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Police Union Warns Visitors About 'War-Like' Detroit

October 8, 2012
As the Detroit Tigers got ready to host the Oakland Athletics for playoff baseball, the city's police union warned visitors about the city's "war like" atmosphere, high crime rate, and low police morale.

Many States Fall Short of Federal Sex Offender Law

October 8, 2012
Nearly three dozen states have failed to meet conditions of a 2006 federal law that requires them to join a nationwide program to track sex offenders, including Texas and four other states that have completely given up on the effort because of persistent doubts about how it works and how much it costs.

Ala. Campus Cop Shoots, Kills Student In 'Fighting Stance'

October 8, 2012
A muscular, naked 18-year-old student was shot by a University of South Alabama Police officer early Saturday morning after the student "repeatedly rushed toward the officer and challenged the officer in a fighting stance," according to a statement from the agency.
<p>Screenshot via YouTube.</p>

Texas Police Chief Fired In YouTube Video

October 8, 2012
The McKinney (Texas) Police chief learned he had been replaced as the leader of the department, when the city manager posted a video on YouTube announcing his firing.
<p>Photo courtesy of Detroit PD.</p>

Detroit Chief Resigns Amid Sex Scandal

October 8, 2012
A sex scandal in Detroit has forced out its chief of police, the second person in two years to resign from the position after allegations of inappropriate relations with a female officer in the department.
<p>Photo courtesy of Virginia State Police.</p>

Va. Trooper Struck, Killed Directing Traffic

October 8, 2012
A Virginia State Police trooper was killed late Friday, when an SUV struck the trooper in an intersection in Hanover County. He was working a special assignment at the State Fair of Virginia.
<p>Photo courtesy of El Paso PD.</p>

Texas Officer Brutally Attacked By Teen Dies

October 8, 2012
An El Paso (Texas) Police officer who caught three teenagers vandalizing his car died Friday from injuries sustained when one of the teens brutally assaulted him.
<p>Photo: U.S. Customs and Border Protection</p>

Friendly Fire Killed Border Patrol Agent

October 7, 2012
The U.S. Border Patrol agent killed last week in a shooting in southern Arizona apparently opened fire on two fellow agents thinking they were armed smugglers and was killed when they returned fire.

NLEOMF Hosts Annual LE Museum Fundraiser

October 6, 2012
At the gala, NLEOMF members will honor law enforcement officers. Proceeds will benefit the National Law Enforcement Museum, which is under construction in Washington, D.C. It's scheduled to open in early 2015.

DOJ Taps LISC for Troubled Communities Grant

October 6, 2012
The U.S. Department of Justice has awarded $1 million to the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) to help attack crime hot spots in 15 U.S. cities to improve the quality of life in troubled communities.
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