Malcolm Gracia

Building Trust Amidst Tragedy
Mayor Jon Mitchell says in dealing with it's own police involved shootings, New Bedford has some lessons Ferguson, Missouri can benefit from.
During his weekly radio program, Mitchell referred to the 2012 fatal police shooting of 15-year-old Malcolm Gracia, who had stabbed one police officer and…
No Further Investigation in Gracia Shooting
The Attorney General's office says there will be no further review of the Bristol County District Attorney's investigation into the fatal shooting of Malcolm Gracia.
15-year-old Gracia was shot and killed by New Bedford Police in May 2012, after he stabbed an officer...
City and Community Groups Plan for Better Communication
Mayor Jon Mitchell and representatives of various community organizations are going to sign an action plan to improve relations between the city and its residents
.The plan was drafted as a follow up to the community law enforcement dialogue facilitated by the Department of Justice, in the wake of th…
ACLU Involved in Malcolm Gracia Investigation
A criminal inquest is being sought from the Massachusetts Attorney General's office in the May, 2012 shooting death of 15-year-old Malcolm Gracia.
The Massachusetts American Civil Liberties Union, along with the NAACP and other civil rights groups, are questioning the District Attorney's fi…