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After two Chicago police officers died by suicide in a two-week period, the brother of one of the officers is speaking through his grief in hope of helping others. Patricia Swank, who served as a Chicago police officer for more than six years, died July 2. A second officer, Durand Lee, 42, died Friday. A …

Colonel Assimi Goita, leader of Malian military junta, attends an Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) consultative meeting in Accra, Ghana September 15, 2020. REUTERS/ Francis Kokoroko//File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BAMAKO, May 16 (Reuters) – Mali’s interim government on Monday said “Western-backed” military officers attempted a coup …

BRIDGEPORT — A prominent city official said Mayor Joe Ganim’s administration is open to negotiating cheaper health care benefits for police during ongoing contract talks. The comments, made recently by Nestor Nkwo, the mayor’s budget chief, were a rare glimpse into the behind-the-scenes efforts by City Hall and the police union to reach a new …

In order to help prevent stressful situations from possibly getting out of hand and leading to violence, the Locust Police Department is looking into purchasing a new virtual reality training simulation that would provide officers with opportunities to improve their decision-making and de-escalation skills. During a presentation before the city council Thursday night, Locust Police …

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — A Chowchilla police cruiser is riddled with bullet holes after a tense stand-off between officers and a suspect who broke into a patrol car at the police department. Authorities say it all started just after 12:30 Saturday morning. That’s when an officer discovered the suspect, 41-year-old Angel Garza, inside a parked …

A 34-year-old Auburn man has been arrested in connection with the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.Sean Michael McHugh is accused of pushing a metal sign into Capitol Police officers and spraying them with a yellow chemical spray, according to the Justice Department. He was allegedly caught on officer body camera footage during the …

Nationwide search underscores FRISO’s continued efforts in advocating good gut health in young children SINGAPORE, May 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — FRISO today announced its nationwide search for ‘Chief Poop Officers’ in every household across the island as part of its efforts to advocate good digestive health and nutrient absorption in young children. Launched to coincide …

One person was in police custody following an incident at a home in Mount Pleasant, Westmoreland County, on Monday morning.See the video from Sky 4: Click the video player above.The incident happened a little before 7 a.m. in the area of Pine Street. Police said a man called 911 to report people inside his house, …

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Two officers have been placed on administrative leave after a shooting Thursday night, according to the Chatham County Police Department (CCPD). CCPD says the officers were called to Tara Court off of Ferguson Avenue around 7:30 p.m. for a report of a man pointing a gun at another person. The officers …

One individual was fatally shot and another was injured by two Cañon City Police officers Saturday night. Sgt. Elliott VanDyke said the incident happened just after 10 p.m. in the 3000 block of U.S. 50. No officers were injured during the incident. This case is being investigated by the Colorado Bureau of Investigation, which will …