Mah-hi-vist Goodblanket, 18, Custer County, OK

Parents called 911 for help after Mah-hi-vist had an episode of his Oppositional Defiant Disorder. Before officers entered the residence Goodblankets father, Wilbur, asked them not to shoot his son. Police claim Goodblanket had a knife, a fact disputed by witnesses. He was tasered twice and shot 7 times.

The District Attorney declined to press charges and two of the officers received awards of valor for their part in the shooting.