The third and final trial board in the Freddie Gray case is scheduled to begin Dec. 5, when the panel of law enforcement officers hears administrative charges against Baltimore Police Sgt. Alicia White
The administrative trial of Lt. Brian Rice on 10 charges he violated department policies during the arrest of Freddie Gray appeared to be blown off course Tuesday, as the Montgomery County internal affairs chief upon whose findings the charges were based struggled under cross- examination.
The Baltimore police lieutenant who ordered and oversaw the West Baltimore arrest of 25-year-old Freddie Gray in April 2015 is scheduled to begin standing trial Monday on charges he violated internal police policies in the process.
After a Baltimore police trial board found officer Caesar Goodson not guilty of breaking any rules in the death of Freddie Gray, two remaining upcoming cases will likely zero on in what additional responsibility his supervisors had.
The administrative trial of Baltimore Police Officer Caesar Goodson Jr. on more than 20 charges of violating police policies in connection with the arrest and death of Freddie Gray concluded Monday afternoon.
The Montgomery County internal affairs officer who interrogated Baltimore Police Officer Caesar Goodson Jr. about his role in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray, had the tables turned on him during the second day of Goodson’s administrative trial Tuesday.
Locally and across the country, 2016 was a year of reckoning — but little resolution — for law enforcement, as discussions raged over the best path forward for American policing, how and whether police officers can be held accountable and to what extent the exposed rifts in trust between cops and communities of color can be mended.
Baltimore prosecutors appear prepared to forge ahead with the next trial of an officer charged in the death of Freddie Gray, on the heels of two acquittals delivered by the judge overseeing the case. The trial of Lt. Brian Rice is scheduled to begin Tuesday with preliminary motions, including requests by the defense to dismiss the charges. Rice has pleaded not guilty to manslaughter, second-degree assault and other charges.
Prosecutors only have the weekend to meet a key deadline in the trial of the next officer to go on trial in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray, leaving little time to take stock after the acquittal of police van driver Caesar R. Goodson Jr.
A Baltimore police officer charged in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray has filed a federal lawsuit against Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby, alleging false arrest, false imprisonment and defamation, among other counts, according to federal court documents.
Maryland's highest court ruled Tuesday that Officer William G. Porter must testify against all five fellow officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray, and sent the cases back to the lower court for trial.
Prosecutors and defense attorneys in the Freddie Gray case will spar today in the highest court in Maryland, arguing whether Officer William Porter should be forced to testify against five fellow Baltimore police officers who, like him, are charged in Gray¿s arrest and death.
The next trial of a Baltimore police officer in the death of Freddie Gray could begin as early as next month after a judge on Wednesday rejected a request from prosecutors that could have tied up the cases in the state appeals court indefinitely.
A Baltimore judge ruled Tuesday that statements made by two of the six police officers charged in Freddie Gray's arrest and death are admissible as evidence in their own trials and possibly in the trials of their peers.