JULIET WILLIAMS, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 12/10 — A California judge rejected pimping charges Friday against the operators of a major international website advertising escort services that the state attorney general has called the “world’s top online brothel,”
TOM HAYS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 12/10 — Even as homicide rates have climbed in several U.S. cities, New York is on pace to have a near-record low number of shootings.
NINIEK KARMINI, Associated Press JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) 12/10 — Indonesian police said they safely detonated a bomb in a neighborhood on the outskirts of the capital on Saturday after arresting suspected Islamic militants who were planning to attack the presidential palace.
PHILIPPE SOTTO, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 12/10 — French Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve says 17 attacks have been thwarted in the country so far this year and he is asking Parliament to extend the state of emergency until July 15.
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) 12/10 — A former Major League Baseball pitcher has hung up his jersey and become a police officer.
Anthony Varvaro graduated from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police academy on Friday.
STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. (AP) 12/09 — A grand jury has decided not to indict a Georgia police officer who went to the wrong house and fatally shot the homeowner.
JONATHAN MATTISE, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 12/08 — Authorities on Wednesday charged two juveniles in an East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 2,400 buildings in an iconic tourism spot at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains.
BRIAN ROHAN, Associated Press CAIRO (AP) 12/09 — A bombing on a main Cairo road leading to the Giza pyramids killed six police and wounded another three on Friday,
JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 12/09 — With a DNA profile but no suspect to match in the strangling of a woman who went for a run and met a killer,
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) 12/09 — Thousands are expected at a memorial service to honor a Tacoma police officer who was fatally shot while responding to a domestic dispute.
RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press 12/09 What started as a 911 call reporting a domestic disturbance erupted in violence as two responding officers were struck by deadly gunfire,
KIM CHANDLER, Associated Press ATMORE, Ala. (AP) 12/09 — Thirteen minutes into his execution by injection, an Alabama inmate heaved and coughed and appeared to move during tests meant to determine consciousness.
JULIET LINDERMAN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 12/08 — The man who crashed a Baltimore school bus into a transit bus, killing himself and five other people,
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) 12/08 — A lawyer for an FBI agent arrested in western Michigan for firing his gun at a police officer outside a fitness club says the agent was feeling paranoid and only vaguely recalls what happened.
SALISBURY, N.C. (AP) 12/08 — The Latest on the man accused of firing an assault rifle inside a Washington restaurant while investigating an online hoax (all times local):
MEG KINNARD, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) 12/08 — The foreman of the jury that couldn’t reach a verdict in the murder trial of a former South Carolina police officer says he initially wanted to convict Michael Slager of murder.
By Kate Mather, Los Angeles Times, LOS ANGELES 12/06 – The outcry began with a Facebook post: An actress, known for her role in “Django Unchained,” and her boyfriend accused a white Los Angeles police officer of mistreating her because she was black.
JON GAMBRELL and MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) 12/07 — The United Arab Emirates has called the police killing of an Emirati man in Ohio a “painful incident”
PITTSBURGH (AP) 12/07 — Police say a Pittsburgh man left his five kids home alone in squalid conditions while he robbed a convenience store.
Police say 36-year-old Anthony Heard robbed the CoGo’s early Tuesday,
HOPATCONG, N.J. (AP) 12/06 — A police officer accused of slapping a man who was wearing a bunny costume and was blowing an air horn inside a police station has been charged with assault.