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# police officer

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# London
London Metropolitan Police officer due in court charged with rape
The officer is stationed with the Met’s Parliamentary and Diplomatic Protection Command.
# Trial
Ex-Aston Villa star Dalian Atkinson threatened police officer, murder trial told
The second day of a trial at Birmingham Crown Court in central England took place.
# capitol chaos
US police officer dies following clash with pro-Trump mob
Protesters stormed the US Capitol on Wednesday.
# Auckland
Suspect on the run after New Zealand police officer is shot dead
A second officer received serious injuries during the incident in Auckland.
# Arrested
Canadian officer accused of stealing sensitive documents had access to foreign allies' information
Cameron Ortis had “access to intelligence coming from [their] allies both domestically and internationally.”
# device
PSNI appeal for witnesses in 'busy' golf club where bomb was found under officer's car
The PSNI officer is said to be “very shaken and distressed” after the incident.
# roy oliver
Texas police officer found guilty of murdering unarmed black teenager
Roy Oliver could face between five to 99 years in prison.
# Racism
South African estate agent jailed for racist rant in landmark ruling
Magistrate Pravina Raghoonandan says Momberg did not show any remorse.
# New IRA
Man arrested over attempted murder of police officer in Derry
“Police believe the New IRA are responsible for this cowardly attack,” a detective said.
# Baltimore
Baltimore police officer shot dead the day before he was to testify against fellow officers
Sean Suiter was killed in Baltimore on Wednesday.
# Michigan
Airport evacuated in US after police officer stabbed in the neck
A witness said he saw the officer bleeding from his neck and a knife nearby at the airport in Flint, Michigan.
# Derry
Police condemn 'violent dissident republicans' after bomb explodes in police officer's garden
No one was injured in the incident.
# Virginia
Jury recommends two-and-a-half year sentence for police officer who killed unarmed black man
The ex-officer, Stephen Rankin, shot 18-year-old William Chapman in the face and chest outside a Wal-Mart store last year.
# London
Police officer from sexual offences squad charged with child sex abuse
The Metropolitan Police have confirmed that DC Maitland is currently suspended from duty.
# Virginia
US police officer shot dead on her first shift
Officer Ashley Guindon was sworn in on Friday.
# New York
British police officer demanding return of baby given to LGBT activist foster mother
Louise Fielden had her child taken from her after hotel staff contacted child services.
# Chicago
'It is graphic. It is violent. It is chilling' - Police release footage of officer shooting black teen 16 times
At the time of his death, police were responding to complaints about someone breaking into cars and stealing radios.
# Attack
Manhunt in Paris after shooting of police officer at government building
It is unclear why the men were in the Interior Ministry complex.
# excessive force
Footage shows New York police officer wrestling 11-year-old girl to ground
The girl was wrongly accused of stealing a mobile phone and was later released without charge.
# tennessee
Man who shot and killed 4 marines has been described as a 'friendly, funny, kind' person
Police today are trying to establish the 24-year-old man’s motive for attacking military offices.
# Twelfth of July
Man charged with attempted murder after car was driven into pedestrians
A 16-year-old girl was also hurt when a car ploughed into pedestrians.
# i can't breathe
Eric Garner chokehold death: New York reaches $5.9m settlement
The man’s death sparked a nationwide debate about tactics used by police.
# police violence
Police officer chokes a man holding his daughter
The incident happened in Philadelphia when 20-year-old Ellis Smith failed to pay for his ticket.
# a hero comes along
If you're going to have a heart attack, this officer's a good person to be standing next to
CPR-trained Sergeant Simon Harman just happened to be nearby, when 17-year-old Hollie Tillbrook collapsed in a restaurant.
# Brian Moore
Thousands bid farewell to NYPD officer who was shot in the head by an ex-convict
The 25-year-old was shot in the head while inside his unmarked car last weekend.
# London
Police officer stabbed in the head by man who took baby hostage
The 20-year-old man has been arrested.
# bodycam
Police officer captures her "shocking and brutal" attack on body camera
Warning: Caution advised – video may upset some viewers.
# Chicago
Police officer accused of killing 95-year-old man with beanbag gun
The World War II veteran died of internal bleeding after being hit by beanbags five times at close range.
# sound of da police
A 'fake policeman' was caught after stopping a real officer for speeding
Why. Why would you do that.
# Ferguson
Teen shooting: Tear gas and smoke bombs used on protesters
An unarmed teenager was shot and killed by a police officer in the town at the weekend.
# Family court
Care Order sought after father offered to abuse his own child over live webcam
Here are some of the reports featured in the latest Child Care Law Reporting Project which was published today.
# Belfast
Explosive device found under former NI police officer's car
District Commander Chief Superintendent Nigel Grimshaw commented that it was fortunate that no one was killed or seriously injured.
# Attempted Murder
Three arrested over 2007 shooting of off-duty PSNI officer
The officer survived the attack, which happened as he sat in traffic. The Real IRA claimed responsibility for the shooting.
# Attempted Murder
Woman arrested after bomb found under Belfast police officer's car
The incident occurred in December at the home of the police officer where he was getting ready to go for lunch with his wife and children.
# Derry
UPDATE: Two arrested after female PSNI officer killed in road collision
The collision occurred between a police car and another vehicle, believed to be stolen.
# appeal
PSNI appeal for witnesses in foiled bomb attack on off duty officer
The PSNI are looking to speak to anyone who may have been in the Upper Newtownards Road area in east Belfast between Friday and Sunday.
# Northern Ireland
Viable device found under car was 'intended to kill police officer' - PSNI
“Obviously there are people out there who are still intent on causing murder and mayhem,” said a police spokesperson this evening.
# Impersonator
Man posing as police officer suspected of killing drivers in Mississippi
Mississippi authorities believe a police impersonator has tricked victims into pulling over to the side of the road before shooting them.
# Bad cop
Police officer suspended... after raiding colleagues' fridge
Kevin Yang has been suspended without pay and charged with theft after colleagues became increasingly frustrated with their disappearing food and drink.
# Mexico
Mexican police agent arrested during casino fire probe
52 people were killed in an arson fire at a casino in Northern Mexico last week.