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April 17, 2014
Mont. suspect licks officer's eye during arrest

Mont. suspect licks officer's eye during arrest

Police say when officers tried to put suspect in a patrol car; he licked one of their eyes - Full Story
April 17, 2014

Texas officials unclear on methods of enforcing new hoarding law

The Houston City Council unanimously approved an anti-hoarding ordinance Wednesday without a clear idea of how it will be enforced - Full Story
April 17, 2014
Denver police investigate dispatch, 911 response time after killing

Denver police investigate dispatch, 911 response time after killing

Police officials said internal investigation will focus on the time it took officers to respond to the home, and whether dispatchers properly prioritized call - Full Story
April 17, 2014

Holder urges use of OD-reversal drug Narcan

Attorney General Eric Holder has urged first responders to use an overdose-reversal drug to help save lives amid a nationwide resurgence in heroin abuse - Full Story
April 16, 2014

Cop goes undercover as Amish woman to catch Pa. flasher

A male police officer spent much of December and January dressed as an Amish woman in hopes of scaring off a man suspected of exposing himself to children - Full Story
April 16, 2014

Video: Crazed man dies after resisting TASER, attacking cops

Police attempted to subdue suspect after he resisted being placed in handcuffs and fought the officers. A TASER was deployed multiple times, but did not stop him - Full Story
April 16, 2014

Report: NYC gun violence on rise

The number of shootings in NYC has increased during the past several weeks after months of declines - Full Story
April 16, 2014

Colo. PD works toward 50 percent female force

Department will begin accepting applications for its January 2015 police academy, and it's pushing for a larger percentage of women and minority applicants - Full Story
April 15, 2014

Ill. cops' new fleet of squad cars still not on road

Row upon row of brand-new squad cars sit in a parking lot not far from the state fairgrounds in Springfield, waiting to be driven out onto state highways - Full Story
April 15, 2014

Sheriff's services may bolster dwindling Calif. police force

With an eye to stock the city's draining pool of officers, Santa Clara County may offer the services of sheriff's deputies to help temporarily cope - Full Story



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