Watch: Rapist Daniel Holtzclaw's Guilty Verdicts Read in OKC Court
From OKC Fox: Former Oklahoma City Police Department officer Daniel Holtzclaw has been found guilty on 18 charges, including rape and sexual battery.
The verdict came back Thursday evening in Oklahoma County Court. Holtzclaw was found guilty of 18 of his 36 charges, the ranging from first degree rape to sexual battery. Holtzclaw was found guilty on four counts of first degree rape, one count of second degree rape, six counts of sexual battery, four counts of forcible oral sodomy and three co...
Clashes Erupt As Kenyans Protest For Electoral Reform: VICE News Quick Hit
Hundreds of Kenyans gathered in the capital of Nairobi for the third consecutive Monday to urge the government to replace officials in the electoral oversight commission. Protesters say the country can't otherwise hold a free and fair general election next year. (VICE News)
Surveillance Video Shows Cleveland Police Officer Shoot 12-Year-Old
Cleveland police have released surveillance video showing 12 year old Tamir Rice being shot by an officer who has just exited a moving patrol car. Rice was alleged to have 'brandished' a bb gun. The video clearly shows the car had just stopped moving when the boy was shot. There is no audio on the video. This version was played at a news conference.
Denver Police Officer Seen Tripping, Punching Pregnant Woman
Video taken by a witness during an arrest shows a Denver police officer punching a suspect in the face six times and then tripping the man's girlfriend who is seven-and-a-half months pregnant, causing her to land on her belly and face.
Hundreds gathered at the Fruitvale Station in Oakland to commemorate the death of Oscar Grant in 2009. The event was sponsored by the Oscar Grant Foundation and featured dozens of speakers who denounced police killings of black men.
As part of the 2013 Community MLK Celebration, Julian Bond -- named "A Living Legend" by the Library of Congress in 2008 - was honored at the Paramount Theater by the University of Virginia in Charlottesville on January 30, 2013.
Istanbul Ataturk airport attack: 36 Dead, Over 140 Hurt
A gun and bomb attack on Istanbul's Ataturk international airport has killed 36 people and injured more than 140 others, officials say. Three attackers began shooting outside and inside the terminal late on Tuesday and blew themselves up after police fired at them, officials say. (BBC News)
Iowa City police released video of officers searching University of Iowa football player Faith Ekakitie while seeking a robbery suspect. Ekakitie told police he was in the park playing Pokemon Go. An officer thanked Ekakitie for his cooperation.
Joseph Sledge Speaks after He Was Released from Prison
Listen to 70-year old Joseph Sledge speak with the media after being released from jail in Whiteville, N.C., after he spent more than half his life in prison for a double murder he didn't commit. Two women were stabbed to death in 1976 and newly discovered evidence raised doubt about his conviction.Judges exonerated Sledge on Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. Video by Mandy Lockeemail@example.com
The Fairfax County (Va.) Sheriff’s Office has finally released video of deputies’ ultimately fatal encounter with Natasha McKenna, who later died after being shocked four times with a Taser, even as she was fully restrained, NBC Washington reports.
In the video, deputies dressed in biohazard suits can be seen attempting to restrain McKenna, who suffered from mental illness, in a chair so that she could be transported to Alexandria, Va. Deputies can be heard telling the woman to “stop resist...