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11 Police Robots Patrolling Around the World

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One Police Shift: Patrolling an Anxious America

Riding along with officers illuminated fears they confront, compassionate gestures from the public after two recent ambushes against the police, and varied responses to the Black Lives Matter movement.


Munich Killer Was Troubled, but Had No Terrorist Ties, Germany Says

The motivations of the gunman, an 18-year-old dual German-Iranian citizen, remained unclear. He had been treated for depression and complained of being bullied.


Teenager Who Killed 9 in Munich Was Obsessed With Violence, Officials Say

The motivations of the gunman, an 18-year-old dual German-Iranian citizen, remained unclear. He does not appear to have been involved with any terrorist groups.


Teenager Who Killed 9 in Munich Was Troubled, but Had No Ties to Terrorist Groups

The motivations of the gunman, an 18-year-old dual German-Iranian citizen, remained unclear. He had material at home indicating an obsession with violent attacks, but no links to ISIS or any … Continue Reading →


Baton Rouge Grapples With Anxiety and Grief Amid Vigils for Officers

The gatherings came after a 29-year-old Missouri man, Gavin Long, killed three officers in what the police say was a crime targeting law enforcement.


The 3 Officers Killed in Baton Rouge

The officers who died Sunday in the attack in Louisiana were a new father, a Marine and Army veteran, and a lawman whose mantra was “People First.”


Philando Castile’s Last Night: Tacos and Laughs, Then a Drive

Philando Castile’s family recalled in detail his final hours before a fatal police stop in Minnesota. The official version of what happened remains largely opaque.


Baton Rouge Police Arrest 3 in Plot to Shoot at Officers

Officials said the investigation began in connection with the theft of eight handguns from a pawnshop.


San Francisco Police Disproportionately Search African-Americans, Report Says

A panel formed by the city’s district attorney’s office found that African-Americans were subject to a host of actions that appear discriminatory.


Feature: How a $2 Roadside Drug Test Sends Innocent People to Jail

Widespread evidence shows that these tests routinely produce false positives. Why are police departments and prosecutors across the country still using them?


Video of Fatal Shooting by Off-Duty Officer in Brooklyn Emerges

Footage of the death of Delrawn Small, 37, circulated as videos of other fatal encounters between black men and the police were broadcast nationwide.


5 Slain Dallas Officers Served Overseas and at Home

The dead officers included at least two military veterans and one who was awarded a title of ‘Cops’ Cop.’


‘Bomb Robot’ Takes Down Dallas Gunman, but Raises Enforcement Questions

Did the use of a bomb disposal robot by Dallas police to carry and detonate an explosive device blur the line between policing and warfare?


At the Center of Dallas’s Grief, 5 Police Officers

In the wake of Thursday night’s shootings, the lives of the dead were slowly coming into focus.


On a Dallas Street, People Running and a Sense of History Repeating

In a nightmarish week, Dallas was thrust into the heat of the moment on Thursday when a peaceful march quickly turned violent.


At the Center of Dallas’ Grief, 5 Police Officers

In the wake of Thursday night’s shootings, the lives of the dead were slowly coming into focus.