Tucson Cop Admits in Report he Illegally Confiscated Man’s Cameras

Tucson Cop Admits in Report he Illegally Confiscated Man’s Cameras Citing safety reasons, a Tucson police officer wrote in his report that he was able to confiscate two cameras from a citizen, despite being momentarily blinded by the flash of an iPhone as well as the light from a tiny flashlight. But if shining lights in peoples eyes were truly a safety issue, then cops would be guilty at putting us all at risk with their high-powered flashlights. However, Bobby Nielsen is well aware that police are above the law, which is why he used that excuse ...
  October 20, 2014  

Gun Enthusiasts Challenge New York’s Silence

     ALBANY, N.Y. (CN) - New York must release data connected to registration and enforcement of its new gun-control law, firearms advocates say in court.     Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the New York Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act of 2013, known as the NY SAFE Act, about a month after a lone gunman killed 26 children and staff in a December 2012 rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.     Th...
  October 20, 2014  

Slain Marine’s Family Assails U.S. ‘Lip Service’ in Scathing Lawsuit

     CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (CN) - The Marines have flouted their duty to obtain justice for the young soldier gunned down in an Afghanistan gym, his family claims in Federal Court.     Gregory Buckley Jr., a 21-year-old lance corporal from Long Island, joined the military in 2009 after graduating from Oceanside High School, his father and aunt say. Having seen his father and uncle join first responders to the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, Bu...

Deputies May Face Claim They Tazed Man to Death

     (CN) - Florida deputies who alleged beat and Tasered a man to death while he was engaging in self-baptism could face charges for violating the man's constitutional rights, a federal judge ruled.     Patricia Wate sued Pinellas County (Fla.) Sheriff Bob Gualteri and Deputies, Joseph Tactuk and Kenneth Kubler, in the federal court in Tampa in January 2014, on behalf of the estate of James Barnes.     In March 2012, Bar...

Arrest made in robberies at UCF-area apartments

The man suspected in a pair of recent armed robberies at a UCF-area apartment complex has been arrested, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said in a statement Monday.Darrious Pettress, 22, is suspected in two robberies earlier this month at the Sterling University apartments, which are directly across Alafaya Trail from the university's main campus. The first victim was robbed about 10:30 a.m. Oct. 1, while walking down a stairwell. The robber pulled a gun and stole the victim's cash and other...

Police shoot armed suspect who ran down soldiers in Quebec; PM monitoring …

Police shoot armed suspect who ran down soldiers in Quebec; PM monitoring ...Sun News NetworkSAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, Que. - Prime Minister Stephen Harper says he'll monitor what one of his MPs called a "possible terror attack" in which two solders were run down southeast of Montreal on Monday morning. Police in Saint-Jean-Sur Richelieu, ...Hit-and-run suspect shot by police in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu CBC.caDriver uses car to mow down two members of the Canadian Forces in Qu...
  October 20, 2014  

Phone failure at Seminole County civil courthouse causes problems

Hundreds of Seminole County employees who work at the county's civil courthouse in downtown Sanford lost phone service over the weekend, meaning thousands of callers trying to get help by phone today could not get through.Tony Qualls, the county's chief information officer, described the problem as a widespread system failure and warned that the outage would last two weeks at minimum. The problem does not affect phones in the county criminal courthouse, six miles away on U.S. Highway 17-92 just ...

Aspiring Playboy Model, Pilot Arrested In Drug Smuggling

Aspiring Playboy Model, Pilot Arrested In Drug SmugglingHeadlines & Global NewsAn aspiring Playboy model and an airplane pilot were arrested on a drug bust earlier this month with thousands of dollars in cash and millions in Ecstasy pills and raw Molly. Krista Boseley, 30, and Gilles Lapointe, 61, who are both Canadian citizens ...Aspiring Vancouver Playboy model caught in major US Ecstasy bust Vancity Buzz
  October 20, 2014  

Redondo Beach police discuss the Kings’ Slava Voynov’s arrest

Redondo Beach police discuss the Kings' Slava Voynov's arrestOCRegisterLt. Joe Hoffman of the Redondo Beach Police Department gave an update this morning regarding the arrest of Kings defenseman Slava Voynov. RELATED: Kings' Slava Voynov suspended after arrest on suspicion of domestic violence. Here is Hoffman's ...Arrest details of Los Angeles Kings' Slava Voynov released by police CBSSports.comSlava Voynov arrested by police for domestic violence, suspended by NHL SB N...
  October 20, 2014  

Police investigating home invasion-stabbing in Carroll Township

Police investigating home invasion-stabbing in Carroll TownshipYork Daily Record/Sunday NewsJanae Murray said she returned to her Carroll Township home this afternoon from driving to a convenience store to find her boyfriend battered and bloody. Murray, 31, said a man both she and boyfriend J.C. Bodkins know forced his way into their home in ...
  October 20, 2014