Demostrators react as officers charged in Freddie Gray’s death

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After weeks of protests, Baltimore’s top prosecutor has determined Freddie Gray’s death was criminal, and ordered the arrest of six police officers. This is exactly the news “thousands” in the city– and many more across the United States– have been demonstrating for. The reactions when the charges were announced were ones of  cheers and celebration.

CCTV America’s Roee Ruttenberg filed this report from Baltimore.

Demostrators react as officers charged in Freddie Gray\'s death

Demostrators react as officers charged in Freddie Gray\'s death

After weeks of protests, Baltimore's top prosecutor has determined Freddie Gray's death was criminal, and ordered the arrest of six police officers. This is exactly the news "thousands" in the city-- and many more across the United States-- have been demonstrating for. The reactions when the charges were announced were ones of cheers and celebration. CCTV America's Roee Ruttenberg filed this report from Baltimore.

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Roee also interviewed protesters on the streets of Baltimore to get their reactions to the police charges as well as the recent instances of police brutality in general.

Baltimore protesters respond to police brutality: \'It\'s not just black men\'

Baltimore protesters respond to police brutality: \'It\'s not just black men\'

Web Exclusive: Roee also interviewed protesters on the streets of Baltimore to get their reactions to the police charges as well as the recent instances of police brutality in general.


J. Howard Henderson of the Baltimore Urban League discusses the city riots

CCTV Elaine Reyes J. Howard Henderson for more on the situation in Baltimore. He is the President of the greater Baltimore Urban League.

J. Howard Henderson of the Baltimore Urban League discusses the city riots

J. Howard Henderson of the Baltimore Urban League discusses the city riots

CCTV Elaine Reyes J. Howard Henderson for more on the situation in Baltimore. He is the President of the greater Baltimore Urban League.


Defense attorney Heather Hansen discusses police charges in Baltimore

CCTV Elaine Reyes interviewed criminal defense attorney Heather Hansen fore more insight into the charges against the Baltimore officers.

Defense attorney Heather Hansen discusses police charges in Baltimore

Defense attorney Heather Hansen discusses police charges in Baltimore

CCTV Elaine Reyes interviewed criminal defense attorney Heather Hansen fore more insight into the charges against the Baltimore officers.


Legal analyst Debbie Hines discusses charges in Freddie Gray case

CCTV Asieh Namdar interviewed Debbie Hines for more on the charges against the six Baltimore police officers. She is a trial lawyer, legal analyst and former prosecutor in Baltimore.

Legal analyst Debbie Hines discusses charges in Freddie Gray case

Legal analyst Debbie Hines discusses charges in Freddie Gray case

CCTV Asieh Namdar interviewed Debbie Hines for more on the charges against the six Baltimore police officers. She is a trial lawyer, legal analyst and former prosecutor in Baltimore.