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    Two Men Charged In Shooting Of Detective

    Two Men Charged In Shooting Of Detective
    MIAMI - When two gunmen tried to rob a New York City detective vacationing in Miami Beach last weekend, he fought back hard. The veteran of 27 years on the force opened fire, wounding both attackers who accosted him and also shot him in the courtyard of a hotel on Collins Avenue. Those details of the events during Saturday’s attempted hold-up ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +56
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    FBI: 5.5 Percent Drop in Violent Crime

    FBI: 5.5 Percent Drop in Violent Crime
    WASHINGTON - Crime levels fell last year compared to 2009, continuing a downward trend that saw a 5.5 percent drop in the number of violent crimes last year and a 2.8 percent drop in the number of property crimes. Figures released by the FBI Monday also showed that there were declines in all four categories of violent crime in 2010 and ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -1
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    Austin Police Shoot, Kill Suspected Car Thief

    AUSTIN, Texas — A police officer fatally shot a suspected car thief and wounded another in downtown Austin after the suspects drove into his partner as they approached the suspects' car, police said. The bicycle patrol officers were on foot Monday when they saw the two men in a vehicle they'd earlier suspected was being used to case cars for theft, ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +1
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    Shooter Arrested After Injuring Seven At Popular Nightclub

    COVINGTON, WA - A Covington man fired shots into a crowd at a popular nightclub at the Muckleshoot Casino early Sunday morning, seriously injuring two victims and wounding five others, Auburn police reported. The shooting suspect, a 42-year-old man, was arrested and booked Sunday into the King County Jail for investigation of attempted homicide for shooting his estranged wife, her male ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -2
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    Trial Begins for Killer of Three Officers

    Trial Begins for Killer of Three Officers
    PITTSBURGH - A Pittsburgh man goes on trial Monday on charges of killing three police officers who responded to a domestic-dispute call at his mother's house in April 2009. Authorities believe Richard Poplawski lay in wait after the call and then killed city officers Paul Sciullo II, Stephen Mayhle, and Eric Kelly during a three-hour standoff. Poplawski's mother told a 911 ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -11
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    Wounded Officers: 'God Was With Us Tonight'

    Wounded Officers: 'God Was With Us Tonight'
    CHICAGO - Two Chicago police officers were shot and wounded late Monday in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, authorities said. The 29-year-old patrolmen from the West Side Harrison police district were expected to recover from their injuries, according to police Superintendent Garry McCarthy, who spoke with reporters this morning outside the emergency room at Stroger Hospital. "God was with us tonight," ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -6
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    Amber Alert Issued For Missing Baltimore Child

    UPDATE: Baltimore police have named a potential suspect in the abduction of 8-year-old Darrick Brown, who was taken from a Southwest Baltimore street Monday evening. Authorities said they are searching for Raheem Taylor, 21. The child remains missing. [photo:607754] No other details have been released, including whether the suspect knows the child. In a statement this morning, authorities said:, The above ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rate This
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    Bail Reduced for Cop-Killer's Relative

    FOND DU LAC, WI - A Fond du Lac woman charged with threatening the girlfriend of a man accused of gunning down a Fond du Lac police officer is out on bail. [photo:604813] Hlee Y. Cruckson, 29, of 159 Mary's Ave. was released Friday from Fond du Lac County Jail. She was being held on charges of reckless endangerment and pointing ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rate This
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    Narcotics Team Nabs Son of CA Sheriff

    PACIFIC GROVE, CA - Jacob Scott Miller, the 25-year-old son of Sheriff Scott Miller, was arrested Tuesday on narcotics charges after the sheriff's own drug team served a search warrant in Pacific Grove. Jacob Miller resides in a separate apartment on his father's property. Cmdr. Jerry Teeter said Miller was arrested at the residence on suspicion of possessing methamphetamine for sale ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -16
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    Dash Cam: Police Pull Over 7-Year-Old Driver

    Dash Cam: Police Pull Over 7-Year-Old Driver
    CASEVILLE, MI - His stepfather and mom say they are just as dumbfounded as anyone else about why their 7-year-old took the car keys and went for a 20-mile ride trying to get to his biological father's house. Now, the boy, who was safely stopped by police Monday morning outside of Caseville -- and found barefoot and in his pajamas in ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +3
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    Drunk Mom Rolls SUV With 11 Kids Inside

    MILWAUKEE - A vehicle with a drunken driver behind the wheel and 11 children inside rolled over on a big-city exit ramp in Wisconsin, sending five of the kids to the hospital, authorities said. The crash happened Saturday afternoon on northbound Interstate 43 at the 10th Avenue exit in Milwaukee, with the sport-utility vehicle coming to a rest on its roof, ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -28
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