WASHINGTON, Sept 12 (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice will not bring charges against Baltimore police officers over the fatal injury of a black man in custody in an incident that stoked tensions between African Americans and law enforcement, the Baltimore Sun reported on Tuesday. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Six officers faced criminal charges after the death, which sparked violent protests in Baltimore.
“It’s not surprising. Police officers still continue to get a free pass to killing black people,” said one activist.
Five of the officers will still face disciplinary trials within the police department, the Associated Press said. They begin Oct. 30. Continue reading ? The post DOJ won’t bring federal charges against officers in Freddie Gray case ...
The U.S. Department of Justice won't bring federal charges against six Baltimore police officers involved in the arrest and in-custody death of Freddie Gray, a young black man whose death … Click to Continue »