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August 03, 2015

Meetings to be held by panel examining Ferguson decisions

Panel promised to scrutinize why gov. didn't send in the National Guard to save burning Ferguson businesses - Full Story
August 03, 2015

Consistency lacking in Ohio police use-of-force logs

Information can prove crucial to agencies that want to cut back on excessive force or halt worrisome trends - Full Story
August 03, 2015
Prosecutor: NC officer panicked before fatal shooting of man in car crash

Prosecutor: NC officer panicked before fatal shooting of man in car crash

Officer is charged with voluntary manslaughter and faces up to 11 years in prison if convicted - Full Story
August 03, 2015

Ferguson spurs 40 new state measures; activists want more

Police groups have been urging lawmakers to proceed with caution when altering laws on the way they do their jobs - Full Story
August 03, 2015

Retailers to pay $300K in NY toy gun settlement

The push to regulate toy guns has increased since a Cleveland police officer fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir Rice - Full Story
August 03, 2015

Man throws chain saws at deputy during Texas pursuit

The pursuit reached high speeds and included suspect tossing chainsaws at authorities - Full Story
August 03, 2015
Shy slain Memphis officer loved to read, wanted to be a 'friendly cop'

Shy slain Memphis officer loved to read, wanted to be a 'friendly cop'

Slain officer wasn’t the stereotype of a gruff, hard-as-nails cop, his friends said - Full Story
August 03, 2015

Calif. officer injured in fatal shooting of suspect

Sexual assault suspect killed when he exchanged gunfire with authorities - Full Story
August 01, 2015

SC body camera law spurred by Ferguson

Issue didn't pick up steam until after South Carolina had its own Ferguson-esque moment - Full Story
July 31, 2015
No changes planned for policing Cincinnati campuses

No changes planned for policing Cincinnati campuses

As college police departments have grown, the power to patrol off-campus has sparked debates in lieu of the recent OIS - Full Story



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