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Police catch criminal after spotting fingerprint in WhatsApp photo

Even on encrypted messaging platforms, be careful what you send.  Police officers in South Wales were able to identify a drug dealer's fingerprints from an old WhatsApp photo, the BBC reports. The fingerprint helped secure 11 drug-trafficking
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Dog being taken away by police shows absolutely no remorse

When a dog gets taken away by the police, I feel conflicted. On the one hand, it's sad to see a pup that has made such bad decisions in life, but on the other hand, the pictures are always great. Emme Thompson posted a photo Saturday of her dog
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Box that unlocks iPhones is the hottest new gadget for police

Law enforcement agencies — despite protests from privacy advocates — have long lobbied to get access to your smartphone. Now a mysterious U.S. startup called Grayshift — which reportedly has an ex-Apple security engineer on staff
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Police fired after claiming mice ate half a ton of missing weed

If you give a mouse a cookie, he's going to ask for a glass of milk. If you blame half a ton of impounded cannabis that's gone missing on said mouse, it probably won't go over well with the judge.  Eight officers near Buenos Aires, Argentina,
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Big shark swings by cops just doing their job

Cops are used to surprises on the job, but seldom a casual great white shark. South Australian Police looking to breathalyse and check up on boat operators last Friday were greeted by the animal, who cruised around them for about 10 minutes. SEE
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Police sketch of a burglary suspect goes horribly wrong

The Warwickshire Police in the United Kingdom are looking for a truly terrifying suspect.  According to the composite render they released, the criminal in question wears a black beanie and sports stubble. Oh, and he has a inhumanly large,
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Police use Apple Watch health data as evidence in murder case

Your smartphone knows plenty about you, and it's that health data that's apparently been key to solving an Australian murder case. In September 2016, 57-year-old Myrna Nilsson was found dead in the laundry of her Adelaide home.  SEE ALSO: All
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Police discover 'Only Fools and Horses' inspired fake ID after stopping driver

Can we stop it with the fictional character fake IDs already? SEE ALSO: London Mayor Sadiq Khan reads out mean tweets about himself. First it's funny, then it's serious. The official Twitter account for Norfolk and Suffolk's Police Dog Unit shared a
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Someone actually handed the police a fake ID featuring Homer Simpson

What a time to be alive. SEE ALSO: These old 'Simpsons' sketches are everything you need and more On Thursday Thames Valley Police tweeted a picture of a fake driver's licence that was given to one of their officers by a motorist. Earlier this week
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Drag Queen Elsa frees police truck trapped in Boston blizzard

Leave it to Queen Elsa to step in during a blizzard. Drag Queen Elsa, that is. This Elsa was spotted outside a south Boston bar, The Gallows, pushing a police wagon that was stuck in the snow. Chants of "Go Elsa!" are heard in the background, as he