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October 21, 2009

N.M. reserve officers prohibited from arrests, traffic stops

By T.J. Wilham Albuquerque JournalALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Albuquerque's reserve police officers will... - Full Story
October 20, 2009
Police invite scrutiny of racial profiling

Police invite scrutiny of racial profiling

By Kevin Johnson USA TodayDENVER, Colo. — By the time police Sgt. Robert Motyka responds to the... - Full Story
October 19, 2009

Fla. sergeant injured, man killed in shooting

By Sofia Santana and Rachel Hatzipanagos South Florida Sun-SentinelFLORIDA — An early morning shooting... - Full Story
October 17, 2009

Texas cop not disciplined in deadly TASER incident

Associated PressFORT WORTH, Texas — The police officer who used a Taser on a mentally ill man who... - Full Story
October 17, 2009

Animal hoarder allegedly uses TASER on trooper

Associated PressFARMINGTON, Maine — A 65-year-old Maine woman was jailed for allegedly assaulting... - Full Story
October 17, 2009

S.C. teen fatally shot after stabbing officer

Associated PressCONWAY, S.C. — A coroner says a South Carolina police officer shot and killed a... - Full Story
October 14, 2009

Ark. officer forced to use stun gun on brother

Associated PressCONWAY, Ark. — Authorities said a Vilonia police officer involved in a fracas at... - Full Story
October 12, 2009

No excessive force in use of TASER, Minn. judge rules

The Minnesota LawyerMINNESOTA — A plaintiff could not recover damages for the use of excessive... - Full Story
October 12, 2009

'Innocent' man sues Ill. cops after forceful arrest

By Abdon M. Pallasch The Chicago Sun-TimesCHICAGO — A federal lawsuit filed Friday accuses Dolton... - Full Story
October 09, 2009

Fla. officer involved in use-of-force incident gets raise for 'keeping his cool'

By Robert Eckhart Sarasota Herald TribuneSARASOTA, Fla. — Two months after a surveillance video... - Full Story



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