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Supreme Court Rules Police Need Warrant to Obtain Cellphone Tracking Records

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 12:00
The justices, by a 5-4 vote, said the 4th Amendment protects the data from being searched without a warrant, even though these records are collected and held by a private company.
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No Federal Money for Arming Teachers

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 11:45
The Department of Homeland Security would not be able to use two big federal grant programs to pay for arming teachers, thanks to a provision tucked into House legislation that quietly passed this week.
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Victimology & Bullying Survey

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 10:11
The end goal is to ascertain if there is any connection between a societal shift toward pacifism and the perception of being the victim of bullying.
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Florida Deputy Shot At During Pursuit Says He's Lucky to Be Alive

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 06:05
An already unbelievable police chase turned even more chaotic when authorities say a suspect opened fire on Martin County Sheriff's Deputy Gavin Werner.
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San Francisco Police Pushing 'De-Escalation' Tactics

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 06:02
San Francisco police are now using de-escalation tactics in some tricky situations. The city recently honored officers who helped bring dangerous confrontations to a peaceful end.
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Police Reportedly Closing In On 1970s Serial Killer Known As 'The Doodler'

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 05:59
San Francisco police are reportedly closing in on a serial killer known as "The Doodler." Authorities said he is responsible for the killings of more than a dozen gay men in the 1970s.
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Police Organizations Urge Restraint in Judging Officer

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 05:11
The county and state fraternal orders of police are urging people to reserve judgment until the legal process plays out for Michael Rosfeld, the police officer who shot and killed 17-year-old Antwon Rose.
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Two Fallen Kansas Sheriff's Deputies Laid to Rest

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 04:52
In front of each casket sat a grieving family, collectively mourning slain Wyandotte County Sheriff's Deputies Theresa King and Patrick Rohrer, who were killed in a shooting last Friday while transporting a prisoner.
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Body Camera Videos Show Chaotic Scene After Ammunition Goes Off As Vehicle Burns

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 04:40
Nevada Highway Patrol Troopers Daniel Slattery and Christopher Black arrived at the scene last Saturday and soon discovered that 1,000 rounds of ammunition were going off in a burning car.
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Shootings Caught on Tape in NYC Gang Takedown

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 04:30
A mall shooting that sent terrified shoppers running and filled busy streets with gun blasts was how trigger-happy goons amused themselves, according to shocking footage released in a Brooklyn gang takedown.
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Activist Shares Phone Numbers, Addresses of More Than 1,000 ICE Employees

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 04:20
A self-proclaimed anti-fascist activist mined the professional networking service LinkedIn for the public profiles of anyone currently employed by ICE on Tuesday, posting his findings in a now-defunct Medium blog post.
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Texas Sheriff Bans Deputies From Working at Shelter

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 04:15
El Paso County Sheriff Richard Wiles has banned his deputies from working off-duty security at the tent facility for immigrant children separated from their parents.
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Independent Panel to Review NYPD Disciplinary Practices

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 04:05
The NYPD has set up an outside panel of experts to review its disciplinary practices, a move the police union believes will lead to more “heavy-handed” punishment.
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Video: California Deputy Breaks Window to Free Bear Trapped in Car

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 04:00
A Placer County Deputy broke a window of a Subaru Outback to let the bear escape into a heavily forested area.
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Ohio Police Officer Wounded, Suspect Dead in Shootout

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 16:53
A Parma police officer tried to wrap his arms around the suspect but was unsuccessful, allowing the man to fire one shot and hit the detective in the knee and thigh area.
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Videos: Las Vegas Patrol Cars Became Ambulances During Mass Shooting

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 12:26
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department released 23 videos Wednesday from the body cameras of officers as they responded to the largest shooting massacre in modern U.S. history.
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Massachusetts Trooper Hospitalized After Possible Exposure to Fentanyl

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 12:10
Massachusetts State Police trooper was hospitalized early Thursday morning after suffering a potential exposure to fentanyl during a motor vehicle stop in Barnstable.
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Suspect in Slayings of Kansas Deputies Now in Jail

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 12:00
The man earlier identified by sources as the inmate who allegedly shot and killed two Wyandotte County deputies was booked into the Johnson County Jail on Wednesday.
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California Lawmakers Consider Limiting Police Use of Fatal Force

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 06:21
Legislators are considering a bill that would require officers to only lethal use force as a last resort.
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LAPD Breaks Up Vigil for Slain Rapper

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 06:18
Police officers dispersed the crowd, which did not have a permit, at about 9 p.m. using non-lethal force that included tear gas.
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