Tag: Rough Ride

Freddie Gray Van Driver Acquitted of all Charges

The Baltimore Police van driver who transported Freddie Gray and was accused of giving him a “rough ride” that led to his fatal spinal injury was acquitted of all charges Thursday, including murder, manslaughter and reckless endangerment. Officer Caesar R. Goodson Jr., whohad waived his right to a jury trial…

Injuries Disturbingly Too Common for Those Arrested in Baltimore

By Michael Nam The death of Freddie Gray stirred up numerous stories of police abuse and brutality in Baltimore. With criminal charges pending for the six officers involved and a federal civil rights investigation of the Baltimore Police Department, the Baltimore Sun reports additional findings of a disturbing pattern of…