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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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February 18, 2015

Video: Man claims Ore. cops assaulted him, video reveals he attacked self

A suspect brought in for questioning later punched himself in the face and then signed an assault complaint against detectives - Full Story
February 17, 2015

Feds: Mail soaked with drugs was big 'hit' with Fla. inmates

Postcards were laced with a hallucinogenic drug that has similar effects as LSD - Full Story
February 17, 2015
Police: NJ man created black ice to mask DUI crash

Police: NJ man created black ice to mask DUI crash

Man poured water on a freezing road to try to fool officers into thinking the cause of his drunken car crash was black ice - Full Story
February 16, 2015

Police: Texas man left prosthetic arm at scene of crime

The suspect fled on foot after crashing his vehicle as a result of drunk driving - Full Story
February 16, 2015

Police dodge thrown fridge in bizarre tractor-trailer pursuit

The driver, identified as Christopher Charles Boyer, 47, of Mifflintown, is charged with aggravated assault, fleeing or attempting to elude, reckless endangering, and resisting arrest - Full Story
February 15, 2015
Police: NJ man posed as fake twin to get out of tickets

Police: NJ man posed as fake twin to get out of tickets

Olawale Agoro, of Hackensack, now faces charges of hindering apprehension, false swearing and resisting arrest - Full Story
February 14, 2015

Ore. police arrest two robbers who used underwear as disguises

The robbers' "hoods" were actually boxer brief-style underwear in a camouflage pattern - Full Story
February 12, 2015

Charges dismissed for woman who threw bacon into Mass. police station

Lindsey McNamara, of Ashland, was charged with disorderly conduct and malicious destruction of property after the Dec. 26 incident - Full Story
February 12, 2015

Video: Crash victims grab, subdue suspect in Dallas pursuit

If you're going to crash into a car while fleeing police, don't crash into these people - Full Story
February 11, 2015

Dog thwarts robbery in Maine, bites suspect in face

Employee refused to hand over money and was holding onto his dog when the animal lunged at the robber - Full Story



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