Justice Department investigating police officers’ interactions with mentally ill

August 29, 2016 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Department lawyers investigating police agencies for claims of racial discrimination and excessive force are increasingly turning up a different problem: officers’ interactions with the mentally ill. The […]

Justice Department report will slam Baltimore police force Wednesday

August 10, 2016 in News

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police officers routinely discriminate against blacks, use excessive force too often and are not adequately disciplined for misconduct, according to a harshly critical Justice Department report […]