Cases in which police officers were charged in shootings

A Chicago police officer sentenced to nearly seven years in prison for shooting teenager Laquan McDonald 16 times in 2014 is one of several U.S. law enforcement
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Video: Texas boy jumps from burning apartment to officers

A police officer's body camera caught the moment a boy jumped from the second-floor window of a Dallas-area apartment into the arms of officers below
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Cases of law enforcement officers charged in shootings

Dallas police officer's indictment on murder charge in killing of her neighbor is the latest example of white police officers charged in shooting deaths of blac
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Assault charges dismissed against cop convicted of murder

A judge has dismissed assault charges against a white former Dallas-area police officer sentenced to 15 years in prison for the 2017 fatal shooting of an unarme
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Dallas leaders' proactive stance helps tamp down protest

Dallas leaders swiftly admitted that a white officer who shot a black man in his own apartment last week had made a mistake
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Dallas police group head: Convicted officer held accountable

The head of a Dallas police employee organization says a former suburban officer convicted in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager was held accountab
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The Latest: Police union head says ex-cop held accountable

The head of Dallas' largest police union says due process was followed in the trial of a former suburban police officer convicted of murder for killing of a tee
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Latest: Assault charges still pending for convicted ex-cop

Prosecutors are considering whether to pursue pending assault charges against a white former Dallas-area police officer convicted of murder in the shooting of a
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Texas prosecutors to decide on other charges for ex-officer

A Texas jury gave a white former police officer too lenient of a punishment when sentencing him to 15 years for the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager
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Correction: Texas Officer-Murder Trial-Differences story

Correction: Texas Officer-Murder Trial-Differences story
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Victim's family calls ex-cop's 15-year sentence too short

Family members of an unarmed black teenager who was fatally shot leaving a house party in suburban Dallas say jurors gave the white ex-police officer who killed
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The Latest: Advocates criticize 15-year sentence for ex-cop

The Mothers Against Police Brutality advocacy group says it is dissatisfied with the 15-year prison sentence for a white former Texas police officer convicted o
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White ex-Texas cop gets 15 years in black teenager's death

White former police officer sentenced to 15 years in prison for the murder of an unarmed 15-year-old boy after firing into a car packed with black teenagers lea
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The Latest: Edwards family wanted longer sentence for ex-cop

Relatives of a black teenager killed by a white former police officer who was convicted of murder say the jury's 15-year prison sentence isn't long enough
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The Latest: Ex-Texas cop sentenced to 15 years for murder

A Dallas jury has issued a 15-year prison sentence for a white former police officer convicted of murder for fatally shooting an unarmed, black teenager as he l
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Experts: Unusual factors in ex-Texas cop's murder conviction

Criminal justice experts say murder conviction of ex-Texas police officer for an on-duty shooting was extremely rare, but jurors had some unusual factors to con
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Partner testimony "major blow" in ex-Texas cop's conviction

Criminal justice experts say murder conviction of ex-Texas police officer for an on-duty shooting was extremely rare, but jurors had some unusual factors to con
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The Latest: Jury begins deliberating former cop's punishment

Jurors are deliberating a punishment for a former police officer convicted of murder for shooting an unarmed, black teenager while on duty last year in suburban
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The Latest: Former cop's wife asks jury for mercy

The wife of a former police officer convicted of murder after shooting an unarmed, black teenager quietly sobbed while testifying at her husband's sentencing he
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Mom: Ex-Texas officer convicted of murder is a devoted dad

Mother of former police officer convicted of murder for shooting an unarmed black teenager is asking Texas jurors to impose a lenient sentence
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The Latest: Mom: Ex-cop convicted of murder is devoted dad

The mother of a former police officer convicted of murder for shooting an unarmed black teenager is asking Texas jurors to impose a lenient sentence
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Sentencing resumes for ex-Texas officer convicted of murder

Texas jurors are set to hear more testimony in the sentencing of a former police officer convicted of murder in the fatal shooting of a black, unarmed teenager
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Sentencing underway for ex-Texas cop convicted of murder

Texas jurors who convicted a former police officer of murder in the death of a black, unarmed teenager will hear more testimony when the sentencing phase of the
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The Latest: Sentencing to continue in police shooting case

Jurors deciding the fate of a former Texas police officer convicted of murdering an unarmed, black teenager have recessed for the day
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