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June 22, 2014
Albuquerque protesters put police chief 'on trial'

Albuquerque protesters put police chief 'on trial'

Protesters advocating for drastic changes within a police agency criticized by the U.S. Justice Department over its use of force put the embattled police chief "on trial" during a rally Saturday - Full Story
June 20, 2014
Prosecutor: Deadly Ohio police pursuit should have stopped

Prosecutor: Deadly Ohio police pursuit should have stopped

November 2012 pursuit ended with officers firing 137 rounds and killing two unarmed people - Full Story
June 20, 2014
Police kill man suspected of firing at NC cops

Police kill man suspected of firing at NC cops

Officer shot and killed a man who was wanted for allegedly firing at officers Monday night - Full Story
June 19, 2014

City responds to cops' lawsuit challenging SPD reforms

The officers, who are representing themselves in the case, brought the suit against U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and others - Full Story
June 19, 2014

Fla. cop shoots armed man fleeing from traffic stop

Man in his teens or early 20s was shot as authorities say he tried to run from a car after a traffic stop in Boynton Beach - Full Story
June 18, 2014

Report: Man who opened fire in custody searched 3 times prior

Isaac Vigil, 32, opened fire as he was exiting the back seat of a patrol car - Full Story
June 18, 2014

Court rules in favor of Duke University, police in shooting death suit

Court has ruled in favor of Duke and two of its officers in the 2010 shooting death of a man outside the school's hospital - Full Story
June 17, 2014
Video: Suspect shot to death by Texas cop in jail struggle

Video: Suspect shot to death by Texas cop in jail struggle

Suspect was arrested after attacking an off-duty officer and staff at a medical center, where he was taken after exhibiting bizarre behavior - Full Story
June 17, 2014

Troopers fatally shoot knife-wielding man on Seattle bridge

Incident began when State Patrol received multiple 911 calls about a tan pickup stopped in the center lanes of the bridge - Full Story



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