Breonna Taylor was a few weeks shy of 27 when Louisville Metro Police Department officers Myles Cosgrove and Brett Hankison, and Sgt. Jonathan Mattingly, burst into her apartment and fatally shot her.
Ramon Thomas Villagomez held a Dallas Area Rapid Transit bus driver at gunpoint as he made him drive through multiple cities before a deadly shootout, police say.
There are several crime scenes, more that 60 miles apart
Authorities say an Alabama police detective fatally shot a woman as part of a “love triangle” dispute with a colleague
The LAPD officer was off-duty at the time of the shooting and fled to Mexico.
The family of a 15-year-old US boy who died after a police officer stunned him with a Taser gun have settled their wrongful death case for $12m (£9.1m).
Damon Grimes was driving a quad bike when he died in Detroit in 2017. He was being pursued by police after he allegedly refused to pull over.
After being stunned, the teen slammed into the back of a parked truck.
Mexican authorities have arrested a municipal police chief for his suspected links to the killing of three women and six children of US-Mexican origin in northern Mexico last month, local media and an official said on Friday.
Believing they had stopped a stolen car after a miles-long pursuit, two California sheriff’s deputies tried to arrest a carjacking victim, who died after the encounter in which one deputy appears to slam the man’s skull into a car door and put him in a neck hold as the other deputy twice deployed his Taser.
Police shot and killed a gunman Monday outside a busy Phoenix mall filled with Christmas shoppers after he wounded two people during an attempted carjacking, authorities said. A 56-year-old woman and a man in his 50s were transported to a hospital with gunshot wounds and are expected to recover, fire officials said.
A policeman accused of murdering an aboriginal man in the Northern Territory has been identified as Zachary Rolfe. The 28-year-old allegedly shot Kumanjayi Walker at Yuendumu, near Alice Springs.
The 19-year-old man died after he was shot in a town 300km from Alice Springs
A Northern Territory police officer has been charged with murder over last weekend’s shooting of a 19-year-old Indigenous man, Kumanjayi Walker.
Kumanjayi Walker’s shooting death in Australia has prompted anger and protests across the country. Constable Zachary Rolfe, 28, was arrested on Wednesday, NT Police said. He is yet to respond to the allegation of murder.
Judge Simon Drew QC today overturned a court order allowing the naming of West Mercia Police Constables Benjamin Monk and Mary Ellen Bettley-Smith., Police officer accused of murdering ex-Premier League footballer Dalian Atkinson, 48, who died after being Tasered – and the female colleague accused of assaulting him.
Judge lifts anonymity order on PC Benjamin Monk over death of former footballer
A police officer charged with murdering the former footballer Dalian Atkinson has been named as PC Benjamin Monk.
Alberta’s police watchdog is investigating after an officer shot and killed a woman in Calgary.
The New York City medical examiner who conducted an autopsy on an unarmed black man who was killed during a 2014 arrest said at a hearing on Wednesday that a police officer’s chokehold set off a “lethal cascade” of events that ended in the man’s death. Cellphone videos taken by bystanders show Officer Daniel Pantaleo putting his arm around the neck of Eric Garner to subdue and arrest him on suspicion of selling loose cigarettes on a sidewalk of the city’s Staten Island borough. The New York Police Department (NYPD) is conducting a disciplinary trial for Pantaleo that could lead to his dismissal, nearly five years after Garner’s death.
A Mississippi city has fired a police officer charged in the killing of a woman with whom he was romantically involved.
The parents of a black teenager who was naked and unarmed when he was fatally shot by suburban Oklahoma City police want to meet with the police chief, mayor and other city officials to get their take on what transpired.