Sheriff

  • 1 dead, 1 wounded after gunman opens fire on car stopped at light in El Monte

    Los Angeles County sheriff’s homicide detectives are investigating a deadly shooting in El Monte, where a driver stepped out of his car at a stoplight and opened fire on another vehicle Tuesday night, officials said. The shooting occurred at the intersection of Garvey and Durfee avenues about 11 p.m.,...
  • Video: Escaped Georgia inmates Finally Captured!

    The Georgia prison inmates who had been on the run after one of them shot and killed two Georgia State correctional officers were captured in Tennessee, according to officials. Both the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal tweeted that the inmates are now in custody. Dubose...
  • Suspended Sheriff Replaced for Alleged Indecency!

    Capt. Ruth M. Stringer was named interim sheriff in DeKalb County on Tuesday, replacing Jeff Mann during a 40-day suspension that stems from his arrest for alleged indecency. Stringer, a 27-year veteran of the DeKalb Sheriff’s Office, was appointed to the position Tuesday by DeKalb Superior Court Chief Judge Courtney Johnson. Sheriff Mann,...
  • Florida Sheriff urged citizens to arm themselves!

    A Florida sheriff who posted a controversial message on social media urging citizens to arm themselves in self-defense said Monday the response has been overwhelmingly positive. “Less than one percent of the people on Facebook disliked it,” Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey told Fox & Friends. “Everybody else loved...
  • Sheriff Clarke denies plagiarism report, calls reporter a ‘sleaze bag’

    Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke denied allegations Saturday that he plagiarized his master’s thesis, calling the reporter who first broke the story a “sleaze bag.” CNN’s Andrew Kaczynski and his team, known as “KFile,” claims that Clarke broke school guidelines by not properly using quotations marks around verbatim phrases...
  • Sheriff ordered to remove “Blessed are the Peacemakers” decals

    The peacemakers are not allowed to be blessed in Montgomery County, Virginia. The sheriff was ordered on May 17 to remove decals bearing a portion of a well-known Bible verse from patrol cars. The decal, which had been posted on vehicles in March, bore the words, “Blessed are the...