Paul Schwartzman, THE WASHINGTON POST
BALTIMORE (The Washington Post) — The six officers accused in the death of Freddie Gray face a litany of charges that include second-degree depraved-heart murder, involuntary manslaughter, false imprisonment and misconduct in office.
The officers — three white, three African American — represent a broad spectrum of experience on Baltimore’s police force. Three of them joined the force three years ago. The driver, who faces the most serious charges, is African American and has been on the force since 1999.
One officer had his weapons confiscated after a former girlfriend contacted the Carroll County sheriff’s office to say she feared for his safety.
The officers include one woman, a sergeant, who joined the force in 2010.
All six officers were taken into custody Friday and released after posting bail that evening, according to online court records. The police officers facing charges are: