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July 14, 2015
City reaches $5.9M settlement in Garner case

City reaches $5.9M settlement in Garner case

Settlement comes nearly a year after the in-custody death that resulted in large-scale protests - Full Story
July 10, 2015

Colo. police deny requests for internal affairs report on traffic stop

Controversial stop included a passenger being pulled from car at gunpoint - Full Story
July 10, 2015
Mo. law addresses concerns after Ferguson shooting

Mo. law addresses concerns after Ferguson shooting

New legislation limits cities' ability to profit from traffic tickets and court fines - Full Story
July 10, 2015

Ohio court stops prosecution of police involved in 137-shot pursuit

Attorneys for the supervisors have said they believe race is behind county prosecutor push - Full Story
July 10, 2015
Baltimore's next police chief faces demoralized department

Baltimore's next police chief faces demoralized department

The next police commissioner will have a daunting to-do list - Full Story
July 10, 2015

Minn. police chiefs to seek temporary curbs on body camera footage

Seek to indefinitely classify the data until permanent regulations are set on whom is entitled to it - Full Story
July 09, 2015

NY cop who survived shootout forgives convict involved

Off-duty cop stopped two men in robbery while he was shot in the chest - Full Story
July 09, 2015

Okla. prosecutor clears troopers in floodwater shooting

No charges sought against a pair of troopers involved in the fatal shooting of a Tulsa pastor - Full Story
July 09, 2015
NY’s Cuomo OKs special prosecutor for fatal police shootings

NY’s Cuomo OKs special prosecutor for fatal police shootings

Said action needed to strengthen confidence in law enforcement - Full Story
July 09, 2015
Wash. officer says he fired his gun when threatened with rock

Wash. officer says he fired his gun when threatened with rock

Officers fatally shot man after he drew back his arm as if he was going to throw the large rock he was holding - Full Story



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