by Justin Fenton, The Baltimore Sun Five Baltimore police officers involved in the 2015 arrest and death of Freddie Gray have been charged with violating department rules, with three of them facing termination, The Baltimore Sun has learned.
Read the Summary of Findings from the 162 page report issued August 10, 2016 by the Department of Justice Civil Rights Division. The report documented extensive racial-based policing practices and impact validating claims and expectations of the African American community but angering the police community and others as being unduly inflammatory stoking hostile reactions against the police. See the full … Read More
Though acquittal of three officers of criminal charges relating to the death of Freddie Gray the city paid over $6 million re: death of Freddie Gray, controversial criminal charges against Baltimore officers end in acquittal and dismissal demonstrating wide gap between issues of propriety and professionalism and criminality. Prosecutors drop remaining charges in Freddie Gray case Decision comes after a … Read More