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New Zealand Police Say Multiple Deaths in 2 Mosque Shootings in Christchurch

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — A gunman opened fire on two mosques in central Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday, killing multiple people in an afternoon slaughter that in part was broadcast live online after the publication of a white [...]

Police often use broad exemption to keep videos from public

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – Police departments routinely withhold video of officer-involved shootings and other incidents from the public by using a broad exemption to state-open records laws, an investigation by The Associated Press has found. The [...]

3 Ukrainian police injured in clash with demonstrators

MINSK, Belarus (AP) – Three police officers in Ukraine have been injured in a clash with far-right demonstrators in the capital. The violence occurred outside the presidential administration building in Kiev where several hundred demonstrators [...]

Leaked video shows Portland police making deal to hold off arrests of far-right group

A new video has surfaced that apparently shows a Portland law enforcement officer striking a deal with a far-right group leader to prevent arresting his members last June. The video is cut from Patriot Prayer leader Joey Gibson during a violent [...]

The Police Were Called for Help. They Arrested Her Instead.

“I thought I was going crazy,” Ms. Bropho, who is now 37, said of her time in jail. “I couldn’t eat; I couldn’t sleep.” Social scientists note that an arrest can have cascading effects, particularly for poor women. If no [...]

Police chief: Contacting ICE about former Marine was proper

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) – A Michigan police chief says his department acted properly when it contacted Immigration and Customs Enforcement following a former Marine’s arrest, leading to a three-day stay in a detainment center. The [...]

A Locked Door, a Fire and 41 Girls Killed as Police Stood By

The girls, who had broken no laws and posed no threat to society, were victims even before the fire. As survivors of sexual abuse, violence or abandonment — often at the hands of their own families — the government had assigned them [...]

Protesters stone home of Haiti president, clash with police

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) – Protesters have stoned the Haitian president’s home and clashed with police, leaving at least one demonstrator dead in the third straight day of demonstrations against economic mismanagement and corruption. Organizers [...]

Man wanted in Vermont is shot after using stun gun on police

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) – Police say a man wanted for assault in Vermont was shot during a scuffle in which he used a stun gun on police officers in Florida. WCAX-TV reports that police in Inverness, Florida, say 41-year-old Jeremy Jennings [...]

Activists link Capitol Police sergeant to white nationalism

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Anti-fascist activists in Virginia have published allegations linking a Virginia Capitol Police sergeant to white nationalists. He’s since been placed on paid leave. Citing a Wednesday release, The Richmond Times-Dispatch [...]