Robert Dotson, 52, was pronounced dead on the scene after he was shot by police in his home.
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"They smothered the breath out of my baby," Caroline Ouko said after watching the video of deputies pinning down her son Irvo Otieno. "Why did they do that? What right did they have to do that?"
“If you can’t prosecute this case, then which case can you prosecute a cop for?” said Emily Lee, of San Francisco Rising. “Right now the message to the police and the police union is: Don’t worry — the DA’s not going to come after you.”
“Michael Ortiz needed a helping hand and what he got was a bullet to the back,” attorney Ben Crump said.
Officer Alexander Tyler was arrested on Thursday morning on charges of negligent homicide, but was released by Thursday afternoon on a $25,000 bond.
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Andre “AJ” Hernandez was fatally shot by San Antonio police on June 3, 2022, and a grand jury on Thursday declined to indict the officer on criminal charges.
“It’s devastating,” the boy’s aunt told BuzzFeed News. “It’s frustrating. It’s disappointing.”
Two EMTs Had Their Licenses Suspended After A Review Found They Did Not Help Tyre Nichols For 19 Minutes As He “Lay Prone On The Ground”
Memphis police determined that Officer Preston Hemphill broke several department protocols, while two emergency responders had their licenses suspended after a state review determined they failed to help Tyre Nichols for 19 minutes.
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"I see the world showing him love and fighting for his justice, but all I want is my baby brother back," Nichols's sister said.
“He has a tattoo of my name on his arm,” Nichols’s mother RowVaughn Wells said in a press conference on Friday. “My son loved me to death and I loved him to death.”
Video released by the city of Memphis shows cops brutally beating 29-year-old Tyre Nichols. Warning: This story describes graphic footage of police violence.
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"While each of the five individuals played a different role in the incident in question, the actions of all of them resulted in the death of Tyre Nichols, and they are all responsible," Shelby County District Attorney Steve Mulroy said.