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It's time to say "Thank You" to our police officers


(Video of the moving eulogy by Lt. Eric Paul at the funeral of Officer Daryl Pierson)

It’s been more than a week since Rochester Police Department’s Officer Daryl Pierson was gunned down by a repeated parole violator he was trying to apprehend, and just a few days since Pierson’s funeral and the community-wide gathering in his honor. 1,663 more words

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this day in crime history: september 9, 1971

On this date in 1971, over 1200 inmates at the state prison in Attica, NY started a riot that would last four days.  The riot began with the killing of a corrections officer, then the rioters took about 40 prison employees hostage. 71 more words

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Mechanical defects did not cause fatal Quebec tour bus crash

MONTREAL — The New York State Police department has confirmed that mechanical issues were not the cause of the tragic tour bus accident that claimed the life of a Quebec teen and left dozens injured. 406 more words

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State Police Investigate Report Of Drive-By Shooting On New York State Thruway

YONKERS (CBSNewYork) – A passenger may have been shot while driving on I-87 in Yonkers early Wednesday morning, state police said.

The victim, a 23-year-old man, was sitting in the passenger seat of a vehicle driving northbound when he was injured at around 1:30 a.m., state police said. 81 more words

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