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Oregon Mother Sues Sheriff’s Office Over Son’s Stun Gun Death

The mother of a southern Oregon man who died during an incident with law enforcement officers has sued the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, saying deputies used excessive force.

03/04/2015

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Seattle Police Say Man Stashed Gun In Store Diaper Aisle

Police say a man who fired a shot into the air Monday evening in West Seattle fled into a drug store.

03/04/2015

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Oregon Woman Sues Police for Grabbing Phone While Documenting Arrest

PORTLAND, Ore. (CBS Seattle) — A Portland woman is seeking justice after having her cellphone seized by police while filming an arrest. Carrie Medina tells CBS News that police grabbed her phone after she attempted […]

02/12/2015

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Medford Police Deploy Decoy Purse In Stores

Medford police deployed a decoy purse over the weekend in a theft sting at five stores.

12/15/2014

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Jesse Jackson Urging Tech Jobs For Minorities

The Rev. Jesse Jackson called for more peaceful protests against the Ferguson police shooting but said the real agenda for civil rights in Seattle is increasing minorities employed by high-tech companies such as Microsoft, Nintendo and Amazon.com.

12/01/2014

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Police Shoot Man Who Called 911 To Report Shooting Suspect

Vancouver police mistakenly shot a man who called 911 to report a shooting suspect.

11/12/2014

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Man With Girlfriend’s Body Surrenders To Police

A 28-year-old Anchorage man told his brother he had strangled his girlfriend, and when his brother said he intended to call police, the man drove off with the body in the back seat of his car, police said Thursday.

09/11/2014

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Police Officer Shoots Family’s Dog In The Head

A police officer shot a family’s dog in the head Tuesday evening, according to KVAL-TV.

08/14/2014

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Surveillance Video Shows Police Officer Running Over Soldier Lying In Middle Of Road

A surveillance video obtained by KCPQ showed a Tacoma Police patrol car running over a Joint Base Lewis-McChord solider in the middle of the road.

06/17/2014

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Hawaii Lawmakers Agree To End Police Sex Loophole

Legislation in new crime bill will revoke a legal exemption that allow police officers to have sex with prostitutes.

04/17/2014

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