police

Australia Today

A Seal Helped Police Pull Off a $1 Billion Drug Bust

A gang of international drug smugglers was thwarted when a disgruntled elephant seal cornered them on the beach, forcing their arrest.
Gavin Butler
9.13.19
Australia Today

A Melbourne Ice Addict Dressed Up as a Cop and 'Raided' Another Drug User's House

He beat two men so badly with a hammer that legitimate police officers later thought they were dead.
Gavin Butler
9.4.19
News

One of Australia’s Most Expensive Police Cars Caught Fire After Being Parked on Some Grass

The $200,000 vehicle's state-of-the-art crime fighting technology somehow set fire to the grass, then itself.
Gavin Butler
8.30.19
WHITE SUPREMACY

Man Arrested with Grenade Launcher, Over a Dozen Firearms, and White Supremacist Propaganda

Police were originally responding to the scene of a car accident.
Tess Owen
8.21.19
Australia Today

Police Investigate the Mysterious Appearance of 'Chinese Police Cars' in Perth and Adelaide

The South Australian Premier described it as "quite a curious situation".
Gavin Butler
8.20.19
Breaking News

Six Police Officers Shot in Ongoing Active Shooting in Philadelphia

This is a developing news story. Please refresh for updates.
Tess Owen
8.14.19
extremism

Police Keep Arresting Young White Men For Trying to Copycat El Paso

At least six men have been arrested for making terroristic threats, stockpiling weapons, or plotting attacks since the massacre.
Tess Owen
8.13.19
ring

Ring Told People to Snitch on Their Neighbors in Exchange for Free Stuff

Ring helped people form private ‘Digital Neighborhood Watches’ where they report ‘suspicious activity’ in exchange for free Ring products and discounts, according to a presentation obtained by Motherboard.
Caroline Haskins
8.11.19
Australia Today

SA Police Offered a $30 Gift Card to Whichever Officer Issued the Most Traffic Fines

The police force has since retracted the incentive, saying it goes against official policy, and insisted that it has "no quotas" for fines.
Gavin Butler
8.7.19
Drugs

Malaysia’s Police Force Has A Drug Problem

It’s not just civilians who are succumbing to drug use in the country.
Meera Navlakha
7.31.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Violent Mob Attacks Push Hong Kongers to Take Self Defense Classes

The recent attacks have further eroded residents’ trust towards the government and police.
Meera Navlakha
7.28.19
SURVEILLANCE

How Amazon and the Cops Set Up an Elaborate Sting Operation That Accomplished Nothing

Behind-the-scenes emails show how Amazon and Ring worked with police in Aurora, Colorado to make people scared of each other.
Caroline Haskins
7.2.19
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