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Concerned Citizen Shuts Down Mayor and Chief Justifying Shooting 12-Year-Old With Toy Gun

Concerned Citizen Shuts Down Mayor and Chief Justifying Shooting 12-Year-Old With Toy Gun

Deo Odolecki of Greater Cleveland Cop Block reported for us at tonight’s City Council meeting regarding the shooting death of 12-year-old Tamir E. Rice (scroll down for video). Rice died on Sunday at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland. The Cuyahoga County medical examiner’s office confirmed Tamir’s death after Counter Current News had been tipped off by two different sources within […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Activism, Corruption, Courts, Cover-Up, Crime, Police
Beavercreek Cop Drives Cruiser Through Peaceful Candlelight Vigil For Mike Brown and John Crawford

Beavercreek Cop Drives Cruiser Through Peaceful Candlelight Vigil For Mike Brown and John Crawford

As protesters all over the United States have gathered to voice their outrage over the Michael Brown verdict, activists in Beavercreek, Ohio gathered at the local Police Department to hold a candlelight vigil. They said they were there to commemorate the untimely killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and also to connect the injustice of grand juries in both […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Courts, Cover-Up, Crime, Police
‘From Beavercreek to Ferguson, the fight against police brutality is ONE!’

‘From Beavercreek to Ferguson, the fight against police brutality is ONE!’

As protesters all over the United States have gathered to voice their outrage over the Michael Brown verdict, activists in Beavercreek, Ohio gathered at the local Police Department to hold a candlelight vigil. John Crawford was shot and killed in the Beavercreek Walmart early in August of this year when Officer Sean Williams gunned him down without hesitation in the […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Corruption, Courts, Cover-Up, Crime, Police
Cleveland Highway Shut Down By Mike Brown Protesters, Police Afraid to Make Arrests

Cleveland Highway Shut Down By Mike Brown Protesters, Police Afraid to Make Arrests

Cleveland, Ohio protesters took to the streets today to protest the verdict in the Officer Darren Wilson case. The Ferguson, Missouri announcement has led to protests erupting all over the nation related to the grand jury’s refusal to indict Officer Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown. The protesters against the non-indictment in Cleveland have shut down a major […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Activism, Courts, Cover-Up, Crime, Police
Ferguson Verdict Justification Almost Identical To Grand Jury Presentation In John Crawford Case

Ferguson Verdict Justification Almost Identical To Grand Jury Presentation In John Crawford Case

Several commentators have noted that grand juries almost never fail to indict, but they did in the Ferguson case last night. Reason noted that when “the St. Louis County grand jury who came out with a ‘No True Bill’ on all five potential indictments against Ferguson PD Officer Darren Wilson,” they in fact “did an incredibly rare thing.” FiveThirtyEight commented that “Former […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Activism, Courts, Cover-Up, Crime, Police
Officer Wilson Says He Was ‘Trained’ To Shoot People Like Mike Brown

Officer Wilson Says He Was ‘Trained’ To Shoot People Like Mike Brown

Without question, the problems that led to the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri are systematic ones. Never has that been as clear as it is today, in the aftermath of the grand jury decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson, the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed the unarmed teenager. The grand jury had announced that if […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 4 comments · Activism, Conspiracy, Corruption, Courts, Cover-Up, Crime, Police
Ferguson Grand Jury Verdict Has Just Been Reached

Ferguson Grand Jury Verdict Has Just Been Reached

The grand jury in shooting of Michael Brown has just reached a decision as to whether or not to indict Officer Darren Wilson. The grand jury has said that the announcement on the decision will be made soon, with sources close to the case telling us that it is due any time on Monday evening. Regardless of the decision, large […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Activism, Crime, Police
USA Today Accidentally Ran Article Announcing ‘No Indictment’ Well Before Verdict Was Announced

USA Today Accidentally Ran Article Announcing ‘No Indictment’ Well Before Verdict Was Announced

In breaking news, we are writing this as the Ferguson verdict announcement is getting underway… But as we at Counter Current News are tuned in to listen to the same live streams that many others are listening to, the announcement has yet to be made in Ferguson, Missouri. So why has USA Today already announced that the verdict is to […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Activism, Courts, Cover-Up, Crime, Police
This Woman Is Hunger-Striking Until Charges Are Dropped Against 90-Year-Old Who Fed Homeless

This Woman Is Hunger-Striking Until Charges Are Dropped Against 90-Year-Old Who Fed Homeless

Jillian Pim has been on a hunger strike ever since police first cited Arnold Abbott for feeding the homeless three weeks ago. Abbott has been feeding homeless people at Stranahan Park for years, but a new draconian law has mandated penalties against any who dare to feed people in need unless they do so at government-specified areas. Abbott, a 90-year-old […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Activism, Crime, Police
Police Accountability Activists Release Statement On Recent Killings by Police in Cleveland

Police Accountability Activists Release Statement On Recent Killings by Police in Cleveland

Greater Cleveland Cop Block would like to clear up our stand on the recent rash of killings by police in Cleveland.There are two separate incidents that we are talking about. One involves a 12 year old named Tamir Rice. The other involves a young lady. To address Tamir Rice’s killing, I will say the official stance of Greater Cleveland Cop Block is that […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Crime, Police