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July 13, 2018 9:49 PM A cop stopped a woman for speeding — then flipped a coin to decide whether to arrest her

Brown says she didn’t record the actual speed at which Webb had been driving. She then can be heard saying, “Hold on,” as she opens a coin-flip app on her phone. Officer Kristee Wilson suggests that heads should mean arrest and tails should mean release. Brown agrees and flips the coin in the app. But then Wilson suggests a police code for arrest, and the two can be heard 10

July 11, 2018 12:51 PM U.K. police speak briefly with surviving nerve-agent victim

LONDON—British police said Wednesday they have spoken briefly to the surviving victim of a nerve-agent poisoning in southwest England as they try to uncover how he and his girlfriend were exposed to the deadly toxin. The Metropolitan Police force said officers had spoken to Charlie Rowley, “and will be looking to further speak with him in the coming 7

July 8, 2018 11:34 PM Looting follows protests over fuel prices in Haitian capital

Chapin United Methodist Church in South Carolina posted online that its mission team was safe but stranded. Marcy Kenny, assimilation minister for the church, told the State newspaper that the group hoped the unrest would abate enough for them to safely make it to the airport. A North Carolina doctor and his son were part of another medical mission group 8

July 6, 2018 8:53 PM Man who called police on Black woman at North Carolina pool loses his job

“We are aware of a terrible incident involving the actions of one of our employees outside the workplace,” the statement said, adding that the “employee is no longer employed by the company in any respect.” Company spokesperson Brian Risinger confirmed that Bloom’s separation was “effective immediately.” Risinger said Bloom was a business development 26

July 4, 2018 7:09 PM Three charged with kidnapping actress, holding man naked for 30 hours in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES—Three suspects were charged Tuesday with kidnapping two people from a Los Angeles home and holding one of them naked in a bathtub for 30 hours while demanding the other pay a $10,000 (U.S.) ransom, prosecutors said. Neal’s arrest at gunpoint by Los Angeles police officers on Monday was captured on video by a bystander and had been viewed 47

July 4, 2018 1:02 PM Police return to Mallory Cres. home linked to alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur

“The Mallory Cres. property is the one where the dogs indicated that there may be areas we want to dig or excavate,” police spokesperson Meaghan Gray told the Star. “We’ve sent our resources out there starting today with assistance from the Centre for Forensic Sciences to begin that dig, and we expect to be there for a few weeks.” By 10 a.m. Wednesday 12

June 21, 2018 4:51 PM ‘Gutless’: Video shows car striking teen cyclist in Mississauga hit-and-run

Police are seeking the driver of a silver Volkswagen after dash cam video shows the car hitting a teenage cyclist in Mississauga and then taking off. The 18-year-old girl riding the bike was hospitalized with facial injuries after she was struck by the car around 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 16, on the QEW on-ramp at Hurontario St. OPP Sgt. Kerry Schmidt 14

June 21, 2018 1:05 PM Toronto police arrest 70 people in dawn raids targeting Five Point Generals street gang

A large portion of a notorious street gang with international links has been dismantled after 70 people were arrested in an early-morning raid across the GTA, Toronto police say. Police also seized a “significant” amount of firearms and narcotics in the operation, code-named Project Patton, targeting the Five Point Generals. More than 800 officers took part in the raid,with more than 50 search 14

June 19, 2018 4:15 PM Bucks’ Sterling Brown sues Milwaukee over stun-gun arrest

Video of the confrontation shows an officer approached Brown around 2 a.m. When their conversation becomes tense, the officer calls more squad cars for help and eventually eight officers are standing around Brown. One asks him to take his hands out of his pockets and a second or two later the scuffle begins. Almost immediately, an officer yells: “Taser 10

June 19, 2018 1:27 PM Indian authorities break up police test-cheating gang

Those arrested included so-called “solvers” — people paid to take a test for someone else — and agents who represent them. Police also seized small listening devices, designed to be worn inside the ear, so that answers could be dictated to test-takers. In some cases, police said cheaters would take photos of the tests and message them to people waiting 9