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Relatives mark 10 years since Brazilian man mistaken for terrorist killed by police in London

  • Cousin Vivian Figueiredo gives a media interview on the 10-year-anniversary of the death of 27-year-old Brazilian electrician Jean Charles de Menezes, shot by British police who thought he was a terrorist in the tense aftermath of deadly 2005 London subway bombings, beside a memorial for him outside Stockwell station in London, Wednesday, July 22, 2015. Police shot de Menezes repeatedly on July 22, 2015 as he tried to board a subway train at Stockwell on his way to work, after they mistook him for a terrorist as he lived at the same building address as two bombing suspects. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

    Cousin Vivian Figueiredo gives a media interview on the 10-year-anniversary of the death of 27-year-old Brazilian electrician Jean Charles de Menezes, shot by British police who thought he was a terrorist in the tense aftermath of deadly 2005 London subway bombings, beside a memorial for him outside Stockwell station in London, Wednesday, July 22, 2015. Police shot de Menezes repeatedly on July 22, 2015 as he tried to board a subway train at Stockwell on his way to work, after they mistook him for a terrorist as he lived at the same building address as two bombing suspects. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)  (The Associated Press)

  • Cousins Alessandro Pereira and Vivian Figueiredo stand by his memorial on the 10-year-anniversary of the death of 27-year-old Brazilian electrician Jean Charles de Menezes, shot by British police who thought he was a terrorist in the tense aftermath of deadly 2005 London subway bombings, at Stockwell station in London, Wednesday, July 22, 2015. Police shot de Menezes repeatedly on July 22, 2015 as he tried to board a subway train at Stockwell on his way to work, after they mistook him for a terrorist as he lived at the same building address as two bombing suspects. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

    Cousins Alessandro Pereira and Vivian Figueiredo stand by his memorial on the 10-year-anniversary of the death of 27-year-old Brazilian electrician Jean Charles de Menezes, shot by British police who thought he was a terrorist in the tense aftermath of deadly 2005 London subway bombings, at Stockwell station in London, Wednesday, July 22, 2015. Police shot de Menezes repeatedly on July 22, 2015 as he tried to board a subway train at Stockwell on his way to work, after they mistook him for a terrorist as he lived at the same building address as two bombing suspects. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)  (The Associated Press)

  • Cousins Alessandro Pereira, right, Vivian Figueiredo and friend Erionaldo da Silva, left, observe a minute's silence on the 10-year-anniversary of the death of 27-year-old Brazilian electrician Jean Charles de Menezes, shot by British police who thought he was a terrorist in the tense aftermath of deadly 2005 London subway bombings, at Stockwell station in London, Wednesday, July 22, 2015. Police shot de Menezes repeatedly on July 22, 2015 as he tried to board a subway train at Stockwell on his way to work, after they mistook him for a terrorist as he lived at the same building address as two bombing suspects. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

    Cousins Alessandro Pereira, right, Vivian Figueiredo and friend Erionaldo da Silva, left, observe a minute's silence on the 10-year-anniversary of the death of 27-year-old Brazilian electrician Jean Charles de Menezes, shot by British police who thought he was a terrorist in the tense aftermath of deadly 2005 London subway bombings, at Stockwell station in London, Wednesday, July 22, 2015. Police shot de Menezes repeatedly on July 22, 2015 as he tried to board a subway train at Stockwell on his way to work, after they mistook him for a terrorist as he lived at the same building address as two bombing suspects. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)  (The Associated Press)

Relatives of a Brazilian man shot by British police who mistook him for a suspected suicide bomber in the tense aftermath of the London subway bombings are remembering his death 10 years ago.

Family and supporters are still trying to hold British police to account for the July 22, 2005 killing of Jean Charles de Menezes, who was shot dead in front of commuters as he tried to board a subway train. Police thought he was a suspected suicide bomber targeting the subway network, two weeks after bombers attacking London public transport killed 52 people.

The police force was fined 175,000 pounds ($274,000) in 2007 for violating health and safety rules, but no individual was charged.

A service was held in London Wednesday to mark the death.