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SWAT team raids wrong person's home in case of mistaken identity

The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office is admitting it was a mistake that led to a SWAT raid at a Montgomery County man’s home where he and his family were detained by police.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:01:00 GMT

Retired NYPD cops, ex-prosecutor caught in corruption scandal

Four men — including two retired NYPD cops and a former Brooklyn assistant district attorney — were busted Tuesday as part of a widespread corruption scandal in which they accepted bribes in exchange for expediting gun permits, according to new court papers filed in Manhattan federal court.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:30:00 GMT

Panel to release detailed report on Oklahoma's death penalty

An 11-member commission of prominent Oklahomans that's been conducting a comprehensive review of Oklahoma's use of the death penalty is expected to release its findings.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:27:12 GMT

The Latest: Sentencing of teen for fatal fire still pending

The Latest on the sentencing of a 14-year-old boy for the death of a friend in massive arson fire at a New York recycling plant last summer (all times local): 1:15 p.m.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:17:46 GMT

Owner of gay nightclub hit by mass shooting plans memorial

The owner of a gay Florida nightclub that was the site of the worst mass shooting in recent U.S. history wants to build a memorial on the club's property.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:11:55 GMT

15 charged in South Dakota 'chop shop' for eagles, officials say

A "chop shop" for eagles?
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:00:00 GMT
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