Helmeted Sacramento Police officers block the entrance to the Sacramento City Council chambers from demonstrators protesting the shooting death of Stephon Clark by Sacramento Police, Tuesday, March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Clark, who was unarmed, was shot and killed a week earlier by two officers responding to a call about a person smashing car windows. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
Unarmed Black Man

The Sacramento Police Department Are No Angels

If we are going to go digging into people’s pasts after a police shooting, let’s start with the ones holding the smoking guns.