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With unfair police treatment, the tragedy is not limited to the incident itself

New research using a nationally representative sample of more than 12,000 participants shows the collateral consequences victims are likely to confront following unfair treatment by police.

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Power of police unions comes into question after House moves George Floyd Justice in Policing Act

Police reform and the power of police unions are analyzed after the House passed the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act last week. Rep. Joyce Beatty (D-OH) and author Rosa Brooks join Tiffany Cross to discuss.

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Dallas police officer charged with murdering two people from 2017

A Dallas police officer has been arrested and charged with killing two people in 2017 after an investigation was launched following a witness implicating him in their deaths, authorities said.

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Capitol Police chief asks to extend National Guard presence

The formal request came only after a disconnect between the chief and the board that oversees her agency, underscoring the bureaucracy and communication breakdowns that have hampered security.

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New York police investigating stabbing of Asian guy as possible hate crime

New York City police were investigating the stabbing of a 36-year-old Asian man who was attacked from behind as a possible hate crime, police said.

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Defund the Authorities?

Ohio city backtracks on diverting money.

Calls to redirect police funding were a consistent refrain during last summer’s protests, but it didn’t always translate into policy changes. A look at why city council members in Columbus, Ohio, decided to go ahead with a new class of police recruits.

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California Navy vet died after police knelt on neck amid psychological health crisis, family states

The family of a Navy veteran who called police while he was in a mental health crisis is alleging that police used excessive force that led to his death, suing the city of Antioch, California, for damages.

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Georgia police

Georgia police storm opposition headquarters to detain leader

Police stormed the headquarters of Georgia’s main opposition party to detain its chairman who is accused of organizing violence in the country in 2019.

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Colorado police

Colorado police had no legal basis to stop, frisk, or use chokehold on Elijah McClain, report finds

Police in Aurora, Colorado, had no legal basis to stop, frisk or use a chokehold on Elijah McClain, a 23-year-old unarmed Black man who died in custody in 2019, according to a report by independent investigators released Monday. Driving the news: The City Cou…

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Colorado Authorities had no basis to stop unarmed Black man who died in custody: Separate Stunt

A Colorado police officer had no apparent reasonable grounds to suspect a crime was being committed when he approached an unarmed Black man walking home from a convenience store, and within seconds escalated a stop that led to the man’s death, a report by ind…