Ron Johnson served 27 years in Florida's Winter Park Police Department.
Police in the southern California community of East Bakersfield allegedly beat a man to death last week, and now a lawyer for the 33-year-old's daughters and parents is using the word "coverup"—because the local sheriff's department confiscated the phones of witnesses who filmed the incident, the Los Angeles Times...
Also: Russian security service says it uncovered a CIA agent; the AP blasts Justice Department's search of reporters' phone records; New Orleans police identify a suspect in the city's Mother's Day shooting.
Yet another television show, this time about the CPD: District 21 of the Chicago Police Department is made up of two distinctly different groups. There are the uniformed cops who patrol the beat and go head-to-head with the city's street crimes. Show More Summary
A teenager in the Russian city of Chita, in east Siberia, survived after attempting a suicide by jumping from the 10th floor of a residential apartment building, the Transbaikal police department said in a statement.
Titus Young’s weekend arrest in San Clemente, Calif. came on the heels of two other alleged incidents linked to a car registered to him, the Orange County Sheriff’s Department told PFT on Monday. Orange County Sheriff’s spokesman Jim Amormino told PFT a black Ford Mustang registered to Young was involved in a pair of incidents…
Joggers in Silver Lake should heed warnings from the Los Angeles Police Department of armed robberies occurring in the area as of late. [ more › ]
Brooks Simpson has learned from the Richmond Police Department that there is no report related to a supposed vandalism incident that took place on Thursday at the Jefferson Davis Monument in Richmond. According to the police: ““We can find no record of such an incident ever occurring.” According to the report, Mr. Walker called the [...]
Both the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department and the Los Angeles Police Department have become big fans of cameras that capture license plate numbers and check them against information in registration and criminal databases. The Sheriff's...Show More Summary
Lieutenant Adrian Ruiz of the Phoenix Police Department was recognized by the Arizona Transit Association (AzTA) and Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) with the 2013 Excellence Award for Outstanding Transit Individual at the annual AzTA/ADOT...
SEATTLE (Reuters) - The Seattle police department, under court-sanctioned scrutiny over the use of excessive force, is set to equip at least a dozen officers with a wearable camera for a year-long trial, a senior police official sai...
Posted on 05.11.2013 23:00 by Kirby Garlitos In case you’ve been living under a rock for the past month, you might have missed out on the Dubai Police’s lineup of new cars. And if you didn’t know any better, you might have guessed that this was some kind of ostentatious joke by the Middle Eastern country. Show More Summary
The United States Attorney’s Office in the Southern District of New York, the New York field office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Ray Kelly, the New York Police Department (NYPD) officer, have stopped another individual from committing an act of terrorism. So it seems.
The parents of 16-year-old Kimani Gray, whose March shooting death by two plainclothes New York City Police Department officers set off multiple protests and demonstrations, are planning to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the city, the New York Daily News reports. Show More Summary
I don't watch television, so I don't know if this story has been publicized. The StarTribune carried the story:Federal authorities said Monday they are confident that they foiled a planned attack on the Montevideo Police Department and...Show More Summary
The Utah Transit Authority may look at all four scenarios, according to the board member who has been pushing the agency to consider abolishing its 82-member police department with an $5.8 million annual budget to save money.
Though Boston's police chief says his department didn't know that the FBI had investigated Tamerlan Tsarnaev's possible ties to extremists, the bureau says that information was entered into a database that local authorities could access.
This sounds familiar...almost like we covered it over a week ago: The McCarthy era... Sneed is told Police Supt. Garry McCarthy is shaking up the police department by getting rid of “legacy” top brass.? Translation: Top cop holdovers from Mayor Richard M. Show More Summary
Back in October we let the northeast San Fernando Valley know when the party is over, and it's when Los Angeles Police Department party cars say it's over. And now Sylmar will get an extra generous dose of these siren-topped party crashers. [ more › ]
The embattled, controversial, and less-than-effective Oakland Police Department made headlines again yesterday when Chief of Police Howard Jordan abruptly announced his retirement. The official word was that he is on medical leave, and will be seeking retirement for "medical reasons," but the timing suggests otherwise. [ more › ]