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Timothy Thomas, 19
Cincinnati, Ohio
April 07, 2001

Agencies: Cincinnati Police Department Ohio | Citizen Complaint Authority Cincinnati Ohio

Last updated: 5 months ago

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Shot at close range by a Cincinnati police officer after a foot chase when they tried to arrest him for seatbelt and traffic violations; Arbitrary killing, Extra Judicial Punishment, Summary Execution

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The city of Cincinnati will pay $4.5 million to 16 plaintiffs in the largest legal settlement in the city's history.

The global settlement of lawsuits against the Cincinnati Police Department resolves cases alleging civil rights violations ranging from unlawful searches to wrongful deaths.