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Baltimore police officer caught on camera punching civilian on sidewalk resigns

Baltimore police officer caught on camera punching civilian on sidewalk resignsA Baltimore police officer who was caught on camera brutally beating a civilian has resigned. The Baltimore Police Department confirmed on 12 August that the unidentified police officer had stepped down, one day after the disturbing video led to his suspension. Although the victim, identified as 26-year-old Dashawn McGrier, tries to block punches being thrown at him, he doesn’t appear to fight back and soon falls to the ground.



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Baltimore officer suspended after caught on video punching man

Baltimore officer suspended after caught on video punching manThe Baltimore Police Department quickly moved to suspend an officer after he was caught on video repeatedly punching a man on the street who refused to show his ID.



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Baltimore officer suspended after punching incident recorded

Baltimore officer suspended after punching incident recordedBALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore police officer was suspended Saturday after a video surfaced online showing him repeatedly punching a man and knocking him down over steps on a sidewalk in a recording that lasts about 30 seconds and the city's interim police commissioner said "deeply disturbed" him.



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Police: Video shows off-duty NYPD officer shooting man in the face

Police: Video shows off-duty NYPD officer shooting man in the faceDisturbing video from the New York City Police Department capturing an off-duty officer shooting a man in the face, then he allegedly tries to cover it up.



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Protesters Block Expressway After Officer Who Shot Antwon Rose Granted Bail

Protesters Block Expressway After Officer Who Shot Antwon Rose Granted BailProtesters shut down a portion of the Tri-Boro Expressway outside Pittsburgh



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Manslaughter charge: Georgia officer shot fleeing black man

Manslaughter charge: Georgia officer shot fleeing black manATLANTA (AP) — A white Georgia police officer accused of fatally shooting a black man had only been on the job a year and a half. But during that time, he'd already earned one suspension for using his personal vehicle in a high-speed chase and — after a black resident complained to the police — parked outside his house, causing the resident to say he feared for his life.



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Officer charged in death of black teen who was shot in back

Officer charged in death of black teen who was shot in backPITTSBURGH (AP) — A white police officer was charged Wednesday with homicide in the death of an unarmed black teenager who was shot in the back while fleeing a traffic stop, a shooting that has fueled daily protests around Pittsburgh.



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Antwon Rose: Police officer Michael Rosfeld charged over shooting of unarmed black teenager

Antwon Rose: Police officer Michael Rosfeld charged over shooting of unarmed black teenagerA Pittsburgh police officer has been charged with criminal homicide in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager. The Allegheny County, Pennsylvania district attorney charged East Pittsburgh police Officer Michael Rosfeld in the death of 17-year-old Antwon Rose II on Wednesday. The high-school honours student died last week after Mr Rosfeld shot him three times in a traffic stop, according to the criminal complaint.



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Homicide charge for Pittsburgh police officer who shot teen

Homicide charge for Pittsburgh police officer who shot teenAn East Pittsburgh police officer was charged on Wednesday with homicide in last week’s shooting death of an unarmed black teenager, the latest in a string of U.S. police killings of black men that have sparked nationwide protests, court papers showed. The officer, 30-year-old Michael Rosfeld, surrendered to face a single criminal count for the June 19 shooting death of 17-year-old Antwon Rose, which occurred as the officer was searching for suspects after a drive-by shooting that wounded one.



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Officer In Antwon Rose Shooting Charged With Homicide

Officer In Antwon Rose Shooting Charged With HomicideThe suburban Pittsburgh police officer who fatally shot 17-year-old Antwon



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