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Boston Globe
John J. Kelly, 67, veteran and activistto be alive, and he made a vow to himself that he was going to live life to the
John J. Kelly, 67, veteran and activist
Boston Globe / Posted 7 minutes ago
to be alive, and he made a vow to himself that he was going to live life to the fullest,” Jim said. Mr. Kelly was a Boston police dispatcher until complications from his injuries curtailed his working life. He also ran unsuccessfully for... Read more
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Boston Globe
Seven people stabbed in Boston’s Theater Districtpeople were stabbed with knives and bottles early Sunday morning on Tremont Str
Seven people stabbed in Boston’s Theater District
Boston Globe / Posted 49 minutes ago
people were stabbed with knives and bottles early Sunday morning on Tremont Street in the Theater District, according to Boston police. Four victims were transported from the scene for medical attention and three others walked into local... Read more
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USA Today
6 stabbed in fight near Boston nightclubsactivity. Emerson police on Sunday morning declined to offer additional specifi
6 stabbed in fight near Boston nightclubs
USA Today / Posted an hour ago
activity. Emerson police on Sunday morning declined to offer additional specifics, citing the ongoing investigation. Boston Police said all the victims suffered non life-threatening injuries; their identities were not made public. Boston... Read more
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CBS News
Multiple people stabbed near Emerson College in Bostontwo suspects were still at large, police told the Globe one of the wounded they
Multiple people stabbed near Emerson College in Boston
CBS News / Posted 3 hours ago
two suspects were still at large, police told the Globe one of the wounded they discovered is believed to be a suspect. Boston Police Superintendent Bernard O’Rourke told the Globe that police were called to the scene about a fight in the... Read more
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Boston Herald
11 honored for Boston public servicerefusing to let children fail and only stopping when kids see success. • Donna
11 honored for Boston public service
Boston Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
refusing to let children fail and only stopping when kids see success. • Donna Gavin, lieutenant, Human Trafficking Unit, Boston Police Department, for fighting for justice and caring for victims in need of a champion. • Daniel Humphreys,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Emerson College warns students of stabbings near campusStreet in the Theater District. Aimee Ortiz/Globe Staff One of those wounded
Emerson College warns students of stabbings near campus
Boston Globe / Posted 7 hours ago
Street in the Theater District. Aimee Ortiz/Globe Staff One of those wounded is critical and in surgery, police said. Boston Police Superintendent Bernard O’Rourke said police have identified a suspect. Emerson College sent an alert to its... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Local Experts React to Massachusettes ‘Right to Run’ RulingCourt, black males may have a valid reason to avoid police. The case stems fro
Local Experts React to Massachusettes ‘Right to Run’ Ruling
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 14 hours ago
Court, black males may have a valid reason to avoid police. The case stems from an incident in December 2011, where a Boston police officer looking for a burglary suspect stopped a black man. The man ran and was later found to have had an... Read more
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Boston Globe
Black bears have been spotted in and around ConcordBlack bears have been sighted in towns northwest of Boston, police said, and of
Black bears have been spotted in and around Concord
Boston Globe / Posted 22 hours ago
Black bears have been sighted in towns northwest of Boston, police said, and officials are now providing tips for what residents can do if they run into one. People have reported seeing black bears in the Acton, Sudbury, and Concord region, Concord... Read more
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Boston Globe
Police searching for suspect in Jamaica Plain assaultBoston police are looking for a man who allegedly assaulted a woman while she w
Police searching for suspect in Jamaica Plain assault
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Boston police are looking for a man who allegedly assaulted a woman while she was walking near Jamaica Pond on Thursday evening. Officers responded to a report of an indecent assault around 10 p.m., according to the Boston Police Department. The... Read more
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Boston Herald
MBTA police union: We’ll consider body camerasRadio that he and Transit police Chief Kenneth Green would like to explore equi
MBTA police union: We’ll consider body cameras
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
Radio that he and Transit police Chief Kenneth Green would like to explore equipping their officers with the cameras. Boston police are now testing a pilot body-camera program. Condon said he was surprised by the suggestion when he heard it... Read more
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Boston Globe
Police looking for suspect in Jamaica Plain assaultBoston police are looking for a man who allegedly assaulted a woman in Jamaica
Police looking for suspect in Jamaica Plain assault
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Boston police are looking for a man who allegedly assaulted a woman in Jamaica Plain Thursday night, police said. At around 10 p.m., police responded to a report of indecent assault near Jamaica Pond, police said in a statement. The victim told... Read more
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New Now Next
Gay Cop Who "Doesn't Talk About" Being Gay Joins "Survivor" CastA 42-year-old Boston police sergeant named Bret is one of the new cast members
Gay Cop Who "Doesn't Talk About" Being Gay Joins "Survivor" Cast
New Now Next / Posted yesterday
A 42-year-old Boston police sergeant named Bret is one of the new cast members of Survivor’s 33rd season, which premiered Wednesday. Bret is openly (albeit selectively) gay but revealed he won’t be talking about it much on the upcoming season... Read more
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The News & Observer
Black men may have good reason to flee police, Massachusetts rulesafter trying to run from police. Judges noted a history of black men being disp
Black men may have good reason to flee police, Massachusetts rules
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
after trying to run from police. Judges noted a history of black men being disproportionately stopped and frisked by Boston police and urged other judges to consider the possibility of racial profiling when "weighing flight as a factor" in a... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Christmas music in September? 103.7 Play gets in the spiritin tasing death of Linwood Lambert The Halifax County Commonwealth's Attorney
Christmas music in September? 103.7 Play gets in the spirit
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
in tasing death of Linwood Lambert The Halifax County Commonwealth's Attorney will not press charges against the South Boston Police department. (Source: NBC12) A federal prosecutor says he will not pursue federal criminal civil rights charges... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston police commissioner wants officers wearing name tagsBOSTON (AP) — Boston Police Commissioner William Evans is calling for the depar
Boston police commissioner wants officers wearing name tags
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — Boston Police Commissioner William Evans is calling for the department to require that officers wear name tags on their uniforms in addition to badges. But the leader of the city’s largest police union says the move would be... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Boston police commissioner wants officers wearing name tagsBOSTON (AP) - Boston Police Commissioner William Evans is calling for the depar
Boston police commissioner wants officers wearing name tags
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Boston Police Commissioner William Evans is calling for the department to require that officers wear name tags on their uniforms in addition to badges. But the leader of the city's largest police union says the move would be... Read more
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Boston Herald
T superintendent wants body camsof body cameras up to Transit Police Chief Kenneth Green, who is in agreement t
T superintendent wants body cams
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
of body cameras up to Transit Police Chief Kenneth Green, who is in agreement that such a program — now being tested by Boston police — could work on the T. “It’s not something that we would just roll out. It is something where we would have to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Justice held hostage by a lack of trustWASHINGTON — The police shooting of a black man in Charlotte, N.C., and the sub
Justice held hostage by a lack of trust
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON — The police shooting of a black man in Charlotte, N.C., and the subsequent civil unrest has community members, public officials and law enforcement chiefs across the country agreeing on one thing — there’s a need for... Read more
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Boston Globe
First body cameras, next, name tags?across the country, but the leader of the city’s largest police union says the
First body cameras, next, name tags?
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
across the country, but the leader of the city’s largest police union says the move would be “unnecessary.’’ Requiring Boston police to wear name tags, ubiquitous uniform accessories worn by doctors, firefighters, restaurant workers, and flight... Read more
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The News & Observer
How many stop and frisk arrests led to convictions?be responding to fear of racial profiling rather than trying to hide committing
How many stop and frisk arrests led to convictions?
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
be responding to fear of racial profiling rather than trying to hide committing a crime. The court, in its ruling, cited a Boston Police Department study that found black men were subjected to stop and frisk at a disproportionate rate between 2007... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man injured in daytime shooting in Roxburysuffered non-life threatening injuries, police said. The man was shot at 4:24
Man injured in daytime shooting in Roxbury
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
suffered non-life threatening injuries, police said. The man was shot at 4:24 p.m. at 197 Humboldt Avenue in Roxbury, Boston police spokesman Stephen McNulty said. No arrest was immediately announced. The incident is under investigation at... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useVa. Smalls' brother, Linwood R. Lambert Jr., died in police custody in May of 2
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
Va. Smalls' brother, Linwood R. Lambert Jr., died in police custody in May of 2013 after being repeatedly stunned by South Boston police. U.S. Attorney John Fishwick Jr. said Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, that he will not pursue federal criminal civil... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useVa. Smalls' brother, Linwood R. Lambert Jr., died in police custody in May of 2
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
Va. Smalls' brother, Linwood R. Lambert Jr., died in police custody in May of 2013 after being repeatedly stunned by South Boston police. U.S. Attorney John Fishwick Jr. said Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, that he will not pursue federal criminal civil... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useVa. Smalls' brother, Linwood R. Lambert Jr., died in police custody in May of 2
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Va. Smalls' brother, Linwood R. Lambert Jr., died in police custody in May of 2013 after being repeatedly stunned by South Boston police. U.S. Attorney John Fishwick Jr. said Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, that he will not pursue federal criminal civil... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun useVa. Smalls' brother, Linwood R. Lambert Jr., died in police custody in May of 2
Virginia officers won't face federal charges in stun gun use
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
Va. Smalls' brother, Linwood R. Lambert Jr., died in police custody in May of 2013 after being repeatedly stunned by South Boston police. U.S. Attorney John Fishwick Jr. said Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, that he will not pursue federal criminal civil... Read more
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CNN
Massachusetts court: black man fleeing police does not signify guiltspecific to Boston. The court warned that a reasonable suspicion calculus "cann
Massachusetts court: black man fleeing police does not signify guilt
CNN / Posted 2 days ago
specific to Boston. The court warned that a reasonable suspicion calculus "cannot be divorced from the finding in a recent Boston Police Department report documenting a pattern of racial profiling" of black males in the city. The court said it did... Read more
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CNN
Backlash to police shootings resonates beyond Charlotte, Tulsain Massachusetts tossed out a five-year-old gun conviction in the case of Jimmy
Backlash to police shootings resonates beyond Charlotte, Tulsa
CNN / Posted 2 days ago
in Massachusetts tossed out a five-year-old gun conviction in the case of Jimmy Warren, a black man from Boston. In 2011, Boston police investigating a home robbery received a report that three black men had left the home. As officers searched for... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun caseVa. Smalls' brother, Linwood R. Lambert Jr., died in police custody in May of 2
No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun case
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Va. Smalls' brother, Linwood R. Lambert Jr., died in police custody in May of 2013 after being repeatedly stunned by South Boston police. U.S. Attorney John Fishwick Jr. said Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, that he will not pursue federal criminal civil... Read more
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ABC Montana
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun caseafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun case
ABC Montana / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Grand jury: murder charges against Dinwiddie officer should not move forwardin tasing death of Linwood Lambert The Halifax County Commonwealth's Attorney
Grand jury: murder charges against Dinwiddie officer should not move forward
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
in tasing death of Linwood Lambert The Halifax County Commonwealth's Attorney will not press charges against the South Boston Police department. (Source: NBC12) A federal prosecutor says he will not pursue federal criminal civil rights charges... Read more
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WALB Albany
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun caseafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun case
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun caseafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun case
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun caseafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun case
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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Salon.com
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun caseafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun case
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun caseafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun case
WGEM Quincy / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun caseafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun case
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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Daily Herald
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun caseafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun case
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun caseafter officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillan
Feds: No charges against officers in Virginia stun gun case
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 2 days ago
after officers fatally shot black men. Police car dash and hospital surveillance videos released last year show South Boston Police Officers Tiffany Bratton, Clifton Mann and Travis Clay using their stun guns repeatedly on Lambert after they... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Federal review clears Va. officers who Tasered man 20 times before deathLambert was tased about 20 times. SOUTH BOSTON, Va. — A federal review determi
Federal review clears Va. officers who Tasered man 20 times before death
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
Lambert was tased about 20 times. SOUTH BOSTON, Va. — A federal review determined that three South Boston Police Officers did not use unreasonable force against Linwood Lambert, who died after he was Tasered 20 times in 2013. The independent review... Read more
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