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13 Chicago Officers Injured in Downtown Looting, Mayhem
At least 13 officers with the Chicago Police Department were injured as rioters charged through the so-called "Magnificent Mile" in downtown Chicago—and other parts of the Windy City—early Monday looting stores and throwing objects at officers.
August 10, 2020
Seattle Businesses Hired Private Police for Protection in Lawless CHOP Zone
On Monday morning some protesters and a Fox News reporter got into a shouting match, which was broken up by black-clad, gun-toting men who appeared to be officers. One’s vest read, “Public Safety Officer.” The other read: “Iconic Global Officer.”
July 1, 2020
Man Charged with Murder in Killing of Retired Missouri Officer
A man has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of retired St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department captain David Dorn, who was killed while protecting a friend's pawn shop from looters last week.
June 8, 2020
Some Looters are Organized and Targeting Expensive Vehicles and Luxury Goods
By the time San Leandro officers arrived at the Dodge dealership, dozens of cars were gone and thieves were peeling out of the lot in $100,000 Challenger Hellcat muscle cars. Nearly 75 vehicles were stolen Sunday, including models driven through glass showroom doors to escape.
June 5, 2020
Philadelphia Officer Run Over, Seriously Injured by Looters
Nieves had surgery again on Tuesday to reconstruct 12 broken ribs and a shattered sternum. He also has five fractured vertebrae in his back and neck.
June 3, 2020
Dozens of Officers Injured in Nationwide Riots
The total number of officers nationwide injured in the weeklong rioting remains unclear, and the destruction of property is estimated to be multiple millions of dollars. An untold number of rioters have been arrested for failing to comply with commands to disperse, and numerous otherwise-peaceful protesters have been injured by those who have turned violent during public gatherings.
June 1, 2020
Minneapolis Asks for National Guard Help After Night of Looting, Burning Over Police-Involved Death
Wednesday night's protests began peacefully and escalated into gunfire, looting, and arson, with about 30 buildings reported ablaze, and countless others damaged.
May 28, 2020
Florida Fire Marshals Shoot, Kill Looter Attempting to Steal Police Car
A man suspected of looting in hurricane-ravaged Panama City, FL, was shot and killed after he attempted to steal a police car, according to WEAR-TV News.
October 15, 2018
2 Florida Looters Arrested for Stealing Power Pole
Two men were arrested Wednesday after an officer found a utility pole strapped to the top of a vehicle in Jacksonville, FL, days after Hurricane Irma spawned severe flooding in the city.
September 14, 2017
Miami Police Ramp Up Patrol to Combat Post-Irma Looting
Miami police ramped up patrols in city streets to crack down on looting after Hurricane Irma, working overtime to nab the thieves impeding recovery efforts as residents attempt to return to normalcy after the deadly storm.
September 13, 2017
2 Suspects Arrested After Trying to Loot Orlando Gun Store During Irma
The other suspect was taken into custody after some members of the Orlando SWAT team deployed gas in the store.
September 11, 2017
Florida Police Warn Looters About “Bad Life Choices”
Authorities in Florida warned residents that "going to prison over a pair of sneakers is a fairly bad life choice" following a series of burglary arrests as Hurricane Irma was slamming the state with heavy rains and winds.
September 11, 2017
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