Police interactions with citizens, involving use of force, have been in the news a lot in the past year. Because neither the media, nor most citizens, are familiar with law enforcement training and procedures, or the laws and strategies governing such interactions, there has been a sickening call for “dead cops” and an escalation in attacks on police by criminals. 2,490 more words
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A teacher who was pepper sprayed by police as he walked away from a Martin Luther King Day rally is suing the City of Seattle for more than $640,000 after the unprovoked response was captured on video. 41 more words
DETROIT (WWJ) — A former Detroit police officer will spend up to 20 years in prison in an identity theft case.
State Attorney General Bill Schuette said 41-year-old Tamboura Jackson of Clinton Township was convicted of in December and sentenced this week for racketeering, forgery and bribery. 96 more words