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There is a second pepper spray incident involving a child, the PAB reports. This one happened while a mother was holding a 3-year-old child. It happened on Feb 22 on Portland Ave. PAB statement below:
"We want people to be inconvenienced because Daniel Prude's family has suffered a great loss." Here's why local activists and protesters targeted the East Ave. Wegmans today.
The Rochester police officer who shot and killed a man armed with a knife earlier this month also is a defendant in an ongoing 2018 lawsuit where a man was "brutally beaten" by three officers outside a South Wedge convenience store. (For subscribers)
Saadiq Muhammad, a Rochester resident, interacts with Officer K. Cummings from RPD. Muhammad says he feels safer when he sees an African American officer. The officer says he respects the right to protest. #roc @DandC #BlackLivesMatter
Overheard on the scanner: One officer just referred to another officer as "grumpy pants." #roc