Fatal Encounters

A step toward creating an impartial, comprehensive and searchable national database of people killed during interactions with police

Our visualizations

This is a Tableau visualization today, January 3, 2021. We have 29,423 records. This version uses about 26 percent racial imputations.

Here’s a map using FatalEncounters data that shows where people are killed, overlayered on a map that shows poverty levels. No surprises, but I don’t think this has ever been proven before. Zoom out to find your locale.