police abuse

Chelsea v West Ham: Now police probe racist abuse at derby
www.standard.co.uk

Chelsea v West Ham: Now police probe racist abuse at derby. – Two West Ham fans are arrested. – Hunt on for thugs who pelted stars. Under attack: Chelsea captain Frank Lampard has coins and lighters thrown at him after scoring · Share Share this …

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Vaalwater: In a sea of police abuse, brutality plunges to new depths
www.dailymaverick.co.za

In 2011 Norman “Herman” Mokau had the courage to report being savagely beaten by notorious Vaalwater policemen Petrus Lefoka, a cop known to klap first and ask questions later. The relentless beating was filmed by a friend. Lefoka was handed a …

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'Ministry doesn't condone police brutality'
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Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa has used his visit to an alleged victim of police brutality in the North West to remind the public that only a minority of his force abuse their powers. Picture: GCIS/SAPA …

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Police: Ormond Beach doctor in abuse case found too close to wife
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The arrest report said Ormond Beach police took Newfield into custody at a residence two doors down from his wife's home on Twelve Oaks Trail about 9:08 p.m. Sunday after a laser measurement of the distance between the two homes was with in the court …

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Pittsburgh police abuse of power leads to a delightful taser video
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Detective Frank Rende is under investigation after an altercation with a couple of revelers during Pittsburgh's St. Patrick's Day celebration. Who's right? Who's wrong? Take a look at the video and help us decide. It's worth noting that Rende claims to …

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UK police abuse "anti-terror" law to interrogate activists returning from …
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This happened due to something called Schedule 7 of the UK's Terrorism Act, a draconian piece of legislation passed in 2000. Although the law is only supposed to combat terrorism, in recent years British police have been using it more and more openly …

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Egypt minister urges end to 'rumours' of police abuse
www.dailystar.com.lb

CAIRO: Egypt's interior minister pleaded on Sunday for an end to "rumours" of police abuse, saying his forces had never fired a single shot at protesters since the start of the 2011 uprising. Mohammed Ibrahim, who is facing an unprecedented strike by …

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Payouts for alleged police misconduct up for council review
www.chicagotribune.com

Chicago taxpayers likely will pay $4.5 million to the family of a woman fatally shot by an off-duty police detective who opened fire on a man he said had pointed a gun at him. The proposed lawsuit settlement on Monday's City Council Finance Committee …

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Top police officer criticises treatment of sex abuse victims
www.telegraph.co.uk

The nature of the abuse will further damage them and it is not surprising therefore that they are reluctant to come forward and that those concerned with their welfare worry about the additional significant trauma if a not guilty verdict results and …

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