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Video: Officers Nationwide Participate in Lip-Sync Challenge

July 10, 2018
The current lip-sync challenge reportedly began in Texas with Alexander Mena, a deputy in the Bexar County, Sheriff's Office. His department posted a video of Mena singing "Fuiste Mala" by the Kumbia Kings on June 19. The video, which was released to improve community relations with officers and aid recruiting efforts, went viral.

Florida Police Train Citizens in Active Shooter Response

July 10, 2018
Training presented by a group of Florida law enforcement agencies is aimed at helping citizens survive in the event that an active killer walks into their business, church, community room, school or other gathering place.

Maine Police Surprise 8-Year-Old Girl with Birthday Party

July 9, 2018
When none of an 8-year-old girl's friends were able to attend her birthday party, Augusta (ME) police officers stepped in and gave the girl a birthday party to remember.

New Jersey Officers Get New Bike for Boy After His was Stolen

July 6, 2018
Officers from the Westwood (NJ) Police Department recently delivered a new bicycle to a 13-year-old boy who discovered one morning that his had been taken from his front porch.

Empathetic Police Less Effective in the Face of Public Criticism, Study Says

July 6, 2018
Police officers who endorse an empathetic approach to criminal justice do not perform as well when they sense they are underappreciated, according to new research from The University of Texas at Austin.

Washington Officer Gives Boy New Bike

July 4, 2018
The officer, identified on the agency's Facebook page as Officer Clift, encountered the boy at Birch Creek Apartments Monday and noticed the bike he was riding was in bad shape.

NYPD Officers Reassigned for Taking Picture with Stripper

June 30, 2018
Two of the four female officers who posed with a male stripper at a Mother’s Day event in Upper Manhattan have been returned to regular patrol.

National Law Enforcement Museum, Illumination Project Launch Affinity Project

June 27, 2018
The National Law Enforcement Museum at the Motorola Solutions Foundation Building, in partnership with the Charleston, S.C.- based Illumination Project, launched the Affinity Project—a nationwide program designed to strengthen the relationships between law enforcement and the communities they serve.

Crime Victim Services Award Honors South Carolina Sheriff's Office

June 20, 2018
The National Sheriffs' Association named the Marion County (SC) Sheriff's Office the 2018 recipient of its Crime Victim Services Award. The award recognizes outstanding achievement by a sheriff's office in support of victims, and is sponsored by Appriss Safety.

East Haven (CT) Police Department

June 18, 2018

Sgt. Brochu has led the charge to launch the East Haven Police Athletic League in his community. This program recently launched its first athletic offerings, at a discounted rate, for children within the community. 

For Community Policing to Succeed, Walking Around Isn’t Enough

June 1, 2018

Community policing is a way for members of a community and the local police to work hand-in-hand, but what all does it require of residents and volunteers, and how does a community ensure a successful program?

Pray for the Portland Police

May 2, 2018

Oregon's largest city is a locus of anti-police sentiment and calls for de-policing, which makes it an extremely difficult place to wear a badge.

DC Officer Training Now Includes African-American History

April 17, 2018
The department is partnering with the University of the District of Columbia Community College as well as the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture to improve the city’s community policing.

Funding for Local Police Cannot be Based on ICE Cooperation, Judge Rules

April 12, 2018
The U.S. Department of Justice cannot force local police departments to cooperate with immigration agents as a condition for receiving federal funding for a law enforcement program, a judge in Los Angeles ruled this week.

Motor Units Are Resource Multipliers

April 2, 2018

Are your agency's motorcycle officers being used to their full advantage?

HAIX Hero of the Month

April 2, 2018
Do you know a law enforcement officer who goes above and beyond the call of duty? Do you consider them a hero? We believe all heroes deserve to have their stories told, as well as a good pair of boots!

New Orleans (LA) Police Department

March 30, 2018

NOPD's new EPIC program is creating a new culture that promotes ethical policing at a grassroots level.

National Law Enforcement Museum Hosts Reading of Book 'Friendly Officers'

February 28, 2018
Miguel told those gathered for the program, “I wanted children, especially those with my skin color, to know that police officers are here to help you.” The officers Miguel counts as his friends were featured in his book.

Jefferson County (WI) Sheriff's Office

February 8, 2018

The citizens police academy at Jefferson County Sheriff's Office places participants in action-packed scenarios designed to build trust and understanding of law enforcement.

NYPD to Start 'Implicit Bias' Training

February 6, 2018
Over the next two years, the entire force will take eight hours of "implicit bias" training designed to help officers handle interactions with the public more effectively and fairly.
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