Bennie Edwards was a 60-year old homeless man with Bipolar and Schizophrenia. A store manager called the police on Edwards for causing a disturbance. When police arrived Bennie was armed with a knife. After Bennie refused to drop the knife, the officers used pepper-spray and a taser which both proved ineffective. Afterwards, Bennie attempted to run away when the officers fatally shot him. His body was left on the ground for over two hours.
(Epping, Australia) Timothy Atkins is a 32-year-old man with psychiatric disabilities. On September 12, 2020, he went to the Northern Hospital Epping for mental health…