Officer Who Killed Keith Lamont Scott Will Not Be Charged, District Attorney Says

Charlotte, North Carolina police officer Brentley Vinson, who shot and killed Keith Lamont Scott in September, will not be charged, the DA’s office announced Wednesday. Scott’s family has said that he was sitting quietly in his car when Vinson approached him. The District Attorney’s Office said today they have…

Charlotte Police Chief Says Video of Keith Lamont Scott Shooting Does Not 'Definitively' Show Police Version of Events

On Thursday—the morning after violent protests over the police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott ended in bullets, tear gas and fire—Charlotte’s police chief stated that body-camera footage does not “definitively” prove the event took place the way police said it did.

Protesters and Police Officers Injured During Demonstrations Against Killing of Keith Lamont Scott 

Protests erupted in Charlotte, North Carolina Tuesday night after the killing of Keith Lamont Scott by police. Witnesses say Scott, who was black, was unarmed, disabled, and reading a book while waiting for his son’s school bus. Police say 12 officers were injured during the protests; protesters were tear-gassed at…