The Miami-Dade State Attorney’s office has cleared a Miami police officer in the shooting death of a man in the city’s Overtown neighborhood.
The deaths of seven African-American men at the hands of Miami police officers over a seven month period beginning in July of last year touched off outrage in the inner city communities who demanded an investigation.
A final report from the Miami State Attorney’s Office on the police-involved shooting death of DeCarlos Moore has found that Officer Joseph Marin was legally justified to shoot and kill Moore.
Family members of seven men whose loved ones have been killed by Miami Police officers will have their voices heard at Thursday’s City of Miami Commission meeting.
A citizen’s oversight board was denied records Thursday — two weeks after it had requested details involving a recent police-involved shooting in Miami.
Miami’s embattled police chief is expected to reach out and meet privately with the families of seven men who were shot and killed by Miami police officers since early last year.
Miami’s embattled police chief plans to meet privately with the families of seven men who were shot and killed by Miami police officers since early last year.