Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Tag: Tamir Rice shooting

Ex-Cop Who Shot, Killed Tamir Rice Wants...

The Cleveland officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice is taking steps to earn his job back after almost eight months off the...

Statements from Cops Involved In Tamir Rice...

For the first time since the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice, never-before-seen interviews of the officers involved in the November 2014 shooting have...

Prosecutors Over Troubling Cases of Police Brutality...

Public opinion seems to be turning against prosecutors in Illinois and Ohio who refused to crack down on police misconduct. According to news reports, Cook...

Psychological Study: Whites Associate Black Faces as...

A revealing yet disturbing study on implicit racial bias in society sheds light on white stereotypes regarding Black criminality and attitudes toward Black children. ...

Cleveland Sends Rice Family $500 Ambulance Bill,...

The City of Cleveland has inflicted one more indignity on the family of Tamir Rice. After Cleveland police shot and killed Rice, a 12-year-old...

LeBron James and Longtime Partner Will Give...

Business news network CNBC announced that it will partner with Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James to create a new reality series  focusing on burgeoning entrepreneurial...

#NoJusticeNoLeBron Trends in Wake of Non-Indictment of...

After news broke that Officer Timothy Loehmann would not be facing charges for shooting 12-year-old Tamir Rice, many citizens took to Twitter to discuss...

How to Get Away With Murder: Prosecutor...

The decision by the grand jury—or should we say the prosecutor—not to indict the Cleveland police officers in the shooting death of 12-year-old Tamir...

Tamir Rice Was Shot Within Seconds, but...

A new report on the Tamir Rice shooting states the young man was shot while he had his hands in his pockets, according to...

Shielded From Justice: Officers in Tamir Rice...

In Cleveland, a grand jury has been impaneled in the case of Tamir Rice, 12, who was fatally shot by police while holding a...

Independent Report Says Tamir Rice’s Death was...

Lawyers for the family of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old boy shot dead by police who mistook his toy gun for a real one, have...

Report Attempts to Exonerate Police for Tamir...

A new report commissioned by an Ohio prosecutor is trying to exonerate police for the death of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old child who was...

After Being Paralyzed by Police Shooting, Leon...

Seeing young Black men rolling around neighborhoods in wheelchairs is all too common. Most of them are victims of gun violence, but Pittsburgh resident...

Cleveland Prosecutor Releases Two ‘Independent’ Reports Claiming...

The family of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old Black boy who was killed by a white Cleveland police officer while playing with a toy gun...

Police Indictments for Murder Are Soaring, But...

The number of cops officers indicted for murder, homicide or manslaughter while on duty has soared in recent months, underscoring the problem of police...

Cleveland Police Officer Says Tamir Rice Was...

  By Manny Otiko A new report released by an Ohio prosecutor has only fueled further controversy over the death of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old Cleveland,...

5 Months After the Tamir Rice Shooting,...

It’s been more than five months since 12-year-old Tamir Rice was fatally shot by Cleveland police officer Timothy Loehmann and yet it seems little...