Tag: police shootings

SFPD watchdog partially sustains complaint over police clearing tents after Gongora shooting

San Francisco’s police watchdog has partially upheld a complaint against officers who allegedly intimidated and threatened the witnesses of a…

10 months ago

Why black men fear that any police encounter could go awry

Charles Kinsey held his hands in the air and shouted to police that the autistic man sitting on the street…

2 years ago

Three Baton Rouge officers killed in shooting; suspect dead

BATON ROUGE, La. — Three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers were killed and three others wounded Sunday, less than two…

2 years ago

ACLU, other groups sue police over Baton Rouge protests

BATON ROUGE, La. — Civil rights groups and activists sued Baton Rouge law enforcement agencies over their treatment of protesters…

2 years ago

Dallas department seemed to be making progress on race

DALLAS — When Micah Johnson opened fire on Dallas police in an act of vengeance against white officers, he was…

2 years ago

Dallas suspect taunted police during two hours of negotiation

DALLAS — The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authorities during two hours of negotiations, laughing at…

2 years ago

Obama urges greater respect, understanding after shootings

MADRID — President Barack Obama on Sunday urged respect and restraint from Americans angered by the killing of black men…

2 years ago

Dallas sniper victims included fathers, volunteers, veteran

They were spouses and parents. They volunteered in schools and at church. And they had sworn to serve and protect.…

2 years ago