(CNN) A deputy with the Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office in Washington was fatally shot Saturday night, a death Sheriff Brad Thurman said was the agency’s first in the line of duty in its 165-year history. Justin DeRosier, 29, was...Read more
In 2014, Michael Brown, an 18-year old unarmed black man, was fatally shot by a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo. In the four months that followed, the stock price of the stun-gun maker Taser International, now known as Axon Enterprise...Read more
The decision last month not to prosecute the police officers who shot and killed Stephon Clark has added renewed urgency to the debate over police shootings in this state. And the state’s lawmakers have plunged in headfirst this year with a pair...Read more
BUCKEYE, AZ — Authorities say a Buckeye police officer remains in intensive care, but is in stable condition after getting into a crash while on his motorcycle. The crash happened around 1 p.m. Wednesday near the intersection of Verrado Way and...Read more
Arizona police officers forcibly removed 2-year-old boy with fever from home, video shows The mother had taken the child to a naturopathy doctor with a 105-degree fever.
An Arizona lawmaker is questioning a local police department’s use of force in removing a feverish child from a home after a doctor reported the parents to the state’s Department of Child Safety. On Feb. 25, the mother of a 2-year-old...Read more
A Virginia police dog found two missing children lost in the woods this weekend, the Powhatan Sheriff’s Office said. As daylight faded, parents and neighbors spent 45 minutes searching for the two 8-year-old children on Saturday before...Read more
A Tucson police bomb-squad officer who filed a lawsuit against the city claiming he was subjected to workplace harassment and discrimination saw his case dismissed by a federal judge Tuesday, according to court documents. Charles Pickard, a...Read more