By JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) 03/09 — A white police officer whose body camera recorded him beating a black pedestrian he accused of jaywalking has been arrested on assault charges in North Carolina.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 01/18 — A jury in Florida took just 20 minutes to find an officer who threatened to send nude photos of his former girlfriend to their colleagues on their police force guilty of extortion.Read more »
By BRIAN MELLEY and ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 01/04 — A Los Angeles man suspected of making a hoax emergency call that led to the fatal police shooting of a Kansas man told a judge Wednesday he would not fight efforts to send him to Wichita to face charges.
By FRANK JORDANS, Associated Press BERLIN (AP) 12/30 — A German police union boss has criticized organizers of Berlin’s annual open-air New Year’s Eve party for designating a special “safety area”
By LINDSAY WHITEHURST, Associated PressSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah police officer whose rough arrest of a hospital nurse has drawn condemnation put the woman in handcuffs even after investigators told him not to worry about getting a blood sample he was seeking from a patient,Read more »
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania city has paid $95,000 to settle a lawsuit by a black college student who said he was wrongly shocked with a stun gun after police stopped to question him about a robbery.Read more »
By AMY FORLITI , Associated Press 09/03 – The videotaped arrest of a Utah nurse who refused to allow blood to be drawn from an unconscious patient has raised questions about how far officers can go to collect evidence and has led to policy changes within the Salt Lake City Police Department.Read more »
GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) 07/13 — A retired Air Force major is asking a federal court to declare Washington state’s cyberstalking law unconstitutional,
MARTHA BELLISLE, Associated Press 05/30 – The mayor of Portland, Oregon, on Monday urged U.S. officials and organizers to cancel a “Trump Free Speech Rally”
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 05/19 — A former Ohio State Highway Patrol commander accused of stalking a subordinate’s wife put a GPS tracking device on her car so he could follow her after she ended their affair,
SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press RENO, Nev. (AP) 05/07 — A longtime Nevada biologist is suing bear protection advocates at Lake Tahoe he accuses of harassing and threatening him through a “vicious and calculated”