Jenny Durkan http://www.kplu.org en U.S. attorney: A 'buggy whip moment' in fighting cyber crime http://www.kplu.org/post/us-attorney-buggy-whip-moment-fighting-cyber-crime <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">United States Attorney for the Western District of Washington Jenny </span>Durkan<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">faced tough questions from senators in Washington D.C. on Wednesday when she testified</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;before the Senate Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism.</span></p><p>Durkan, who was speaking as chair of the U.S. Justice Department Task Force on Cyber Crime, was asked why more isn't being done to stop thieves who use the Internet to steal everything from credit card numbers to trade secrets. Thu, 09 May 2013 00:48:54 +0000 Paula Wissel 8717 at http://www.kplu.org U.S. attorney: A 'buggy whip moment' in fighting cyber crime Seattle and feds strike a deal on police reform http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-and-feds-strike-deal-police-reform <p>The city of Seattle and the U.S. Department of Justice have <a href="http://www.seattle.gov/mayor/media/PDF/120727Summary-DOJSeattleAgreements-FINAL.pdf">struck a deal </a>on how to reform Seattle&rsquo;s police department. The agreement heads off a threatened civil rights lawsuit against the city.</p><p> Sat, 28 Jul 2012 00:19:43 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 5758 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle and feds strike a deal on police reform Feds launch civil rights investigation of Seattle Police http://www.kplu.org/post/feds-launch-civil-rights-investigation-seattle-police <p><em>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-960821.mp3</em></p><p><em>Update 2:55 p.m.</em></p><p>The federal Department of Justice is launching a full-scale investigation into possible discrimination and excessive use of force in the Seattle Police Department. The probe will review the department&rsquo;s policies, practices and behavior.</p><p>The investigation will look for what&rsquo;s called a &ldquo;pattern or practice&rdquo; of civil rights violations in how the Seattle police use force, especially against minorities.</p><p> Thu, 31 Mar 2011 22:03:17 +0000 Liam Moriarty 1116 at http://www.kplu.org Feds launch civil rights investigation of Seattle Police Tuesday morning's headlines http://www.kplu.org/post/tuesday-mornings-headlines-7 <p>Making headlines this morning:<span _fck_bookmark="1" style="display: none; ">&nbsp;</span></p><ul><li><strong>Feds Begin Seattle Police Review</strong></li><li><strong>Details Emerge in Port Orchard Shooting</strong></li><li><strong>Business Push Back on Seattle Parking Rate Hike</strong></li><li><strong>Most Painful Education Cuts Yet</strong></li></ul><p><span _fck_bookmark="1" style="display: none; ">&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 25 Jan 2011 15:01:01 +0000 KPLU News Staff 631 at http://www.kplu.org Tuesday morning's headlines