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Week 237 Volume 1
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Boxing drill for Texas state troopers has history of severe injuries
AUSTIN, Texas- Three-dozen state trooper recruits have suffered concussions since 1997 in the same boxing training program that led to a recent trainee's death, and another has been paralyzed since he was punched 17 years ago, newspapers reported Saturday ... Full Story

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Troubled Ga. department tries to rebuild
ALBANY, Ga. - Police Cpl. Robert Ponder used to wear his uniform proudly in restaurants on his lunch break. But that changed over the last two years when at least 16 of his fellow Albany officers were dismissed or suspended - some charged with or convicted of crimes ... Full Story

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Suspect sought in killing of Mo. officer
As police mourned the loss of a suburban St. Louis officer ambushed and killed while investigating a fireworks disturbance, the search continued for the man who shot him. Kirkwood Sgt. William McEntee died at a hospital several hours after the shooting, which occurred about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday ... Full Story

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U.S. sheriffs believe meth is country's top drug problem
[Evansville, IN]
Calif. gang unit officer shot in the neck, saved by his bulletproof vest
[Fontana, CA]
Dozens arrested on cockfighting, animal cruelty charges in South Carolina
[Florence, SC]
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[Pullman, WA]

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Off-duty Philadelphia cop killed in motorcycle accident
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Study: Lethal chemicals stored near nation's largest population centers
[Washington, D.C.]
Denver Latino police group alleges bias, criticizes brass over hiring, promotions
[Denver, CO]
Intelligence officials believe 50 terror groups have presence in Canada
[Toronto, Canada]

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