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Man who accused police of racial, religious bias loses human rights battle

Man who accused police of racial, religious bias loses human rights battle | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
A man who claimed Ottawa police didn't do their job properly after he was racially attacked -- and also copped racist attitudes -- has lost his case with Ontario's Human Rights Tribunal.
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The Rodney King–Era Law That Gives Obama the Power to Reform the Ferguson Police Department

The Rodney King–Era Law That Gives Obama the Power to Reform the Ferguson Police Department | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
President Obama on Monday announced that he will send Attorney General Eric Holder to Ferguson, Missouri. America’s top law enforcement official will meet with FBI agents conducting the civil rights investigation into the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old who was shot and killed by a white police...
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IPCC investigates detention of man found dead 24 hours after release

IPCC investigates detention of man found dead 24 hours after release | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
Watchdog to investigate whether Devon and Cornwall police used excessive force in arrest of 22-year-old Logan PetersThe police watchdog is investigating whether officers used excessive force in the arrest of a young man found dead at his home less...

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Public services law to promote good governance - DAWN.com

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He said that the complainant would go to police station for registration of FIR.
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Prospects bleak in policing as career, say Chinese - The Malay Mail Online

Prospects bleak in policing as career, say Chinese - The Malay Mail Online | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
The Malay Mail Online Prospects bleak in policing as career, say Chinese The Malay Mail Online According to the Centre of Strategic Engagement (CENSE) chief executive officer, the Chinese community had always had a negative perception of the police...
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Is this the future of policing? - Hindu Business Line

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The Investigator. Is this the future of policing? Shovon Chowdhury. Share · Comment · print ·. T+ · T- · Tweet.
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Ottawa Police committed to community policing but questioning future of ... - Ottawa Sun

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Lyons: Taking policing beyond the rule book - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

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Lyons: Taking policing beyond the rule book.
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Stephen Lawrence murder investigation: Britain’s most senior counter-terrorism officer removed from post following Met Police spying revelations

Stephen Lawrence murder investigation: Britain’s most senior counter-terrorism officer removed from post following Met Police spying revelations | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
Britain’s most senior counter-terrorism officer has been removed from his post as recriminations grew from a damning report which found that Scotland Yard spied on the family of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence.
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A Peek Inside the DEA Manual - The Terrifying Way Law Enforcement is Lying to Us

A Peek Inside the DEA Manual - The Terrifying Way Law Enforcement is Lying to Us | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
The DEA is helping helping local law enforcement hide potentially unconstitutional surveillance methods.

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Law enforcement increasingly using surveillance drones

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Records show border-patrol drones are being borrowed by the agencies more often than previously thought.

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Who do we believe in the crime figures debacle?

Who do we believe in the crime figures debacle? | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
Commentary: Politicians and police have stood by the new crime figures, despite a host of high-profile "fiddling" admissions - so where does that leave the victim?
    

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REFLECTIONS ON THE FIRST YEAR OF POLICE & CRIME COMMISSIONERS

REFLECTIONS ON THE FIRST YEAR OF POLICE & CRIME COMMISSIONERS | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
It is now months since the government delivered a master class in how not to run an election. An election which failed to ignite interest from the public. An election which resulted in a national a...
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Report: Staffing Shortages Linked To LAPD Backlog Of Fingerprint Evidence - CBS Los Angeles

Report: Staffing Shortages Linked To LAPD Backlog Of Fingerprint Evidence - CBS Los Angeles | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
A backlog of unanalyzed fingerprint evidence at the LAPD has more than doubled in the last two years, according to a report.
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Police files reveal 'endemic corruption' at the Met

Police files reveal 'endemic corruption' at the Met | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
Scotland Yard holds an astonishing 260 crates of documents on police corruption in one corner of London alone – and very few of the rogue detectives have ever been successfully prosecuted.

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UK police show worrying lack of data-protection skills - V3.co.uk

UK police show worrying lack of data-protection skills - V3.co.uk | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
V3.co.uk UK police show worrying lack of data-protection skills V3.co.uk The six areas audited covered data-protection governance, records management, handling requests for personal data, the security of personal data, staff training and awareness,...
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Studying the possibilities of sharing services - Quinte News

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Hastings County is moving ahead with a study on “shared services” among its municipalities, and with the county itself.
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US Border Patrol Sends Robots To Combat Drug Smuggling - Singularity Hub

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Brian Buchner, president of the National Association for Civilian Oversight of Law Enforcement, commended the Border Patrol for trying to keep its agents safe.
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Policing for Profit: Tennessee Civil Asset Forfeiture Law - WTVC

Policing for Profit: Tennessee Civil Asset Forfeiture Law - WTVC | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
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Mrs. Humphrey had to hire McGowan. He believes, the way the law works.. the state has an incentive to make as many seizures as possible.
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Met chief Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe: change the law for a more diverse police force

Met chief Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe: change the law for a more diverse police force | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
Scotland Yard chief Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe today called for a change in the law to allow positive discrimination to recruit more ethnic minority officers in London.

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Spain anti-austerity protesters clash with police

Spain anti-austerity protesters clash with police | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
Spanish police and protesters clashed during an anti-austerity demonstration that drew tens of thousands of people to central Madrid on Saturday. Police said in a statement that six officers were injured and 12 people were arrested.
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Newark police may get federal oversight - Vineland Daily Journal

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Newark police may get federal oversight
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NEWARK — The city could soon become the latest in the country to have its police department fall under the oversight of a federally appointed monitor.
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An Extraordinary Number of Enforcement Authorities Under Brazil’s New Anti-Bribery Law … and the Potential Negative Consequences

An Extraordinary Number of Enforcement Authorities Under Brazil’s New Anti-Bribery Law … and the Potential Negative Consequences | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it

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Police Federation needs to change, review to say in wake of Plebgate

Police Federation needs to change, review to say in wake of Plebgate | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
Rank-and-file body admits it needs to be more accountable about funding on eve of independent report's publication Urgent changes to the structure and finances of the Police Federation will be demanded in the wake of the plebgate affair on Monday...

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Poignant Moments of Protest

Poignant Moments of Protest | Policing Around the Globe | Scoop.it
I have talked and written a lot about the role of police in responding to public protest. While it happened over 40 years ago, I remember clearly after we had successfully handled a public protest,...
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