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    Sgt. ‘Absolutely Amazed’ at Officer’s Sixth Shooting

    Sgt. ‘Absolutely Amazed’ at Officer’s Sixth Shooting
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Officer James Peters was involved in his sixth police shooting this week, and his department is now responding to anonymous criticism by defending his record. "We're scratching our heads because we're absolutely amazed," said Sgt. Mark Clark, the spokesman for the Scottsdale Police department. Peters’ six shootings are the most of any officer in the state according to ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated +184
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    Casey Anthony Acquitted Of Murder

    Casey Anthony Acquitted Of Murder
    BREAKING NEWS: Casey Anthony escaped the death penalty after she was today cleared of the brutal murder of her two-year-old daughter Caylee. The 25-year-old mother was found not guilty of drugging her young daughter, suffocating her and dumping her body in overgrown woodland after a sensational six-week trial, which has seen a family torn about by accusations of rape and incest. ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated -106
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    Seventeen MD Officers Charged In Kickback Scheme

    Seventeen MD Officers Charged In Kickback Scheme
    BALTIMORE -- Seventeen Baltimore police officers were charged Wednesday with taking kickbacks for diverting drivers at accident scenes to an unauthorized towing company and repair shop. A criminal complaint charges the officers and the owners of Majestic Auto Repair Shop in Rosedale with conspiracy to commit extortion in the course of their official duties. Brothers Edwin Javier Mejia and Hernan Alexis ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated -60
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    Sheriff's Police Bust Chicago Prostitution Ring

    Sheriff's Police Bust Chicago Prostitution Ring
    CHICAGO - Using a Schaumburg hotel as a base of operations, Cook County sheriff's police say they busted a prostitution ring in the northwest suburbs that flew in women from across the country. Eight woman and a man were arrested and a "detailed ledger book of clients" was seized, according to the sheriff's office. The investigation was launched after residents complained ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated +13
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    Off-Duty Cop Foils Robbery While Getting Hair Done

    Off-Duty Cop Foils Robbery While Getting Hair Done
    NEW YORK - The baby-faced gunman sought in the Brooklyn hair salon shootout with an off-duty female cop has been busted, police said Monday. Winston Cox, 19, was arrested at 1:30 a.m. Monday at a Bedford-Stuyvesant building on Pacific St. after police got a tip about his whereabouts. He was taken to Woodhull Hospital to be treated for wounds to both ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +79
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    Woman Sprayed Breast Milk At Police Following Argument

    Woman Sprayed Breast Milk At Police Following Argument
    DELAWARE, OHIO - An Ohio woman attempted to fight off police trying to remove her from her car by spraying them with her breast milk, authorities said. Stephanie Robinette got into a fight with her husband while attending a wedding at the Bridgewater Banquet & Conference Center in the city of Delaware on Saturday, WBNS 10 News reported. Her husband told ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated -40
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    Father Rapes, Infects Infant Son With HIV

    Father Rapes, Infects Infant Son With HIV
    SILVERTON, Ohio - A father has been arrested for raping his six-month-old son and infecting him with HIV. Police say that Lenny Love, 29, from Silverton, Ohio, knew he had the virus when he raped his son in March. He was arrested on Friday and charged with two counts of rape, one count of felonious assault and one count of possession ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated -72
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    Man Intentionally Vomits on Off-Duty Cop at Baseball Game

    Man Intentionally Vomits on Off-Duty Cop at Baseball Game
    PHILADELPHIA -- A New Jersey man is facing charges after police say he intentionally vomited on an 11-year-old girl and her father in the stands during a Phillies game. Twenty-one-year-old Matthew Clemmens, of Cherry Hill, N.J., was arraigned Friday on charges stemming from his behavior at Wednesday night's Phillies-Nationals game. Police say Clemmens made himself vomit on an off-duty police captain ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated -101
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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 3 years ago | Rated -49
  • -59

    Deputy's Wife Tries to Kill Him, Children in House Fire

    Deputy's Wife Tries to Kill Him, Children in House Fire
    GADSDEN, AL - The wife of an Etowah County sheriff's deputy has been charged with attempted murder and arson after she allegedly set fire to the home she shared with her husband and two children, Sheriff Todd Entrekin said. Danielle Joslyn Raley, 26, is charged with first-degree arson and three counts of attempted murder, investigator Jeremy Walker said. A cash bond ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated -59
  • -59

    Four Officers Shot in Gunman's Horrifying Attack

    Four Officers Shot in Gunman's Horrifying Attack
    DETROIT - It was just before 4:30 p.m. Sunday when the gunman walked into the police station. Sgt. Carrie Schulz was shot first. Cmdr. Brian Davis raced out of an office and exchanged fire with the gunman. Davis took a bullet in the back. Then the gunman rushed the horseshoe-shaped front desk with his weapon drawn. Sgt. Ray Saati and Officer ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -59
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    Police Commander Arrested On Battery Charge

    CHARLESTOWN, Ind.— State police say a top commander in a southern Indiana sheriff's department has been arrested on domestic battery charges after his wife reported being beaten by him. Troopers arrested Lt. Col. John Shelton of the Clark County Sheriff's Department at his home in Charlestown early Sunday. Clark County Sheriff Danny Rodden tells the Courier-Journal of Louisville, Ky., (http://bit.ly/qL4ULJ ) ...
    Published over 2 years ago | Rated -100
  • -56

    Two Deputies ‘Ambushed’ in Wa., Perp Killed

    Two Deputies ‘Ambushed’ in Wa., Perp Killed
    EATONVILLE, Pierce County — Two Pierce County sheriff's deputies were seriously wounded late Monday after they were "ambushed" while responding to a domestic-violence call, according to the Sheriff's Department. The shooting suspect, identified as 35-year-old David E. Crable, was shot and killed in the Monday night shootout near Eatonville, sheriff's spokesman Ed Troyer said. A deputy, shot multiple times, was in ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -56
  • -41

    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 almost 3 years ago | Rated -41
  • -44

    Michigan Gunman Kills 7 During Rampage

    Michigan Gunman Kills 7 During Rampage
    GRAND RAPIDS, MI - A pleasant Thursday afternoon turned deadly in Grand Rapids when a gunman killed seven people before fleeing through the city, taking three people hostage in a home for hours, then fatally shooting himself. Around 11 p.m., the hostages were free after the suspect, 34-year-old Rodrick Shonte Dantzler, shot himself in the head, Police Chief Kevin Belk said. ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated -44
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    Police Forced to Pepper Spray Cop-Kicking Bride At Her Wedding

    Police Forced to Pepper Spray Cop-Kicking Bride At Her Wedding
    GILBERT, AZ - It is no surprise for a bride to shed a few tears on her wedding day. But for Angela Davito it was not overcome by the emotion of the occasion - but the effects of police pepper spray. The 28-year-old was arrested at her reception after kicking a police officer as she celebrated her wedding in Gilbert, Arizona. ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated -19
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    MD Trooper Breaks Leg In Foot Pursuit; Still Makes Arrest

    MD Trooper Breaks Leg In Foot Pursuit; Still Makes Arrest
    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) - Maryland State Police said a trooper who broke his leg during a foot chase still managed to make the arrest. Trooper First Class Jeremy Tindal stopped a car Sunday evening for allegedly speeding on Interstate 270. Police said that when a 22-year-old passenger acted suspiciously, Tindal ordered him out for a pat-down. Police say a plastic bag ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +70
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    Police Locate Kidnapped 4-year-old Girl Alive

    Police Locate Kidnapped 4-year-old Girl Alive
    LOUISIANA, Mo. - A 4-year-old girl Missouri girl missing for more than 24 hours was found alive more than 70 miles from her home, authorities say. St. Louis County police dispatcher Paul Jackson said Alisa Maier was found late Tuesday in the St. Louis suburb of Fenton after police received a call about a boy wandering around at a car wash. ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +94
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    Man Posing as Police Officer Pulls Over Undercover Detective

    Man Posing as Police Officer Pulls Over Undercover Detective
    DALTONA security guard who apparently wanted to play police officer pulled over the wrong person Tuesday, according to Dalton police. James Dale Smith, 58, an employee of J.J.K. Security in Chattanooga, turned on his strobe light and tried to stop a car on Shugart Road shortly before 10 p.m. Tuesday, police spokesman Bruce Frazier said in a news release. What Smith ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated +62
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    Officer in Critical Condition After 'Horrific' Attack

    Officer in Critical Condition After 'Horrific' Attack
    MIAMI-DADE - An ex-con with a history of violence beat a Miami-Dade detective in the head with a cinder block, kicked him in the head and chest and ran him over with his unmarked police car, police said Saturday. Miami-Dade Police Department Director James Loftus called the beating ``horrific.'' "Don't ask me to explain this, and don't ask me to understand ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated -120
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