PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The mother of an Oregon teenager who was fatally shot by a Portland police officer is demanding a federal Justice Department investigation into her son's death.
Police departments across the U.S. are speaking out after a viral iPhone prank spreads among teens
A white supremacist who fatally stabbed a black New Yorker on Tuesday drove all the way to the city from Maryland with the goal of murdering African Americans, the New York Police Department says. The New York Daily News reports that a 28-year-old military veteran who identifies as a white...
Two days after detaining Wyclef Jean in error, the Los Angeles Police Department has issued an apology to the Grammy-winning artist. Yesterday, Jean shared a video that was taken on Monday night, in which he was handcuffed by LAPD officers for sort of matching the description of a robbery suspect. Show More Summary
Authorities in western Arizona say a teenage suspect is sought in the stabbing of an employee of the high school in Parker. The Parker Police Department say the employee was … Click to Continue »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Congressional Black Caucus plans to push President Donald Trump on the changing priorities of the Justice Department's monitoring of police departments and cuts in education funding for college students. The Congressional...Show More Summary
A bicyclist was struck and killed by a car in south San Jose Tuesday, police said. The cyclist was struck near Leigh Avenue and Coit Drive before 4 p.m., according to the San Jose Police Department. Police said they were investigating...Show More Summary
No, not this rolling gun battle that wasn’t (it’s a wonder that the cops didn’t shoot an innocent man in this instance), but this one (via David Codrea) that really was a rolling gun battle, or at least, on the part of the cops. A 2-mile police chase from Westchester County to the Bronx ended […]
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is expanding protections for immigrants in the country illegally. An executive order signed Tuesday asks city officials to follow the Police Department's policy of not … Click to Continue »
President Donald Trump's visit to Nashville last week cost the Metro Nashville Police Department nearly $30,000 in overtime pay to staff police officers for security. The Tennessean (http://tnne.ws/2n9HXu9 ) reports … Click to Continue »
A new report released by ICE is trying to coerce police across the country into becoming immigration enforcement agents. Immigration and Customs Enforcement yesterday released its first report attempting to name and shame police departments that require more than ICE’s say-so in order to hold someone in jail. Show More Summary
Here are excerpts from recent editorials in Oklahoma newspapers: Stillwater News-Press. March 19, 2017. As news was breaking on Sen. Ralph Shortey's compromising encounter with the Moore Police Department, people … Click to Continue...
Grammy award winning musician and actor Wyclef Jean shared a video of his not-so-ideal encounter with Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) on social media Tuesday morning. The 47 year old was handcuffed by LAPD before eventually being let go. Show More Summary
Authorities in New York City say a 66-year-old man has died after being stabbed multiple times and walking into a police station. New York Police Department officials say the man … Click to Continue »
Sounds like: Alexei Shishkin, Posse, Mac DeMarco Song: Los Angeles Police Department - Grown What's so good? There's something earnest and wholesome and scary about this new single from Ryan Polie, better known around these parts as Los Angeles Police Department. "Grown" is melodically serene and tranquil. Show More Summary
The Napa Police Department has identified two officers who fatally shot a man armed with a knife outside a store. The San Francisco Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/2mP3m98) the department identified the … Click to Continue »
A San Francisco Police Department patrol car collided with a sedan at a South of Market intersection Monday evening, causing minor injuries and road closures, police said. The patrol car was westbound on Brannan Street before 7 p.m.Show More Summary
The Department of Homeland Security on Monday issued its first ‘detainer’ report, identifying sanctuary cities where local police have released...
The woman showed up at the 14-year-old girl’s Bernal Heights school at 11 a.m. on Friday and began arguing with her before the altercation turned physical, according to the San Francisco Police Department. The altercation was brokenShow More Summary
Houston police chief Art Acevedo speaks on the investigation of Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl LI jersey.