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  1. 5 Tips on How to Get Your DUI ExpungedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FindLaw

    The biggest worry about getting a DUI is having that conviction on your permanent criminal record. So what's the best and easiest way to get your DUI expunged? Expungement is the legal term for wiping arrests and convictions off your criminal record.

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  2. APNewsBreak: Ferguson leaders, DOJ officials to meet againRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Ferguson city leaders will meet with Justice Department officials in about two weeks and provide a plan for ways to improve the police department following a scathing report released this week, Mayor James Knowles III said Friday. Knowles told The Associated Press that the goal is to work out an agreement with the federal government.

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  3. News BulletinsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Rice Lake Online

    The Rice Lake police Department is asking anyone with information regarding the robbery at the Rice Lake Dairy Queen to call them at 715-234-2116. At approximately 8:58 p.m., Barron County dispatch received a 911 call from Dairy Queen, located at 224 S. Main Street, where the caller reported the business had been forcibly robbed by two male suspects wearing dark clothing who had fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

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  4. Police: Slain officer a hero in 'fierce' gun battle with 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FOX Carolina

    A police officer who went to a video game store to buy a present for his son ended up in a fierce gun battle with two would-be robbers, fighting to the end of his life to protect patrons and employees, a police captain said Friday. Officer Robert Wilson III, 30, was at the counter of the GameStop store late Thursday afternoon when two brothers armed with semi-automatic weapons entered, the officer turned, and "the gunfight was on," police homicide Capt.

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  5. Special prosecutorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Houston Chronicle

    Police officers have a tough job and deserve public praise for doing it well. But whether heroic cops or career criminals, justice is supposed to be blind.

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  6. Whittier police officers allege retaliation for traffic ticket quota complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Whittier Daily News

    WHITTIER >> Six Whittier police officers have filed a lawsuit against the city claiming they faced retaliation, unwarranted scrutiny and other punishment for refusing to participate in a traffic ticket and arrest quota system that they claim is illegal. “They came to the realization that the system wasn't right and said 'We gotta do something,'” said the officers' attorney, Matthew S. McNicolas.

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  7. Christopher L. CornellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | FOX Carolina

    UPDATE: A federal judge ruled Friday that FOX19 NOW can air an interview with the Green Township terror suspect who allegedly plotted to attack the U.S. Capitol spoke with FOX19 NOW's Tricia Macke. Christopher Cornell's defense attorneys does not want the public to hear the hour-long interview and made a move Thursday night to block the story in a late night emergency hearing at the federal courthouse.

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  8. Jury convicts Maine man in social media killing of teen girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A Maine man was convicted Friday of using a bogus Facebook profile to lure a 15-year-old girl to her death in a botched plot to look like a hero. The jury in Penobscot County Superior Court took less than an hour to find Kyle Dube, 21, of Orono, guilty of the kidnapping and murder of high school sophomore Nichole Cable, of Glenburn.

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  9. Suspects named in fatal shooting of Philadelphia police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | MyFoxPhilly

    The Philadelphia Police Department held a press conference on Friday morning speaking about details concerning the North Philadelphia shooting that claimed the life of Officer Robert Wilson III. The suspects were named in the press conference as brothers Ramone Williams age 26 and Carlton Hipps age 30. Both Williams and Hipps have prior arrests and criminal history.

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  10. Mental health experts deliver Cleveland police reform recommendations to mayor, U.S. attorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    A team of more than 50 mental health experts have made formal recommendations for reforms within Cleveland's police force amid concerns raised by a U.S. Department of Justice report that criticized the department's handling of mentally ill citizens. The task force convened by the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board of Cuyahoga County delivered the recommendations Thursday to Mayor Frank Jackson and U.S. Attorney Steven Dettelbach.

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  11. Judge to begin charge to terror trial jury-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2013 | DurhamRegion.com

    The judge presiding over the Toronto trial of two men accused of plotting to derail a passenger train has begun delivering what he warned was a lengthy set of instructions to the jury hearing the case. Justice Michael Code told the 14 jurors hearing the case they have a responsibility to protect people from unjust convictions, but an equal responsibility to protect the safety and security of the community.

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  12. Sheriff's spokesman: It takes 4 to 6 weeks to get pistol permit in Onondaga CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2012 | The Post-Standard

    More than a year ago, there was a backlog and the time frame for an application to be processed was around 18 months. Today, the backlog has dissipated and applicants can get approved in as little as four to six weeks - provided they take the required handgun safety course and get all the paperwork and references lined up in a quick and timely manner.

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  13. Greeley police detain juveniles in Kelly Farms vehicle ransackingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Greeley Tribune

    Greeley police overnight arrested two 16-year-old boys on suspicion of taking valuables out of vehicles in the Kelly Farms neighborhood. Police responded at 2:45 a.m. Friday on report of suspicious individuals, and found two boys walking in the area of 59th Avenue and 1st Street carrying backpacks, according to a news release.

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  14. Gun law a - common-sense' step forwardRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | MTA Today

    Molly Malloy, left, leader of the Massachusetts chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, chatted with U.S. Representative Katherine Clark before a gun violence prevention panel discussion sponsored by the congresswoman in Medford on Sept. 3. The day that Governor Deval Patrick signed a bill into law that tightened Massachusetts gun laws, self-described "accidental activist" Molly Malloy expressed her profound gratitude.

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  15. Ratings: Scandal, Elementary and Blacklist Slip; Grey's, Odd...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TVLine

    ABC's American Crime debuted on Thursday night to 8.4 million total viewers and a 2.0 demo rating, down from both How to Get Away With Murder 's debut and its week-ago finale , yet improving upon Black Box 's spring 2014 launch in the time slot . Despite dropping 12 and 33 percent of its lead-in, the freshman drama - which TVLine readers gave an average grade of "B+" - easily led the 10 o'clock hour in both total viewers and in the demo.

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  16. First arrest in Sutton under new drug-driving lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sutton Guardian

    His arrest came during a borough wide operation on Thursday, March 5, to crack down on criminals using roads in Sutton. According to Sutton police the arrested man, aged 21, was stopped at a police checkpoint in Bishopsford Road, Sutton, set up as part of the Metropolitan Poilice's operation CUBO to combat uninsured and unlicensed drivers as well as to disrupt criminal activities.

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  17. Reader letter supports Illinois Policy Institute's support for decriminalizing potRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Illinoisreview

    All posts, comments and statements made on IR are those of the authors only. Any disputes must be addressed to the writers, who are solely responsible for their posts, comments and statements.

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  18. Annadale woman, 33, lit teen brother's shirt on fire during argument over cell phone, NYPD saysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SILive.com

    An Annadale woman lit her teenage brother's T-shirt on fire and threw it at him because she was angry he took her iPhone, authorities allege. "I will set you on fire!" Heba M. Moussa-Valentin, 33, yelled at her 16-year-old brother inside their home on the 700 block of Drumgoole Road West Tuesday night, police allege.

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  19. Forth Worth Diocese Interrogated Sex Abuse Victim and His Mother in a Starbucks: LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    By 2013, the stories of child molestation in the Catholic church, along with the archdiocese's attempts to sweep the allegations under the rug, were old news. In that year alone, sex abuse cases cost the Catholic church $108,954,109, according to a report by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.

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  20. Sheriff's Office investigating child porn case involving Cleveland County studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette

    The Cleveland County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating allegations of distributing child pornography by students in the Burn's school zone and in other county schools. " We currently have an ongoing investigation into the making and dissemination of child pornography and extortion involving some students at Burns Middle School," said Capt.

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