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FOX 8 WGHP
Fourth suspect in Burlington homicide turns himself inBURLINGTON, N.C. – The fourth suspect in a Burlington homicide has turned himse
Fourth suspect in Burlington homicide turns himself in
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 11 hours ago
BURLINGTON, N.C. – The fourth suspect in a Burlington homicide has turned himself in to authorities. Burlington police said 17-year-old Keyshawn Ter’ll Chrisp faces charges in connection to the death of Kareem L. Johnson. The victim was shot around... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Silver Alert issued for man reported missing out of BurlingtonG. Cox, 33, of Burlington BURLINGTON, N.C. – A Silver Alert has been issued fo
Silver Alert issued for man reported missing out of Burlington
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
G. Cox, 33, of Burlington BURLINGTON, N.C. – A Silver Alert has been issued for a man reported missing out of Burlington. Burlington police were notified on Thursday that Michael G. Cox, 33, of Burlington, left his home and was last seen walking... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Feds arrest 9 in Winooski drug distribution ringincluded agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration, U.S. Marshals Service
Feds arrest 9 in Winooski drug distribution ring
WPTZ Burlington / Posted yesterday
included agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration, U.S. Marshals Service, Vermont State Police, Winooski police, Burlington police, Essex police and U.S. Border Patrol. View photos released by prosecutors Agents said the investigation... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Three men arrested in murder of Burlington man, fourth suspect at largeJail and held under no bond. Khalil Dyshaun Moore, 17, of 1195 Anderson Rd. in
Three men arrested in murder of Burlington man, fourth suspect at large
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
Jail and held under no bond. Khalil Dyshaun Moore, 17, of 1195 Anderson Rd. in Prospect Hill, N.C. He surrendered to the Burlington Police Department and is being held in the Alamance County Jail under no bond. Tevin Devenita Crisp, 24, of 702... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
3 arrested, 1 wanted in deadly shooting in Burlington doorwaythe shooting death of a 21-year-old man last month. The arrests were made foll
3 arrested, 1 wanted in deadly shooting in Burlington doorway
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted yesterday
the shooting death of a 21-year-old man last month. The arrests were made following the shooting death of Kareem Johnson. Burlington police made the announcement Friday morning in a news conference that WXII's Bethany Moore attended. Johnson was... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Lipizzan Stallions perform in North Herocoach Mike Lonergan after allegations of verbal and emotional abuse towards his
Lipizzan Stallions perform in North Hero
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
coach Mike Lonergan after allegations of verbal and emotional abuse towards his players in a Washington Post article South Burlington police investigate car break-insSouth Burlington police investigate car break-ins South Burlington Police are... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Burlington police looking for man accused of stealing TV from WalmartJarrett Lee Somers (Images provided by Burlington police) BURLINGTON, N.C. – P
Burlington police looking for man accused of stealing TV from Walmart
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
Jarrett Lee Somers (Images provided by Burlington police) BURLINGTON, N.C. – Police are looking for a man accused of using a baseball bat to steal a large flat-screen TV from a Burlington Walmart. An arrest warrant has been issued for Jarrett Lee... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
South Burlington police investigate car break-ins South Burlington Police are asking for help identifying a man accused of comm
South Burlington police investigate car break-ins
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
South Burlington Police are asking for help identifying a man accused of committing a series of car break-ins. South Burlington Police are asking for... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Burlington Police release photo of Walmart armed robbery suspectBURLINGTON, N.C. — Burlington police have released a surveillance photo of a su
Burlington Police release photo of Walmart armed robbery suspect
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
BURLINGTON, N.C. — Burlington police have released a surveillance photo of a suspect in a recent armed robbery. At 4:27 a.m. on July 19, Burlington Police responded to a robbery with a dangerous weapon at Walmart at 530 S. Graham Hopedale... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Bat-wielding man robs Burlington Walmarta.m. Tuesday at the store at 530 S. Graham-Hopedale Road off North Church Stree
Bat-wielding man robs Burlington Walmart
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 2 days ago
a.m. Tuesday at the store at 530 S. Graham-Hopedale Road off North Church Street in Burlington. No injuries were reported. Burlington police said the man used the bat to take a large flat screen television. Police on Thursday morning released a... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
UVM Police release arrest data for the past yearnames of those arrested in at least four additional cases were left off the pub
UVM Police release arrest data for the past year
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
names of those arrested in at least four additional cases were left off the public arrest disclosures. In comparison, the Burlington Police Department made more than 2,700 arrests last year. UVM Police is the only fully operational police service... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Burlington police investigate string of vehicle break-ins targeting womenBURLINGTON, N.C. -- In recent weeks, Burlington police have had their hands bus
Burlington police investigate string of vehicle break-ins targeting women
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 3 days ago
BURLINGTON, N.C. -- In recent weeks, Burlington police have had their hands busy with a string of vehicle break-ins in the parking lot of the Aldi store on South Church Street. After staking out the parking lot they were able to nab Josue Daniel... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Officers using backup more frequently following police shootingsthere and handle it; however, they never go out there alone, there's always a b
Officers using backup more frequently following police shootings
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 3 days ago
there and handle it; however, they never go out there alone, there's always a backup officer to go out there with them." Burlington police have discussed the possibility of working in pairs but continue to be vigilant and have the option for... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
3 charged in car break-ins at Burlington AldiMendez and Trevor Ortiz, both 17, also are wanted on felony breaking and enteri
3 charged in car break-ins at Burlington Aldi
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 3 days ago
Mendez and Trevor Ortiz, both 17, also are wanted on felony breaking and entering and misdemeanor larceny charges. Burlington police said the break-ins have taken place over the past few weeks. Around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, officers saw... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Burglars steal donation jar meant for children battling cancerhat. Detectives were asking for help identifying the men. Anyone with informat
Burglars steal donation jar meant for children battling cancer
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 4 days ago
hat. Detectives were asking for help identifying the men. Anyone with information on the burglary was asked to call South Burlington police at 802-846-4217. WPTZ NewsChannel 5's Jack Thurston is gathering more information on this story. WPTZ.com... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
1 arrested in Burlington apartment shootingBURLINGTON, N.C. — The Burlington Police Department made an arrest Monday after
1 arrested in Burlington apartment shooting
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 4 days ago
BURLINGTON, N.C. — The Burlington Police Department made an arrest Monday afternoon in connection with a shootout that occurred on July 12 at Oak Pointe Apartments. Cash McCaster, 22, is charged with possession with intent to sell or deliver... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Man found injured in Burlington street after being hit by vehicle identifiedMonday, the victim was identified as 40-year-old William Marley, of Graham, acc
Man found injured in Burlington street after being hit by vehicle identified
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 5 days ago
Monday, the victim was identified as 40-year-old William Marley, of Graham, according to Sgt. Michael Grusky with Burlington police. Grusky also said Monday that Burlington police have determined Marley was run over by a vehicle. Marley... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Authorities looking for Newport escapee Police are looking for a Newport Center man – who in the past – was connected
Authorities looking for Newport escapee
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
Police are looking for a Newport Center man – who in the past – was connected to a homicide investigation. Police are looking for a Newport Center man – who in the past... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
UPDATE: Man who attended Rainbow Gathering reported missingis holding a vigil in the wake of the attack in France. Vermont's French commu
UPDATE: Man who attended Rainbow Gathering reported missing
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
is holding a vigil in the wake of the attack in France. Vermont's French community is holding a vigil Sunday night in Burlington. Police: Vermont man leaves pub, hits building, drives offPolice: Vermont man leaves pub, hits building, drives... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Man found injured, unconscious in Burlington streetreleased. The exact cause of his injuries is unknown. The victim was taken to
Man found injured, unconscious in Burlington street
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 6 days ago
released. The exact cause of his injuries is unknown. The victim was taken to Moses Cone Hospital in critical condition. Burlington police, firefighters and Alamance County emergency workers responded to the incident. The investigation is... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Police arrest teen boy in 2015 slaying north of SeattleSkagit Valley Herald reports it is the first arrest made in the death of 17-yea
Police arrest teen boy in 2015 slaying north of Seattle
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 7 days ago
Skagit Valley Herald reports it is the first arrest made in the death of 17-year-old Gage Bruce of Mount Vernon. Burlington police said detectives arrested a 17-year-old boy Thursday who they believe is linked to the homicide. He is in... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Police arrest teen boy in 2015 slaying north of SeattleHerald reports (http://goo.gl/G7Pkuj ) it is the first arrest made in the death
Police arrest teen boy in 2015 slaying north of Seattle
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Herald reports (http://goo.gl/G7Pkuj ) it is the first arrest made in the death of 17-year-old Gage Bruce of Mount Vernon. Burlington police said detectives arrested a 17-year-old boy Thursday who they believe is linked to the homicide. He is in... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Judge takes bail bid under advisement for Lowell man in Burlington shootingbail as a danger to society, defense attorney Austin Tzeng argued the teen, who
Judge takes bail bid under advisement for Lowell man in Burlington shooting
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 days ago
bail as a danger to society, defense attorney Austin Tzeng argued the teen, who has no convictions, does not pose a danger. Burlington police say the victims didn't know the suspects, so they assembled a photo array using mugshots to see if they... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Suspect 'Living on the Lam' Charged in 2011 Arson CaseAn arson suspect "living on the lam" was arrested on Friday in connection to a
Suspect 'Living on the Lam' Charged in 2011 Arson Case
NBC Connecticut / Posted 8 days ago
An arson suspect "living on the lam" was arrested on Friday in connection to a 2011 fire in Burlington, police said. Andrew Van Noordennen, 26, is the alleged suspect the investigation into a fire that happened on July 5, 2011, police... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Man wanted in gunfire exchange in Burlington apartment parking lottotal charges following an incident around 1:45 p.m. at Oak Point Apartments on
Man wanted in gunfire exchange in Burlington apartment parking lot
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 8 days ago
total charges following an incident around 1:45 p.m. at Oak Point Apartments on Salvet Street. No injuries were reported. Burlington police said several people were involved in a disturbance in the lot, and 2-3 people may have fired shots at each... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Suspect identified in Burlington apartment shootinghave not been determined and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with informa
Suspect identified in Burlington apartment shooting
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 8 days ago
have not been determined and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information on Mebane’s whereabouts or any additional information is urged to contact the Burlington Police Department at (336) 229-3500 or Crime Stoppers at (336)... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Police scour Iowa lake where human foot was found in Juneremains, weeks after a decomposed human foot was found near a spillway. The Ha
Police scour Iowa lake where human foot was found in June
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 9 days ago
remains, weeks after a decomposed human foot was found near a spillway. The Hawk Eye reports (http://bit.ly/29WwTJi ) that Burlington police searched Lake West by kayak this week looking for additional body parts. Police Major Dennis Kramer says... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Police scour Iowa lake where human foot was found in Juneremains, weeks after a decomposed human foot was found near a spillway. The Ha
Police scour Iowa lake where human foot was found in June
KWWL Iowa / Posted 9 days ago
remains, weeks after a decomposed human foot was found near a spillway. The Hawk Eye reports (http://bit.ly/29WwTJi ) that Burlington police searched Lake West by kayak this week looking for additional body parts. Police Major Dennis Kramer says... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Police scour Iowa lake where human foot was found in Juneremains, weeks after a decomposed human foot was found near a spillway. The Ha
Police scour Iowa lake where human foot was found in June
KTTC Rochester / Posted 9 days ago
remains, weeks after a decomposed human foot was found near a spillway. The Hawk Eye reports (http://bit.ly/29WwTJi ) that Burlington police searched Lake West by kayak this week looking for additional body parts. Police Major Dennis Kramer says... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Police arrest bicyclist carrying rifle through Burlingtonsaid they received reports of a man riding around Burlington on a bicycle with
Police arrest bicyclist carrying rifle through Burlington
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 10 days ago
said they received reports of a man riding around Burlington on a bicycle with a rifle slung over his shoulder. Burlington police said the action is legal for “any citizen in good standing.” Officers identified the man as Malcolm... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Junior Police Academy encourages at-risk youth in Alamance Countyfor four weeks in an effort to build character and redirect paths. The four-we
Junior Police Academy encourages at-risk youth in Alamance County
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 10 days ago
for four weeks in an effort to build character and redirect paths. The four-week collaborative program is led by the Burlington Police Department, Graham Police Department and the Alamance County Sheriff's Office. Lt. Bret Currie has worked... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Second Lowell teen charged in Burlington shootingin which a 28-year-old man was shot in the arm in a parking lot outside the Bur
Second Lowell teen charged in Burlington shooting
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 days ago
in which a 28-year-old man was shot in the arm in a parking lot outside the Burlington Mall about 9:30 p.m., according to Burlington police. Kelly said that Sheppard is the alleged shooter in the incident. Noel Semprit, 19, of Lowell, was arrested... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Shooters sought after fight at Burlington apartment complexInvestigators are looking for two or three men who exchanged gunfire Tuesday af
Shooters sought after fight at Burlington apartment complex
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 10 days ago
Investigators are looking for two or three men who exchanged gunfire Tuesday afternoon on Salvet Street in Burlington, police said. Shots were fired during a fight involving several people in the parking lot of the Oak Pointe Apartments at 1:42... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell man charged in Burlington shootingLowell man was arrested Tuesday on a superior court warrant in connection with
Lowell man charged in Burlington shooting
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Lowell man was arrested Tuesday on a superior court warrant in connection with an April 14 shooting at the Burlington Mall. Burlington police said in a press release that Noel Semprit was arrested in Lowell by Burlington police detectives and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Lowell man arrested in connection to shooting at Burlington Mallthey believed the shooter and the victim knew each other. “Burlington is a com
Lowell man arrested in connection to shooting at Burlington Mall
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
they believed the shooter and the victim knew each other. “Burlington is a community that is not accustomed to violence,” Burlington Police Chief Michael Kent said in a statement. “Thanks to the hard work of our detectives and partners, we have... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Burlington police encourage citizens to sign up for ride-along programBURLINGTON, N.C. -- Burlington police are hoping to strengthen the understandin
Burlington police encourage citizens to sign up for ride-along program
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 11 days ago
BURLINGTON, N.C. -- Burlington police are hoping to strengthen the understanding between their officers and the communities they serve by giving civilians a better idea of what it's like to be in law enforcement. "We encourage people that have... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Shots fired in Burlington restaurant during overnight robberythe registered and from the patron’s wallets. The investigation is ongoing. A
Shots fired in Burlington restaurant during overnight robbery
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 11 days ago
the registered and from the patron’s wallets. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information concerning the incident is asked to call the Burlington Police Department at (336) 229-3503 or Burlington/Alamance Crime Stoppers at (336) 229-7... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
S. Burlington police advise 'Lock your doors'Detective Corporal Ron Bliss of the South Burlington police department says mor
S. Burlington police advise 'Lock your doors'
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 11 days ago
Detective Corporal Ron Bliss of the South Burlington police department says more people need to lock their doors, cars and sheds. He's investigating dozens of break-ins throughout the city. WATCH video story HERE. "That old Vermont 'hey this great... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
S. Burlington Police say 'Lock your doors'A OPPERTUNITY. SOT: Detective South Burlington "that old Vermont safe' - it's n
S. Burlington Police say 'Lock your doors'
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 12 days ago
A OPPERTUNITY. SOT: Detective South Burlington "that old Vermont safe' - it's not that way anymore." DETECTIVE CORPORAL RON BURLINGTON POLICE DEPARTMENT PEOPLE NEED TO DOORS, CARS INVESTIGATING BREAK-INS THE CITY. any time after it gets dark -you... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
‘We do care’: Burlington man shows support for police officers amid threatsI think that goes to show how many people really do appreciate the police depar
‘We do care’: Burlington man shows support for police officers amid threats
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 12 days ago
I think that goes to show how many people really do appreciate the police department." But not all are supporters of Burlington police. Since five officers were shot and killed in Dallas, Burlington police Capt. Brian Long said the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fear, anger among policecan control what another cop does, but all cops will be judged by what the othe
Fear, anger among police
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
can control what another cop does, but all cops will be judged by what the other cop does," Chief Brandon del Pozo of the Burlington Police Department said. "We'll sit there in the roll-call room, watching police videos all over the country,... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Vermont reacts to police shootingsto heal and rebuild trust after such unnecessary loss of life. Violence is neve
Vermont reacts to police shootings
Rutland Herald / Posted 15 days ago
to heal and rebuild trust after such unnecessary loss of life. Violence is never the answer.� Thursday night�s attacks led Burlington Police Chief Brandon del Pozo to announce Friday he was suspending solo police patrols. �I�m comfortable under... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Prayer vigil in support of law enforcement in Alamance Countysaid local resident Lisa Rawlings. "We need laws, we need law enforcement and w
Prayer vigil in support of law enforcement in Alamance County
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 15 days ago
said local resident Lisa Rawlings. "We need laws, we need law enforcement and we need to protect and honor them." Burlington Police Chief Jeffrey Smythe was clearly still emotional about the shootings. "I've been an officer for more than... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Regional lawmakers respond to Dallas police ambushto help ensure our safety." "In light of this attack on America’s police, I ca
Regional lawmakers respond to Dallas police ambush
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 15 days ago
to help ensure our safety." "In light of this attack on America’s police, I cannot overstate the support I have for the Burlington Police Department," Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger said. "Our city is extremely fortunate to have a police... Read more
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USA Today
Officer: When I leave for work, I know I might not come backminds." Police officers around the country are mourning the loss of the police
Officer: When I leave for work, I know I might not come back
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
minds." Police officers around the country are mourning the loss of the police officers killed in Dallas last night. Burlington Police Chief Brandon del Pozo told The Burlington (Vt.) Free Press he “was literally shaking” when he heard about... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Fire damages Plattsburgh restaurantBurlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootingsBurlington Po
Fire damages Plattsburgh restaurant
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
Burlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootingsBurlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootings Burlington Police say they will suspend solo officer patrols in the wake of the murders of five police officers in... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Stoweflake Hot Air Balloon Festival takes flightBurlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootingsBurlington Po
Stoweflake Hot Air Balloon Festival takes flight
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
Burlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootingsBurlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootings Burlington Police say they will suspend solo officer patrols in the wake of the murders of five police officers in... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NH Wendy's among those hit by massive hackBurlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootingsBurlington Po
NH Wendy's among those hit by massive hack
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
Burlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootingsBurlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootings Burlington Police say they will suspend solo officer patrols in the wake of the murders of five police officers in... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Hiker falls from Lincoln cliffBurlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootingsBurlington Po
Hiker falls from Lincoln cliff
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
Burlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootingsBurlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootings Burlington Police say they will suspend solo officer patrols in the wake of the murders of five police officers in... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Burlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootingsBurlington Police say they will suspend solo officer patrols in the wake of the
Burlington Police suspend solo patrols in wake of Dallas shootings
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
Burlington Police say they will suspend solo officer patrols in the wake of the murders of five police officers in Dallas. Burlington Police Chief Brandon del Pozo says they are taking this action "until the prospect of copycat attacks on other... Read more
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