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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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December 08, 2007

Pa. police find 6-foot alligator during arrest

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette PITTSBURGH — Police found an alligator and an emaciated pit bull when they... - Full Story
December 07, 2007

PoliceOne Member Photo of the Week 12/7/07 - B & E through chimneys

"We had multiple reports of an overweight man breaking and entering into houses through the chimney... - Full Story
December 07, 2007

Ind. 'bell ringer' arrested for shoplifting

By The Associated Press ANDERSON, Ind. — A Salvation Army bell ringer sang ''The First Noel'' while shoplifting... - Full Story
December 06, 2007

Fla. officers help lost couple deliver baby

The Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO - Three Orlando police officers helped deliver a baby on the side of a road... - Full Story
December 05, 2007

NYPD officer sues over firing, blames meatballs

The Associated Press NEW YORK — A counterterrorism detective who says his failed drug test came because... - Full Story
December 05, 2007

Police chase, fatally shoot escaped cows

The Associated Press DANVILLE, Pa. — A Danville police officer has shot and killed two cows that escaped... - Full Story
December 04, 2007

N.C. officers gear up for police deer hunt

By Marti Maguire The News & Observer SMITHFIELD, N.C. — Police detectives here are hunting some unusual... - Full Story
December 04, 2007

Call about nude photos leads to drug arrest in Utah

The Deseret Morning News PROVO, Utah — Police responding to a domestic-violence call over nude photos... - Full Story
December 04, 2007

Okla. officer injured in collision with horse

The Associated Press TULSA, Okla. — A Tulsa, Okla., police officer is recovering from a head injury he... - Full Story
December 04, 2007

Colo. couple says police killed their medical marijuana

By The Associated Press FORT COLLINS, Colo. — A couple whose medical-marijuana plants were seized are... - Full Story

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