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Law Enforcement

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  • Should police officers be suspended without pay?

    Should police officers be suspended without pay?
    What does it take for a police officer to get suspended WITHOUT pay? I wonder. Particularly after a couple of videos have surfaced that will make you want to retch. In one, a Fort Lauderdale police officer is showing pushing and slapping a man...
  • Lawsuit claims Hollywood cops resorted to false arrest to get back at man for threatening to file complaint

    Lawsuit claims Hollywood cops resorted to false arrest to get back at man for threatening to file complaint
    Rob Pinto walked into the Hollywood Police Department to complain about being stopped by two men he mistakenly thought were masquerading as cops. He walked out in handcuffs, charged with a first-degree felony after police accused him of impersonating...
  • Nation and world news briefs

    WASHINGTON The Obama administration is seeking to block a federal judge's ruling last week that halted programs intended to grant deportation waivers to up to 5 million immigrants living in the U.S. illegally. The motion, filed Monday in the U.S....
  • No federal charges for George Zimmerman in killing of Trayvon Martin

    No federal charges for George Zimmerman in killing of Trayvon Martin
    The Justice Department said Tuesday that it was closing its investigation into the shooting death three years ago of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin without filing criminal charges against former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman. Justice...
  • Army veteran's guilt over surviving Iraq is a wound that won't heal

    Army veteran's guilt over surviving Iraq is a wound that won't heal
    It had been years since Sloan Sulham had heard from any of his men in Iraq. But the soft voice and Philippine accent on the phone were immediately recognizable: Spc. Reyes. "Arvin," Reyes reminded his former platoon sergeant. Sulham wasn't likely to...
  • Police should be aware — we're watching

    Police should be aware — we're watching
    Celebrities have known it for years. So have politicians. People with cellphone cameras are everywhere. Police officers should just assume their every interaction with the public will be captured by somebody with a camera. And that's not a bad thing....
  • Bergen County freeholders give police merger final approval

    Bergen County freeholders have given final approval to ordinances that will merge the County Police Department with the Sheriff's Office. Under the ordinances, the 98-year-old department's 95 officers will be placed under the command of Sheriff Michael...
  • Correction: Officers Shot-Georgia story

    In a story Feb. 23 about a shooting that left three dead and injured two law enforcement officers, The Associated Press, relying on information provided by The Georgia Bureau of Investigation, reported erroneously the last name of a sheriff's deputy who...
  • Man fatally shot after stabbing Green Bay officer

    Authorities have released the name of a man who was shot and killed by Green Bay police after he stabbed an officer in the arm. The Green Bay Police Department says officers were performing a well-being check on 30-year-old Joseph Biegert when the...
  • Mayo: Disturbing cop videos a slap to decency

    Mayo: Disturbing cop videos a slap to decency
    A Fort Lauderdale cop slaps a homeless man seated on the ground. A Broward Sheriff's courthouse deputy drags a mentally ill woman by her ankle shackles through a hallway. Taken together, it's a pretty horrific one-two combo. In my mind, it is bad policing...
  • Ex-police chief: JonBenet Ramsey crime scene was mishandled

    In his most extensive comments on the JonBenet Ramsey case, the former Colorado police chief who led the investigation into the high-profile 1996 slaying of the 6-year-old beauty queen acknowledged online that officers botched the initial handling of...