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February 24, 2014
Wiretaps, aides led to arrest of Mexican drug lord

Wiretaps, aides led to arrest of Mexican drug lord

As Mexican troops forced their way into Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's main hideout in Culiacan, the country's most powerful drug lord sneaked out of the house through an escape tunnel beneath the bathtub - Full Story
December 12, 2013

Cops: Man steals from dead man before calling 911

An acquaintance found the man dead and stole some of his artwork before reporting the death - Full Story
December 06, 2013
Woman monitoring police scanner unknowingly Tweeted husband's death

Woman monitoring police scanner unknowingly Tweeted husband's death

She tweeted about a tragic fatal accident to her followers after hearing it come over the police scanner - Full Story
December 05, 2013

Audio: 911 calls from Newtown show calm response

One caller told police in a trembling, breathless voice that a gunman was shooting inside the building - Full Story
December 04, 2013

Newtown to release 911 calls from school shooting

The AP will review the tapes' content and determine what might meet its standards before releasing material - Full Story
November 26, 2013

Boyfriend accused of killing Ark. police dispatcher

Kevin Duck is accused of killing Dawna Natzke after leaving a holiday party in 2011 - Full Story
November 12, 2013

Audio: 911 call from deadly Texas rampage released

Terrell police release 911 recordings from shooting rampage that left five people dead - Full Story
November 11, 2013

Judge: Newtown 911 tapes to remain secret

Judge Eliot Prescott said he will listen to the recordings, then issue a decision at a hearing scheduled for Nov. 25 - Full Story
November 06, 2013

Tenn. police music video aims to cut down on 911 calls

Officer Jeff Carson repeatedly belts out the non-emergency number in a catchy tune - Full Story
October 22, 2013

Audio: Shots fired after wife found with younger man

The man, 68, told police he feared for his safety when he found the 22-year-old in bed with his wife, 63 - Full Story

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