Three found guilty in slaying of mother protecting her son

Three found guilty in slaying of mother protecting her sonNews10.netTwo men have been found guilty of murder while a third was found guilty of voluntary manslaughter for the slaying of a mother trying to protect her son during a shootout. Jurors handed…

Dallas Police Investigate Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting

Dallas Police Investigate Deadly Officer-Involved ShootingNBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthDallas police are investigating a deadly shooting involving two uniformed officers just before midnight. Police say it was captured on video. Police said just before midni…

  August 21, 2014  

Tampa man faces hate crime charge after store shooting

Tampa man faces hate crime charge after store shooting
TBO.com
A Tampa man faces a hate crime charge after an argument with a gas station employee early Thursday ended with shots begin fired from the parking lot into the store, police said. Police said officers stropped the suspect’s Jeep Wrangler moments later
Weapons haul found in Florida man’s car after racially charged gas station Reuters
Bomb squad called out to shooting overnight WTSP 10 News

  August 21, 2014  

Police Investigate Assault, Possible Hate Crime On Temple Campus

Police Investigate Assault, Possible Hate Crime On Temple Campus
CBS Local
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia Police and Temple University Police are investigating an assault on main campus Wednesday during move-in day. Police say the victim was punched and verbally abused by anti-Semitic remarks along a main walkway.

  August 21, 2014  

A Peaceful Night in Ferguson After Weeks of Tension & Turmoil

FERGUSON, Mo. (CN) – Peace returned Wednesday to the streets of Ferguson, Mo., after five consecutive nights of violent protests. Dozens of local clergy wore orange T-shirts and worked to keep the peace.     Rain in Ferguso…

Trooper pinned under car during chase through Washington County

Trooper pinned under car during chase through Washington County
WPXI Pittsburgh
A Pennsylvania state police trooper was hurt during a chase through Washington County early Thursday morning. Channel 11′s Dave Bondy reported that Jay Harris was taken into custody after attempting to flee from police in North Franklin Township and …
State Trooper Injured In Washington Co. Chase CBS Local
Trooper injured during overnight chase WTOV Steubenville

  August 21, 2014  

Holder visits suburban St. Louis, says ‘change is coming’ after police shooting

Holder visits suburban St. Louis, says ‘change is coming’ after police shooting
Fox News
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder reassured residents in suburban St. Louis that “change is coming” in the wake of the controversial police shooting that has rocked the community and triggered days of protests and riots. The attorney general spoke as
In Ferguson, Holder recalls own ‘humiliating’ experiences with police Los Angeles Times
AG Eric Holder in Ferguson Recalls Being ‘Angry’ After Police Encounters ABC News
Eric Holder says he understands mistrust of police The Desert Sun
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  August 21, 2014  

State lawmakers take aim at federal gun control

State lawmakers take aim at federal gun control
The Center for Public Integrity
“To us, this is a BIG green light to push harder than ever to protect the 2nd Amendment through state level resistance to federal gun-control measures,” Tenth Amendment Center founder Michael Boldin wrote in a July 9 statement. In Kentucky, Rep. Diane St.

Elk Grove police officer helps deliver baby in parking lot

Elk Grove police officer helps deliver baby in parking lot
News10.net
Tuesday morning, Officer Dan Templeton was starting his shift with the Elk Grove Police Department when a couple pulled alongside his patrol car and honked frantically. “They flagged me down, and right off the bat I knew something different was going

  August 21, 2014  

Police searching for Hamilton County home invasion suspect

Police searching for Hamilton County home invasion suspect
Fox 59
HAMILTON COUNTY, Ind. (August 21, 2014) – Police are currently searching for a suspect involved in a Hamilton County home invasion. The incident occurred in the 20000 block of Freemont Moore Rd around 3:20 a.m.. According to Hamilton County …

  August 21, 2014