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Stephon Clark: Sacramento police shoot dead unarmed man

Added: 25.03.2018 2:17 | 1 views | 0 comments

Officers who followed Stephon Clark to his grandmother's backyard say they thought he had a gun.


In Sacramento and in Austin, black people just want this

Added: 24.03.2018 16:20 | 3 views | 0 comments

Police officers should not shoot people unless there is no other way to protect themselves or others from lethally dangerous situations. They should not needlessly escalate tensions during confrontations. They should treat the most vulnerable as caringly as they do those who have power. And when they misuse deadly force, and innocent civilians get hurt, they should admit wrongdoing, make amends and take real steps to prevent mistakes from reoccurring.


Protests rock Sacramento again after fatal police shooting of unarmed man

Added: 24.03.2018 16:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

Protests rocked Sacramento for a second time in 24 hours, after police shot and killed an unarmed black man last weekend.


Protesters block freeway after videos show Sacramento police firing 20 shots at unarmed black man

Added: 24.03.2018 12:56 | 16 views | 0 comments

Stephon Clark, 22, was shot at 20 times by two officers who believed he had a gun. Clark was holding a cellphone.


Protests in Sacramento over unarmed man's death grow unruly

Added: 24.03.2018 12:17 | 1 views | 0 comments

Demonstrators broke at least one car window, doused a bystander with drinks, and blocked busy downtown Sacramento in a second day of protests


Cops fatally shoot man in his grandmother's backyard

Added: 24.03.2018 11:17 | 13 views | 0 comments

Sacramento police officers shot and killed a black man in his grandmother's backyard because they believed he was pointing a gun at them.


Protesters block NBA arena over fatal Sacramento police shooting

Added: 24.03.2018 11:17 | 11 views | 0 comments

Protests erupted in Sacramento four days after Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man, was shot by police in his grandmother's backyard. Demonstrators blocked the entrance to an arena where an NBA game was scheduled Thursday, chanting "Black Lives Matter" and the name of the 22-year-old who was killed.


Sacramento protesters: 'Cells up, don't shoot'

Added: 24.03.2018 10:16 | 12 views | 0 comments

Demonstrators in Sacramento marched Friday to California's Capitol during a second day of protests over the police-involved shooting death of Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man.


Sacramento sees more protests after fatal shooting of unarmed black man

Added: 24.03.2018 9:45 | 1 views | 0 comments

Protests continued in Sacramento, Calif., on Friday following Sunday's fatal police shooting of 22-year-old Stephon Clark.


California police shooting of unarmed black man forcing look at policies

Added: 24.03.2018 2:26 | 14 views | 0 comments

Did police tell an unarmed black man who they were before shooting him to death in a dark backyard in Sacramento, California? That question is forcing an examination of policies dictating when and how police identify themselves while encountering suspects.


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