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#US Police

# us-police - Friday 16 April, 2021

Chicago Police release footage of officer fatally shooting 13-year-old boy
# Police Shooting
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# Police Shooting

Chicago Police release footage of officer fatally shooting 13-year-old boy

Apr 16th 2021, 9:53 AM 56,035 Views 102 Comments

Footage reveals 13-year-old Adam Toledo dropped a handgun and raised his empty hands.

# us-police - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

'Unacceptable': Family of George Floyd and Daunte Wright demand end to police brutality
# United States
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# United States

'Unacceptable': Family of George Floyd and Daunte Wright demand end to police brutality

Apr 14th 2021, 7:46 AM 5,476 Views 0 Comments

Wright was shot dead during a traffic stop by a police officer who apparently confused her handgun with her taser

# us-police - Friday 8 January, 2021

US police officer dies following clash with pro-Trump mob
# Capitol Chaos
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# Capitol Chaos

US police officer dies following clash with pro-Trump mob

Jan 8th 2021, 7:20 AM 36,172 Views 47 Comments

Protesters stormed the US Capitol on Wednesday.

# us-police - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

Ohio police officer fired over fatal shooting of black man
# US Police
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# US Police

Ohio police officer fired over fatal shooting of black man

Dec 29th 2020, 8:43 AM 19,428 Views 21 Comments

Officer Adam Coy shot Andre Hill and refused to give him first aid for several minutes.

# us-police - Friday 4 September, 2020

Police officers involved in suffocation of black man wearing 'spit hood' in New York suspended
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# US Police

Police officers involved in suffocation of black man wearing 'spit hood' in New York suspended

Sep 4th 2020, 7:08 AM 21,403 Views 40 Comments

Daniel Prude died in March this year.

# us-police - Monday 24 August, 2020

Protests erupt in Wisconsin after US police shoot black man in back
# Wisconsin
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# Wisconsin

Protests erupt in Wisconsin after US police shoot black man in back

Aug 24th 2020, 7:46 PM 34,563 Views 81 Comments

The man was airlifted to Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee and was in serious condition.

# us-police - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

US officer charged with murder after shooting Rayshard Brooks in the back
# Rayshard Brooks
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# Rayshard Brooks

US officer charged with murder after shooting Rayshard Brooks in the back

Jun 17th 2020, 10:50 PM 25,269 Views 0 Comments

The Atlanta District Attorney said the police officer had no justification for shooting Rayshard Brooks as he fled.

# us-police - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Trump signs executive order on police reform following weeks of protests
# Policing
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# Policing

Trump signs executive order on police reform following weeks of protests

Jun 16th 2020, 9:14 PM 18,083 Views 45 Comments

The order would establish a database that tracks officers with excessive use of force complaints in their records.

# us-police - Friday 12 June, 2020

The Explainer: What does defunding the police mean?
# Podcast
From TheJournal.ie
# Podcast

The Explainer: What does defunding the police mean?

Jun 12th 2020, 12:20 PM 11,078 Views 5 Comments

Protesters in the US have been asking people to ‘defund the police’, but what does that mean? That’s what we’re asking on the podcast this week.

# us-police - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

New York police officer who shoved race protester to be charged
# Charged
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# Charged

New York police officer who shoved race protester to be charged

Jun 9th 2020, 4:40 PM 17,788 Views 0 Comments

The police officer was suspended from the force last week.

# us-police - Monday 8 June, 2020

Minneapolis councillors pledge to dismantle and rebuild police department
# Minneapolis
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# Minneapolis

Minneapolis councillors pledge to dismantle and rebuild police department

Jun 8th 2020, 7:04 AM 15,940 Views 85 Comments

The move comes amid nationwide protests against racism following the death of George Floyd.

# us-police - Friday 17 August, 2018

US police chief defends using taser on 87-year-old grandmother cutting dandelions
# Martha Al-bishara
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# Martha Al-bishara

US police chief defends using taser on 87-year-old grandmother cutting dandelions

Aug 17th 2018, 7:58 AM 59,817 Views 141 Comments

The police stunned her with a taser and handcuffed her after she failed to follow instructions to drop a knife.

# us-police - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Utah police officer fired after being caught on camera handcuffing and dragging nurse
# Alex Wubbels
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# Alex Wubbels

Utah police officer fired after being caught on camera handcuffing and dragging nurse

Oct 11th 2017, 10:50 PM 46,052 Views 29 Comments

A video went viral in August of Detective Jeff Payne handcuffing a nurse who refused to draw a patient’s blood.

# us-police - Thursday 3 August, 2017

'Armed and dangerous': Oxford University worker and US professor wanted over Chicago murder
# Murder Investigation
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# Murder Investigation

'Armed and dangerous': Oxford University worker and US professor wanted over Chicago murder

Aug 3rd 2017, 7:52 AM 22,935 Views 4 Comments

Police have alerted law enforcements around the US that the pair should be considered armed and dangerous.

# us-police - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Watch: The heartwarming moment police find an abducted young girl in a car park
# Safe And Sound
From TheJournal.ie
# Safe And Sound

Watch: The heartwarming moment police find an abducted young girl in a car park

Jan 5th 2016, 8:44 AM 35,359 Views 8 Comments

The child had been taken in Albuquerque after her mother’s car was stolen.

# us-police - Friday 4 December, 2015

WATCH: US cop places gun in black man's mouth 'to show off to his friends'
# Jenchesky Santiago
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# Jenchesky Santiago

WATCH: US cop places gun in black man's mouth 'to show off to his friends'

Dec 4th 2015, 11:01 PM 75,410 Views 37 Comments

“I dare you to f**king fight me, son…I just came from Iraq and I’m not scared of none of y’all.”

# us-police - Monday 16 November, 2015

Protests after US police allegedly shoot man in handcuffs
# Protest
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# Protest

Protests after US police allegedly shoot man in handcuffs

Nov 16th 2015, 6:07 PM 11,259 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened at around 1am on Sunday morning.

# us-police - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

'Hero' cop faked on-duty murder, took his own life
# Chicago
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# Chicago

'Hero' cop faked on-duty murder, took his own life

Nov 4th 2015, 8:23 PM 36,729 Views 21 Comments

Lieutenant Charles Gliniewicz had been embezzling money from a police program for local young people.

# us-police - Friday 2 October, 2015

WATCH: Police chief breaks down in tears after a baby is shot dead
# Enough Is Enough
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# Enough Is Enough

WATCH: Police chief breaks down in tears after a baby is shot dead

Oct 2nd 2015, 9:28 PM 25,947 Views 21 Comments

“This should not be happening in our city, and we’ve got to do something about it.”

# us-police - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Investigation under way after US police shoot dead armed man in a wheelchair
# Delaware
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# Delaware

Investigation under way after US police shoot dead armed man in a wheelchair

Sep 24th 2015, 9:42 PM 25,050 Views 50 Comments

Jeremy McDole’s family have called it an “execution”, but police say he was removing a gun from his waist.

# us-police - Sunday 30 August, 2015

"We've heard black lives matter. All lives matter. Well, cops' lives matter, too."
# Cold-blooded Assassination
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# Cold-blooded Assassination

"We've heard black lives matter. All lives matter. Well, cops' lives matter, too."

Aug 30th 2015, 7:08 AM 17,800 Views 73 Comments

Texas police say there’s a ‘dangerous rhetoric’ in America.

# us-police - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

WATCH: Woman tells police "I don't want to die in your cell" - hours before dying in jail
# Ralkina Jones
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# Ralkina Jones

WATCH: Woman tells police "I don't want to die in your cell" - hours before dying in jail

Aug 12th 2015, 11:51 PM 31,567 Views 29 Comments

Ralkina Jones was found dead in her jail cell near Cleveland, on 26 July.

# us-police - Thursday 6 August, 2015

An unarmed white teen was shot dead by US police. Why is there no outrage?
# Zachary Hammond
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# Zachary Hammond

An unarmed white teen was shot dead by US police. Why is there no outrage?

Aug 6th 2015, 10:44 PM 37,064 Views 96 Comments

Zachary Hammond was shot dead over two weeks ago.

# us-police - Thursday 16 July, 2015

WATCH: Police officer arrests naked woman after 'illegally' entering her house
# Disturbing
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# Disturbing

WATCH: Police officer arrests naked woman after 'illegally' entering her house

Jul 16th 2015, 8:49 PM 73,902 Views 73 Comments

A police report says the officer forced her to “look into his eyes” as he “lectured” her, in handcuffs.

# us-police - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Off-duty Missouri police officer fires 17 shots killing teen - police say he fired first
# Tensions
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# Tensions

Off-duty Missouri police officer fires 17 shots killing teen - police say he fired first

Oct 9th 2014, 10:09 AM 17,049 Views 81 Comments

St. Louis Police say the deceased man fired at the officer first.

# us-police - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Four-year-old hands out heroin at play school, thinking it's sweets
# Not So Sweet
From The Daily Edge
# Not So Sweet

Four-year-old hands out heroin at play school, thinking it's sweets

Oct 7th 2014, 6:00 PM 46,605 Views 40 Comments

Thankfully, no children were harmed.

# us-police - Monday 4 August, 2014

A 150-pound giant tortoise was found 'on the run' by US police
# Slow And Steady
From The Daily Edge
# Slow And Steady

A 150-pound giant tortoise was found 'on the run' by US police

Aug 4th 2014, 12:15 PM 2,018 Views 1 Comment

His name is Clark. Clark the tortoise.

# us-police - Friday 25 July, 2014

US police investigate creepy dolls modelled after young girls left outside family homes
# Doll Eyes
From The Daily Edge
# Doll Eyes

US police investigate creepy dolls modelled after young girls left outside family homes

Jul 25th 2014, 8:03 AM 3,700 Views 3 Comments

Shiver.

# us-police - Saturday 12 July, 2014

US police hunt for mystery poopers who defecated off railway bridge
# Holy Crap
From The Daily Edge
# Holy Crap

US police hunt for mystery poopers who defecated off railway bridge

Jul 12th 2014, 10:49 AM 2,213 Views 0 Comments

Yuck.

# us-police - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Child abductions from home relatively rare, say US experts
# Missing Children
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# Missing Children

Child abductions from home relatively rare, say US experts

Apr 24th 2012, 11:47 AM 1,731 Views 7 Comments

Police say they continue to keep an open mind in their investigation into the disappearance of Isabel Mercedes Celis, 6.

# us-police - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Three charged over alleged imprisonment of four people in Philadelphia basement
# Philadelphia
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# Philadelphia

Three charged over alleged imprisonment of four people in Philadelphia basement

Oct 18th 2011, 2:58 PM 793 Views 0 Comments

The four adults aged between 29 and 41 were found locked in a basement boiler room on Saturday.

# us-police - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Column: The gardaí need firearms for our safety – and theirs
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Column: The gardaí need firearms for our safety – and theirs

Jul 26th 2011, 9:00 AM 750 Views 51 Comments

Sending unarmed gardaí out to deal with violent crime is simply reckless, argues veteran US detective Edward Foy.

# us-police - Friday 22 April, 2011

Man convicted of murder in LA after police spot his tattoo depicting killing
# Oops
From The Daily Edge
# Oops

Man convicted of murder in LA after police spot his tattoo depicting killing

Apr 22nd 2011, 3:40 PM 2,666 Views 0 Comments

Tattoo gave fundamental clues for cold case investigators.

# us-police - Wednesday 25 August, 2010

Cops allowed to shoot post-Katrina looters, says report
# Katrina
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# Katrina

Cops allowed to shoot post-Katrina looters, says report

Aug 25th 2010, 3:28 PM 323 Views 0 Comments

Joint investigative project says police were allowed to shot thieves in the days after Hurricane Katrina.

# us-police - Friday 20 August, 2010

'Bonnie and Clyde' copycat couple captured
# US Manhunt
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# US Manhunt

'Bonnie and Clyde' copycat couple captured

Aug 20th 2010, 10:36 AM 374 Views 0 Comments

Prison break fugitive and cousin-fiancée finally tracked down.

# us-police - Tuesday 10 August, 2010

Search for 'Bonnie and Clyde' copycats
# US Manhunt
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# US Manhunt

Search for 'Bonnie and Clyde' copycats

Aug 10th 2010, 4:50 PM 202 Views 0 Comments

Stepfather makes unconventional appeal to fugitive couple on the run after US prison break.