Officer Found Not Guilty In Baltimore's Freddie Gray Case A Baltimore police officer was acquitted Monday of assault and other charges in the arrest of Freddie Gray, a young black man who died a week after he was critically injured in police custody.
Baltimore Mayor Fires Ex-Oakland Police Chief Anthony Batts Amid Homicide RiseThe Baltimore mayor fired the troubled city's police commissioner Wednesday, saying that a recent spike in homicide rates weeks after a black man died of injuries in police custody required a change in leadership.
Baltimore Officers Charged In Freddie Gray’s Death, State’s Attorney Said Arrest Was IllegalCity State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby says Freddie Gray received his critical injuries in Baltimore police custody and has charged all six officers involved in his death.
Protesters Take To Oakland Streets Over Death Of Baltimore Man Freddie GrayRoughly 100 protesters gathered in the vicinity of Broadway and 14th Street in Oakland Monday evening in solidarity with demonstrators in Baltimore, carrying signs that say “Rest in Power Freddie Gray.”
San Francisco, Oakland Officers Riding In Pairs Following Baltimore Violence, Blue AlertViolence on the streets of Baltimore prompted a recommendation for a Blue Alert for police departments across the country, and officers in San Francisco and Oakland are riding in pairs due to the alert.
Officers Injured As Rioting, Looting Erupts In Baltimore Following Funeral In Police Custody DeathAngry crowds rioted in Baltimore, throwing rocks and bricks at police officers and looting stores hours after thousands attended the funeral of a man who died after being severely injured in police custody.