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49ers fan sues Oakland police after broken elbow

By Henry K. Lee San Francisco ChronicleOAKLAND — An Oakland police officer breaking up a brawl... - Full Story

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Medical panel issues interim findings on stun gun safety the Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ) - TechBeat

Medical panel issues interim findings on stun gun safety

By John Morgan, PhD National Institute of JusticeDuring the three-year period from 2003 to 2005, 47 sta... - Full Story

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Calif. police fatally wound armed, alleged killer

Associated PressANAHEIM, Calif. — Police say they have shot and killed a man accused of abducting... - Full Story

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Police using acoustic device to disperse crowds

Police using acoustic device to disperse crowds

By Jerry Seper and Chuck Neubauer Washington TimesWith the help of Homeland Security grants, police departments... - Full Story

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Nev. police officer saves mother threatened by son with knife

By Antonio Planas Las Vegas Review-JournalLAS VEGAS — An officer fatally shot a male juvenile who... - Full Story

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Panel of civilians suspend Texas cop for arresting reporter

By Daniel Borunda El Paso TimesTEXAS — An El Paso police officer who arrested KVIA reporter Darren... - Full Story

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Why history makes the case for less lethal Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.) - Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement

Why history makes the case for less lethal

Earlier this year, six stories involving police use of electronic control devices were published in Th... - Full Story

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Controversy over police presence at G-20 protests

Controversy over police presence at G-20 protests

By Michael Rubinkam Associated PressPITTSBURGH — Police used all the nonlethal tools at their disposal... - Full Story

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Motor patrol: Bringing the street to the range Bill Campbell - Bringing the Street to the Range

Motor patrol: Bringing the street to the range

Not all cops are the same, not all environments are the same, and not all gunfights are the same, ye... - Full Story

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Cops investigated in alleged beating of Boston firefighter, cover-up

By Jessica Van Sack Boston HeraldBOSTON — A Boston firefighter who alleged police brutality after... - Full Story



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