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Police Shooting

NYPD shot and killed bipolar black man after mistaking metal pipe for gun

The shooting comes after the fewest NYPD shootings ever last year.
Tess Owen
4.5.18
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Texas Cop Who Said Town Was 'Infested' with Cartels Allegedly Worked with Them

The feds say Geovani Hernandez bragged about his ties to a powerful cartel boss and took thousands in exchange for protecting drug runners.
Drew Schwartz
8.23.17
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Tough-Talking Former Mexican Police Chief Survives Bullet to the Head

Julian Leyzaola is the larger-than-life former top cop of Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez. The attack against him may have been an act of revenge, or as he called it, a hit ordered by a current police official.
Luis Chaparro
5.21.15
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Georgia Police Chief Resigns After Shooting His Ex-Wife

Georgia police chief who shot his ex-wife under the influence of alcohol and sleeping medication resigned on Wednesday.
VICE News
3.12.15
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There are Continued Calls for Freedom as Villages Burn in West Papua

Two Indonesian officers were killed on January 1. Now West Papuans are collectively paying the price.
Paul Gregoire
1.27.15
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Pittsburgh Police Chief Orders Investigation Into His Own Conduct After Sending an Anti-Racism Tweet

Chief Cameron McLay tweeted a picture of himself holding a sign saying that he resolved to change racism at work, while the city's Mayor was a fan, he's received heavy criticism.
VICE News
1.16.15
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Georgia Police Chief Claims He Accidentally Shot Wife on New Year's Day

Peachtree City's top cop was put on administrative leave after allegedly shooting his wife with his service weapon, leaving her in critical condition.
VICE News
1.1.15