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2 Albuquerque officers charged with murder in shooting

2 Albuquerque officers charged with murder in shooting

January 12th, 2015 3:54 pm by RUSSELL CONTRERAS, Associated Press

The officers were charged with murder Monday in the killing of a homeless man, a shooting that led to sometimes violent protests and a federal investigation into the city's police force.

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Driver allegedly tries to kill SCSO officers

Driver allegedly tries to kill SCSO officers

January 12th, 2015 12:26 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man has been arrested after allegedly trying to run over an officer with his pickup truck, twice, and then plowing his vehicle into another deputy's squad car.

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Police name Kingsport shooting victims

Police name Kingsport shooting victims

January 12th, 2015 11:23 am by Rain Smith

An 18-year-old Kingsport man has been identified as the deceased victim of Friday night's shooting at a city apartment complex, with police saying his 23-year-old step-sister remains hospitalized in critical condition.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

January 10th, 2015 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include a Sullivan County grand jury indicting 20, a hit and run suspect nabbed, a former prison guard sentenced for accepting bribes and a teen on a New Year's crime spree.

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Church Hill man wanted in connection with Kingsport shooting commits suicide

Church Hill man wanted in connection with Kingsport shooting commits suicide

January 10th, 2015 9:43 am by Nick Shepherd

A Church Hill man who killed one person at a Kingsport apartment complex and left another with life threatening injuries committed suicide as police closed in to take him into custody.

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KPD boosts seat belt enforcement

KPD boosts seat belt enforcement

January 9th, 2015 10:30 pm by Rain Smith

Kingsport police say they are stepping up seat belt enforcement to increase the city's current usage rate of 80 percent. Since 2012, at least a third of the people killed in Model City crashes were not wearing their seat belts.

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Two people shot at Kingsport apartment complex

Two people shot at Kingsport apartment complex

January 9th, 2015 7:48 pm by Rain Smith

Police on Friday night were beginning to sort out the circumstances of a double shooting at Allandale Falls, with officials saying that both victims suffered serious injuries.

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Church Hill police warn of IRS telephone scam

Church Hill police warn of IRS telephone scam

January 9th, 2015 5:01 pm by Jeff Bobo

Several people have reported receiving telephone calls from scam artists claiming to be IRS agents.

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Women accused of meth delivery at Bulls Gap market

Women accused of meth delivery at Bulls Gap market

January 9th, 2015 4:38 pm by Jeff Bobo

The HCSO Narcotics Unit received information around 8 p.m. Thursday that two women in a blue pickup would be transporting an unspecified quantity of meth to the Bi-Lo Market parking lot on Highway 11-E in Bulls Gap.

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Hawkins BOE approves firing teacher arrested on drug charges

Hawkins BOE approves firing teacher arrested on drug charges

January 9th, 2015 2:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

Melissa Ellen Williams was arrested at school on Sept. 26 after allegedly being found intoxicated in her classroom, and in possession of 19 hydrocodone pills, among other drugs.

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