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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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April 14, 2015
Fla. police impersonator pulls over detectives

Fla. police impersonator pulls over detectives

69-year-old John Arthur Benedict was driving a white Crown Victoria with strobe lights and police markings when he flashed his lights at two deputies - Full Story
April 13, 2015

Police: NJ man stole pal's car to avoid missing court hearing

New charges came after a man reported his car missing Friday morning - Full Story
April 13, 2015
Suspect in Ind. shooting turns self in after taking weekend to 'chill'

Suspect in Ind. shooting turns self in after taking weekend to 'chill'

A suspect in an April 5 shooting that injured five people has turned himself in after telling police he wanted "to chill this weekend" - Full Story
April 13, 2015
Wash. deputies find cabin that family reported stolen

Wash. deputies find cabin that family reported stolen

Deputies following a tip found the cabin Thursday morning about 10 miles from its original location - Full Story
April 10, 2015
Teacher suspended after third-grade class writes notes to cop killer

Teacher suspended after third-grade class writes notes to cop killer

Teacher assigned her third-grade class to write "get well" letters to a sick inmate convicted of killing a Philly cop - Full Story
April 10, 2015
NY man drives drunk from courthouse after DWI conviction

NY man drives drunk from courthouse after DWI conviction

Man was drunk during Monday's court appearance and told not to attempt to drive home - Full Story
April 08, 2015
Authorities: Man stashed 2 pounds of heroin in underwear

Authorities: Man stashed 2 pounds of heroin in underwear

Customs officials at Kennedy International Airport say they discovered shrink-wrapped cylinders in the underwear of a Colombian man - Full Story
April 07, 2015

Kan. man gets 4 years for beheading man with guitar string

The victim's brother, Tom Gerety, called the justice system "a joke" after learning how long Harris would serve - Full Story
April 06, 2015

Okla. cops intercept meth-stuffed Easter Bunny

Officers donned FedEx uniforms and delivered the package themselves - Full Story



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