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Deadly Force

Acting on a mistaken drug trafficking suspicion, a SWAT team broke down their door, shot beloved pets and shattered a happy home. Was it an extreme reaction, or business as usual in America's war on drugs?

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SWAT Scrutiny Bill Is Signed Into Law
Article | Maryland's SWAT teams will be subject to increased scrutiny under legislation signed by Gov. Martin O'Malley yesterday, a response to a botched police raid in Prince George's County in which two dogs were shot to death.

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