Officer Wilt, wounded by mass shooter in Louisville, making ‘remarkable progress,’ family says

BY: - May 26, 2023

A Louisville police officer who was injured while trying to stop a mass shooter in early April is making “remarkable progress,” his family said Thursday.  Officer Nickolas Wilt took a gunshot to the head on April 10 while responding to a shooting at Old National Bank in downtown Louisville.  He was one of nine people […]


Louisville won’t see meaningful change until the city quits defending police use of force

BY: - May 16, 2023

Mayor Greenberg, when will you listen to us? In May 2020, my city came alive in unity and in pain asking, once again, to be heard. Sparked by the unjust murders of Breonna Taylor and George Floyd, hundreds of Louisville residents gathered in peaceful demonstrations to protest police violence against Black people. In our collective […]

Louisville police release video footage of officers approaching mass shooting scene

BY: - April 11, 2023

Louisville police on Tuesday afternoon released footage from body cameras worn by the two officers who arrived first at a mass shooting scene and who were both wounded by the gunman.  Rookie Officer Nickolas Wilt, who was shot in the head, is in critical condition.  After Wilt was hit while approaching the building, his training […]