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FWC officer arrested for lewd battery on a 14-year-old girl

“PORT CHARLOTTE, FL. – Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives have arrested a State Wildlife Officer they say was having sex with a 14-year-old girl. 239 more words

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New york cop pepper sprays, arrests man for giving him the finger

Posted by Deborah Lee Jarrett

May 18, 2015     “Saratoga Springs police released the camera they had confiscated on Saturday, showing officer Nathan Baker pepper spraying a man sitting in his car before grabbing the man’s arm and twisting it out the window. 176 more words

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Court: Flipping a cop off does not warrant arrest

Posted by Deborah Lee Jarrett

“A New York man arrested after he gave the finger to a police officer can sue police for malicious prosecution, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday, overturning a lower-court decision that deemed the officer’s response reasonable. 378 more words

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Hernando county Florida - Man kills himself in vehicle, Deputy returns fire

“SPRING HILL, Fla. – A Hernando County deputy fired his gun toward a vehicle early Friday morning after a man inside shot himself”

“Around 2:41 a.m., Hernando County deputies found the man in a white SUV in the 7-11 parking lot at Berkeley Manor Boulevard and Commercial Way. 77 more words

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Hernando county Sheriffs deputy arrested for battery and false imprisonment

“Spring Hill, Florida — The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office says a patrol deputy has been arrested for battery and false imprisonment after alleged inappropriate conduct with a traffic accident victim. 223 more words

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Hernando county Florida corrections officer arrested for burning 3 Yr. olds genitals with hair dryer

“HERNANDO COUNTY, FL – Police have accused  detention Deputy Cody Marrone, a 21-year-old corrections officer, of punishing his girlfriend’s 3-year-old son by repeatedly burning his genitals with a hair dryer… 385 more words

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Tampa police issue 10,000 bicycle tickets, 79% to blacks who only make up 1/4 of the population

” A Tampa Bay Times investigation has found that Tampa police are targeting poor, black neighborhoods with obscure subsections of a Florida statute that outlaws things most people have tried on a bike, like riding with no light or carrying a friend on the handlebars. 289 more words

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