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theAgitator.com

Gilbert faces a first-degree theft charge over an estimated $120,000 that allegedly disappeared after a March 15 traffic stop along Interstate Highway 80. Judge John Lloyd on Friday banned Gilbert from the sheriff's office, jail and courthouse...

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AP

Investigators across the country are trying new tactics to crack down on the old problem of auto insurance fraud. The tools to combat the crime from health insurance fraud mills in New York to "swoop and squat" schemes in California include

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TheAgitator.com

Courts have long held that police may try to trick suspects during interrogations. The thinking is that the suspect is already in custody and has been read his rights. But constitutional law experts say the use of trickery to get permission for a sea

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LA Times

Analysis of 2 decades of police records highlights another danger to officers, one little appreciated even by officials who oversee the department: Officers over those years shot themselves or one another nearly as often as they were shot by suspects

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Miami Herald

The tape shows deputies praising each other over shooting nonlethal rubber projectiles at protesters. They gleefully congratulated each other for shooting Elizabeth Ritter, a 45-year-old Coral Gables attorney, five times as she cowered.

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Reuters

The FBI is trying to ferret out possible Hizbollah agents in the United States amid concerns that rising U.S.-Iranian tensions could trigger attacks on American soil, FBI officials said. Relations between Washington and Tehran, which soured after

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npTelegraph.com

In response to a recent report from the U.S. Surgeon General about the dangers of second-hand smoke, local police officials report they are preparing to crack down on drivers who expose their children to second-hand smoke.

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AP

Two US Border Patrol Agents under investigation for smuggling migrants and drugs in the US have disappeared, a federal law enforcement official said Friday. Authorities fear the agents, who are brothers, were tipped off to the probe and fled

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LiveScience.com

A new radar system is virtually undetectable because its signal resembles random noise, according to researchers at Ohio State University. The radar could be of use to the military and law enforcement, the scientists said today. The radar uses

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Arizona Republic

Motorists flashed by speed cameras on Scottsdale streets last year were nearly twice as likely to beat their tickets in court than those nabbed by police officers. But with six fixed cameras patrolling Scottsdale's stretch of Loop 101, the Cit

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Officer.com

WBAL-TV 11 News I-Team reporter David Collins said Joshua Kelly and Llara Brook, of Chantilly, Va., got lost leaving an Orioles game on Saturday. Collins reported a city officer arrested them for trespassing on a public street while they were asking

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Associated Press

US Border agents began following a black SUV after a citizen reported seeing the vehicle pick up suspected illegal immigrants. The vehicle stopped on the shoulder. When agents approached, the suspect began to drive off. 2 agents opened fire.

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