In Little Rock, Arkansas; Little Rock Police Chief Kenton Buckner said that a uniformed off-duty Little Rock officer in an unmarked car was approached by at least three people trying to rob the officer. Buckner says there was an exchange of gunfire between the suspects and the officer. One witness described the suspect vehicle pull […]
A suspect is in custody after 28 people were injured Saturday when a vehicle plowed into a crowd watching the Krewe of Endymion parade in the Mid-City section of New Orleans, reports the AP. Police Chief Michael Harrison said the suspect is being investigated for driving while intoxicated. Harrison said...
From the Herald-Leader: An Eastern Kentucky police chief has removed large decals with the Punisher skull and “Blue Lives Matter” from eight police cars after a backlash following the publication of a Herald-Leader story. The Catlettsburg Police department, which employs eight full-time and two part-time officers for a population of about 2,500, featured the images […]
Click here for reuse options! Peter Newsham defends past mass arrests that cost city millions in legal judgments. At a time when the right to protest in the nation’s capital has never been more important, Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel...Show More Summary
At least one person was taken into custody Saturday after a vehicle crashed into a crowd watching a parade in New Orleans and injured 28 people, police said. Police Chief Michael Harrison said that authorities do not suspect terrorism and that the person in custody is being investigated on suspicion...
The police chief of Catlettsburg, Ky., has removed decals featuring the logo of comic book vigilante the Punisher and the words "Blue Lives Matter" from the city's police cars after a report in the Lexington Herald-Leader on the choice of decor, according to that same paper. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Turns out people don't want cops to idolize a vigilante murderer.
Police in Little Rock are investigating after an off-duty officer fatally shot a man who authorities say tried to rob him. Police Chief Kenton Buckner told reporters that the officer, … Click to Continue »
A suspect died and two police officers suffered minor wounds during a shootout at a central Florida home. Casselberry Police Chief Larry Krantz told reporters the two officers responded early … Click to Continue »
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's military junta removed the chief of the department responsible for overseeing Buddhist affairs and replaced him with a police officer on Saturday, amid a stand-off between officials and monks at the country's largest temple.
Oakland’s assistant police chief ordered officers Friday to immediately begin reporting unpermitted events or so-called cabarets up the chain of command — a policy developed in response to the Ghost Ship warehouse fire in December. Officers...Show More Summary
The Tennessean, who has a law degree from Seattle University, worked for 20 years in Washington as police chief of three departments and as second-in-command of the King County Sheriff’s Office before being recruited by an FBI contractor...Show More Summary
Police say determination made that officer does not face risk.
Local officials in Santa Cruz, California didn’t hide their disdain towards the Department of Homeland Security after a gang bust turned into an immigration raid once the federal government got involved. Santa Cruz police and DHS jointly carried out the raid that they said targeted the MS-13 gang on Feb. Show More Summary
A New Jersey police officer has resigned amid an internal affairs investigation of his online activities. Elmer Police Chief Patrick Bryan Jr. said in a statement that Lt. Steven Felice … Click to Continue »
Interim D.C. Police Chief Peter Newsham said that a weapon was recovered on the scene last night, which he believes belongs to the diseased suspect. [ more › ]
Authorities say two police officers are wounded and a man is dead after a shooting in Washington. Police Chief Peter Newsham said at a news conference that uniformed officers with … Click to Continue »
Kim Jong Nam's assassins killed him with a banned chemical weapon, Malaysian police revealed Friday. The country's police chief said toxicology reports on swabs from the face and eyes of the exiled North Korean found VX nerve agent, which the BBC notes is classed as a weapon of mass destruction...
A Northern California raid ostensibly targeting violent gang members triggered a dispute Thursday, with Santa Cruz’s police chief angrily accusing the Homeland Security Department of turning it into a secret immigration sweep. Chief Kevin Vogel accused Homeland Security officials of lying about...