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US Justice Department won't charge Baltimore police officers

BALTIMORE (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice said Tuesday it won’t bring federal civil rights charges against six Baltimore police officers involved in the arrest and in-custody death of… 749 more words


Police identify New Milford man killed in officer-involved shooting

NEW MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– State Police have identified the armed man who was shot to death by police in New Milford on Monday evening.

Police say 62-year-old Kostatinos Sfaelos was killed after New Milford Police responded to his home for a disturbance on Outlook Road just before 5 p.m. 78 more words


Gunman kills deputy, wounds 2 from California Highway Patrol

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — One law-enforcement officer was killed and two others wounded when a gunman carrying a high-powered rifle shot through the door of his hotel room, then leapt out over a balcony and led police on a brief chase. 470 more words


Civil disobedience follows the murder of Mike Brown

August 2014 until January 2015 – After police officer Darren Wilson of the Ferguson Police Department killed Highschool student Mike Brown on August 9th, a new wave of civil rights activism arose in the United States of America. 92 more words


Police Respond to "Million-Man March" With More Tear Gas and Beatings

At least one protester is dead and several injured in the aftermath of a “Million Man March” in Al-Hoceima on July 20, during which protesters say police used brutal and deceptive tactics to attack marchers. 402 more words

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Shoot first, ask questions later.....or not!

Justine Damond spent her last moments trying to help a stranger.

At 11:27 p.m. Saturday, Ms. Damond called police to report a possible sexual assault, according to a 911 transcript obtained by the Star Tribune Wednesday, later published by the city of Minneapolis. 1,803 more words

Australian woman killed in Minneapolis police shooting

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The family of an Australian woman who was shot and killed by police in Minneapolis says they’re trying to understand why it happened. 160 more words