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<p>Usaamah Abdulla Rahim (Photo: Screen shot from WHDH)</p>

Terror Suspect Killed in Boston Planned to Behead Officers

June 4, 2015
Boston police and FBI agents had been tracking Rahim around the clock. As the 26-year-old walked outside a Roslindale CVS on Tuesday, officers approached him.

Review Board Finds New Hampshire Sergeant Should Have Refused $2.7 Million Bequest

June 4, 2015
Geraldine Webber was in her 90s and had dementia when she died in December of 2012, according to news reports. Seven months earlier, she had changed her will to leave the sergeant items that included her house, stocks and bonds, and a Cadillac. Webber's final will diminished "previous bequests she had made to medical institutions and the Portsmouth police and fire departments."

Branson Rolling Out Blue Carpet for Men and Women Behind the Badge

June 3, 2015
The City of Branson, Mo., is honoring current and past law enforcement members with a week-long celebration beginning Sat., June 13. Law Enforcement Recognition Week will pay tribute to active and retired law enforcement from across the country.
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Texas Officers Disciplined for Ending Chase with Armored Vehicle PIT Maneuver

June 2, 2015
Officer Dennis Alice was driving a Lenco Bearcat armored vehicle when he performed a "PIT maneuver," or a Precision Immobililzation Technique, to force the driver's vehicle into a spin to end the pursuit.

Los Angeles County Sheriff Expected to Hire Up to 1,300 Deputies

June 2, 2015
By July, the number of sworn employees needed to fill the gap will be about 1,300, according to sheriff's officials, including hundreds of deputies to make the county jails safer in response to an inmate abuse scandal and a rash of jail suicides.

Ferguson Protesters Admit Plot to Bomb Police Station, Kill Officials

June 2, 2015
The pair met in August in Ferguson, during the protests over the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, 18, by then-Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. They started talking about buying guns and organizing protesters to "be like an army" and fight back against police, their plea agreement says.

Video: Mississippi Officer's Dash-Cam Captures Near Miss by Lightning Strike

June 2, 2015
Gautier police Sgt. Mark Rodriguez was driving his cruiser through stormy weather last Tuesday morning when lightning struck just feet in front of him. Dramatic footage from his patrol car's dash-cam shows a flash exploding from the cloudy sky, right in front of the car as it drove across a bridge in Jackson County.

Video: Texas Officer Who Notified Teen of Parents' Death Attends His Graduation

June 2, 2015
Lt. Eric Ellison of the Orange (Texas) Police Department was tasked with telling 18-year-old Kazzie Portie his parents died on May 24 when a pickup truck smashed into their motorcycle.

Boston Officer, FBI Agent Kill Knife-Wielding Terror Suspect

June 2, 2015
The FBI had been tracking the man for several weeks, and authorities are looking into whether he may have been radicalized by ISIS propaganda online.

Video: Oklahoma Troopers Shoot, Kill Man After Floodwater Rescue

June 2, 2015
According to Capt. Paul Timmons, with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Nehemiah Fisher pushed one trooper to the ground and began fighting.
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