Police Shootings

While most members of police forces recognize that they have a duty to uphold the constitution and to protect and serve the community in which they work, sometimes police officers use excessive force that endangers and violates the rights of those same citizens.

Jeff Edwards has represented numerous families who have lost loved ones when police officers employ deadly force when it simply is not warranted. While these cases are expensive and complicated, Jeff is passionate about protecting the rights of victims and helping devastated families heal by holding these officers accountable in a court of law.

Please call Edwards Law for a free and confidential consultation at 888-325-5677

ACTUAL CASE

In 2009, an Austin Police Department officer shot Sir Smith even though he was not armed.

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ACTUAL CASE

As one of the most respected lawyers handling police misconduct cases, it was not surprising that when an Austin police officer shot a young African-American in the back, the young man’s family and attorneys they initially hired to prosecute the case sought to retain Jeff.

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