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NY cop suspended for striking handcuffed suspect

Video that showed up on YouTube 2 years after incident, shows officer swinging his forearm into face of passive suspect - Full Story

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Va. police say man accidentally hurt in search, man claims otherwise

Video: Va. police say man hurt accidentally, release dashcam

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City reaches $5.9M settlement in Garner case

City reaches $5.9M settlement in Garner case

Settlement comes nearly a year after the in-custody death that resulted in large-scale protests - Full Story

Columns

6 use-of-force facts that will keep officers and their jobs safe Tim Barfield - Becoming Knights

6 use-of-force facts that will keep officers and their jobs safe

Failure to understand the first five of these use-of-force facts could cost you your job — failure to understand the sixth could cost you your life - Full Story

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Police attorney: Use-of-force Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Police attorney: Use-of-force "reform" will bring catastrophe

As high-profile police shootings continue to grab headlines, emotion is being used to attempt to eradicate long-settled law that strikes a balance between the rights of police officers and suspects - Full Story

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Colo. police deny requests for internal affairs report on traffic stop

Controversial stop included a passenger being pulled from car at gunpoint - Full Story

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Mo. law addresses concerns after Ferguson shooting

Mo. law addresses concerns after Ferguson shooting

New legislation limits cities' ability to profit from traffic tickets and court fines - Full Story

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Ohio court stops prosecution of police involved in 137-shot pursuit

Attorneys for the supervisors have said they believe race is behind county prosecutor push - Full Story

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Baltimore's next police chief faces demoralized department

Baltimore's next police chief faces demoralized department

The next police commissioner will have a daunting to-do list - Full Story



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