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Sheriff blames sanctuary law for California officer's death

Sheriff blames sanctuary law for California officer's deathSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A suspected drunken driver accused of killing a California police officer who pulled him over was captured Friday as he tried to flee back to Mexico, where he lived before illegally crossing into the U.S., authorities said.



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Police arrest illegal immigrant suspected in California officer's killing

Police arrest illegal immigrant suspected in California officer's killingA suspected illegal immigrant accused of shooting to death a California police officer was arrested on Friday after a two-day manhunt that President Donald Trump cited in his push for building a wall on the border with Mexico, officials said. Gustavo Perez Arriaga, 32, a Mexican national, was arrested in Bakersfield, a city less than 200 miles (320 km) south of Newman where the officer was shot on Wednesday, Stanislaus County Sheriff Adam Christianson said at a news conference. The shooting and manhunt in California’s agricultural Central Valley entered the national debate over immigration, after Trump tweeted about it in his advocacy for a border wall and Christianson criticized California’s sanctuary law for immigrants.



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The Latest: Sheriff: Suspect surrendered in officer's death

The Latest: Sheriff: Suspect surrendered in officer's deathSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a California officer (all times local):



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Authorities hunt California police officer's killer

Authorities hunt California police officer's killerSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities throughout California were hunting the man suspected of killing a policeman during a traffic stop in a small Central Valley town.



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Member of 'Texas 7' gang executed for officer's killing

Member of 'Texas 7' gang executed for officer's killingHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A member of the notorious "Texas 7" gang of escaped prisoners was executed Tuesday evening for the fatal shooting of a suburban Dallas police officer during a Christmas Eve robbery nearly 18 years ago.



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The Latest: 'Texas 7' inmate executed for officer's killing

The Latest: 'Texas 7' inmate executed for officer's killingHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the execution of a man convicted of killing a Texas police officer in 2000 (all times local):



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The Latest: Officer's lawyer says indictment not surprising

The Latest: Officer's lawyer says indictment not surprisingDALLAS (AP) — The Latest on a former Dallas police officer indicted for fatally shooting an unarmed black man in his apartment (all times local):



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The Latest: Suspect in Georgia officer's death shot, killed

The Latest: Suspect in Georgia officer's death shot, killedSNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Georgia police officer (all times local):



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Maryland police arrest suspects in police officer's slaying

Maryland police arrest suspects in police officer's slayingThe female Baltimore County officer, Amy Caprio, on Monday had confronted burglary suspects who attempted to flee in a vehicle, sparking a violent altercation that left the nearly four-year-veteran of the force critically injured, police said. Sixteen-year-old Dawnta Harris, was arrested shortly after Monday’s altercation and was charged as an adult with first-degree murder, Baltimore police spokesman Natalie Litofsky said in a post on Twitter. Heavily armed Maryland police working with dogs had searched through the night for the other three suspects.



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The Latest: Scene of officer's killing was drug house

The Latest: Scene of officer's killing was drug houseKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on a Missouri shooting that left one police officer dead and two others wounded (all times local):



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