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Scoop.co.nz
Supreme Court Judgments of torturenon-citizens who are taken into police custody for the limited purpose of facil
Supreme Court Judgments of torture
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 hours ago
non-citizens who are taken into police custody for the limited purpose of facilitating inquiries into crimes. The National Police Commission and the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka are among such institutions which have special obligations for... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary police chief Roger Chaffin says public confidence in the cops has to go upnow. Still higher rates than most agencies will ever see so we're doing well,"
Calgary police chief Roger Chaffin says public confidence in the cops has to go up
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
now. Still higher rates than most agencies will ever see so we're doing well," says the chief. No kidding. The Calgary Police Commission surveys almost always have public satisfaction with the cops pegged at an incredible 90% or more. So it... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Formerly incarcerated vets get fresh start at SF court programgraduated from the program. “I’ve been clean for almost a year now,” White tol
Formerly incarcerated vets get fresh start at SF court program
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
graduated from the program. “I’ve been clean for almost a year now,” White told a crowd on hand for the ceremony in the Police Commission Hearing Room at the Hall of Justice on Bryant Street. “If you knew me, you’d know that’s really big.” The... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Philippine Constabulary revival a ‘vestige of martial law’–Lagmanpolice force, which shall be national in scope and civilian in character, to be
Philippine Constabulary revival a ‘vestige of martial law’–Lagman
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
police force, which shall be national in scope and civilian in character, to be administered and controlled by a national police commission.” In his speech on Tuesday at a military camp in Compostela Valley, Duterte expressed his desire to revive... Read more
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Sun Star
Osmeña regains control over city policeTHE National Police Commission (Napolcom) has restored the operational supervis
Osmeña regains control over city police
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
THE National Police Commission (Napolcom) has restored the operational supervision and control over the police force of Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña. The Napolcom en banc issued the resolution, which was served to him yesterday afternoon, more than... Read more
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Officer.com
Sacramento Releases Videos in Fatal Shootingby two officers, supporters of the Mann family called for giving investigatory
Sacramento Releases Videos in Fatal Shooting
Officer.com / Posted 2 days ago
by two officers, supporters of the Mann family called for giving investigatory and disciplinary powers to an independent police commission. Some speakers also called for the two officers involved in the shooting -- now on desk duty -- to be... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Transparency is only path forward for Sacramento policean ad-hoc committee appointed by Johnson will discuss a series of reforms. The
Transparency is only path forward for Sacramento police
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
an ad-hoc committee appointed by Johnson will discuss a series of reforms. The steps could include giving the Community Police Commission more authority; creating rules for releasing dash-cam and body-cam video to the public; conducting an... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Officers At Fault in 2 Fatal Shootings: Police CommissionThe Los Angeles Police Commission, the civilian panel that oversees the Los Ang
Officers At Fault in 2 Fatal Shootings: Police Commission
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
The Los Angeles Police Commission, the civilian panel that oversees the Los Angeles Police Department, has decided that three officers acted improperly last year in killing two people in separate shootings. The commission found that officers Zackary... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Video of man killed by officers sparks calls for immediate police reformsBoulevard near where Mann was shot 14 times by two officers, supporters of the
Video of man killed by officers sparks calls for immediate police reforms
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
Boulevard near where Mann was shot 14 times by two officers, supporters of the Mann family called for giving an independent police commission investigatory and disciplinary powers. Some speakers also called for dismissal of the two officers involved... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Project Painting Traffic Boxes in Bristol Gets Red LightPainted traffic boxes in are causing a stir-up between artists and the police c
Project Painting Traffic Boxes in Bristol Gets Red Light
NBC Connecticut / Posted 3 days ago
Painted traffic boxes in are causing a stir-up between artists and the police commission who approved the project. Almost as vibrant as the lights they control, painted traffic boxes can be seen all over Bristol. They're part of Operation Traffic... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Driverless cars, a death on Del Paso, and an old executionat de-escalation, raises questions about Sacramento police procedure. The city
Driverless cars, a death on Del Paso, and an old execution
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
at de-escalation, raises questions about Sacramento police procedure. The city isn’t alone. On Tuesday, the Los Angeles Police Commission decided LAPD officers violated deadly force rules by shooting a knife-wielding mentally ill woman in 2015.... Read more
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Officer.com
LAPD Officers Faulted in Fatal ShootingsLOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Police Commission concluded Tuesday that LAPD of
LAPD Officers Faulted in Fatal Shootings
Officer.com / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Police Commission concluded Tuesday that LAPD officers violated deadly-force rules in two controversial shootings last year, breaking ranks with Police Chief Charlie Beck. The decisions come as commissioners are... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Who Has That 'Presidential Look'? A Bank Scandal Does the Impossible.at their patrol vehicle. Though Chief Charlie Beck had said the deadly incident
Who Has That 'Presidential Look'? A Bank Scandal Does the Impossible.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
at their patrol vehicle. Though Chief Charlie Beck had said the deadly incidents followed department rules, the civilian Police Commission found otherwise — just as it leads a push to reduce police shootings. Meanwhile, the national focus... Read more
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Newsmax
Civilian Panel: LAPD Violated Deadly Force Rules in Two Fatal '15 Shootingsfatal shootings last year, a civilian panel announced Tuesday, according to the
Civilian Panel: LAPD Violated Deadly Force Rules in Two Fatal '15 Shootings
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
fatal shootings last year, a civilian panel announced Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles Times. The Los Angeles Police Commission, which oversees the LAPD, said it faulted both officers who fatally shot James Joseph Byrd last October... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Police Commission Faults LAPD Officers in Separate 2015 Fatal Shootingswoman who police say was carrying a knife, on Sept. 27, 2015. (Credit: Marcus Y
Police Commission Faults LAPD Officers in Separate 2015 Fatal Shootings
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
woman who police say was carrying a knife, on Sept. 27, 2015. (Credit: Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times) The Los Angeles Police Commission decided Tuesday that LAPD officers violated deadly force rules in two controversial fatal shootings last... Read more
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Daily News
Changed destinyis to be a reality. Incidentally, Latiff’s appointment as head of the State Ta
Changed destiny
Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
is to be a reality. Incidentally, Latiff’s appointment as head of the State Task Force approved by both the IGP and the Police Commission was on hold when a senior police officer who left no stone unturned to see that the Apple of his eye was... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Drug war leaves 12 police killed, 16 wounded—PNP recordsSocial Fund, lump sum from accrued leave, lifetime pension and Pagibig benefits
Drug war leaves 12 police killed, 16 wounded—PNP records
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Social Fund, lump sum from accrued leave, lifetime pension and Pagibig benefits, burial allowance from the National Police Commission. PNP members who sustained permanent injuries will also receive P250,000, P100,000 for those who suffered... Read more
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Rappler
Confronting extrajudicial killings under Dutertedrug criminals. However, it would be difficult for government agencies like the
Confronting extrajudicial killings under Duterte
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
drug criminals. However, it would be difficult for government agencies like the Commission on Human Rights, National Police Commission, Department of Justice, or human rights organizations and civil society organizations, to be taking up the... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Explosion in New York City: What we know nowSunday that, the "suspicious device on West 27 Street" had been safely removed
Explosion in New York City: What we know now
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 6 days ago
Sunday that, the "suspicious device on West 27 Street" had been safely removed by the bomb squad.What caused it? New York Police Commission James O'Neill said the cause of the explosion remains unknown, but police quickly ruled out natural gas as... Read more
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11 News Houston
Explosion in New York City: What we know nowin Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, in New York, on Saturday. (Photo: Andres
Explosion in New York City: What we know now
11 News Houston / Posted 6 days ago
in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, in New York, on Saturday. (Photo: Andres Kudacki, AP) What caused it? New York Police Commission James O'Neill said the cause of the explosion remains unknown, but police quickly ruled out natural gas as... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Explosion in New York City: What we know now2:24 a.m. ET Sunday that, the "suspicious device on West 27 Street" had been sa
Explosion in New York City: What we know now
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
2:24 a.m. ET Sunday that, the "suspicious device on West 27 Street" had been safely removed by the bomb squad. New York Police Commission James O'Neill said the cause of the explosion remains unknown, but police quickly ruled out natural gas as... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Explosion in New York City: What we know now2:24 a.m. ET Sunday that, the "suspicious device on West 27 Street" had been sa
Explosion in New York City: What we know now
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
2:24 a.m. ET Sunday that, the "suspicious device on West 27 Street" had been safely removed by the bomb squad. New York Police Commission James O'Neill said the cause of the explosion remains unknown, but police quickly ruled out natural gas as... Read more
4021 related stories
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Detroit Free Press
Explosion in New York City: What we know nowSunday that, the "suspicious device on West 27 Street" had been safely removed
Explosion in New York City: What we know now
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
Sunday that, the "suspicious device on West 27 Street" had been safely removed by the bomb squad.What caused it? New York Police Commission James O'Neill said the cause of the explosion remains unknown, but police quickly ruled out natural gas as... Read more
4021 related stories
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USA Today
Explosion in New York City: What we know nowinitial blast on West 23rd, and is under investigation, according to New York P
Explosion in New York City: What we know now
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
initial blast on West 23rd, and is under investigation, according to New York Police Department.What caused it? New York Police Commission James O'Neill said the cause of the explosion remains unknown, but police quickly ruled out natural gas as... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento council members push for more transparency, oversight in police shootingsacting on other oversight demands community leaders made during the meeting. T
Sacramento council members push for more transparency, oversight in police shootings
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
acting on other oversight demands community leaders made during the meeting. Those demands include giving the Community Police Commission power to investigate and discipline officers and more transparency around department procedures and... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Nichols Street to close temporarilyhandle on parking issues and the increased traffic, we are looking at a variety
Nichols Street to close temporarily
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
handle on parking issues and the increased traffic, we are looking at a variety of different options,” MacNamara told the Police Commission Wednesday. One possibility, he said, is changing the street to one-way. “I know it sounds drastic,” the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
William McCormack: Toronto police chief’s term marked by political stormsoutspoken chief was battling with Susan Eng, a tax lawyer and community activis
William McCormack: Toronto police chief’s term marked by political storms
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
outspoken chief was battling with Susan Eng, a tax lawyer and community activist who assumed the role of chairwoman of the police commission in 1991. It would later emerge that police actually wiretapped Ms. Eng during their blood feud, although... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento police are flirting with disasterpolicy for releasing footage from police cameras is a good start. So is giving
Sacramento police are flirting with disaster
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
policy for releasing footage from police cameras is a good start. So is giving the toothless Sacramento Community Police Commission more power to investigate officers. An easier option would be making existing policies, such as how... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#BringBackOurGirls Demands Disciplinary Action Against Police Chiefconsidered the police' action unacceptable. It also called for disciplinary ac
#BringBackOurGirls Demands Disciplinary Action Against Police Chief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
considered the police' action unacceptable. It also called for disciplinary actions against the Federal Capital Territory police commissioner, Alkali Usman, and his deputy, M. D. Garba. Members of the group, which has over the last two years... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
One-third of police officers discharged from duty get new police jobs in Wisconsinme." Attempting to ram a squad car would be enough to justify a chase and accor
One-third of police officers discharged from duty get new police jobs in Wisconsin
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 9 days ago
me." Attempting to ram a squad car would be enough to justify a chase and according to a report by the Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission, Kezeske repeated the ramming story again and again to detectives and supervisors. There's just one... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Ottawa police file Supreme Court application to appeal standard of proof rulingthe wrong standard of proof was used to prosecute him. After two unsuccessful
Ottawa police file Supreme Court application to appeal standard of proof ruling
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
the wrong standard of proof was used to prosecute him. After two unsuccessful appeals — one with the Ontario Civilian Police Commission and the other with Divisional Court — Ontario’s highest court eventually agreed with Jacobs. However, the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Hasbrouck Heights Council eliminates sergeant's position on the police force by mistakedepartment as much as possible. He said there have been recent retirements and
Hasbrouck Heights Council eliminates sergeant's position on the police force by mistake
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
department as much as possible. He said there have been recent retirements and positions are open. The mayor said the Police Commission, a committee of the council, will discuss the current vacancies with Colaneri. Email:... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Stanley Sheinbaum, LA liberal lion who shaped decades of political dialogue, dies at 96Chairman Yasser Arafat to renounce terrorism and accept Israel as a state. And
Stanley Sheinbaum, LA liberal lion who shaped decades of political dialogue, dies at 96
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 10 days ago
Chairman Yasser Arafat to renounce terrorism and accept Israel as a state. And in the 1990s he headed the Los Angeles Police Commission after the beating of motorist Rodney King and helped drive controversial Police Chief Daryl Gates from... Read more
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The Manila Times
8 anti-drug policemen face extortion rapsplanting of evidence and illegal possession of firearms. They will also face ad
8 anti-drug policemen face extortion raps
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
planting of evidence and illegal possession of firearms. They will also face administrative charges before the National Police Commission on a complaint of relatives of Marilyn Gelua and Kim Allen that the policemen allegedly demanded P150,000... Read more
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CTV News
Civilian oversight review of police in Ontario set for first public forumPolice Review Director, established in 2007, deals with public complaints about
Civilian oversight review of police in Ontario set for first public forum
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
Police Review Director, established in 2007, deals with public complaints about police; -- The Ontario Civilian Police Commission, also set up in 2007, adjudicates police discipline disputes and budget quarrels between police services... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Critics push for new Honolulu police commissionerspolice chief, critics say the mayor is missing chances to bring in new commissi
Critics push for new Honolulu police commissioners
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 days ago
police chief, critics say the mayor is missing chances to bring in new commissioners to push for reform. Honolulu Police Commission Chairman Ron Taketa's term expired at the end of last year, but he remains on the panel. He was appointed... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Edmonton cops recruiting on Calgary turfFidler, and the force is trying to keep its numbers even as the city grows. Co
Edmonton cops recruiting on Calgary turf
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Fidler, and the force is trying to keep its numbers even as the city grows. Coun. Ward Sutherland, a member of the Calgary Police Commission, said the model that Calgary police use is quite different from Edmonton. “It’s going to be individual... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Joker, the Police Dog, Escapes from Car; Bites Teenboy outside a house where teens were holding a beer party. Police Chief Kevin
Joker, the Police Dog, Escapes from Car; Bites Teen
New Haven Independent / Posted 10 days ago
boy outside a house where teens were holding a beer party. Police Chief Kevin Halloran outlined the dog’s actions at a police commission meeting held at police headquarters last night. Joker, a German Shepherd-Belgium Malinois, has been on the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
HPG cops’ suspension soughtTHE BROTHER of slain motorist, John B. dela Riarte, has asked the National Poli
HPG cops’ suspension sought
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
THE BROTHER of slain motorist, John B. dela Riarte, has asked the National Police Commission (Napolcom) to suspend the highway patrollers accused of killing him, without mentioning that one of them had died in an apparent suicide. In a three-page... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Joker, the Police Dog, Escapes from Car; Bites Teenboy outside a house where teens were holding a beer party. Police Chief Kevin
Joker, the Police Dog, Escapes from Car; Bites Teen
New Haven Independent / Posted 11 days ago
boy outside a house where teens were holding a beer party. Police Chief Kevin Halloran outlined the dog’s actions at a police commission meeting held at police headquarters last night. Joker, a German Shepherd-Belgium Malinois, has been on the... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Stanley Sheinbaum, Peace Activist and Liberal Organizer, Dead at 96Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin shaking hands at the White House in 1993. In Los
Stanley Sheinbaum, Peace Activist and Liberal Organizer, Dead at 96
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 11 days ago
Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin shaking hands at the White House in 1993. In Los Angeles, Sheinbaum made his mark on the Police Commission, when he joined the panel just after the police beating of Rodney King. Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Los Angeles,... Read more
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Daily News
NPC calls for report from Tangalle ASPThe National Police Commission (NPC) has called a report from the Tangalle ASP
NPC calls for report from Tangalle ASP
Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
The National Police Commission (NPC) has called a report from the Tangalle ASP regarding investigations over an incident where a youth is said to have disappeared while in Police custody. NCP Secretary N. Ariyadasa Cooray told the Daily News that the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Black leaders push Sacramento City Council for more police transparencyoversight was “absolutely the direction we are going.” Councilwoman Angelique
Black leaders push Sacramento City Council for more police transparency
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
oversight was “absolutely the direction we are going.” Councilwoman Angelique Ashby, who spearheaded the creation of the police commission, said she viewed it as a “place to start,” and envisioned it changing as it matures. The commission’s 11... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Britain builds another brick in the wall of intoleranceis caught trying to sneak into the UK every six minutes — 84,088 detentions at
Britain builds another brick in the wall of intolerance
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 13 days ago
is caught trying to sneak into the UK every six minutes — 84,088 detentions at the border in 2015. In June, a French police commissioner said there had been 22,000 breaches of the existing port road defences, compared with 3,000 in January, a... Read more
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The Maui News
The State of Alohadropped all charges against Puana and asked the FBI to investigate HPD's handli
The State of Aloha
The Maui News / Posted 15 days ago
dropped all charges against Puana and asked the FBI to investigate HPD's handling of the whole thing. Then the Honolulu Police Commission got into it, sort of. The only oversight for the chief of police is the police commission - an independent... Read more
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New Kerala
Devendra Fadnavis news .:. Latest News Update on Devendra FadnavisDevendra Fadnavis on Tuesday confirmed submission of a report on controversial
Devendra Fadnavis news .:. Latest News Update on Devendra Fadnavis
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday confirmed submission of a report on controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik by the Mumbai Police Commission. Police reports indict preacher Zakir Naik, says Fadnavis Mumbai, Aug 9 : Maharashtra Chief Minister... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Cleveland releases proposed policies on police use of forceinto place. The rules were written by Cleveland officials after seeking input
Cleveland releases proposed policies on police use of force
The Alliance Review / Posted 15 days ago
into place. The rules were written by Cleveland officials after seeking input from an oversight panel called the Community Police Commission, officers and the monitoring team, Barge said. While the policies could undergo changes after the public... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Police commission who asked HPD tough questions gets praiseHonolulu's newest police commissioner is getting praise for holding Honolulu's
Police commission who asked HPD tough questions gets praise
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 days ago
Honolulu's newest police commissioner is getting praise for holding Honolulu's police chief accountable. At Wednesday's Honolulu Police Commission meeting, Loretta Sheehan grilled Chief Louis Kealoha over his administration's handling of police... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Upper Perk Police to end service to East GreenvilleGreenville wants out of a regional police force in Montgomery County. The boro
Upper Perk Police to end service to East Greenville
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
Greenville wants out of a regional police force in Montgomery County. The borough has voted to pull out of the Upper Perk Police commission as of March 2017. The borough's mayor says East Greenville is looking into starting its own police... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Cleveland releases proposed policies on police use of forceinto place. The rules were written by Cleveland officials after seeking input
Cleveland releases proposed policies on police use of force
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
into place. The rules were written by Cleveland officials after seeking input from an oversight panel called the Community Police Commission, officers and the monitoring team, Barge said. While the policies could undergo changes after the public... Read more
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