police excessive force

A disturbing video has gone viral showing a Vallejo, California police officer beating a man with his fists and flashlight during a brutal takedown on March 10, raising cries of police brutality and excessive force.

A federal probe cleared South Boston, Virginia, officers who discharged their Tasers 20 times while Linwood Lambert was shackled.

The report does not change the "facts of this tragedy: Officer Betty Shelby shot and killed Terence Crutcher," the lawyer said in a statement.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police on Thursday released audio from the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott.

America’s police departments need to be overhauled to halt the unchecked power of officers to shoot and kill Blacks.

A police officer manhandles a small framed Black woman. Officials have launched an investigation.

The St. Louis police secretly settled dozens of cases. Many of those cases have not been reviewed for possible criminal charges.

Dante Servin, who shot unarmed Rekia Boyd, resigned before a hearing Tuesday over whether he should be terminated for the off-duty 2012 incident.

Professional basketball player Thabo Sefolosha files a civil lawsuit against five New York City police officers. He accuses them of making a false arrest, using excessive force and violating his civil rights.

A man who called 911 to report a customer waving a gun in a store, resulting in a fatal police-involved shooting in 2014 in a Dayton, Ohio suburb, could now be charged with making a false alarm, reports The Associated Press.

A 25-year-old Virginia woman was shot and killed by two Norfolk, Virginia police officers Saturday after after making a “threatening motion” with a fake gun, according to Mic.