Police Departments Are Using Swatting Registries To Help Protect Swatting Targets From Police Officers | Techdirt

Swatting isn’t going away. Neither are SWAT teams. And the amped-up, guns-out tactics these teams use all but ensure a violent end for targets of bogus 911 calls. “Swatting” is a cheap and efficient way to terrorize anyone you want…

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Unarmed Man Is Charged With Wounding Bystanders Shot by Police Near Times Square – NYTimes.com

Unarmed Man Is Charged With Wounding Bystanders Shot by Police Near Times Square – NYTimes.com.

A sick man was wandering in traffic.  Police shot into a crowd at him and hit two women instead.  They caught him without hitting him, and charged him with injuring the women with the police’s bullets.