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March 24, 2010

Ore. shooting prompts questions over police interview lag time

Second fatal Portland police shooting renews question of why it takes so long to interview officer involved - Full Story
March 24, 2010

Lawsuit claims NJ police impose a quota system

Claim alleges that officers who don't make enough arrests are punished - Full Story
March 23, 2010

Maine man throws hot coffee at cop before foot chase

The officer was forced to use a TASER three times and draw his handgun to subdue the suspect - Full Story
March 23, 2010

ACLU 'disturbed' by L.A. police shooting

Family members say that officers shot an autistic, unarmed man - Full Story
March 22, 2010

NY deputy fatally shoots lunging man

The suspect tried to attack the officer by throwing concrete at him - Full Story
March 18, 2010

Jury: La. cops didn't violate journalists' rights

Court sides with New Orleans police in videotaping case - Full Story
March 17, 2010

Fight with Calif. cop leads to attempted murder charge

The suspect tried to reach for the officer's gun after being cuffed - Full Story
March 16, 2010

Suit says Ga. cop wasn't certified when he shot suspect

Deputy Billy Shane Harrison fatally shot a minister during an undercover drug operation - Full Story
March 15, 2010

Off-duty Calif. cop fatally shoots violent man

The man attacked the officer, who was with his 6-year-old daughter - Full Story



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