A second officer with the Whittier Police Department and the suspect, a Hispanic man in his 20s, were wounded in the exchange of gunfire, said Lieutenant John Corina of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. The fallen officer, Keith Boyer, was 53 and survived by two adult sons, California Governor Jerry Brown said in a statement expressing condolences.
A black teenager who was stopped by police last year while walking through a San Diego park is challenging the Police Department’s policies and practices for obtaining DNA from minors without first notifying a parent. Lawyers from the American Civil Liberties Union of San Diego and Imperial Counties...
Keith Boyer spent 27 years patrolling the streets of Whittier and had become something of a legend at the Whittier Police Department. Whittier Police Chief Jeff Piper broke down in tears recounting Boyer, whom he described as a close friend and beloved member of the department. Boyer was fatally...
LOS ANGELES, CA (KTLA) -- The officer killed in a shootout Monday in Whittier has been identified as Officer Keith Boyer, a longtime member of the Whittier Police Department, officials announced. Boyer was hired by the department in 1989 as hired as a dispatcher, jailer and reserve before becoming a patrol officer. Show More Summary
Prince George's County Police say a 7-year-old patrol and drug detection dog for the department has died. Police say K9 officer Tron died on Friday from an aggressive form of … Click to Continue »
The Nampa Police Department is seeking information about a shooting that left one man injured. The Idaho Statesman reports (http://bit.ly/2kEWXjU ) that the shooting occurred early Sunday on North Yale … Click to Continue »
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a 27-year-old man was died after a police shooting in St. Joseph. The patrol and the St. Joseph police department are conducting a joint … Click to Continue »
One officer spent several nights working on the condo.
Officers with the Rapid City Police Department and the Pennington County Sheriff's Office could be outfitted by body cameras by next summer. The two agencies applied last week for a … Click to Continue »
Navajo Nation Police Chief Phillip Francisco wants to encourage more women to join the police department. He said his department employs 48 women and 183 men across the Navajo Nation. … Click to Continue »
Internal and external reviews of the Portland Police Department are underway after an officer fatally shot a man holding a pellet gun. The department hasn't identified the officer who shot … Click to Continue »
Pakistani police say that counter-terrorism forces killed five militants in an overnight raid and seized weapons and explosives from their hideout. Nayab Haider, a spokesman for the counter-terrorism department, says … Click to Continue »
This was published last week: Work will start in earnest next week on how to reform the Chicago Police Department after federal investigators found that officers routinely used excessive force against minorities and tolerated "racially discriminatory conduct" by officers. Show More Summary
(Paul Mirengoff) Jim Scanlan describes the compliance nightmare that looms for the Baltimore Police Department as a result of the consent decree the City reached with the Justice Department. The events that led to the decree are well known. Show More Summary
Josh Duggar has been in a fair amount of trouble over the past two years. Now some viewers think they’ve found another scandal: a photo posted by the Springdale, Arkansas, Police Department, showing a suspect who stole items from an employee’s bag. Show More Summary
New Mexico legislators questioned Hobbs Police Chief Chris McCall during a confirmation hearing about his department's recruiting ad that showed a police SWAT team burst into a home as officers … Click to Continue »
A Colorado police department reached out to its local immigrant community shortly after the Associated Press released an 11-page document Friday claiming that the Trump administration planned to mobilize National Guard troops to round up undocumented immigrants. Aurora Police Chief Nick Metz...
CLAYTON, Mo. — A 22-year St. Louis County police veteran who was once picked to become the department’s liaison to the gay community is now suing the department for discrimination. In a lawsuit filed Jan. 10, Sgt. Keith Wildhaber claims a former St. Louis County Police Board member told him...
A New York Police Department psychologist who told detectives she was knocked unconscious by an intruder on the night her husband was shot has pleaded guilty to attempted assault. Westchester … Click to Continue »
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports: A 22-year St. Louis County police veteran who was once picked to become the department’s liaison to the gay community is now suing the department for discrimination. In a lawsuit filed Jan. 10, Sgt. Show More Summary