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May 07, 2010

Texas teen's alleged beating angers activists

Source: No broken bones in alleged police beating - Full Story
May 07, 2010

Pa. cops investigating police shooting at playground

Local residents are angry that the gun fight took place in public; officers say the suspect had a weapon and was a threat - Full Story
May 06, 2010

Calif. deputy stops gunman who killed two

'Lives were saved' because of the deputy's quick thinking - Full Story
May 05, 2010

Dispatcher reported 'no guns' before officer shooting

The operator reported that there were no guns in the house, but the suspect was armed - Full Story
May 04, 2010
Pa. chief backs officer who used TASER on Phillies fan

Pa. chief backs officer who used TASER on Phillies fan

This is the first time that a TASER has been used by Philadelphia police to apprehend a field jumper - Full Story
May 01, 2010

Ohio officer suspended for hitting inmate on video

Deputy Jeffrey Dempsey suspended for 10 days for use of excessive force - Full Story
April 30, 2010

Chinese officials say Houston police beat diplomat

There haven't been many confirmed details, and police are looking into this claim - Full Story
April 30, 2010

NYC officer convicted of lying in YouTube clash

Patrick Pogan said he was 'trying to protect himself' and never meant to misrepresent what happened - Full Story
April 28, 2010

Colo. cop who used TASER on students resigns

John Ortega could face charges for shocking 30 students - Full Story
April 28, 2010

NY man fatally shot in second shootout with police

A sheriff's sergeant was wounded but his injuries are not life-threatening - Full Story



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