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Excessive Force Lawsuit Takes Strange Turn In Sonoma County

PETALUMA (KPIX 5) — A violent altercation with a Sonoma County Sheriff’s Deputy left a teenage girl bloody and handcuffed in Petaluma, and now she is suing the department. 300 more words

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Excessive force claim filed against officer who shot Sylville Smith 2 days before fatal shooting

MILWAUKEE — FOX6 News has learned the officer who shot and killed Sylville Smith near 44th and Auer on August 13th has a claim filed against him with the city of Milwaukee for allegedly using excessive force during an arrest. 638 more words

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DOJ Finds Baltimore Police Discriminate Against Blacks & Use Excessive Force

According to a report from the DOJ shared on WJZ that “Baltimore police officers routinely discriminate against blacks, repeatedly use excessive force and are not adequately held accountable for misconduct,” according to a harshly critical Justice Department presented at a news conference Wednesday. 49 more words

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Baltimore police regularly engaged in racial bias, excessive force: Justice Department

BALTIMORE — A harshly critical Justice Department report says Baltimore police officers routinely discriminate against blacks, use excessive force and are not adequately disciplined for misconduct. 311 more words

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Federal report: Baltimore police show bias, overuse force


BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police officers routinely discriminate against blacks, repeatedly use excessive force and are not adequately held accountable for misconduct, according to a harshly critical Justice Department report being presented Wednesday. 884 more words

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