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R.I. Police Officer Buys Groceries for Elderly Woman and Disabled Son amid Coronavirus Pandemic

The 87-year-old woman and her son were stuck at home with nothing to eat

People - Entertainment - 9 hours ago

Yale to Provide 300 Beds, COVID-19 Testing to Police Officers, Firefighters After Criticism

After criticism, Yale University said that it would make 300 beds and expedited testing available to its home city's first responders.

Epoch Times - US News - 13 hours ago

India on Lockdown: E-Commerce Firms Struggle with Police Harassment

It has been more than four days since New Delhi resident Shubha Prasad has been able to dine on his favorite biryani.

Albawaba - Top Stories - 18 hours ago

Coronavirus: US police virus cases stir fear of frontline spread

Three Houston police officers were recently in what their chief called a “tussle with a suspect” who was displaying fever-like symptoms: a hallmark of the novel coronavirus. “We immediately sent them

Independent UK - US News - 19 hours ago

'Illegal' party that violated stay-at-home order broken up by police

The party's organizer was charged, the governor said. "No corona parties. They’re illegal, dangerous, and stupid. We will crash your party. You will pay a big fine."

NBC News - Top Stories - 1 day ago

New Mexico high school wrestler pins down kidnapping suspect, waits for police

A heroic New Mexico high school wrestler reportedly helped bust up an attempted kidnapping Wednesday.

New York Daily News - US News - 1 day ago

Baltimore County police charge man with February homicide

Baltimore County Police have arrested a 25-year-old man and charged him Wednesday with the first-degree murder.

The Baltimore Sun - US News - 2 days ago

World News -- Fighting erupts at Chinese bridge between Hubei, Jiangxi provinces -- Police in China clashed with each other and with people trying to cross a bridge between Hubei and Jiangxi provinces, according to footage uploaded to Chinese social media on Friday.

Police in China clashed with each other and with people trying to cross a bridge between Hubei and Jiangxi provinces, according to footage uploaded to Chinese social media on Friday.

UPI - World - 2 days ago

Aurora mayor, police chief test positive for COVID-19 — but city says both well enough to work from home

Mayor Richard Irvin and Police Chief Kristen Ziman were tested March 21. "While I’ve experienced some serious flu-like symptoms this week, I’m feeling much better and looking forward to making a full recovery," the mayor of Illinois’ second largest city said.

Chicago Sun-Times - Top Stories - 2 days ago

Police and military abuses reported in Africa's pandemic lockdowns

Rubber bullets, tear gas fired to clear the streets in Kenya and South Africa

The Globe and Mail - World - 2 days ago

Police rush to ORMC after caller claimed he was heading there to kill a patient — his mother

A large police presence has been reported at Orlando Regional Medical Center this afternoon.

Orlando Sentinel - Top Stories - 2 days ago

Met Police and London Ambulance Service call on former staff to return

The Metropolitan Police and the London Ambulance Service are calling on former members to help Londoners in the fight against coronavirus. All former Met Police constables and sergeants who retired

Evening Standard - Health - 2 days ago

Baltimore Police officer and two EMS workers test positive for coronavirus

A Baltimore Police officer and two emergency medical service providers have tested for the coronavirus Thursday, Baltimore police spokeswoman Lindsey Eldridge said.

The Baltimore Sun - Health - 3 days ago

Chicago police disperse groups from lakefront, will start ticketing as Mayor Lightfoot scolds residents ignoring stay-at-home order

Mayor Lori Lightfoot threatened to shut down the city’s parks and lakefront if the city’s residents don’t obey Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order.

Chicago Tribune - Top Stories - 4 days ago

Beck orders new virus protections for Chicago Police officers

Fraternal Order of Police President Kevin Graham calls it a start, but nowhere near enough.

Chicago Sun-Times - Politics - 4 days ago

Cops tip over BBQ where more than 20 people gathered amid UK coronavirus lockdown

A group of 20 people standing “shoulder to shoulder” at a backyard gathering amid the coronavirus lockdown in the UK refused to disperse until law enforcement officers tipped over their bbq.

New York Daily News - World - 4 days ago

Inmates Escape From Washington Jail, Sheriff Jokes They're Ignoring Shelter-In-Place Order

Six of the 12 have been recaptured. At least a dozen inmates escaped from a Washington jail Monday night, and the sheriff jokes that the men are ignoring the state’s shelter-in-place order, NBC ...

Inquisitr - US News - 5 days ago

Poland quarantine app asks for selfie proof -- App users will get a random request for a selfie and they have 20 minutes to upload it or else the police will pay them a visit -- Mar 23

App users will get a random request for a selfie and they have 20 minutes to upload it or else the police will pay them a visit

CBS News - Technology - 5 days ago

South Africa deploys police and army to enforce 3-week coronavirus lockdown

South Africa has announced a nationwide lockdown of its 56 million inhabitants for 21 days, enforced by police and the army, in a bid to curtail the spread of coronavirus.

CNBC - World - 5 days ago

Coronavirus Outbreak: Police remove anti-CAA protestors from Shaheen Bagh as Delhi govt imposes lockdown to curb COVID-19 spread

Police cleared the Shaheen Bagh protest site on Tuesday as a lockdown was imposed in Delhi amid the coronavirus outbreak

First Post - Politics - 6 days ago

YouTuber Princezee Licks Subway Pole In Viral Twitter Video, One User Says Police Should Arrest Him

YouTuber Princezee caused quite the commotion online when a video of him licking a subway pole on Wednesday went viral after it was posted to WorldStarHipHop’s Twitter account. Princezee ...

Inquisitr - Weird - 10 days ago

Coronavirus 'emergency'? Oregon police ask people to stop calling 911 because they ran out of toilet paper

A police department in Oregon is urging people that if they’ve run out of toilet paper, it’s not worth calling 911.

Fox News - Top Stories - 14 days ago

Batmobile towed away by police

Even super heroes must abide by the rules of the road - and this home-made version of the Dark Knight's car was not registered or the required cerification.

Sky News - Weird - 1 month ago

In Pictures: Hundreds protest against Tuen Mun's 'dancing aunties' as police deploy pepper spray

Hundreds joined a “reclaim Tuen Mun Park” protest on Sunday afternoon in opposition to female performers they accuse of causing a disturbance. Some of those in attendance had also attended a nearby protest against a designated coronavirus clinic which has been set up in the district. Tuen Mun District Councillor Lemon Wong, who was […]

Hong Kong Free Press - Environment - 1 month ago

Coronavirus: 59 Hong Kong cops in quarantine after one officer becomes infected

Fifty-nine police officers have been quarantined after a 48-year-old male cop became the 69th person in Hong Kong to be infected with the coronavirus on Thursday night. The officer, who lives in Yun Mei House, Yau Mei Court in Yau Tong, belongs to the North Point Division and is part of the Eastern District riot […]

Hong Kong Free Press - Environment - 1 month ago

OKC police union leader challenges cutting funds for officers

FEB 18, 2020 - Oklahoma City's police union president says the optics of cutting funds for five officers "are not good." The Police Department's proposed fiscal 2021 budget would...

Oklahoman - Politics - 1 month ago

Coronavirus: Hong Kong Police defend use of protective gear as report claims Force received more than Health Dept.

The Hong Kong Police Force have defended their requests for protective equipment during the coronavirus outbreak, amid criticism that they had been granted gear than seven other front government departments, including – in some cases – the health department. On Saturday, pro-democracy lawmaker Kw Ka-ki claimed that officers had not participated in tackling the […]

Hong Kong Free Press - Environment - 1 month ago

Utah Man Released Rodents In Hotel Rooms In Bid To Get Free Stays, Police Say

A Utah man could be looking at time behind bars after he allegedly released mice and other rodents in various hotel rooms, then alerted staff, hoping they could compensate him with a free stay. As ...

Inquisitr - Weird - 1 month ago

Coronavirus: Hong Kong police contact two people for violating 'self-quarantine' orders

Hong Kong police have taken statements from two people for violating “self-quarantine” orders after they were put on a wanted list in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. The Department of Health has been issuing “self-quarantine” orders to all people entering Hong Kong from the mainland, where the new SARS-like virus first bre out. They […]

Hong Kong Free Press - Environment - 1 month ago

India Hostage Crisis Ends After Police Shoot Dead Man Who Allegedly Locked 23 Children In His Basement

An angry mob later attacked and killed the hostage taker’s wife An Indian man who invited 23 children in his neighborhood for a fake birthday party and held them hostage for more than 8 hours ...

Inquisitr - World - 1 month ago

Iraqi police arrest ISIS religious official in eastern Mosul

Iraqi security forces on Thursday announced the arrest of a senior religious Islamic State official in eastern Mosul.

Kurdistan 24 - Top Stories - 2 months ago

Starbucks Again Apologizes For Treatment Of Police, This Time After Two Cops In California Refused Service

‘There is simply no excuse for how the two deputies were [treated],’ said a company spokesperson. Starbucks has apologized after two police officers in California were refused service, ...

Inquisitr - Business - 3 months ago

Florida Man Charged With Criminal Mischief After Police Say He Sexually Assaulted Olaf Doll In Target Store

A Florida man is facing charges after police say he sexually assaulted a stuffed Frozen toy inside a Target store. Cody Christopher Meader had been arrested after the October 22 incident in which ...

Inquisitr - Weird - 3 months ago

Florida Woman Faked Medical Condition To Get Better Airplane Seat And Forced Plane To Be Diverted, Police Say

A Florida woman who faked a medical condition in order to get a better seat on an airplane during the busy Thanksgiving weekend ended up causing the plane to be diverted, police say. The unnamed ...

Inquisitr - Weird - 3 months ago

Hong Kong running group must seek police permission if participants exceed 30, warn police

Police have warned the organisers of a running activity that they may bear legal responsibilities should their events exceed 30 people. The police told the organiser of a local running group Longrun.hk, who gave his name as Alan, that he will have to apply for a letter of no objection for public training sessions. They […]

Hong Kong Free Press - Sports - 5 months ago

Dutch Police Discover Family Hiding Away In Hidden Farmhouse Cellar, 'Waiting For The End Of Time'

Five adult siblings and their father were holed up in the farmhouse; police are trying to figure out what became of the mother. Dutch police found a family of several adult siblings and their father ...

Inquisitr - Weird - 5 months ago

Emu Leads California Police On Wild Chase

Near Madera, California, an emu led California Highway Patrol on a chase along Highway 99, and eventually, they managed to catch the flightless bird without any injury to people or the animal. The ...

Inquisitr - Weird - 6 months ago

Hong Kong police ban rally at Cathay Pacific HQ, as airline issues fourth statement in support of authorities

Hong Kong police banned a rally at the headquarters of Cathay Pacific Airways on Wednesday citing a court injunction imposed at the airport to restrict demonstrations. CEO Rupert Hogg resigned from his post two weeks ago amid criticism from China over the air’s response to the city’s anti-extradition law protests. Meanwhile, Rebecca Sy – chair of the flight […]

Hong Kong Free Press - Business - 7 months ago

Police In Missouri Arrest Felony Suspect When Loud Fart Gives Away Their Hiding Spot

Police in Missouri searching for a felony suspect got some very unusual help in finding their hiding spot. As Fox 9 reported, officers from the Liberty Police Department were searching for a person ...

Inquisitr - Weird - 7 months ago