1. In February the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) requested a statement from PC Peach, not knowing that the officer was actually a police dog. This was the result:
The CPS was not amused but the police union stood by the human officer who wrote it saying, “It’s a difficult time for police and sometimes humor is a way of venting frustrations.”
- The death penalty should still be considered for Colorado theater shooter James Holmes, a jury decided.
- President Obama unveiled a climate change plan on Monday that calls for federal limits on the amount of carbon power plants can produce.
- California Gov. Jerry Brown called for a state of emergency as wildfires burned thousands of acres by Sunday and forced hundreds of evacuations.