A Maine State Police trooper is being credited with helping to save the life of a man he pulled over who was overdosing on heroin, as well as possibly preventing a crash.
Trooper Douglas Cropper had pulled over a Volkswagen Jetta at 6:15 a.m. Friday on the Fore River Bridge on Interstate 295 southbound in Portland after he spotted it traveling more than 15 mph over the speed limit.
By Kassondra Cloos email@example.com -A 69-year-old woman was struck and killed Friday afternoon in the parking area of a north Colorado Springs apartment complex, Colorado Springs police confirmed.
The incident happened about 1:30 p.m. at the Ironwood at Palmer Park complex at 3504 Van Teylingen Drive, southwest of North Academy Boulevard and Austin Bluffs Parkway, police said.
Initial reports indicated that the woman was struck by a vehicle driven by a 77-year-old man, police said.
Resignations of elected officials have left vacant city council seats in two Macomb County communities -- and a third town may soon experience a similar situation. Vacancies were created by resignations of Eastpointe Councilwoman Wendy Richardson and Councilman Bill Morelli in Fraser. Both communities are accepting applications from residents interested in serving out the remainder of the terms.
The former mistress of a man accused of trying to kill his wife in their Center Line home took the witness stand Thursday and contradicted key parts of his wife's testimony the day before. Varee Roberson of Pontiac, a Highland Park police officer, testified favorably for the prosecution Thursday in James H.