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Fla. officer mistakenly gets text asking for marijuana
By PoliceOne Staff GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A Florida police department is poking fun of the person who accidentally sent a text to an officer asking for marijuana. KFSN-TV reports that a Gainseville PD ...
Officials: 2 dead, 17 injured in Ky. school shooting
By Kristin M. Hall and Dylan Lovan Associated Press BENTON, Ky. — A 15-year-old student opened fire with a handgun inside his rural Kentucky high school Tuesday, killing two classmates, injuring 17 ...
Off-duty NYPD cop catches trio of thieves
By Laura Dimon New York Daily News NEW YORK — A Bronx cop put in some unexpected overtime to catch a trio of thieves. Thomas Accomando had just clocked out and was a block from his precinct stationhouse ...
NH considers lowering drinking age to 20
By Holly Ramer Associated Press CONCORD, N.H. — As much as New Hampshire wants to attract more young people, lowering the drinking age is no way to do it, a public safety official said Tuesday. Christopher ...
Ga. officer shot 'several times' in shootout
Associated Press SAVANNAH, Ga. — Police say a shootout in Georgia has left a slaying suspect dead and an officer hospitalized with several gunshot wounds. Savannah-Chatham County Interim Police Chief ...
Family of Kan. man killed after 'swatting' call sues city, officers
By Roxana Hegeman Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. — The family of a Kansas man fatally shot by police at the door of his home after a hoax emergency call has sued the city of Wichita and the unidentified ...
Maine bill would allow life-saving first aid for hurt K9, rescue dogs
Associated Press AUGUSTA, Maine — A Maine Democratic lawmaker's bill would allow trained police officers, firefighters and emergency medical technicians to provide life-saving first aid to the ...
Smugglers use rocks and fog to thwart Border Patrol
By Kate Morrissey The San Diego Union-Tribune SAN DIEGO — On a foggy Saturday night at the end of December, a Border Patrol agent drove an all-terrain vehicle close to the border fence between San ...
Baltimore commissioner: First days of 'Operation Blitz' a success
By Ian Duncan The Baltimore Sun BALTIMORE — Baltimore’s new Police Commissioner Darryl De Sousa said Monday that his stepped-up deployment of officers — dubbed Operation Blitz — ...
Lug nuts of Kan. first responders' personal vehicles being loosened
By Kaitlyn Alanis The Wichita Eagle ELLSWORTH, Kan. — The Ellsworth Police Department is warning community members about loose lug nuts on vehicles within and outside city limits. The department has ...
 



 



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