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Police in D.C. and Baltimore are considering body camera programs. (Photo credit: Frederick Florin/AFP/Getty Images)

White House Backs Use of Body Cameras by Police

Requiring police officers to wear body cameras is one potential solution to bridging deep mistrust between law enforcement and the public, the White House said, weighing in on a national debate sparked by the shooting of an unarmed black man last month in Ferguson, Missouri.

09/15/2014

D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Police Chief Urges Obama to Let Police Keep Military Equipment

The District of Columbia police chief is urging President Barack Obama not to cancel a program enabling local law enforcement agencies to buy surplus military equipment at big discounts.

08/27/2014

Reactions to the shooting of Michael Brown and the use of force by police in Ferguson break down along racial lines. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Poll: 75 Percent Of Whites Don’t Have Any Non-White Friends

Study shows that on average white Americans have 91 out of 100 white friends, and only one black friend.

08/26/2014

Police stand guard before the mandatory midnight curfew on August 16, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. The curfew was imposed on Saturday in an attempt to reign in the violence that has erupted nearly every night in the suburban St. Louis town since the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

African-American Officers Send Letter to Md. FOP

The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 70 representing Anne Arundel County officers donated over $1,000 last week to the legal fees of Darren Wilson, the Ferguson cop who shot and killed Michael Brown.

08/25/2014

Police stand guard before the mandatory midnight curfew on August 16, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. The curfew was imposed on Saturday in an attempt to reign in the violence that has erupted nearly every night in the suburban St. Louis town since the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Local Fraternal Order of Police Sends Funds For Ferguson Officer

A local Fraternal Order of Police Lodge has sent support to Ferguson, Missouri in the way of a donation for the legal fees of Officer Darren Wilson, who shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown sparking over a week of tense protests.

08/23/2014

The Anne Arundel County branch of the NAACP is holding a rally to protest the deaths of Missouri's Michael Brown and Maryland's Kendall Green. (Photo credit: Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

Fraternity Offers To Pay For Funeral of Ferguson Teen Shot

A fraternity headquartered in Baltimore has offered to cover the funeral costs for a teenager fatally shot by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri.

08/22/2014

Police in D.C. and Baltimore are considering body camera programs. (Photo credit: Frederick Florin/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Police Departments Consider Body Cameras As Officer Scrutiny Increases

It has been a scene of violence and turmoil in Ferguson, Missouri these past few weeks, as witness and police accounts of what happened the night an unarmed 18-year-old died at the hands of a police officer continue to differ.

08/21/2014

The Anne Arundel County branch of the NAACP is holding a rally to protest the deaths of Missouri's Michael Brown and Maryland's Kendall Green. (Photo credit: Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

NAACP to Hold Rally on Missouri Police Shooting

The Anne Arundel County branch of the NAACP is holding a rally to protest the deaths of Missouri’s Michael Brown and Maryland’s Kendall Green.

08/21/2014

Protesters arrive back at City Hall. In a line chanting "hands up, don't shoot." (Credit: Chuck Carroll/All-News 99.1)

Ferguson Protest in Baltimore Marches from City Hall to Inner Harbor

A protest organized on Facebook drew a crowd of more than 100 to Baltimore’s City Hall Wednesday night.

08/20/2014

Redskins running back Evan Royster stiff-arms Browns defensive back Jim Leonhard during a preseason game at FedExField on Aug. 18, 2014 in Landover, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Redskins Players Address Monday’s Show of Solidarity With Ferguson

Several Redskins players exited the giant inflatable helmet with their hands up. The statement they wanted to make was obvious.

08/20/2014

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