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"This is the community reaching out:" Hundreds fill small town of Kiel to remember Trooper Casper

KIEL (WITI) — Hundreds filled the small town of Kiel, Wisconsin on Sunday, March 29th to say goodbye to Wisconsin State Patrol Trooper Trevor Casper. The 21-year-old is the youngest law enforcement officer to be killed in the line of duty in Wisconsin history. 712 more words

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Police Shoot and Injure Man after Chase in Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Officers in Cedar Rapids shoot man after he was driving towards them after a chase.

Polices noticed a orange vehicle driving recklessly just after 2 a.m. 126 more words

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Decorated Boston cop in coma after being shot in face

BOSTON (AP) – A decorated Boston police officer remained in a medically induced coma Saturday, a night after he was shot in the face during a traffic stop that ended when other officers fatally shot his attacker, the city’s police commissioner said. 517 more words

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Knife-Wielding Woman Fatally Shot By Officers In Oxnard

OXNARD (CBSLA.com) — A 26-year-old woman was fatally shot by an officer Saturday after she approached with a knife.

According to the Oxnard Police Department, officers were sent around 1 a.m. 201 more words

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CHARLES BLOW: Officers’ Race Matters Less Than You Think

New York Times: This week, the Department of Justice released a report about use of force by the Philadelphia Police Department (P.P.D.). I found it fascinating, but not necessarily for the reasons that resonated in subsequent headlines. 132 more words

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Executive Order: Governor Walker orders flags be flown at half-staff in honor of Trooper Casper

MADISON (WITI) — Governor Scott Walker issued Executive Order #154 Thursday, March 26th — ordering the United States flag and State of Wisconsin flag to be flown at half-staff in honor of Trooper Trevor Casper, who was killed in the line of duty Tuesday. 96 more words

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