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Family Of Man Shot By Baltimore Officer Files Million Dollar Wrongful Death Suit

A million dollar lawsuit has been slapped on the desk of the Baltimore City Police Department from the family of a man shot more than a dozen times by officers outside of a night club in 2011. The lawsuit not only lists the police department but also the night club and its promoters.


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Officer William Torbit’s Family Still Waiting For Answers A Year After His Shooting

Fighting for justice. The family of a Baltimore police officer gunned down by his own fellow officers say they are still waiting for answers nearly a year later.



Video Of Baltimore Police Shooting Released

New reaction to the explosive video of a city police officer being shot by fellow officers. Officer William Torbit’s sister watches the video for the first time here at WJZ.


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Police Release Surveillance Video Of Officer’s Death

For the first time, Baltimore police release video of a plainclothes officer being gunned down by fellow police. The mayor has ordered an independent panel to investigate the shooting.



No Charges In Undercover Officer’s Death At Select Lounge

Baltimore City Prosecutor Gregg Bernstein announced that no charges would be filed against the five city police officers who shot undercover officer William Torbit outside a nightclub in early January.


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Baltimore Police: Investigation Into Officer’s Death Complete

A plainclothes officer was shot dead outside a Baltimore nightclub. Now, four months later, it is still unclear how William Torbit was killed by fellow officers.


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Baltimore Police Finish Probe Of Officer’s Killing

Baltimore police say they have finished the initial investigation into the January shooting death of an officer by other officers outside a nightclub.


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March Held For Fallen Police Officer

There was anger and outrage Monday as dozens of family members and loved ones marched through the streets of Baltimore, demanding answers in the death of a city officer.


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Funeral Held For Officer Shot To Death By Other Officers

Funeral services were held Wednesday for the Baltimore City police officer killed by friendly fire outside of a downtown nightclub.



Fallen Officer Honored By Family & Friends

A Baltimore City police officer shot and killed by his fellow officers amid a flurry of chaos outside a local nightclub.