Botham Jean's Family Wants Justice Department To Investigate Dallas Police Department"We need to seek meaningful change," said Allison Jean, Botham Jean's mother. "Talk with no action means nothing."
Protesters Holding Caskets March Near AT&T Stadium For Police Shooting VictimsOn Sunday night, protesters dressed for a funeral and headed to the Dallas Cowboys game. They walked two caskets to the front of AT&T stadium to pray and take a knee.
Bill That Fines Police For Not Reporting Shootings RejectedThe Texas House has voted down a bill that would have put new accountability measures on police departments reporting when an officer kills a civilian.
Clinton, Trump Decry Latest Police Shootings Of Black MenHillary Clinton and Donald Trump are decrying police-involved shootings in Oklahoma and North Carolina, with the Democrat calling them "unbearable" and the Republican saying he was "very troubled."
Police Union Plans To Bridge Gap Between Police, Black CommunityThe Black Police Association of Greater Dallas said Wednesday night there's an "epidemic" of unarmed black men being killed.
Latest Shootings Inspire Wave Of Celebrity ActivismThe killings of five police officers in Dallas by a lone gunman motivated by racial hatred of whites heightened the tensions and calls for the need for change.
North Texas Defense Attorney Says Social Media Holds Police Accountable Two high-profile deadly police shootings this week, both involving African-American men, were captured on video. Social media played a role in the ensuing outrage and frustration.
Activists Troubled By Houston's History Of Police ShootingsThere's a concerning pattern in Houston that's lasted more than a decade, activists and attorneys say: Nearly every officer-involved shooting is deemed justified by the law enforcement agency, and grand juries tend to concur.
Ferguson, Missouri Cops Start Wearing Body CamerasPolice in the St. Louis suburb where a white officer shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old black teenager have started wearing body cameras, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Dallas Huey P. Newton Gun Club Plans Open Carry-Type RallyThey’ve lost faith in police. Now a new group is planning to grab their guns and patrol the streets of south Dallas.
Local Officials Address Police Shooting ConcernsMoments of passion punctuated a community meeting Monday evening on officer-involved shootings in Dallas.