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Bold Citizen Makes A Traffic Stop On A Police Officer And Issues A Warning [Video]

What would happen if a citizen noticed a police officer driving in violation of the law and tried to make a traffic stop? First of all, I would strongly warn against trying something like this, but one guy in the state of Washington did just that and with very surprising results.

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EPD’s “Life On The Beat” Program Gives Citizens A Look From The Other Side

Over the last year, there have been many stories about police actions that have made local and national headlines with Ferguson, Missouri taking center stage. Most of the stories, including some right here in the Tri-State, have involved the public's outrage towards how the police have handled some of these situations.

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Is Verbal Abuse As Bad As Physical Abuse?

The title question may seem absurd, but the question is real. In my opinion, the answer to that question is yes, absolutely and without question. Abuse is abuse no matter how you classify it.

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Jon and Evansville Police Chief Billy Bolin Discuss ShotSpotter To Curb Gun Violence [Video]

Earlier today, I had a chance to sit down with Evansville Police Chief Billy Bolin to discuss ShotSpotter, a new technology that could help curb gun violence.

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Huggers Beware – Hugging Could Get You In Big Trouble and Fired

Are you a hugger, or do you know a hugger? You know, one of those people that has to hug everyone they know. Some people, me included, do not like to be touched and unwanted or unsolicited hugs can be a real problem because hugging is NOT a right.

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Jon and Leslie Begin the WKDQ ‘Coffee With a Cop’ at the Donut Bank [PHOTOS]

Jon and Leslie will be hanging out with the cops once a month at an Evansville Donut Bank. It's called, 'Coffee With a Cop,' an informal way to connect with local law enforcement and city leaders.

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Is It Legal to Record Police in the Performance of Their Duties? – Yes, Up to a Point

In light of the tragic shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, of 18-year-old Michael Brown, the debate about whether the general public can record a police officer during the performance of his or her duties has really heated up. The answer is yes, you can, but....

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Indiana Wi-Fi Hacking Story Reminds Us to Use a Wi-Fi Password

Back in 2012, an Evansville house was raided by a SWAT team. The team was responding to a police threat that was traced to a computer using Wi-Fi coming from a house on Powell Street that belonged to the Milan family.

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Using Drones to Photograph Weddings is Illegal

Hiring a photographer for your wedding is one of the most important decisions for your big day, but before you do, make sure how you want it photographed is legal. Wait....what? One of the hottest fads right now for wedding photography is the use of drones for spectacular overhead views.

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Distracted drivers
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States Where Talking On A Hand Held Cell Phone While Driving Is Illegal

Last night over dinner my wife Lisa asked me if I knew that it was now illegal to drive in Illinois while talking on a cell phone. I told her I was aware and that a hand held cell phone ban in Illinois went into effect on January 1st of this year.

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Vanderburgh County To Get Tough On Animal Cruelty

We have seen way too many stories lately about about animals in the Tri-State area  that have been subjected to unspeakable cruelty and living in horrific conditions. As a result, the Vanderburgh County Prosecutor's office has formed a task force coalition to take a tougher stand on animal cruelty.

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Jon’s Idiot of the Week – Town Mayor Says Bullied Kids Need To Grow A Pair [Video]

I don't think I need to spend a lot of time here pointing how bullying has become one of society's top problems along with the dangers and long-term effects bullying has on it's victims. One California Mayor is fed up with all of the discussions and says bullied kids just need to grow a pair.....what?

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