U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and the Justice Department stepped into a firestorm of controversy today, delivering a scathing review of the Cleveland Police Department's use-of-force policies and practices, and recommending sweeping reforms at the department.

Justice Department wants sweeping changes in Cleveland Police Department; report finds "systemic deficiencies"

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and the Justice Department stepped into a firestorm of controversy today, delivering a scathing review of the Cleveland Police Department's use-of-force policies and practices, and recommending sweeping reforms at the department.

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.

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.

UPDATE: "I think we can say without a doubt [Steve Stephens is] armed." -Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams  "This is what we would consider a national search."  -Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams  The Cleveland Police Department updates the media on the search for the man suspected of killing an elderly passerby at random and posting the footage on Facebook.

UPDATE: "I think we can say without a doubt [Steve Stephens is] armed." -Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams "This is what we would consider a national search." -Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams The Cleveland Police Department updates the media on the search for the man suspected of killing an elderly passerby at random and posting the footage on Facebook.

Feds Find Shocking, Systemic Brutality, Incompetence In Cleveland Police Department

Feds Find Shocking, Systemic Brutality, Incompetence In Cleveland Police Department

WASHINGTON -- In recent years, Cleveland police officers have punched a boy who was in handcuffs for shoplifting and shot at an unarmed kidna...

Feds Find Shocking, Systemic Brutality, Incompetence in Cleveland Police Department

Feds Find Shocking, Systemic Brutality, Incompetence In Cleveland Police Department

Feds Find Shocking, Systemic Brutality, Incompetence In Cleveland Police Department

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

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

The DOJ’s jaw-dropping report about the Cleveland Police Department - The Washington Post

The DOJ’s jaw-dropping report about the Cleveland Police Department

The DOJ’s jaw-dropping report about the Cleveland Police Department - The Washington Post

Feds Find Shocking, Systemic Brutality, Incompetence In Cleveland Police Department

Feds Find Shocking, Systemic Brutality, Incompetence In Cleveland Police Department

WASHINGTON -- In recent years, Cleveland police officers have punched a boy who was in handcuffs for shoplifting and shot at an unarmed kidna...

Pinterest
Search