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San Francisco Chronicle
Justice Department promises ‘exhaustive’ review of S.F. policeCritics of the Police Department welcomed the review, even as some said it fell
Justice Department promises ‘exhaustive’ review of S.F. police
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
Critics of the Police Department welcomed the review, even as some said it fell short of the civil rights investigation they called for after five officers shot Woods to death Dec. 2. The Justice Department’s Office of Community Oriented Policing... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento’s next mayor has a full plateAfter eight years of Kevin Johnson, Sacramento’s next mayor will be a very diff
Sacramento’s next mayor has a full plate
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 hours ago
After eight years of Kevin Johnson, Sacramento’s next mayor will be a very different politician and personality. Which is fine because what the city requires right now is less celebrity and drama. It needs a steady, intelligent leader to build on... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Mario Woods, black man killed by police, 'had 20 gunshot wounds'Woods had two gunshot wounds in his buttocks and others to his head, legs, abdo
Mario Woods, black man killed by police, 'had 20 gunshot wounds'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 hours ago
Woods had two gunshot wounds in his buttocks and others to his head, legs, abdomen and hands. Some of the wounds could have been from the same bullet, the autopsy said. It also showed that Woods had used methamphetamine, marijuana, antidepressants... Read more
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Crosscut
City delays police reform package, begs for patience“You have to ask yourself,” said City Attorney Pete Holmes Wednesday, sitting a
City delays police reform package, begs for patience
Crosscut / Posted 13 hours ago
“You have to ask yourself,” said City Attorney Pete Holmes Wednesday, sitting at a conference table on the third floor of City Hall, “Why are we now under a consent decree?” Holmes was surrounded by members of the Community Police Commission (CPC),... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton spar over Obama’s legacyHeading into the Thursday night’s Democratic presidential debate in Milwaukee t
Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton spar over Obama’s legacy
Boston Globe / Posted 17 hours ago
Heading into the Thursday night’s Democratic presidential debate in Milwaukee there were many questions about the future of US Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont and former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton. But during the nearly two-hour debate,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Driver arrested for DWI after crashing into Tyler restaurantLC man indicted on simple kidnapping, aggravated battery chargesLC man indicted
Driver arrested for DWI after crashing into Tyler restaurant
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 20 hours ago
LC man indicted on simple kidnapping, aggravated battery chargesLC man indicted on simple kidnapping, aggravated battery charges Jeremy George (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office). A 41-year-old Lake Charles man was indicted by a grand jury... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Woman recovering after being hit by stray bulletLC man indicted on simple kidnapping, aggravated battery chargesLC man indicted
Woman recovering after being hit by stray bullet
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
LC man indicted on simple kidnapping, aggravated battery chargesLC man indicted on simple kidnapping, aggravated battery charges Jeremy George (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office). A 41-year-old Lake Charles man was indicted by a grand jury... Read more
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The Advocate
State commission to see if state troopers OK’d money for political candidates, including Gov. EdwardsFaced with information that a private organization used money from state troope
State commission to see if state troopers OK’d money for political candidates, including Gov. Edwards
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Faced with information that a private organization used money from state troopers to donate to politicians, including Gov. John Bel Edwards — prompting Edwards to return the cash — the Louisiana State Police Commission said Thursday it will... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Two men shot at Irish Channel parkWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana
Two men shot at Irish Channel park
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
WATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses state Gov. John Bel Edwards made a special address to the State of Louisiana Thursday evening. Gov. John Bel Edwards made a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Food for Thought: 2/11WATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana
Food for Thought: 2/11
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
WATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses state Gov. John Bel Edwards made a special address to the State of Louisiana Thursday evening. Gov. John Bel Edwards made a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
WATCH: Donald Trump holds campaign rally in Baton RougeWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana
WATCH: Donald Trump holds campaign rally in Baton Rouge
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
WATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses state Gov. John Bel Edwards made a special address to the State of Louisiana Thursday evening. Gov. John Bel Edwards made a... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Holmes tells City Council to ‘get this right’ and wait on police-reform planSeattle City Attorney Pete Holmes sent a letter Thursday asking the City Counci
Holmes tells City Council to ‘get this right’ and wait on police-reform plan
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes sent a letter Thursday asking the City Council to take no action on police-accountability legislation pushed by a citizen-advisory body until the city receives further guidance from the federal judge overseeing... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Thief steals table from Big Spring businessWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana
Thief steals table from Big Spring business
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
WATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses state Gov. John Bel Edwards will make a special address to the State of Louisiana Thursday evening. Edwards will "discuss the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Pioneer Natural Resources cutting drilling program in halfWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana
Pioneer Natural Resources cutting drilling program in half
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
WATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses state Gov. John Bel Edwards will make a special address to the State of Louisiana Thursday evening. Edwards will "discuss the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
After United departure, Tyler airport official discusses move forwardWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana
After United departure, Tyler airport official discusses move forward
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
WATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses state Gov. John Bel Edwards will make a special address to the State of Louisiana Thursday evening. Edwards will "discuss the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Troop D captain, state police commission resolve disputeWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana
Troop D captain, state police commission resolve dispute
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
WATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses stateWATCH: Louisiana's Budget Crisis - Gov. Edwards addresses state Gov. John Bel Edwards will make a special address to the State of Louisiana Thursday evening. Edwards will "discuss the... Read more
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The Advocate
State commission to see if state troopers OK’d money for political candidates, including Gov. EdwardsFaced with information that a private organization used money from Louisiana St
State commission to see if state troopers OK’d money for political candidates, including Gov. Edwards
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Faced with information that a private organization used money from Louisiana State Troopers to donate to politicians including Gov. John Bel Edwards — prompting Edwards to return the cash — the State Police Commission said Thursday it would... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Oland family members call on police commission to release inquiry's findingsSAINT JOHN, N.B. -- Dennis Oland's mother and wife issued a joint statement Tue
Oland family members call on police commission to release inquiry's findings
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
SAINT JOHN, N.B. -- Dennis Oland's mother and wife issued a joint statement Tuesday urging the New Brunswick Police Commission to make public the findings of an ongoing inquiry into the Saint John Police Force's investigation of Richard Oland's... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Taser discussion moves forward at San Francisco Police Commission meetingRelated Stories SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - The San Francisco Police Commission is
Taser discussion moves forward at San Francisco Police Commission meeting
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted yesterday
Related Stories SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - The San Francisco Police Commission is considering changes in the police use of force policy including the use of Tasers. Both the police chief and the police officers union have submitted different proposals... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Plan to Arm SFPD Officers with Tasers OpposedSan Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr presented a new use of force policy to the
Plan to Arm SFPD Officers with Tasers Opposed
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr presented a new use of force policy to the city's Police Commission Wednesday evening in response to the fatal shooting of Mario Woods last year. But one long-controversial item generated most of the discussion:... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
SFPD’s Suhr seeks OK to arm some officers with stun gunsAt a meeting of the city Police Commission, Suhr reignited a years-long debate
SFPD’s Suhr seeks OK to arm some officers with stun guns
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
At a meeting of the city Police Commission, Suhr reignited a years-long debate in the city over the less-lethal weapons, proposing to give stun guns to officers assigned to the tactical company or specialist team. Under the proposal, officers may use... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
State Police confirms Troop D's internal affairs investigation completeLouisiana State Police in Baton Rouge confirm an internal affairs investigation
State Police confirms Troop D's internal affairs investigation complete
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
Louisiana State Police in Baton Rouge confirm an internal affairs investigation into Troop D that began in August is now complete. However, at this point, they refuse to release their report or findings. A state police spokesman in Baton Rouge said... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Policing the police boardAndy Petrowski is gone from the Niagara police services board but not forgotten
Policing the police board
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Andy Petrowski is gone from the Niagara police services board but not forgotten. Petrowski, in one of his first acts after resigning from the board in January, lodged a complaint with the Ontario Civilian Police Commission (OCPC) against board... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Policing the police boardAndy Petrowski is gone from the Niagara police services board but not forgotten
Policing the police board
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
Andy Petrowski is gone from the Niagara police services board but not forgotten. Petrowski, in one of his first acts after resigning from the board in January, lodged a complaint with the Ontario Civilian Police Commission (OCPC) against board... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Policing the police boardAndy Petrowski is gone from the Niagara police service board but not forgotten.
Policing the police board
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Andy Petrowski is gone from the Niagara police service board but not forgotten. Petrowski, in one of his first acts after resigning from the board in January, lodged a complaint with the Ontario Civilian Police Commission (OCPC) against board member... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Police panel asked to approve signs for new Fairfield bike routesPlans to post signs outlining two new bicycle routes through town will be prese
Police panel asked to approve signs for new Fairfield bike routes
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
Plans to post signs outlining two new bicycle routes through town will be presented to the Feb. 10 meeting of the Police Commission. The town’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee will detail the proposal in its presentation at the commission meeting... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Lawyer appealing Howe suit dismissalMANCHESTER - The lawyer for former Nashua Deputy Police Chief Scott Howe has fi
Lawyer appealing Howe suit dismissal
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
MANCHESTER - The lawyer for former Nashua Deputy Police Chief Scott Howe has filed an appeal with the state Supreme Court following a superior court judge's recent dismissal of Howe's wrongful termination suit against his former boss and the city of... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Fired Calgary cop was first suspended for six years ... and paid $700,000!Suspended with pay and awaiting investigation over professional misconduct, Cal
Fired Calgary cop was first suspended for six years ... and paid $700,000!
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Suspended with pay and awaiting investigation over professional misconduct, Calgary police Sgt. Anthony Braile was paid more than $700,000 before he was cut loose. Braile was suspended with pay sometime in 2009 through to September last year and as... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Sidewalk Sale may add dayWith Greenwich, Darien, and New Canaan all planning to hold their traditional s
Sidewalk Sale may add day
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 days ago
With Greenwich, Darien, and New Canaan all planning to hold their traditional sidewalk sales on the same weekend this summer, downtown merchants plan to add a bonus day to New Canaan’s Sidewalk Sale and Village Fair. Downtown New Canaan merchants... Read more
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Crosscut
Police unions, citizen group forge unlikely partnershipA Seattle Police delegation at a South Park parade in September: Sometimes poli
Police unions, citizen group forge unlikely partnership
Crosscut / Posted 3 days ago
A Seattle Police delegation at a South Park parade in September: Sometimes police and community get along well. Credit: Joe Mabel/Flickr In the posturing that is Seattle’s federally mandated police reform effort, the relationship between the... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Town cop nabbed for indiscriminate firingA POLICEMAN in Maasin, Iloilo was arrested and detained for alleged indiscrimin
Town cop nabbed for indiscriminate firing
The Daily Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
A POLICEMAN in Maasin, Iloilo was arrested and detained for alleged indiscriminate firing, Feb. 8, 2016. Police Officer 2 (PO2) Jessie James Marabe of Maasin police station was allegedly drunk during the incident. Maasin police personnel rushed to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mobile APP Store LaunchedThe Ministry of Communication and Information Technology yesterday inaugurated
Mobile APP Store Launched
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Ministry of Communication and Information Technology yesterday inaugurated Governmental Mobile App Store (Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia- FDRE App Store) and different Informational Web Portals aimed at providing up-to-date... Read more
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Officer.com
San Francisco Police Chief to Renew Push for TasersSan Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr plans to reintroduce the contentious issue
San Francisco Police Chief to Renew Push for Tasers
Officer.com / Posted 5 days ago
San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr plans to reintroduce the contentious issue of equipping officers with stun guns at next week's Police Commission meeting. The chief said after Wednesday's meeting that conductive energy devices -- better known by... Read more
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Sunday Observer
[Sunday Politics]Historic singing of National Anthem: Corruption probes push Rajapaksas to the w
[Sunday Politics]
Sunday Observer / Posted 6 days ago
Historic singing of National Anthem: Corruption probes push Rajapaksas to the wall While the group led by former President Mahinda Rajapaksa continues to pander to the most chauvinistic sentiments of the Sinhala-Buddhist community in their bid to... Read more
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Times News
A look backA LOOK BACK FEBRUARY 6, 1984 Summit Hill Borough Council filled two vacancies
A look back
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
A LOOK BACK FEBRUARY 6, 1984 Summit Hill Borough Council filled two vacancies, one on the Carbon County telecommunications commission and another on the borough’s police commission. William Mansberry Sr. was named the borough’s representative on... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Fifty Shades Darker' to Shoot in Paris as Filming Rebounds After AttacksWith major film shoots, including Fifty Shades Darker and Bollywood's Befikre,
'Fifty Shades Darker' to Shoot in Paris as Filming Rebounds After Attacks
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
With major film shoots, including Fifty Shades Darker and Bollywood's Befikre, lined up, filming in Paris is rebounding following the terror attacks that rocked the city last November. Both blockbusters are in the works. Darker, the next installment... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
S.F. police chief to renew push to equip officers with stun gunsThe chief said after Wednesday’s meeting that conductive energy devices — bette
S.F. police chief to renew push to equip officers with stun guns
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
The chief said after Wednesday’s meeting that conductive energy devices — better known by the name of the most popular brand, Tasers — will be referenced in the new draft of the department’s revised use-of-force policy that he will present next... Read more
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Perth Now
Accused ‘coffee killer’ lives in AustraliaAustralian resident Jessica Kumala Wongso, 27, has denied any involvement in th
Accused ‘coffee killer’ lives in Australia
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
Australian resident Jessica Kumala Wongso, 27, has denied any involvement in the death of her friend Wayan Mirna Salihin. Picture: Kahfi Dirga Cayha/kompas.com EXCLUSIVE THE woman accused of being the ‘coffee killer’ is a permanent Australian... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Accused ‘coffee killer’ lives in AustraliaAustralian resident Jessica Kumala Wongso, 27, has denied any involvement in th
Accused ‘coffee killer’ lives in Australia
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Australian resident Jessica Kumala Wongso, 27, has denied any involvement in the death of her friend Wayan Mirna Salihin. Picture: Kahfi Dirga Cayha/kompas.com EXCLUSIVE THE woman accused of being the ‘coffee killer’ is a permanent Australian... Read more
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News.com.au
Accused ‘coffee killer’ lives in AustraliaAustralian resident Jessica Kumala Wongso, 27, has denied any involvement in th
Accused ‘coffee killer’ lives in Australia
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
Australian resident Jessica Kumala Wongso, 27, has denied any involvement in the death of her friend Wayan Mirna Salihin. Picture: Kahfi Dirga Cayha/kompas.com THE woman accused of being the ‘coffee killer’ is a permanent Australian resident who is... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Burbank Police Shooting 'Out of Policy'The family of a 35-year-old man who was fatally shot by a Los Angeles police of
Burbank Police Shooting 'Out of Policy'
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 9 days ago
The family of a 35-year-old man who was fatally shot by a Los Angeles police officer following a pursuit that ended in Burbank called Wednesday for the District Attorney's Office to file criminal charges against the officer. The call by the family... Read more
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Business Insider
The LAPD was ruled justified in the killing of an unarmed homeless man — but it won't release the footageGetty Images/David McNewProtesters perform a die-in at a Skid Row Intersection
The LAPD was ruled justified in the killing of an unarmed homeless man — but it won't release the footage
Business Insider / Posted 9 days ago
Getty Images/David McNewProtesters perform a die-in at a Skid Row Intersection during a rally against a fatal police shooting of an unarmed homeless man on March 7, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. Police officers were justified in their fatal... Read more
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Daily Mail
Panel: LAPD justified in shooting black homeless manLAPD shooting of black homeless man that caused outrage across the globe was ju
Panel: LAPD justified in shooting black homeless man
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
LAPD shooting of black homeless man that caused outrage across the globe was justified, police commission finds Police officers shot Charly 'Africa' Keunang six times on Skid Row in March last year The closed-door discussion said one officer's... Read more
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Officer.com
LAPD Officers Cleared in Skid Row ShootingThe Los Angeles Police Commission decided Tuesday that officers did not violate
LAPD Officers Cleared in Skid Row Shooting
Officer.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Los Angeles Police Commission decided Tuesday that officers did not violate deadly force policies when they fatally shot a homeless man on skid row last year but did fault another officer in a fatal shooting days later following a car chase into... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Sign Plan For Bike Routes In Fairfield Goes To Police PanelFAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Aiming to have two new, fully identified and clearly marked
Sign Plan For Bike Routes In Fairfield Goes To Police Panel
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 9 days ago
FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Aiming to have two new, fully identified and clearly marked off bike routes on town road shoulders in place for the warm weather bicycling season, the Town of Fairfield Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee will present bike route... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Rule of Law Is the Fulcrum of CivilisationPresident Buhari in his speech, delivered at the NBA Annual General Conference
The Rule of Law Is the Fulcrum of Civilisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
President Buhari in his speech, delivered at the NBA Annual General Conference last year described corruption as the greatest human rights violation as it results in the suffering and the denial of basic amenities to the masses. However, the current... Read more
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New York Magazine
L.A. Police Commission Clears Officers in Fatal Shooting of Homeless ManThe Los Angeles Police Commission has found that LAPD officers were justified w
L.A. Police Commission Clears Officers in Fatal Shooting of Homeless Man
New York Magazine / Posted 10 days ago
The Los Angeles Police Commission has found that LAPD officers were justified when they fatally shot a man on Skid Row in March 2015. Charley "Africa" Keunang, 43, was shot six times, twice with a gun pressed to his body. His death drew the attention... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Panel: LAPD justified in death of homeless black manActivists hold hands and pray outside outside Los Angeles Police Department hea
Panel: LAPD justified in death of homeless black man
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Activists hold hands and pray outside outside Los Angeles Police Department headquarters following the police commission's decision finding that the shooting of Charly "Africa" Keunang was justified in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. The Los... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Panel: LAPD justified in death of homeless black manActivists hold hands and pray outside outside Los Angeles Police Department hea
Panel: LAPD justified in death of homeless black man
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 10 days ago
Activists hold hands and pray outside outside Los Angeles Police Department headquarters following the police commission's decision finding that the shooting of Charly "Africa" Keunang was justified in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. The Los... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Panel: LAPD justified in death of homeless black manActivists hold hands and pray outside outside Los Angeles Police Department hea
Panel: LAPD justified in death of homeless black man
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
Activists hold hands and pray outside outside Los Angeles Police Department headquarters following the police commission's decision finding that the shooting of Charly "Africa" Keunang was justified in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. The Los... Read more
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