Cyrus Aaron is all too familiar with the injustice that abounds in America.
The pain from watching national news events unfold ― like the police slayings of black lives, the devastating water.. Huffington Post
The caller cautioned that Tamir was “probably a juvenile” and that his gun was “probably fake,” but the police chief said that the operator failed to convey that information to responding.. NYTimes.com Also reported by •Huffington Post
Reuters reports that A Cleveland police dispatcher was suspended for eight days for failing to warn officers in the 2014 shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice that a 911 caller had described the scene as.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
CBS News reports that A 911 dispatcher who took a call that led to a white police officer’s fatal shooting of a 12-year-old black boy outside a recreation center has been suspended for eight days... Source: Wochit Headline News -
A Cleveland police dispatcher was suspended for eight days for failing to warn officers in the 2014 shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice that a 911 caller had described the scene as probably a child with.. Raw Story Also reported by •Reuters •CBS News •CBC.ca •Seattle Times
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The rookie police officer who fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir Rice outside a Cleveland recreation center in November 2014 was not charged for the boy’s death because prosecutors said he didn’t.. Raw Story
CLEVELAND (AP) " Cleveland's police chief has held a disciplinary hearing for the 911 dispatcher who took a call that led to an officer fatally shooting 12-year-old Tamir (tuh-MEER') Rice, a black boy.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •Seattle Times
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Cleveland has agreed to pay more than $13.2 million in a little over two years to settle lawsuits over police misconduct.
The list of 26 cases compiled by Cleveland.com.. CJME Also reported by •Seattle Times
To review Raoul Peck’s “I Am Not Your Negro” feels, in many ways, like gilding the lily: every word we hear in this Oscar-nominated documentary comes from the great novelist and essayist James.. The Wrap
CLEVELAND (AP) — The NAACP in Cleveland wants a judge to release the full transcript from the grand jury that declined to indict two white Cleveland police officers in the fatal shooting of Tamir.. Seattle Times Also reported by •FOXNews.com