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Austin Gunman Suspected Of Opening Fire On Police Headquarters, Wearing Possible Explosive Device Vest Killed

Austin police say a gunman suspected of opening fire on several downtown buildings and police headquarters has died after being shot.


Austin Police Caught Joking On Dashcam Video: ‘They Can’t Un-Rape You’

The Austin Police Department issued an apology and launched an internal investigation on Friday after a video emerged of two officers joking about ignoring crimes and laughing that nobody could “un-rape” a nearby woman.


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Wendy’s Employee Assaulted In ‘Smack Cam’ Attack

In an attack somewhat similar to the “Knockout Game,” a Wendy’s employee was assaulted in what is known as “Smack Cam.”


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Police: Brawl Among 17 Strippers Causes Man To Almost Lose His Eye

A strip club patron almost loses his eye during a melee involving 17 strippers.


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Police: Man Tries To Swim Away With 44-Foot Tall Sailboat

It wasn’t a day at the beach for one Austin resident.


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Austin Police Officer Fatally Shoots Dog After Going To Wrong Address

An Austin police officer fatally shoots a dog after showing up at the wrong address for a domestic violence call.


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Cops: Drunk Man Fatally Shoots Austin Police Officer At Walmart

A police officer was shot and killed early Friday at a Walmart in Central Texas, and a suspect is in custody, police said.