The fact that she is back at work like nothing ever happened, is just…   Like the many men before him, the death of Terence Crutcher at the hands of a police officer appears to mean nothing, as the cop who killed him is officially back to work like nothing ever happened. Betty Shelby, the […]

The Tulsa, Okla., police officer who shot and killed Terence Crutcher, an unarmed black motorist, but was later acquitted of manslaughter in the controversial case will be allowed to return to the police force for active duty, Tulsa Police Chief Chuck Jordan announced Friday. If your brain cannot process what is happening, welcome to the […]

Protesters call the jury’s decision a blow to Tulsa’s Black community.   Many in Tulsa, Oklahoma’s Black community are shocked and outraged on Thursday morning after learning that a cop who fatally shot one of their own will walk free. A jury on Wednesday night acquitted a White Oklahoma police officer of first-degree manslaughter in […]

According to ABC News, Betty Shelby, the officer who shot and killed Terence Crutcher in Tulsa, Oklahoma last week, was charged with first-degree manslaughter. The District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler said during a press conference. “We reviewed the facts of the allegations, it is our responsibility to determine if the filing of a criminal charge is […]

A full toxicology and autopsy report wasn't readily available at the time of reporting, according to KOCO.

The Tulsa County District Attorney's office said that Shelby acted "unreasonably by escalating the situation from a confrontation," and became "emotionally involved," according to an affidavit obtained by ABC News.

Tulsa police officer Betty Shelby was charged with first-degree manslaughter on Thursday for the fatal shooting of unarmed Terence Crutcher. Tulsa County District Attorney Stephen Kunzweiler announced the charges against Shelby at a press conference aired on KOTV-TV. “A warrant has been issued for her arrest,” Kunzweiler said, adding that “arrangements are being made for her […]

Dash cam recording contradicts the police officer’s statements that Crutcher wouldn’t show her his hands. In fact, they were up in the air. Tulsa police have released a disturbing dash cam recording showing a police officer fatally shoot and kill an unarmed Black man, who had his hands up in the air. On Friday night, Terence Crutcher was […]

The Tulsa police officer who shot Terence Crutcher thought that he was on PCP and behaving erratically, according to the officer’s attorney. Officer Betty Shelby had very recently undergone drug recognition training and believed that Crutcher was high before firing a single shot at Crutcher, according to attorney Scott Wood. However, the attorney for the […]