Opinion

Opinion

Stephon Clark, 22, was unarmed when the Sacramento police stumbled on him in his grandmother’s yard, shot him eight instances — largely within the again — and killed him. The two officers have been responding to a report of automobile break-ins. The tragedy grew to become California’s newest addition to the lengthy listing of high-profile […]

Opinion

Opinion

SACRAMENTO — As the California solar burned away the haze on Easter Eve, just a few hundred folks gathered at yet one more rally for Stephon Clark on the picturesque Cesar E. Chavez Plaza throughout from City Hall. Clark is the unarmed black man, a younger father of two boys, who was shot to loss […]

Sheriff’s Vehicle Hits Woman at Stephon Clark Protest in Sacramento

Sheriff’s Vehicle Hits Woman at Stephon Clark Protest in Sacramento

A spokesman for the patrol’s South Sacramento workplace, Officer Michael Bradley, mentioned it was investigating a collision that occurred round 9:30 p.m. exterior the town limits close to the nook of Florin Road and 65th Street. No additional particulars had been launched. Some Twitter customers recommended that the second car had sped up to be […]

Stephon Clark Was Shot 8 Times From Behind or the Side, Family-Ordered Autopsy Finds

Stephon Clark Was Shot eight Times From Behind or the Side, Family-Ordered Autopsy Finds

Mr. Crump stated the outcomes proved that Mr. Clark couldn’t have been transferring in a threatening trend towards the officers once they opened hearth. Mr. Clark’s household has expressed frustration with the response from county and metropolis officers, whom they’ve steered are attempting to cowl up misconduct by their law enforcement officials. The unbiased post-mortem, […]

A Report of Vandalism, a Police Shooting and a Rage Rekindled

A Report of Vandalism, a Police Shooting and a Rage Rekindled

“Everybody knows that we’re getting killed regularly out here; that’s the buildup to this,” mentioned Tanya Faison, who based the native chapter of Black Lives Matter. The temper was decidedly hopeful when Daniel Hahn took over the Police Department as the primary black police chief in August. Mr. Hahn defended his division in an interview […]

Hundreds at Sacramento City Hall Protest Police Killing of Stephon Clark

Hundreds at Sacramento City Hall Protest Police Killing of Stephon Clark

Not everybody has been comforted by information of an unbiased investigation. A couple of minutes into the assembly, Stevante Clark, Mr. Clark’s brother, stormed into the council chamber and cursed repeatedly at Mr. Steinberg. Emotions remained excessive throughout the public testimony. “You’re killing us. You’re killing us. It’s genocide, it feels like genocide,” Tanya Faison, […]