9 Investigates OKC Police Officer-Involved Shooting Incidents Since 2009

9 Investigates OKC Police Officer-Involved Shooting Incidents Since 2009news9.com KWTVIn the wake of the Cifuentes shooting, News 9 wanted more information on officer-involved shootings. How often are police firing their guns at suspects and how often are those shootings fatal? The FBI compiles a lot of crime stats, but officer-involved ...

San Jose to pay $900000 to settle officer-involved shooting

San Jose to pay $900000 to settle officer-involved shootingSan Jose Mercury NewsSAN JOSE -- The City Council has agreed to pay $900,000 to settle an excessive force lawsuit stemming from an officer-involved fatal shooting of a man police claimed pointed a handgun directly at them. The City Council finalized the settlement this week.

Alleged kidnapping followed drug deal gone bad, Ramona police say

Alleged kidnapping followed drug deal gone bad, Ramona police say Alleged kidnapping followed drug deal gone bad, Ramona police sayTulsa WorldBARTLESVILLE — A $100,000 bond was set Wednesday in Washington County District Court for a 40-year-old convicted felon who is accused of kidnapping and torturing two men and holding them captive in a Ramona home during what appears to be a ...Rape, kidnapping trial postponed until February AberdeenNews.com
  September 17, 2014  

School District Police Stock up Free Military Gear

School District Police Stock up Free Military GearABC NewsSchool police departments across the country have taken advantage of free military surplus gear, stocking up on mine resistant armored vehicles, grenade launchers and scores of M16 rifles. At least 26 school districts have participated in the Pentagon ...LAUSD police to give up some weaponry obtained in federal program Los Angeles TimesLA school district police armed with grenade launchers, armored vehicle CBS NewsSchool district police s...
  September 17, 2014  

Suspected embezzler leads lawmen on car chase

Suspected embezzler leads lawmen on car chaseFayetteville ObserverA Fayetteville man led lawmen on a vehicle chase Tuesday after they attempted to arrest him on charges of embezzlement, the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office said. Edward, Franklin Whetsell, 25, of the 3000 block of Dunn Road, was accused of stealing ...
  September 17, 2014  

Stolen lottery tickets may help identify suspect in gas station robbery, tying …

Stolen lottery tickets may help identify suspect in gas station robbery, tying ...The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.comSusp 1.jpg A surveillance image from a Benton Harbor gas station shows a suspect in a Grand Haven Township gas station armed robbery that occurred Aug. 30. The image was captured soon after the robbery, investigators say.Courtesy: Ottawa County ...Lotto tickets stolen in gas station robbery turned in WOODTV.com
  September 17, 2014  

Small Native American Tribe andU.S. Duke it out at the 9th Circuit

     SAN FRANCISCO (CN) - Judges on the 9th Circuit's en banc panel hearing California's challenge of the Big Lagoon Rancheria's plans to build a casino in Humboldt County lambasted the state Wednesday for resurrecting stale claims that the tribe is not federally recognized and doesn't own the land it intends to develop.     California and the tribe have been embroiled in a tug-of-war over the proposed casino since 1998, when the tribe rejected a...

Firefighter not guilty of hate crime against mailman

Firefighter not guilty of hate crime against mailman Firefighter not guilty of hate crime against mailmanNew York Post“The fact that the defendant used racially-charged and despicable language after the incident is not enough [to convict him of a hate crime].” For a defendant to be guilty of a hate crime they must pick their victim because of their race or other ...FDNY firefighter is cleared of hate crime in racist diatribe toward black ... New York Daily News
  September 17, 2014  

Raleigh man faces 4 kidnapping charges

Raleigh man faces 4 kidnapping charges Raleigh man faces 4 kidnapping chargesWNCNA Raleigh man is charged with kidnapping four people on Sept. 13, according to Wake County documents. The documents say Michael DeShaun Lyons of Ralph Drive in Raleigh kidnapped and terrorized four people. Lyons, 23, appeared in court Wednesday ...
  September 17, 2014  

Police searching for suspect in attempted kidnapping

Police searching for suspect in attempted kidnappingWRDW-TVThe town of Wrens is on alert after an attempted kidnapping at a bus stop. It happened around 6:45 in the morning last Tuesday on Williams Street. 13 year old Destiney Winn says a lady in a black car parked, got out of her car, and tried to chase her down.
  September 17, 2014