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ABC 6 Providence
North Providence Police have no confidence in acting chiefBy: Elisha Kay Aldrich Last Friday, North Providence Police union has cast a 9
North Providence Police have no confidence in acting chief
ABC 6 Providence / Posted an hour ago
By: Elisha Kay Aldrich Last Friday, North Providence Police union has cast a 90 percent vote of no confidence in the acting chief, Lieutenant Christopher Pelagio. Pelagio was appointed acting chief in December of 2014, but according to a media... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
SJPD clarify when officers can use chokeholdsRelated Stories SAN JOSE, Calif. (BCN) - San Jose police banned the use of cho
SJPD clarify when officers can use chokeholds
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 15 hours ago
Related Stories SAN JOSE, Calif. (BCN) - San Jose police banned the use of chokeholds as a tactic to overcome resistance today, but still allows them as a deadly force option and permits a similar hold that doesn't compress the windpipe. Police... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Phahlane: Psychologist positions at SAPS will be filled The acting commissioner says on-the-job development & international training
Phahlane: Psychologist positions at SAPS will be filled
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 hours ago
The acting commissioner says on-the-job development & international training will attract psychologists. FILE. Acting National Police Commissioner Lieutenant-General Johannes Khomotso... Read more
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Times of Malta
Local warden agency paying €36,000 in rent to PBSA building earmarked by the national broadcaster to serve as a TV studio and a
Local warden agency paying €36,000 in rent to PBS
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
A building earmarked by the national broadcaster to serve as a TV studio and a sound stage has been rented to the new local enforcement agency. Television House was part of a €10 million plan announced by PBS in 2012 to transform the whole area in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Police dragnet out for Spanish murder suspectPolice question Pritsana Saen-ubon, 22, of Surin, who said she was with Artur S
Police dragnet out for Spanish murder suspect
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
Police question Pritsana Saen-ubon, 22, of Surin, who said she was with Artur Segarra when he saw his face on the TV news on Friday and fled. She said she had no knowledge of his activities. (Photo by Nopparat Kingkaew) Related Stories Police have... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
HPD unveils new tips, alerts websitePolice in Hazleton want to start conversations with people they protect through
HPD unveils new tips, alerts website
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Police in Hazleton want to start conversations with people they protect through a new website. At hazletonpolice.com, officers plan to share information by issuing emergency alerts and posting as maps of where crimes occur. In return, they hope to... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Moraga police chief hired as interim town managerMORAGA -- Lawmakers have hired Moraga's police chief to temporarily serve as th
Moraga police chief hired as interim town manager
Oakland Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
MORAGA -- Lawmakers have hired Moraga's police chief to temporarily serve as the town's top administrator. The City Council unanimously approved Jan. 27 a contract with police Chief Robert Priebe to become interim town manager. Priebe will stay in... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Moraga police chief hired as interim town managerMORAGA -- Lawmakers have hired Moraga's police chief to temporarily serve as th
Moraga police chief hired as interim town manager
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
MORAGA -- Lawmakers have hired Moraga's police chief to temporarily serve as the town's top administrator. The City Council unanimously approved Jan. 27 a contract with police Chief Robert Priebe to become interim town manager. Priebe will stay in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unamid Sector East Hands Over Completed Qips ProjectsOn 21 January 2016, UNAMID's Sector East handed over Quick Impact Projects (QPI
Unamid Sector East Hands Over Completed Qips Projects
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
On 21 January 2016, UNAMID's Sector East handed over Quick Impact Projects (QPIs) comprising of a two-classroom building and a four- latrine building to the Principal of Al-Um Basic School for Girls, in El Daein, Central Darfur. On behalf of UNAMID... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Father Confessed to Killing Child, Her Mother: Court DocsThe Maryland man charged with murdering his 2-year-old daughter and her mother
Father Confessed to Killing Child, Her Mother: Court Docs
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
The Maryland man charged with murdering his 2-year-old daughter and her mother confessed to lying in wait for the mother and child outside their home early Tuesday and then shooting them each multiple times, court documents show. Daron... Read more
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NBC New York
Father Confessed to Killing Child, Her Mother: Court DocsThe Maryland man charged with murdering his 2-year-old daughter and her mother
Father Confessed to Killing Child, Her Mother: Court Docs
NBC New York / Posted 5 days ago
The Maryland man charged with murdering his 2-year-old daughter and her mother confessed to lying in wait for the mother and child outside their home early Tuesday and then shooting them each multiple times, court documents show. Daron... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Two Struthers police captains charged with neglect of duty in jail hangingSTRUTHERS Two Struthers police captains face neglect-of-duty charges in the Se
Two Struthers police captains charged with neglect of duty in jail hanging
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
STRUTHERS Two Struthers police captains face neglect-of-duty charges in the Sept. 10 hanging death of inmate Peter Bugno, 43. Struthers Safety Director Ed Wildes sent notices Wednesday to Capt. Michael Leonard and Capt. Patrick Bundy informing them... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Niles mayor to present revised plan to stateMayor Thomas Scarnecchia told a jammed city council chambers he has completed w
Niles mayor to present revised plan to state
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
Mayor Thomas Scarnecchia told a jammed city council chambers he has completed work on a revised financial-recovery plan and will present it to the city’s state-appointed financial supervisors today. “We’re finally getting there,” Scarnecchia said... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
City of Newburgh will have new police chief after Cameron refuses to take examCITY OF NEWBURGH – Police Chief Dan Cameron is skipping the civil-service exam
City of Newburgh will have new police chief after Cameron refuses to take exam
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 5 days ago
CITY OF NEWBURGH – Police Chief Dan Cameron is skipping the civil-service exam he needs to take to remain chief, capping a feud with the City of Newburgh’s Civil Service Commission over its decision to give an all-comers chiefs test rather than one... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Niles mayor will present new financial plan to the stateThere was a strong sense of frustration in Niles as council met for the first t
Niles mayor will present new financial plan to the state
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 5 days ago
There was a strong sense of frustration in Niles as council met for the first time after announcing the layoffs of three police officers and three firefighters. Taxpayers packed Council Chambers, Wednesday evening. Many sounded off following... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Struthers police captains face charges in jail hangingSTRUTHERS Two Struthers police captains face neglect-of-duty charges in the Se
Struthers police captains face charges in jail hanging
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
STRUTHERS Two Struthers police captains face neglect-of-duty charges in the Sept. 10 hanging death of inmate Peter Bugno, 43. Struthers Safety Director Ed Wildes sent notices Wednesday to Capt. Michael Leonard and Capt. Patrick Bundy informing them... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Dad Charged With Killing 2-Old, Toddler's MotherThe man accused of killing his 2-year-old daughter and her mother had recently
Dad Charged With Killing 2-Old, Toddler's Mother
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
The man accused of killing his 2-year-old daughter and her mother had recently been involved in a child support case and was ordered to pay $600 a month, News4 has learned. Daron Boswell-Johnson was charged with murder Wednesday morning in the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Dad Charged With Killing 2-Old, Toddler's MotherThe man accused of killing his 2-year-old daughter and her mother had recently
Dad Charged With Killing 2-Old, Toddler's Mother
NBC Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
The man accused of killing his 2-year-old daughter and her mother had recently been involved in a child support case and was ordered to pay $600 a month, News4 has learned. Daron Boswell-Johnson was charged with murder Wednesday morning in the... Read more
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NBC Washington
Father Charged in Deaths of 2-Old Daughter & Her MotherThe father of a 2-year-old girl charged with killing her and her mother had bee
Father Charged in Deaths of 2-Old Daughter & Her Mother
NBC Washington / Posted 6 days ago
The father of a 2-year-old girl charged with killing her and her mother had been involved in a child support case with the girl's mother recently and was ordered to pay $600 a month, News4 has learned. Daron Boswell-Johnson was charged with murder... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Buffalo police chief releases name of man shot dead in homeActing Police Chief Steve Kenall released some more details on Tuesday on a fat
Buffalo police chief releases name of man shot dead in home
KY3 Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
Acting Police Chief Steve Kenall released some more details on Tuesday on a fatal shooting at a home at 612 N. Maple St. last Saturday. Kenall said investigators are still working to determine if the shooting was self-defense. Kenall says the... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Buffalo police chief releases name of man shot dead in homeActing Police Chief Steve Kenall released some more details on Tuesday on a fat
Buffalo police chief releases name of man shot dead in home
KSPR Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
Acting Police Chief Steve Kenall released some more details on Tuesday on a fatal shooting at a home at 612 N. Maple St. last Saturday. Kenall said investigators are still working to determine if the shooting was self-defense. Kenall says the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
At least 2 minors hurt in Tacurong City bomb blastTACURONG CITY—At least two minors were injured when an improvised explosive dev
At least 2 minors hurt in Tacurong City bomb blast
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
TACURONG CITY—At least two minors were injured when an improvised explosive device went off here around 2 p.m. Tuesday. Supt. Ranie Hachuela, acting police chief, said the bomb—placed on the engine compartment of a car—exploded outside a pharmacy... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Security experts back SAPS transitionPhahlane announced yesterday that the police's detective services, forensic ser
Security experts back SAPS transition
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
Phahlane announced yesterday that the police's detective services, forensic services and crime intelligence would become a new division known as crime detection. "The three are key when it comes to the investigation of crime. It unpacks the 2014... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mondli Zuma to Be Appointed Mpuma Top CopBy Genevieve Quintal, News24 A senior police officer who was suspended pending
Mondli Zuma to Be Appointed Mpuma Top Cop
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
By Genevieve Quintal, News24 A senior police officer who was suspended pending a criminal investigation against him is expected to be back in the saddle soon. Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma, whose appointment as Gauteng police commissioner was... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mondli Zuma set to be appointed Mpumalanga top copGenevieve Quintal, News24 Johannesburg - A senior police officer who was suspe
Mondli Zuma set to be appointed Mpumalanga top cop
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
Genevieve Quintal, News24 Johannesburg - A senior police officer who was suspended pending a criminal investigation against him is expected to be back in the saddle soon. Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma, whose appointment as Gauteng police... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Nkandla cop is backToday Zuma will take over as Mpumalanga provincial commissioner - nearly three
Nkandla cop is back
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
Today Zuma will take over as Mpumalanga provincial commissioner - nearly three years after he had to step down from the Gauteng job. But the new commissioner comes with a history of controversy in both his personal and work life. He was only in the... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
No exemptions from gun ban – vice guvBACOLOD City – Negros Occidental Vice Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson said "no loc
No exemptions from gun ban – vice guv
The Daily Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
BACOLOD City – Negros Occidental Vice Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson said "no local candidate together with his/her group should be exempted from the gun ban." Lacson made the stand after Atty. Jessie Suarez, provincial election supervisor, said they... Read more
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Perth Now
600 crimes committed in WA everyday600 crimes against people or property everyday in WA last year Domestic assaul
600 crimes committed in WA everyday
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
600 crimes against people or property everyday in WA last year Domestic assaulst up 22 per cent, Homicides up 19 per cent in 12 months WA Police Commissioner admits police don’t have answers for crime surge 40 extra police officers will be used to... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
A California police chief is named chief of police in TempeTEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - A California police chief has been named chief of police in
A California police chief is named chief of police in Tempe
The Record Searchlight / Posted 10 days ago
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - A California police chief has been named chief of police in the Phoenix suburb of Tempe. City officials on Friday announced the appointment of Sylvia Moir, who has been the police chief in El Cerrito, California for more than... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Tempe appoints new police chief; first external pick since 1968Sylvia Moir, the chief of police in El Cerrito, California, has been appointed
Tempe appoints new police chief; first external pick since 1968
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 11 days ago
Sylvia Moir, the chief of police in El Cerrito, California, has been appointed to serve as the next chief of the Tempe Police Department. Tempe City Manager Andrew Ching announced the appointment Friday, noting that Moir is the first externally... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Splashes murder was Underbelly-style jobA hired hitman with links to organised crime shot dead Dragan Sekuljica at a No
Splashes murder was Underbelly-style job
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
A hired hitman with links to organised crime shot dead Dragan Sekuljica at a North Wollongong nightclub, police say. A hired hitman with links to organised crime shot dead Dragan Sekuljica at a North Wollongong nightclub, police say. Homicide... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Wife of Berks doctor sexually assaulted in fatal attack on beach in GrenadaAn American tourist with ties to Berks County was sexually assaulted during a f
Wife of Berks doctor sexually assaulted in fatal attack on beach in Grenada
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
An American tourist with ties to Berks County was sexually assaulted during a fatal machete attack on a beach in Grenada last weekend, said police, who noted that the suspect was released early from prison after a previous rape... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Acting police commissioner wins the hearts of MPsActing national police commissioner Kgomotso Phahlane had the usually tough por
Acting police commissioner wins the hearts of MPs
Daily Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
Acting national police commissioner Kgomotso Phahlane had the usually tough portfolio committee on police eating out of his hand yesterday as he outlined an intense three-month turnaround project that is already delivering good results. Members of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Thousands arrested for drinking, drugs over festive seasonCape Town – A total of 29 077 people were arrested for being drunk in public wh
Thousands arrested for drinking, drugs over festive season
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
Cape Town – A total of 29 077 people were arrested for being drunk in public while more than 12 000 were arrested for public drinking over the festive season, MPs heard on Thursday. The highest number of drug and alcohol related arrests were made in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Thousands arrested for drinking, drugs over festive seasonThe highest number of drug and alcohol related arrests were made in the Western
Thousands arrested for drinking, drugs over festive season
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
The highest number of drug and alcohol related arrests were made in the Western Cape, followed by Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal, acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane told Parliament’s police portfolio committee. He was presenting the results of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SAPS Makes Historic AppointmentA black woman has been appointed to head visible policing in the SAPS for the f
SAPS Makes Historic Appointment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
A black woman has been appointed to head visible policing in the SAPS for the first time in its history, acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane said on Thursday. Nobesuthu Masiye has been appointed divisional commissioner of visible policing,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
SAPS makes historic appointmentThulani Gqirana, News24 Cape Town – A black woman has been appointed to head v
SAPS makes historic appointment
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
Thulani Gqirana, News24 Cape Town – A black woman has been appointed to head visible policing in the SAPS for the first time in its history, acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane said on Thursday. Nobesuthu Masiye has been appointed... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Mayor urges Newburgh Civil Service Commission to offer promotional test for police chiefThursday, January 28, 2016 NEWBURGH – The civil service test for Newburgh po
Mayor urges Newburgh Civil Service Commission to offer promotional test for police chief
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 12 days ago
Thursday, January 28, 2016 NEWBURGH – The civil service test for Newburgh police chief administered next week is going to be an open competitive exam, meaning... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kruser Appointed Deputy National CommissionerLieutenant General Gary Kruser has been appointed deputy national police commis
Kruser Appointed Deputy National Commissioner
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Lieutenant General Gary Kruser has been appointed deputy national police commissioner. Making the announcement in Parliament on Thursday, acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane said Kruser would start in his new job on Monday. He had been... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Kruser appointed deputy national commissionerThulani Gqirana, News24 (File) (Nielen de Klerk) Cape Town – Lieutenant Gener
Kruser appointed deputy national commissioner
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
Thulani Gqirana, News24 (File) (Nielen de Klerk) Cape Town – Lieutenant General Gary Kruser has been appointed deputy national police commissioner. Making the announcement in Parliament on Thursday, acting police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
New acting PSPD Chief focused on hiring officers & spreading diversity in departmentResidents in Palm Springs got their first face-to-face chance to talk to the ne
New acting PSPD Chief focused on hiring officers & spreading diversity in department
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 12 days ago
Residents in Palm Springs got their first face-to-face chance to talk to the new acting police chief and voice their concerns about safety. The new acting Palm Springs Police Chief, Bryan Reyes, talked to a packed house for his first town hall... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Grenada man charged with murder in death of US touristST. GEORGE'S, Grenada (AP) — A man accused of killing a tourist from Georgia in
Grenada man charged with murder in death of US tourist
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
ST. GEORGE'S, Grenada (AP) — A man accused of killing a tourist from Georgia in a machete attack on an isolated beach in Grenada made his first appearance Wednesday before a judge on the Caribbean island to face a charge of capital murder. Dave... Read more
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Daily Press
Grenada man charged with murder in death of US touristA man accused of killing a tourist from Georgia in a machete attack on an isola
Grenada man charged with murder in death of US tourist
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
A man accused of killing a tourist from Georgia in a machete attack on an isolated beach in Grenada made his first appearance Wednesday before a judge on the Caribbean island to face a charge of capital murder. Dave Martin Benjamin did not enter a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Grenada man charged with murder in death of U.S. touristST. GEORGE'S, Grenada (AP) — A man accused of killing a tourist from Georgia in
Grenada man charged with murder in death of U.S. tourist
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
ST. GEORGE'S, Grenada (AP) — A man accused of killing a tourist from Georgia in a machete attack on an isolated beach in Grenada made his first appearance Wednesday before a judge on the Caribbean island to face a charge of capital murder. Dave... Read more
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ABC News
Grenada Man Charged With Murder in Death of US TouristDave Martin Benjamin did not enter a plea and was not given an opportunity to s
Grenada Man Charged With Murder in Death of US Tourist
ABC News / Posted 13 days ago
Dave Martin Benjamin did not enter a plea and was not given an opportunity to speak in the brief hearing. A lawyer has not yet been appointed to represent him. The 27-year-old could get the death penalty if convicted. Grenada has not carried out an... Read more
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WA Today
WA police commissioner Karl O'Callaghan defends police as crime statistics risePolice commissioner O'Callaghan concedes there were parts of the state's polici
WA police commissioner Karl O'Callaghan defends police as crime statistics rise
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
Police commissioner O'Callaghan concedes there were parts of the state's policing model that need work. The Western Australian police commissioner Karl O'Callaghan has defended the state's crime-fighting model amid calls from the opposition to scrap... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Push to scrap new WA policing model as crime surgesWA Frontline 2020 policing model must be scrapped, Opposition says Photo: Poli
Push to scrap new WA policing model as crime surges
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
WA Frontline 2020 policing model must be scrapped, Opposition says Photo: Police Commissioner Karl O'Callaghan refuses to accept the sustained crime wave across Perth is the "new normal". November 25, 2015 (ABC News: Andrew O'Connor) A new WA... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kayihura Fires Sipi RP Over Besigye Chaos in BukwoBukwo — The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura has suspended Sipi R
Kayihura Fires Sipi RP Over Besigye Chaos in Bukwo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Bukwo — The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura has suspended Sipi Regional police commander. Gen Kayihura, who has pitched camp in Kapchorwa District to mend NRM relations with the locals in Sebei, suspended Mr Gerald Twishime on January... Read more
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Times of Malta
That subliminal messageReviewing the first year of Muscat’s Labour administration in office, nearly tw
That subliminal message
Times of Malta / Posted 15 days ago
Reviewing the first year of Muscat’s Labour administration in office, nearly two years ago, I concluded an article in this paper, thus: “The style over substance dichotomy will finally devour the politician who indulges in such an ephemeral... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Former Chicago cop returns to advise departmentRecently retired Philadelphia police Commissioner Charles Ramsey, an architect
Former Chicago cop returns to advise department
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Recently retired Philadelphia police Commissioner Charles Ramsey, an architect of the Chicago department's community policing program, will return to advise city leaders on policies, training and accountability when it comes to the use of force,... Read more
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