After Mitchell was pulled over for a traffic stop, he drove away with a police officer standing on the running board of his truck. He rammed parked cars in an attempt to dislodge the officer, but then pulled over, after which he was shot and killed. Stating that he had put up his hands in surrender, the city was sued and paid out $1.25 million dollars. The shooting was found to be In Policy.

ID: 1137

Victms Name: Jason Burrell Mitchell
Age: 33
Gender: Male
Race: African-American/Black

City: Los Angeles
County: Los Angeles
State: CA
Zip Code: 90047
Country: United States of America

Agency: Los Angeles Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: After Mitchell was pulled over for a traffic stop, he drove away with a police officer standing on the running board of his truck. He rammed parked cars in an attempt to dislodge the officer, but then pulled over, after which he was shot and killed. Stating that he had put up his hands in surrender, the city was sued and paid out $1.25 million dollars. The shooting was found to be In Policy.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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