Tag Archives: Police Protocol

Police: Student killed by officers had pellet gun

Police: Student killed by officers had pellet gun BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) – An armed eighth-grader gunned down by police officers in the hallway of his Texas middle school Wednesday was brandishing a pellet gun that looked like a firearm, and … Continue reading

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Ark. cop suspended after using Taser on girl, 10

Ark. cop suspended after using Taser on girl, 10 OZARK, Ark. – A police officer who used a stun gun on an unruly 10-year-old girl after he said her mother gave him permission has been suspended — not for using … Continue reading

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Gates arrest reignites debate on race

Gates arrest reignites debate on race It began with a routine tip about a suspected burglary, with a white cop squaring off against a black suspect. Now the president and the rest of the nation are weighing in. More than … Continue reading

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