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Accused Drug Dealer Arrested In Very Applicable Shirt

Timothy Williams is a 31-year-old enterprising business man from Arkansas. The only problem with Williams’ business ventures is that they are spectacularly illegal. Back in September, the Union County Sheriff’s Office got intel that Williams was slinging drugs, so they raided his house and found lots of incriminating evidence. 247 more words

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John Ball, Rapist

In March, 1907, San Mateo County Sheriff Chatham issued a $50 reward for John Ball, who had jumped bail. Ball was wanted for rape.

In June, the San Francisco Call reported that Ball had been located in Tuscon, Arizona, and Governor Gillett was having him returned to California to stand trial. 168 more words

California

New exhibit opens at Indiana State Museum

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Each and every week Dick Wolfsie shares an interesting and exciting story that has a special connection to central Indiana.

This week, Dick took a visit to the Indiana State Museum to discuss their new interactive exhibit, “Design Zone.” 39 more words

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Looking for James E. Eagan


James E. Eagan was a fine looking man, and he was described as 5′ 9″ with greyish blue eyes and black hair tinged with grey. He also had a unique sense of fashion wearing patent leather shoes with buttons, a high collar, balbrigan underwear, and black socks with white feet. 53 more words

History

Wanted for Forgery

Hattie Nelson (aka Cortez, Carr, and Glover) wore a great hat in her mug shot photo. I find her story interesting.

On January 31, 1912, the San Francisco Call wrote: 547 more words

History

FBI Face Recognition Technology

In movies and television shows, law enforcement agencies use automated face recognition to find suspects and solve crimes.

Does it work that way in real life? 460 more words

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Mug Shot Books at 2013 Auction

In 2013 Swann Galleries held a photography auction with hundreds of books and prints. One mug shot album contained approximately 1500 photos covering the period of 1905-1925. 152 more words

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