Coverage of the trial involving two ex-police officers charged in the death of a homeless man

Thursday, Dec 5, 2013 at 08:37 PM PST

Police Beating Caused Kelly Thomas Death: Coroner

Police Beating Caused Kelly Thomas Death: Coroner

An Orange County pathologist testified on Thursday that Kelly Thomas died a slow and progressive death, that his voice got louder and then decreased until he couldn't breathe.

Tuesday, Dec 3, 2013 at 07:20 PM PST

Kelly Thomas Beating Video Evokes Sobs During Trial

Kelly Thomas Beating Video Evokes Sobs During Trial

The mother of a homeless man who died following a struggle with Fullerton police sobbed softly in court on Tuesday as prosecutors showed jurors video of the battle that led to her son's death.

Tuesday, Dec 3, 2013 at 04:50 PM PST

Ex-Officers' Trial Begins in Homeless Man's Beating Death

Ex-Officers' Trial Begins in Homeless Man's Beating Death

The trial in the criminal case of two former police officers accused of beating homeless man Kelly Thomas to death two summers ago in Fullerton is scheduled to begin Monday.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 at 09:14 AM PST

Jury Selection Starts in Kelly Thomas Beating Case

Jury Selection Starts in Kelly Thomas Beating Case

Jury selection began on Monday in the criminal case of two former officers accused of beating to death Kelly Thomas, a mentally ill homeless man at a Fullerton bus depot two summers ago.

Saturday, Aug 3, 2013 at 09:38 AM PDT

Ex-Officer Will Face Charges in Kelly Thomas Beating

Ex-Officer Will Face Charges in Kelly Thomas Beating

An Orange County judge has refused to dismiss a manslaughter charge against a former Fullerton police officer for the death of Kelly Thomas, who was beat by police two years ago.

Saturday, Aug 3, 2013 at 09:07 AM PDT

Officers in Kelly Thomas Beating Face Trial

Officers in Kelly Thomas Beating Face Trial

An Orange County Superior Court judge Friday refused to separate the cases of two former Fullerton police officers charged in the in-custody beating death of schizophrenic transient Kelly Thomas and set an Oct....

Friday, Mar 1, 2013 at 09:51 AM PST

New Video Released in Kelly Thomas Case

New Video Released in Kelly Thomas Case

Attorneys who represent an Orange County bar have released surveillance video from the night Kelly Thomas was beaten. The video shows him walking through a parking lot, just minutes before an altercation with...

Friday, Jan 11, 2013 at 04:14 PM PST

Request to Drop Charges in Kelly Thomas Case Denied

Request to Drop Charges in Kelly Thomas Case Denied

A judge has denied two Fullerton police officers' request to drop charges against them in the fatal beating of Kelly Thomas, a mentally ill homeless man, according to court documents obtained by NBC4 on Friday.

Saturday, Sep 29, 2012 at 07:07 AM PDT

Thomas "Satisfied" With Charges Against 3rd Officer

Thomas "Satisfied" With Charges Against 3rd Officer

Ron Thomas, the father of Kelly Thomas, is reacting to the indictment of a third Fullerton police officer in the death of his son. Lucy Noland reports

Monday, Sep 17, 2012 at 04:35 PM PDT

Kelly Thomas to be Cleared of Wrongdoing

Kelly Thomas to be Cleared of Wrongdoing

Fullerton city officials are expected on Tuesday to clear Kelly Thomas of wrongdoing, his father said.

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Coverage of the criminal case against two former Fullerton officers accused in the July 2011 beating death of a homeless man. Former Fullerton Police Department officers Manuel Ramos and Jay Cicinelli are charged in the death of Kelly Thomas.