In 1974 Maryland enacted the state’s Law Enforcement Officers Bill of Rights. This protects police officers from investigation and prosecution from their work conduct. This is a common police protection in many states. One of the police reforms bills proposed in Maryland would repeal this law. Police reform advocates are advocating for a new model to improve police accountability. More of this story here.
Isadore Monroe was a 107-year-old man who lived in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. He was partially deaf and blind. On September 7, 2013, his family tried…