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January 22, 2010

NM city releases video of officer 'pummeling' teen

Two Santa Fe officers were fired and another was disciplined in the '07 incident - Full Story
January 20, 2010

Officers fatally shoot Texas man carrying knife, bat

Officers gave him numerous verbal commands to drop the weapons before opening fire - Full Story
January 15, 2010

Hawaii officers win immunity in TASER lawsuit

The court ruled that the officers did not use excessive force during a domestic dispute - Full Story
January 14, 2010
Calif. officer shoots man fleeing scene of wreck

Calif. officer shoots man fleeing scene of wreck

Officers shot at the suspect after repeatedly telling him to stop - Full Story
January 14, 2010

Ill. cop busted for unauthorized TASER demo

Cop shocked 3 junior high students, placed on administrative leave - Full Story
January 14, 2010

Wis. sergeant convicted of beating cuffed suspect

Sheriff's officer accused of hitting a handcuffed man who asked to use toilet - Full Story
January 12, 2010
Lawmaker may seek fed oversight of Calif. cops

Lawmaker may seek fed oversight of Calif. cops

Rep. Maxine Waters claims that Inglewood police have a 'vague' use-of-force policy - Full Story
January 11, 2010

TASER adds mobile phone monitoring tool to its arsenal

AFPLAS VEGAS — Stun gun maker TASER wants to help parents, not with jolts of electricity but with... - Full Story
January 06, 2010

Use of force on Maine teen leads to lawsuit

Parents claim excessive force although a state probe cleared the officer - Full Story



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