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WA Group Protests Tasing of Naked Woman

A police accountability group has filed a complaint against the King County Sheriff’s Office in Seattle after a deputy used a Taser on a woman who was running naked through Pioneer Square, the Seattle Times reports. Mothers for Police…

Is the Warrior Cop a Myth?

 Have U.S. police become a militarized force? A 2017 analysis by the Washington Post found that police departments which invested in more military hardware were associated with more civilians killed each year by police. News photos of…

CA To Release Old Police Misconduct Records

California’s Justice Department will begin releasing police misconduct records created before Jan. 1, 2019 under a new police transparency law that had provoked the ire of police unions across the state, Courthouse News Service reports.…