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The Houston Police police chief called it ‘inexplicable’ that 4 of his officers fired 21 shots at an incapacitated man during a mental health call. They have been fired.

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo has fired four officers who were involved in the April shooting of 27-year-old Nicolas Chavez. On April 21, five Houston officers responded to a mental health crisis call. On scene, Chavez approached them with what police believed was a weapon and two officers fired three […]
The Houston Police police chief called it ‘inexplicable’ that 4 of his officers fired 21 shots at an incapacitated man during a mental health call. They have been fired.
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New York attorney general called to probe the 2008 firing of a Black Buffalo police officer who jumped on a white colleague’s back to stop him from using a chokehold

City officials in Buffalo, New York, have called on state Attorney General Letitia James to investigate the 2008 firing of a Black Buffalo Police Officer who stopped another officer from choking a suspect during an arrest. The officer who attempted to use the chokehold was arrested and sentenced to four […]
New York attorney general called to probe the 2008 firing of a Black Buffalo police officer who jumped on a white colleague’s back to stop him from using a chokehold