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Georgia Police Chief Assaulted Restrained Inmate

On October 22, 2012, the Department of Justice announced that Walter Young, the former police chief for the Omega Police Department in Georgia, was sentenced for assaulting a man who
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Statistics on Law Enforcement Officer Deaths Released

    Statistics on Law Enforcement Officer Deaths Released
On November 19, 2012, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) released the 2011 report, Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted (LEOKA).  In 2011, 72 officers were killed during duty, and
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Three Former Jackson Police Officers Accepted Bribes

On October 17, 2012, the US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Mississippi announced that two former police officers for the Jackson Police Department, Monyette Quintel Jefferson and Terence
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NYPD Officers Sentenced for Distributing Firearms/Stolen Goods

On October 10, 2012, the US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York announced that three former NYPD officers were sentenced for conspiring to transport firearms and stolen
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St Louis Sergeant Guilty of Drug Charges

According to the US Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Missouri, Larry J Davis received 57 months in prison
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Puerto Rico Officers Indicted for Civil Rights Charges

On October 15, 2012, the Department of Justice announced that Puerto Rico Lieutenant Erick Rivera Nazario and Officer Jimmy Rodriguez
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NM Police Officer Receives over 4 Years for Sexual Abuse

On November 6, 2012, the Department of Justice announced that a former police officer with the Navajo Police Department (NPD)
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Cops

The Work of CopsCops are a critical component of the criminal justice system in the United States. The role of
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Police Officer

Becoming a Police OfficerA police officer is an important component of the law enforcement and criminal justice system in the
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Retired Officer Gets 19 Years for Sexually Exploiting Minor

On November 1, 2012, David M Ketchmark, the Acting US Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a retired police officer from Springfield, Missouri was sentenced for sexually
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