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    Sheriff: Officer Gave Up 19-Year Career for $200

    Sheriff: Officer Gave Up 19-Year Career for $200
    A Lakeland police officer was accused Monday of checking license plate numbers for a woman connected to missing Lotto millionaire Abraham Shakespeare. Polk County Sheriff's Office detectives arrested Troy McKay Young, 42, on charges of unlawful compensation, which is a felony, and misuse of confidential information, a misdemeanor. "For a check of $200 and a plane ticket for his daughter, he ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -111
  • -129

    'Hell Broke Loose' In Gunfight That Took Deputy's Life

    'Hell Broke Loose' In Gunfight That Took Deputy's Life
    ENON, Ohio -- A sheriff's deputy investigating a report of gunfire at a trailer park was shot dead Saturday, and the shooting suspect was killed after a gun battle with police, authorities said. A police officer was wounded. The slain deputy was married and was the mother of two children, Clark County Sheriff Gene Kelly said. He didn't release the names ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -129
  • -85

    Police Detail Worst Case Of Child Abuse Ever Seen

    Police Detail Worst Case Of Child Abuse Ever Seen
    COEUR D'ALENE, ID-- A mother and grandmother face serious felony charges for the reprehensible conditions in which they forced twin toddlers to live. Elisabeth Crossley and her mother Ruth Cassidy are accused of abuse and neglect at the worst level Coeur d’Alene police say they have ever seen. Officers arrested Crossley Sunday when her daughters were found living in squalor. Their ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -85
  • -179

    Obama Invites Anti-Cop Rapper to White House

    Obama Invites Anti-Cop Rapper to White House
    WASHINGTON, DC - Lonnie Rashid Lynn Jr., more commonly known as the rapper "Common", was invited by First Lady Michelle Obama among other poets to celebrate American poetry and prose on Wednesday, May 11, thedailycaller.com reports. Lynn's divisive lyrics about gun violence, shooting police, and even for burning the president (who at the time was George W. Bush), make him a ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -179
  • +57

    VIDEO: Officer Attacked While Booking Inmate

    VIDEO: Officer Attacked While Booking Inmate
    CLEVELAND - Apparently, Anthony Thomas, 29, of Cleveland, was not happy about being arrested on charges of contempt of court on drunken driving and driving under suspension. After Officer William Witt removed Thomas' handcuffs to begin the booking process, Thomas jumped over the counter and started punching Witt. According to reports, as the two grappled, Witt said he could feel Thomas ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +57
  • +61

    Cops Smash Obstinate Driver's Window at DUI Stop [Vid]

    Cops Smash Obstinate Driver's Window at DUI Stop [Vid]
    SAN DIEGO -- Just two days ago, the Escondido Police Department issued 16 citations after stopping more than 600 drivers at a DUI checkpoint, but Thursday there is word that a stop back in February that was captured on video will be the focus of a court case this summer. Escondido Police smashed the window of a car during a February ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +61
  • +48

    LEO Stages Fake Arrest of Daughter's Would-Be Romeo

    LEO Stages Fake Arrest of Daughter's Would-Be Romeo
    SAN JOSE, CA - Most fathers would have taken him aside for a quiet chat. But when one police officer found out a 15-year-old boy had slept with his 14-year-old step-daughter, he took things a little bit further. The unnamed California motorcycle cop went round to the youth’s house in uniform and staged a fake arrest, claiming that he was being ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +48
  • -1

    Picking Up the Pieces: Missouri Tornado Photo Gallery

    JOPLIN, Mo. - A massive tornado that blasted a four-mile path across southwestern Missouri slammed into the city of Joplin with cataclysmic force. The tornado Sunday night ripped into a hospital, destroyed neighborhoods and upended cars. An unknown number were killed in Joplin. Officials struggling to communicate without power and cellphone service were leery of putting a hard figure on the ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -1
  • -80

    TN Officer Killed In Gun Battle With Colorado Fugitive

    TN Officer Killed In Gun Battle With Colorado Fugitive
    CHATTANOOGA, TN - One by one, slowly, people started to come forward Sunday. Some laid flowers beside the tape barrier outside the U.S. Money Shops store on Brainerd Road. They didn’t personally know 51-year-old Chattanooga Police Department Sgt. Tim Chapin, but they mourned his loss. “I’m just heartbroken,” said 62-year-old JoAnn Cook, choked with emotion, as she clutched a small vase ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -80
  • -45

    Impersonator Interrupts Prostitution Sting in Detroit

    Impersonator Interrupts Prostitution Sting in Detroit
    A man impersonating a Detroit police officer interrupted a prostitution sting being conducted by the Wayne County Sheriff's Office on the city's east side today. The 51-year-old Detroit man flashed a badge and told an undercover detective to get off the street while she was talking to a potential customer in the area of Vernor and Oakdale about 5 p.m., according ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -45
  • -83

    Armed Officer Killed After 10-Hour Standoff With Police

    Armed Officer Killed After 10-Hour Standoff With Police
    Update: 3/29/11 PISCATAWAY — As a commander of the Piscataway police SWAT team, Sgt. David Powell knew when to move in to save hostages and designed drills to teach other officers how to as well. On Sunday, Powell, 46, was on the opposite side, barricading himself inside his house and declaring he had taken hostages. Around 5 p.m., police cordoned off ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -83
  • +55

    Video: Jiu-Jitsu Teacher Defends Officer from Attacker

    Video: Jiu-Jitsu Teacher Defends Officer from Attacker
    SAN FRANCISCO - As The San Francisco Examiner first reported, a jiu-jitsu instructor saved a San Francisco police officer from a pummeling after an alleged incident involving a Muni citation. Now, there is a video of the event. Police say that 23-year-old Paris Augusta assaulted a police officer after the cop escorted him off a Muni bus following a routine fare ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +55
  • -5

    Holder to brief black pastors on campaign 2012

    Submitted by cakdep1 | Published about 2 years ago | Rated -5
  • -58

    Teen Tortured, Forcibly Tattooed, Left for Dead by Peers

    Teen Tortured, Forcibly Tattooed, Left for Dead by Peers
    DEL CITY, Okla. — Two men and two women are accused of pinning down a man who has learning disabilities, tattooing the word "RAPEST" on his forehead and shocking his genitals with a stun gun before beating him unconscious with a baseball bat, police said Wednesday. The accused told police they attacked Stetson Johnson, 18, because he tried to have sex ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -58
  • -99

    Police Officer With Gun is Denied Voting Right

    Police Officer With Gun is Denied Voting Right
    BANGOR — A Bangor police officer says he wasn’t allowed to cast his ballot when an election warden refused to let him vote while wearing his service revolver. James Dearing said he was patrolling his beat Friday when he stopped to vote at the Bangor Civic Center. He said that’s where warden Wayne Mallar said he couldn’t vote unless he turned ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated -99
  • -14

    Mother raped her own 11 year old daughter for bizarre sex education

    Submitted by mountain_tac | Published over 2 years ago | Rated -14
  • +40

    Witnesses: Slain Ark. Officer Rescued Partner

    Witnesses: Slain Ark. Officer Rescued Partner
    A man suspected of fatally shooting an Arkansas policeman during a traffic stop sounded like he was reciting a prayer as the young officer approached his car door, a witness who was in the car told The Associated Press. "Tonight's the night. Tonight's the night," April Swanner recalled the suspected gunman Jerry Lard saying. Swanner didn't know what her friend meant ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +40
  • +37

    Meth 'Super Lab' Raid One Of Biggest Busts In History

    Meth 'Super Lab' Raid One Of Biggest Busts In History
    GWINNETT County, GA - When self-described "nosy neighbor" Cosetta Campbell stepped outside to investigate police activity near her home in Norcross Monday evening, even she never suspected what was afoot. Officers were raiding what would turn out to be one of the largest methamphetamine labs in the nation just a few houses down from Campbell, in an otherwise quiet crook of ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +37
  • -99

    'War On Cops' Continues: Third St. Pete Officer Killed

    'War On Cops' Continues: Third St. Pete Officer Killed
    ST. PETERSBURG - A 25-year police veteran of the St. Petersburg Police Department was fatally shot by a man at Second Avenue South and Eighth Street South on Monday night, officials said. A search for the shooter is ongoing this morning in the Campbell Park area, near Tropicana Field, police said. Schools in the vicinity have been closed and students are ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -99
  • -51

    Vacationing FL Cop Murdered In Tragic Scene

    Vacationing FL Cop Murdered In Tragic Scene
    PONCE, Puerto Rico -- Juan Leonardo Aviles Otero, a Miami-Dade police officer, former soldier, narcotics detective and father of newborn twin girls, died Thursday on the side of a road in a remote part of southern Puerto Rico. Aviles, 34, was found [gate] shot to death at 3:10 a.m. in the passenger seat of the 2009 Toyota Corolla he had rented ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -51
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