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15-Year-Old Alleged Gang Member Will Be Tried As Adult For 2018 Fort Worth Capital Murder

15-Year-Old Alleged Gang Member Will Be Tried As Adult For 2018 Fort Worth Capital Murder

In May 2018, two boys, ages 13 and 14, were arrested on a capital murder charge in the fatal shooting of a woman in her Fort Worth apartment. Read full article:: 15-Year-Old Alleged Gang Member Will Be ...→

15-Year-Old Alleged Gang Member Will Be Tried As Adult For 2018 Fort Worth Capital Murder

15-Year-Old Alleged Gang Member Will Be Tried As Adult For 2018 Fort Worth Capital Murder

In May 2018, two boys, ages 13 and 14, were arrested on a capital murder charge in the fatal shooting of a woman in her Fort Worth apartment. Read full article:: 15-Year-Old Alleged Gang Member Will Be ...→

Hundreds Attend First Fort Worth City Council Meeting Since Shooting Death of Atatiana Jefferson

Hundreds Attend First Fort Worth City Council Meeting Since Shooting Death of Atatiana Jefferson

The Fort Worth City Council met for the first time since the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson by officer Aaron Dean. Several hundred people lined up outside city hall to attend to the meeting. Read full article:: Hundreds Attend First Fort Worth City Co...→

Former Fort Worth police officer must prove he had 'justifiable fear in his mind,' Judge Napolitano says

Former Fort Worth police officer must prove he had 'justifiable fear in his mind,' Judge Napolitano says

Fox News Senior Judicial Analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano said Tuesday that former Fort Worth officer Aaron Dean will have to prove to the jury that he had a "justifiable fear in his mind of physical harm" after killing 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson in her mother's home on Saturday. Read full article:: Former Fort Worth police officer must pr...→

Alleged gang member curses out prosecutor, sparks wild court scene

Alleged gang member curses out prosecutor, sparks wild court scene

A wild scene erupted in a Brooklyn courthouse Tuesday when a reputed gang member charged in a grisly sex attack on a 12-year-old girl loudly cursed out the prosecutor, leading to a scuffle in the h… Read full article:: Alleged gang member curses out prosecuto...→

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean released on bail in fatal Atatiana Jefferson shooting

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean released on bail in fatal Atatiana Jefferson shooting

The white former Fort Worth, Texas, cop charged with murder for allegedly shooting a black woman dead in her own home was released on bail, according to news reports. Aaron Dean, 34, who was charge… Read full article:: Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean released on ba...→

Fort Worth officer charged with murder, jailed on $200K bond

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A white former Fort Worth police officer was being held in jail on a murder charge after shooting a black woman through a window of her home, and the department told a grie… Read full article:: Fort Worth officer charged with murder, ...→

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with murder in shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with murder in shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson

The white former Fort Worth police officer accused of gunning down a black woman in her own home was charged with murder for the slaying on Monday, authorities said. Aaron Dean, who resigned after … Read full article:: Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with m...→

Fort Worth Police Shooting: Officer Is Charged With Murder for Killing Woman in Her Home

Fort Worth Police Shooting: Officer Is Charged With Murder for Killing Woman in Her Home

Aaron Dean, the officer who killed Atatiana Jefferson as she was playing a video game with her nephew, resigned hours before he was going to be fired. Read full article:: Fort Worth Police Shooting: Officer Is C...→

White Fort Worth officer resigns after killing black woman

A white Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home while responding to a call about an open front door acted inappropriately and resigned before he could be fired,... Read full article:: White Fort Worth officer resigns after k...→

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

The Fort Worth Police Department said officers responded about 2:25 a.m. Saturday after a neighbor called a non-emergency line to report Jefferson’s front door had been left open. The responding of… Read full article:: Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally sho...→

Fort Worth Officer Resigns After Fatal Shooting

Fort Worth Officer Resigns After Fatal Shooting

The Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed Atatiana Jefferson Saturday night resigned Monday morning, shortly before he was to be fired. Read full article:: Fort Worth Officer Resigns After Fatal S...→

Fort Worth officer resigns after fatal shooting

Fort Worth officer resigns after fatal shooting

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Fort Worth police chief says a white officer accused in the fatal shooting of a black woman in her... Read full article:: Fort Worth officer resigns after fatal s...→

Fort Worth cop who shot black woman in her home to be questioned as concerns are raised about use of force

Fort Worth cop who shot black woman in her home to be questioned as concerns are raised about use of force

The white Fort Worth police officer who's on administrative leave after shooting and killing a black woman inside her home during the weekend is set to be interviewed by investigators Monday, as politicians and community members have begun raising concerns about the tragic use of force. Read full article:: Fort Worth cop who shot black woman in h...→

Fort Worth Community Prays for Healing Following Deadly OIS

Fort Worth Community Prays for Healing Following Deadly OIS

As hurt, anger and confusion continue to grip Fort Worth following the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson, members of the faith community are praying for healing and answers. Read full article:: Fort Worth Community Prays for Healing F...→

Texas family seeks answers after police shoot through window, kill woman in her own home in Fort Worth

Texas family seeks answers after police shoot through window, kill woman in her own home in Fort Worth

A white police officer who killed a black woman inside her own home in Texas didn’t have time to perceive a threat before shooting her, an attorney for the woman’s family said. Read full article:: Texas family seeks answers after police ...→

1 Hospitalized After Shooting at Fort Worth Parking Lot

1 Hospitalized After Shooting at Fort Worth Parking Lot

A man was hospitalized after being shot while standing with a group of people in a Fort Worth parking lot, police said. Read full article:: 1 Hospitalized After Shooting at Fort Wo...→

A woman was shot and killed by a Fort Worth police officer in her own home

A woman was shot and killed by a Fort Worth police officer in her own home

(CNN) — A black woman was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth, Texas home after a neighbor called dispatchers... Read full article:: A woman was shot and killed by a Fort Wo...→

Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The furor Tuesday over the killing of a black woman by a white Fort Worth officer became increasingly about a... Read full article:: Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’...→

Former Fort Worth cop:

Former Fort Worth cop: "I'm afraid when I get stopped"

The family is relieved Dean was arrested, but they said more needs to be done to change the police department, CBS News correspondent Omar Villafranca reports. We spoke to a former Fort Worth officer who echoed that sentiment. ... Body camera footage shows the moment he shot and killed Jefferson in her home on Saturday. The video shows Dean never identified himself as a police officer. He was responding to a 2 a.m. wellness call from Jefferson's neighbor, who could b Read full article:: Former Fort Worth cop: "I'm afraid when ...→

Gang Member Accused of Sexual Assault While Out on $6,000 Bail

Gang Member Accused of Sexual Assault While Out on $6,000 Bail

An alleged gang member who was out on $6,000 bail for armed robbery and assault has been accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl. Read full article:: Gang Member Accused of Sexual Assault Wh...→

Fort Worth officer charged with murder, jailed on $200K bond

A white former Fort Worth police officer was being held in jail on a murder charge after shooting a black woman through a window of her home, and the department told a grieving community that... Read full article:: Fort Worth officer charged with murder, ...→

Fort Worth officer charged with murder after fatally shooting black woman

Fort Worth officer charged with murder after fatally shooting black woman

Aaron Dean, 34, was booked into jail on a murder charge Monday afternoon. The police chief said earlier in the day that he acted without justification and would have been fired if he didn’t quit. Read full article:: Fort Worth officer charged with murder a...→

Former Fort Worth Police Officer Aaron Dean Charged With Murder

Former Fort Worth Police Officer Aaron Dean Charged With Murder

The Fort Worth Police officer who shot and killed a woman in her home early Saturday morning has been booked into the Tarrant County Jail and charged with murder. Read full article:: Former Fort Worth Police Officer Aaron D...→

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

FORT WORTH, Texas — A police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home in the presence of her 8-year-old nephew acted inappropriately and has resigned, the chief of police said Monday, aft Read full article:: Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally sho...→

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home in the presence of her 8-year-old nephew... Read full article:: Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally sho...→

Fort Worth, Texas, police officer who fatally shot Atatiana Jefferson resigns

Fort Worth, Texas, police officer who fatally shot Atatiana Jefferson resigns

The resignation came hours before the department intended to terminate Officer Aaron Dean's employment. Read full article:: Fort Worth, Texas, police officer who fa...→

Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News Conference Over Fatal Shooting Of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News Conference Over Fatal Shooting Of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus, Mayor Betsy Price and City Manager David Cooke are holding a news conference Monday afternoon after an officer fatally shot a woman inside her home during a welfare check. Read full article:: Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News...→

Fort Worth Woman Was Playing Video Game With Her Nephew When Shot by Police

Fort Worth Woman Was Playing Video Game With Her Nephew When Shot by Police

A police officer fired the shot that killed Atatiana Jefferson from outside her bedroom window. A neighbor had reported two doors ajar. Read full article:: Fort Worth Woman Was Playing Video Game ...→

Atatiana Jefferson's Family Seeks Answers Following Shooting Death By Fort Worth Officer

Atatiana Jefferson's Family Seeks Answers Following Shooting Death By Fort Worth Officer

The police officer who killed 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson inside her Fort Worth home while responding to a welfare check early Saturday morning "didn't have time to perceive a threat" before opening fire, the family's attorney said. Read full article:: Atatiana Jefferson's Family Seeks Answer...→

Teenage Girl Charged in Alleged Murder of 15-Year-Old Boy

Teenage Girl Charged in Alleged Murder of 15-Year-Old Boy

A 15-year-old girl has been charged with murder after she allegedly stabbed a 15-year-old boy aboard a Washington, DC, Metro train. Read full article:: Teenage Girl Charged in Alleged Murder o...→

Woman Killed Inside Her Home By Fort Worth Officer Was Playing With Her Nephew Moments Before

Woman Killed Inside Her Home By Fort Worth Officer Was Playing With Her Nephew Moments Before

Moments before she was fatally shot inside her home early Saturday morning, 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson was playing video games with her nephew. Read full article:: Woman Killed Inside Her Home By Fort Wor...→

"It triggers the trauma": Atatiana Jefferson shooting fuels tensions with police in Fort Worth

“It’s always been kind of like that around here,” says a resident of the same neighborhood where Jefferson was fatally shot by former Officer Aaron Dean. Read full article:: "It triggers the trauma": Atatiana Jeffe...→

Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

Police bodycam video showed Dean making his way around the side of the house into the backyard in the darkness and opening fire a split second after shouting at the 28-year-old Jefferson to show he… Read full article:: Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’...→

Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse' for woman's killing

Officer Aaron Dean was arrested on a murder charge Monday in the slaying of Atatiana Jefferson. Police released an arrest warrant Tuesday quoting the victim's 8-year-old nephew as saying Jefferson had pulled out a gun after hearing suspicio Read full article:: Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse'...→

Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse' for woman's killing

The furor Tuesday over the killing of a black woman by a white Fort Worth officer became increasingly about a gun pointed at a bedroom window. But the police chief and activists said the focus... Read full article:: Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse'...→

Fort Worth officer released on bond after murder charge

A white former Fort Worth police officer charged with murder after shooting a black woman through a window of her home has been released on bond, and the department told a grieving community... Read full article:: Fort Worth officer released on bond afte...→

Reputed gang member accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl while out on $6K bail

Reputed gang member accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl while out on $6K bail

A reputed Brooklyn gang member facing 34 counts including armed robbery and assault was released on just $6,000 bail — freeing him to allegedly sexually assault a 12-year-old girl, The Post has lea… Read full article:: Reputed gang member accused of sexually ...→

White Fort Worth police officer charged with murder in shooting death of black woman

White Fort Worth police officer charged with murder in shooting death of black woman

A white Fort Worth police officer has been charged with murder in the shooting of a black woman in her home. Read full article:: White Fort Worth police officer charged ...→

White Fort Worth officer resigns after killing black woman

White Fort Worth officer resigns after killing black woman

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A white Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home while responding to a call about an open front door acted inappropriately and resigned… Read full article:: White Fort Worth officer resigns after k...→

Fort Worth police officer resigns after shooting black woman inside her home

Fort Worth police officer resigns after shooting black woman inside her home

Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus said he expects a "substantial update" by tomorrow on whether criminal charges will be filed against the officer, who shot Atatiana Jefferson in her home Saturday morning. Read full article:: Fort Worth police officer resigns after ...→

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

The family of a 28-year-old black woman who was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth home as she played video games with her 8-year-old nephew expressed outrage Monday... Read full article:: Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally sho...→

Fort Worth Officer Aaron Dean Resigns After Fatally Shooting Atatiana Jefferson, Chief Says He Was Going To Be Fired

Fort Worth Officer Aaron Dean Resigns After Fatally Shooting Atatiana Jefferson, Chief Says He Was Going To Be Fired

The Fort Worth officer who shot and killed Atatiana Jefferson in her home while responding to a welfare check has resigned from the department before he could be fired. Read full article:: Fort Worth Officer Aaron Dean Resigns Af...→

‘This Man Murdered Someone’: Family Demands Answers in Fort Worth Police Shooting

‘This Man Murdered Someone’: Family Demands Answers in Fort Worth Police Shooting

Two days after Atatiana Jefferson was fatally shot through her bedroom window by an officer, her family said the police have provided little explanation. Read full article:: ‘This Man Murdered Someone’: Family Dema...→

Hundreds Gather In Fort Worth, Frustrated With Shooting Death Of Atatiana Jefferson

Hundreds Gather In Fort Worth, Frustrated With Shooting Death Of Atatiana Jefferson

Multiple people gathered in Fort Worth Sunday night — all speaking at different times, but spreading the same message of frustration and anger by the shooting death of 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson. Read full article:: Hundreds Gather In Fort Worth, Frustrate...→

Man Left In Critical Condition After Being Shot In Fort Worth

Man Left In Critical Condition After Being Shot In Fort Worth

One man is left in critical condition after being shot in Fort Worth early Sunday morning. Read full article:: Man Left In Critical Condition After Bei...→

Deadly shooting of black woman in home marks seventh time a Fort Worth, Texas officer shot a civilian since June

Deadly shooting of black woman in home marks seventh time a Fort Worth, Texas officer shot a civilian since June

Jefferson was reportedly playing video games with her nephew and thought there was a potential trespasser outside. When she went to investigate, she was shot by the police officer. Read full article:: Deadly shooting of black woman in home m...→

Woman shot, killed by Fort Worth officer inside her home

Woman shot, killed by Fort Worth officer inside her home

A black woman was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth, Texas home after a neighbor called dispatchers to report the woman's front door was open, police said. Read full article:: Woman shot, killed by Fort Worth officer...→

Hundreds Attend First Fort Worth City Council Meeting Since Shooting Death of Atatiana Jefferson

Hundreds Attend First Fort Worth City Council Meeting Since Shooting Death of Atatiana Jefferson

The Fort Worth City Council met for the first time since the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson by officer Aaron Dean. Several hundred people lined up outside city hall to attend to the meeting. Read full article:: Hundreds Attend First Fort Worth City Co...→

"It triggers the trauma": Atatiana Jefferson shooting fuels tensions with police in Fort Worth

“It’s always been kind of like that around here,” says a resident of the same neighborhood where Jefferson was fatally shot by former Officer Aaron Dean. Read full article:: "It triggers the trauma": Atatiana Jeffe...→

Former Fort Worth cop:

Former Fort Worth cop: "I'm afraid when I get stopped"

The family is relieved Dean was arrested, but they said more needs to be done to change the police department, CBS News correspondent Omar Villafranca reports. We spoke to a former Fort Worth officer who echoed that sentiment. ... Body camera footage shows the moment he shot and killed Jefferson in her home on Saturday. The video shows Dean never identified himself as a police officer. He was responding to a 2 a.m. wellness call from Jefferson's neighbor, who could b Read full article:: Former Fort Worth cop: "I'm afraid when ...→

Former Fort Worth police officer must prove he had 'justifiable fear in his mind,' Judge Napolitano says

Former Fort Worth police officer must prove he had 'justifiable fear in his mind,' Judge Napolitano says

Fox News Senior Judicial Analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano said Tuesday that former Fort Worth officer Aaron Dean will have to prove to the jury that he had a "justifiable fear in his mind of physical harm" after killing 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson in her mother's home on Saturday. Read full article:: Former Fort Worth police officer must pr...→

Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse' for woman's killing

Officer Aaron Dean was arrested on a murder charge Monday in the slaying of Atatiana Jefferson. Police released an arrest warrant Tuesday quoting the victim's 8-year-old nephew as saying Jefferson had pulled out a gun after hearing suspicio Read full article:: Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse'...→

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean released on bail in fatal Atatiana Jefferson shooting

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean released on bail in fatal Atatiana Jefferson shooting

The white former Fort Worth, Texas, cop charged with murder for allegedly shooting a black woman dead in her own home was released on bail, according to news reports. Aaron Dean, 34, who was charge… Read full article:: Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean released on ba...→

Fort Worth officer released on bond after murder charge

A white former Fort Worth police officer charged with murder after shooting a black woman through a window of her home has been released on bond, and the department told a grieving community... Read full article:: Fort Worth officer released on bond afte...→

Fort Worth officer charged with murder, jailed on $200K bond

A white former Fort Worth police officer was being held in jail on a murder charge after shooting a black woman through a window of her home, and the department told a grieving community that... Read full article:: Fort Worth officer charged with murder, ...→

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with murder in shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with murder in shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson

The white former Fort Worth police officer accused of gunning down a black woman in her own home was charged with murder for the slaying on Monday, authorities said. Aaron Dean, who resigned after … Read full article:: Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with m...→

White Fort Worth police officer charged with murder in shooting death of black woman

White Fort Worth police officer charged with murder in shooting death of black woman

A white Fort Worth police officer has been charged with murder in the shooting of a black woman in her home. Read full article:: White Fort Worth police officer charged ...→

Former Fort Worth Police Officer Aaron Dean Charged With Murder

Former Fort Worth Police Officer Aaron Dean Charged With Murder

The Fort Worth Police officer who shot and killed a woman in her home early Saturday morning has been booked into the Tarrant County Jail and charged with murder. Read full article:: Former Fort Worth Police Officer Aaron D...→

White Fort Worth officer resigns after killing black woman

A white Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home while responding to a call about an open front door acted inappropriately and resigned before he could be fired,... Read full article:: White Fort Worth officer resigns after k...→

Fort Worth police officer resigns after shooting black woman inside her home

Fort Worth police officer resigns after shooting black woman inside her home

Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus said he expects a "substantial update" by tomorrow on whether criminal charges will be filed against the officer, who shot Atatiana Jefferson in her home Saturday morning. Read full article:: Fort Worth police officer resigns after ...→

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home in the presence of her 8-year-old nephew... Read full article:: Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally sho...→

Fort Worth Officer Resigns After Fatal Shooting

Fort Worth Officer Resigns After Fatal Shooting

The Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed Atatiana Jefferson Saturday night resigned Monday morning, shortly before he was to be fired. Read full article:: Fort Worth Officer Resigns After Fatal S...→

Fort Worth Officer Aaron Dean Resigns After Fatally Shooting Atatiana Jefferson, Chief Says He Was Going To Be Fired

Fort Worth Officer Aaron Dean Resigns After Fatally Shooting Atatiana Jefferson, Chief Says He Was Going To Be Fired

The Fort Worth officer who shot and killed Atatiana Jefferson in her home while responding to a welfare check has resigned from the department before he could be fired. Read full article:: Fort Worth Officer Aaron Dean Resigns Af...→

Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News Conference Over Fatal Shooting Of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News Conference Over Fatal Shooting Of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus, Mayor Betsy Price and City Manager David Cooke are holding a news conference Monday afternoon after an officer fatally shot a woman inside her home during a welfare check. Read full article:: Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News...→

Fort Worth cop who shot black woman in her home to be questioned as concerns are raised about use of force

Fort Worth cop who shot black woman in her home to be questioned as concerns are raised about use of force

The white Fort Worth police officer who's on administrative leave after shooting and killing a black woman inside her home during the weekend is set to be interviewed by investigators Monday, as politicians and community members have begun raising concerns about the tragic use of force. Read full article:: Fort Worth cop who shot black woman in h...→

Hundreds Gather In Fort Worth, Frustrated With Shooting Death Of Atatiana Jefferson

Hundreds Gather In Fort Worth, Frustrated With Shooting Death Of Atatiana Jefferson

Multiple people gathered in Fort Worth Sunday night — all speaking at different times, but spreading the same message of frustration and anger by the shooting death of 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson. Read full article:: Hundreds Gather In Fort Worth, Frustrate...→

Texas family seeks answers after police shoot through window, kill woman in her own home in Fort Worth

Texas family seeks answers after police shoot through window, kill woman in her own home in Fort Worth

A white police officer who killed a black woman inside her own home in Texas didn’t have time to perceive a threat before shooting her, an attorney for the woman’s family said. Read full article:: Texas family seeks answers after police ...→

Deadly shooting of black woman in home marks seventh time a Fort Worth, Texas officer shot a civilian since June

Deadly shooting of black woman in home marks seventh time a Fort Worth, Texas officer shot a civilian since June

Jefferson was reportedly playing video games with her nephew and thought there was a potential trespasser outside. When she went to investigate, she was shot by the police officer. Read full article:: Deadly shooting of black woman in home m...→

Teenage Girl Charged in Alleged Murder of 15-Year-Old Boy

Teenage Girl Charged in Alleged Murder of 15-Year-Old Boy

A 15-year-old girl has been charged with murder after she allegedly stabbed a 15-year-old boy aboard a Washington, DC, Metro train. Read full article:: Teenage Girl Charged in Alleged Murder o...→

A woman was shot and killed by a Fort Worth police officer in her own home

A woman was shot and killed by a Fort Worth police officer in her own home

(CNN) — A black woman was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth, Texas home after a neighbor called dispatchers... Read full article:: A woman was shot and killed by a Fort Wo...→

Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The furor Tuesday over the killing of a black woman by a white Fort Worth officer became increasingly about a... Read full article:: Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’...→

Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

Police bodycam video showed Dean making his way around the side of the house into the backyard in the darkness and opening fire a split second after shouting at the 28-year-old Jefferson to show he… Read full article:: Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’...→

Gang Member Accused of Sexual Assault While Out on $6,000 Bail

Gang Member Accused of Sexual Assault While Out on $6,000 Bail

An alleged gang member who was out on $6,000 bail for armed robbery and assault has been accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl. Read full article:: Gang Member Accused of Sexual Assault Wh...→

Alleged gang member curses out prosecutor, sparks wild court scene

Alleged gang member curses out prosecutor, sparks wild court scene

A wild scene erupted in a Brooklyn courthouse Tuesday when a reputed gang member charged in a grisly sex attack on a 12-year-old girl loudly cursed out the prosecutor, leading to a scuffle in the h… Read full article:: Alleged gang member curses out prosecuto...→

Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse' for woman's killing

The furor Tuesday over the killing of a black woman by a white Fort Worth officer became increasingly about a gun pointed at a bedroom window. But the police chief and activists said the focus... Read full article:: Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse'...→

Fort Worth officer charged with murder, jailed on $200K bond

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A white former Fort Worth police officer was being held in jail on a murder charge after shooting a black woman through a window of her home, and the department told a grie… Read full article:: Fort Worth officer charged with murder, ...→

Reputed gang member accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl while out on $6K bail

Reputed gang member accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl while out on $6K bail

A reputed Brooklyn gang member facing 34 counts including armed robbery and assault was released on just $6,000 bail — freeing him to allegedly sexually assault a 12-year-old girl, The Post has lea… Read full article:: Reputed gang member accused of sexually ...→

Fort Worth officer charged with murder after fatally shooting black woman

Fort Worth officer charged with murder after fatally shooting black woman

Aaron Dean, 34, was booked into jail on a murder charge Monday afternoon. The police chief said earlier in the day that he acted without justification and would have been fired if he didn’t quit. Read full article:: Fort Worth officer charged with murder a...→

Fort Worth Police Shooting: Officer Is Charged With Murder for Killing Woman in Her Home

Fort Worth Police Shooting: Officer Is Charged With Murder for Killing Woman in Her Home

Aaron Dean, the officer who killed Atatiana Jefferson as she was playing a video game with her nephew, resigned hours before he was going to be fired. Read full article:: Fort Worth Police Shooting: Officer Is C...→

White Fort Worth officer resigns after killing black woman

White Fort Worth officer resigns after killing black woman

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A white Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home while responding to a call about an open front door acted inappropriately and resigned… Read full article:: White Fort Worth officer resigns after k...→

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

FORT WORTH, Texas — A police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home in the presence of her 8-year-old nephew acted inappropriately and has resigned, the chief of police said Monday, aft Read full article:: Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally sho...→

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

The Fort Worth Police Department said officers responded about 2:25 a.m. Saturday after a neighbor called a non-emergency line to report Jefferson’s front door had been left open. The responding of… Read full article:: Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally sho...→

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

The family of a 28-year-old black woman who was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth home as she played video games with her 8-year-old nephew expressed outrage Monday... Read full article:: Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally sho...→

Fort Worth, Texas, police officer who fatally shot Atatiana Jefferson resigns

Fort Worth, Texas, police officer who fatally shot Atatiana Jefferson resigns

The resignation came hours before the department intended to terminate Officer Aaron Dean's employment. Read full article:: Fort Worth, Texas, police officer who fa...→

Fort Worth officer resigns after fatal shooting

Fort Worth officer resigns after fatal shooting

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Fort Worth police chief says a white officer accused in the fatal shooting of a black woman in her... Read full article:: Fort Worth officer resigns after fatal s...→

‘This Man Murdered Someone’: Family Demands Answers in Fort Worth Police Shooting

‘This Man Murdered Someone’: Family Demands Answers in Fort Worth Police Shooting

Two days after Atatiana Jefferson was fatally shot through her bedroom window by an officer, her family said the police have provided little explanation. Read full article:: ‘This Man Murdered Someone’: Family Dema...→

Fort Worth Woman Was Playing Video Game With Her Nephew When Shot by Police

Fort Worth Woman Was Playing Video Game With Her Nephew When Shot by Police

A police officer fired the shot that killed Atatiana Jefferson from outside her bedroom window. A neighbor had reported two doors ajar. Read full article:: Fort Worth Woman Was Playing Video Game ...→

Fort Worth Community Prays for Healing Following Deadly OIS

Fort Worth Community Prays for Healing Following Deadly OIS

As hurt, anger and confusion continue to grip Fort Worth following the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson, members of the faith community are praying for healing and answers. Read full article:: Fort Worth Community Prays for Healing F...→

Man Left In Critical Condition After Being Shot In Fort Worth

Man Left In Critical Condition After Being Shot In Fort Worth

One man is left in critical condition after being shot in Fort Worth early Sunday morning. Read full article:: Man Left In Critical Condition After Bei...→

Atatiana Jefferson's Family Seeks Answers Following Shooting Death By Fort Worth Officer

Atatiana Jefferson's Family Seeks Answers Following Shooting Death By Fort Worth Officer

The police officer who killed 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson inside her Fort Worth home while responding to a welfare check early Saturday morning "didn't have time to perceive a threat" before opening fire, the family's attorney said. Read full article:: Atatiana Jefferson's Family Seeks Answer...→

1 Hospitalized After Shooting at Fort Worth Parking Lot

1 Hospitalized After Shooting at Fort Worth Parking Lot

A man was hospitalized after being shot while standing with a group of people in a Fort Worth parking lot, police said. Read full article:: 1 Hospitalized After Shooting at Fort Wo...→

Woman shot, killed by Fort Worth officer inside her home

Woman shot, killed by Fort Worth officer inside her home

A black woman was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth, Texas home after a neighbor called dispatchers to report the woman's front door was open, police said. Read full article:: Woman shot, killed by Fort Worth officer...→

Woman Killed Inside Her Home By Fort Worth Officer Was Playing With Her Nephew Moments Before

Woman Killed Inside Her Home By Fort Worth Officer Was Playing With Her Nephew Moments Before

Moments before she was fatally shot inside her home early Saturday morning, 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson was playing video games with her nephew. Read full article:: Woman Killed Inside Her Home By Fort Wor...→

Hundreds Attend First Fort Worth City Council Meeting Since Shooting Death of Atatiana Jefferson

Hundreds Attend First Fort Worth City Council Meeting Since Shooting Death of Atatiana Jefferson

The Fort Worth City Council met for the first time since the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson by officer Aaron Dean. Several hundred people lined up outside city hall to attend to the meeting. Read full article:: Hundreds Attend First Fort Worth City Co...→

Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The furor Tuesday over the killing of a black woman by a white Fort Worth officer became increasingly about a... Read full article:: Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’...→

"It triggers the trauma": Atatiana Jefferson shooting fuels tensions with police in Fort Worth

“It’s always been kind of like that around here,” says a resident of the same neighborhood where Jefferson was fatally shot by former Officer Aaron Dean. Read full article:: "It triggers the trauma": Atatiana Jeffe...→

Former Fort Worth cop:

Former Fort Worth cop: "I'm afraid when I get stopped"

The family is relieved Dean was arrested, but they said more needs to be done to change the police department, CBS News correspondent Omar Villafranca reports. We spoke to a former Fort Worth officer who echoed that sentiment. ... Body camera footage shows the moment he shot and killed Jefferson in her home on Saturday. The video shows Dean never identified himself as a police officer. He was responding to a 2 a.m. wellness call from Jefferson's neighbor, who could b Read full article:: Former Fort Worth cop: "I'm afraid when ...→

Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing

Police bodycam video showed Dean making his way around the side of the house into the backyard in the darkness and opening fire a split second after shouting at the 28-year-old Jefferson to show he… Read full article:: Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’...→

Former Fort Worth police officer must prove he had 'justifiable fear in his mind,' Judge Napolitano says

Former Fort Worth police officer must prove he had 'justifiable fear in his mind,' Judge Napolitano says

Fox News Senior Judicial Analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano said Tuesday that former Fort Worth officer Aaron Dean will have to prove to the jury that he had a "justifiable fear in his mind of physical harm" after killing 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson in her mother's home on Saturday. Read full article:: Former Fort Worth police officer must pr...→

Gang Member Accused of Sexual Assault While Out on $6,000 Bail

Gang Member Accused of Sexual Assault While Out on $6,000 Bail

An alleged gang member who was out on $6,000 bail for armed robbery and assault has been accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl. Read full article:: Gang Member Accused of Sexual Assault Wh...→

Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse' for woman's killing

Officer Aaron Dean was arrested on a murder charge Monday in the slaying of Atatiana Jefferson. Police released an arrest warrant Tuesday quoting the victim's 8-year-old nephew as saying Jefferson had pulled out a gun after hearing suspicio Read full article:: Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse'...→

Alleged gang member curses out prosecutor, sparks wild court scene

Alleged gang member curses out prosecutor, sparks wild court scene

A wild scene erupted in a Brooklyn courthouse Tuesday when a reputed gang member charged in a grisly sex attack on a 12-year-old girl loudly cursed out the prosecutor, leading to a scuffle in the h… Read full article:: Alleged gang member curses out prosecuto...→

Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse' for woman's killing

The furor Tuesday over the killing of a black woman by a white Fort Worth officer became increasingly about a gun pointed at a bedroom window. But the police chief and activists said the focus... Read full article:: Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse'...→

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean released on bail in fatal Atatiana Jefferson shooting

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean released on bail in fatal Atatiana Jefferson shooting

The white former Fort Worth, Texas, cop charged with murder for allegedly shooting a black woman dead in her own home was released on bail, according to news reports. Aaron Dean, 34, who was charge… Read full article:: Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean released on ba...→

Fort Worth officer released on bond after murder charge

A white former Fort Worth police officer charged with murder after shooting a black woman through a window of her home has been released on bond, and the department told a grieving community... Read full article:: Fort Worth officer released on bond afte...→

Fort Worth officer charged with murder, jailed on $200K bond

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A white former Fort Worth police officer was being held in jail on a murder charge after shooting a black woman through a window of her home, and the department told a grie… Read full article:: Fort Worth officer charged with murder, ...→

Fort Worth officer charged with murder, jailed on $200K bond

A white former Fort Worth police officer was being held in jail on a murder charge after shooting a black woman through a window of her home, and the department told a grieving community that... Read full article:: Fort Worth officer charged with murder, ...→

Reputed gang member accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl while out on $6K bail

Reputed gang member accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl while out on $6K bail

A reputed Brooklyn gang member facing 34 counts including armed robbery and assault was released on just $6,000 bail — freeing him to allegedly sexually assault a 12-year-old girl, The Post has lea… Read full article:: Reputed gang member accused of sexually ...→

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with murder in shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with murder in shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson

The white former Fort Worth police officer accused of gunning down a black woman in her own home was charged with murder for the slaying on Monday, authorities said. Aaron Dean, who resigned after … Read full article:: Fort Worth cop Aaron Dean charged with m...→

Fort Worth officer charged with murder after fatally shooting black woman

Fort Worth officer charged with murder after fatally shooting black woman

Aaron Dean, 34, was booked into jail on a murder charge Monday afternoon. The police chief said earlier in the day that he acted without justification and would have been fired if he didn’t quit. Read full article:: Fort Worth officer charged with murder a...→

White Fort Worth police officer charged with murder in shooting death of black woman

White Fort Worth police officer charged with murder in shooting death of black woman

A white Fort Worth police officer has been charged with murder in the shooting of a black woman in her home. Read full article:: White Fort Worth police officer charged ...→

Fort Worth Police Shooting: Officer Is Charged With Murder for Killing Woman in Her Home

Fort Worth Police Shooting: Officer Is Charged With Murder for Killing Woman in Her Home

Aaron Dean, the officer who killed Atatiana Jefferson as she was playing a video game with her nephew, resigned hours before he was going to be fired. Read full article:: Fort Worth Police Shooting: Officer Is C...→

Former Fort Worth Police Officer Aaron Dean Charged With Murder

Former Fort Worth Police Officer Aaron Dean Charged With Murder

The Fort Worth Police officer who shot and killed a woman in her home early Saturday morning has been booked into the Tarrant County Jail and charged with murder. Read full article:: Former Fort Worth Police Officer Aaron D...→

White Fort Worth officer resigns after killing black woman

White Fort Worth officer resigns after killing black woman

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A white Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home while responding to a call about an open front door acted inappropriately and resigned… Read full article:: White Fort Worth officer resigns after k...→

White Fort Worth officer resigns after killing black woman

A white Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home while responding to a call about an open front door acted inappropriately and resigned before he could be fired,... Read full article:: White Fort Worth officer resigns after k...→

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

FORT WORTH, Texas — A police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home in the presence of her 8-year-old nephew acted inappropriately and has resigned, the chief of police said Monday, aft Read full article:: Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally sho...→

Fort Worth police officer resigns after shooting black woman inside her home

Fort Worth police officer resigns after shooting black woman inside her home

Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus said he expects a "substantial update" by tomorrow on whether criminal charges will be filed against the officer, who shot Atatiana Jefferson in her home Saturday morning. Read full article:: Fort Worth police officer resigns after ...→

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

The Fort Worth Police Department said officers responded about 2:25 a.m. Saturday after a neighbor called a non-emergency line to report Jefferson’s front door had been left open. The responding of… Read full article:: Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally sho...→

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home in the presence of her 8-year-old nephew... Read full article:: Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally sho...→

Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally shooting black woman

The family of a 28-year-old black woman who was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth home as she played video games with her 8-year-old nephew expressed outrage Monday... Read full article:: Fort Worth cop resigns after fatally sho...→

Fort Worth Officer Resigns After Fatal Shooting

Fort Worth Officer Resigns After Fatal Shooting

The Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed Atatiana Jefferson Saturday night resigned Monday morning, shortly before he was to be fired. Read full article:: Fort Worth Officer Resigns After Fatal S...→

Fort Worth, Texas, police officer who fatally shot Atatiana Jefferson resigns

Fort Worth, Texas, police officer who fatally shot Atatiana Jefferson resigns

The resignation came hours before the department intended to terminate Officer Aaron Dean's employment. Read full article:: Fort Worth, Texas, police officer who fa...→

Fort Worth Officer Aaron Dean Resigns After Fatally Shooting Atatiana Jefferson, Chief Says He Was Going To Be Fired

Fort Worth Officer Aaron Dean Resigns After Fatally Shooting Atatiana Jefferson, Chief Says He Was Going To Be Fired

The Fort Worth officer who shot and killed Atatiana Jefferson in her home while responding to a welfare check has resigned from the department before he could be fired. Read full article:: Fort Worth Officer Aaron Dean Resigns Af...→

Fort Worth officer resigns after fatal shooting

Fort Worth officer resigns after fatal shooting

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Fort Worth police chief says a white officer accused in the fatal shooting of a black woman in her... Read full article:: Fort Worth officer resigns after fatal s...→

Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News Conference Over Fatal Shooting Of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News Conference Over Fatal Shooting Of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus, Mayor Betsy Price and City Manager David Cooke are holding a news conference Monday afternoon after an officer fatally shot a woman inside her home during a welfare check. Read full article:: Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News...→

‘This Man Murdered Someone’: Family Demands Answers in Fort Worth Police Shooting

‘This Man Murdered Someone’: Family Demands Answers in Fort Worth Police Shooting

Two days after Atatiana Jefferson was fatally shot through her bedroom window by an officer, her family said the police have provided little explanation. Read full article:: ‘This Man Murdered Someone’: Family Dema...→

Fort Worth cop who shot black woman in her home to be questioned as concerns are raised about use of force

Fort Worth cop who shot black woman in her home to be questioned as concerns are raised about use of force

The white Fort Worth police officer who's on administrative leave after shooting and killing a black woman inside her home during the weekend is set to be interviewed by investigators Monday, as politicians and community members have begun raising concerns about the tragic use of force. Read full article:: Fort Worth cop who shot black woman in h...→

Fort Worth Woman Was Playing Video Game With Her Nephew When Shot by Police

Fort Worth Woman Was Playing Video Game With Her Nephew When Shot by Police

A police officer fired the shot that killed Atatiana Jefferson from outside her bedroom window. A neighbor had reported two doors ajar. Read full article:: Fort Worth Woman Was Playing Video Game ...→

Hundreds Gather In Fort Worth, Frustrated With Shooting Death Of Atatiana Jefferson

Hundreds Gather In Fort Worth, Frustrated With Shooting Death Of Atatiana Jefferson

Multiple people gathered in Fort Worth Sunday night — all speaking at different times, but spreading the same message of frustration and anger by the shooting death of 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson. Read full article:: Hundreds Gather In Fort Worth, Frustrate...→

Fort Worth Community Prays for Healing Following Deadly OIS

Fort Worth Community Prays for Healing Following Deadly OIS

As hurt, anger and confusion continue to grip Fort Worth following the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson, members of the faith community are praying for healing and answers. Read full article:: Fort Worth Community Prays for Healing F...→

Man Left In Critical Condition After Being Shot In Fort Worth

Man Left In Critical Condition After Being Shot In Fort Worth

One man is left in critical condition after being shot in Fort Worth early Sunday morning. Read full article:: Man Left In Critical Condition After Bei...→

Texas family seeks answers after police shoot through window, kill woman in her own home in Fort Worth

Texas family seeks answers after police shoot through window, kill woman in her own home in Fort Worth

A white police officer who killed a black woman inside her own home in Texas didn’t have time to perceive a threat before shooting her, an attorney for the woman’s family said. Read full article:: Texas family seeks answers after police ...→

Atatiana Jefferson's Family Seeks Answers Following Shooting Death By Fort Worth Officer

Atatiana Jefferson's Family Seeks Answers Following Shooting Death By Fort Worth Officer

The police officer who killed 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson inside her Fort Worth home while responding to a welfare check early Saturday morning "didn't have time to perceive a threat" before opening fire, the family's attorney said. Read full article:: Atatiana Jefferson's Family Seeks Answer...→

Deadly shooting of black woman in home marks seventh time a Fort Worth, Texas officer shot a civilian since June

Deadly shooting of black woman in home marks seventh time a Fort Worth, Texas officer shot a civilian since June

Jefferson was reportedly playing video games with her nephew and thought there was a potential trespasser outside. When she went to investigate, she was shot by the police officer. Read full article:: Deadly shooting of black woman in home m...→

1 Hospitalized After Shooting at Fort Worth Parking Lot

1 Hospitalized After Shooting at Fort Worth Parking Lot

A man was hospitalized after being shot while standing with a group of people in a Fort Worth parking lot, police said. Read full article:: 1 Hospitalized After Shooting at Fort Wo...→

Teenage Girl Charged in Alleged Murder of 15-Year-Old Boy

Teenage Girl Charged in Alleged Murder of 15-Year-Old Boy

A 15-year-old girl has been charged with murder after she allegedly stabbed a 15-year-old boy aboard a Washington, DC, Metro train. Read full article:: Teenage Girl Charged in Alleged Murder o...→

Woman shot, killed by Fort Worth officer inside her home

Woman shot, killed by Fort Worth officer inside her home

A black woman was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth, Texas home after a neighbor called dispatchers to report the woman's front door was open, police said. Read full article:: Woman shot, killed by Fort Worth officer...→

A woman was shot and killed by a Fort Worth police officer in her own home

A woman was shot and killed by a Fort Worth police officer in her own home

(CNN) — A black woman was shot and killed by a white police officer in her Fort Worth, Texas home after a neighbor called dispatchers... Read full article:: A woman was shot and killed by a Fort Wo...→

Woman Killed Inside Her Home By Fort Worth Officer Was Playing With Her Nephew Moments Before

Woman Killed Inside Her Home By Fort Worth Officer Was Playing With Her Nephew Moments Before

Moments before she was fatally shot inside her home early Saturday morning, 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson was playing video games with her nephew. Read full article:: Woman Killed Inside Her Home By Fort Wor...→