The mothers of Sean Bell, Anthony Baez, Amadou Diallo and Ramarley Graham gathered to make their plea Friday, two days before Mother’s Day.
One officer open fire on the suspect, striking him in the leg, police said.
A grand jury declined to indict a New Rochelle police officer who shot and killed a mentally distubed man inside his apartment in May.
The man shot by police Saturday after he allegedly used a cane to attack an officer has been charged with several crimes including assault on a police officer with a deadly weapon, menacing and attempted criminal mischief.
A lawyer for a Stamford, Conn., woman killed by police after a car chase outside the U.S. Capitol is requesting a Justice Department investigation.
The victim was chasing another man inside and outside the store in Middletown and was later shot by two officers, police said.
A new report has said the number of NYPD officers who fired their guns, and the number of suspects they killed, increased in 2012 compared with the year before.