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    Mom Tries to Hire Hit Man Over Facebook

    Mom Tries to Hire Hit Man Over Facebook
    PHILADELPHIA - After a bitter fight with her child's father, police said, a Southwest Philadelphia woman took to her Facebook wall and offered $1,000 to anyone who would murder her ex. London Eley, 20, didn't have to wait long. Timothy Bynum, 18, of Darby, soon volunteered for the job. The hit was never carried out, but police believe the plot was ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -11
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    Allen Iverson to Officer: 'Don't You Know Who I Am?'

    Allen Iverson to Officer: 'Don't You Know Who I Am?'
    ATLANTA, GA - Allen Iverson has lots and lots of fancy cars. At least, that's what he told an Atlanta cop in a fit of pique during a traffic stop in Buckhead last week. The former NBA star hurled one expletive after another at the officer who pulled over his gray 2007 Lamborghini Murcielago around 6 p.m. on March 30, according ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -37
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    Retired Officer, Self-Proclaimed Terrorist Arrested

    Retired Officer, Self-Proclaimed Terrorist Arrested
    WALLER, Tx. -- A retired officer with the Waller Police Department who authorities said described himself as a "terrorist" from Ireland, is the target of a federal investigation after explosives were found in his home. George K. McCullough, 64, was arrested Friday and accused of illegally storing 800 feet of detonating cord and four electric blasting caps at his home in ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -21
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    Cheese Lands Man In Jail After False Positive Test for Cocaine

    ASHEVILLE, N.C. — An enzyme found in cheese triggered false drug test results that led North Carolina deputies to think a man with 91 pounds of tortilla dough was actually carrying that much cocaine, the sheriff said. Antonio Hernandez spent four days in an Asheville jail this month before tests by a state lab showed he was carrying food, not drugs. ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -3
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    Police: Constable Shot After Sex with Prostitute

    Police: Constable Shot After Sex with Prostitute
    HOUSTON - Investigators say an off-duty Harris County deputy constable was shot after getting into an argument with a pimp over money following sex with a prostitute. Capital murder charges have been filed against 31-year-old Lee Eldridge Sonier, the alleged pimp, and 40-year-old Judy Lucille Hambrick, the alleged prostitute. According to a probable cause affidavit released Friday, Hambrick performed a sex ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -32
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    Police Investigating PA Triple-Murder Suicide

    SHALER, PA - When Quinn Gasparre and her family moved into a home on the quiet, dead-end Beulah Street in Shaler this month, the neighborhood kids were thrilled to have a new playmate. Jami Skalos, 10, spent Sunday riding bikes and swimming with Quinn, 7. The girls had hamburgers and corn on the cob for dinner and made plans to meet ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -2
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    Police: Missing Infant Located Safely In Abandoned Car

    MORGAN HILL, CA -- Police have found a baby girl who was reported missing Tuesday afternoon after her mother left her alone in a parked car in Morgan Hill, authorities said. The girl, 1-month-old Mariana Corona, was found in an abandoned car in Salinas around 5:30 p.m., more than three hours after someone stole her mother's car from the parking lot ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -3
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    Tampa Officer Struck By Golf Cart; Shoots Escaping Susect

    TAMPA - Two people were taken to an area hospital after a police officer-involved shooting Thursday afternoon in the parking lot of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. A man reportedly tried to steal a gold necklace from a maintenance man. The suspect then took the maintenance man's golf cart, which was in the parking lot of the casino property, ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +1
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    Handcuffed Woman Makes Getaway In Police Cruiser

    RIVIERA BEACH, FL - A woman was handcuffed by police but made an unusual getaway by driving off in the police car used to detain her before crashing into a lorry. Police in Riviera Beach, Florida, were called to a suspected sexual assault about 1pm on Sunday afternoon but arrested the caller, Crystal Ivory, who they suspected may have been experiencing ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -7
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    CA Sheriff's Cadet Charged in Fatal Hit-Run

    CA Sheriff's Cadet Charged in Fatal Hit-Run
    SAN FRANCISCO -- A San Francisco sheriff's cadet accused of vehicular manslaughter and drunken driving in the hit-run accident that killed a 61-year-old pedestrian was ordered held on $1 million bail Tuesday. Superior Court Judge Nancy Davis set the bail for Jose Jimenez, 23, who did not enter a plea in his first court appearance in the death of San Francisco ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -13
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    Woman Picks Up Fast Food Before Allowing Cop to Charge Her With DUI

    NORTH ROYALTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say a woman insisted on picking up some fast food before she allowed an officer to charge her with drunken driving. The Plain Dealer newspaper of Cleveland reports police in suburban North Royalton got a call about a car weaving and going off a road at a little after 1 a.m. earlier this ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rate This
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    Off-Duty Cop Dressed As Clown Kills Teen Robber

    CHICAGO - An off-duty Chicago police officer dressed up as a clown for a South Side fundraiser shot and killed a teen who held him at gunpoint tonight after the event, authorities said. The officer, who is assigned to the Near North police district, was in his clown outfit for a fundraiser for a day-care business. The event, attended by a ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +64
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    Police: Pizza Parlor Also Delivers Cocaine

    Police: Pizza Parlor Also Delivers Cocaine
    LAKE COUNTY, IL - Customers in the know could get something extra when they placed delivery orders at two Lake County pizza parlors: cocaine, authorities contend. Charges against 19 people were announced Friday in a far-reaching bust of an alleged cocaine ring that authorities said at times operated out of two well-known pizza parlors and used delivery vehicles to distribute the ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +11
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    Oakland Police Fatally Shoot Two In Gang-Related Incident

    OAKLAND -- Friends and family are grieving the death of two men killed by Oakland police after a shootout Wednesday night on a narrow street in East Oakland. Officers fatally shot the two men during an unspecified operation by police and drug enforcement agents, authorities said. The shooting occurred about 10:30 p.m. in the 3000 block of Curran Avenue, between 35th ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +24
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    Cop Killer's Brother Indicted In Connection With Slaying

    WOBURN — The younger brother of Domenic Cinelli, the career criminal who shot and killed a Woburn police officer during a Christmas weekend robbery, was charged yesterday in connection with the slaying and heist, as prosecutors provided new details in a case that prompted sweeping changes in state parole policy. Arthur Cinelli, 50, of Newburyport, a convicted thief who is being ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +5
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    Sex Offender Arrested After Ditching GPS Bracelet

    TEWKSBURY, MA - State police captured a “sexually violent predator” from Milford who was freed despite being convicted last year of aggravated rape, rape and abuse of a child, and indecent assault and battery among other offenses, according to state records and state police. Brian M. Addeo, 32, cut off his GPS tracking bracelet Friday in a Tewksbury parking lot and ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +12
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    Troopers Chase Stolen Ambulance Through Four Counties

    SELLERSBURG, IN - Police arrested a Jeffersonville man for stealing an ambulance in southern Indiana Saturday. Police say Larry Loughman, 43, stole the ambulance from the parking lot of a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in New Albany while the crew was on a dinner break. An off-duty trooper saw the ambulance on I-65 a short time later in Clark County. [photo:597196] ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +7
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    Drug Money Stolen from Narcotics Detective's Car

    Drug Money Stolen from Narcotics Detective's Car
    SMITHFIELD -- The town's police chief has reprimanded a narcotics detective after someone stole $1,140.75 in drug money from his unmarked squad car. According to Smithfield personnel records, Joseph Calzaretta, 30, received an oral warning on Feb. 16 for "unsatisfactory or grossly inefficient job performance or detrimental personal conduct." Debbie Godwin, Smithfield's town clerk and human-resources officer, said the warning would ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -12
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    Deputies Seek Blue-Light Cop Imposter

    Fort Smith, Ark. -- Sebastian County authorities are searching for a man suspected of impersonating a law enforcement officer and attempting to rape a woman. Sgt. Hobe Runion of the Sebastian County Sheriff's Office stated in a news release that on Saturday he spoke with a Hartford woman who said an armed man impersonating a law officer attempted to rape her ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -9
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    Police: Missing Nursing Student Was Murdered

    HAYWARD, CA - Police in Hayward, Calif., said Monday night that “compelling evidence” now indicates that a nursing student who has been missing for more than a week was murdered. Michele Le, 26, who grew up in San Diego County, was last seen about 7 p.m. on May 27, when she left Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Hayward, where she was doing ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -9
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