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L.A. County sheriff’s deputy is charged with selling drugs and offering to hire other cops to protect dealers – LA Times

Deputy Kenneth Collins and three other men were arrested by FBI agents Tuesday morning in a sting operation when they arrived to what they thought was a drug deal, according to records unsealed after the arrest. FOLLOW THE LINK FOR THE FULL REPORT – JR http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-sheriff-deputy-drug-conspiracy-20180116-story.html Advertisements

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About a dozen people arrested for feeding the homeless in El Cajon park – The San Diego Union-Tribune

According to a video Parmely shared on Facebook, a police officer explained to the crowd that the city council had banned food sharing on public property. “This park is part of city property so you aren’t allowed to food share,” the officer in the video said. “…If you guys continue to food share, then you guys are subject to arrest,

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Protests against Honduran leader’s re-election turn violent

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Protests against the re-election of Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez have turned violent with security forces firing tear gas and some marchers breaking windows and setting fires. Video from Friday’s protests showed former President Manuel Zelaya being shoved by military police. Zelaya and defeated presidential candidate Salvador Nasralla also suffered the effects of tear gas. FOLLOW

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New York State Police to start using drones – WKBW.com Buffalo, NY

The program is launching sometime this month with four drones, one of which will be used by the State Police right here in Western New York. The other three will go to State Police in Central New York, the Hudson River area, and the Capital region. By April 2018, an additional 14 aerial drones will be deployed throughout the state.

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LAPD takes another step toward deploying drones in controversial yearlong test – LA Times

Los Angeles Police Department took another step toward using drones in some tactical situations after its civilian bosses Tuesday approved a $31,500 donation to purchase the controversial devices. The LAPD has yet to fly any drones. The yearlong pilot program, approved by the Police Commission last fall, won’t begin until the department buys the drones and teaches officers how to

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Spain’s government seeks rebellion and sedition charges against Catalonia’s leaders 

Catalonia’s ousted president has traveled to Brussels and been offered asylum, Spanish authorities said Monday soon after filing charges against him and other regional leaders related to their declaration of independence last week. Spanish prosecutors filed a lawsuit in Madrid seeking rebellion, sedition and embezzlement charges against Catalonian leader Carles Puigdemont and others who were dismissed by Spain’s central governme

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Unidentified object seen near Southside Hills in St. John’s 

–“It was like a big green ball of fire, is what it looked like. At first I thought, ‘Wow, geez, that’s a really bright firework,’ but fireworks don’t shoot downwards.” That’s no firework Across town, Krista Godfrey was sitting in her living room and gazing out the window at her view of the city. “I can, on a good day,

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