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    Three Jobs Puts Man on Two Sides of the Law

    Charles J. Herring has a day job. He's the deputy chief of the Towson University police force, earning $95,558 to protect a campus with 24,000 students, faculty and staff. Charles J. Herring has a second job. He's in charge of scheduling security at the Bel Air Cinema Stadium 14 in Abingdon. Until last week, one of the guards included Herring's boss ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -5
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    Police: Constable Shot After Sex with Prostitute

    Police: Constable Shot After Sex with Prostitute
    HOUSTON - Investigators say an off-duty Harris County deputy constable was shot after getting into an argument with a pimp over money following sex with a prostitute. Capital murder charges have been filed against 31-year-old Lee Eldridge Sonier, the alleged pimp, and 40-year-old Judy Lucille Hambrick, the alleged prostitute. According to a probable cause affidavit released Friday, Hambrick performed a sex ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -32
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    Man Shot Seconds Before Order to Shoot Lifted

    Man Shot Seconds Before Order to Shoot Lifted
    MANCHESTER, Conn. -- Seconds after Edmanuel Reyes' hostages escaped from the home where he had been holed up Thursday, a supervisor ordered police not to shoot the man who had fired about 100 shots at them -- one of them hitting a cop --and negotiate instead. "All units, hostages are out," the supervisor said. "We're going to try to negotiate out. ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +32
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    Video: Officer Jumps, Narrowly Avoids Being Pinned

    Video: Officer Jumps, Narrowly Avoids Being Pinned
    A Michigan officer narrowly escaped an oncoming car while investigating a crash on a busy interstate. Officer Brian Kashyk was taking information from one of the drivers involved in a crash when he noticed an oncoming car that had lost control in the snow was sliding towards him. Police said Kashyk originally tried to run from the car, but at the ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +39
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    Intruder, Homeowner Call Police On Each Other

    Intruder, Homeowner Call Police On Each Other
    PORTLAND, OR - A suspected trespasser has been accused of breaking into a house and then calling the police for help when the owner arrived. Timothy Chapek was rumbled when the owner, accompanied by two German shepherd dogs, heard him taking a shower in the house in Portland, Oregon. So instead of facing the man, Chapek, 24, who feared the householder ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +32
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    Police: Girl Attacked Officer, Got Broken Nose

    A Mountain View police officer broke a 16year-old girl's nose Monday night after she grabbed his baton, jabbed him with it and tried to strike him over the head, a police spokeswoman said. The officer was assaulted while investigating a fight between two teenagers at Quetzal House, a center on View Street for teen girls who are chronic runaways from the ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +33
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    Man Pleads Guilty to Sickening Assault on Cop

    Man Pleads Guilty to Sickening Assault on Cop
    PHILADELPHIA -- A 21-year-old New Jersey man pleaded guilty Tuesday to vomiting on another spectator and his 11-year-old daughter in the stands during a Philadelphia Phillies game. CHERRY HILL, NJ - Matthew Clemmens, of Cherry Hill, N.J., pleaded guilty to one count each of simple assault, disorderly conduct and harassment for his conduct during an April 14 Phillies-Nationals game at Citizens ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +24
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    'Half-Fro' Suspect Held In Barbershop Stabbing

    STAMFORD, Conn. -- A 21-year-old man sitting down for a haircut allegedly grabbed scissors and slashed another in the back Tuesday, police told the Stamford Advocate. That led to his arrest and a bizarre booking photo taken before his haircut could be finished. [photo:595115] David Davis, of Cedar Hill Avenue, New Haven, was arrested shortly after the incident when Stamford patrol ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -6
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    Man Robs Bank of $1 for Prison Health Care

    Man Robs Bank of $1 for Prison Health Care
    NORTH CAROLINA - A North Carolina man robbed a local store for a dollar just so he could get health care in prison, he said. James Verone, 59, handed the teller a note demanding $1 and claimed he had a gun, ABC News reported. He then walked away and sat down, waiting for police. "I started to walk away from the ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated -34
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    'Baby for Sale' on Craiglist

    'Baby for Sale' on Craiglist
    FAIRFAX, VA - Under the "For Sale" category on Craigslist, there is a sub-category of "baby+kids." But rarely has a living baby been offered for sale. Until now. Fairfax County police are investigating a posting from Friday listing "a 2-month-old female for sale," which was promptly taken down by Craigslist administrators. No one has been charged, and there is some good ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -12
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    State Trooper Bitten By K9 During Police Stakeout

    State Trooper Bitten By K9 During Police Stakeout
    READING, PA - A Pa. state trooper was severely bitten by a police dog during a stakeout of a bank robbery suspect. A tip caller told State Police at Reading that Algis Diaz, 24, who is suspected in several Berks County bank robberies, was inside the Berkshire Mall Saturday afternoon. The caller also identified the suspect's car, which was reported stolen ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated -5
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    Weapons Stolen from Police Shooting Range

    Weapons Stolen from Police Shooting Range
    CHICAGO - Nearly two dozen weapons, including high-powered assault rifles, were stolen from a shooting range belonging to south suburban Harvey police, prompting a statewide alert this week. At least 21 weapons, which included handguns, MP5 and AR-15 assault rifles, were reported stolen from a trailer on the semi-wooded property of the shooting range at 153rd Street and Campbell Avenue about ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -26
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    Trooper, 2 drivers hurt when car rear-ends cruiser in Revere

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    Baltimore Officer Arrested for Heroin Distribution

    BALTIMORE - A Baltimore City police officer was arrested and charged Tuesday with leading a heroin distribution operation, including allegations that he arranged drug transactions while on duty and met conspirators in the parking lot of his district station, records show. The officer, Daniel G. Redd, 41, was taken into custody Tuesday at the Northwest District police station, officials said. Several ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated -23
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    NYPD Officer Shoot, Wound Teen Who Fired At Them During Foot Pursuit

    NYPD Officer Shoot, Wound Teen Who Fired At Them During Foot Pursuit
    NEW YORK - NYPD cops shot and wounded a teenager after he wheeled and fired at them during a foot chase on an East Harlem street early Sunday, police said. Matthew Melendez, 18, was hit three times in the upper torso and arm, police said. He was in stable condition at Harlem Hospital early Sunday night. Four plainclothes officers from the ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +25
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    Community Helps Police Capture Teens Accused of Raping 90-Year-Old

    Community Helps Police Capture Teens Accused of Raping 90-Year-Old
    DETROIT - "Enough is enough," Detroit Police Chief Ralph Godbee told a crowd of volunteers earlier this month, rallying officers and citizens in the wake of a series of attacks on elderly women. Two weeks later, the department is crediting those volunteers -- close to 300 strong -- with securing information that led to the arrest of three teens accused of ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated +26
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    Fla. Judge Orders Woman to Wear Sign Outside Police Station

    Fla. Judge Orders Woman to Wear Sign Outside Police Station
    ORLANDO, Fla. -- An Orlando police officer wanted a unique punishment for the 24-year-old Alabama woman who pushed her palm to his face. Something to bring awareness to the problem. And what better way than advertising? Alexandra Espinosa-Amaya wore a sign reading "I battered a police officer. I was wrong. I apologize." for four hours Tuesday outside the police station. It ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +48
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    Arrest Warrant Issued for Baltimore Police Officer

    Arrest Warrant Issued for Baltimore Police Officer
    BALTIMORE, Md. — A first-degree murder warrant was issued Friday afternoon charging a Baltimore police officer in the killing of a former Marine who was shot nine times at close range outside a club. Baltimore police intensified efforts Saturday to locate Gahiji A. Tshamba, who was wanted in connection with the death of Tyrone Brown, 32. Brown, whose service included four ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated -19
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    AZ Deputy Shot with AK-47; Illegal Immigrants Suspected

    AZ Deputy Shot with AK-47; Illegal Immigrants Suspected
    PHOENIX — Law officers backed by helicopters hunted gunmen in Arizona's desert early Saturday after a sheriff's deputy was wounded by suspected illegal immigrants believed to be smuggling marijuana, officials said. The violent episode came amid nationwide debate over the state's tough new immigration law. Pinal County Deputy Louie Puroll was patrolling alone Friday afternoon in a rugged area near Interstate ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -49
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    Twelve Elementary Children Killed In Rio's Most Horrific Massacre

    Twelve Elementary Children Killed In Rio's Most Horrific Massacre
    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Stalking the halls of his one-time elementary school, 23-year-old Wellington Oliveira killed 10 girls and two boys, most with shots to their heads even as children begged him to stop, witnesses said. Oliveira then took his own life after police gunfire struck his legs and sent him toppling down some stairs, but not before carrying out ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -31
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