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    Update: Man Who Shot N.C. Officer Commits Suicide After Being Surrounded

    Update: Man Who Shot N.C. Officer Commits Suicide After Being Surrounded
    UPDATE: ROANOKE RAPIDS — Roanoke Rapids officials say a man suspected in the shooting of a police officer is dead and a woman has been arrested. City Manager Paul Sabiston says the man shot himself around 11:30 a.m. Thursday after a brief standoff with police in woods on the outskirts of Roanoke Rapids. Sabiston says the woman was taken into custody ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -16
  • -31

    Police: Bullies Forcibly Tattoo Young Special Needs Student

    Police: Bullies Forcibly Tattoo Young Special Needs Student
    CONCORD, N.H. -- Four people have been charged with tattooing a 14-year-old special needs student on his backside, against his will, Concord police said. The boy, whose name was not released, told police the four told him he wouldn't be picked on at Concord High School if he submitted to it. An image, with two obscene words was tattooed on him ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated -31
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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 about 3 years ago | Rated -6
  • -8

    Beastiality case lands AZ 'swinger' couple in jail

    Submitted by IowaNinersFan | Published about 2 years ago | Rated -8
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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 about 4 years ago | Rated -5
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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 almost 3 years ago | Rated +33
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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 almost 4 years ago | Rated -26
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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 over 3 years ago | Rated -5
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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 almost 3 years ago | Rated -34
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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 over 3 years ago | Rated +26
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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 about 3 years ago | Rated +25
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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 almost 4 years ago | Rated -19
  • -21

    Officer Shot in 1993 Dies of Medical Complications

    Officer Shot in 1993 Dies of Medical Complications
    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — A former Guntersville police officer who was shot while answering a domestic disturbance call in 1993 died Friday at Marshall Medical Center North. Tommy Bishop of Arab, who was an officer in Guntersville for about five years, was shot in the spine just below his protective vest, paralyzing him below the waist. Cecil Eugene Looney, now 43, was ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -21
  • -45

    Man Murders Friend, Drinks His Blood

    Man Murders Friend, Drinks His Blood
    BARTOW, Fla. (AP) - Authorities in central Florida have a man in custody they say stabbed a friend to death and then drank his blood. Mauricio Mendez Lopez is accused of killing Macario Cruz in a house they shared in Bartow. Police said they believe Lopez stabbed Cruz to death because he was having an affair with his sister-in-law, Mariella Mendez. ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -45
  • +48

    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
  • -14

    Capital Murder Suspect Slams Into Officer's Car

    Capital Murder Suspect Slams Into Officer's Car
    FORT WORTH -- A Fort Worth police officer tried to move his patrol car from the path of an SUV just seconds before it rammed him almost head-on early Saturday, injuring both drivers, according to video from a police helicopter released Monday. The video shows the SUV driver, Stanley Wayne Robertson, 42, of College Station, leading several officers on a low-speed ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -14
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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 over 2 years ago | Rated -23
  • -16

    Jilted Woman Stabbed, Shot, Beat Millionaire to Death

    Jilted Woman Stabbed, Shot, Beat Millionaire to Death
    FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - Apparently enraged by a potential breakup with a Fort Lauderdale multimillionaire, Catherine Marie Pileggi took deadly revenge, investigators say. Pileggi, a onetime pilot, also blamed him for the death of her sister years earlier, police said. Pileggi is accused of shooting Ronald C. Vinci in the head, stabbing him in the chest, slitting his throat, wrapping him ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated -16
  • -31

    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 about 3 years ago | Rated -31
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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 almost 4 years ago | Rated -49
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