The pre-trail hearing for six officers accused of murdering Freddie Gray, 25, begins today [Sept.1]. Caesar R. Goodson Jr., the driver of the police van in which Gray was injured, is charged with second-degree depraved-heart murder while the others face manslaughter and second-degree assault. Judge Barry Glenn Williams listens to arguments of dismissal due to the actions of State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby. Attorneys argue for dismissal due to statements made by Mosby when announcing the charges against the officers. Her role in the independent investigation of Gray’s death have “tainted the pool of potential jurors for their trial,” according to the Baltimore Sun. Find out more down bottom.
Judge Barry G. Williams will oversea the trial for six Baltimore officers – Officers Caesar R. Goodson Jr., William G. Porter, Edward M. Nero, Garrett E. Miller, along with Sgt. Alicia D. White, and Lt. Brian W. Rice – charged in the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray. A trial date has been set, following a plea of not guilty from the six. Drop down bottom for more.
A lawsuit against a Corrections Officer and New York City has been filed after two women claim to have been repeatedly raped. According to reports, two women told prison officials that they were being raped by an officer named Benny Santiago but no action was taken. Click to more to check out the full story!
The stories surrounding Baltimore City and the riots that took place there seem to be never ending. Two Baltimore City Correctional Officers were caught looting during the riots that take place after the death of Freddie Gray. Click more to check the video!
A group of six female NYPD Officers are currently under fire for posting a bunch of “sexy selfies” online in their uniforms. A spokesperson from the NYPD made a statement saying, “Members of the Police Department are prohibited from posting photographs of themselves in uniform without the prior authorization.” He also stated that if the photographs are taken during an “official department ceremonies, the rule is excluded.” Check out the sexy Mrs. Officer selfies over in the gallery and let us know if you think the female cops should be in trouble for flicking it up!
Two NYPD officers were critically injerured today after reporting to a fire in Coney Island. According to ABC news Officer Rosa Rodriguez, 36, and Officer Dennis Guerra, 38, was injured after taking the elevator to the 13th floor of the apartment building and they became overwhelmed with smoke. Read more below.