Tulsa officer Betty Shelby claims she went deaf before killing Terence Crutcher

The probable cause affidavit for her arrest states that another officer told Betty Shelby he had a Taser ready to deploy before she shot Terence Crutcher, who was unarmed, on Sept. 16. Her attorney reportedly said she never heard that comment, and also didn’t realize other officers had arrived and were standing with her. Scott […]

Cop who shot Terence Crutcher should be labeled a ‘thug with a badge’

The killing of Terence Crutcher by Tulsa police officer Betty Shelby, is just one of the latest in the string of Black men shot by police. A video proved that Crutcher, 40, had his hands raised when he was shot and killed by Shelby. Crutcher, who was unarmed, kept his hands raised and leaned against […]