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July 08, 2013

Video released of cop striking teen following acquittal of charges

The officer, who was fired following the incident, claimed that the suspect tried pulling a gun and he acted in self defense - Full Story
July 03, 2013

Video: Drunk man TASERed at Ore. airport

The man was visibly drunk and harassing police and airport staff - Full Story
July 01, 2013

Video: NJ cops' violent arrest of 2 men prompts suit

9 officers are named in a federal suit for the force used arresting 2 men - 1 of whom allegedly pointed a gun at an off-duty cop - Full Story
June 28, 2013

Video: Ohio cop accused of excessive force on FBI employee

The officer has been accused of excessive force in the past - Full Story
June 12, 2013

Alaska cops' new policy: No shooting at suspects using vehicles as weapons

The city's police officers have been instructed not to shoot at suspects who are using vehicles as weapons - Full Story
June 11, 2013

Ohio officers injured in altercation

A Hamilton man is facing multiple felony charges after a series of events that landed two Hamilton police officers in the hospital - Full Story
June 04, 2013

Former Houston officer testifies in teen beating case

Police had reason to believe the teens, who had just committed a robbery, were armed - Full Story
June 03, 2013

Video: Ariz. police take down resisting suspect as crowd heckles

Police in Mesa subdued and arrested a resisting suspect as an unsupportive crowd yelled to stop - Full Story
May 30, 2013

3 police shootings occur day of Philly review request

The day its police commissioner said he is seeking a review of the department's use of deadly force, Philly police were involved in 3 shootings - Full Story
May 29, 2013

Video: Rural agencies train to use pepper guns

The JPX Pepper Gun is appearing on more and more police utility belts as another method of "less-lethal force" - Full Story

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