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Study Reveals Cops Are the Most Obese Workers in America
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, diet, nutrition, police, obesity )

Angela
- 6 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
Their job is to protect and serve - but it seems some police officers interpret this as an excuse to enjoy too many extra servings at the lunch table. A study has revealed US cops have the highest rates of obesity among any profession in the country.
Woman F-Bombs Police and Gets Rewarded $100K Compensation
Offbeat  (tags: Conflict, Court, Law, Police, USA )

Ray
- 4 days ago - rt.com
"F*** police" is political speech, a US court ruled. A woman who was arrested for swearing and raising a middle finger at law enforcers has been acquitted and awarded $100,000 in settlement.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the NYPD to Fire the Officer Who Killed Eric Garner!
Society & Culture  (tags: ERic Garner, all lives matter equally, justice, protests, activism, police, policing, usa, society, politics )

Cal
- 11 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It is a great injustice that the officer will face no charges and has simply been placed on leave
BREAKING: Grand Jury Won't Charge Cop Who Killed Eric Garner With Illegal Chokehold
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, racial profiling, racism, society, culture, abuse, police, law, news, freedoms, dishonesty, ethics, crime, death, rights, sadness )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - thinkprogress.org
A grand jury voted not to file any charges against David Pantaleo, the New York Police Department cop who took the life of Eric Garner after putting him in a chokehold -- a maneuver banned by the police department.
President Obama and US Attorney General Holder: Secure Justice for Mike Brown ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, racial profiling, racism, society, culture, ethics, abuse, police, law, humans, freedoms, safety, government, rights )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - act.colorofchange.org
On Aug. 9th, the nation was horrified to learn that Mike Brown was racially profiled and brutally killed by police as he walked down the street with a friend. His family called it an execution.
No Indictment in Eric Garner Chokehold Case for N.Y.P.D. Officer
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, culture, crime, politics, police, policing, race relations, justice, americans, society, usa, rights )

Cal
- 15 days ago - nytimes.com
A Staten Island grand jury voted on Wednesday not to bring criminal charges in the death of Eric Garner, a black man who died after being placed in a chokehold by a white police officer
We Still Fight for Eric Garner ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: racial profiling, racism, abuse, humans, news, government, law, police, society, ethics, death, freedoms, rights, sadness, violence, safety, corruption )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - act.colorofchange.org
A New York City Grand Jury tragically refused to indict Eric Garner's killer -- NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo. In a horrifying video capturing the brutal killing, Garner can be seen screaming out in pain, "I can't breathe. I can't breathe," as he is...
No Charges for NYPD Officer in Apparent Chokehold Death; Justice Dept. to Investigate (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, Americans, Justice Dept. investigation, Eric Garner, Human Rights, police, law, corruption, ethics, freedoms, crime )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The Justice Department will launch a federal civil rights investigation after a Staten Island grand jury declined to bring charges in the case of Eric Garner, an African American who died this summer after a white New York City police officer placed...
Overhaul: NYC to Spend $130 Million Reducing Mentally Ill Prison Population
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, Human rights, Law, Police, Politics, USA )

Ray
- 15 days ago - rt.com
New York City will spend $130 million in order to significantly reform the way its criminal justice system treats mentally ill inmates, as well as those consistently cycling in and out of prison, in the hopes that the campaign will also lower crime.
Albuquerque Cop Who Fatally Shot Woman Fired Over Camera Lapse
Society & Culture  (tags: Albuquerque NM, police, abuse, ethics, law, rights, freedoms, humans, news, safety, violence, society, government )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - rawstory.com
An Albuquerque police officer who shot and killed a 19-year-old woman in April was fired from the police force on Monday for failing to follow an order to turn on his uniform camera during all citizen contacts, police said.
Eric Holder: Problems Exposed By Ferguson 'Threaten The Entire Nation'
Society & Culture  (tags: racism, policing, race relations, police, politics, culture, americans, safety, society, violence, rights )

Cal
- 17 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Holder, speaking at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, said the nation needs to confront the broken relationship between many law enforcement agencies and the communities that they are supposed to serve.
Citing Security Concerns, Darren Wilson Resigns From Ferguson Police Force
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, violence, politics, news, interesting, humans, freedoms, ethics, death, security, Darren Wilson, Ferguson police, police, unarmed )

Darren
- 17 days ago - edition.cnn.com
Darren Wilson, the police officer who fatally shot an unarmed teenager in August, has resigned from the police department in Ferguson, Missouri, his attorney, Neil Bruntrager, confirmed to CNN Saturday night.
Darren Wilson Resigns in Wake of Shooting Michael Brown - Attorney
Offbeat  (tags: Police, Protest, Security, USA, Violence )

Ray
- 17 days ago - rt.com
Ferguson officer Darren Wilson, who fatally shot black teenager Michael Brown, has resigned from the police force, his attorney said. The news comes amid unceasing protests across the US against a grand jury decision clearing Wilson of murder charges.
Up to 13,000 in UK: Modern Slavery Estimate By Home Office Quadruples Previous Figures
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, Human rights, Immigration, Law, Police, Politics, Sex, UK )

Ray
- 19 days ago - rt.com
Britain has released a "dark figure" on modern slavery: 10,000-13,000 victims are thought to be scratching a living in the UK, around four times more than another recent estimate.
7 Ways You Can Help People in Ferguson Now | TakePart
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, news, police, people, pain, sorrow )

Jean
- 22 days ago - takepart.com
You don't need to be local to assist the Missouri community's healing.
 

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