“Dayton allegedly showed a knife and threatened officers, one of whom shot Dayton in the torso. He was taken to an area hospital, where he died.”
“For the second time this year, the city of Charlotte has settled a lawsuit arising from a police shooting — this one involving a 15-year-old who was wounded in 2010 as he came to the aid of his injured mother.”
“‘Our understanding is that he was trying to commit suicide. The other gentlemen was intervening, trying to stop him from doing that. He took the knife at some point and cut or stabbed that individual.'”
“Cespedes allegedly lunged at the officers with two knives in his hands, and was shot 24 times before he was pronounced dead at about 2 a.m.”
“Many questions still surround an officer involved in a shooting that left a man dead.
Police responded to an alleged suicide call by a resident at in the 7800 block of E Clay on Friday at 1pm.
When officers reached the scene, they say that 26-year-old Icarus Randolph charged at them with a knife.”
“Three officer-involved fatal shootings have riddled the city of Salinas since March, an unusually high number for a city that averages one police shooting per year, putting the public up in arms against those sworn to protect them.”
“After the SWAT team broke down the door, they threw a flashbang grenade inside. It landed in my son’s crib.”