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[09/20/17] Study finds 40 percent of [Baltimore Police Department] applicant disqualifications due to marijuana

A study released this month shows 40 percent of all disqualifications for Baltimore City Police applicants were due to marijuana use in 2017. The department's communications' director, says Commissioner Kevin Davis was at the forefront of the commission of police chiefs to change the marijuana standards in Maryland. Councilman

Top Illinois court affirms ex-police sergeant Drew Peterson’s murder conviction in hearsay challenge

The Illinois Supreme Court has upheld use of hearsay–including statements by a missing fourth wife–that helped convict former Chicago-area police sergeant Drew Peterson for the murder of his third wife. The decision upheld Peterson’s 2012 murder conviction in the 2004 death of third wife Kathleen Savio, who was found