Law enforcement in the United States

SIPA USA
March 21, 2018 - 5:35 am
(AP) — The suspect in a series of bombing attacks in Austin blew himself up early Wednesday as authorities closed in, a dramatic end to a weekslong siege of the Texas capital, where two were killed and four injured in a series of blasts. Authorities had zeroed in on the suspect in the last 24 to 36...
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Jim Hanzo
March 15, 2018 - 10:19 am
Kenner Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred just after 5 p.m., on Wednesday in the 300 block of Clemson. Cops responded to multiple 9-1-1 calls reporting gunshots. Upon their arrival, cops located one male victim, approximately 36-years-old, had been shot multiple times. That...
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Jim Hanzo
February 20, 2018 - 2:52 pm
The St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office say they've arrested two teenagers in connection to an 18-year-old man's murder in Meraux. Both suspects are 16-years-old, according to cops. Sheriff James Pohlmann said the alleged murder happened Monday morning in the 2700 block of Maureen Lane. When cops...
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January 03, 2018 - 2:23 pm
(AP) - Deputies at the New Orleans sheriff's office are getting pay raises this year. The Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office said Tuesday that under the budget approved by the city council, base pay for deputies will rise by $2,000 on Friday. They'll receive another $1,500 annual salary boost on July...
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December 01, 2017 - 2:25 pm
(AP) _ Donors who give $1,000 or more to Special Olympics Louisiana are rappelling 25 stories down the side of a downtown New Orleans building Friday. The day-long event, called ``Over the Edge NOLA: S.W.A.T. Edition,'' is being co-hosted by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office and the Kenner...
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Jim Hanzo
November 14, 2017 - 11:32 am
The Slidell Police Department is investigating an overnight shooting in which one man was shot. It happened just before 6:30 p.m. on Monday when cops responded to the corner of Eight Street and Cleveland Avenue in reference to several gunshots. Officers located a man who had been shot. The victim...
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November 07, 2017 - 9:53 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Two inmates have died in the past week after experiencing medical problems at the New Orleans jail. The Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office confirmed Monday that 32-year-old Narada Mealey, from the suburb of Harvey, died Thursday. He was taken to a hospital on Oct. 29 after being...
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Jim Hanzo
October 04, 2017 - 9:57 pm
NOPD is on the scene of a shooting in the CBD. Reports of a man shot at Gravier and Magazine Streets. The shooting happened Wednesday evening around 9:20 p.m. The man was reportedly shot in the thigh and was taken to a local hospital. Another man has been arrested. No other information is available...
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July 14, 2017 - 9:35 am
(AP) - A security guard who authorities say pulled a woman over and pretended to be a law enforcement officer has been arrested. It's reported that 23-year-old Caleb Lymous was arrested Monday and charged with impersonation of a peace officer. Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office Lt. Brennan Matherne...
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