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Gun Battle Nets Second Arrest

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford police have made a second arrest in connection with a shootout that occurred over the summer.

It was back on June 23 that officers responded to an area of Park Street on a report of shots fired. 72 more words


Fort Myers Pays Nate Allen $440,000 for Wrongful Arrest

The city council yesterday finalized a settlement of nearly a half-a-million dollars for NFL player Nate Allen for his wrongful arrest. (While he was detained, and ultimately released without a formal arrest, it was easily a ‘de facto arrest’ due to time and totality of the circumstances.) It was enough to make the news, especially since he is a professional football player. 190 more words

Criminal Law

Police sergeant, retired ASP arrested for robbery

A retired Assistant Superintendent of Police, Obosa Augustine, and a Police sergeant serving at the Oworo Police Division, Lagos State, Yakubu Aiyegba, have been arrested for alleged robbery. 128 more words