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University asks students to turn in weapons, hosts 'Amnesty Hour'

By Michelle Adams, Editor in Chief

At the declaration of vice president for student life, Rhonda VanDyke, Shenandoah University’s Department of Public Safety (DPS) will host an Amnesty Hour today from 5-6 p.m. 331 more words


Bill Increasing Court Security Heads To Full Texas Senate

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AUSTIN (AP) — A bill providing extra security for judges and other court officials is headed to the full Texas Senate. 131 more words


DPS Puts Extra DWI Patrols Out For St. Patrick's Day

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Planning to go out for St. Patrick’s Day this year? Don’t forget to plan a ride home!

The Department of Public Safety said there will be extra officers on DWI patrols this weekend, looking for drunk drivers. 114 more words


Local mother's plea to drivers about school bus safety

ROCHESTER, Minn. – It’s how most kids get to and from school every day, and while school buses are the safety mode of transportation for children, the biggest safety issues is when they’re outside of the bus. 496 more words


State Officials To Address Minnesota's Drug Problem Monday

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota’s drug problem will be the focus of a discussion among state officials on Monday.

Authorities seized a record amount of drugs in the state last year. 64 more words


Drug Dealers and Undocumented Immigrants Could Raise Money for Law Enforcement

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  Money has been tight this year following big corporate tax cuts and sagging agricultural sales, so Iowa lawmakers are looking at a new idea to raise money for law enforcement: collecting a fee on wire transfers from drug deals and undocumented immigrants. 258 more words


911 caller says sheriffs failed to act on reports of suspicious activity

A man saw what he thought was a crime about to happen and called 911. But when sheriffs came, he says they did nothing.

Bob Lipske was in Kakaako when he saw someone going to several parked cars, trying to open the doors and windows. 524 more words