Boulder County Sheriff Joe Pelle on Jan. 2 said volunteers are not permitted to accompany pet rescue efforts in closed areas following wildfires in Colorado.
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A 73-year-old New York grandmother outsmarted scammers who pretended to be her grandson and said he needed $8,000 to be bailed out of jail
"I told him I had the money in the house, and I figured, he's not going to fall for that. Well, he fell for that hook, line, and sinker," the woman said.
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- Kansas City Star
“I do definitely think that this is going to undermine the trust that folks may have in this particular officer,” a police accountability expert said.
Retired Kenosha Police Officer Jeffrey O’Connor, last seen Jan. 16, was found dead Saturday morning, Jan. 22, in the village of Pleasant Prairie.
- Miami Herald
“It had to be divine intervention.”
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- Lansing State Journal
Police confirmed the body recovered from the Red Cedar River Friday was identified as Brendan Santo, who was last seen on MSU's campus Oct. 29.
Two Canadians died of gunshot wounds after an argument turned violent at a resort near Cancun on Mexico's Caribbean coast, authorities said on Friday. Both guests at the upscale resort on the Riviera Maya of Quintana Roo state had criminal records, said Mexican officials, citing information from the Canadian police. Mexican police are searching for another person thought to have fired the shots who had a "long" criminal record in Canada, said the attorney general's office in Quintana Roo, home to a stretch of white-sand beach resorts and lush jungles.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Friends remembered Chad Snow as a benevolent figure who had a knack for working across political, racial and religious lines to effect change.
- The Hill
Police arrested a Georgia pastor and charged him with false imprisonment after officials allegedly found eight people locked inside his basement.The pastor has disputed the charges.The Griffin Police Department said in a news release on Jan. 18 that Curtis Keith Bankston, 55, and his wife, Sophia Simm-Bankston, 56, were running an "unlicensed group home" at the house "under the guise of a church known as One Step of Faith 2nd Chance."An...
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyWhen volunteers at Venue Church in Chattanooga, Tennessee, arrived at their pastor’s house last November, they were hoping to raise his spirits with a surprise visit. Instead they got a shock: Pastor Tavner Smith was alone with a female church employee—she in a towel, he in his boxers.The charismatic 41-year-old hurriedly explained that the two of them had been making chili and hot dogs and gotten food on their clothes, according to one
- Atlanta Black Star
‘It Belongs Where Kyle Wants It’: Kyle Rittenhouse Says He Wants the Rifle Back He Used In Shootings, Promises the Court He Will ‘Properly Destroy It’
Kyle Rittenhouse, the young man who was acquitted after fatally shooting two protesters in Kenosha, Wisconsin in 2020, is now asking a court to give […]
- The El Paso Times
Anyone with any information can call Crime Stoppers of El Paso at 915-566-8477 (TIPS) or leave a tip online at www.crimestoppersofelpaso.org.
- WCVB - Boston
Police say the victim is in grave condition, but noted that there is no threat to the public at this time.
Law enforcement seized 20 firearm, about 5,000 rounds of ammunition and numerous high-capacity magazines from a Ravenna Township home on Friday.
A stowaway survived a flight from Africa to Amsterdam in the wheel section of a cargo plane, officials say
The cargo flight was traveling from Johannesburg, South Africa, and made a stop in Nairobi, Kenya, but it's unclear where and how the man got aboard.
- Business Insider
Michigan superintendent denies rumor that litter boxes were put in bathroom for students who identified as furries
"There is no truth whatsoever to this false statement/accusation!" the superintendent wrote. "There have never been litter boxes within MPS schools."
Evoking "Weekend at Bernie's," the incident occurred after a man was told the pensioner must be present to collect the money, reports said.
- Charlotte Observer
Jake Ross of McDowell County was a purveyor in the disturbing world of “webcam sex tourism,” prosecutors say.
- Fresno Bee
Issue at heart of Boston flag dispute. | Commentary