(CLEVELAND)—A patrolman charged in the shooting deaths of two unarmed suspects during a 137-shot barrage of gunfire was acquitted Saturday in a case that helped prompt the U. S. Department of Justice determine the city police department had a history of using excessive force and violating civil rights.
Michael Brelo, 31, faced as many as 22 years in prison had the judge convicted him on two counts of voluntary manslaughter.
CLEVELAND -- A Cleveland officer has been found not guilty in the shooting deaths of two unarmed suspects in a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire after a high-speed chase. The judge's verdict Saturday for 31-year-old Michael Brelo comes after a four-week bench trial on two counts of
DUBLIN -- Irish voters have resoundingly backed amending the constitution to legalize gay marriage, leaders on both sides of the Irish referendum declared Saturday after the world's first national vote on the issue. As the official ballot counting continued, the only question appeared
Here is a list of government offices, schools and services that will be closed in observance of Memorial Day in the Tampa Bay area. Hillsborough Government offices: Closed Monday. Call (813) 272-5900. Animal services: Closed Monday. A limited number of animal safety and enforcement officers will