Police Headlines

  • The Latest: Witness unable to identify Van Dyke in courtroom

    The Latest on the sentencing of the Chicago police officer who fired the shots that killed black teenager Laquan McDonald (all times local): 3:20 p.m. One of former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke's daughters spoke during his sentencing hearing and blamed the media for shaming

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  • Police seize more than 17,500 gallons of 'illicit fuel' worth £56,000

    HM Revenue and Customs officers (HMRC) closed petrol stations in Leeds, Motherwell, Cowdenbeath, Fife, and the Hillington area of Glasgow after seizing 17,500 gallons of fuel.

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  • North Yorkshire police commissioner says she was raped as teenager

    Julia Mulligan says she wanted to reveal assault to let victims know she is ‘by their side’ A police and crime commissioner has revealed that she was raped as a teenager, saying she wanted to encourage other victims to speak out. Julia Mulligan, who has overseen policing in North Yorkshire since 2012, told the Yorkshire Post she was raped when she was 15 and had kept it secret for 36 years. Continue reading

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  • The Latest: Colombian authorities: ELN rebels behind attack

    The Latest on the car bombing in Bogota (all times local): 8:05 a.m. Colombian authorities said that Thursday's car bombing against a police academy that left 21 dead was carried out by a member of the country's last remaining rebel group. Defense Minister Guillermo Botero said in a

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  • Police arrest man, 23, on suspicion of stealing two penguins

    Police discovered the penguins after receiving an anonymous tip-off that the birds were being held in a house in Strelley Village Nottingham after being stolen from a zoo in November 2018.

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  • Cops On Alert for Protests During Michael Jackson Sundance Documentary

    The blistering Michael Jackson documentary premiering at Sundance will also feature angry pro-Jackson protesters, and we've learned local police are gearing up for possible confrontations. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ