Brian Bowling and Bobby Kerlik, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review—A Homewood teenager who filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city and three Pittsburgh police officers wants a judge to take the officers off the street.
Brian Bowling, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review—A Homewood teenager today filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against Pittsburgh and three city police officers he accuses of beating him Jan. 12 as he walked to his grandmother’s home.
Sadie Gurman and Paula Reed Ward, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette—A former CAPA student who says he was beaten by police earlier this year is suing the city and three officers, saying they used excessive force and arrested him without probable cause.
Joe Mandak, Associated Press—A black teen who attended the city’s performing arts high school has filed a federal lawsuit saying three white Pittsburgh police officers wrongfully beat him in January, then conspired to file false charges against him and concocted a cover story for their actions.
Jordan Miles Says Plainclothes Officers Hit Him In Homewood WTAE—A lawyer for Jordan Miles said he’s filing a civil rights lawsuit against the city of Pittsburgh and three police officers who are being investigated for beating the young Homewood man.
Jeremy Boren, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review—A federal civil rights investigation into three Pittsburgh officers accused of beating a Homewood teenager remains open despite a flurry of rumors that brought a rebuke from the police chief this week. “They have not told us the investigation is over,” said J. Kerrington Lewis, one of two attorneys representing Jordan Miles, [...]
KDKA—The community is reacting to the news that the Justice Department will not pursue charges. KDKA’s David Highfield reports. [jwplayer file="http://justiceforjordanmiles.com/media/video/20100828-kdka-jordan-miles.flv"]
KDKA—Jordan Miles’ mom has strong words after learning the Justice Department will not pursue charges against the Pittsburgh police officers her son claims beat him. [jwplayer file="http://justiceforjordanmiles.com/media/video/20100827-kdka-terez-miles.flv"]
KDKA—The KDKA Investigators have learned that the Jordan Miles investigation is apparently over.