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Maryland man allegedly fires nearly 200 rounds at law enforcement in standoff, striking neighbor, killing dog

A Maryland man has been charged with attempted murder after engaging in a shootout with police officers responding to reports of animal cruelty and a domestic dispute in Harford County on Tuesday. 

Hispanic Miami police captain sparks community backlash after claiming he is black

A controversial Miami police captain was under fire this week for claiming he is a black man because of the “one-drop rule” while speaking at a public meeting.

Florida man attempts to hide underwater from cops, gets arrested after coming up for air, police say

A Florida man attempted a “not so great escape” last week when he tried hiding from deputies underwater in a pond – an “action movie” stunt that officials easily foiled when he came up for air, authorities said.

Denver police officer accused of sexually assaulting woman he met during investigation

A Denver police officer has been arrested after a woman he met during an investigation last month accused him of sexual assault, authorities said Saturday.

NJ Five Guys employee fired after reportedly calling police officers ‘piggies’

A Five Guys in New Jersey wants everyone to know that the chain doesn’t hate police officers.

Delbert Africa, Philadelphia MOVE group member linked to cop’s death, released after 42 years

Delbert Orr Africa, a member of the MOVE 9 group, was released from prison in Pennsylvania Saturday, 42 years after he and eight other members were convicted of third-degree murder in a shootout that ended in the killing of a Philadelphia police officer.

Baltimore state’s attorney blasts police union’s ‘political rhetoric’ after video shows mob attacking officer

Baltimore’s state’s attorney, Marilyn Mosby, took aim at the city’s police union Saturday after union officials condemned a violent attack Friday night against a city police officer.

NYPD union leader sides with ICE against de Blasio over ‘sanctuary’-tied murder: ‘He owns this’

A top New York Police Department union official on Friday called on Mayor Bill de Blasio to “own” the consequences of the city’s sanctuary policies — while insisting officers want to be allowed to work with federal immigration enforcement — after an illegal immigrant who was freed in November is alleged to have sexually assaulted and murdered a 92-year-old woman.

Illinois drunk driver crashes into cop car already engaged in separate traffic stop

A drunk driver in Illinois was arrested Wednesday night after crashing into the back of a police cruiser that was already engaged in another traffic stop, law enforcement said. 

Florida police department invites public to homeless veteran’s funeral

A Florida police department is making sure that a homeless veteran who served during the Vietnam War and was described as “a unique soul” will be buried Friday with the honors he deserved.

Colorado sheriff’s office says two detainees fled after locking deputy in cell

A manhunt was still underway in Colorado early Friday for two detainees who authorities say escaped from a jail in Westcliffe on Sunday after reportedly locking a deputy inside a cell.

Suspended Texas high school student stabbed 2 classmates, police say

A suspended student at a Texas high school stabbed two of his classmates in an early morning attack on campus before fleeing the scene, police said Thursday. 

‘It’s a miracle’: Minnesota police officer slowly recovering after being shot in the head

A Minnesota pastor is asking for continued prayer after the police officer who was shot in the head last week is showing small signs of life in his fight for recovery.

Tomi Lahren on murder of 92-year-old NYC woman: ‘Someone needs to answer for’ sanctuary policies

Someone needs to answer for liberal policies in sanctuary cities that are hurting communities, Fox Nation host Tomi Lahren said Thursday.