Violent Protests and Free Speech: Who’s to Blame for an Officer’s Injuries? Adam Liptak, New York Times

These Cops are Supposed to Protect Rural Villages. They’re in the Suburbs Instead. (Alaska) Kyle Hopkins, ProPublica/Anchorage Daily News

Cause of Death: Undetermined (Mississippi) Michelle Liu, Mississippi Today

Why Are Cops Around the World Using This Outlandish Mind-Reading Tool? Ken Armstrong and Christian Sheckler, ProPublica/South Bend Tribune

Prosecutors Can Right Past Wrongs – if Only the System Lets Them Nina Morrison and Somil Trivedi, The Appeal

50 years ago, LAPD raided the Black Panthers. SWAT teams have been targeting black communities ever since Matthew Fleischer, Los Angeles Times

The Hidden Crisis in Rural America James Burns, The Atlantic

Advocacy Groups, New York Lawmakers Prep for Evidence, Bail Changes Jimmy Vielkind, Wall Street Journal

‘Guantanamo North’ prison units in the Midwest are under fire for their harsh conditions. After 10 years, one man is still fighting his case. Nausheen Husain, Chicago Tribune

Cities are criminalizing homelessness by banning people from camping in public. That’s the wrong approach, report says Kristin Lam, USA Today

GEDmatch Sold, Will Serve as ‘Molecular Witness’ for Police The Crime Report

Bill Cosby loses appeal of sexual assault conviction Maryclaire Dale, Associated Press