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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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August 14, 2014

Calif. women call police over cat's furry fury

Two San Diego County women had to get help from police after being trapped in a bedroom by a family cat that a neighbor calls "a ball of fury" - Full Story
August 13, 2014

Police: Chicken crossing road blocks Ore. traffic

Civilian who called the police assured the dispatcher he was not joking - Full Story
August 11, 2014

Wanted man wins police-sponsored doughnut-eating contest, arrested

The competition was for the Elizabeth City Police Department’s National Night Out Against Crime event - Full Story
August 10, 2014

Trending topics: When a standoff gets strange

By PoliceOne Staff Standoff situations can be some of the most volatile and dangerous events a police... - Full Story
August 10, 2014
Wanted: Repeat bank robber with fondness for hats

Wanted: Repeat bank robber with fondness for hats

Police say the man donned a range of wacky headpieces as he committed eight bank robberies in New York over the course of 2 ½ months - Full Story
August 09, 2014
Toddler squeezes through White House fence

Toddler squeezes through White House fence

A toddler slipping through slats in the gate caught the eyes of the gun-toting officers who are charged with protecting the president - Full Story
August 07, 2014

Video: Car thief sings along to 'Best Day of My Life' in bait car

The man is all smiles until APD remotely shuts the car off - Full Story
August 05, 2014

NM man blames robbery on stomach scratch

Man says he merely scratched his stomach and didn't pull a gun when a grocery store clerk handed him cash - Full Story
August 04, 2014

Police: Ill. woman eats cookies, roomate tries to kill her

When a man's female roommate ate three Chips Ahoy cookies, it apparently sent him into a frenzy, which almost resulted in her death - Full Story
August 03, 2014

Drunk gets in unmarked Pa. police car with officers inside

Police say the woman sat in the driver's seat and told the two plainclothes officers that she intended to drive the vehicle to where she was parked - Full Story

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