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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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September 18, 2014
TV show helps spur arrest in 1997 Ariz. killing

TV show helps spur arrest in 1997 Ariz. killing

A television show that featured the nearly two-decade-old killing of an Arizona teenager and her unborn baby helped lead to the arrest of her ex-boyfriend - Full Story
September 18, 2014

Police: Lonely Pa. man made repeated 911 calls

Man has been charged with making three 911 calls to report bogus emergencies simply because he was lonely and wanted paramedics to show up - Full Story
September 17, 2014
Mich. woman holds off thief, then gives birth

Mich. woman holds off thief, then gives birth

A woman gave birth after she and her family captured a purse snatcher in a grocery store parking lot - Full Story
September 12, 2014

Video: Secret Service nabs White House intruder in 'Pokémon' gear

The officers with their guns drawn ordered the man to lie down - Full Story
September 12, 2014

Police: Intruder caught cooking corn in Mass. home

When the resident went to investigate, he found an intruder cooking corn on the cob on the stove - Full Story
September 11, 2014

Cops: NY man hid drugs in anti-drug stuffed animal

22-year-old was found with marijuana, cocaine and LSD hidden inside a stuffed animal dressed in an anti-drug T-shirt - Full Story
September 11, 2014
Photo: Cops snap picture of alleged sleeping Fla. burglar

Photo: Cops snap picture of alleged sleeping Fla. burglar

Accused burglar continued snoozing next to a bag of jewelry he was allegedly planning to swipe even after deputies began snapping pictures of him - Full Story
September 10, 2014

Tenn. man busted for drugs after pocket-dial

Police arrested a man for drugs after he pocket-dialed 911 and dispatchers heard him talking about getting high and going to a drug dealer''s house - Full Story
September 08, 2014

Shaq applies to be Fla. reserve officer

The 7-foot-1 O’Neal is still going through the application process as well as a background check - Full Story
September 05, 2014

Police arrest men in bizarre Ariz. kidnapping

Police rescued a 16-year-old boy they say had been beaten, blindfolded and bound after being kidnapped for ransom because his captors believed he came from a wealthy family - Full Story



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