Baltimore Circuit Judge Barry Williams rejected the state’s case Monday against Officer Edward Nero, acquitting him on all counts for his role in the arrest of Freddie Gray.
Month: May 2016
The death of 29-year-old Lei Yang on May 7 while in police custody sparked a firestorm of criticism against the police across China. Minister of Public Security vowed to crack down on police abuse and educate the force.
Houston activists do not believe the in-custody jail death of a woman this month in Walker County was caused by official wrongdoing and do not think the incident can be compared to last year’s Sandra Bland case.
The United Families & Friends Campaign and 4WardEver UK with support from The Edge Fund are to hold the first of two events in London on 10 June 2016.
A beautiful 22-year-old mother of a 3-year-old-daughter died in police custody on Tuesday, May 10, and nobody’s talking. Not the police. Not the jail. Not the medical examiner. Not the local press. Nobody.
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4WardEver UK pays respect to our sister and comrade as we mark the 8th anniversary of her tragic death. Pauline Campbell was found dead on 15 May 2008, not far from the grave of her daughter Sarah.
Distressing footage has emerged of police officers pinning a suspect to the pavement shortly before he died. The incident in Bedford town centre yesterday lunchtime has sparked a police watchdog investigation.