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SW Missouri Sheriff’s Deputy Gunned Down

Reports indicate Cedar County officer Matthew Chism was fatally wounded during an attempted traffic stop.


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Iowa Police Apologize After Officer Tries to Search Vehicle Because ‘Everybody That Plays Frisbee Golf Smokes Weed’

An Iowa police chief has apologized after a video surfaced showing one of the city’s police officers attempting to search a motorist’s vehicle because “everybody that plays Frisbee golf smokes weed.”


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Illinois Police Uncover 100 Kilos of Cocaine in Pick-Up Truck

Illinois State Police narcotics agents received a tip that a truck believed to be carrying drugs was heading toward Chicago



Police Arrest One Involved in AT&T Robbery

The Illinois State Police have taken a woman, who was believed to be involved with the robbery at a AT&T store, into custody.



37 Heroin Capsules Seized in Illinois Traffic Stop

An Illinois State Police routine traffic stop leads to a heroin seizure.



Mo. Report Finds Racial Disparity in Traffic Stops

The report, released by Attorney General Chris Koster, showed that in 2012, black drivers were 62 percent more likely to be pulled over than white drivers in Missouri.


Screen grab of a photograph taken by David Hill showing his light-covered truck and the police officer who issued him a ticket for it. (Credit: Facebook)

Cop Gives Man Nearly $300 Ticket For Driving Truck Covered In Christmas Lights

A man was pulled over by local authorities after they caught a glimpse of his truck – which has been completely covered in colorful Christmas lights to celebrate the holiday season.


Refugio Salazar, 74, of Tulsa Oklahoma was arrested for cannabis trafficking.

77 Pounds of Marijuana Seized in IL

A 74 year old man has been arrested for trafficking 77 pounds of marijuana.



Pipe Bomb Discovered During Traffic Stop in Belleville

A man and a woman are in custody.