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The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
Deandre Connell said he was doing homework when a bolt of lightning struck a tree outside the living room window. The current traveled through the ground, blowing him off the couch. (8/19/2014) More >>
Deandre Connell said he was doing homework when a bolt of lightning struck a tree outside the living room window. The current traveled through the ground, blowing him off the couch. (8/19/2014)
North Baltimore police officer has been reprimanded after he publicly yelled at
a woman for leaving her child in the car.
the complaint the woman filed with the police department, she left her
2-year-old son in a car outside a grocery store while she ran inside to get a
can of beef. The report says she left the air conditioner on and was only in
the store for two minutes. She heard her name being called over the store
she walked outside, the report says an officer started screaming at her. Police
Chief Allen Baer says the woman said she felt scared and belittled because of
the officer's actions.
was held accountable for his actions," Baer said. "He was above the level in
which he should have been."
says incidents like this don't happen often, but he says the officer was given
proper guidance and the chief doesn't foresee anything like this happening