The Shooting Of Oscar Grant

Five officers gathered on the Fruitvale platform at 2:15 a.m. on January 1, 2009 following reports that two groups of men were fighting on the train near the West Oakland station two stops earlier. (CBS)
The Shooting Of Oscar Grant Five officers gathered on the Fruitvale platform at 2:15 a.m. on January 1, 2009 following reports that two groups of men were fighting on the train near the West Oakland station two stops earlier. (CBS)
The men continued to yell at each other after the Dublin/Pleasanton-bound train stopped, and police were in the process of separating the men at the time of the shooting. (CBS)
The Shooting Of Oscar Grant The men continued to yell at each other after the Dublin/Pleasanton-bound train stopped, and police were in the process of separating the men at the time of the shooting. (CBS)
Cell phone images show officers attempting to restrain three men, including Oscar Grant III, who is on the ground with an officer over him. (CBS)
The Shooting Of Oscar Grant Cell phone images show officers attempting to restrain three men, including Oscar Grant III, who is on the ground with an officer over him. (CBS)
An officer shown with his hand on his gun during the exchange. (CBS)
The Shooting Of Oscar Grant An officer shown with his hand on his gun during the exchange. (CBS)
BART Police Officer Johannes Mehserle (circled in red) reaches for his weapon while restraining Grant. (CBS)
The Shooting Of Oscar Grant BART Police Officer Johannes Mehserle (circled in red) reaches for his weapon while restraining Grant. (CBS)
Mehserle stands over Grant with his gun drawn (circled) at the time of the shooting. The bullet struck Grant in the back. He was taken to Highland Hospital - where he later died from his wounds at 9:13 a.m. (CBS)
The Shooting Of Oscar Grant Mehserle stands over Grant with his gun drawn (circled) at the time of the shooting. The bullet struck Grant in the back. He was taken to Highland Hospital - where he later died from his wounds at 9:13 a.m. (CBS)
Mehserle and other officers appear to back away immediately following the shot. (CBS)
The Shooting Of Oscar Grant Mehserle and other officers appear to back away immediately following the shot. (CBS)
Oscar Grant III (CBS)
The Shooting Of Oscar Grant Oscar Grant III (CBS)
Mehserle served for two years on the BART Police force and had become a father within days of the shooting. (CBS)
The Shooting Of Oscar Grant Mehserle served for two years on the BART Police force and had become a father within days of the shooting. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
BART Shooting Protest Becomes Violent On January 7, 2009, Mehserle resigned from BART Police. Hours later, a protest in Oakland over the shooting of Grant turned violent. (CBS)
Former BART officer Mehserle's booking photo taken after his arrest in Nevada on January 13, 2009. (Douglas County, Nevada)
Johannes Mehserle Arrested Former BART officer Mehserle's booking photo taken after his arrest in Nevada on January 13, 2009. (Douglas County, Nevada)
Mehserle waived extradition to California early on January 14, 2009 during a brief court appearance in Minden, Nevada. (AP)
Johannes Mehserle Arrested Mehserle waived extradition to California early on January 14, 2009 during a brief court appearance in Minden, Nevada. (AP)
Mehserle waived extradition to California early on January 14, 2009 during a brief court appearance in Minden, Nevada. (AP)
Johannes Mehserle Arrested Mehserle waived extradition to California early on January 14, 2009 during a brief court appearance in Minden, Nevada. (AP)
Mehserle, center, waives extradition to California during an appearance in the East Fork Justice Court on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009, in Minden, Nevada. (AP)
Johannes Mehserle Arrested Mehserle, center, waives extradition to California during an appearance in the East Fork Justice Court on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009, in Minden, Nevada. (AP)
Mehserle, left, appears at the East Fork Justice Court on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009, in Minden, Nevada. (AP)
Johannes Mehserle Arrested Mehserle, left, appears at the East Fork Justice Court on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009, in Minden, Nevada. (AP)
Mehserle, left, appears at the East Fork Justice Courtin
Johannes Mehserle Arrested Mehserle, left, appears at the East Fork Justice Courtin
Johannes Mehserle during a court appearance. (AP photo)
Johannes Mehserle Arrested
Johannes Mehserle sits in the East Fork Justice Court on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009, in Minden, Nevada. (AP)
Johannes Mehserle during a court appearance. (AP photo)
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