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New Hampshire Police Mourn Sudden Death of K-9

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 09:56
The Portsmouth Police Department is mourning the sudden loss of one of their own.
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Man Convicted of Killing Off-Duty Chicago Police Officer in 2010

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 09:47
A jury on Thursday found Anton Carter guilty of the murder of Chicago Police Officer Michael Bailey, who was shot and killed while off-duty in a botched carjacking in July 2010.
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Georgia Police K-9 Dies Chasing Suspect

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 09:37
Gwinnett County Police K-9 Eli racked a suspect in Grayson for about 30 minutes on Thursday when he began to show signs of distress believed to be related to the heat.
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Search On for Man Accused pf Striking Miami Officer With Stolen Vehicle

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 06:14
A City of Miami police officer is hospitalized Thursday after being struck by a car while trying to apprehend a suspect. Police said it happened Thursday afternoon in the area of NW 13th Avenue and 3rd Street near Marlins Park.
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Colorado Police Officers Have Close Call With Drunk Driver

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 06:01
Colorado police officers narrowly escaped injury when a suspected DUI driver crashed into them.
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New Chicago Mayor Releases Plans to Combat Summertime Violence

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 05:54
As the unofficial kickoff to summer begins this Memorial Day weekend, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot reveals neighborhood engagement plans to combat violence.
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Photos: Massachusetts Police Officer Rescues Baby Opossum

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 05:16
Quincy Police Officer Tim Kaes conducted a mission “impossumble” rescue Tuesday evening when he saved a young marsupial that was left alone.
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Connecticut Police Arrest Man Who Had a Plastic, 3D-Printed Gun

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 05:11
Waterbury police said they arrested a man who had a 3D-printed gun with a bullet in the chamber, in what may the first such arrest in Connecticut.
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California's Use-of-Force Bill Gets L.E. Buy-In After Changes

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 05:04
Law enforcement groups opposing a California bill that promises the nation’s toughest police use-of-force standard have unexpectedly stood down, and now the legislation is poised to win approval by year’s end after a series of changes Thursday.
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California Drug Bust Nets 500 Pounds of Meth

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 04:54
More than 500 pounds of methamphetamine, multiple assault rifles and "bulk U.S. currency" were among the items seized amid a multi-agency drug investigation that led Southern California and federal authorities to an unnamed business here last week.
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Video: Driver Flees Traffic Stop, Hits Florida Police Officer

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 04:47
A suspect with a suspended license struck a uniformed officer and a police vehicle with his truck Wednesday morning before leading a pursuit along State Road A1A, according to the Daytona Beach Shores Department of Public Safety.
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Recordings of Mass Shootings No Longer Public Record in Florida

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 04:36
Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill Thursday that blocks the release of government-held recordings of deaths in mass violence incidents.
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Body Camera Video Shows California Police Officer Fatally Shoot Man Stabbing Son

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 04:27
A Richmond police officer clearly ordered a 54-year-old man to drop a knife he was using to stab his son before firing and killing him, video of the incident released by police shows.
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Station Design: Guns, Hoses and FF&E

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 12:02
Jason Estes and Raegan Porter offer tips to Station Design Conference attendees on how to keep public safety construction projects from becoming overwhelming.
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After 15,000 ‘Likes’, Police Hope Suspect Makes Good on Promise

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 10:47
Torrington police hope a wanted suspect makes good on his promise to turn himself in after his online wanted poster topped 15,000 “likes” on Facebook.
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Judge: Key Body Camera Videos in Noor Trial Will be Altered

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 10:40
A Hennepin County judge ordered that the public may make copies of exhibits from the trial of ex-Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, although some body camera videos that captured the aftermath of Justine Ruszczyk Damond’s shooting must be altered.
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Man Charged With DWI After Crashing Into Missouri Police Station

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 10:36
A man has been charged with property damage and driving while intoxicated after he allegedly crashed into the front of the Lee’s Summit Police Department building Monday.
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Massachusetts Police Officer Helps Deliver Baby at Woman's Home

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 10:25
Arlington Police Officer Brandon Kindle probably didn't expect to be playing the role of doctor during his early-morning patrol on Wednesday, May 1, but through proper training and a calm demeanor, Kindle was able to safely assist in the delivery.
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Florida Sheriff Fires Deputy After He Files to Run Against Him

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 10:19
A week ago, Deputy Marco Lopez filed to run for Osceola County sheriff in 2020. The next day, after spending several hours responding to a barricaded subject as a member of the SWAT team, Lopez was fired by the man he’s running against.
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Dallas Police: Killing Similar to 2 Other Attacks on Trans Women

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 10:14
Dallas police said Tuesday that the fatal shooting of Muhlaysia Booker bears similarities to two other attacks on transgender women in the last year.
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