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The Chief’s announcement may still lead to the officer’s firing in the shooting death of a Seattle woodcarver who was holding a knife. The video was captured on dash cam, although the shooting itself can’t be seen. Video: Officer in court
Tucson police officer Martin Escobar fears the immigration law will lead to racial profiling despite the governor's vow that officers will be properly trained. Escobar is acting on his own, not on behalf of the department. No "race-neutral criteria"