News tagged with justices

The long road to more democratic policing

In England and Wales the introduction of directly elected Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) in November 2012 was heralded by the government as a great democratising transformation, ensuring that police would be governed ...

dateOct 01, 2015 in Social Sciences
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US announces $19M in grants to expand use of body cameras

The Department of Justice awarded $19.3 million in grants Monday to dozens of police departments seeking to start using body cameras but turned down a greater number of applicants hoping for federal aid to deploy the technology.

dateSep 22, 2015 in Other
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US seizes music-sharing website

US authorities have seized the website of Sharebeast, said to be the largest illegal music-sharing operation based on the United States.

dateSep 14, 2015 in Internet
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