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Officers accused in the beating death of Kelly Thomas, watch surveillance video of the July 5, 2011 incident during the second day of their trial on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013.
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By GILLIAN FLACCUS Associated Press SANTA ANA, Calif. - A homeless man who died after a violent confrontation with six California police officers was combative, grabbed at one officer's stun gun and struggled so hard against attempts to handcuff him that the officers arresting him asked a dispatcher to broadcast an urgent call for back-up three ... (more)
Former Fullerton Police Officer Manuel Ramos, 39, listens to opening statements by Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas on the first day in the trial in which he and former fellow police officer Jay Cicinelli are being tried, Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, in Orange County Superior Court, in Santa Ana, Calif., for their involvement in the beating ... (more)
It's been more than two years since Kelly Thomas, a schizophrenic homeless man, died after a brutal beating at the hands of police officers in Fullerton, Calif.
A bloody beating by police that left a California homeless man dead began when one of the officers on trial in his death grew frustrated with his evasiveness, snapped on a pair of latex gloves and told him, "'See these fists? They're getting ready to you up,'" a prosecutor said Monday.
That was the reaction of everyone at UCLA's Translational Research Imaging Center when a monster fish story became reality in the form of a rare 14-foot, 250-pound oarfish, whose snake-like carcass washed ashore in Oceanside last month and ended up in nine pieces at the state-of-the-art imaging facility on campus.
More than two years after his son died in a violent confrontation with Fullerton police, Ron Thomas still hears the echoes of that night.
Tomorrow, December 2nd, 2013 Manuel Ramos, ex Fullerton, CA police officer, will go on trial for the murder of Kelly Thomas, a homeless, mentally ill man beaten to death on July 5th, 2011.
A hospital bed image of Kelly Thomas, a homeless man, his face unrecognizable under the bruises, gauze and a tube running from his mouth through his ruffled hair and beard.
Ambling about Orange County, as I am wont to do, you stumble across things, sometimes those things you haven't seen in what seems a lifetime.
Q. On Placentia Avenue, from Imperial Highway in Brea and headed south for some distance through Fullerton and Placentia, there are detour signs for the 57 Freeway that were installed more than two years ago, but were covered until recently.