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there were police officers directing traffic around the scene of the accident
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He is expected to face charges of domestic assault and resisting and obstructing a police officer.
Police think Scales is also a suspect in a pursuit that injured a Glendale police officer four nights later.
McGarry said the incident ended after Wilmette officers assisted a Kenilworth police officer trying to stop the car, which had been reported stolen in Monee, near the intersection of Cumnor and Green Bay roads.
Seven men have been charged with attacking Los Angeles police officers who were trying to chase a hit-and-run suspect during a street racing incident in South L.A., prosecutors said Monday.
Earlier this month, a Phoenix City Council subcommittee recommended $149,000 in taxpayer money be used for an independent study into the uptick of shootings involving police officers this year.
Other police forces took note of the target: Following Thursday’s attack, the NYPD deployed armed police officers outside of news organizations throughout New York City, home to many of the nation’s biggest media organizations.
Vernon Madison, the defendant in Madison v. Alabama, is set to be executed for killing a police officer and wounding his ex-girlfriend in a domestic dispute in 1985.
Body camera video obtained by Asheville's Citizen-Times showed a second Asheville police officer warning Rush about repeatedly jaywalking at the beginning of the incident.
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: a person whose job is to enforce laws, investigate crimes, and make arrests : a member of the police
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