Crimes, Cons, & Capers: Wild Captures

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Crimes, Cons, and Capers is a fast-paced look at headline-grabbing crimes and far-fetched escapades across the country. In this premiere episode of this new Very Local series, you will see that capturing criminals comes with surprises. Watch the full episode here.Take one Florida person who was pulled over for driving under the influence. Police quickly realized that there was a litany of wild animals in the person’s trailer.“Just when you think that you’ve seen it all and then you arrest somebody for a DUI, who had an entire zoo in his trailer? I mean, you can’t make this stuff up,” said Shamus Smith, a retired NYPD officer. In other cases, high-speed pursuits are needed to apprehend suspects.“There’s an incredible amount of adrenaline that a patrolman goes through when pursuing somebody by vehicle. You often fall into a tunnel or rabbit hole by only focusing your efforts on pulling that car over and making sure that you arrest the motorists breaking the law,” said Smith.We take a look at some of the wildest police captures that you have to see to believe.Very Local is your best source for shows about local communities, bringing you 24/7 access to news from your trusted local news source, weather updates, and more. Very Local also brings you fresh, untold stories from your very own city and communities like yours, with exclusive original shows and local stories specific to where you live. Get the channel to stream Very Local free on Roku or Amazon Fire TV.Follow Very Local on Facebook and @VeryLocal on Instagram for more.

Crimes, Cons, and Capers is a fast-paced look at headline-grabbing crimes and far-fetched escapades across the country.

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In this premiere episode of this new Very Local series, you will see that capturing criminals comes with surprises.

Watch the full episode here.

Take one Florida person who was pulled over for driving under the influence. Police quickly realized that there was a litany of wild animals in the person’s trailer.

“Just when you think that you’ve seen it all and then you arrest somebody for a DUI, who had an entire zoo in his trailer? I mean, you can’t make this stuff up,” said Shamus Smith, a retired NYPD officer.

In other cases, high-speed pursuits are needed to apprehend suspects.

“There’s an incredible amount of adrenaline that a patrolman goes through when pursuing somebody by vehicle. You often fall into a tunnel or rabbit hole by only focusing your efforts on pulling that car over and making sure that you arrest the motorists breaking the law,” said Smith.

We take a look at some of the wildest police captures that you have to see to believe.

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Very Local is your best source for shows about local communities, bringing you 24/7 access to news from your trusted local news source, weather updates, and more. Very Local also brings you fresh, untold stories from your very own city and communities like yours, with exclusive original shows and local stories specific to where you live. Get the channel to stream Very Local free on Roku or Amazon Fire TV.

Follow Very Local on Facebook and @VeryLocal on Instagram for more.

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