A man shot up a federal courthouse and a Mexican consulate — which he also seemingly tried to set ablaze — early Friday before being shot dead outside the Austin, Texas, police headquarters, that city’s police chief said. 652 more words
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CLEVELAND (AP) — The police officer who fatally shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun fired within 1½ to 2 seconds of pulling up in his cruiser, police said Wednesday. 772 more words
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Surveillance video shows a Cleveland police officer shot 12-year-old Tamir Rice no more than two seconds after the officer and a partner pulled up in a car to investigate reports that someone was brandishing a gun at a park, police said Wednesday. 245 more words
The footage will give you chills.
On Wednesday, Cleveland police released video of the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice. Deputy Police Chief Ed Tomba told members of the media the department released the footage at the request of Rice’s parents Samaria Rice and Leonard Warner. 158 more words
NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors should charge a police officer who fatally shot an unarmed man in a dark public housing stairwell, elected officials said Monday after the medical examiner announced that the death was ruled a homicide. 645 more words