Video and witness statements related to shooting death of Brandon Tate-Brown shown to civilians, ambiguity lingers. — Apparently, not much is visible in the three videos that captured Mr. Brandon Tate-Brown’s last moments alive. What is seen, however, is a man on a bicycle who was positioned within earshot of the officer’s questioning of Mr. […]
Philadelphians shouldn’t expect change to police’s arbitration anytime soon, says the police commissioner and a former City Councilman.
“It’s the mayor’s job to tackle race relations,” says the former Philadelphia City Councilman, who now prefers to be called “Jim.”
A panelist at Philly After Ferguson, Chief Thomas Nestel wants to be engaged in finding solutions to the tension between police and community.
Philly After Ferguson will offer a collective inquiry into improving policing, political participation and public perceptions of blacks.
Tension and Excitement Surrounds Upcoming Event Featuring Police and the Mother of a Slain N. Philly Man
But also great excitement from the community at-large, due to the leaders that will be aggregated to not only provide expertise, but to listen to concerns and demands.
On the force for less than 3 years, the two Philadelphia officers charged with assaulting Najee Rivera each had a sustained complaint for violating use of force policy.