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#excessive force

# excessive-force - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Texas officer who body slammed 12-year-old girl is fired
# Excessive Force
# Excessive Force

Texas officer who body slammed 12-year-old girl is fired

Apr 12th 2016, 3:47 PM 29,824 Views 56 Comments

An investigation into the incident is ongoing.

# excessive-force - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Footage shows New York police officer wrestling 11-year-old girl to ground
# Excessive Force
# Excessive Force

Footage shows New York police officer wrestling 11-year-old girl to ground

Jul 23rd 2015, 10:07 AM 27,665 Views 87 Comments

The girl was wrongly accused of stealing a mobile phone and was later released without charge.

# excessive-force - Monday 16 March, 2015

When are gardaí supposed to use pepper-spray?
# Use Of Force
# Use Of Force

When are gardaí supposed to use pepper-spray?

Mar 16th 2015, 7:00 PM 22,205 Views 214 Comments

There has been criticism of an incident involving the alleged use of pepper-spray on a homeless man who was arrested.

# excessive-force - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Emily Logan: Give GSOC the power to investigate claims of excessive force by gardaí
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# IHREC

Emily Logan: Give GSOC the power to investigate claims of excessive force by gardaí

Nov 19th 2014, 2:56 PM 7,069 Views 35 Comments

The Irish Human Right and Equality Commission is calling for GSOC to be allowed to investigate a wider range of offences.

# excessive-force - Thursday 9 October, 2014

The Lord Mayor met with senior gardaí last night to talk about water protests
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# Excessive Force

The Lord Mayor met with senior gardaí last night to talk about water protests

Oct 9th 2014, 12:45 PM 18,863 Views 172 Comments

If follows clashes between gardaí and protesters at the Clare Hall estate on Dublin’s northside this week.