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October 15, 2008

Austin police adopting new foot chase policy

Lack of procedure fueled debate in shooting of man by sergeant last year.By Tony Plohetski Austin American-StatesmanAUSTIN... - Full Story
October 15, 2008

Detroit officers suing the city for 'forced' leave while pregnant

Related article: N.Y. pregnant cops' trial beginsThe Associated PressDETROIT — Five Detroit police... - Full Story
October 15, 2008

Texas sheriff indicted for drug smuggling

By Christopher Sherman Associated PressBROWNSVILLE, Texas — The sheriff of a rural Texas county... - Full Story
October 15, 2008

Decline in Md. homicides credited to police

By Justin Fenton Baltimore SunBALTIMORE — In Baltimore's most stubbornly violent districts, police... - Full Story
October 15, 2008

Texas chief prohibits TASER use against suspects on drugs

New policy only applies to officers that have "firsthand knowledge" that the suspect is on... - Full Story
October 15, 2008

N.C. troopers testify about 'stubborn K-9' in abuse hearing

Related articles: N.C. troopers defend fired K-9 handler Trooper fired for kicking K-9 wants job back... - Full Story
October 15, 2008

Slain Philly officer is posthumously promoted

Related articles: Officer Down: Officer Patick McDonald Thousands mourn Philadelphia officer Philly commander... - Full Story
October 15, 2008

Thousands attend funeral for Calif. officer

Related articles: Officer Down: Officer Bradley Moody Calif. officer taken off life support, his organs... - Full Story
October 15, 2008

Officials: financial crisis can lead to violence

Related articles: Six die in L.A. family murder-suicide L.A. murder-suicide puts police, counselors on... - Full Story
October 15, 2008

Ala. police bust 'largest pot operation'

By Carol Robinson Birmingham NewsBIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Authorities say the largest indoor marijuana... - Full Story



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