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Police Shootings

748 people shot dead by police this year
28 of them were black and unarmed. Read about them. them

At least 75 people have been shot and killed by police across the United States within the past 30 days, according to Washington Post data. This database is based on news reports, public records, Internet databases and original reporting.


On July 17, 2014, Eric Garner died in Staten Island, New York City, after a police officer put him in what has been described as a "chokehold"

Shooting of Michael Brown

8/14 the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo