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Minneapolis Cops Won’t Be Charged For Killing Jamar Clark, Witnesses Say He Was Handcuffed

Minneapolis Cops Won’t Be Charged For Killing Jamar Clark, Witnesses Say He Was Handcuffed

"That's murder!" yelled someone in the crowd as prosecutors rolled a grainy video you can see below, collected from the back of the ambulance showing police and Jamar Clark. Prosecutors presented the grainy video you can see below, showing nothing more than the feet of the officer and ...
New York DA: Zero Jail Time for NYPD Cop Convicted of Killing Unarmed Man, Letting Him Die

New York DA: Zero Jail Time for NYPD Cop Convicted of Killing Unarmed Man, Letting Him Die

A New York DA just recommended zero jail time for convicted NYPD cop Peter Liang, who fatally shot a man, and texted his union rep as the victim died rather than render assistance. Liang shot and killed Akai Gurley in the stairwell of a housing project while on "vertical patrol" in 20 ...
Former South Carolina Police Chief Killed An Unarmed Black Man, Sentenced To 1 Year House Arrest

Former South Carolina Police Chief Killed An Unarmed Black Man, Sentenced To 1 Year House Arrest

On Tuesday, prosecutors agreed to drop the murder charge against a former South Carolina police chief in exchange for a guilty plea to “misconduct in office.” Richard Combs, 38, had been facing 30 years in prison for the murder of 54-year-old Bernard Bailey in 2011. The former Chie ...
Texas Deputies Caught on Camera Shooting Man With His Hands Up (Updated)

Texas Deputies Caught on Camera Shooting Man With His Hands Up (Updated)

Not just one, but two, San Antonio deputies were caught on camera shooting and killing a shirtless man who had his hands up in surrender – clearly unaware that a witness was recording a video. The shooting took place on Friday after Bexar County sheriff's deputies arrived on a call of ...