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St. Louis police commander's comment stirs concerns over sealed internal investigations : News

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stltoday.com - ST. LOUIS • A city police commander’s comment in court that internal affairs records are sealed in all circumstances — even if they could clear someone of a crime — has prompted concerned inquiries...

Man seeks to hide 'murder' tattoo before trial

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abclocal.go.com - April 23, 2014 (GREAT BEND, Kan.) -- A Kansas man charged with first-degree murder is afraid the tattooed mirror-image letters spelling out the word "murder" across his neck might prejudice a jury,...

Speeding motorists concern south-side residents - TheIndyChannel.com

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theindychannel.com - INDIANAPOLIS - Residents of a south-side neighborhood are concerned for the safety of their children because motorists are speeding through their streets. Neighbors said they have called police abo...

Man critical after being shot, crashing car - TheIndyChannel.com

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theindychannel.com - INDIANAPOLIS - Police were investigating after a man was found with a gunshot wound inside a wrecked vehicle on the city’s northwest side Wednesday evening. The wreck happened near West 46th and No...

UPDATE: Missing 15-year-old Lafayette boy found safe and sound

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fox59.com - UPDATE: Robert Cole Faulkner was found safe and sound around 12:30 a.m. Thursday morning. LAFAYETTE, Ind. (April 23, 2014)— The Lafayette Police Department is requesting the public’s help in locati...

City of Indianapolis files lawsuit against 5 apartment complex owners - TheIndyChannel.com

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theindychannel.com - INDIANAPOLIS - Five Indianapolis apartment complex owners are facing lawsuits that allege they're operating buildings seen as a public nuisance and a drain on public safety. The Call 6 Investigator...

Police now investigating three attacks, muggings of elderly women

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fox59.com - INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (April 23, 2014)— A day after FOX59 reported a 76-year-old deaf woman was attacked and mugged in her own east side driveway, more victims are coming forward. Indianapolis police ...

After Preliminary Investigation, EPD Deems Use of Force as 'Reasonable' - Tristatehomepage - Eyewitness News

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tristatehomepage.com - For the second time this month, the Evansville Police Deparment is looking into what led up to an officer-involved shooting. After it's preliminary investigation, investigators believe the officers...

One person airlifted after ATV crash

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wthitv.com - VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) – VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) – An ATV accident in southern Vigo County leaves one person injured. It happened just before 6:00 Wednesday afternoon on South Trueblood Place. O...

Justice system questioned » Local & Bistate » News From Terre Haute, Indiana

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tribstar.com - TERRE HAUTE — David Camm says that when he looks critically at the Indiana State Police today, he sees arrogance, ego and the desire for personal — even monetary — gain. An Indiana State Police tro...

Police respond to crash on northwest side, find driver suffering from gunshot wound

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fox59.com - INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (April 23, 2014)— A man is in critical condition Wednesday night after sustaining an apparent gunshot wound to his leg before crashing his car on the northwest side. Officers wit...

Touching Tribute: Memorial Service Honors Local Homicide Victims - MyStateline.com - Powered by WTVO-TV and WQRF-TV

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mystateline.com - ROCKFORD -- Six people in Rockford alone have died due to violent crime in these first few months of  2014. That's triple the amount compared to this time last year. Wednesday, the community came t...

DOCS: Homicide victim found with 7 gunshot wounds

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wthitv.com - BLOOMFIELD, Ind. (WTHI) – A Linton man accused in the Sunday shooting death of a Greene County man appeared before a judge via video conference late Wednesday morning. Aaron Schaffer, 32 of Linton,...

John Wayne Gacy victims search helps solve unrelated 1978 case of missing man Edward Beaudion, 22; bones found in 2008; Jerry Jackson suspected

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abclocal.go.com - April 23, 2014 (CHICAGO) (WLS) -- Four decades after John Wayne Gacy lured more than 30 young men and boys to his Chicago-area home and strangled them, his case has helped authorities solve another...

Narcotics officers seize more than 200 marijuana plants from Broad Ripple home

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fox59.com - INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (April 23, 2014)—Two people are in custody following a drug bust at a Broad Ripple home Wednesday evening. Narcotics officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department...

No Charges In Fake Twitter Account Case - CIProud

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centralillinoisproud.com - A week after Peoria Police raided a Peoria residence all because of a fake twitter account impersonating Mayor Jim Ardis, authorities have decided not to file any charges. The decision announced We...

Lincoln Officer Kills Armed Man in Bar - CIProud

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centralillinoisproud.com - A Lincoln police officer shot and killed an armed man inside a Lincoln bar late Tuesday night, according to police. According to our news partner WJBC Radio, police were called to the Glass House t...

Former Illinois State University President Pleads Not Guilty - MyStateline.com - Powered by WTVO-TV and WQRF-TV

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mystateline.com - WTVO/WQRF - Former Illinois State University President Timothy Flanagan pleads not guilty to misdemeanor disorderly conduct charges. The charges stem from an altercation between Flanagan and a grou...

Tech Millionare Who Beat Girlfriend 117 Times Ducks Jail Despite Damning Video

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huffingtonpost.com - RadiumOne CEO Gurbaksh Chahal pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic violence and battery charges last week, dodging 45 felony counts for the videotaped 30-minute beating of his girlfriend. Chahal,...

Investigators working to identify man found bound, dead in alley

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fox59.com - INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (April 23, 2014) – Police have not been able to identify a man found dead in an alley on the city’s near northwest side Wednesday morning. Indianapolis Metropolitan police office...

Robberies near IUPUI prompt alert from police

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fox59.com - INDIANAPOLIS (April 23, 2014) – A pair of robberies prompted an alert at IUPUI. The Indiana University Police Department at Indianapolis issued the crime alert Wednesday after two robberies were re...

Grandmother attacked outside east side home

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wishtv.com - INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A 76-year-old Indianapolis mother and grandmother is recovering after she was brutally attacked outside her east side home. JoAnn Green, who is deaf, talked with 24-Hour News ...

SHILOH MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO POSSESSION OF PIPE BOMBS

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disclosurenewsonline.com - U.S. DISTRICT COURT, SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS—Stephen R. Wigginton, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, announced today that Justin A. Vangilder, 21, of Shiloh, Illin...

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