‘Multiple’ victims in active shooter situation at Chicago hospital

Four critically injured, including a police officer,after shooting breaks out at Chicago hospital Officers were searching Mercy Hospital in the city’s South Side on Monday Authorities said the Chicago police officer is currently in critical condition  They said at least one ‘possible offender’ has been shot after gunfire broke out  Witnesses said the gunman targeted a woman in scrubs, shot […]

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‘Rabid’ raccoons turn out to be drunk on fermented crabapples

Police in West Virginia have apprehended masked bandits who were drunkenly acting up in town — but they weren’t humans. Neighbors had reported two raccoons that they thought were rabid to police, but it turned out they were just drunk on fermented crabapples, the Milton Police Department wrote on its Facebook page. Police captured the raccoons on Nov. 11. and […]

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Police will use drones to follow you home and take pictures as the tech deployed to tackle anti-social behaviour

New drone units have been deployed that arm officers with eye-in-the-sky technology in a bid to tackle vandals and yobs in the street. The airborne devices will be used to photograph offenders and can even track their movements from hundreds of metres away. The aerial initiative is currently being trialled by Greater Manchester Police, who are confident the drones will […]

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Wisconsin police baffled by Jayme Closs disappearance one month after parents' murder

Search near Closs house turns up empty in Wisconsin Hundreds of tips but no suspects in the search for 13-year-old Jayme Closs; Matt Finn reports from outside the Closs house in Barron, Wisconsin. It began with a cryptic 911 call from Denise Closs's cell phone. No one spoke directly to the police dispatcher, who heard distant voices and loud commotion before […]

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Pensioner’s slashed body seen hanging from tower block with bullet wound in chin

A pensioner’s body was seen hanging from a 31 storey apartment block in front of horrified tourists. Max Holden, 69, from Oslo, Norway, plunged from the top of the tower block in Pattaya, Thailand, at around 9am this morning. Initial examinations showed dozens of slash wounds and a bullet wound below the chin which had penetrated the top of his […]

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Police are probing a man's claim that he was threatened with a knife after a Labour fundraiser

An investigation has begun into an assault allegation after an event attended by shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer. The victim went to hospital for treatment and later told police he had been attacked by three people last Sunday. Party members had turned up at an Indian restaurant at a £25-a-head lunch to raise money for the party at the Namaaste […]

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Homicide unit investigating after ‘serious incident’ on Sherburn Street

Winnipeg police said the homicide unit is investigating after a “serious incident” on Sherburn Street. Const. Rob Carver said police arrived at 12:20 a.m., to the 1000 block of Sherburn and units remain on scene. Carver said they are expected to be there for the rest of the morning. Police tape can be seen in front of a house and […]

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