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The Washington Times
Justice Dept.’s Ferguson report shows police what not to doA Department of Justice review of the law enforcement response to unrest in Fer
Justice Dept.’s Ferguson report shows police what not to do
The Washington Times / Posted 17 hours ago
A Department of Justice review of the law enforcement response to unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer offers a playbook of what police should not do when responding to large-scale demonstrations. A lack of preexisting community relationships,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Former Nevada beauty queen arrested again for alleged drug possessionIn this handout photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department,
Former Nevada beauty queen arrested again for alleged drug possession
Houston Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
In this handout photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, former Miss Nevada USA Katherine Rees is seen in a police booking photo after her arrest on charges including trafficking in a controlled substance, sale of a controlled... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Activist Judged: Eugene Puryear Reinvents Himself As One of the Mayor’s Newest FoesAll summer, whenever Muriel Bowser and Eugene Puryear have been in the same roo
Activist Judged: Eugene Puryear Reinvents Himself As One of the Mayor’s Newest Foes
Washington City Paper / Posted 20 hours ago
All summer, whenever Muriel Bowser and Eugene Puryear have been in the same room, it usually means trouble for the mayor. In May, Bowser tried to end a sleepy affordable housing tour of Shaw with a press scrum at Uprising Muffin Company. What could... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Former Nevada beauty queen arrested again for alleged drug possessionThis photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department on Wednesda
Former Nevada beauty queen arrested again for alleged drug possession
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
This photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2008 shows the booking photo of Katherine Rees. Rees, 23, a former Miss Nevada USA, was held for about 12 hours at the Clark County jail after police said she... Read more
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Eye Witness News
TMPD: Metro police officers’ conduct being investigated The alleged use of a branded Eskom vehicle in an undercover operation is bein
TMPD: Metro police officers’ conduct being investigated
Eye Witness News / Posted 22 hours ago
The alleged use of a branded Eskom vehicle in an undercover operation is being investigated. FILE: The Metro Police’s Console Tleane says it is not standard procedure for the department to use... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Spice World: Synthetic drugs have plagued D.C. for years. What took the city so long to mount a full response?Nebiyu Jamal Fanta was still training as a clerk at Benning Market & Dollar Plu
Spice World: Synthetic drugs have plagued D.C. for years. What took the city so long to mount a full response?
Washington City Paper / Posted yesterday
Nebiyu Jamal Fanta was still training as a clerk at Benning Market & Dollar Plus in December 2013 when narcotics investigators from the Metropolitan Police Department came in asking whether the store sold products such as “Spice,” “K2,” or “Scooby... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Neighbors willing to try GW's off-campus responder program GW HatchetNeighbors are willing to give the University’s new neighborhood response progra
Neighbors willing to try GW's off-campus responder program GW Hatchet
The GW Hatchet / Posted yesterday
Neighbors are willing to give the University’s new neighborhood response program a try. Foggy Bottom residents expressed their concerns — and hopes — for the new program at a GW Community Advisory Committee meeting this week, saying that it... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
New Ferguson report offers lessons on handling protestsWASHINGTON (AP) _ A Justice Department report says the police response to unres
New Ferguson report offers lessons on handling protests
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) _ A Justice Department report says the police response to unrest in Ferguson, Missouri last summer offers lessons in how not to handle mass demonstrations. The report warns that such problems could happen in other places roiled by... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
SCMPD arrest suspect connected to guns theft from house on Walz DriveInvestigators with the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department have mad
SCMPD arrest suspect connected to guns theft from house on Walz Drive
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted yesterday
Investigators with the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department have made one arrest and recovered more than a dozen guns stolen during a residential burglary in the Forest Hill neighborhood. John Bailey, 17, was taken in after he was served... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
IMPD officer's daughter killed in drunken-driving crash right after posting powerful videoINDIANAPOLIS – An officer with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department
IMPD officer's daughter killed in drunken-driving crash right after posting powerful video
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
INDIANAPOLIS – An officer with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is mourning after losing his daughter – a new mother – in a car crash involving a drunken driver. An hour before the wreck, that daughter posted a video with a strong... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
11 charged in heroin, meth bustINDIANAPOLIS -- Eleven suspected members of an Indianapolis drug trafficking or
11 charged in heroin, meth bust
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
INDIANAPOLIS -- Eleven suspected members of an Indianapolis drug trafficking organization will be charged following a nine-month investigation, the United States Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday. According to a press release, the organization... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Federal prosecutor announces drug bust in IndianapolisEleven people are facing federal charges after prosecutors announced a massive
Federal prosecutor announces drug bust in Indianapolis
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
Eleven people are facing federal charges after prosecutors announced a massive drug bust on the Indianapolis west side. Federal, state and local law enforcement agencies served warrants at locations across the city's west side Wednesday morning.... Read more
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NBC Washington
Police Announcing Synthetic Drug Bust in D.C.Metropolitan Police Department Chief Cathy Lanier is announcing recent arrests
Police Announcing Synthetic Drug Bust in D.C.
NBC Washington / Posted yesterday
Metropolitan Police Department Chief Cathy Lanier is announcing recent arrests and a major seizure of synthetic drugs in D.C. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement will join D.C. police and other law enforcement agencies for a news conference at... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Police searching for man wanted for not registering as sex offenderPolice are asking for the public's help in finding a man wanted for not registe
Police searching for man wanted for not registering as sex offender
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
Police are asking for the public's help in finding a man wanted for not registering as a sex offender. Members of the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department are looking for Duane Wethington. On Aug. 13, a warrant was issued for Wethington... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
The woman who helped break the Jared Fogle caseINDIANAPOLIS — She was mad — livid, actually. And disgusted. It was too much fo
The woman who helped break the Jared Fogle case
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS — She was mad — livid, actually. And disgusted. It was too much for her to take. That’s how a friend described the Indianapolis woman who provided information that led police to discover the child pornography that will send Jared Fogle... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Community activist group holding news conference to address urgent matter in SavannahA community activist group that calls themselves "The Bullhorn Crew" says they
Community activist group holding news conference to address urgent matter in Savannah
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 2 days ago
A community activist group that calls themselves "The Bullhorn Crew" says they want to address an urgent matter on Wednesday. Group organizers will be holding a news conference at 6 p.m. on the steps of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police... Read more
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WALB Albany
Community activist group holding news conference to address urgent matter in SavannahA community activist group that calls themselves "The Bullhorn Crew" says they
Community activist group holding news conference to address urgent matter in Savannah
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
A community activist group that calls themselves "The Bullhorn Crew" says they want to address an urgent matter on Wednesday. Group organizers will be holding a news conference at 6 p.m. on the steps of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Community activist group holding news conference to address urgent matter in SavannahA community activist group that calls themselves "The Bullhorn Crew" says they
Community activist group holding news conference to address urgent matter in Savannah
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
A community activist group that calls themselves "The Bullhorn Crew" says they want to address an urgent matter on Wednesday. Group organizers will be holding a news conference at 6 p.m. on the steps of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police... Read more
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WA Today
Guns, gangs, 'Ferguson effect' cited as murder rates rise sharply in US citiesTamiko Holmes, a mother of five who lost two of her children in separate shooti
Guns, gangs, 'Ferguson effect' cited as murder rates rise sharply in US cities
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Tamiko Holmes, a mother of five who lost two of her children in separate shootings in Milwaukee, before finally leaving the city with her remaining children. Photo: New York Times Milwaukee: Cities across the nation are seeing a startling rise in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Guns, gangs, 'Ferguson effect' cited as murder rates rise sharply in US citiesTamiko Holmes, a mother of five who lost two of her children in separate shooti
Guns, gangs, 'Ferguson effect' cited as murder rates rise sharply in US cities
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Tamiko Holmes, a mother of five who lost two of her children in separate shootings in Milwaukee, before finally leaving the city with her remaining children. Photo: New York Times Milwaukee: Cities across the nation are seeing a startling rise in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Guns, gangs, 'Ferguson effect' cited as murder rates rise sharply in US citiesTamiko Holmes, a mother of five who lost two of her children in separate shooti
Guns, gangs, 'Ferguson effect' cited as murder rates rise sharply in US cities
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Tamiko Holmes, a mother of five who lost two of her children in separate shootings in Milwaukee, before finally leaving the city with her remaining children. Photo: New York Times Milwaukee: Cities across the nation are seeing a startling rise in... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Guns, gangs, 'Ferguson effect' cited as murder rates rise sharply in US citiesTamiko Holmes, a mother of five who lost two of her children in separate shooti
Guns, gangs, 'Ferguson effect' cited as murder rates rise sharply in US cities
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Tamiko Holmes, a mother of five who lost two of her children in separate shootings in Milwaukee, before finally leaving the city with her remaining children. Photo: New York Times Milwaukee: Cities across the nation are seeing a startling rise in... Read more
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The Age
Guns, gangs, 'Ferguson effect' cited as murder rates rise sharply in US citiesTamiko Holmes, a mother of five who lost two of her children in separate shooti
Guns, gangs, 'Ferguson effect' cited as murder rates rise sharply in US cities
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Tamiko Holmes, a mother of five who lost two of her children in separate shootings in Milwaukee, before finally leaving the city with her remaining children. Photo: New York Times Milwaukee: Cities across the nation are seeing a startling rise in... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
SCMPD searching for suspects that stole more than a dozen guns in residential burglaryIslands Precinct Investigators of Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Departme
SCMPD searching for suspects that stole more than a dozen guns in residential burglary
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 2 days ago
Islands Precinct Investigators of Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department are searching for suspects who stole more than a dozen guns in a residential burglary Monday. The burglary occurred on the 2300 block of Walz Drive while the residents... Read more
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Black Press USA
The States With The Most Gun Laws See The Fewest Gun-Related Deaths Guns line the walls of the firearms reference collection at the Washington Me
The States With The Most Gun Laws See The Fewest Gun-Related Deaths
Black Press USA / Posted 2 days ago
Guns line the walls of the firearms reference collection at the Washington Metropolitan Police Department headquarters in Washington on Sept. 28, 2007. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
'More Cops Tax' passes Clark County CommissionLAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) – Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department will be abl
'More Cops Tax' passes Clark County Commission
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 2 days ago
LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) – Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department will be able to hire 133 more officers after a new tax goes into effect in January of 2016. Tuesday Clark County Commissioners approved the ‘More Cops Tax’, a $0.05 tax increase... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Indianapolis officers begin training on mental illnessDozens of officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department are lea
Indianapolis officers begin training on mental illness
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 2 days ago
Dozens of officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department are learning how to recognize mental illness when responding to calls and the steps needed to keep those situations from escalating. Five days of training with the Crisis... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Russell Taylor pleads guilty to child porn, exploitationThe former head of Jared Fogle's charitable foundation signed a plea deal late
Russell Taylor pleads guilty to child porn, exploitation
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
The former head of Jared Fogle's charitable foundation signed a plea deal late Friday in connection to the child pornography charges against him. Russell Taylor, 43, pleaded guilty to 12 counts of child exploitation plus one count of distributing... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Homicide rates rising sharply in many U.S. citiesCities across the nation are seeing a startling rise in murders after years of
Homicide rates rising sharply in many U.S. cities
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Cities across the nation are seeing a startling rise in murders after years of declines, and few places have witnessed a shift as precipitous as this city. With the summer not yet over, 104 people have been killed this year – after 86 homicides in... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Indianapolis officers begin training on mental illnessINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Police officers in Indianapolis are learning how to recogni
Indianapolis officers begin training on mental illness
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 2 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Police officers in Indianapolis are learning how to recognize mental illness when responding to calls and how to keep those situations from escalating. Five days of training with the Crisis Intervention Team began Monday at the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Indianapolis officers begin training on mental illnessINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Police officers in Indianapolis are learning how to recogni
Indianapolis officers begin training on mental illness
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Police officers in Indianapolis are learning how to recognize mental illness when responding to calls and how to keep those situations from escalating. Five days of training with the Crisis Intervention Team began Monday at the... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Former Jared Foundation executive director expected to plead guiltyFormer Jared Foundation executive director Russell Taylor is expected to enter
Former Jared Foundation executive director expected to plead guilty
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
Former Jared Foundation executive director Russell Taylor is expected to enter into a guilty plea deal with United States attorneys in Indianapolis. Russell was facing multiple child pornography charges after being arrested in April. Taylor, 43,... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Attorney: Former Jared Foundation chief to plead guiltyIndianapolis Metropolitan Police Department via AP This undated booking photo
Attorney: Former Jared Foundation chief to plead guilty
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department via AP This undated booking photo provided by the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department shows former Jared Foundation executive director Russell Taylor. Federal prosecutors in May 2015 filed a... Read more
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Washington City Paper
As Murder Rate Rises, Bowser Administration Gets DefensiveConsider the oddball graphic above, pushed out by an administration Twitter acc
As Murder Rate Rises, Bowser Administration Gets Defensive
Washington City Paper / Posted 3 days ago
Consider the oddball graphic above, pushed out by an administration Twitter account last Thursday. That's a reference to Washingtonian writer Harry Jaffe calling Metropolitan Police Department Chief Cathy Lanier Lanier a "princess" on NewsChannel 8's... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Attorney: Former Jared Foundation chief to plead guiltyIndianapolis Metropolitan Police Department via AP This undated booking photo
Attorney: Former Jared Foundation chief to plead guilty
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department via AP This undated booking photo provided by the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department shows former Jared Foundation executive director Russell Taylor. Federal prosecutors in May 2015 filed a... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Residents encouraged to attend Southside crime meetingWith a recent rash of burglaries in the Coffee Bluff area, residents are encour
Residents encouraged to attend Southside crime meeting
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 3 days ago
With a recent rash of burglaries in the Coffee Bluff area, residents are encouraged to attend a Southside crime meeting being held Tuesday, Sept. 1. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Crusader Community Center, 81 Coffee Bluff Villa Road. It... Read more
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NBC Washington
Person of Interest Sought After Shooting of Man, 23, in ShawAndre Dudley, 19, is sought by the Metropolitan Police Department regarding the
Person of Interest Sought After Shooting of Man, 23, in Shaw
NBC Washington / Posted 3 days ago
Andre Dudley, 19, is sought by the Metropolitan Police Department regarding the shooting of Shlonsky as the recent American University graduate walked the afternoon of August 15 near the Shaw-Howard University Metro station. Dudley should be... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Molotov cocktails destroy Indianapolis family's homeINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Aug. 31, 2015)-- Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Departmen
Molotov cocktails destroy Indianapolis family's home
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Aug. 31, 2015)-- Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) arson investigators believe several Molotov cocktails were thrown into an east side home early Saturday morning. "There's nothing else they can do to the house.... Read more
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NBC Washington
D.C. Installs Crosswalk at United Medical CenterA project to make a D.C. road safer for pedestrians appears to be on the fast t
D.C. Installs Crosswalk at United Medical Center
NBC Washington / Posted 3 days ago
A project to make a D.C. road safer for pedestrians appears to be on the fast track. Two women died in recent months after being struck by cars while trying to cross Southern Avenue SE after leaving United Medical Center, the only hospital in the... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Corrections and clarifications• Since 2011, Bootfest's revenue has increased about 90 percent, but still requ
Corrections and clarifications
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
• Since 2011, Bootfest's revenue has increased about 90 percent, but still requires about $64,000 in hotel occupancy taxes to break even. The total cost to put on the event in 2014 was about $269,000, and it generated about $205,000 in revenue.... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
IMPD recruits undergo special training on dealing with mental illnessINDIANAPOLIS – Mental health and how to deal with those who have issues is on t
IMPD recruits undergo special training on dealing with mental illness
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS – Mental health and how to deal with those who have issues is on the minds of several dozen new recruits with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department this week as they undergo a specialized class. The training for those 26... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Police Vote No-Confidence in Lanier, But Only One-Third ParticipatedDistrict cops have lost faith in Chief Cathy Lanier—or at least, most of the on
Police Vote No-Confidence in Lanier, But Only One-Third Participated
Washington City Paper / Posted 3 days ago
District cops have lost faith in Chief Cathy Lanier—or at least, most of the ones who voted in their union's online poll have. In the face of a summer-long spike in crime, nearly 98 percent of the police officers who voted said they don't have... Read more
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Washington Post
More than 1,100 D.C. police officers vote ‘no confidence’ in LanierD.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier talks with the media on Aug. 27 at the former
More than 1,100 D.C. police officers vote ‘no confidence’ in Lanier
Washington Post / Posted 4 days ago
D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier talks with the media on Aug. 27 at the former Malcolm X Elementary School in the Congress Heights neighborhood of D.C. (Katherine Frey/The Washington Post) More than 1,100 D.C. police officers voted this weekend... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Former SCMPD spokesperson to announce campaignFormer Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department spokesperson, Julian Mil
Former SCMPD spokesperson to announce campaign
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 4 days ago
Former Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department spokesperson, Julian Miller, is expected to announce his campaign for Alderman District 4 on Monday. The announcement is set for 10 a.m. on the side of City Hall that is opposite of the... Read more
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NBC Washington
Police Union Says They Have No-Confidence in LanierOfficers in D.C. say they have "no confidence" in Police Chief Cathy Lanier. T
Police Union Says They Have No-Confidence in Lanier
NBC Washington / Posted 4 days ago
Officers in D.C. say they have "no confidence" in Police Chief Cathy Lanier. The D.C. Police Union released the result of the weekend vote Monday morning. Of the 1,150 officers polled, 97.5 percent said they have "no confidence" in Lanier. "We‘ve... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Thousands protest Abe, security bills at Diet rallyAgencies, Tokyo In one of the strongest signs of public frustration over contr
Thousands protest Abe, security bills at Diet rally
Central Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Agencies, Tokyo In one of the strongest signs of public frustration over controversial security bills likely to be passed by lawmakers next month, thousands of people surrounded the Diet building Sunday afternoon to protest their enactment and call... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Organizers prepare for Albany fashion weekFamily and friends gather as community remembers Mrs. Rindy HeadFamily and frie
Organizers prepare for Albany fashion week
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 4 days ago
Family and friends gather as community remembers Mrs. Rindy HeadFamily and friends gather as community remembers Mrs. Rindy Head Family, friends and an entire community came together to remember a hero and servant who spent her life serving others.... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Labor Day travel expected to be busyFamily and friends gather as community remembers Mrs. Rindy HeadFamily and frie
Labor Day travel expected to be busy
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 4 days ago
Family and friends gather as community remembers Mrs. Rindy HeadFamily and friends gather as community remembers Mrs. Rindy Head Family, friends and an entire community came together to remember a hero and servant who spent her life serving others.... Read more
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WALB Albany
SCMPD investigating deadly accident at Diamond Causeway and McWhorter Dr. near The LandingsSavannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a deadly accid
SCMPD investigating deadly accident at Diamond Causeway and McWhorter Dr. near The Landings
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a deadly accident after two vehicles collided near McWhorter Dr. and Diamond Causeway causing one vehicle to go into the wood line. The accident occurred around 5:37 p.m. on Sunday... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
SCMPD investigating deadly accident at Diamond Causeway and McWhorter Dr. near The LandingsSavannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a deadly accid
SCMPD investigating deadly accident at Diamond Causeway and McWhorter Dr. near The Landings
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a deadly accident after two vehicles collided near McWhorter Dr. and Diamond Causeway causing one vehicle to go into the wood line. The accident occurred around 5:37 p.m. on Sunday... Read more
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