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Ga. deputy dies from medical event during training

A 29-year-old deputy died after suffering a “traumatic medical event” during a training exercise, authorities said. Forsyth County Deputy Sheriff Spencer Englett collapsed during his first day of training at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center…

Man sentenced to 30 years in death of…

Associated PressMILWAUKEE — A man convicted of leading Milwaukee police on a high-speed chase that resulted in the death of an officer has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.Ladell William Harrison pleaded guilty in February…

NYPDs secret weapon in standoffs – a simple…

Associated PressNEW YORK — The New York Police Department has all the latest crime-fighting tools: body cameras, algorithms, even drones.But it is now widely deploying a far simpler technology, a 5½-foot (1½-meter) piece of rope, to…

Suspect held in 4 slayings at ND business

Associated PressMANDAN, N.D. — Police following evidence from surveillance video arrested a 44-year-old man Thursday in the slayings of four people at a property management business, just days after the discovery of their bodies shook a…

Detroit settles with family of girl killed in…

Associated PressDETROIT — The city of Detroit reached an $8.25 million settlement Thursday with the family of a 7-year-old girl accidentally killed by a police officer during a 2010 raid.Detroit Corporation Counsel Lawrence Garcia announced the…