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Baltimore Police Announce Reformed Use of Force Policies

Baltimore Police Commissioner Michael Harrison announced policies to amend officers’ use of force. The new rules went into effect Sunday. As part of the city’s consent decree with the federal government, the department’s new policies meet the guidelines the Department of Justice put in place. The reforms outline a plan…

Trump's Pro-Police Brutality Speech Slammed

President Donald Trump told police officers on Friday not to be”too nice” while transporting suspects a statement supportive of police brutality, according to various law enforcement officials around the country. Some officers are already pros in Trump’s suggested tactics, such as the Baltimore cops who transportedFreddie Grayduring his 2015 arrest,…