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Family of unarmed man killed by U.S. Park Police protests chief’s promotion

Tuesday  22:51,   17 september 2019

The family of Bijan Ghaisar, an unarmed man killed 22 months ago, wants Robert MacLean to be fired. He was promoted from the chief of U.S. Park Police to the head of Law Enforcement and Security at the Department of the Interior. MacLean has come... >>>

Wigs Valued Between $70K, $80K Stolen From Miami Gardens Warehouse

Tuesday  22:51,   17 september 2019

Miami Gardens police are investigating the early-morning robbery of expensive wigs from an area warehouse. © Provided by CBS Local, a division of CBS Radio IncThieves hit Prime Trading Hair and Wigs, at around 2:30 a.m., located in the area of... >>>

Ex-Disney employee accused of stealing costumes to sell on black market

Tuesday  22:35,   17 september 2019

A former Disney employee and his cousin are accused of stealing clothing and wigs from Disney rides and then selling them on the black... >>>

Cass County Deputy pulled from burning car after crash following police chase

Tuesday  22:15,   17 september 2019

A Cass County, Missouri, sheriff’s deputy was seriously injured in a crash following a police chase Monday night. Authorities said a Cass County deputy stopped a grey 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe for a traffic violation near South Prospect Avenue and East... >>>

Man was fleeing police in stolen vehicle before fatal wrong-way crash

Tuesday  22:10,   17 september 2019

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The 29-year-old driver responsible for a wrong-way accident on Highway 54 that claimed the lives of three people was fleeing police in a stolen vehicle just before the crash. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the... >>>

Pitt grad student gets prison for killing McKeesport woman in fatal DUI crash

Tuesday  22:10,   17 september 2019

A Rochester, N.Y., man will spend four to eight years in prison for killing a 19-year-old woman in a drunk-driving crash last year in West Mifflin. Robert L. Darrisaw Jr., 24, was sentenced Tuesday by Allegheny County Common Pleas Judge Thomas E.... >>>

Canadian mom charged with paying $400,000 to have son admitted to UCLA as fake soccer player

Tuesday  22:10,   17 september 2019

A Canadian woman was arrested in Spain and charged with paying William "Rick" Singer, the consultant at the heart of the college admissions scandal, to ensure her son was admitted to UCLA as a bogus soccer player, federal authorities in Boston said... >>>

Deputies conduct new search near Cordova home of missing mother

Tuesday  21:40,   17 september 2019

SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. — The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office said they conducting a new ground search near the home of missing mother Taquila Hayes. © WREG-TV/TNS Taquila Hayes Investigators didn’t reveal what prompted them to return to that area to... >>>

Man arrested for murder at Exxon in Newport News, deadly shooting near Phoebus High School

Tuesday  21:35,   17 september 2019

Newport News police arrested a man for a murder that took place at an Exxon service station in Denbigh on Monday. Hampton officers said the same man is responsible for a deadly shooting that took place in their city within hours of the gas station... >>>

Army veteran police officer killed during gunfire exchange with suspect in Alabama

Tuesday  21:26,   17 september 2019

A veteran police officer in Alabama was shot and killed during an exchange of gunfire with a wanted felon, who is now in police... >>>

Eighteen suspects charged in pair of violent robberies, assaults in downtown Minneapolis captured by surveillance cameras

Tuesday  21:20,   17 september 2019

Eighteen people have been charged in connection with two violent robberies last month in Minneapolis. Adrian Cooper, 25, of Brooklyn Center, was charged in both incidents. All the adults and juveniles were charged with at least one count of... >>>

Minneapolis police are facing a shortage as robbery rate climbs

Tuesday  21:20,   17 september 2019

A series of brutal assaults in downtown Minneapolis is highlighting the city's skyrocketing robbery rate amid a critical shortage of police officers. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Toddler dies of fentanyl overdose, Bangor woman arrested

Tuesday  21:06,   17 september 2019

A woman from Bangor is being charged with the death of a 1-year-old child who died in Bangor last October of an overdose of fentanyl. The child died on October 19, 2018 and Kimberly Nelligan was arrested Tuesday morning, Sept. 17, 2019, almost one... >>>

Body of fallen firefighter Captain Michael Bell returns home to Farmington

Tuesday  21:05,   17 september 2019

The body of the Captain Michael Bell who died Monday in the explosion in Farmington returned home Tuesday morning. © Provided by TEGNA Inc. Fire Capt. Michael Bell, 68, was a 30-year-member of the Farmington Fire Rescue and died in the powerful,... >>>

Mount Vernon cop Orville Kitson charged with menacing

Tuesday  20:55,   17 september 2019

Mount Vernon police Officer Orville Kitson, who once fired 2 gunshots after drinking at a party, was arrested on menacing and harassment charges in Brooklyn over the weekend. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function... >>>