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In the Rural Law Enforcement section you'll find news reports and expert articles about what it means to be a police officer in rural America. Early in America’s history, officers rode on horseback from town to town, either alone or with a small posse. Police work has changed drastically since then, but if you patrol in a rural area, you probably have some idea how those cops felt.
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October 15, 2012
Prostitute patrons can't hide their faces anymore

Prostitute patrons can't hide their faces anymore

Incident is just the latest place to enlist public shaming as a preventive measure - Full Story
October 15, 2012
Calif. farmer sets trap for metal thieves

Calif. farmer sets trap for metal thieves

Criminals tearing up expensive equipment to retrieve copper, other metals; scrap values have increased in recent months - Full Story
October 02, 2012

Deer poacher convicted of killing Pa. wildlife officer

Defense attorneys had acknowledged that Johnson fatally shot Wildlife Conservation Officer David Grove in November 2010 - Full Story
August 31, 2012

Vt. man accused of crushing cruisers released

Suspect allegedly destroyed a line of squad cars with his dad's tractor - Full Story
August 23, 2012

Police marksman kills runaway cow in Mont.

The cow charged at a man, who was taken to the hospital, from under a tree - Full Story
August 12, 2012

Canadian officer killed during call at ranch

Rod Lazenby was a municipal officer who enforced bylaws - Full Story
August 10, 2012

Video: Utah deputy frees moose from swingset

A Weber County Sheriff's deputy found himself face to face with the moose whose antlers were wrapped up in a backyard swing - Full Story
August 06, 2012

$50K bail for accused cruiser-crushing farmer

Authorities said the suspect used a large farm tractor like a monster truck and drove over seven police vehicles - Full Story
August 06, 2012
NY police save baby deer from 20-foot-deep manhole

NY police save baby deer from 20-foot-deep manhole

Officers spent several hours lifting up the fawn, then released it into the woods - Full Story
August 03, 2012

Vt. farmer crushes cruisers with tractor

Police say 34-year-old Roger Pion, angry about his arrest last month, destroyed more than half the department's fleet - Full Story

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