New police shooting of unarmed black man in California sparks more protests
AN unarmed black man has died after being shot by a police officer in El Cajon in southern California yesterday, the local police department said.
The death comes less than two weeks after black men in Charlotte, North Carolina and in Tulsa, Oklahoma, were shot dead by police , sparking protests. In Charlotte, rioting prompted the authorities to impose a state of emergency.
Similar deaths have added to a torrent of accusations over racial bias in US law enforcement and calls for greater police accountability for the killings of black people.
The El Cajon Police Department said two officers... read more
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