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Federal Judge: Racial Profiling OK In Stings

August 2, 2013
The chief judge of U.S. District Court in Chicago has questioned whether the federal government in a drug case racially profiled African-Americans and Latinos—raising a sensitive issue that for years has arisen in various forms nationwide.

Police Clear College Student Arrested with Water

July 2, 2013
A University of Virginia college student has been cleared after fleeing from state alcohol-control agents who mistook her purchase of bottled water for a 12-pack of beer.

Maine Man Sexually Assaults Undercover Officer

May 6, 2013
Allen Hahn, 64, approached the officer at 1 p.m. Thursday and after a brief conversation grabbed the officer's genitals through his clothing and asked, "Are we doing this?"

Okla. Drug Suspect Shot, Killed at Gas Station

March 4, 2013
An undercover Oklahoma City Police officer shot and killed a suspect who struck him with a vehicle during a drug bust Friday at a gas station. The officer suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene.

Ore. Car Bomber Convicted

February 1, 2013
A federal jury today convicted Mohamed Osman Mohamud for attempting to detonate a car bomb at Portland's annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony in 2010.

Federal Signal Introduces SpectraLux ILS Lighting

January 29, 2013
Federal Signal has introduced the SpectraLux ILS vehicle lighting that's ideal for the most popular undercover and highway vehicle applications, according to the company.

N.Y. Man Killed Attempting To Rob Undercover Cops

December 10, 2012
A career criminal was fatally shot when he attempted to rob a drug dealer and two undercover New York City police officers with an air pistol that closely resembled a handgun.

U.S. Marshal Accused of Blowing Fed Agent's Cover

December 4, 2012
A deputy U.S. Marshal has been arrested for allegedly disclosing the identity of an undercover agent who had infiltrated a Texas drug trafficking organization.

4 Calif. Men Arrested In Terror Plot

November 20, 2012
The FBI has arrested four Southern California men who planned to join a "violent jihad" and attack U.S. military bases in Afghanistan.

Feds: Man Planned Attack on N.Y. Federal Reserve

October 17, 2012
Federal prosecutors on Wednesday accused a 21-year-old Bangladeshi man of conspiring to blow up the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, saying that he tried to detonate what he believed was a 1,000-pound bomb in a van he parked outside the building in Lower Manhattan.

Texas Woman Who Outed UC Officer Charged with Retaliation

October 16, 2012
A North Texas woman has been charged with retaliation after being accused of posting an undercover police officer's photo on Facebook and identifying him by his job.

Family Files Claim for Border Agent Shooting On Car Hood

October 16, 2012
The family of a woman who was fatally shot by a Border Patrol agent after she struck him with her car filed a claim to sue the agency for wrongful death.

How To Stay Safe During a John Sting

July 2, 2012
The male and female officers who take on the undercover assignment as a prostitute often struggle with how far to carry the "walk and talk" to make a good case. The balance is no different in vice operations than when making a good drug arrest. The undercover (UC) officer must blend into the crowd, as well as lead the conversation in a safe and lawful way.

Fla. Deputy Solicits Fellow Cop In John Sting

June 18, 2012
A Broward County (Fla.) Sheriff's deputy allegedly propositioned a fellow deputy working undercover during a prostitution sting to catch johns.

Shots Fired: Oakland, California 08/27/2010

June 13, 2012

After serving several DEA warrants in Oakland, Fremont, Calif., police officer Todd Young and his partner headed into East Oakland in hopes of locating a wanted Union City gang member whose ex-girlfriend had said that he'd been hanging out in the area. The officers were met with gunfire, when they located their suspect.

Sheriff: Fla. Man Lunged at Deputy Before Fatal OIS

May 21, 2012
A 24-year-old Florida man tried to choke the plainclothes Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputy who fatally shot him, Sheriff Ric Bradshaw told the media at a press conference.

Anarchists Planned Bombing of Cleveland-Area Bridge, 2 LE Centers

May 1, 2012
FBI agents arrested five members of an anarchist group Monday who are charged with planning to bomb an Ohio bridge and identifying other targets including a justice center, fusion center, second bridge, Federal Reserve Bank, and Ku Klux Klan location.

How to Plan a 'John' Sting

April 18, 2012
Attacking prostitution in a certain neighborhood or industrial strip usually involves undercover (UC) officers attempting to solicit street-walkers and placing them in steel bracelets. However, a "john" sting can be another effective way to combat the problem.

Ohio Officer Shot Outside Bar

April 16, 2012
A man with a gun outside a bar in Dayton, Ohio, touched off a brief foot chase that ended early Saturday morning with the shooting of the 21-year-old suspect and a Dayton undercover detective.

'21 Jump Street'-style Cop Returns To Patrol

March 28, 2012
Exeter (Calif.) Police Officer Alex Salinas went undercover at Exeter Union High School, which led to 13 arrests in the bucolic town.
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