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Excessive Force

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Live And Local With Kevin Wall 07/26/13: Officer Involved In Shooting, Our Man About Town, Wall-To-Wall Free For All

Metro police say the intruder who barricaded himself in a Las Vegas home after being found in only his underwear has died from his wounds sustained by an officer-involved shooting.

07/27/2013

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WWII Vet Suing Metro Police For Excessive Force

A Nevada veteran of World War II is suing Metro Police in Las Vegas after he says they handcuffed him and slammed him to the ground in an apparent mix-up over a call to the city’s non-emergency 311 line.

05/06/2013

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$2.1M For Metro Excessive Force Lawsuit

A federal jury has awarded about $2.1 million to a man who alleged three Las Vegas police officers choked and held him down with a knee to his neck while searching for his brother.

CBS Las Vegas–02/05/2011