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Marine Fights Back in Carjacking

January 15, 2003
A Marine sergeant based in North Carolina who served in Afghanistan last year shot and killed a would-be carjacker.

Officer Gets Deferred Sentence in Training Death

January 15, 2003
A Providence, Rhode Island, police officer who accidentally shot his supervisor to death can avoid prison if he stays out of trouble for five years and meets conditions set by the court.

U.K. Officer Killed in Raid

January 15, 2003
A policeman was killed and four wounded while raiding a house in connection with the recent recovery of the deadly poison ricin. Three terrorist suspects were arrested as a result of the raid.

Man Gets Jail Time for Lying About Seeing Sniper

January 8, 2003
A Fairfax County judge has ordered a man who lied to police about witnessing one of October's DC-area sniper shootings to spend six months in jail, saying he deserved the maximum punishment because he showed "incredible callousness for the public welfare."

Police Deaths Down

January 8, 2003
Deaths of law enforcement officers saw a downward trend in 2002. This may be due to better training, equipment, and medical care following the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

New Arrest in London Toxin Case

January 8, 2003
London's Metropolitan police arrested a seventh suspect after the discovery of the deadly toxin ricin in a London apartment.

Number of Executions Decreased in 2001

January 8, 2003
Fifteen states and the federal government executed 66 prisoners in 2001, 19 fewer than in 2000, according to the Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Statistics.

33,000 California Sex Offenders Missing

January 8, 2003
California has lost track of more than 33,000 convicted sex offenders, although a law requires all rapists and child molesters to register each year

Maine Sheriff Suggests Regionalized Policing

December 27, 2002
Sheriff Philip Cote of York County, Maine, says now is the time to regionalize the county's municipal police departments and charge rural towns a premium for sheriff's patrol services.

COPS' Project Blue Light a Tribute to Police Killed In the Line of Duty

December 26, 2002
Thousands of houses nationwide are part of Project Blue Light, a memorial promoted by the group Concerns of Police Survivors, or COPS. Participants put a blue light in a window or tie a blue ribbon on a wreath.
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