Voices of Baltimore: Police misconduct is ‘nothing new’ A year after Freddie Gray’s death, residents are not surprised by scathing DOJ report
“They just took the plantation owner, gave him a badge and gun, put him in a car. He’s still the same person. He’s still the overseer.”
A youth football coach, a barbershop owner, and a mother and father – all longtime Baltimore residents – share their personal encounters with city police and their reaction to the U.S. Department of Justice’s recent 164-page report detailing the unconstitutional practices of the police department.