US Department of Justice

Fort Lauderdale Police Seal (Source: CBS4)

Racist Fort Lauderdale Officers Could Seek Jobs As Cops Elsewhere

At a meeting earlier this week the Fort Lauderdale Police Department dropped a bombshell. The racist video and racist text messages exchanged by four police officers would not cause those officers to lose their law enforcement certifications.

04/02/2015

Fort Lauderdale Police Seal (Source: CBS4)

Citizens Police Review Board: FLPD Should Reopen Investigation Into Racist Cops

A Citizens Police Review Board is recommending that the Fort Lauderdale Police Department reopen its investigation into the case involving officers who made and shared a racist video and racist text messages.

03/30/2015

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NAACP Wants Victims Of Alleged “Racist Cops” To Come Forward

The NAACP plans to establish a call center where people who think they were subjected to racially offensive misconduct by four former Ft. Lauderdale police officers who reportedly sent racist and homophobic text messages between them.

03/27/2015

Janna Montgomery said her daughter Anabell is at risk of being placed in a nursing home. (CBS4)

DOJ Looks To Quickly Address Children In Nursing Homes

Saying that time is “of the essence,” the U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday offered to quickly meet with Florida officials about a federal investigation that found disabled children were unnecessarily being placed in nursing homes.

CBS4–09/26/2012

(Source: CBS4) George Zimmerman

Zimmerman Heard On Voicemail, Lawyer Speaks Out

The US Department of Justice confirmed Friday that it has launched an investigation into the circumstances of Trayvon Martin’s death at the hands of neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman, as the first comments from that alleged killer hit the internet.

03/23/2012