Tribal Officer Charged with Sexual Assault GREAT FALLS — A Blackfeet Law Enforcement Services officer has denied federal charges filed after a woman said he forced her to have sex with him in his patrol vehicle to avoid going to jail. The Great Falls Tribune reports 56-year-old Michael Connelly Sr. is charged with sexual abuse, deprivation of rights under color of law and giving a false statement to a federal officer.
June 13, 2013 - Flathead Beacon
Former Hertford County deputy admits guilt in inmate beating ELIZABETH CITY — A former North Carolina sheriff's deputy has pleaded guilty to federal charges he beat a handcuffed jail inmate. Ex-Hertford County Chief Deputy Timothy Lassiter pleaded guilty Tuesday in U.S. District Court to one count of deprivation of rights under color of law.
June 13, 2013 - The Daily Advance
Rupert Murdoch in International Herald Tribune The world has never seen this kind of advance before,Murdoch said. "These are people who have known deprivation. These are people who are intent on developing their skills, improving their lives and showing the world what they can do."
Robert Zoellick in BusinessWeek We saw social unrest, deprivation and even violence,Zoellick said. "Poor people suffered most from the mistakes of others."
Chris Grayling in guardian.co.uk Grayling believes The Wire illustrates how that the US "culture of deprivation, harm, addiction and failure" is being imported across the Atlantic.