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EXCLUSIVE! Prosecutor Terry Curry Explains Why Videos Of Recent Police Shooting In Indy CAN'T Be Shown

The increasing number of violent confrontations between police and African-Americans, most of whom are unarmed, have seeped into the consciousness of Americans.  Fueled by videos taken by civilians and a growing number of videos taken by police wearing body cams and police car dashboard cameras. 454 more words

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Horseman beaten by California police paid $650,000. A best practice?

Francis Pusok will receive $650,000 after his brutal encounter with California deputies was caught on camera. Who winds up paying such bills?

After avoiding arrest, fleeing on a horse, and being beaten by deputies, 30-year-old Francis Pusok… 259 more words

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Victim wrote two statements. Why???

Someone emailed me and asked me to post one of dialogues I had commented on in the previous post. They thought that it looked quite absurd. 220 more words

Police Body Cameras, Training Get Initial Colorado House OK

DENVER (AP) — Measures to expand the use of police body cameras and updates to officer training have cleared the Colorado House.

The body camera legislation would create a grant program to buy the devices for interested departments. 87 more words

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Rogue ex-drug officer admits he planted evidence, stole cash during 20-year career

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A rogue ex-police officer testifying against drug squad colleagues in a federal corruption trial in Philadelphia admits he committed “thousands” of crimes during his career. 122 more words

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American Cops Killed More People in March than the UK Did in the Entire 20th Century

By Matt Agorist on April 6, 2015

A new report by ThinkProgress.com unearthed disturbing figures when it came to the number of police-related deaths that occurred in America in the month of March alone. 290 more words

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