A man was arrested on suspicion of stalking Academy Award-winning actress Charlize Theron after he went to her Hollywood Hills home Sunday, carrying flowers. Los Angeles police detectives found Stanislav Sonseadec, 54, of Illinois, standing in front of the “Mad Max: Fury Road” star’s home at 7:43...
The gunman slain by police after he killed his English professor and eight others at an Oregon college was once turned away from a firearms academy by an instructor who recalled finding him “weird” and “a little bit too anxious” for high-level weapons training. Christopher...
HELSINKI (AP) — Two Swedish comedians say they built a reconstruction of the "Police Academy" gay bar on Russia-owned land in Finland to protest a Russian law that bans the spreading of "propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations" to minors. Show More Summary
Putin’s secret beach hideaway in Finland is now home to a rickety replica of the Blue Öyster, the fictional gay bar from “Police Academy.”
An Iraq war veteran just published a guest editorial for The Daily Beast under an assumed name. It's a powerful, must-read piece. Having served as a military police officer in Iraq and elsewhere, the veteran, writing as "Clayton Jenkins," is currently enrolled in a rural red state police academy. Show More Summary
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Before getting into the meat of this post, I want to start off by stating a fact: There is no “war on police” happening in America today. What is happening is a growing movementShow More Summary
Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday awarded the state's Medal of Valor to two police officers, including a San Bernardino officer involved in a deadly gun battle months after graduating from the police academy.
An Iraq War veteran who joined the police force said that the police academy where he studied in “a northern red state” is in full-on panic mode over the supposed “War on Cops,” in spite of the fact that U.S. rates of violence against police are on the decline. Writing for...
In my rural red state police academy, instructors preach the fear of ‘officers dying left and right’—even though the numbers insist this isn’t happening.
The new “Fashion Police” team needs a little more time at the academy.
TweetVia KQED – oh, I see. So, Seven-Pointed Star + Frisco Phoenix + Oakland Oak = Interestingly enough, elements of the designerly community plus a North Bay tech firm’s marketing department are colluding to ban our current Oro en Paz, Fierro en Guerra City of San Francisco rising phoenix flag and replace it with something like […]
I leave Thursday morning for the Writer’s Police Academy. I’m more than a little excited … I’ve been wanting to attend for the last few years, really since it began, but couldn’t make it fit into my schedule. This time … Read more ›
The lieutenant is being investigated for allegedly using the county’s police training academy for his business.
Getting new ideas from social science into police academy training and thousands of local police departments is a slow endeavor. The post Police Training Is Seriously Lacking in Actual Science appeared first on WIRED.
A 2001 crime thriller that won an Academy Award for its lead actor is being developed as a series for CBS and has received a pilot commitment, according to a number of media reports. “In a competitive situation, with all...
On Friday, the Taliban launched large scale attacks in Kabul beginning with one in a heavily populated area of the city, followed by one on a police academy which killed or wounded 40 people, and then another on Camp Integrity, a base run by security contractors of Academi (formerly Blackwater) which wounded about 248 people […]
An unarmed black teenager in Texas was shot dead by a cop who had only recently graduated from the police academy. Just over a week before his death, a Twitter account that appears to belong to 19-year-old Christian Taylor includes messages about being afraid to die young. Show More Summary
Bomber dressed in a police uniform strikes Kabul police academy and massive truck bomb explodes near government complex
KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber killed dozens of cadets at a Kabul police academy and insurgents struck an area near a U.S. special forces base on Friday in a wave of attacks in the Afghan capital that began with a huge early morning...Show More Summary
It was the second major attack of the day