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

Dynamic Plaques - FVT Plaques
FVT Plaques is introducing new dynamic plaques to recognize police and sheriff's...

Security Policy and the Cloud

Ask The Expert

Mark Rivera

FBI-CJIS Security Policy Compliance Officer

Mark Rivera, Customer Retention Manager and CJIS Security Compliance Officer with Vigilant Solutions, served for sixteen years with the Maryland State Police, retiring at the rank of First Sergeant with thirteen of those years at the supervisory and command level. He holds a Master of Science Degree in Management from The Johns Hopkins University and Secret clearance through the FBI, Baltimore.

News - Patrol

Displaying 21  -  30  of  9995
<p>Daniel Kevin Harris was shot and killed by a North Carolina trooper last Thursday at the end of a vehicle pursuit. (Photo: Facebook)</p>

NC Trooper's Fatal Shooting of Deaf Driver Under Investigation

August 24, 2016
The North Carolina Highway Patrol is urging people to not jump to conclusions as agents investigate how a deaf driver with a history of minor offenses was shot and killed last week after leading a trooper on a 10-mile chase near Charlotte.

2 Officers Cleared in Freddie Gray Case to Receive Back Pay

August 23, 2016
Sgt. Alicia White and Officer William Porter will receive $96,855 and $70,523 respectively. They were suspended without pay after being charged with felony manslaughter in the April 2015 death of Freddie Gray.

Video: NJ Officer Catches Children Jumping from Window of Burning Home

August 23, 2016
With choking smoke and towering flames, Sayreville (NJ) Police Department Officer Brian Gay knew there was no time as family members trapped upstairs in the home started to jump.

Video: Injured NC Trooper Saves Suspect from Burning Car After High-Speed Chase Crash

August 23, 2016
An injured North Carolina State Highway Patrol trooper saved a high-speed chase suspect Monday from a burning vehicle after the chase ended in a collision.

Confidence in American Officers on Rise, Gallup Poll Shows

August 23, 2016
Americans' confidence in the police has edged back up this year after dropping last year to its lowest point in 22 years. Currently, 56% of Americans have "a great deal" or "quite a lot" of confidence in the police, four percentage points higher than in 2015. Confidence is essentially back to where it was before a series of highly publicized incidents involving police officers in several communities across the country, a new Gallup poll shows.
<p>Image: Facebook</p>

San Jose Facing Emergency Shortage of Police

August 23, 2016
Police Chief Eddie Garcia, POA leaders and city officials met for about an hour Monday to discuss the situation. That's seen by many as an indication the city could make the emergency declaration as early as next week.

California Crime Measure Results in 52,000 Fewer Arrests, Crime Rate Rising

August 23, 2016
Recent state Department of Justice statistics show the number of felony arrests plummeted 28.5 percent last year, while misdemeanor arrests rose about 9 percent over 2014. That resulted in 52,000 fewer arrests overall and the lowest arrest rate since record-keeping began in 1960.

Video: Sheriff Clark on What's Wrong in Milwaukee and in America

August 23, 2016
Milwaukee County (WI) Sheriff David Clarke was interviewed on the "Frontlines" show on NRA News. He spoke about the American problems that have made law enforcement a much tougher profession than when he worked the streets. He also slammed Black Lives Matter.

WI Attorney General Says No Early Release of Milwaukee OIS Video

August 22, 2016
Body camera footage of a fatal police shooting that sparked rioting in Milwaukee's Sherman Park neighborhood will not be released until the Milwaukee County district attorney makes a charging decision, Attorney General Brad Schimel said Monday.

Green Party Presidential Candidate Wants to Disarm Police

August 22, 2016
Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein elaborated on her aim for the U.S. "to explore what it means to disarm our police force," saying that it was something to look into in the future.
Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Zip Code:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine