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Union: Pistol-Whipped Detective Didn't Shoot Attacker Because of Headlines

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — Basically, the detective didn’t want to be the next police officer accused of needlessly killing an unarmed man.

The Birmingham, Alabama, cop who was pistol-whipped unconscious last week didn’t shoot the motorist who attacked him because of the outcry surrounding the recent spate of police shootings, the head of the local police union said Thursday. 929 more words

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Police Arrest Suspect In Violent Armed Robbery Of TV News Crews At Pier 14

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Police have arrested a suspect in a vicious attack on 2 television news crews that unfolded on the air, during a live shot at Pier 14, in San Francisco. 156 more words

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Fairfield Man Suspected Of Pistol-Whipping Woman Over Parking Space Dispute In Vacaville

VACAVILLE (CBS SF) — A Fairfield man was arrested in Vacaville Saturday night on suspicion of striking a woman in the face with the butt of a handgun and firing it into the air in a dangerous manner, police said Sunday. 169 more words

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Attempted carjacking in New Haven leads to assault

NEW HAVEN, Conn (WTNH) — A New Haven man was pistol-whipped during an attempted carjacking at Grand Avenue and Poplar Street, police say.

The 23-year-old victim told officials he had been approached by two men in their 40’s while he was stopped at the intersection. 63 more words

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News Crews Robbed, Pistol-Whipped While Covering Killing On San Francisco's Touristy Embarcadero

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Two TV news crews were robbed at gunpoint in San Francisco Thursday morning, the same spot where a woman was shot and killed a day earlier. 228 more words

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CCTV triangulation helps Flying Squad solve violent Asda robbery in Stamford Hill

Painstaking examination of CCTV footage by Flying Squad detectives triangulated the entire journey of a VW Polo Saloon car used in a violent raid on the Asda store in Clapton Common. 499 more words

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