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‘Violence is never the answer': Biden condemns shooting of two police officers at protests over Breonna Taylor decision

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Prosecutors on Wednesday announced no officer would be charged over killing of Taylor
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Two cops shot after jury refuses to charge officers who shot Breonna Taylor dead

Two cops shot after jury refuses to charge officers who shot Breonna Taylor dead

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Armed officers charge on protesters in Louisville after two police officers were shot
Two police officers have been shot as protests erupted across the US over the grand jury's decision not to charge the officers who shot black paramedic Breonna Taylor dead in her home.
Louisville Police Chief Robert Schroeder said the officers did not have life-threatening injuries, and a suspect is in custody.
Ms Taylor, 26, was shot multiple times as three officers stormed her home using a no-knock warrant on a drugs investigation.
The warrant used to search her home was connected to a suspect who did...
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Two police officers shot in Louisville during Breonna Taylor unrest

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Angry clashes broke out across the city and police in riot gear threatened to fire tear gas and arrest protesters 
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Two Police Officers Shot During Protests Over Breonna Taylor Verdict

Two Police Officers Shot During Protests Over Breonna Taylor Verdict

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

A suspect is in custody after two police officers were shot in Kentucky as protests against the death of black woman Breonna Taylor reignite across the US. Interim Louisville Police chief Robert Schroeder said one of the victims was stable and undergoing surgery, while the other was alert and stable. Both were expected to recover, he added. It comes hours after a Kentucky grand jury indicted a single police officer for shooting into neighbouring apartments, but did not move forward with charges against any officers for their role in Taylor's death. A grand jury announced that Brett...
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