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Candlestick Park  (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

30 arrests during 49ers game at Candlestick

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco police say 30 people were arrested during the 49ers’ final regular season game at Candlestick Park. Police did not say what the arrests were for at Monday night’s game, […]

12/24/2013

Escondido police chief apologizes for gag gift

ESCONDIDO, Calif. (AP) – A Southern California police chief has apologized for a holiday party gag prize that included mug shots of intoxicated people. U-T San Diego says photos of alcoholics arrested under a habitual […]

12/21/2013

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DUI task force starts today, continues through New Year’s Day

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles County law enforcement agencies will be out in force today through New Year’s Day to crack down on motorists who drive while impaired. The “Avoid the 100 DUI Task […]

12/13/2013

A row of motorcycle police officers from different towns salute during a service for Michael Feeney, as Ridgewood, N.J., holds a funeral with full police honors for the 10-year-old boy, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013. 
 (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

NJ boy who died of cancer gets police funeral

RIDGEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A 10-year-old boy who had been named the town’s honorary police chief was given a funeral with full police honors Tuesday, his flag-draped coffin arriving at church to the sound of […]

12/03/2013

Police respond to the reports of a gunman on Yale campus Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, in New Haven, Conn. (AP Photo/New Haven Register,  Arnold Gold)

Police: Yale campus safe, no gunman found

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — New Haven authorities say they have not found a gunman on Yale’s campus and are leaning toward a call warning of an armed man heading to shoot up the school […]

11/25/2013

(Sexual assault evidence collection kit, AP file photo)

Will probe bring justice in town’s rape scandal?

ROBBINS, Ill. (AP) – The rape evidence was stored in the police department’s musty basement: brown paper shopping bags, stuffed with sneakers, bras and underpants, jammed on metal shelves. Scattered blood vials and swabs covered […]

11/23/2013

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford addresses the media at City Hall in Toronto, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013.  (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

Toronto mayor admits crack use, plans to keep job

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford acknowledged for the first time Tuesday that he smoked crack “probably a year ago,” when he was in a “drunken stupor,” but he refused to resign despite immense […]

11/05/2013

Toronto mayor Rob Ford (AP Photo)

Toronto mayor admits he smoked crack while drunk

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Mayor Rob Ford acknowledged for the first time Tuesday that he smoked crack “probably a year ago” when he was in a “drunken stupor,” an admission that immediately intensified the pressure […]

11/05/2013

A patient believed to be one of the National Guardsmen injured near the naval base in Millington, Tenn., was taken to The Med in Memphis, Tenn., early Thursday afternoon, Oct. 24, 2013. (AP Photo/The Commercial Appeal, Karen Pulfer Focht)

2 shot at Nat’l Guard armory; gunman in custody

MILLINGTON, Tenn. (AP) — A member of the National Guard opened fire at an armory outside a U.S. Navy base in Tennessee, wounding two soldiers before being subdued and disarmed by others soldiers, officials said […]

10/24/2013

Community members gather to pay their respects to Michael Landsberry, a 45-year-old eighth-grade math teacher, soccer coach and former Marine who was killed by an eighth-grader at Sparks Middle School on Monday, Oct. 21, 2013 in Sparks, Nev. The 12-year-old student who opened fire on the middle school campus, wounding two classmates and killing Landsberry, before he turned the gun on himself, got the weapon from his home, authorities said Tuesday. School District police said they are still working to determine how the boy obtained the 9mm semi-automatic Ruger handgun used in the Monday morning spree at Sparks Middle School. The boy's parents are cooperating with authorities and could face charges in the case, police said.  (AP Photo/The Sacramento Bee, Hector Amezcua)

Nevada boy says he came face-to-face with shooter

SPARKS, Nev. (AP) — Thirteen-year-old Angelo Ferro was at the Sparks Middle School playground with friends Monday when he heard a pop about 15 minutes before the morning bell rang. He said he didn’t think […]

10/22/2013

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