Opening statements are underway in the trial of two Fullerton police officers charged in the death of a homeless man whose family says was schizophrenic.
More than two years after his son died in a violent confrontation with police, Ron Thomas still hears the echoes of that night.
A judge in Orange County Friday pushed back opening statements in the trial of two ex-Fullerton police officers charged in the in-custody death of Kelly Thomas.
Kelly Thomas’ father spoke out Friday on the two-year anniversary of an altercation with Fullerton police that allegedly led to his son’s death.
Investigative reporter Charles Feldman has been taking a look at how Fullerton is recovering from both the recession and the beating to death of a homeless man nearly two years ago.
A judge ordered two former Fullerton police officers to stand trial in June in the death of transient Kelly Thomas.
A third police officer has been charged Thursday in connection with the beating death of a schizophrenic transient last year.
The Fullerton Police Department’s acting police chief Tuesday cleared Kelly Thomas of any wrongdoing when he was allegedly beaten by officers more than a year ago.
More than one year after the alleged beating of homeless man Kelly Thomas by Fullerton police officers, the city’s acting police chief was expected to clear Thomas of any wrongdoing.
An independent investigator said Tuesday that the Fullerton Police Department violated the public’s trust and recommended 59 changes to the department in the wake of the beating death of Kelly Thomas.
The Fullerton City Council is holding a meeting Tuesday night to discuss possible changes in the police department in the wake of beating death of transient Kelly Thomas.
The Fullerton City Council Tuesday rejected a proposal to consider disbanding its police force.
Hundreds of residents protested the possible closure of the Fullerton Police Department at Tuesday night’s city council meeting.
Should one of the Southland’s most notorious police departments be replaced with sheriff’s deputies?
Two Fullerton police officers pleaded not guilty Friday morning to charges stemming from the beating death of a homeless man.