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November 21, 2009
Trial move to L.A. a setback for BART transit cop

Trial move to L.A. a setback for BART transit cop

Associated PressSAN FRANCISCO — A judge's decision to move Johannes Mehserle's murder trial to... - Full Story
November 20, 2009

Ore. officer suspended after shooting girl with beanbag gun

By Maxine Bernstein The OregonianPORTLAND, Ore. — Portland Police Commissioner Dan Saltzman overruled... - Full Story
November 20, 2009

Enhanced video reveals more about Calif. officers' use of force on student

By Sean Webby San Jose Mercury NewsSAN JOSE, Calif. — A newly enhanced video of the arrest of a... - Full Story
November 19, 2009
Court filing suggests Philly top cop lied abut mass arrests

Court filing suggests Philly top cop lied abut mass arrests

Associated PressWASHINGTON — A police detective alleges that former Washington Police Chief Charles... - Full Story
November 19, 2009

Ark. cop who used TASER on girl suspended for not having camera

The Associated PressLITTLE ROCK, Ark. — An Arkansas police officer who used a stun gun on an unruly... - Full Story
November 18, 2009

Age not a factor in TASER use, Ark. chief says

Arkansas Democrat-GazetteOZARK, Ark. — Ozark's mayor said Tuesday he wants an outside agency to... - Full Story
November 17, 2009

Violent Mich. man shot with TASER, dies soon after in police custody

Grand Rapids PressEAST GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A 30-year-old man who assaulted a public safety officer... - Full Story
November 16, 2009

Acoustic warning speakers used by police causing controversy

By Bradley J. Fikes North County TimesESCONDIDO, Calif. — Deterring pirates with blasts of ear-splitting... - Full Story
November 15, 2009

Tenn. cops get training for dealing with angry animals

By Kevin McKenzie Commercial AppealMEMPHIS, Tenn. — When a police officer and a dog meet eye to... - Full Story
November 14, 2009

Conn. cop reprimanded for handcuffing firefighter

By William Kaempffer New Haven RegisterNEW HAVEN, Conn. — A police officer was reprimanded for... - Full Story



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