Monday’s riot was the latest flare-up over the mysterious death of Freddie Gray, whose fatal encounter with officers came amid the national debate over police use of force, especially when black suspects are involved. 505 more words
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A rogue ex-police officer testifying against drug squad colleagues in a federal corruption trial in Philadelphia admits he committed “thousands” of crimes during his career. 122 more words
Farmington, MO– Leadwood Police Officer Jay R. Bellis, 38, is facing a felony child abuse charge. He’s accused of throwing a four-year-old child into a wall and causing him to hit his head on the kitchen cabinets on February 24. 267 more words
Metropolis, IL– A suicidal man was shot and killed by police on Thursday in Metropolis, Illinois, continuing the growing trend of officer-assisted suicide.
Massac County Sheriff’s Department was called to a home at 12:02 pm Thursday afternoon regarding a suicidal man threatening to shoot himself. 194 more words