Police need public cooperation. The police rely on the public to report and help solve crimes. This is especially true now that police departments face budget cuts and increasing demands on their time – an environment that pressures police to get things done through innovative partnerships with...
Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions dislikes police consent decrees — court-enforced settlements between the Department of Justice and cities that are intended to eliminate the use of excessive force and racial profiling in policing. On April 4, Sessions announced that his Justice Department would review...
Transit officials say anti-Semitic graffiti incidents are the top subway bias crime investigated so far this year by the New York Police Department. The Daily News (http://nydn.us/2oG3QyR ) reports that … Click to Continue »
SANTA ANA Four days after the Santa Ana police chief announced his resignation, the City Council in a special closed meeting Monday voted to return Acting City Manager Gerardo Mouet to his previous department head position and immediately identify candidates for the interim role. The decision to move Mouet – appointed acting city manager in […]
How Immigration Arrests Affects Local Policing Police need public cooperation. The police rely on the public to report and help solve crimes. This is especially true now that police departments face budget cuts and increasing demands on their time – an environment that pressures police to get...
On Friday, a 12-year-old boy departed Kendall, on Australia's eastern coast, for Perth, on the western coast—around 2,700 miles away. The boy was driving his family's car, and was about 800 miles into his solo trip when police officers...Show More Summary
A cat hanging out with a giant, scary rattlesnake is not something you see every day, but that's what you're about to see. We don't know if they were friends or destroy each other or didn't care either way, but one police departmentShow More Summary
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin is creating a task force to address a backlog of sexual assault evidence kits in police department warehouses across the state. Fallin signed an executive order … Click to Continue »
Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) General Manager Grace Crunican has announced the hiring of Carlos Rojas as chief of police, welcoming him to BART from the Santa Ana Police Department
A statue commemorating the Battle of Liberty Place, built to honor individuals who killed members of the city’s integrated police department, was removed early Monday morning.
The Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) Police Department paused to recognize individuals' actions during their annual ceremony Tuesday, April 18.
Legislation in response to a BuzzFeed News investigation into the Baltimore County Police Department's failure to appropriately investigate many rape cases clarifies that in Maryland, no means no.
TUSTIN Like a page ripped from a Batman movie script, the Tustin Police Department has become perhaps the first Southern California law-enforcement agency to install GPS launchers on patrol cars to track fleeing vehicles. The aim of the StarChase system is to reduce dangerous police pursuits to protect officers and the public. “As a department, we are always looking […]
ORANGE An employee of El Modena High School is in negotiations with police after barricading himself inside a school office with a gun, police said Sunday evening. The Orange Police Department received a call about the incident at 11 a.m., said Sgt. Darrin Hall. The call came from the man’s brother who was with him at […]
The Department is about to lose another tool: When the police pulled over the white Buick Regal he was riding in, Roderick Franklin told them he “was just getting a ride to have Easter breakfast.” The officers didn’t dispute that. They...Show More Summary
Detectives with the Portland Police Department's bias crime unit are investigating after someone painted graffiti at a church and school. The police didn't disclose the details of what the graffiti … Click to Continue »
Police departments in many communities offer this service as aging populations increase.
Police say former Michigan State defensive end Auston Robertson is in custody after being charged with third-degree criminal sexual conduct. The Meridian Township Police Department updated a message on its website Sunday to say the 19-year-old was in custody. No additional information was provided....
Appearing on CBS' Face the Nation this morning, Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly weighed in on the recent terror attack in Paris, which resulted in the death of a police officer. In doing so, he made perhaps a somewhat shocking admission.
A Casper city councilman who used to be police chief says the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation should look into leadership problems at the Police Department. Councilman Chris Walsh made … Click to Continue »