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Thai police: Canada, Australia willing to accept Saudi woman

BANGKOK (AP) – Police in Thailand say several countries including Canada and Australia are in talks with the U.N. refugee agency to accept a Saudi asylum seeker who fled alleged abuse from her family. Thailand’s immigration police chief [...]

Police Say Alternative for Germany Embellished Lawmaker’s Assault

BERLIN — Two days after a right-wing politician was assaulted in Germany, drawing international attention, the authorities on Wednesday said that several elements of the account given by his political party appeared to be false. Frank [...]

Police killing suspect was fleeing to Mexico, sheriff says

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A man suspected of gunning down a California policeman was in the U.S. illegally and was captured while planning to flee to his native Mexico, a sheriff announced as he all but blamed the state’s sanctuary law for [...]

Police: California officer killing suspect in US illegally

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The police chief of a tiny California town fought back tears as he described the officer gunned down during a traffic stop as a patriot who fought hard to serve his adopted country while the man suspected of killing [...]

Moscow police arrest least 5 protesters near security office

MOSCOW (AP) – A human rights activist says Moscow police have arrested at least five protesters at an unsanctioned rally outside the headquarters of the Federal Security Service (FSB), the successor agency to the KGB. Oleg Yelanchik told [...]

Chérif Chekatt, Strasbourg Attacker, Is Killed by French Police, Officials Say

PARIS — The French police on Thursday night confronted and fatally shot the man believed to be responsible for killing three people and wounding many more in Strasbourg this week, bringing a tense, two-day manhunt to an end and providing [...]

Strasbourg Shooting Was Terrorism, France Says, as Police Search for Gunman

Being flagged with an S file — the “S” stands for La Sûreté de l’État, or security of the state — does not mean that the person has been convicted of an offense or is even suspected of one. Instead, it is a way for French security [...]

County to replace police guns at risk of misfire, failure

TOWSON, Md. (AP) – Baltimore County, Maryland, is set to spend $ 1.4 million to replace over 2,000 local law enforcement pistols that are at risk of misfiring or not firing. The Baltimore Sun reported Monday that the County Council entered [...]

To Protect Migrants From Police, a Dutch Church Service Never Ends

THE HAGUE — Jessa van der Vaart and Rosaliene Israel, two Dutch pastors, usually get to church by cycling through the streets of Amsterdam to a Protestant parish in the city center. But last Wednesday night, they packed their robes [...]

‘Yellow Vests’ Descend on Paris as Police Arrest Hundreds and Fire Tear Gas

PARIS — Thousands of demonstrators descended on Paris early Saturday, as residents braced for more mayhem and the police turned out in force, blocking access to main arteries and monuments that had been the focus last week of France’s [...]