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Phoenix police officer accused of making adult films while on duty officially resigns

22 hours 59 minutes ago

The Phoenix Police officer who was caught acting in adult media as a side-job has resigned, officials stated. Former PPD Officer Christian “Rico Blaze” Goggans turned in his badge and gun after his double life as a male porn talent came to light. In December of last year, Goggins was outed as “Rico Blaze,” operating […]

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19-year-old TikToker is arrested after faking cancer is exposed

1 day 20 hours ago

Aspen Pflughoeft The Charlotte Observer (TNS) A woman falsely claimed to have pancreatic cancer to collect tens of thousands of dollars from hundreds of donors, according to Iowa authorities. Now, she’s facing a theft charge. Madison Russo, 19, of Bettendorf falsely claimed to be suffering from “leukemia, stage 2 pancreatic cancer and a tumor, the size of a football, […]

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New Jersey councilwoman found dead after what appears to be a targeted attack

1 day 22 hours ago

Jeff Goldman nj.com A 30-year-old Sayreville councilwoman was found shot and killed in a car outside her home on Wednesday, officials said. While the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office didn’t identify her, borough officials said the victim is councilwoman Eunice Dwumfour. “Eunice was a dedicated member of our borough council who was truly committed to serve our residents,” Mayor Victoria […]

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California police officer shot and killed while on duty is identified as a father-to-be

2 days 14 hours ago

Thaddeus Miller The Sacramento Bee (TNS) Authorities identified Gonzalo Carrasco Jr. on Wednesday as the officer killed on the job in a Selma neighborhood, the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office said. Carrasco was from Reedley, the son of farmworkers and a father-to-be, according to the sheriff’s office. The two-year veteran of Selma Police Department was flagged down by a resident who asked the officer […]

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Police kill armed gunman firing a rifle inside a Target store

2 days 22 hours ago

David Matthews New York Daily News (TNS) Omaha cops on Tuesday fatally shot a man who fired an AR-15-style rifle inside a Target store. Police Chief Todd Schmaderer said the man had “plenty of ammunition,” but did not say how many shots he fired. No wounded people were found after the store was searched. The incident happened around […]

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Capitol Police arrested a cop impersonator armed with “a stash of knives”

3 days 16 hours ago

David Matthews New York Daily News U.S. Capitol Police arrested a cop impersonator armed with “a stash of knives” and other equipment on Monday. Max Eli Viner, 37, was caught near National Gallery of Art around 6:20 p.m. The USCP received a tip from the Secret Service after the suspect was spotted minutes earlier about a half mile from the White House. It’s […]

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Three fire department EMTs fired over response to Tyre Nichols being "pepper sprayed"

3 days 20 hours ago

Jessica Schladebeck New York Daily News (TNS) Three Memphis EMTs have been fired over their response to the traffic stop that preceded Tyre Nichols’ death. Robert Long, JaMichael Sandridge and Lt. Michelle Whitaker violated multiple department policies and protocols on Jan. 7. They were called that night to Memphis’ Hickory Hill neighborhood around 8:31 p.m. for a “person pepper sprayed,” the fire department said in […]

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Officer Hall cracked during the investigation when asked about her husband walking in on a threesome, transcripts reveal

3 days 21 hours ago

Transcripts from interviews conducted with the officers involved in the La Vergne Police Department sexual misconduct scandal have been released. Former Officer Meagan Hall, who was fired from the department after the investigation, admitted to having sexual relations with multiple members of the police department during her interviews. Hall was terminated for sexual misconduct with […]

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Atlanta police releases video of suspect stealing a patrol car, crashing it, and being rescued

4 days 20 hours ago

An Atlanta officer was wrapping up a traffic stop early Saturday morning when a man bolted into his patrol car and took it for a spin before crashing along train tracks. Officers worked frantically to pull him from the car just seconds before an oncoming train hits the vehicle.

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