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    Body of Chief's Daughter Found; Murder Warrant Issued

    Body of Chief's Daughter Found; Murder Warrant Issued
    CONCORD - The body of Valerie Hamilton, the 23-year-old daughter of Concord's police chief, was found Saturday night in a storage unit on Monroe Road in southeast Charlotte, police say. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police have issued a murder warrant for 34-year-old Michael Neal Harvey, a registered sex offender with a lengthy criminal record. Harvey is thought to be the man seen on video ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated -65
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    Two PA Cops Rob Investigator Posing as Drug Dealer

    Two PA Cops Rob Investigator Posing as Drug Dealer
    PHILADELPHIA - It started two weeks ago with an informant's tip, developed during a state drug investigation: A couple of Philadelphia cops had become too cozy with a dealer. Although the officers patrolled a section of North Philadelphia brimming with temptation, no one at the time suspected them of being dirty, authorities said. But once investigators began looking into the activities ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated -66
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    Soon-to-be-Married Deputy Killed In Gun Battle

    Soon-to-be-Married Deputy Killed In Gun Battle
    JOHNSON COUNTY, TX - An Oklahoma man who gunned down a Johnson County sheriff’s deputy Saturday afternoon and then was fatally shot had threatened his wife, sister and another person before authorities arrived, the Johnson County sheriff said Sunday. Wesley Davis, 47, brandished a weapon at the three people before he was locked out of the house near Venus in Johnson ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -66
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    Update: Standoff Suspect Dies After Killing Two Officers

    Update: Standoff Suspect Dies After Killing Two Officers
    Updated: Monday, January 24 @ 1549 ST. PETERSBURG - Two St. Petersburg police officers and a gunman were fatally shot to death and a U.S. marshal was injured early Monday in gunfire that broke out as police tried to serve a domestic battery warrant at a St. Petersburg home. "Our community has suffered a loss today,'' St. Petersburg police Chief Chuck ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -66
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    Detroit Police Release Video of Station Ambush

    Detroit Police Release Video of Station Ambush
    DETROIT - He appears calm as he walks into the police station, as if he belongs there. He steps past vending machines, to the far side of the horseshoe-shaped front desk from the door. Lamar D. Moore is just out of the frame when he fires his first shotgun blast. Officers hit the floor and smoke curls into view. The graphic ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -66
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    IMPD Officer Dies of Injuries Suffered in Shooting

    IMPD Officer Dies of Injuries Suffered in Shooting
    INDIANAPOLIS - An Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officer wounded in a shooting last weekend died this morning of his injuries. David Moore, 29, was pronounced dead about 6:30 a.m. at Wishard Memorial Hospital, said Public Safety Director Frank Straub. Moore’s family had announced Tuesday night that they would remove him from life support as soon as donor recipients could be found ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -68
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    Sheriff Joe Under Grand Jury Investigation

    Sheriff Joe Under Grand Jury Investigation
    PHOENIX — Two top county officials said Thursday night they have been subpoenaed to answer questions next week before a federal grand jury about a high-profile Arizona sheriff and his office. In statements read by a county spokesman, Maricopa County Manager David Smith and Deputy County Manager Sandi Wilson said they met with a federal prosecutor to discuss the case and ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated -68
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    Fla. Captain Dies In Shootout Chasing Murderer

    Fla. Captain Dies In Shootout Chasing Murderer
    CROSS CITY, Fla. - A Florida sheriff says one of his deputies was killed in a shootout with a man suspected of killing two people and wounding two others. Dixie County Sheriff Dewey Hatcher says 33-year-old Capt. Chad Reed died at a hospital Thursday. Hernando County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Donna Black says the suspect is 55-year-old John Kalisz. The Gainesville Sun ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated -68
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    Missouri Trooper Fatally Struck on Christmas Day

    Missouri Trooper Fatally Struck on Christmas Day
    EUREKA, Missouri. — A Christmas blast of winter weather led to dozens of stranded motorists and injuries on Friday, including the death of a state trooper who was responding to an accident. Missouri Highway Patrolman Dennis Engelhard, 49, was on the scene of a minor accident on Interstate-44 near Eureaka when he was struck by an SUV that had lost control ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated -68
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    Department Pays Man Who Gave Officer 'The Bird'

    Department Pays Man Who Gave Officer 'The Bird'
    OLATHE, KS - There is no doubt about it — people can legally give police officers the finger and tell them “f...you.” It isn’t polite, but the Olathe Police Department found out recently that responding with a ticket can be costly. In the latest in a long line of such cases nationwide, Olathe last week agreed that its insurance company would ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated -69
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    Toy Soldiers Run Afoul of School's Weapons Ban

    Toy Soldiers Run Afoul of School's Weapons Ban
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Christan Morales said her son just wanted to honor American troops when he wore a hat to school decorated with an American flag and small plastic Army figures. But the school banned the hat because it ran afoul of the district's zero-tolerance weapons policy. Why? The toy soldiers were carrying tiny guns. "His teacher called and said it ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated -70
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    Body of Missing Deputy Found Four Days After Disappearance

    Body of Missing Deputy Found Four Days After Disappearance
    CONVERSE COUNTY, WY - The body of a Wyoming deputy who jumped in the North Platte River to assist a distressed girl was discovered Sunday. It was the fourth day of searching for 29-year-old Bryan P. Gross, of the Converse County sheriff's office, who was hailed as a hero for attempting to save a teenage girl who appeared to be struggling ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -70
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    Officer Killed in Crash, Wife Expecting Triplets

    Officer Killed in Crash, Wife Expecting Triplets
    MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MD - A Montgomery County police officer whose wife is pregnant with triplets was killed Sunday when his police car ran off the road and struck a tree in Wheaton, officers said Sunday night. Hector Ayala, 31, was responding to a call from another officer who needed assistance at the scene of a fight, a department spokesman said. Ayala ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated -70
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    Two Deputies Dead in Salvage Yard Shooting Rampage

    Two Deputies Dead in Salvage Yard Shooting Rampage
    VANSANT, Va. — A small southwestern Virginia community is again dealing with a deadly shooting rampage that this time killed two deputies and wounded two more before the suspect who may have been trying to rob a salvage yard was fatally shot by police. Buchanan County deputies investigating at Roger's Service Center in Vansant on Sunday afternoon were met by gunfire ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -72
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    Father Rapes, Infects Infant Son With HIV

    Father Rapes, Infects Infant Son With HIV
    SILVERTON, Ohio - A father has been arrested for raping his six-month-old son and infecting him with HIV. Police say that Lenny Love, 29, from Silverton, Ohio, knew he had the virus when he raped his son in March. He was arrested on Friday and charged with two counts of rape, one count of felonious assault and one count of possession ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -72
  • -73

    Slain LEO Slipped; Suspect Grabbed Gun and Shot

    Slain LEO Slipped; Suspect Grabbed Gun and Shot
    RIVERSIDE, CA - The suspect who allegedly killed Riverside Police Officer Ryan P. Bonaminio wrestled the officer's gun away after he slipped and fell, then used the gun to shoot him, authorities said Monday. At a press conference Monday, officials released more details about the Nov. 7 shooting. They said Earl Ellis Green, 44, of Rubidoux, attacked Bonominio after the officer ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated -73
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    First Female NY Trooper Killed in Line of Duty

    First Female NY Trooper Killed in Line of Duty
    MORRIS, N.Y. — State police say a trooper has been killed in a collision with a tractor-trailer, making her the first female New York state trooper to die in the line of duty. Police say 31-year-old Trooper Jill Mattice was traveling east on State Route 23 in upstate New York when her cruiser collided with the westbound truck Wednesday afternoon in ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated -73
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    Police Searching for Missing FL Police Cadet

    Police Searching for Missing FL Police Cadet
    INDIAN ROCKS BEACH — Kelly Rothwell made a career change when she enrolled in the police academy last year. The 34-year-old was an enthusiastic recruit, excited about her new calling. She hadn't missed a day at the academy — until Monday. Now authorities are worried she may be in danger. Rothwell hasn't been seen since Saturday, and hasn't returned dozens of ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -73
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    Slain Off-Duty Officer Was Set to Retire

    Slain Off-Duty Officer Was Set to Retire
    Police Officer Michael Bailey was less than a month away from retirement when he ended an overnight shift guarding the mayor's home early Sunday morning. The 62-year-old had recently developed a routine: He'd park outside his South Side home, lock his bulletproof vest in the trunk and wipe down the shiny black Buick Regal he'd bought just three weeks ago to ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated -73
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    Police Recruit, 24, Dies During Department Agility Test

    Police Recruit, 24, Dies During Department Agility Test
    HOLLY HILL, Fla. - A Holly Hill police recruit died Saturday during a pre-employment physical-agility test, authorities said. Robert Tramaine Williams, 24, of Daytona Beach collapsed about 2 p.m. after completing the test, police said. Officers immediately administered cardiopulmonary resuscitation and paramedics tried to revive Williams, but he was pronounced dead at Halifax Health Medical Center about an hour later. ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated -75
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