The New York Times reports that a trove of 30,000 police photos from the New York City Municipal Archives will soon be available online as part of an impending digitization project. The photos were originally taken by detectives from the New York City Police Department Photo Unit between 1914 and 1975. They include images of […]
If you're going to break the law, why would you flaunt it on Facebook?The other day, I posted about the San Antonio Police Department and their "morning prayer." Now, the Alcorn County Sheriff's Department in Mississippi has posted this image of a squad car:
Barney, a police dog for a Washington state police department, died after being hospitalized for inhaling meth during one of the region’s largest drug busts, local reports said.
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - A building collapsed on Thursday in New York City's East Village neighborhood, police said. There was no immediate information on possible injuries, said a spokesman for the New York Police Department. (Reporting by Laila Kearney, Editing by Ellen Wulfhorst)
In response to a public-records request, the Oakland Police Department released 4.6 million records from its license-plate readers. Here's what they show. Continue reading Oakland Police Department releases license-plate reader records...Show More Summary
The inquiry into the shooting of a man in the parking lot of Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, and the UND campus police officer responsible for the shooting will not be facing charges: The police department asked for an independent review following a chase and subsequent shooting, to clear up principle issues raised about the...
Wanted: Mayor Kasim Reed? Atlanta Public Schools supporters slapped the mayor's face onto reward posters and asked Atlanta Police Department Chief George Turner to investigate possible theft of the district's cash. The mayor's office said in a statement that they're working through negotiations with the school district.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
We're really going to have to start drinking again: Chicago’s segregated housing pattern and the race of persons accused of committing most gun crimes make it likely that the Chicago Police Department will bump heads with the American...Show More Summary
At a town hall meeting Wednesday evening, D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier urged police departments across the nation to stop measuring success by crime statistics alone and to incorporate empathy in policing as a way to foster greater trust.Read full article >>
From contorted corpses splayed on the sidewalk to errant streetcars lodged in storefronts, the New York Police Department has photographed crime scenes almost since the technology was available.
Earlier this month, the New York Police Department started using a tool called ShotSpotter in Brooklyn and the Bronx to determine where gunshots are fired. The system was turned on as part of a pilot program “to make the city safer,Show More Summary
Three people were arrested outside Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office at City Hall yesterday, after demonstrators held a "die-in" to demand reforms to the Chicago Police Department. [ more › ]
The Nashville Police Department is making national headlines due to a recent, controversial request in regards to immigrants. Apparently, the law enforcement agency feels immigrants should be considered for employment as police officers. Show More Summary
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The Fort Lauderdale Police Department has fired three officers and another has resigned after an internal investigation found that they had exchanged multiple racist text messages and shared a racist video trailer parodying President Obama. The investigation began after one of the officer's fiancées tipped off his superiors that "her... More »
An officer with the New York City Police Department has been arrested and is facing charges of rape, sexual misconduct, sex abuse and endangering the welfare of a child after allegedly having sex with a 16-year-old girl whom he met at his church, the New York Daily News reports.
Incidents where body cameras were either switched off or manipulated highlight oversight issues as police departments across the US adopt the technology.
An Irondequoit Police Department investigator is being investigated for a Facebook page that is being called “offensive and racially insensitive,” Raw Story reports.