Turning local police into ICE agents makes everyone less safe.
No charges were filed against the police officer who killed Tamir Rice. But others are being held responsible: taxpayers.
Last week, when protests, violence, and a celebration of hope for justice took place in Baltimore after the death of Freddie Gray in police custody, I found myself back in my hometown, as well as in my grandfather’s. Each was the site of riots connected to race and law enforcement.