Police Officer Jason Stockley was acquitted today in the shooting death of Anthony Lamar Smith. Newsweek reviewed court documents and broke down the arguments.
The police officer is being tried in the murder of Anthony Lamar Smith.
The officer, Greg Abbott, claims he was trying to get a nervous driver to comply.
For third time in a week, prosecutors fail to convict a cop
A warrant has been issued authorizing the arrest of former Balch Springs police officer Roy Oliver to face a charge of murder for the death of Jordan Edwards.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has called for a review of Obama-era consent decrees between the federal government and local law enforcement.
The killing of 25-year-old Ezell Ford was one of many shootings of unarmed black men by U.S. law enforcement that triggered national protests and fueled a renewed civil rights movement known as Black Lives Matter.
Trooper Landon Weaver was killed serving a protection order on Jason Robison, authorities say.
Officers in Missouri and Florida were shot and wounded in unrelated incidents.
A Ugandan refugee was shot by police in a San Diego suburb, and an 18-year-old black man died in a Los Angeles police shooting.
Family of mentally ill man has filed a lawsuit alleging Joseph Mann was in distress, and authorities didn't try to de-escalate the situation before killing him.
A look at the city’s numbers could offer some insight into the violence following the police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott.
A police officer fatally shot Keith Lamont Scott, 43, on Tuesday afternoon.
Riots broke out after an armed suspect was shot and killed while fleeing from police.
Protesters fire guns, hurl bricks in clash with police after an unidentified man was shot and killed while fleeing officers.
The Chicago cop who shot unarmed 18-year-old Paul O’Neal in the back, killing him, was wearing a body camera. But it was off.