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Ga. Authorities Reject Troy Davis' Polygraph Request

September 21, 2011
Troy Davis' offer to take a polygraph test to stave off his execution today by lethal injection has been rejected by Georgia authorities who plan to carry out the sentence.

Drunk Oregon Man Asks for Casino Chips at Station

September 20, 2011
An intoxicated Oregon man hoping to score casino chips instead got a ride to a detox cell, after he asked officers at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the chips.
<p>Screenshot: WAFB.</p>

Video: La. Woman Pulled from Ditch by Hair Sues Cops

September 20, 2011
A Louisiana woman pulled from a ditch by a Baton Rouge Police officer at an accident scene has filed suit against the officers, including Sgt. Robert Schilling, who was captured on video dragging her by the hair.

Fla. Deputy Used Rubber Penis To Bust Prostitute

September 20, 2011
A Manatee County (Fla.) Sheriff's deputy used a flaccid, rubber penis to bust a prostitute who entered his vehicle and had asked him to expose himself.

Family of Shot Wyo. Suspect: 'They Were Meaning To Kill Him'

September 20, 2011
Cheyenne (Wyo.) Police officers fatally shot 21-year-old Matthew Carbajal, after a short pursuit. Officers had attempted to pull over Carbajal for erratic driving.
<p>Supporters of convicted cop killer Troy Davis try for one last appeal before his scheduled execution on Wednesday. Photo: <span class=&quot;username&quot;><a href=&quot;http://www.flickr.com/photos/triciawang/&quot;>Tricia Wang 王圣捷</a></span><strong id=&quot;yui_3_4_0_3_1316560760484_976&quot; class=&quot;username&quot;>.</strong></p>

Parole Board Denies Clemency for Ga. Cop Killer

September 20, 2011
On Tuesday, Georgia's Board of Pardons and Paroles denied clemency for Troy Davis, convicted of shooting an officer in the chest and face. The move paves the way for his death by lethal injection on Wednesday.

FBI Says Violent Crime Dropped 6 Percent in 2010

September 19, 2011
The FBI reports that violent crime dropped 6 percent in 2010, marking the fourth straight year of declines. And property crime also was down for the eighth straight year, falling 2.7 percent, according to the Associated Press.

San Diego Government Pension Initiative Faces Petition Hurdle

September 19, 2011
There has likely never been a more aggressive and contested petition drive in San Diego history than the one under way to put an initiative before voters that would end guaranteed pensions for most new city hires and give them 401(k)s instead.

Ga. Parole Board to Determine Fate of Convicted Cop Killer

September 19, 2011
Georgia's Board of Pardons and Paroles is now meeting to determine whether to grant clemency to Troy Anthony Davis or allow his execution set for Wednesday to go forward as planned. Davis sits on death row for the 1989 murder of an off-duty Savannah police officer, Mark Allen MacPhail.
<p>Photo:<strong id=&quot;yui_3_4_0_3_1316466861933_1028&quot;><a href=&quot;http://www.flickr.com/photos/ickypic/&quot;>Icky Pic</a>.</strong></p>

4 NYPD Cops Punished for Tossing Ball with Young Boy

September 19, 2011
"I don't think throwing a football to a 7-year-old boy is misconduct," said Officer Catherine Guzman, a 17-year veteran of the force. "It was the Fourth of July, it was 96 degrees out, and we were interacting with the community. Everybody was happy," she added.
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