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Watch firefighters blast drone out of sky with hose

In drone versus firehose there is one clear winner. But was the drone controller invading privacy, or are the firefighters guilty of destroying his property?

By June 10, 2015

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The latest joy: Selfies with police officers giving you a ticket

Technically Incorrect: In Sri Lanka, there's a curious new selfie trend, one the world shouldn't miss. And police say they like it.

By June 13, 2015

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School principal loses job for Facebook post about McKinney police

Technically Incorrect: A Florida principal's short message in support of the police officer in the now-infamous pool party video was deemed insensitive and lacking in common sense by the school district.

By June 11, 2015

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Another day, another YouTube video (or two) for the police to explain

Technically Incorrect: In McKinney, Texas, a police officer is videotaped bringing a 14-year-old girl to the ground. In Austin, Texas, a mounted policeman grabs a bystander's cell phone and throws it down. Is this just the beginning?

By June 8, 2015

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Police spot robbery suspect with drone, and then arrest him

Technically Incorrect: In Wisconsin, the cops have modern ways of giving chase. In this case, it's the local fire department's drone.

By June 2, 2015

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Police go on Facebook to charge Nickelback with crimes against music

Police in the Australian state of Queensland decide that the controversially bland band must be stopped.

By May 20, 2015

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The rise of the Internet police

For decades, the Internet has been like the Wild West, with anonymous users creating racist or hate-filled posts. Now the world's largest social networks are doing something about it.

By May 13, 2015

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Kidnapped woman calls for help via online pizza order, say police

Technically Incorrect: Tapping an app and begging for Pizza Hut to call 911 may have saved a Florida woman and her three children from her knife-wielding boyfriend.

By May 6, 2015

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Police tweet stoner's fascinating to-do list

Technically Incorrect: Australian police decide that their Twitter feed is the place to amuse followers after a house search.

By May 3, 2015

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GoFundMe pulls crowdfunding page for Baltimore police officers in Freddie Gray case

The Baltimore police union launches an effort to raise money for legal fees, but the fund-raising site says no go. It's the latest campaign involving alleged police misconduct that's been shuttered.

By May 2, 2015