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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


Connecticut State Troopers head to New York for funeral of fallen NYPD officer

MERIDEN, Conn. (WTNH)– Connecticut State Police are heading down to New York City to attend the funeral for Officer Miosotis Familia. They left from Meriden and headed down to the Bronx. 199 more words


Hundreds pay tribute to slain New York City police officer

NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of people have paid tribute to a New York City police officer shot and killed while sitting inside her police vehicle last week. 129 more words


After cop's slaying, city heeds call for more vehicle armor

NEW YORK (AP) — The day after a bullet blasted through a passenger window of an RV-like command post and killed a police officer sitting inside, officials on Thursday announced that the New York Police Department was adding ballistic protection to all 72 of the vehicles in its fleet. 652 more words