Author Archives: Bridgit Stoffer

FBI catches one of its Most Wanted fugitives in Texas

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A man on the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Most Wanted list on charges of double murder last year was arrested Sunday morning ...

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New chief, new rules: Majority of Mesquite police officers now wearing cowboy hats

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When Mesquite police Chief Charles Cato got the job last year, one of the changes he put in place was giving his ...

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North Dakota legislature set to vote on several bills aimed at protesters

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BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota’s Republican-led and largely oil-friendly Legislature is quickly introducing a raft of bills spurred by the bitter ...

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Police enter Brazil prison to see inmates massacred (graphic content warning)

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RIO DE JANEIRO — Police in Brazil have entered two prisons in the country’s northern state of Rio Grande do Norte where ...

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Officer shoots woman at home where man and two teen daughters found dead

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Jan. 14–The Whitley County sheriff says it appears that a woman killed her husband and two teenage daughters before she was shot ...

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Police kill man who fired gun outside Austin church

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A man who Austin police say repeatedly fired an assault-style weapon into the air has been shot and ...

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Handcuffed suspect in critical condition after shooting himself in back of patrol car

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A handcuffed suspect in Texas reportedly shot himself with a concealed firearm while sitting in the back of an Austin Police vehicle ...

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Convicted felon fatally shot by police after chase, pointing gun at officers

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MIAMI, Okla. – A man suspected of several car thefts and home break-ins in the Ottawa County area was shot and killed ...

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Bellingham cop destroyed evidence, told girlfriend to recant to save job

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Jan. 08–BELLINGHAM — A Bellingham police officer was already on the brink of losing his job on accusations of misconduct when he ...

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