For several months, police units in the UK have been operating "diversion" schemes which have resulted in scores of drug users avoiding court, jail, and a criminal record.
Cops in San Francisco aren't getting the same level of scrutiny as in cities like Baltimore and Ferguson. Is a bit of federal criticism really going to change anything?
Three people have been charged following multiple horse-slapping incidents at Queen's University in Ontario.
"The buzzword right now is de-escalation," says one former cop. "Create an opportunity to use your verbal skills."
On an all new episode of Weediquette, Krishna heads to Michigan to meet the caregivers whose personal property has been seized based on minor technicalities.
The teenager apparently posted favorably about cops after seeing Black Lives Matter shirts at school last week.
When police want a sample, they can do it the easy way, or they can do it the hard way.
Under New York City's opaque and arbitrary civil forfeiture system, seizing money from a woman not accused of a crime is a perfectly legal thing to do.
A veteran city cop was charged by the state attorney general after shooting and killing a Brooklyn father in July.
"I was going to fire them. They chose to resign."
Betty Shelby has been charged with first-degree manslaughter and a warrant has been issued for her arrest.
Protests broke out after cops looking for an unrelated suspect shot a black man they claim was armed.
Former cops Gene Sullivan and James Cardin have never had fancy computers or lab assistants to help with the grim work of identifying bodies.
James Duane says you shouldn't say anything to a cop for any reason, you shouldn't plead the Fifth, and you shouldn't stay silent. So what should you do?
Privately funded planes recording city residents from the sky, systematic racism, failed trials for killer cops—can policing get any worse in Baltimore?
We talked to Jeff Ross about his new Comedy Central special, Jeff Ross Roasts Cops, and how to find humor in tragedy.
Former cops offer ideas for how America can get its police shooting epidemic under control.
"Sometimes I think we're like those Japanese soldiers in WWII—the ones on the island who just kept fighting because they didn't know the war was over."
"Jay-Z fucked up the 'hood, I always said that—write that shit down. They didn't clean this shit up for us."
Making a Murderer subject Brenden Dassey's confession, which a judge ruled was unlawfully coerced, demonstrates the sometimes dishonest lengths interrogators will go to to extract admissions of guilt.
After a scathing federal report on racism and callousness towards sexual assault victims among Baltimore cops, it didn't take long for activists to go after the local police union.
There have been more than 1,500 deaths during, or immediately after, police contact in the UK. I wanted to find out why.
Strip searches, unlawful stops, racial slurs—the police force that killed Freddie Gray sounds like a nightmare.
The fatal shot is not depicted, but the footage does show cops shooting at the teen from behind as he's driving a stolen car.