Tag: excessive force

Cops Under Review Following Teen’s Arrest

Video of 16-year-old teen being arrested brings officers' actions into question

Justice Dept. to Release CPD Report Findings

Attorney General Loretta Lynch is expected to reveal findings on Friday

Community Criticism Leads to New Police Chief

The city has long faced criticism for its department's use of excessive force

DOJ Report: Baltimore Police ‘Routinely Discriminate’

Report also found that officers use excessive force, not adequately disciplined for misconduct

Man Sues Officer After Excessive Force Arrest

This is not the first time Officer Stephen Sigman has used excessive force to apprehend

Fla. Police Chief to Cops: ‘Stop Excessive Force’

"As officers we have an obligation to protect the public"

Announcement: Chicago Police Reform

New policy would make force last option

NY Cop That Shot Amadou Diallo Promoted

Officer Kenneth Boss to receive promotion, raise on Thursday

Jury Deadlocked in Freddie Gray Hearing

Judge orders jury to "keep deliberating"

Jurors Deliberate Over William Porter’s Fate

Porter is one of six officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray

Freddie Gray Trial: Closing Arguments to Begin

Porter is charged with four different counts, including manslaughter

No Resignation for Mayor Rahm Emanuel

After firing city's police superintendent, mayor faced with tough questions

Freddie Gray: Jury Selection Enters 2nd Day

25-year-old died while in police custody in April

LaQuan McDonald: City Preps for More Protests

Officials gearing up for more protests in city

CPD Supt. Moves to Fire Cop After Shooting

Dante Servin shot 22-year-old Rekia Boyd three years ago

Mother of Tamir Rice to Testify

Samiria Rice to go before a grand jury soon

Officers Identified in Fatal Police Shooting

Demonstrators call for police reform

UVA Student Martese Johnson Files $3M Lawsuit

UVA college student was brutally assaulted by law enforcement

Grand Jury Could Get Sandra Bland Case

Grand jury could hear case as early as next month

Bond Denied for Ex-Cop Who Killed Walter Scott

Judge: release would "constitute an unreasonable danger to the community."

Baltimore Officer Charged in 2014 Shooting

Witnesses say officer shot unarmed man after he was on ground