For the second time in less than two months, NYPD officer fatally shot a man who was carrying a knife -- but that was only after repeatedly zapping him with Tasers and shooting him with rubber bullets.Before we go sounding the excessive-force alarms, it should be noted that the deceased perp slashed ... More >>
Shereese Francis was in mental distress. After police arrived, she was dead.
The family of a man gunned down by cops in Times Square Saturday afternoon says he didn't need to die -- which is pretty hard to swallow considering he threatened officers with an 11-inch knife in a tourist hot-spot, all while daring police to shoot him."I think they could have gave him a warning sh ... More >>