People killed by police twice as likely to be black and unarmed

Posted: June 6, 2015 in Phoenix PD, Police violence
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Michelle Cusseaux

Michelle Cusseaux killed by Phx PD on Aug 14, 2014 during a mental health call.

The Guardian reports:
Black Americans are more than twice as likely to be unarmed when killed during encounters with police as white people, according to a Guardian investigation which found 102 of 464 people killed so far this year in incidents with law enforcement officers were not carrying weapons.  Read More

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