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November 06, 2015

Authorities catch man who escaped Ohio prison in '78

The fugitive escaped from a state prison by sawing through prison bars and cutting through a fence - Full Story
October 30, 2015

Fugitive cop shooter dies in Ky. shootout after manhunt

Suspect was armed with a handgun and exchanged gunfire with the officers - Full Story
October 29, 2015

2 state manhunt for fugitive cop shooter intensifies

The fugitive is accused of shooting at police in two states - Full Story
September 30, 2015

Ore. fugitive wanted for 24 years in 'sex slave' case is arrested

The fugitive was arrested by immigration authorities in Mexico - Full Story
September 05, 2015

'Significant' new evidence found in Ill. cop slaying

Authorities have not revealed what it was due to ongoing investigation - Full Story
September 03, 2015
Tech-savvy NY cop uses app to locate suspect, halt crime spree

Tech-savvy NY cop uses app to locate suspect, halt crime spree

Authorities arrested a suspect by tracking him through a smartphone - Full Story
August 30, 2015

Authorities capture man in 1991 death of former girlfriend

Media outlets report that U.S. Marshalls captured Rodney Cooke in connection with the death of Adrian Sauls 24 years ago - Full Story
August 26, 2015

Fugitive killed after pursuit, shootout with NM police

A suspect with two felony warrants was killed in a shootout after he refused to stop for speeding and started firing - Full Story
August 16, 2015
Target of 2-week manhunt killed in California

Target of 2-week manhunt killed in California

Benjamin Peter Ashley was struck by two deputies who tried to stop him as he walked on a rural road toward foothills east of Bakersfield - Full Story
August 06, 2015

Autopsy shows escaped NY prisoner drunk when killed

Toxicology tests show prison escapee Richard Matt was drunk when fatally shot by border patrol agents - Full Story

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