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Lowell Sun
Taser, stun gun use rise slightly in Massachusetts By Colin A. Young State House News Service BOSTON -- Police officers in Massa
Taser, stun gun use rise slightly in Massachusetts
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
By Colin A. Young State House News Service BOSTON -- Police officers in Massachusetts used or threatened to use a Taser or stun gun more than a thousand times last year, a slight increase from 2013.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Man shot multiple times in Reading, police sayReading police said they are following "good leads" in their investigation of a
Man shot multiple times in Reading, police say
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 hours ago
Reading police said they are following "good leads" in their investigation of a fatal shooting in the city's Centre Park neighborhood. The gunfire was reported shortly before 12:45 p.m. Monday in the 200 block of Douglass Street, about a block west... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police charge man with impersonating federal agentPolice have charged a West Lawn man with impersonating a public servant after s
Police charge man with impersonating federal agent
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
Police have charged a West Lawn man with impersonating a public servant after spotting him wearing a bulletproof vest and badge. According to court documents, James Henry Smith, 55, of the 500 block of Jefferson Boulevard, was spotted by Reading... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police charge man with impersonating a federal agentPolice charged a West Lawn man with impersonating a public servant after spotti
Police charge man with impersonating a federal agent
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
Police charged a West Lawn man with impersonating a public servant after spotting him wearing a bulletproof vest and badge. According to court documents, James Henry Smith, 55, of the 500 block of Jefferson Boulevard, was spotted by Reading Police... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Spring Township man arrested for K-2 distributionAuthorities say they have put the brakes on a synthetic marijuana distribution
Spring Township man arrested for K-2 distribution
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
Authorities say they have put the brakes on a synthetic marijuana distribution operation in Reading. Berks County detectives arrested Manuel Lopez-Olivares, 61, of Spring Township and charged him with possession, possession with the intent to... Read more
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Local 12 Cincinnati
Police investigate homicide in AvondaleUpdated: Wed, Aug 26 2015, 07:41 AM AVONDALE, Ohio (WKRC) -- Police are invest
Police investigate homicide in Avondale
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 6 days ago
Updated: Wed, Aug 26 2015, 07:41 AM AVONDALE, Ohio (WKRC) -- Police are investigating a homicide in Avondale Wednesday morning. A passerby found the body in the area of Gholson and Reading. Police say the victim is a male but they don't know his... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police stress school zone safety as kids head back to schoolPolice are urging drivers to be cautious as the start of a new school year kick
Police stress school zone safety as kids head back to school
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
Police are urging drivers to be cautious as the start of a new school year kicks off across Berks County. Officers want drivers to slow down in school zones, especially when the signs are flashing warning drivers it is arrival and dismissal... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Reading police seek help identifying man wanted in robbery, theftPolice are seeking the public's help in identifying a man behind a pair of crim
Reading police seek help identifying man wanted in robbery, theft
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man behind a pair of crimes in Reading. The first incident on Aug. 5 actually involved several men, including the one seen in a surveillance image, breaking into and damaging vending machines at... Read more
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FOX 25 Boston
North Reading man charged after shooting arrow at passing truckNORTH READING, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) -- A longtime North Reading resident is
North Reading man charged after shooting arrow at passing truck
FOX 25 Boston / Posted 15 days ago
NORTH READING, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) -- A longtime North Reading resident is charged with a strange crime. Police say 54-year-old Peter Walk shot an arrow, with his initials on it, into the tire of a passing pick up truck that a teenager was... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police find pot-growing operation near ReadingA domestic abuse complaint turned up a home-based pot-growing operation in Berk
Police find pot-growing operation near Reading
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 days ago
A domestic abuse complaint turned up a home-based pot-growing operation in Berks County. Reading police responded Monday to a dometic abuse complaint in Kenhorst, where the city provides police coverage. The victim said she and her live-in... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Reading police investigating market robberyReading police are investigating a robbery that occurred just after 5 p.m. Mond
Reading police investigating market robbery
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 days ago
Reading police are investigating a robbery that occurred just after 5 p.m. Monday at a market in the 300 block of North 10th Street. Police said they were dispatched to the El Gallito store at 350 N. 10th St. about 5:15 for a report of a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Graffiti removed from bandshell at City ParkOfficials in Reading worked fast to clean up graffiti at the City Park Bandshel
Graffiti removed from bandshell at City Park
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 days ago
Officials in Reading worked fast to clean up graffiti at the City Park Bandshell. Police said vandals used black spray paint to put a word and several symbols on the inside of the bandshell stage. Officials were promptly notified and after they did... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Superintendent Stan Gilmour happy to take charge in ReadingThe new man in command at Reading Police Station is making a return to the town
Superintendent Stan Gilmour happy to take charge in Reading
Reading Evening Post / Posted 22 days ago
The new man in command at Reading Police Station is making a return to the town. Supt Gilmour’s previous role as detective superintendent was a post he enjoyed as it involved a wide range of policing activities. He said: “I am delighted to move to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in DrummoyneA Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in Drummoyne
The Border Mail / Posted 23 days ago
A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink-driving, police say. A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink-driving, police say. The... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in DrummoyneA Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in Drummoyne
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 23 days ago
A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink-driving, police say. A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink-driving, police say. The... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in DrummoyneA Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in Drummoyne
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 23 days ago
A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink-driving, police say. A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink-driving, police say. The... Read more
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The Young Witness
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in DrummoyneA Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in Drummoyne
The Young Witness / Posted 23 days ago
A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink-driving, police say. A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink-driving, police say. The... Read more
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Western Advocate
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in DrummoyneA Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in Drummoyne
Western Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink-driving, police say. A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink-driving, police say. The... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in DrummoyneA Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in Drummoyne
Daily Liberal / Posted 23 days ago
A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink-driving, police say. A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink-driving, police say. The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in DrummoyneA Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be
Woman crashes car into water at Five Dock Bay in Drummoyne
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 days ago
A Sydney woman who crashed her car into the water at Drummoyne is likely to be charged with drink driving. The 30-year-old's Volkswagen Beetle crashed down an embankment and over a retaining wall into Five Dock Bay, in Sydney's inner west, late on... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
National Night Out events planned across BerksMillions of people across North America will gather with their family, friends
National Night Out events planned across Berks
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 28 days ago
Millions of people across North America will gather with their family, friends and neighbors at National Night Out festivities Tuesday evening. More than 16,000 communities throughout the United States and Canada have registered to participate in... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Berks County coroner called to scene of apparent shootingReading police are investigating an apparent shooting death on Neversink Street
Berks County coroner called to scene of apparent shooting
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 29 days ago
Reading police are investigating an apparent shooting death on Neversink Street. The Berks County coroner's Office was called to Neversink Street near Laurel Street about 7:30 a.m. Monday. Police said there is a male victim at the scene with an... Read more

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