Modesto community worries about Ukrainian sister city

MODESTO, Calif. (KTXL) — City leaders in Modesto have said they are concerned for their sister city in Ukraine as the country’s conflict with Russia continues to escalate. “It’s about exchanging cultures and understanding each other,” said Modesto Sister Cities International President Catherine Girard. Separated by more than 10,000 kilometers, …

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The Law Enforcement Branch’s case against Nawab Malik couldn’t be more fragile

The “fight back”, the word used by Raut, against bullying by central agencies appears to have started with Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao calling on his Maharashtra counterpart, Uddhav Thackeray. In an unqualified message later, Rao said that if the BJP did not stop its policy of misusing central …

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Accidents kill law enforcement officers in Florida and California

Two crashes – one in a helicopter and the other in a collision with a car – have killed two law enforcement officers in Florida and California. The two officers joined 49 other law enforcement personnel killed in the line of duty across the country so far in 2022, according …

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The City signs an agreement with the special sectors for the application of the by-laws

Breadcrumb Links News Local News The City of Hanna and Special Zones have developed a plan to have services provided by Special Zone Peace Officers on a contract basis. Photo of special areas jpg, HA Content of the article Adrian Mohl retired in December 2021, leaving a hole in the …

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Incorporate peace education into social studies, Don tells policymakers

The Acting Provost of Kwara State College of Education, Ilorin, Dr. Ahmed Jimoh Ayinla has called for the incorporation of peace education into the social studies curriculum taught in secondary schools. Peace education, he said, is an uncharted field of research and a tool to solve the myriad problems that …

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Annapolis leaders seek community help after shooting paralyzed 15-year-old boy – CBS Baltimore

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — A day after a shooting in Annapolis injured three children, including a 15-year-old boy who was paralyzed, city officials and church leaders called on the public Tuesday to share what they know. It was the first of three shootings reported in the city in 24 hours, …

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Ridley-area Catholic churches announce Lenten round – Delco Times

RIDLEY TOWNSHIP – Catholic churches in the Ridley area recently announced the Lenten March series. All are welcome to come to the five churches in and around Ridley Township, bring a friend or two and enjoy the program. The series is called “The Sacraments” and will run for five consecutive …

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How this free hiring tool aims to elevate the law enforcement industry

Sponsored by Guardian Alliance Technologies By Courtney Levin, Police1 BrandFocus Staff Very few, if any, of the daily tasks of a cop can be described as “easy”. Not only has it become increasingly difficult to enforce the law safely among the general public, but administrative tasks are sometimes hampered by …

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Lone Star College Launches Law Enforcement Academy

Business By Bill Van Rysdam | February 21, 2022 HOUSTON, TX — Lone Star College offers students the opportunity to become licensed Texas police officers through the LSC Law Enforcement Academy. The new program provides the skills and competencies that will equip the student for a career as a law …

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Building a community of destiny to face global challenges

BEIJING, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) — A pandemic like COVID-19 could reveal how humanity would respond to a global challenge. Over the past two years, some countries have taken care of themselves at the expense of others, some have thrown mud and shifted blame, and others have engaged in bullying and …

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Live Updates: Latest on the community outbreak of COVID-19, protest in Parliament – Monday 21 February

9:08 – Northern Region Health Coordination Center Operations Manager Matt Hannant told AM on Monday that demand was very high for opening day testing of Aucklanders having access to rapid testing for antigen (RAT). On Sunday, the Department of Health announced that Aucklanders who meet certain requirements will be offered …

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Kwara community calls for a peaceful resolution

Tunde Oyekola, Ilorin Published February 19, 2022 The Ijagbo community of Oyun Local Government Area in Kwara State have urged outside forces who are feasting on the hijab uniform crisis at Ijagbo Baptist High School to allow a peaceful resolution of the issues that have led to the unfortunate crisis. …

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Platkin issues updated guidelines on law enforcement involvement in election activities

Acting Attorney General Platkin issues updated guidance on Involvement of law enforcement in electoral activities and protections Against illegal voter intimidation Show Tips TRENTON- Acting Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin today issued guidance to New Jersey law enforcement officials regarding new rules regarding election-related law enforcement activities. The acting attorney …

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Al Marder, a century of achievement for unity, peace, justice and socialism – Communist Party USA

In some ways, the life of centenarian Al Marder reads like a serial thriller with plenty of comedy and tragedy, defeats and victories. As a teenager, he would sneak out of his parents’ house in a working-class New Haven, Connecticut neighborhood early in the morning to meet his good friend …

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Joint law enforcement effort leads to over 100 arrests in Baltimore area [VIDEO]

BALTIMORE, MD — Governor Larry Hogan provided an update Friday alongside the U.S. Marshals Service on a large-scale, multi-agency law enforcement operation focused on apprehending violent fugitives and gang members wanted in the first two weeks of February, leading to dozens of arrests throughout the Baltimore area. The governor also …

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Swords into Plowshares inaugurates a new exhibition curated by Sabra Morman: “Community, Love, and Family” | News

DETROIT, February 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Swords into Plowshares Peace Center and Gallery will open a new exhibit of artwork by 10 local artists titled “Community, Love, and Family” on February 11th from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. at their downtown gallery (33 East Adams Avenue). The show, organized by sabra mormanwill …

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Nepalese association celebrates cultural festivals of indigenous community

Chargé d’Affaires at the Embassy of Nepal in Qatar Lakshuman Khanal and others celebrating cultural festivals. Doha: Nepali Non-Resident Association (NRNA) Qatar celebrated national cultural festivals of the indigenous community of Nepal. The Association has organized festivals including Maghe Sankranti (Minam Sar Lhes), Chasok Tangnam, Balihang Tangnam, Tamu Lhosar, Sakela …

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Not just a dog – law enforcement community service animal killed in the line of duty | Recent news

York County Sheriff’s Deputy Chris Fifield, Nitro’s partner, carried the urn to the lobby of the convention center where a memorial ceremony was held. The hall was filled with law enforcement officers, many of whom were state department dog handlers who had participated in the motorcade. There were dozens of …

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Lake Region State College program seeks to fill law enforcement jobs – Grand Forks Herald

GRAND FORKS — For the 12th consecutive year, Lake Region State College will bring its law enforcement training program to Grand Forks this summer. John Maritato, LRSC Police Department Lieutenant and Director of the Peace Officer Training Program, came to Grand Forks for each of these academies. Maritato said the …

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Surrey councilors question rising costs for major community projects – Peace Arch News

Three Surrey councilors asked city staff at Monday night’s council meeting to explain why costs have risen for two major community projects, Cloverdale Sport and Ice Complex and Newton Community Centre. The board has increased the spending authority limit for its contract with Taylor Kurtz Architecture + Design Inc., in …

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FRAN ALEXANDER: Omni Center continues its push to make peace, justice the chosen alternatives

“We must dare to think unthinkable thoughts. We must learn to explore all the options and possibilities that come our way in a complex and rapidly changing world. We must learn to welcome rather than fear voices of dissent. “ — U.S. Senator J. William Fulbright Omni means “everything”. The …

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We hire! Peace, Justice and Ecology Facilitator – Catholic Outlook

Peace, Justice and Ecology Facilitator – Mission Enhancement Team, Diocese of Parramatta Here is a unique opportunity to devote your passion for social justice to the advancement of the common good and the mission of the Church in Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains. Work within a dynamic, authentic and …

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Colorado Ukrainian community member doesn’t want Ukraine to ‘become like Syria’ – CBS Denver

ARVADA, Colorado (CBS4) – Members of the Ukrainian community in Colorado are praying for peace as fears grow that Russia could invade Ukraine within days. The concerns come as a growing number of Russians forces now encircle Ukraine’s borders. U.S. officials fear Russia could orchestrate a reason to move to …

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Community: Krewe of Tucumcari begins Mardi Gras festivities | Entertainment/Life

The Krewe of Tucumcari, Baton Rouge’s oldest Mardi Gras Krewe, kicked off its 2022 festivities on January 29 with a royal gathering hosted by the Ladies of Tucumcari. Krewe President Joey Culmone introduced the 2022 tribunal and thanked Amey and Keith Crousillac to host the party at home. In addition …

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Debate on the appropriate use of force for law enforcement | Washington

OLYMPIA — The degree of force used by a police officer must be “proportionate and reasonable,” according to a bill recently approved by the state Senate. The bill also specifies that officers will also be allowed to engage in vehicular pursuits as long as there is a “reasonable suspicion” during …

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Appropriate use of force for law enforcement debated

Appropriate use of force for law enforcement debated By Juan Morfin WNPA News Group • February 11, 2022 6:30 p.m. By Juan Morfin WNPA Press Group The degree of force used by a police officer must be “proportionate and reasonable,” according to a bill recently approved by the state Senate. …

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Law Enforcement Reports – Boonville Daily News

Boonville police department 2-09-22 motor vehicle Accident: On 02/09/2022 at approximately 2:56 p.m. an accident occurred in the area of ​​1640 West Ashley Road, two vehicles were involved, there were no injuries or arrests. NO CITATION, WARRANT OR OTHER ARREST. 2-08-22 Quotes: Glen Edward Bishop 59 Boonville, MO cited for …

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Surrey RCMP plan community outreach after shooting, handgun found at school – Peace Arch News

Surrey RCMP say they are planning school and community outreach in Fraser Heights after a fatal shooting and a handgun were found at an elementary school in the same week. On February 8, police were called to the intersection of 104th Avenue and 168th Street after reports of gunfire. Two …

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Peace, Justice, Politics and Space: Fellowship Helps Two Wellesley Students Connect Diverse Interests | Projector

Most of this year’s Brooke Owens Scholars, female undergraduates and gender minorities interested in all areas of space and aviation, are majoring in fields one would expect: aerospace engineering, mechanics and electricity, space sciences, astrophysics, etc. But the group also includes students majoring in peace and justice studies, astronomy, international …

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“A lifetime of memories”: The Greenback family turns tragedy into community support | Community

Tyson Waid’s time on this earth has been far too short. He was just shy of his fourth birthday when he died on Christmas Eve 2020 from a rare and incurable form of brain cancer. This Greenback family, mom Maggie and dad Colt, made the most of every day together, …

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New Agent Database Provides Enforcement Transparency

COLORADO SPRINGS — There have been several local and national movements calling for greater police transparency and accountability. Our state has just launched a new website allowing the public to access information about officers who have abused their badge and authority. The Colorado Peace Officers Standards and Training Council maintains …

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Community Calendar – The Daily Globe

Email calendar items and community news to [email protected] For more information, call 906-932-2211. Thursday February 10 Pickleball, 9 a.m. to noon, Memorial Building, Ironwood. Bessemer St. Vincent de Paul, financial aid, 9-10 a.m.; pantry, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 906-663-4436. Ironwood St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry and Financial …

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Law Enforcement Report | Law enforcement

The Maricopa County Sheriff’s District 7 Office in Fountain Hills reported that deputies responded to the following calls during the week of Thursday, Jan. 27 through Wednesday, Feb. 2. * On Thursday, January 27, a resident of the 13600 block of Hamilton Drive reported attempted fraud. The complainant alleged that …

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The Former and Future Community of Clifton | Western Colorado

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ASK A COP — Which local law enforcement agency has the most authority? – Port Arthur News

Oscar d’Orange asks: I’m not ashamed to admit that I’m confused about the operational differences between law enforcement agencies in the state of Texas. What is the difference between the municipal police, the DPS, the constable, the sheriff and who has the greatest authority? Responnse: It is confusing for many. …

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South Kaduna Killings: The Government Has Failed Us

From Sola Ojo, Kaduna Leaders of the Atyap Community Development Association (ACDA) in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area, Kaduna State, on Monday expressed their dissatisfaction with the government’s efforts to end the surge murders and destruction of property on their lands by armed terrorists. The association’s president, Samuel T Achie, …

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Nigeria is relentlessly fighting for world peace and justice – Buhari | The Guardian Nigeria News

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia said the country would continue to seek peace and progress in Africa and other parts of the world, constantly pushing for justice, fairness and inclusion in global affairs. In a side meeting with Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh at the ongoing African …

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In meeting with Imran, Xi calls for closer community ties with ‘shared future’

BEIJING/ISLAMABAD: China is willing to work with Pakistan to accelerate the building of a “closer community with a shared future” in the new era, President Xi Jinping said Sunday in a much-anticipated meeting with Prime Minister Imran Khan. . The shared future would “bring benefits to the peoples of both …

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Salween Peace Park calls on the international community to intervene after the deadly attacks by the Burmese junta

Representatives of the Salween Peace Park (SPP) have expressed outrage over the deadly attacks by the Burmese junta in Karen State. Speaking in a press release today, the SPP said that at 1 a.m. the Myanmar military launched an airstrike on a Karen village in Salween Peace Park, killing two …

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Sheriff’s Sgt. Ramon Gutierrez is remembered for his dedication to family and community

Growing up, Ramon Gutierrez played cops and robbers with his friends — and he made his friends play bad guys so he could play good guys, always with his plastic handcuffs in his hand. It was just a story the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant, his son Alfredo Gutierrez shared …

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Mental health assessment requested for man accused of attacking law enforcement

Feb. 4 – The Troy man accused of injuring Police Chief Katie Davis during his Jan. 2 arrest will undergo a mental health evaluation at Montana State Hospital. Jonathan Joseph Peterson, 33, faces charges of assaulting a peace officer, disorderly conduct, intimidation, resisting arrest and obstructing a peace officer following …

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Narcotics Commission strengthens the capacity of law enforcement agencies | Social

The Narcotics Control Commission (NACOC), with the support of the UK Government, organized a practical regional training course to hone the skills and abilities of its staff and those of other law enforcement agencies in container handling. The training will also help the 40 delegates from Ghana, Nigeria and Sierra …

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The number of counties continues to decrease; Breakthrough cases; Application of seat belts; Governor Brown pledges funds for housing and child care – Coast Radio – Florence Oregon News

The number of counties continues to decline Lane County continues to show a significant decrease in COVID-19 cases. The rate per 100,000 continues to decline and hit a one-month low yesterday at 747.8, the lowest infection rate since January 6and. The county began to see large increases just after the …

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sergeant. Brian Hodges wins top prize at VFW Law Enforcement Award

Janet Alford From left are Billy Alford, NDP Chief Brent Blankenship, VFW Post 2667 Commander Jeff Bouchard, Sgt. Brian Hodges and Senior Vice Commander John Skinner of VFW Post 2667, sergeant. Brian Hodges of the Newnan Police Department recently received first place in the VFW Post 2667 Law Enforcement Award. …

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Adam Reiter begins work as Nanton’s new bylaw enforcement officer

Content of the article Nanton’s new by-law officer started work last week. Content of the article Adam Reiter, a High River resident, worked as a Community Peace Officer (CPO) for Foothills County for two years and Grande Prairie County for two and a half years. He also worked as a …

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Pasco Community Calendar | News

PHSC Family Fun Festival Pasco-Hernando State College will host a free family entertainment festival and health fair at the college’s New Port Richey campus, 10230 Ridge Road, on Saturday, February 5, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The festivities will include music, food, campus tours, children’s activities, crafts, games, prizes …

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Awareness of bullying and its dangers is not enough. Law enforcement must act on reports

By Lucca Wang as published by The Kansas Reflector This month is National Bullying Awareness Month. In June 2017, I began a statewide communications role, giving voice to victim advocacy and educating the Kansas public about domestic violence, sexual assault and harassment for nearly four year. What I hadn’t expected …

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Awareness of bullying and its dangers is not enough. Law enforcement must act on the reports.

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of expanding the conversation about how public policy affects the daily lives of people across our state. Lucca Wang is a professional communicator who worked at the Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence. This month is National …

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Community heartbroken as Cork boy killed in locally named alley

The West Cork community has paid tribute to a young boy who was tragically killed after being hit by a car in a driveway. Little Rowan Duster Bennett Lawn was rushed to hospital on Tuesday after the crash in Tralispean, just south of Skibbereen. Rowan was taken to CUH where …

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The Mahatma and the strengthening of non-violence

It’s a painful world. Marked relentlessly, indiscriminately, more and more by the fury of nature, In the name of a virus. Three years of total destruction of lives, resources, jobs and decrepit economic chaos. The world’s great powers and economies are, however, in confrontation mode. Now is not the time …

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Border tragedy: the community mourns its family

Winnipeg’s Gujarati community prayed during an online vigil on Saturday for the Indian family of four who froze to death last week trying to cross the border from Canada into the United States. The dignitaries sent their condolences, while Bhadresh Bhatt led the solemn ceremony. He sang prayers for the …

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Suspects impersonate law enforcement officers to commit robbery – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

The suspects pretended to be law enforcement; two arrested, two still at large According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, at least four gunmen posing as police attempted to rob an old hemp farm around 1:30 a.m. Friday in the 3600 block of Bellinger Lane outside of Medford. Police said …

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Chinatown community optimistic but ‘very nervous’ as Lunar New Year approaches

This year was meant to mark the triumphant return of Chinatown’s Lunar New Year celebrations after the in-person festivities were canceled in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead, the Year of the Tiger – which signifies strength, courage, power and great change – will begin with cautious optimism. “It’s …

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SimplePin’s digital payment platform selected by Coastal Community Insurance Services | Nation/World

PALM BEACH, Fla., Jan. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (“SimplePin”), a leading provider of cloud-based digital payments infrastructure for the insurance industry, has been selected by Coastal Community Insurance Services (2007) Ltd. (CCIS) to automate the payment process and improve the customer experience. CCIS, a subsidiary of Coastal Community Credit …

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Grande Prairie RCMP and County Law Enforcement Services to Host Virtual Town Hall

There will also be a Q&A, which will allow attendees to ask questions via live chat to get answers from presenters during the last 30 minutes of the Zoom meeting. “If someone can’t make the meeting, they’ll have a link to the recording so they can watch it afterwards so …

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Antrim community rallies around family after man dies in workplace incident

A community in Co Antrim is rallying around the family of a man who died after a ‘workplace incident’. John Traynor, from Ballycastle, died following the incident on Knockagh Road in Carrickfergus on Wednesday morning. In a Facebook post, IJ Lynn & Sons Ltd said: “This is the hardest post …

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Navasota community remembers heroism of former fire chief

NAVASOTA, Texas — Tinkerbell the dog is one of the most prized possessions of John LeFlore, a retired attorney and former Grimes County Justice of the Peace. She brings him comfort and love every day. The reason LeFlore has Tinkerbell in her life is due to her longtime friend and …

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Redmond officer who killed woman fired from another law enforcement agency

The Redmond police officer who shot and killed Andrea Churna, a 39-year-old unarmed mother as she tried to surrender to officers in September 2020, had been removed from his position as the county sheriff’s deputy Whatcom on probation 14 months early for poor performance, records show. Daniel Mendoza, 26, struggled …

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Fulton’s Andrew Hyde Completes SUNY Potsdam Law Enforcement Training Institute | Education

POTSDAM – Andrew Hyde of Fulton, a recent graduate of SUNY Potsdam’s Law Enforcement Training Institute. SUNY Potsdam’s Law Enforcement Training Institute offers students the unique opportunity to undergo rigorous pre-employment, state-approved police training as part of their undergraduate program. Cadets celebrated the completion of the program with a ceremony …

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Community Vigil and GoFundMe Campaign in Honor of North Vermilion Student Killed in Shipwreck

A North Vermilion High School senior was killed in a Saturday night crash on US Highway 167 that also killed the driver of the other vehicle. Louisiana State Police Squad I began investigating the two-vehicle crash near Lurby Road in Vermilion Parish around 9:30 p.m. Saturday, according to a statement …

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Community continues to heal as suspect prepares for trial 3 years after massacre

SEBRING, Florida. – Sunday marks three years since the peace and quiet normally found in the city of Sebring was shattered. On January 23, 2019, Zephen Xaver drove into SunTrust Bank along US 27 south of Jackson Lake, opened fire and killed five women inside. Four of the five victims …

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Digitization of historical archives for history and peace education in Timor-Leste – India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

In collaboration with Centro Nacional Chega! (CNC) Timor-Leste, UNESCO Jakarta held a kick-off meeting in Dili to launch the joint action to promote history and peace education by preserving historical archives through the “digitalization of Chega! National Center for Conflict Reconciliation and Peacebuilding in Timor-Leste” funded by the Republic of …

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Houthi aggression clearly threatens global community: UAE envoy to UN

United Nations: Terrorist attacks by the Houthi militia not only threaten the lives of UAE citizens, but also the lives of citizens of all UN member states who call the UAE home, said Lana Nusseibeh, Permanent Representative of the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations. “Today the [UN Security] …

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Police and NSCDC begin enforcing Delta’s anti-grazing law

Published January 22, 2022 The Delta State Police Command, Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps and other sister agencies are committed to enforcing the anti-grazing law in the state. The state governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, had signed the anti-grazing bill and hence inaugurated the delta livestock management committee. Security agencies made …

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Asian destinations | Community | dailyuw.com

Julie Vo Editor’s Note: “Huskies Abroad” is a bi-weekly column exploring UW’s extensive study abroad programs with recommendations on select programs and destinations. Let’s be honest, the UW study abroad the page is overwhelming. You open “List All” and suddenly you have a hundred programs at your disposal. If you’re …

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The United States and its partners call for the application of sanctions against North Korea

The United States and several allies on Thursday issued a joint condemnation of North Korea’s latest ballistic missile launches and called for the full implementation of UN sanctions. “It is extremely important that member states take the necessary steps to implement the sanctions in their jurisdictions or risk giving the …

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FM Szijjártó ahead of UN debate calls on the international community to make it clear that they stand with Israel

The situation in the Middle East is a key issue for Hungary for several reasons, including regional security and waves of migration, Péter Szijjártó, Hungarian Minister for Foreign Affairs, noted in New York on Wednesday. If trends point towards stability, peace and tranquility in the region, new waves of migration …

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Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center graduates 287th basic training class

HUTCHINSON – Twenty-three new law enforcement officers graduated from the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center (KLETC) on Jan. 14 in a ceremony held at KLETC’s Integrity Auditorium. Officer William Butrum of the Baldwin City Police Department was the class president. The speaker for the ceremony was Darrell Atteberry, Chief of …

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“It was the enforcement of illegality” – representatives to investigate IGP and Malami at Magodo estate headquarters

The House of Representatives has decided to investigate Abubakar Malami, Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), and Usman Baba, Inspector General of Police (IGP), over their alleged involvement in the phase two invasion of the domain of Magodo. The resolution follows the passage of a motion of urgent public importance …

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The Woodlands Yoga Studio offers physical, mental and spiritual relief to the community

Sue Brooks, owner of Woodlands Yoga Studio, said she started taking classes at the studio when it opened in 2004 before buying the studio in 2012. (Ally Bolender/Community Impact Newspaper) Sue Brooks, owner of The Woodlands Yoga Studio, has taken classes at the studio since it opened in 2004, and …

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“The enforcement of human rights in Africa linked to AU reforms”

Call for an institutional overhaul of the Union The reforms necessary for the application and respect of human rights in Africa depend on the reforms of the African Union, said the President of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights, Madam Justice Imani Daud Aboud. In her New Year’s …

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Kildare community mourns after sudden death of ‘charming’ Credit Union CEO Mark Bailey

A community in Kildare mourns after the sudden death of its ‘charming’ Credit Union CEO Mark Bailey The Celbridge man died at the private Mater Hospital on January 15. Mark, who was CEO of Celbridge District Credit Union, was described as a “charming gentleman” by those who knew him. The …

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Government of Akwa Ibom. inaugurates scavenger ban and open grazing ban enforcement team

The Akwa Ibom State Government has inaugurated a team to monitor compliance with the ban on scavengers, open grazing and the use of motorbikes in Uyo Metropolis. The state’s government secretary, Dr. Emmanuel Ekuwem, had announced a ban on garbage collectors in the state on January 4 following the deaths …

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Community-level climate resilience strategies

Clouds of fire – image: Jill Siegrist, cc 2.0 In late 2019, the California Community Economic Development Association (CCEDA), in partnership with Climate Resolve and a number of state agencies, began discussions on how to develop and implement adaptation strategies and climate resilience in the daily functions of community organizations …

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Hostages in Texas synagogue safe, kidnapper dead, law enforcement official says

US authorities say Siddiqui is a dangerous terrorist with ties to the 9/11 ringleader. Counter-terrorism groups dubbed her “Lady al-Qaeda”, and US officials once described her as “the most wanted woman in the world”. The US government repeatedly refused to exchange him for American hostages, including journalist James Foley before …

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Mother kills three of her young children, shocking small California community: Police – Crime Online

A mother is accused of killing her three young children and attempting to kill herself in a small farming community in California, KMPH-TV reports. Police say Patricia Ortiz, 31, killed her 8-year-old daughter, Anna Ortiz Lara, and the girl’s two younger siblings, Matteo Ortiz Lara, 5, and Alexa Ortiz Lara, …

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Families of Black Men and Women Killed by Law Enforcement Show Support for Jason Walker’s Family

Friends and family of an unarmed Fayetteville man shot by an off-duty deputy earlier this week were joined Friday by other black families whose loved ones were killed by law enforcement. Followed by the reading of Sam Cooke’s ‘A Change is Gonna Come’, green and blue balloons were released outside …

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