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  • London cops apologize for murder scene selfie

    The Metropolitan police in London has apologized after two of its officers snapped a clueless selfie at a murder scene — and posted it to Twitter, according to reports. The cops, from Newham in East London, took the picture outside Stratford Centre mall Thursday – where 20-year-old Beniamin Pieknyi was stabbed to death the night...

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  • Cops save choking 2-month-old baby

    Two Ohio cops are being hailed for jumping to action to save the life of a 2-month-old baby who was choking inside her mom’s car. The Shaker Heights officers were driving on Chagrin Boulevard on Tuesday when they pulled up behind a car driven by Tamica Pruitte, WKYC reported. “We saw a female exit the...

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  • Cop charged with sexually assaulting suspect at hospital

    A cop in Chicago sexually assaulted a suspect last month while in custody at a hospital, grabbing the man’s genitals before attacking him in a bathroom, prosecutors allege. Carlyle Calhoun, 46, appeared in court Tuesday and Cook County prosecutors said police obtained incriminating photos from the 10-year department veteran’s cellphone, as well as DNA evidence...

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  • Car crashes in sheriff’s office substation

    PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. — Florida deputies didn’t have far to travel when responding to a car crash because it crashed into a sheriff’s office substation. A Broward Sheriff’s Office news release says the crash occurred shortly before noon Monday at the agency’s South Broward district office in Pembroke Park. Deputies say one person was taken...

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  • Driver tries to fool traffic cop using Homer Simpson’s license

    Homer Simpson has done a lot of stupid stuff over the years, but even he would think twice about this daring con involving his visage. An unidentified driver in England attempted to pass off Homer’s license as his own. According to the Thames Valley police, one of their officers stopped a driver in Milton Keynes...

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  • Police officer busted for reverse drunken driving

    A police lieutenant was canned early Sunday after crossing over the blurry blue line — when her fellow officers discovered their drunken colleague driving backwards, honking, through the streets of Florida. Now ex-cop Christi Ruhtz, 41, was discovered with bloodshot, glassy eyes and reeking of booze in Pinellas, Florida around 2:00 a.m., reported the Tampa...

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  • Police who posed with topless sunbathers face sanctions

    MEXICO CITY — Three state police officers in Mexico’s Caribbean coast state of Quintana Roo face administrative charges after photos posted on social media showed policemen posing for pictures with topless bathers. The state government wouldn’t specify what the officers did, but it said late Monday the three “engaged in poor execution of their duty”...

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  • SWAT members suspended for responding to Florida massacre

    A pair of ​Florida ​SWAT team members have been suspended ​over their response to the deadly Parkland high school shooting — for rushing to the scene to help. ​The SWAT members are being disciplined for jumping into action and racing to the rampage scene without permission, officials said. The Miramar Police Department officers, identified by...

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  • Highway Patrol officer caught on video racing Lamborghini

    A Florida Highway Patrol officer is in hot water after video showing him apparently racing a Lamborghini Aventador with his police car hit Instagram this week. The clip was posted on Monday to #JustLivinIt, an account run by the CEO of Arivo, a luxury car livery service that operates in New York. The timeline is...

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  • Car thieves are no match for deputy and his K-9

    A sheriff’s deputy and his K-9 partner made for an impressive tag team in taking down a pair of alleged car thieves. Bodycam footage shows the suspects leading Pasco County Sheriff’s Deputy Nick Carmack and his furry sidekick Shep on a car chase Saturday when the two crash their SUV into a pole and attempt...

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  • After woman’s friend dies in Parkland shooting, police officers cover her flight to Florida

    ​Jordana Judson lost one of her closest friends in the February 14 school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. And thanks to generous police officers, she attended the vigil.