police shooting http://michiganradio.org en Emotions still running high after Saginaw fatal police shooting http://michiganradio.org/post/emotions-still-running-high-after-saginaw-fatal-police-shooting <p></p><p>Justice still hasn’t been done in the case of a fatal police shooting of a mentally ill man in Saginaw this summer.</p><p>That was the message at a community forum this week, where some 200 residents came out to express frustration with local law enforcement, and with the county prosecutor for declining to press criminal charges against the officers.&nbsp;</p><p>Among the mostly African American crowd at the forum, the primary question seemed to be: why was so much lethal force used on July 1<sup>st</sup>, the day Milton Hall was shot by police 11 times?</p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 18:37:59 +0000 Kate Wells 9133 at http://michiganradio.org Emotions still running high after Saginaw fatal police shooting No answers yet in police shooting of mentally-ill man http://michiganradio.org/post/no-answers-yet-police-shooting-mentally-ill-man <p></p><p>Two months after Saginaw police fatally shot a mentally-ill man, his family and community are still calling for answers.</p><p>On July 1<sup>st</sup>, Milton Hall was gunned down in a parking lot during a confrontation with police. It was captured on a cell phone video and made national headlines, with some media reporting the officers fired 46 times.</p><p>Hall reportedly held a knife, though the video appears to show he was several feet away when police opened fire.</p> Thu, 30 Aug 2012 21:01:29 +0000 Kate Wells 8889 at http://michiganradio.org No answers yet in police shooting of mentally-ill man