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    Child’s Call To Mom Ends In Police-Involved Shooting

    Child’s Call To Mom Ends In Police-Involved Shooting
    A man was in critical condition at Grant Medical Center last night after being shot by Columbus police officers responding to a domestic-disturbance call on the South Side. Officer Betty Schwab said the man, whom police would not identify, was in an apartment building at 1863 Lockbourne Rd. with his 12-year-old son. The son saw his father getting out a gun ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +7
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    Police Arrest Four Boys, One 11-Year Old, in Armed Robbery Case

    Police Arrest Four Boys, One 11-Year Old, in Armed Robbery Case
    SEATTLE - Four Bellevue boys, one just 11 years old, may be charged with first-degree robbery this week after police arrested them early Monday morning on suspicion of robbing a gas-station attendant at gunpoint. Close to midnight Sunday Bellevue police responded to a report of a robbery at the Chevron on the 16200 block of Northeast Eighth Street. A boy grabbed ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -6
  • -34

    Officers' Homes Burglarized; Gun, Police Badge Stolen

    Officers' Homes Burglarized; Gun, Police Badge Stolen
    CHICAGO - Burglars who struck two police officers’ Southwest Side homes in two separate incidents Friday made off with police equipment -- including a gun, police badge and bullet proof vest, police said. In the first incident, which occurred between 4:30 a.m. and 7 a.m., thieves broke into an officer’s home and took gun, police star, uniform and a bullet proof ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -34
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    Man Intentionally Vomits on Off-Duty Cop at Baseball Game

    Man Intentionally Vomits on Off-Duty Cop at Baseball Game
    PHILADELPHIA -- A New Jersey man is facing charges after police say he intentionally vomited on an 11-year-old girl and her father in the stands during a Phillies game. Twenty-one-year-old Matthew Clemmens, of Cherry Hill, N.J., was arraigned Friday on charges stemming from his behavior at Wednesday night's Phillies-Nationals game. Police say Clemmens made himself vomit on an off-duty police captain ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -101
  • -9

    Man Must Wear Bracelet At Wedding After Assaulting Officer During Bachelor Party

    MISSOULA, Mont. - A Montana man accused of sexually assaulting a woman and head-butting a police officer at his bachelor party will have to wear an electronic monitoring bracelet during his wedding. [widget:news__chiefs__sheriffs] Twenty-four-year-old Jordan Iddings pleaded not guilty Wednesday to felony assault on a peace officer, misdemeanor counts of sexual assault, disorderly conduct and two other assault counts. Iddings and ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated -9
  • -5

    Man Killed In Argument Over a Beer

    KINGSTOWN, MA - A Kingston man killed one man and wounded another in Plymouth early this morning after an argument over a beer, according to court documents. Police are searching for Richard M. Boucher Jr., 18, of Kingston in connection with the slaying of James Tigges, 23, of Abington. Boucher also allegedly shot Jackson Duncan, 17, who is in critical condition. ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -5
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    100 Officers Circle, Capture Virginia Killer

    100 Officers Circle, Capture Virginia Killer
    APPOMATTOX, Va. - Virginia State Police said Wednesday morning that a suspect in the shooting deaths of eight people at a rural home had surrendered without incident. Sgt. Thomas Molnar said 39-year-old Christopher Speight approached officers at the crime scene and turned himself in. Molnar said Speight was being taken to an undisclosed location to be interviewed. Charges are pending.Related: Photo ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +45
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    Ex-Employee Shoots Manager, Then Self

    Ex-Employee Shoots Manager, Then Self
    LAKESIDE — A Barona Gaming Commission employee who was fired last month walked into a commission office armed with a shotgun Tuesday morning and shot and killed a manager, then turned the gun on himself, authorities said. San Diego County Sheriff Bill Gore identified the shooter in the murder-suicide as Donnell Roberts, 38, of El Cajon. He worked as an investigator ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -3
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    Santa Fe Officer Shoots Suspect After 110-MPH Chase

    SANTA FE, NM - A Santa Fe police officer shot and wounded a man who sped away after he was stopped for speeding and led police chase that hit 110 mph, officials said. [widget:news__pursuits] The chase ended and the shooting happened soon after 11 p.m. in a wooded area near FM 2004 and the Interstate 45 feeder road in La Marque ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +9
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    School Reopens After “Columbine-like” Threat

    BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — Students returned Monday to a New Jersey high school that prosecutors say was the target of a "Columbine-like" plot and were greeted by a police presence that was intended to reassure that Bridgewater-Raritan High School was safe. [widget:news__career_profiles] [widget:366] Authorities say a 16-year-old junior at the school was arrested Thursday after a police resource officer at the school ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated +12
  • -68

    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 over 7 years ago | Rated -68
  • -20

    Van Der Sloot Retracts Confession, Claims Police 'Tricked' Him

    Van Der Sloot Retracts Confession, Claims Police 'Tricked' Him
    LIMA, Peru - First he did it, now he didn't. Joran Van der Sloot, who is spending time in a Peru prison for allegedly murdering a 21-year-old woman, now reportedly claims he didn't kill her. In an interview with the Dutch newspaper, De Telegraaf, the poker playing playboy says he was intimidated by police and was told he could go home ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -20
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    Okla. Officer Shot, Driver Killed After Chase

    Okla. Officer Shot, Driver Killed After Chase
    OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - A wounded Oklahoma City police officer was in good condition Sunday, one day after a vehicle pursuit ended when a fellow officer gunned down his assailant. Officer Kris Hunter remained at OU Medical Center following surgery. He was wounded in his left arm and received a graze wound to his left leg, police Capt. Patrick Stewart said. ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +6
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    Officer’s Bullets Aimed at Pit Bull Graze Colleagues

    Officer’s Bullets Aimed at Pit Bull Graze Colleagues
    NEW YORK - A police officer who was aiming a gun at a pit bull unleashed by a drug suspect Tuesday evening fired a bullet that ricocheted and grazed two colleagues, authorities said. The incident was touched off as two undercover officers were working on a possible drug deal on a street in the Bronx, police said. The drug suspect and ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -7
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    Police Sent Evidence to Exonerate Steelers' Holmes

    Police Sent Evidence to Exonerate Steelers' Holmes
    PITTSBURGH - The lawyer for Steelers WR Santonio Holmes said he completed an independent investigation and is "more confident than ever" that his client will be cleared of assault allegations. "This is nothing more than frivolous and extortion and we believe we are going to show that," Adam Swickle told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. "I have an obligation to defend (Holmes') reputation. ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rate This
  • -27

    Des Moines Cop Arrested for Assault, Inappopriate Conduct

    Des Moines Cop Arrested for Assault, Inappopriate Conduct
    DES MOINES, Iowa - A Des Moines police officer has been arrested on charges that he tried to sexually assault a woman while on duty. Officer Maynard Richardson has been charged with assault with intent to commit sexual abuse and nonfelonius conduct. [widget:news__policeexam911] Richardson, who has served in the department for two years, is accused of trying to sexually assault a ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -27
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    Four Officers Among Several Indicted in RI Drug Probe

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Four Providence police officers and 20 other people have been indicted in a wide-ranging Rhode Island cocaine investigation. Three of the officers had been arrested previously. A fourth, Detective Robert Enright, turned himself in Wednesday. Enright was arraigned in Providence Superior Court on charges of harboring a criminal and conspiracy. He pleaded not guilty and was released. State ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -5
  • -12

    Glocks, Ammunition Stolen From Deputy's Locked Vehicle

    NAPLES, FL — The Collier County sheriff’s deputy’s unmarked car that was robbed on Tuesday and had several weapons, including two Glock pistols and a Taser, stolen from inside, was locked at the time of the burglary and remained locked after the burglary. There were no signs of forced entry — broken windows, pried open doors, said Sgt. Brian Sawyer of ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -12
  • +20

    Just Like Santa Claus, Dispatcher Delivers

    Just Like Santa Claus, Dispatcher Delivers
    A message that Toledo police officers look forward to came across their service radios without fail at 7:30 p.m. yesterday, just as it has on Dec. 24 for more than three decades. Three times on every Christmas Eve for the last 35 years, Officer James "Jim" Ogle has made the announcement over police channels: "Attention all units, attention all units: Be ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +20
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    Man Approaching With Ax Shot by Police

    DES PLAINES, Ill. - Authorities in suburban Chicago say a Des Plaines police officer fatally shot a 24-year-old man who refused to drop the ax he was holding. [widget:news__illinois] The Cook County medical examiner's office says Krzysztof Kaczor (KRISH'-stof kot-CHUR') was pronounced dead early Monday at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge. Des Plaines Police Chief Jim Prandini says his ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated -2
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