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Protocol of Afro-Descendants killed or injured by police


  Jun 18, 2017 Killing: Seattle, Washington (United States)

Charleena Lyles, an Afro-American woman aged 30 and pregnant, killed in front of her children by two white policemen

2017-06-18_Charleena_Lyles_30_Seattle_Washington.jpgThis is no life anymore. Staying alive until the next day has become a huge challenge for Afro-Americans. If whenever you are black, you seek protection from police and get killed by them, it raises the question whether police departments should send white policemen ...



  May 14, 2017 Killing: Las Vegas, Nevada (United States)

Afro-American Tashii S. Brown, a 40-year-old, killed by Kenneth Lopera, a white policeman

2017-05-14_Tashii_S_Brown_aged_40_in_Las_Vegas_Nevada.pngTashii S. Brown just needed help from police and he was killed by them. According to CBS News The incident began when Brown, appearing sweaty, agitated and disoriented, approached Lopera and his patrol partner in a casino coffee shop and said he thought people were after him. But instead of ...



  May 2, 2017 Killing: Balch Springs, Texas (United States)

Roy Oliver, a white policeman opens fire on a car full of Afro-American teenagers and kills Jordan Edwards

2017-05-02_Jordan_Edwards_Nr_315_Balch_Springs_Texas.jpgAccording to reports of The New York Times in its online edition of May 5, 2017, Al Jazeera in its online edition of May 2, 2017 and Wikipedia, a 15-year-old Afro-American boy was fatally shot by Roy Oliver, a white police officer in Balch Springs, Texas. On April 29, 2017 somebody called the police in the ...



  Jan 1, 2017 Killing: Springfield, Missouri (United States)

James E. Lewis, an Afro-American died after being shot by police

2017_01_01_James_ E_Lewis_44 .pngSpringfield police say the man killed by officers in Silver Springs Park was the Afro-American James E. Lewis, 44, of Springfield. Police say he had a gun and was threatening to kill his wife before he displayed that gun to officers, who...



  Sep 9, 2016 Killing: Pompano Beach, Florida (United States)

Afro-American man shot dead by police in his backyeard because of pocket knife he was using to eat chicken

It was reported on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 by 2016-09-09_Gregory_Frazier_56.pngstandard.co.uk, that Gregory Frazier, 55, was using a small pocket knife to eat chicken wings when he was confronted by two officers from the Broward County Sheriff’s Office on Friday evening.They had been called to the home, in Pampano Beach, by Frazier’s sister who has witnessed an argument...



  Jul 6, 2016 Killing: Falcon Heights, Minnesota (United States)

Philando Castile, an Afro-American, was shot dead by Jeronimo Yanez, a white policeman because of his large nose

2016-07-06_Philando_Castile_aged_32_in_ Falcon Heights_Minesota.pngAccording to wikipedia and le figaro, a policeman on patrol at Larpenteur Avenue sent a radio message to his colleagues who were also on patrol in the neighborhood, telling them that he wanted to check the identity of the occupants of a car, justifying himself: the two occupants just look like people that were involved in a robbery...



  Dec 31, 2015 Killing: Las Vegas, Nevada (United States)

Afro-American Childress, Keith killed because holding cell phone in his hands, though it was actually found in his pocket after death

2015-12-31_Keith_Childress_23.jpgAccording to to nydailynews.com, on New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas, police fatally shot an unarmed black man, 23-year-old Keith Childress, Jr., while he was standing on a neighborhood driveway. They shot him five times. He died right there on the scene...



  Jan 3, 2015 Killing: Brooklyn, New York (United States)

James Owen, a 63-year-old Afro-American who needed help was killed by police

2015-01-03_James_Owen_in_Brooklyn_New_York_63.jpgAccording to reports from the New York Daiy News and The Guardian Mrs Mae Wright, James's ssiter, called 911 because her brother who was an “emotionally disturbed person” was dehydrating and urgently needed help. The New York Police Department says, when they arrived, James grabbed a knife and without any raison lunched an ...