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Woman flashed my mayor's husband sues Oregon city
CLATSKANIE, Ore. (AP) - A woman who was repeatedly flashed by the husband of a northern Oregon city has filed a lawsuit against the city for defamation. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports ( ) that the woman says in her lawsuit that Clatskanie Mayor Diane Pohl, her husband Ray Pohl and the ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Oregon English-language films Arrest The Washington Times Comment Government occupations City
The Latest: Council hands control of police over to sheriff
BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) - The Latest on the death of a Mississippi police chief (all times local): 7:35 a.m. The city council in a Mississippi town where the police chief shot and killed himself has turned control of the police department over to the sheriff's office. The Sun ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Constable Police Sheriff Government occupations United States Legal professions Deputy sheriff Titles
Officials: Police chief shoots himself just after suspension
Officials say a Mississippi police chief had been suspended just before he shot and killed himself outside the station. Hancock County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Don Bass says Bay St. Louis Police Chief Mike DeNardo shot himself in the chest Thursday. He says the shooting appeared to be intentional. Bass ...
2 points by The Washington Times | Constable Sheriff Police Deputy sheriff United States Coroner Government occupations Legal professions
Anne Arundel police officer to challenge Bateman in 2018 Republican sheriff primary
Sheriff fires back, saying Jim Fredericks' candidacy would violate Hatch Act
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | Police Sheriff Constable United States Separation of powers Government occupations Judiciary Anne Arundel County Maryland
2 men charged with hacking senior U.S. officials
The men allegedly targeted CIA Director John Brennan and other senior government officials       
-1 points by The Detroit News | Hacker .hack Federal government of the United States Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution Hacker Copyright Government occupations Associated Press
Putin plays down wave of governor resignations as ‘natural process’
Russian President Vladimir Putin has assured governors who have recently resigned that he will personally help them to apply their experience and skills for Russia’s benefit, and asked them to help their successors to settle in as soon as possible. Read Full Article at
3 points by Russia Today | Russia Nizhny Novgorod President of Russia Government occupations Vladimir Putin Federation Council of Russia Prime Minister of Russia President
DA: Ex-Palm Springs mayor took $375K in bribes from developers
Steve Pougnet accepted bribes from local real-estate developers, prosecutors say.       
-2 points by USA Today | Local government in the United States Mayor Municipality Government occupations City council Mayors Mexico City Town council
Four arrested in kidnapping, robbery, deputies say
Harris County prosecutors on Sunday filed kidnapping and robbery charges against four people accused of holding a couple at gunpoint inside their west Harris County apartment.
1 points by The Houston Chronicle | Sheriff Assault rifle Sheriffs in the United States Coroner Government occupations Semi-automatic rifle Shire Robbery
Missouri City girl hospitalized after being struck by car

3 points by The Houston Chronicle | Sheriff English-language films Fort Bend County Texas Texas Medical Center Sheriffs in the United States Coroner Van Government occupations
Police fatally shoot man in Cumberland County

-2 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Maryland Legal professions Magistrate Government occupations Prosecutor Cumberland County New Jersey Office
Lake County government center in Crown Point evacuated: Sheriff
The Lake County Government Center in Crown Point was evacuated Tuesday afternoon following a threatening phone call, officials said. Lake County Sheriff John Buncich ordered the public to evacuate the northwest Indiana government complex after a threatening call in to the Lake County Prosecutor's...
43 points by Chicago Tribune | Northwest Indiana Emergency evacuation Lake County Indiana Police Public relations Government occupations Coroner Sheriff
Man charged in trying to pass as post worker, buy goods
Police: 28-year-old man arrested Friday after allegedly trying to buy iPhone, other items with fake license        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Oakland County Michigan United States Police Crimes Fraud United Kingdom Government occupations U.S. state
Former Nevada lawmakers on different side of property tax vote as local officials
Several Southern Nevada elected officials were state legislators when they voted for a property tax cap measure that local governments around the state are lobbying to reform.
34 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Nevada Clark County Nevada Tax Real estate Progressive tax Las Vegas metropolitan area Property tax Government occupations
Baltimore police commander's lost surveillance emails have been found
Emails of a former Baltimore police commander about the department's aerial surveillance program that city officials said were "unable to be retrieved" have been retrieved. The police department has released some to The Baltimore Sun. It has withheld others. The emails relate to the city's agreement...
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | Police E-mail Surveillance Government occupations Law enforcement The Wire London Positions of authority
Term limits cause strife on Lakewood City Council
The Lakewood City Council is discussing term limits that could affect Councilwoman Ramey Johnson's ability to run for another term in 2017. Johnson believes some of the council is politically motivated.
2 points by The Denver Post | Councillor City council Mayor Local government in the United States Municipality Town council Government occupations Decision theory
Harford sheriff seeks raise for his position, and for those serving under him
Deputies union presses for collective bargaining, binding arbitration
242 points by Baltimore Sun | Police Sheriff Baltimore County Maryland Coroner County police Constable United States Government occupations
Warren Mayor Fouts faces toughest test of his career. Will he survive?
Fouts has survived multiple controversies in past thanks to forgiving residents who say he does a great job running city        
218 points by Detroit Free Press | Local government in the United States Warren Michigan Mayor Government occupations Municipality City council Town council Metro Detroit
City Council approves higher pension costs for union workers, but not for council
City Council moved Thursday to approve the new contract for Philadelphia's largest municipal union, which would require those workers to contribute more to their pensions.
-2 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Councillor City council Municipality Pension Proposal Mayor Government occupations Proposals
Shooting wounds 1 in Pontiac; suspect sought
Authorities: Woman wounded near intersection of E. Montcalm Ave. and N. Perry on Tuesday night       
-1 points by The Detroit News | Hoodie Coroner Oakland County Michigan Bullet Firearm Pontiac Michigan Auburn Hills Michigan Government occupations
Harvard city clerk charged with possession of child porn
The city clerk in northwest suburban Harvard was arrested Monday and charged with three counts of child pornography possession.
3 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Child pornography Pornography City Titles Municipality Government occupations Police Coroner
Authorities: Nashville police officer fatally shoots suspect
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville police say an officer has fatally shot a 43-year-old man who pulled a pistol when confronted.
-1 points by Arizona Daily Star | Robertson County Tennessee Coroner Nashville Tennessee High Sheriff Davidson County Tennessee Government occupations Tennessee Shire
Aberdeen leaders try to dispel rumors museum building will be sold
Aberdeen City Manager Randy Robertson has been working to dispel rumors that the city plans to sell The Aberdeen Room Archives and Museum's building downtown, although some residents, including a former mayor, remain unconvinced. At Monday night's City Council meeting, Robertson read a chronology...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | Local government in the United States Government occupations Municipality Mayor Harford County Maryland Heads of settlement Management City council
Home invasion suspects charged after being shot by officers
Authorities said three home invasion suspects who were shot by Harris County sheriff's deputies earlier this week have been charged with aggravated robbery.
9 points by The Houston Chronicle | Police Sheriffs in the United States Sheriff Robbery Constable Coroner Home invasion Government occupations