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  • Milwaukee Sheriff Clarke takes job with Homeland Security

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    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke says he’s taken job as assistant secretary at the Department of Homeland Security.

  • UGA police investigate missing drugs within tennis programs

    ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — The University of Georgia police department is investigating the possible theft of prescription drugs within the school’s tennis programs.

  • Judge in New Mexico deputy killing case denies dismissal bid

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 23 ALARM 7:28 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 2001 N. First St. in reference to a burglary alarm. Sept. 22 ARRESTS…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 22 ARRESTS 6:37 a.m. – Stephen M. Catano, 25, of Ruidoso Downs, arrested on a municipal warrant for failure to appear…

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