Police Who Fatally Shot Black Man in Charlotte Will Not be Charged
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 No charges will be filed against the police officer who shot and killed a black man in Charlotte, North Carolina in September. “I believe Officer Vinson acted lawfully,” District Attorney of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Andrew Murray announced Wednesday, saying that 15 prosecutors on the team voted unanimously in the case of Keith Lamont Scott. Murray showed surveillance footage of Keith Lamont Scott from a convenience store he visited earlier that day showing a bulge on his ankle, bearing a...
A North Carolina prosecutor said a Charlotte officer acted lawfully in the killing of Keith Lamont Scott. Yet lawyers for the family of Scott say they still have questions as they consider whether to file a lawsuit. (Nov. 30)
The police are appealing for witnesses after man died in a car crash on the A3058 at Summercourt near Newquay today. The emergency services were called just... West Briton - UKAlso reported by •Deutsche Welle •Derby Telegraph
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The family of a man whose fatal shooting by police prompted riots in North Carolina plans to appeal to a review panel a decision that... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •L.A. Times
It’s happening again.
I have to write about Philando Castile, the 32-year-old black man who was shot and killed by a Minnesota police officer last July. I... Huffington Post - PoliticsAlso reported by •L.A. Times
An Ohio police chief has recommended a 24-hour suspension for a white officer accused of kicking a handcuffed black man in the head ― a burst of violence an... Huffington Post - PoliticsAlso reported by •Derby Telegraph •Seattle Times
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The family of an unarmed black man fatally shot by a white Oklahoma police officer who was later acquitted of manslaughter has filed a... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •L.A. Times