- Baltimore police investigating officer involved shootingBaltimore police are investigating a shooting involving police officers Thursday evening, according to the department.
- Police swarm home of mortified mom who left her ‘corpse’ outsideA U.K. woman was mortified after an errantly placed Halloween prop prompted a squad of 10 police officers to surround her home on the suspicion that she’d committed murder.
- Big Pharma execs mocked West Virginia, Kentucky as opioid overdoses soared: reportPharmaceutical executives mocked Kentucky and West Virginia residents as “Pillbillies” and drug addicts as concerns in both states grew over the opioid epidemic, according to emails recently unveiled in court.
- Texas constable shot multiple times during chase of two suspectsA Texas constable was shot multiple times Thursday while chasing two murder suspects, according to reports.
- NYPD officer shot three times released from hospital; union head says leaders ‘holding back our police’The head of the union that represents New York City police officers assailed local leaders Thursday for "holding back our police" moments after an officer was released from a hospital to a hero's welcome after being shot three times the night before.
- North Carolina school district goes remote because of gas shortageWith parts of the Southeastern U.S. still recovering from a pipeline hack that resulted in fuel shortages, a North Carolina school district is reverting to remote learning on Friday due to concerns staff and students don’t have enough gas to get to class.
- Fort Jackson pauses 'weapons immersion training' after Army trainee goes AWOL, hijacks busOfficials at the Army’s Fort Jackson in South Carolina have suspended weapons immersion training a week after a trainee allegedly went AWOL with his unloaded rifle and hijacked a school bus.