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As Police-Involved Killings Take National Spotlight, Questions Remain


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As Police-Involved Killings Take National Spotlight, Questions Remain

Nadia Prupis, staff writer

In the wake of ongoing civil rights protests around the country and federal probes into institutional racism in Ferguson and beyond, two separate reports on police killings of unarmed citizens were released last week, to little fanfare. But those reports—and the organizations that published them—tell an important component of the story that was overlooked by the Justice Department in its more high-profile investigation.