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St. Paul police violently arrest a black man for sitting on bench, waiting for his children (VIDEO)

From the Twin Cities Daily Planet: The video, shot by the man’s cellphone, shows his interaction with officers as he attempts to pick up his children from New Horizon Academy in downtown St. Paul. As the officers force the man to put...Show More Summary

35 Nigeria police 'missing' after Boko Haram raid

Thirty-five Nigerian police officers deployed to a training academy in the remote northeast are missing after a Boko Haram attack on the facility earlier this week, a spokesman said Saturday. The Islamists attacked the academy just outside the town of Gwoza on Wednesday. Show More Summary

Boko Haram In Control Of Nigerian Riot Police Academy

Boko Haram, Islamist militants in Africa, took over a police training academy in Gwoza, Nigeria this Wednesday. At first, authorities were unable to confirm the take-over, because communication with the school went down. A small number of trainees escaped and confirmed the suspicions. The Boko Haram militants arrived in several armored vehicles and on dozens

Who Should They Call? Police Need to Stop Aiming at Young Black Men So We Can Trust Them

By Kyler Sumter, a 17-year-old senior at Lindblom Math & Science Academy. She is a participant in the Op-Ed Project's Youth Narrating Our World. The world is watching what happens in Ferguson, Mo. The past week of protests, violence, resistance and military style police action make us question what is necessary to maintain civil justice. Show More Summary

Police seek witnesses to Civic assault

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an assault outside a Civic nightclub in the early hours of yesterday morning (Sunday August 17). About 12.40am, security staff refused a man entry to the Academy nightclub on Bunda Street, Civic. The man became aggressive and engaged a bystander in a short verbal argument before striking him, causing him [...]

The Movies Tell Us: How to Impersonate a Police Officer

Let’s be cops! Well, not real cops, because despite what Police Academy teaches us, not everyone is cut out to wear a badge and uniform. No force is so desperate for recruits that they’re going to let such incompetent people off the street enroll in their training program. Show More Summary

Police Officer Loses Dance-Off with Kids...Badly

2 weeks agoOdd : Neatorama

The Kansas City (Missouri) Police Department would like to apologize for this appalling demonstration of its officers' dancing skills. It notes that "Maybe we'll start including dancing as a course at the Academy, because it sure looks like we could use it." ( Video Link ) Definitely. -via Twitchy

Executive Chef Milton Rebello Dishes On Culinary Tattoos, Cooking for Royalty, & Exciting Cooking Trends

Not too long ago I was invited to join some other journalists to train with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police at the Royal Canadian Mountain Police (RCMP) Academy in Regina—a once in a lifetime opportunity. This was one of the hardest 24 hours of... via

Oscar Winner Robin Williams Dead at 63

Academy Award winning actor and comedian Robin Williams has died at the age of 63. Initials police reports suggest that it is a suspected suicide.

Code Patrol: How Smart Cities Leverage Citizen-Generated Technology

Like any self-respecting child of the '80s, I couldn't help but tune in for a few minutes of Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol when I recently stumbled upon it on Comedy Central late one evening. But while the absurdity of a police...Show More Summary

Code Patrol: How Smart Cities Leverage Citizen-Generated Technology

Like any self-respecting child of the '80s, I couldn't help but tune in for a few minutes of Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol when I recently stumbled upon it on Comedy Central late one evening. But while the absurdity of a police...Show More Summary

Citizen’s Police Academy Classes

From The Decatur Minuteby Sgt. Jennifer S. RossThe Citizen’s Police Academy (CPA) gives community members the chance to learn about all aspects of police operations, meet many of the men and women who serve in the Decatur Police Department,...Show More Summary

Fleeing motorist tries to hide from cops in an in-session police academy

In the end, police in Biloxi, Mississippi, didn't have all that hard a time apprehending Roger Beasley Jr. Last week, a police officer recognized Beasley driving a vehicle and knew he didn't have a license, reports the Biloxi Sun Herald, but when the cops tried to pull the 30-year-old over, he allegedly fled the scene. Show More Summary

Man Flees From Police, Runs Into Police Academy

It’s a classic case of "out the frying pan and into the fire." Roger Wayne Beasley Jr., 30, was driving around Wednesday in Biloxi when a cop recognized him and remembered one very important thing—Beasley didn’t have a license, the police chief tells Mississippi's Sun Herald. Beasley allegedly turned...

Drug dealer flees into police academy: cops

A dopey Mississippi drug dealer fleeing from a traffic stop was arrested after he mistakenly ran into a police academy, cops said.

Mississippi Man Fleeing The Cops Runs Into Police Academy

A Mississippi man who fled from a traffic stop, unknowingly ran into a building in Biloxi where police academy training was in session. 30-year-old Roger Wayne Beasley was so preoccupied with getting away that he didn’t even notice the marked cars parked outside the Harrison County Law Enforcement Training Academy, Police Chief John Miller said. [...]

‘The Mole Song: Undercover Agent Reiji’ Review: Takashi Miike’s Most Purely Entertaining Film in Years

Fantasia International Film Festival 2014 runs July 17 to August 6. Follow all of our coverage here. Reiji (Tôma Ikuta) is not a good cop. Not only did he score the lowest in the police academy’s history, but the citizens he’s serviced have had nothing but complaints about his lack of work ethic and unprofessional behavior. Show More Summary

Week in Pictures for July 4

A slide show of photographs from the past week in New York City and the region includes a police informer and Police Academy graduates.

New York’s Happiest

Police Academy graduates celebrated on Monday after the New York Police Department’s ceremony at Madison Square Garden.

Diverse class graduates from NYPD academy

The NYPD welcomed 607 new graduates to its ranks Monday as one of the most diverse classes in the agency’s history graduated from the Police Academy.

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