Federal Prosecutors Open Civil Rights Investigation Into Police Killing of Stephon Clark
It comes on the heels of the California attorney general’s decision to not file criminal charges against the officers identified in the shooting.
Police Arrest Protesters After No Charges for Officers Who Killed Stephon Clark
Demonstrators were taken into custody while protesting the decision not to prosecute two Sacramento cops who fatally shot the unarmed Black man in March 2018.
LISTEN: 'Deconstructed' Podcast Interview With Stephon Clark's Fiancée
Salena Manni lost Clark to a fatal police shooting in Sacramento.
California Lawmakers Challenge Police Lethal Force Standard After Stephon Clark Shooting
The measure would permit police officers to open fire only when there is no other alternative to prevent injury or death.
Stephon Clark Update: Autopsy Inconsistent With Officers' Report, Deputy Hits Activist With Patrol Car
Family attorney Benjamin Crump: “This independent autopsy affirms that Stephon was not a threat to police and was slain in another senseless police killing under increasingly questionable circumstances.”
That Time April D. Ryan Asked Why Trump Has No Comment on Police Killing Black People
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders: “That’s something that we feel should be left up to the local authorities.”
Sacramento Officers Shoot Stephon Clark 8 Times in His Backyard
They said they thought he had a gun before they killed him. It was his cell phone. Newly released body camera footage shows what happened.