DOJ Finds Baltimore Police Dept. Has History Of Violating Civil Rights
The U.S. Justice Department report lists concerns about use of force, investigations of sexual assault and civil rights violations.By Jamal Andress | August 10, 2016
"BPD engages in a pattern or practice of conduct of making unconstitutional stops, searches and arrests," said Vanita Gupta of the U.S. Department of Justice.
Just one day after the two-year anniversary of Michael Brown's shooting death in Ferguson, Missouri, the Department of Justice released a damning, more than 160-page report on the Baltimore Police Department — a department that came under fire following the 2015 death of Freddie Gray.