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Thursday, April 4, 2013

Cop accused of leading drug robbery crew

CNN (blog)
A veteran New York police officer is accused of equipping a robbery crew with state-of-the art New York police equipment and helping them loot drug dealers out of a million dollars. The officer, Jose Tejada, 45, is also accused of allowing the robbery ...
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Police have linked a Stapleton man to the February knifepoint robbery of a Family Dollar store in Rosebank. Stephen Rodriguez, 34, of the 100 block of Gordon Street, was arrested on Monday, after detectives identified him through ...
San Jose Mercury News
REDWOOD CITY -- A man charged with a Redwood City bank robberyended up behind bars because a teller made the bold decision to follow him after the holdup while calling in updates to police, according to the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office.
Boston Herald
A plucky wheelchair-bound Lowell woman, whose purse was snatched by brazen teens in a daylight robbery, told the Herald her assailants are “idiots” and “jerks” and insisted they won't deter her from going out. Norma Holmes, 58, who has cerebral palsy, ...