(LEXINGTON, MS) -- A month after the police chief of a Mississippi town was fired following leaked audio allegedly of him using racial slurs, a civil rights group is suing the department. Jill Colin Jefferson, the founder of the civil rights organization Julian, filed a... Read More.
ABC News has learned that Los Angeles Police Department investigators are looking into whether drugs or alcohol were involved in a fiery Friday car crash that left actress Anne Heche with serious injuries. The LAPD obtained a warrant for a sample of the actress's blood,... Read More.
(ST. PAUL, Minn.) -- Two former police officers convicted on federal charges in the death of George Floyd were both sentenced Wednesday to prison terms. Former Minneapolis police officers J. Alexander Kueng and Tou Thao were sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Paul Magnuson in... Read More.
(ST. PAUL, Minn.) -- The first of two former police officers convicted on federal charges in the death of George Floyd was sentenced to prison Wednesday. Former Minneapolis police officer J. Alexander Kueng was ordered by U.S. District Court Judge Paul Magnuson to serve three... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- Family members of Uvalde school district students have called on the city council to suspend all city police officers who were on the scene during the May 24 massacre at Robb Elementary School. During a council meeting Tuesday night, victims' families and... Read More.
(ST. PAUL, Minn.) -- It's sentencing day for two former police officers convicted on federal charges stemming from George Floyd's death. Former Minneapolis police officers J. Alexander Kueng and Tou Thao are scheduled to learn their fates in separate hearings on Wednesday in U.S. District... Read More.
(EL MONTE, Calif.) -- Two police officers have died after being shot in El Monte, California, Tuesday while responding to a possible stabbing at a motel, authorities said. The El Monte Police Department said two officers "immediately took gunfire upon arrival" at the Siesta Inn. The... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- The state trial for two former Minneapolis police officers charged in George Floyd's death was delayed until next year by a judge, who said a recent plea deal accepted by a third officer charged in the fatal arrest of the 46-year-old Black... Read More.
(BALTIMORE) -- A fire and explosion at a suburban Baltimore nail salon that injured seven people was deliberately set by an "emotionally distressed" man, authorities said Tuesday. Four police officers and two emergency medical workers were wounded in the incident. The suspect, whose name was... Read More.
(MILFORD, Conn.) -- Dozens of police officers from multiple states held a rally outside a Connecticut courthouse Tuesday as a white state trooper they contend was charged with manslaughter for doing his job was arraigned in the 2020 killing of a Black 19-year-old alleged... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A gunman donned a gas mask, detonated a smoke canister and opened fire on a New York City subway train Tuesday morning, shooting 10 people and sparking panic during the rush-hour commute. Twenty-nine victims went to Brooklyn hospitals with various injuries. Five... Read More.
(ST. PAUL, Minn.) -- A federal jury has convicted all three former Minneapolis police officers on all charges of violating George Floyd's civil rights by failing to intervene or provide medical aid as their senior officer Derek Chauvin kneeled on the back of the... Read More.