Downtown Crime

Downtown Crime

Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Downtown (Jacksonville, FL) or anywhere in the US.

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  • Fighting tournament asks competitors to open joystic...

    Sep 10, 2018 | via TechSpot 

    In brief: The tragic shooting at a Madden NFL 19 tournament last month has resulted in eSports competitions tightening their security. The annual SoCal Regionals fighting game tournament has announced it is introducing a slew of new measures, which includes asking competitors to open, and in some cases unscrew, their joysticks.

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    Related Topix: EA Tiburon, Madden, EA Sports, Downtown (Jacksonville, FL)

  • A day after shooting, a shaken Jacksonville tries to...

    Aug 27, 2018 | via Florida Today 

    A day after shooting, a shaken Jacksonville tries to return to normal A day after a shooting at a video game tournament downtown, Jacksonville residents and businesses yearn for normalcy. Check out this story on floridatoday.com: https://on.flatoday.com/2of8sOD Police investigate the scene of a multiple shooting Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, at the Jacksonville Landing in Jacksonville, Fla., during a Madden Championship Series video game tournament.

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    Related Topix: Downtown (Jacksonville, FL), Duval County, FL

  • 'It sort of gave us a bad rap' says business owner a...

    Aug 27, 2018 | via Florida Today 

    'It sort of gave us a bad rap' says business owner after Jacksonville shooting "That pain, that fear will overcome you if you don't let the good in." Check out this story on floridatoday.com: https://on.flatoday.com/2PIFu6a David Osborn reports the latest from the scene of Sunday's shooting at a Madden 19 tournament at Jacksonville Landing.

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  • Jacksonville shooting suspect David Katz: Everything...

    Aug 27, 2018 | via Daily Mail 

    John McCain's former jailer recalls how he was a 'stubborn and strong' POW, as Americans and Vietnamese sign a book of condolence for the war hero at the US embassy in in Hanoi Pro-Kremlin media blast late Senator John McCain as an anti-Russia warmonger and say they hope he is burning in hell Trump 'REFUSED to approve a White House statement calling John McCain a HERO after his death' claim insiders and instead chose to tweet perfunctory 'sympathies' to the senator's family McCain's death overshadows Tuesday's Senate primary in Arizona - a contest where the candidates have shunned the senator in order to emphasize ties to Trump Arizona GOP senate candidate who complained McCain's announcement he was stopping his cancer treatment had been timed to hurt her campaign FAILS to apologize following his death Burning Man revelers turned away in their thousands from the entrance and forced to ... (more)

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  • The Daystarter: Latest on the Jacksonville shooting;...

    Aug 27, 2018 | via St. Petersburg Times 

    Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams addresses the media across the street from the scene of a multiple shooting at The Jacksonville Landing during a video game tournament on Sunday in Jacksonville. * We'll have mostly sunny skies in the morning, then become mostly cloudy with scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon, according to the National Weather Service .

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    Related Topix: Sports Etc., Sports