Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego and Tucson Mayor Regina Romero joined over a dozen mayors across the country asking the Trump administration not to send federal agents to American cities.
The County Attorney’s Office received findings this week from an investigation into the fatal shooting of a 28-year-old Black man on Memorial Day weekend.
In the video, Elijah McClain can be seen sobbing as he repeatedly tells officers, “I’m just different.” Samara McClain said her brother was a massage therapist who planned to go to college.
The Phoenix police union is pushing back on the department chief’s decision to ban the use of chokeholds by its officers.
A unanimous vote in favor of an ordinance designed to curb the filming of crime scenes has received an outpouring of criticism online.
Phoenix police shot at more people in 2018 than police in New York City, a place with 7 million more residents.
Phoenix officials voted Monday to divert nearly $3 million in savings from coronavirus relief funds to the newly-created civilian oversight committee.