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October 23, 2014

Protest against police blocks Ga. freeway

Demonstrators who say they were taking part in a week of resistance to police brutality temporarily blocked traffic on a freeway through downtown Atlanta - Full Story
October 22, 2014

Video: Ala. officer opens fire in 'suicide by cop' incident

Police officers responded to the scene October 8 after receiving a 911 call of a man with a gun - Full Story
October 22, 2014

St. Louis police union shows politicians the stress of the job

Union invited about 60 people, including all of St. Louis' aldermen, civil service commission members, local state representatives and senators to the event - Full Story
October 22, 2014

Video: 3 arrested in brawl with Texas officers

Cameras were rolling Sunday morning when San Antonio Police Department officers engaged in a violent struggle downtown - Full Story
October 22, 2014
Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Brown

Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Brown

Michael Brown's official autopsy shows he was shot in the hand at close range during a struggle with the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot him - Full Story
October 21, 2014

DOJ reveals plans to investigate Baltimore PD

The federal review will examine training standards, the way police interact with residents and how the department tracks complaints against officers - Full Story
October 20, 2014

Man in shooting spree sought suicide, says officers are 'bad shots'

Man accused of shooting at police stations, patrol cars and officers told detectives he wanted to be killed and was disappointed in their marksmanship - Full Story
October 20, 2014

Trending Topics: When cops face off with a college crowd

By PoliceOne Staff One of the most dangerous challenges police officers can face is the unpredictability... - Full Story
October 20, 2014

Video: Riots break out after WVU football win

Police used pepper spray and chemical munitions to disperse groups of rioters after they ignored warnings to disperse - Full Story
October 17, 2014

Lawyer: Bank robbery hostage begged for her life

Calif. woman taken hostage during a bank robbery and killed by police in an ensuing shootout begged for her life as she was dragged away by kidnappers - Full Story



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