jim-rogers

Death of Pgh man repeatedly tasered by police was an accident, Alle. Co. medical examiner rules

BY: - January 4, 2022

Jim Rogers, 54, died on Oct. 14, 2021, less than 24 hours after Pittsburgh Police officers tasered him eight times in response to a neighbor’s 911 call alleging that he had stolen a bicycle.

Pgh NAACP slams ‘lack of transparency’ in probe of Black man who died in police custody

BY: - November 22, 2021

Jim Rogers died Oct. 14 after being tasered by a police officer. Activists want answers -- and accountability.