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Video: Man Arrested After Stealing Ferrari Twice

September 9, 2014
A 39-year-old man was arrested by Fontana, Calif., police after allegedly stealing a Ferrari twice, authorities announced Monday.

Man Arrested After Stealing Ferrari Twice

September 9, 2014

A 39-year-old man was arrested by Fontana, Calif., police after allegedly stealing a Ferrari twice. The suspect allegedly broke into the impound facility and stole the Ferrari for a second time. Read More Here.

Minnesota Robbery Suspect Locked Keys in Getaway Car

July 15, 2014
A bank robber overcame having locked the keys in his getaway car southwest of Duluth only to be caught after being pulled over for a second time as he drew closer to the Twin Cities, according to authorities.

3 Arrested When Home Invasion Suspect Opens Door for Officer

October 15, 2013
Three home invasion suspects were arrested Monday after one of the men opened the front door and were men by a responding LAPD officer. The men had entered the Pacoima home and demanded cash from a woman, who was in the house with her baby.

Marijuana Grower Killed by Own Booby Trap

September 5, 2013
A 50-year-old town man died Saturday after he apparently became the victim of booby traps he had set to protect marijuana plants on his property.

Wash. Man Shoots Marijuana Arrow at Jail

August 29, 2013
A Bellingham, Wash., man wrapped a baggie of marijuana around an arrow and fired it at the second-floor recreation area of Whatcom County Jail on Tuesday morning, Aug. 27, according to the sheriff's office.

Texas Man Burns Police Horse with Cigarette

July 24, 2013
An officer said he saw a man, later identified as 23-year-old Tyrone Branch Jr., take a lit cigarette and burn the right side of his police horse.

Wanted Suspect Arrested After Facebook Rant To Sheriff

July 15, 2013
A suspect featured on the Pasco County (Fla.) Sheriff's Office Facebook page as a "Fugitive of the Day" was arrested after posting a series of irate comments on the page.

Ga. Foot Pursuit Ends When Man Plummets Into Ravine

June 5, 2013
A suspect died early Wednesday in Macon, Ga., when he ignored an officer's warning not to jump a fence and fell about 60 feet into a ravine. The man fell into the deep ravine following a foot pursuit.

Calif. Suspects Butt-Dial 911 During Robbery

May 20, 2013
Accidentally butt dialing someone is embarrassing or inconsequential to most, but for two Fresno, Calif., men, their cell phone mishap landed them in jail. The call, which went to 911, started like any other call to the police dispatcher, with the operator asking, "What is your emergency?"

Manual Transmission Thwarts L.A. Car Thief

May 6, 2013
LAPD officers took a car thief into custody early Sunday, when the suspect struggled to operate the manual transmission on the stolen vehicle.

Police: Pa. Woman Asked Cop for Heroin

March 26, 2013
A Shamokin, Pa., woman flagged down a city police officer Saturday to ask him for help getting a "fix" of heroin. Patrolman Raymond Siko II told Arlina Alves, 49, that he was a police officer.

Conn. Police Arrest Naked Man with Baby

March 13, 2013
Bridgeport (Conn.) Police officers arrested a naked man who ran through the streets with his girlfriend's baby while high on PCP.

Okla. Police Find Revolver In Woman's Vagina

March 7, 2013
Police in Ada, Okla., arrested 28-year-old Christie Dawn Harris after a search of her car yielded meth, drug paraphernalia, a pistol, and ammunition.

Half-Naked Ark. Woman Tried to Flee DUI Scene On Toy Truck

March 6, 2013
Jamie Jeanette Craft, 29, tried to drive a child's battery-powered truck, after slamming her 2001 Pontiac Grand Am into a mobile home in Jonesboro, Ark.

Police Links: Exploding Oven Bullets

February 28, 2013
February is a short month, but there was no shortage of offenders and weird happenings during this time. For one, a woman was injured by an exploding bullet caused by a Glock magazine being kept in an oven.

Police Links: Letters of Love and Crime

January 31, 2013
Every January, people hope for new beginnings and do their best to turn over a new leaf – if only for a short while. Maybe the thief who returned stolen items 15 years later was inspired by the spirit of New Year's resolutions. Too bad more crooks weren't.

Pregnant Pa. Driver Leads High-Speed Pursuit

January 24, 2013
A pregnant 21-year-old Reading woman was arrested after she led police on a high-speed chase, driving through stop signs, running red lights and nearly crashing into several police cars—all because she had unpaid parking tickets.

Off-Duty Tactics for Street and Home

January 23, 2013

As law enforcement officers we find it hard to think of ourselves as "victims." We tend to think that robberies, burglaries, and home invasions happen to other people, not to us. After all, we're the cops. Unfortunately, crime can affect anyone, even us.

Video: S.C. Police Pursue Cell-Phone Thieves

December 12, 2012
Surfside Beach (S.C.) Police released a dash camera video recorded of a chase in which police said a man and woman were charged in connection with a stolen cellphone.
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