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Wesley Bell finds out that reform won’t be easy.

  • Dec 17, 2018

Plus: U.S. running low on cops, 2018 murder rate expected to fall, and report says N.J. police are particularly aggressive with civil asset forfeiture.

  • Dec 13, 2018

His latest nominee for attorney general only underscores the president's hostility to change.

  • Dec 10, 2018

Campaign focused heavily on problems at the LRPD.

  • Dec 5, 2018

Whistleblower Roderick Talley was arrested because he showed up a half hour late for his trial on a questionable forgery charge. He panicked, and fled. Now he's facing a litany of serious charges.

  • Nov 30, 2018

Plus: More than 80 percent of an Indiana town's police supervisors have been disciplined for misconduct, 20,000 DWI convictions at risk in New Jersey, and what was put in -- and left out -- of the First Step Act.

  • Nov 16, 2018

The former attorney general's weird and racist backbone.

  • Nov 12, 2018

The shooting of 15-year-old Bobby Moore revealed a horror show of misconduct, cover-up and cascading institutional failure at the Little Rock Police Department.

  • Nov 2, 2018

Plus: Voters to decide on police oversight, sheriffs who pocket inmate meal money; border patrol union endorses racist movie; Mississippi's perpetually under-funded crime lab.

  • Oct 29, 2018

Plus: Witness to an execution, when a cop wrongly arrests you, and how race affects personnel decisions at the Columbus (Ohio) police department.

  • Aug 13, 2018
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