freddie gray death
Brian Rice, 42, is the highest-ranking officer charged in Gray’s death from a broken neck suffered in a police transport van.
In the months following the unrest, homicides and shootings increased while arrests plummeted. The year ended with 344 homicides, the highest per capita rate in the city's history. The majority of the victims were young black men. Has anything changed ?
The hung jury in December of William Porter's trial raises critical issues for the prosecution in trying the van driver, Caesar Goodson, for the death of Freddie Gray.
Caesar Goodson is the second of six officers scheduled for trial.
"You would not necessarily expect that the next jury will look at the evidence the same way that this jury has looked at it."
Officer William Porter, 26, was charged with manslaughter, second-degree assault, misconduct in office and reckless endangerment.
BALTIMORE, Dec 15 (Reuters) - A Maryland judge on Tuesday ordered a deadlocked jury to continue deliberating in the trial
William Porter faces manslaughter, assault, misconduct in office and reckless endangerment charges.
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A verdict is likely to set the tone for the city.
At the time of Freddie Gray's death last spring, the Baltimore Police Department had been waging a nearly three-year campaign
History cannot be ignored.