- Police officer shot, killed during call; suspect arrested Updated: Nov-29-15 7:44 am
NEW FLORENCE, Pennsylvania - A 31-year-old man has been arrested in the shooting death of a veteran police officer who was responding to a domestic dispute in western Pennsylvania.
- The Latest: Lynch: Clinic shooting crime against women Updated: Nov-28-15 9:15 pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - The latest on the shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado. (All times local):
- Sheriff's deputies rescue newborn found buried near river Updated: Nov-28-15 8:14 pm
COMPTON, California - Los Angeles County sheriff's officials asked for the public's help Saturday in gaining information about a newborn baby deputies rescued after finding her buried beside a popular Compton bike path.
- Sheriff-elect already on job at Alcorn County jail Updated: Nov-28-15 7:54 pm
TUPELO, Mississippi - Alcorn County Sheriff-elect Ben Caldwell is already working at the regional jail. County supervisors appointed him jail administrator shortly after his Nov. 3 election, though he won't be sworn in as sheriff until January.
- Philly-area transit police chief's amnesty tweet gets result Updated: Nov-28-15 4:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA - The chief of the Philadelphia area's transit police says a thief took him up on his Twitter offer of amnesty and has returned a stolen phone.
- Troopers: 2 killed when car traveling at 100 mph hits tree Updated: Nov-28-15 4:20 pm
MIDWAY, North Carolina - The State Highway Patrol says a man driving a vehicle at 100 mph and not wearing a seatbelt was one of two people killed in a wreck in Midway.
- Elderly man sues Greenwich police for alleged brutality Updated: Nov-28-15 4:18 pm
BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut - A 76-year-old man has filed a lawsuit alleging a Greenwich police officer threw him against his car and kicked him after pulling him over for using his cellphone while driving.
- Cops: Suicidal Pennsylvania man fires at troopers, gives up Updated: Nov-28-15 4:16 pm
JAMES CREEK, Pennsylvania - A central Pennsylvania man was in custody after state police say he fired at troopers and set fire to his trailer before surrendering to officers responding to a report that he was suicidal.
- Chief resigns over slur before new police department opens Updated: Nov-28-15 3:26 pm
FARRELL, Pennsylvania - A Pennsylvania police chief who used a racial slur in a fundraising email unrelated to his police job has stepped down- before his newly minted department even began operating.
- Connecticut State Police dog to receive protective vest Updated: Nov-28-15 12:32 pm
HARTFORD, Connecticut - A Connecticut State Police dog will be getting some extra protection on the job.
- Couple suing Tucson over prostitution ring investigation Updated: Nov-28-15 12:16 pm
TUCSON, Arizona - A couple who live near a massage parlor suspected of being part of a prostitution ring is suing the city of Tucson and police.
- Police shooting, disparities spur talk of special session Updated: Nov-28-15 11:28 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota's lawmakers and community leaders are brainstorming how to aid their state's hurting black community in a possible special session, though some acknowledge the issues may prove too weighty to take on in a one-day legislative blitz.
- Police: Akron officer shoots man who tried to steal cruiser Updated: Nov-28-15 10:14 am
AKRON, Ohio - Authorities say an Akron police officer has shot and wounded a man who jumped into a patrol car and nearly struck an officer.
- Police: 2 men arrested for fatal Bangor shooting Updated: Nov-28-15 1:25 am
BANGOR, Maine - Police have arrested two New York men for the shooting of two people, one fatally, at an apartment house in Bangor.
- Police identify man killed in Vancouver coin shop Updated: Nov-27-15 9:34 pm
VANCOUVER, Washington - Police have released the name of a man killed inside a Vancouver coin shop, and they're asking for help identifying the suspect.
- The Latest: 3 arrested in Chicago Black Friday protests Updated: Nov-27-15 8:41 pm
CHICAGO - The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local):
- Driver arrested after fleeing police, hitting 2 cruisers Updated: Nov-27-15 8:17 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Virginia - Fairfax County Police have arrested a man who led officers on a pursuit and hit two police cruisers.
- Some questions, answers about Minneapolis police shooting Updated: Nov-27-15 4:48 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - The fatal shooting of a black man by a Minneapolis police officer has prompted nearly two weeks of protests and led to calls for answers as state and federal authorities continue to investigate.
- How Black Friday played out around the country Updated: Nov-27-15 4:35 pm
NEW YORK - Black Friday, the unofficial start to the holiday shopping season, isn't always what people expect.
- Sheriff's deputies find man shot to death inside car Updated: Nov-27-15 3:08 pm
BATTLEBORO, North Carolina - Authorities in Edgecombe County say a man has been found shot to death inside a car near his home.
- Authorities say deputies shot, killed man in Stone County Updated: Nov-27-15 3:03 pm
BRANSON, Missouri - Authorities say deputies have killed a man who shot at his wife and pointed a handgun at the deputies.
- New normal: US police respond to harsh reality of extremism Updated: Nov-27-15 2:53 pm
NEW YORK - After the Columbine High School massacre in 1999 and the Mumbai attack in 2008, police departments across the United States adopted a new mindset on how to deal with what they call "active shooter" incidents in which people are trapped in restaurants, theaters or other soft targets.
- Police: Man killed 2 housemates, himself in Michigan's UP Updated: Nov-27-15 2:26 pm
MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP, Michigan - Authorities in Michigan's Upper Peninsula say a man shot and killed two other people in a Marquette Township home before fatally shooting himself.
- Police shoot suspect after central Ky. car chase Updated: Nov-27-15 2:20 pm
LAWRENCEBURG, Kentucky - Authorities say a police officer has shot and wounded a suspect after a car pursuit that ended in a head-on crash in central Kentucky.
- Evansville police say mother shot by son outside store Updated: Nov-27-15 10:22 am
EVANSVILLE, Indiana - Police say a woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries when she was shot by her teenage son in the parking lot of a Target store in Evansville.