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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.

Tamir Rice Cremated 6 Months After Police Killed Him

AFRICANGLOBE - The body of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy shot to death by police in Cleveland, Ohio, has been cremated, six months after he was killed, the family's attorney told reporters.

Cleveland Mayor Apologizes For Slandering Tamir Rice In Response To Lawsuit

AFRICANGLOBE - Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson apologized on Monday to the family of 12-year-old Tamir Rice who city lawyers blamed for his own fatal shooting by police in a park last November.

Tamir Rice To Blame For His Own Murder Says Cleveland

AFRICANGLOBE - The city of Cleveland claims the death of 12-year-old Tamir Rice at the hands of a police officer and the "losses" suffered by his family were a result of the boy's and his family's own actions that day. The city's denial of any wrongdoing was filed Friday in response to a wrongful death lawsuit brought by lawyers for the Rice family last month.

Video Shows Cops Roughing Up Tamir Rice’s 14-Year-Old Sister As Her...

AFRICANGLOBE - The 14-year old sister of Tamir Rice was pushed to the ground, handcuffed and then shoved into the back of a patrol car as her 12-year-old brother lay dying after being shot by a Cleveland police officer who mistook his toy gun for a real one.

Cleveland Police Union Demands Apology From Browns For Protest

AFRICANGLOBE - Before the Cleveland Browns took on the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, Andrew Hawkins came out wearing T-shirts that read, “Justice for Tamir Rice and John Crawford.” Soon after, the president of the Cleveland Police Union issued a statement, expressing that he feels the Cleveland Police Department is owed an apology for the T-shirts because of all that they do for the Browns.

Tamir Rice Shooting Death Ruled A Homicide

AFRICANGLOBE - A medical examiner has ruled that the death of a 12-year-old Cleveland boy shot on Nov. 22 by a police officer was a homicide. Tamir Rice suffered a single gunshot wound to his abdomen, Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner Thomas Gilson wrote. The bullet lodged in Rice's pelvis after causing internal hemorrhaging.

Cleveland Officer Who Shot and Killed 12-Year-Old Tamir Rice Had A...

AFRICANGLOBE - The personnel file of Tim Loehmann, the officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice, reveals some troubling details about his performance as an officer for the Independence Police Department in Ohio.

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.

Tamir Rice Video Shows Cop Opening Fire On 12-Year-Old

AFRICANGLOBE - The police officer who fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir Rice fired within 1½ to 2 seconds of pulling up in his cruiser, police said Wednesday. During those few moments, he allegedly ordered the youngster three times to put up his hands.

Cleveland To Release Video Of 12-Year-Old Boy Shot By Officer

AFRICANGLOBE - Cleveland police plan to release the names of the two officers involved in the shooting death of a 12-year-old boy, along with dispatch calls and a surveillance video that authorities say clearly shows what happened.

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.