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Late last month a passerby noticed a man holding a gun to another man’s head in Decatur, Alabama, so police were called. Multiple officers responded following the May 24 call, police told WAAY-TV, and officers detained two men matching the passerby’s description — and it turns out one of them indeed had a handgun. But
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Amid the United Kingdoms efforts to stem the tide of knife attacks — some of which has resulted in widespread mockery — one police department is getting hammered for a Twitter photo. In a Tuesday post, the Regents Park Police force said it “conducted weapons sweeps, dealt with a person injured from a van reversing
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A student art project showing a pig dressed in a police uniform was removed before the opening of an art show in Madeira, Ohio, after complaints, the Cincinnati Enquirer reported. The artwork was being displayed in the Madeira Municipal Building, which also houses the police department, WCPO-TV reported — and that sparked outraged calls to
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A Dade City, Florida, man was arrested last week and charged with impersonating a law enforcement officer after allegedly trying to pull over a real life detective while playing cop. What are the details? According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, 26-year-old Matthew Erris used his 2007 Chevrolet TrailBlazer — complete with flashing red and
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A former Baltimore Police Department sergeant has been indicted for allegedly planting a pellet gun on a suspect who was deliberately run over by a fellow sergeant in 2014. The second sergeant was the leader of a now-defunct corrupt elite task force within the department, and was later convicted of several crimes. What are the
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Democratic lawmakers in Illinois have proposed a bill that would force gun buyers to reveal their social media accounts to police before purchasing a firearm. State Rep. Daniel Didech, one of the bill’s sponsors, told WBBM-TV that the bill’s purpose was meant to identify those who may have mental health issues before they’re approved to
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Voters in Washington state overwhelmingly passed a ballot initiative dubbed I-1639 in November, imposing a number of new gun control measures. However, law enforcement officials representing districts opposed to the sweeping regulations say the restrictions are unconstitutional and are therefore refusing to enforce them. What are the details? According to the Seattle Times, I-1639 passed
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An investigation by the Sunday Mirror has revealed Britain’s worst ever grooming scandal, which saw authorities paralysed for 40 years by fears of “racism” accusations as grooming gangs victimised up to a thousand girls in Telford. The left-leaning newspaper claims its 18-month investigation found “abuse on unprecedented levels”, with three women being killed when abuser Azhar
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