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News August 8
Memes and billboards are calling for arresting the three officers. But what does Kentucky law say?
News July 31
Critics say mayors should be wary as the Justice Department expands law-enforcement task forces.
News July 29
Many prisons, especially in the South, are named after racist officials and former plantations.
News July 13
Mental-health problems, short staffing plague a Texas lockup in COVID lockdown.
News July 7
But is it legal? A California appeals court is going to decide.
News July 1
Police asked the show to edit out officers using violence or bad language. The company says it had other reasons for not airing the footage.
News June 26
“You have to use a lot of force, or you are going to die.”
News June 19
The justices ruled the president illegally suspended the Dreamers program. But it’s unclear if Trump will let more eligible applicants in.
News June 19
The Houston shooting has sparked more questions about use of force and what many experts call the failed promise of police body cameras.
News June 18
Lawmakers in 16 states have introduced bills to improve police oversight and accountability.