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

Friday, Aug 24, 2012 at 10:04 PM PDT

Cop in Thomas Case Tries to Dismiss Charges

Cop in Thomas Case Tries to Dismiss Charges

An Orange County Superior Court judge on Friday set a Nov. 30 hearing on a motion to dismiss charges against one of the two former Fullerton police officers charged in the death of Kelly Thomas, a mentally...

Wednesday, Aug 22, 2012 at 06:12 AM PDT

Report: Fullerton PD Ignored Misconduct

Report: Fullerton PD Ignored Misconduct

For years, the Fullerton Police Department, which is at the center of an investigation into the fatal beating of Kelly Thomas last July, has suffered from a "culture of complacency that came from the top down,"...

Friday, Jul 20, 2012 at 11:06 PM PDT

3rd Officer in Thomas Case Off the Force

3rd Officer in Thomas Case Off the Force

Cpl. Jay Cicinelli on Friday became the third Fullerton police officer involved in last year’s fatal beating of a mentally ill homeless man to end his employment with the city, officials said.

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2012 at 09:36 PM PDT

Officer Involved in Thomas Case Off the Force

Officer Involved in Thomas Case Off the Force

In one week, the Fullerton Police Department announced that two of the six officers involved in the fatal beating of Kelly Thomas are no longer employed by the city.

Monday, Sep 17, 2012 at 10:13 AM PDT

Not Guilty Pleas in Kelly Thomas Case

Not Guilty Pleas in Kelly Thomas Case

Two Fullerton police officers have pleaded not guilty to charges in connection with last summer’s beating death of Kelly Thomas.

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2012 at 09:41 PM PDT

Manuel Ramos No Longer City Employee: Police

Manuel Ramos No Longer City Employee: Police

The Fullerton Police Department no longer employs one of the two officers charged in the beating death of Kelly Thomas, an official has confirmed.

Tuesday, Jun 26, 2012 at 06:57 PM PDT

Attorney: "Game-Changer" in Thomas Case

Attorney: "Game-Changer" in Thomas Case

Arraignment was continued Tuesday for two Fullerton police officers charged in the beating death of a homeless man last year.

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2012 at 01:14 PM PDT

Lawsuit: Eatery Falsely Reported Kelly Thomas

Lawsuit: Eatery Falsely Reported Kelly Thomas

Protesters gathered outside Fullerton restaurant "Slidebar" Tuesday afternoon following allegations that the restaurant's management had attempted to cover up its involvement with the death of Kelly Thomas, a...

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2012 at 07:38 PM PDT

Thomas Beating Case Prompted Fullerton Recall

Thomas Beating Case Prompted Fullerton Recall

Three new councilmen will replace three who were recalled by city voters Tuesday after outrage about the beating death of a homeless man.

Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 11:45 PM PDT

Kelly Thomas' Mother Accepts $1M Settlement

Kelly Thomas' Mother Accepts $1M Settlement

The mother of a mentally ill homeless man who died after a violent confrontation with police has accepted a $1 million settlement with the city of Fullerton.

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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.