Abduction Suspect Strikes Officer With Car Leading To Police Chase Through …

Abduction Suspect Strikes Officer With Car Leading To Police Chase Through … Abduction Suspect Strikes Officer With Car Leading To Police Chase Through ...CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia Police opened fire Wednesday night after a suspect struck an officer then took off, leading to a chase throughout the Northeast. This began on the 7300 block of Ditman Street in Mayfair around 9:30 p.m. when police ...
  October 30, 2014  

Ferguson officials: Reports of police dept. changes are false

Ferguson officials: Reports of police dept. changes are false Ferguson officials: Reports of police dept. changes are falseKSDKDespite new information claiming there are big changes coming to the Ferguson police department, local officials continue to deny any knowledge of those plans. Tuesday night, CNN reported Chief Thomas Jackson will soon resign, and city officials plan ...Ferguson police chief expected to step down, officials say CNNPolice In Ferguson Stock Up On Riot Gear Ahead Of Grand Jury Decision Huffington PostFerguson Police Chief Tom Jackson:...
  October 30, 2014  

Armed robbery suspect on the loose near IU campus

Armed robbery suspect on the loose near IU campus Armed robbery suspect on the loose near IU campusWISH-TVBLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WISH) — Police in Bloomington say shots were fired during an overnight robbery near Indiana University's campus. This happened just after midnight at the Circle K/Mobil gas station at 4405 E. Third Street, about two miles east of ...Armed robbery with shots fired at Bloomington gas station Fox 59Bloomington police confront armed robbery suspect; Suspect flees WTHRBloomington Police Confront Armed Robbery, Shots...
  October 30, 2014  

IRS seizes hundreds of perfectly legal bank accounts, refuses to give money back

IRS seizes hundreds of perfectly legal bank accounts, refuses to give money back Published time: October 27, 2014 20:44 Edited time: October 29, 2014 10:14 ...

Senators Eye Asset Forfeiture Reform | Media focus builds pressure to limit seizures by feds

Senators Eye Asset Forfeiture Reform | Media focus builds pressure to limit seizures by feds AP BY: CJ Ciaramella Follow @cjciaramella October 29, 2014 3:50 pm Several U.S. senators are considering reforms to federal civil asset forfeiture laws—which allow the government to seize citizens’ property even if they are not convicted or charged with a crime—following several high-profile investigations by news outlets. On Sunday, the New York Times published a front-page investigation of several cases...
  October 30, 2014  

Asset forfeiture, drug legalization, and the mainstreaming of libertarian ideas

Asset forfeiture, drug legalization, and the mainstreaming of libertarian ideas Sunday’s New York Times article on the dangers of asset forfeiture abuse follows a major multi-part series on the same subject in the Washington Post. Last year, the liberal New Yorker also published a major article on the issue. As both the Times and the Post emphasize, the present asset forfeiture system in many states allows law enforcement agencies to seize property even if the owner has not been convicted or even charged with any property. Often, the police then get to keep the proceeds...

Police shoot man in Back of the Yards

Police shoot man in Back of the YardsChicago TribuneChicago police Deputy Chief Scott Ruiz briefs media on a police-involved shooting at 51st and Wood Streets early Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune). Chicago police Deputy Chief Scott Ruiz briefs media on a police-involved shooting ...Authorities responding to police-involved shooting in Back of the Yards Chicago Sun-Times
  October 30, 2014  

One dead in Natchitoches officer-involved shooting

One dead in Natchitoches officer-involved shooting One dead in Natchitoches officer-involved shootingShreveport TimesAuthorities say Robert Vercher, 26, of Natchitoches, was hit several times in an exchange of gunfire after two Natchitoches sheriff's deputies arrived at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 126 Second St., to serve a protective order around 2:49 p.m. According ...Officer-involved shooting at church leaves suspect dead in Natchitoches KTBSOne person injured in officer involved shooting in Natchitoches KSLA-TV
  October 30, 2014  

Norwich PD make drug bust

Norwich PD make drug bustWTNHPupa, who has several prior arrests and convictions, as well as other pending drug related cases, was charged with possession of heroin and possession of heroin with intent to sell, according to police. He is being held on a $50,000 bond with awaiting ...
  October 30, 2014  

Robbery

Incidents listed are selected by the Officer In Charge of each shift that may have significant public interest. Incidents listed are not inclusive of all incidents. Requests for information can be directed to the MPD Records Unit: (608) 266-4075. Incident Report for Case #2014-356895 Incident Type Robbery Incident Date 10/29/2014 - 9:12 PM Address 260...