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October 24, 2014
Police prepare for grand jury decision in Ferguson

Police prepare for grand jury decision in Ferguson

Preparations are aimed at avoiding renewed outbreak of violence that could follow announcement of whether officer will face trial - Full Story
October 23, 2014

Man with hatchet killed after attacking NY cops

A man wielding a hatchet charged four rookie NYPD officers and critically wounded one of them before being shot to death Thursday afternoon - Full Story
October 23, 2014

Ariz. police shoot man with machete, officer seriously injured

Police shot machete-wielding man after chasing him in a stolen truck he rammed into a police patrol car, seriously injuring an officer - Full Story
October 23, 2014

Pride arrestee fined, officer assault charge dropped

Woman arrested at gay pride parade pleaded guilty Wednesday to harassment citations. Prosecutors dropped more serious charges that she assaulted an officer and a protester - Full Story
October 23, 2014

Protest against police blocks Ga. freeway

Demonstrators who say they were taking part in a week of resistance to police brutality temporarily blocked traffic on a freeway through downtown Atlanta - Full Story
October 22, 2014

Video: Ala. officer opens fire in 'suicide by cop' incident

Police officers responded to the scene October 8 after receiving a 911 call of a man with a gun - Full Story
October 22, 2014

St. Louis police union shows politicians the stress of the job

Union invited about 60 people, including all of St. Louis' aldermen, civil service commission members, local state representatives and senators to the event - Full Story
October 22, 2014

Video: 3 arrested in brawl with Texas officers

Cameras were rolling Sunday morning when San Antonio Police Department officers engaged in a violent struggle downtown - Full Story
October 22, 2014
Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Brown

Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Brown

Michael Brown's official autopsy shows he was shot in the hand at close range during a struggle with the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot him - Full Story
October 21, 2014

DOJ reveals plans to investigate Baltimore PD

The federal review will examine training standards, the way police interact with residents and how the department tracks complaints against officers - Full Story



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