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    NYPD Releases Chilling 9/11 Helicopter Photos

    NYPD Releases Chilling 9/11 Helicopter Photos
    NEW YORK — Newly released aerial photos of the Sept. 11, 2001, World Trade Center attack show the towers coming down from a dramatic new angle. The photos were obtained by ABC News, which filed a Freedom of Information Act request with the National Institute of Standards and Technology last year. The NIST collected the images as part of its investigation ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -55
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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 3 years ago | Rated -66
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    Marine Murdered Defending His Wife In French Quarter

    Marine Murdered Defending His Wife In French Quarter
    NEW ORLEANS - A Marine from Texas survived combat in Iraq only to be murdered in the French Quarter — stabbed to death even as he wore his dress-blue uniform complete with battle commendations pinned to his chest. Sgt. Ryan Lekosky and his wife were wrapping up an evening celebrating the service's 235th birthday at a formal ball at the New ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -150
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    Police Forced to Pepper Spray Unruly Second-Grader; Mother Claims Excessive Force

    Police Forced to Pepper Spray Unruly Second-Grader; Mother Claims Excessive Force
    An eight-year old boy named Aidan was pepper sprayed by Lakewood, Colorado police after acting up in a classroom. Teachers had barricaded themselves in after the second-grader threw a violent temper tantrum. Aiden, whose last name was not revealed to protect his privacy, had torn a piece of wooden trim off the walls and was wielding it like a weapon, according ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -83
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    Protest Against Sheriff Joe Turns Violent

    Protest Against Sheriff Joe Turns Violent
    PHOENIX, AZ - Thousands of immigrant rights advocates marched in front of a county jail in Phoenix Saturday in a protest that was aimed at Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's immigration efforts and was marked by a clash between a small group of protesters and police officers. Organizers say the protest was meant to show officials in Washington that Arpaio shouldn't ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -85
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    Slain Officer's Last Words to EMTs: 'Thank You'

    Slain Officer's Last Words to EMTs: 'Thank You'
    OTTAWA – As Constable Eric Czapnik lay dying from a mortal knife wound to the throat, he spoke two final and poignant words to his paramedic rescuers. The patrolman had been writing case notes inside his cruiser, parked outside the emergency department of The Ottawa Hospital’s Civic campus, when a man approached and attacked him with a knife. Four paramedics, none ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -99
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    D.C. Policeman Accused of Pulling Gun to Quell Snowball Fight

    D.C. Policeman Accused of Pulling Gun to Quell Snowball Fight
    WASHINGTON, DC - A Washington, D.C. plainclothes police officer accused of pulling a gun after his car was pelted during a Twitter-inspired snowball fight in downtown Washington has been placed on desk duty pending an investigation, The Washington Post reports. Police initially denied any weapon had been displayed until video footage and witnesses indicated otherwise. The video footage shows that the ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -52
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    Court Officer Killed in Courthouse Shooting [Video]

    Court Officer Killed in Courthouse Shooting [Video]
    The fallen officer has been identified as Court Officer Stanley W. Cooper of the United States Department of Justice - Marshals Service. A court officer and a suspect died in a shooting this morning at the Lloyd George U.S. Courthouse, 333 Las Vegas Boulevard South. A second officer also was shot and transported to UMC. His condition is listed as serious, ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -102
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    Driver Praised By Police For Ramming Cruiser

    Driver Praised By Police For Ramming Cruiser
    WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah -A Utah driver rammed a sheriff's patrol car on purpose and officers aren't even upset. West Valley City police say a man posted an ad asking for a massage. When he showed up at the appointed meeting place, instead of finding a woman police said a 21-year-old man hopped into the truck, flashed a gun and told ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +91
  • -83

    Officer Forced to Fatally Shoot Teenage Son

    Officer Forced to Fatally Shoot Teenage Son
    MONTGOMERY COUNTY, PA - A Montgomery County police officer fatally shot his 17-year-old son when the teenager attacked him with a hunting knife Wednesday afternoon, authorities said. Stephen Schmitz, a junior at North Penn Senior High School, was shot in his Towamencin Township home about 3 p.m. by his father, Eric B. Schmitz, 56, a lieutenant with the Hatfield Township Police ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated -83
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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
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    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
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    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 about 3 years ago | Rated +57
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    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
  • -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 about 3 years ago | Rated -58
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    Mother raped her own 11 year old daughter for bizarre sex education

    Submitted by mountain_tac | Published over 2 years ago | Rated -14
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    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
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    Vest Saves Ambushed Officer's Life, Shooter Killed

    Vest Saves Ambushed Officer's Life, Shooter Killed
    MOUNT ORAB, OH - Authorities say a Mount Orab man who had been booked and released on drunk driving charges returned to the police station and shot an officer in the back, then was fatally shot himself. Mount Orab Police Chief Bryan Mount says 61-year-old George Ruby of Mount Orab was killed about 4 a.m. Sunday. Patrolman Justin Conley was shot ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +223
  • +73

    Badge Deflects Bullet, Saves Tenn. Cop Shot During Traffic Stop

    Badge Deflects Bullet, Saves Tenn. Cop Shot During Traffic Stop
    OAKLAND, Tenn. — New, heavier badges used by the Oakland police this year may have saved one officer’s life. Officer Joshua Smith's new badge was hit during gunfire exchange at a traffic stop on Thursday, keeping the bullet from striking his body. Oakland Police Chief Keith Hogwood said the officer was wearing his bullet-proof vest, but it was the badge that ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +73
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    Sheriff's Police Bust Chicago Prostitution Ring

    Sheriff's Police Bust Chicago Prostitution Ring
    CHICAGO - Using a Schaumburg hotel as a base of operations, Cook County sheriff's police say they busted a prostitution ring in the northwest suburbs that flew in women from across the country. Eight woman and a man were arrested and a "detailed ledger book of clients" was seized, according to the sheriff's office. The investigation was launched after residents complained ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +13
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