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  • 30 arrested at Bel-Ridge home (Yes We Can Social Club)

    08/15/2011 4:37:02 PM PDT · by jakerobins · 2 replies
    BEL-RIDGE • St. Louis County Police arrested 30 people at a Bel-Ridge house last week while they were executing a search warrant to look for evidence of prostitution, alcohol violations, drugs, and weapons. The house, in the 8800 block of Snowhill Court, was raided early Friday morning by the county's tactical operations, K-9, and special investigating units. The address is listed as the location of the "Yes We Can Social Club" on the Missouri Secretary of State's website. It was incorporated in January for the purposes of "recreation" and says that assets from the corporation would be given "to another...
  • Wake County Voters Arrested For Voting Twice In 2008 (some typical RAT fraud in Raleigh)

    08/11/2011 10:06:32 PM PDT · by Libloather · 14 replies · 1+ views
    WITN ^ | 8/11/11
    Wake County Voters Arrested For Voting Twice In 2008Three Raleigh residents apparently thought casting one ballot in 2008 wasn't enough. Posted: 9:16 PM Aug 11, 2011 **SNIP** Authorities said Kierra Fontae Leache, Shelia Romona Hodges and Brandon Earl McLean each cast early ballots in the 2008 presidential election, then voted again on Election Day. They are charged with voter fraud and are free on $10,000 bond apiece. Wake County District Attorney Colon Willoughby said six more arrests are pending. Republicans leapt on news of the arrests Thursday to bolster support for a GOP-backed bill to require voters to show photo...
  • Three teens arrested for planned shooting at Lakeshore High in Mandeville

    08/05/2011 9:23:00 AM PDT · by Nachum · 11 replies ^ | 8/5/11 | staff
    MANDEVILLE, La. - St. Tammany Parish deputies have arrested three 15-year-olds on charges of conspiracy to commit terrorism after they say they thwarted a plan for a possible attack on Lakeshore High school Monday. Deputies said the alleged attack was to include shootings that would have coincided with the start of classes on Monday. Deputies became aware of the plan on July 17th, when school officials notified the Sheriff’s Office of the existence of a group, called “Day Zero,” members of which were all students at the school. Sheriff Strain credited school officials for helping to avert a potentially deadly...
  • Eleven (faith leaders) arrested after Capitol sit-in against budget cuts

    07/29/2011 3:00:36 AM PDT · by Libloather · 9 replies
    The Hill ^ | 7/28/11 | Debbie Siegelbaum
    Eleven arrested after Capitol sit-in against budget cutsBy Debbie Siegelbaum - 07/28/11 02:04 PM ET U.S. Capitol Police arrested 11 Christian and Jewish faith leaders Thursday after they staged a Capitol sit-in against budget cuts. The group called on the Obama administration and Congress not to “balance the budget on the backs of the poor,” according to the release sent out after the incident. The religious leaders, members of an interfaith coalition to protect the poor, have been charged with demonstrating within a U.S. Capitol building, according to a Capitol Police spokeswoman. All have been taken to Capitol Police headquarters...
  • Police Arrest First Three 'Fly In' Activists

    07/06/2011 3:46:55 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 15 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 7/7/11 | Gil Ronen
    Three anti-Israel activists from France and Belgium were arrested at Ben Gurion Airport Wednesday. Deportation orders have been issued against them and they will soon be flown out of the country. They are believed to be the earliest arrivals in a planned anti-Israeli “fly-in” to Ben Gurion Airport. The organizers of the hostile “fly-in” said activists would arrive in Israel on Thursday or Friday, and Israeli security forces fanned out at the airport on Wednesday, awaiting their arrival. Journalists, too, are on hand, awaiting to see whether the anti-Israeli forces succeed in surprising or embarrassing Israel. The activists apparently plan...
  • It Begins… WOMAN ARRESTED For Protesting Smart Meter Installation (Video)

    06/20/2011 8:59:45 AM PDT · by Nachum · 98 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 6/20/11 | Jim Hoft
    Posted by Jim Hoft on Monday, June 20, 2011, 6:19 AM It’s an Obama World… You will do as you’re told. You will keep your temperature at an Obama-approved level… Despite the double-standard set by our president. A woman was arrested this past weekend for not allowing officials to install a smart meters in her neighborhood. The P/Oed Patriot reported: reported: An activist protesting against the installation of ‘smart’ meters was arrested today for civil disobedience. Amy O’Hair was arrested at Monterey and Edna in the Sunnyside neighborhood of San Francisco at 9.30 on Saturday 18 June 2011. She...
  • Austria: Misunderstander of Islam arrested for plan to crash plane into Bundestag

    06/19/2011 12:22:20 PM PDT · by Nachum · 4 replies
    Jihad Watch ^ | 6/19/11 | Robert
    Yet another convert to Islam misunderstands his peaceful new religion. "Austrian National Arrested For Planning Bundestag Attack," from AGI, June 18 (thanks to all who sent this in): (AGI) Vienna- An Austrian national was arrested in Vienna and charged with terrorism. Detectives believe he was planning to crash a plane into the Bundestag, German parliament headquarters in Berlin. The suspect, 25-year-old Thomas al-J., is a young man who has converted to Islam. He was arrested Wednesday in his apartment in the Austrian capital and has also been accused of recruiting terrorists in order to send them to jihad training camps...
  • Activists Arrested After Being Attacked By Arabs

    06/15/2011 3:30:26 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 6 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 15/6/11 | Gavriel Queennan
    Women in Green head Nadia Matar was detained Wednesday by Civil Administration oficials after a violent confrontation initiated by Arabs near Netzer. Matar's saga began Tuesday night when Women in Green planted several large olive trees on state-owned land near Netzer on a hill connecting the Jewish communities of Elazer and Alon Shvut to stop Arab encroachment. "Arabs had started planting vines there, squatting on state owned land. Then they started fencing it in and we knew we had to step in. We ordered a huge truck and came in the night. We planted many large olive trees and hooked...
  • Four Yitzhar Arrestees Already Free; Why the Early-Morning Raid?

    06/13/2011 12:17:43 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 2 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 13/6/11 | Hillel Fendel
    The four residents of Yitzhar who were arrested in today's early-morning police raid in their homes are already free, having been released during the course of the day. The Shomron Residents Committee released this statement: "At 4:30 this morning, a staggering 200 elite police officers were mobilized, in cooperation with the Shabak (Israel Security Agency), in an operation to detain four law-abiding citizens in their homes and to confiscate a small number of computers in the Shomron community of Yitzhar, after a prolonged search. "No reason for this enormous waste of police time and manpower has yet been given, and...
  • Top war crimes suspect (Bosnian Serb wartime general Ratko) Mladic arrested in Serbia

    05/26/2011 9:08:42 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 8 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 5/26/11 | Aleksandar Vasovic - Reuters
    BELGRADE (Reuters) – Bosnian Serb wartime general Ratko Mladic was arrested in Serbia Thursday after years on the run from international genocide charges, opening the way for the once-pariah state to approach the European mainstream. Mladic, accused of orchestrating the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men and boys in the town of Srebrenica and a brutal 43-month siege of Sarajevo during Bosnia's 1992-5 war, was found in a farmhouse owned by a cousin, a police official said. "Mladic was handcuffed and whisked away," said the official, who said he been cooperative during the arrest. The formerly burly and widely-feared general was...
  • Man believed to be Ratko Mladic arrested

    05/26/2011 4:04:27 AM PDT · by Cardhu · 58 replies
    AlJazeera ^ | May 26th 2011 | Staff
    A man believed to be fugitive war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic has been arrested, an official from the Serbian interior ministry has said. "He has some physical features of Mladic. We are analysing his DNA now," an unnamed official told the Reuters news agency. Local media said police are carrying out DNA tests on a man who identified himself as Milorad Komadic, who was arrested on Thursday. Serbia's war crimes prosecutor refused to confirm or deny the reports, but Boris Tadic, Serbia's president, will hold a press conference later on Thursday. Mladic, the Bosnian Serb wartime army commander, is wanted...
  • Two Men Arrested Over Alleged Synagogue Plot in New York

    05/12/2011 9:31:12 AM PDT · by Nachum · 11 replies
    Fox ^ | 5/12/11 | Associated Press
    Two Americans have been arrested by New York City police for allegedly plotting to attack a synagogue in the New York area, Fox News has learned. One source described the case as the latest example of “homegrown” radicalization. The two men were identified as Mohammad Mamdouh, of Moroccan descent, and Ahmed Serhani, of Algerian descent. Serhani allegedly made a general statement about wanting to attack a synagogue –- though no specific synagogue was mentioned, according to initial information obtained by Fox News. With a history of drug dealing, Serhani was hoping to make enough money to purchase weapons and possibly...
  • Air America host arrested for disrupting Allen West town hall event

    04/26/2011 10:18:30 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 63 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 4/26/11 | Matthew Boyle - The Daily Caller
    Local police arrested a woman who appears to be former liberal radio network Air America host Nicole Sandler while she was disrupting Rep. Allen West’s Tuesday town hall event in Fort Lauderdale and harassing the Congressman’s wife. According to video obtained by Florida blogger Javier Manjarres, known better online as The Shark Tank, police charged Sandler, who revealed her name on camera, with trespassing after they removed her from the event and she “continued her tirade and used an expletive to address a police officer.” With Air America now defunct, Sandler hosts a self-described “progressive talk radio” show at
  • Obama Friend Arrested on Suspicion of Soliciting Prostitute

    04/07/2011 1:00:59 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 45 replies
    AOL News/AP ^ | 6/4/11 | Jaymes Song
    HONOLULU -- One of President Barack Obama's close friends has been arrested in Honolulu on suspicion of soliciting a prostitute. Robert "Bobby" Titcomb was one of four men arrested in an undercover sting operation late Monday and later released on $500 bail, according to Honolulu police. Titcomb, 49, attended Punahou School in Honolulu with Obama in the 1970s. The president graduated in 1979, a year before Titcomb. The two often golf, play basketball, go to the beach and dine together when the president returns home to Hawaii for vacation. Obama's family has also attended barbeques at Titcomb's beachside home in...
  • Obama golf pal arrested in Honolulu prostitution sting

    04/06/2011 6:23:22 PM PDT · by Sprite518 · 21 replies
    Star Advertiser ^ | 04/06/2011
    A regular Hawaii golfing buddy and Punahou School friend of President Barack Obama was among four people arrested during a prostitution sting operation in Kakaako by Honolulu police Monday night.
  • Anti-war protesters arrested near White House (while the rookie Hussein is on vacation?)

    03/19/2011 4:44:44 PM PDT · by Libloather · 24 replies
    KII TV ^ | 3/19/11 | Eric Tucker
    Anti-war protesters arrested near White HouseBy ERIC TUCKER Associated Press Updated: Mar 19, 2011 6:46 PM EDT WASHINGTON (AP) - More than 100 anti-war protesters, including the man who leaked the Pentagon Papers, were arrested outside the White House on Saturday in demonstrations marking the eighth anniversary of the U.S.-led war in Iraq. The protesters, some shouting anti-war slogans and singing "We Shall Not Be Moved," were arrested after ignoring orders to move away from the gates of the White House. The demonstrators cheered loudly as Daniel Ellsberg, the former military analyst who in 1971 leaked the Pentagon's secret history...
  • U.S. border town mayor arrested on gun running charges

    03/10/2011 8:28:15 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 15 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 3/10/11 | Tim Gaynor
    EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) The mayor and police chief of a small town on the U.S.-Mexico border were among 11 suspects indicted for allegedly trafficking around 200 guns to Mexico, authorities said on Thursday. The U.S. Attorney's office in New Mexico said the mayor of Columbus, Eddie Espinoza, the town's police chief Angelo Vega, and village trustee Blas Gutierrez were among those arrested on an 84-count indictment. "Gutierrez, Espinoza and Vega were duty sworn to protect and safeguard the people of Columbus," U.S. Attorney Kenneth J. Gonzales said in a statement. "Instead, they increased the risk of harm that the...

    02/15/2011 12:58:46 PM PST · by americanophile · 8 replies
    Telegraph (Passed to the Telegraph by WikiLeaks) ^ | February 15, 2011 | Passed to the Telegraph by WikiLeaks
    For the first time in recent memory, an Egyptian criminal court has sentenced a Coptic Orthodox priest to prison. On October 12, a criminal court convicted the priest, Father Met'aus Abbas Wahby, pastor of the Kerdasa Coptic Orthodox Church in Giza, Cairo Governorate, of forgery and sentenced him to five years in prison. The forgery charge stems from Father Wahby's role in presiding over the recent wedding of a woman who converted from Islam to Christianity and apparently used a forged identification document to establish her Christian identity. Immediately following the conviction, Father Wahby was taken into custody and on...
  • 25 arrested at California conservative meeting

    01/30/2011 6:53:57 PM PST · by quantim · 34 replies · 1+ views
    AP/WorldMag ^ | Jan 30, 9:10 PM EST
    LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) -- Authorities in California say 25 protesters have been arrested for trespassing outside a strategy session of conservative political donors at a Palm Springs-area resort.
  • Man arrested with explosives at Michigan mosque (load of class-C fireworks, including M80s)

    01/30/2011 12:51:56 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 193 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 1/30/11 | Jeff Karoub - ap
    DETROIT – A 63-year-old Southern California man who had explosives in his vehicle was arrested outside one of the nation's largest mosques in the Detroit suburb of Dearborn, authorities in Michigan said. Dearborn police said Roger Stockham was arraigned Wednesday on one count of making a false report or threat of terrorism and one count of possessing explosives with an unlawful intent. Stockham had a large but undisclosed quantity of class-C fireworks including M-80s, which are outlawed in Michigan, Chief Ronald Haddad said.
  • (Vanity) Anyone else catch the fact that several of these mobsters grabbed up were *UNION* Leaders!

    01/20/2011 12:30:21 PM PST · by DGHoodini · 21 replies
    Thursday, Jan 20th, 2011 | DGHoodini
    Haven't found a news story yet that really goes into detail about the union leaders who were arrested. Wouldn't surprise me to see the "MSM" do whatever they can to downplay *their* arrests...But my my my! Wouldn't it be great if Ed 'Hate Pig' Shults connections to his fellow union "Goombahs" were uncovered? >;)
  • Over 70 Christians Arrested in Iran during Christmas

    01/05/2011 12:50:01 PM PST · by Springfield Reformer · 6 replies
    Advancing Native Missions | January 5, 2011 | Victor Morris
    Over 70 Christians Arrested in Iran during Christmas Urgent Prayer Needed! In the early morning hours after Christmas day, the Iranian government arrested 25 Christians in Tehran and other locations. They also planned to detain sixteen others, but were unable to locate them. There are also unconfirmed reports that the authorities have arrested over 50 other Christians. According to BBC Persian, the Governor of Tehran has vowed to arrest more evangelical Christians. One of those detained was able to make a call to friends from an unknown location on the morning of the arrests, leaving this message: "Unfortunately early this...
  • Two East Jerusalem residents arrested over Hamas plot to fire rockets into Israeli soccer game

    01/02/2011 11:34:53 AM PST · by Nachum · 4 replies
    Haaretz ^ | 1/2/11 | Anshel Pfeffer
    The Shin Bet security service has arrested two Palestinian residents of East Jerusalem suspected of plotting to fire rockets at a major sports stadium in the capital on behalf of Hamas, a gag order lifted Sunday revealed. Mussa Hamada and Basem Omri, both Israeli citizens, were allegedly planning to carry out the attack on Teddy Stadium during a Premier League soccer game, but the plot never came into fruition. Both suspects have allegedly been affiliated with terrorist activities organized by Hamas and the Muslim Brotherhood for a number of years.
  • Duke U. False Rape Accuser Now on Trial for Domestic Violence

    12/16/2010 2:06:59 PM PST · by FreeManDC · 7 replies
    Durham News Observer ^ | December 15, 2010 | JESSE JAMES DECONTO
    Officer Testifies at Mangum Trial DURHAM -- When Cpl. John Tyler got to the small Lincoln Street apartment just after midnight in February he was responding to a 911 call placed by a scared 9-year-old girl, he testified Thursday. "Once the telecommunicator heard the screaming, the complainant appeared to be scared and hung up," Tyler said describing the information he had as he entered Crystal Mangum's apartment. Tyler was the second witness to testify Thursday in Mangum's trial, in which she faces multiple felony charges related to the Feb. 17 domestic violence call. The charges include arson, injury to personal...
  • 2 men arrested; SUV searched for bombs near military housing

    11/27/2010 9:06:25 PM PST · by BuckyKat · 24 replies · 1+ views
    Honolulu Star Advertiser ^ | 11/27/2010 | Star Advertiser Staff
    Honolulu police shut down the Ala Kapuna off-ramp along Moanalua Freeway Honolulu-bound for about two hours this afternoon to investigate a suspicious vehicle that may contain explosives, police dispatch reported.
  • Gunman arrested after shooting ex-vice president's son [Taiwan]

    11/26/2010 7:18:25 AM PST · by sand lake bar
    Focus Taiwan ^ | 11/26/10
    Taipei, Nov. 26 (CNA) A gunman who allegedly shot Sean Lien, the son of former Vice President Lien Chan, at an election rally in a Taipei City suburb Friday night has been arrested, Criminal Investigation Bureau Director-General Lin Teh-hua has confirmed. According to Lin, the alleged gunman was believed to be a member of a gang in Yonghe City in Taipei County, but he provided no other details. Lien, 40, was rushed to National Taiwan University Hospital for emergency treatment, but President Ma Ying-jeou said at a campaign rally for Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin that Lien's wound was not life...
  • Young rappers arrested in Iran (Never to be heard from again?)

    11/08/2010 2:04:54 PM PST · by Libloather · 14 replies
    CNN ^ | 11/07/10 | Reza Sayah
    Young rappers arrested in IranNovember 07, 2010|By Reza Sayah, CNN Police in Tehran have arrested several members of underground Iranian rap groups, the semi-offical ILNA news agency reported. Tehran Police Chief Hussain Sajedinia told ILNA that several young boys and girls were discovered using vacant homes to record and videotape illegal rap music for various websites and satellite networks. Police raided the homes, arrested the young musicians and confiscated "western style musical instruments" and several bottles of liquor, according to ILNA.
  • Candidate in California governor's race arrested (Green Party's Laura Wells tried to crash debate)

    10/13/2010 3:49:25 PM PDT · by Libloather · 3 replies
    CNN ^ | 10/13/10 | Samuel Gardner
    Candidate in California governor's race arrestedFrom Samuel Gardner, CNN October 13, 2010 3:55 a.m. EDT (CNN) -- A Green Party candidate in the California's governor's race was arrested Tuesday after trying to get into a debate she was not allowed to participate in. Laura Wells, 62, from Oakland tried to enter a debate between leading candidates in the race: Republican gubernatorial nominee Meg Whitman and Democratic opponent Jerry Brown, police said. The event was at Dominican University of California in the northern city of San Rafael. Wells was not allowed to be part of the debate because of her lack...
  • 8 Dems Arrested in Bell, CA 'Corruption on Steroids' - Not a Single Mention of Affiliation From MSM

    09/21/2010 7:14:02 PM PDT · by jdfromny · 4 replies ^ | 9/21/10 | Lachlan Markay
    Today, eight city council members were arrested in Bell, California for what Los Angeles County District Attorney labeled "corruption on steroids." Thus far, every major news outlet that has reported on the story has omitted the fact that all eight individuals arrested are Democrats. These glaring omissions come only weeks after NewsBusters reported that of the 351 stories on the then-brewing controversy, 350 had omitted party affiliations, and one had mentioned they were Democrats only in apologizing for not doing so sooner. ABC, CBS, the Los Angeles Times, the Associated Press, Bloomberg, USA Today, CNN, MSNBC, NPR, and the San...
  • Hamas intelligence chief arrested in Egypt

    09/19/2010 2:08:44 PM PDT · by Nachum · 2 replies
    Haaretz [Israel] ^ | 9/19/10 | Staff
    Relatives of Mohammed Dababish, a top Hamas security official in the Gaza Strip, say he was arrested at Cairo airport while returning from a pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia. Egyptian officials confirmed Sunday a member of Hamas' military wing had been arrested before the weekend at Cairo's airport because his name was on a wanted list for using falsified travel documents. (Snip) Egypt has arrested a string of Hamas figures since an Egyptian soldier was killed in a border shooting early this year.
  • Paris Hilton arrested on cocaine charge in Vegas

    08/28/2010 1:00:49 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 34 replies
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 8/28/10 | Ken Ritter - ap
    LAS VEGAS – Paris Hilton was arrested late Friday after a police motorcycle officer smelled marijuana smoke wafting from a black Cadillac Escalade driven by her boyfriend on the Las Vegas Strip, then found cocaine in her purse, authorities said. A crowd quickly gathered when Hilton and Las Vegas nightclub mogul Cy Waits were stopped about 11:30 p.m. Friday in the vehicle near the Wynn Las Vegas resort on Las Vegas Boulevard, police said. The 29-year-old celebrity socialite asked to go into the hotel for privacy because of the number people gathering, ..
  • Arizona escapee, alleged accomplice arrested

    08/19/2010 11:21:46 PM PDT · by Justaham · 28 replies
    CNN ^ | 8-20-10
    Authorities have captured an Arizona prison escapee and an alleged accomplice who have been on the run since last month, the Arizona Department of Corrections said late Thursday. John McCluskey and Casslyn Mae Welch were arrested in the Springerville, Arizona-area, according to the department. McCluskey, 45, was serving a 15-year sentence for attempted second-degree murder and other charges when he and fellow convicts Tracy Province and Daniel Renwick broke out of the prison July 30, allegedly with Welch's help. Province and Renwick are already in custody. Welch, who was on the visitation list for one of the inmates, threw cutting...
  • Police: Obama protesters arrested after leaving ‘free-speech zone’

    08/10/2010 2:41:43 PM PDT · by Nachum · 28 replies
    the statesman ^ | 8/10/10 | Claudia Grisales
    Four protesters taken into custody Monday at the University of Texas during President Obama’s visit were asked repeatedly to leave by law enforcement and UT officials, but did not, according to arrest affidavits filed Tuesday. Subsequently, they were all arrested and now face criminal trespass charges, a Class B misdemeanor, the affidavits said. According to jail records, none of the four is still in custody. Those charged are Daniel McCarthy, a 22-year-old Texas State University student who is running for mayor of San Marcos; Chanda Seymour, 31; Robin Schneider, 50; and John Bush, the 26-year-old director of Texans for Accountable...
  • Man To 911: I Need Ride To Liquor Store

    08/04/2010 10:31:43 AM PDT · by inflorida · 17 replies
    News 4 Jax ^ | August 3, 2010
    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- A St. Johns County man was arrested after police said he called 911 to ask for a ride to the liquor store.Police said 57-year-old George McMurrain had already called 911 twice Saturday night when he called to ask for a ride to buy alcohol.That's when an officer went to the Budget Inn on Anastasia Boulevard to arrest McMurrain.Dispatcher: This is 911. Suspect: I need a, I need a -- a ride. Dispatcher: You need a ride? Suspect: Yes, to the liquor store. Dispatcher: Um. Suspect: Sheriff said she'd give me a ride.
  • 15-year-old boy arrested in attack on Mexican immigrant on Staten Island {"Liberian immigrant"}

    08/02/2010 1:58:30 PM PDT · by drpix · 23 replies · 9+ views ^ | 8/2/10 | Rocco Parascandola
    A 15-year-old boy has been busted in the robbing and beating of a Mexican immigrant on Staten Island, the latest in a string of hate crimes... The 18-year-old victim was beaten and robbed... The suspect a Liberian immigrant who is now a U.S. citizen...
  • CHRISTIANS ARRESTED at Arab Festival

    08/01/2010 4:50:30 AM PDT · by geraldmcg · 98 replies · 10+ views
    WebToday ^ | 8-1-10 | WebToday
    A trial date has been set for September 16th in District Court in Dearborn, Michigan with four Christians charged with breach of the peace after they tried to share their Christian faith to Muslims at the June 18th International Arab festival. As the four were taken off to jail, many in the crowd shouted "Allah Akbar" as the four were placed in handcuffs. Robert Muise of the Thomas More Law Center says there is the very strong possibility that a federal Civil Rights case will be filed on behalf of the four Christians. Muise also says, "It's evident that the...
  • Snooki of 'Jersey Shore' arrested in NJ beach town (disorderly conduct, 'bothering' beachgoers)

    07/31/2010 1:23:48 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 45 replies · 4+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 7/31/10 | AP
    SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. – "Jersey Shore" cast member Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi has been arrested in the New Jersey beach town where the MTV show is based. Seaside Heights Police Chief Thomas Boyd says Polizzi was arrested at around 3:25 p.m. Friday and charged with disorderly conduct after other beachgoers reported she was bothering them. Polizzi was processed at police headquarters and released on a summons.
  • Man Arrested For Breaking Into Bar, Selling Drinks

    07/21/2010 1:49:44 PM PDT · by rawhide · 56 replies · 2+ views ^ | 7-21-10
    Auburn,CA. A Placer County man has been arrested after he broke into a shuttered bar, reopened the business and started selling drinks to unwitting customers, according to the Placer County Sheriff's department. The Placer County Sheriff's department arrested 29-year-old Travis Kevie of Newcastle after his 4-day stint as the barkeep of the historic Valencia Club in Penryn which had been shutdown for more than a year. Detective Jim Hudson became suspicious after reading about the Valencia Club's re-opening in an Auburn Journal newspaper article that featured a picture of Kevie and identified him as the club's new "owner/operator". Not only...
  • 4 Christian missionaries arrested for handing out literature at Arab Festival arraigned in Michigan

    07/13/2010 10:30:14 AM PDT · by Patriot1259 · 8 replies ^ | 07/13/2010 | Michael Ireland
    All four defendants pleaded not guilty. The four were arrested on June 18 while handing out Christian literature and videotaping themselves. The website reports the group said they were arrested over religion, but police insist that it's not true, and continue to stand behind their arrest. The website also stated that Dearborn Mayor Jack O'Reilly defends his police department's arrest, saying he saw the video police confiscated from them and he believes the missionaries came into town to cause trouble. ...
  • Arab festival in Michigan 2009 Sharia in the US!!!! Persecution here?

    07/12/2010 12:00:20 PM PDT · by mikelets456 · 5 replies
    Youtube ^ | 6/23/2009 | Youtube
    Video: Sharia law in the USA?
  • Ariz. immigrant law protesters arrested in Calif.

    06/03/2010 6:45:02 PM PDT · by SandRat · 19 replies · 435+ views
    Eight people in California who chained themselves together to protest Arizona's immigration law have been arrested outside Santa Ana's federal building. Police took them into custody Thursday after they tied up traffic and refused to leave the street. About 60 activists called on Santa Ana to declare itself a sanctuary city for immigrants and criticized the new Arizona immigration law. It requires police to ask people about their immigration status if there is "reasonable suspicion" that they're in the country illegally. A police spokesman says the eight protesters will be cited and released if they cooperate with officers at the...
  • Jim Greer, former head of FL GOP Arrested

    06/02/2010 7:24:03 AM PDT · by NautiNurse · 123 replies · 4,822+ views
    Tampa Bay Online ^ | 2 June 2010 | TBO
    <p>Breaking hard--Jim Greer has been arrested at his home. Charges currently unknown.</p>
  • Man arrested after US forces flight to divert

    05/31/2010 1:36:37 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 8 replies · 910+ views
    Associated Press ^ | May 31, 2010
    MONTREAL (AP) -- Canadian authorities identified Monday a man arrested on an Aeromexico flight from Paris to Mexico that was forced to divert to Montreal after U.S. authorities refused to let the plane use U.S. airspace. Abdirahman Ali Gaall was arrested Sunday at Montreal's Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, said Robert Gervais, an Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada spokesman.
  • Alien wearing 'I'm hiding from the cops' T-shirt arrested on molestation charge

    05/20/2010 12:42:33 PM PDT · by Mount Athos · 35 replies · 1,334+ views
    Alabama Press-Register ^ | May 20, 2010 | Cherie Ward
    An illegal immigrant was wearing an "I'm hiding from the cops" shirt when he was arrested on child molestation charges, authorities said today William Velasquez Castillo, 27, was arrested by U.S. Marshals in Lucedale late Wednesday evening, Jackson County Sheriff Mike Byrd said. Investigators have been searching for Castillo since April 3 when a 10-year-old girl told investigators he molested her in a vehicle in Ocean Springs, Byrd said. Castillo's last known residence was on Derry Street in Ocean Springs, the sheriff added. A warrant was issued for Castillo on April 23 and detectives believe he fled the area shortly...
  • Texas high school basketball star turns out to be an imposter (22 yr old HS Senior Alert)

    05/12/2010 9:29:39 AM PDT · by Thurston_Howell_III · 21 replies · 1,154+ views
    Police in Texas have determined that a high school basketball player who led his team to the state playoffs this past season was actually a 22-year-old man who previously had played high school basketball in Florida. According to police, Guerdwich Montimere had enrolled at Permian High school in Odessa, Texas, claiming to be 16-year-old Jerry Joseph, for the 2009-10 academic year. Claiming to be homeless, he was taken in by the school's basketball coach, Danny Wright, and lived at the coach's house. However, last month, Montimere was recognized at a basketball tournament by coaches from Florida for whom he played...
  • Grandmother Arrested After Slapping Granddaughter for Cursing at Her

    05/04/2010 7:55:03 AM PDT · by Mind Freed · 41 replies · 1,019+ views
    <p>Florida -- reports that Theresa Collier, a 73-year-old grandmother was arrested last week for slapping her 18-year-old granddaughter who was swearing at her.</p> <p>Collier says she allowed her 18-year-old granddaughter, Felicia Collier, who had just gotten kicked out of Catholic school and is now enrolled in online classes, to use her computer to do homework. Felicia was kicked out for cursing at a nun, explained Collier.</p>
  • 500 arrested in German May Day clashes (Leftists turn violent, destructive)

    05/02/2010 1:35:47 PM PDT · by Libloather · 14 replies · 460+ views ^ | 5/02/10
    500 arrested in German May Day clashesAgence France-Presse First Posted 15:53:00 05/02/2010 BERLIN—(UPDATE) German authorities said Sunday they made more than 500 arrests in May Day clashes in Berlin and Hamburg that left 100 police injured, but that there had been less violence in the capital than in 2009. In Berlin, around 450 people were detained in a day of vandalism and pitched battles between far-right skinheads, anti-fascist groups and more than 7,000 police. Eighty-four police were injured, including one seriously. During the day, several thousand anti-fascist demonstrators staged sit-ins and succeeded in forcing some 700 neo-Nazis to cut short...
  • Two NY Men Arrested For Trying to Help Al Qaeda

    04/30/2010 1:23:06 PM PDT · by Nachum · 6 replies · 217+ views
    cbs ^ | 4/30/10 | CBS/AP
    Two United States citizens residing in Brooklyn, N.Y., have been arrested and charged with trying to aid Al Qaeda terrorists. According to the indictment obtained by CBS News, the men, Wesam El-Hanafi, 33, and Sabirhan Hasanoff, 34, are charged with one count of "conspiracy to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization." The charge carries a maximum sentence of 15 years in prison.
  • Two arrested two over monkey meatballs

    04/28/2010 7:26:45 PM PDT · by mainsail that · 31 replies · 649+ views
    Reuters ^ | 4-27-2010 | Reuters
    (Reuters) - Indonesian police have arrested a couple who made meatballs from the flesh of protected monkeys, an animal conservation group said on Wednesday. The pair poached dozens of rare Javan langurs, also known as silver-leaf monkeys, from Baluran National Park in the east of Java island, according to a statement released by Indonesia-based animal protection group ProFauna.
  • BREAKING NEWS: Major Arizona drug smuggling ring broken up

    04/27/2010 6:36:38 PM PDT · by SandRat · 53 replies · 3,659+ views
    High tech highly sophisticated drug smuggling ring. County employee in the prosecutors office among those arrested.