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Repeat Burglar Caught After Leaving Charging Cell Phone In Home

February 3, 2011
When the owner's son returned on Friday, 25-year-old Cody Wilkins apparently fled the house, leaving behind his phone. Investigators have since charged Wilkins in other burglaries.

Arizona Man Shot After Pointing AK-47 at Deputy

January 16, 2011
After a fight with his wife, Felipe Ramirez Castellanos reportedly fired several rounds from the AK-47 at her while driving away. Deputies who stopped Castellanos as he drove away fired after he pointed the AK-47 at them from inside the vehicle. He was struck in the hip and head.

Wash. Man Wheels Stolen TV Past Police Station

December 28, 2010
King County prosecutors have filed theft charges against a 22-year-old man who wheeled a stolen television past the Auburn (Wash.) PD's station.

Woman Left Six Cats In Closet to Die

December 20, 2010
Faint meows led Palm Bay (Fla.) Police office George Santiago to a barricaded closet where he found a starving, flea-infested cat inside the closet alongside the decomposing remains of five cats.

Indiana Man Yells at Officer Who Interrupted Call

December 16, 2010
Indianapolis (Ind.) Police arrested a 32-year-old man on the city's Southside, after he admonished an officer who pulled him over and asked him to end a phone call.

Officer Struck With Flagpole During Gas Station Brawl

November 4, 2010
As the officer took the report, an SUV pulled up and four men jumped out. The officer instructed the men not to enter the mini-mart, after which they began assaulting a worker who was pumping gas. One of the men struck the officer with a flagpole (American flag attached).

Halloween DUI Wore Breathalyzer Costume

November 3, 2010
A Lincoln (Neb.) PD officer pulled over the Ford F-150 truck driven erratically by Matthew Nieveen, 19. Nieveen's blood alcohol level was more than twice the state's .08 limit.

Pennsylvania Man Calls 911 to Complain About Bad Pot

October 25, 2010
A southwestern Pennsylvania man called 911 to complain about the "nasty weed" he smoked.

Man Who Asked Cop for Ride Busted for Cocaine Possession

October 23, 2010
After leaving a party, the Danville man flagged down a Redwood City PD officer who asked Ongley Raymond Ocon III if he had anything illegal on him.

Bank Robber In NYPD OIS Refused to Drop Knife

October 14, 2010
Using a 10-inch steak knife, John Stolarz walked into the Chase branch near Madison Square Garden shortly after noon on Thursday, and demanded "fifties and hundreds." Stolarz left, when a teller told him the bank didn't have the cash.

Wyoming Man Douses Himself In Paint to Avoid TASER

September 26, 2010
When Cheyenne (Wyo.) Police officers Joshua Thorton and James Womak arrived at the home of Brian Mattert earlier this month on a domestic disturbance call, they found the man covered in white latex paint.

DEA Impersonator Pulls Over NY Detective

September 15, 2010
A Long Island man posing as a federal agent and carrying a replica Drug Enforcement Administration badge was arrested, after he pulled over a Suffolk County police officer.

Teen Accidentally Texts Montana Sheriff for Drugs

September 4, 2010
The 16-year-old sent the sheriff the text message, "Hey Dawg, do you have a $20 I can buy right now?"

Missouri Deputy Apprehends 'Drunk Guys' Breaking Into His Home

August 16, 2010
A Boone County (Mo.) Sheriff's deputy detained two men over the weekend, who broke into his home to attempt a robbery. The deputy was waiting for the men, as they kicked down his door, and took them into custody without firing shots.

Bicycle Thief Sues Victims From Prison

July 30, 2010
A Florida man who was caught by three men stealing a bicycle is suing the men for $500,000 in damages, claiming they roughed him up.

Cop Impersonator Tried to Pull Over Real Undercover Cop, Say Police

July 21, 2010
A man was arrested on suspicion of impersonating a peace officer after he used an air horn and siren in an attempt to stop the vehicle of an undercover cop on his way to provide emergency backup to officers.

Kentucky Police Impersonator Arrested After Calling For 'Backup'

July 6, 2010
When arrested, Justice was wearing a police baton, gold security guard's badge and silver volunteer firefighter badge. Justice also had two dashboard-mounted video cameras, which he used to videotape the incident.

Florida Drug Suspect Tells Police 'Tooth Fairy' Gave Her Money

July 5, 2010
Officers seized $1,300 from Hudson, who told police she received the funds from the "tooth fairy."

Suspect In Chicago Officer's Shooting Has No Problem 'Pullin da Trigger'

May 23, 2010
One of the two men who have been charged in the killing of off-duty Chicago officer Thomas Wortham bragged on his Facebook page about his hobbies of "basketball, dice and robbin," and wrote under his personal description: "I hav no promlem wit pullin da trigger!!!!!"

Nebraska Police Arrest 'Toilet Paper' Bandit

May 10, 2010
The man, who was captured on surveillance footage, had gained the nickname of the "toilet paper bandit" by authorities following the Saturday holdup.
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