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Man Pleads Guilty to Aiming Laser Pointer at Helicopter

A 24-year-old man has pleaded guilty to aiming a laser pointer at a Baltimore County Police helicopter.


Maryland State Police medevac helicopter (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Police: 12-Year-Old Boy Flashed Laser at Medevac Helicopter

Maryland State Police say a medevac helicopter returning from a mission was flashed several times by a laser pointer while it was flying over Mount Airy.


The Justice Department watchdog has found the FBI has improved handling of national security letters, but says the agency could do better. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

FBI Offering $10,000 Reward For People Who Aim Laser Pointers at Planes

Silence your cellphone. Save the movie commentary for later. And if you know someone who aims a laser pointer at an airplane, give us a call.


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VA Man To Plead Guilty To Aircraft Interference

A laser pointer was the cause of some stir in Virginia Beach. Today, a man is on trial for pointing one in the direction of a helicopter in assistance of a police chase.

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