | 9:42 am

Family of Man Slain by San Francisco Police Files Wrongful Death Claim

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The parents of Alejandro Nieto, killed by police officers in Bernal Heights Park, seek unlimited damages.

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Fatal Police Shooting Raises Questions, SF Neighborhood Seeks Answers

March 31, 2014 | 10:01 am

Fatal Police Shooting Raises Questions, SF Neighborhood Seeks Answers

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Police shot Alejandro Nieto after he reportedly pointed a Taser stun gun at them in Bernal Heights Park.

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SFPD Faces Angry Questions Over Fatal Police Shooting in Bernal Heights Park

March 26, 2014 | 2:48 pm

SFPD Faces Angry Questions Over Fatal Police Shooting in Bernal Heights Park

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The man killed, 28-year-old Alejando Nieto, had a Taser for his job as a nightclub security guard.

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Pressure Mounting in Vallejo Police Fatal Shooting

September 21, 2012 | 12:36 pm

Pressure Mounting in Vallejo Police Fatal Shooting

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VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) Pressure is intensifying for an independent investigation into the fatal shooting by Vallejo police earlier this month of a man outside his home–the city’s fifth fatal officer-involved shooting since May. Vallejo Mayor Osby Davis asked the state Attorney General’s Office this week to launch an inquiry into the Sept. 2 shooting of […]

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