Unnecessary Roughness

Coronado, Kris
April 2011
Washingtonian Magazine;Apr2011, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p42
The article discusses two cases involving the use of Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) teams by local law enforcement agencies in the U.S. Berwyn Heights Mayor Cheye Calvo has filed charges against the sheriff's office and police department after his dogs were shot in a drug bust in August 2008. Calvo wanted the change policies on the use of SWAT teams. Meanwhile, Anita and Salvatore Culosi Sr. agreed in a settlement with Fairfax County after their son was shot during a SWAT raid in 2006.


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