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Officer injured at airport awarded Police Purple Heart

...Heart is given out by authority of the Military Order of the Purple Heart First Responder Program and honors law enforcement officers and firefighters injured or killed in the line of duty.The specific criteria to receive the award varies by...
Prison worker who helped killers escape gets up to 7 years

...throughout most of the 35-minute sentencing. She apologized to the community, her former co-workers and law enforcement officers for the weeks of fear and disruption the search for the killers caused.Mitchell, 51, had pleaded guilty to...
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Thumbs up, thumbs down

...20-year-old female passenger was wounded, the Fairbanks News-Miner reported. Fortunately no innocent people or law enforcement officers were injured. What's so unfortunate about this situation is it all began because Vincent J. Perdue failed...
Cruz blames prez for climate of violence against police

...Darren Goforth was the sixth officer in the nation shot and killed in August alone, according to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, which tracks on-duty officer deaths. But the 25 firearms-related deaths of officers so far...
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Hunt for 3 suspects widens after Illinois officer's death

...Fox Lake.Gliniewicz's death is the third law enforcement fatality in Illinois this year, according to the Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, which tracks officers' deaths so their names can be enshrined on a Washington, D.C., memorial...
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'Person of interest' in missing boy case

...anniversaries of his disappearance, showing what he might look like as an adult.His kidnapping has haunted law enforcement officers who worked on the case, including some who have since retired. But the Stearns County sheriff's office has...
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Historic South Carolina floods: Heavy rain, hundreds rescued

...facing an emergency situation needs to stay off the roads between 6 p.m. Sunday and 6 a.m. Monday. He says law enforcement officers "will stop you and make you go home or somewhere else." He stresses that "this is not a time for anybody...
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Troopers suspend search for missing Fairbanks hunter

...Hanson was suspended Sept. 18 pending new leads and information into his disappearance.Several agencies, law enforcement officers and search-and-rescue dogs participated in the search. Volunteers from Fairbanks and North Pole also joined...
Border Patrol agent indicted in 2012 fatal shooting

...administrative leave.The Border Patrol Union on Thursday criticized the indictment: "Sadly, our agents and all law enforcement officers operate in a world of political agendas and armchair quarterbacking. But our jobs are dangerous, and the decisions...
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Arizona police confirm 11th vehicle attack on Interstate

...Safety has enlisted the help of the FBI, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, local police and undercover law enforcement officers."We have a number of officers ... both uniformed, non-uniformed, plainclothes, undercover vehicles...
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