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Charlotte police release body cam, dash cam footage of Keith Lamont Scott shooting

WARNING: The videos below contain footage of a fatal shooting. Viewer discretion is advised.

By Nick Valencia, Jason Hanna and Steve Almasy

CNN

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (CNN) — Videos released Saturday by the Charlotte police department of the fatal encounter between Keith Scott and officers do little to answer some of the most significant questions about the shooting. 1,153 more words

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Video Shows Deadly Encounter Between Charlotte Police, Black Man

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Video of a deadly encounter between Charlotte police and a black man shows his wife repeatedly telling officers he is not armed and pleading with them not to shoot her husband as they shout commands to drop a gun. 900 more words

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Video shows deadly encounter between police, black man

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Video of a deadly encounter between Charlotte police and a black man shows his wife repeatedly telling officers he is not armed and pleading with them not to shoot as they shout commands to drop a gun. 958 more words

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Wichita police chief to meet with family of suspect in officer-involved shooting

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Wichita Police Chief Gordon Ramsay will meet with some family member’s of Andrew Villa. The family protested Thursday outside of St. Francis demanding answers on the shooting. 302 more words

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Trial for Norfolk police officer charged with voluntary manslaughter to start Monday

Norfolk police officer Michael Edington is charged in the death of mentally ill Norfolk man, David Latham.

Edington is facing voluntary manslaughter charges and his trial is scheduled to begin Monday, September 26. 258 more words

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Tulsa officer surrenders on manslaughter charge

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma police officer charged with manslaughter in last week’s shooting death of an unarmed man has surrendered to authorities.

Tulsa County jail records show that 42-year-old Betty Shelby turned herself in early Friday, hours after prosecutors charged her with first-degree manslaughter in the death of Terence Crutcher. 137 more words

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NC congressman says Charlotte protesters 'hate white people'

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A Republican congressman who represents the Charlotte area said Thursday that people are protesting in the city because they “hate white people.” 253 more words

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