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Garrett v Cobb: Excessive force claim allowed to proceed.

25 JAN – 2017 — A new excessive force lawsuit is being allowed to proceed against four Cobb County police officers, one of them a sergeant.   Archived here on this site — Complaint: Complaint Archived here on this site — … Continue reading

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CCPD – Policies Manual – 10/10/16

COBB COUNTY, GEORGIA — October 10, 2016 — This is the Cobb County Police Dept manual, published as a single PDF, downloaded and archived on October 10, 2016. i1-a-20160501-present NOTE: Any unit, group, division, etc. of Cobb County PD likely has … Continue reading

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Magnolia Crossing – Marietta Square Protest & Press Release – 1/24/16

MARIETTA, GA — Jan 24, 2016 — A protest is slated to be held at later today (Sun, Jan 24, 2016) at Marietta Square at 5pm today with a press conference scheduled for 6pm.  Read the following press release below for more … Continue reading

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Scam Alert: PowerBall does not have a Facebook lottery.

ATLANTA – December 7, 2015 — Claims of a fictitious Facebook lottery are cropping up once again, replete with the usual bad grammar, punctuation errors, and broken English. This time, users from Marietta and other areas of Cobb and Fulton County … Continue reading

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How to turn a ticket into an arrest…

ATLANTA – For over forty minutes, an Atlanta Police Dept. officer worked a traffic stop, consulted supervisors, reviewed paperwork, and eventually waived an arrest for lack of registration.  But.  The woman in the video (embedded below) finally decided that staying … Continue reading

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