Law enforcement

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King County suspends detective for attacking Uber driver

The sheriff’s discipline comes as the result of violent off-duty behavior.

 

King County youth detention center moves forward despite opposition

King County youth detention center moves forward despite opposition

As community criticism of the project mounts, King County tries to take a middle road.

 

Numerous complaints against King County Sheriff’s deputies for issues like excessive force and improper search and seizure weren’t investigated due to internal misclassification, a new report says. Photo by Oran Viriyincy/Flickr

Report finds complaints against King County sheriff’s deputies weren’t investigated

An outside review says that allegations of excessive force and racially-biased policing weren’t pursued.

 

King County Sheriff’s Deputy Fired Over Felony Conviction

King County Sheriff’s Deputy Fired Over Felony Conviction

The Sheriff’s Office somehow missed his record of assault when hiring him in 2017.

King County Sheriff’s Deputy Fired Over Felony Conviction
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