From the Oregonian, October 30 2008 Portland Police Chief Rosie Sizer has asked internal affairs investigators who reviewed the Sept. 17, 2006 death of James P. Chasse Jr. to go back and examine a newly-released and enhanced jailhouse video that captures officers’ earliest statements about what occurred. The video, released by Chasse’s family attorney and […]
From the Portland Mercury, October 30 2008 Earlier today I linked to Nick Budnick’s Tribune story about the release of new video footage showing the cops who arrested James Chasse, in the jail booking area, talking about how they tackled him to the ground. Now, Police Chief Rosie Sizer and the City Attorney, Linda Meng, […]
From KPTV.com, October 30, 2008 A video obtained by FOX 12 and the Portland Tribune may shed new light on the arrest of James Chasse, who died in police custody in 2006.
Cop in video: ‘We tackled’ Chasse – Officer’s early account of fracas at odds with official statement From the Portland Tribune, October 29 2008 WATCH – Full 13 minute video of James Chasse being ‘booked’ at the Multnomah County Detention Center on September 17 2006. As Police Chief Rosie Sizer continues to weigh possible discipline […]