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    MCSO Makes 28 Arrests In Bread Factory Bust

    PHOENIX — Maricopa County Sheriff's deputies arrested at least 28 people for allegedly using false identification documents to get jobs at a Mesa bread factory. The arrests were made after deputies executed a search warrant Thursday morning at the Alpine Valley Bread Company. Approximately 50 to 60 employees were working inside the bakery when the raid occurred and had arrested 28 ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated +21
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    sheriff lures 100 fugitives with free tv giveaway

    Submitted by APEXPROUD | Published over 2 years ago | Rated +21
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    Former Officer Who Saved Wheelchair-Bound Man From Fire Ducks the Spotlight

    Read the original article at CliffviewPilot.com This is what a hero looks like: After rescuing a man in a wheelchair from a fire, Dean Brauch stopped by Fair Lawn police headquarters later in the day in case they needed a written statement from him. Otherwise, police might never have known who the good Samaritan was who saved a stranger’s life. “I ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated +21
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    Chief's Resignation Letter Gets the Last Word

    COSTA MESA, Calif.—Costa Mesa's interim police chief resigned Monday over the city's plan to reduce police staffing levels in an angry four-page memo in which he called the City Council's plan "foolhardy." Steve Staveley accused the majority of the council of meddling with officers' scheduling and creating a budget crisis to serve their own political goals. In March, the council ordered ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated +21
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    Man Gets Life for Slaying of Officer

    Man Gets Life for Slaying of Officer
    REVERE - Robert Iacoviello Jr. was sentenced today to life in prison for the murder of off-duty Revere police Officer Daniel Talbot, who was shot to death after a chance encounter led to an exchange of words and gunfire between a group of alleged gang members and drunken police officers in 2007. Suffolk Superior Court Judge Patrick Brady imposed the mandatory ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated +21
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    Army Looking at “Hot Rails” for Personal Weapons

    Army Looking at “Hot Rails” for Personal Weapons
    One of the major issues modern forces face in the field — aside from weight — is how to maintain proper levels of electricity to power their various electronic gadgets and doo dads. U.S. weapons are increasingly incorporating new sights, pointers and beams to their weapons and those things suck power with a vengeance. How much would it blow if you’re ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +20
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    Ohio Sheriff's Facebook Page Leads to Arrest

    MARION, OH -- Social networking resulted in the arrest of a wanted felon here in Marion. At about 10 p.m. Tuesday, a caller contacted the Marion County Sheriff's Office to report they had been at a bar in Marion and had recognized a wanted subject. The caller, who wished to remain anonymous, recognized the picture of Larry L. Kitts, 44, on ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated +20
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    Veteran Pilot Keeps Watch Above for Sheriff's Deputies

    Veteran Pilot Keeps Watch Above for Sheriff's Deputies
    SANTA CLARA - Rob Heyde spent more than 10 years working as an engineer for computer giants Hewlett-Packard and Apple. But when manufacturing jobs began moving out of the valley, Heyde's career path went from high-tech to high in the sky above Silicon Valley. Heyde, 56, now spends three nights a week hovering above Santa Clara County and providing a bird's-eye ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +20
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    Border Patrol Agent Fatally Shoots Man in Arizona

    Border Patrol Agent Fatally Shoots Man in Arizona
    DOUGLAS, AZ - A Border Patrol agent shot and killed a 19-year-old man east of the Douglas port of entry Monday afternoon, officials said. The incident began with Douglas police pursuing an alleged drug smuggler around 12:30 p.m., said FBI spokesman Manuel Johnson. The driver of the vehicle, identified as Carlos La Madrid of Douglas, drove toward the border, says Carol ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated +20
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    Job Well Done: Officer Takes Down Attacking Intruder

    BATTLE CREEK, Mich.— Authorities say a breaking-and-entering suspect punched a Battle Creek police officer in the face and tried to grab the officer's gun before the officer shot him in the arm. Television stations WOOD and WWMT report police responded to the break-in about 1 a.m. Wednesday, and the officer tried to arrest the man. Police say the man hit the ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated +20
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    Trooper Okay After Multiple Vehicle Collision

    Trooper Okay After Multiple Vehicle Collision
    FRAMINGHAM, MA — A car possibly racing another vehicle on Route 30 in Framingham smashed into a cruiser carrying a veteran state trooper early yesterday, critically injuring the car’s driver but leaving the trooper nearly unscathed, State Police said. The trooper was at least the 11th involved in a serious crash in the past 15 months in which suspected erratic driving, ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated +19
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    Officer Okay After Terrifying Wreck Escape

    Officer Okay After Terrifying Wreck Escape
    DETROIT - He says he remembers little of the crash. His patrol car collided with [gate] a truck and hit a wall. "That's all I really remember," Detroit Police Sgt. Lemuel Wilson told the Free Press on Thursday, hours after he was in a fiery crash. The patrol car burst into flames after Wilson lost control on I-96 near Martin Luther ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated +19
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    ICE Immigration Sweep Nets 678 Gang Member Arrests

    ICE Immigration Sweep Nets 678 Gang Member Arrests
    Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials announced Tuesday the arrests of 678 gang members allegedly associated with drug trafficking organizations in Mexico, South & Central America, the Caribbean, and Asia. This roundup, named Project Southern Tempest, covered a three month period from December 2010 through February 2011, reports CBS News homeland security correspondent Bob Orr. ICE's larger anti-gang initiative, called Operation Community ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated +19
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    Iowa Residents Flock to Sheriffs Office for Gun Permits

    Iowa Residents Flock to Sheriffs Office for Gun Permits
    Several Iowa sheriffs' offices reported receiving 10 to 20 times as many weapons permit applications on Monday as they do most days. Monday was the first day government offices were open since Saturday, when a law took effect that requires sheriffs under most circumstances to issue permits to carry concealed weapons. Sheriffs previously had greater discretion to deny or restrict such ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +19
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    LAPD Chief to Return 130 Desk Officers to Streets

    LAPD Chief to Return 130 Desk Officers to Streets
    Streamlining the upper management of the Los Angeles Police Department, Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday he plans to take 130 officers off desk duty and return them to the streets. "This will be the first wave of officers as we move forward," Beck said, outlining the organizational changes he is making during his first months as chief. "This will be extremely ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +19
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    Missing 12-Year-Old Girl, Believed to be Kidnapped, Found Safe and Sound

    Missing 12-Year-Old Girl, Believed to be Kidnapped, Found Safe and Sound
    SHREVEPORT, LA - The 12-year-old Shreveport girl who went missing for several days is home safe after her father picked her up from a convenience store early Wednesday. After pushing for the public's help in finding Amber White, police are being tight-lipped about the facts of the case. However, they confirmed the girl's father picked her up and never contacted authorities. ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +19
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    Son of Paralyzed Cop to Join the Force

    NEW YORK -- Among the new NYPD cadets scheduled to be sworn into the police academy is Conor McDonald. He's the son of Steven McDonald who was paralyzed on the job in 1986. The 23-year-old Conor is Steven's only son. His wife was pregnant when he was shot in Central Park and later forgave the shooter. Conor and his fellow cadets ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +19
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    Cop Rescues Puppy Trapped in Tornado Debris

    Cop Rescues Puppy Trapped in Tornado Debris
    MONSON, MA - Amid the devastation left by the tornadoes that ripped through Central and Western Massachusetts Wednesday, a state trooper has brought a measure of joy to a family in one of the hardest hit towns. State Police said in a statement that Trooper Brian Pearl rescued a 25-pound, dark brown shar-pei-chow mix puppy from a collapsed home on Stewart ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated +19
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    Police Handcuff 7-Foot Alligator Approaching School

    OLDSMAR, Fla. (AP) - Deputies in Florida had to handcuff a rather unusual suspect: a 7-foot-long alligator. A crossing guard at a Tampa-area school spotted the gator lounging near an elementary school Monday morning around the time children would be walking to school. As she and three deputies waited for a trapper to arrive, the alligator started walking toward the children. ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +19
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    Armed and Wanted Parolee Shot by Police In Standoff

    Armed and Wanted Parolee Shot by Police In Standoff
    SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco police shot and wounded a wanted parolee during a gunbattle Wednesday morning in the Western Addition, authorities said. The suspect, 38-year-old Roselyndo Nagayo Sicat, was being treated at San Francisco General Hospital after being shot near the corner of Gough and Ellis streets shortly before 8 a.m. Police said he was expected to survive. Officers had ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated +19
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