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

Autonomous Robots Prevent Crime

Ask The Expert

Stacy Dean Stephens

VP Marketing & Sales

Search Result: Animal Cruelty

Displaying 1  -  20  of  32

Seattle Officer Arrests Man for Throwing Kitten on Pavement

June 6, 2018
Horrified the woman approached the man and offered him $100 for the cat, but he threw a bottle at her in response, police said. More Here.

Video: Seattle Officer Arrests Man for Throwing Kitten on Pavement

June 6, 2018
Horrified, the woman approached the man and offered him $100 for the cat, but he threw a bottle at her in response, police said.

National Dogfighting Awareness Day is April 8

April 3, 2018
The COPS Office and the ASPCA have partnered to develop The Dogfighting Toolkit for Law Enforcement, an invaluable resource aimed at assisting law enforcement agencies in addressing dogfighting.

ASPCA Funds Pet Microchip Scanners for 86 NYPD Precincts and Housing Police Service Areas

March 3, 2018
The scanners can help NYPD officers responding to suspected animal cruelty cases quickly obtain crucial animal ownership information, facilitating their investigations.

Animal Abuse Can Be Indicator of Interpersonal Violence, Experts Say

June 8, 2017
The intentional harming and killing of animals is often tied to violence against humans, and knowledge of this connection can be used to improve anti-cruelty and public safety efforts, according to experts from the ASPCA.

Free Animal Cruelty Investigation Training Offered to NC Officers

February 27, 2017
In this program, which begins Friday March 3 in Durham, North Carolina DOJ-certified instructors with experience in cruelty investigations in the state will take students through cruelty cases from start to finish.

ASPCA Honors NYPD Officers and ADAs for Excellence in Helping NYC Animals

December 13, 2016
The ASPCA today honored 11 members of the New York City Police Department and two Assistant District Attorneys for their commitment and dedication to helping animals through the NYPD/ASPCA Partnership.

Agencies Receive ASPCA Award for Efforts to Stop Dog Fighting

April 12, 2016
The ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) announced the first recipients of the "ASPCA Champion for Animals" award, coinciding with National Dog Fighting Awareness Day.

New Jersey Police Find 67 Puppies in Van

April 5, 2016
Paramus, NJ, police overnight Monday found 67 puppies packed into small metal crates in a van parked behind a pet store owned by a businessman already facing animal cruelty charges.

Minnesota Deputy Pleads Guilty to Beating K-9 Partner

January 14, 2016
The deputy was placed on administrative leave after the incident, which occurred on June 15 at Black Bear Casino and Resort, where he was staying with other sheriff's deputies for K9 certification trials. More Here.

Minnesota Deputy Pleads Guilty to Beating K-9 Partner

January 14, 2016
The deputy was placed on administrative leave after the incident, which occurred on June 15 at Black Bear Casino and Resort, where he was staying with other sheriff's deputies for K9 certification trials.

Former Baltimore Officer Acquitted of Dog Killing Charge

November 19, 2015
Judge Melissa M. Phinn said the state did not present adequate evidence that proved Jeffrey Bolger, 50, was responsible for the death of a seven-year-old Shar-Pei named Nala, when he slit the dog's throat in June 2014. Bolger was charged with mutilating an animal, animal cruelty, and misconduct in office.

Video: Kansas Man Attacks Officer by Swinging Small Dog on a Leash

August 25, 2015
A Park City, Kansas, man is facing a charge of animal cruelty after police say he tried to swing a small dog on a leash as a weapon to attack a police officer.

California Criminalizes Hurting Volunteer Police Animals

August 14, 2015
California laws that punish people who injure police horses and dogs in the line of duty now extend to volunteer law enforcement animals.

Massachusetts Police Advise Public Not to Drunkenly Chase Bears with Hatchets

May 13, 2015
"The North Adams Police Department is urging everyone to NOT chase bears through the woods with a dull hatchet, drunk," the post said.

ASPCA Poll Reveals LEOs Lack Resources, Training to Properly Address Dog Fighting

April 8, 2015
A nationwide poll of law enforcement released today by the ASPCA exposes serious obstacles for law enforcement to investigate one of the most horrific forms of animal cruelty—dog fighting.

Tampa Officers Rescue Dog Found Shot, Tied To Railroad Tracks

March 6, 2015
Tampa, Fla., police stopped an oncoming train moments before it struck a dog that was tied to the tracks and had been shot three times.

FBI Said to Begin Tracking Animal Cruelty Cases

September 19, 2014
The FBI will begin tracking animal cruelty cases just as they track other crimes, Wayne Pacelle of The Humane Society of the United States said in a blog post Tuesday.

Baltimore Officer Charged with Cutting Lost Dog's Throat

June 19, 2014
Police were called and secured Nala using a dog pole, and an officer assigned to the emergency services division, later identified as Officer Jeffrey Bolger, went much further.

Video: Calif. Agency Kills Injured Animals at Range

September 16, 2013
The Merced (Calif.) Police Department's practice of taking severely injured animals to the police range to shoot and kill them has come under fire.
« Previous12Next »
Police Magazine