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Critics shocked as NSW Police push for bank data access

As NSW Police look to gain access to bank records of anyone in the state without a warrant, critics say independent oversight is vital to stop "abuses of power".

By 17 June 2015

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The latest joy: Selfies with police officers giving you a ticket

Technically Incorrect: In Sri Lanka, there's a curious new selfie trend, one the world shouldn't miss. And police say they like it.

By 14 June 2015

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School principal loses job for Facebook post about McKinney police

Technically Incorrect: A Florida principal's short message in support of the police officer in the now-infamous pool party video was deemed insensitive and lacking in common sense by the school district.

By 12 June 2015

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Another day, another YouTube video (or two) for the police to explain

Technically Incorrect: In McKinney, Texas, a police officer is videotaped bringing a 14-year-old girl to the ground. In Austin, Texas, a mounted policeman grabs a bystander's cell phone and throws it down. Is this just the beginning?

By 9 June 2015

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Police spot robbery suspect with drone, and then arrest him

Technically Incorrect: In Wisconsin, the cops have modern ways of giving chase. In this case, it's the local fire department's drone.

By 3 June 2015

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Police go on Facebook to charge Nickelback with crimes against music

Police in the Australian state of Queensland decide that the controversially bland band must be stopped.

By 21 May 2015

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The rise of the Internet police

For decades, the Internet has been like the Wild West, with anonymous users creating racist or hate-filled posts. Now the world's largest social networks are doing something about it.

By 13 May 2015

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Kidnapped woman calls for help via online pizza order, say police

Technically Incorrect: Tapping an app and begging for Pizza Hut to call 911 may have saved a Florida woman and her three children from her knife-wielding boyfriend.

By 7 May 2015

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Police tweet stoner's fascinating to-do list

Technically Incorrect: Australian police decide that their Twitter feed is the place to amuse followers after a house search.

By 4 May 2015

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Apple vs. Android argument leads to bloody fight, police say

Technically Incorrect: In Tulsa, two men argue in a parking lot over who makes the better phones. One allegedly strikes the other with a beer bottle. And then there is blood. A lot of blood.

By 20 April 2015