Police murders

Encyclopaedia Africana J October 10, 2020 JONATHAN PRICE

According to statements from witnesses, Price was trying to defend a woman involved in a domestic dispute at a convenience store in Wolfe City, Texas, sometime after 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3.

A Encyclopaedia Africana October 10, 2020 ALVIN COLE

The prosecutor reviewing Alvin’s case revealed on October 7 that Mensah will not be charged for his death.

Encyclopaedia Africana M September 27, 2020 MICHAEL BROWN

Michael Brown, the unarmed Black teenager who was killed by a police officer, sparking protests around the nation, was shot at least six times, including twice in the head, a preliminary private autopsy performed on Sunday found.

A Encyclopaedia Africana September 26, 2020 ATATIANA JEFFERSON

She wasn’t doing anything wrong. I can’t even say ‘wrong place, wrong time,’ because she was in her house.

E Encyclopaedia Africana September 25, 2020 ERIC GARNER

For the officer to disregard a human life like that … in other words it was business as usual.

A Encyclopaedia Africana September 25, 2020 AIYANA STANLEY-JONES

Seconds after entering the house, where the grenade had caused Aiyana’s blanket to catch fire, Officer Joseph Weekley fired one fatal shot. It went straight through the child’s head.

D Encyclopaedia Africana September 25, 2020 DIJON KIZZEE

Until we change that warrior mentality to more of a guardian mentality, there’s going to be more (families) who have lost loved ones,

Encyclopaedia Africana G September 25, 2020 GEORGE FLOYD

Chauvin has been charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter, while three other officers involved in the incident were sacked.

Encyclopaedia Africana O September 5, 2020 OLASENI LEWIS

And we have heard about the brute force with which the police held Seni in a prolonged restraint which they knew to be dangerous: a restraint that was maintained until Seni was dead for all intents and purposes.

B Encyclopaedia Africana September 4, 2020 BREONNA TAYLOR

a “spunky, goofy little kid” who blossomed into a hard-working, goal-oriented young woman who placed an emphasis on family

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