An Ohio man was awarded $22 million after being beaten and locked in a storage closet by two East Cleveland police officers for four days. Arnold Black was arrested in 2012 for allegedly transporting cocaine in his pick-up truck while traveling through East Cleveland. One of the two arresting officers severely beat Black and took him […]
The case of slain Cleveland boy Tamir Rice remains a curious matter in the state of Ohio, with news coming forth that the grand jury made potentially questionable moves. According to a new report, the jury neglected to vote on the charges against officers Timothy Loehmann and Frank Garmback and is the same jury that decided […]
The expert also found that the 12-year-old's toy gun was not visible to either Loehmann or his partner, Frank Garmback, the report notes. And contrary to findings by experts hired by the lawyers for the police department, Loehmann shot Tamir less than a second after exiting the patrol car, not 1.7 seconds.
Lawyers for Tamir Rice's family have released two outside reports that call his shooting "unreasonable and unjustified."
Municipal Court Judge Ronald Adrine ruled there’s probable cause to charge rookie officer Timothy Loehmann with murder, involuntary manslaughter, reckless homicide or dereliction of duty. Enough evidence does exist to charge two officers in the fatal shooting of 12 year old Tamir Rice who was holding a pellet gun outside a recreation center. The judge […]
Community leaders, activists, and members of clergy in Cleveland, Ohio, hope to sidestep prosecutors and ask a judge directly to bring murder charges against two…
Just days after a judge acquitted a Cleveland officer in the shooting deaths of two unarmed people when he fired his gun 49 times, the…
In total, 71 people were arrested, including several who turned their anger on bystanders in downtown Cleveland, Police Chief Calvin Williams said. Someone took a restaurant sign and hit a patron in the head, and other protesters used pepper spray on passers by and restaurant patrons sitting at outdoor cafes. The streets returned to clam […]
12-YR Old TAMIR RICE Killed Himself says City of Cleveland. Although these were not their exact words, this is the sentiment that can be taken from the recent argument from the city. Back on Nov. 22nd, a young Tamir Rice, a 12 year old African-American boy was reported as playing outside a recreation center with a toy […]
City police plan to release the names of the two officers involved in the shooting death of a 12 year old boy, along with dispatch calls and a surveillance video that authorities say clearly shows what happened. Tamir Rice died at a hospital after being shot Saturday by an officer who had responded to a […]