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Felon facing kidnapping charges - Jackson Clarion Ledger

2015-03-30
Jackson Clarion LedgerFelon facing kidnapping chargesJackson Clarion LedgerFOREST – Forest Police and Scott County authorities are investigating the kidnapping of two women at gunpoint from a hotel, according to WLBT-TV. Police Chief Will Jones said 29-year-old Darosky Ford of Forest faces charges of kidnapping and domestic ...

Fresno police arrest ex-felon on gun charge - Fresno Bee

2015-03-30
Fresno BeeFresno police arrest ex-felon on gun chargeFresno BeeNational Videos. An ex-felon was arrested Saturday in Fresno when officers found a loaded double-barreled shotgun in his trailer, police announced Sunday. Sgt. James Fowler said James Radley, 46, an ex-felon, was charged with possessing the weapon.

CMPD's 'Firearm by Felon' program marks milestone - Charlotte Observer

2015-03-28
Charlotte ObserverCMPD's 'Firearm by Felon' program marks milestoneCharlotte ObserverThe Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department celebrated a milestone Friday but gave credit to the community: the 100th gun seized from a felon thanks to a 3-year-old tip line. “Firearm by Felon” encourages people to anonymously call police if they see a ...and more »

Felon and store guard both behind bars after fight - KRQE News 13

2015-03-29
KRQE News 13Felon and store guard both behind bars after fightKRQE News 13ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – What started as a store security guard responding to a disturbance at a Walgreens soon turned into much more. A store security guard and the man the guard was trying to detain are both behind bars. One is a criminal with a long ...and more »

Missouri Republican proposes fix to felon gun rights problem - KMBC Kansas City

2015-03-23
KMBC Kansas CityMissouri Republican proposes fix to felon gun rights problemKMBC Kansas CityJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. —A Republican lawmaker wants to tweak Missouri's gun laws to keep firearms out of the hands of certain felons following a St. Louis judge's ruling that jeopardizes the state's current ban on convicted felons possessing guns. Related.Springfield Lawmaker Proposes Fix to Felon Gun Rights ControversyOzarksFirst.comall 28 news articles »

SD 227 candidates mum on felon running - Chicago Tribune

2015-03-27
Chicago TribuneSD 227 candidates mum on felon runningChicago TribuneOne of the eight candidates running for the Rich Township High School District 227 board, Komaa Mnyofu, is a felon who would be ineligible to serve if elected, but none of the other candidates criticized Mnyofu for that during a candidate forum on ...

Employee charged in Memorial Hermann fraud case was known felon - Houston Chronicle

2015-03-26
Employee charged in Memorial Hermann fraud case was known felonHouston ChronicleKenneth J. Wild II's jet-set lifestyle took him to China, Iceland, Germany, The Netherlands and England - all countries he visited in the past six months. His financial largesse allowed him to afford posh Houston-area restaurants such as Perry's ...

Felon wants manslaughter case dismissed in Stand Your Ground claim - Sun Sentinel

2015-03-27
Sun SentinelFelon wants manslaughter case dismissed in Stand Your Ground claimSun SentinelLynne Bunting says she can't understand why a felon who has twice been convicted in the death of her son and another young man in 2006 is getting a rare third opportunity to beat the charges. The defense is renewing its claim the shootings were ...

Report: TSA let convicted felon through pre-check - CNN

2015-03-20
CNNReport: TSA let convicted felon through pre-checkCNN(CNN) The Transportation Security Administration allowed an individual who was a convicted felon and former member of a domestic terror group through TSA pre-check at a U.S. airport last summer, according to a new government watchdog report.Watchdog: TSA gave expedited screening to convicted felonUSA TODAYWatchdog says TSA allowed convicted felon to use PreCheck programFox News'Notorious' felon was cleared for faster boarding at airportsThe HillNBCNews.com -Washington Timesall 182 news articles »

Convicted felon arrested on gun charges - WTNH

2015-03-28
WTNHConvicted felon arrested on gun chargesWTNHHARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A convicted felon was arrested on gun charges in Hartford Friday afternoon. Police say a caller reported a man with a gun, later identified as 21-year-old Rayshad Johnson, at Garden and Nelson Streets around 4 p.m. Officers ...