California Police Thwart Possible Mass Shooting Attack

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Police in Long Beach arrested a man who threatened to commit a mass shooting at his workplace later this week.
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California State Parks Commemorates 50th Anniversary of K-9 Program

Sensitive - Gangs - 42 min 20 sec ago
California State Parks is commemorating the 50th anniversary of its K-9 program.
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Judge: California Sheriff Cannot Reinstate Fired Deputy

Sensitive - Gangs - 43 min 37 sec ago
A judge on Monday ruled that Sheriff Alex Villanueva's decision to reinstate a deputy who had been fired for violating department policies regarding domestic violence must be reversed and that the deputy must be dismissed and return all county property, including his badge and gun.
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California Deputy Shot, Injured Near Sheriff's Office Station

Sensitive - Gangs - 44 min 44 sec ago
A deputy with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department was struck and wounded by gunfire when an assailant opened fire on the helipad area of one of the agency's facilities.
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Teen Gets Life Sentence for Murder of Baltimore Police Officer

Sensitive - Gangs - 46 min 41 sec ago
A teenager in Baltimore will spend the rest of his life in prison for the murder of a police officer in May of 2018.
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Officers Escort Son of Colleague Who Died of Cancer to First Day of School

Sensitive - Gangs - 49 min 37 sec ago
Officers with the West Palm Beach (FL) Police Department took time on Monday to escort the son of a colleague who succumbed to cancer last year to his first day of Kindergarten.
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Texas K-9 Suffers Non-Life-Threatening Gunshot Wounds

Sensitive - Gangs - 51 min 14 sec ago
A Lubbock Police Department K-9 and a 14-year-old gunman suffered non-life-threatening gunshot wounds during an early morning gunfight following a vehicle and foot police pursuit on Tuesday.
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North Carolina Town Upset Over Absence of Department's Pet Cat

Sensitive - Gangs - 54 min 33 sec ago
Many residents of small town of Mocksville, North Carolina have their claws out over the sudden disappearance of the police department's pet cat and mascot from social media.
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Massachusetts Officer Rescues Skunk—Gets Sprayed in the Process

Sensitive - Gangs - 57 min 44 sec ago
An officer with the Cambridge Police Department was reminded that no good deed goes unpunished as he rescued a small skunk with a small yogurt cup stuck to its head and was promptly sprayed in the process.
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Union Chief Urges NYPD Officers to "Proceed with the Utmost Caution"

Sensitive - Gangs - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:55
Patrick Lynch—the longtime president of the Police Benevolent Association—sent a strongly worded message to the agency's rank and file officers following the firing of Officer Daniel Pantaleo, who was accused of killing Eric Garner in 2014 but was cleared of all wrongdoing.
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North Carolina Officer Makes Second Life-Saving Organ Donation

Sensitive - Gangs - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:51
An officer with the Gastonia (NC) Police Department has donated a second vital organ to a complete stranger. After donating a kidney in 2015, he felt compelled to donate a liver this year.
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CBP Announces Current Totals for Drug Seizures for Fiscal Year 2019

Sensitive - Gangs - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:48
Ten months into Fiscal Year 2019 (October 1, 2018 to July 31, 2019), officials with the Customs and Border Patrol working at the nation’s more than 300 ports of entry have seized more than 91,900 pounds of cocaine, 2,292 pounds of fentanyl, 65,400 pounds of methamphetamine and 4,500 pounds of heroin.
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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Resigns Amid Harassment, Discrimination Allegations

Sensitive - Gangs - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:45
Richard Ross—the commissioner of the Philadelphia Police Department—has resigned amid allegations of sexual harassment and racial and gender discrimination against others in the department.
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Police Arrest Florida Truck Driver for Making Threats of Mass Killing

Sensitive - Gangs - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:43
Federal authorities arrested a Florida truck driver in Indianapolis just days before he planned to "shoot up" a church in Memphis, Tennessee.
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Virginia Department Welcomes Newly Sworn Officers, Including K-9 Valor

Sensitive - Gangs - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:40
Officers with the Prince George County Police Department welcomed two new officers and a new K-9 to its ranks on Monday.
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California Department Hosts Recruitment Event Aimed at Female Candidates

Sensitive - Gangs - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:36
The San Jose Police Department recently hosted a recruitment event targeting female candidates.
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Texas Officer May Receive Traffic Citation for Texting and Driving

Sensitive - Gangs - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:34
An officer with the Killeen Police Department may pick up a traffic citation after she was seen by a citizen texting and driving. The citizen posted a video of the incident on Facebook, which drew the attention of the chief of police.
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Northern Ireland Police Officers Targeted in Border Explosion

Sensitive - Gangs - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:33
Police in Northern Ireland were the target of an explosion near the border with the Irish Republic, authorities said.
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8-Year-Old Pennsylvania Girl Weaves Wristbands to Honor Police Officers

Sensitive - Gangs - Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:29
An eight-year old girl from Lebanon County (PA) visited three Philadelphia Police Department districts on Monday with the aim of delivering to them blue and black bracelets she made by hand to honor police officers.
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Fired NYPD Officer to Sue Commissioner to Get Job Back

Sensitive - Gangs - Tue, 08/20/2019 - 14:43
Former Officer Danile Pantaleo—who was fired by Commissioner James O'Neill on Monday—intends to sue to get his job back.
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