It’s a wrap: Russian Batmobile towed away in plastic after city jaunt

MOSCOW (Reuters) – A would-be Russian superhero returned to reality with a bump when police pulled him over as he drove a replica Batmobile through Moscow. The vehicle was... Read more »

Malta police chief quits after criticism over journalist’s murder

VALLETTA (Reuters) – Malta’s police chief has quit following criticism of his handling of the investigation into the murder of anti-corruption journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. FILE PHOTO: Lawrence Cutajar,... Read more »

Chicago police officer suspended for slamming man to ground during arrest

(Reuters) – A Chicago police officer was suspended this week after video recorded by a bystander showed him hurling a man forcefully onto the sidewalk during an arrest, in... Read more »

‘This looks so bad,’ says white Texas cop on horseback, leading black man on a rope

(Reuters) – One of two white police officers who rode through the streets of Galveston, Texas, on horseback escorting a black man walking tethered to a rope is heard... Read more »

Two children dead in Ohio, 10 people injured when stolen police car crashes

(Reuters) – Two children were killed and at least 10 people injured, including other children, on Monday in a multi-vehicle crash involving a stolen police car in Dayton, Ohio,... Read more »

California deputy made up sniper story, was not hurt, authorities say

(Reuters) – A Southern California sheriff’s deputy made up a story that a sniper shot him in the shoulder, an incident that sent police SWAT teams hunting for the... Read more »

Former police officer charged with murder for botched Houston raid

(Reuters) – Prosecutors charged a former Houston police officer on Friday with two counts of murder and another ex-officer with evidence tampering, in connection with a deadly drug raid... Read more »

Police search for sniper who shot Los Angeles County deputy sheriff

(Reuters) – A sniper opened fire at a Los Angeles County sheriff’s station on Wednesday afternoon, wounding a deputy and sending police SWAT teams hunting for a gunman on... Read more »

California Highway Patrol officer, suspect killed in shootout

(Reuters) – A California Highway Patrol (CHP) officer was killed along with the suspected gunman during a shootout in southern California on Monday, police said. Two other officers were... Read more »

Phoenix residents boo police, demand reforms after child shoplifter incident

(Reuters) – Phoenix police and city officials were met with shouts and boos at a community meeting on Tuesday over a viral cellphone video showing an officer pointing a... Read more »