SUDHIN THANAWALA, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 10/13 — San Francisco police use force against blacks more often than other racial groups and pull over African American drivers at a disproportionately high rate,
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) 10/13 — Two men are in jail and police are looking for two others in connection with the death of a teenager whose drug overdose led investigators to a human trafficking ring.
DAVID RISING and FRANK JORDANS, Associated Press BERLIN (AP) 10/13 — A 22-year-old Syrian man suspected of planning an Islamic extremist bombing attack strangled himself by tying his shirt to the bars of his jail cell,
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) 10/13 — A gang member who prosecutors say targeted, ambushed and killed two Palm Springs police officers is scheduled to appear in court.
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) 10/13 — A man accused of setting off bombs in New Jersey and New York, injuring more than 30 people, is scheduled to be arraigned on charges he tried to kill police officers in New Jersey before they captured him.
BOSTON (AP) 10/13 — A man wearing body armor and armed with an assault style rifle shot two Boston police officers who were responding to a report of a domestic disturbance,
MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) 10/11 — The case against two former New Mexico police officers charged in the death of a homeless man ended in a mistrial Tuesday when jurors told the judge they were hopelessly deadlocked on the counts of second-degree murder.
AMY TAXIN and JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) 10/12 — A gunman used an assault rifle to kill two police officers who were responding to a domestic disturbance call at the California home of the suspect’s family,
DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) 10/12 — As Americans debate the expanding campaign to legalize marijuana, two of the nation’s most prominent human rights organizations are urging a far bolder step — the decriminalization of possession and personal use of all illicit drugs.
PAISLEY, Fla. (AP) 10/12 — Officials in Florida say a woman was reaching for her cellphone when she was shot and wounded by a sheriff’s deputy after being pulled over for running a stop sign in a stolen car.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. (AP) 10/12 — Four black men are facing assault charges in connection with the beating of a white Alabama high school student who had posted pro-police comments online.
PARIS (AP) 10/12 — Lawyers for the only surviving suspect in last November’s attack in Paris say they will no longer defend him because he refuses to speak.
JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS, Associated Press TULSA, Okla. (AP) 10/12 — An unarmed black man shot dead by a white police officer after his car broke down on a city street last month was high on the hallucinogenic drug PCP in when he died,
ASTRID GALVAN, Associated Press NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) 10/11 — The hills on the Arizona border with Mexico are steep and bumpy as Paul Estrada drives along the fence,
PARIS (AP) 10/11 — France will open its first safe-injection room for drug addicts despite years of efforts by conservatives to block the plan.
MACON, Ga. (AP) 10/11 — Authorities say a suspected shoplifter was acting erratically and may have been on drugs when he got into a fight with a Georgia deputy who fatally shot him.
JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 10/11— A judge will hold a hearing Tuesday to discuss legal issues raised by a recommendation that prosecutors charge a famously defiant Arizona sheriff with criminal contempt of court for defying orders in a racial profiling case.
Website shareholders jailed on California pimping charge
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 10/10 — California authorities say the former owners of the Village Voice in New York City have been arrested days after they were charged with sex trafficking through their control of an online site that advertises escort services.
PHOENIX (AP) 10/10 — A Tucson man, Mahin Khan, accused of plotting a terrorist attack on a motor vehicle office in metro Phoenix has agreed to a plea deal and is facing at least seven years in an Arizona prison,
AMY TAXIN and JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) 10/10 — A domestic violence call that ended the lives of two California police officers last weekend was the kind of report that many authorities say they hate and fear the most.