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    Families of Slain WA Officers Plead for Changes

    Families of Slain WA Officers Plead for Changes
    OLYMPIA, Wash. -- In emotional testimony Monday night, family members of four slain Lakewood police officers asked lawmakers to make changes to a system they say failed their loved ones. Lakewood police Sgt. Mark Renninger and Officers Ronald Owens, Tina Griswold and Greg Richards were shot to death in November at a coffee shop before the start of their Sunday morning ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +19
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    Garden Grove PD Presents 99 Good Samaritans with Merit Coins

    Submitted by Jonas | Published over 2 years ago | Rated +1
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    LAPD Accused of Racial Profiling

    Submitted by Jonas | Published over 2 years ago | Rated -5
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    Cop Dragged One Block by SUV He Tried to Stop

    Cop Dragged One Block by SUV He Tried to Stop
    PHILADELPHIA - A Philadelphia police officer trying to stop an SUV belonging to a Montgomery County man who had been found dead in his blood-spattered living room was dragged about a block yesterday when a man seen driving the vehicle hit the gas, police said. Richard Porter, 68, of Woodhill Road in Wayne, was found in his home lying on his ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated +22
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    Man seen in police-attack video arrested

    Submitted by Eilene | Published over 2 years ago | Rated +1
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    Racy Photos Uncovered Involving Modesto Police

    Submitted by Anonymous | Published over 2 years ago | Rate This
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    Police Face "War Zone" at University Celebration

    Police Face "War Zone" at University Celebration
    HARRISONBURG, VA. -- The bottle caps, broken glass and empty plastic cups littering a neighborhood near James Madison University's campus suggested that the events of Saturday afternoon were nothing more than a kegger gone bad. But those who witnessed the party-turned-riot recalled chaos so out of character for this Shenandoah Valley town that by Monday afternoon, it still had the power ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated -12
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    Critiques Persist of Police Marijuana Arrests

    Submitted by patrickT | Published over 2 years ago | Rate This
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    Chicago Police Seize More than 4,000 Weapons

    CHICAGO -- Chicago police have collected more than 4,000 weapons during a turn-in program that offered cash for guns. Police say they gathered 55 assault weapons, 660 replica weapons, more than 3,300 handguns -- and two hand grenades. Even Chicago police Superintendent Jody Weis was shocked by what the department took in. He wondered why anyone would need hand grenades in ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +3
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    San Francisco Beefs Up Police Patrols In Response to Recent Attacks

    SAN FRANCISCO - San Francisco police will soon deploy 32 officers to foot-beat patrols around transit stops in the Bayview and Visitacion Valley in the aftermath of attacks near Muni lines that have victimized Asian Americans, the police chief said Wednesday. Chief George Gascón said the added officers will be deployed starting this week and remain in the area for at ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +4
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    LAPD Promotes School Zone Safety

    Submitted by Jonas | Published over 2 years ago | Rated +6
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    Camden approves settlement for former police officer

    Submitted by patrickT | Published over 2 years ago | Rate This
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    BANNING: Charges dismissed against Border Patrol agent

    Submitted by Eilene | Published over 2 years ago | Rated +1
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    Residents Claim Cops Worse than Criminals

    Residents Claim Cops Worse than Criminals
    CAMDEN, N.J. — Prosecutors say some police officers in one southern New Jersey city have bullied residents for years, making cases by planting drugs on suspects, falsifying police reports, and conducting searches without warrants. Now four Camden officers are being investigated by a federal grand jury and have been suspended; one officer has already pleaded guilty. And prosecutors say they've had ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated -32
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    Citizens panel calls for firing of officer

    Submitted by keeneagle | Published over 2 years ago | Rated -11
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    Man Arrested For Flashing Laser Pointer at National Guard Helicopter

    CAMDEN, NJ - New Jersey Air National Guard helicopter pilots have helped Camden police with day and nighttime patrols for the last eight months or so on a "routine basis," Police Chief Scott Thomson said Tuesday night. "They can help with lighting up an entire block, whether it's searching for a missing child or a suspect that's just fled from a ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated +16
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    Chicago Calls For More LE Officers Instead of National Guard

    CHICAGO - In Chicago we've got state reps calling for the Illinois National Guard to patrol the streets, while in Arizona the governor signs a bill that would give police the right to stop anyone who even looks like he might be an illegal immigrant. God Bless America. No one is denying that the violence in Chicago is obscene and unacceptable ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +7
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    How to Train a K9's Nose

    How to Train a K9's Nose
    BELLINGHAM, Wash. -- Klickitat County Sheriff's Deputy Ed Gunnyon said his police dog, a 3 1/2-year-old black lab named Jet, never ceases to bring energy and enthusiasm to rooting out hidden drugs with his nose. But even the most eager of drug-sniffing dogs and their handlers can use ongoing training, which is why Gunnyon, Jet and dozens of others came to ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +15
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    Cop's Search Justified by Car's Odors Court Says

    Cop's Search Justified by Car's Odors Court Says
    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The strong whiff of air fresheners and other odor-masking agents was enough reason for a highway officer to suspect a pulled-over driver might be a drug trafficker, according to the Utah Court of Appeals. Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Jason Jensen pulled over Heather Richards in 2007 for crossing the fog line and following another vehicle too ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +22
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    Off Duty cop hit teen while drunk

    Submitted by gradyg | Published over 2 years ago | Rated -1
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