Mark Duggan, whose death sparked riots in England in 2011, was lawfully killed, an inquest jury has said by a majority of 8 to 2. The 29-year-old was shot dead by armed officers in August 2011 in Tottenham, north London.
A surprised father assaulted his daughter's male friend and chopped off his hair after he found them alone together, police said. Reginald Hardy, 38, of West Reading, has been charged with two counts of aggravated assault, terroristic threats and other offenses. "I'm a father and I'm looking out for my daughter.
New Video Shows Tamir Rice's Sister Being Restrained After Shooting
Authorities have released surveillance footage showing the 14-year-old sister of Tamir Rice being forced to the ground and handcuffed moments after the 12-year-old boy was fatally shot by Cleveland police. The 30-minute video is an extension from a shorter clip that was released in the wake of the controversial Nov.
Police Suspend Sniper Training after 'Mugshot Practice'
The chief of police for the City of North Miami Beach has suspended the department's sniper training program after a local news report revealed a controversial training method used at a local shooting range.
Marissa Alexander and the Fight for Criminal Justice Reform
The fight for criminal justice reform Tuesday night, a judge ordered Marissa Alexander to be released from prison on house arrest. The mother of three served 3 years behind bars for firing a warning shot in the direction of her estranged husband.
Teen Allegedly Killed Classmate, Took Selfie with Dead Body
A 16-year-old boy is in custody after he admitted to fatally shooting a classmate in the face and taking a selfie with the dead body. Police in Jeannette, Pennsylvania say Maxwell Morton also posted the picture on Snapchat, which was used to charge Morton with the murder of Ryan Mangan.
Police: UNC Shooting Deaths Motivated by Parking Dispute
Police say an ongoing parking dispute between neighbors sparked the shooting deaths of three family members at a quiet condominium complex near the University of North Carolina campus. , Chapel Hill police said forty six year old Craig Stephen Hicks was charged with three counts of first-degree murder in the Tuesday shooting. He is being held at the Durham County Jail and was expected to make a first court appearance Wednesday morning.