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Police helicopter carrying 12 crashes in eastern Turkey – security sources

DIYARBAKIR, Turkey: A Turkish police helicopter carrying 12 people crashed in the eastern province of Tunceli on Tuesday, the local governor’s office said, adding that the crash may have been caused by poor weather conditions. The helicopter was carrying a judge, seven police officers, one sergeant and three crew members, the Tunceli governor’s office said… Read More »

Police helicopter crashes, kills 4, after Rio shootout – media

RIO DE JANEIRO: A police helicopter in Rio de Janeiro crashed Saturday evening, according to local media reports, killing four officers after a day of intense firefights between law enforcement and suspected criminals in the slum known as City of God. Police did not immediately return calls or emails asking for confirmation of the incident.… Read More »