police abuse

Chicago police net 70 arrests in drug, gang busts
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Last Friday and stretching into Tuesday, officers and detectives conducted an anti-violence operation on offenders in the Harrison and Austin districts. The mission aimed to quell recent violence in these districts, as well as an increase in the sale …

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The Guardian view on checking abuse of public power: after Hillsborough, count …
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The home secretary, Theresa May, has built a reputation for being sensitive to the abuse of power by public authorities, from failure to protect children from sexual exploitation to deaths in police custody. It is notable that throughout the two long …

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Police arrest man accused of domestic abuse, rape, kidnapping and more
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The report stated the victim eventually spoke with police. It added she had wounds on her body that matched her story. Thompson faces charges of domestic abuse battery, second-degree kidnapping, first-degree rape and home invasion. He is currently …

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Grandmother faces child abuse charges after baby ingests methadone, police say
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According to the Lincoln Police Department, Rej takes methadone and apparently would leave it in the baby's bottle for storage. Around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, she went to go feed the 13-month-old and grabbed the bottle she thought was empty, police said.

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Swedish police officer tells man 'go home you Arab b******' in racial abuse …
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A Swedish police officer is being investigated after allegedly telling a man ejected from an asylum seekers' centre to “go home you Arab b******”. Officers were called to the Hotell Amigo, which houses asylum seekers in Emmaboda, south-eastern Sweden, …

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Abuse victim testified after Hastert overture to brother
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CHICAGO (AP) — The sex abuse victim who testified against Dennis Hastert at the former U.S. House speaker's sentencing hearing said Wednesday that he ultimately decided to do so publicly after Hastert reached out to his brother for a letter of support….

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Cops Take $50000 From Manager Of Christian Band, Are Forced To Admit It Was …
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Kyle Loveless (R) has been leading the charge to overhaul the way law enforcement uses civil forfeiture in Oklahoma, and said Monday that he was disappointed to see another case of police abusing the practice. “I would like to say I'm surprised, but I …

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Mom Hits Teen, DUI, and Domestic Abuse: Hercules Police Log
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Mom Hits Teen, DUI, and Domestic Abuse: Hercules Police Log. Did you see police activity in your neighborhood last week? This could be why. Here is the Hercules Police Department blotter for April 19-2 …

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Area police to participate in Drug Take Back Day
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Medicines that languish in home cabinets are highly susceptible to diversion, misuse, and abuse,” said Trooper First Class Kelly Grant, spokeswoman for the Connecticut State Police. “Rates of prescription drug abuse in the U.S. are alarmingly high, as …

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