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January 23, 2010
Calif. police department builds the case for stun guns

Calif. police department builds the case for stun guns

San Francisco's police chief George Gascón ordered a study of stun gun use - Full Story
January 22, 2010

NYPD cops suspended for allegedly beating suspect

A video surfaced showing the cops beating a handcuffed suspect - Full Story
January 22, 2010

NM city releases video of officer 'pummeling' teen

Two Santa Fe officers were fired and another was disciplined in the '07 incident - Full Story
January 20, 2010

Officers fatally shoot Texas man carrying knife, bat

Officers gave him numerous verbal commands to drop the weapons before opening fire - Full Story
January 15, 2010

Hawaii officers win immunity in TASER lawsuit

The court ruled that the officers did not use excessive force during a domestic dispute - Full Story
January 14, 2010
Calif. officer shoots man fleeing scene of wreck

Calif. officer shoots man fleeing scene of wreck

Officers shot at the suspect after repeatedly telling him to stop - Full Story
January 14, 2010

Ill. cop busted for unauthorized TASER demo

Cop shocked 3 junior high students, placed on administrative leave - Full Story
January 14, 2010

Wis. sergeant convicted of beating cuffed suspect

Sheriff's officer accused of hitting a handcuffed man who asked to use toilet - Full Story
January 12, 2010
Lawmaker may seek fed oversight of Calif. cops

Lawmaker may seek fed oversight of Calif. cops

Rep. Maxine Waters claims that Inglewood police have a 'vague' use-of-force policy - Full Story



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