Tag : police shootings
Lecrae title : Lecrae: Friends, Fans Turned on Me Because I Support 'Black Lives Matter' Movement
summary : CCM artist Lecrae has opened up about his frustration over the pushback he's received over his support for the Black Lives Matter movement and said he's "done" explaining himself to those "bent on misunderstanding" him.
date : Oct 21, 2016 12:06 PM EDT
Miami police shooting autistic man title : Miami Man Shot by Police While Trying to Help Autistic Man With Toy in His Hands
summary : Authorities are investigating an incident from Monday during which an African-American behavioral therapist was shot by a North Miami police officer while the therapist said he sat with hands that were empty and raised at the time beside an autistic man in a street, who had wandered away from a group home. Police were called into the scene because the autistic man was blocking traffic.
date : Jul 22, 2016 12:00 PM EDT
Baton Rouge block off title : Baton Rouge: 3 Police Officers Killed in Shooting, Louisiana Governor Calling for Prayers
summary : Police responded Sunday (July 17) to a shooting in Baton Rouge, La., that left at least two officers and one sheriff's deputy dead and seven others wounded, said Kip Holden, mayor-president of East Baton Rouge Parish. Holden said reports of an active shooter came in approximately 9 a.m. East Baton Rouge Sheriff Sid Gautreaux III said one gunman was shot dead, but that two other suspects may be at large.
date : Jul 17, 2016 01:13 PM EDT