Law enforcement agencies

July 11, 2017 - 11:11 am
THERESA, N.Y. (AP) — Court records show that a U.S. Army soldier charged with killing his wife and a New York State Police trooper once plotted to shoot up his Michigan middle school while a teenager, according to a Michigan news outlet. MLive.com reported ( http://bit.ly/2u3DmOm ) that Justin...
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FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2014 file photo, a body camera is displayed at a news conference at the Los Angeles County Sheriff's headquarters in Monterey Park, Calif. California state legislators will hold a hearing on a bill requiring police body camera video to be released after fatal police shootings and other significant incidents. The Senate Public Safety Committee will hold a hearing Tuesday, July 11, 2017, on Assembly Bill 748, which seeks to establish a statewide policy on when body camera should be released. Several law enforcement organizations oppose the measure. (AP Photo/ Nick Ut, File)
July 11, 2017 - 5:35 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A longstanding national debate about police transparency and privacy has been reignited in California with legislation that would require law enforcement agencies to release body camera video and recordings of fatal police shootings and other significant incidents. The proposal,...
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FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2014 file photo, a body camera is displayed at a news conference at the Los Angeles County Sheriff's headquarters in Monterey Park, Calif. California state legislators will hold a hearing on a bill requiring police body camera video to be released after fatal police shootings and other significant incidents. The Senate Public Safety Committee will hold a hearing Tuesday, July 11, 2017, on Assembly Bill 748, which seeks to establish a statewide policy on when body camera should be released. Several law enforcement organizations oppose the measure. (AP Photo/ Nick Ut, File)
July 11, 2017 - 5:34 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A longstanding national debate about police transparency and privacy has been reignited in California with legislation that would require law enforcement agencies to release body camera video and recordings of fatal police shootings and other significant incidents. The proposal,...
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From left, Oakland city officials including city administrator Sabrina Landreth, police chief Anne Kirkpatrick and Mayor Libby Schaaf field questions from the media after a federal court hearing, Monday, July 10, 2017, in San Francisco. Civil rights lawyers say a federal judge should consider holding Oakland, California, city and police officials in contempt of court for mishandling an internal affairs investigation of several officers alleged to have sexually exploited an underage prostitute. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
July 10, 2017 - 8:48 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Oakland's new police chief apologized Monday in federal court for a sexual misconduct scandal involving a teenage prostitute and vowed to clean up the city's troubled police department. "This is repairable," Anne Kirkpatrick told U.S. District Court Judge Thelton Henderson...
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FILE - In this May 30, 2017, file photo, St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez stands outside the Ramsey County Courthouse while waiting for a ride in St. Paul, Minn. It was announced Monday, July 10, that Yanez, the Minnesota police officer acquitted in last year's fatal shooting of black motorist Philando Castile, has left the police department where he served. (David Joles/Star Tribune via AP, File)
July 10, 2017 - 8:45 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota police officer who was acquitted in last year's fatal shooting of black motorist Philando Castile will receive $48,500 as part of a separation agreement announced Monday. The Minneapolis suburb of St. Anthony said Jeronimo Yanez is no longer with its police...
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From left, Oakland city officials including city administrator Sabrina Landreth, police chief Anne Kirkpatrick, and Mayor Libby Schaaf wait to talk to the media after a federal court hearing, Monday, July 10, 2017, in San Francisco. Civil rights lawyers say a federal judge should consider holding Oakland, California, city and police officials in contempt of court for mishandling an internal affairs investigation of several officers alleged to have sexually exploited an underage prostitute. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
July 10, 2017 - 8:23 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a summons of top Oakland, California, officials by a federal judge to discuss a report on a sexual misconduct investigation (all times local): 5:15 p.m. A federal judge who oversees the Oakland Police Department says he is optimistic that the department can...
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July 10, 2017 - 5:55 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota police officer who was acquitted in last year's fatal shooting of black motorist Philando Castile has left the suburban police department where he served under a separation agreement. The Minneapolis suburb of St. Anthony announced Monday that Jeronimo Yanez is no...
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July 10, 2017 - 5:45 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota police officer who was acquitted in last year's fatal shooting of black motorist Philando Castile has left the suburban police department where he served under a separation agreement. The Minneapolis suburb of St. Anthony announced Monday that Jeronimo Yanez is no...
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July 10, 2017 - 5:39 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota police officer acquitted in last year's fatal shooting of black motorist Philando Castile has left the police department where he served. The Minneapolis suburb of St. Anthony says Jeronimo Yanez has reached a "separation agreement" and is no longer a police officer...
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July 10, 2017 - 5:36 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A driver wounded in a gunfire exchange with a trooper and deputy was seen holding a gun by several 911 callers after she crashed along an interstate. The emergency recordings released Monday by the Johnston County Sheriff describe the unusual scene Saturday morning near Benson...
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