Police Brutality

Police Brutality
Roger Centeno holds a sign describing the death of his brother Freddy at the hands of Fresno police. Freddy Centeno was shot multiple times seconds after he was confronted by officers on September 2015. Photo by Peter Maiden

By Community Alliance Staff

The October 22nd Coalition to Stop Police Brutality, Repression and the Criminalization of a Generation held a candlelight vigil on Oct. 22 in Fresno’s Eaton Plaza. Around 30 protesters held candles and spoke to each other about police violence and the effect it has on Fresnans and their families.

Irene (left) and Cielo of the Fresno Brown Berets. Photo by Peter Maiden


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