This list is a work in progress and includes the names of Black people killed in the U.S. by police and by civilians.

2021

Patrick Warren, 52
Mentally Suffering β€’ Killeen, TX
January 10, 2021
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2020

Casey Goodson Jr. , 23
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ Columbus, OH
December 4, 2020
Aiden Ellison, 19
Playing Music β€’ Ashland, OR
November 23, 2020
Quawan Charles, 15
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ Iberia Parish, LA
November 3, 2020
Walter Wallace Jr., 27
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ Philadelphia, PA
October 26, 2020
Jonathan Price, 31
Stopping a Fight β€’ Wolfe City, TX
October 3, 2020
Dijon Kizzee, 29
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ Los Angeles, CA
August 31, 2020
Damian Daniels, 30
Mentally Suffering β€’ San Antonio, TX
August 25, 2020
Anthony McClain, 32
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ Pasadena, CA
August 15, 2020
Julian Lewis, 60
Driving β€’ Sylvania, GA
August 7, 2020
Maurice Abisdid-Wagner, 30
In Custody β€’ Maui, HI
July 26, 2020
Rayshard Brooks, 27
Sleeping in Car β€’ Atlanta, GA
June 12, 2020
Priscilla Slater, 38
In Custody β€’ Harper Woods, MI
June 10, 2020
Robert Forbes, 56
Protesting β€’ Bakersfield, CA
June 6, 2020
Kamal Flowers, 24
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ New Rochelle, NY
June 5, 2020
Jamel Floyd, 35
In Custody β€’ New York, NY
June 3, 2020
David McAtee, 53
Cooking β€’ Louisville, KY
June 1, 2020
James Scurlock, 22
Protesting β€’ Omaha, NE
May 30, 2020
Calvin Horton Jr., 43
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ Minneapolis, MN
May 27, 2020
Tony McDade, 38
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ Tallahassee, FL
May 27, 2020
Dion Johnson, 28
Passed Out β€’ Phoenix, AZ
May 25, 2020
George Floyd, 46
Shopping β€’ Minneapolis, MN
May 25, 2020
Maurice Gordon, 28
Unarmed β€’ Bass River, NJ
May 23, 2020
Cornelius Fredericks, 16
Restrained β€’ Kalamazoo, MI
May 1, 2020
Steven Taylor, 33
Mentally Suffering β€’ San Leandro, CA
April 18, 2020
Daniel Prude, 30
In Custody β€’ Rochester, NY
March 30, 2020
Breonna Taylor, 26
At Home β€’ Louisville, KY
March 13, 2020
Barry Gedeus, 27
Riding Bike β€’ Fort Lauderdale, FL
March 8, 2020
Manuel Ellis, 33
Unarmed β€’ Tacoma, WA
March 3, 2020
Ahmaud Arbery, 25
Jogging β€’ Satilla Shores, GA
February 23, 2020
Lionel Morris, 39
In Custody β€’ Conway, AR
February 4, 2020
Jaquyn O'Neill Light, 20
Unarmed β€’ Graham, NC
January 28, 2020
William Green, 43
Sitting β€’ Temple Hills, MD
January 27, 2020
Darius Tarver, 23
Mentally Suffering β€’ Denton, TX
January 23, 2020
Miciah Lee, 18
Mentally Suffering β€’ Sparks, NV
January 5, 2020

2019

John Neville, 56
In Custody β€’ Winston-Salem, NC
December 4, 2019
Michael Dean, 28
Driving β€’ Temple, TX
December 2, 2019
Atatiana Jefferson, 28
Babysitting β€’ Forth Worth, TX
October 12, 2019
Byron Williams, 50
Riding Bike β€’ Las Vegas, NV
September 5, 2019
Elijah McClain, 23
Walking β€’ Aurora, CO
August 30, 2019
Jaleel Medlock, 21
In Custody β€’ Conway, AR
July 16, 2019
Dominique Clayton, 32
Sleeping β€’ Oxford, MS
May 19, 2019
Pamela Turner, 44
Mentally Suffering β€’ Baytown, TX
May 13, 2019
Ronald Greene, 49
In Custody β€’ Union Parish, LA
May 10, 2019
Sterling Higgins, 37
Mentally Suffering β€’ Union City, TN
March 24, 2019
Bradley Blackshire, 30
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ Little Rock, AR
February 22, 2019
Jassmine McBride, 30
Drinking Water β€’ Flint, MI
February 12, 2019

2018

Aleah Jenkins, 24
In Custody β€’ La Jolla, CA
November 27, 2018
Emantic Bradford Jr., 21
Legally Armed β€’ Hoover, AL
November 22, 2018
Jemel Roberson, 26
Guarding β€’ Robbins, IL
November 11, 2018
Charles Roundtree Jr., 18
Sitting β€’ San Antonio, TX
October 17, 2018
Botham Jean, 26
Eating β€’ Dallas, TX
September 6, 2018
Harith Augustus, 37
Running Away β€’ Chicago, IL
July 14, 2018
Jason Washington, 45
Stopping a Fight β€’ Portland, OR
June 29, 2018
Antwon Rose Jr., 17
Unarmed β€’ Pittsburgh, PA
June 19, 2018
Robert White, 41
Unarmed β€’ Silver Spring, MD
June 16, 2018
Earl McNeil, 40
Mentally Suffering β€’ National City, CA
May 26, 2018
Marcus-David Peters, 24
Mentally Suffering β€’ Richmond, VA
May 14, 2018
Dorian Harris, 17
Stealing $2 Beer β€’ Memphis, TN
March 29, 2018
Danny Ray Thomas, 34
Unarmed β€’ Houston, TX
March 22, 2018
Stephon Clark, 23
Holding Phone β€’ Sacramento, CA
March 18, 2018
Ronell Foster, 33
Riding Bike β€’ Vajello, CA
February 13, 2018

2017

Damon Grimes, 15
Driving β€’ Detroit, MI
August 26, 2017
James Lacy, 47
Mentally Suffering β€’ San Diego, CA
August 7, 2017
Charleena Lyles, 30
Mentally Suffering β€’ Seattle, WA
June 18, 2017
Mikel McIntyre, 32
Mentally Suffering β€’ Rancho Cordova, CA
May 8, 2017
Jordan Edwards, 15
Riding in Car β€’ Balch Springs, TX
April 29, 2017
Timothy Caughman, 66
Collecting Cans β€’ Manhattan, NY
March 20, 2017
Alteria Woods, 21
At Home β€’ Gifford, FL
March 19, 2017
Desmond Phillips, 25
Mentally Suffering β€’ Chico, CA
March 17, 2017

2016

Deborah Danner, 66
Mentally Suffering β€’ New York, NY
October 18, 2016
Alfred Olango, 38
Unarmed β€’ El Cajon, CA
September 27, 2016
Terence Crutcher, 40
Unarmed β€’ Tulsa, OK
September 16, 2016
Christian Taylor, 19
Unarmed β€’ Forth Worth, TX
August 7, 2016
Jamarion Robinson, 26
Mentally Suffering β€’ East Point, GA
August 5, 2016
Donnell Thompson Jr., 27
Lying Down β€’ Compton, CA
July 28, 2016
Joseph Mann, 51
Mentally Suffering β€’ Sacramento, CA
July 11, 2016
Philando Castile, 32
Driving β€’ Falcon Heights, MN
July 6, 2016
Alton Sterling, 37
Selling DVDs β€’ Baton Rouge, LA
July 5, 2016
Jay Anderson Jr., 25
Sleeping in Car β€’ Wauwatosa, WI
June 23, 2016
David Joseph, 17
Unarmed β€’ Austin, TX
February 8, 2016
Antronie Scott, 36
Holding Phone β€’ San Antonio, TX
February 4, 2016

2015

Bettie Jones, 55
Opening Door β€’ Chicago, IL
December 26, 2015
Quintonio LeGrier, 19
Arguing β€’ Chicago, IL
December 26, 2015
Corey Jones, 31
Waiting β€’ Boynton Beach, FL
October 18, 2015
Samuel DuBose, 43
Driving β€’ Cincinnati, OH
July 19, 2015
Darrius Stewart, 19
Unarmed β€’ Memphis, TN
July 17, 2015
Sandra Bland, 28
Mentally Suffering β€’ Hempstead, TX
July 13, 2015
Susie Jackson, 87
In Church β€’ Charleston, SC
June 17, 2015
Daniel Simmons, 74
In Church β€’ Charleston, SC
June 17, 2015
Ethel Lance, 70
In Church β€’ Charleston, SC
June 17, 2015
Myra Thompson, 59
In Church β€’ Charleston, SC
June 17, 2015
Cynthia Hurd, 54
In Church β€’ Charleston, SC
June 17, 2015
DePayne Middleton-Doctor, 49
In Church β€’ Charleston, SC
June 17, 2015
Sharonda Coleman-Singleton, 45
In Church β€’ Charleston, SC
June 17, 2015
Clementa Pinckney, 41
In Church β€’ Charleston, SC
June 17, 2015
TyWanza Sanders, 26
In Church β€’ Charleston, SC
June 17, 2015
Kalief Browder, 22
Mentally Suffering β€’ The Bronx, NY
June 6, 2015
Freddie Gray, 25
Surviving β€’ Baltimore, MD
April 19, 2015
Norman Cooper, 33
In Custody β€’ San Antonio, TX
April 19, 2015
Walter Scott, 50
Driving β€’ North Charleston, SC
April 4, 2015
Natasha McKenna, 37
Mentally Suffering β€’ Alexandria, VA
February 7, 2015

2014

Rumain Brisbon, 34
Unarmed β€’ Phoenix, AZ
December 4, 2014
Tamir Rice, 12
Playing β€’ Cleveland, OH
November 22, 2014
Akai Gurley, 28
Walking β€’ Brooklyn, NY
November 20, 2014
Tanisha Anderson, 37
Mentally Suffering β€’ Cleveland, OH
November 13, 2014
Laquan McDonald, 17
Walking β€’ Chicago, IL
October 20, 2014
Cameron Tillman, 14
Hanging Out β€’ Houma, LA
September 23, 2014
Darrien Hunt, 22
Cosplaying β€’ Saratoga Springs, UT
September 10, 2014
Michael Brown, 18
Unarmed β€’ Ferguson, MO
September 8, 2014
Kajieme Powell, 25
Mentally Suffering β€’ St. Louis, MO
August 19, 2014
Michelle Cusseaux, 50
Mentally Suffering β€’ Phoenix, AZ
August 14, 2014
Dante Parker, 36
Riding Bike β€’ Victorville, CA
August 12, 2014
Ezell Ford, 25
Walking β€’ Los Angeles, CA
August 11, 2014
Amir Brooks, 17
Driving β€’ Washington, D.C.
August 6, 2014
John Crawford III, 22
Shopping β€’ Beavercreek, Ohio
August 5, 2014
Eric Garner, 43
Selling Cigarettes β€’ Staten Island, NY
July 17, 2014
Jerry Dwight Brown, 41
Unarmed β€’ Zephyrhills, FL
July 1, 2014
Victor White III, 22
In Custody β€’ New Iberia, LA
March 3, 2014
Marquise Jones, 23
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ San Antonio, TX
February 28, 2014
Yvette Smith, 47
Opening Door β€’ Bastrop, TX
February 16, 2014

2013

Renisha McBride, 19
Seeking Help β€’ Dearborn Heights, MI
November 2, 2013
Jonathan Ferrell, 24
Seeking Help β€’ Charlotte, NC
September 14, 2013
Deion Fludd, 17
Jumping Turnstile β€’ New York, NY
July 12, 2013
Gabriel Winzer, 25
Riding Bike β€’ Kaufman County, TX
April 27, 2013
Wayne A. Jones, 50
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ Martinsburg, WV
March 13, 2013
Kimani Gray, 16
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ Brooklyn, NY
March 10, 2013
Kayla Moore, 41
Mentally Suffering β€’ Berkeley, CA
February 12, 2013

2012

Corey Stingley, 16
Hiding Beer Cans β€’ Milwaukee, WI
December 29, 2012
Darnesha Harris, 17
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ Breaux Bridge, LA
December 2, 2012
Jordan Davis, 17
Playing Music β€’ Jacksonville, FL
November 23, 2012
Mohamed Bah, 28
Mentally Suffering β€’ New York, NY
September 25, 2012
Sgt. James Brown, 26
In Custody β€’ El Paso, TX
July 15, 2012
Darius Simmons, 13
Doing Chores β€’ Milwaukee, WI
May 31, 2012
Rekia Boyd, 22
At the Park β€’ Chicago, IL
March 21, 2012
Trayvon Martin, 17
Walking Home β€’ Miami, FL
February 5, 2012

2011 & Earlier

Willie Ray Banks, 52
Unarmed β€’ Granite Shoals, TX
December 29, 2011
Kenneth Chamberlain Sr., 66
At Home β€’ White Plains, NY
November 19, 2011
Cletis Williams, 57
At Home β€’ Jonesboro, AR
October 31, 2011
Robert Ricks, 23
Mentally Suffering β€’ Alexandria, LA
February 6, 2011
Eugene Ellison, 67
At Home β€’ Little Rock, AR
December 9, 2010
Danroy "DJ" Henry Jr., 20
Moving Car β€’ Thornwood, NY
October 17, 2010
Aiyana Stanley-Jones, 7
Sleeping β€’ Detroit, MI
May 16, 2010
Lawrence Allen, 20
Seeking Peace β€’ Philadelphia, PA
February 20, 2009
Oscar Grant, 22
Riding Train β€’ Oakland, CA
January 1, 2009
Julian Alexander, 20
Holding Broomstick β€’ Anaheim, CA
October 29, 2008
Marvin Parker, 52
β€”β€”β€”β€” β€’ Kansas City, MO
September 7, 2008
DeAunta Farrow, 12
Walking β€’ West Memphis, AR
June 22, 2007
Sean Bell, 23
Hosting Party β€’ Queens, NY
November 25, 2006
Kathryn Johnston, 92
At Home β€’ Atlanta, GA
November 21, 2006
Timothy Stansbury Jr., 19
Opening Door β€’ New York, NY
January 24, 2004
Alberta Spruill, 57
At Home β€’ New York, NY
May 16, 2003
Anthony Dwain Lee, 39
At a Party β€’ Los Angeles, CA
October 28, 2000
Ricky Byrdsong, 43
Jogging β€’ Skokie, IL
July 3, 1999
Amadou Diallo, 23
Standing β€’ The Bronx, NY
February 4, 1999
James Byrd Jr., 49
Hitchhiking β€’ Jasper, TX
June 7, 1998
Nicholas Heyward Jr., 13
Playing β€’ New York, NY
September 27, 1994
Mary Mitchell, 41
At Home β€’ The Bronx, NY
November 3, 1990
Sharon Walker, 33
Driving β€’ Queens, NY
December 9, 1984
Eleanor Bumpurs, 66
Mentally Suffering β€’ New York, NY
October 29, 1984
Edward Gardner, 15
Unarmed β€’ Memphis, TN
October 3, 1974
Elton Hayes, 17
In Custody β€’ Memphis, TN
October 15, 1971
Fred Hampton, 21
Sleeping β€’ Chicago, IL
December 4, 1969
Martin Luther King Jr., 39
Assassinated β€’ Memphis, TN
April 4, 1968
Alberta Odell Jones, 34
Murdered β€’ Louisville, KY
August 5, 1965
Jimmie Lee Jackson, 26
Protesting β€’ Selma, AL
February 26, 1965
James Earl Chaney, 21
Murdered by KKK β€’ Philadelphia, MI
June 21, 1964
Louis Allen, 44
Murdered β€’ Liberty, MS
January 31, 1964
Medgar Evers, 37
Murdered by KKK β€’ Jackson, MS
June 12, 1963
Herbert Lee, 49
Murdered β€’ Liberty, MS
September 25, 1961
John Earl Reese, 16
Murdered β€’ Longview, TX
October 23, 1955
Emmett Till, 14
Lynched β€’ Money, MS
August 28, 1955
William McDuffie, 77
Seeking Justice β€’ Alberta, AL
May 11, 1954
Della McDuffie, 63
Playing Music β€’ Alberta, AL
April 26, 1953
Malcolm Wright, 48
Lynched β€’ Houston, MS
July 2, 1949
George Stinney Jr., 14
Executed β€’ Columbia, SC
June 16, 1944
Dr. Andrew C. Jackson, 42
Murdered β€’ Tulsa, OK
June 1, 1921

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