Most of those killed were men.
In 2017, the US police shot and killed 987 people.
It is noted that among those killed 940 men. At the same time, 23% shot at the 2017 African Americans.
Also, according to the publication, more than a third of the dead – the people under 30.
It should be noted that the total number shot dead by US police people is consistent with the average in recent years. For comparison, in 2016 there were 963 people, and in 2015-m – 995.