Lawyer: Kenosha Officer Thought Jacob Blake Was Trying To Kidnap ChildThe Kenosha police officer who shot Jacob Blake in the back seven times last month told investigators he thought Blake was trying to abduct one of his own children and that he opened fire because Blake started turning toward the officer while holding a knife, the officer's lawyer contends.
Former Wisconsin Police Chief To Review Jacob Blake ShootingWisconsin's attorney general announced Monday that he has selected a former Madison police chief to serve as an independent consultant for prosecutors weighing whether to file charges against the officer who shot Jacob Blake, a Black man who was left paralyzed from the waist down.
Wisconsin Gov. Evers Says He Has 'No Regrets' About Kenosha Shooting ResponseGov. Tony Evers said Wednesday he has “no regrets” about how the state responded to protests that broke out in Kenosha following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, while a new poll showed no change in attitudes toward Black Lives Matter protests or the presidential race even after the unrest in Wisconsin.
Kamala Harris Meets Jacob Blake's Family To Kick Off Wisconsin VisitDemocratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris met Monday with the family of a Wisconsin man shot by police last month to kick off her visit to the critical swing state, where Vice President Mike Pence was also visiting as the presidential race enters its final phase.
Jacob Blake Speaks To Public For First Time Since He Was Shot By Police OfficerJacob Blake has spoken publicly for the first time since a Kenosha, Wisconsin, police officer shot him seven times in the back, saying he's in constant pain from the shooting, which doctors fear will leave him paralyzed from the waist down.
Kamala Harris To Visit Wisconsin On Labor DayEarlier in the week, Joe Biden visited southeastern Wisconsin, and met with the family of Jacob Blake, the Black man who was shot in the back by police in Kenosha.
Joe Biden Meets With Jacob Blake's Family To Start Wisconsin TripDemocrat presidential nominee Joe Biden has arrived in Wisconsin, where he’ll meet with relatives of Jacob Blake and hold a discussion with business figures, civic leaders and law enforcement officials.
Joe Biden Heading To Kenosha As Wisconsin Becomes 2020 Flash PointJoe Biden is traveling to Wisconsin on Thursday, as the key swing state becomes the focal point for a political debate over violence at protests there and elsewhere in the nation.
In Kenosha, Trump Calls Violence 'Domestic Terrorism'; Biden Hits Back, Says Trump Is Trying To Scare VotersPresident Donald Trump stood at the epicenter of the latest eruption over racial injustice Tuesday and came down squarely on the side of law enforcement, blaming “domestic terror” for the violence in Kenosha, Wisconsin, and making no nod to the underlying cause of anger and protests — the shooting of yet another Black man by police.
Damage To City-Owned Property In Kenosha Estimated At Nearly $2 MillionDamage to city-owned property from violence that erupted over the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha is estimated at nearly $2 million so far, a city official said.
President Trump To Wade Into Racial Tensions With Visit To Kenosha Claiming the mantle of the “law and order” candidate, President Donald Trump is offering himself as the leader best positioned to keep Americans safe, a day after Democratic rival Joe Biden assailed him over the deadly protests that have sprung up on his watch.
Amid Unrest Over Jacob Blake Shooting, Kenosha On Edge As Trump Visit LoomsSome residents in Kenosha fear a planned visit by President Donald Trump after unrest over the police shooting of Jacob Blake may stir more emotions and cause more violence and destruction in the divided southeastern Wisconsin city after several days of peace.
Most Of The People Arrested In Kenosha Were Not From The City Most of the people arrested in demonstrations against police brutality since the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha were not city residents, according to police.
Hundreds March Through Downtown Minneapolis Protesting Jacob Blake's ShootingOrganizers say what happened in Kenosha is a reminder that nothing's changed since the death of George Floyd.
Wisconsin Gov. Evers Requests Trump Reconsider Planned Visit To KenoshaDemocrats on Sunday accused President Donald Trump of trying to inflame racial tensions and incite violence to benefit his campaign as he praised supporters who clashed with protesters in Portland, Oregon.