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The Waffle House shooting suspect was arrested near the White House in 2017, had 4 guns confiscated then returned to him

The Waffle House shooting suspect was previously arrested by the Secret Service in 2017 for being in a restricted area near the White House, authorities said.
A viral video shows Philadelphia police arresting two black men inside a Starbucks, as witnesses protest that the men "didn't do anything."

Starbucks CEO apologizes to the 2 black men arrested in a Philadelphia store, says he wants to meet with them ‘face-to-face’

Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson apologized to the two black men arrested in a Philadelphia store, saying that videos of the incident were "very hard to watch."
A viral video showed police arresting two black men at a Philadelphia Starbucks store, as bystanders protested that they "didn't do anything."

Starbucks apologizes after viral video shows cops in a Philadelphia store arresting 2 black men who witnesses say ‘didn’t do anything̵...

Starbucks faced intense backlash on Saturday after a viral video showed police arresting two black men in a Philadelphia store. The coffee giant apologized.
Tibetan Buddhist monks praying at the Rongwo Monastery in the Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture on March 1, 2018.

China tried to control Tibetan exiles in Sweden by hiring a spy in the refugee community

In exchange for cash, the man is suspected of collecting information on Tibetans' addresses, family members, trips and meetings.
One woman intentionally got arrested so she could quit smoking cigarettes in jail.

Some people get arrested on purpose so they can go to jail — and their reasons range from sad, to nefarious, to political

Some people want to go to jail to kick drug habits, find medical care, or prove a political point. Here are some times people have been arrested on purpose.

A former Chinese state prosecutor criticized Xi Jinping’s plan to rule indefinitely and now he’s been arrested

This appears to be the first arrest, though at least one dissident was sent away on a forced "holiday" ahead of China's annual legislature meeting this week.
A man placed in handcuffs is led by police near Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School following a shooting incident in Parkland

Police had to track down the suspected Florida high school shooter after he escaped the scene by blending in with fleeing students

Authorities said the suspect, Nikolas Cruz, had blended himself into a crowd of fleeing high-school students to escape the shooting scene.

Maldives’ Supreme Court handed a victory to the nation’s embattled president after he orchestrated the arrests of 2 justices

The Supreme Court reversed its decision last week to dismiss terrorism charges against opposition leaders.
Anti-regime protestors demonstrate outside the Iranian embassy on January 2, 2018 in London, England.

Nearly 5,000 people were arrested during Iran’s bloody month of protests

The protests were Iran's biggest unrest in nearly a decade and 492 people remain in custody.