Federal Investigation into the Execution of Donte Hamilton by Milwaukee Police Officer After Decision Not to Indict

31 year-old Donte Hamilton, who suffered from schizophrenia, was sleeping in a downtown Park in Milwaukee in April, 2014 when a white police officer named Christopher Manney approached him and tried to harass him. When Manney put his hands on Hamilton, the officer alleges that Hamilton resisted the harassment. That is when Officer Manney pulled out his gun and fired fourteen bullets into Donte Hamilton. The department announced in December that Christopher Manney would not face charges for the execution of the unarmed Dontre Hamilton.

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    1. This is news to me. I thought it was New York, but not too terribly surprised. It seems that there is intense segregation in just about every U.S. city, and far from being just a legacy of the past, it is intentionally done and continued through policy measures taken in the present.

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