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SLC officer picked his dog up to help it bite a woman. He’s now facing charges.

Officer Nickolas Pearce ordered his canine to chunk a girl who had her fingers out of a automobile window. (Screenshot through Salt Lake Metropolis Police Division/YouTube) Salt Lake County District Lawyer Sim Gill continues to evaluation the usage of police canines, equivalent to this interplay between a Salt Lake Metropolis Ok-9 and a suspect on […]

West Valley submits 25 dog bite cases to district attorney for review

WEST VALLEY CITY — West Valley police on Monday submitted 25 instances to the Salt Lake County District Legal professional’s Workplace for assessment by which an individual was bitten or scratched by a police Ok-9 whereas being arrested. However Chief Colleen Jacobs is assured that no improper makes use of of drive shall be present […]

Officer Who Ordered Police Dog to Bite a Black Man Is Charged With Assault

A Salt Lake Metropolis police officer was charged with aggravated assault on Wednesday, 5 months after he ordered his police canine to assault a Black man who was on his knees together with his fingers within the air, prosecutors mentioned. The officer, Nickolas J. Pearce, ordered the canine to chunk the person, Jeffrey Ryans, regardless […]