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Cleveland Judge Finds Probable Cause To Charge Officers In Tamir Rice...

AFRICANGLOBE - A judge in Cleveland ruled Thursday that probable cause existed to charge two Cleveland police officers in the death of a 12-year-old boy, Tamir Rice, but also said he did not have the power to order the arrests without a complaint being filed by a prosecutor.

White Cops File Suit, Claim They Are Punished Too Much For...

AFRICANGLOBE - In the suit, the plantiffs claim that the department treated White officers involved in the 2012 shooting of a Black couple “substantially harsher” than Black officers involved in the same incidents. The lawsuit deals with the aftermath of a deadly November 2012 car chase. During the car chase, 13 police officers fired over 130 shots at a Chevrolet Malibu. Both people in the car were shot over 20 times and killed.

12-Year-Old Tamir Rice Gunned Down By Cleveland Police

AFRICANGLOBE - Tamir Rice's father asked why Cleveland police officers shot his 12-year-old son Saturday afternoon, instead of using a stun gun to subdue him. Gregory Henderson told reporters Tamir was a "respectful" young man who minded his elders, and he couldn't comprehend that his son would not follow police orders.