(AKRON, Ohio) -- Jayland Walker's family is outraged, according to the family's attorneys, after newly released body camera footage of Walker's death shows the moments following the fatal police shooting. "After they shoot and end the life of Pam Walker's son, they turn off their... Read More.
(AKRON, Ohio) -- Jayland Walker, a 25-year-old Black man, was shot and killed by police in Akron, Ohio, on June 27. Authorities said they had initially tried to pull over Walker for a traffic violation and an equipment violation with his car. He allegedly... Read More.
(AKRON, Ohio) -- Tensions between protesters and law enforcement have persisted amid weekslong demonstrations following the fatal police shooting of 25-year-old Jayland Walker. As protesters seek accountability from police in Walker's death, local and national advocacy groups have released lists of demands for the mayor... Read More.
(AKRON, Ohio) -- Jayland Walker, the 25-year-old Black man who was fatally shot by police in Akron, Ohio, had 46 gunshot wounds on his body, according to an autopsy report conducted by the Summit Co. Medical Examiner's Office. "The autopsy determined that Jayland had 46... Read More.
(AKRON, Ohio) -- Jayland Walker's funeral took place Wednesday, as Akron, Ohio, recognizes an official citywide day of mourning for the police shooting victim declared by city officials days earlier. Services began midday Wednesday with musical performances. Singers and speakers were flanked by photos of... Read More.
(AKRON, Ohio) -- Jayland Walker's funeral will take place Wednesday, as Akron, Ohio, recognizes an official citywide day of mourning for Walker declared by city officials days earlier. "Tomorrow, Jayland Walker, a beloved son, brother, nephew, and friend will be laid to rest," said Akron... Read More.
(AKRON, Ohio) -- Two relatives of police shooting victims were arrested Wednesday in Akron, Ohio, on rioting charges for allegedly protesting the police shooting of Jayland Walker. Jacob Blake Sr., the father of Jacob Blake -- as well as Bianca Austin, a relative of Breonna... Read More.
(AKRON, Ohio) -- Jayland Walker's sister wants the world to know him as she did: a funny, kind brother who looked out for his family and had big goals for his future of investing and buying a home. "It's hard to just talk about somebody... Read More.
(AKRON, Ohio) -- Ohio police officials released officer body-camera footage of a 25-year-old Black man killed in a hail of bullets fired by eight officers while he was unarmed and running away. As Jayland Walker's family has demanded answers about the circumstances of last week's... Read More.