Tacoma police K9 killed, homicide suspect wounded in shootout

A Tacoma, Wash., police K9 died in the line of duty early Thursday morning due to injuries suffered during the pursuit of an armed homicide suspect, who also was wounded in the shootout, police said. Ronja, a 2-year-old German shepherd, and her partner, officer Jennifer Syler, responded after officers spotted the suspect driving at around […]

Chicago police hunt men seen looting Sunglass Hut on video

Chicago police are seeking two suspects who were captured on surveillance footage early Monday appearing to break into a Sunglass Hut store in Chicago. The apparent looting was recorded between 2 and 4:10 a.m. at 900 N. Michigan Ave., a multistory city mall, police said. Video released to the public showed the first suspect appearing […]

Kamala Harris, despite law-and-order rep, repeatedly hit for leniency during prosecutor years

Sen. Kamala Harris, who this week was announced as Joe Biden’s vice presidential running mate, has received high-profile criticism from the left for her record as a tough prosecutor — but Harris also stirred controversy during that period for allegedly going easy on criminal defendants in a number of cases, including by refusing to seek […]