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Police: Law enforcement body
The police are a constituted body of persons empowered by a state to enforce the law, to ensure the safety, health and possessions of citizens, and to prevent crime and civil disorder. Their lawful powers include arrest and the legitimized use of force. The term is most commonly associated with the police forces of a sovereign state that are authorized to exercise the police power of that state within a defined legal or territorial area of responsibility. Police forces are often defined as being separate from the military and other organizations involved in the defense of the state against foreign aggressors; however, gendarmerie are military units charged with civil policing. Police forces are usually public sector services, funded through taxes.

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Former Badgers football player Marcus Randle El arrested in connection with double homicide in Wisconsin

Police announced Saturday that former Wisconsin Badgers football player Marcus Randle El has been arrested in connection with a double homicide.
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AP Top Stories January 31 P

Here are the top stories for Friday, Jan. 31st: House impeachment managers make final plea for witnesses; Police fire on intruder vehicle at Mar-a-Lago; U.S. evacuees from China placed in quarantine;..
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Videos for Police


Man arrested after 45-minute police chase in London [Video]Man arrested after 45-minute police chase in London

Police footage shows the moment a man was caught following a 45-minute police operation in north London. Corey Briscoe-McLeary has admitted putting the public at risk through dangerous driving.

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Tehran police chief denies shots fired at protesters: Iran state media

Police in the Iranian capital did not fire on protesters and officers have been under orders to show restraint, Tehran's police chief said in a statement carried by the state broadcaster's website on..
Reuters - Published

Factory owner, manager arrested after Indian capital's deadliest fire in 20 years

Police in New Delhi have arrested the owner and manager of a factory where 43 people died in the Indian capital's deadliest fire in 20 years, a spokesman said on Monday.
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AP Top Stories

Here's the latest for Friday Saturday 30th: Iraq's Prime Minster is resigning after 40 protesters killed; Police increase patrols in London after attack; Protesters demanding Israel Prime Minister..
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Train hits car left on tracks, driver uninjured

Police dashcam video shows the moment an Amtrak train smashed into a car parked over the train tracks in West Windsor, New Jersey late Tuesday night. The driver of the vehicle was not harmed. (Nov...
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Georgia Teenager Plotted a Knife Attack on a Black Church, Police Say

The plot alarmed the church, rekindling unwelcome memories of the 2015 massacre at a sister church in Charleston, S.C.
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UFC offers $25,000 to held find missing stepdaughter of star fighter

Police initially said there wasn't any indication of foul play but they now say it's possible
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Mongolia arrests 800 Chinese citizens in cybercrime probe

Police in the Mongolian capital of Ulaanbaatar have apprehended 800 Chinese citizens and confiscated hundreds of computers and mobile phone SIM cards as part of an investigation into a cybercrime ring,..
Reuters - Published

Dallas orders curfew after tornado shreds homes; thousands without power

Police declared a curfew on Monday in parts of Dallas where a powerful tornado tore apart homes and flipped cars, leaving tens of thousands without power for a second night.
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Police free nearly 150 from school in northern Nigeria

Police said on Saturday they had freed nearly 150 students from a purported school in northern Nigeria that claimed it was teaching the Koran but had instead subjected them to abuse.
Reuters - Published

Dozens injured, flights canceled as protests rage in Barcelona

Police also clashed with angry crowds late Monday night in downtown Barcelona
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At least 2 killed in attack reportedly near synagogue in Germany

Police warned residents to remain in their homes and said they were chasing at least one suspect
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Officer admits racy texts but denies rendezvous with cop who shot neighbor

Police partner of former Dallas cop Amber Guyger​ acknowledged that they had a sexual relationship and exchanged sexually explicit text messages and photos with her the day she shot Botham Jean​
CBS News - Published

Former Indian finance minister Chidambaram arrested in corruption case

Police arrested former Indian finance minister P. Chidambaram late on Wednesday in relation to alleged corruption and money laundering, a day after the Delhi High Court rejected his application to seek..
Reuters - Published

Nearly $2 million worth of cocaine washed up on a beach in New Zealand

Police said that 19 packages containing cocaine washed up on the shore of Bethells Beach in West Auckland, New Zealand.  
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Remains of British woman who fell from plane found in Madagascar

Police said on Wednesday they had found the remains of a British woman who fell 1,200 meters (4,000 feet) from a light aircraft in the remote north of Madagascar last month.
Reuters - Published

Police recommend charging Israeli deputy minister in Australia extradition case

Police recommended on Tuesday indicting Israel's deputy health minister on suspicion he tried to bolster the case of a former Australian school principal pleading mental illness as an argument against..
Reuters - Published

Plane crashes in water near crowded Maryland beach

Police says the plane went down in shallow ocean waters near 21st Street
CBS News - Published

Father-son duo arrested for making fake Ferraris and 'Shamborghinis' in Brazil

Police said the phony Ferraris and Lamborghinis were being offered on social media for $45,000 to $60,000.
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16 people arrested in Friday night ICE protests in Phoenix

Police arrested 16 people who protested outside outside the Phoenix ICE office on Friday evening, days ahead of immigration raids planned for Sunday.
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Coal tycoon among 7 killed in Bahamas helicopter crash

Police confirmed that seven Americans were killed in a helicopter crash on July Fourth in the Bahamas. The aircraft went down about two miles from Grand Cay Island, killing everyone on board. The..
CBS News - Published

Police arrest newspaper publisher in midnight raid in Indian Kashmir

Police arrested the publisher of one of the most widely read newspapers in Indian-controlled Kashmir in a midnight raid over a decades-old case, the police and his brother said on Tuesday, highlighting..
Reuters - Published

Woman and 2 Children Are Found Dead on Staten Island, Police Say

All three victims were found in the same room, officials said. The police said officers had been called to the house for a domestic incident once before.
NYTimes.com - Published

School shooter says he targeted kids who mocked his gender identity

Police document also reveals that a hired school security guard responding to the gunfire accidentally shot a female student
CBS News - Published

Did Empire Actor Jussie Smollett Fake His Own Attack?

did empire actor jussie smollett fake his own attack?
by Adam Yardley - Jussie Smollett – an actor known for appearing on Fox’s TV series Empire – has found himself at the center of media attention in the last few days, and not for his..
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