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Police: 'Significant' New Evidence in Detective's Shooting

U.S. News

Commissioner Kevin Davis declined to say specifically what was discovered. But at a press conference Monday, he said an autopsy completed over the weekend prompted police to return to the crime scene, where they recovered the evidence.

Police: No evidence CEO's death anything other than accident

U.S. News

Oklahoma City police say they found no evidence that the death of businessman Aubrey McClendon in a vehicle crash a day after he was indicted by a federal grand jury was anything other than an accident.

Police Captain Indicted Following Evidence Room Theft

U.S. News

Prosecutors say West Springfield Capt. Daniel Spaulding was indicted Friday for allegedly stealing more than $1,000 from the department. Spaulding was charged with using an official position to obtain unwarranted privilege.

New DNA evidence leads to arrest in 1980 slaying of 14-year-old babysitter

Los Angeles Times

It's been almost four decades since 14-year-old Suzanne Bombardier was abducted and killed while babysitting, and ever since then the identity of her killer has remained a mystery.

Report Faults Police Leadership in Evidence Room Scandal

U.S. News

An independent investigation commissioned by the city, also released Wednesday, faulted a former police chief and deputy chief for failing to audit the department's disorganized evidence room and ignoring signs that the officer in charge was struggling with alcoholism.