LeBron's Team Requested Extra Police At His Home For Announcement

Remember all the way back to yesterday, when police cars were spotted outside LeBron James's home, leading to all sorts of frenzied speculation? As it turns, the presence of those officers actually wasn't a coincidence—his team requested extra off-duty officers for the Bath, Ohio spread specifically for Thursday and… » 7/11/14 5:21pm 7/11/14 5:21pm

Police Close Boston Marathon Finish Line, Detonate Unattended Backpacks

Police evacuated the Boston Marathon finish line earlier tonight after they discovered two unattended backpacks at the site of last year's bombings. Both bags were detonated by a bomb squad. One of the bags contained a rice cooker filled with confetti; the other contained photo equipment. » 4/15/14 8:00pm 4/15/14 8:00pm

Police Summons: Ray Rice Knocked Fiancée Out

The Atlantic City Police summons for Ray Rice provides more detail regarding the "very minor physical altercation" over the weekend. According to the description of the incident in Rice's summons, Rice struck his fiancée Janay Palmer "with his hand, rendering her unconscious, at the Revel Casino." Earlier today, TMZ… » 2/19/14 5:10pm 2/19/14 5:10pm

Report: Jameis Winston Case Stalled When Woman Stopped Cooperating

The investigation into Jameis Winston's role in a sexual battery allegation had been "inactive" in February because the complainant told police she didn't want to pursue charges, according to an email sent by a city official last week. But a Tallahassee police spokesman says the case was made active again earlier this… » 11/19/13 4:59pm 11/19/13 4:59pm

One Manchester United Fan Was So Upset By Nani's Red Card, He Called…

United washed out of the Champions League yesterday, conceding two backbreaking goals to Real Madrid almost immediately after Nani was sent off for an unintentional boot into the torso of Álvaro Arbeloa. It was controversial as all get-out—you can see the video here—and surely swung the result. » 3/06/13 3:25pm 3/06/13 3:25pm

"I Chase Him, I Bite Him, Bad Man, He Tasty": Police Dog Writes Witness…

Prosecutors in England, prepping for a case, repeatedly contacted a police department for details on the arrest—specifically, they demanded a witness statement from "PD Peach," an officer who assisted. The problem is, PD stands for Police Dog, and Peach is an adorable German Shepherd, and as such is incapable of… » 2/18/13 3:55pm 2/18/13 3:55pm

A Soccer Match Between Teams From Argentina And Brazil Ended Early…

This happened a couple of days ago, but we missed it with everything else going on. At Wednesday evening's Copa Sudamericana—Wikipedia calls it "the second most prestigious club competition in South American football"—between Brazil's São Paulo and Argentina's Tigre, some pre-match gamesmanship and a brawl as the… » 12/15/12 10:00am 12/15/12 10:00am

"I Have To Deal With My Other Girl, Man," Jovan Belcher Says In Police…

In the video, police walk up to Belcher's car, tap on his windows, and talk with him about his job ("What position do you play?"), whether he would be driving anywhere else, and what his plans were for the night. The sound starts at 4:56, whereupon Belcher assures the first officer that he didn't steal the car, and… » 12/08/12 9:45am 12/08/12 9:45am

Police Officer Suspended For Dunking His Head In A Bucket Of Urine At A…

Is your pride worth $450? That's how much one Browns fan earned from his friends for sticking his head into a bucket of human piss, before Cleveland's Week 6 game last month. He was none the worse for wear, and the Browns won, so it seemed like the man identified only as "Phil" wouldn't regret his decision. » 11/15/12 10:30am 11/15/12 10:30am