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Bizarre Beat

The Bizarre Beat topic gives police officers a place to get news articles of the weird, including the naked protesters, drunks in clown costumes, and all other oddball encounters cops have on the street on a daily basis. The job is deadly serious, but there are dozens of calls for service that leave the responding officers shaking their heads and laughing as they get back into their squads.
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Ore. man leads pursuit, says he didn't want to be late for work

Ore. man leads pursuit, says he didn't want to be late for work

Later apologized for not pulling over and said he feared he would be fired if he was late for work - Full Story

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Police Limit Comic: March 29, 2015 Garey McKee - Police Limit Comic Strip

Police Limit Comic: March 29, 2015

Police Limit Comic is published on PoliceOne every Sunday. For more than a decade, the strip's ca... - Full Story

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Ala. man shoots at police with bow and arrow, prompts standoff

The suspect fired an arrow at police, then retreated into his apartment, prompting a 4-hour standoff - Full Story

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Cops: Pa. suspect left behind credit card used to jimmy garage door

Trespassing suspect used his own credit card to jimmy open a garage door, then left it behind when the homeowner suddenly appeared - Full Story

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Lawyer says Calif. kidnapping wasn't a hoax, boyfriend was drugged

Lawyer says Calif. kidnapping wasn't a hoax, boyfriend was drugged

Police said they weren't able to contact either Denise Huskins or her family members by Wednesday's end and do not know where she is - Full Story

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Cardboard 'Most Interesting Man' fails as carpool-lane ruse

Cardboard 'Most Interesting Man' fails as carpool-lane ruse

A Washington State Patrol trooper says it's by far the best carpool scam he's seen, but it didn't work - Full Story

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Police seek remedy for NC neighbor who stands at his door naked

Police say that, while the man may be annoying his neighbors, he hasn't been charged because what he's done isn't illegal.

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Police seek remedy for NC neighbor who stands at his door naked

Police say that, while the man may be annoying his neighbors, he hasn't been charged because what he's done isn't illegal - Full Story

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Trending Topics: When an arrest comes easy

By PoliceOne Staff Every once in a while, criminals make cops' lives a little easier with the baffling... - Full Story



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