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Albuquerque marks 50th anniversary of Mexican American uprising over police violence

Activists in Albuquerque this week commemorated the 50th anniversary of one of the first modern Mexican American rebellions against police over discrimination and harassment. Why…

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Woman killed when car strikes protesters in Minnesota

A woman was killed and three others were injured on Sunday after a vehicle struck a group of people protesting police brutality in the streets…

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Over 2,600 Latinos have died at the hands of U.S. police since 2014

Data: UnidosUS and U.S. Census Bureau; Chart: Will Chase/Axios Over 2,600 Latinos have died at the hands of police since 2014, more than double what…

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Video shows officer saying ‘you shouldn’t be able to breathe’ moments before jailed man’s death

Body camera footage obtained by a local Tennessee outlet showed law enforcement officials told a jailed man they restrained, “you shouldn’t be able to breathe” shortly before…

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Utah law mandates autism awareness training for police officers

A new law passed by the Utah state legislature in March will require police officers to complete mandatory training on autism awareness.The law, which took…

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The Pentagon is tracking US citizens without a warrant, Senator says

The Pentagon may be using commercial data to track Americans without due legal process, according to a letter from Senator Ron Wyden. Source: https://www.engadget.com/the-pentagon-is-doing-warrantless-us-surveillance-ron-wyden-101201315.html Droolin’…

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Unreleased bodycam video reportedly shows cops lied about black man they killed in his car

Bodycam video shows that Andrew Brown Jr. didn’t drive into or toward deputies who shot him dead, according to a lawyer permitted to see some…

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Alabama officer convicted of murder stays on city payroll

An Alabama police officer who was taken off duty after a murder conviction will continue to receive a paycheck from the city of Huntsville, ……

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Internal probe finds officers shouldn’t have shot into Breonna Taylor’s apartment

Two investigators who conducted an internal probe into the death of Breonna Taylor determined the three Louisville Police Department (LPD) involved should not have fired shots into her…

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Prosecutors seek more severe sentence for Chauvin than in state guidelines

Prosecutors are seeking a more severe sentence for Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis Police officer convicted of second-degree murder and other charges in the death of…

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Man dies after being pinned to ground by California officers during arrest

Police in Alameda, Calif., have released footage from body cameras worn by officers who pinned a man to the ground before he died earlier this month.Video ……

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Andrew Brown Jr.’s son says snippet of body cam footage showed an ‘execution’

Khalil Ferebee, the son of Andrew Brown Jr. who was fatally shot by deputies in North Carolina last week, said his father’s death “was an execution” a…

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NY state lawmaker unveils bill to block fired officers from jobs in other departments

A group of state legislators in New York is collaborating on legislation that would prevent police officers who are fired by their respective departments from being…

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Here’s what the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act would do

President Joe Biden says the guilty verdicts against Derek Chauvin are a “step forward.” Now he wants Congress to pass police reforms. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/here-s-what-george-floyd-justice-policing-act-would-do-n1264825 Droolin’…

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Iowa man receives $8 million settlement after being shot and paralyzed by police

A man in Iowa received an $8 million settlement after being shot by police in 2016 left him paralyzed. The City of Cedar Rapids’ settlement with…

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Merrick Garland says Chauvin’s guilty verdict not enough – Minneapolis Police Dept now being investigated

On the day that Derek Chauvin murdered George Floyd in May 2020, the Minneapolis Police Department put out a press release that painted quite a…

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Cheers erupt outside courtroom as Chauvin guilty verdict is delivered – video

Crowds gathered outside a courtroom in Minneapolis reacted in jubilation when jurors returned a verdict of guilty on all three charges against the former police…

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Chauvin cases goes to jury as nation braces for verdict

The city of Minneapolis and the nation at large began a tense waiting game Monday after closing arguments were heard in the trial of former…

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A heavily fortified Minneapolis awaits verdict in Chauvin trial

MINNEAPOLIS — Attorneys in the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer charged with killing George Floyd are set to make their closing arguments Monday,…

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Protesters demand police reform after shooting of 13-year-old in Chicago

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets in Chicago on Friday evening demanding police department reform a day after the … Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/548804-protesters-pour-into-streets-calling-for-police-reform-after-shooting-of Droolin’ Dog…

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Tamir Rice’s family asks justice department to reopen case into his death

Federal prosecutors said in late 2020 they would not bring charges against the two police officers involved The family of 12-year-old Tamir Rice, who was…

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Pence undergoes surgery to receive pacemaker

Former Vice President Mike Pence underwent successful surgery on Wednesday to implant a pacemaker after experiencing symptoms associated with a slow heart rate, his office disclosed Thursday.Pence was…

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