Big bucks awarded for the new year are the end result of outcry against po-po as taxpayers subsidize political gamesmanship and broken community relations.
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Kansas City has agreed to a $725,000 settlement of an excessive force complaint filed after a police officer allegedly forced his knee onto the neck of a teenager who prosecutors said was not resisting arrest. The settlement arises from a confrontation in a fast-food restaurant in November 2019.