Betty Shelby killed Terence Crutcher in Sept. 2016.

A judge removed the fatal shooting of Terence Crutcher, an unarmed Black motorist, from the record of former Tulsa, Oklahoma cop Betty Shelby Wednesday.


Betty Shelby, the former Tulsa police officer who shot and killed unarmed Terence Crutcher, was recently sworn in as a reserve deputy with the Rogers County Police Department, Oklahoma's News 9 reports.

Tulsa, Oklahoma police officer Betty Shelby is resigning from the Tulsa Police Department two months after she was acquitted of the shooting death of Terence Crutcher.

This is a blow to Tulsa's Black community, activists say.

Crutcher’s family and supporters felt that the defense and police union disparaged Crutcher’s name, and presented the press with reports about the officer's past.

OKlahoma police officer Betty Shelby --- who fatally shot Terence Crutcher in September 2016 in Tulsa and was charged with manslaughter --- blamed him for his own death and said "race was not a factor" in a new "60 Minutes" interview.

The report does not change the "facts of this tragedy: Officer Betty Shelby shot and killed Terence Crutcher," the lawyer said in a statement.

Officer Betty Shelby, 42, entered a not guilty plea to first-degree manslaughter charges in the shooting death of Terence Crutcher, 40.


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Scores of people gathered to say farewell at a memorial service for Terence Crutcher. Family and friends recalled him as a loving father with a passion for singing gospel music.

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