A suspect is in custody. The officer killed has been named a Charles “Charlie K” Kondek.
De Blasio’s contentious relationship with law enforcement boiled over Saturday after two NYPD offers were murdered.
“They were, quite simply, assassinated,” said NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton, of the two officers shot in their patrol car Saturday in the Bedford Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn. Police said the gunman, Ismaaiyl Brinsley, who shot his ex-girlfriend earlier in the day in Baltimore County, also killed himself.
A day after gunmen stormed a school, killing hundreds, Pakistan mourns the victims.
Samaria Rice says, “I’m still waiting for a knock on my door to tell me what happened.”
In the two years since the Sandy Hook massacre, active shooter drills have become an ordinary — and depressing — part of going to school in America. BuzzFeed News talks to teachers about the frustrating necessity of preparing kids for the worst.
A judge delivered a legal victory to protesters Thursday, saying police have to warn protesters and give them time to disperse before firing tear gas.
WARNING: The below video could be considered disturbing, please use discretion. The attacker repeatedly said “kill the Jews,” according to witnesses.
12-year-old Tamir Rice was shot by Cleveland rookie police officer Timothy Loehmann on Nov. 22 and died hours later. An investigation into his death is currently underway.
Samaria Rice’s comments were her first in public statements on the incident.
Police shot the man at the busy intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue.
Officer Peter Liang reportedly texted his union representative moments after shooting 28-year-old Akai Gurley instead of calling for help, the New York Daily News reported. Updated: Police union spokesperson said none of their delegates in the area received his text.
Autopsy results sent to BuzzFeed News by the family of a 31-year-old Milwaukee man who was gunned down in a park by a police officer call into question the cop’s account of the incident.
The Ferguson police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown resigned from the department effective immediately. ” It is my hope that my resignation will allow the community to heal,” he said in the resignation letter published Saturday.
The woman was shot by her ex-boyfriend while she was working at a Nordstrom store on Black Friday. The gunman shot himself in the head at the scene, police said.
Four health workers were killed and at least three more were injured, the New York Times reported. No one has claimed responsibility for the attack.
The Ferguson police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown spoke out for the first time Tuesday in a televised interview.
Protests continued across the U.S. on Tuesday, a day after a grand jury did not indict Officer Darren Wilson, who fatally shot unarmed teen Michael Brown. Joel Anderson and Jim Dalrymple II reporting from Ferguson, Missouri, for BuzzFeed News.
A package mailed by the man who authorities said shot three people at Florida State University has been delivered to an address in Texas, the Associated Press reported Friday.
A NYPD officer shot and killed an unarmed man while on patrol in a dimly-lit stairwell in a Brooklyn housing project. The Brooklyn District Attorney’s civil rights unit is investigating.
An FSU student found bullets lodged in his library books following the campus shooting on Wednesday night.
Jay Leno decided to cancel his appearance at a firearms convention after learning that the sponsor is based in Newtown, Connecticut.
Newly-released recordings show the fatal encounter between Officer Darren Wilson and Michael Brown lasted less than two minutes.
The calls were made by students, parents and others during the Washington state shooting that ultimately left four victims and the gunman dead.
Ellington’s father was shot while sitting in his car, but as of Tuesday police had no suspects and no idea what motivated the shooting.
Troops shot and killed the man during protests in the West Bank. And the Palestinian president accused Israel of starting a “religious war.”
“ANY AND ALL claims of an announcement date or time from any source, especially social media, are rank speculation and should be ignored.”
Francisco Garcia, 22, was shot and killed early Sunday morning outside his girlfriend’s home in Sylmar, California. Police have not yet made any arrests in connection with his death.
Police said a male victim was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries Saturday.
As rumors about an indictment reach a fever pitch, the St. Louis area grapples with rising tensions.