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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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June 26, 2007

Citizens sit on suspect until police arrive

By Bill Novak The Capital Times MADISON, Wis. — Two men caught and held a burglary suspect by literally... - Full Story
June 21, 2007

Baltimore police run out of pants

By Annie Linskey The Baltimore Sun BALTIMORE, MD. — The Baltimore Police Department doesn't have any... - Full Story
June 21, 2007

Crook uses fake leg in assault

By Walter Pacheco The Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO, Fla. — A robber in a wheelchair used his prosthetic leg... - Full Story
June 20, 2007

Pa. man breaks into house, steals salad

The Associated Press SOMERSET, Pa. — Someone kicked in the door of a man's apartment, stuck a knife in... - Full Story
June 19, 2007

Fla. robber gets bit by poisonous snakes

By Katie Fretland Orlando Sentinel BUSHNELL, Fla. — When employees at the local Wal-Mart saw a man wandering... - Full Story
June 18, 2007

Could robot be cops' best friend?

By Stephen Wall San Bernardino County Sun REDLANDS — You are driving on a desolate highway late at night.... - Full Story
June 15, 2007

Miss. police search for runaway bull

The Associated Press TUPELO, Miss. — Police are still looking for a runaway bull that strolled through... - Full Story
June 14, 2007

Package raises a stink at D.C. post office

The Associated Press WASHINGTON D.C. — A foul-smelling package that led to the evacuation of a post office... - Full Story
June 13, 2007

La. security guard arrested for claiming to be cop

The Advocate BAKER, La. — Police arrested a security guard accused of handcuffing two people Sunday while... - Full Story
June 06, 2007

Idaho probation officer resigns after fabricating threats against himself

By Heather Wells, Idaho Falls Post Register REXBURG, Idaho — A Madison County juvenile probation officer... - Full Story



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