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Florida Sheriff: 'What Do You Expect Happens When You Demonize Law Enforcement?'

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:42
Gilchrist County Sheriff Bobby Schultz suggested that the demonization of law enforcement may be partially to blame for the deaths of Sgt. Noel Ramirez and Deputy Taylor Lindsey.
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Law Enforcement’s Role in the Opioid Epidemic

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 11:45
Partnerships through task forces, using policing tools in new ways, field testing technology and equipping officers with what they need will go a long way in fighting the deadly opioid crisis.
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Illinois Judge Accused of Lying to Police

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 11:15
A circuit judge lied to detectives about his contact with an ex-roommate charged with murdering a man in east Belleville, a state judicial board says.
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California Police Bust Suspected Beer Truck Bandit

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 11:10
A 46-year-old transient man wearing little more than a pair of American flag shorts stole a Coors beer truck late Thursday morning.
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Arkansas Agency Catches Criminals with Cryptocurrency

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 10:32
In 2017, the Benton County Sheriff’s Office cyber crimes unit came across a problem when, during a vice operation, the need came up to use Bitcoin, a type of cryptocurrency.
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Massachusetts Police K-9 Goes Home the Day His Partner Was Buried

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 08:04
On the day Yarmouth Police Sgt. Gannon was laid to rest, his K-9 partner Nero returned home.
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Panel Begins Independent Review of Baltimore Homicide Detective's Death

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 07:56
An independent review board put together by Baltimore Police Commissioner Darryl De Sousa began to revisit Detective Sean Suiter's death.
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'Killer Grandma' Captured In Texas Following Nationwide Manhunt

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 07:51
Following a nationwide manhunt, 56-year-old Lois Riess was captured by authorities at a South Padre Island, Texas restaurant late Thursday night.
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Two Florida Sheriff's Deputies Slain in Ambush During Meal Break

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 04:43
Gilchrist County Sheriff's Deputy Taylor Lindsey and Sgt. Noel Ramirez were killed while eating at a Chinese restaurant Thursday afternoon when a gunman shot them through a window.
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MS-13 Threatens New York Police

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 04:30
Nassau and Hempstead Village police officers are on high alert and stepping up enforcement after MS-13 twice threatened cops, pledging in one case to “take the streets back” in retaliation for arrests of gang members.
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Awareness by Texas Deputy Leads to Arrest of Las Vegas Murder Suspect

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 04:25
A Oldham County Sheriff’s deputy soon discover that he had found Anthony Wrobel, a 42-year-old disgruntled table games dealer wanted in Las Vegas for the point-blank shooting of two hotel-casino executives at their company picnic.
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North Carolina Corrections Officer Attacked by Inmate With Taser

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 04:20
A man in jail on a murder charge is accused of shocking an Onslow County detention officer with a Taser inside the jail.
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Alabama Trooper Kills Dog After It Attacked Him During Foot Pursuit

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 04:10
Alabama State Trooper Chad Wynne shot and killed a dog after it attacked the officer during a traffic stop turned foot pursuit in Prichard Thursday night.
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ATF Brings New Tool to Fight Gun Crime to Houston

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 04:05
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives' Houston Field Division on Thursday plans to announce it will use a mobile ballistics tracing van.
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New Jersey Trooper Allegedly Tried to Pick Up Drivers

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 04:00
A New Jersey state trooper who gained acclaim for his work with Camden children was indicted Thursday for using his position to harass women.
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Mother-Daughter Real Estate Team Threaten to Murder Florida Deputy After Arrest

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 03:50
On their way to the Okaloosa County Jail, 47-year-old Tracy Bari and her daughter, 24-year-old Julia Bari, both told the deputy they were going to "murder" him and his family for arresting them.
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How Failures During Waco Siege Changed Everything for the FBI, ATF

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 16:02
The death toll of the Branch Davidian siege outside Waco in 1993 included four agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and more than 75 Branch Davidians.
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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Apologizes for Starbucks Arrests

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 16:00
Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross apologized to the men Thursday and said he had made the situation worse.
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Body Camera Video Shows Florida Sheriff's K-9 Track Suspect Through Swamp

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:22
A Pasco County Sheriff's Office K-9 tracked a man on the run through a swamp Tuesday and tried to clean his face as deputies arrested him.
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Wounded Texas Deputy Constable Walking Again

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:15
Harris County Deputy Constable Christopher Gaines, who was wounded in a Tuesday shootout, seems to be on the road to recovery as he was walking with the aid of a walker late Wednesday night.
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