What is going on with the police in Ohio? From the looks of things with the shooting deaths of John Crawford and 12-year-old Tamir Rice, you would think that the state recently lost its mind. But if the FBI’s recently-released report on the rampant corruption of the Cleveland Police Department is any indication, dirty cops shooting innocent, unarmed people in Ohio is far from new.
The terms of a “consent decree” under which the Cleveland Police Department (CPD) will now operate represent a long step toward turning the CPD into a branch of the federal government. by Bob Adelmann
DOJ to step in on terrible Cleveland police Rachel Maddow reports on some of the outrageous incidents that were part of the consideration by the Department of Justice to send a special monitor to work with the Cleveland Police Department.
Feds Find Shocking, Systemic Brutality, Incompetence In Cleveland Police Department WASHINGTON -- In recent years, Cleveland police officers have punched a 13-year-old boy who was in handcuffs for shoplifting and shot at an unarmed kidnapping victim who was wearing only his underwear, according to disturbing allegations released Thu...