Photos of the Year: 2016 Winners: POY: Runner Up: 2017_poy_12_02_24

POY: Runner UpMadeline Gray, North State Journal Rolanda Byrd, the mother of Akiel Denkins who was killed by a Raleigh police officer in February, cries as the names of victims of police violence are read aloud at a vigil.

POY: Runner Up

Madeline Gray, North State Journal

Rolanda Byrd, the mother of Akiel Denkins who was killed by a Raleigh police officer in February, cries as the names of victims of police violence are read aloud at a vigil.