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Cops investigate park attacks

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Cops investigate park attacks

- The first of two stabbings on Boston Common started when one man hit another with a skateboard, prosecutors said yesterday as two men were charged in the two incidents. Wednesday about 5:20 p.m., cops found two men stabbed on Boston Common. Later, about 9:30 p.m., another man was stabbed. None of the victims’ injuries were life-threatening. Police have made arrests in both of those attacks, and the investigation is ongoing
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Maryland woman gets Medal of Valor for baseball field heroism

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Maryland woman gets Medal of Valor for baseball field heroism

- President Donald Trump presented the Medal of Valor on Thursday to five law enforcement officers who responded to a shooting at a congressional baseball practice in Virginia last month. The three Alexandria, Va., police officers and the two U.S. Capitol Police officers received a standing ovation when they entered the East Room at the White House. They included Special Agent Crystal Griner of the Capitol Police, a Gwynn Oak resident who graduated from a Howard County high school and played college basketball at Hood College
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Fiancee of man killed by cops in Mt. Greenwood files suit

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Fiancee of man killed by cops in Mt. Greenwood files suit

- The fiancee of a man shot to death by Chicago police during a funeral procession is taking the department and those officers to court.
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Maryland officer buys diapers for mother caught stealing them

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Maryland officer buys diapers for mother caught stealing them

- Laurel Police officer pays for the diapers with his own money The mother will still appear in court on a misdemeanor charge That's when security officers at a Laurel, Maryland, supermarket caught her attempting to shoplift two packs of diapers, worth about $15, according to Laurel Police. But instead of arresting the woman, Officer Bennett Johns bought the diapers for her with his own money, police said
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Trump awards Medal of Valor to officers who responded to Alexandria shooting

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Trump awards Medal of Valor to officers who responded to Alexandria shooting

- President Trump held a ceremony at the White House today to present medals of valor to the police officers who responded to the Alexandria shooting. Special Agents Crystal Griner and David Bailey, who were on a protective detail for Rep. Steve Scalise, were the first to receive the awards. Also honored today were three members of the Alexandria police force who responded to the incident within minutes: Officer Nicole Battalglia, Officer Alex Jenson and Officer Kevin Jobe
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Man pleads not guilty to charges from police standoff

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Man pleads not guilty to charges from police standoff

- CHEROKEE, Iowa | A Cleghorn, Iowa, man has pleaded not guilty to charges in connection with a standoff with law enforcement officers earlier this month. Todd Brown, 43, entered his written plea Wednesday in Cherokee County District Court to two counts of assault on a police officer and single counts of assault with a dangerous weapon and assault causing bodily injury
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Braintree Police Officers Cleared In Motel 6 Shooting Death

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Braintree Police Officers Cleared In Motel 6 Shooting Death

- BRAINTREE (CBS) — The Norfolk District Attorney’s Office released a final report Thursday offering more details on the May 5 shooting at a Braintree motel that left a veteran officer wounded and a man dead. The report finds that the man, 25-year-old Tizaya Robinson, fired first at officers–and clears the officers who shot back, killing him. “In light of these findings and conclusions, the District Attorney for the Norfolk District finds no criminal responsibility on the part of the responding officers and will take no further action relative to the actions of Braintree Police at Motel 6 on May 5, 2017,” Norfolk DA Michael Morrissey wrote in the report
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Nothing's sacred: Thief swipes pastor's laptop, cops say

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Nothing's sacred: Thief swipes pastor's laptop, cops say

- VINELAND -- A church is the last place you'd expect a thief to be prowling looking for something to steal, but that apparently was the case on Vineland, police say. Kriston Matthews, the pastor of Step of Faith Worship at 3600 East Landis Avenue, told police his laptop was been stolen from inside the church. According to authorities, when the incident took place over the past weekend, Matthews had left the church unlocked so attendees at a carnival taking place on the church grounds could use the indoor restrooms
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Ask/Answered: School police vs. school resource officer

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Ask/Answered: School police vs. school resource officer

- Asked/Answered is a weekly feature for reader-submitted questions. Follow the blog online at : What is the difference between a school police officer and a school resource officer? In Pennsylvania, law enforcement officers who work within a school district generally fall into to two categories: school police officer and school resource officer. Both, to varying degrees, have policing authority within the district
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Daughter of slain police officer born 2 years after his death

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Daughter of slain police officer born 2 years after his death

- NEW YORK (RNN/CNN) – The widow of a New York police officer killed in the line of duty gave birth to the couple’s daughter, more than two and a half years after the officer’s death. Thanks to modern science, baby Angelina was born July 25, 2017, to Sanny Liu, the widow of Detective First Grade Wenjian Liu. The slain officer’s parents, the baby’s grandparents, were at the hospital for the birth
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Federal jury finds no excessive force used by Dubuque police officers

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Federal jury finds no excessive force used by Dubuque police officers

- Wednesday, it decided the officers didn't go too far when breaking up a fight on August 17, 2015. That fight happened at 1852 White St. The initial officer that responded saw many people enticing another to fight. That officer went into the middle of the group and ordered everyone to disperse. Many didn't comply with the order, and Darian D. Dean, 12 at the time, continued to entice others to fight
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Murdered NY cop's baby born 2.5 years after his death

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Murdered NY cop's baby born 2.5 years after his death

- New York, United States | AFP | New York police detective WenJian Liu was ambushed and killed two and a half years ago in a murder that shocked the city. This week, his widow gave birth to his baby daughter. Angelina was born Tuesday at Weill Cornell Hospital. Her mother, Sanny Liu, asked doctors to freeze her husband’s sperm the night he died so that she could one day fulfil their dream of having children
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Clermont police officer arrested on perjury charges

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Clermont police officer arrested on perjury charges

- CLERMONT, Fla. — A police officer in Clermont turned himself in after a warrant was issued for his arrest Wednesday. Cecil Garrett faces five counts of perjury after a months-long investigation into complaints against him. Clermont Police Chief Charles Broadway said the complaints came from citizens and that the department looked into them, as well as the State Attorney's Office and FDLE
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Pasadena explains why officers did not make arrests after overdosed woman found in USC dean's hotel room

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Pasadena explains why officers did not make arrests after overdosed woman found in USC dean's hotel room

- Concerned about accusations of a cover-up, the Pasadena Police Department released witness interviews, investigative records and a detailed timeline of an officer’s investigation in to an overdose last year involving the former dean of USC’s medical school. The Pasadena officer was disciplined when it was discovered he did not write a report about the incident. The rare release of investigative details provides insight into why no one was charged and includes a recorded interview with the former dean, Dr
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Police officer and civilian injured in vehicle crash in Mount Airy

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Police officer and civilian injured in vehicle crash in Mount Airy

- A Philadelphia Police officer and a civilian were injured in a vehicle crash Wednesday night.
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Two former OPD officers charged with assault after in-custody death

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Two former OPD officers charged with assault after in-custody death

- WEBVTT CLARTY WITH THIRD-DEGREEASSAULT, A MISDEMEANOR.WE HAVE LIVE TEAM COVERAGESTARTING WITH TAYLOR BARTH LIVEAT POLICE HEADQUARTERS.TAYLOR: JULIE, WE WATCHED THATFOOTAGE PLAY OUT FOR THE FIRSTTIME THIS MORNING.IT'S DIFFICULT TO WATCH ATTIMES, BUT DOUGLAS COUNTYATTORNEY DON KLEINE SAYS IT'SPROOF FORMER OFFICERS SCOTTYPAYNE AND RYAN MCCLARTY ACTEDCRIMINALLY.UNSETTLING CRUISER CAM FOOTAGEIT SHOWS NOW-FORMER OFFICER RYANMCCLARTY GRABBING ZACHARYBEARHEELS BY HIS HAIR, MOMENTSLATER REPEATEDLY PUNCHING THE29-YEAR-OLD'S HEAD
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Davis rebuilds operations units, redeploys more than 150 officers as Baltimore hits 200th homicide

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Davis rebuilds operations units, redeploys more than 150 officers as Baltimore hits 200th homicide

- After dismantling special operations units throughout the Baltimore Police Department amid a patrol shortage and a high-profile gun squad scandal four months ago, Commissioner Kevin Davis has reassigned more than 150 police officers and supervisors back onto similar teams. The 21 new “District Action Teams” — two for each of the city’s nine police districts, plus one each for the Pennsylvania Avenue corridor, the Monument Street corridor and the Tri-District area — began deploying this week amid the city’s ongoing violent crime crisis and intense debates about how to best address it
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Cops investigate park attacks
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Indianapolis Police Officer Fatally Shot While Responding to a Car Crash
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Video shows Florida police officer grapple with alligator
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Maryland woman gets Medal of Valor for baseball field heroism
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Fiancee of man killed by cops in Mt. Greenwood files suit
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Police officer shot and killed in Indianapolis suburb
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Florida police officer wrangles alligator on video
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Trump honors officers who responded to shooting at congressional baseball practice
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Armed robber thwarted by cops hiding under home gets life in prison
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Daughter of slain police officer born 2 years after his death - | WBTV Charlotte
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Maryland officer buys diapers for mother caught stealing them
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Trump awards Medal of Valor to officers who responded to Alexandria shooting
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Police officer shot on the south side of Indianapolis
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Sentence reduced for man blinded after being shot in face by cop
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Shot in the back: Same Philly cop, one man dead, another 'half-killed'
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Man pleads not guilty to charges from police standoff
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Franklin pays $6K to woman who says cops caused severe spine injury
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Braintree Police Officers Cleared In Motel 6 Shooting Death
Braintree Police Officers Cleared In Motel 6 Shooting Death BRAINTREE (CBS) — The Norfolk District Attorney’s Office released a final report Thursday offering more details on the May 5 shooting at a Braintree motel that left a veteran officer wounded and a man dead. The report finds that the man, 25-year-old Tizaya Robinson, fired first at officers–and clears the officers who shot back, killing him. “In light of these findings and conclusions, the District Attorney for the Norfolk District finds no criminal responsibility on the part of the responding officers and will take no further action relative to the actions of Braintree Police at Motel 6 on May 5, 2017,” Norfolk DA Michael Morrissey wrote in the report   Read More ...
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Nothing's sacred: Thief swipes pastor's laptop, cops say
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Ask/Answered: School police vs. school resource officer
Ask/Answered: School police vs. school resource officer Asked/Answered is a weekly feature for reader-submitted questions. Follow the blog online at : What is the difference between a school police officer and a school resource officer? In Pennsylvania, law enforcement officers who work within a school district generally fall into to two categories: school police officer and school resource officer. Both, to varying degrees, have policing authority within the district   Read More ...
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California man sentenced to 115 years for impersonating cop, groping women
A California man was sentenced to 115 years behind bars this week for impersonating a police officer and fondling two women. Authorities said 41-year-old Christoph Moore, of Anaheim, stopped at least two women, on two separate occasions, in Hollywood in November 2015, pretending to be a police officer during the encounters and touching the women inappropriately, the Los Angeles Times reported   Read More ...
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5 arrested after chase in suspected car-theft ring bust, cops say
5 arrested after chase in suspected car-theft ring bust, cops say WINSLOW -- Three adults and two juveniles have been arrested and charged with receiving stolen property after police here targeted a suspected car-theft ring, authorities said Thursday. The group was arrested after a car and foot chase early Wednesday morning along Hampton Gate Drive after officers attempted to stop them in a suspected stolen vehicle. The incident occurred at 2:30 a   Read More ...
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Rapper Z-Ro Was Armed, Threatened 'You're Dead' During 2 Hour Assault, Ex-Girlfriend Tells Cops
Rapper Z-Ro Was Armed, Threatened 'You're Dead' During 2 Hour Assault, Ex-Girlfriend Tells Cops Z-Ro brandished a handgun throughout his prolonged assault of his ex-girlfriend, and repeatedly made death threats against her ... according to cops. In the police report, Just Brittany says she and Z-Ro had planned to meet at Ruth's Chris Steakhouse in Houston on April 29, but the restaurant was closed. Instead, she says Z-Ro told her to come over to his place and, after a brief convo about the failed dinner date   Read More ...
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Hartford police officers honored for heroic service 43 years after being shot
Hartford police officers honored for heroic service 43 years after being shot HARTFORD -- Two police officers, shot in the line of duty, were recognized for their heroism four decades later. Hartford Police Department Officers Frederick Morhardt and William F. Hippe, Jr., suffered from life threatening injuries after being shot on Pratt Street on July 30th, 1974. That day, police say Morhardt was assigned to motorcycle patrol and was tagging illegally parked cars when he was approached from behind by a man with a baseball bat   Read More ...
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Cops: Restaurant is fave of burglar who's hit it 3 times
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Police say an Italian restaurant in eastern Pennsylvania is apparently a favorite spot for one man — a burglary suspect jailed on charges he's broken into the place three times. Forks Township police had already charged 32-year-old Maurice Greene for burglaries at DeLorenzo's Restaurant on Feb. 1 and Sept. 28 before they determined he was also responsible for a Sept   Read More ...
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Zachary Bear-heels Stun Gun Death: Ex-Cops Scotty Payne And Ryan McClarty Charged With Assault [Graphic Video]
Zachary Bear-heels Stun Gun Death: Ex-Cops Scotty Payne And Ryan McClarty Charged With Assault [Graphic Video] Former Omaha Police Department officers Scotty Payne and Ryan McClarty will face charges of assault for their roles in the death of Zachary Bear-heels, a 29-year-old man with mental illness. Bear-heels was arrested on June 5. The Oklahoma man endured at least one dozen stun gun shocks in an arrest that was caught on video, as seen in the below footage   Read More ...
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Daughter of slain police officer born 2 years after his death
Daughter of slain police officer born 2 years after his death NEW YORK (RNN/CNN) – The widow of a New York police officer killed in the line of duty gave birth to the couple’s daughter, more than two and a half years after the officer’s death. Thanks to modern science, baby Angelina was born July 25, 2017, to Sanny Liu, the widow of Detective First Grade Wenjian Liu. The slain officer’s parents, the baby’s grandparents, were at the hospital for the birth   Read More ...
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