Daniel Alan Kempf
On Sunday, October 22, 2023, 24-year-old Daniel Alan Kempf, a resident of Homestead, Florida, was shot by police in his own home. According to the representative of the police department, the policeman and Kempf had a confrontation, as a result of which a police officer shot at Kempf, causing the latter’s death. According to the brother of the murdered Kempf, the grandmother called the police and let the officers into the house with the intention of hospitalizing Daniel Kempf, who was mentally ill. According to the brother, the police officers tasered him twice before shooting him.
At the moment, the police are working on compiling a chronology of events, interviewing all witnesses from among civilians and officers, processing evidence and receiving recordings from officers’ body cameras.
MASS MEDIA ABOUT THE CASE:
According to his brother, police officers tasered him twice before shooting him.
The initiative group has requested the clarification from US President Joseph Biden and Attorney General Merrick Garland. The initiative group believes it is important to fight against law enforcement negligence and, if necessary, will provide legal and financial assistance to the family of the victim.