The city has a record of ignoring settlements with the feds. The Department of Justice is placing a very big bet that one of America's most notorious big city police departments—in Cleveland, Ohio—can be reformed from the inside out....Show More Summary
The Cleveland-US Department of Justice (DOJ) consent decree will not change the culture of the Cleveland Police Force in their decisions to use excessive force and violate the rights of Cleveland citizens, US advocacy group Greater Cleveland Cop Block Founder Deo Odolecki told Sputnik.
Right-wing media figures blamed violence in Baltimore on the Department of Justice's (DOJ) recommended limits on the use of force implemented by the Cleveland Police Department, suggesting the Obama administration is causing increased...Show More Summary
Pastor Richard Gibson, tri-chair of the Greater Cleveland Congregations, talks with Rachel Maddow about the more egregious shortcomings of the Cleveland...
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Some good news in Cleveland: The Cleveland Police Department, which has become a flash point in the racially charged debate over police tactics, has agreed to follow some of the most exacting standards in the nation over how and when its officers can use force, and will accept close oversight to make sure those rules [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
After five months of negotiations between the city of Cleveland and the US Justice Department, both sides have come to at least one key agreement: the practice of pistol-whipping, evidently commonly deployed by the city’s police department, should probably just stop.
After the Justice Department issued one of the most scathing reports ever written on a police department, the Cleveland Police just entered into a binding consent decree with the Department of Justice. Calling it a "historic agreement...Show More Summary
These police officers are making sure all young women have the date they deserve to a formal dance. At the Chicago Police Department's first Father & Daughter dance, last Friday, officers took the extra step of personally escorting girls...Show More Summary
Cleveland.com: CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cleveland police will stop hitting people on the head with their guns and document any time they unholster them, according to a consent decree between the U.S. Justice Department and Cleveland police released today. The Justice Department found in a 21-month investigation that began in 2013 that Cleveland police routinely bash people on […]
Anyone with information should contact the Atlanta Police Department. A woman left a note in an Atlanta Wendy's restaurant on Monday saying that she was being held captive, according to WGCL-TV. A spokesman for the Atlanta Police Department said that a woman walked into a Wendy's in northwest Atlanta yesterday at approximately 11:43 a.m. Show More Summary
Blue Lives Matter– A Rio Rancho police officer was shot and killed late Monday night. Police identified the officer Tuesday as Gregg Benner. Officer Brenner is a 49-year-old Air Force veteran who had been with the department about four years. … Continue reading ?
The settlement deal between the City of Cleveland and the Department of Justice on law enforcement abuse there requires, among other things, the police to stop pistol-whipping people in the head and firing warning shots. I think even...Show More Summary
In the wake of large-scale protests over the acquittal of Cleveland police officer Michael Brelo in a manslaughter case, city authorities announced Tuesday that they had agreed to a "consent decree" with the Department of Justice that...Show More Summary
The Justice Department completed a report on Cleveland's police department last year and concluded that things would have to change substantially to prevent unlawful episodes of police brutality from happening again. Today the city agreed to strict new rules governing how police officers go about their job, as laid out... More »
Federal monitors will begin closely watching Cleveland's beleaguered police department under a federal settlement announced Tuesday in response to a string of high-profile, racially inflamed incidents that rattled the community.
Cops Escort Girls Without Fathers To Daddy Daughter Dance Dozens of girls being raised without fathers weren’t left out Friday night when the Chicago Police Department held its first-ever “Daddy Daughter Dance.” Via NBC Chicago: The event at the
Agreement "marks a new way of policing in the city," Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson says
WASHINGTON -- The city of Cleveland has reached an agreement with the U.S. Justice Department intended to rein in the use of force by officers in a police department that has seen several high-profile shootings in the past few years. Under...Show More Summary
Cleveland has agreed to work with the Justice Department to reform the city’s police department following numerous killings of unarmed citizens by officers.