World renowned scientist, professor, and medical doctor, Dr. Bennet Omalu conducted an independent autopsy of Stephon Clark, who had been shot by Sacramento Police officers. On March 30, he released his findings, stating that Clark had been shot eight times in the back and side.
A nine-month VICE News investigation found that police shoot Americans far more often than previously understood. More than half the people shot by cops survive, and their stories rarely factor into conversations about police violence.
Retired police officer Rick Gore from Texas received the American Citizens Institute's Leadership Award for his community relations achievements.