Tag Archives: police officers

From the steps of the War Memorial: Mosby speaks of Gray ‘homicide’

Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby announces charges, ranging from assault to murder, against police officers in the death of Freddie Gray.

Baltimore’s chief prosecutor has charged six city police officers in what she called the “homicide” of Freddie Gray while in custody following an “illegal arrest.” The charges include second degree depraved heart murder, involuntary manslaughter, second degree assaul, manslaughter by vehicle, false imprisonment and misconduct in office.

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ACLU seeks policies ensuring right to video police

The American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland says it wants police officers statewide to know citizens have the right to record their actions. The ACLU chapter announced Monday that it is asking law enforcement agencies statewide for clear policies and ...

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High court hints at OK on Arizona immigration law

WASHINGTON — Bucking the Obama administration, Supreme Court justices seemed to find little trouble Wednesday with major parts of Arizona’s tough immigration law that require police to check the legal status of people they stop for other reasons. But the ...

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