The video of Tamir Rice being fatally shot by a Cleveland police officer raises questions about the police version of events and suggests Cleveland police need to revise their procedures when confronting armed individuals, the editorial board writes.
Feds Find Shocking, Systemic Brutality, Incompetence In Cleveland Police Department WASHINGTON -- In recent years, Cleveland police officers have punched a 13-year-old boy who was in handcuffs for shoplifting and shot at an unarmed kidnapping victim who was wearing only his underwear, according to disturbing allegations released Thu...
police officer shot Tamir Rice immediately after leaving moving patrol car
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and the Justice Department stepped into a firestorm of controversy today, delivering a scathing review of the Cleveland Police Department's use-of-force policies and practices, and recommending sweeping reforms at the department.
63 Cleveland Police Officers Suspended After An Unarmed Couple Was Shot At 137 Times