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May 11, 2011

2 Philly cops shoot, kill suspected drug dealer

The 20-year-old suspect pulled a large-caliber revolver from his waistband and pointed it at the officers - Full Story
May 04, 2011

Cellphone video shows physical arrest, TASER use

It appears to show a San Diego police officer striking a man during a physical struggle - Full Story
April 27, 2011

Video: IHOP scuffle with Atlanta cops hits YouTube

Shortly after a woman makes contact with the officer, he throws a punch and then attempts to detain her as she resists - Full Story
April 14, 2011

Two N.O. officers found guilty in beating death

Williams faces a maximum sentence of life in prison; Moore could get up to 25 years in prison - Full Story
April 11, 2011

Video: Combative baseball fan hit with baton, TASER

Man was arrested at the Pirates game and charged with four misdemeanors, including public drunkenness and resisting arrest - Full Story
April 06, 2011

Colo. cops pepper-spray angry 8-year-old boy

The boy threw a violent tantrum at his elementary school and tried to stab officers with a piece of wooden wall trim - Full Story
April 01, 2011

Video: Soccer game arrest hits YouTube

The man, whose head is slammed on the ground, said he was drunk and didn't want to leave the stadium - Full Story
March 31, 2011

Video: Force questioned in physical Ala. arrest

Report says the suspect received cuts to the face and elbow, but there was "minimum force required" - Full Story
March 29, 2011

Videos: Miami beach cops face 'angry mob'

According to police and firefighters, the arrests shown in the YouTube videos are the peak of the troubled week - Full Story
March 29, 2011

FBI investigating assault on Border Patrol Agent

Suspected drug smuggler was attempting to flee into Mexico by climbing over a border fence when he was shot 3 times by a pursuing Border Patrol Agent - Full Story



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