Five University of Maryland students were robbed with a knife and a BB gun at an off-campus apartment early Saturday, prompting the university police department to issue a campus-wide warning. Three men, one armed with a knife and another...Show More Summary
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Police officers in Alaska's biggest city became wranglers early Friday morning, rounding up a couple of miniature horses that escaped from their corral. A photo tweeted from the Anchorage police department showed three officers with the two horses they apprehended. Show More Summary
The District of Columbia Crime Policy Institute Director John Roman said that the Chicago Police Department has consciously chosen to target African-Americans by implementing a stop-and-frisk program that is both controversial as well as counter-productive.
You can find some great deals on bargain automobiles on Craigslist. However, recent stories about buyers and sellers being robbed or even killed illustrates the risk you take when dealing with an online stranger. Some police departments are responding by allocating a portion of their parking lot to ensure a safe sale. Read more...
Sounds like: Los Angeles Police Department, The Lodger Song: Iles - In Tents What's so good? If his plucky debut single "In Tents" is any indication, L.A.-based Iles has a bright future in the indie rock world. The short, addictive track has replay value like nothing else I've heard this side of Los Angeles Police Department. Show More Summary
Via a public records request, the Oakland Police Department has turned over 4.6 million reads of 1.1 million unique plates recorded between 2010 and 2014. Ars Technica made the request, resulting in the aforementioned license-plate reader dataset made between December 23, 2010 and May 31, 2014. Show More Summary
The second-in-command of the Fresno Police Department and four others were arrested Thursday on federal drug charges, authorities said.
A departing Miami-Dade Police Department public information officer sent an email to reporters essentially flipping them the bird in the most sarcastic way possible.
No matter how many times the New York Police Department is burned when it tries to reach the public on social media, it still seems to believe the disconnect between officers and the public can be bridged with a hashtag or status update. Show More Summary
The New York Times reports that a trove of 30,000 police photos from the New York City Municipal Archives will soon be available online as part of an impending digitization project. The photos were originally taken by detectives from the New York City Police Department Photo Unit between 1914 and 1975. They include images of […]
If you're going to break the law, why would you flaunt it on Facebook?The other day, I posted about the San Antonio Police Department and their "morning prayer." Now, the Alcorn County Sheriff's Department in Mississippi has posted this image of a squad car:
Barney, a police dog for a Washington state police department, died after being hospitalized for inhaling meth during one of the region’s largest drug busts, local reports said.
Arrested by Austin Police Department. Read more...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A building collapsed on Thursday in New York City's East Village neighborhood, police said. There was no immediate information on possible injuries, said a spokesman for the New York Police Department. (Reporting by Laila Kearney, Editing by Ellen Wulfhorst)
In response to a public-records request, the Oakland Police Department released 4.6 million records from its license-plate readers. Here's what they show. Continue reading Oakland Police Department releases license-plate reader records...Show More Summary
The inquiry into the shooting of a man in the parking lot of Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, and the UND campus police officer responsible for the shooting will not be facing charges: The police department asked for an independent review following a chase and subsequent shooting, to clear up principle issues raised about the...
Wanted: Mayor Kasim Reed? Atlanta Public Schools supporters slapped the mayor's face onto reward posters and asked Atlanta Police Department Chief George Turner to investigate possible theft of the district's cash. The mayor's office said in a statement that they're working through negotiations with the school district.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
We're really going to have to start drinking again: Chicago’s segregated housing pattern and the race of persons accused of committing most gun crimes make it likely that the Chicago Police Department will bump heads with the American...Show More Summary
At a town hall meeting Wednesday evening, D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier urged police departments across the nation to stop measuring success by crime statistics alone and to incorporate empathy in policing as a way to foster greater trust.Read full article >>
From contorted corpses splayed on the sidewalk to errant streetcars lodged in storefronts, the New York Police Department has photographed crime scenes almost since the technology was available.