Praise, few blemishes in file of cop who shot Patrick Lyoya
April 29, 2022
A Michigan police officer who fatally shot Patrick Lyoya in the back of the head had no complaints of excessive force against him but much praise for traffic stops that turned up drugs, guns and people wanted for crimes, according to his personnel file.
Records released Friday by Grand Rapids police show Christopher Schurr received more than a dozen letters of recognition since becoming an officer in 2015. The incidents sometimes began with a stop because of a missing brake light or a driver's sudden swift turn.
"Your quick and professional actions resulted in another firearm being removed...