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    VIDEO: Officer Shoots Window of Burning Car to Rescue Trapped Woman

    BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — A video shows a South Florida police officer shooting out a side window of a burning car to rescue a woman. Boca Raton police officer Jimmy Jalil says he and another man who stopped to help tried to break the window. But after nearly a dozen attempts, the 32-year-old Jalil decided to use his gun. Jalil ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +28
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    Armed Citizen Shoots and Kills Man Attacking Police Officer

    Submitted by mountain_tac | Published about 1 year ago | Rated +28
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    Fast-Acting Deputy Saves Choking Infant's Life

    Fast-Acting Deputy Saves Choking Infant's Life
    POLK COUNTY, FL - A quick-thinking Polk County deputy was able to save the life of a young child by performing the Heimlich maneuver on Tuesday. "This is just one example of how the jobs our deputies, and all first responders, do are priceless," said Polk Sheriff Grady Judd. About 8:30 p.m., Deputy Benjamin Kirkpatrick, 35, responded to a 911 call ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated +28
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    FL Chief: I Was Offered $400K to Leave City

    FL Chief: I Was Offered $400K to Leave City
    MIAMI - Miami Police Chief Miguel Exposito, who has been in a heated, year-long dispute with two elected leaders seeking his resignation, said Wednesday that city officials offered him $400,000 in January to “leave his position as chief quietly,” a year before his expected retirement. Exposito would not say who made the offer, referring only to “representatives of the city of ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated +28
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    Police Impersonator Pulls Over Detective

    SELDEN, N.Y. (AP) - A Long Island man faces impersonation charges after police said a driver he pulled over for a traffic stop turned out to be a legitimate detective. Suffolk County Police said 35-year-old Victor Alfaro-Marquez of Selden was arrested Monday night, hours after the attempted traffic stop. Detective William Zambito was driving home from work at about 4:30 a.m. ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +27
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    Sheriff Joe Conducting Immigrant Sweep

    PHOENIX (AP) — The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office is conducting an illegal immigrant sweep at an El Mirage business. The Sheriff's Office says its Criminal Employment Squad has responded to a landscaping business in the 12,000 block of West Peoria Avenue. The Sheriff's Office says its Illegal Immigration hot line received information that at least half of the people working in ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +27
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    Police Pick Up Owl For Public Intoxication

    Police Pick Up Owl For Public Intoxication
    PFORZHEIM, GERMANY - Apparently public intoxication is a reason for police to intervene with animals as well as humans. German police recently found a drunk owl out in public and took in the animal, saying it would be released once it has sobered up. A spokesman for the Pforzheim police reported to Spiegel Online that "a woman walking her dog alerted ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +27
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    Police buy adjacent plots to prevent josh powell from being buried next to his boys

    Submitted by educator1209 | Published about 2 years ago | Rated +27
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    New Memorial Unveiled Honoring Three Fallen Officers

    New Memorial Unveiled Honoring Three Fallen Officers
    PITTSBURGH - At first their eyes were dry, even as bagpipes wailed and a police chaplain spoke of their enduring heartache. But the moment honor guards emerged with photographs of the three fallen officers' stoic faces, grief washed through the crowd of police, their families and friends. The tears during Friday's remembrance seemed as fresh as those shed a year ago ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated +27
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    Cops Discover 7 Pounds of Gift-Wrapped Pot

    Cops Discover 7 Pounds of Gift-Wrapped Pot
    SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) - A Nebraska trooper found an unexpected holiday present at the end of a police chase. The Nebraska State Patrol says the trooper found 7 pounds of gift-wrapped marijuana inside an SUV that ran off the road during a chase in Morrill County. The patrols says the trooper tried to stop the SUV for failure to signal on ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +27
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    Update: 11 In Custody After Police Pinned Down By Sniper Fire

    Update: 11 In Custody After Police Pinned Down By Sniper Fire
    Update 4/5/2011: EDGEWATER, CO - Two police officers from Edgewater were pinned down behind a brick wall for about 30 minutes early this morning, bullets whizzing past them from an unknown location. A SWAT team intervened and 11 people are in custody. "We believe we have the shooter," Edgewater police spokesman Steve Davis said. Davis said it all started around the ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated +27
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    Updated: Simple Question Earns Marine a Date With Mila Kunis

    Check out Mila's Response: We’re pretty sure that Marine Sgt. Scott Moore isn’t the first guy stationed in Afghanistan to trying posting a YouTube video to get the attention of his favorite girl movie star, but we’re almost certain this is the first time that approach actually worked. About a month ago, Sgt. Moore ( who’s serving with the 3rd ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated +27
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    Officer Hailed As Hero After Reviving Choking Woman

    Officer Hailed As Hero After Reviving Choking Woman
    Find the original article on CliffviewPilot.com WESTWOOD, NJ - As anxious birthday-party attendees looked on, a young police officer dramatically revived an 88-year-old Hillsdale woman who stopped breathing while choking on a piece of meat in a Westwood banquet hall. “I really thought I was going to die,” Margaret Elko Rosenbauer said. But Westwood Police Officer Scott McNiff had different ideas, ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated +27
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    Photos: Thousands of J. Edgar Hoover Items Gifted To NLEOMF

    The J. Edgar Hoover collection press conference at the NLEOMF's Washington, D.C., office. Next Photo >>> [page] From left to right: J. Edgar Hoover Foundation Chairman William Branon , FBI Assistant Director Michael Kortan, NLEOMF CEO Craig W. Floyd. Next Photo >>> [page] The NLEOMF hopes to open the National Law Enforcement Museum by 2013. Next Photo >>> [page] Selected items ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +27
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    Caravan Will Accompany Officer's Widow to Killer's Execution

    Caravan Will Accompany Officer's Widow to Killer's Execution
    GARLAND, TX - A busload of Garland police officers and their spouses will join a caravan of cars heading to Huntsville today for the scheduled execution of Kenneth Mosley. Mosley, 51, killed Garland Officer Michael "David" Moore nearly 13 years ago during a failed bank robbery. His execution was delayed twice last year, forcing the officer's family, friends and colleagues to ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +26
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    Police: Store Owner Shoots, Kills Three Would-Be Robbers

    Police: Store Owner Shoots, Kills Three Would-Be Robbers
    HOUSTON - In the back room of a humble jewelry store and pawn shop in Houston's East End Thursday afternoon, a gunman tied Eva Castillo's wrists tightly — too tightly. She complained of the pain, so he loosened the bindings. Then Castillo's husband was ordered at gunpoint to put his hands behind his back. But Ramon Castillo had a surprise for ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +26
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    Suspect in Police Slayings Turns Self In

    Suspect in Police Slayings Turns Self In
    TAMPA, Fla. — A convicted felon accused of killing two Tampa police officers during a traffic stop surrendered after detectives spent more than a day negotiating with an associate of the man, police said Saturday. Dontae Rashawn Morris, 24, turned himself in at a police station about 10:30 p.m. Friday, police said. He was charged with two counts of first-degree murder ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +26
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    Oakland Police Kill Armed Man After Vehicle Pursuit

    Oakland Police Kill Armed Man After Vehicle Pursuit
    OAKLAND -- Oakland police shot and killed a gun-wielding man Wednesday after he emerged from a car that officers had chased at high speeds for 10 minutes through East Oakland streets. After the vehicle crashed at the intersection of 85th Avenue and San Leandro Street, a second person in the car, the driver, was captured after a short foot chase, police ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated +26
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    Subway Train Severs Man's Leg After He Flees from Police

    Subway Train Severs Man's Leg After He Flees from Police
    NEW YORK — A New York City subway train severed a man's leg and removed part of his arm as he fled onto tracks to escape police, authorities said Thursday. Subway workers spotted the man in a tunnel but could not stop the trains in time, a transit official said. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority said the train sliced off Corey Brown's ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated +26
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    Officers Scolded For Riot-Shield Sledding

    LONDON - Some British bobbies have been reprimanded after they used their riot shields as makeshift sleds during the country's cold snap. [widget:news__all_discussion] A passer-by filmed the bobbies goofing around on a snowy hill in Oxford and posted the clip on YouTube. It shows a policeman barreling downhill while another shouts, "Whatever happens, keep smiling!" Rick Latham, who filmed the scene ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +26
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