“If people would have paid more attention to the situations we’ve been talking about here—he’d be alive,” one Grand Rapids resident told VICE News.
Minnesota prosecutors have decided Amir Locke’s death was justified—and are declining to file charges against the officer who shot him.
Brett Hankison, the only officer to face charges for his role in the deadly raid, apologized to Taylor’s family on the stand Wednesday.
The young athlete’s actions are just the latest example of the widespread demands for justice in the police shooting of Amir Locke.
While arguing to get his job back, ex-Louisville police officer Myles Cosgrove wanted everyone to know how hard the shooting was on him.
A U.S. Marshal’s task force shot Jamarion Robinson, a 26-year-old Black man with paranoid schizophrenia, 59 times during a 2016 raid.
The police officers and paramedics who stopped 23-year-old Elijah McClain and administered a fatal dose of ketamine are being charged with homicide.