Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck says his department would investigate any sexual assault accusations against Bill Cosby — even past the statute of limitations.
Former Toyota communications chief Julie Hamp will be released from jail Wednesday, according to Bloomberg News (via Kyodo News). Hamp was jailed June 18 for allegedly mailing herself 57 Oxycodone pills, which are illegal in Japan. She resigned her position with Toyota on June 30 as one of the global automaker’s highest-ranking female executives. Show More Summary
Last year, Chief Greg Graham of the Ocala Police Department in Florida posted an unusual letter to the department's Facebook page. Co-signed by community development director for the Ocala/Marion County Family YMCA Narvella Haynes, the letter called for public prayer to help stop crime:
Washington D.C. police arrested a man Monday in the Independence Day stabbing death of a passenger who was robbed aboard a Metro train, according to D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier. Jasper Spires, 18, is charged with killing recent American University graduate Kevin Joseph Sutherland, 24, about 12:50 p.m. Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles police chief must answer questions about a high-profile officer-involved shooting of a black man last year, a federal judge ruled Monday, citing contradictions between the chief's statements and a commission's...Show More Summary
When a city has seven shooting deaths in two days, including the death of a 7-year-old boy, something is systemically wrong. That's what Chicago's police chief said after a spate of bloodshed that tormented the city over the weekend....Show More Summary
District police on Monday arrested a man they believe is the suspect being sought in the Independence Day stabbing death of a passenger who was robbed aboard a Metro train, according to D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier.Read full article >>
Commissioner of the Police for the Metropolis v DSD and NBV and Alio Koraou v Chief Constable of Manchester  EWCA Civ 646 – read judgment The Court of Appeal has ruled that the police have a positive duty under Article 3 ECHR to conduct investigations into alleged ill-treatment by private individuals. There is a […]
The man in his 30s allegedly shot someone at the Omni Austin Hotel Downtown at 4:50 a.m., Assistant Austin Police Chief Brian Manley said at a press conference later that morning.
Chief Tango sends us a link to the story about Michael Warning, reportedly a veteran who stole a Humvee military vehicle from Fort Gordon, Georgia and led police on relatively high speed chase to South Carolina; The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office says the suspect stole the military vehicle from Barton Field at Fort Gordon, where […]
She took her clothes off, and that didn't work. She pawed the police chief and that didn't work, either.
BELGRADE (Reuters) - Police chiefs from Germany, Austria and Hungary have agreed to help Serbia crack down on waves of illegal migrants transiting its territory heading for the European Union, Serbia's police chief was quoted on Thursday as saying.
The erstwhile commissioner, who blames minority communities for tension between police and civilians, also wants cops to try out body cameras.
Chief Kathleen O'Toole says she has “no trouble” with the idea of firing bad cops. The proof should arrive this month. ALEX GARLAND The last time a Seattle police chief tried to fire one of the city's 1,300 officers for using excessive force, the officer got his job back through a special tribunal stacked two-to-one with police. Show More Summary
A 22-year-old woman, Mery Isabel Quinde-Castro, is facing child endangerment charges after tying her young son to a bush outside of an apartment complex in Spring Valley, NY. The police chief said that the boy was wearing a monkey backpack with a leash—"The leash part was actually knotted around this bush so that the child just couldn't walk away. Show More Summary
An Upper West Side police officer has been making Rex Banner look like Chief Wiggum: Over the last three years, Officer Joshua Vincek has been waging a one-man war on cyclists on the UWS, handing out more tickets to cyclists than any other officer in the neighborhood. Show More Summary
A painting depicting female nudity was intended to illustrate the conservative morality of a small town. But the painting itself has caused such a stir within said small town that its police asked it be taken down. The painting, by Tipton, Indiana artist and gallery owner Hugh Stumbo, depicts...
PARIS — French police arrested the chief executive of Uber France and the general manager of Uber Europe this week for “inciting illegal employment.” Translation: Uber is disrupting a system
Police chief Kathleen O'Toole, center in white jacket, listens while Judge James Robart holds forth about the SPD's reforms. Ansel Herz If you like big declarations from on high, then I have good news for you: James Robart, a 68-year-old...Show More Summary