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August 13, 2014

Protest planned after LAPD cop fatally shoots man during struggle

A protest is being planned for Sunday in front of Los Angeles police headquarters in downtown after a man was shot and killed by an officer Monday - Full Story
August 13, 2014
Mo. officer shoots armed man near OIS protest site

Mo. officer shoots armed man near OIS protest site

A woman was also shot in the head and wounded during the area's sporadic street demonstrations overnight - Full Story
August 12, 2014
Police won't name cop in Mo. shooting after death threats

Police won't name cop in Mo. shooting after death threats

Investigators have released few details, saying only that the shooting was preceded by a scuffle - Full Story
August 12, 2014

'Anonymous' launches operation against Mo. PD, hacks website

The group, under the program they’ve coined “Operation Ferguson,” has warned of further consequences if police interfere with civilians protesting the shooting - Full Story
August 12, 2014

Several arrested in 2nd day of unrest after Mo. police shooting

FBI opened an investigation Monday into the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was shot multiple times Saturday by an officer - Full Story
August 11, 2014

Chief: Calif. robbery hostage was killed by police in shootout

Results of a preliminary ballistics report show that police fired the 10 bullets that struck Misty Holt-Singh - her wounds likely came during a final burst of gunfire - Full Story
August 11, 2014

Dallas police kill knife-wielding teen attacking his family

The first responding officer was met by the suspect holding two knives in the front yard of a house - Full Story
August 11, 2014
Vandalism, looting after vigil for Mo. man in OIS

Vandalism, looting after vigil for Mo. man in OIS

A candlelight vigil for an unarmed man who was fatally shot by police turned ugly, with crowds looting and burning stores, vandalizing vehicles and taunting officers - Full Story
August 10, 2014
Police-mayor tensions mount over in-custody death

Police-mayor tensions mount over in-custody death

Police have become increasingly at odds with Mayor Bill de Blasio over the appearance he is taking sides against them after the death of a suspect last month - Full Story
August 10, 2014
Mo. crowd after fatal shooting: 'Kill the police'

Mo. crowd after fatal shooting: 'Kill the police'

The fatal shooting of a teenager by police sent hundreds of angry residents out of their apartments Saturday - Full Story



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