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Evicted Willington Animal Sanctuary Founder Spends Weekend Barricaded in Farm House
Offbeat  (tags: animals, Sanctuary, barricade, government, rainbow ark, police, politics, news, media, unusual, women, humor )

Borg
- 183 days ago - thenorthernecho.co.uk
Paula Campbell and two supporters were granted permission to return to the farm, from where she ran the Rainbow Ark Animal Sanctuary, to collect personal belongings, but the trio barricaded themselves in with furniture.
The Children Who Went Up In Smoke
Offbeat  (tags: americans, bizarre, crime, odd, mystery, police, society )

Kit
- 239 days ago - smithsonianmag.com
A tragic Christmas mystery remains unsolved more than 60 years after the disappearance of five young siblings
Chicago Bans Hat Pins and Ugly People
Offbeat  (tags: americans, culture, funny, government, off-beat, police, society, safety, women )

Barry
- 218 days ago - historyweird.com
In 1911, the city fathers of Chicago passed a few interesting ordinances to make the place a better city, sort of.
Police Office Finds Squirrel on Dollar Store, Responds With Lethal Force
Offbeat  (tags: squirrel, police, death, force, sadness, humans, kill )

Giana
- 342 days ago - trutv.com
On September 27, 2013, Mountain City, Tenn., police got a call from an employee of the local Dollar General about a squirrel in the store. The employee had tried unsuccessfully several times to get the disruptive animal out of the store.
Police Break Down Door After 'Bruce Lee' Cat Dials 999
Offbeat  (tags: cat, 999, police, cute )

Giana
- 324 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
A cat prompted police to go and investigate his home and break down the door after it dialled 999 and then hid in the back of a wardrobe
Elderly Woman With Dementia JAILED for Feeding Crows!
Offbeat  (tags: birds, dementia, jail, ethics, government, off-beat, police, woman, bizarre, mental health )

Kamia
- 202 days ago - dailykos.com
In yet more proof that the U.S. needs to find a different way to deal with those who suffer mental challenges, an elderly woman is being held in JAIL because she sprinkled bread around her house to feed the local crow population!
UK: Child Sex Slavery, Multiculturalism and Islam
Offbeat  (tags: Islam, Muslims, UK, children, crime, culture, ethics, government, police, protection, safety, society, sexual grooming, rape, abuse )

Ge
- 182 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
The agencies responsible for child-protection have almost entirely failed in their job to protect vulnerable children. From a fear of being called 'racist,' police forces across the country have buried the evidence.... Political correctness would be us
Decapitation, Morality Squads and "Five-Star Jihad"
Offbeat  (tags: Safety, UK, rape, Muslims, Islam, taxi drivers, crime, culture, ethics, protection, safety, police, society, women )

Ge
- 120 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
The number of so-called taxi-rapes has snowballed to such an extent that a British judge recently issued a warning that no woman can expect to be safe while travelling in a cab.
Police Kill Mentally Ill Teenager After Her Family Calls for Medical Help
Offbeat  (tags: Children, Crime, Health, Police, Shooting, USA )

Ray
- 115 days ago - rt.com
A California family called 911 for medical help for their mentally ill relative. Instead of a paramedic responding, police arrived and fatally shot the 18-year-old woman after they say she lunged at them with a knife.
Are Cats the New Contraband Mule?
Offbeat  (tags: cats, contraband mule, prison, bizarre, crime, interesting, police )

Giana
- 343 days ago - trutv.com
Around the world, cats are being pressed unwittingly into lives of crime. Just last week in the Moldovan town of Pruncul, a cat was caught when guards noticed it making runs between under a fence in the prison yard.
Kidnapped Child Found, Manhunt Underway At Pickens/Greenville Co. Line
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, 3 yr old boy, FOUND SAFE, police, pictures )

BarbCat
- 136 days ago - wspa.com
GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. - Deputies in Greenville County say they have found the child at the center of a kidnapping/manhunt incident Friday morning. A suspect remains on the run. It all started when a deputy spotted a stolen 1999 Ford Explorer on High
The Truth About Staffordshire Bull Terriers
Offbeat  (tags: staffies, are a loving and kind breed, a family dog, a friend for life, activists, child, children, family, media, murder, sadness, safety, police, law, dishonesty, dogs, animalwelfare, endangered, animalrights, protection, pets, rescued, sadness, su )

Kelly
- 64 days ago - globalanimal.org
Staffordshire Bull Terriers are often targeted as dangerous and are 'statistically' rated as one of the highest biters/attackers. But as you can see in the video above, Staffordshire Bull Terriers are a loving and kind breed, a family dog, and a friend
Quebec Driver Who Stopped for Ducks Guilty in Fatal Crash
Offbeat  (tags: woman, animal lover, ducks, guiltyanimals, crime, ethics, humans, police, society )

Lone
- 101 days ago - thestar.com
A woman who stopped to help a group of ducklings on the side of the road shed tears Friday as she was found guilty of causing the deaths of a motorcyclist and his passenger daughter who slammed into her parked car.
Woman Working 4 Jobs to Make Ends Meet Dies While Napping in Car Between Shifts
Offbeat  (tags: Accident, Economy, Health, Police, USA )

Ray
- 29 days ago - rt.com
A New Jersey woman who worked four jobs, who sometimes "wouldn't sleep for five days," according to a co-worker, died Monday while napping between shifts in her car on the side of the road.
   

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