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From the Supreme Court on down to the county courthouse, police law and decisions affecting law enforcement change on a daily basis. The Legal topic page on PoliceOne is a must-read for any officer, at any agency, who wants to stay up-to-date on the latest news. Every trial, verdict, and court decision that has to do with cops will be covered on this page, which also features expert analysis.
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State probe delays trial of SC firefighters involved in police brawl

Firefighters were arrested Feb. 14 after deputies allege both men assaulted Chester County Sheriff Alex Underwood and a sheriff's captain at the scene of a crash - Full Story

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Pa. bill strengthens penalties for harming K-9s

House Judiciary Committee has advanced legislation that would strengthen felony charges for anyone who deliberately harms or kills a K-9 officer in the line of duty - Full Story

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Chicago court rules citizen police complaints are public

Citizen complaints about Chicago police and the related investigative files are public records and must be turned over by the city - Full Story

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Police-fire tensions flare following Asiana crash probe

Tensions between police and fire department are documented in over 200 pages of documents compiled in connection with the death of 15-year-old Ye Meng Yuan - Full Story

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Calif. officer sues city over Whitney Houston fallout

A police sergeant is suing the city, claiming he faced retaliation after reporting that a detective made inappropriate remarks about Whitney Houston's body at her death scene - Full Story

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Lawsuit dropped in road-rage incident involving Ore. officer

Case stemmed from a road-rage encounter in 2011 between an off-duty officer and an Idaho motorist - Full Story

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Jury tosses wrongful death suit in fatal Calif. police shooting

A federal court jury has rejected a civil rights and wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of a man who was shot to death by an Anaheim officer in 2012 - Full Story

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ATV driver who ran over cop caught, charged with attempted murder

Kenny Ortiz, 31, was arrested late Thursday on charges of attempted murder of a police officer among other charges - Full Story

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Pa. drug criminal walks free after K-9 officer's death

Pa. drug criminal walks free after K-9 officer's death

K-9 Officer Umberto was put down by a vet after falling ill and a judge didn't allow his partner a continuance to grieve - Full Story



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