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    Officer Killed In Gun Battle After Stopping Man on Bike

    Officer Killed In Gun Battle After Stopping Man on Bike
    SANDUSKY — The man accused in the Saturday morning shooting death of Sandusky Police Officer Andrew Dunn was charged with aggravated murder Sunday. Sunday night, hundreds of people gathered for a candlelight vigil to honor the slain policeman. Kevin Randleman, 50, of Sandusky was under guard Sunday at the University of Toledo Medical Center, formerly the Medical College of Ohio, said ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -61
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    Newark Sees Largest Police Layoff In Decades

    Newark Sees Largest Police Layoff In Decades
    NEWARK — After months of verbal jousting and public finger-pointing between union leaders and the Booker administration, 167 Newark police officers turned in their guns and badges, finalizing the department’s largest reduction in force in 32 years. Union president Derrick Hatcher killed any chance of an eleventh-hour deal Monday morning when he rebuked Mayor Cory Booker’s final plea to return to ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -61
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    LA Police: Wounded School Officer Lied; Shot Himself

    LA Police: Wounded School Officer Lied; Shot Himself
    LOS ANGELES — The report of a school police officer shot last week touched off one of the largest Los Angeles-area manhunts in recent memory and forced thousands of students to remain in their classrooms for hours as officers searched for the attacker. Now law enforcement officials allege Officer Jeffrey Stenroos was lying when he said a gunman shot him in ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -61
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    Injured Trooper's Fight For Life Ends

    Injured Trooper's Fight For Life Ends
    BOSTON - Eight years after her parked cruiser was hit by a teenager who was speeding, Ellen Engelhardt yesterday became the first female state trooper to die from injuries sustained in the line of duty. The 58-year-old mother, who in 1981 became one of the state’s first female troopers, died at a South Shore nursing home where she was being treated ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -62
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    Escaped Convict Taunts Police on Facebook

    Escaped Convict Taunts Police on Facebook
    BRITAIN - British police would likely love to defriend an escaped prisoner who continues to taunt them by posting photos of himself enjoying his Christmas on Facebook. Craig "Lazie" Lynch, a 28-year-old convicted burglar, has gained an Internet following as he has posted regular updates on the social networking site since his escape from Suffolk's Hollesley Bay Prison on Sept. 23, ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -62
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    Off-Duty Officer Chases Suspect With Family In Car

    DAYTONA, FL - An off-duty Oak Hill police officer with his wife and children in tow narrated a high-speed car chase that included his firing a shot at a pickup driver accused of attempting to ram the family's sedan. The recording of the 9-1-1 call to Volusia County sheriff's dispatchers released Monday included claims of a pursuit that reached speeds of ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -62
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    Sergeant Gunned Down In Ex-Con Ambush

    Sergeant Gunned Down In Ex-Con Ambush
    MAPLEWOOD, MN - The St. Paul police officer stood alone on a shady street near Lake Phalen on Saturday morning, one of hundreds on high alert during a tense hunt for two ex-cons who three hours before had gunned down a Maplewood officer in cold blood. When a young man emerged from the woods behind him carrying a metal toolbox, the ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -63
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    Trijicon Drops Bible Lines From Scope

    Trijicon Drops Bible Lines From Scope
    Rifle scopes bearing references to the New Testament no longer will be issued to American troops, and scopes already in service will have the references removed. Military optics manufacturer Trijicon Inc., of Wixom, Mich., apparently concerned that a Pentagon review of the situation could lead to a loss or interruption of its multi-million dollar contract for the Advanced Combat Optical Gunsight, ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -63
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    Toronto Officer Killed After Stolen Snow Plow Pursuit

    Toronto Officer Killed After Stolen Snow Plow Pursuit
    TORONTO - A Toronto Police officer, struck by a stolen snow plow Wednesday morning, has died of his injuries, a source has told the Toronto Sun. Sgt. Ryan Russell, 35, was pronounced dead at St. Michael's Hospital hours after being hit by the plow. Russell, an 11-year veteran of the force, leaves behind a wife and young son, Chief Bill Blair ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -63
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    NY Trooper Hit and Killed While Issuing Ticket

    NY Trooper Hit and Killed While Issuing Ticket
    TONAWANDA, N.Y. — A trooper who was writing a speeding ticket on an interstate highway was struck and killed Saturday by a passing motorist, state police said. Trooper Kevin Dobson, 43, was pronounced dead at a hospital soon after the 7:30 a.m. accident on Interstate 290 in Tonawanda, near Buffalo, said Deputy State Police Superintendent Thomas Fazio. The 71-year-old driver of ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -63
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    Deputy Killed After Falling from Bridge

    Deputy Killed After Falling from Bridge
    SEVIER COUNTY, UT - A Sevier County sheriff's deputy was killed when an out-of-control SUV slid into an accident scene he was investigating on central Utah's Interstate 70 late Thursday. Sgt. Franco Aguilar had arrived at the scene of an earlier accident on the Fish Creek Bridge where a Toyota Camry slid on the snowy highway and crashed into a concrete ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -63
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    Detective With Unarmed Police Force Fatally Shot

    Detective With Unarmed Police Force Fatally Shot
    PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) —A man who had just attended a relative's court hearing fatally shot a veteran police officer outside the courthouse, then stood over the fallen detective and fired two more times as officers and several reporters were nearby, police officials said. The detective, Lt. Lusila Brown, was providing security at the Thursday afternoon hearing. The alleged shooter, ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -63
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    CO Officer Killed Serving Warrant, Suspect Shoots Self

    CO Officer Killed Serving Warrant, Suspect Shoots Self
    LIMON — A standoff that began with the fatal shooting of a Limon police officer ended late Wednesday when the suspect was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. At a post-midnight news conference, State Trooper Heather Cobler said that officers were serving a warrant at a residence at the Wagon Wheel Mobile Home Park at about 6:10 p.m. when the ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -63
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    Final Moments of VA Police Recruit's Life Unfold

    Final Moments of VA Police Recruit's Life Unfold
    NORFOLK - The week of Dec. 6 was set aside to teach recruits self-defense at the Norfolk police training academy. If they wanted to become officers, they would need to know how to handcuff a suspect, block punches and kicks, and protect themselves - and their gun - in a fight to the death. In Norfolk, that means learning to take ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -63
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    Update: CA Officer Shot, Killed During Foot Pursuit

    Update: CA Officer Shot, Killed During Foot Pursuit
    Update: RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- California authorities are looking for a big-rig truck driver accused of killing a Riverside police officer during a gunfight. Roadblocks went up Monday as a dragnet continues. The Riverside Press-Enterprise says some semis have had to park and can't make deliveries. Police Chief Sergio Diaz tells the paper that Officer Ryan Bonaminio stopped a truck for a ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -64
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    Washington Deputy Wounded In Ambush Dies

    Washington Deputy Wounded In Ambush Dies
    SEATTLE — One of the Pierce County sheriff's officers shot in an ambush by a drunken man has died after being taken off life support, a sheriff's spokesman said Monday evening. Deputy Kent Mundell suffered life-threatening injuries and had been hospitalized at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle since the shooting a week ago. He died at 5:04 p.m. with his family ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -64
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    BP Agents Told to Stop Making Illegal Immigrant Arrests

    BP Agents Told to Stop Making Illegal Immigrant Arrests
    COCHISE COUNTY, AZ - An Arizona sheriff says U.S. Border Patrol officials have repeatedly told him they have been ordered to reduce -- at times even stop -- arrests of illegal immigrants caught trying to cross the U.S. border. Cochise County Sheriff Larry Dever stated that a supervisor with the U.S. Border Patrol told him as recently as this month that ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -65
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    Sheriff Killed While Deploying Stop Sticks

    Sheriff Killed While Deploying Stop Sticks
    LUCEDALE, Miss. — Officials say a sheriff in southern Mississippi has died after being struck by a vehicle while trying to make an arrest on a road near the Alabama state line. District Attorney Tony Lawrence said in a news release that George County Sheriff Garry Welford was pronounced dead at 4:23 p.m. after being airlifted to the University of South ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -65
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    Three Officers Shot in Apparent Ambush

    Three Officers Shot in Apparent Ambush
    ROSWELL, N.M. --A man accused of wounding three Roswell police officers and killing two other people had been released from jail less than two hours before the early Monday shooting spree, a detention center official said. Chaves County Detention Center administrator Alfonso Solis said David Vega, 47, was arrested for a petty misdemeanor involving a domestic dispute shortly after 11 p.m. ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -65
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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 about 6 years ago | Rated -65
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