BALTIMORE COUNTY, Md. -- A Baltimore County police officer has died after she was shot Monday afternoon while responding to a report of a suspicious vehicle in suburban Perry Hall, according to Maryland Governor Larry Hogan. A Baltimore County Police Department spokesperson confirmed the officer would have been a four-year veteran of the force in July. Shawn Vinson, the police department's spokesman, said law enforcement agencies are searching for at least one suspect who is possibly still armed. The officer hasn't been identified and an official cause of death won't be determined until an autopsy is performed. "She was doing her job today ... and was critically injured from this altercation," Vinson said. "We are talking to witnesses and trying to find out what happened." The officer was responding to the suspicious vehicle report at around 2 p.m., when the shooting occurred, according to police. The officer was transported to MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, about seven … [Read more...] about Baltimore County police officer shot, killed in line of duty
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Twitter was ablaze with criticism on Sunday night after police drama Line of Duty went home empty-handed from the BAFTAs. Despite being nominated for multiple awards on the night, the popular cop show - starring Nottingham’s Vicky McClure - was shut out on the night, causing uproar across social media. Many fans of the BBC series took to Twitter to voice their frustrations, making it clear that they weren’t happy to see the programme left out in the cold. “Line of Duty is being robbed tonight, it’s hands down one of the best TV series ever and so far not won anything #BAFTATV,” one person tweeted during the broadcast, while another wrote, “Line of Duty was robbed yet again.” A third joked: “If there’s one thing I can’t stand more than bent coppers it’s #LineofDuty being ROBBED at award ceremonies year in year out. I demand an internal investigation #BAFTATV #justiceforjed #ac12.” Another tweet read: “Yet … [Read more...] about Should Line of Duty have won a BAFTA?
KEELEY Hawes has become a household name thanks to her roles no hit shows like Spooks and Line of Duty. Her big break came in the BBC spy drama and she has not looked back since. Who is Keeley Hawes? What shows has she been in? Keeley, 42, was born February 10, 1976 and is an English actress. She trained at the Sylvia Young Theatre School. Keeley kicked off her career in the film version of The Last September (1999). But it has been her roles on TV that have launched her to stardom, they include: Kitty Butler in Tipping the Velvet Zoe Reynolds in Spooks (2002-2004) Rosie Kennedy in The Vicar of Dibley (2006) Alex Drake in Ashes to Ashes (2008-2010) Lady Agnes in the reboot of Upstairs, Downstairs (2010-2012) Detective Inspector Lindsay Denton in Line of Duty (2014–2016) Louisa Durrell in the ITV series The Durrells (2016 to present) In 2017 she was famed for starring in the Ford Fiesta Advert. Is Keeley married? Keeley married the DJ and cartoonist Spencer McCallum in December … [Read more...] about Who is Keeley Hawes? The Durrells star who plays Louisa Durrell and Spooks and Line of Duty actress
DALLAS -- Dallas officer Rogelio Santander, a three-year veteran of the Dallas Police Department, was one of two officers shot Tuesday at a Home Depot. When the 27-year-old died Wednesday morning, he became the 24th officer killed this year in the line of duty. Twenty-five officers in total have been gunned down in 2018 in the line of duty. At this time last year, 14 had died. The rising toll has some who wear the badge feeling like they're wearing a target. In the case of the Dallas shooting, Santander was shot Tuesday afternoon when officers tried to arrest 29-year-old Armando Juarez on an outstanding warrant. Police say Juarez shot Santander, his partner Crystal Almeida, and a Home Depot loss prevention officer. Both of them are still in critical condition. "This is going to be a trying time for us, so we're just asking for your support during this time," said Chief Renee Hall. After a frantic five-hour manhunt and a car chase through nearby neighborhoods, running … [Read more...] about Dallas cop is 24th officer killed this year in the line of duty
SHE'S been the toast of Hollywood for a few years now but Thandie Newton will always remain a national treasure. The actress is set to return in the new series of Westworld on Sky Atlantic. Here's all you need to know... Who is Thandie Newton? She was born Melanie Thandiwe Newton in London, the daughter of Nyasha, a Zimbabwean and Shona princess, and Nick Newton, an English laboratory technician and artist. The name "Thandiwe" means "beloved" in Ndebele, Zulu, Xhosa or siSwati. She grew up in Penzance in Cornwall and was educated at a Catholic school where she was the only pupil of colour. She went to Cambridge University where she read social anthropology and graduated with a 2:1. Is Thandie married? Yes, she has been wed to director Ol Parker since 1998. Ol is best known as the director of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and its sequel. The couple have three children. What's on TV?The other Guy Get the full lowdown on Westworld actor Jimmi Simpson STUNNING SETS All the details on HBO … [Read more...] about Who is Thandie Newton? Westworld actress who plays Maeve Millay and Line of Duty star