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ajc.com
Does crisis training for cops really work?in Afghanistan contributed to his post-traumatic stress disorder, which was com
Does crisis training for cops really work?
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
in Afghanistan contributed to his post-traumatic stress disorder, which was complicated by his bipolar disorder. The DeKalb County police officer who responded to calls about Hill, and who sent bullets tearing through his chest tattoo — “Be... Read more
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ajc.com
Downtown protesters make demands before march, sit-inChurch, then end their protest at an undisclosed location with a sit-in that is
Downtown protesters make demands before march, sit-in
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
Church, then end their protest at an undisclosed location with a sit-in that is expected to last until midnight. A retired DeKalb County police crime scene investigator, Betty Maddox, has been on both sides of shootings. Maddox, who lost her son... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Car thieves use minor accidents to steal carshappening. "The passenger of the other vehicle gets out runs around the front
Car thieves use minor accidents to steal cars
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
happening. "The passenger of the other vehicle gets out runs around the front of the car and drives away in their car," DeKalb County Police Maj. Steve Fore said. Police say car thefts like this happened twice in a week. "I was terrified. I... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Car thieves use minor accidents to steal carshappening. "The passenger of the other vehicle gets out runs around the front
Car thieves use minor accidents to steal cars
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
happening. "The passenger of the other vehicle gets out runs around the front of the car and drives away in their car," DeKalb County Police Maj. Steve Fore said. Police say car thefts like this happened twice in a week. "I was terrified. I... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Car thieves use minor accidents to steal carshappening. "The passenger of the other vehicle gets out runs around the front
Car thieves use minor accidents to steal cars
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
happening. "The passenger of the other vehicle gets out runs around the front of the car and drives away in their car," DeKalb County Police Maj. Steve Fore said. Police say car thefts like this happened twice in a week. "I was terrified. I... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Car thieves use minor accidents to steal carshappening. "The passenger of the other vehicle gets out runs around the front
Car thieves use minor accidents to steal cars
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
happening. "The passenger of the other vehicle gets out runs around the front of the car and drives away in their car," DeKalb County Police Maj. Steve Fore said. Police say car thefts like this happened twice in a week. "I was terrified. I... Read more
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People Magazine
Atlanta Man Allegedly Lured Into Fatal Shooting by Woman He Met Online: Reportsreports that a motive remains unclear in the shooting, investigators believe ro
Atlanta Man Allegedly Lured Into Fatal Shooting by Woman He Met Online: Reports
People Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
reports that a motive remains unclear in the shooting, investigators believe robbery may be behind it, according to CBS46. (DeKalb County police did not immediately respond to PEOPLE's request for comment.) • Want to keep up with the latest crime... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Man murdered after meeting women on dating siteLITHONIA, Ga. -- DeKalb County Police have arrested two women and two men on mu
Man murdered after meeting women on dating site
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
LITHONIA, Ga. -- DeKalb County Police have arrested two women and two men on murder warrants, suspecting them of using a dating website earlier this month to find their victims. Police say the suspects shot and killed Jordan Collins, 23, and shot... Read more
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WALB Albany
Man barricaded inside home with gundating sitePolice: Man killed after meeting women on Plenty of Fish dating site
Man barricaded inside home with gun
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
dating sitePolice: Man killed after meeting women on Plenty of Fish dating site Nashea Poole and Clarissa McGhee | Source: DeKalb County Police Department Two women are in custody after police say they lured a man they met on the dating site... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Man barricaded inside home with gundating sitePolice: Man killed after meeting women on Plenty of Fish dating site
Man barricaded inside home with gun
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
dating sitePolice: Man killed after meeting women on Plenty of Fish dating site Nashea Poole and Clarissa McGhee | Source: DeKalb County Police Department Two women are in custody after police say they lured a man they met on the dating site... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Man murdered after meeting women on dating siteTunbridge Wells Crescent. DeKalb Police Lt. Mark Lavinge said the shooting hap
Man murdered after meeting women on dating site
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells Crescent. DeKalb Police Lt. Mark Lavinge said the shooting happened outside in the backyard. According to DeKalb County Police Department, Jordan, 23, went outside to check on the dogs barking. That's when police said two more... Read more
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ajc.com
Four charged in DeKalb online dating-tied murderDeKalb County police believe a 23-year-old man was killed in a robbery attempt
Four charged in DeKalb online dating-tied murder
ajc.com / Posted 5 days ago
DeKalb County police believe a 23-year-old man was killed in a robbery attempt after meeting two women on a dating website. Four suspects face murder charges in the Sept. 1 shooting death of Jordan Collins of Norcross, DeKalb Maj. Stephen Fore... Read more
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WALB Albany
Police respond to shots fired at Stone Mountain homedating sitePolice: Man killed after meeting women on Plenty of Fish dating site
Police respond to shots fired at Stone Mountain home
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
dating sitePolice: Man killed after meeting women on Plenty of Fish dating site Nashea Poole and Clarissa McGhee | Source: DeKalb County Police Department Two women are in custody after police say they lured a man they met on the dating site... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Man murdered after meeting women on dating siteTunbridge Wells Crescent. DeKalb Police Lt. Mark Lavinge said the shooting hap
Man murdered after meeting women on dating site
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells Crescent. DeKalb Police Lt. Mark Lavinge said the shooting happened outside in the backyard. According to DeKalb County Police Department, Jordan, 23, went outside to check on the dogs barking. That's when police said two more... Read more
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WALB Albany
Man killed after meeting women on Plenty of Fish dating sitedating sitePolice: Nashea Poole and Clarissa McGhee | Source: DeKalb County P
Man killed after meeting women on Plenty of Fish dating site
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
dating sitePolice: Nashea Poole and Clarissa McGhee | Source: DeKalb County Police Department Two women are in custody after police say they lured a man they met on the dating site... Read more
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FOX Carolina
94-old woman receives $1,500 water billmurder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be heldTwo arrested in murder of rest
94-old woman receives $1,500 water bill
FOX Carolina / Posted 5 days ago
murder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be heldTwo arrested in murder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be held Source: DeKalb County Police Two people have been arrested in connection to the death of a restaurant owner on Saturday. Two people... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
94-old woman receives $1,500 water billmurder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be heldTwo arrested in murder of rest
94-old woman receives $1,500 water bill
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 5 days ago
murder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be heldTwo arrested in murder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be held Source: DeKalb County Police Two people have been arrested in connection to the death of a restaurant owner on Saturday. Two people... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
94-old woman receives $1,500 water billmurder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be heldTwo arrested in murder of rest
94-old woman receives $1,500 water bill
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
murder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be heldTwo arrested in murder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be held Source: DeKalb County Police Two people have been arrested in connection to the death of a restaurant owner on Saturday. Two people... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Woman meets man on dating app, 'lures' him to death, police sayintent to murder” as he tried to help Jordan Collins. The most glaring questio
Woman meets man on dating app, 'lures' him to death, police say
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
intent to murder” as he tried to help Jordan Collins. The most glaring question not answered by the documents is: Why? DeKalb County Police spokesman Maj. Stephen Fore said Monday the investigation was still active and he hoped to have more... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Woman meets man on dating app, 'lures' him to death, police sayintent to murder” as he tried to help Jordan Collins. The most glaring questio
Woman meets man on dating app, 'lures' him to death, police say
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
intent to murder” as he tried to help Jordan Collins. The most glaring question not answered by the documents is: Why? DeKalb County Police spokesman Maj. Stephen Fore said Monday the investigation was still active and he hoped to have more... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Woman meets man on dating app, 'lures' him to death, police sayintent to murder” as he tried to help Jordan Collins. The most glaring questio
Woman meets man on dating app, 'lures' him to death, police say
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
intent to murder” as he tried to help Jordan Collins. The most glaring question not answered by the documents is: Why? DeKalb County Police spokesman Maj. Stephen Fore said Monday the investigation was still active and he hoped to have more... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Woman meets man on dating app, 'lures' him to death, police sayintent to murder” as he tried to help Jordan Collins. The most glaring questio
Woman meets man on dating app, 'lures' him to death, police say
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
intent to murder” as he tried to help Jordan Collins. The most glaring question not answered by the documents is: Why? DeKalb County Police spokesman Maj. Stephen Fore said Monday the investigation was still active and he hoped to have more... Read more
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ajc.com
Jury to decide if DeKalb police quotas led to false arrestThe need to meet his daily arrest quota led a DeKalb County police officer to s
Jury to decide if DeKalb police quotas led to false arrest
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
The need to meet his daily arrest quota led a DeKalb County police officer to scatter marijuana on the ground where Alphonso Eleby was sitting so Eleby could be charged with a crime and taken to jail, according to a pending federal lawsuit. The... Read more
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WALB Albany
Fire rips through DeKalb County apartment complexmurder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be heldTwo arrested in murder of rest
Fire rips through DeKalb County apartment complex
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
murder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be heldTwo arrested in murder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be held Source: DeKalb County Police Two people have been arrested in connection to the death of a restaurant owner on Saturday. Two people... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Fire rips through DeKalb County apartment complexmurder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be heldTwo arrested in murder of rest
Fire rips through DeKalb County apartment complex
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
murder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be heldTwo arrested in murder of restaurant owner, fundraiser to be held Source: DeKalb County Police Two people have been arrested in connection to the death of a restaurant owner on Saturday. Two people... Read more
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ajc.com
Dekalb city rallies to send restaurant owner's body to Thailandwell-wishers to leave messages. The city of Tucker even sent out a statement,
Dekalb city rallies to send restaurant owner's body to Thailand
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
well-wishers to leave messages. The city of Tucker even sent out a statement, lamenting the loss of life and thanking the DeKalb County Police Department for swiftly identifying the suspects. “Our deepest sympathy goes out to Mr. Aromsuk's family... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Power lines fall on school bus; children evacuatedDEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- A school was evacuated after power lines fell on the vehi
Power lines fall on school bus; children evacuated
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 10 days ago
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- A school was evacuated after power lines fell on the vehicle in DeKalb County on Thursday. The incident happened at Flat Shoals Road and Pendent Place in DeKalb County. Police said the power lines were dead, and all kids were... Read more
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WALB Albany
Kids rescued after wires fall on school bus in DeKalb CountyDeKalb County firefighters. Two arrested in murder of restaurant ownerTwo arre
Kids rescued after wires fall on school bus in DeKalb County
WALB Albany / Posted 10 days ago
DeKalb County firefighters. Two arrested in murder of restaurant ownerTwo arrested in murder of restaurant owner Source: DeKalb County Police Two people have been arrested in connection to the death of a restaurant owner on Saturday. Two people... Read more
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WALB Albany
Several injured after MARTA bus, vehicle collideDeKalb County firefighters. Two arrested in murder of restaurant ownerTwo arre
Several injured after MARTA bus, vehicle collide
WALB Albany / Posted 10 days ago
DeKalb County firefighters. Two arrested in murder of restaurant ownerTwo arrested in murder of restaurant owner Source: DeKalb County Police Two people have been arrested in connection to the death of a restaurant owner on Saturday. Two people... Read more
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ajc.com
Head-on collision injures 13 MARTA bus passengers in DeKalbChannel 2 Action News) The passengers were on bus route No. 121, which covers
Head-on collision injures 13 MARTA bus passengers in DeKalb
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
Channel 2 Action News) The passengers were on bus route No. 121, which covers Stone Mountain and Memorial Drive. The DeKalb County Police Department is investigating the crash. » For updated traffic information, listen to News 95.5 and AM... Read more
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ajc.com
2 arrested in Mai Thai restaurant shooting of Aromsuk Somohotdeath of 33-year-old Aromsuk Somohot. Somohot locked up the Mai Thai restauran
2 arrested in Mai Thai restaurant shooting of Aromsuk Somohot
ajc.com / Posted 11 days ago
death of 33-year-old Aromsuk Somohot. Somohot locked up the Mai Thai restaurant on Hugh Howell Road about 9 p.m. Saturday, DeKalb County police spokeswoman Shiera Campbell said. He “was walking toward his car when two suspects approached him and... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
2 arrested in death of DeKalb Co. restaurant employeetwo people accused in the death of a restaurant employee who was shot as he lef
2 arrested in death of DeKalb Co. restaurant employee
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
two people accused in the death of a restaurant employee who was shot as he left work Saturday night. According to DeKalb County police, 33-year-old Aromsuk Somohot was leaving the Mai Thai restaurant at 4394 Hugh Howell Road when he was... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Car strikes school bus in DeKalb Countybus loaded with about 60 students from Pleasantdale Elementary School in DeKalb
Car strikes school bus in DeKalb County
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
bus loaded with about 60 students from Pleasantdale Elementary School in DeKalb County Tuesday afternoon. According to DeKalb County Police, it happened near the intersection of Pleasantdale Road and Woodridge Way. The car struck the bus near... Read more
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ajc.com
DeKalb County police recruiting new officersWant to become a police officer? The DeKalb County Police Department is accepti
DeKalb County police recruiting new officers
ajc.com / Posted 12 days ago
Want to become a police officer? The DeKalb County Police Department is accepting applications. Candidates must be U.S. citizens who are at least 20 years old and have a high school diploma or GED certificate. They must not have any felony or... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Falcons’ Hageman facing domestic violence chargesbut won’t comment further until the league comes to a final conclusion and all
Falcons’ Hageman facing domestic violence charges
Calgary Sun / Posted 13 days ago
but won’t comment further until the league comes to a final conclusion and all the facts are known.” According to the DeKalb County police report obtained by The Associated Press, the charges of battery, cruelty to children and interfering... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Stepdad tried to 'leave the scene' after accidentally shooting son with gunDECATUR, GA. - A police incident report reveals new details on the shooting of
Stepdad tried to 'leave the scene' after accidentally shooting son with gun
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 13 days ago
DECATUR, GA. - A police incident report reveals new details on the shooting of a 5-year-old boy in DeKalb County. DeKalb County police said 5-year-old Zion Tappan was shot in the head with some type of gun at Lou Walker Park. Earlier reports... Read more
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ajc.com
Killer flees after shooting at busy DeKalb shopping centerDeKalb County police were searching Sunday for a shooter who killed a man in th
Killer flees after shooting at busy DeKalb shopping center
ajc.com / Posted 14 days ago
DeKalb County police were searching Sunday for a shooter who killed a man in the parking lot of the busy Tucker Station shopping center in the city of Tucker. The robbery attempt turned shooting happened at about 9 p.m. Saturday in front of the old... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Officials investigating after child confirmed shot in DeKalb Countyit appears that the shooting was accidental and involved a small caliber weapon
Officials investigating after child confirmed shot in DeKalb County
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 14 days ago
it appears that the shooting was accidental and involved a small caliber weapon. According to a spokesperson with DeKalb County Police, police don't yet know the circumstances that led to the shooting, but officers are interviewing a... Read more
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ajc.com
Child shot in DeKalb Countyhappened at a home at 3569 Larkspur Terrace. “It appears the shooting is accid
Child shot in DeKalb County
ajc.com / Posted 14 days ago
happened at a home at 3569 Larkspur Terrace. “It appears the shooting is accidental and involves a small caliber weapon,” DeKalb County police spokesman Maj. Stephen Fore said. The boy was taken to an area hospital and detectives are interviewing... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Doraville K-9 officer honored with 'paw of courage' awardof drug money. Tryko was also key in tracking, finding and helping apprehend a
Doraville K-9 officer honored with 'paw of courage' award
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 15 days ago
of drug money. Tryko was also key in tracking, finding and helping apprehend a suspect who police say shot two DeKalb County Police officers. According to the Doraville Police Department, the K-9 officer is "considered a legend" and is... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Doraville K-9 officer honored with 'paw of courage' awardof drug money. Tryko was also key in tracking, finding and helping apprehend a
Doraville K-9 officer honored with 'paw of courage' award
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
of drug money. Tryko was also key in tracking, finding and helping apprehend a suspect who police say shot two DeKalb County Police officers. According to the Doraville Police Department, the K-9 officer is "considered a legend" and is... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Dunwoody Sex trafficking hotel sting nets a dozen arrestsa spokesperson for the Dunwoody Police Department said. On August 25th, the Du
Dunwoody Sex trafficking hotel sting nets a dozen arrests
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
a spokesperson for the Dunwoody Police Department said. On August 25th, the Dunwoody Police Department, the FBI, and the DeKalb County Police worked with a hotel in Dunwoody for the undercover operation. During the investigation, three people... Read more
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5 Eyewitness News St. Paul
officer who shot naked black man wants charges dismissedfamily says he was a U.S. Air Force veteran who struggled with mental health pr
officer who shot naked black man wants charges dismissed
5 Eyewitness News St. Paul / Posted 16 days ago
family says he was a U.S. Air Force veteran who struggled with mental health problems. Olsen has since resigned from the DeKalb County Police Department. The practice of allowing officers to sit through the grand jury proceeding and make an... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
officer who shot naked black man wants charges dismissedfamily says he was a U.S. Air Force veteran who struggled with mental health pr
officer who shot naked black man wants charges dismissed
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
family says he was a U.S. Air Force veteran who struggled with mental health problems. Olsen has since resigned from the DeKalb County Police Department. The practice of allowing officers to sit through the grand jury proceeding and make an... Read more
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ajc.com
Lawyers for DeKalb cop charged in vet’s killing argue for...Lawyers for the former DeKalb County police officer charged with killing a ment
Lawyers for DeKalb cop charged in vet’s killing argue for...
ajc.com / Posted 16 days ago
Lawyers for the former DeKalb County police officer charged with killing a mentally ill veteran argued Friday that the indictment should be dismissed because prosecutors violated the principle of grand jury secrecy. “If you accept the state’s... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Former DeKalb cop wants his murder indictment dismissedfor Robert Olsen is argued to dismiss the indictment against him because of all
Former DeKalb cop wants his murder indictment dismissed
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
for Robert Olsen is argued to dismiss the indictment against him because of alleged grand jury abuse. Olsen is the former DeKalb County police officer accused of murder in the death of a naked, unarmed Air Force veteran last year. Olsen shot... Read more
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WALB Albany
Officer indicted in shooting death of veteran asks for charges to be droppedthe incident. “The caller reported a male acting deranged, knocking on doors,
Officer indicted in shooting death of veteran asks for charges to be dropped
WALB Albany / Posted 16 days ago
the incident. “The caller reported a male acting deranged, knocking on doors, crawling around on the ground naked," said DeKalb County Police Chief Cedric Alexander shortly after the shooting occurred. "The caller reported the man had taken off... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Officer indicted in shooting death of veteran asks for charges to be droppedthe incident. “The caller reported a male acting deranged, knocking on doors,
Officer indicted in shooting death of veteran asks for charges to be dropped
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 16 days ago
the incident. “The caller reported a male acting deranged, knocking on doors, crawling around on the ground naked," said DeKalb County Police Chief Cedric Alexander shortly after the shooting occurred. "The caller reported the man had taken off... Read more
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FOX News
officer who shot naked black man wants charges dismissedcall about a naked man behaving erratically outside a suburban Atlanta apartmen
officer who shot naked black man wants charges dismissed
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
call about a naked man behaving erratically outside a suburban Atlanta apartment complex. Hill's family says he was a U.S. Air Force veteran who struggled with mental health problems. Olsen has since resigned from the DeKalb County Police Departme... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Suspect was picking up gun when officer firedDeKalb County Police searched for a suspect after he dropped a gun while runnin
Suspect was picking up gun when officer fired
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 24 days ago
DeKalb County Police searched for a suspect after he dropped a gun while running away. Major S.R. Fore with DeKalb County Police said an officer conducted a traffic stop Thursday afternoon. The driver jumped out of the car and starting running. As... Read more
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