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Cop Risks Life and Casually Strolls Onto Highway to Save Dog (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, rescued, police )

CherAway
- 169 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
All animal lovers know that urgent gut feeling that happens when you spot an animal in distress. You want to immediately shoot up the tree and save the kitten or jump into the freezing lake to rescue a stuck duck.
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
- 343 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
Woman Working 4 Jobs to Make Ends Meet Dies While Napping in Car Between Shifts
Offbeat  (tags: Accident, Economy, Health, Police, USA )

Ray
- 308 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.
Family Sues Georgia Police for Tasering Man 13 Times Before He Died
Offbeat  (tags: Arms, Clashes, Court, Crime, Health, Human rights, Law, Police, Scandal, USA, Violence )

Ray
- 308 days ago - rt.com
The family of a man who died after police used a stun gun on him as many as 13 times while he was handcuffed has filed a lawsuit against the two former officers of East Point, Georgia, according to the family's lawyer.
A (Satirical) Preview of 2015
Offbeat  (tags: political satire, culture, americans, society, police, government )

Angelika
- 179 days ago - zerohedge.com
The Democratic Party changes its name to the Republican Lite Party, and announces the opening of a joint bank account with the Republican Party so that corporate lobbyists need make out only one check.
Cop Fined Convicted of Animal Cruelty for Letting His Police Dog Roast to Death in Back of Hot Patrol Car
Offbeat  (tags: cop, killed, dog, police, fined, cruelty )

Scooby
- 102 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
An Ohio cop has been convicted of animal cruelty for letting his police dog roast to death in his patrol car last year. Read more:
NYC Man Dies After Wrongfully Spending 23 Years in Prison
Offbeat  (tags: Court, Crime, Health, Law, Police, USA )

Ray
- 286 days ago - rt.com
A New York City man who served 23 years in prison for a crime he did not commit died unexpectedly over the weekend only three days before proceedings were slated to begin concerning his $124 million false imprisonment federal lawsuit.
At Least 60 Journalists Were Killed Globally This Year
Offbeat  (tags: pictures, news, business, crime, ethics, americans, technology, women, police, protection, society, safety, off-beat, world )

Roxy
- 178 days ago - thenewage.co.za
At least 60 journalists around the world were killed in 2014 while on the job or because of their work, and 44 percent of them were targeted for murder, the Committee to Protect Journalists said.
NYPD Officer Caught on Camera Violently Tackling Pregnant Woman Onto Her Stomach (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: Arms, Conflict, Crime, Human rights, Law, Police, USA, Violence )

Ray
- 284 days ago - rt.com
A New York Police Department officer was caught on video tackling a visibly pregnant woman, and then remaining on top of her while she was facedown on the ground. Doctors do not know if her baby was harmed during the altercation.
150-Pound Tortoise Found in Alhambra
Offbeat  (tags: tortoise alhambra, animals, police, safety, society, unusual, wildlife )

Lone
- 336 days ago - abc7.com
The massive tortoise was sighted roaming the streets of Alhambra at 1 p.m. in the southeast part of town near Valley and Atlantic boulevards. The exact location was not provided, as it is expected be part of a test confirming ownership
Brutal Police Beating of Model Shocks Australia (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: Australia, Crime, Police, Scandal, Social networks )

Ray
- 198 days ago - rt.com
A video showing three Sydney police officers brutally beating a young woman has gone viral, with over 750,000 views on Facebook. During the clip, the victim is repeatedly hit with a police baton and appears to be kicked in the head by a male officer.
James Foley Beheading: Hunt on for 'British' Jihadist
Offbeat  (tags: Police, US journalist, British' jihadist. USA, UK )

Ray
- 319 days ago - bbc.co.uk
UK police and security services are attempting to identify a suspected British jihadist who appeared in footage of the killing of a US journalist.
[White] Woman Goes on Shooting Spree, Yet Somehow Isn't Automatically Killed By Police
Offbeat  (tags: ethics, government, police, society, safety )

Marty
- 181 days ago - dailykos.com
why exactly is this person still alive after going on a violent shooting spree, including pointing her gun at officers while wearing body armor?
Florida Police 'Used Mug Shots of Black Men' for Target Practice
Offbeat  (tags: black Americans, Police, USA )

Ray
- 169 days ago - rt.com
At a time when police public relations are strained over the shootings deaths of black men by white cops, people are asking why North Miami police would use pictures of real black men at the firing range.
Small Town Sends Armored Vehicle, 24 Officers to Collect Debt From 75-Year-Old
Offbeat  (tags: Court, Crime, Military, Police, USA, Vehicles )

Ray
- 249 days ago - rt.com
An armored military vehicle and 24 armed police officers: That's what the sheriff's department in a small Wisconsin town used to collect a civil judgement from a 75-year-old man, who has filed a $4.5 million lawsuit against the town over the incident.
 

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