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Police use new ordinance to crack down on street racing

Sep. 27, 2021 15:55 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Law enforcement used a new Portland code to issue citations, tow eight cars and arrest over a dozen people for street racing Sunday night, officials said. Portland police officers, Multnomah County Sheriff’s deputies and Oregon State Police...

SUV crashes into USPS truck, killing Florida mail carrier

Sep. 21, 2021 07:16 AM EDT

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — A mail carrier for the U.S. Postal Service died when a sports utility vehicle ran a stop sign in a Florida neighborhood and crashed into his vehicle, officials said. A 79-year-old man driving a Mercedes SUV collided with the postal truck, flipping...

Police: 45 people ejected, 32 arrested during Badgers game

Sep. 12, 2021 14:35 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin police say 45 people were ejected and 32 people were arrested during the football game between the Badgers and Eastern Michigan on Saturday night. Police say 30 of the 32 citations were issued to UW students. The list...

Herington police chief, assistant accused of trespassing

Sep. 09, 2021 17:54 PM EDT

HERINGTON, Kan. (AP) — The Herington police chief and an assistant police chief are facing misdemeanor trespassing charges after an investigation by the Kansas Bureau of Investigation. The KBI announced Wednesday that Chief John V. Matula, 36, was issued a summons to...

Nearly 3,300 citations issued during seat belt campaign

Sep. 09, 2021 11:08 AM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A special law enforcement campaign aimed at seat belt use generated nearly 3,300 citations in North Dakota, transportation officials said Thursday. Most of the citations, 1,325, were for speeding, according to the Department of Transportation....

Broncos' Chubb detained on warrant over traffic offenses

Sep. 07, 2021 19:18 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos Pro Bowl linebacker Bradley Chubb was detained Tuesday on a warrant for failing to appear in court last month to face traffic-related charges. Douglas County Sheriff's Sgt. Jeff Miller said Chubb was pulled over for speeding Tuesday...

Japan court summons NKorea leader over repatriation program

Sep. 07, 2021 09:56 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese court has summoned North Korea's leader to face demands for compensation by several ethnic Korean residents of Japan who say they suffered human rights abuses in North Korea after joining a resettlement program there that promised a “paradise on Earth,” a lawyer...

No. 12 Wisconsin dismisses freshman RB Crawford from team

Aug. 31, 2021 19:43 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin has dismissed freshman running back Loyal Crawford from the team after police said he armed himself with a knife during a fight in a dorm. Badgers coach Paul Chryst announced the dismissal Tuesday and said freshman running back Antwan...

Trooper lauded for traffic enforcement faces felony charges

Aug. 31, 2021 16:50 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware state trooper who has won recognition for his traffic enforcement efforts is facing criminal charges alleging that he issued phony traffic warnings to motorists. Authorities announced Tuesday that Cpl. Edwin R. Ramirez has been indicted on...

South Dakota AG got speeding ticket days before crash trial

Aug. 31, 2021 14:53 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota’s attorney general was ticketed for going 57 in a 35 mph zone last week, just days before he pleaded no contest to traffic charges for a car crash that killed a pedestrian last year. Jason Ravnsborg, the state's top law...