Category: Civil Rights

Grand Rapids Police Department Beat Unarmed 15 Year Old Boy

The mother of a 15 year-old African-American Grand Rapids boy filed a lawsuit on December 23, 2015 in Federal Court in Grand Rapids against the City of Grand Rapids and police officers Sean McCamman, Nathan Mean, and Peter Thompson. The complaint alleges that during the early evening hours of June 13, 2014, the boy, referred to in the complaint as…