DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) 06/25— Eight brutality lawsuits settled over the past 10 months paint a disturbing picture of a former Connecticut police officer accused of beating people while they were handcuffed and ordering his police dog to attack others who were not resisting arrest.
DAN SEWELL, Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) 06/24 — A second mistrial was declared Friday in the case of a white University of Cincinnati officer who killed an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop.
IVAN MORENO, Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) 06/22 — A Milwaukee jury needed less than two days of deliberations to acquit a former police officer in the on-duty shooting of a black man last year that sparked two nights of violence on the city’s north side.
PHUONG LE and GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) 06/20 — The initial conversation between a pregnant woman and two Seattle police officers seemed polite,
STEVE KARNOWSKI and AMY FORLITI, Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) 06/17 — A Minnesota police officer was cleared Friday in the fatal shooting of Philando Castile,
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) 06/13 — An appeals court is considering dismissing a manslaughter charge against a Florida deputy who fatally shot a black man carrying an air rifle.
JONATHAN MATTISE, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 05/22 — Stefanie Fry had finished her lunch break at home and was getting ready to drive back to work in February when she saw two people run by in her rearview mirror.
DAN SEWELL, Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) 05/22 — Prosecutors, attorneys and people across the Cincinnati region have had six months to analyze and debate the hung jury result in the murder trial of a white police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 05/20 — The family of a black 13-year-old boy fatally shot by a white Columbus police officer after a suspected robbery last year said it is “completely dissatisfied”
JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS, Associated Press TULSA, Okla. (AP) 05/18 — A jury on Wednesday acquitted a white Oklahoma police officer who says she fired out of fear last year when she killed an unarmed black man with his hands held above his head.
WASHINGTON (AP) 05/15 — The Supreme Court has declined to hear a New Mexico mother’s appeal over her son’s arrest for disrupting his seventh grade gym class with fake burps.
MARYCLAIRE DALE, Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) 05/13 — The state’s top prosecutor on Friday charged a speeding Amtrak engineer with causing a catastrophe, involuntary manslaughter and other crimes in a deadly 2015 derailment that came after he accelerated to 106 mph on a 50 mph curve.
LISA CORNWELL, Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) 05/13 — An 8-year-old boy shown on surveillance video being knocked to the floor unconscious at school two days before he killed himself told staff he had fainted and never said he had been bullied or assaulted,
JONATHAN MATTISE and SHEILA BURKE, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 05/12 — A white Nashville police officer won’t face charges for shooting and killing an armed black man after a traffic stop in February,
ROD McGUIRK, Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) 05/01 — Uber has suspended a driver in Australia while police investigate allegations that he told a passenger he led an organization related to the Islamic State movement and planned to blow up Parliament House,
AMY FORLITI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 04/15 — Authorities in Minnesota have filed child protection petitions for two 7-year-old girls who prosecutors say were brought to Michigan by their mothers for a genital mutilation procedure.
DON BABWIN and SARA BURNETT, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 04/13 — The passenger dragged from a United flight lost two front teeth and suffered a broken nose and a concussion,
DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 04/13 — The video of a passenger being dragged by an officer from a United Express flight put an unwanted spotlight on the little-known police force that guards Chicago’s two main airports and could threaten the agency’s future.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 04/12 — A California police officer seen on video hurling a jaywalker to the ground and repeatedly punching him in the face will be the subject of a criminal investigation,
DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 04/12 — After people were horrified by video of a passenger getting dragged off a full United Express flight by airport police,