JULIET LINDERMAN and SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 04/04 — Baltimore’s mayor and police chief worked closely with Justice Department investigators to scrutinize the city’s police force and embraced a plan they crafted to overhaul the troubled department.
THOMAS ADAMSON, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 03/28 — Violent clashes in Paris between baton-wielding police and protesters outraged at the police killing of a Chinese man in his home injured three police officers and led to the arrest of 35 protesters,
TOM HAYS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 03/25 — The latest in a string of brutality case against Rikers Island guards has added fuel to a growing debate on whether New York City’s notoriously violent jail complex has become so dysfunctional it should be shut down.
COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 03/24 — A police watchdog agency investigator who leaked the disciplinary record of a white police officer involved in the chokehold death of unarmed black man Eric Garner resigned on Thursday.
PARIS (AP) 03/20 — Several thousand people marched in Paris on Sunday against police violence.
The demonstration was the latest protest sparked by the alleged rape in February of a young black man with a police baton,
MICHAEL KUNZELMAN, Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) 03/20 — Jurors are set to hear attorneys’ opening statements Monday for the trial of a Louisiana law enforcement officer charged with murder in the shooting death of a 6-year-old autistic boy.
RAPHAEL SATTER, AP Cybersecurity Writer WASHINGTON (AP) 03/18 — The young hacker was told in no uncertain terms: You are safe with me.
“I am not trying to find out your true identity,”
BOSTON (AP) 03/03 — A federal appeals court has overturned a decision to dismiss a lawsuit accusing Maine State Police of failing to protect a woman whose former boyfriend allegedly went on a shooting rampage after she reported he raped her.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) 02/28 — Connecticut’s capital city has agreed to pay nearly $900,000 to a family whose dog was killed by two police officers 11 years ago.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) 02/27 — A Minnesota police officer has pleaded not guilty to manslaughter and other charges in the July shooting death of a black man.
SCOTT SMITH, Associated Press FRESNO, Calif. (AP) 02/21 — A California bank robber who used a hostage as a human shield in a deadly shootout with police following the heist and a wild car chase was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison during an emotional hearing.
GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) 02/18 — Watchdog groups that keep tabs on digital privacy rights are concerned that U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agents are searching the phones and other digital devices of international travelers at border checkpoints in U.S.
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) 02/09 — A judge in Ohio says a village must pay back all $3 million paid by drivers for speeding citations from automated traffic cameras.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) 02/15 — A judge is set to hear arguments on whether to dismiss the case against a Minnesota police officer who shot and killed a black man during a July traffic stop.
TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press LOXAHATCHEE, Fla. (AP) 02/12 — The parents of Seth Adams are sure Sgt. Michael Custer is lying about why he fatally shot their unarmed son in the parking lot of the family’s nursery business nearly five years ago,
PETER ORSI, Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) 02/07 — Look to your right: There’s the Pillar of Light, a towering monument shaped like a vanilla wafer cookie.
DENVER (AP) — Two Denver officers involved in a fatal shooting that sparked angry protests and followed high-profile killings by police elsewhere in the country will not be disciplined,
JESSICA GRESKO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/23 — Some innocent observers, including two journalists, were improperly swept up in a group of 230 people arrested after self-described anti-capitalists began breaking windows in Washington on Inauguration Day,
BEN FINLEY, Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) 01/19 — A Virginia prosecutor on Wednesday cleared two police officers in the shooting death of a woman who reached for a fake handgun in her waist band as they confronted her.