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San Bernardino DA Gives Jon Stewart Tongue Lashing For Monologue About 'Deadly' Deputy Shooting

SAN BERNARDINO (CBSLA.com) —  Comedy Central’s Jon Stewart was talking about Ferguson on “The Daily Show” Monday, and that’s when the San Bernardino County District Attorney’s ears perked up. 259 more words


Officer Involved In Eric Garner Chokehold Death Meets With Grand Jury

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A grand jury heard testimony Friday from a police officer involved in the chokehold death of an Eric Garner on Staten Island — in a development signaling that it could be close to deciding whether he should face criminal charges in the volatile case. 446 more words


Woman died in police custody after reciting the 'Lord’s Prayer’

A 911 call ended in tragedy when a woman died in police custody after reciting the “Lord’s Prayer.”

On Wednesday, the family of Tanisha Anderson spoke out about the incident, saying that they called 911 for mental health help but that when police arrived, they used a violent takedown maneuver that left Anderson collapsed on the sidewalk, out in the cold, until an ambulance arrived. 109 more words


Ep 02 - Deaths In Custody

This episode I talk about Aboriginal deaths in custody, reiki, the moment I became pagan and couple of other interesting tidbits.

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Man who attacked nurses, then died in police custody, is IDed

The Ramsey County Medical Examiner has identified the man who died early Sunday morning in police custody after attacking several nurses at St. John’s Hospital in Maplewood as Charles Emmett Logan, 68, of St. 398 more words


22-year-old woman dies in NYPD custody

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department says a woman who was in custody on a drug-related arrest died after suffering an apparent seizure while she was being processed. 100 more words