More: zachary bearheels

Fired police officer won't go to trial for death of Native man until next year
Law | National

Fired police officer won't go to trial for death of Native man until next year (April 20, 2018)

The Native community is demanding justice for the death of Zachary Bearheels at the hands of police officers in Omaha, Nebraska.

Grand jury seeks another charge against officer accused in Native man's death
Law | National

Grand jury seeks another charge against officer accused in Native man's death (December 6, 2017)

A grand jury convened has decided the state of Nebraska should prosecute two former police officers accused of assaulting a Lakota man who later died.

Native community demands justice for Lakota man who died in police encounter
Law | National

Native community demands justice for Lakota man who died in police encounter (November 29, 2017)

Native Americans gathered in a courthouse in Nebraska to demand justice and transparency in a case involving two police officers accused of assaulting a Lakota man who later died.

Two police officers charged with assault for death of Rosebud Sioux citizen
Law | National

Two police officers charged with assault for death of Rosebud Sioux citizen (July 27, 2017)

Zachary Bearheels died after being repeatedly punched and shocked with a stun gun by police officers in Omaha, Nebraska.

Rosebud Sioux man dies after being tased and struck by police officers
Law | National

Rosebud Sioux man dies after being tased and struck by police officers (July 17, 2017)

Zachary Bearheels, 29, was tased 12 times and hit and punched at least 15 times by officers in Omaha, Nebraska.