Contact Us
police

police

Police Car Lights
How to avoid a speeding ticket
[

Ex-Cop Reveals How to Avoid Getting a Traffic Ticket

Nobody likes getting pulled over and we all dread those infamous - and expensive - traffic tickets. If you've ever wanted insider info on how to avoid a speeding ticket, here you go.

Read More|Comment

police-lights
[

Standoff Ends in Arrest

Wichita Falls man may face charges after 3 hour stand-off with police

Read More|Comment

Police
Photo by: Flickr user canela_in_my_coffee
[

WFPD: Drug-Laced Business Card Story is a Hoax

The story surfaced yesterday on Facebook and on the street: a woman was the victim of a bizarre 'attack' with a drug-laced business card.

Read More|Comment

Category: Wichita Falls News Tags:
police lights
Flickr
[

Wichita Falls Police Make Early Morning Drug Bust

41 year-old Jose Antonio Ruiz is being held in the Wichita County Jail.

Read More|Comment

NBC Chicago
NBC Chicago
[

Chicago Police Taser Pregnant Woman for Parking in Handicap Spot — Is It Fair? [VIDEO]

A Chicago police officer is being investigated for tasering an eight-month pregnant woman for parking in a handicap spot earlier this week). The cop claimed he didn’t know the woman was expecting.

But, that’s just the beginning of the story.

Read More|Comment

Category: National News Tags:
Kenski1970, Flickr
Kenski1970, Flickr
[

New Jersey Town Raises a Ruckus for Ticketing Pedestrians Who Text or Talk on the Phone [VIDEO]

You’ve probably seen the countless YouTube videos of people so transfixed by their mobile phones that they walk into inanimate objects or fall into fountains.

And while it’s easy to laugh at such incidents, the truth is that distracted pedestrians can cause serious harm to themselves or other people — and now one New Jersey town is taking a stand.

Read More|Comment

Category: Lifestyle Tags: ,
iStockphoto
iStockphoto
[

Frequent 9-1-1 Calls Tied to Cell Phone Butt Dialing Epidemic

"Butt dialing"-yeah, it sounds funny.  But, it's anything but.  No if's and's or butt's about it.  But you get it, right?  Sorry, but I just had to run with that a moment.

Many of us do it; we put the cell phone in our hip pocket.  I don

Read More|Comment

WBZ
WBZ
[

Massachusetts Police Chief Comes Up with Shocking Plan to Curb Cursing in Town

Talk about putting your money where your mouth is.

The police chief in Middleborough, Mass. is considering enforcing a longstanding, but little-used ,law to help curb cursing in his town that could hit hard in the pocketbook.

Read More|Comment

Category: Weird News Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalk1290.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on NewsTalk 1290 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on NewsTalk 1290 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!