What this boils down to is second chances. New starts. Fair shots. Sounds very American to me. As a criminal defense attorney who has represented many individuals charged with criminal acts, I have seen first-hand those clients who have a lot to offer society, but are shut out because of an isolated mistake.
No one can say he lacked a flair for the dramatic, though. Lorton Correctional Facility, Bryant's temporary home The Chase
In the case of Singleton, no officers have been subjected to any disciplinary action. Singleton's death is now officially
The current crisis of brutality and mental illness overwhelming Rikers Island, one of the country's most notoriously violent
They said they intend to return the flags and explained how they got up on top of the bridge in the first place. From the
Garner's death has sparked massive protests and demands for police reform by civil rights activists including the Rev. Al
The incident occurred at the intersection of West Fourth and Jones Street at 1 p.m. Speaking at the scene, president of the
“As technology advances and becomes more accessible, we must investigate its use in improving government services, such as
"As an individual who's not an expert in law enforcement, it looked like a chokehold to me," Mayor Bill de Blasio, who delayed
Following the reports, Mayor Bill de Blasio vowed to lead reforms and appointed Joseph Ponte as the city's new correction