This morning just before 9 a.m., a plane circled above New York City with a banner attached to it reading: “De Blasio, Our Backs Have Turned To You.” According to John Cardillo, the retired New York Police Department officer and current reporter who broke the story, the banner was the work of about...
The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking into a claim made in a call to a Texas border town police department that a Mexican organized crime cartel has kidnapped a U.S. Border Patrol agent, officials said on Friday. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials added there are no reports...
The public relations officer for the Ferguson Police Department told the Washington Post that the destruction of the Michael Brown memorial could not be considered a crime because it was “a pile of trash in the middle of the street.” The destruction of the memorial was first noticed...
In a push to be as transparent as possible about the shooting death of black 18-year-old Antonio Martin by a 34-year-old white police officer in Berkeley, Missouri Tuesday night, the St. Louis County Police Department has released three videos they say caught images of the shooting including one which allegedly shows Martin raising a gun at the police officer.
Mourners gathered Friday at a church in Queens for the wake of Officer Rafael Ramos of the New York Police Department, who was killed along with his partner in an ambush shooting last week. Ramos, who turned 40 this month, had long been a committed member at the Christ Tabernacle Church, those who knew him said. Show More Summary
Former Baltimore police detective Joseph Crystal, who resigned this summer, is now suing both the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) and the police commissioner for not protecting him from retaliation. In 2012, Crystal reported an incident to prosecutors where a fellow cop assaulted a handcuffed suspect previously found in his girlfriend’s house. Show More Summary
Dustin Diamond, best known for his role as Screech on "Saved By The Bell," was arrested in Wisconsin on Friday, TMZ reported. The Ozaukee County Police Department confirmed the news to HuffPost Entertainment. He was arrested for possession...Show More Summary
Erica Garner, Eric Garner’s daughter, is in the hot seat today regarding a Tweet she sent out over the Christmas holidays, causing outrage among New York City Police department officers and supporters. According to a report by The New...Show More Summary
To the editor: The Times states it is not reasonable to lay blame for the slaying of two New York Police Department officers at the feet of protesters. ("Protesters didn't cause slayings of New York police officers," Editorial, Dec....
The New York City Police Department has arrested six people in the past five days for making threats against officers. These arrests have come out of "about 40 threat investigations" the NYPD launched following the killing of two officers on Dec. Show More Summary
Chicago Police Department spokeswoman Amina Greer says the shooting occurred on the mezzanine level of a Red Line "El" station on the city's South Side
JetBlue airlines is extending its services to law-enforcement officials, offering free flights along its route network to officers wishing to attend the funerals of the two New York Police Department officers killed in Brooklyn, N.Y., the New York Post reports.
Behold. The future of law enforcement. The Seattle Police Department (SPD) held its first-ever hackathon on Friday. The event was focused on a single problem: How to redact the video streams recorded by police officers from their dashcams and (soon) body-worn video cameras. Show More Summary
The St. Louis County Police Department released additional surveillance video of the confrontation that led to an officer shooting black teenager Antonio Martin.
The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating an "offensive" song that was performed at a charity event organized by a retired officer, CBS Los Angeles reports.
Police departments throughout the United States have escalated the vigilance in which they monitor speech on social media. Multiple people have been arrested and accused of threatening officers, as part of a law enforcement response to the execution of two New York Police Department officers. Ismaiiyl Brinsley shot NYPD Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu [...]
Via the Tallahassee Democrat: Susan Hemeryck, 54, told two Florida Department of Law Enforcement Capitol Police officers that she was "sorry and had to take down the Satanic display," because it was "not right" before she attempted to tear it about 11:30 a.m. Show More Summary
It's been a lively couple of days for Giants punter Steve Weatherford. First, he spent a solemn hour before practice Tuesday visiting a precinct of the New York Police Department to offer support in the wake of last week's tragic shooting...Show More Summary
Yesterday, TMZ published video of a song performed at a party attended by current and former Los Angeles Police Department members. The song, which is set to the music of "Bad, Bad Leroy Brown," parodies the shooting of Michael Brown. Show More Summary
Steve Weatherford didn’t go in with a hand gesture, or a slogan on a T-shirt. He went in with a heart that was heavy, and grateful. The Giants punter spent an hour before practice Tuesday visiting New York Police Department officers in the wake of the killing of two cops in Brooklyn over the weekend. “What…