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Portland Launches 'Having Enough Police Matters' Campaign

October 8, 2015
The "Having Enough Police Matters'' campaign is intended to pressure City Hall to provide more funding to the Portland Police Bureau to hire more rank-and-file officers.
<p>Former Charlotte-Mecklenburg PD officer Randall Kerrick was tried&nbsp;for voluntary manslaughter for shooting and killing&nbsp;Jonathan Ferrell in September 2013. The jury could not reach a verdict. (Photo: CMPD)</p>

Charlotte Reaches Settlement with Officer Charged in Fatal Shooting

October 8, 2015
Kerrick was tried earlier this year on a voluntary manslaughter charge, but a jury was unable to reach a verdict. Prosecutors then decided to drop the charge rather than try the case again.

Video: California Man Beat Officer After Luring Him From Patrol Car

October 8, 2015
A Sacramento, CA, Police officer is recovering after investigators say he was ambushed outside a hospital. Police have arrested two men in the case - one for the beating, and one for videotaping it.
<p>Photo: Blauer</p>

Blauer Releases New 4-Inch Strike Shoe

October 8, 2015
Blauer says the Strike has been carefully engineered to take the best features of tactical boots and distill them down into a high-comfort option for those looking for EMS shoes, station footwear, or everyday use in law enforcement outside of their full-height police boots.

Video: Minnesota Town Calls for Attacks on Police to be Considered Hate Crimes

October 8, 2015
The city of Red Wing is the first in Minnesota and the second in the nation to pass a resolution that calls for anyone who hurts a police officer to be charged with a hate crime.

Video: Officers Rescue Store Owner Crushed by 125-Pound Python

October 8, 2015
The owner of a northern Kentucky reptile store is recovering after police officers pried off a 20-foot python that was crushing the man.

Refusals to Serve Police Officers at Restaurants Draw Concern

October 8, 2015
In multiple recent incidents across the country, police officers have been denied service in some form by employees. Some say that these incidents alone signal a shifting attitude toward law enforcement officials among service industry workers.

New Study Examines Police Killing of Unarmed Civilians

October 7, 2015
A new study based on the open-source, open-standards, StreetCred Police Killings in Context (PKIC) data project reveals that the number of unarmed civilians killed in confrontations with police is substantially lower than commonly stated in the media.

LAPD Police Chief & NYC Police Commissioner Bet on Dodgers vs. Mets

October 7, 2015
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck and New York Police Commissioner William J. Bratton have placed public bets with each other over the Los Angeles Dodgers vs. New York Mets battle for the National League Championship Series.

Safariland Living Proof Campaign Celebrates 1924 Body Armor Saves

October 6, 2015
Safariland's mission statement, #TogetherWeSaveLives, is what the company stands for. Living Proof is a tribute to officers who put their lives on the line to protect others.
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