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Facebook to police private sale of firearms

The company is implementing new restrictions around the sale of regulated items following pressure from gun-control advocates.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Hacker sentenced to three years for breaching police sites

A man said to be affiliated with the hacking collective Anonymous gets prison time for breaking into police and municipal Web sites in Utah, New York, Missouri, and California.

By Sep. 12, 2013

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Chrysler recalls 9,688 Dodge Charger police vehicles

Chrysler is recalling 9,688 Dodge Charger police vehicles to change and relocate the ABS/ESC fuse and replace the headlamp jumper harness.

By Feb. 13, 2012

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Man arrested for wiretapping after filming police officer

A Massachusetts man is arrested and has his phone taken from him. He was recording a police officer talking loudly and swearing. The recording has now mysteriously disappeared.

By Mar. 8, 2014

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Police probe death of Bitcoin exchange's young CEO

The cause of Autumn Radtke's death is still under investigation, yet rumors abound that she committed suicide.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Kentucky police chief to be paid in Bitcoin

As the virtual currency rockets toward a trading value of $1,200, Tony Vaughn of tiny Kentucky town Vicco is trading in his bank account for a Bitcoin wallet.

By Dec. 4, 2013

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Twitter account parodying mayor leads to heavy police raid

Police In Peoria, Ill., seize phones and computers in search of the authors of a fake Twitter account that mocked the mayor. Though Twitter had already shut the account, as many as seven police officers were deputed to conduct the raid.

By Apr. 17, 2014

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Mom checks Facebook, stops son from being shot, police say

A Utah mom sees comments on her son's Facebook page. They are from teens who allegedly claim they will shoot him. She informs the police, who say that the teens were ready to carry out the threat.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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Justin Bieber's iPhone: What will the police find?

While investigating an alleged egging of a neighbor's house, police seize Justin Bieber's iPhone in search of, well, messages egging on the egging. The star, though, is said to be in fear of what else the police might find.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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Dallas police chief proudly announces firings on Twitter

David Brown likes to use social media to post when he has terminated an employee. He even offers reasons. Unreasonable?

By Jan. 7, 2014