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Sexual Abuse Rampant in British Overseas Territory, Report Covered-Up
Offbeat  (tags: Children, Corruption, Crime, Human rights, Police, Politics, Scandal, Sex, UK, Violence )

Ray
- 5 days ago - rt.com
Child sexual abuse, domestic violence and sexual exploitation are rife on the British overseas territory of St. Helena, according to a charity group's report which was suppressed.
US 'Profoundly Troubled' By Brutal Beating of Palestine Teen Who Turned Out to Be American
Offbeat  (tags: Court, Human rights, Israel, Police, Scandal, Violence )

Ray
- 16 days ago - rt.com
The US has condemned the beating and detention of a 15-year-old Palestinian-American by Israeli police after a massive social media campaign exploded in cyber space decrying the actions and hypocrisy of Israeli authorities.
Metropolitan Police Destroyed Evidence of Racial and Sexual Discrimination
Offbeat  (tags: Corruption, Court, Crime, Police )

Ray
- 18 days ago - rt.com
A claim brought against Scotland Yard by a black female officer has revealed a Met practice of deleting internal records relating to sexual and racial discrimination.
The Police: Walking on the Moon
Offbeat  (tags: Video, police, walking, in the moon, justice )

Marie
- 19 days ago - m.youtube.com
Cool song, enjoy!
168 Children Rescued, 281 Pimps Arrested in Mass Sex-Trafficking Sting
Offbeat  (tags: Children, Court, Crime, FBI, Law, Police, USA )

Ray
- 27 days ago - rt.com
A week-long operation across the US against child sex trafficking has resulted in the rescue of almost 170 children and the arrest of 281 pimps, according to the FBI.
Baltimore Police Officer Charged After Slitting Restrained Dog's Throat
Offbeat  (tags: Police, Animals, Crime, Baltimore, USA )

Ray
- 30 days ago - rt.com
A Baltimore police officer is facing felony animal cruelty charges for slitting the throat of a restrained dog, and another has been suspended for helping. Officer Jeffrey Bolger also threatened to gut the dog, witnesses said.
Quebec Driver Who Stopped for Ducks Guilty in Fatal Crash
Offbeat  (tags: woman, animal lover, ducks, guiltyanimals, crime, ethics, humans, police, society )

Lone
- 31 days ago - thestar.com
A woman who stopped to help a group of ducklings on the side of the road shed tears Friday as she was found guilty of causing the deaths of a motorcyclist and his passenger daughter who slammed into her parked car.
Picture of Cop Guiding Duck Family to River a Twitter Sensation
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, ducklings, Japan, Sapporo, police )

Naoko
- 35 days ago - mainichi.jp
SAPPORO -- A picture of a policeman guiding a stray duck family down to a river has created a sensation on Twitter, already gaining some 12,000 retweets.
Warrant Required to Obtain Phone Tracking Data, Court Rules
Offbeat  (tags: Court, Information Technology, Law, Police, SciTech, USA )

Ray
- 40 days ago - rt.com
US law enforcement officials must convince a judge to provide a search warrant before they obtain phone location data from a cell tower, according to an appeals court ruling poised to force the police to narrow down their evidence-gathering methods.
Immigrants Subjected to 'Pointlessly Cruel' Treatment in Private Prisons - ACLU
Offbeat  (tags: Corruption, Court, Crime, Human rights, Law, Police, USA )

Ray
- 40 days ago - rt.com
Thousands of immigrants have been subjected to regular abuse and otherwise harsh, dangerous conditions in privately operated Texas federal prisons, according to a report published Tuesday by the American Civil Liberties Union.
NYC Pays Largest Occupy-Related Settlement to Protesters for Wrongful Arrest
Offbeat  (tags: Clashes, Conflict, Court, Crime, Human rights, Law, Police, Protest, Scandal, Security, USA, Violence )

Ray
- 41 days ago - rt.com
New York City has reached the largest Occupy Wall Street-related settlement to date with 14 protesters, agreeing to pay up almost $600,000 to resolve allegations that police illegally arrested them back in 2012.
Police Kill Mentally Ill Teenager After Her Family Calls for Medical Help
Offbeat  (tags: Children, Crime, Health, Police, Shooting, USA )

Ray
- 46 days ago - rt.com
A California family called 911 for medical help for their mentally ill relative. Instead of a paramedic responding, police arrived and fatally shot the 18-year-old woman after they say she lunged at them with a knife.
Decapitation, Morality Squads and "Five-Star Jihad"
Offbeat  (tags: Safety, UK, rape, Muslims, Islam, taxi drivers, crime, culture, ethics, protection, safety, police, society, women )

Ge
- 51 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
The number of so-called taxi-rapes has snowballed to such an extent that a British judge recently issued a warning that no woman can expect to be safe while travelling in a cab.
India Gang Rapes: Outrage Over Police 'Discrimination'
Offbeat  (tags: Girls, Crime, Law, Police, Rape, Murder, India )

Ray
- 52 days ago - bbc.co.uk
There is outrage over police inaction in a village in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh where two teenage girls were gang raped and hanged from a tree.
Kidnapped Child Found, Manhunt Underway At Pickens/Greenville Co. Line
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, 3 yr old boy, FOUND SAFE, police, pictures )

BarbKnigh
- 66 days ago - wspa.com
GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. - Deputies in Greenville County say they have found the child at the center of a kidnapping/manhunt incident Friday morning. A suspect remains on the run. It all started when a deputy spotted a stolen 1999 Ford Explorer on High
 

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