The Guilfordian

Witness in Dallas police officer trial found dead

Annie Vo, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

On Sep. 9, 2018, former police officer Amber Guyger shot her African American neighbor Botham Jean in his own apartment, thinking it was her own. She was convicted with murder on Sep. 30, 2018, and given 10 years in prison. On Friday, Oct. 4, Joshua Brown, a key witness in the trial, was found dead. ...

News in Brief

News in Brief

Beatriz Caldas, Editor-In-Chief

November 3, 2017

United States At least eight people were killed when a man drove 20 blocks down a bike path beside the Hudson River in Lower Manhattan on Tuesday afternoon before he crashed his pickup truck and was shot by police officers, said the authorities. Multiple law enforcement sources say this incident is b...

Police officers reported using excessive force should have benefit of doubt

Kinsey Danzis, Staff Writer

September 27, 2013

Shoot first. Identify the body of the innocent later. That is how some people perceive the policies of law enforcement officers when it comes to violent instances with civilians. The thing is, it just is not that simple. Take the recent shooting in Charlotte. A white cop shot an unarmed black...