FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

The Law Officer's Pocket Manual - Bloomberg BNA
This handy 4" x 6" spiral-bound manual offers examples showing how rules are...

News - Patrol

Displaying 171  -  180  of  13061
<p>Former Nebraska trooper&nbsp;Timothy &quot;Tim&quot; Flick faces a vehicular homicide over a fatal pursuit crash. (Photo: Nebraska State Patrol)</p>

Former Nebraska Trooper Charged with Homicide Over Pursuit Crash

February 22, 2018
Timothy "Tim" Flick could get up to two years in jail if convicted of motor vehicle homicide and making a false statement under oath. He also is charged with careless driving, an infraction.

Parkland High SRO Resigns Under Investigation for Failing to Engage Shooter

February 22, 2018
Sheriff Scott Israel said the deputy should have “went in. Addressed the killer. Killed the killer.”

Law Enforcement Now Nation's Most Dangerous Profession, Medical Journal Says

February 22, 2018
The law enforcement officer nonfatal injury trend increased across the 12-year period studied; this is in contrast with the trend for all other U.S. workers which significantly decreased.

Florida, Other States Consider Arming Teachers

February 22, 2018
Florida Republican Sen. Greg Steube said gun-free zones like schools are easy targets and has proposed allowing specially trained educators with military or law enforcement backgrounds to be armed.

Broward County Deputies Criticized for Response to School Shooter

February 22, 2018
Sheriff Scott Israel said that, to his knowledge, deputies followed protocol and did not wait for specialized teams to arrive before going into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. But he said that details over the office's response remained unclear.

Newspaper Declares Baltimore Nation's Most Dangerous City

February 21, 2018
Baltimore is the big city with the highest per capita murder rate in the nation, with nearly 56 murders per 100,000 people. At 343 murders in 2017, the city tallied the highest per capita rate in its history. Columbus tallied 143 murders — 37 more than 2016 and the most the city has seen in a single year.

Non-Sworn Assistants Help Phoenix Police Stretch Patrol Resources

February 21, 2018
Police assistants respond to calls such as to file reports for car accidents, thefts, burglaries or criminal damage that do not involve a suspect at a scene or another potentially dangerous situation.

Following Up on School Shooting Threat, California Deputies Find Guns in Student's Home

February 21, 2018
When deputies arrived at the home Friday they found two AR-15 rifles, two handguns and 90 "high-capacity" ammunition magazines, the sheriff said.
<p>Houston K-9 Rony had to be put down after shattering his leg while chasing a suspect.</p>

Video: Houston K-9 Put Down After Injuring Leg Chasing Suspect

February 21, 2018
"Essentially, what happened was, his elbow shattered so there were breaks in multiple different places," said veterinarian Dr. Laura Ron with Vergi Animal Emergency Hospital where the decision was made to put Rony down.

U.S. Park Police Officer Accidentally Shot While Serving Warrant

February 21, 2018
D.C. Police said the officer was taken to MedStar Washington Hospital Center after he was shot in the lower extremities. Park Police said the incident happened because "a Park Police Officer’s firearm was unintentionally discharged."
Police Magazine