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The News & Observer
N.C. Central student found dead in residence hallPM Student was a junior at the school Details of death are unclear Durham
N.C. Central student found dead in residence hall
The News & Observer / Posted 7 hours ago
PM Student was a junior at the school Details of death are unclear Durham Police are leading the investigation A N.C. Central University student was found dead Tuesday morning in a residence... Read more
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Breitbart
Transgender Female’s Claim of Being Escorted from N.C. Womens’ Restroom May Be Hoaxclaimed to have been “speechless” and “humiliated beyond belief” at being escor
Transgender Female’s Claim of Being Escorted from N.C. Womens’ Restroom May Be Hoax
Breitbart / Posted 8 hours ago
claimed to have been “speechless” and “humiliated beyond belief” at being escorted from the women’s facility by Durham police. But no official has substantiated the incident. Further, no surveillance video has been discovered showing... Read more
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The News & Observer
2 of 3 Durham shooting victims out of hospital; police ask public’s helpManor complex parking lot Two of three victims of a drive-by attack on Danube
2 of 3 Durham shooting victims out of hospital; police ask public’s help
The News & Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
Manor complex parking lot Two of three victims of a drive-by attack on Danube Lane have been released from a hospital, Durham police said Tuesday at the same time they repeated their plea for information to help them find the shooters. The... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham’s new police chief says crime prevention, priority onemore important than responding to it, she says City’s new top cop, Cerelyn Dav
Durham’s new police chief says crime prevention, priority one
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
more important than responding to it, she says City’s new top cop, Cerelyn Davis of Atlanta, will start job June 6 New Durham Police Chief Cerelyn Davis (left) speaks with City Councilman Don Moffitt (right) after she finishes speaking to the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Signs go up warning of blanket fishing ban on Wear to combat poaching "on an industrial scale"place, having been introduced on safety grounds to protect pedestrians. The ba
Signs go up warning of blanket fishing ban on Wear to combat poaching "on an industrial scale"
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
place, having been introduced on safety grounds to protect pedestrians. The ban follows months of talks between the WAA, Durham Police, Durham County Council, the Environment Agency (EA) and the City of Durham Freemen, which controls access to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Adam Johnston's sister laughs off 'prison fight' claims Adam Johnson is serving a six-year jail term (Durham Police / PA) Disgraced
Adam Johnston's sister laughs off 'prison fight' claims
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Adam Johnson is serving a six-year jail term (Durham Police / PA) Disgraced former England footballer Adam Johnson has not been involved in a fight in prison, his sister has claimed. The... Read more
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metro
Adam Johnson's sister denies claims he was attacked in prisonme laugh,’ she wrote. ‘Just spoke to my brother, the articles are all untrue!J
Adam Johnson's sister denies claims he was attacked in prison
metro / Posted 2 days ago
me laugh,’ she wrote. ‘Just spoke to my brother, the articles are all untrue!Johnson was sentenced to six years (Picture: Durham Police) ‘You will all hear the truth when Adam comes home!’ According to an inmate at Moorland, Johnson had... Read more
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The News & Observer
City says Durham Police HQ too old, unsafe to fix | News & Observer May 1, 2016 4:18 AM New police chief will start job in a
City says Durham Police HQ too old, unsafe to fix
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
| News & Observer May 1, 2016 4:18 AM New police chief will start job in aging, cramped headquarters Some have criticized $71 replacement planned... Read more
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metro
Adam Johnson 'attacked in prison showers after saying Do you know who I am?'Johnson was sentenced to six years (Picture: Durham Police) Jailed former foot
Adam Johnson 'attacked in prison showers after saying Do you know who I am?'
metro / Posted 2 days ago
Johnson was sentenced to six years (Picture: Durham Police) Jailed former footballer Adam Johnson was beaten up in the prison showers after refusing clean hair from a plughole and then asking a fellow convict ‘Do you know who I am?’, an inmate has... Read more
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chroniclelive
Remember Bessie the Wallsend cow? She was one of 24 animals shot dead in the North East last yearthe force covers a large rural area, however the safety of the public has to be
Remember Bessie the Wallsend cow? She was one of 24 animals shot dead in the North East last year
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
the force covers a large rural area, however the safety of the public has to be our first priority.” A spokesman for Durham Police added: “County Durham is a largely rural area and it is not unusual for us to receive reports of an injured... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wilmington Teen's Coffee Shop 'Promposal' for Friend With Down SyndromeCAN’s Rev. Mark Anthony Middleton, senior pastor of Abundant Hope Christian Chu
Wilmington Teen's Coffee Shop 'Promposal' for Friend With Down Syndrome
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
CAN’s Rev. Mark Anthony Middleton, senior pastor of Abundant Hope Christian Church outlines CAN’s ideas for change in the Durham Police Department on Tuesday April 26, 2016 in Durham, N.C News and Observer sports writers Joe Giglio and Andrew... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Murder suspect arrested by U.S. Marshals in NCDURHAM, N.C. — A murder suspect was arrested by U.S. Marshals and the Durham Po
Murder suspect arrested by U.S. Marshals in NC
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 4 days ago
DURHAM, N.C. — A murder suspect was arrested by U.S. Marshals and the Durham Police Department late Thursday night. Devonte Lamar Jackson, 23, was wanted for murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy robbery with a dangerous... Read more
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Daily Star
See which five UK police forces have 'freed the weed'very seriously as they can often involve vulnerable people being forced to grow
See which five UK police forces have 'freed the weed'
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
very seriously as they can often involve vulnerable people being forced to grow cannabis against their will." Last year Durham Police said said people who grew cannabis for their own use was not a priority. And the Met have experimented with a... Read more
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chroniclelive
How often do our police officers use tasers or firearms? We take a look at Home Office figuresmost likely forces to discharge a taser, with 29% of uses of tasers by officers
How often do our police officers use tasers or firearms? We take a look at Home Office figures
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
most likely forces to discharge a taser, with 29% of uses of tasers by officers in 2015, involved the Taser being fired. Durham Police discharged tasers in 24% of uses. Meanwhile there were 186 police firearms operations in Northumbria in the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updatesin the north due to a northeast wind. Maximum Temperature 8 °C. The crashed ca
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
in the north due to a northeast wind. Maximum Temperature 8 °C. The crashed cars are now being removed from the road: Durham Police Special Constabulary Here is a picture, courtesy of Durham Police’s Special Constabulary, of the crash on... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham Police Chief: ‘All hands on deck’ to address violent crime | News & Observer April 28, 2016 8:01 AM Nine people shot, another two kil
Durham Police Chief: ‘All hands on deck’ to address violent crime
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
| News & Observer April 28, 2016 8:01 AM Nine people shot, another two killed, since Sunday One convenient store... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham police seek two men charged with murder and robbery | News & Observer April 27, 2016 6:33 PM Police say they are searching for
Durham police seek two men charged with murder and robbery
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
| News & Observer April 27, 2016 6:33 PM Police say they are searching for two more men they think were involved in the shooting... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 injured at convenience storeone dead and the other wounded, late Wednesday night at a Broad Street convenie
Durham shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 injured at convenience store
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
one dead and the other wounded, late Wednesday night at a Broad Street convenience store in Durham. From Staff Reports Durham police found two shooting victims, one dead and the other wounded, late Wednesday night at a Broad Street convenience... Read more
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The News & Observer
Duke Hospital locked down after car chase ends just outsidesweatshirt. The incident began with a shooting call in the 3800 block of Dearb
Duke Hospital locked down after car chase ends just outside
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
sweatshirt. The incident began with a shooting call in the 3800 block of Dearborn Driveit was just before 2:30 p.m., said Durham police spokeswoman Kammie Michael. Officers were given a description of the suspects’ car and spotted one matching... Read more
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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updatescriminal investigations have been taking place during the Hillsborough inquests
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
criminal investigations have been taking place during the Hillsborough inquests. Operation Resolve, led by former Durham police chief Jon Stoddart, and the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) launched inquiries after the... Read more
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Duke University
Duke Goes on Lock-Down After Police Chaseand sent several updates as circumstances changed. The all clear was issued jus
Duke Goes on Lock-Down After Police Chase
Duke University / Posted 6 days ago
and sent several updates as circumstances changed. The all clear was issued just after 4 p.m. “We want to thank Duke and Durham Police for their quick response and action to secure our campus and protect our patients, visitors, students and... Read more
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chroniclelive
Hillsborough: What happens next?criminal investigations have been taking place during the Hillsborough inquests
Hillsborough: What happens next?
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
criminal investigations have been taking place during the Hillsborough inquests. Operation Resolve, led by former Durham police chief Jon Stoddart, and the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) launched inquiries after the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Two former Durham police chiefs spearheading criminal investigation into Hillsborough tragedycircumstances surrounding the planning of the match and the day of the disaster
Two former Durham police chiefs spearheading criminal investigation into Hillsborough tragedy
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
circumstances surrounding the planning of the match and the day of the disaster. Mr Stoddart retired as Chief Constable of Durham Police in October 2012 and was sworn back in as an Assistant Commissioner in December 2012 for him to take on this... Read more
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The Chronicle
Durham selects Cerelyn Davis as new police chiefnew police chief," Davis said in the release. "I enthusiastically look forward
Durham selects Cerelyn Davis as new police chief
The Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
new police chief," Davis said in the release. "I enthusiastically look forward to working with the men and women of the Durham Police Department, to further build a culture of trust and collaboration in partnership with the citizens we... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |left and Bishop Clarence Laney Jr. of Monumental Faith Church of Durham, right,
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
left and Bishop Clarence Laney Jr. of Monumental Faith Church of Durham, right, prepare for their press conference at Durham Police Headquarters on Tuesday April 26, 2016 in Durham, N.C. Each pastor outlined specific ideas for the newly hired... Read more
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Northern Echo
'Too lenient' - ex police chief's verdict on jail sentence given to Darlington thugthe acceptance of a guilty plea to a section 20 offence, or GBH without intent,
'Too lenient' - ex police chief's verdict on jail sentence given to Darlington thug
Northern Echo / Posted 7 days ago
the acceptance of a guilty plea to a section 20 offence, or GBH without intent, was “wholly appropriate”. In its response, Durham Police said it would have expected its officers to have been contacted by the CPS so they could discuss any decision... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham clergy call for Police Department transformationCAN’s Rev. Mark Anthony Middleton, senior pastor of Abundant Hope Christian Chu
Durham clergy call for Police Department transformation
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
CAN’s Rev. Mark Anthony Middleton, senior pastor of Abundant Hope Christian Church outlines CAN’s ideas for change in the Durham Police Department on Tuesday April 26, 2016 in Durham, N.C Robert Willettrwillett@newsobserver.com Tim Conder, pastor... Read more
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The News & Observer
Davis named Durham police chief | News & Observer April 26, 2016 6:00 AM Atlanta Deputy Police Chief Cerel
Davis named Durham police chief
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
| News & Observer April 26, 2016 6:00 AM Atlanta Deputy Police Chief Cerelyn J. Davis will lead the Durham Police Department Davis has worked for the Atlanta Police Department for 28... Read more
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The News & Observer
Police: Man shot to death in East Durham | News & Observer April 25, 2016 4:00 PM Police say a man was shot and kil
Police: Man shot to death in East Durham
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
| News & Observer April 25, 2016 4:00 PM Police say a man was shot and killed in East Durham early Monday afternoon. Officers found the man after responding to a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Thug who left victim with severe brain injuries 'will serve just MONTHS in jail'Christmas. "Richard's life is ruined and his attacker serves barely a year in
Thug who left victim with severe brain injuries 'will serve just MONTHS in jail'
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Christmas. "Richard's life is ruined and his attacker serves barely a year in jail," added Keith. "How is this justice?" Durham Police are demanding answers from the CPS. Richard Stark with his terrible injuries A force spokesman said: "The... Read more
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chroniclelive
Asylum seeker caught illegally selling booze to teenagerThree shops could lose their licences after being caught out selling booze to t
Asylum seeker caught illegally selling booze to teenager
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
Three shops could lose their licences after being caught out selling booze to teens. Durham Police and the Durham County Council’s trading standards officers set up stings at the shops, sending 15-year-old volunteers in to buy booze without proof of... Read more
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Northern Echo
Durham's Police and Crime Commissioner candidates set out their visions for the future of policing in the county30 years as a police officer, he worked in children’s safeguarding at Sunderlan
Durham's Police and Crime Commissioner candidates set out their visions for the future of policing in the county
Northern Echo / Posted 8 days ago
30 years as a police officer, he worked in children’s safeguarding at Sunderland County Council before becoming the first Durham Police and Crime Commissioner in 2012. "In 2012 I said I wanted to build a strong police force which delivered an... Read more
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The News & Observer
New Morrisville police chief wants to humanize department’s officersstart in Morrisville June 6. Courtesy of Patrice Andrews New Morrisville Polic
New Morrisville police chief wants to humanize department’s officers
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
start in Morrisville June 6. Courtesy of Patrice Andrews New Morrisville Police Chief Patrice Andrews has worked at the Durham Police Department for 19 years, with about four of those married to another Durham police officer. When a married... Read more
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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updatesDurham County Council neighbourhood warden saw a van loaded with scrap metal dr
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted 12 days ago
Durham County Council neighbourhood warden saw a van loaded with scrap metal driving along a back lane in County Durham. Durham Police were told to track down the van. Scott White, 34, of Sunderland, was found to have no licence to operate as a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Illegal scrap metal dealer's escape attempt caught on cameraDurham Police were told to track down the van. The court heard that the warden
Illegal scrap metal dealer's escape attempt caught on camera
chroniclelive / Posted 12 days ago
Durham Police were told to track down the van. The court heard that the warden noticed the white Ford flatbed van was spotted by the warden in South Moor, Stanley on July 29 at around 11.30am. It was returned to him once he had cover in... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham police charge man in Old Chapel Hill Road shootings | News & Observer April 21, 2016 7:38 AM 2 wounded in April 11 incident P
Durham police charge man in Old Chapel Hill Road shootings
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
| News & Observer April 21, 2016 7:38 AM 2 wounded in April 11 incident Pair of men entered apartment April 11, began shooting,... Read more
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The Chronicle
Duke gets sexual assault prevention appIX compliance, noted that the app features a panic button, which can be used to
Duke gets sexual assault prevention app
The Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
IX compliance, noted that the app features a panic button, which can be used to call Duke University Police Department and Durham police. It also allows users to send preprogramed emergency messages to friends—including, “Help, please come and get... Read more
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The News & Observer
New hearing ordered on Darryl Howard murder convictionsdescribed as drug-related crimes. Howard, who was 32 when he was convicted, kn
New hearing ordered on Darryl Howard murder convictions
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
described as drug-related crimes. Howard, who was 32 when he was convicted, knew the victims and was no stranger to Durham police then. He also was a regular visitor to the public housing complex where the homicides occurred. Nevertheless,... Read more
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chroniclelive
Durham Police make 'fowl' discovery in car after arresting burglary suspectyou stop a vehicle and find it packed full of chickens.” Officers are today st
Durham Police make 'fowl' discovery in car after arresting burglary suspect
chroniclelive / Posted 14 days ago
you stop a vehicle and find it packed full of chickens.” Officers are today still working to trace the passengers, and the owner of the tools and hens, which are believed to be stolen. Anyone with any information should call Durham Police o... Read more
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Northern Echo
12 chickens found in car after police chaselots of power tools. "If you wake this morning to think that you may be the vi
12 chickens found in car after police chase
Northern Echo / Posted 14 days ago
lots of power tools. "If you wake this morning to think that you may be the victim of this, we have your property, contact Durham Police on 101 and quote DHM-19042016-0031 . "If you live in Peterlee and were woken by the helicopter in the early... Read more
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Northern Echo
CCTV: Police release footage of 'nasty assault' in Durham City in bid to trace attackerThe group of three men and one woman left the scene and headed in the direction
CCTV: Police release footage of 'nasty assault' in Durham City in bid to trace attacker
Northern Echo / Posted 14 days ago
The group of three men and one woman left the scene and headed in the direction of North Road. Durham Police are looking to trace all members of the group particularly the man who punched the 24-year-old. The assailant is described as tall, of... Read more
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The News & Observer
Patrice Andrews chosen as Morrisville police chiefthe retirement of former police chief Ira Jones. Andrews, a commander with the
Patrice Andrews chosen as Morrisville police chief
The News & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
the retirement of former police chief Ira Jones. Andrews, a commander with the criminal investigations division of the Durham Police Department, was selected from among 70 candidates. She will replace interim Chief Felicia Sykes on June 6, and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Could this be Britain's most hapless burglar?a community rehabilitation order and instructed to pay £100 compensation to th
Could this be Britain's most hapless burglar?
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
a community rehabilitation order and instructed to pay £100 compensation to the owners. Det Con Darren Cresswell of Durham Police said: "Some offences of burglary are more challenging to solve than others. "In this case the offender really... Read more
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chroniclelive
Read how burglar puts foot in it by stepping in paint leaving trail to his housea community rehabilitation order and ordered to pay £100 compensation to the sh
Read how burglar puts foot in it by stepping in paint leaving trail to his house
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
a community rehabilitation order and ordered to pay £100 compensation to the shop’s owners. Det Con Darren Cresswell of Durham Police said: “Some offences of burglary are more challenging to solve than others, in this case the offender really... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Durham police statistics for 2015 show decline in arrestsDURHAM, N.H. (AP) - Durham police say statistics have shown that the department
Durham police statistics for 2015 show decline in arrests
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) - Durham police say statistics have shown that the department took more calls for service last year, but arrests were down 10 percent in the southeast New Hampshire town from 2014. Officials say calls for assistance have increased... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |Saturday, April 16, 2016, in East Durham, raising questions about the fatal sho
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
Saturday, April 16, 2016, in East Durham, raising questions about the fatal shooting of their son La'Vante Biggs by Durham police in September 2015. Mark Schultzmschultz@newsobserver.com North Carolina's Cole Holcomb (36) and Devin Perry... Read more
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The News & Observer
Mother of Durham man shot by police questions son’s deathSaturday, April 16, 2016, in East Durham, raising questions about the fatal sho
Mother of Durham man shot by police questions son’s death
The News & Observer / Posted 17 days ago
Saturday, April 16, 2016, in East Durham, raising questions about the fatal shooting of their son La’Vante Biggs by Durham police in September 2015. Mark Schultzmschultz@newsobserver.com La’Vante Biggs was fatally shot by Durham police in... Read more
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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updatesknocking over a glass, Edwards picked it up, pretended to throw it at DJ Alex R
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted 18 days ago
knocking over a glass, Edwards picked it up, pretended to throw it at DJ Alex Ridley then chucked it hard into his face. Durham police are reporting snowfall in the south and west of the county. The rest of us could see the return of the wintry... Read more
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The News & Observer
ACC has a long history of basketball villainsUNC’s Larry Brown on a breakaway layup during Heyman’s sophomore season, a braw
ACC has a long history of basketball villains
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
UNC’s Larry Brown on a breakaway layup during Heyman’s sophomore season, a brawl ensued at Cameron Indoor Stadium with 10 Durham police officers needed to clear the court. At halftime of the same game, a UNC male cheerleader patted Heyman on the... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Twins arrested in former ECU basketball player’s murderDURHAM, N.C. — Durham police have charged twins with the murder of a former col
Twins arrested in former ECU basketball player’s murder
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 18 days ago
DURHAM, N.C. — Durham police have charged twins with the murder of a former college athlete after he was found shot Thursday morning. Around 3:30 a.m., officers were called about a shooting in the 400 block of East Piedmont Avenue. When they... Read more
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