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August 22, 2014

In wake of Ferguson, Miami-Dade mayor wants 'camera on every officer'

His proposed budget calls for purchasing 500 of the mini cameras, enough to outfit about half of Miami-Dade's patrol force - Full Story
August 22, 2014

Off-duty Texas cop intervenes in shooting, stops armed man

Officer, who had been attending a family event, was "in the right place at the right time" and shot a man who wounded a woman - Full Story
August 22, 2014
Calif. officer in grave condition after gun battle

Calif. officer in grave condition after gun battle

31-year-old officer was rushed to the hospital early Friday with at least two gunshot wounds to the upper torso - Full Story
August 22, 2014
Streets of Ferguson quieter, Guard to withdraw

Streets of Ferguson quieter, Guard to withdraw

The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions subsided in the St. Louis suburb - Full Story
August 21, 2014
Governor taking National Guard out of Ferguson

Governor taking National Guard out of Ferguson

Since the guard's arrival Monday, flare-ups in the small section of town that had been the center of unrest have begun to subside - Full Story
August 21, 2014

Video: P1 editor Doug Wyllie on Ferguson and body cameras

Bloomberg TV interview covered the rise in the body camera product segment and asks whether the technology would have helped in Ferguson - Full Story
August 21, 2014
Of 163 arrests since fatal police shooting, 7 from Ferguson

Of 163 arrests since fatal police shooting, 7 from Ferguson

Although the majority of those arrested are Missourians, just seven live in the St. Louis suburb where the shooting occurred - Full Story
August 21, 2014

Fla. woman killed by stray bullet in police shooting at bar

Suspect at the center of a deadly confrontation in downtown Orlando on Tuesday was armed with a stolen but unloaded handgun - Full Story
August 21, 2014

Armed man dead after Dallas police open fire outside hotel

Authorities have not determined whether police killed the man, who was armed with a handgun, or he committed suicide - Full Story
August 21, 2014
Ohio cop in fatal Wal-Mart shooting back on job

Ohio cop in fatal Wal-Mart shooting back on job

Police say suspect twice ignored commands to put down an air rifle he was holding - Full Story



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