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Podcaster helped police solve California cold case killing

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Lambert would like to get back to making music but he can’t...

SF Gate - Top Stories - 12 minutes ago

Video of 13-Year-Old Adam Toledo Being Shot Released by Chicago Police Watchdog

Chicago's civilian police oversight agency on Thursday released a video of the fatal police shooting of 13-year-old Adam ...

Epoch Times - Top Stories - 17 minutes ago

8 Dead, Multiple Wounded After Shooting in Indianapolis, Gunman Dead: Police

Police in Indianapolis are investigating a mass shooting late Thursday night that has left multiple people wounded at ...

Epoch Times - Business - 2 hours ago

Daunte Wright police shooting: Family calls for more serious charges as ex-Brooklyn Center officer appears in court

A white former police officer faced her first court appearance Thursday on a second-degree manslaughter charge in the traffic-stop shooting of Black motorist Daunte Wright.

The Baltimore Sun - Politics - 22 minutes ago

Eight dead in shooting at FedEx facility in Indianapolis, police say

Eight people were shot and killed in Indianapolis late Thursday and multiple people were injured, according to police, and the suspected gunman was believed to have taken his own life.

Boston Globe - Top Stories - 57 minutes ago

At least 8 dead, more injured in shooting at Indianapolis FedEx facility, police say

Authorities are investigating after several people were shot at a FedEx facility near Indianapolis International Airport late Thursday.

USA Today - US News - 1 hour ago

Chicago police board releases body camera video of fatal shooting of 13-year-old -- World -- |

Chicago's police review board released body camera video footage on Thursday of a police officer's fatal shooting of a 13-year-old boy late last month.

CBC News - World - 1 hour ago

Column: When police kill a child like Adam Toledo, all of us bear the shame and the blame

Adam Toledo did everything the officer told him to do, but it couldn’t save him, Dahleen Glanton writes.

Chicago Tribune - Opinion - 1 hour ago

Former Minnesota police officer who shot Daunte Wright during traffic stop makes 1st court appearance -- World -- |

The former Minnesota police officer charged with the shooting death of a Black man during a traffic stop in the Minneapolis suburb of Brooklyn Center made her first court appearance Thursday. Kim Potter is charged with second-degree manslaughter.

CBC News - World - 1 hour ago

Adam Toledo case: AOC says prosecutor 'lied about police killing a child'

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., took to Twitter late Thursday to call out the prosecutor in the Adam Toledo shooting-death case in Chicago.

Fox News - Politics - 4 hours ago

Officials release video from fatal police shooting of 13-year-old -- Adam Toledo, a seventh-grader, was fatally shot by a Chicago police officer last month. Protests are expected throughout the night.

Adam Toledo, a seventh-grader, was fatally shot by a Chicago police officer last month. Protests are expected throughout the night.

CBS News - US News - 2 hours ago

Video shows 13-year-old wasn't holding a gun when shot by Chicago police

Adam Toledo appears to have dropped a handgun and started raising his hands less than a second before a Chicago police officer shot and killed him last month, body-camera footage shows.

Los Angeles Times - Top Stories - 12 hours ago

Bodycam footage of Chicago police shooting Adam Toledo (13) released

Chicago's police accountability office has released to the public body-camera video footage showing a police officer shooting and killing 13-year-old Adam Toledo on March 29th, 2021. Video: Reuters

Irish Times - Top Stories - 3 hours ago

Shooting Kills 8 In US City Of Indianapolis: Police

Shooting kills 8 in US city of Indianapolis: police

International Business Times - World - 3 hours ago

Police shooting of 13-year-old boy with his hands up puts America on edge

Mayor Lori Lightfoot described the footage as "excruciating"

Telegraph UK - Top Stories - 4 hours ago

Arizona police find toddler, man and 2 dogs dead inside home: report

Police were investigating after a man and a toddler were found dead by officers inside an Arizona home Wednesday night, according to reports.

Fox News - US News - 4 hours ago

Chicago releases graphic video of police shooting 13-year-old -- By Reuters

Chicago officials have released to the public a graphic body-camera video showing a police officer shooting and killing a 13-year-old boy while he appeared to be raising his hands in an alley.

Independent Online - World - 4 hours ago

Chicago officials release video of police officer shooting 13-year-old boy

United States News -Officers were chasing the boy and a man after they received notification of shots fired in the area.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

The Straits Times - World - 4 hours ago

Indianapolis police say 8 people shot and killed at Fedex facility; multiple others have injuries

Indianapolis police say 8 people shot and killed at Fedex facility; multiple others have injuries

The San Diego Union-Tribune - US News - 5 hours ago

Chicago releases video of police shooting boy, 13

Bodycam footage shows an officer shouting "Drop it" before shooting Adam Toledo once in the chest.

BBC News - US News - 5 hours ago

Video shows US teen, 13, wasn't holding gun when shot dead by police

Police in Chicago said Adam Toledo was holding a handgun when an officer shot him in the chest.

Euronews - Top Stories - 5 hours ago

U.S. News -- Chicago police release footage of fatal shooting of 13-year-old Adam Toledo -- The Chicago Civilian Office of Police Accountability on Thursday released footage of a Chicago police officer shooting and killing 13-year-old Adam Toledo last month.

The Chicago Civilian Office of Police Accountability on Thursday released footage of a Chicago police officer shooting and killing 13-year-old Adam Toledo last month.

UPI - US News - 5 hours ago

Indianapolis police say at least 8 dead, 'multiple' injured in shooting at FedEx facility

Several people were shot at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis Thursday night, the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department said, according to reports.

Fox News - US News - 6 hours ago

Police officer breaks arm of dementia patient after she forgets to pay

The lawsuit filed against police says the victim now experiences fear, trauma and anxiety whenever she leaves her home

Independent UK - US News - 6 hours ago

Chicago releases video of police shooting 13-year-old dead

Authorities in Chicago released police body camera footage on April 15 showing an officer shooting dead a 13-year-old Latino boy as the mayor of America’s third-largest city appealed for calm over the "excruciating" video.

Hurriyet Daily News - World - 7 hours ago

Multiple people shot at Indianapolis FedEx facility, shooter dies by suicide: police

Multiple people reportedly were shot at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis.

New York Daily News - US News - 7 hours ago

Bodycam footage of 13-year-old boy being shot dead by US police released

Chicago Police say the shooting happened after officers responded to gunshots detected by police technology before dawn in March.

Sky News - Top Stories - 7 hours ago

Chicago releases body-cam footage of police shooting Adam Toledo (13)

Teenager appears to raise his hands before being shot dead by police officer

Irish Times - Top Stories - 7 hours ago

Chicago prosecutor not 'fully informed' when he told judge 13-year-old killed by cops was armed

A Chicago prosecutor was not fully informed when he told a judge that 13-year-old Adam Toledo was armed with a gun when the teen was fatally shot by a police officer last month, a report said. A

New York Post - Top Stories - 9 hours ago

U.S. News -- Ex-cop Derek Chauvin chooses not to testify in trial for George Floyd's death -- Defense attorneys in the criminal trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin rested on Thursday, without him taking the stand to defend himself against charges over the death of George Floyd last year.

Defense attorneys in the criminal trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin rested on Thursday, without Chauvin taking the stand to defend himself against charges over the death of George Floyd last year.

UPI - US News - 10 hours ago

Bodycam Footage Shows Chicago Police Shooting 13-Year-Old Boy With His Hands Up -- Posted in: -- Culture News

Body camera footage showed Chicago police shooting 13-year-old Adam Toledo while his hands were up.

Rolling Stone - Top Stories - 14 hours ago

CBC Investigates -- Fired junior hockey coach now subject of 2 police investigations -- Jonathon Gatehouse -- News -- - -- Canada

Bernie Lynch, a veteran junior hockey coach who was fired by the Fort Frances Lakers in March for sending inappropriate texts and emails to a player, is now the subject of two police investigations as forces in Regina and Edson, Alta., probe allegations of physical and sexual assault.

CBC News - Sports - 10 hours ago

Chicago Police Release Video of Officer Shooting 13-Year-Old Boy

Disturbing bodycam video released Thursday after public outcry over the Chicago police shooting of a 13-year-old boy shows the youth appearing to drop a handgun and begin raising his hands less than a second before an officer fires his gun and kills him. A still frame taken from Officer Eric Stillman's jumpy nighttime body camera footage shows that Adam Toledo wasn't holding anything and had his hands up when Stillman shot him once in the chest about 3 a.m. on March 29.

Voice of America - Top Stories - 11 hours ago

Several Chicago police officers 'overcome' by smoke while rescuing retired cop from Beverly neighborhood blaze: fire officials

Several Chicago police officers ‘overcome’ by smoke while rescuing retired cop from Beverly neighborhood blaze: fire officials

Chicago Tribune - Top Stories - 11 hours ago

Fury as video reveals boy, 13, was unarmed when shot dead by police

Teenager does not appear to be holding a gun when he turns around with his hands up

Independent UK - US News - 11 hours ago

Prosecutors walk back claim Adam Toledo held gun when shot by police

‘An attorney who works in this office failed to fully inform himself before speaking in court’

Independent UK - US News - 11 hours ago

Little Village quietly mourns as video of Adam Toledo's fatal shooting by a Chicago police officer emerges

The scene of 13-year-old Adam Toledo’s death was marked by quiet displays of sorrow Thursday after the release of body camera video of a Chicago police officer shooting him.

Chicago Tribune - Top Stories - 12 hours ago

Video Shows Chicago Police Shoot 13-Year-Old Adam Toledo With His Hands Up -- Dan Kois

Footage seems to show Toledo tossing a gun away before turning around to face the officer who shot him.

Slate - Top Stories - 12 hours ago

Attorneys for Black Army officer threatened by police criticize response as chief refuses to apologize

Attorneys for 2nd Lt. Caron Nazario called the chief's comments and department policies "cutting-corner policing" and "victim blaming."

NBC News - US News - 12 hours ago

Protesters demand reopening of cases of police-involved deaths

About 70 people rallied outside the Massachusetts State House Thursday evening.

Boston Globe - Top Stories - 12 hours ago

Body Camera Video Shows 13-Year-Old Adam Toledo Put His Hands Up as He Was Shot by Chicago Police Officer

"There's no evidence whatsoever" that the teen, Adam Toledo, had fired at officers before the fatal encounter on March 29, said Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot

People - Entertainment - 12 hours ago

Lawsuit: Detroit police took turns punching man in the face -- Kevin Kwart was tackled and beaten by Detroit police officers after trying to intervene on a protester's arrest, a new lawsuit alleges.

Kevin Kwart was tackled and beaten by Detroit police officers after trying to intervene on a protester's arrest, a new lawsuit alleges.

Detroit Free Press - US News - 12 hours ago

Winter Springs man lit victim's apartment on fire, tried to hit police while fleeing, cops say

Hours after bonding out of jail on hit-and-run and DUI charges, a Winter Springs man drove to a victim’s apartment, critically injured her and lit her unit on fire, records show.

Orlando Sentinel - US News - 13 hours ago

Minnesota motorist hits cop with hammer after dragging him with truck, cops say

Social media users noted that earlier in the week a Minnesota Black man was killed during a traffic stop.

New York Daily News - US News - 13 hours ago

Bodycam video shows Chicago police shooting boy

The footage was released after city leaders and the victim's parents had called for full transparency.

BBC News - US News - 14 hours ago

Video of fatal Chicago police shooting of 13-year-old Adam Toledo is released to the public (warning: graphic content)

Video of Adam Toledo’s fatal shooting by a Chicago police officer was released to the public Thursday, more than two weeks after the 13-year-old was killed following a foot chase in a Little Village alley.

The Baltimore Sun - Politics - 14 hours ago

Videos show 13-year-old put hands up before fatal Chicago police shooting

Chicago city leaders called for calm Thursday and released bodycam videos in the fatal police shooting of Adam Toledo, 13, last month.

USA Today - Top Stories - 14 hours ago

Inspector general: Capitol Police response to Jan. 6 riot replete with errors

U.S. Capitol Police officers were ordered not to fire crowd-dispersing sting ball grenades when rioters stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6, which could have prevented them breaching the building, the agenc

Washington Times - US News - 14 hours ago

Inspector general says Capitol Police needs a 'culture change'

The official tasked with investigating U.S. Capitol Police’s response to the Jan. 6 storming of the U.S. Capitol detailed various deficiencies in department operations to a House committee on Thursday and said that the force needs to undergo a “culture change.”

Washington Examiner - Politics - 15 hours ago

Chicago mayor urges calm as police video released

Mayor Lori Lightfoot held a news conference during which she urged the public to remain peaceful and reserve judgment until an independent board can complete its investigation of the police shooting of Adam Toledo, 13.

Star Tribune - US News - 15 hours ago

The US Capitol Police force needs 'cultural change,' top watchdog for the department testifies

The U.S. Capitol Police force needs “cultural change” after the broad failures of the Jan. 6 insurrection, the top watchdog for the department testified Thursday.

The Baltimore Sun - US News - 15 hours ago

Police body camera video shows fatal shooting of 13-year-old Adam Toledo in Chicago

NBC News' Antonia Hylton reports on the newly released body camera footage of the fatal shooting of 13-year-old Adam Toledo in Chicago.

NBC News - US News - 16 hours ago

Editorial: It's time for CPD to step up too: No more secrecy on police misconduct cases

A proposed ordinance aims to shine a light on what historically has been difficult for the public to access — information about misconduct in the Chicago Police Department. It’s an ordinance City Hall shouldn’t hesitate to adopt.

Chicago Tribune - Opinion - 17 hours ago

Capitol Police watchdog urges changes in wake of Jan. 6 failings

The testimony follows his report on the Capitol Police response, which listed intelligence lapses and a lack of proper equipment as issues.

NBC News - Politics - 18 hours ago

The media myth that police are hunting down black people

Contrary to the perception (almost entirely created by the media) that police are on a racist rampage gunning down black people, the truth is that almost all police interactions with black people are identical to children visiting an ice cream truck. But look at any set of data about police interactions or police shootings, slice and dice it whatever way you want, and the numbers simply don't bear out the notion that black people should be quivering in fear of law enforcement.

Washington Examiner - Opinion - 19 hours ago

Man who killed New Mexico police officer had criminal past, drug history: authorities

The man who was seen on video gunning down a New Mexico State Police Officer before being fatally wounded during a police chase with responding officers allegedly had a "violent criminal history," including drug trafficking charges, from out-of-state offenses, according to authorities.

Fox News - US News - 19 hours ago

Ex-police officer Derek Chauvin waives right to testify at murder trial for George Floyd's arrest

United States News -Prosecutors plan to call at least one rebuttal witness.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

The Straits Times - World - 21 hours ago

'A good first step': Compromise on police reform reached in the Florida House

A new police reform bill filed by the Florida House Judiciary Committee would make way for changes to use of force training, data reporting and hiring standards.

Orlando Sentinel - Top Stories - 22 hours ago

Teenager killed by police in Maryland was honors student with political aspirations; neighbors describe hectic scene

Peyton Ham was killed Tuesday in a shooting by a Maryland State Police trooper, and neighbors are wondering why police shot so much that bullets wound up on their property.

Chicago Tribune - US News - 22 hours ago

Former Minnesota police officer faces hearing in shooting of Daunte Wright

A former police officer faced her first court appearance Thursday in the traffic-stop shooting of motorist Daunte Wright that has engulfed a small Minneapolis suburb in four straight days of bitter conflict between protesters and police.

Stars and Stripes - US News - 23 hours ago

Liberal MP Backs Petition To Make Hating on Cops a Crime

Advocates slam the petition, started by an ex-cop and Liberal insider, as an attempt to stifle protests against police brutality.

VICE News - Politics - 23 hours ago

Despair is real among Black Americans as police 'mistakes' persist -- We're tired of those who try to justify the abuse and destruction of Black and brown bodies by asking: Why didn't he comply? If he had, he'd be alive.

We're tired of those who try to justify the abuse and destruction of Black and brown bodies by asking: Why didn't he comply? If he had, he'd be alive.

USA Today - Opinion - 1 day ago

Police officer who shot Daunte Wright to appear in court

Protests continue in Minneapolis as Kimberly Potter charged with manslaughter

Irish Times - World - 1 day ago

US Capitol Police watchdog to testify on Jan. 6 failures

The top watchdog for the US Capitol Police will testify for the first time on Thursday about the department’s broad failures before and during the Jan. 6 insurrection, including missed intelligence predicting a “war” and weapons that were so old that officers didn’t feel comfortable using them.

Boston Globe - Top Stories - 1 day ago

Minnesota police officer charged with manslaughter in shooting of Black man

Kim Potter, a police officer in the Minneapolis suburb of Brooklyn Center who fatally shot Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man, during a traffic stop, was charged with second-degree manslaughter on Wednesday.

CBC News - World - 1 day ago

Fort Jackson soldier who yelled, pushed Black man in viral video charged with assault, police say

The Army began investigating after a video of Staff Sgt. Jonathan Pentland, who is stationed at Fort Jackson, threatening and pushing a Black man went viral on social media.

Stars and Stripes - World - 1 day ago

Police officer cleared in fatal shooting of pro-Trump rioter who stormed US Capitol on Jan. 6

The Capitol Police officer who shot Ashli Barrett, 35, likely did so to defend himself or to protect members of Congress.

New York Daily News - Politics - 1 day ago

Joan Vennochi -- 'Your dad was a hero' — the clashing views about American police

More than relying on one jury to change the world of policing, it might be better to change how we think about police.

Boston Globe - Opinion - 1 day ago

Daunte Wright death: Police officer charged with second-degree manslaughter

Protests continue in Minneapolis after shooting of 20-year-old black man

Irish Times - World - 1 day ago

Daunte Wright police shooting: Former Minnesota cop Kim Potter charged with second-degree manslaughter in shooting of Black motorist

Minnesota prosecutor says he will charge white officer with manslaughter in fatal shooting of Black motorist.

Chicago Tribune - US News - 1 day ago

Letters to the Editor: Police killed Daunte Wright, then pleaded for calm. Who needs to calm down?

The dispassionate response by police in Brooklyn Center, Minn., is totally detached from the seriousness of wrongly shooting someone.

Los Angeles Times - Opinion - 1 day ago

Protest crackdown has Florida lawmakers jazzed, while police reform has them yawning | Editorial

Florida's governor and Republican lawmakers are eager to pass a bill that cracks down on protests, but they're ignoring bills that try to reform police practices that lead to protests in the first place.

Orlando Sentinel - Politics - 1 day ago

Capitol Police officer cleared of wrongdoing in death of Ashli Babbitt

Air Force veteran was shot climbing through a barricaded door as mob tried to reach House chamber

Independent UK - Top Stories - 1 day ago

NBA players protest fatal shooting of Daunte Wright by police officer

Minnesota Timberwolves and Brooklyn Nets players paid tribute to Wright, a 20-year-old Black man fatally shot by a police officer, before their match on Tuesday

Independent UK - Sports - 1 day ago

TV Reviews - Premium - Bent Coppers review: New documentary digs into the dirty police who inspired Line of Duty

A few critics have complained that Line of Duty is a little far-fetched at times. Well, of course it is. It’s meant to be a drama aimed at entertaining an audience, not a docudrama recounting real events.

Independent.ie - Top Stories - 1 day ago

'Say their name!' 'Which one?' A familiar cry echoes in American streets after yet another Black man is killed by police

The shooting death of Daunte Wright during a routine traffic stop is bringing the Derek Chauvin trial into sharp focus, Edward Keenan writes.

Toronto Star - World - 2 days ago

California lawmakers push for police misconduct panel, expanded chokehold ban

Bills moving forward in the state Legislature were applauded by an array of civil rights and police reform groups.

Los Angeles Times - Politics - 2 days ago

Ending the code of silence for Boston police -- The case of Patrick Rose should be a never-again moment for BPD. Officers of the law must be held accountable for breaking it.

The case of Patrick Rose should be a never-again moment for BPD. Officers of the law must be held accountable for breaking it.

Boston Globe - Opinion - 2 days ago

Photos: Continued unrest in Minnesota over death of Daunte Wright during police encounter

Minnesota State Patrol Col. Matt Langer said 40 people were arrested Monday night at the Brooklyn Center protest.

Los Angeles Times - Top Stories - 2 days ago

Māori Party co-leaders confident donations above board amid police probe

Rawiri Waititi and Debbie Ngarewa-Packer are 'comfortable' with the donations.

NZ Herald - Politics - 2 days ago

U.S. Capitol Police ignored threats of violence weeks before Jan. 6 insurrection, says scathing new internal report

The Capitol Police inspector general also reported that the agency’s officers were equipped with expired ammunition and riot shields that were improperly stored, making them prone to breakage, CNN reported.

New York Daily News - Politics - 2 days ago

Minneapolis police officer who shot Daunte Wright resigns

US Wrap: Father rejects explanation that officer accidentally used gun instead of taser

Irish Times - World - 2 days ago

Man sues Detroit police for wrongful arrest using facial recognition -- Robert Williams was wrongfully arrested and jailed after facial recognition technology mistakenly identified him as a suspect in a theft investigation.

Robert Williams was wrongfully arrested and jailed after facial recognition technology mistakenly identified him as a suspect in a theft investigation.

Detroit Free Press - US News - 2 days ago

Biden, lawmakers pay tribute to slain Capitol Police officer

Slain U.S. Capitol Police Officer William “Billy” Evans was lauded Tuesday for his dedication to country, love for his job and sense of humor.

Los Angeles Times - Politics - 2 days ago

Hate is an American disease, not a white one -- The fact that diversity isn't a solution to hate isn't limited to police abuse cases. It extends to all hate crimes as tracked by the FBI.

The fact that diversity isn't a solution to hate isn't limited to police abuse cases. It extends to all hate crimes as tracked by the FBI.

USA Today - Opinion - 2 days ago

Biden, Lawmakers Honor US Capitol Police Officer Slain in Car Attack

President Joe Biden and U.S. lawmakers Tuesday paid tribute at a ceremony in the Capitol rotunda to the U.S.

Voice of America - Politics - 2 days ago

Cop resigns after fatally shooting Daunte Wright, police chief also quits

The police shooting of Daunte Wright came amid the trial in Minneapolis of ex-cop Derek Chauvin, charged with the alleged murder of George Floyd.

CNBC - Politics - 2 days ago

Should police pull people over for minor violations? -- In wake of the Daunte Wright shooting in Minnesota, defense attorneys say police pull people over for minor things like trinkets on mirrors. -- New Jersey

In wake of the Daunte Wright shooting in Minnesota, defense attorneys say police pull people over for minor things like trinkets on mirrors.

North Jersey - US News - 2 days ago

Protests erupt after Minnesota police shooting death of Daunte Wright

Protesters clashed with police following the police shooting death of 20-year-old Black man Daunte Wright on Sunday, April 11, 2021, in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. National Guard troops were deployed in the area and a curfew was put in place through Monday morning.

New York Daily News - Top Stories - 2 days ago

Daunte Wright shooting: Clashes with police for second night in Minneapolis

Officers use tear gas and stun guns as protesters throw bricks and water bottles

Irish Times - World - 3 days ago

One person dead and police officer wounded in Tennessee high school shooting

Knoxville police say officer struck by gunfire ‘in good spirits’ and expected to survive

Irish Times - World - 3 days ago

Police officer who pepper-sprayed U.S. Army officer fired - One of two police officers in Virginia accused of assaulting a U.S. Army lieutenant by pointing their guns and pepper spraying him during a traffic stop has been fired, according to an official statement. Play video

One of two police officers in Virginia accused of assaulting a U.S. Army lieutenant by pointing their guns and pepper spraying him during a traffic stop has been fired, according to an official statement.

The Globe and Mail - Top Stories - 3 days ago

US police officer who killed Daunte Wright may have meant to use taser

US Wrap: Minneapolis braced for more unrest as Derek Chauvin trial continues nearby

Irish Times - World - 3 days ago

A broken mother and a police chief who admits he has no answers

A community reacts to yet another police killing of an unarmed Black man, writes Andrew Buncombe in Brooklyn Center

Independent UK - Top Stories - 3 days ago

Minnesota's Pro Sports Teams Suspend Games After Police Killing of Daunte Wright

The Twins, Timberwolves, and Wild postponed Monday’s home games after an officer shot and killed 20-year-old Daunte Wright in a Minneapolis suburb.

New York Magazine - Politics - 3 days ago

George Floyd Justice in Policing Act would set smart national standards for police behavior

Most African Americans want protection from crime. They don’t want to get rid of the police, they want to turn them from a threat to an ally.

Chicago Sun-Times - Opinion - 3 days ago

Maryland Becomes First State to Repeal Its Police Bill of Rights

Democrats overrode the veto of the Republican governor to create a civilian role in police discipline and heightened standards for use of force.

New York Magazine - Politics - 4 days ago

Prominent Greek crime reporter shot dead by 2 men on motorcycle outside Athens home: 'A professional hit,' says police

"The killing of Giorgos Karaivaz is a tragic event for the journalistic community in Greece and a dark day for media freedom in the European Union."

New York Daily News - World - 5 days ago

Army officer was afraid to get out of his car during traffic stop. 'You should be,' police said

When 2nd Lt. Caron Nazario told police on Dec. 5, 2020, that he was

Stars and Stripes - US News - 5 days ago

Lawsuit: Virginia police officers threatened Army officer during stop

A second lieutenant in the U.S. Army is suing two Virginia police officers over a traffic stop last December during which the officers drew their guns, pointed them at him and used a slang term to suggest he was facing execution before pepper-spraying him and knocking him to the ground.

Star Tribune - US News - 5 days ago

Gov. Hogan vetoes key parts of Maryland police reform package; General Assembly begins votes to override him

The bills rejected by Republican Gov. Larry Hogan contain some of the most controversial provisions in the sweeping Maryland Police Accountability Act.

The Baltimore Sun - Business - 6 days ago

The Chauvin trial is holding a mirror up to America's insufficient police training

Dr. Martin J. Tobin, a pulmonologist and critical care physician, provided the requisite rigor and objectivity, and in doing so, raised critical questions for me, a former police chief with decades of experience, about how officers entrusted with public safety do our jobs, writes Cedric Alexander.

CNN - Opinion - 6 days ago

'Utterly deplorable' violence in Northern Ireland leaves 55 cops injured

Nearly 60 police officers have been injured in a week of street violence in Northern Ireland, partly in response to a new post-Brexit trade deal.

New York Daily News - World - 7 days ago

Police probe reports of monkeys on loose in Ohio cemetery

CINCINNATI (AP) — Police and animal authorities in Cincinnati were on the lookout...

SF Gate - Weird - 7 days ago

L.A. Sheriff handled Tiger Woods car crash as shoddily as Isleworth investigation | Commentary

The Tiger Woods wreck investigations by the L.A. Sheriff's Office and the Windermere Police Department are suspiciously similar.

Orlando Sentinel - Sports - 7 days ago

Navy corpsman killed in confrontation with Fort Detrick police after shooting two fellow sailors off base

Petty Officer 3rd Class Fantahun Woldesenbet shot and critically wounded two sailors working at a site outside of Fort Detrick, Md., on Tuesday morning before military police shot and killed him for breaching a gate at the Army base and pulling out a weapon.

Stars and Stripes - US News - 9 days ago

The Monitor's View -- Echoes of a police chief's 'service of love' -- In the Minneapolis trial of officer Derek Chauvin, the city's police chief reminds the court that law enforcement is also seeing "our neighbor as ourselves."

In the Minneapolis trial of officer Derek Chauvin, the city’s police chief reminds the court that law enforcement is also seeing “our neighbor as ourselves.”

Christian Science Monitor - Opinion - 9 days ago

Dutch police make arrest over theft of €6m Van Gogh painting

Van Gogh's “The Parsonage Garden at Nuenen in Spring 1884” was snatched from the Singer Laren museum east of Amsterdam in the early hours of March 30, 2020.

Euronews - Entertainment - 9 days ago

Jennifer O'Connell: 'I woke up gripped by fear there might be secret police outside'

Exodus of journalists from China allows human rights abuses to flourish unchecked

Irish Times - Opinion - 13 days ago

Kelly: Police reform isn't easy. Just look at Paterson - Nearly a year after the death of George Floyd, the road to police reform is slow. If America wants to know why, it can find lessons in Paterson. Mike Kelly

Nearly a year after the death of George Floyd, the road to police reform is slow. If America wants to know why, it can find lessons in Paterson.

North Jersey - Opinion - 16 days ago

Kannada TV anchor Anushree summoned by Mangaluru police in drugs case

Anushree hails from Mangaluru and is now settled in Bengaluru

Deccan Chronicle - Entertainment - 1 month ago

German police fear the wurst as legal snag scuppers sausage DNA burglary breakthrough

The statute of limitations on the burglary has expired, so the suspect is unlikely to be extradited to Germany if arrested.

Sky News - Weird - 1 month ago

She Photographed Police Abuse at a 2014 BLM March Then Watched the Image Go Viral During Capitol Riot

The much-shared pairing of photojournalist Natalie Keyssar’s image of a peaceful Black man being assaulted against a photo of white rioters walking free in the Capitol “represents the rage and…

ProPublica - Politics - 3 months ago

Tear Gas Is Way More Dangerous Than Police Let On — Especially During the Coronavirus Pandemic

In the middle of a respiratory pandemic, law enforcement agencies have used tear gas in especially dangerous ways. The chemical agent also seeps into homes, contaminates food, furniture, skin and…

ProPublica - Health - 10 months ago

UK police probe hundreds of premature hospital deaths

LONDON: British police opened an investigation on Tuesday (Apr 30) into a hospital where hundreds of patients are believed to have died ...

Channel NewsAsia - Health - 11 months ago