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Family of gay-hate murder victim Scott Johnson finally gets justice after more than 30 years as man convicted of killing

A man has admitted to murdering an American mathematician three decades after his body was found at the bottom of a Manly cliff and was later linked to a string of gay-hate crimes.Scott Phillip White had originally pleaded not guilty to murdering Scott Johnson whose body was discovered near North Head on December 10, 1988.Watch the full report in…
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US police made several mistakes in domestic disturbance response with Gabby Petito and Brian Laundrie, report finds

The Utah police officers who encountered Gabby Petito and her fiancé a month before her body was found in Wyoming made several mistakes, an independent review has found.The review, conducted by Captain Brandon Ratcliffe of the Price City Police Department in Utah, found that the officers who responded to an August 12 incident between Petito and her…
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Los Angeles policemen fired for catching Pokémon Go characters instead of robbers after ignoring a call for help

A Californian court has upheld the dismissal of two former LAPD officers who lost their jobs after they were caught out chasing Pokémon Go characters instead of catching crooks.After receiving a call to a robbery in progress at a Crenshaw area Macy’s on April 15 2017, the documents released last week say Los Angeles police officers Louis Lozano and…
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