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SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) 09/29 — A lawyer for a white Oklahoma police officer accused of manslaughter in an unarmed black man’s death says she was so hyper-focused on the situation that she didn’t hear other officers arrive on the scene or even the deadly gunshot she fired from her handgun.

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DANICA KIRKA, Associated Press LONDON (AP) 09/29 — A Cambridge University study of British and U.S. police shows a 93 percent decrease in the number of complaints made against officers when they are using body cameras — pivotal findings that suggest the simple devices could reduce conflicts between police and the public.

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PARIS (AP) 09/28 — European police agency Europol says the threat from ransomware has now eclipsed other forms of online theft, a sign of how quickly the computer-scrambling software has found favor in the electronic underworld.

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Sheriff Clarke detains unruly airline passenger

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee County’s sheriff says he detained an airline passenger who became drunk and disorderly on a flight originating in Milwaukee.

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Two charged in 1973 killings of 2 California girls

DON THOMPSON, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 09/15 — Two men charged with murder in the 1973 shotgun slayings of two young girls can’t face the death penalty because it wasn’t an option when the girls were sexually assaulted and killed,

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Video shows DC officers performing CPR on bleeding man

BEN NUCKOLS, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 09/27 — A motorcyclist who was fatally shot by a District of Columbia police officer bled heavily on the sidewalk next to a police car as an onlooker screamed and officers performed CPR on the wounded man for more than three minutes,

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