Darrin Anderson

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‘You’re going to jail’: Officer fired for abuse of power after pulling over daughter’s boyfriend

The dash cam was mounted just below the police cruiser’s roof, in perfect position to capture the 26-year patrolman’s transformation from concerned father to authority-abusing police officer.<p>On that day in April, John Kovach’s 18-year-old daughter, Katlyn, was dating an 18-year-old her parents …

Crime

DIY with Hometalk

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33 Creative DIY Ideas for Wood Slices, Branches and Logs

Woodland themes have become popular in home decors, wedding and party planning in the last few years. Take a look at these ideas for bringing a …

DIY

2 more Arizona officers put on leave after second use-of-force incident

PHOENIX — Two Arizona police officers were placed on administrative leave after the arrest of a teen armed robbery suspect last month, the Mesa Police Department said Thursday.<p>Body camera footage of a May 17 incident released to <i>The Arizona Republic</i> showed the male suspect repeatedly calling …

Law Enforcement

Glow table

Really light up your next dinner party with a table that glows in the dark!Photoluminescent (glow) powder mixed with clear casting resin fills the …

Asian Woman Records Sacramento, Calif., Police Officer Harassing Black Boyfriend

A man who was previously arrested by a cop is now alleging that the same cop has continued to harass him. But this time, it was caught on camera by …

Story of cop who choked black youth at Waffle House takes twist: Young man makes major allegations

Anthony Wall, the 22-year-old black man choked by a police officer during an arrest at a Waffle House in Warsaw, North Carolina, has retained civil rights and personal injury attorneys in connection with the incident that took place last week.<p>Wall, through his attorneys, has laid allegations of …

Wisconsin police beat this black teen while he screamed for his mother

A police department in Wisconsin triggered outrage over the weekend after cell phone video surfaced of two white officers punching and tackling a 17-year-old black teenager during an arrest in a shopping mall parking lot, allegedly for refusing orders to stop and talk to them.<p>The incident began …

Ex-Cop Convicted of Killing Unarmed Black Man Caught Drinking at Bar in Apparent Violation of Parole

A wealthy Oklahoma ex-deputy released after serving less than half his sentence for shooting and killing an already subdued, unarmed black man was …

2 Indianapolis officers cleared in unarmed motorist death

A civilian police merit board cleared two Indianapolis officers of wrongdoing Thursday in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black motorist following a pursuit.<p>The board voted 5-2 on multiple counts in favor of Officers Michal Dinnsen and Carlton Howard in the June 2017 shooting of Aaron Bailey, 45. …

Police officer who choked ex-NFL player Desmond Marrow fired after viral video reviewed

An officer seen on camera choking former NFL player Desmond Marrow has been fired and prosecutors dropped a felony charge against Marrow, authorities in Georgia announced Thursday.<p>The video of the incident south of Atlanta went viral when it was released last month. The internal investigation at …

2 officers could be fired in death of unarmed black motorist

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Two Indianapolis police officers who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist could face firing when they go before a civilian …

DIY: Custom Made Mirror Frame

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DIY Projects: Mid-Century Shell Chair Updates

We love the classic Eames shell chairs for all their beautiful simplicity, but even the most classic and beautiful things in life can sometimes use …

5 Simple Ways to Make IKEA Furniture Look High-End

Many of us probably have some lackluster IKEA furniture lying around our homes (even Kate Middleton and Prince William do). But updating these basics …

Remodeling 101: An Easy (and Affordable) Way to Fix Ugly Ceilings

<i>This content was produced as advertising by Remodelista in collaboration with Armstrong Ceilings.</i><p>If you’re stuck with ugly drop ceilings or dated …

3 household objects you didn’t know you could upcycle using paint

Time to go off the wall with that paintbrush<p>Giving something a lick of paint is an easy and cheap way to upcycle a household item, be it a tired …

13 Repair Tricks From Our Grandfathers That Are Still Relevant Today

Before the days of the Internet, we turned to our inventive grandfathers for fix-it help since they could easily and quickly solve just about any …

Free and Easy Paint Tray

Save an old gallon jug for your next painting project.<p>For small paint jobs, I find that a 4-in. paint roller works great with an old gallon-size iced …

Making a Scrap Wood Table

LinkGot a bunch of old scraps of wood lying around from other projects? Why not turn that excess lumber into a new table? TG Woodworking shows us how …

This Pegboard Headboard DIY Will Tie Your Entire Room Together

There are few spaces you love more than your bedroom. So when you’re feeling bored with your decor (*insert that steady flow of throw pillows*), we’ve got a hack that gives it some much-needed attention without all the hassle. This DIY pegboard headboard quickly comes together with paint and …

Woodworking

14 easy bedroom DIYs that look really expensive

It's amazing what a spray of copper paint can do<p>Pinterest is great for not only for offering desk porn inspiration and ways to turn your old IKEA purchases into bespoke furniture, but also for finding ways to make your boring everyday items into expensive-looking handmade bits. Here, 14 of the best …

5 Easy DIY Life Hacks to Make Common Projects Less Annoying

You wouldn’t hire a professional carpenter to come to your house to hang a simple picture frame, right? And calling a plumber to repair a little …

Home Improvement

NYPD cop charged with drunken driving after hitting police vehicle in Brooklyn

An NYPD police officer was arrested for drunken driving early Sunday after hitting a parked department vehicle — and it happened within the confines …

Rosario: A cop does not shoot, and folks rightly shower him with praise

Amazing. Incredible. Remarkable. A hero. The superlatives keep on coming for a Toronto traffic cop whose confrontation last week with a rental van …

New genetic sleuthing tools helped track down the Golden State Killer suspect

DNA sleuths may have adapted new techniques for identifying John and Jane Does to track down a serial killer suspect.

Two Northern Cape cops arrested for looting during service delivery protests

Two police constables, aged 37 and 34, were arrested while on duty in Hartswater on Sunday after they were found in possession of suspected stolen …

Video shows former football player involved in violent arrest

<b>Atlanta (CNN) —</b> A Georgia police officer involved in the arrest of former NFL prospect Desmond Marrow has been placed on administrative duty as investigators look into the use of force, part of which was captured on video by a bystander.<p>Video that Marrow posted to social media Thursday shows the …

Crime

After searching for more than 40 years, authorities say an ex-cop is the Golden State Killer

<b>(CNN) —</b> For decades, Joseph James DeAngelo's neighbors thought he was a little odd. He kept mostly to himself, sometimes yelling at the people who got too close to his fence or mowed their grass too early.<p>But they didn't have any reason to suspect he might be behind a series of killings, rapes and …

Crime

LAPD officer arrested for smuggling illegal immigrants across US-Mexico border

A Los Angeles Police Department officer was busted by the U.S. Border Patrol on Tuesday after he was caught trying to smuggle two illegal immigrants into the U.S.<p>Officer Mambasse Koulabalo Patara was charged Wednesday with “violating immigration laws” and could face up to five years in prison if …