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Darien News-Review
Vacant house yields treasure trove of guns, drugsBRIDGEPORT - It was supposed to be a vacant house. But when members of the Sta
Vacant house yields treasure trove of guns, drugs
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT - It was supposed to be a vacant house. But when members of the Statewide Urban Violence Cooperative Crime Control Task Force raided the building on Wilmot Avenue Friday afternoon police said they found it to be the headquarters and site... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Vacant house yields treasure trove of guns, drugsBRIDGEPORT - It was supposed to be a vacant house. But when members of the Sta
Vacant house yields treasure trove of guns, drugs
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 11 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT - It was supposed to be a vacant house. But when members of the Statewide Urban Violence Cooperative Crime Control Task Force raided the building on Wilmot Avenue Friday afternoon police said they found it to be the headquarters and site... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Vacant house yields treasure trove of guns, drugsBRIDGEPORT - It was supposed to be a vacant house. But when members of the Sta
Vacant house yields treasure trove of guns, drugs
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT - It was supposed to be a vacant house. But when members of the Statewide Urban Violence Cooperative Crime Control Task Force raided the building on Wilmot Avenue Friday afternoon police said they found it to be the headquarters and site... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Vacant house yields treasure trove of guns, drugsBRIDGEPORT - It was supposed to be a vacant house. But when members of the Sta
Vacant house yields treasure trove of guns, drugs
The New Canaan News / Posted 12 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT - It was supposed to be a vacant house. But when members of the Statewide Urban Violence Cooperative Crime Control Task Force raided the building on Wilmot Avenue Friday afternoon police said they found it to be the headquarters and site... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Rausch: Gang task force arrests exceed 50KNOXVILLE — Knoxville police officers have made more than 50 felony arrests sin
Rausch: Gang task force arrests exceed 50
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
KNOXVILLE — Knoxville police officers have made more than 50 felony arrests since the creation of a gang task force a month ago, Chief David Rausch told City Council members Friday. "We're not ready to release a lot of the numbers yet, but I can... Read more
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Columbia Star
Cayce City Council approves multi-jurisdictional law enforcement gang investigation agreement | February 5, 2016A special council meeting of the Cayce City Council was called to order at 5 p.
Cayce City Council approves multi-jurisdictional law enforcement gang investigation agreement | February 5, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 2 days ago
A special council meeting of the Cayce City Council was called to order at 5 p.m. January 20 at the Cayce Tennis and Fitness Center by Mayor Elise Partin. All members were present: Mayor Elise Partin, Phil Carter, James Jenkins, Eva Corley, and Tara... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Gun violence 'getting ridiculous,' Wilmington police sayOfficers with the Wilmington Police Department's Gang Unit who responded to all
Gun violence 'getting ridiculous,' Wilmington police say
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
Officers with the Wilmington Police Department's Gang Unit who responded to all three shootings said Wednesday they are fed up with these incidents where innocent people are so close to gunfire. The gunfire started Tuesday when rival gang members... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Brother of man accused of shooting HPD officer arrested after threatening witnessesHOUSTON - Houston police have arrested the brother of a man accused of shooting
Brother of man accused of shooting HPD officer arrested after threatening witnesses
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 3 days ago
HOUSTON - Houston police have arrested the brother of a man accused of shooting an officer during an attempted robbery. The brother's girlfriend was also taken into custody. Wednesday morning, members of the HPD Gang Task Force arrested Joseph... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Voter registration deadline is MondayPrepare to voteYou can find registration forms at the Hamilton County Election
Voter registration deadline is Monday
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
Prepare to voteYou can find registration forms at the Hamilton County Election Commission office, 700 River Terminal Road in Chattanooga, or at the post office, libraries and most other city or state offices.Or, download and print a voter... Read more
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Boston Herald
Feds: Murderous MS-13 members recruited in Mass. high schoolsVicious MS-13 members recruited young teenagers from East Boston High and other
Feds: Murderous MS-13 members recruited in Mass. high schools
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Vicious MS-13 members recruited young teenagers from East Boston High and other Greater Boston high schools – and are responsible for the murders of at least five people since 2014, in Chelsea and East Boston, as well as the attempted murder of at... Read more
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BC Local News
Nanaimo man faces bomb-making chargeA Nanaimo man faces 10 charges, ranging from bomb-making through identity theft
Nanaimo man faces bomb-making charge
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
A Nanaimo man faces 10 charges, ranging from bomb-making through identity theft and drug peddling, in connection with a three-month investigation by the B.C. anti-gang task force. Hamzah Subhan Khan, 25, was arrested and charged with a variety of... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Police investigating Springfield's first homicide of 2016SPRINGFIELD >> Police are investigating Springfield's first homicide of 2
Police investigating Springfield's first homicide of 2016
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
SPRINGFIELD >> Police are investigating Springfield's first homicide of 2016 after a man was fatally shot in the city's North End section. Officers were dispatched to the scene on Brookline Avenue around 5:45 p.m. Monday for reports of a... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Police investigating Springfield's first homicide of 2016SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Police are investigating Springfield's first homicide
Police investigating Springfield's first homicide of 2016
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 11 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Police are investigating Springfield's first homicide of 2016 after a man was fatally shot in the western Massachusetts city's North End section. Officers were dispatched to the scene on Brookline Avenue around 5:45 p.m.... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Man pleads guilty to trafficking heroin in Snohomish CountyEVERETT, Wash. (AP) - A 29-year-old man accused of selling drugs in Snohomish C
Man pleads guilty to trafficking heroin in Snohomish County
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 11 days ago
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - A 29-year-old man accused of selling drugs in Snohomish County for years is set to be sentenced for drug trafficking, money laundering and witness intimidation. The Daily Herald reports (http://goo.gl/VQ13Ne ) James Painter... Read more
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Marshall Independent
SERIES: The duel against drugsEditor's note: This is the third of a periodic series looking into the world of
SERIES: The duel against drugs
Marshall Independent / Posted 11 days ago
Editor's note: This is the third of a periodic series looking into the world of drugs, specifically prescription drugs and heroin, the devastating effects it can have on people and what is being done about it in terms of education and... Read more
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MLive.com
Meet investigators called to probe Flint water crisisLANSING, MI — Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette introduced two men brough
Meet investigators called to probe Flint water crisis
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
LANSING, MI — Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette introduced two men brought in to investigate the Flint Water Crisis to members of the media during a news conference. During the Jan. 25 Lansing news conference, Schuette announced former... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
High bail set for robbery suspectsBail is set at $1,000,000 each for two suspects in an aggravated robbery that o
High bail set for robbery suspects
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 12 days ago
Bail is set at $1,000,000 each for two suspects in an aggravated robbery that occurred Jan. 3 at a Wichita Falls motel. Police say that a woman knocked on the door to a room at the Econo Lodge, 1700 Seymour Highway. The victim said the woman tried... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Alleged drug dealers arrested at the Springfield Plaza selling “Versace”Michael Colon, Victor “Indio” Bonano, and Joan “Bebo” Rivera (Image Credit: Spr
Alleged drug dealers arrested at the Springfield Plaza selling “Versace”
WWLP Springfield / Posted 16 days ago
Michael Colon, Victor “Indio” Bonano, and Joan “Bebo” Rivera (Image Credit: Springfield Police Department) SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Three men were arrested and charged in Springfield on Thursday after an investigation into two of the men, who... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Deputies sniff out 22 pounds of pot in ShokanSHOKAN -- Ulster County's drug and gang task force says the dank smell of marij
Deputies sniff out 22 pounds of pot in Shokan
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 18 days ago
SHOKAN -- Ulster County's drug and gang task force says the dank smell of marijuana outside a Route 28 home led them a grow house, the seizure of 22 pounds of marijuana and a felony arrest. The Ulster Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotics Team, or... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans man fatally shot by FBI had been government informant, court records revealA man fatally shot by the FBI more than two years ago in New Orleans East agree
New Orleans man fatally shot by FBI had been government informant, court records reveal
The Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
A man fatally shot by the FBI more than two years ago in New Orleans East agreed months before his death to cooperate with the bureau in its investigation of a local heroin ring but soon broke off contact with federal authorities, according to newly... Read more
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The Advocate
N.O. man fatally shot by FBI had been government informant, court records revealA man fatally shot by the FBI more than two years ago in New Orleans East agree
N.O. man fatally shot by FBI had been government informant, court records reveal
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
A man fatally shot by the FBI more than two years ago in New Orleans East agreed months before his death to cooperate with the bureau in its investigation of a local heroin ring but soon broke off contact with federal authorities, according to newly... Read more
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Daily Mail
Utah officer was paying off cancer bills when he was killedVeteran cop and father-of-three shot dead after hit-and-run chase turned deadly
Utah officer was paying off cancer bills when he was killed
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Veteran cop and father-of-three shot dead after hit-and-run chase turned deadly was working overtime to pay for his cancer treatment Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head on Sunday Veteran officer was killed by hit-and-run... Read more
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WWMT 3 Kalamazoo
Suspect guns down officer in Salt Lake CitySALT LAKE CITY, Utah (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - We're learning more about a suspect accu
Suspect guns down officer in Salt Lake City
WWMT 3 Kalamazoo / Posted 19 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - We're learning more about a suspect accused of gunning down a police officer in Salt Lake City. Utah police say the suspect, Cory Lee Henderson, had both federal and state warrants issued for his arrest. They... Read more
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Daily Mail
Police officer is dead and another is wounded after a shoot outVeteran police officer and father-of-three is shot dead and another officer wou
Police officer is dead and another is wounded after a shoot out
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
Veteran police officer and father-of-three is shot dead and another officer wounded after hit-and-run chase turns deadly Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10... Read more
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TribLIVE
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchangeSALT LAKE CITY — A Utah police officer was killed Sunday when he was shot by a
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchange
TribLIVE / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah police officer was killed Sunday when he was shot by a suspect who later was killed by police. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police Officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10 a.m. in the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Utah policeman, suspect dead in gunfire exchangeSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot
Utah policeman, suspect dead in gunfire exchange
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a suspect who was later killed by police. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10 a.m.... Read more
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Orange County Register
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchangeSALT LAKE CITY – A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchange
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY – A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a suspect who was later killed by police. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10 a.m. in the... Read more
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Island Packet
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchangeA Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a suspect who was
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchange
Island Packet / Posted 20 days ago
A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a suspect who was later killed by police. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10 a.m. in the suburb of... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Police Officer and suspect killed in shooting in UtahSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A shooting has left a Utah police officer and suspect dea
Police Officer and suspect killed in shooting in Utah
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A shooting has left a Utah police officer and suspect dead and another officer injured. A man who was fatally shot by Utah police after he killed an officer had both federal and state warrants issued for his arrest. The Salt... Read more
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Denver Post
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchangeSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchange
Denver Post / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a suspect who was later killed by police. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10 a.m.... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchangeSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchange
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a suspect who was later killed by police. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10 a.m.... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchangeSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchange
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a suspect who was later killed by police. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10 a.m.... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Utah police officer suspect dead in gunfire exchange AP News | 01/17/16 04:21 pm SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- A Utah police officer was
Utah police officer suspect dead in gunfire exchange
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 20 days ago
AP News | 01/17/16 04:21 pm SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a suspect who was later killed by police. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchangeSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchange
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a suspect who was later killed by police. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10 a.m.... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchangeSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchange
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a suspect who was later killed by police. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10 a.m.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchangeSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchange
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a suspect who was later killed by police. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10 a.m.... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchangeSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot
Utah police officer, suspect dead in gunfire exchange
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 20 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah police officer was killed Sunday after he was shot by a suspect who was later killed by police. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10 a.m.... Read more
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ABC News
Utah Police Officer, Suspect Dead in Gunfire ExchangeSalt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney
Utah Police Officer, Suspect Dead in Gunfire Exchange
ABC News / Posted 20 days ago
Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Unified police officer Douglas Barney was shot in the head shortly before 10 a.m. in the suburb of Holladay. He was taken to a hospital where he died of his injuries a few hours later. According to Winder,... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Felony Lane Gang targeting moms in South Metro; Stealing purses, cashing checksCENTENNIAL, Colo. - Members of a national gang are back in metro Denver targeti
Felony Lane Gang targeting moms in South Metro; Stealing purses, cashing checks
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 22 days ago
CENTENNIAL, Colo. - Members of a national gang are back in metro Denver targeting moms while they drop children off at daycare centers or while they're exercising at the gym. “We’re working three cases right now,” said Julie Brooks of the Arapahoe... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
SF's gang task force investigating recent rash of violent Mission District crimesRelated Stories SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - A handful of random, violent crimes are
SF's gang task force investigating recent rash of violent Mission District crimes
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 23 days ago
Related Stories SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - A handful of random, violent crimes are being investigated by police and San Francisco's police gang task force in San Francisco’s Mission District. On Tuesday, police filed three separate reports for an... Read more
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The Advocate
NOPD plans to shift nearly 100 officers to streets in effort to improve response timesThe number of New Orleans Police Department officers on patrol will jump by mor
NOPD plans to shift nearly 100 officers to streets in effort to improve response times
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
The number of New Orleans Police Department officers on patrol will jump by more than 40 percent after Mardi Gras under a major restructuring announced Wednesday that will move 94 cops from desks and district stations to the streets. NOPD leaders... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lake County homicides, overdose deaths drop in 2015Lake County law enforcement officials say some of the credit for an apparent de
Lake County homicides, overdose deaths drop in 2015
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Lake County law enforcement officials say some of the credit for an apparent decline in heroin-related deaths goes to the expanded use of an opioid overdose antidote by police. A countywide program introduced last year allows law enforcement... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Holyoke Police seized about 1,800 bags of heroinImage Credit: Holyoke Police Department HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Holyoke Po
Holyoke Police seized about 1,800 bags of heroin
WWLP Springfield / Posted 30 days ago
Image Credit: Holyoke Police Department HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Holyoke Police Narcotics Vice Unit conducted a major drug raid Thursday afternoon, after an extensive investigation into the recent heroin overdoses in western Mass. According to... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Crime Stoppers tip leads to federal indictment of Portland man on drug-trafficking, firearm chargesA Crime Stoppers tip has led to the federal indictment of a 40-year-old man acc
Crime Stoppers tip leads to federal indictment of Portland man on drug-trafficking, firearm charges
OregonLive.com / Posted 30 days ago
A Crime Stoppers tip has led to the federal indictment of a 40-year-old man accused of selling drugs from his home across from a public charter elementary school in Southeast Portland. Walter Lashawn Smith Thursday afternoon pleaded not guilty to a... Read more

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