Chilling video shows NYPD gunning down an armed suspect

A chilling 44-second video captures the moment cops killed an armed suspect who police said fired an airsoft pistol at a plainclothes officer in the Bronx. The video, obtained by The Post, shows a man dressed in dark clothing carrying what appears to be a firearm. The man moves from the street to a sidewalk, … Read more

NYC suspect Rameek Smith dead after shootout with NYPD cops

The “dangerous criminal” who was shot by NYPD cops after he opened fire – striking a Bronx officer – died early Wednesday, authorities confirmed. Rameek Smith, 25, died at St. Barnabas Hospital around 3:30 am, cops said. The shootout unfolded after Officer Dennis Vargas, who works for the Bronx Borough public safety team, and his … Read more

Michigan cop Christopher Schurr identified as killer of Patrick Lyoya

Police on Monday identified the Michigan cop who fatally shot a 26-year-old black man in the back of the head after a traffic stop earlier this month. Christopher Schurr, who has been a member of the Grand Rapids Police Department for seven years, was confirmed by authorities as the officer who shot dead Patrick Lyoya … Read more

Al Sharpton demands name of Michigan police officer who killed Patrick Lyoya

The Rev. Al Sharpton demanded that authorities publicly identify the Michigan officer who killed Patrick Lyoya, a Black man and native of Congo who was fatally shot in the back of the head after a struggle, saying at Lyoya’s funeral Friday: “We want his name!” Sharpton’s comments renewed demands by Lyoya’s family members and activists. … Read more

Michigan cop killed Patrick Lyoya ‘like an animal,’ family says

Shattered relatives of the young black father fatally shot by a Michigan police officer want the cop to be fired and prosecuted, insisting Patrick Lyoya was killed “like an animal” during a traffic stop. Lyoya, a 26-year-old native of the Democratic Republic of Congo, was shot in the back of the head by a white … Read more

Two men charged in shooting death of off-duty Texas deputy Darren Almendarez

Two men have been charged in the shooting death of an off-duty Texas deputy who was gunned down after leaving a grocery store Thursday night and a third male is being sought, authorities said Friday. Joshua Stewart, 23, and Fredarius Clark, 19, are both charged with capital murder in connection with the death of Harris … Read more

Attorneys call for ouster of Arkansas sheriff after ex-cop conviction

Attorneys for the family of an unarmed teenager shot dead during a traffic stop are calling for the resignation of the sheriff after a former deputy was sentenced for the killing. Now-fired Lonoke County Sgt. Michael Davis was sentenced Friday to a year in prison on a negligent homicide charge for the fatal shooting of … Read more

Police officer Jake Reed dies after shooting in Missouri

A second Missouri cop — remembered as “care-free” and “loving” — died after suffering injuries in a shooting earlier in the week, local police announced Saturday. The Joplin, Mo. officer, Jake Reed, died Friday after a shooting Tuesday in the southwest Missouri city left him hospitalized. “Yesterday evening Officer Jake Reed continued his service to … Read more