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Washington Post
‘Brazen’ shootings at Prince George’s parks and rec centers fuel rage, alarmFern Franklin asks residents to identify the murderer of her son J.R. Reid Fran
‘Brazen’ shootings at Prince George’s parks and rec centers fuel rage, alarm
Washington Post / Posted 3 days ago
Fern Franklin asks residents to identify the murderer of her son J.R. Reid Franklin in the parking lot of the Bradbury Recreation Center, where he died last Sunday in a shooting. (Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post) In the parking lot of the Bradbury... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Crackdown on NSW roads after 22 people killed in fortnightOperation Saturation: New South Wales Police have announced a 10-day blitz on
Crackdown on NSW roads after 22 people killed in fortnight
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Operation Saturation: New South Wales Police have announced a 10-day blitz on road safety after 22 people were killed on the state's roads in the past fortnight. A total of 229 people have... Read more
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NBC Washington
Maryland Issues Guidelines to Prevent Police ProfilingMaryland Attorney General Brian Frosh issued statewide guidelines Tuesday to pr
Maryland Issues Guidelines to Prevent Police Profiling
NBC Washington / Posted 4 days ago
Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh issued statewide guidelines Tuesday to prevent discriminatory profiling by law enforcement officers based on race, gender and other characteristics. Frosh said in Annapolis that the guidelines are similar to... Read more
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NBC Washington
Maryland Issues Guidance to Address Police ProfilingMaryland Attorney General Brian Frosh is issuing statewide guidelines to preven
Maryland Issues Guidance to Address Police Profiling
NBC Washington / Posted 4 days ago
Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh is issuing statewide guidelines to prevent discriminatory profiling by law enforcement officers based on race, gender and other characteristics. Frosh, who has scheduled a Tuesday news conference about the... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC Berkeley's Policy Advocacy Clinic aims to tackle issues concerning communityPublic policy and law students will be reaching beyond UC Berkeley and into the
UC Berkeley's Policy Advocacy Clinic aims to tackle issues concerning community
The Daily Californian / Posted 5 days ago
Public policy and law students will be reaching beyond UC Berkeley and into the surrounding community this fall to conduct research on criminalizing the homeless, juvenile ticketing fees and police accountability. As part of the UC Berkeley School... Read more
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The Register
Body-worn cameras a 'Pandora's Box' says ex Vic Police chief NixonGartner: The Former police commissioner for the Australian state of Victoria, C
Body-worn cameras a 'Pandora's Box' says ex Vic Police chief Nixon
The Register / Posted 5 days ago
Gartner: The Former police commissioner for the Australian state of Victoria, Christine Nixo, says body-worn cameras are a 'Pandora's Box' that cause more problems than they fix. Body-worn cameras are being used, or trialled, by police forces in all... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Capitol Hill residents take a stand against crime in their neighborhoodSEATTLE – Residents in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle are gathering t
Capitol Hill residents take a stand against crime in their neighborhood
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
SEATTLE – Residents in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle are gathering tonight, to take a stand against the increase in violent crime. According to Seattle police, assaults, robberies and murders in Capitol Hill are up 38% from last... Read more
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Washington Post
Woman shot in Northeast D.C.; suspect possibly barricaded insideA woman was shot and critically wounded Friday morning in Northeast Washington,
Woman shot in Northeast D.C.; suspect possibly barricaded inside
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
A woman was shot and critically wounded Friday morning in Northeast Washington, according to D.C. police, and a possible suspect has barricaded himself inside a residence. The shooting occurred about 10:40 a.m. in the 3600 block of 18th Street NE in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Telecom Worries Over Network Theft, Offers RewardThe latest in a string of attacks on the fibre optic network in the Erongo Regi
Telecom Worries Over Network Theft, Offers Reward
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The latest in a string of attacks on the fibre optic network in the Erongo Region is a major source of concern for Telecom. In a strong statement issued earlier this week the telecommunications utility said these attacks can cause major communication... Read more
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Express and Star
Staffordshire crime rates hit three-year high « Express & StarStaffordshire Police dealt with 60,861 incidents – up on 59,384 from the previo
Staffordshire crime rates hit three-year high « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 9 days ago
Staffordshire Police dealt with 60,861 incidents – up on 59,384 from the previous 12 months, according to the Home Office. But despite the increase, police chiefs in the country have said progress is still being made to tackle the rates. Incidents... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Ithaca family donates new office to city police departmentIthaca, NY (WBNG Binghamton) There is now an increased police presence on Ithac
Ithaca family donates new office to city police department
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 10 days ago
Ithaca, NY (WBNG Binghamton) There is now an increased police presence on Ithaca's west side -- all thanks to a family who cares for its community. The Ithaca Police Department has a new satellite office on the city's west side. The building, which... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
'There is no silver bullet': Isis, al-Qaida and the myths of terrorismFifteen years ago, in the immediate aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, a series of
'There is no silver bullet': Isis, al-Qaida and the myths of terrorism
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
Fifteen years ago, in the immediate aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, a series of misconceptions about Osama bin Laden and al-Qaida became widely accepted. Some focused on the person of Bin Laden himself – his wealth, health and history. The group that... Read more
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Toronto Star
Why Harper (and friends) are a bigger threat than IS: BurmanNot surprisingly, all three countries have enacted similar laws to curtail free
Why Harper (and friends) are a bigger threat than IS: Burman
Toronto Star / Posted 14 days ago
Not surprisingly, all three countries have enacted similar laws to curtail freedom of movement and speech, redefine citizenship and dramatically increase police surveillance powers. This is not unlike what happened after the 9/11 terrorist attacks in... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Chatham moves ahead with negotiation for sale of county water systemThings aren’t looking good in Chatham County’s water and sewer fund. During a
Chatham moves ahead with negotiation for sale of county water system
Savannah Morning News / Posted 15 days ago
Things aren’t looking good in Chatham County’s water and sewer fund. During a meeting in the Green Room on Friday, Chatham County Manager Lee Smith told the county commission the enterprise fund is rapidly leaking money. Just this year, he said, the... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PNP chief: Dapat ang pulis, wala sa police stationSenator Poe praises Marquez for his vision MANILA - The new chief of the Phili
PNP chief: Dapat ang pulis, wala sa police station
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 16 days ago
Senator Poe praises Marquez for his vision MANILA - The new chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP) vowed not to retire until he sees police officers patrolling every street in the country. In his first appearance before the Senate's... Read more
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guardian-series
Decision on police station closure set for next monthThe police station in Epping could close as part of an ongoing programme of cut
Decision on police station closure set for next month
guardian-series / Posted 17 days ago
The police station in Epping could close as part of an ongoing programme of cuts with a decision expected in September, it was confirmed yesterday (August 11). Police and Crime Commissioner Nick Alston failed to deny that Epping station was one of... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Attempted abduction of 11-old near middle schoolPhoenix police are searching for a suspect they say tried to abduct an 11-year-
Attempted abduction of 11-old near middle school
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 18 days ago
Phoenix police are searching for a suspect they say tried to abduct an 11-year-old girl who was walking home from school. It reportedly happened around 5:15 p.m. Monday in the area of Desert Sands Middle School, near 6500 W. Campbell Road. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Outrage over police killingsIndependent MediaSizakele Nkosi-Malobane, Gauteng MEC for Community Safety, com
Outrage over police killings
iol.co.za / Posted 21 days ago
Independent MediaSizakele Nkosi-Malobane, Gauteng MEC for Community Safety, comforts Thandi Muhlari, whose policeman husband was killed on Thursday. Picture: Dumisani Sibeko Thandi Muhlari removed the blanket covering her legs and showed her large,... Read more
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MinnPost
The big question for cities rolling out police body cams: how to deal with all that footage?Some of the people pushing the hardest for putting body cameras on police offic
The big question for cities rolling out police body cams: how to deal with all that footage?
MinnPost / Posted 23 days ago
Some of the people pushing the hardest for putting body cameras on police officers think there’s only one thing worse than not having video of interactions between police and residents: having such video but not making it available to the public. If... Read more
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MLive.com
Slaying an isolated violent outburst for downtown Flint, police sayFLINT, MI -- Police say the man killed in a shooting outside the downtown bus s
Slaying an isolated violent outburst for downtown Flint, police say
MLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
FLINT, MI -- Police say the man killed in a shooting outside the downtown bus station was targeted after an argument. But while police say the shooting in broad daylight was an isolated violent outburst for downtown, the slaying has renewed concerns... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
A victim of crime Published: 5 August 2015 Barely 30 minutes after submitting my column to my
A victim of crime
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 25 days ago
Published: 5 August 2015 Barely 30 minutes after submitting my column to my editor last week, I was involved in a snatch-theft attempt in the affluent neighbourhood of Bangsar. While I have written about this topic before,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Northland police to carry shock weapon on hipTasers will be carried by police on duty. Photo / File All frontline Northland
Northland police to carry shock weapon on hip
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
Tasers will be carried by police on duty. Photo / File All frontline Northland police officers will soon be armed with Tasers while on the beat. There are 64 Tasers available to Northland police and before last Friday's change they were carried in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Weekend visitors at Penn Pump Park in Palmer will need permitIf you want to visit Penn Pump Park during the weekend, you'll need a permit, a
Weekend visitors at Penn Pump Park in Palmer will need permit
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
If you want to visit Penn Pump Park during the weekend, you'll need a permit, according to new rules Palmer Township supervisors approved Monday evening. The decision came after a raucous Sunday when an estimated 400 to 600 visitors packed the small... Read more
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Local 12 Cincinnati
City council seeks end to off-campus traffic stops by UC policeUpdated: Mon, Aug 03 2015, 05:55 PM CINCINNATI (Jeff Hirsh) -- Members of Cinc
City council seeks end to off-campus traffic stops by UC police
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 26 days ago
Updated: Mon, Aug 03 2015, 05:55 PM CINCINNATI (Jeff Hirsh) -- Members of Cincinnati city council want the UC police force to stop off-campus traffic stops, at least for now. Council's law committee called for a moratorium on such stops; the kind... Read more
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The Express-Times
Lehigh Valley's National Night Out events promote community safetyNational Night Out, sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch, "promo
Lehigh Valley's National Night Out events promote community safety
The Express-Times / Posted 27 days ago
National Night Out, sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch, "promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie," according to its website. A news release from Capt. Greg Gottschall of Bethlehem Township police said... Read more
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Valley Central
City of Weslaco working toward economic growthIn downtown Weslaco, booming businesses are surrounded by some abandoned store
City of Weslaco working toward economic growth
Valley Central / Posted 28 days ago
In downtown Weslaco, booming businesses are surrounded by some abandoned store fronts. "We have a few businesses. We have the audio shop over there, the pawn shop over there, but there are a lot of empty spaces where there could be some businesses... Read more

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