An update on a Chain | Cohn | Stiles #civilrights #excessiveforce case in today’s The Bakersfield Californian. The FBI is investigating why two black college students were stopped, roughed up and falsely arrested by #Bakersfield Police Department officers. Read the full story at bakersfield.com.
CCS' Matt Clark spoke with local media earlier today regarding a #wrongfuldeath case in which a #KernCounty Sheriff's deputy struck and killed Nancy Garrett. According to a #CHP report, the deputy was at fault in the crash. Garrett's two children also spoke with media. Stay tuned for more.
The recent #Bakersfield Police crash raises concerns about officers traveling at high speeds without lights or sirens on. And it's eerily familiar to two other recent cases handled by CCS. Learn more: http://www.bloggingforjustice.com/?p=1168
Tatyana Hargrove, an African-American teenage victim of police brutality this summer in case that received national attention, has filed a legal claim against the City of Bakersfield and its police officers. Complete media coverage at bloggingforjustice.com. . #Bakersfield #KernCounty #ChainCohnStiles #NeilGehlawat #TatyanaHargrove #civilrights #policemisconduct #policebrutality #personalinjury