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Crime scene police tape in front of blue and red police lights at night. Image by Gerd Altmann

Akron Police release footage of deadly shooting

Authorities braced themselves for protests in Akron, Ohio after the deadline for police to release the body camera footage of a fatal shooting closes in. Akron Police released the footage on Sunday and provided details of the shooting during a joint press conference with the mayor.



A back door at Robb Elementary School, where a gunman entered through to get into a classroom in last week's shooting, is seen in the distance in Uvalde, Texas, Monday, May 30, 2022. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

Mother harassed for speaking out against Uvalde Police

A mother who rescued her children from the Robb Elementary School shooting said police are harassing her after she decided to speak out about the incident. Angeli Gomez shared her story earlier this month about how she was handcuffed for trying to run by police to get to her two sons inside the school.


A Vermont man tried to attack Vermont State Police earlier this month when they tried to arrest his son. Vermont State Police

Vermont Police attacked with excavator

The parents of burglary suspect are in custody – after impeding their son’s arrest. Tallman’s parents tried to stop officers from arresting their son as Troopers Skylar Velasquez and Gabe Schrauf arrived at the scene.


Kiki Fox, 34, of Washington, who is 8 months pregnant, poses for a portrait as she joins abortion rights demonstrators, Saturday, May 14, 2022, outside the Supreme Court in Washington, during protests across the country. Fox, who sells technology software, was eight months pregnant at the time she has photographed. She has since given birth to a daughter. "I honestly don't know what's next. It's tough because I'm a D.C. resident, and we don't get as much say in politics as we want. I've been encouraging people who do have representation to call their senators, and I've spent a lot of time donating to abortion funds, and to people who are there to get people to states where abortion is legal," she said. "I'm definitely not going to sit back and say, 'OK, whatever.' "(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

D.C. Police on high alert after abortion ruling

Police in the Nation’s Capital are hoping for the best, but preparing for the worst in the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision regarding abortion. Officers in Washington, D.C. were “fully activated” on Friday,  many of them outfitted in riot gear just in case things got out of hand.


Mugshot of 45-year-old Phillip Shane Bradford, who stole the ambulance in Birmingham on Wednesday after overpowering a sheriff's deputy.

Manhunt underway for escaped Ala. inmate

A massive manhunt is underway in Alabama after a Jefferson County prisoner escapes in a stolen ambulance. Police said 45-year-old Phillip Shane Bradford stole the ambulance in Birmingham on Wednesday after overpowering a sheriff’s deputy.