O.C. D.A. Announces Charges Against Fullerton Officers In Kelly Case
Yes, that’s right, we’re banging on about Kelly Thomas again, and it’s because the justice system did the right thing. Two police officers involved in the beating of Thomas, the 37-year-old schizophrenic homeless man who died five days after the incident, received charges today: Officer Manuel Ramos is charged with second-degree murder and Corporal Jay Cicinelli is charged with involuntary manslaughter.
- 51% feel that the charges are appropriate
- 40% feel that the charges should have been harsher
- Only four percent thought they were too severe
- And another four percent thought that no charges should have been filed