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July 22, 2014

NYPD cops to get training after in-custody death

Speaking at a Tuesday afternoon briefing, NYC Police Commissioner William J. Bratton said the death of Eric Garner highlighted a need for improved training - Full Story
July 22, 2014
Video: NY cops subdue suicidal armed robber after gun jams

Video: NY cops subdue suicidal armed robber after gun jams

As police approached, the man held the gun to his head before pointing it at officers - Full Story
July 22, 2014
Man arrested in Kan. pursuit that left girl dead

Man arrested in Kan. pursuit that left girl dead

Police Chief Pat Kitchens declined to discuss details of the case or declare that the suspect had fired the fatal shot - Full Story
July 21, 2014

Union: Video shows woman attacked cop at gay pride parade

More pictures and video have surfaced showing what happened before a city officer punched a woman at the city's gay pride parade and festival last month - Full Story
July 21, 2014

'Modified duty' for medics after fatal NYC arrest

Four emergency workers involved in the medical response for an NYC man who died in police custody have been barred from responding to 911 calls - Full Story
July 21, 2014

Charges mount against Calif. robbery suspect

19-year-old Stockton man is expected to be charged Monday with triple-murder in the deaths of a woman taken hostage and two other robbery suspects - Full Story
July 21, 2014

4 officers hurt, suspect killed in Wash. shootout, explosion

During the gunfire, one shot hit a propane tank, causing it to explode and injure four of five officers involved in the incident - Full Story
July 20, 2014

Officer in fatal NY arrest stripped of gun, badge

Officer involved in the arrest of a man who died in custody has been stripped of his gun and badge and placed on desk duty - Full Story
July 20, 2014

Police: Men may have robbed Calif. bank before

Police were investigating whether the same men who robbed a bank, took hostages and led a deadly chase and shootout carried out other recent bank heists - Full Story
July 18, 2014

Video: NY man dies in struggle during arrest

Plain-clothes police officer placed suspect in what appeared be a choke hold - Full Story



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