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Man Claims He Was Pepper Sprayed By Police After Peaceful RallyA high school teacher says Seattle police unlawfully pepper sprayed him as he left a peaceful rally on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Police: College Student Disarmed SPU Gunman A student building monitor at Seattle Pacific University disarmed the gunman after he entered the foyer at Otto Miller Hall, and several other people jumped on top of him and pinned him down until police officers arrived, police said
WWU President Dismayed By Weekend Melee Off-CampusWestern Washington University President Bruce Shepard acknowledged Monday that the school is facing challenges when it comes to student drug and alcohol use, but he says an off-campus melee that erupted Saturday is counter to the university's culture.
Wash. Police: College Revelers Clash With Officers Hundreds of college-age revelers in Washington state — thwarted in efforts to continue a large party — threw projectiles at police who responded with pepper spray to disperse them, officials said.
Suit: Police Used Excessive Force In Occupy MarchA photograph of an Occupy Portland demonstrator blasted with pepper spray as she opened her mouth to shout at a police officer became a defining image of the month-long encampment.
Chaos Erupts Across US Over New Air Jordan ShoesFights, vandalism and arrests marked the release of Nike's new Air Jordan basketball shoes as a shopping rush on stores across the country led to unrest that nearly turned into rioting.
New Nike Air Jordan Shoes Cause Near Riot in TukwilaThe release of Nike's new Air Jordan basketball shoes caused a frenzy at shoe stores early Friday, with police using pepper spray on a group of rowdy customers at Southcenter Mall.
Occupy Seattle Protester Allegedly Has Miscarriage After Clash With PoliceProtesters with Occupy Seattle report that a pregnant teenager suffered a miscarriage after she was doused with pepper spray last week as the movement clashed with Seattle police.