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Excessive Force

Man suing M.C. police, alleging excessive force, false arrest

HAMMOND | A man shot in the back during a police chase is suing Michigan City and one of its police officers.

June 19, 2014 8:15 pm

Lake Station woman, M'ville reach settlement in federal lawsuit

HAMMOND | Merrillville officials have agreed to settle a federal lawsuit filed by a Lake Station woman who claims she was wrongly arrested in May 2010, federal court records filed Tuesday show.

April 02, 2013 5:45 pm

Judge rules against plaintiff in racial profiling suit

HAMMOND | A federal court judge tossed a civil lawsuit against two Lake County police officers accused of racial profiling and using excessive force, federal court records show.

February 14, 2012 7:00 pm
Gary woman says city trying to reduce agreed legal settlement

Gary woman says city trying to reduce agreed legal settlement

GARY | Thelma Fannin wants the $10,000 that Gary officials promised her over a dispute involving bingo cards.

February 07, 2012 9:25 pm Related

Doctor claims wrongful arrest in lawsuit against Merrillville cops

HAMMOND | A local physician is suing the town of Merrillville and two of its police officers over what he claims was a wrongful arrest involving excessive force, federal court records show.

February 07, 2012 9:05 pm

Hammond settles excessive force lawsuit filed against police officers

HAMMOND | City officials have settled an excessive force lawsuit for an undisclosed amount, federal court records show.

January 03, 2012 5:30 pm

Portage man appeals judgment in excessive force suit

Portage man appeals ruling in police excessive force lawsuit

December 07, 2011 1:13 pm
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