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May 27, 2009

Ala. man who claims excessive force sues

By Desiree Hunter Associated PressMONTGOMERY, Ala. — A man whose beating by five Birmingham police... - Full Story
May 25, 2009

Ohio police fatally shoot man who attacked neighbors

Associated PressTOLEDO, Ohio — A man who didn't get his nightly telephone call from his mother... - Full Story
May 24, 2009

Indy police justified in shooting man with machete

By Kevin O'Neal Indianapolis StarINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A machete-wielding man was shot and killed... - Full Story
May 22, 2009

Fleeing man in coma after shove by Seattle deputy

By Tim Klass Associated PressSEATTLE — Video released Thursday shows a burly King County sheriff's... - Full Story
May 22, 2009

Attorney: Fired Ala. police followed training

Associated PressBIRMINGHAM, Ala. — An attorney for five Birmingham police officers who were fired... - Full Story
May 20, 2009

Ala. officers fired for beating caught on tape

Associated PressBIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Five Birmingham police officers were fired Wednesday for beating... - Full Story
May 20, 2009

Civil rights trial starts for N.Y. cop

By Jim Fitzgerald Associated PressWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Jurors at a policeman's civil rights trial... - Full Story
May 17, 2009

Conn. woman sues police, says officer broke her arm

By Christine Dempsey Hartford CourantEAST HARTFORD, Conn. — A woman has filed a brutality lawsuit... - Full Story
May 17, 2009
Calif. officer who kicked suspect owns clothing line that glorifies gang life

Calif. officer who kicked suspect owns clothing line that glorifies gang life

By Ben Baeder and Daniel Tedford San Gabriel Valley TribuneEL MONTE, Calif. — The police officer... - Full Story
May 15, 2009

L.A. sheriff to decide if kicking suspect was excessive use of force

By Andrew Blankstein and Richard Winton Los Angeles TimesEL MONTE, Calif. — The decision by an... - Full Story



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