Category Archives: Officer Joseph Pitts

Rally Held for DeKalb Police Killing of Anthony Hill (UPDATE 1)

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(APN) DECATUR — On Wednesday night, March 11, 2015, approximately two hundred people marched through the streets of Decatur and held sit-ins stopping traffic, as they protested the killing of Anthony Hill.   For the second time in less than eleven weeks, DeKalb police have shot and killed another innocent Black man ¬†¬†This time, they shot a naked, unarmed veteran […]

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Candlelight Vigil Held for Kevin Davis in DeKalb County

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(APN) DECATUR — A candlelight vigil at the DeKalb County Courthouse on Thursday, January 29, 2015, brought out about seventy-five people to support the family of Kevin Davis, who was recently killed by DeKalb police.   As Atlanta Progressive News previously reported, Davis made the apparent mistake of calling the police for help, when a guest stabbed his girlfriend during […]

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