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December 08, 2011

Probe sought for police pepper-spraying haka

ACLU: Police report 'anything but objective' - Full Story
December 07, 2011

Mass. police shooting justified, DA says

Fitchburg officers were justified in their use of force when they shot a man armed with a machete - Full Story
December 06, 2011

Report: More officer-involved shootings in Maine

In November there were four officer-involved shootings in the state - Full Story
December 05, 2011

Colo. police: Man attacks patrol with hammer, is shot

A man used a hammer to break the window of a car where an officer did paperwork, police said - Full Story
December 02, 2011

DOJ looks at Wash. use-of-force investigations policy

Officers automatically given shield from self-incrimination - Full Story
December 02, 2011

TASER use by UK cops soars 130%

Commissioner: Police should be armed with TASERs - Full Story
December 01, 2011

Video: TASER used on woman after crash

Chelsea Garrett, 23, said a switch in cold medication made her delirious - Full Story
December 01, 2011

Witness does '180,' vindicates Wash. cop

Officer James J. Lee was charged with assault for kicking a teen inside a convenience store - Full Story
December 01, 2011

Cop 'reckless' in unarmed man's NY shooting

The disciplinary proceeding follows a 2008 non-jury trial at which three officers were acquitted of criminal charges - Full Story
November 29, 2011

Video: Police shoot man with assault rifle near Occupy protest

New video shows Houston police shooting 21-year-old Joshua Twohig near where Occupy protesters were gathered - Full Story



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