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Bowman on Kapernick protest: There's a problem that needs to be fixed

San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman has decided not to kneel in protest during football games, but he told SI's Pro Football Now that he …

Football (U.S.)

Police Body Cameras Are Pointless Unless Cops Use Them Correctly

The devices can't help bring transparency and accountability if they're not turned on.<p>Officers involved in at least two controversial fatal police shootings this month failed to activate their body-worn cameras, leaving critical gaps in evidence that threaten to undermine the primary purpose of the …

Law Enforcement

Police with body cameras receive 93% fewer complaints – study

Police equipped with body-worn cameras receive 93% fewer complaints from the public, according to a new study that suggests the technology helps to cool down potentially volatile encounters.<p>Academics at Cambridge University, whose research looked at nearly 1.5m beat hours across more than 4,000 …

Law Enforcement

Bodycam shows police firing 18 bullets at SUV, killing 6yo autistic boy (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

Footage of a Louisiana police chase that ended with the fatal shooting of a 6-year-old autistic boy has been released at the pre-trial hearing of two …

Taser vs. Gun: Why Police Choose Deadly Force Despite Non-Lethal Options

Three black men were shot dead by police in the past week, marking the latest flash points in violence that touched both coasts and cut through the Midwest.<p>But in two of those cases — first in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and then in El Cajon, California — not all police on the scene had their guns raised. …

Law Enforcement