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By Keenan Willard, WRAL reporter in eastern North Carolina Princeton, North Carolina – After months of staff shortages, the City of Princeton Police Department in Johnston County is raising salaries in hopes of attracting new officers. Local leaders hope the move will reduce the pressure the department is currently under as it tries to patrol …

Waukesha first responders said a glitch in their dispatch software system delayed firefighters at the scene of a fatal blaze this week. The fire occurred early Tuesday morning in a building on Lambeth Road and Oakdale Drive. Kevin McQuade, 50, died of burns sustained in the fire on Tuesday. His wife, Kim McQuade, died Wednesday …

It is just 3 p.m. in Kyiv and fierce battles are taking place between Ukrainian and Russian forces all over Ukraine. Here’s what you need to know: Talks continue: A second round of talks between Russia and Ukraine is expected to take place today, according to a Ukrainian presidential aide. Monday’s first round of talks …

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) – The Anchorage School Board said the Anchorage School District will pay for part of its school resource officer program for the first time in several years. The board announced it Tuesday night when it passed the school district’s draft fiscal year 2023 budget. The school district will begin to share this …

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (KDVR) – The Commerce City Police Department is issuing a stark warning after five people were found dead in an apartment on Sunday afternoon. “No drug is safe at this time,” said Adams County District Attorney Brian Mason. Police said the victims were found inside the apartment around 3:45 p.m. in the …

A $9,500 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest in the 2019 death of an 18-year-old in Lake City, the Lake City Police Department announced Wednesday. At approximately 2:45 p.m. on August 17, 2019, police say Jordan Dartice Freeman, 18, of Lake City, was hanging out with three friends on the second-floor …

A man accused of painting swastikas at Union Station in Washington DC was arrested and charged on Friday. The DC Metropolitan Police Department arrested Geraldo Pando, 34, and charged him with displaying certain emblems and damaging private/public property. Authorities say he allegedly spray-painted swastikas on the pillars of Union Station in addition to the building …

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is investigating after three men were shot dead in downtown Indianapolis on Sunday morning. Shortly after 12:30 a.m., IMPD officers responded to reports of an individual shooting at the Icon Lounge along E Market Street. On the spot, the police found three men with gunshot wounds. Each victim …

INDIANAPOLIS – Four people were killed in separate homicides last weekend in Indianapolis, including a father of four from Hancock County. According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, officers were called to the 5400 block of Pleasant Hill Circle on Saturday evening just before 6 p.m. with a report of a shot dead person. The …

SAN DIEGO – Brandon Gibson knows how serious COVID-19 is. He conquered the disease two months ago. “It kicked my ass,” he said. Still, he left the San Diego Police Force earlier this month after 10 years because he’s not ready to get the shot, a looming condition of employment for city workers. “I’m not …

One day apart, two municipalities in Routt County have taken very different approaches to when and how they want to allow alcohol in their public parks. In the new council’s first official vote, Steamboat Springs City Council voted on first reading Tuesday to allow alcohol in all city parks from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m., …

Metropolitan police press release: October 27, 2021 Metropolitan Police Department Third District detectives are asking the public for assistance in identifying a suspect in reference to a burglary offense that occurred on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 in the 1400 block of Belmont Street, northwest . Find out what’s happening in Georgetown with free real-time Patch …

YesOR CAN’T avoid his face wherever you go. More than a year after the murder of George Floyd, and a few months after the conviction of Derek Chauvin, the policeman who knelt at his neck, the memory of Floyd remains almost hauntingly imposed on Minneapolis. The street where he was killed is delimited by two …

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Officer Eric M. Huxley has been charged with two counts of misconduct and assault and battery with moderate bodily harm and suspended without pay after video footage of him was released kicking the face of a handcuffed man, Jermaine Vaughn. Police said Huxley was helping arrest Vaughn for disorderly conduct when the …

Queens, NY (October 10, 2021) – At least one person was taken to a local hospital with injuries following a motor vehicle crash in the Middle Village area on Friday evening, October 8. Reports provided by the New York Police Department show that a collision between a garbage truck and a silver SUV took place …

Metropolitan police press release: October 6, 2021 Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sixth District have announced that an arrest has been made in reference to an assault with a dangerous weapon (knife) offense that occurred on Wednesday October 6, 2021 in the 1300 block of Kenilworth Avenue , in the northeast. Find out what’s …

A 21-year-old man was persuaded by his mother to return to the scene of a crash that killed a pedestrian in Las Vegas this week, police said. Jalen Thomas was arrested and charged with impaired driving resulting in death and being required to stop at the scene of an accident, jail records show. Thomas is …

Metropolitan Police FC withdrew from the FA Cup last night as their 12-game unbeaten streak ended in a resumption of third round qualifying against St Albans City. The club are in FA Cup form, having reached the first round on five occasions, most recently in 2018. This year, the Blues’ race in this competition was …

New Haven announced its partnership with Connecticut against gun violence at a press conference Friday Lukas Nel 01:09 am, 04 October 2021 Contributing journalist Nat Kerman, collaborating photographer The City of New Haven and Connecticut Against Gun Violence announced Friday that it has joined forces to create a new violence prevention office. Officials unveiled the …

The race for Spokane city council in the northwest features two newcomers to city politics. Mike Lish trumpets his background as a small businessman, while Zack Zappone is an educator and nonprofit worker who believes he is the best fit to represent District 3. The pair are in the running to replace outgoing city councilor …

Chattanooga man Thomas Henshall, Jr., 37, was arrested in Nashville after driving with a dead body, believed to be his mother, Danielle Bowen, 60. Authorities from the Nashville Metropolitan Police Department said Henshall arrived at VA Medical Center in Nashville at 5:15 p.m. Saturday with the body wrapped and / or rolled up in a …

BIRMINGHAM, AL – The Birmingham City Attorney’s Office is suing the owners and operators of the Town Motel property located at 414 3rd Avenue West over the high amount of illegal drug activity and violence. Third Avenue Hospitality, Inc., Ramsuyog, LLC and Shree Laxmi Narayan, LLC were named owners in the complaint. The city says …

By NORA G. HERTEL, St. Cloud Times COLD SPRING, Minnesota (AP) – July. This is the first time the Cold Spring Police Department has reported a racially motivated crime in 2021, after a vehicle with a block of granite on the accelerator crashed into the home of a multiracial family. The May 4 and 10 …

LAKE CITY, SC (WBTW) – Residents of Pee Dee remembered Lt. John Stewart of the Lake City Police Department on Saturday. He died in the line of duty on Friday. One of Stewart’s former colleagues called him a mentor. “I couldn’t stop crying,” said Belita Salters, who worked with Stewart from 2017 to 2019. “It …

WEST – If appointed interim city manager by City Council, Police Chief Shawn Lacey says he will use the time with a potential eye toward a permanent job change. The council, at a meeting scheduled for Monday, is expected to consider appointing Lacey as interim city manager. The board is also expected to present a …

Metropolitan police press release: September 13, 2021 (Washington, DC) – Detectives in the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fourth District are asking the public for assistance in identifying a suspect in reference to a robbery (force and violence) offense that occurred on Friday August 13, 2021 in Block 4600 of Georgia Avenue. , North West. Find out …

Devil SHEPHERDSTOWN – On Tuesday evening, Shepherdstown City Council resumed its monthly meeting in Zoom format. The online meeting covered a variety of lengthy discussions regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and the city‘s approval of grant funding. To start the meeting, the City Council quickly approved the third and final reading of the City Bonds Ordinance …

City of Santa Rosa to Pay State Workplace Safety Agency Nearly $ 10,000 in Penalties in Settlement Following Police Detective Death Due to COVID-19 Complications . California’s Occupational Safety and Health Division issued four citations to the city after investigating the March 31, 2020 death of Police Detective Marylou Armer, 43, after contracting COVID-19 and …

WASHINGTON – Ashanti West, 27, of Washington, DC, was sentenced today to 118 months in prison for armed robberies at a convenience store and sandwich shop in the span of two hours in fall 2019 . The announcement was made by Acting U.S. Attorney Channing D. Phillips, Special Agent in Charge of the FBI Field …

Local nonprofit Back the Blue is organizing a fundraiser for the family of Las Vegas police officer Philip Closi, who died of complications from COVID-19 earlier this month. Closi, a 21-year Metropolitan Police Department veteran, worked as a patroller in the Metro Convention Center patrol area, which includes the Strip. The 48-year-old also worked as …

Powering Safe Communities Annual Grants Program Supports Community Resilience with $ 170,000 Funding for Public Safety Initiatives CHICAGO, August 10, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – To support critical public safety initiatives and improve the quality of life in communities across northern Illinois, ComEd and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus today announced a total of 170,000 $ in …

WALLACE, NC (WNCT) – Officials in the town of Wallace, Duplin County, recently saw an increase in counterfeit $ 100 bills. Authorities say this could be for several reasons. “We have seen a significant increase in not only $ 100 bills, but also $ 20 bills finding their way into our local businesses,” Wallace Police …

WASHINGTON – A 6-year-old girl was killed and five adults were injured in a nighttime shooting on Friday, horrifying neighborhood residents and frustrating investigators who begged the public to help them catch those responsible. At a press conference on Saturday night, city leaders mourned the loss of a young life, identifying the girl who was …

Newberry, SC was recently named one of Travel Channel’s “Loveliest Little Towns” by Travel Channel, as well as on Day 14 of the South Carolina 7 Expedition. As KAG SC7 Correspondent, Liene Kukainis joined the team on the track to see what all the press is talking about! About Historic Newberry, South Carolina In the …

The city of Rotterdam hired an engineering consultant to do the programming and design of the old Kmart building at the Rotterdam ViaPort so that the city could explore the possibility of setting up its offices there. The city voted unanimously Wednesday night at its city council meeting to hire the engineering firm of Albany …

San José is on track to become the first city in the country to require gun owners to purchase liability insurance and pay the city fees to spare taxpayers the financial burden of gun violence . This particular gun control measure has never been tried before, so it is generating a lot of buzz across …