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    Police: PA Mom Accidentally Shoots Two Daughters

    ALLEN, Pa. — Police say a central Pennsylvania mother accidentally shot her two young daughters while removing guns from her vehicle. State police tell The Sentinel of Carlisle that 50-year-old Jane Rhodes, of Monroe Township, Cumberland County, was removing a muzzleloader from the back seat of the vehicle when it discharged, striking both girls. The 11-year-old girl was struck in the ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -25
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    Fugitive Charged With Seven Counts Of Attempted Murder on LE

    Fugitive Charged With Seven Counts Of Attempted Murder on LE
    HACKENSACK, NJ - A jail escapee who kept a SWAT team at bay for nearly four hours at a Hackensack apartment complex is charged with seven counts of attempted murder on a law enforcement officer, city Police Capt. Tomas Padilla told Cliffview Pilot. Officers seized 21-year-old Trevon Johnson, who fired at least nine or 10 shots at them Thursday afternoon with ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated +13
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    Three Soldiers Accused of Robbing Upstate NY Store

    WATERTOWN, N.Y. — State police say three Army soldiers have been charged with holding up a convenience store near their post at northern New York's Fort Drum. They say Joshua Blan and Jesse Sprint, both 24 and living in Watertown, and 22-year-old Christopher Fajardo of Alexandria Bay face one count each of first-degree robbery. Blan and Fajardo are also charged with ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -9
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    US-Mexico Border Chief, Mayor Held For Gun Running

    US-Mexico Border Chief, Mayor Held For Gun Running
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- The police chief, the mayor and a local politician of a small town on the American side of the US-Mexico border have been charged with gun running. Prosecutors say the officials from Columbus, New Mexico, bought some 200 guns which they allegedly planned to sell to drug cartels in Mexico. The officials were arrested along with eight other ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -7
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    SC Officer Arrested for DUI

    SC Officer Arrested for DUI
    HORRY COUNTY, SC - An Horry County police officer was arrested early Saturday morning and charged with driving under the influence. John William Parker, 49, of Murrells Inlet, was booked in to J. Reuben Long Detention Center at 3:38 a.m. Saturday, according to detention center records. Cpl. Paul Brouthers of the Highway Patrol said Parker was arrested during a traffic stop ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -39
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    Police: Man Urinates On Cruiser After DUI Arrest

    JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Johnson City police said a man urinated on a police cruiser during a traffic stop for drunk driving. The Johnson City Press quotes the police report's description of the incident. It said police stopped 23-year-old Darinel Lopez Cruz at about 3:30 a.m. on Sunday after they saw his Chevrolet Blazer weaving in and out of its ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -10
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    Police Impersonator Turns Out to Be Sheriff's Fire Investigator

    Police Impersonator Turns Out to Be Sheriff's Fire Investigator
    PORT ORCHARD, Wash. -- The Washington State Patrol says a man reported by a woman driver as a police impersonator in Kitsap County was really a King County sheriff's fire investigator. Trooper Krista Hedstrom says the man told troopers on Tuesday that he was driving home Monday in his work vehicle when he saw a woman driver talking on her cell ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -25
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    Heroine Pipeline Busted In Brockton Raid

    BROCKTON — They referred to heroin as “work’’ in cellphone conversations, and their network extended from Lynn to much of the South Shore. They held clandestine meetings in shopping center parking lots, laundromats, and even near Brockton City Hall. And the cash, tens of thousands of dollars, flowed in. But federal drug agents were listening and watching. Yesterday, after an almost ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated +2
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    NYPD Kill Deranged Man Attacking Roommate With Steak Knife

    NYPD Kill Deranged Man Attacking Roommate With Steak Knife
    BRONX, NY - Police shot and a killed a man in a Bronx apartment building after he came at them with a knife, officials said Monday. Cops were called to the Morris Park apartment about 11:20 p.m. Sunday after a dispute between two roommates over a woman turned violent, police sources said. Two officers arrived at the apartment to discover a ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated +8
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    Officer Shoots Suspect After Being Dragged By Vehicle

    Officer Shoots Suspect After Being Dragged By Vehicle
    YORK, PA - A 21-year-old York man was shot in the leg by a city police officer Friday night after he tried to flee the scene of a suspected drug buy and dragged the officer with his vehicle, according to state police. Ernest Bryant Matthews of the 200 block of East Springettsbury Avenue was arraigned Saturday night on charges of attempted ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -8
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    Former Officer Accused In Internet Sex Sting

    LANSING - A former Lansing police officer and school board member was charged Thursday with using the Internet to entice a minor for sex. Authorities arrested William Brian Duncan, 40, on Wednesday after he drove to Kansas City to meet with someone he thought was a 14-year-old boy, according to federal prosecutors. The meeting had been set up during online chats ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -17
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    Man In Center of Police Standoff Shoots Self

    WILMINGTON — Armored SWAT trucks and police officers carrying sniper rifles locked down parts of a residential neighborhood yesterday, evacuating homes and closing roads during a three-hour standoff that ended when an armed man killed himself. Scott Fama, 42, shot himself in the head and died in the basement of the home he shared with his parents at 18 Oakdale Road, ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated +8
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    Fugitive Rams Patrol Car; Killed by Responding Police

    Fugitive Rams Patrol Car; Killed by Responding Police
    MONTANA, ID - A deadly police shooting in North Idaho occurred just after two Montana fugitives rammed an Idaho State Police car, authorities said Tuesday. Christie Ann Little, 40, was pronounced dead at Kootenai Medical Center on Monday after being shot while a passenger in a Jeep Cherokee driven by Mark Marion Maykopet, 24, of Butte. Maykopet also was shot but ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated +8
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    Terror At Catholic University Ends With Two Suspects' Deaths

    Terror At Catholic University Ends With Two Suspects' Deaths
    WASHINGTON, DC - The three masked men, wearing black clothes and gloves, burst into a house filled with Catholic University students. The terror was just beginning. They beat the students. They kicked them. They robbed and threatened to kill them, according to a police affidavit. Amid the chaos, someone managed to dial 911. The call to police late Sunday led to ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -6
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    Police Chief's Wife Charged With Shooting at Cops

    Police Chief's Wife Charged With Shooting at Cops
    CYPRESS, Calif.—The wife of a San Diego County police chief has been charged with shooting at police officers trying to coax her out of her house. The San Diego Union-Tribune reports Thursday that 47-year-old Brinda McCoy, wife of Oceanside police Chief Frank McCoy, was released from jail Wednesday on $250,000 bail. The charges stem from a Dec. 16 incident at the ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -25
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    Police Searching for Missing FL Police Cadet

    Police Searching for Missing FL Police Cadet
    INDIAN ROCKS BEACH — Kelly Rothwell made a career change when she enrolled in the police academy last year. The 34-year-old was an enthusiastic recruit, excited about her new calling. She hadn't missed a day at the academy — until Monday. Now authorities are worried she may be in danger. Rothwell hasn't been seen since Saturday, and hasn't returned dozens of ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -73
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    NYPD: Fake fire marshal took gun from station

    NEW YORK — The New York City police commissioner says a man with a long history of impersonating law enforcement pretended to be a fire marshal, talked his way into a police station and made off with at least one weapon. Commissioner Raymond Kelly says Ronald DeShields took at least one police weapon from the 105th Precinct in Queens on Jan. ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -12
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    False Police Report Leads to Arrest of FL Schools Officer

    False Police Report Leads to Arrest of FL Schools Officer
    PALM BEACH COUNTY - A 15-year veteran Palm Beach County school district police officer was arrested Monday and charged with filing a false report about the theft of his weapon, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office. On Dec. 31, Leartis Vereen, 53, told deputies his Royal Palm Beach home had been broken into that same day and that his ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -49
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    Unlikely Hero Helps Police Catch Two Would-Be Burglars

    Unlikely Hero Helps Police Catch Two Would-Be Burglars
    HIALEAH, FL - An unlikely hero helped catch two would-be burglars Monday afternoon. Cynthia Valdes, 12, quickly alerted authorities to the intruders when they broke into her Hialeah home. Cynthia was home alone on Monday. School was out for the Presidents’ Day holiday, her mom was working and her dad had stepped out to get food. Just before 1 p.m., someone ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated +38
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    Police: SUV Plows Into Ind. Restaurant, Injures Ten

    Police: SUV Plows Into Ind. Restaurant, Injures Ten
    EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- Police in Indiana say an elderly man who apparently confused an accelerator pedal for a brake crashed his SUV through a restaurant wall and injured 10 people during the lunch hour. Evansville police Officer Karen Kajmowicz (kah-MOH-vitch) tells radio station WIKY that eight people were taken to a hospital Thursday with injuries that don't appear to be life-threatening. ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rate This
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