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Investigation Launched After Bronx Man Dies In Police Custody

The loved ones of Andrew Kearse, a 36-year-old man from the Bronx who died in police custody in Schenectady, are seeking justice and closure, reports the… 148 more words


Man dies in RCMP custody; Alberta police watchdog now investigating

The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) has been directed to investigate after a man died while in custody of the RCMP over the weekend. 137 more words


BEI investigating death of Northern Quebec man while in police custody

Quebec’s bureau of independent investigations (BEI) has dispatched a team of seven investigators to look into the death of a 24-year-old man in Northern Quebec. 105 more words


Handgun leads to arrest in the Shuswap

One man is in police custody facing weapons and drug charges after an arrest in Salmon Arm.

Police say they were alerted to a man, who was in possession of a handgun, travelling on a bus through Salmon Arm on Wednesday. 105 more words


Man who escaped lawful custody in northern Sask. arrested

UPDATE: Pinehouse RCMP announced Jan. 10 that Donovan Misponas was arrested at a La Ronge residence

RCMP in northern Saskatchewan are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who escaped lawful custody. 110 more words


End Arrest Fees

The US Supreme Court has agreed to hear a challenge to a practice in a Minnesota county of  charging a $25 “booking fee” to those who have been arrested, regardless of whether they are later acquitted or even formally charged.  112 more words

8 Nigerian Music Stars That Have Spent Time in Police Custody

Nigerian musicians don’t go to jail like their American counterpart but that doesn’t mean they don’t land in the hands of law enforcement agencies. We take a look at some of our favorite musicians that have landed in police custody in recent times. 477 more words

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