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May 19, 2015

NC court considers trooper's firing over lost hat

Court being asked to decide: If a trooper can't be trusted to tell the truth about why he lost his hat, can he be trusted when he faces a heavier moral choice? - Full Story
May 18, 2015
Wis. cop cleared in fatal OIS wants to return to force

Wis. cop cleared in fatal OIS wants to return to force

City's police chief said he fears for the officer's safety - Full Story
May 17, 2015
Vegas captain gets job back after giving copter ride to rock star

Vegas captain gets job back after giving copter ride to rock star

Former police captain who resigned rather than be demoted for helping a guitarist use PD's copter for a wedding proposal is poised to get his job back - Full Story
May 15, 2015
Cop almost killed in Boston Marathon shootout returns to job

Cop almost killed in Boston Marathon shootout returns to job

Richard Donohue Jr. returned to work Friday after more than two years of recovery — with a promotion - Full Story
May 01, 2015
Baltimore PD: Nearly 100 officers hurt since Monday

Baltimore PD: Nearly 100 officers hurt since Monday

More than 40 officers required some sort of treatment at the hospital and 13 have been placed on medical leave - Full Story
April 21, 2015

Mo. PD losing cops at increasing rate

St. Louis County police officers are quitting the force in what may be unprecedented numbers, leaving commanders scrambling to fill vacancies - Full Story
April 16, 2015

Tulsa County to audit reserve deputy program after OIS

Tulsa County employs about 130 reservists, who are given less training than regular deputies - Full Story
April 14, 2015
Okla. reserve deputy turns self in to face manslaughter charge

Okla. reserve deputy turns self in to face manslaughter charge

Robert Bates, an insurance executive who was volunteering on an undercover operation in Tulsa, accidentally shot Eric Harris on April 2 - Full Story
April 13, 2015
NYC council to renew call to hire 1K more cops

NYC council to renew call to hire 1K more cops

Move may set up a repeat clash with Mayor Bill de Blasio about the headcount of the nation's largest police force - Full Story
April 11, 2015
10 deputies on leave after scuffle with man who stole horse

10 deputies on leave after scuffle with man who stole horse

San Bernardino County Sheriff John McMahon said Friday that the video "disturbed and troubled" him and appeared to show an excessive use of force - Full Story



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