Posts Tagged ‘Phoenix PD’

PHOENIX (AP) – A former Phoenix police officer accused of having sex with an underage girl has pleaded guilty to attempted child abuse and sexual conduct with a minor.

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Justin LaClere's booking photo from January 2014

Justin LaClere’s booking photo from January 2014

Michelle Cusseaux

Michelle Cusseaux killed by Phx PD on Aug 14, 2014 during a mental health call.

The Guardian reports:
Black Americans are more than twice as likely to be unarmed when killed during encounters with police as white people, according to a Guardian investigation which found 102 of 464 people killed so far this year in incidents with law enforcement officers were not carrying weapons.  Read More

Sal Diciccio calls for Garcia's ouster.

Sal Diciccio calls for Garcia’s ouster.

Whether its new uniforms, tight DUI regs or yearly oaths, the Union of Police don’t like Chief Garcia. Read more. Even a city councilman sees the graf art on the walls. Calls for Garcia’s ouster.

“A Phoenix police officer was involved in a car wreck Friday morning that closed a portion of Van Buren Street east of downtown Phoenix for several hours, Phoenix police Lt. Chris Moore said.phxpdwreck

Two people were transported to a nearby hospital and are in stable condition, Moore said. The officer was not injured.”  Watch video below.

one of the most violent years for suspects

This report from gives a an interactive map of the area with markers denoting the killings at the hands of the police.  View map.

Sept 6, 2013
A look back at the case

Aug 19 2013

Fox10 News
Prosecutors display evidence taken from Officer Chrisman
Aug 8 2013

Trial Begins for former police officer accused of murder

Phoenix officer’s trial asks: was killing justified?

Phoenix police divided by the cop trial


In-depth look at murder case against Richard Chrisman