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# police officers

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# Australia
Australian man who filmed four dead and dying police officers jailed
Richard Pusey had been pulled over after driving over the speed limit on a Melbourne road last April.
# Panama Papers
German police raid Deutsche Bank offices in money laundering investigation
Deutsche Bank confirmed the raids and said it was “fully cooperating” with the authorities.
# Columbus
Two police officers shot dead responding to 'domestic situation' at home in Ohio
The local police chief called the men “true American heroes”.
# nieppe
Belgian police officers questioned after being found with vanload of migrants in France
The men said that they didn’t want to leave the migrants on the side of the road.
# Dallas
'We didn't want any accident': Man misidentified as suspect handed gun over to police
Hughes was later arrested by police and interrogated.
# donegall quay
Man arrested in connection with 1987 murders of two police officers released
Michael Malone and Ernest Carson were shot dead 29 years ago.
# Convicted
'I didn't assault any of the police officers' - England outcast Tuilagi
The 24-year-old centre has told his side of the story that led to his England exclusion.
# error
Former tennis star mistakenly handcuffed and thrown to the ground by police
James Blake was reportedly checking his cellphone and waiting for a car to arrive to take him to the US Open
# legends in blue
This police officer had too much fun posting selfies from a girl's missing iPhone
He was trying to reunite her with her phone, OK?
# Brazil
Four police killed as Rio struggles to curb violence before Olympics
The host city for the 2016 games is trying to wrestle back control of the streets from violent drug gangs.
# Tragedy
Cops protest against NY mayor at slain police officer's funeral
Dozens turned their back on the city leader.
# New York
Man who murdered NY police officers told bystanders "watch what I'm going to do"
Police named the shooter as Ismaaiyl Brinsley who fled to a nearby subway station after the attack, where he shot himself in the head on the platform.
# Northern Ireland
Police officers disciplined following litany of mistakes in GAA club fire investigation
The Police Ombudsman said that the investigators failed to conduct basic investigative enquiries into the cause of the fire.
# phillipines
Police spin secret 'torture roulette' wheel to choose punishment for inmates
‘Torture consequences’ on the wheel included being hung upside down or being punched non-stop for 20 seconds.
# Turkey
Turkish government sacks 350 police officers overnight
Heads of major departments were included in those who were laid off as part of a probe into corruption.
# Belfast
Nine police officers injured and 18 arrests in Belfast protests
Officers dealing with the disorder were pelted with petrol bombs, fireworks, bricks and ball bearings.
# Protest
Four arrested in Antrim following violent protest
Over 1,500 people had gathered to protest against Belfast City Council’s decision to stop flying the union flag every day.
# plebgate
Chief whip of Cameron government resigns over 'plebs' comment
Chief whip Andrew Mitchell tendered his resignation to David Cameron this evening after he was accused of calling police officers at 10 Downing Street ‘plebs’.
# Scotland Yard
Scotland Yard bans visible tattoos on police officers
The Metropolitan Police will no longer permit officers to have tattoos on the face, hands, or any which appear above the collar line.
47 PSNI officers injured during parade protest
The PSNI’s Chief Supt George Clark said he was “both angry and sad” that his officers were subjected to “such significant attack”.
# september 11th
Cancer rates ‘triple among NYPD officers’ after 9/11
New statistics show that the number of police officers applying for cancer-related disability pensions following the 9/11 terrorist attacks has tripled.
# Occupy Wall Street
More than 80 arrested at 'Occupy Wall Street' protest
Pepper spray and netting have been used by police to coral protesters involved in the ‘Occupy Wall Street’ demonstrations in New York.
# Riots
PM David Cameron: Rioters will feel the full force of the law
There will be 16,000 police officers on the streets of London tonight. Cameron warned that “if you are old enough to commit these crimes, you are old enough to face punishment”.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Friday
In Friday’s Fix: The ups and downs of the markets, Jedward as you’ve never seen them, rhinos on a running track, and the saddest film scene ever…
# New Orleans
Police officers convicted of shooting unarmed people post-Katrina
The shootings, in which two people were killed, happened days after Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans. The police were accused of covering up the incident.
# Brazil
Brazilian police officers arrested after 'shooting boy'
Disturbing video footage was shot last August but has only just come to light.