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Christopher Dorner (AP Photo)

Fugitive ex-cop may have hidden near police

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Police scoured mountain peaks for days, using everything from bloodhounds to helicopters equipped with high-tech search equipment in their manhunt, having no idea he was so close, possibly across the street from command post.

02/13/2013

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AP source: Dorner’s license found in burned cabin

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) — As police scoured mountain peaks for days, using everything from bloodhounds to high-tech helicopters, the ex-cop they wanted was hiding across the street from their command post.

02/13/2013

Christopher Dorner (Photo: Irvine Police Department/AP)

Hunt for fugitive resumes in Calif. mountains

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) — More than 100 officers fanned out again at daybreak Saturday in the snow-covered San Bernardino Mountains, resuming the search for Christopher Dorner.

02/09/2013

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Police: 1 dead in Ariz. shooting, suspect on loose

PHOENIX (AP) — A gunman opened fire at a Phoenix office complex on Wednesday, killing one person, wounding two others and setting off a manhunt. Police warned the public that he was “armed and dangerous.”

01/30/2013

SWAT standoff after man fires weapon in home

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Negotiators and a special weapons team involved in a more than six-hour standoff have been unable to convince an armed despondent man to come out of an East LA home.

01/16/2013

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Police: Ore. mall shooter used stolen rifle

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – The gunman who killed two people and himself in a shooting rampage at an Oregon mall was 22 years old and used a stolen AR-15 semiautomatic rifle from someone he knew. He had several fully loaded magazines.

12/12/2012

'Swatting prank' targets Justin Bieber home

CALABASAS (CNS) – A 911 prank reportedly sent deputies to singer Justin Bieber’s Calabasas home this morning. Deputies from the Malibu/Lost Hills Station went to the 25000 block of Prado Del Grandioso on a 911 […]

10/10/2012

Gunman kills businessman, 3 others at Minn. office

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A man burst into a sign-making business in Minneapolis, fatally shooting the owner and three others in the office before turning the gun on himself, family and officials said Friday. Police have […]

09/28/2012

Phoenix police release 911 calls in terrorist hoax

PHOENIX (AP) – Most of the people who saw a masked teenager wearing a sheet and armed with a grenade launcher told authorities they assumed the weapon was a fake as he pointed it at […]

09/27/2012

Man ID'ed in Placentia officer-involved shooting

PLACENTIA (CNS) – Two investigations were under way today in the death of a suspected auto thief  shot by members of a multi-agency SWAT team in Placentia after he allegedly vowing not to be taken […]

08/21/2012

Man commits suicide after Irvine police standoff

(AP) – Orange County authorities say a man has killed himself during a standoff with police at an Irvine home. Irvine police Lt. Julia Engen tells the Orange County Register that officers went to the […]

07/06/2012

Long Beach standoff ends

(CNS) – An hours-long police standoff has come to an end in Long Beach. SWAT officers fired tear gas into the home of a man suspected of shooting a city code-enforcement officer earlier this morning […]

07/05/2012

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