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February 24, 2010

Charges dropped against Calif. student in videotaped arrest

Officers used batons and a TASER on the student in the controversial incident - Full Story
February 23, 2010

RI officer charged in suspect's beating

Detective Robert DeCarlo was seen on surveillance video beating a handcuffed suspect - Full Story
February 22, 2010
NY police officers acquitted in sodomy case

NY police officers acquitted in sodomy case

The jury found the officers not guilty on all counts - Full Story
February 20, 2010
Pa. cop fought for her life before shooting suspect

Pa. cop fought for her life before shooting suspect

Police say robbery suspect assaulted officer before she fired her weapon - Full Story
February 19, 2010

Ore. community angry over fatal shooting

Aaron Campbell was shot in the back when an officer thought he had a gun - Full Story
February 19, 2010
History is no guarantee of conviction in NY police case

History is no guarantee of conviction in NY police case

Confusing medical evidence may lead to the officers' acquittal - Full Story
February 19, 2010

Calif. cops shoot man in his home after burglary call

Sheriffs, thinking the man was the burglar, used lethal force on the man - Full Story
February 18, 2010
Calif. officers get new rules for chasing armed offenders

Calif. officers get new rules for chasing armed offenders

Better to contain than attempt to detain without backup - Full Story
February 17, 2010

NYPD lawyers say suspect claiming abuse lacks evidence

The officers have pleaded not guilty to sodomizing Michael Mineo - Full Story
February 16, 2010

Suit claims Ark. man drowned from TASER use in pond

Mother files federal lawsuit against county for '07 death of son - Full Story



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