The Dallas police officer who witnessed his partner shoot an unarmed mentally ill man and then lied about what happened afterwards has been punished with a 15-day suspension.
The mentally ill man shot by a Dallas police officer last month was released from the hospital Friday night.
It’s been one week since surveillance video of a police shooting first came to light. The recording shows Dallas Police Department Officer Cardan Spencer shooting a mentally ill man. Now, after a swift investigation, Dallas Police Chief David Brown took action.
The Dallas Police Officer caught on camera shooting a mentally ill man last week is waiting to learn his fate.
There are new details his evening in a story CBS 11 News has been following since they first aired surveillance video of a police shooting Thursday night. The Dallas Police Department has announced that a disciplinary hearing will be held Thursday at 10 a.m.
CBS 11 News has learned the Dallas Police Department has finished its investigation into the shooting of a mentally ill man on October 14.
Days after a police shooting that left a mentally ill man in critical condition, another Dallas family whose son was shot by a Dallas Police officer filed a lawsuit against the city and the officer who fired the gun.
People who watched televised surveillance video of a Dallas police officer shooting a man who appears to be standing still are outraged.
Dallas police shot a mentally challenged man earlier this week and the entire incident was caught on camera. But now there’s a conflict – the officers’ description of the event and video from a neighbor’s security camera don’t match up.