Judge Robert Perry

Courtroom sketch of Johannes Mehserle in a Los Angeles courtroom Friday. credit: Mona Edwards

Mehserle Gets 2-Year Sentence In Killing Of Oscar Grant

UPDATE: A judge has sentenced a white former BART police officer to two years in prison in the shooting death of an unarmed black man on an Oakland train platform.

CBS San Francisco–11/05/2010

Jury To Resume Deliberations in Mehserle Trial Tuesday

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KCBS) — A Los Angeles jury met behind closed doors Friday to weigh the evidence and arguments in the case of a former BART police officer accused of murdering an unarmed passenger.