Tag: Law enforcement agencies

South Bend revises use of force policy for its officers

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SOUTH BEND, Ind. — South Bend's police officers will be banned from using chokeholds under a newly revised use-of-force policy that officials in the...

Maryland police reform would repeal officer job protections

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Every Wednesday, for 395 weeks, Tawanda Jones has held a vigil to protest the death of her brother, Tyrone West, who...

Activist charged with felony stemming from Kenosha protests

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KENOSHA, Wis. — An activist who participated in protests following the August police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha was charged Friday with a...

Grand jury rejects charges against officer in teen’s death

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ATLANTA — A grand jury has decided not to file charges against a police officer who fatally shot a teenager following a chase last...

Florida man charged with plotting attack on Trump supporters

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A Florida man accused of trying to organize an armed response to supporters of former President Donald Trump for their expected...

Minnesota House rejects security fund for officers’ trials

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ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Minnesota House rejected a bill to create a fund to bolster security during the upcoming murder trial of a...

Dad of Connecticut teen killed by police sues officer, town

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HARTFORD, Conn. — The father of an 18-year-old man shot to death by a Connecticut police officer in 2019 has filed a wrongful death...

Man sues Missouri deputy for fatally shooting his daughter

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SEDALIA, Mo. — A Missouri man has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against a former sheriff's deputy who fatally shot his daughter during a...

Judge rejects detention request for Kansas Proud Boys leader

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A federal magistrate judge rejected on Friday the government's request to keep the alleged leader of the Kansas City chapter...

College athletes coming together to promote change

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SAN JOSE, Calif. — Whether talking to a teammate, close friend or complete stranger, San Jose State football player Drew Jenkins has a go-to...