The Cleveland NAACP is asking for grand jury documents in the Tamir Rice case. They want transcripts of witness testimony before the grand jury. Last Monday, it was announced that the grand jury decided not to indict two Cleveland police officers in the 2014 death of the 12-year-old boy. Members of the Cleveland Branch […]
In a Saturday appearance on MSNBC, Samaria Rice, the mother of Tamir Rice, told Melissa Harris-Perry the non-indictment of the Ohio officer who fatally shot her son made her "mad as hell."
Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson declined to comment on the Cuyahoga County grand jury’s decision to not indict two city police officers in the controversial shooting death of Tamir Rice. But the mayor did say the county prosecutor did not go through “due process,” but through “a process” before the grand jury handed down its decision. […]
Sunday will mark one year since 12-year-old Tamir Rice was shot and killed by Cleveland Police Officer Timothy Loehmann. Rice had an airsoft replica gun outside the Cudell Recreation Center. Loehmann and his partner Frank Garmback were responding to a call of someone brandishing a weapon. Loehmann shot and killed Rice within two seconds of […]
Samaria Rice spoke with newsnet5.com about the death of her son 12-year-old Tamir Rice at the hand of Cleveland Police. Her 17-year-old son, Tavon rice spoke about the death for the first time. The grand jury is hearing evidence about the police shooting of Tamir. “They had no business pulling up in the grass in the […]
CLEVELAND, Ohio — Multiple sources confirm to the FOX 8 I-TEAM that a grand jury has started hearing testimony in the Tamir Rice case. We’ve…
The Georgia Legislature is likely to review a proposal that would end some of the special privileges Georgia police harbor if they shoot and kill someone and the case goes to a grand jury for possible charges.
Retired Gen. Russel Honore joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss the protests and acts of civil disobedience that are spreading across the nation…
Michael Brown, Sr. called for peace once the grand jury decision is announced in a recently released PSA saying, “Hurting others and destroying others is…
In a video released Thursday, the father of Michael Brown called for calm and asked the public to act peacefully in the upcoming days when a grand jury plans to announce its decision on whether or not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of the unarmed black teenager. Demonstrations in […]