980 people have been killed by the police this year
The number of fatal police shootings has remained consistent
Black Americans are the most likely to be shot by police
Rate of police shootings per million
They're also more likely to be unarmed
Weapon status among people killed (%)
Where you live makes a difference
Police shootings per million since 2015
Police rarely face criminal charges for on-the-job killings
99% of fatal shootings by police since 2013 have not resulted in officers being charged with a crime.
That's 7,562 cases that have resulted in no known charges.
Of the 101 cases with charges filed 26% resulted in acquittals, mistrials or were tossed out.