Tag: police shootings
Andy Lopez, 13, was shot seven times while carrying what turned out to be a replica assault rifle.
Angry crowd turns on officers after second fatal police shooting this month and the third this year.
Study by ex-FBI agent identified 102 fatalities in state and over 1,000 incidents nationwide in 2011.
Legislation comes in response to police shootings of teens carrying realistic-looking toy guns.
As protests continue in the North Bay city, federal investigators say they will review the shooting.
Crowd chants ‘We want justice’ as police explain why officers opened fire on boy carrying replica gun.
The trailer has been released for “Fruitvale Station,” the film about the last day in the life of 22-year-old Oscar Grant, who was shot to death by BART police in the early morning hours of New Year’s Day, 2009. The film debuted at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, winning the Grand Jury Prize and the […]