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Former SC Officer Slager Sentenced to 20 years for Fatal OIS

December 7, 2017
Former South Carolina police officer Michael Slager was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in prison for the deadly shooting of Walter Scott.

Judge Rules Former SC Officer Slager Committed Murder in 2015 OIS

December 7, 2017
U.S. District Judge David Norton will announce the amount of time Slager will serve within the range of 19 to 24 years later today. The former officer could have faced life in prison.

Defense Focuses on Taser Grab in Former SC Officer's Sentencing Hearing Over Walter Scott Shooting

December 6, 2017
An audio expert contended that an eyewitness video captured Slager shouting, “Let go of the Taser, or I’ll shoot you,” moments before the then officer pulled his .45-caliber pistol and fired eight times. Slager has said he did so because Scott took the stun gun.

MO Trooper Gets 10 Days in Jail for Accidental Drowning of Handcuffed Suspect

September 25, 2017
The weekend after Memorial Day, he arrested Ellingson for allegedly boating while intoxicated. Ellingson fell overboard while Piercy was driving the MSHP boat back to shore for processing. Piercy tried—unsuccessfully—to hook Ellingson with a pole.

Former Baltimore Officer Sentenced to 12 Years in Shooting of Suspect

November 18, 2016
A former Baltimore Police officer was sentenced Friday to 12 years in prison in the shooting of an unarmed burglary suspect in East Baltimore.

Former CO Officer Gets 16 Years for Fatal On-Duty Shooting

October 28, 2016
A little more than two years after authorities say former Rocky Ford, CO, police Officer James Ashby fatally shot a man, he was sentenced on Thursday to 16 years in prison.

Former L.A. County Undersheriff Sentenced to 5 Years for Obstruction of Justice

June 27, 2016
Former Los Angeles County Undersheriff Paul Tanaka was sentenced to five years in federal prison Monday after being found guilty in his corruption trial.

Former Wisconsin DARE Officer Gets 2 Years in Prison for Stealing from Program

June 23, 2016
A former Brown County, WI, DARE officer Kevin Vanden Heuvel grew so accustomed to the money he was stealing from the program that he volunteered to keep working for the program after his retirement.
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