Marie Strumolo Burke is accused of saying the “N-word” in the background of a voice mail message left on Councilman Kevin Kennedy’s answering machine. The recording has since been made public on YouTube.
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Wednesday she's asked the Department of Justice to investigate the city's police department and determine whether it discriminates or exhibits patterns of excessive force.
The newly sworn-in attorney general met with Baltimore city officials, activists and members of the clergy for some five hours on Tuesday. The April 19 death of Freddie Gray, who died from injuries sustained while in police custody, prompted demonstrations and protest.
Attorney: Shooting by Michigan ICE Agent was 'Justified' and 'Self-Defense'
New developments in the shooting of a Detroit man by an Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent last week. David Griem is the lawyer for the agent, and he is talking, saying the shooting was justified and that Mitchell Quinn fired his gun in self defense.
Miami Cop Gets Slap on Wrist for Slugging Handcuffed Woman
Security video from the garage of the Miami Beach Police Department shows a group of officers milling about, a petite, handcuffed woman standing among them. The woman reaches out her foot, as if to trip one of the officers, who then slugs her in the face and kicks her.