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Gun theft from police officer sends Billings man to federal prison

Gun theft from police officer sends Billings man to federal prison

Breaking into a Billings police officer’s personal vehicle and stealing a department-issued firearm and other items sent a man to federal prison for more than three years.

January 26, 2015 10:56 amLoading…
Cemetery crash

Cemetery crash

Billings police investigate a vehicle that crashed into a concrete wall and ended up in Mountview Cemetery at 17th Street West and Central Avenue at 1:30 a.m. Sunday.

January 25, 2015 2:34 amLoading…
Crash into cemetery

Crash into cemetery

Billings police investigate a vehicle that crashed into a concrete wall and ended up in Mountview Cemetery at 17th Street West and Central Avenue at 1:30 a.m. Sunday.

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Casper man writes bill to protect police dogs

CASPER, Wyo. — A Casper man who was upset that a Mills police officer could only be sentenced to six months on probation for the death of his police dog in a hot car wants to see increased penalties for anyone who injures or kills a law enforcement animal.

January 19, 2015 4:20 pmLoading…
Mountain Mudd kiosk robbed on Monday

Mountain Mudd kiosk robbed on Monday

Billings Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at a Mountain Mudd coffee stand on Monday.

January 19, 2015 7:32 amLoading…
Officer found justified in shooting also cleared in illegal search claim; other officer cleared separate lawsuit

Officer found justified in shooting also cleared in illegal search claim; other officer cleared separate lawsuit

A federal judge has ruled in favor of the city of Billings and police officers accused in two separate lawsuits of civil rights violations.

January 12, 2015 3:06 pm Photos

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Ramirez family

Ramirez family

Ramirez family members including Richard's mother Betty, right, react to seeing video of the shooting of Richard Ramirez by police at an inquest at the Yellowstone County Courthouse on Tuesday.

January 06, 2015 3:33 pmLoading…
Coroner identifies woman found dead in alley on Saturday

Coroner identifies woman found dead in alley on Saturday

Sharlcee Kleinsasser has been identified as the 57-year-old woman who was found dead in an alley behind 3021 Third Ave. N. on Saturday. 

January 05, 2015 3:30 pm Photos

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Police provide support to officers involved in deadly shootings

Police provide support to officers involved in deadly shootings

BUTTE — George Skuletich remembers his first day as sergeant vividly. Not for the promotion, but because on that day in 1992, he shot and killed a man.

December 28, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…
Sheriff: Man shot by police pointed handgun at officers

Sheriff: Man shot by police pointed handgun at officers

DEER LODGE — A Deer Lodge police officer responding to a 911 call from an armed suicidal man shot and killed a 28-year-old on Friday night.

December 23, 2014 7:15 amLoading…

Police kill man in Deer Lodge

MISSOULA — A police officer in Deer Lodge has killed a man after responding to a report of suicide threat at a residence.

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Missouri Highway Patrol takes over the Ferguson protests

Missouri Highway Patrol takes over the Ferguson protests

Many people drove down the street honking their horns, raising their arms, and holding signs on W. Florissant in Ferguson on Thursday evening, Aug. 14, 2014, as some demonstrators stood in the middle of the street. Photo by J.B. Forbes, jforbes@post-dispatch.com

December 19, 2014 1:29 pmLoading…
Michael Brown laid to rest

Michael Brown laid to rest

The casket of Michael Brown exits Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church at the end of his funeral on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. Photo by Robert Cohen, rcohen@post-dispatch.com

December 19, 2014 1:32 pmLoading…
Protesters confront Capt. Ron Johnson

Protesters confront Capt. Ron Johnson

A protester is restrained after getting close and yelling at a St. Louis county officer in Ferguson on Sunday afternoon, Aug. 17, 2014, Photo by J.B. Forbes, jforbes@post-dispatch.com

December 19, 2014 1:30 pmLoading…
Tribute to Michael Brown sprouts in north St. Louis

Tribute to Michael Brown sprouts in north St. Louis

Lohgan Booker stopped to visit a mural tribute to Michael Brown painted by Joseph Albanese on the side of Signature Screenprinting at Union Boulevard and Cote Brilliante Avenue on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014. "I just want to let this man rest," said Booker. The screenprinting business co-owner Nat…

December 19, 2014 1:31 pmLoading…
Protestors of all sizes plentiful in Ferguson

Protestors of all sizes plentiful in Ferguson

Isaiah King Ivy, 3, makes his shirt a mask as he participates in demonstrations with his north St. Louis County family on West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson on Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. Photo by Robert Cohen, rcohen@post-dispatch.com

December 19, 2014 1:29 pmLoading…
Protests, arrests continue in Ferguson

Protests, arrests continue in Ferguson

"All of my friends have been killed. I'm sick of it," yelled protestor Jamell Spann at police officers in riot gear that were clearing demonstrators from the area surrounding the Ferguson police station on S. Florissant Road in downtown Ferguson on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. Hundreds arrived to …

December 19, 2014 1:26 pmLoading…
More protests in Ferguson

More protests in Ferguson

Protestor Boss Bastain of St. Louis locks arms with others as they confront Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers in front of the Ferguson police station on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. Marchers are entering a third day of protests against Sunday's police shooting of Michael Brown. Photo by Rober…

December 19, 2014 1:26 pmLoading…
Tear gas fired as marchers moved toward police command post

Tear gas fired as marchers moved toward police command post

Cassandra Roberts has milk poured into her eyes by a stranger as she sits outside McDonalds on West Florissant Avenue on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. "We thought it could be a peaceful night," said Roberts, who was marching in Ferguson for the first time. "What the hell is going on in this world?"…

December 19, 2014 1:27 pmLoading…
Protests continue into an eighth day in Ferguson

Protests continue into an eighth day in Ferguson

Marchers march up West Florissant Avenue, making a loop from the QuikTrip station to Highmont Road on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014. Photo by Robert Cohen, rcohen@post-dispatch.com

December 19, 2014 1:27 pmLoading…

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