Crime in Baltimore is having an impact at City Hall in the form of a new bill that takes aim at businesses. According to the bill's sponsor, Councilman Kristerfer Burnett, D-District 8, the legislation has been in the works for quite some time, but the quintuple shooting last week that left a high school student dead added urgency to getting it passed. Community outreach and crime prevention efforts were well underway in the week that followed the mass shooting at the Edmondson Village Shopping Center. The efforts included Baltimore police officers and cruisers visible in the area through lunchtime on Monday.
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Democrat-run tourist town sees 200% surge in break-ins amid violent crime spike: 'Wildly frustrating'
Asheville, North Carolina, has seen a 200% monthly increase in break-ins amid a violent crime spike that comes as its police department has been hemorrhaging officers.
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"These stray pieces are expected to wash ashore in the North Carolina area," police warned in a news release Saturday afternoon.
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Democratic New York City Mayor Eric Adams slept at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal, where a housing facility for migrants was set up, to show how warm and welcoming the housing is.
"Arrogant", "discreet" - Lucy Williamson visits the apartment block where the brothers first settled.
The Mouse House wants to create a perfect vacation environment, but those smiling "cast members" might not be smiling on the inside.
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Two Missouri children were found inside a supermarket in Florida nearly a year after they were abducted, according to law enforcement officials. Brooke Gilley and Adrian Gilley were found on Wednesday at a Florida Winn-Dixie with their non-custodial mother, Kristi Nicole Gilley, the High Springs Police Department said on Thursday.
A giant wave capsized a boat off the coast of Oregon as a rescue crew attempted to save a stranded mariner on Friday, February 3, authorities said.Video released by the US Coast Guard (USCG) shows a student rescuer in training jumping into choppy surf six miles west of the mouth of the Columbia River, it said.As the rescuer swims towards the boat, a giant wave crashes onto it, capsizing it and sending the boater tumbling into the water.The USCG said multiple units responded to a mayday call from a disabled 35-foot vessel Sandpiper, which was taking on water on Friday morning.The rescue swimmer, a student of the Advanced Helicopter Rescue School, was deployed to the water where twenty-foot waves and extremely high windspeeds were reported, the USCG said.The boater was rescued by the swimmer after the wave hit and both were hoisted to safety. The boater was taken to hospital with minor injuries.Astoria Police Department later said they had arrested the boater, who they named as 35-year-old Jericho Labonte.Police said Labonte had posted a video of himself on Facebook earlier that week placing a dead fish on the front porch of the Goonies’ house. Labonte was wanted for wanted on charges of theft, endangering another person, unauthorized use of a vehicle, and criminal mischief. Credit: US Coast Guard via Storyful
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Police in Bell Gardens, California, have arrested a teen girl suspected of stealing a one-month-old Maltipoo puppy during a violent robbery in broad daylight last week.
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She was described as a female Charles Manson and sentenced to 110 years in prison. But the man who prosecuted her no longer believes she's guilty.
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Columnist Versa Clark discusses the difference between these two methods.
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Police arrest two 18-year-olds who reportedly threatened workers with fully automatic handgun over membership
Seattle police seized a modified handgun from two suspects who allegedly threatened to kill a worker at a business over being asked to leave for not having memberships.
Cupid’s Undie Run is returning to Orlando for another year of raising money for a rare disorder that affects 1 in every 3,000 births.
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The teen was originally reported missing days after Christmas.
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The FTX saga enters a weird(er) phase, and jilted influencers decry a Rally rugpull.
ISTANBUL (Reuters) -Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said Western missions would "pay" for issuing security warnings and temporarily closing consulates in Turkey last week, while police said there was no serious threat to foreigners after detaining 15 Islamic State suspects on Sunday. Ankara summoned the ambassadors of nine countries on Thursday to criticise their decisions to temporarily shut diplomatic missions and issue security alerts. Turkish officials said the following day that Western nations, including the United States and Germany, had not shared information to back up their claims of a security threat.
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A cat named Jerry was surrendered to the Humane Society of Broward County in December for being "too affectionate," according to representatives.
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Police said the incident began as a traffic stop.
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Holderman House now serves as Sandusky County Historical Society museum
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For 14 months, officers from the high-profile Scorpion unit of the Memphis Police Department in Tennessee patrolled city streets with an air of menace, zooming up on targets, jumping out of their Dodge Chargers at a dead run, shouting at people to get out of their vehicles, lie down on the ground. They did it to Damecio Wilbourn, 28, and his brother as they pulled up to an apartment building last February. They surrounded Davitus Collier, 32, as he went to buy beer for his father in May. And las