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McDonough County Voice
An ‘open door’: Police Chief Barker lends ear to concernsfor one-to-one conversations. Barker also announced that the department would s
An ‘open door’: Police Chief Barker lends ear to concerns
McDonough County Voice / Posted yesterday
for one-to-one conversations. Barker also announced that the department would soon be sponsoring an annual 10-week Citizens Police Academy to familiarize Macomb residents with the department and its resources. The absence of minority police... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Small plane crashes into home in Indiana, 2 people hurttraining in Owensboro Hundreds of rounds of ammunition were fire Thursday even
Small plane crashes into home in Indiana, 2 people hurt
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
training in Owensboro Hundreds of rounds of ammunition were fire Thursday evening in Daviess County due to the Owensboro Citizens Police Academy learning about gun safety. Police say the training exercises teach students how to properly use... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Missing Evansville man back hometraining in Owensboro Hundreds of rounds of ammunition were fire Thursday even
Missing Evansville man back home
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
training in Owensboro Hundreds of rounds of ammunition were fire Thursday evening in Daviess County due to the Owensboro Citizens Police Academy learning about gun safety. Police say the training exercises teach students how to properly use... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
ISP now involved in Wood Memorial investigationtraining in Owensboro Hundreds of rounds of ammunition were fire Thursday even
ISP now involved in Wood Memorial investigation
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
training in Owensboro Hundreds of rounds of ammunition were fire Thursday evening in Daviess County due to the Owensboro Citizens Police Academy learning about gun safety. Police say the training exercises teach students how to properly use... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Video allegedly showing baby drinking alcohol met with social media backlashtraining in Owensboro Hundreds of rounds of ammunition were fire Thursday even
Video allegedly showing baby drinking alcohol met with social media backlash
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
training in Owensboro Hundreds of rounds of ammunition were fire Thursday evening in Daviess County due to the Owensboro Citizens Police Academy learning about gun safety. Police say the training exercises teach students how to properly use... Read more
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Daily Mail
Parents of Ukrainian man, 23, who posed as student facing fraud chargehim. Klein said Samarin consulted with an immigration attorney before deciding
Parents of Ukrainian man, 23, who posed as student facing fraud charge
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
him. Klein said Samarin consulted with an immigration attorney before deciding to enter the pleas. Swatara Township Police Chief Jason Umberger testified that he first met Samarin while volunteering in December 2014 at a 'shop with a cop'... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
9/11 walk, ceremony to take place in WashingtonSept. 11 at Washington Park. Berlett of Washington said he got involved with t
9/11 walk, ceremony to take place in Washington
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
Sept. 11 at Washington Park. Berlett of Washington said he got involved with the walk, now in its 15th year, through the Citizens Police Academy. “The Washington high school cheerleaders actually started it in 2002,” Berlett said. After a... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Crime investigations, video, photos part of Ferndale�s new Citizens Police AcademyPolice Sgt. Barron Brown, the department�s community engagement officer, is hea
Crime investigations, video, photos part of Ferndale�s new Citizens Police Academy
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Police Sgt. Barron Brown, the department�s community engagement officer, is heading up the move to start the new Citizens Police Academy that is set to get underway in six weeks. People who live or work in the city are invited to sign up... Read more
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The Express-Times
Bethlehem forum on race calls for training, respectdifference every week in parent-teacher organizations, block watches and other
Bethlehem forum on race calls for training, respect
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
difference every week in parent-teacher organizations, block watches and other ways of getting involved in the community. Citizens police academy Bethlehem residents looking to learn more about police work are invited to take part in a citizens... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
Danbury Offers Citizens Police AcademyDANBURY, Conn. -- The Danbury Police Department is holding its next Citizens Po
Danbury Offers Citizens Police Academy
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted 9 days ago
DANBURY, Conn. -- The Danbury Police Department is holding its next Citizens Police Academy beginning Tuesday, Sept. 13, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. The free 11-week course will be held every Tuesday evening until Nov. 22. The class is open to the... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Looking on the bright side of lifeHarvey County Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Safehouse, Court Appointed Speci
Looking on the bright side of life
The Newton Kansan / Posted 11 days ago
Harvey County Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Safehouse, Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for children, the Newton Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association, Community Chaplain Response Team, Northview, the Kansas Guardianship Program and... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Old Town Cape's Tunes at Twilight moved due to rainPD accepting Citizen Police Academy applications The Carbondale Police Departm
Old Town Cape's Tunes at Twilight moved due to rain
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 12 days ago
PD accepting Citizen Police Academy applications The Carbondale Police Department is now accepting applications for the Citizens Police Academy, open to anyone 18 years of age or older. (Source: Rae Daniel, KFVS12) The Carbondale Police... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Family, friends to say their final goodbyes to Punta Gorda shooting victimIt has been almost a week since 73-year-old Mary Knowlton was shot and killed b
Family, friends to say their final goodbyes to Punta Gorda shooting victim
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 days ago
It has been almost a week since 73-year-old Mary Knowlton was shot and killed by a Punta Gorda police officer during a citizens police academy class. Family and friends are expected to say their last goodbyes to the longtime librarian at the First... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Arizona court rejects tribe's appeal in girl's adoption caseand Lincoln Street. Fire crews knocked down the flames and prevented the fire f
Arizona court rejects tribe's appeal in girl's adoption case
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 17 days ago
and Lincoln Street. Fire crews knocked down the flames and prevented the fire from spreading to nearby homes. Marana citizens police academy accepting applicationsMarana citizens police academy accepting applications Source: Marana Police... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Criminals pose as police in phone scamand Lincoln Street. Fire crews knocked down the flames and prevented the fire f
Criminals pose as police in phone scam
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 17 days ago
and Lincoln Street. Fire crews knocked down the flames and prevented the fire from spreading to nearby homes. Marana citizens police academy accepting applicationsMarana citizens police academy accepting applications Source: Marana Police... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Ways to volunteer help, provide donations for flood victimsand Lincoln Street. Fire crews knocked down the flames and prevented the fire f
Ways to volunteer help, provide donations for flood victims
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 17 days ago
and Lincoln Street. Fire crews knocked down the flames and prevented the fire from spreading to nearby homes. Marana citizens police academy accepting applicationsMarana citizens police academy accepting applications Source: Marana Police... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Citizens police academy taking applicationsThe Wood County Sheriff’s Office will host a citizens police academy beginning
Citizens police academy taking applications
The Toledo Blade / Posted 17 days ago
The Wood County Sheriff’s Office will host a citizens police academy beginning Sept. 8. County residents can learn about the operations and duties of the sheriff’s office. The class will meet from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each Thursday through Nov.... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Travel trailer catches fire on south sideand Lincoln Street. Fire crews knocked down the flames and prevented the fire f
Travel trailer catches fire on south side
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 17 days ago
and Lincoln Street. Fire crews knocked down the flames and prevented the fire from spreading to nearby homes. Marana citizens police academy accepting applicationsMarana citizens police academy accepting applications Source: Marana Police... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
President Obama grants major disaster declaration requestand Lincoln Street. Fire crews knocked down the flames and prevented the fire f
President Obama grants major disaster declaration request
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 17 days ago
and Lincoln Street. Fire crews knocked down the flames and prevented the fire from spreading to nearby homes. Marana citizens police academy accepting applicationsMarana citizens police academy accepting applications Source: Marana Police... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Historic flooding claims life of sixth flood victimand Lincoln Street. Fire crews knocked down the flames and prevented the fire f
Historic flooding claims life of sixth flood victim
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 17 days ago
and Lincoln Street. Fire crews knocked down the flames and prevented the fire from spreading to nearby homes. Marana citizens police academy accepting applicationsMarana citizens police academy accepting applications Source: Marana Police... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Marana citizens police academy accepting applications Source: Marana Police Dept. Time is running out to sign up for the next Mara
Marana citizens police academy accepting applications
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 17 days ago
Source: Marana Police Dept. Time is running out to sign up for the next Marana citizens police academy. Applications are due Wednesday,... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Maumee police to hold citizens police courseMaumee police will hold a citizens police academy this fall. The eight-week ev
Maumee police to hold citizens police course
The Toledo Blade / Posted 19 days ago
Maumee police will hold a citizens police academy this fall. The eight-week evening course runs from Sept. 6 to Nov. 15 at the police department building. Topics include use of force and mock scenarios. The course provides the public a better idea... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
5 things to know for Friday, August 12There is growing support in Punta Gorda to create a lasting memorial to Mary Kn
5 things to know for Friday, August 12
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 19 days ago
There is growing support in Punta Gorda to create a lasting memorial to Mary Knowlton. She was killed Tuesday during a Citizens Police Academy session when an officer shot her with a gun that was supposed to have blanks. Knowlton, a retired librarian... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Citizens police academy scheduledSTAFF REPORT Area law enforcement agencies are seeking participants for the ann
Citizens police academy scheduled
Clovis News Journal / Posted 20 days ago
STAFF REPORT Area law enforcement agencies are seeking participants for the annual Citizens Police Academy, with a 12-week instruction period beginning Sept. 20. The free program includes a class each Tuesday until Dec. 6, and is designed to give... Read more
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Officer.com
More Details in Citizen Police Academy Deathis why Coel, a graduate of Broward College police academy, carried a loaded rev
More Details in Citizen Police Academy Death
Officer.com / Posted 20 days ago
is why Coel, a graduate of Broward College police academy, carried a loaded revolver during the event at the Punta Gorda citizens police academy. Lewis said that officers typically use weapons with blanks during the teaching sessions, but could... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Live round at police exercise kills Florida woman, 73shoot scenarios." Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Ill., Police Depa
Live round at police exercise kills Florida woman, 73
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
shoot scenarios." Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Ill., Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in such courses being fatally shot. He... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Woman killed by Florida officer in exercisecurriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Departm
Woman killed by Florida officer in exercise
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 21 days ago
curriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in such courses being fatally shot. He... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Cop who fatally shot woman in exercise ousted from earlier police jobis why Coel, a graduate of Broward College police academy, carried a loaded rev
Cop who fatally shot woman in exercise ousted from earlier police job
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
is why Coel, a graduate of Broward College police academy, carried a loaded revolver during the event at the Punta Gorda citizens police academy. Lewis said that officers typically use weapons with blanks during the teaching sessions, but could... Read more
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USA Today
Her death made national news, but who was Mary Knowlton in life?the son of Mary Knowlton speaks to the media about his mother. She was shot Tue
Her death made national news, but who was Mary Knowlton in life?
USA Today / Posted 21 days ago
the son of Mary Knowlton speaks to the media about his mother. She was shot Tuesday by a Punta Gorda Police Officer during citizens police academy shoot or don't shoot scenario. (Photo: Andrew West/The News-Press, Andrew West/The... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Reports: Cop who accidentally shot woman dead at Punta Gorda citizens academy was asked to quit Miramar forcelasting several weeks. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Ill. Police
Reports: Cop who accidentally shot woman dead at Punta Gorda citizens academy was asked to quit Miramar force
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
lasting several weeks. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Ill. Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in such courses being fatally shot. He... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
NBC2 Investigators: Why was a loaded gun used at the Citizen Police Academy?Academies. Det. Sgt. Dana Coston with the Cape Coral Police Department said no
NBC2 Investigators: Why was a loaded gun used at the Citizen Police Academy?
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 21 days ago
Academies. Det. Sgt. Dana Coston with the Cape Coral Police Department said no, they do not use real guns, adding, "The Citizens Police Academy used to include a 'range day' where participants were taught basic firearms safety in the classroom... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Cop who accidentally shot woman dead at Punta Gorda citizens academy was asked to quit Miramar forcelasting several weeks. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Ill. Police
Cop who accidentally shot woman dead at Punta Gorda citizens academy was asked to quit Miramar force
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
lasting several weeks. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Ill. Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in such courses being fatally shot. He... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Shawnee Police Department to start Citizens Police Academypolice officers by attempting to become more transparent with the citizens they
Shawnee Police Department to start Citizens Police Academy
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 21 days ago
police officers by attempting to become more transparent with the citizens they serve. The agency will launch its first Citizens Police Academy in nearly 10 years. The nine-class course will take citizens through the administrative operations to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Woman fatally shot by Florida cop role-playing as 'bad guy' at citizen police academycurriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Departm
Woman fatally shot by Florida cop role-playing as 'bad guy' at citizen police academy
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
curriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in such courses being fatally shot. He... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Punta Gorda Police: Woman shot, killed at Chamber Police Nighthold a press conference Wednesday the accidental shooting of. Mary Knowlton. Sh
Punta Gorda Police: Woman shot, killed at Chamber Police Night
The Record Searchlight / Posted 21 days ago
hold a press conference Wednesday the accidental shooting of. Mary Knowlton. She was killed by an officer during a Citizens Police Academy "shoot don't shoot" scenario. (Photo: Andrew West/The News-Press) By MICHAEL BRAUN and MELISSA... Read more
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The Signal
Police: Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercisecurriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Departm
Police: Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercise
The Signal / Posted 21 days ago
curriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in such courses being fatally shot. He... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Family remembers woman killed by cop during police demonstrationevening in front of more than 30 people during the department's Chamber Police
Family remembers woman killed by cop during police demonstration
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 21 days ago
evening in front of more than 30 people during the department's Chamber Police Night. The Chamber Police Night is like the Citizens Police Academy that takes place at other departments. For two hours, they showed chamber members what police... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercisecurriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Departm
Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercise
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 21 days ago
curriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in such courses being fatally shot. He... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Police: Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercisecurriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Departm
Police: Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercise
Savannah Morning News / Posted 21 days ago
curriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in such courses being fatally shot. He... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercisecurriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Departm
Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercise
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 21 days ago
curriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in such courses being fatally shot. He... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Woman fatally shot participating in Florida police academy drillholding citizen’s police academies this fall. Each academy is held and regulate
Woman fatally shot participating in Florida police academy drill
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 21 days ago
holding citizen’s police academies this fall. Each academy is held and regulated by its own agency. Typically, during a Citizens Police Academy, groups will gather in a classroom to learn about guns from professionals and do drills. News4Jax... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Woman fatally shot by Florida officer role-playing as 'bad guy'as an action item in the final report from the President's Task Force on 21st C
Woman fatally shot by Florida officer role-playing as 'bad guy'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
as an action item in the final report from the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing. There is even a National Citizens Police Academy Association, which explains the importance of the courses on its website. "The Citizens and Police... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercisecurriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Departm
Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercise
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 21 days ago
curriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in such courses being fatally shot. He... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Police: Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercisecurriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Departm
Police: Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercise
The Toledo Blade / Posted 21 days ago
curriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in such courses being fatally shot. He... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercisecurriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Departm
Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercise
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
curriculum. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in such courses being fatally shot. He... Read more
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Boston Herald
Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exerciseHartwigsen said. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police De
Woman killed by Florida officer in academy exercise
Boston Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Hartwigsen said. Officer Oscar Vasquez of the Jacksonville, Illinois Police Department, who is president of the National Citizens Police Academy Association, said he had never heard of anyone taking part in one of the courses being fatally shot.... Read more
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DW
Woman fatally shot by Florida police during exercise |A police officer in the US state of Florida fatally shot a woman during a "shoo
Woman fatally shot by Florida police during exercise |
DW / Posted 21 days ago
A police officer in the US state of Florida fatally shot a woman during a "shoot-don't shoot" exercise at a citizens' police academy, Punta Gorda police Lieutenant Katie Heck said in a statement on Wednesday. Some 35 civilians took part in the live... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Horrible accident’ sees woman fatally shot by Fla. officer in exerciseas an action item in the final report from the President’s Task Force on 21st C
‘Horrible accident’ sees woman fatally shot by Fla. officer in exercise
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
as an action item in the final report from the President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing. There is even a National Citizens Police Academy Association, which explains the importance of the courses on its website. ‘‘The Citizens and Police... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
73-old woman killed by cop role-playing as ‘bad guy’ at citizen police academyas an action item in the final report from the President's Task Force on 21st C
73-old woman killed by cop role-playing as ‘bad guy’ at citizen police academy
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
as an action item in the final report from the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing. There is even a National Citizens Police Academy Association, which explains the importance of the courses on its website. "The Citizens and Police... Read more
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Island Packet
73-old woman killed by cop role-playing as ‘bad guy’ at citizen police academyas an action item in the final report from the President's Task Force on 21st C
73-old woman killed by cop role-playing as ‘bad guy’ at citizen police academy
Island Packet / Posted 21 days ago
as an action item in the final report from the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing. There is even a National Citizens Police Academy Association, which explains the importance of the courses on its website. "The Citizens and Police... Read more
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