What is Excessive Force by Police?

All too often we hear about claims that police have used deadly force when it was unnecessary, but courts are also called upon to assess the use of less deadly force by officers in dealing with the pu…

The Photo Array

It is common in criminal cases for the police to show to victims of crimes a series or array of photographs, one of which is the suspect, to see if the victim can pick out who she believes was the per…