Pipe Bomb Scare Raises New Questions About Mail Safety
Biohazard detection, X-rays and other technologies have had some notable successes in recent years, but officials warn that the sheer volume of mail makes it impossible to catch everything ...
Lawyers seek 10 years instead of life for pipe bomb mailer
NEW YORK (AP) — Attorneys for a Florida man who mailed crudely made pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump weeks before the midterm elections say he should spend no more than 10 years and one month in prison. In papers filed Monday, Cesar Sayoc's defenders cited an FBI report released last week saying the devices wouldn't have worked. This Nov. 1, 2017, photo shows a van with windows covered with an assortment of stickers in Florida. (Courtesy of Lesley Abravanel…
Twitter: Pipe Bomb Suspect Who Tweeted Death Threats Did Not Violate Their Rules
It’s pretty much a fact now that obvious death threats do not violate Twitter’s terms of service, meaning that the platform basically endorses this kind of behavior.
Here's What We Know About Pipe Bomb Suspect Cesar Sayoc Jr.
Cesar Sayoc, 56, was arrested by law enforcement officials Friday morning in connection with at least 12 suspicious packages sent to prominent Democrats and critics of President Donald Trump.
Dale County authorities discover pipe bomb for second straight week
Dale County sheriff's deputies appear to have located two pipe bombs in a home following a domestic dispute call Thursday evening.
Sonic doom: how noise pollution kills thousands each year
From heart disease to type 2 diabetes, noise is having dire effects on people’s health. So who is most at risk, what can be done about it – and can you protect yourself?
Grass Valley woman arrested after officers discover pipe bombs in her closet, police say
A Grass Valley woman was arrested Saturday after pipe bombs were found in a home. Officers with the Grass Valley Police Department and crews with the Placer County Sheriff’s Office responded to safely destroy the bombs.
Man, woman arrested after police discover pipe bombs inside 'known drug house'
New details about home on the north side where 12 people were detained and 4 pipe bombs were found. San Antonio Police announced this afternoon 35-year old Christina Marie Hottle and 22-year old David Ferrill Ledbetter were arrested in connection with the investigation. Hottle is facing a charge of possession of a controlled substance while Ledbetter faces a deadly conduct charge. Neighbors who live near the house say they started getting suspicious a few months ago.
Police Say Parents Killed Their Son Before Reporting Him Missing
Authorities discovered the five-year-old's body in a shallow grave just over a week after he was reported missing by his father.
Why do police shoot to kill?
From Ferguson and North Charleston to Tulsa and Charlotte, fatal police shootings seem to be happening with alarming regularity.
Prankster sentenced to 20 years for fake 911 call that led police to kill an innocent man
Tyler Rai Barriss had called police with a false hostage report that led to the shooting death of Andrew Finch in 2017.
More Than 100 Killed And Thousands Injured In Anti-Government Protests In Iraq
Iraqi authorities say at least seven more people were killed in clashes between protesters and police in eastern Baghdad on Sunday, bringing the death toll
Andrew Freund's parents killed him days before they reported him missing, police say
JoAnn Cunningham and Andrew Freund Sr. made their first court appearance Thursday and were ordered to be held on $5 million bonds.
Why So Few Police Officers Who Kill Are Convicted Of A Crime
From Texas Standard: On Saturday, 15-year-old Jordan Edwards went to a party near Balch Springs, Texas. He didn’t make it home that night. Officer Roy
CuriosiD: Why Do Police "Shoot to Kill"?
“Why is it that sometimes police officers use lethal force and other times they don’t? How do they determine when?” asked listener David Ewick of Southfield. Law enforcement agencies are facing public scrutiny over recent police shootings, pushed further into the national spotlight by the “Black Lives Matter” movement. As part of our CuriosiD series, Ewick posed the question about how police are …
Police Discover Cozy Moose Inside Home When Responding to Burglary Call
Guard your windows, there’s a moose on the loose. When a Colorado couple woke up to the sound of glass breaking, they called the police on what they assumed was a burglar.
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At Least 7 Dead In London After What Police Call Terror Attack
WBAL Radio 1090 AM - The violence turned a summery Saturday night in an area full of bars and restaurants into a scene of panic and chaos, with officers running through crowded streets screaming for people to flee and lifeboats drafted to help clear the area.
Newman police officer killed during traffic stop
The Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department is searching for an unidentified Hispanic man who shot and killed a Newman police officer early Wednesday morning.
Police Shoot And Kill Machete-Wielding Man In Hollywood
Police shot and killed a man they say was involved in a carjacking at a Hollywood fast-food restaurant and then charged at a police officer with a machete.