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“I work in a pretty busy county for the Sheriff's Office. as well as given a later day to appear in court. cHowever due to oe His vehicle was impounded since it is our standard procedure.er ounties with a lot of crime, our county jail faces over crowding and often times the crimminals lodged get released early. We work 12 hr shifts and I work on the weekend night shift from 6pm to 6am. So one busy Saturday night around 11 pm one of our deputies stopped a guy that was driving crazy and ended up arresting him for DUI. Usually when someone is arrested here for DUI they are lodged into the county jail and released once they sober up and of course ”
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Story submitted 08.21.07


Absolutely true story. A sergeant over at LAPD watched this criminal, who was evading the police, hit the center divider. His car lights up in flames (poetic?) and the sarge pulls this guy out, as the car blows up. Only we could have to go from catcher to saver in 2 seconds flat. Good work sarge. ...
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Story submitted 08.21.07


Three of us responded to an unknown trouble radio call. We found a male quite upset. He tells us that his wife is "a little off" and is around the corner with a weapon. We get to the carport next door and find a woman with a fireplace poker and 4 steak knives taped to the end of it. She is jabbing at nothing and talking to herself. Probably could have killed or at least tasered the suspect. Instead we talked her down. Quite a bit of ribbing from the troops, but better to negotiate for 5 m ...
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Story submitted 08.21.07


I love lawyers. I really really do. How come doctors don't scream "I'm a doctor" when you do a traffic stop on them? Teachers? Firemen? Only lawyers. ...
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Story submitted 08.21.07


Briefing training was about dealing with mentally ill perpetrators. I understand they are sick, but if they have a gun in their hand, doesn't the sick make them MORE dangerous? They seemed to be saying we should be shrinks out there, not cops. Also, how do we know what is the deal in someone's head? ...
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