Report: Ma’Khia Bryant’s Neighbor Says Officer Had No Option But to Shoot

A neighbor of the Ohio teenager fatally shot by police reportedly said video from his security camera made him believe the officer had no other option but to shoot. “They were calling each other the B-word, so I figured it was just a girl fight,” said Donavon Brinson, according to the New York Post. He […]

State Department: Chauvin Verdict ‘Does Not Represent Full Justice’

The jury’s guilty verdict of former police officer Derek Chauvin at the trial over George Floyd’s death was “a step towards dealing with institutional racism in America,” Ned Price, a spokesperson for the State Department, declared Wednesday. Price applauded the former Minneapolis police officer Chauvin’s guilty verdict, handed down Tuesday, at the top of the […]

Benjamin Crump: Columbus Police Shot ‘Unarmed’ Ma’Khia Bryant

Attorney Benjamin Crump tweeted Tuesday evening that police in Columbus, Ohio, had shot an “unarmed” Ma’Khia Bryant, though body camera footage later released by police to the media appeared to show that the teenager was armed with a knife. Screenshot from bodycam video showing the knife laying beside the teenage girl shot by police (Columbus […]