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December 04, 2009

R.I. officer caught kicking suspect on camera

Associated PressPROVIDENCE, R.I. — Providence police have launched an internal investigation after... - Full Story
December 04, 2009

Calif. officer cleared for shooting man who rammed cruiser

By Richard Brooks Press-EnterpriseSAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — A San Bernardino police officer acted... - Full Story
December 03, 2009

Colo. deputy uses TASER on 'out of control' child

By Nick Bonham Pueblo ChieftainPUEBLO, Colo. — An "out of control" 10-year-old foster... - Full Story
December 02, 2009

San Diego officers justified in killing rampage suspect

Associated PressSAN DIEGO — The San Diego County district attorney has ruled that three police... - Full Story
December 02, 2009

TASER used to break up fight in Tenn. high school

By Jacqueline Koch and Kelli Gauthier Chattanooga Times Free PressHAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. — Two... - Full Story
December 02, 2009

Calif. police to pay $97,500 in use-of-force settlement

San Jose Mercury NewsSAN JOSE, Calif. — Amid mounting allegations of excessive police force, San... - Full Story
December 01, 2009

Ark. officer who used stun gun on combative girl fired

By Jill Zeman Bleed Associated PressLITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The police officer in a small Arkansas... - Full Story
December 01, 2009

Lone Seattle officer fatally shoots suspect in officers' deaths

By Gene Johnson The Associated PressSEATTLE — The man suspected of gunning down four police officers... - Full Story
November 29, 2009

N.J. rules too tight for stun gun use

Glouscester County TimesGLOUCESTER COUNTY, N.J. — Though New Jersey has become the last state in... - Full Story
November 29, 2009

Editorial: BART officer acted properly, but media didn't

By Steve Gray Guest Commentary Contra Costa TimesSAN FRANCISCO — As a gratefully retired police... - Full Story

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