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    Off-Duty Officer In Right Place at Right Time

    Off-Duty Officer In Right Place at Right Time
    BOSTON - A Boston police detective has been credited with thwarting an armed convenience store robbery in Dedham. Detective Michael Kane had just driven away from the Tedeschi’s Market on Cedar Street with his wife, a newspaper, and a few scratch tickets about 8:30 p.m. Monday when he noticed a suspicious man casing the store. “I drove across this little square, ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +36
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    California Man Charged in Machete Attack

    SAN FRANCISCO - A South San Francisco man who authorities say attacked the host of a barbecue with a machete has been charged with attempted murder. Pedro Ramirez Garcia, 32, became enraged Sunday afternoon when the man who threw the party asked him to leave, police said. Garcia swung a machete at the host, who suffered cuts to his hands while ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -7
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    Police: Man Fatally Shot After Threatening Cops

    WINCHESTER, N.H. — New Hampshire authorities say a man has been shot and killed by police in the town of Winchester after threatening the officers with a knife. The incident happened shortly after 9 p.m. Monday in an apartment building on Keene Street after four police officers from Winchester and Swanzey responded to a call for a family dispute. According to ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +15
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    Police Find Homemade Explosives After Man Wrecks Pickup Truck

    LOCKPORT, La. (AP) — When a pickup truck crashed in southeastern Louisiana, authorities made a surprising discovery: 10 pipe bombs. Trooper Bryan Zeringue said the one-vehicle rollover crash happened around 7:30 a.m. Monday. As emergency crews were trying to right the truck, they noticed the devices. Zeringue said nine of the bombs were made with plastic pipe and one was made ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -1
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    K9 Killing Cop Flees Post In Suicide Attempt

    K9 Killing Cop Flees Post In Suicide Attempt
    KENT, UK - The head of a police dog training school in the UK was reportedly recovering today from an attempt to commit suicide after two police dogs roasted to death in his car on one of the hottest days of the year. Sergeant Ian Craven could face prosecution for animal cruelty after the dogs - a Belgian Malinois bitch called ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -65
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    Man Bound, Shot By Police Impersonators

    Man Bound, Shot By Police Impersonators
    BALTIMORE - A 32-year-old man was bound and shot Monday morning after three assailants kicked in the door to his Northeast Baltimore home, identifying themselves as police officers, officials said. About the same time, officers in Southeast Baltimore were called to a home where a young woman was found fatally stabbed in a bedroom. The incidents are not believed to be ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -10
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    NYPD Sgt. Pleads Guilty To Lying Under Oath

    NYPD Sgt. Pleads Guilty To Lying Under Oath
    MANHATTAN - A Manhattan cop pleaded guilty Monday to lying under oath and concocting evidence in three cases - but says he did it for the right reasons. Sgt. William Eiseman, a 12-year NYPD veteran, admitted to faking a marijuana case against one man and cocaine-related charges against another - and training young cops to falsify paperwork to sidestep legal safeguards. ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -17
  • -8

    Father, Son Sic Pit Bull On Man During Robbery Attempt

    WHITTIER - A Whittier man and his teenage son were behind bars Sunday on suspicion of badly beating another man during a robbery attempt and sicking their pit bull on him, officials said. The victim had the tips of both ears bitten off by the dog in the attack, in addition to other injuries, Whittier police Lt. Carlos Solorza said. Richard ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -8
  • -31

    Newly Sworn Cadets Immediately Laid Off

    Newly Sworn Cadets Immediately Laid Off
    CLEVELAND - Amid tears and cheers, 42 police academy cadets joined the Cleveland force Friday and were immediately laid off as a one-month reprieve expired, underscoring shrinking municipal work forces as cities cope with declining revenues and less state and federal assistance. The city and police union struck a deal in May to allow the cadets to remain in class and ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -31
  • -24

    Collision Kills One Deputy, Injures Another

    Collision Kills One Deputy, Injures Another
    MANVEL, Texas—One Brazoria County Sheriff’s deputy was killed and another severely injured Sunday evening after crashing into a pickup truck on Highway 6 in Brazoria County, according to officials. The two deputies were traveling in a patrol car west on Highway 6 at FM 1128 when they crashed into a full-sized Chevy truck attempting to make a left turn into a ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -24
  • -29

    Fiery Crash Claims Life of LA Officer

    Fiery Crash Claims Life of LA Officer
    BALL, LA — State Police are investigating the death of a Ball police officer in a fiery car crash on U.S. Highway 165. Officer Russell A. George was traveling southbound on U.S. 165 around 2:50 a.m. Sunday, "responding to a call for assistance by another Ball P.D. unit," according to the State Police fatality report of the accident. George's 2009 Ford ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -29
  • -19

    Navajo Nation Officer Killed Answering Domestic Dispute Call

    Navajo Nation Officer Killed Answering Domestic Dispute Call
    PAGE, Ariz. — Authorities say a Navajo Nation police officer has been shot and killed while answering a domestic violence call in a small community south of Page, Ariz. Navajo Nation communications director Charmaine Jackson says Sgt. Darrell Curley died at the hospital in Page early Sunday. He was shot while answering a call in the town of Kaibito late Saturday ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -19
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    Virginia State Trooper Killed Instantly in Crash

    Virginia State Trooper Killed Instantly in Crash
    KING GEORGE COUNTY, VA - The Virginia state trooper killed Friday while responding to a call for help in King George County, was a 28-year-old from Warsaw, Va., the state police said. Adam M. Bowen died instantly in the crash that injured two others, police said. Bowen was headed west on Route 3 in his patrol car around 6:45 p.m. when ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -20
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    Woman Sprayed Breast Milk At Police Following Argument

    Woman Sprayed Breast Milk At Police Following Argument
    DELAWARE, OHIO - An Ohio woman attempted to fight off police trying to remove her from her car by spraying them with her breast milk, authorities said. Stephanie Robinette got into a fight with her husband while attending a wedding at the Bridgewater Banquet & Conference Center in the city of Delaware on Saturday, WBNS 10 News reported. Her husband told ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -40
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    Police Recapture Murder Suspect Who Stole Deputy's Patrol Vehicle

    MCCLAIN COUNTY, OK - An accused murderer who overpowered guards and escaped from an Oklahoma jail in a stolen police car was back behind bars late on Sunday, authorities said. Shaun Bosse, who was awaiting trial on three counts of first-degree murder and one count of arson, was recaptured near the town of Blanchard, the McClain County Sheriff's Office said. "He ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +6
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    Dozens Injured As School Bus Overturns On Interstate

    Dozens Injured As School Bus Overturns On Interstate
    CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A school bus transporting children to camp overturned on a rural Pennsylvania interstate Sunday afternoon, injuring nearly two dozen people and closing the northbound highway lanes for hours. Pennsylvania State Police said the bus from Cumberland Valley Christian School in Chambersburg collided with a passenger vehicle on Interstate 81 at about 4:40 p.m. near Chambersburg. All of ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rate This
  • -8

    Four NYPD Officers Hurt In Bar Brawl

    Four NYPD Officers Hurt In Bar Brawl
    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Authorities say four police officers have been hurt after a brawl inside a Saratoga Springs nightclub spilled into the street, where dozens of people began fighting. Police in the upstate city tell local media that all 15 Saratoga officers on duty plus more than a dozen from other law enforcement agencies helped quell the melee outside Club ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -8
  • -31

    Sheriff Critical After Crash With Grandson

    Sheriff Critical After Crash With Grandson
    SPALDING COUNTY, GA - Spalding County Sheriff Dee Stewart was in critical condition Thursday after his vehicle was struck by another one driven by his grandson. Sheriff's spokesman Capt. Tony Ranieri said the accident occurred around 1:30 p.m. when Stewart, driving his county-issued patrol pickup truck, pulled out of Moose Lodge Road onto Highway 1941 in Griffin. Stewart goes on patrol ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -31
  • -29

    Top Cop Compares Federal Gun Laws to Racism

    CHICAGO - Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy earlier this month told parishioners at St. Sabina’s Church that federal gun laws are akin to “government-sponsored racism.” “I want you to connect one more dot on that chain of African-American history in this country, and tell me if I’m crazy: Federal gun laws that facilitate the flow of illegal firearms into our urban ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -29
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    VIDEO: Cops Seek Suspect In Shocking Hit-and-Run

    VIDEO: Cops Seek Suspect In Shocking Hit-and-Run
    YEADON, Pa. — Police in a Philadelphia suburb say they have found the car involved in a hit-and-run that injured a man in a convenience store parking lot, a crime recorded by surveillance cameras. WPVI-TV reports that a tip led Yeadon (YAY’-den) police to a silver 2007 Dodge Caliber in Philadelphia. Detective Sgt. David Splain says it has damage consistent with ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated +1
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