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CMPD: Man accused of killing 88-year-old mother

CMPD: Man accused of killing 88-year-old motherPolice charged a 56-year-old man in the murder of his mother
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
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CMPD investigating E. Charlotte homicide

CMPD investigating E. Charlotte homicideCharlotte-Mecklenburg Police are investigating a homicide in east Charlotte.
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  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
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Clover PD investigating 3 intentionally set fires

Clover PD investigating 3 intentionally set firesAuthorities in York County are investigating three cases of arson in just the last week.
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  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Gastonia

Police on alert after murders of two NYPD officers

Police on alert after murders of two NYPD officersAny officer walking into police headquarters in Gastonia needed only to look at the flags at half staff out front to be reminded of the need to be extra careful.
  • Gastonia
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
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2 arrested for heroin, cocaine in Iredell County

2 arrested for heroin, cocaine in Iredell CountyA tip from a resident led officers to arrest two people accused of trafficking heroin in Iredell County.
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  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
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Former Checkers player cleared in Stallings murder

Former Checkers player cleared in Stallings murderA former Charlotte Checkers player has been cleared in the murder of Russian national.
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  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
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Fla. Police: Man shot officer, ran over him

Fla. Police: Man shot officer, ran over himThe community of Tarpon Springs is mourning the loss of TSPD officer, 45-year-old Charles "Charlie K" Kondek, who was shot and killed on Sunday morning.
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  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
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CMPD: Auto repair shop robbed on S. Tryon

CMPD: Auto repair shop robbed on S. TryonCMPD: Auto repair shop robbed on S. Tryon
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  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
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Ballantyne robbers strike right before Christmas

Ballantyne robbers strike right before ChristmasBallantyne robbers strike right before Christmas
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  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
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Police officer shot, killed in Florida

Police officer shot, killed in FloridaThe Pinellas County Sheriff's Office and the Tarpon Springs Police Department are investigating the shooting of a police officer that took place early Sunday morning.
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  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
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NC SBI: 'We've dismantled a major heroin ring in Triad'

NC SBI: 'We've dismantled a major heroin ring in Triad'Investigators said Friday they've dismantled a major heroin trafficking ring based in the Triad area.
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  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
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Mom gets 2 years for unnecessary medical care

Mom gets 2 years for unnecessary medical careA judge has ordered a mother to spend two years in prison for forcing her children to undergo unnecessary medical care.
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  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
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2 NYC officers dead in ambush-style shooting

2 NYC officers dead in ambush-style shootingTwo New York City police officers have died after being shot ambush-style in their parked patrol car Saturday.
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  • 5 days, 2 hours ago
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Interactive map said to show deaths by law enforcement

Interactive map said to show deaths by law enforcementA national civil rights organization has created an interactive map provided to USA TODAY that it says shows deaths of civilians by law enforcement officers throughout the last 14 years.
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  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
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Ferguson prosecutor: Some witnesses clearly lied

Ferguson prosecutor: Some witnesses clearly liedSome witnesses who testified before the grand jury that investigated the shooting of an unarmed teenager clearly lied under oath, according to St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch.
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  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
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Official: Suspect led officers on 100+mph chase into Charlotte

Official: Suspect led officers on 100+mph chase into CharlotteAuthorities in Union County say a suspect led them on a high-speed chase overnight with speeds in excess of 100 mph.
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  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
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Australian woman arrested in deaths of 8 children

Australian woman arrested in deaths of 8 childrenAn Australian woman was arrested in the killings of eight children, seven of whom are believed to be her own, police said Saturday. The children were found dead inside the woman's home.
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  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
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New footage of Ray Rice and Janay Palmer in elevator

New footage of Ray Rice and Janay Palmer in elevatorABC News obtained 45 minutes of surveillance footage from now-defunct Revel Casino where Ray Rice knocked out his then-fiancee, now-wife Janay Palmer.
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  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
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Chester Sheriff's at-risk youth program highlighted on A&E show

Chester Sheriff's at-risk youth program highlighted on A&E showThis week, Chester County Sheriff Alex Underwood and his team received national exposure for their work in keeping kids off the streets and out of prison.
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  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
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CMPD: 1 dead, 1 injured in drunk driving hit-and-run

CMPD: 1 dead, 1 injured in drunk driving hit-and-runOne person is dead, and another is seriously injured after their moped was struck in a late night hit-and-run, police say.
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  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
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Six sex offenders move in to Charlotte neighborhood

Six sex offenders move in to Charlotte neighborhoodA house in the 4000 block of McAlpine Lane stands out, not because of it's school bus yellow color, but also because of who lives there.
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  • 6 days ago
Crime

Rock Hill man accused in child sex acts at frozen yogurt shop

Rock Hill man accused in child sex acts at frozen yogurt shopInvestigators in Fort Mill have charged a Rock Hill man with multiple child sex charges following an incident at a frozen yogurt shop.
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  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
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Concord PD seeks leads in playground arson

Concord PD seeks leads in playground arsonFire investigators are asking for the public's help in locating the suspect who set a playground ablaze last weekend.
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  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
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Marshals arrested Statesville shooting suspect in Texas

Marshals arrested Statesville shooting suspect in TexasU.S. Marshals arrested a Statesville man in Texas whose wanted for the attempted murder of his wife back in 2012.
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  • 6 days, 3 hours ago
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Boone man accused again of luring young girl into bathroom

Boone man accused again of luring young girl into bathroomBoone police arrested a man for allegedly luring a 5-year-old girl into a Michael's bathroom Saturday morning. The department said it arrested 19-year-old William Francis Grubb for the crime.
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  • 6 days, 4 hours ago
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Michael Phelps receives suspended sentence in drunk driving case

Michael Phelps receives suspended sentence in drunk driving caseOlympic gold medalist Michael Phelps pleaded guilty Friday to driving under the influence of alcohol and received 18 months of supervised probation and a one-year suspended prison sentence.
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  • 6 days, 5 hours ago
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Authorities investigating homicide in Burke County

Authorities investigating homicide in Burke CountyAuthorities investigating homicide in Burke County
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  • 6 days, 10 hours ago