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    FBI: Transgendered Woman's Murder Investigated as Possible Hate Crime

    FBI: Transgendered Woman's Murder Investigated as Possible Hate Crime
    Forrest City, AR -- The FBI has begun a criminal rights investigation in the death of Marcal Camero Tye, a transgendered woman who was found shot in the head and dragged behind a car in Forrest City, Arkansas Tuesday. A civil rights investigation is the first step in ruling Tye's death a hate crime, said an FBI spokesperson. Local lesbian, gay, ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -3
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    Sheriff: Missing girl, 12, probably taken to Mexico

    [photo:586679] FAYETTE COUNTY - Fayette County investigators believe a missing 12-year-old girl was taken to Mexico by a 20-year-old man. Isabeth Yanez was last seen at home a week ago and was reported missing by her parents last Tuesday morning. On Monday, the Sheriff's Office said it believes Simon Quintana Guiterrez took Isabeth to a city near Acapulco. The Chevrolet Camaro ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -3
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    NC Officer, Suspect Wounded in Shooting

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte police have released the name of a man shot in the abdomen in a shootout with an officer following a chase. Twenty-year-old Malcolm Xavier Springs of Mooresville was in critical condition at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte after the shooting early Sunday morning. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer Brent Harrison was treated and released after being shot in the ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -6
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    Mother of Adopted Twins Found in Toxic Truck Charged

    Mother of Adopted Twins Found in Toxic Truck Charged
    MIAMI -- The mother of a 10-year-old girl who was found dead in an exterminator's truck in Florida was charged Saturday with murder, and faces numerous other abuse and neglect accusations. Carmen Barahona was arrested in the death of Nubia Barahona, the Miami-Dade Police Department announced nearly three weeks after the girl was found in the pickup along Interstate 95 in ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -5
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    Abandoned Newborn Found In Toilet Could Move to Adoption Quickly

    Greenville police investigators are reviewing Bi-Lo Center surveillance video in hopes it will lead to the person who left a newborn boy in the cold water of a ladies’ room toilet about the time a circus performance was winding down, authorities said. “There were certainly a large number of people at the Bi-Lo Center that night, so it’s going to be ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -16
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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 almost 7 years ago | Rated +37
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    Tampa PD Crack Down on Dangerous Pill Mill

    Tampa PD Crack Down on Dangerous Pill Mill
    TAMPA — Addicts rolled in from Ohio, California and New York, while homeless recruits posed as needy patients. In seven months, orders for 2.4 million pain pills flew out of a Dale Mabry Highway clinic, authorities say. Meanwhile, a Gucci suitcase in an Odessa mansion grew fat with cash. The Tampa Police Department went public Thursday with details of a months-long ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +18
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    SC Mother Arrested After Police Find Baby Alone In Freezing Car

    SIMPSONVILLE - A South Carolina woman is scheduled to appear in court later today after authorities say she left her 17-month-old daughter in a disabled car on an interstate highway early Sunday while she went to get gas. Jessica Perry, of Simpsonville, will make her initial court appearance Monday afternoon in Gaston County. She has been charged with DWI -- her ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -8
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    Gang Member Killed After Maliciously Shooting Deputy In the Face

    Los Angeles - -- The man who shot a sheriff's deputy in the face before another deputy opened fire and killed the gunman was a known gang member and career criminal on parole, officials said Wednesday. Deputy Mohamed Ahmed, 27, was shot in the face while patrolling with his training officer Tuesday night. Authorities identified the gunman as Nestor Torres, 37, ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +23
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    Pot Farm Found After Police Investigate Fatal Crash

    Pot Farm Found After Police Investigate Fatal Crash
    ELLICOTT CITY, MD - While looking for signs of structural damage after a car crashed into an Ellicott City home and set it ablaze earlier this month, fire officials found something else: a small, indoor marijuana farm, complete with a hydroponic system, lighting and 20 large pot plants, according to Howard County police. On Wednesday morning, police arrested the owner of ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +2
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    Fire Destroys Home of Longtime ND Sheriff's Deputy

    ARGUSVILLE, ND - Fire destroyed the home of a longtime North Dakota sheriff's deputy who recently had a pistol stolen from the home. Authorities say Sgt. DuWayne Nitschke's house was engulfed in flames Saturday by the time firefighters arrived at his rural Argusville home. Nitschke works for the Cass County Sheriff's Department. Nobody was home at the time of the blaze, ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -8
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    Georgia Police Chief Arrested for Inmate Beating

    Georgia Police Chief Arrested for Inmate Beating
    TIFT COUNTY, GA - A South Georgia police chief was arrested Friday and charged with aggravated assault. Special Walter R. Young, chief of police in Omega, allegedly assaulted an inmate in the Tift County Jail T Walter R. Young, chief of police in Omega, allegedly assaulted an inmate in the Tift County Jail Thursday night, according to the Georgia Bureau of ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -25
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    Drug Cartels Threatening Lives of Texas Rangers, ICE Agents

    Drug Cartels Threatening Lives of Texas Rangers, ICE Agents
    BROWNSVILLE — A new law enforcement bulletin warns that members of drug cartels have been overheard plotting to kill federal agents and Texas Rangers who guard the border, officials in Washington reported Thursday. The bulletin, which was issued in March, said cartel members planned to use AK-47 assault rifles to shoot agents and Rangers from across the border. It did not ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -11
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    K9 Sniffs Out $430K of Meth During Traffic Stop

    GILROY, CA - A woman who authorities say was transporting 39 pounds of methamphetamine for distribution in San Jose was arrested Friday night by detectives from the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff's Sgt. Rick Sung said that about 10 p.m., the woman was driving a 2001 PT Cruiser when she was stopped near highways 152 and 101 in Gilroy by ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated +16
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    Police Chief, Guards Killed in Mexican Border City

    MEXICO CITY -- A retired army general who took over a month ago as police chief of the violence-wracked Mexican border city of Nuevo Laredo has been shot to death along with two of his bodyguards. A spokesman for the Nuevo Laredo public safety department says Manuel Farfan was shot to death in the center of the city, which is located ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -10
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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 almost 7 years ago | Rated -66
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    Woman Facing Charges for Overdue Library Books

    ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont woman is facing charges that she failed to return hundreds of dollars' worth of books and videos from the library. State Police say the 35-year-old woman from Concord has been cited on a charge of theft of rented property. Police say that in November they received a request from the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum asking ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rate This
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    CT Councilor Arrested After Following Responding Police

    WEST HARTFORD, Conn. - (AP) — A West Hartford town councilor has been arrested after he allegedly followed police responding to reports of a domestic disturbance and offered legal help to residents of the home. Police say they arrested Rob Durbin and charged him with interfering with an officer and first-degree criminal trespass just before 2 p.m. on Tuesday. Police say ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -13
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    MA Brothers Charged With Attempted Murder After Attacking Police Chief

    MA Brothers Charged With Attempted Murder After Attacking Police Chief
    SUNDERLAND, Mass.—Two brothers from Sunderland are facing attempted murder charges for allegedly attacking the town's police chief with a knife during an attempt to break a third brother out of the station lockup. Police say 22-year-old Stephen Jean-Babets was being held at the station on a traffic warrant in lieu of $270 bail. Police allege his two older brothers, 26-year-old Kenneth ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -12
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    Authorities Release Photo of 'Person of Interest' in Tucson Shooting

    Authorities Release Photo of 'Person of Interest' in Tucson Shooting
    TUSCON - The man who allegedly shot Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and killed six others today in Arizona has been identified as 22-year-old Jared Lee Loughner. Giffords, who was shot in the head but survived, was the target of the daytime attack with a semi-automatic handgun that killed six people, including federal judge John Roll and a 9-year-old girl, and injured ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -10
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