Fraternal Order Of Police
The Short, Hard Life Of Freddie Gray
Freddie Gray’s death while in police custody inspired riots in Baltimore because it was all too familiar to all too many people. His short life was punctuated by a series of difficult and confounding encounters with the criminal justice system that were even more common than his death.
Baltimore Police Union Now Says Officers Afraid To Do Their Jobs After Freddie Gray Case
After insisting the police force was not engaged in a work slowdown — causing the rise in violent crime — the union now says officers are "afraid of going to jail for doing their jobs." May has been Baltimore's most violent month in 15 years.