Police

Kristen Johanson
August 14, 2019 - 3:52 pm
This is a developing story. Listen to LIVE updates from KYW Newsradio here . ( KYW Newsradio ) — After nearly eight hours, the suspect who was in a standoff with Philadelphia police is now in custody, authorities said. The standoff began around 4:30 p.m. at a house near 15th Street and Erie Avenue...
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May 26, 2019 - 5:44 am
Police have made an arrest in the Saturday night stabbing death of a woman in downtown Minneapolis. MPD officers responded to the call at 9:34 p.m. Saturday on the 800 block of Hennepin Avenue, the heart of the city's theatre district. 42 year old Mesheka Willis of Minneapolis was taken to HCMC,...
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FILE - In this March 30, 2016 photo, demonstrators raise their fists in the air at the Government Center in Minneapolis during a protest over two Minneapolis police officers fatally shooting Jamar Clark, a black man, in November 2015. On Wednesday, May 8, 2019, a federal judge summoned Minneapolis city leaders to court after learning that the city had rejected an offer to settle a lawsuit over the killing of a black man by police in 2015 — with the rejection coming the same day the city announced it had agreed to pay $20 million to the family of a white woman killed by police. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File)
May 08, 2019 - 1:55 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis city leaders told a federal judge Wednesday that they will work with a court-appointed mediator to try to settle a lawsuit filed by the father of a black man who was killed by police in 2015. U.S. District Judge Michael Davis summoned attorneys to court on Wednesday...
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Police work near the scene where authorities say several people were shot, at least one fatally, Sunday, April 28, 2019, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Steve Ruark)
April 28, 2019 - 8:30 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — A gunman fired indiscriminately into a crowd that had gathered for Sunday afternoon cookouts along a west Baltimore street, killing one person and wounding seven others, authorities said. Police Commissioner Michael Harrison said the gunfire erupted after 5 p.m. on a block in the...
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Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor walks out of the the Hennepin County Government Center Thursday, April 25, 2019, in Minneapolis. Noor took the witness stand in his murder trial for the fatal shooting of Justine Ruszczyk Damond Thursday afternoon, breaking an almost two year public silence to testify about his upbringing and police training. (Brian Peterson/Star Tribune via AP)
April 25, 2019 - 11:09 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The police officer on trial in Minneapolis for fatally shooting an unarmed woman fled Somalia's civil war as a child. Mohamed Noor testified Thursday that he followed a well-worn path with his family to a refugee camp in Kenya. Then they came to the U.S. and eventually settled in...
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This courtroom sketch depicts former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, on the witness stand Thursday, April 25, 2019, in Minneapolis, Minn., during his trial in the fatally shooting of an unarmed Australian woman, Justine Ruszczyk Damond, in July 2017 after she called 911 to report a possible sexual assault behind her home. Noor testified Thursday about his training for possible ambushes, saying he learned that reacting too late "means ... you die." (Cedric Hohnstadt via AP)
April 25, 2019 - 6:54 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A former Minneapolis police officer on trial in the fatal shooting of an unarmed woman testified Thursday that he saw fear in his partner's eyes, then saw a woman in a pink shirt with blond hair appear at the partner's window and raise her right arm before he fired his gun "to...
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FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019, file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Text messages released showed Foxx believed her office had overcharged “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett for allegedly staging a racist, anti-gay attack on himself drew heavy criticism because Foxx had recused herself from the case. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File)
April 22, 2019 - 11:43 pm
Chicago's top prosecutor drew heavy criticism after she recused herself from the case against Jussie Smollett and then complained in text messages to a subordinate that her office had overcharged the "Empire" actor. But anyone who has followed Kim Foxx's work recognized in the texts the same...
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April 18, 2019 - 8:21 am
Wednesday was day seven of testimony in the murder trial of Mohamed Noor, the former Minneapolis Police officer charged with murder and manslaughter in the death of Justine Damond in July of 2017. The jury heard testimony from a teenager who was riding his bike the night of the shooting death of...
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