Thursday, December 20, 2018

Controversy: Olathe Police Confront Court Battle After Woman Shot Dead

Suburban legal fighting awaits this deadly incident involving authorities and a woman who was reportedly mentally disabled amid increasing grassroots push back against rough tactics. Take a look:

Wrongful death lawsuit filed in 2017 fatal shooting of woman at Olathe home

A wrongful death lawsuit was filed Wednesday in the 2017 fatal shooting of a woman by police. The estate of Ciara M. Howard, 26, is suing the city of Olathe, the police chief, the Johnson County sheriff and other officers and deputies. Howard was shot to death on Aug.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

There's precedent here for a million dollar settlement. Ask Wes Jordan, former Chief of Police in Prairie Village now City Administrator.