Cops Can Take Guns with Them

ORLANDO, Fla. — Florida cops and retired law-enforcement officers can now carry guns nationwide. The final step took effect two months ago. Until then, many states refused to let them travel armed to investigate crimes or when on vacation. "Probably...

Police Dog Helps Catch Wanted Man

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — A 20-year-old man was subdued by Jersey City cops and a police dog, reports said. Cops spotted Paul Jackson, 20, of Van Nostrand Avenue, on Friday about 8 p.m. as he walked on Armstrong Avenue near King Drive, reports...
Tagger Used YouTube, and the Police Watched

Tagger Used YouTube, and the Police Watched

LOS ANGELES — Cyrus Yazdani is a 24-year-old San Jose State University graduate with a degree in art and a job as a convention planner in Las Vegas. But authorities say Yazdani is also "Buket," one of Los Angeles' most prolific taggers who is...

Excited Delirium and the Patrol Officer

First they said that we were killing them by use of neck restraints. Then it was the pepper spray that was new at the time to the police scene. Next we were accused of killing subjects by way of positional asphyxia, when we placed the handcuffed and possibly leg...

Investigators Find Gaps in Port Security Program

WASHINGTON — A Department of Homeland Security program to strengthen port security has gaps that terrorists could exploit to smuggle weapons of mass destruction in cargo containers, congressional investigators have found.The report by the Government...

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