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The still-urgent problem of police violence
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The still-urgent problem of police violence

Amid Rittenhouse outrage, two wins for police accountability
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Amid Rittenhouse outrage, two wins for police accountability

Largest U.S. police group appears to counter Sen. Tim Scott on police reform negotiations
Tim Scott.
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Largest U.S. police group appears to counter Sen. Tim Scott on police reform negotiations

Ex-Louisiana state trooper charged in flashlight beating of Black motorist
Jacob Brown.
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Ex-Louisiana state trooper charged in flashlight beating of Black motorist

Al Sharpton delivers passionate eulogy at Andrew Brown's funeral
Al Sharpton.
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Al Sharpton delivers passionate eulogy at Andrew Brown's funeral

Army officer allegedly assaulted by Virginia police is related to Eric Garner
Protest on anniversary of Eric Garner's death.
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Army officer allegedly assaulted by Virginia police is related to Eric Garner

Virginia police officer fired after violent stop of Black Army officer. Governor calls for state investigation.
Virginia police arrest Black Army officer
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Virginia police officer fired after violent stop of Black Army officer. Governor calls for state investigation.

Records provide Louisiana State Police's 1st acknowledgement Black man who died in custody was mistreated
Louisiana State Police vehicle.
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Records provide Louisiana State Police's 1st acknowledgement Black man who died in custody was mistreated

House Democrats reintroduce police reform bill named for George Floyd
Karen Bass.
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House Democrats reintroduce police reform bill named for George Floyd

Rochester police who killed Daniel Prude during mental health crisis won't face charges
Justice for Daniel Prude posters across Rochester City Hall.
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Rochester police who killed Daniel Prude during mental health crisis won't face charges

Elijah McClain investigators designed questions to help exonerate officers, independent report suggests
Elijah McClain.
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Elijah McClain investigators designed questions to help exonerate officers, independent report suggests

Rochester police seen pepper spraying handcuffed, screaming 9-year-old girl in body camera video
Protesters in Rochester in September.
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Rochester police seen pepper spraying handcuffed, screaming 9-year-old girl in body camera video

Ex-Minneapolis police officer charged in George Floyd's killing released on $1 million bail
Derek Chauvin.
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Ex-Minneapolis police officer charged in George Floyd's killing released on $1 million bail

Rochester police tried to play down Daniel Prude's killing to avoid 'violent blowback,' documents show
A protester in Rochester New York.
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Rochester police tried to play down Daniel Prude's killing to avoid 'violent blowback,' documents show

Rochester suspends 7 police officers over asphyxiation death of Daniel Prude
Rochester police
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Rochester suspends 7 police officers over asphyxiation death of Daniel Prude

Jacob Blake's mother pleads with Americans to 'examine your heart' in emotional speech
Kenosha, Wisconsin, protest.
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Jacob Blake's mother pleads with Americans to 'examine your heart' in emotional speech

Fulton County DA says officer who shot Rayshard Brooks kicked him while he laid on the ground 'fighting for his life'
Paul Howard.
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Fulton County DA says officer who shot Rayshard Brooks kicked him while he laid on the ground 'fighting for his life'

Atlanta police chief resigns after officer's fatal shooting
AP Photo/David Goldman
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Atlanta police chief resigns after officer's fatal shooting

Atlanta mayor orders firings of 2 police officers for excessive force
Keisha Lance Bottoms.
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Atlanta mayor orders firings of 2 police officers for excessive force

Sacramento police arrest 84, including a reporter, at Stephon Clark protests
Stephon Clark protest.
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Sacramento police arrest 84, including a reporter, at Stephon Clark protests

Protesters gather in Sacramento after D.A. announces officers who shot and killed Stephon Clark will not be charged
A sign at a protest over the shooting of Stephon Clark.
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Protesters gather in Sacramento after D.A. announces officers who shot and killed Stephon Clark will not be charged

North Carolina police officer who assaulted jaywalker has been arrested and charged
A police car.
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North Carolina police officer who assaulted jaywalker has been arrested and charged

Demonstrators unfurl 'Stop killing us' banner at Cardinals game
A banner protesting police brutality at a Cardinals game
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Demonstrators unfurl 'Stop killing us' banner at Cardinals game

Police, civil liberties advocates reject Trump's push for 'rough' treatment of suspects
President Trump
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Police, civil liberties advocates reject Trump's push for 'rough' treatment of suspects

The police officer who shot Jordan Edwards has been arrested for murder
Roy Oliver, the police officer who fatally shot Jordan Edwards
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The police officer who shot Jordan Edwards has been arrested for murder

Massachusetts' highest court says black men may be legally justified in running from the police
Fleeing is reasonable in some cases.
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Massachusetts' highest court says black men may be legally justified in running from the police

An innocent 18-year-old was beaten by police in his bed. A jury awarded him $18.
Police tape.
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An innocent 18-year-old was beaten by police in his bed. A jury awarded him $18.

Body-cam footage shows Georgia cops tased the wrong man within 38 seconds of meeting him
A man is wrongly attacked by police.
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Body-cam footage shows Georgia cops tased the wrong man within 38 seconds of meeting him

Baltimore police officer acquitted in death of Freddie Gray
Baltimore police officer is acquitted of charges in Freddie Gray case.
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Baltimore police officer acquitted in death of Freddie Gray

Report: Most of America's largest police departments allow officers to choke, strangle, and hog-tie people
A revealing study about police priorities around the nation.
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Report: Most of America's largest police departments allow officers to choke, strangle, and hog-tie people

Laquan McDonald's family asks White House to take harder look at Chicago policing
Rev. Marvin Hunter speaks out about the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald
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Laquan McDonald's family asks White House to take harder look at Chicago policing

DOJ opens civil rights investigation into Chicago Police Department
A Chicago police badge
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DOJ opens civil rights investigation into Chicago Police Department

Al Sharpton calls for police reform at funeral for Florida man killed by officer
Rev. Al Sharpton speaks at Corey Jones' funeral
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Al Sharpton calls for police reform at funeral for Florida man killed by officer

Police unions urge boycott of Quentin Tarantino films because he protested police homicides
Quentin Tarantino protests police brutality, and gets pushback from police unions
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Police unions urge boycott of Quentin Tarantino films because he protested police homicides

Outside experts called the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice justified
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Outside experts called the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice justified