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Rogers State Shooter Was Former Police Officer

The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says a gunman who shot and killed himself at Rogers State University in Claremore was a former Tulsa police officer.


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Teacher Suspended Over Ferguson Tweets

A Dallas-area school district has suspended a teacher over what administrators call “reprehensible” and racially charged tweets about the killing of a black Missouri 18-year-old by a white police officer.


Authorities are searching for a man and his 11-month-old son after the child’s mother was found dead in a refrigerator in a Houston apartment. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Officer Suspended After Demanding To Smell Socks, Underwear Of Woman He Pulled Over

A Houston-area school district has suspended a police officer who prosecutors say demanded to smell the socks and underwear of a woman he pulled over.


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Man Gets Death For Houston-Area Officer’s Death

A jury has returned a death sentence for a man convicted of capital murder in the deaths of a Houston-area police officer and an auto body shop owner.


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Firefighter Proposes To Police Officer Girlfriend After Staging Fake Fire

Jesse Gonzalez, a Houston firefighter, came up with one wild way to propose to his police officer girlfriend, according to KLTV.


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1 Officer Dead, 2 Missing In Northern Mexico

Authorities in Mexico’s northern state of Nuevo Leon say gunmen killed a police officer and apparently kidnapped two others who were on their way to investigate the slaying.


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Fired Texas Officer Gets 15 years for Dealing Child Porn

A former South Texas police officer has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for dealing in child pornography.


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Off-Duty Houston Officer Fatally Shoots Suspect

Authorities say the officer was working for private security when he confronted a man who was acting suspiciously.


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Jury Deliberates For Second Day In Katrina Shooting

A federal jury has resumed deliberating in the retrial of a former New Orleans police officer charged with fatally shooting a man without justification in Hurricane Katrina’s aftermath.


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Suburban Houston Officer Wounded At Traffic Stop

A suburban Houston police officer is hospitalized in stable condition after she was shot by a passenger in a vehicle.




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