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Judge rules against Kansas City plan to shift funds from police to community services

A Missouri judge on Tuesday ruled that the Kansas City Council violated state law when it approved plans to reallocate millions of dollars in funds away from…

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FBI raids NYPD’s sergeant union headquarters

The FBI raided the headquarters of the New York Police Department’s sergeant’s union on Tuesday.A spokesman for the FBI’s New York office told The Hill…

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Police departments across U.S. are mandating LGBTQ training

Following a string of violence against Black trans women, LGBTQ activists in New York took to the streets in summer 2020 to draw attention to…

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California legislature passes bill banning certain police holds

The California legislature passed a bill Thursday banning police officers from using certain holds when arresting suspects.The bill passed the state’s Assembly in a 50-15…

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Colorado officers, paramedics charged in 2019 death of Elijah McClain

Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser (D) announced Wednesday that three police officers and two paramedics have been charged in the 2019 death of Elijah McClain, a…

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LAPD releases footage of officers using Taser on NBA’s Jaxson Hayes

The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) on Friday released video footage of an incident involving NBA player Jaxson Hayes in which an officer used a stun gun on the New…

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DOJ launches probe of Phoenix police department

The Department of Justice (DOJ) is launching a probe of the city of Phoenix and its police department, Attorney General Merrick Garland and Assistant Attorney General Kristen…

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Detroit police investigating after video shows officer apparently punching man in face

The Detroit Police Department (DPD) is investigating a viral video showing an officer apparently punching a man in the face, … Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/565992-detroit-police-investigating-after-video-shows-officer-apparently Droolin’ Dog…

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Columbus officials praise pilot program that uses social workers instead of police for drug, mental health emergencies

The Alternative Response Pilot Program, a part-time pilot program in Columbus, Ohio, has been a large success for the city, leading officials to plan an…

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Body camera footage shows Colorado officer choking unarmed man: ‘You’re killing me’

Police in Aurora, Colo., on Tuesday release body camera footage from a violent encounter last week in which a suspect can be heard saying “You’re…

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Ballot language to replace police department gets Minneapolis council’s OK

The city has been under pressure to overhaul its policing system following George Floyd’s fatal encounter with former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin last year….

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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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Posted in ! #Headlines #BlackLivesMatter #HateCrimes #Newsfeed #PoliceBrutality #PoliceReform #Political #Racism Tennessee

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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Posted in ! #Headlines #Crime #Government #Newsfeed #Police #PoliceReform #Political Alabama

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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Posted in ! #Headlines #BlackLivesMatter #HateCrimes #Newsfeed #PoliceReform #Political Minnesota

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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