Puppy found during Massachusetts drug bust

Puppy found during Massachusetts drug bustLas Cruces Sun-NewsLAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — Police searching the pockets of a suspected drug dealer in Lawrence, Massachusetts, got an unusual surprise. An officer pulled out a tiny three-week-old pit bull puppy and handed it over to animal control. The little dog was ...
  October 22, 2014  

Deputies: Man who robbed 10-year-old is on the run

Deputies: Man who robbed 10-year-old is on the run Orange County deputies are searching for the man who robbed a child at gunpoint in a Pine Hills neighborhood earlier this month.A sketch of the man was released Wednesday morning.The armed robbery occurred about 5 p.m. on Oct. 9 in the 2000 block of Allegheny Court; a street off North Powers Drive near Silver Star Road.After the man robbed the 10-year-old, he ran away, deputies said."The 10-year-old was shaken up but uninjured in this violent crime," sheriff's office spokeswoman Jane Watrel said...

SPD Blotter | Seattle Police News and Events » » Police Precincts

SPD Blotter | Seattle Police News and Events » » Police Precincts Police began investigating the incident after a woman contacted police and said a man had groped her as she was walking near Westlake. The victim photographed the man and contacted police about the incident. An officer documented the report, but did not collect the woman’s photo, which the victim later circulated online through social media. Department of Corrections (DOC) officers recognized the man in the victim’s photo as a level 3 sex offender, and contacted SPD investigators. DOC off...
  October 22, 2014  

Birmingham approves $460000 settlement, ends federal civil police beating …

Birmingham approves $460000 settlement, ends federal civil police beating ...AL.comBIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- The city of Birmingham has settled a police beating lawsuit for $460,000, but the plaintiff remains behind bars and won't get much of a payday. Under terms of the settlement approved by the City Council and Mayor William Bell, ...
  October 22, 2014  

2 men charged with train graffiti had CTA keys, uniforms: Police

2 men charged with train graffiti had CTA keys, uniforms: PoliceRedEye ChicagoAs the men were being questioned by police during that stop, a CTA employee in the rail yard notified Wilmette police about new graffiti on some train cars. When they are out of service, Purple Line train cars sit in a rail yard near the Linden station ...
  October 22, 2014  

Sergeant: Home invasion suspect says kids threatened

Sergeant: Home invasion suspect says kids threatened Sergeant: Home invasion suspect says kids threatenedLivingston DailyDetective Sgt. Gary Childers with the Livingston County Sheriff's Department said the woman, Rebecca Kay Morrell, initially denied knowing any details about the June 10 armed home invasion at a residence in the 1600 block of North Hughes Road in Oceola ...
  October 22, 2014  

Oswego County DA defends Gary Thibodeau kidnapping conviction in 736 pages

Oswego County DA defends Gary Thibodeau kidnapping conviction in 736 pagesWSYROswego (WSYR-TV) Within 736 pages of legal arguments, Oswego County District Attorney Greg Oakes defends a nearly 20-year old kidnapping conviction, saying claims of new evidence are tied to a man who often changed his story and could be compared ...Oswego County DA: James Steen is pathological liar, but not Heidi Allen's killer The Post-Standard - syracuse.com
  October 22, 2014  

Mezuzah Torn Down in Hate Crime, 30 More Go Up Acts of vandalism on …

Mezuzah Torn Down in Hate Crime, 30 More Go Up Acts of vandalism on … Mezuzah Torn Down in Hate Crime, 30 More Go Up Acts of vandalism on ...Chabad.orgShortly before Yom Kippur, Bryan Turkel, a Jewish student in his senior year at Claremont McKenna College—one of a consortium of five undergraduate liberal-arts schools and two graduate schools in Southern California called the Claremont ...
  October 22, 2014  

Kidnapping charges dismissed for West Philadelphia business owners

Kidnapping charges dismissed for West Philadelphia business owners Kidnapping charges dismissed for West Philadelphia business owners6abc.comTwo West Philadelphia business owners say their reputations were destroyed and their efforts to help their home country of Liberia delayed because of a wrongful prosecution by the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office. A judge dismissed kidnapping ...
  October 21, 2014  

Washington Officials Pursuing Wiretapping Charge Against Citizen who Recorded Cop and City Manager

Washington Officials Pursuing Wiretapping Charge Against Citizen who Recorded Cop and City Manager Yakima City Manager Anthony O’Rourke trying to convict citizen for recording public business A Washington woman is facing a year in jail for secretly recording a meeting with a pair of public officials about how the local police department abused her husband. Yakima City Manager Tony O’Rourke said he pursuing the case against the woman because it compromised his right to privacy, even though Yakima Police Captain Greg Copeland was also sitting in the room. But it’s clear he’s...
  October 21, 2014