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.
BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 03/16 — A federal investigation that targeted violent Los Angeles jail guards took down the longtime former leader of the nation’s largest sheriff’s department.
MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 03/13 — Following nearly two weeks of testimony, jurors will hear closing statements Monday in the federal corruption trial of former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca.
ERIC TUCKER, MICHAEL TARM and DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 01/14 — Chicago officials are pledging to revamp the city Police Department following a scathing federal report,
ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 01/14 — As a younger lawyer, Loretta Lynch prosecuted New York police officers who sodomized a Haitian immigrant in a precinct bathroom.
JULIET LINDERMAN and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 01/13 — The scathing findings of a federal investigation into Baltimore police practices after the death of a shackled man in a transport van and the court-enforceable agreement to improve policing in the city speak to much broader failures rooted in the culture of the long-troubled agency.
MICHAEL TARM and DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 01/13 — Chicago police have violated the constitutional rights of residents for years, permitting racial bias against blacks,
LISA MARIE PANE, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 01/11 — The so-called “Ferguson effect” — officers backing off of policing out of fear that their actions will be questioned after the fact — has been talked about but never really quantified.
MARTHA WAGGONER, Associated Press ROLESVILLE, N.C. (AP) 01/05 — As two girls fought in the cafeteria area of a North Carolina high school, another student raised her cellphone to make a video,
GERRY SHIH, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) 12/28 — Thousands among China’s middle class are signing online petitions to protest the dropping of an alleged police brutality case,
ASHOK SHARMA, Associated Press NEW DELHI (AP) 12/19 — Nearly 600 people died in Indian police custody from 2009-2015, many of them after being tortured,
TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) 10/20 — A Milwaukee police officer who fatally shot a black man in August, sparking several nights of unrest,