Wake County District Attorney Lorrin Freeman isn’t known for holding Raleigh law enforcement officials accountable for their misconduct. She did, however, take over the prosecution of Chad Coffey, a former Granville County Sheriff’s deputy, at the request of Granville District…
New emails shed light on Freeman’s loyalty to a powerful lobbying group that “single-handedly” kills bipartisan criminal justice reform in North…
Under the leadership of Lorrin Freeman, the Wake County District Attorney’s office has reached a dubious milestone. For the first time in North Carolina…
Last week, Yolonda Irving and civil rights group Emancipate NC asked for public release of police body camera footage from May 2020, when a SWAT team…
Lorrin Freeman is the Wake County District Attorney. In theory, that means her job is to prosecute crimes that police officers commit—in Wake County. In…
While polling and jury verdicts show capital punishment losing support, Wake County’s “outlier” D.A. persists pursuit of death.
The popularity and power of police unions are on the decline in Raleigh, amidst recent controversy over allegations that the District Attorney’s Office…
Wake County voters are more likely to disapprove than approve of how District Attorney Lorrin Freeman is handling police accountability investigations…
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