Democrats Rake In Money, Thanks to Suit by Republicans

Hillary Clinton and the Democrats, helped by a 2014 Supreme Court decision, are extending their advantage over Republicans in campaign donations.

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Conn. police receive $1.5M grant to fight drug epidemic

The Stamford Advocate HARTFORD, Conn. — State police are receiving a $1.5 million federal grant to expand efforts to address heroin and opioid abuse in Connecticut. Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Friday that police plan to use the Department of Justice grant money to help focus on interrupting the transportation and sale of opiates in the state by dismantling drug trafficking organizations …

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Dallas police and fire pension in crisis, retirees concerned

By Claudia Lauer Associated Press DALLAS — Still recovering from the July sniper attack that left five law enforcement officers dead, the Dallas Police Department is facing a new crisis as its pension fund approaches insolvency and scores of officers, including Chief David Brown, announce unexpected retirements. The crisis comes as the Dallas Police Department negotiates with City Hall to raise …

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Why is Chicago a murder capital? Clues from a bloody month

By Don Babwin Associated Press CHICAGO — Fourteen-year-old Malik Causey loved the way gangs took what they wanted from people on the street, the way members fought for each other, the way they could turn drugs into cash and cash into $400 jeans. His mother tried to stop him. She yanked him out of houses where he didn’t belong. She cooked up a story about Malik punching her so the police would …

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‘Sorry-I-Tased-You’ cake doesn’t cut it for Fla. woman

Associated Press PENSACOLA, Fla. — A Florida’s woman’s lawsuit says a deputy shot her with a stun gun, then apologized with a cake that said, “Sorry I Tased You” in blue frosting. The cake didn’t cut it for Stephanie Byron. She sued former Escambia County sheriff’s deputy Michael Wohlers in May. On Monday, the county’s Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission …

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NC deputy struck by car dies from injuries

By PoliceOne Staff FORSYTH COUNTY, N.C. — A deputy who was struck by a 92-year-old driver Sept. 18 succumbed to his injuries Wednesday. According to the Winston-Salem Journal, 38-year-old Deputy John Thomas Isenhour was directing traffic during an annual bike tour when the driver, Jessie Cook, struck him. The deputy’s neck, ribs, pelvis, legs, nose and other facial bones were broken in the …

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Wife of NM officer charged in deadly standoff details threats, bills

By Mary Hudetz Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The telephone death threats to the home of Officer Dominique Perez began soon after he and an Albuquerque police detective ended a hillside standoff by opening fire on a homeless man who died after being hit in the arms and back. It was March 2014, and police video from the fatal shooting sparked massive protests in New Mexico’s largest city …

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