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Big Fat Turkey



“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 ”
submitted 03.10.09
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Story submitted 09.11.07


Most cops have handled an attempt suicide call at some time in their career. Ours was a man with a gun, threatening to shoot himself. Odd thing was he was at the local cemetery (convenient)! When we arrived, he had already done the deed. I will leave out the details, except to say it was a mess. Turns out he had written a love note to the person whose gravestone was now covered with his brains. That person? Marilyn Monroe. ...
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Story submitted 09.06.07


When I worked the field some years ago, my wife would always complain that I smelled like a dead body when I got home. "Hi honey, I'm home!" The weary police officer said as he walked into the front door. "Dude, you stink, go take your clothes off out in the garage and take a shower!" His wife replied. We're a long way from Mayberry. ...
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Story submitted 09.06.07


Summers are always the busy season in police-work. It was about noon in late August in Los Angeles and probably about a hundred degrees of dry heat outside. No humidity here. I received a, "Possible Death Investigation." It was 'possible' because the neighbors described a foul odor eminating from the house next door and had not seen their neighbor for a couple of weeks. As we pulled up to the neighborhood, a collection of very small, single level detached one bedroom apartments, we coul ...
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Story submitted 09.02.07


This guy got shot last night, point blank with a 12 guage shotgun. Literally blew his head OFF. Gang on gang thing. Isn't it amazing that they continue to do this to one another? Solutions...education? Jobs? More cops? Gheez I get tired of seeing pieces of skull on the pavement. ...
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Story submitted 09.02.07


I have always thought that parents cause a lot of the problems for cops. We had this guy last night, all "spun" (street talk for methamphetamine). He almost got shot, because he was carrying a fake gun which looked real. He had this with him to protect himself from the invisible demons he saw only when high. After arresting him, we talked to his "girlfriend." She was 17. He was 37. That is bad enough, but when we called her dad to come pick her up from her home several hundred miles awa ...
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