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Video: Milwaukee Chief Calls Out Black Activists Over Their Priorities After Public Meeting

November 21, 2014
A video of an emotional Milwaukee Police Chief Edward Flynn decrying community activists on the night a 5-year-old girl was shot in her home is being drawn into a social media argument about crime and race with some describing Flynn as a "hero cop" calling out black community leaders and others blasting that characterization.

Costly Public-Records Requests May Threaten Seattle PD's Plan for Body Cameras

November 21, 2014
The plan to equip more than 1,000 officers by 2016 could be shelved due to public-disclosure requests already filed by one anonymous citizen and the expectation of others for access to all the recordings, said Mike Wagers, the Police Department’s chief operating officer.

Police Unions Call for Mandatory Body Armor, Seat Belt Policies

November 21, 2014
During the past three decades, 42% of police killed in auto accidents were not wearing seat belts, according to a NHTSA review. Law enforcement estimates of seat belt compliance hover around 50%, well below the 86% rate of compliance among the general public.

New Jersey Officer Charged with Shooting Patrol Car

November 21, 2014
Da'Shaun Carr, 23, of Clayton, was charged Nov. 17 with false public alarm in the incident that occurred Oct. 3 at 8 p.m. at New Brooklyn Park in Winslow.

Video: Rookie NYPD Officer Shoots, Kills Unarmed Man in Brooklyn Project

November 21, 2014
Police Commissioner William J. Bratton said that the victim, Akai Gurley, was "a total innocent" and called the shooting "an unfortunate accident."

Video: Officer Darren Wilson Discussing Resignation with Ferguson Officials

November 21, 2014
Wilson has told associates he would resign to help ease pressure and protect his fellow officers. He has expressed concern about resigning while the grand jury was still hearing evidence for fear it would appear he was admitting fault.

Video: Suburban Chicago Officers Shoot, Kill Man in ER

November 20, 2014
Two hours after arriving at the hospital, staff members say they were trying to get Anderson to change into a hospital gown when he became agitated. His daughter was being assessed for a head wound they say, and he wasn’t happy with the care they were getting. Anderson became loud and abusive, then pulled a handgun from his waistband.
<p>Handler&nbsp;Officer Chris Alberini with Dax (Photo: Ashland (Mass.) PD)</p>

Massachusetts K-9 Receives State Valor Award for Protecting Handler

November 20, 2014
An Ashland, Mass., police dog Wednesday became the first dog to receive a state heroism award named for a Massachusetts state trooper killed in the line of duty, his handler said.
<p><span id=&quot;redesign_default&quot;><span id=&quot;imagePopUp&quot;>Jahvell Daquan Forrest (Photo:&nbsp;<em>Aurora Police Dept.</em>)</span></span></p>

Arrest Made in Traffic Stop Shooting of Colorado Officer

November 20, 2014
Jahvell Daquan Forrest, 20, was arrested Tuesday based on information police gathered after they went door to door Sunday in the Aurora neighborhood where the shooting happened. Witnesses initially were reluctant to come forward in the case before the community broke its silence Sunday evening.
<p>Daniel Holtzclaw (Booking Photo)</p>

Oklahoma Officer Faces Trial on 13 On-Duty Sex Assaults

November 20, 2014
Holtzclaw faces six counts of first-degree rape, which is punishable by life in prison. The other counts against him include second-degree rape by instrumentation, sexual battery, forcible oral sodomy, burglary, stalking, indecent exposure and procuring lewd exhibition.
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