police killing

Memphis Officials Release New Footage of Deadly Police Beating of Tyre Nichols

More than 21 hours of additional recordings of the fatal encounter was released on Jan.30.

Rev. Al Sharpton Says Guilty Plea of Ex-Memphis Cop Charged in Tyre Nichols is ‘Major Step’

Desmond Mills, Jr., admitted to violations of Nichols’ civil rights in the January death.

Trial Underway For Ex-Aurora, Colo, Cops Accused Of Elijah McClain's death

Body camera footage revealed that McClain was wrestled to the ground, crying “I can’t breathe” numerous times.

In Three Years Since the Murder of George Floyd: How Far Have We Come?

Opinion: In the time since he was killed as he lay prone on a Minneapolis street, has any real progress been made?
Tou Thao on BET Buzz 2020.

Ex-Minneapolis Police Officer Tou Thao Convicted Of Aiding George Floyd’s Killing

He had previously been convicted in federal court of violating Floyd’s civil rights.
Christopher Baldner, Monica Goods

NY Judge Dismisses Murder Charge Against State Trooper in 2020 Car-Ramming Death of Brooklyn Girl

New York State trooper Christopher Baldner twice rammed the car carrying Monica Goods at 130 mph.

Tyre Nichols’ GoFundMe Reaches Over $1.1 Million

The 29-year-old died after being assaulted by Memphis police.

J. Alexander Kueng, who kneeled on George Floyd's back, sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison

In October, the rookie officer pleaded guilty to a state count of aiding and abetting second-degree manslaughter.
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 28: President Joe Biden addresses a joint session of Congress, with Vice President Kamala Harris and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on the dais behind him, on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. Biden spoke to a nation seeking to emerge from twin crises of pandemic and economic slide in his first speech to a joint session of Congress. (Melina Mara/The Washington Post)

Biden Challenges Congress To Pass George Floyd Police Reform Act By End of May

Passage would help him keep a campaign promise.

Release Of Bodycam Video In Andrew Brown Police Shooting Halted By Judge

A judge decided against releasing the video for now.