Five Westminster Police Department officers will not face criminal charges in the April shooting death of a suspected car thief because the suspect fired a gun toward the head of one officer who was trying to pull him from the car, the 17th Judicial District Attorney said.
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Westminster police are searching for Alice Caver, a 14-year-old girl, and her dog, Chip, after they went missing Sunday night.
Mark Joseph Krieger surrendered and was arrested just before midnight Wednesday after he had barricaded himself in a Westminster home for six hours, police say.
A man who shot another man in a Kentucky Fried Chicken parking lot in Westminster was formally charged with attempted first-degree murder Wednesday.
Westminster police are searching for developmentally disabled man with an amputated arm.
Authorities on Tuesday identified the man fatally shot by Westminster police last week after investigators say he ran over and dragged and officer.
Westminster police said suspect dragged, ran over officer, in attempt to flee arrest, suspect was then fatally shot.
A lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court says Westminster police illegally detained a protester in violation of his Constitutional right of free speech when he displayed a sign that profanely disparaged police.