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Why Is Police Misconduct Making Regular Headlines, And What Can Be Done?

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — In the Tri-State Area and across the country, cases of police misconduct are raising questions about whom we trust to serve …

Law Enforcement

A former cop runs the largest database of police misconduct in the US

Philip M. Stinson, 50, began tracking how often police officers were arrested for alleged crimes back in 2005 out of sheer disbelief that police brutality was so often met with impunity.<p>"Somebody in my class made a comment that cops don't get in trouble much," Stinson told FiveThirtyEight reporter …

Can Bystander Videos Effectively Stop Police Misconduct?

2<p>SHARES<p>Another day, another instance of police misconduct caught on camera.<p>A YouTube video uploaded last week capturing a white police officer …

Justice

What Happened In Ferguson One Year After Michael Brown's Death

After gunfire broke out on the anniversary of Michael Brown's death, some have questioned the police's account of the events.<p>After peaceful protests and commemoration, violence broke out in Ferguson last Sunday, which was the one-year anniversary of Michael Brown's death. According to police …

Justice

Police Release Video Showing Moments Before Ferguson Shooting on Michael Brown Anniversary

Police on Tuesday released surveillance video that they say shows a teenager appear to pull a weapon from his waistband before he was later shot and critically wounded by plainclothes police in Ferguson, Missouri.<p>The shooting of Tyrone Harris, 18, Sunday, on the anniversary of the death of Michael …

Law Enforcement

The Cost of Police Misconduct Cases Across Big U.S. Cities Are at an All Time High

According to data gathered by <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> through public-records requests, the costs of resolving <b>police-misconduct</b> cases has surged for …

5 Things About Police-Misconduct Payouts - Briefly - WSJ

Big cities are paying increasing amounts to resolve police-misconduct cases, according to a page-one article in The Wall Street Journal. Here is what’s happening, and why:

Dow Jones

Police misconduct in Tennessee man's death unlikely, DA says

A Mississippi state official said Tuesday that a preliminary investigation into a Tennessee man’s death indicates no police misconduct despite a witness claiming officers hogtied the man face-down on a stretcher hours before he died.<p>Memphis chemical engineer Troy Goode, 30, died in a hospital …

This Is Why Police Are Now Investigating Sandra Bland's Death As A Possible Murder

<b>What Happened During The 90 Minutes Before Her Death?</b><p>Some facts about the <b>Sandra Bland</b> case we know: The 28-year-old Chicago woman, who was an …

Six Baltimore Police Officers Charged In The Death Of Freddie Gray

Nearly two weeks after 25-year-old Freddie Gray died, after suffering severe injuries while in police custody, six Baltimore police officers have …

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Violence against women: How to prevent date rape

Dating someone we like is meant to be a happy experience. However, some women end up being victims of “acquaintance rape” or sexual …

Psoriasis tied to increased risk of new-onset diabetes

(HealthDay)—Psoriasis is significantly tied to an increased risk of new-onset diabetes mellitus (DM), according to a study published online March 14 …

The p is silent, but we are not!

Achieving clear skin after 40 years of living with psoriasis can have...<p>Our volunteers made waves visiting Congress and learning firsthand how...<p>In …

Psoriasis

Psoriasis Increases Risk Of High Blood Pressure

<b>The World Health Organization recently began raising awareness for the risks that come with high blood pressure, and with this they recommended that</b> …

High Blood Pressure

Psoriasis Drug Like Biogen’s BG-12 Linked to Brain Disease

Biogen Idec Inc.’s Fumaderm, an early formulation of the company’s just approved multiple sclerosis pill Tecfidera, was tied to three cases of a …

Trying a Psoriasis Diet - Psoriasis Center

Having psoriasis can increase your risk of developing a number of other health conditions, including diabetes, obesity, and heart disease. Therefore, …

Psoriasis

Coping With Psoriasis at Work

Psoriasis can pose many challenges in the workplace. The visible nature of this autoimmune disease makes it difficult to conceal from coworkers, who …

Psoriasis

8 Health Conditions Linked to Psoriasis

Living with psoriasis puts you at risk for a variety of complications, some of which may surprise you.<p>The reason psoriasis can lead to other problems …

Psoriasis

Losing Weight, Losing Psoriasis

The Latest in Psoriasis<p>New biologic for adults with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis may be available this summer.<p>Medical advances show great …

The Best And Worst Beauty Ingredients For Psoriasis

<i>By Beth W. Orenstein</i><p>Part of your psoriasis treatment might include everyday health and beauty aids, shampoo, and skin care items you can get at your favorite drugstore. It's important, though, to check the ingredients labels carefully — and, of course, to know which ingredients will help relieve …