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watch: burning car victims saved by atlanta police officers in a ‘heroic’ act


five atlanta police officers are being hailed for their heroic act after they risked their lives to save two men trapped inside a burning car during the early hours of wednesday. the whole act was captured on the officers’ body cameras. according to reports, when the officers arrived at the sc...






man arrested after standoff with swat officers in atlanta


atlanta (ap) — atlanta police say a man is in custody after a standoff with a swat team that lasted for hours. local news outlets report that police were called to an atlanta duplex on a domestic disturbance call at 2:30 a.m. friday. atlanta police lt. christian hunt said a woman told arriving officers that […]






police: atlanta officers wound suspect after he shot woman


atlanta (ap) — atlanta authorities say a suspect was wounded by police gunfire after he shot a woman then turned his rifle on responding officers. atlanta media report that police were answering a call at 4:30 a.m. monday from a woman who said she was being held against her will at a south atlanta apartment […]






heroic flight 93 passengers might have saved my life on 9/11, pence says


vice president mike pence told relatives and friends of the victims of united flight 93 attending the 16th anniversary ceremony monday in pennsylvania that the passengers might well have saved his life.






police helicopter crashes near atlanta; 2 officers hurt


police say one of their helicopters has "gone down" at an airport outside atlanta, and two officers on board have been taken to a hospital.






u.s. police now using body cameras — a tool they once distrusted — to show their


videos shows police save a man from a burning car and a child from drowning in a pond among other heroic acts to combat negative portrayals of police in the media






police chief applauds ‘heroic’ utah nurse who refused to draw blood for bullying


writing on the rigby police department official facebook page, the police chief of the small town of rigby thanked the “heroic” nurse who refused to turn over blood to a bullying cop after one of their officers was involved in a horrific head-on accident. the confrontation between nurse ...






police helicopter crashes near atlanta; 2 officers hurt


lawrenceville, ga. (ap) — police say one of their helicopters has “gone down” at an airport outside atlanta, and two officers on board have been taken to a hospital. gwinnett county police said in a brief statement friday morning that its air unit 1 went down at briscoe field, a general aviation airport in lawrenceville, […]






burning bystander seen on video being kicked by police


a burning bystander seen on video being kicked by new jersey police officers after a car chase involving a different man ended in a fiery explosion was in critical condition thursday and the jersey city mayor vowed to pursue charges against the officers.






atlanta transit agency to add police patrols after shooting


atlanta (ap) — police say they plan to increase the numbers of officers patrolling metro atlanta’s transit system after a man was fatally shot. police said the shooting on a metropolitan atlanta rapid transit train thursday appears to be a “targeted, isolated incident.” transit officials say ridership has been surging as motorists look for alternate […]






georgia police officer shoots and kills man outside atlanta


peachtree city, ga. (ap) — authorities say a georgia police officer shot and killed a man they say fired a shotgun in officers’ direction. in a statement, peachtree city police say officers were responding wednesday afternoon to a report of a father and son fighting at a home in the city south of atlanta. police […]






police officers organize diaper drive for hurricane victims


cranston, r.i. (ap) — a rhode island police department is holding a citywide diaper drive in an effort to help the victims of hurricanes irma and harvey. donations are being collected at cranston police headquarters until sept. 25. wpri-tv reports (http://bit.ly/2h1vtfy ) the international brotherhood of police officers, local 301 have donated $2,000 to the […]






rep. jared polis proposes task force to highlight immigrant contributions in the


to counter a plan by president trump to create a victims of immigration crime engagement office, or voice, u.s. rep. jared polis this week introduced the saved by american immigrants national taskforce, or saint, to document heroic achievements by those living in this country illegally.






fired officers had previously arrested same man


atlanta (ap) — two georgia officers fired after they were caught on video kicking and punching a man during a traffic stop had previously arrested the same man. gwinnett county police on thursday announced the firing of sgt. michael bongiovanni and master police officer robert mcdonald. police said videos showed the officers violating the law […]






man stabbed repeatedly outside downtown atlanta church


atlanta (ap) — a man who was sleeping on the steps outside of one of atlanta’s largest churches was stabbed repeatedly in a pre-dawn attack, and police are searching for a suspect. the atlanta journal-constitution reports (http://on-ajc.com/2rojjcs ) that the man was critically injured with several stab wounds to his head and torso. atlanta police […]






their home was burning down. the cat saved them all


an alberta family has their cat to thank for helping get out of their burning home






atlanta police to release video of deadly police shooting


atlanta (ap) — police plan to release surveillance video of a deadly police shooting outside the atlanta public safety annex. atlanta police spokeswoman elizabeth espy told the atlanta journal-constitution (http://bit.ly/2loyqnw ) that video in the shooting death of deaundre phillips is expected to be released on feb. 24. authorities have said an officer shot and […]






atlanta woman drops excessive force case against san diego police


an atlanta woman has dropped her excessive force lawsuit against san diego police without receiving any financial compensation, a spokesman for city attorney mara elliott said. cassandra harris filed a federal civil rights suit in october alleging police officers showed reckless disregard for her...






police shoot, wound man in shootout at bank near atlanta


marietta, ga. (ap) — police say an officer wounded a man during a gun battle outside a bank branch northwest of atlanta. cobb county police say the gunfire happened in the marietta area, after officers pulled over an suv tuesday evening and a passenger jumped out. witness trevor johnson tells wsb-tv (http://2wsb.tv/2rpithe ) that the […]






1 dead, 3 hurt in atlanta public transit shooting: official


the shooting that killed a man and wounded three other riders thursday on an atlanta public transit train appears to be a "targeted, isolated incident," officials said. metropolitan atlanta rapid transit authority police chief wanda dunham said in a statement late thursday that officers arrested...






prosecutors release video of moments before police shooting


atlanta (ap) — authorities have released surveillance video they say shows the moments before a police officer shot a man outside the atlanta public safety annex. authorities have said two plainclothes officers approached 24-year-old deaundre phillips on jan. 26 as he was sitting in a car. they say he got out, talked to them and […]






teen who saved baby cousin from a burning house will be honored by north carolin


a teen engaged in an act of bravery this weekend when one of his family member's was trapped inside a burning house.






georgia officers charged; police say video showed assault


atlanta (ap) — charges have been filed against two fired georgia police officers who authorities say were captured on video kicking and hitting a man during a traffic stop. gwinnett county police on wednesday announced charges against michael bongiovanni and robert mcdonald. each man faces a felony charge of violation of oath of office and […]






fire causes interstate overpass to collapse in atlanta


a large fire has caused an overpass on interstate 85 to collapse in atlanta. wsb-tv reports the massive blaze is burning underneath i-85 northbound near piedmont road. the fire has shut down several roads in northeast atlanta. witnesses say troopers were telling cars to turn around on the bridge...






police outside atlanta investigate shooting death of man, 19


atlanta (ap) — police near atlanta are investigating the shooting death of a 19-year-old man. the atlanta journal-constitution reports that the man was found dead in the middle of an apartment complex in dekalb county. dekalb county police spokeswoman shiera campbell says the shooting happened around 8:45 p.m. monday. no arrests were immediately made. the […]






attorney calls for georgia officers to be criminally charged


atlanta (ap) — an attorney is calling for the two georgia police officers who were fired after being caught on camera having a violent confrontation with a motorist to face criminal charges. justin d. miller said at a news conference that the firing of sgt. michael bongiovanni and master police officer robert mcdonald was not […]






prosecutors release video of moments before police shooting


atlanta (ap) — authorities on friday released surveillance video they say shows the moments before a police officer fatally shot a man outside an atlanta public safety building. authorities have said 24-year-old deaundre phillips was sitting in a car when two plainclothes officers approached after smelling marijuana apparently coming from the vehicle. phillips got out […]






attorney calls for georgia officers to be criminally charged


atlanta (ap) — an attorney is calling for the two georgia police officers who were fired after being caught on camera having a violent confrontation with a motorist to face criminal charges. justin d. miller said at a news conference saturday that the firing of sgt. michael bongiovanni and master police officer robert mcdonald was […]






police chief: heroic officer drew gunman’s fire at park


alexandria, va. (ap) — a female police officer with less than 2 years’ experience withstood a barrage of gunfire from a gunman who wounded a top house republican and four other people on a virginia baseball field last week, giving fellow officers an opportunity to return fire and kill the shooter, her police chief said […]






fire causes interstate 85 overpass to collapse in atlanta


a large fire has caused an overpass on interstate 85 to collapse in atlanta. wsb-tv reports the massive blaze is burning underneath i-85 northbound near piedmont road. it has shut down several roads in northeast atlanta. witnesses say troopers were telling cars to turn around on the bridge because...






police: 4 wounded in shooting at phoenix party


phoenix (ap) — phoenix police say four people were shot and wounded at a party attended by dozens of young adults. police say officers responding to a call reporting a loud party found the gunshot victims early saturday morning. the victims are expected to survive their injuries. the incident occurred near north 83rd avenue and […]






police: girl, 4, rescued after officers fatally shoot gunman


authorities say a 4-year-old girl was saved from a hostage barricade situation in las vegas after police fatally shot a heavily armed man.






3 rescued from fiery sunrise highway crash, suffolk cops say


suffolk county police officers and a good samaritan pulled three people from a burning vehicle early saturday after it crashed into a concrete divider in islip terrace, police said.






mountain view: police seek possible victims of accused child molester


after arresting mountain view resident brandon yamagata, 31, on charges including unlawful sex with a minor and furnishing a controlled substance to a minor, detectives are seeking the public’s help in finding other possible victims. mountain view police, in a statement, said that on sunday at around 12:30 p.m., officers responded to the parking lot […]






man dies after rushing into burning man festival flames


a man rushed past layers of security officers into a massive fire at the burning man festival's signature ceremony, suffering burns that left him dead just hours later.