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September 23, 2012

Texas police fatally shoot double amputee waving object

Suspect was making threats while trying to stab an officer - Full Story
September 21, 2012

Video: Man takes SC officer hostage at jail

Newly-released video shows a group of deputies take down a man who placed a chokehold on a female officer - Full Story
September 21, 2012

Woman, 83, fatally shot by Va. officer

Reports say woman was heading to another house because she believed her home was being burglarized - Full Story
September 21, 2012

NYPD cop fatally shoots suspect during prostitution sting

When the man pointed his gun at the cops, the sergeant fired once - Full Story
September 19, 2012

Cincinnati PD move to 'aim for the back' TASER use

The policy also prohibits frontal shots, except in self-defense or to defend someone else - Full Story
September 18, 2012

Minn. officers shown in 'kick' video return to work

Having the officers back to work benefits the police department and the city, said president of the Police Federation - Full Story
September 17, 2012

Video: Smug activist TASERed outside courtroom

Man said he is exempt from most laws due to his political beliefs - Full Story
September 16, 2012
Police: Man shot by Ga. officer had BB gun

Police: Man shot by Ga. officer had BB gun

The officer tried for two minutes to talk the man into dropping the gun - Full Story
September 14, 2012

Officials settle UC Davis pepper-spray case

Current and former students who were pepper-sprayed during an Occupy demonstration filed suit - Full Story

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