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    Police Say Man Hit City Officer with Car

    Reading, Pa. -- A Reading man was arrested after he sped away from a traffic stop, nearly knocking over a policeman who had his gun drawn, city police said Monday. Luis J. Laporte, 32, of the 500 block of North Front Street was charged with aggravated assault on a police officer, fleeing police, reckless endangerment and related offenses. He was committed ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -5
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    Shooting Suspect Turns Self In To Media, Not Police

    Shooting Suspect Turns Self In To Media, Not Police
    LEE COUNTY, AL - Reporters and photographers on the scene of a deadly college shooting in Alabama unwittingly became part of the story - when a man walked up to them and calmly said he 'did all this'. The shootings in the car park of Southern Union Community College in Opelika killed a 63-year-old woman, wounded two other women, aged 36 ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -21
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    Militia Man Who Shot At Police Still Loose

    Militia Man Who Shot At Police Still Loose
    MONTANA - U.S. agents are combing a 30sq mile block of dense forest in Montana after a shootout between an 'armed and extremely dangerous' former militia leader and sheriff's deputies. David Burgert, 47, exchanged gunfire with Missoula County officers along a logging trail on Sunday following a slow-speed car chase. No one was hurt in the gun battle, but Burgert, who ...
    Published over 5 years ago | Rated -17
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    Police End 11-Hour Standoff With Suspect In Custody

    Police End 11-Hour Standoff With Suspect In Custody
    ROSWELL, GA - A hostage standoff in Roswell ended Tuesday when police stormed an apartment and apprehended a suspect who had been holding two people. No one was injured in the operation. Police arrested Tyler Alexander Grogan, 20, of Roswell, who was known to police for various crimes, said Roswell police Lt. James McGee. Grogan has been charged with aggravated assault ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rate This
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    Surveillance Captures Violent Attack; Police Seek Help In IDing Suspects

    Surveillance Captures Violent Attack; Police Seek Help In IDing Suspects
    DALLAS - In the video, Adriana Ibarra is dragged kicking and screaming, but fighting all the way, across a parking lot. She clings to her gym bag and purse with a ferocity worthy of prime-time TV. “I do feel very fortunate that he didn’t cut me or stab me,” said Ibarra, who was held at knifepoint during the violent March 29 ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -9
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    Man Fakes Wife's Death For Employment Payout

    Man Fakes Wife's Death For Employment Payout
    GREENVILLE, NH - A heartless husband desperate for cash allegedly came up with a get-rich-quick scheme by telling his employer that his wife had died. But Scott Wellington's alleged scam was exposed after a sympathy card sent by his bosses was opened - by his perfectly healthy wife. Wellington, 31, from Greenville, New Hampshire, is claimed to have duped his company ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +3
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    Man Arrested in Deputy's Shooting

    Man Arrested in Deputy's Shooting
    OKLAHOMA COUNTY - Authorities have arrested Keonta Stephan Terrell Prince, 18, in the ambush and shooting early Saturday of an off-duty Oklahoma County sheriff's deputy who was taking a deposit from a restaurant to a bank, Oklahoma City police Master Sgt. Gary Knight said Sunday. A judge signed a warrant for Prince on complaints of shooting with intent to kill and ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +13
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    Former Cop Expected to Plead Guilty to Federal ID Theft Charges

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A former Anchorage police officer accused of identity theft and of being an illegal immigrant is expected to plead guilty to federal charges. Rafael Mora-Lopez, who was born in Mexico and lived for years in Alaska as Rafael Espinoza, was scheduled to appear Wednesday in federal court, where he is expected to plead guilty to charges of passport ...
    Published over 5 years ago | Rated +2
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    Trooper Arrests Illegal Alien with 12 Aliases in Traffic Stop

    Boston -- An illegal alien with 12 aliases, 10 outstanding warrants and disfigured fingerprints was nabbed Sunday in Wakefield after he handed a fake driver's license to a trooper, state police said. Lorenzo Echevacia, 39, of Brockton, was arraigned Tuesday in Malden District Court on the motor vehicle charges and then transported to Middlesex Superior Court on the outstanding warrants, most ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +5
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    IPhone GPS Aids Police In Tracking Car Thief

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Police say an iPhone left in a stolen truck is how officers were able to capture a burglar suspected of multiple auto break-ins in Colorado Springs. Officials at the El Paso County Sheriff’s office said 29-year-old Joshua Mitzelfelt allegedly stole a truck left unattended and running in a driveway Tuesday morning. The owner’s iPhone was on the ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +3
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    FBI Shootout Kills Wanted Mosque Bombing Suspect

    FBI Shootout Kills Wanted Mosque Bombing Suspect
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The man wanted in the bombing of a Florida mosque who was shot and killed when he pulled a gun on agents trying to arrest him in Oklahoma hated Muslims and had become increasingly erratic, according to FBI documents. The FBI says Sandlin Matthews Smith of St. Johns County, Fla., was shot Wednesday in a field at ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +9
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    Man Shot During Father's Day Celebration After Firing At Police

    CHICAGO - Police shot a man and three officers suffered minor injuries Sunday near Father’s Day celebrations at a South Side park, officials said. The man was critically wounded after he allegedly shot at police in the Grand Crossing Park at 76th and Ingleside, police said. The officers, who were not shot, were taken to a local hospital in good condition, ...
    Published over 5 years ago | Rated -1
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    Pedophile Legally Watches Child Porn In Jail

    Pedophile Legally Watches Child Porn In Jail
    SEATTLE — Authorities in Washington state say they’re outraged that a former pilot who’s already admitted molesting young boys is being allowed to watch videos he made of the abuse while he sits in jail awaiting trial. “The whole thing is just dirty,” said Pierce County Sheriff’s Detective Ed Troyer on Wednesday. “Now that victims know he’s going to be watching ...
    Published over 5 years ago | Rated -84
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    Man Allegedly Slays Security Guard Over Distrust of Law Enforcement

    Man Allegedly Slays Security Guard Over Distrust of Law Enforcement
    MARINER POINT, FL - Bradley Bolden, 20, is accused in the slaying of Mathew Little. Police said the motivation was a dislike of law enforcement and security personnel. His family says he's innocent. Bolden, of 6701 21st St. S., was arrested Tuesday night not far from Mariner Pointe and charged with first-degree murder. Little's family Wednesday expressed relief and thanks upon ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated -7
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    Wife Cuts Off Husband's Penis, Grinds It In Garbage Disposal

    Wife Cuts Off Husband's Penis, Grinds It In Garbage Disposal
    ORANGE COUNTY, CA - A woman was in custody Tuesday for allegedly poisoning her estranged husband, cutting off his penis with a 10-inch kitchen knife and throwing it in the garbage disposal. Lt. Jeff Nightengale said the crime occurred Monday night at the man's Garden Grove home. According to authorities, this was the first time police have ever been called to ...
    Published over 5 years ago | Rated -41
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    Throw the Book At Ruthless TX Cop Killer

    Throw the Book At Ruthless TX Cop Killer
    SAN ANTONIO — Detectives continue to seek clues to the motive — if any — behind the ambush-style slaying of a Bexar (BAYR) County sheriff's deputy at a San Antonio intersection. Sheriff Amadeo Ortiz has scheduled news conference Monday to discuss what has been learned about the May 28 death of sheriff's Sgt. Kenneth Vann. That's after the Sunday arrest of ...
    Published over 5 years ago | Rated +8
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    Police Crack 23-Year-Old Murder Case

    Police Crack 23-Year-Old Murder Case
    CONCORD, N.H.—Modern DNA testing techniques and a witness now willing to testify enabled New Hampshire police to file new charges in the October 1988 murder of two women in Nashua, officials said Tuesday. Anthony Barnaby, 43, was arrested Monday in Montreal while David Caplin, 49, was arrested in New Carlisle, Quebec, where he was being held at the New Carlisle jail ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +4
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    Wounded Cop Drills 2 Suspects in Shootout

    Wounded Cop Drills 2 Suspects in Shootout
    A heroic off-duty Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority cop got into a Wild West-style shootout yesterday with four armed thugs who tried to rob a Brooklyn auto-body shop - blasting two of the suspects, authorities said. The brave cop, Officer Anthony Pressly, 39, was shot in the shoulder during the gun battle, but was not seriously wounded, law-enforcement sources said. "He's ...
    Published almost 6 years ago | Rated +62
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    Police: Texas Man Dumps Young Son By Highway

    SWEETWATER, Texas (AP) — A father abandoned his 4-year-old son along a West Texas highway, and the injured boy spent several hours alone in the dark before a passing motorist picked him up, police said. Carlos Rico, 22, stopped his car along a cactus-lined stretch of Interstate 20 near Sweetwater at about 3 a.m. Tuesday and "threw the boy out of ...
    Published over 5 years ago | Rated -42
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    Man Tries to Help; Nearly Shot By Police

    Man Tries to Help; Nearly Shot By Police
    SAN MATEO -- A San Pablo man thought he was being a good Samaritan on Wednesday afternoon when he pulled a gun on a man he saw assault a woman near a busy downtown street corner, police said. Instead, he was nearly shot by officers who rushed to Third Avenue and San Mateo Drive about 3:15 p.m., said San Mateo Deputy ...
    Published over 5 years ago | Rated +4
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