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DA Files Murder Charges Against Officers in James Boyd Shooting


Society & Culture  (tags: Albuquerque NM, police shooting, Kari Branbenburg, James Boyd, homeless, humans, law, police, death, society, culture, rights, ethics, good news, freedoms, safety )

Carrie
- 1590 days ago - abqjournal.com
Bernalillo County District Attorney Kari Brandenburg filed paperwork Monday charging two Albuquerque police officers each with an open count of murder in the fatal shooting of a homeless camper in Albuquerque's foothills last March.



   

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Barbara K (61)
Monday January 12, 2015, 2:25 pm
There was no reason for them to kill a man already in dire straits, they should be ashamed of themselves and be treated like any other killer. It is all on video, and is very sad. They could have just left the guy alone, but it looks like they just had to throw their weight around against an innocent, helpless, homeless man, already just trying to exist. Too many times deaths occur because police got involved unnecessarily. They could have left them alone.
 

Roger G (148)
Monday January 12, 2015, 2:32 pm
noted, thanks
 

fahad Al fahad (140)
Monday January 12, 2015, 2:55 pm
The police serve the people and not to kill them !!
 

Past Member (0)
Monday January 12, 2015, 9:47 pm
I wanna see these murders in jail 4 a change--so tired of these sociopaths getting off+back on the streets again. Thx Carrie
 

Miriam AWAY Site issues (61)
Tuesday January 13, 2015, 7:36 am
Thanks for sharing Carrie! Noted
 

Panchali Yapa (26)
Tuesday January 13, 2015, 8:50 am
Thank you
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Wednesday January 14, 2015, 12:38 am
noted
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Wednesday January 14, 2015, 12:49 am
Totally agree with Barbara K.
 

Arild Warud (174)
Wednesday January 14, 2015, 2:51 am
Good to see that the police get charged for their murdering ways.
 
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