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Obama Commutes Dozens More Lengthy Sentences

November 4, 2016
President Barack Obama on Friday shortened the sentences of 72 federal inmates, the vast majority serving lengthy prison terms for non-violent drug crimes.

Video: Obama Says Police Can 'Make the Job of Being a Cop a Lot Safer' by Admitting Failures

July 18, 2016
Fielding a question about the violence against police in Dallas, which left five officers dead, Obama said police officers will be safer once they acknowledge their failures.

Obama Says Police Can 'Make the Job of Being a Cop a Lot Safer' by Admitting Failures

July 18, 2016
Fielding a question about the violence against police in Dallas, which left five officers dead, Obama said police officers will be safer once they acknowledge their failures. More Here.

Obama Picks Merrick Garland for Supreme Court

March 16, 2016
President Obama said Wednesday that he will nominate federal Judge Merrick Garland to serve on the Supreme Court, challenging the resolve of Republican senators opposed to an election-year confirmation.

Video: President Obama Expected to Call for More Gun Control in Tuesday IACP Speech

October 26, 2015
President Obama will travel to Chicago Tuesday to address a meeting of police chiefs from around the world and he's expected to call for stricter national gun laws.

President Obama Expected to Call for More Gun Control in Tuesday IACP Speech

October 26, 2015
President Obama will travel to Chicago Tuesday to address a meeting of police chiefs from around the world and he's expected to call for stricter national gun laws. More Here.

President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter, Says Police Have "Tough Job"

October 23, 2015
At the conclusion of a White House forum on criminal justice, President Barack Obama said Thursday he wanted to make a final point about the nexus of race and the criminal justice system before launching into his defense of the movement. More Here.

Video: President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter, Says Police Have "Tough Job"

October 23, 2015
At the conclusion of a White House forum on criminal justice, President Barack Obama said Thursday he wanted to make a final point about the nexus of race and the criminal justice system before launching into his defense of the movement.

Obama Explains Difference Between Police Reform And "War On Cops"

September 21, 2015
President Barack Obama on Saturday applauded the “outstanding work” of law enforcement as he called for criminal justice reform during a speech at the Congressional Black Caucus dinner.

Video: Georgia Teen Blasts White House Invite of Ahmed Mohamed

September 18, 2015
"When cops are gunned down, you don't invite them to the White House. You never did. But when a Muslim builds a clock, come on by. What is this world you're living in?" he said in the video.

Georgia Teen Blasts White House Invite of Ahmed Mohamed

September 18, 2015
"When cops are gunned down, you don't invite them to the White House. You never did. But when a Muslim builds a clock, come on by. What is this world you're living in?" he said in the video. More Here.

Because of ‘Horror Show,’ New England Police Union Boycott's Obama Labor Day Address

September 7, 2015
The New England Police Benevolent Association chose to boycott President Obama’s Labor Day breakfast address in Boston today to make a statement about violence against police.

Sheriff Clarke Blames President for "War on Police"

August 31, 2015
“I am too pissed off tonight to be diplomatic with what’s going on and I’m not going to stick my head in the sand about it,” Clarke said. “I said last December war had been declared on the American police officer led by some high profile people, one coming out of the White House...” More Here.

Video: Sheriff Clarke Blames President for "War on Police"

August 31, 2015
"I am too pissed off tonight to be diplomatic with what’s going on and I’m not going to stick my head in the sand about it," Clarke said. "I said last December war had been declared on the American police officer led by some high profile people, one coming out of the White House, and one coming out of the United States Department of Justice. And it’s open season right now. No doubt about it."

President Barack Obama Commutes Sentences of 46 Drug Offenders

July 13, 2015
President Barack Obama commuted the prison sentences of 46 drug offenders, saying in a video posted online Monday that the men and women were not "hardened criminals" and their punishments didn't match the crimes they committed.

Final Report of the President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing Released

May 19, 2015
President Obama’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing released its final, 116-page report on Monday after six months of work.

Obama Restricts Law Enforcement Access to Some Military Surplus Gear

May 18, 2015
To be eligible to purchase controlled equipment, agencies must adopt "robust and specific written policies and protocols" covering not just the use of the federal equipment, but their policing practices in general.

Obama's Policing Task Force Calls for Independent Investigations of Officer-Involved Shootings

March 3, 2015
The report also suggests that local agencies adopt more of a community policing approach, minimize the use of military equipment at protests and rallies and have outside investigators look into police shootings.

Drone Crashes at White House; Hobbyist Says It's His

January 26, 2015
A two-foot-long drone apparently flown by a hobbyist crashed on the White House grounds Monday in a breach that raised fresh questions about the president's security — and a growing threat from the sky.

Obama Says He's Outraged Over "Senseless" Police Murders

December 23, 2014
Obama called New York Police Commissioner William Bratton to give condolences for the two police officers shot and killed in an ambush in Brooklyn Saturday.
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