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  1. Authorities remove 5 bodies from Phoenix home after shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... 3 and 10 months, and called police, Crump said. His sister, who had been hiding inside, came out later while a police SWAT team surrounded the house. Authorities have not identified the survivors. A neighbor, Scott Pollack, described the family as ...

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  2. Stolen trailer, other property recovered after SWAT situation, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    The operation was part of an investigation into recent trailer thefts and stolen property cases, according to the Cache County Sheriff's Office. It reported that investigators and SWAT team members contained a Richmond residence at about 7 a.m. while attempting to serve a search warrant.

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  3. West Haven family target of 'swatting' prank twice in one monthRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... emergency dispatchers to report a false crime, usually of an extremely violent nature, with the intent of getting a SWAT team to respond. The caller is able to manipulate computers and other technology to make it appear that the call is coming from ...

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  4. Police: Man kills 2 brothers, mom, woman over business fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... down the stairs, continued upstairs and killed another woman, and then went into a bedroom and shot himself. A police SWAT team surrounded the home and entered after about an hour. Several SWAT team officers broke the glass of a back patio door to ...

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  5. Inside the offices of digital production studio DeluxeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BlogTO

    ... everywhere as well as certain parts where photography is completely forbidden. Deluxe also has an in-house "movie SWAT" team. Their job is to hunt down and destroy pirated versions of films they have been hired to work with. The glass walls and ...

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  6. Police say 5 adults found dead inside Phoenix homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... the scene said they heard the sound of muted gunshots about an hour after a standoff began. TV footage showed several SWAT team officers breaking the glass of a back patio door to enter the home. The SWAT team used a robot to search the house before ...

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  7. Police: 5 adults found dead inside Phoenix homeRead the original story

    Yesterday | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... Witnesses at the scene said they heard the sound of muted gunshots about an hour after a standoff began. A SWAT team used a robot to search the house before sending in a dog and officers, Crump said. It wasn't immediately clear how many people fired ...

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  8. Police: Several bodies found dead inside north Phoenix homeRead the original story

    Yesterday | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PHOENIX - Authorities say three people have been found dead inside a north Phoenix home after a shooting. Phoenix police say officers arrived at the home around 2 p.m. Thursday and SWAT team members used a megaphone to communicate with a barricade subject.

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  9. Hoax call prompts massive SWAT response on Broadway Street - ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Uptown Messenger

    ... flashlight to see what he could find out. A few steps down the street, the resident said, he was confronted by an armed SWAT Team member who told him to put his hands up and questioned him in detail to determine he wasn't the person who made the ...

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  10. Supermodel Gisele takes her last stroll down the catwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC 33/40

    ... late-night shooting, sealing the downfall of an athlete who once had a $40... A San Antonio man who fatally shot a SWAT team member with the officer's own gun more than 14 years ago was executed Wednesday, the sixth convicted murderer put to death ...

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  11. Texas executes San Antonio man for killing police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By MICHAEL GRACZYK Associated Press HUNTSVILLE, Texas - A San Antonio man who fatally shot a SWAT team member with the officer's own gun more than 14 years ago was executed Wednesday, the sixth convicted murderer put to death in Texas so far this year. Manuel Garza Jr. received a lethal injection of pentobarbital for killing San Antonio Police Officer John "Rocky" Riojas in February 2001.

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  12. Chris Hansen's Coming Back, Everybody Off The InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Superficial

    ... to kids' houses for sex? Got the network's and undercover organization's collective dicks sued off after organizing a SWAT raid on a prosecutor's house, resulting in him committing suicide while they were outside, then subsequently tried to cover ...

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  13. Pittsburgh SWAT team can't find gunman who shot at policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A Pittsburgh SWAT team was unable to find a gunman suspected of firing shots in the direction of police who were on routine patrol in one of the city's most dangerous neighborhoods. Commander RaShall Brackney says police have cleared the area - including four row homes where police believe the shots may have originated.

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  14. Man set to be executed for killing San Antonio officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... caught Garza, a witness saw Garza get his hands on Riojas' gun during a struggle that left the 37-year-old San Antonio SWAT officer dead from a gunshot to the head. Garza is scheduled to be executed Wednesday evening for Riojas' killing. The ...

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  15. Captain with Bullhead City police retires after 27 yearsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... then joined the Bullhead City Police Department in May 1988. Appleby worked as a patrol officer, narcotics detective, SWAT team member and leader and the Tactical Response Unit Commander. He was also an instructor for active shooter response, high ...

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  16. Fight over loud music gets violentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    A man wanted on suspicion of attempted murder is accused of firing a handgun at another man, a shot that grazed the clothing of the intended victim, during an argument over loud music late Tuesday at a Grand Junction home, according to court records. Tyson Mclemee, 32, also known as "Boxer," is wanted on a warrant issued Wednesday for attempted first-degree murder, menacing, prohibited use of a weapon and possession of a weapon by a prior offender, all relating to events late Tuesday at 1267 N. 15th St., which also involved Grand Junction and Mesa County Sheriff's Office SWAT officers.

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  17. SWAT investigate situation near Park Ave.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | 13WHAM

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  18. Video: Sophia Bush Talks 'Chicago P.D.' & More on Tonight ShowRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Chicago P.D. star Sophia Bush showed Jimmy that their air hashtags are being hijacked for commercials now. Later, the actress talks to Jimmy about impressing the SWAT team with a special set of skills during training for NBC 's Chicago P.D. Check out all the clips below! In 2014, "The Tonight Show" returned to its New York origins when "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" made its broadcast debut from Studio 6B in Rockefeller Center.

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  19. Why livestreaming apps like Meerkat and Periscope will be a huge boon for copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Washington Post

    ... a while, but they were very much on the margins," said Balkam. "Meerkat and Periscope bring this into the mainstream." SWAT teams aren't going to descend on you if you're doing nothing wrong. And even if you are breaking the law, the authorities ...

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  20. Webster man arrested in alleged prank call that drew SWAT teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... and believing the caller might be inside with a weapon, they asked the Central Massachusetts Law Enforcement Council SWAT team for assistance. Eventually, Webster Officer Patrick Perry made contact with Mr. Girardin inside the home and he was taken ...

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