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South African miners riots draw fire

South African police have fired rubber bullets, stun grenades and tear gas to disperse striking miners trying to prevent a rally by the country’s main labour grouping. Bullet casings littered the ground and a helicopter circled above, with police sirens … Continue reading

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Overnight Protest Follows SFPD OIS (Officer Involved Shooting)

Police in riot gear responded to a demonstration in San Francisco’s Mission and Bayview districts in the middle of the night overnight following an officer-involved shooting that left one man dead. The angry, but mostly controlled crowd gathered near 16th … Continue reading

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New video shows police shooting in Bayview District

pigs shoot fare-dodger SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — New amateur video obtained by ABC7 News shows the first few minutes following an officer-involved shooting that claimed the life of a 19-year-old suspect in San Francisco on Saturday.   The video shows the … Continue reading

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Police shoot individual in Bayview

San Francisco police have shot a person in the Bayview district Saturday afternoon in what may be The City’s second transit-related shooting in two weeks. The shooting occurred about 4:30 p.m. near the Muni stop at Third Street and Oakdale … Continue reading

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Migrant workers riot and clash with police in Chaozhou Pictures

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Students riot over missing colleague

University of Nairobi students on Wednesday took to the streets to protest against “the institution’s laxity” in addressing the mysterious disappearance of an engineering student. Mr Peter Kamau Gikonyo, a fifth year student, was last seen on March 18 heading … Continue reading

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Vandals strike memorial to Uintah officer who died in crash

JENSEN, Uintah County — Holley Orr goes to her husband’s memorial about once a month to put out a new wreath and think for a minute. Her father built the memorial for her in 2007 to help remember her husband, … Continue reading

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Students riot outside Larnaca police station

January 23 AROUND 100 students yesterday bombarded Larnaca Traffic Police department with stones, firecrackers and eggs in protest at the circumstances of the fatal motorbike accident of their 16-year-old fellow student last month. The reason for yesterday’s protest was a … Continue reading

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One-Third of Russian Militiamen Psychopaths or Alcoholics, Expert Says

19 January 2010 VIENNA — Nearly one in every three policemen in Russia is likely a psychopath or an alcoholic, the result, a leading specialist says, of the attraction that police service has for such people, the end of psychological … Continue reading

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When it’s time to shoot, shoot

PoliceOne Staff Denver police officer Kevin Ford used reasonable force when he shot and killed a man walking through a residential neighborhood firing a gun, the District Attorney’s office recently ruled. This incident paints a clear picture of solid police … Continue reading

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