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January 14, 2016

Police: Miscommunication led to fatal shooting of fugitive who ignored 24 commands

In the days that followed, authorities learned that the fugitive was not wanted for attempted murder - Full Story
January 13, 2016

Man who sent selfie to replace mugshot is arrested in Fla.

The police department has posted on its Facebook page a new mugshot of the suspect smiling - Full Story
January 03, 2016

US marshal kills SC murder suspect

U.S. Marshals Service deputy in South Dakota shot and killed a man who was wanted in a homicide in South Carolina - Full Story
December 29, 2015

Man on the lam since 1986 caught in SC

The man was convicted in April 1984 on two counts of receiving stolen goods - Full Story
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

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