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August 05, 2009

Mass. police shot violent man to 'save their lives'

By Peter Schworm and Andrew Ryan Boston GlobeMALDEN, Mass. — Two police officers who "acted... - Full Story
August 05, 2009

Tenn. police fire 59 shots at man with rifle threatening suicide

By Bill Poovey Associated PressCHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Six officers fired at least 59 shots in less... - Full Story
August 02, 2009

Tenn. woman says officer handcuffed 7-year-old

By Matt Lakin Knoxville News-SentinelKNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Deborah Lawhorn says she watched a Knoxville... - Full Story
July 30, 2009

Chicago policy may allow officers to fire at fleeing suspects

By Fran Spielman Chicago Sun-TimesCHICAGO — Chicago aldermen -- not Police Supt. Jody Weis -- would... - Full Story
July 30, 2009

Tenn. cop reprimanded for allegedly choking suspect

By Jacqueline Koch Chattanooga Times Free PressCHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Although a police supervisor... - Full Story
July 29, 2009

Calif. gang member kicked by police suing for $5M

By Jennifer McLain San Gabriel Valley TribuneEL MONTE, Calif. — An El Monte Flores gang member... - Full Story
July 29, 2009

Tenn. officers honored for actions in shooting

By Todd South Chattanooga Times Free PressCHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — On his computer screen Fort Oglethorpe... - Full Story
July 29, 2009

P1 Mailbag: Heroics or recklessness?

Recently, Chuck Remsberg wrote an article called Heroics or recklessness? You be the judge To date, over... - Full Story
July 28, 2009

Ala. police: TASER use on disabled man justified

Associated PressMOBILE, Ala. — Officers who used pepper spray and a Taser to remove a man from... - Full Story
July 27, 2009
New TASER X3 delivers three shocks without reloading

New TASER X3 delivers three shocks without reloading

By Amanda Lee Myers Associated PressFOUNTAIN HILLS, Ariz. — TASER International unveiled its first... - Full Story



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