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<p>Donnie Cochenour was arrested and charged with the murder. (Photo: Chillicothe PD)</p>

Body of Murdered Woman Hanging from Fence Mistaken for Halloween Decoration

October 16, 2015
An Ohio woman whose body was found hanging from a fence in what witnesses thought was a grisly Halloween prank was identified Wednesday and her alleged killer arrested, according to local media reports.

Hardees Exec Apologizes to Minnesota Officer Who was Refused Service

October 16, 2015
Jackie Minks, an officer with the Milaca Police Department, was allegedly denied service Tuesday at the restaurant. Minks posted on Facebook that "a cook ... refused to make food for me today because she doesn't like cops."

Phalanx Defense Systems Develops "Iron Man" Armor

October 16, 2015
"The Rhino is an articulated armor survivability system that provides the wearer reduced trauma associated to impacts from various handgun, shotgun, and rifle threats." Phalanx CEO James Coats says. "Being articulated and also incorporating Phalanx’s ultra-lightweight ballistic technology, the armor is able to be positioned to provide protection over more critical areas of the body."
<p>Louis Roy (Photo: Chicago PD)</p>

Chicago Police Find $200K Worth of Drugs at Traffic Stop

October 16, 2015
Chicago police found more than $200,000 worth of heroin, cocaine, and marijuana after a traffic stop in the South Loop, police said.

2 San Francisco Officers Injured, Suspect Killed in Gun Grab Incident

October 16, 2015
A San Francisco police sergeant shot and killed a male suspect who allegedly tried to grab a gun from another sergeant in the mid-Market area early Thursday afternoon, Police Chief Greg Suhr has confirmed.
<p>Joseph Palma, 56, was charged with the nearly 20-year-old abduction and murder of an 8-year-old girl. (Photo: Midwest City PD)</p>

Oklahoma Police Arrest Man for 1997 Abduction and Murder of Little Girl

October 15, 2015
Earlier this year, investigators went back to examine blood found on the windowsill of the girl's room and on her underwear, neither of which had been tested previously. Detectives then went back to collect DNA samples from all involved in the case, the affidavit said.

Audit Finds LAPD Under Reported 2014 Aggravated Assaults by More Than 20%

October 15, 2015
The new review examined one crime category: aggravated assault. Based on sampling done by auditors, officials estimate that there were actually 23% more aggravated assaults in 2014 than the LAPD originally reported.
<p>A little boy at a University of West Virginia football game surprised a group of state troopers by asking for their autographs. (Photo: Facebook)</p>

Boy Asks West Virginia Troopers Working College Football Game for Their Autographs

October 15, 2015
While dozens of other children were busy clamoring for the autographs of twenty-year-old student-athletes at Mountaineer Field on the campus of West Virginia University, one little boy named Braedon did something extraordinary — he took his blue and yellow West Virginia football to a group of West Virginia State Troopers tasked with ensuring crowd control and asked for their autographs.

Former Louisiana Police Chief Given 1-Year Sentence for Tasing Prisoners

October 15, 2015
Dupuis, 57, of Mamou, pleaded guilty to one count of violation of an individual’s civil rights on April 13 and was sentenced Wednesday by U.S. District Court.
<p>Officer Christopher Kevin James was murdered in 2001 while working an off-duty job in uniform at a local club. (Photo: Dallas PD)</p>

Texas Man Executed for 2001 Murder of Dallas Officer

October 15, 2015
James and three other uniformed officers were working off-duty at a local club when a brawl involving Escamilla and other men started. Escamilla pulled out a gun and opened fire on the officers as they tried to break up the fight.
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