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Councilman Holds Town Hall In North Miami To Discuss Officer-Involved Shooting

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – There was a town hall meeting in North Miami Tuesday about a shooting making national headlines.

An officer shot an unarmed man, and now the community’s voice is being heard. 282 more words

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Demonstrators Hold Sit-In At North Miami Police Headquarters After Officer-Involved Shooting

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Demonstrators took their protest inside the North Miami Police Department Monday, one week to the day that… 852 more words

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Mother: Police Should Have Recognized Man Was Autistic Before Shooting

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Following an officer-involved shooting that left a behavior technician hospitalized, the mother of the mentally-handicapped man at the center of the incident said police should have recognized signs of autism. 471 more words

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Family: Autistic Man Traumatized After Police-Involved Shooting

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) — While most of the attention in the North Miami Police shooting has been focused on Charles Kinsey, another family has also been dealing with the pain of this shooting. 333 more words

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North Miami Officials ID Officer Who Shot Mental Health Caretaker

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) — North Miami city officials have identified the officer who shot an unarmed mental health caretaker earlier this week. 497 more words

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Black therapist shot by Florida police while helping autistic patient in the street


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A black therapist in the US state of Florida trying to calm a man with autism in the middle of the street says he was shot by police, even though he had his hands in the air and repeatedly told them that both were unarmed.

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Cops shoot autistic man's caretaker, Charles Kinsey, in North Miami

UPDATE: According to The Miami Herald, the head of the Miami-Dade Police Benevolent Association, John Rivera,  has announced in a press conference Thursday that the officer was actually trying to protect Kinsey. 742 more words

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