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GALLERY: Protesters clash outside statewide law enforcement expo

GALLERY: Protesters clash outside statewide law enforcement expo

State Hornet Staff

September 18, 2018


Filed under Featured, News, Stephon Clark

Protesters were called to disperse after the Sacramento Police Department called their “die in” outside of a statewide law enforcement expo unlawful on Tuesday, the six-month anniversary of Stephon Clark’s death. The Cop Expo Shut Down was organized by the Sacramento chapter of Black Lives Matter to disrupt the “norm of a policing ...

Stephon Clark protests continue outside District Attorney’s office

Stephon Clark protests continue outside District Attorney’s office

Vincent Moleski

April 4, 2018


Filed under News, Stephon Clark

Black Lives Matter held a protest at the Sacramento County District Attorney’s office on Tuesday, April 3, before heading to City Hall for the council meeting. The protesters rallied in response to the death of Stephon Clark, a 22-year-old unarmed black man who was shot and killed by two police officers in South Sacramento on ...

#SacStateSays: How would you like to see police reform in Sacramento?

#SacStateSays: How would you like to see police reform in Sacramento?

Vincent Moleski

April 4, 2018


Filed under News, Stephon Clark

After Stephon Clark was fatally shot on March 18 by Sacramento police, calls for action have been raised in Sacramento on an almost daily basis.    RELATED: Stephon Clark shooting leads to weeks of protest in Sacramento We asked Sacramento State students how they would like police policy t...

Stephon Clark shooting leads to weeks of protest in Sacramento

Stephon Clark shooting leads to weeks of protest in Sacramento

The State Hornet

April 4, 2018


Filed under Featured, News, Stephon Clark

In the latest of a series of protests that have shaken Sacramento since the fatal police shooting of 22-year-old unarmed black man Stephon Clark, more than 100 Sacramento State students marched on campus Tuesday, demanding that policing strategies be reformed. The protest was initially organized by Monic...

Sac State student organizes protest in response to Stephon Clark shooting

Sac State student organizes protest in response to Stephon Clark shooting

Dominique Walker

April 3, 2018


Filed under Featured, News, Stephon Clark

UPDATE: April 3 at 10:35 a.m. — This story has been updated to reflect that the protesters plan to move the demonstration to Sacramento City Hall by 5 p.m. Tuesday. In response to the police shooting of Stephon Clark on March 18, Sacramento State senior Monica Linhthasack said she is organizing...

VIDEO: Woman hit by Sheriff’s Department vehicle at vigil for Stephon Clark

VIDEO: Woman hit by Sheriff’s Department vehicle at vigil for Stephon Clark

Jordyn Dollarhide

April 2, 2018


Filed under Stephon Clark, Video

 61-year-old Wanda Cleveland was struck by a Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department vehicle at a vigil for Stephon Clark on March 31 after the deputy, who had been repeating “back away from my vehicle,” started driving, knocking Cleveland to the curb. She landed on her hip and shoulder and h...

Ex-King Matt Barnes leads protest involving families of Stephon Clark and Joseph Mann

Ex-King Matt Barnes leads protest involving families of Stephon Clark and Joseph Mann

Dominique Walker and Will Coburn

April 1, 2018


Filed under News, Stephon Clark

Leaders from Sacramento and the National Action Network, along with the families of Stephon Clark and Joseph Mann, were at Cesar E. Chavez Plaza speaking about long-term goals and policy demands on Saturday at a protest led by former Sacramento Kings forward Matt Barnes. Stephon Clark was killed ...

BREAKING: Woman hit by Sheriff’s Department vehicle at vigil for Stephon Clark

BREAKING: Woman hit by Sheriff’s Department vehicle at vigil for Stephon Clark

Nick Minges, Yajayra Gonzalez, and Jordyn Dollarhide

March 31, 2018


Filed under Featured, News, Stephon Clark

 A woman was struck by a Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department vehicle at a vigil for Stephon Clark Saturday after the deputy, who had been repeating “back away from my vehicle,” started driving, knocking the woman to the curb. A friend of the victim identified her as 61-year-old Wanda Cleveland...

Stephon Clark autopsy shows 6 gunshot wounds to the back

Stephon Clark autopsy shows 6 gunshot wounds to the back

Robby Sanchez

March 30, 2018


Filed under Featured, News, Stephon Clark

Stephon Clark was found to be shot six times in the back and eight times in total according to an autopsy by Dr. Bennet Omalu that was released Friday. One bullet hit Clark in the neck and five hit him on the right shoulder and back area. A seventh bullet was found to have hit Clark on the side of his body. The...

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