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Special prosecutor Patricia Brown-Holmes speaks during a news conference Tuesday, June 27, 2017 in Chicago. Brown-Holmes announced that three Chicago police officers have been indicted on felony charges that they conspired to cover up the actions of a white police officer who shot and killed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. In the indictment approved Monday by a Cook County grand jury, alleges that one current and two former officers lied about the events of Oct. 20, 2014 when Officer Jason Van Dyke shot the black teenager 16 times. (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam)
June 28, 2017 - 7:07 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Three Chicago police officers have been indicted on charges that they conspired to cover up and lie about what happened when a white police officer shot a black teenager 16 times — an incident that prompted outrage when a video of the killing was finally released. The indictment...
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June 28, 2017 - 12:59 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a law enforcement officer shot in Sacramento (all times local): 10:00 p.m. Authorities say a man suspected of shooting a transit officer in the face has been arrested at a motel. Sacramento County Sheriff's Department spokesman Sgt. Tony Turnbull says the...
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June 28, 2017 - 12:57 am
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle residents and family members of Charleena Lyles demanded change from Seattle city officials during a public hearing about her fatal shooting by police earlier this month. The full Seattle City Council attended the hearing Tuesday evening at the University of Washington, which...
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June 27, 2017 - 11:32 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A transit deputy was shot in the face Monday at a light rail station in Sacramento after getting into a fight with a suspect. His condition is unknown, authorities said. The deputy was conscious and talking as he was being transported to a hospital by ambulance, Sacramento...
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June 27, 2017 - 11:23 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An FBI agent has been indicted on accusations that he lied about firing at Robert "LaVoy" Finicum in 2016 when officers arrested leaders of an armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in rural Oregon. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports ( https://goo.gl/M1Mk3p ) that sources...
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June 27, 2017 - 9:22 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A review board has found a potential error in a North Carolina police department's decision that the fatal shooting of a black man by an officer last year was justified and has scheduled another hearing on the matter in August. Julian Wright, an attorney representing the...
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Special prosecutor Patricia Brown-Holmes speaks during a news conference Tuesday, June 27, 2017 in Chicago. Brown-Holmes announced that three Chicago police officers have been indicted on felony charges that they conspired to cover up the actions of a white police officer who shot and killed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. In the indictment approved Monday by a Cook County grand jury, alleges that one current and two former officers lied about the events of Oct. 20, 2014 when Officer Jason Van Dyke shot the black teenager 16 times. (AP Photo/G-Jun Yam)
June 27, 2017 - 8:56 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Three Chicago police officers were indicted Tuesday on felony charges that they conspired to cover up the actions of a white police officer who shot and killed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, and that the officers lied when they said the black teenager "aggressively" swung a knife at...
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This undated photo provided by the University of Illinois Police Department shows Yingying Zhang. Police said the FBI is investigating the disappearance of Zhang, a Chinese woman from a central Illinois university town, as a kidnapping. Zhang was about a month into a yearlong appointment at the University of Illinois' Urbana-Champaign when she disappeared June 9, 2017. (Courtesy of the University of Illinois Police Department via AP)
June 27, 2017 - 7:49 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The FBI has located the car that a missing Chinese scholar studying at the University of Illinois was last seen getting into earlier this month, the FBI said Tuesday. The University of Illinois Police Department and the FBI received numerous leads regarding the black Saturn...
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June 27, 2017 - 1:24 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A motorcyclist doing more than 100 mph (163 kph) on a South Carolina interstate picked the wrong car to speed past. Kershaw County Sheriff Jim Matthews said a motorcycle whizzed by his unmarked car about 8:30 p.m. Monday on Interstate 20 about 25 miles (40 kilometers) east of...
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June 27, 2017 - 1:23 pm
CAMDEN, S.C. (AP) — A motorcyclist doing more than 100 mph (163 kph) on a South Carolina interstate picked the wrong car to speed past. Kershaw County Sheriff Jim Matthews said a motorcycle whizzed by his unmarked car about 8:30 p.m. Monday on Interstate 20 about 25 miles (40 kilometers) east of...
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