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Outraged By “Militarized Police?” Think Of Stockton

By Gregory D. Lee ~

The violent bank robbery on July 16, 2014, in Stockton, California illustrates why police departments are seeking surplus military vehicles to help protect themselves and the public. 780 more words

Public Opinion

Bad Sex Drives Woman To Shoot Boyfriend

Talk about being sexually frustrated! 58-year-old Sadie Bell admitted to shooting her boyfriend after a round of horrible sex. Why? Because she believed that this sudden unexpected run of bad sex meant that he was cheating on her. 199 more words

Chicago to Get More ATF Agents to Help Fight Gun Crime

CHICAGO – The federal government will provide additional aid to Chicago’s efforts to battle gun violence. The Department of Justice will announce Thursday that it will send seven more agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to join the 45 already stationed in Chicago. 159 more words


Toa Payoh and a gunman called Hun Cher

It probably is hard to imagine Toa Payoh holding a reputation for being a hotbed of criminal activity – so much so that it was labelled as the “Chicago of Singapore” – a reference to the US city’s long-held reputation as the crime capital of the world. 656 more words


Sparkbrook shooting: five arrested

Police have arrested five people in connection with the shooting in Sparkbrook last night.
One man, aged 32, was shot dead, and two others were taken to hospital, following an incident that started around 7.30pm yesterday evening. 66 more words


Sparkbrook shooting: one dead, two injured

Police have cordoned off an area of Sparkbrook this morning (Thursday 3 July) after a man was shot dead last night.
Police have sealed off Grantham Road and Farm Road. 66 more words


Two taken to hospital with gunshot wounds in Sparkbrook incident

Two men have been taken to hospital with gunshot wounds and one with a knife injury following an incident in the Sparkbrook area of Birmingham, West Midlands Police have reported tonight. 17 more words