2) summary: This article was about the number of police misconduct complaints that go without investigation. Out of hundreds of complaints that are filed yearly, only roughly 1 percent are actually investigated. 84 more words
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I just went back through the Sawyer v. Asbury opinion in this post on the Use of Force Source. If you have followed the case on this blog, it’s interesting to take a step back and analyze the Court’s ruling as it finds its place in Fourth Circuit excessive force case law.
By Darren Smith, Weekend Contributor
An Oklahoma citizen took his small town’s police department to federal court, claiming police clamped down on him when he put a sign on the curb warning of a speed trap ahead. 687 more words
SANTA CLARA, Utah — The number of officers being investigated for allegations of misconduct has been increasing.
On Thursday, the Utah Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Council met to hand out discipline against 14 deputies, dispatchers and officers facing misconduct accusations. 602 more words