- Chicago awaits more protests over police shooting Updated: Nov-25-15 3:31 am
CHICAGO - The white officer who shot a black Chicago teen 16 times has been charged with murder and jailed. The graphic video of the slaying has been made public. And in the hours after the footage was released, protesters seemed to honor pleas for restraint.
- Police: Man dies in shootout with officers in New Jersey Updated: Nov-25-15 12:18 am
CAMDEN, New Jersey - Investigators say police responding to a reported domestic disturbance in southern New Jersey exchanged gunfire with a suspect, killing the man.
- 6 Denver deputies on restricted duty after jail inmate dies Updated: Nov-24-15 10:30 pm
DENVER - Six Denver sheriff's deputies were placed on restricted duty while authorities investigate an incident at the downtown jail involving an inmate who later died, the latest problem for a troubled agency trying to reform after a series of misconduct and excessive-force allegations.
- Providence's dancing cop says he was fired over protest Updated: Nov-24-15 9:54 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Providence's famous dancing cop said he was fired Tuesday from directing holiday traffic for organizing a protest last month against a Dunkin' Donuts worker who wrote "#blacklivesmatter" on another police officer's coffee cup in Rhode Island.
- Man who shot at police in 3 Washington cities gets 71 years Updated: Nov-24-15 8:51 pm
EVERETT, Washington - A man who shot at police in three Washington cities last year, wounding one officer, has been sentenced to 71 years in prison.
- Phoenix police: Woman on bike killed in hit-and-run accident Updated: Nov-24-15 8:44 pm
PHOENIX - Police in Phoenix have released the name of a woman who was killed in a hit-and-run accident.
- Police: Augusta credit union robbed Updated: Nov-24-15 6:04 pm
AUGUSTA, Maine - Police are looking for a man who robbed a credit union in Augusta.
- Pennsylvania police chief apologizes for emailed racial slur Updated: Nov-24-15 4:42 pm
FARRELL, Pennsylvania - A Pennsylvania police chief is apologizing for using a racial slur in a fundraising email.
- Former FOP president charged with stealing from police union Updated: Nov-24-15 4:08 pm
GAINESVILLE, Florida - Authorities say a former Gainesville police officer and local Fraternal Order of Police president stole more than $56,000 from the union.
- Judge: Retaliation claim against Arpaio to remain in lawsuit Updated: Nov-24-15 3:52 pm
PHOENIX - A judge has ruled that a restaurant owner can move forward with his legal claim that an Arizona sheriff's office arrested him in a bid to discourage him from cooperating in a civil rights case.
- BCA investigates fatal police shooting Updated: Nov-24-15 3:45 pm
COLUMBIA HEIGHTS, Minnesota - State investigators are in Columbia Heights gathering evidence in a fatal officer-involved shooting.
- Islamic militants hit hotel in Egypt's Sinai, killing 7 Updated: Nov-24-15 3:00 pm
CAIRO - A brazen militant attack involving a suicide car bombing and claimed by the Islamic State group targeted a hotel in Egypt's restive northern Sinai region on Tuesday, killing seven people, including two judges, the state MENA news agency said.
- Police: Officer shoots man swinging butcher knife in wrist Updated: Nov-24-15 1:33 pm
DUNDALK, Maryland - Baltimore County Police say an officer shot a man swinging a butcher knife, striking him on the wrist.
- Police: Man wounded by return fire to face numerous charges Updated: Nov-24-15 12:50 pm
PHOENIX - Phoenix police say a suspect will face numerous felony charges once he's released from a hospital where he's being treated for wounds suffered when two officers shot back after he allegedly opened fire on them.
- Vegas police: Man shot by 3 officers after chase had a gun Updated: Nov-24-15 12:20 pm
LAS VEGAS - Police say three officers shot and killed an armed man who refused to surrender following a chase into an apartment complex in a neighborhood east of the Las Vegas Strip.
- Judge sides with Cheyenne in police shooting lawsuit Updated: Nov-24-15 12:14 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A U.S. district court judge has ruled that Cheyenne police did not act negligently when a man was shot by an officer in 2011.
- Family of Cleveland boy shot by police want new prosecutor Updated: Nov-24-15 11:01 am
CLEVELAND - Family members of a 12-year-old black boy who was carrying a pellet gun when he was fatally shot by a white Cleveland police officer have gathered petitions demanding the county prosecutor's removal from the case.
- Corpus Christi police shoot knife-wielding man, later dies Updated: Nov-24-15 8:47 am
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - Corpus Christi police responding to a call about a possible overdose shot the knife-wielding suspect who later died at a hospital.
- Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office re-accredited Updated: Nov-24-15 7:36 am
THIBODAUX, Louisiana - The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office has been re-accredited for the 15th consecutive year.
- Florida law officer named chief in Mandan, North Dakota Updated: Nov-24-15 6:49 am
MANDAN, North Dakota - A law officer from Florida with ties to the Dakotas is Mandan's new police chief.
- Knox County, sheriff's office facing $5M lawsuit Updated: Nov-24-15 6:35 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A man has filed a $5 million lawsuit against Knox County after he says jail officers failed to take into account his mental illness, which he says led to officers beating him.
- Last pretrial hearing before Freddie Gray case begins Updated: Nov-24-15 6:09 am
BALTIMORE - A Baltimore judge will hear the final arguments from prosecutors and defense attorneys before the first of six trials in the Freddie Gray case begins next week.
- Bosnia: Explosive device thrown at police station Updated: Nov-24-15 5:12 am
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina - Authorities say an explosive device was thrown at the police station in the northern Bosnian town of Zavidovici but caused minimal damage and no casualties.
- News Guide: Questions remain in Minnesota police shooting Updated: Nov-24-15 4:14 am
MINNEAPOLIS - The fatal shooting of a black man by a Minneapolis police officer has prompted more than a week of protests and led to calls for answers as state and federal investigators continue to piece together what happened.
- Ex-Denver sheriff chief loses appeal of his firing Updated: Nov-24-15 4:01 am
DENVER - A former Denver Sheriff Department chief who was fired for allegedly giving preferential treatment to a department captain who faced criminal charges has lost his appeal to be reinstated.