Crime
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California deputies ambushed

by Onize Ohikere
Posted 9/14/20, 07:01 am

Authorities continued to search on Sunday for the suspect who shot and critically injured two Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies as they sat in their patrol car at a Metro rail station in Compton on Saturday evening. The 31-year-old female and 24-year-old male deputies are out of surgery, Sheriff Alex Villanueva announced Sunday afternoon.

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Kenosha shooting suspect claims self-defense

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 8/28/20, 05:14 pm

The 17-year-old charged with fatally shooting two people and wounding another at a protest in Kenosha, Wis., on Tuesday has until Sept. 25 to prepare for his extradition hearing. Police arrested Kyle Rittenhouse on Wednesday in his hometown of Antioch, Ill., about 15 miles from Kenosha. A judge granted Rittenhouse’s request for more time to hire a private attorney before the hearing. In Wisconsin, the court can try him as an adult.

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Anxious strolls

Crime | Finding nontraditional morality in Brooklyn
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 8/27/20, 04:43 pm

It’s good to be needed. So I drove to Brooklyn to help a sleep-deprived couple with a baby. My job included daily walks to Prospect Park.

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