22-year-old Stephon Clark

SACRAMENTO, Calif. | Autopsy by coroner sheds light on Sacramento police killing

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — An official autopsy released Tuesday says an unarmed black man was shot seven times, not eight as concluded by an independent doctor hired by the man’s family. A pathologist retained by the Sacramento County coroner says that’s a crucial distinction because it shows the pathologist hired by the family of 22-year-old Stephon … Continue reading SACRAMENTO, Calif. | Autopsy by coroner sheds light on Sacramento police killing

Dashboard video shows Sacramento sheriff’s car hit protester

SACRAMENTO, Calif.   /April 2, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Video shown Monday that was taken by a dashboard camera inside a sheriff’s vehicle shows it hitting a protester and driving away — the latest flashpoint following the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in Sacramento. The law enforcement official behind the wheel likely didn’t know … Continue reading Dashboard video shows Sacramento sheriff’s car hit protester

The Latest: Police chain downtown hotel door during protest

SACRAMENTO, Calif. /March 31, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)—  The Latest on protests over the killing of an unarmed black man (all times local): 1 a.m. Police have handcuffed shut a downtown Sacramento hotel door to stop protesters from entering as they march against the recent killing of an unarmed black man. Capital Public Radio reports protesters had … Continue reading The Latest: Police chain downtown hotel door during protest

The Latest: Police will protect NBA game from protesters

SACRAMENTO, Calif./March 28, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The Latest on the fatal shooting of an unarmed man in Sacramento, California (all times local): 8:10 p.m. The Sacramento Kings say there will be a heavy police presence to keep protesters from blocking fans from entering the team’s arena for a third time. Demonstrators upset with the fatal shooting … Continue reading The Latest: Police will protect NBA game from protesters