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  • Unarmed black man fatally shot by NYPD had long rap sheet, once arrested without pants and eating rocks: report

    A man shot and killed by an NYPD officer Wednesday evening reportedly had a long rap sheet, including one incident in 2008 where officers found him on the street without pants, eating rocks. Saheed Vassell, a 34-year-old whose family describes him as having bipolar disorder, was killed in a...
  • Officer kidnapped, dragged 1 mile during traffic stop

    COBB COUNTY, Ga. – Marietta police said they have arrested several people early Thursday morning.  Police said officers initiated a near Delk Road and Franklin Gateway. During the traffic stop, one officer “was pushed out into traffic on Delk and another one was pulled into the suspect vehicle while attempting...
  • Man in critical condition after being shot by Atlanta officer, GBI says

    ATLANTA – The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is handling an officer-involved shooting that happened in southwest Atlanta.  We first reported the shooting as breaking news Saturday on the Channel 2 Action News Nightbeat at 11 p.m.  The GBI said officers responded to a house in the 2000 block of...
  • 5K race to help family of fallen officer Chase Maddox

    LOCUST GROVE, Ga. – The Locust Grove community will run this weekend in honor of fallen officer Chase Maddox. Funds raised through The Chase 5K will help with his wife and children’s immediate and future needs. Maddox was fatally shot, and two Henry County deputies were wounded, when a...
  • Tropical resort seeks ‘chief flamingo officer’

    TAMPA (FOX 13) – A new resort in the Bahamas is looking for a qualified person to be its CFO — “chief flamingo officer.” The new Baha Mar resort needs a person who can take care of it resident flock of flamingos, which are expected to arrive later this...
  • Officer in Canada prime minister motorcade hurt

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Latest on Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s visit to California (all times local): 10:20 p.m. A crash involving motorcycle officers accompanying Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on his visit to Southern California sent one officer to the hospital, but Trudeau’s vehicle was not involved and...
  • Officer goes beyond duty to help homeless woman find meal

    COBB COUNTY, Ga. – A Cobb County police officer went above and beyond the line of duty to help a local homeless woman get a much-needed meal. In a Facebook post, Cobb County Police said that V.I.P.E.R. Officer Walker went to check on the woman who was standing on...
  • Chick-fil-As owners host fundraiser for fallen Texas officer

    Law enforcement officers are being urged to keep their head on a swivel and their foot off the accelerator after a new report reveals the leading causes of on-duty deaths. On Thursday customers at the Chick-fil-A in San Marcos dined with a purpose. “What happened to him was very...
  • Police Officer Adopts Homeless Baby

    In Albuquerque, New Mexico, Ryan Holets adopts a baby girl after leaving a convince store. Holets cam across a couple sitting on the grass, leaning up against a cement wall. He saw the two shooting up heroin early, in broad daylight behind the convenience store. Holets turned on his body camera and walked...