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November 04, 2013

Dallas police fatally shoot man who stole TASER

Salvador Munoz grabbed the ECD from police and pointed it at them before he was killed - Full Story
October 28, 2013

Milwaukee police tighten policies to prevent DOJ investigation

As a result of the new guidelines, reports of use of force by officers have more than doubled this year - Full Story
October 24, 2013

Video: Utah man arrested for driving truck up Capitol steps

The suspect was TASERed and eventually taken into custody by police - Full Story
October 15, 2013

Texas cop cleared in fatal shooting of unarmed man

Officer Clark Staller will not face criminal charges for the shooting death of Clinton Allen - Full Story
October 12, 2013

Video: Drunk, naked Raiders fan tries to fight pilot

Police later arrived and used a TASER to subdue to the rowdy man - Full Story
October 10, 2013

LAPD officer charged for arrest that turned fatal

Officer Mary O'Callaghan, an 18-year veteran, was charged with felony assault - Full Story
October 10, 2013

Chicago woman sues police for alleged excessive force

A woman has filed suit against police, claiming excessive force was used during her DUI arrest - Full Story
October 10, 2013

Chief: Why the use of an ECD on a child was justified

An 8-year-old girl held a knife to her chest and refused to let police come closer - Full Story
October 10, 2013

Diabetic man killed by police told family 'he wants to die'

The family still insists he had nothing in his hands when police shot him, but cops are claiming he brandished a meat fork and knife - Full Story
October 08, 2013

LE experts: Video evidence helps, doesn't tell whole story

Law-enforcement officials have cautioned against a rush to judgment in cases where video shows 'excessive force' - Full Story

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