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St. Louis Police step-up downtown security during MLB playoffs

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-With the baseball playoffs underway, St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson promised a major police presence in downtown St. Louis to keep the thousands of Cardinals and Cubs fans heading downtown safe. 159 more words


Southington standoff ends peacefully

SOUTHINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) — Police have cleared a scene where a man barricaded himself in his Southington home on Wednesday, causing part of the road to be closed. 98 more words


Task Force: Increase Police Presence, Require IDs In New Jersey Schools

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A New Jersey task force charged with improving safety in the state’s public schools has issued a long list of recommendations that includes increasing police presence on school grounds. 151 more words


Motorcycle clubs, street gangs, and the race card… oh my….

This past weekend a major event happened in Waco, some call it a massacre, at this point I am still not sure what you should call it.  1,338 more words

Police, National Guard Presence Still Seen Throughout City

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The police presence is still strong throughout the city. There’s no timeline for when that will change.

Alex DeMetrick has a closer look at the National Guard troops deployed in Baltimore. 338 more words


LAPD Beefs Up Patrols In Troubled Areas In Effort To Combat Spike In Violent Crime

ELYSIAN PARK (CBSLA.com) — The Los Angeles Police Department is boosting its presence in troubled neighborhoods in response to a spike violent crime.

“It’s areas where we’ve had specifically high increases in violent crime,” LAPD Deputy Chief Michael Downing said. 136 more words


Connecticut Route 72 Closed Down as Authorities Investigate New Britain Bank

A large police presence has shut down a busy stretch of roads near Route 72 in New Britain and sent three schools in two towns into lockdown. 238 more words