Monthly Archives: May 2019

“We’re going to Pennsylvania,” said the previously deported 48-year-old Guatemalan

 

Across rural Guatemala, Martinez said, word has spread that those who travel with a child can expect to be released from U.S. custody. Smugglers were offering two-for-one pricing, knowing they just needed to deliver clients to the border – not across it – for an easy surrender to U.S. agents.

“If this continues, I don’t think there will be anyone left in Guatemala,” Martinez joked. The men from his village near the town of Chiquimula were all leaving, he said, bringing a child with them.

After cold, busy month at border, illegal crossings expected to surge again

Nick Miroff, The Washington Post

EL PASO, Texas – In a dusty lot along the U.S.-Mexico border fence, a single Border Patrol agent was stuck with few options and falling temperatures.

A group of 64 parents and children Continue reading

38th Annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service

PSP Funeral Color Guard

Memorial service at the US Capitol pays tribute to fallen police officers

Stars and Stripes-2 hours ago

WASHINGTON — National Police Week culminated Wednesday with a memorial service at the U.S. Capitol in Washington where President …

Would-be robbers in Washington, DC, thwarted by St. Louis County cops…

STLtoday.com-May 14, 2019

David Sandbach, with the The St. Louis County Police Pipes and Drums, … in Washington, D.C., for a national weeklong police memorial event ..

3 LAPD Officers Infected With Staph Infection After Encounter With A Bum

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bum 1 (bŭm) n. 1. A tramp; a vagrant. 2. A lazy or shiftless person, especially one who seeks to live solely by the support of others. 3. An incompetent, insignificant, or …

Police Union: LAPD Officers Contracted Staph Infection After Homeless Person Came Into Station

May 7, 2019 at 3:40 pm

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Three Los Angeles Police Department officers have been infected with a highly contagious staph infection after what a union official says was an encounter with a homeless person at a police station. Continue reading

Officer McKeithen had been planning to retire this year…

An Air Force veteran who spent 23 years with the Biloxi police, McKeithen had been planning to retire this year. His death leaves a wife, daughter, two stepsons and a stepdaughter…

Mississippi police jail smiling suspect in officer’s killing

Associated Press|57 minutes ago
Darian Tawan Atkinson

A Mississippi teenager accused of gunning down a uniformed officer in a police station parking lot was captured and returned in handcuffs, smiling as he was escorted through a phalanx of television cameras and police officers at the scene of the crime.

Biloxi citizens applauded Monday night as 19-year-old Darian Tawan Atkinson was brought into the station. Police said he’s the same man who walked around inside the station the night before and then approached Biloxi Patrolman Robert McKeithen in the parking lot, shooting him multiple times.