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January 27, 2010

NM officer fired for hitting teen quickly lands new job

Chief who hired the NM officer said he wouldn't 'judge an individual off of 15 seconds of his life' - Full Story
January 26, 2010

Wyo. cops fired for using TASER won't get jobs back

Two officers were fired after using TASER 76-year-old man driving a tractor in a parade - Full Story
January 25, 2010

Seattle officer fired for dishonesty gets job back

The officer claimed he forgot about punching a suspect - Full Story
January 24, 2010

Maine chief backs plan to merge neighboring departments

The chief believes that merging departments is critical for both communities - Full Story
January 21, 2010

Terminally ill Ariz. officer told he can keep job

Officer Mark Kelly was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease - Full Story
January 17, 2010

Calif. police ramping up evidence-based policing

Research will help the department focus its efforts to benefit the community - Full Story
January 17, 2010

Canadian chief against paid gym time for officers

There's an ''unwritten understanding'' that cops should spend their paid lunch hour in the gym - Full Story
January 16, 2010

Dallas officer fired for sending nude photos to student

The officer had saved explicit images on his personal cellphone - Full Story
January 14, 2010

Chicago Supt. Jody Weis: Police exam 'not about race'

Police Supt. Jody P. Weis explains the reasoning behind cutting the entrance exam - Full Story
January 14, 2010

Va. cop with hepatitis C wants comp. law changed

Lt. Kurt Beach contracted hepatitis C after giving mouth-to-mouth resuscitation to a dying infant - Full Story



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