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Woman Told D.C. Officer She Was ‘Ready to Die’

Court documents indicate that a woman who was shot by a District of Columbia police officer had been using drugs and said she was “ready to die” before she was shot.


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Minutes of Silence, March Mark Michael Brown Anniversary

One year after the shooting that cast greater scrutiny on how police interact with black communities, the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, is being marked with a somber march and a moment of silence.



Michael Brown’s Father Says Family Still in Mourning

On the eve of the anniversary of Michael Brown being shot and killed during a confrontation with a police officer, Brown’s father said Saturday that the family is still mourning the 18-year-old’s death.


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FBI Asked to Assist Probe of Texas Football Player’s Death

A police officer in suburban Dallas shot and killed a college football player during a struggle after the unarmed 19-year-old crashed a car through the front window of a car dealership, authorities said.


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Deputies, Trooper Shoot Man in Harford County After Gunfire

A Maryland State Police trooper and Harford County sheriff’s deputies shot a man who police say fired a gun at the officers.


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Virginia Officer Fatally Shoots 18-Year-Old In Wal-Mart Lot

A Portsmouth police officer responding to a call about shoplifting shot and killed an 18-year-old man in a Wal-Mart parking lot on Wednesday morning, authorities said.


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Baltimore Mayor Pledges to Fund Police Body Cameras

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is touting her plans to equip some police officers with body cameras after a police officer shot an unarmed man in South Carolina.


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Police: 2nd Suspect Held in Anne Arundel Officer’s Shooting

Anne Arundel County police say a second suspect has been arrested in the shooting of a police officer who remains in serious condition.


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Baltimore Co. Police Officers Shoot Armed Double Stabbing Suspect

Authorities say three Baltimore County police officers shot an armed suspect during an investigation in northeast Baltimore City.


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Video Shows Man Shot by Baltimore Police Charged at Officer

Newly released video footage shows that a man shot several times by Baltimore police on Sunday charged at an officer following a traffic stop.