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    Police Sweep Gets Teen Prostitutes Off the Street

    SEATTLE - A national effort to save children forced into the sex trade is once again helping vulnerable girls leave prostitution. The FBI and local law enforcement recently staged a three-day "Operation Cross Country V," leading to the rescue of 69 teen prostitutes in 40 cities across the country. Credit a shift in law enforcement's approach. Young prostitutes are treated as ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated +9
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    Amber Alert Issued for Fresno Girl, 8

    FRESNO - Fresno police have issued an Amber Alert for an 8-year-old Fresno girl, Elisa Cardenas, who they believe has been kidnapped. They will be holding a news conference shortly. A call came in at 8:28 p.m. concerning an incident on the 2700 block of East Almond in central Fresno. The girl was with a group of six other girls at ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rate This
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    Two Shot In D.C. Public Works Parking Lot

    Two Shot In D.C. Public Works Parking Lot
    WASHINGTON -- A double shooting in a Department of Public Works lot that killed one worker does not appear to be random, D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier says. Police say 51-year-old Larry Hutchins of Suitland, Md., died after being shot around 6:15 a.m. Wednesday at the entrance to a lot in the 1200 block of W Street in Northeast. The other ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rate This
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    White Teen Beaten by Two for "Enslaving Our People"

    SEATTLE - Two men accused of beating a teenager and blaming it on white oppression were charged Tuesday with a hate crime and first-degree robbery. Prosecutors allege Ahmed Mohamed, who is black, and Jonathan Baquiring, who is Asian, had blood on them when an officer stopped them shortly after the May 25 attack. The Washington State Crime Lab returned the DNA ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -23
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    Video Released of Suspected Cop Assailant

    Video Released of Suspected Cop Assailant
    PHILADELPHIA - Police released surveillance video Wednesday morning of a shoplifting suspect who assaulted an officer inside a South Philly pharmacy Tuesday night. Police declared "Officer down!" at 5:41 p.m. at the Rite Aid at 15th Street and Moyamensing Avenue. Lt. Douglas Stanford, a 29-year veteran, came to the Rite Aid to perform a routine security check and then sign a ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -3
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    Angered Motorist Fractures Traffic Agent's Skull in Attack; Flees

    Angered Motorist Fractures Traffic Agent's Skull in Attack; Flees
    BRONX, NY - A double parker in the Bronx who found a traffic cop writing him ticket went berserk and put the cop in the hospital with a fractured skull. The irate motorist fled on foot after the 8:30 a.m. assault and was being hunted. Edgar Saeteros, a 35-year-old traffic control specialist, was in stable condition at Jacobi Medical Center, cops ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -23
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    CA Woman Drove With Mummified Body In Vehicle For Months

    COSTA MESA, CA - A former real estate agent in Southern California drove around for several months with the mummified body of a homeless woman in the passenger seat, the Orange County Register reports. The driver told Costa Mesa police she was afraid to report the woman's death. Police found the body Monday while answering a complaint of a blocked driveway. ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -14
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    Doctor, Civilian Shot at MD Hospital; Gunman Dead

    Doctor, Civilian Shot at MD Hospital; Gunman Dead
    BALTIMORE — The man who shot and wounded a doctor at Johns Hopkins Hospital and then killed himself and his mother was distraught over news of his mother's condition, Baltimore police said Thursday. Baltimore police Commissioner Frederick H. Bealefeld III said the gunman, 50-year-old Warren Davis, shot his mother, Jean Davis, in her hospital room. The doctor, who was not identified, ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -17
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    Police: Man Kills Five; Shoots Self

    Police: Man Kills Five; Shoots Self
    LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. — Police say a gunman entered a western Arizona home and fatally shot five people — including the mother of his two children and her boyfriend — before fleeing with the kids to Southern California where he killed himself. The shootings in Lake Havasu City late Saturday occurred as 23-year-old Deborah Langstaff and friends were celebrating her ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -2
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    Mother Confesses to Police How She Killed Her Children

    DALLAS (AP) - A suburban Dallas woman accused of killing her two young children told a 911 operator that she first tried to poison them because they were autistic and she wanted "normal kids," then choked them with a wire until they stopped moving, according to the recorded call. Irving police on Wednesday released recordings of the 911 call after Saiqa ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -30
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    Unhappy Robber Gripes About Loot

    A man who robbed a Wendy's at gunpoint Saturday night apparently was so upset with his haul that he twice called the restaurant to complain, Atlanta police said. "Next time there better be more than $586," he said during one call. He made "a similar threat" in the second call, police said. About 11:15 p.m., a man wearing a ski mask ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -2
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    Police Shooting Suspect Charged in Fourth Murder

    Police Shooting Suspect Charged in Fourth Murder
    TAMPA, Fla. -- A man already facing three counts of murder - including two for the fatal shootings of Tampa police officers - has been charged with another killing. The suspect, 24-year-old Dontae Morris, was charged with first-degree murder Friday for last month's shooting death of Harold Wright. Morris had been charged with first-degree murder Saturday for allegedly shooting Tampa police ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +6
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    Man Charged With Pointing Pistol On NH Highway

    EXETER, N.H.—The New Hampshire State Police says a 74-year-old Hampton man is facing charges that he pointed a handgun at another driver on Route 101 in Exeter. Police say three troopers stopped the car at about 3:20 p.m. Thursday, shortly after the incident was reported. As police approached they noticed the driver's hands were inside a canvas bag on the passenger ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated +1
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    What Went Wrong?

    What Went Wrong?
    LOS ANGELES - It was the kind of phone call you might expect a worried mother to make. Latice Sutton sounded concerned, confused and a bit embarrassed as she talked to the sheriff's deputy, trying to figure out whether to make the 80-mile middle-of-the-night drive to the Malibu jail to pick up her 24-year-old daughter, Mitrice Richardson. "It's dark and she ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -39
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    Man Held Family Hostage, Abused Kids For 15 Years

    Man Held Family Hostage, Abused Kids For 15 Years
    MADISON TWP., Ohio — Police said what happened in the Ledge Road home of Jeffrey York for years only first became apparent after they got a call about a sex offense in December. Two officers who went to the home were asked not only to make an official report of the crime, but were also asked by York's wife to help ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -21
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    Armed Man, Gunshot Sounds Cause NJ Base Lockdown

    Armed Man, Gunshot Sounds Cause NJ Base Lockdown
    LAKEHURST, N.J. – Something that sounded like gunfire and a delivery driver with a gun led to a one-hour lockdown at a Navy base Monday. A base official said there were no injuries and no real danger. Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst spokeswoman Angel Lopez said security concerns were raised at around 9:30 a.m. at two different base entrances — the base's main ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +2
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    Wanted Woman Flags Down Police: Am I Wanted?

    Wanted Woman Flags Down Police: Am I Wanted?
    LOCKLAND, Ohio — Police in suburban Cincinnati arrested a woman after she flagged an officer down and asked if there were any warrants out for her arrest. The Cincinnati Enquirer reported Friday that after Lockland police officer Dan Lyons informed 44-year-old Selma Elmore she did have an outstanding warrant, the woman ran off. The chase ended when Elmore pushed Lyons into ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated +18
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    Officer, Suspect in Shootout Knew Each Other

    Officer, Suspect in Shootout Knew Each Other
    SOMERVILLE — The police detective who was shot while making an arrest Tuesday night knew the man who shot him and had talked with him while investigating the man for gun possession, according to police and friends of the man’s family. Matthew Krister, 21, who was shot dead by police after firing at the officer, had also known that he was ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -14
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    Video Shows Shooter Inside Florida Restaurant

    Video Shows Shooter Inside Florida Restaurant
    HIALEAH, Fla. — Surveillance video from a Miami restaurant shows a man walking in and pointing a gun before police say he went on a shooting rampage. The shooting began Sunday night in the parking lot outside the Yoyito Restaurant north of Miami. Gerardo Regalado (heh-RAHR-doh reh-gah-LAH-doh) was seen arguing with his wife, Liazan Molina (lee-AH-zahn moh-LEE-nah) before she was fatally ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -15
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    No Bail for NH Triple Slaying Suspect

    No Bail for NH Triple Slaying Suspect
    ROCHESTER, N.H. — A Maine man charged with killing two men and a 10-year-old boy in his home state last month will be held without bail in New Hampshire pending extradition proceedings, a judge ruled Tuesday. Thayne Ormsby, 20, of Orient, Maine, showed no emotion as he was arraigned on a fugitive from justice charge in Rochester District Court by video ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -2
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