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Tag: Police Department

In Some Cities, Police Go From Stop-and-Frisk to Stop-and-Spit

Police in Florida and other states are building up DNA databases, in part by collecting voluntary samples from people not charged with—or even suspected of—any particular crime.

Posted on Sep 12, 2016 READ MORE


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A Rundown of the Mind-Boggling Police Scandals in Oakland, California

So many scandals have emerged from the Oakland Police Department that it may be tough to make sense of it all. Thankfully, writer Aura Bogado offers a handy outline to untangle the web of lies, sex trafficking, murders, suicides, cover-ups and just general corruption allegedly going on.

Posted on Jun 21, 2016 READ MORE

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Cellphone Tracking Has a Friend Down at Headquarters

You already knew it was happening, but The New York Times points to internal documents to confirm that police departments across the country are using cellphone-tracking technology aggressively in all kinds of investigations, often without a court order or judicial oversight.

Posted on Apr 1, 2012 READ MORE

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