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    8-year-old Honorary Officer To Be Given Police Funeral

    8-year-old Honorary Officer To Be Given Police Funeral
    July 02--RALEIGH -- For his funeral Saturday, 8-year-old William Bunn will wear a freshly pressed police uniform, complete with tie, hat and shoes shined like mirrors. It was, after all, the suit he proudly wore last month, the day Raleigh police made him an honorary officer and granted the wish he'd had since age 5. William died of cancer early Thursday ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated +251
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    Slain Officer to be Given Grand Military Memorial

    Slain Officer to be Given Grand Military Memorial
    INDIANAPOLIS - Military traditions befitting a lost warrior will be on full display Tuesday as the city marks the funeral of a fallen police officer. Bagpipes, a 21-gun salute and a rider-less horse will be among the symbolic gestures to help the family of officer David Moore in their grief, along with his police comrades and the community at large. Planners ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +53
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    SWAT Team Captures Georgia Cop Killer

    SWAT Team Captures Georgia Cop Killer
    The man who shot and killed Chattahoochee Hills Police Lieutenant Mike Vogt surrender today after a SWAT team surrounded his home. Robert Cook, 44, will now face murder charges after he shot Vogt with a high-powered rifle during a traffic stop. Cook was drinking in the middle of the road when Vogt arrived in his cruiser. After Cook was asked for ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +53
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    Police Solve Officer's Killing From 1983

    Police Solve Officer's Killing From 1983
    FARMERS BRANCH, TX - Farmers Branch police officer Lowell Clayton "L.C." Tribble was on his way back to work about 1 a.m. in August 1983, after dropping off flu medicine at home for his ailing 2-year-old son. Within moments, someone gunned down the 38-year-old officer inside his patrol car, and police struggled to capture his killer for nearly three decades. Friday, ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated +50
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    City Hopes Police K9 Can Stay With Family of Fallen St. Petesburg Officer

    City Hopes Police K9 Can Stay With Family of Fallen St. Petesburg Officer
    ST. PETERSBURG — The four-legged partners of canine police officers are more than that. Police dogs train, work and live with their officers. The dog becomes a member of the officer's own family. So it was with Ace, the partner of slain St. Petersburg Officer Jeffrey A. Yaslowitz. The officer is survived by his wife, Lorraine, 40, and their children: Caleb, ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +44
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    Suspect Arrested In Riverside Officer's Slaying

    Suspect Arrested In Riverside Officer's Slaying
    RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Police and FBI agents swarmed a Southern California shopping center and arrested the suspected killer of a police officer who was shot to death while chasing a stolen truck suspect, investigators said Wednesday. Earl Ellis Green, 44, a parolee and resident of nearby Rubidoux, was booked for investigation of murder in the shooting death of Riverside police Officer ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +33
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    Tips Lead to Teen's Arrest In St. Petersburg Cop Killing

    Tips Lead to Teen's Arrest In St. Petersburg Cop Killing
    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- A daylong manhunt that covered a swath of the city ended when tips led to the arrest of a 16-year-old who faces a murder charge in the shooting of a St. Petersburg police officer, the third killed in the line of duty in the past month. Officer David Crawford was shot multiple times Monday night while investigating ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +32
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    What You Can Do to Help Keep a Cop Killer Behind Bars

    What You Can Do to Help Keep a Cop Killer Behind Bars
    Michael Alston may have been known on the streets as Sugar Bear, but he’s a heartless, cold-blooded cop killer who should remain behind bars when the New York State Parole Board meets this week. And YOU can make that happen. Alston, now 54, worked as an enforcer for drug dealers. A two-time convicted killer, he was out of jail less than ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +32
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    Bail Denied For 20-Year Chicago Veteran's Killer

    Bail Denied For 20-Year Chicago Veteran's Killer
    CHICAGO - Bail was denied today for a man accused of gunning down Chicago police officer Michael Bailey as the 20-year veteran was polishing his brand new Buick, a retirement present to himself. [gate] Antwon Carter, 24, appeared in bond court dressed in a red jail jumpsuit and white sneakers, his hands behind his back. He is charged with murder and ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated +30
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    Fallen Sheriff's Deputy Remembered by Thousands

    GREELEY, CO — Samuel Kent Brownlee fastidiously picked the peas out of his chicken potpie, harassed but protected his little brother, and had blushed and stammered when asked about his soon-to-be-wife, Heather. But what nearly 3,500 people heard most about the 43-year-old Brownlee at his memorial service Monday was that he wanted desperately to be a cop. "Sam was all about ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +29
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    Suspect in Police Slayings Turns Self In

    Suspect in Police Slayings Turns Self In
    TAMPA, Fla. — A convicted felon accused of killing two Tampa police officers during a traffic stop surrendered after detectives spent more than a day negotiating with an associate of the man, police said Saturday. Dontae Rashawn Morris, 24, turned himself in at a police station about 10:30 p.m. Friday, police said. He was charged with two counts of first-degree murder ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated +26
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    50 Officers Gave Chase in Phoenix Officer Killing

    50 Officers Gave Chase in Phoenix Officer Killing
    GILBERT, Ariz. -- Two men suspected in the fatal shooting of a policeman led dozens of Arizona law officers on a 50-mile midnight chase, but couldn't shake pursuers despite firing bullets and spreading debris, officials said. The suspects tossed out wrenches, other tools and an air compressor tank during the chase around midnight Thursday, police said. A half-dozen police cruisers were ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +25
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    NJ Debates Harsher Punishment For K9 Killers

    NJ Debates Harsher Punishment For K9 Killers
    TRENTON — People who intentionally kill police dogs or dogs involved in search and rescue operations may soon face stiffer penalties in New Jersey. The Assembly is set to consider legislation this week that would mandate minimum five-year prison terms — with no chance of parole — for such offenders, who would also face fines of up to $15,000. The current ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +25
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    Daughter to Follow In Slain Officer's Footsteps

    Daughter to Follow In Slain Officer's Footsteps
    CHICAGO - Nine months after her father was gunned down in his police uniform outside his home July 18, an emotional Jada Bailey and her mother carefully retired his badge to the Superintendent’s Honored Police Star case at Chicago Police headquarters Tuesday morning. If the young woman gets her way, Michael Bailey’s star number 13970 will soon be replaced on Chicago’s ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +24
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    Texas Cop Killer Set to be Executed Thursday

    GARLAND, TX - Kenneth Mosley, a 51-year-old Mesquite man who killed a Garland police officer in 1997, is scheduled to be the first person executed in Texas this year. Also Online [widget:news__become_a_cop] [widget366] The state Department of Criminal Justice said Monday that Mosley will be executed Thursday for the capital murder of Officer Michael "David" Moore. Mosley shot the 32-year-old officer ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +24
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    Jurors Recommend Death Sentence For Calif. Cop Killer

    REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — Jurors have recommended the death penalty for a 26-year-old man convicted of killing a police officer in California. [widget:news__officer_down] The same jurors who convicted Alberto Alvarez of murder with special circumstances in November determined Tuesday that he should be sentenced to death. Alvarez was found guilty of fatally shooting 38-year-old Officer Richard May in 2006 in East ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +22
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    Detroit Cop Killer Gets Life Without Parole

    Detroit Cop Killer Gets Life Without Parole
    DETROIT - In a courtroom wracked by sobs, with uniformed officers wall-to-wall, Jason Gibson was sentenced to life in prison without parole Thursday for the fatal shooting of Detroit Police Officer Brian Huff a year ago. "I don't know why you had to take my dad away," 11-year-old Blair Huff said as Gibson sat hunched over at the defense table not ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +22
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    25 Years Later, Fallen Officer’s Daughter Throws Party

    Emily Nollmeyer of Tacoma doesn’t remember her father’s funeral. She was 4 years old when Tacoma police officer Craig Nollmeyer was shot to death Jan. 24, 1985, on a domestic violence call in the North End. A fight between a man and his wife escalated into gunfire. The man killed both his wife and Nollmeyer, who was walking down an alley ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +20
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    Driver In Arizona Police Slaying Found Guilty

    Driver In Arizona Police Slaying Found Guilty
    GILBERT, AZ - A jury has handed down a guilty verdict Thursday against a man who led police on a 50-mile chase after a Gilbert officer was fatally shot during a traffic stop earlier this year. The getaway driver in the slaying of a Gilbert police officer was found guilty Thursday on 13 counts. The jury convicted Damien Joseph Irizarry, 31, ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated +20
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    Police Show Up At Kindergarten Graduation after Girl’s Dad Killed In Line Of Duty

    Submitted by NCGirl2009 | Published over 1 year ago | Rated +20
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