The interim Community Commission for Public Safety and Accountability will hold a virtual meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday to discuss a draft of the policy that would govern the new gang database, dubbed the Criminal Enterprise Information System.
— Read on news.wttw.com/2022/11/25/more-3-years-after-watchdog-warned-chicago-police-gang-databases-were-deeply-flawed-new
In a high-profile murder case, New York police swabbed hundreds of Black men, illegally used a private DNA lab, and then concealed their tactics.
— Read on www.thenation.com/article/society/chanel-lewis-karina-vetrano-nypd/
Law enforcement finally released videos, including body and dash camera footage, in the fatal shooting of Derrick Kittling in Alexandria, Louisiana.
— Read on www.vice.com/en/article/jgpnyd/derrick-kittling-shooting-police-body-cam-footage
An Indiana high school student was shot and wounded Thursday when a sheriff’s deputy’s gun accidentally discharged in a classroom as students were taking part in law enforcement vocational training, officials said.
— Read on www.wfyi.org/news/articles/indiana-deputys-gun-discharges-shoots-student-in-classroom
Black children and kids with disabilities were disproportionately impacted, according to CBS News analysis of Education Department data.
— Read on www.cbsnews.com/news/hundreds-of-elementary-students-arrested-at-us-schools/
The paper was kicked out when it criticized the procurement process for execution drugs and rampant corruption in the state’s prison health care system.
— Read on slate.com/news-and-politics/2022/11/murray-hooper-execution-arizona-death-chamber-press.html
After Eric Parsa’s death at the hands of Louisiana police, officers received approval for search warrants of the teenager’s “incidents of violence or documented behavioral reports” at school.
— Read on reason.com/2022/11/14/police-killed-an-autistic-teenager-then-they-filed-search-warrants-looking-for-past-bad-behavior/
Authoritarian societies depend on people ratting each other out for activities that were recently legal—and it’s already happening in the US.
— Read on www.wired.com/story/authoritarian-us-neighbors-spy-report/
Police say slight differences in state and federal gun possession laws tied their hands when school shooter Orlando Harris’ mother asked them to remove the gun from her home nine
— Read on www.stltoday.com/content/tncms/live/
A jury has returned a guilty verdict against a former Capitol Police officer charged with aiding a rioter who participated in the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol.
— Read on abcnews.go.com/Politics/capitol-police-officer-convicted-covering-efforts-jan-rioter/story
“Who could’ve predicted arming folks without a license would result in this type of chaos?”
— Read on www.salon.com/2022/10/28/the-future-the-wants-for-all-of-america-texas-law-unleashes-mayhem_partner/
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A now-former San Antonio police officer was charged Tuesday with two counts of aggravated assault by a peace officer for shooting and gravely wounding a teen eating a hamburger in his car in a McDonald’s parking lot.
— Read on apnews.com/article/police-shootings-texas-san-antonio-government-and-politics-e8acec27cb3115cd7bfdda8b1fa584aa
Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes said after Jan. 6 that the group “should have brought rifles,” prosecutors revealed in a seditious conspiracy trial Monday.
— Read on www.nbcnews.com/politics/justice-department/oath-keepers-leader-regretted-not-guns-jan-6-prosecutors-say-seditious-rcna50244
A total of 47 Alameda County Sheriff’s deputies were told on Friday that they were relieved of their law enforcement duties because they received unsatisfactory results on their psychological examinations dating back to 2016, KTVU has learned.
— Read on www.ktvu.com/news/47-alameda-county-sheriff-deputies-get-unsatisfactory-on-psych-evaluations-relieved-of-duties