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San Antonio man impersonating officer attempts to sexually assault woman www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 04, 2013
  San Antonio TX May 4 2013 When San Antonio police officers arrested Branden McGarity, 30, on Wednesday for active warrants, they didn’t yet realize He was linked to an attempted sexual assault that occured March 24, a police spokeswoman said...

Maryland State Department of Corrections Officer Arrested After Pulling Gun in Sex Incident www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 04, 2013
†Baltimore County MD May 4 2013 An employee of the Maryland State Department of Corrections was arrested Monday, accused of pulling a gun on a man after a sexual encounter. Sgt. William Hawkins, a 26-year-old eight-year veteran and canine officer with the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services has been placed on leave without [...

Promoter of Cincinnati Grand Prix Sentenced to 27 Months in Prison www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 04, 2013
  U.S. Attorney?s Office Press Release CINCINNATI OH May 4 2013?Curtis Boggs, 54, formerly of Harrison, Ohio, was sentenced in U.S. District Court to 27 months in prison, ordered to pay $352,745.21 in restitution, and forfeit any assets that he received as proceeds of the crimes he committed as part of a fraudulent scheme he [...

Daytona Beach police officer rejects cancer prognosis, walks as survivor in benefit www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 04, 2013
NEW SMYRNA BEACH FLA May 4 2013 Richard Conn Dayton Beach News Journal ? Despite being told in 2007 that he had 90 days to live, Christopher Roos wasn’t jarred. He didn’t buckle. In fact, the grim news didn’t even register. It wasn’t because the New Smyrna Beach police sergeant didn’t realize the gravity of [...

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Two Defendants Charged in Theft from Seminole Tribe www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 04, 2013
U.S. Attorney?s Office PRESS RELEASE Florida May 4 2013 Wifredo A. Ferrer, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, and Michael B. Steinbach, Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Miami Field Office, announced the return of a 10-count indictment charging defendants Frank Excel Marley III, 39, of Miramar and Maria [...

Florida teacher quits over dangerous students www.priateofficer.com

Posted on May 04, 2013
  TAMPA, Fla. May 4 2013 – A Hillsborough County school teacher is ready to give up her chosen profession partly because of the growing trend of teacher assaults. “I told my husband, I said ‘I’m thinking of a new career,’” said Carolyn Lewis, who plans to make this semester her last because some students [...

Nigeria certifies private security companies to protect airports www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 04, 2013
  Nigeria May 4 2013 The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority NCAA), has certified seven private security companies to provide aviation security services at the nation?s airports to support the services of Aviation Security (AVSEC) of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)...

Virginia Beach woman suspected of homicide dies of self-inflicted gunshot www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 04, 2013
  VIRGINIA BEACH VA May 4 2013 A woman who police say was suspected of a homicide has died at a hospital from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. On April 26, police arrived in the 5700 block of Bayside Road to investigate a possible shooting. They found Andrew Bonelli, 50, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, the [...

Fort Worth security guard left gun in school bathroom www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 04, 2013
  FORT WORTH TX May 4 2013? ††††† A Fort Worth police officer assigned to McLean Middle School found a handgun in a teachers? restroom on Friday that belonged to a security guard who was picking up cafeteria money, a district spokesman said.? The school went into lockdown mode until the administration, the principal and [...

22 more people arrested in PA. organized retail crime ring, total now 133 www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 04, 2013
West York Borough PA May 4 2013 The West York Borough Police have been charged twenty-two people for their involvement in a major organized retail crime ring. James Giuffrida of West York, the leader of the organized crime ring, was previously arrested...

Line of Duty Death Patrolman William J. ?Jerry? McCarthy, IV

Posted on May 04, 2013
Patrolman William J. “Jerry” McCarthy, IV Shenango Township Police Department, Pennsylvania End of Watch: Thursday, May 2, 2013 Bio & Incident Details Age: 60 Tour: 1 year Badge # Not available Cause: Vehicle pursuit Incident Date: 5/2/2013 Weapon: Automobile Suspect: In custody Patrolman Jerry McCarthy was struck and killed while responding to the area of [...

Former Culpeper VA police officer sentenced to prison in death conviction www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
Culpeper VA May 3 2013 A judge sentenced a former Culpeper police officer convicted in a February 2012 fatal shooting to 36 months Thursday. The judge rejected a request for the jury’s verdict to be overturned and went straight to sentencing, according to News4 Northern Virginia Bureau reporter David Culver...

N.J. Trooper?s Killer Named Most Wanted Terrorist www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
NEWARK, N.J. May 3 2013 (AP) — The reward for the capture and return of a fugitive member of a black militant group convicted of murdering a New Jersey state trooper was doubled to $2 million Thursday on the 40th anniversary of the bloody gun battle...

Houston PD?s Traffic Enforcement Unit www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
      Photo courtesy of Larry Baimbridge. Houston TX May 3 2013 An unlikely sponsor has helped the Houston Police Department’s Traffic Enforcement Division replace aging patrol cars with V-8 Chevrolet Camaros and Dodge Chargers to catch aggressive drivers and drunk drivers...

Union City Elementary Teacher Arrested on Child Molestation Charges www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
  Union City CA May 3 2013 Police have arrested a an elementary school teacher in connection with inappropriately touching third grade girls. Cmdr. Ben Horner said Michael William Howey, 47, a teacher at Alvarado Elementary School was arrested Wednesday at his home in Alameda on charges of lewd and lascivious acts and child molestation...

Armed officers staffing $6M non-working State House security system

Posted on May 03, 2013
  Columbia SC May 3 2013 There are signs of life at the $6 million taxpayer-funded security project around the State House grounds. Officers are now staffing the once-empty guard shacks and entrances of the huge underground parking garage at the complex...

Security officer nabs Botsford Safety Award www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
  Farmington Hills MI May 3 2013 Botsford Hospital has named Security Officer Frank Lapasinskas as a recipient of its Safety Award. Hospital security officers perform preventive functions everyday throughout the year. They help prevent fires, accidents, disorder, and theft, for example...

Firefighter forms beautiful friendship ? with a 90 year old www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
DECATUR, Ga. May 3 2013 — You may remember the line from the movie Casablanca: “This could be the beginning of a beautiful friendship.” This story is a reminder of just how beautiful friendships can be. First, meet Tad Landau; he has been a firefighter for ten years for DeKalb County Fire Station #1...

Carbon Motors Shuts Down www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
Connersville IN May 3 2013 The small town of Connersville, Ind., has closed the books on the Carbon Motors Corporation, an Indiana start-up that had moved to town in 2009 to manufacture and sell police vehicles, but was turned down last year for an Energy Department loan...

Former State Probation Officer Guilty of Extortion in Operation Delta Blues www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
  U.S. Attorney?s Office Press Release LITTLE ROCK ARK May 3 2013 ?Christopher R. Thyer, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas, along with Randall C. Coleman, Special Agent in Charge of the Little Rock Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), announced today that former Arkansas Department of Community Corrections [...

Credit Union Manager Charged with Embezzling More Than $100,000 www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
  PITTSBURGH PA May 3 2013?A Lawrence County woman has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on a charge of embezzlement from a credit union, United States Attorney David J. Hickton announced today. The one-count indictment, returned on April 30, named Victoria Rozanski, 59, of 807 Jefferson Ave...

Injured worker in Mobile River barge blast files lawsuit against four companies www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
  MOBILE, Alabama May 3 2013 ? One of the injured workers from last week?s barge explosion on the Mobile River has filed a lawsuit against the companies involved in cleaning the vessels and operating a nearby tugboat. The lawsuit, filed Tuesday in Mobile County Circuit Court, seeks unspecified damages and contends that the companies [...

NM teacher arrested for sex with student www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
  POJOAQUE, N.M. May 3 2013 – A New Mexico high school teacher is facing felony charges accused of having sex with a student in her classroom during school hours. Jennifer Vigil, 31, was arrested Tuesday on two counts of rape. Santa Fe County sheriff?s detectives said the Pojoaque School District called them after rumors [...

Houston airport gunman left suicide note saying he had ?monster within? www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
HOUSTON TX May 3 2013 ? A gunman walked into Bush Intercontinental Airport with an AR-15 and a handgun Thursday and fired at least two shots before killing himself. It happened in the ticket area inside Terminal B around 1:35 p.m. The suspect has been identified as 29-year-old Carnell Moore of Beaumont...

3 officers shoot, kill man in ?suicide by cop? www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
  JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – May 3 2013 Three officers shot and killed a 41-year-old man after police said he stabbed his stepfather, then later charged an officer while holding a pellet gun following a nearly two-hour standoff Tuesday evening, Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Chief Tom Hackney said at a news conference Wednesday...

Two Wesleyan Public Safety Officers Fired for Alleged Voyeriusm www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
  MIDDLETOWN, CT May 3 2013 – Two public safety officers for Wesleyan University were terminated and are being investigated by police after allegedly after school officials said they were viewing and possibly video recording a female student in her residence...

Former Texas State Parole Officer Sentenced for Taking Bribes from Assigned Parolee www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
  WASHINGTON May 3 2013 ?A former Texas state parole officer was sentenced to 20 months in prison today for taking bribes from one of her assigned parolees in exchange for not reporting his parole violations, announced Acting Assistant Attorney General Mythili Raman of the Department of Justice?s Criminal Division...

Family sues Army for $124 million in Clarksville Speedway carbon monoxide deaths www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
  Clarksville TN May 3 2013 The family of one of five people who died in 2011 of carbon monoxide poisoning in a trailer at the Clarksville Speedway has filed a federal lawsuit against the U.S. Army, saying it failed to put batteries in the trailer’s carbon monoxide detector...

Patrick Henry Community College police force OK?d www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
  MARTINSVILLE, Va. May 3 2013 (AP) – Patrick Henry Community College has won approval to establish a campus police department. The college received an affidavit certified by Henry County Circuit Court on Tuesday authorizing a campus police department...

U.S. paying for Canadian police emergency radios www.privateofficer.com

Posted on May 03, 2013
    Canada May 3 2013 The Department of Homeland Security is paying up to $7,000 each for 30 multi-band radios to be used by Canadian first responders in border cities that share U.S. waterways. The Americans are paying as much as $14,000 US for two new, state-of-the-art radios to be used by the Windsor [...

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