Nine police officers are being investigated over the death of a man who was taken to hospital after being restrained by police. Kevin Clarke, 35, died at Lewisham Hospital on 9 March 2018.
Author: Larry Fedja
Two officers found guilty of misconduct after a man died in the back a police van have been cleared on appeal. The decision comes more than three years after Adrian, from Stoke-on-Trent, suffered a fatal cardiac arrest.
The family of Kevin Clarke, who died after being restrained by up to 9 police officers while having a mental health crisis, has revealed how he lived in fear for his life because of previous encounters with the Met police.
Pte Benton was found with five bullets in his chest, shortly after he had been told he was to be discharged from the Army. He was the first of four young soldiers to die of gunshot wounds at the Surrey barracks between 1995 and 2002.
A Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed a woman in July has been booked on charges of third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. Damond was shot on 15 July, minutes after she called 911 to report a possible sexual assault.
The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) today announced its decision not to prosecute the police officer who fatally shot Jermaine Baker in December 2015. His mother said; “My family and I have had a long and painful wait for this decision.”
The inquest into the self-inflicted death of Emily Hartley has concluded with the jury finding a lack of professionalism at HMP New Hall had contributed to the 21 year old’s death on 23 April 2016.
News headlines in 2017 were primarily dominated by coverage of Trump’s administration and party politics. But while most the attention was focused on his antics, police officers around the country killed over 1,000 civilians.