Law enforcement agencies

June 13, 2017 - 4:22 pm
FORSYTH, Ga. (AP) — A jury in Georgia has convicted a man of murder in the 2014 fatal shooting of a sheriff's deputy. The Telegraph reports ( http://bit.ly/2s7Zaov ) that the same Upson County jurors who convicted 49-year-old Christopher Keith Calmer on Tuesday will hear additional testimony for...
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FILE - In this May 30, 2017, file photo, St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez stands outside the Ramsey County Courthouse while waiting for a ride in St. Paul, Minn. Closing arguments are set for Monday, June 12, in a Minnesota police officer’s manslaughter trial in the death of a black motorist. (David Joles/Star Tribune via AP, File)
June 13, 2017 - 1:37 pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A jury weighing the fate of a Minnesota police officer charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of a black motorist asked Tuesday to re-watch two key videos. In their second day of deliberations, jurors returned to court to again see dashcam video captured by Officer...
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June 13, 2017 - 12:16 pm
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The police chief of South Carolina's largest city says he is retiring. In his resignation letter released Tuesday, Charleston Police Chief Greg Mullen said the time was right after overseeing the investigation into the June 2015 killing of nine worshippers at the Emanuel AME...
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CORRECTS SOURCE TO GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS IN SIGNOFF- This undated photo released by the Georgia Department of Corrections Tuesday, June 13, 2017, shows inmate Donnie Russell Rowe. Authorities say Rowe and inmate Ricky Dubose escaped after killing two prison guards during a bus transport in Georgia. Both are being sought by law enforcement. (Georgia Department of Corrections via AP)
June 13, 2017 - 10:41 am
EATONTON, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of two prison guards and escape of two inmates during a bus transport in Georgia (all times local): 10:35 a.m. The U.S. deputy attorney general has condemned the slayings of two Georgia prison guards during testimony before a Senate budget panel...
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June 13, 2017 - 9:00 am
EATONTON, Ga. (AP) — Georgia sheriff's office: Inmates kill 2 prison guards during bus transport, are being sought by law enforcement.
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June 12, 2017 - 5:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Secret Service says it doesn't have any recordings or transcripts of any tapes recorded within President Donald Trump's White House. The agency's response comes as Trump has been coy about whether any tapes exist of his private conversations with former FBI Director James...
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Craig Heimer, right, arrives for his preliminary hearing on charges related to the hazing death of Timothy Piazza at Penn State's Beta Theta Pi fraternity at the Centre County Courthouse in Bellefonte, Pa., Monday, June 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Chris Knight)
June 12, 2017 - 11:58 am
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — A detective testifying at a hearing for 18 Penn State fraternity brothers accused in the death of a 19-year-old pledge said Monday the student looked like a corpse in surveillance video from the frat house. "He looked dead, he looked like a corpse," said State College Police...
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FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2016 file photo, police move in on a group of protesters throwing rocks at them in Milwaukee in response to the fatal shooting of Sylville Smith, a black man, by Milwaukee police officer Dominique Heaggan-Brown. Jury selection kicks off Monday, June 12, 2017 in the trial for Heaggan-Brown, who was charged in December with first-degree reckless homicide in Smith's death. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps, File)
June 11, 2017 - 11:36 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A former Milwaukee police officer whose fatal shooting of a black man last year ignited riots on the city's north side goes on trial this week. Dominique Heaggan-Brown, who is also black, is charged with first-degree reckless homicide in the death of Sylville Smith, 23. Heaggan-...
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This undated photo provided by the family on Saturday, June 10, 2017 shows Joshua Barre, who was fatally shot by two Tulsa County, Okla. deputies and a police officer on Friday, June 9, 2017. Family members said he had stopped taking medication in April to treat a bipolar disorder and was in declining mental health since the recent death of his father. (Nyesha Barre via AP)
June 10, 2017 - 7:42 pm
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A black man who was fatally shot by three Oklahoma law enforcement officers had stopped taking medication in April to treat a bipolar disorder and was in declining mental health since the recent death of his father, members of his family said Saturday. The mother, brother and...
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This file photo made Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, shows the gallery during a Dallas Police & Fire Pension System board of trustees meet in Dallas. Gov. Greg Abbott recently signed two bills aimed at fixing troubled pensions in Dallas and Houston respectively. Both are projected to have billions of dollars in unfunded liabilities that could have caused them to go broke in a decade or less. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
June 10, 2017 - 11:34 am
DALLAS (AP) — One by one, Pete Bailey, Clint Conway, Julian Bernal and a half dozen other retired police officers and firefighters stood up in December and told the Dallas Police and Fire Pension Board that they had been counting on their deferred retirement accounts to supplement their pensions...
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