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2016 Internal Affairs Report

The 2016 Internal Affairs Report is prepared annually to inform citizens about incidents of officer-involved shootings, use of force, vehicle pursuits, officer-involved collisions and complaints of misconduct. The report provides a complete overview of our internal affairs activities along with supporting data and information. 

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CPD Press Releases.

Crimestoppers | Stabbing Incident

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Columbia Police Department (CPD) Investigators are gathering  information regarding a suspect who's accused of stabbing a man at Hammond Village. Officers were dispatched to 921 Marlboro Street shortly before 9:00…

Crimestoppers: Indecent Exposure Incident

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Investigators with the Columbia Police Department's (CPD) Special Victims Unit are releasing a surveillance picture of an indecent exposure suspect to help identify him. The man is accused of exposing…

Two Arrested in Attempted Murder Investigation

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Columbia Police Department (CPD) investigators have charged two people in connection with a shooting that occurred between two vehicles last weekend. Keon Tucker (DOB: 2-5-1996) is charged with Six Counts…

Cont'd | The suspect is described as a light-skinned black male, possibly in his mid-late 20s w/shoulder length dreadlocks & tattoos on his neck & under an eye.
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#CPDInvestigates | A man is accused of exposing himself to two female 'Uber' drivers on Grand Street last week. He got out of the vehicles when the victims demanded that he leave.

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