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Police Sergeant Says Trayvon Martin Shooting Targets Were A Training Aid

Police Sergeant Says Trayvon Martin Shooting Targets Were A Training AidA police sergeant in Port Canaveral, Fla., has been fired after he brought targets bearing images resembling Trayvon Martin — a silhouetted figure in a hooded sweatshirt, holding a canned drink — to a police target practice session.

Georgia Man Is Killed, After Holding 5 Firefighters Hostage

Georgia Man Is Killed, After Holding 5 Firefighters HostageA SWAT team moved into a Suwanee, Ga. home, killing a suspect who was had been holding a group of firefighters hostage on Wednesday.

After Tumultuous Three Years, Seattle Police Chief John Diaz Will Step Down

After Tumultuous Three Years, Seattle Police Chief John Diaz Will Step DownWith his department under the watch of the federal government, Seattle Police Chief John Diaz announced today he was stepping down.

‘Arsenal’ Found At Newtown Shooter’s Home; Read The Police Reports

‘Arsenal’ Found At Newtown Shooter’s Home; Read The Police ReportsPolice found hundreds of rounds of ammunition, guns, three photos of "what appears to be a deceased human covered with plastic" and other evidence when they searched the Newtown, Conn., home of killer Adam Lanza, according to records released Thursday.

In Chicago, Dozens Arrested As They Protest School Closures

In Chicago, Dozens Arrested As They Protest School ClosuresHundreds of demonstrators demanded that City Hall walk back its plan to close 53 elementary schools and one high school in response to a $1 billion budget deficit.

Former officer to change plea in shooting case

Troy Wilson faces charges of attempted murder, felony weapons misconduct, assault, criminal mischief, and misdemeanor weapons misconduct.

Man Killed By Shark Off New Zealand Beach

Man Killed By Shark Off New Zealand BeachAuthorities think it was a great white shark that was responsible for a fatal attack on a swimmer Wednesday off a beach near Auckland, New Zealand — the first such incident in at least four years.

Judge denies new trial request in Hoonah homicide case

Judge denies new trial request in Hoonah homicide caseJohn Marvin, Jr.'s attorney questioned whether Sgt. Anthony Wallace was actually performing his official duties

‘Pressure bomb’ injures Juneau man

Police are warning of homemade explosive devices after a man was injured on Thursday.

Former officer’s attempted murder trial moved to April

Troy Wilson was scheduled to stand trial on January 22nd for attempted murder, assault, weapons misconduct, and criminal mischief for shooting at Juneau Police.