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FILE - In this Wednesday, July 14, 2021, file photo, Miami Police Chief Art Acevedo, left, hugs a demonstrator, in Miami's Little Havana neighborhood, as people rallied in support of antigovernment demonstrations in Cuba. City of Miami commissioners held a special meeting in which they attacked Acevedo less than six months into his post, and voted to further investigate him and his appointment. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)

Miami’s top cop flames out after acrimonious 6-month stint

Miami’s top cop flames out after acrimonious 6-month stint

 

Charles Qirngnirq is seen in an undated family handout photo. A jury in a coroner's inquest is to start deliberations Friday in the shooting death of Qirngnirq by an RCMP officer in Gjoa Haven, Nunavut, in 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO

‘He wanted to live’: Nunavut jury hears closing arguments in RCMP shooting inquest

‘He wanted to live’: Nunavut jury hears closing arguments in RCMP shooting inquest

 

The RCMP station in the hamlet of Gjoa Haven, Nunavut, is seen on Friday, Oct. 1, 2021. Cpl. Ian Crowe, the RCMP officer who shot an armed man in Gjoa Haven in 2016, continues his testimony Wednesday at a coroner's inquest. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Emma Tranter

‘I wish I could take it back:’ Mountie who shot, killed Nunavut man says he’s sorry

‘I wish I could take it back:’ Mountie who shot, killed Nunavut man says he’s sorry

 

Police cars are seen parked outside Vancouver Police Department headquarters in Vancouver, on Saturday, January 9, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Three Vancouver police officers charged with assault in 2017 arrest

Three Vancouver police officers have been charged after an arrest where a…

Police cars are seen parked outside Vancouver Police Department headquarters in Vancouver, on Saturday, January 9, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Police stand guard at a house on Mallory Crescent in Toronto on Tuesday, January 30, 2018. Police are investigating the property in relation to the murder charges laid against Bruce McArthur. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Police stand guard at a house on Mallory Crescent in Toronto on Tuesday, January 30, 2018. Police are investigating the property in relation to the murder charges laid against Bruce McArthur. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Sen. Tommy Tuberville, R-Ala., leaves a republican policy luncheon as the Senate moves from passage of the infrastructure bill to focus on a massive $3.5 trillion budget resolution, a blueprint of President Joe Biden's top domestic policy ambitions, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Senate Democrats unfazed by GOP police funding proposal

Senate Democrats unfazed by GOP police funding proposal

Sen. Tommy Tuberville, R-Ala., leaves a republican policy luncheon as the Senate moves from passage of the infrastructure bill to focus on a massive $3.5 trillion budget resolution, a blueprint of President Joe Biden's top domestic policy ambitions, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Edmonton Police say they broke up a large gathering of at least 125 people at the Khrome Beauty Lounge early Sunday. (File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Edmonton Police say they broke up a large gathering of at least 125 people at the Khrome Beauty Lounge early Sunday. (File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
FILE - Massachusetts State Police Trooper Brian Cooper displays a dosage of Naloxone during a training session with his K-9 Drako in Revere, Mass in this 2017 file photo. (File photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Robotic police dogs: Useful hounds or dehumanizing machines?

Handful of police officials experimenting with the four-legged machines

  • Jul 30, 2021
FILE - Massachusetts State Police Trooper Brian Cooper displays a dosage of Naloxone during a training session with his K-9 Drako in Revere, Mass in this 2017 file photo. (File photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Lethbridge Police Chief Shahin Mehdizadeh speaks during a news conference in Lethbridge, Alta., on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Three Lethbridge officers have been cleared of misconduct after a restaurant worker in a “Star Wars” storm-trooper costume and carrying a plastic gun was forced to the ground and ended up with a bloody nose. THE CANADIAN PRESS/David Rossiter
Lethbridge Police Chief Shahin Mehdizadeh speaks during a news conference in Lethbridge, Alta., on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Three Lethbridge officers have been cleared of misconduct after a restaurant worker in a “Star Wars” storm-trooper costume and carrying a plastic gun was forced to the ground and ended up with a bloody nose. THE CANADIAN PRESS/David Rossiter
A police car is shown in Halifax on Thursday, July 2, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
A police car is shown in Halifax on Thursday, July 2, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
Lethbridge Police Chief Shahin Mehdizadeh speaks during a news conference in Lethbridge, Alta., on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/David Rossiter

Lethbridge police officer suspended, being investigated by ASIRT over database search

Lethbridge police officer suspended, being investigated by ASIRT over database search

Lethbridge Police Chief Shahin Mehdizadeh speaks during a news conference in Lethbridge, Alta., on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/David Rossiter
Quebec deputy premier and Public Security Minister Genevieve Guilbault speaks at a news conference on the COVID-19 pandemic and reacts to Prime Minister Trudeau’s measures for international travellers on Friday, Jan. 29, 2021, at the legislature in Quebec City. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jacques Boissinot

Quebec provincial police to take part in body camera pilot project

Calgary was the first large Canadian police force to adopt body cameras in 2019

Quebec deputy premier and Public Security Minister Genevieve Guilbault speaks at a news conference on the COVID-19 pandemic and reacts to Prime Minister Trudeau’s measures for international travellers on Friday, Jan. 29, 2021, at the legislature in Quebec City. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jacques Boissinot

Activists hope Chauvin convictions are start to real change

Activists hope Chauvin convictions are start to real change

CORRECTS THAT PHOTOGRAPHS ARE OF TRANSGENDERED WOMEN KILLED OVER THE YEARS, NOT PEOPLE WHO DIED BY POLICE VIOLENCE - A backstop at Cal Anderson Park is covered, Tuesday, April 20, 2021, in Seattle, with photographs of transgendered women who have been killed in the past years. (Dean Rutz/The Seattle Times via AP)

Grim list of deaths at police hands grows even after verdict

Grim list of deaths at police hands grows even after verdict

CORRECTS THAT PHOTOGRAPHS ARE OF TRANSGENDERED WOMEN KILLED OVER THE YEARS, NOT PEOPLE WHO DIED BY POLICE VIOLENCE - A backstop at Cal Anderson Park is covered, Tuesday, April 20, 2021, in Seattle, with photographs of transgendered women who have been killed in the past years. (Dean Rutz/The Seattle Times via AP)

Retired Ohio sheriff and tiny K-9 partner die the same day

Retired Ohio sheriff and tiny K-9 partner die the same day

Lethbridge Police Chief Shahin Mehdizadeh speaks during a news conference in Lethbridge, Alta., on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/David Rossiter

‘Right path:’ Lethbridge police release improvement plan in wake of controversies

‘Right path:’ Lethbridge police release improvement plan in wake of controversies

Lethbridge Police Chief Shahin Mehdizadeh speaks during a news conference in Lethbridge, Alta., on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/David Rossiter
Toronto-born performer Aubrey “Drake” Graham reacts courtside during first half NBA Eastern Conference finals action between the Toronto Raptors and the Milwaukee Bucks, in Toronto, Saturday, May 25, 2019. Toronto police say they have taken a woman into custody after getting a call about a disturbance near the home of rap star Drake. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Toronto-born performer Aubrey “Drake” Graham reacts courtside during first half NBA Eastern Conference finals action between the Toronto Raptors and the Milwaukee Bucks, in Toronto, Saturday, May 25, 2019. Toronto police say they have taken a woman into custody after getting a call about a disturbance near the home of rap star Drake. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
A light rail train is blocked briefly by demonstrators next to the plaza at Hennepin County Government Center on the eve of the start of the trial of Derek Chauvin in the killing of George Floyd, Sunday, March 28, 2021, in Minneapolis. (Jeff Wheeler/Star Tribune via AP)

Video of Floyd arrest may appear early at ex-cop’s trial

Trial is expected to last about four weeks at the courthouse in downtown Minneapolis

  • Mar 29, 2021
A light rail train is blocked briefly by demonstrators next to the plaza at Hennepin County Government Center on the eve of the start of the trial of Derek Chauvin in the killing of George Floyd, Sunday, March 28, 2021, in Minneapolis. (Jeff Wheeler/Star Tribune via AP)
Protesters rally against police brutality, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, at the gas station where Dolal Idd was shot by Minneapolis police several days earlier. (Richard Tsong-Taatarii/Star Tribune via AP)

Hundreds demonstrate over fatal Minneapolis police shooting

Fatal shooting of an Somali American

  • Jan 4, 2021
Protesters rally against police brutality, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, at the gas station where Dolal Idd was shot by Minneapolis police several days earlier. (Richard Tsong-Taatarii/Star Tribune via AP)
A model Storm Trooper stands on display at the Walt Disney Co. store in New York on Sept. 1, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Jeenah Moon.
A model Storm Trooper stands on display at the Walt Disney Co. store in New York on Sept. 1, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Jeenah Moon.