Tulsa cop who shot and killed unarmed Black man quits the force

Betty Shelby, the Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer acquitted of fatally shooting an unarmed Black man, submitted her resignation from the force Friday. She quit nearly two months after a jury acquitted her of manslaughter for the September 2016 death of Terence Crutcher, who was unarmed when she shot him on a Tulsa street. Shelby, who […]

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 […]