Tag: Police Violence

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Global Protests Continue as Jacob Blake Regains Consciousness

Updated August 28 Jacob Blake, a 29-year-old Black man who was shot in the back seven times by police in Wisconsin, has regained consciousness, according to reports. Jacob Blake Sr., recalled the moment he could finally have a conversation with his son. “Why did they shoot me so many times?’…

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Police Officer Who Killed Michael Brown Won’t Face Charges

Darren Wilson, the former officer in Ferguson, Missouri, who, in 2014 fatally shot Michael Brown, an unarmed Black teenager, will not face any charges, the Washington Post reports. St. Louis County’s top prosecutor, Wesley Bell, said at a news conference on Thursday that his office investigated the case, including witness statements, forensic…

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No Justice for Shooting Death of Stephon Clark

Two police officers in Sacramento, Calif., shot and killed Stephon Clark while he innocently stood in his grandmother’s backyard last year on March 18. But they won’t face justice for his murder. On Thursday, federal prosecutors said they will not file civil rights charges against the two officers, and they…

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Video: Body-camera Footage Released Proves Police Shot De’Von Bailey as He Ran Away

#BREAKING CSPD has released video of the shooting of De’Von Bailey. WARNING: This video could be disturbing to some viewers. FULL VIDEO: https://t.co/rpMTzC9ig9 pic.twitter.com/lgS81USntu — KRDO NewsChannel 13 (@KRDONC13) August 15, 2019 Body-camera footage released from the Colorado Springs Police Department shows the death of De’Von Bailey, a 19-year-old Black…