After the release of a video showing a white Chicago officer shooting black teenager Laquan McDonald, Chicago protesters gather for small demonstrations, avoiding the larger turmoil at protests in Minneapolis, Baltimore and Ferguson.
Officer Lloyd Reed is the 116th US police officer killed in the line of duty this year.
Jury selection begins in the trial of a Baltimore police officer charged in the death of Freddie Gray. The trial could have immediate consequences for the city.
Chicago officer Jason Van Dyke is set to appear in court Monday to learn whether or not he will be offered bond, in a case that has again highlighted debate around the role of video in police work.
An Oakland man has been charged with murder in the September fatal shooting of a California artist.
A traffic stop ended with a driver shooting at a Pennsylvania state police trooper in downtown Philadelphia.
Two Indianapolis men have been charged in the murder of Amanda Blackburn.
The city has 60 days to give the Mohamed family $15 million in damages as well as written apologies from the mayor, the police chief, and school authorities. Or, the family's attorneys say, civil action will be pursued.
Two additional suspects, both young men in their early 20s, have been detained in conjunction with a related series of robberies, according to local sources.
New Orleans police are investigating a shoot-out at a weekend block party that left 16 people wounded, using many of the strategies that have helped create almost four straight years of homicide declines.
Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard has been released on parole after 30 years in prison. His lawyers are challenging the terms of his release in court.