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

Search Result: Crime Prevention

Displaying 1  -  9  of  9

3 Texas Students Arrested for Allegedly Threatening School Shooting

August 23, 2018
Police arrested three boys—each one 17 years of age—after a student overheard them discussing detailed plans to coordinate an active shooting at the school involving explosives and firearms.

Video: Virginia Tech Student Had High-Powered Rifle, Attempted to Buy 5,000 Rounds of Ammo, Police Say

January 31, 2018
Virginia Tech police arrested 19-year-old Yunsong Zhao on Monday and charged him with possessing or transporting an assault firearm while not being a U.S. citizen or while not being lawfully admitted for permanent residence to the U.S.

Virginia Tech Student Had High-Powered Rifle, Attempted to Buy 5,000 Rounds of Ammo, Police Say

January 31, 2018
Virginia Tech police arrested 19-year-old Yunsong Zhao on Monday and charged him with possessing or transporting an assault firearm while not being a U.S. citizen or while not being lawfully admitted for permanent residence to the U.S, according to the arrest warrant. More Here.

National Academy of Sciences Says These Police Tactics Reduce Crime

November 9, 2017
What factors can really help drive down crime? The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine said in a report released Thursday that certain “proactive” policies aimed at preventing crime before it happens—including stop and frisk—show mixed results. Yet it is not enough to simply identify what policies appear to reduce crime, a panel convened by the National Academies cautions in the report.

McGruff the Crime Dog is Turning 35 and Joining Instagram

July 6, 2015
McGruff the Crime Dog, the National Crime Prevention Council’s symbol of safety and crime prevention, is turning 35 this year. He is marking the occasion with a month-long social media celebration.

Bait Devices Help Law Enforcement Crack Down on Cellphone, Tablet Theft

April 13, 2015
Through its bait program using Assisted Patrol-equipped devices, Dayton arrested and convicted four individuals who had been arrested for a total of 45 felonies and theft from automobiles in the downtown precinct decreased by 80%for over one year. These results were achieved without stakeouts and with no overtime expenses.

PredPol Rolls Out Crime Prediction Technology

September 6, 2013
By analyzing crime data, the PredPol tool maps “hot spots” identifying when and where crimes are most likely to occur.

Stalking on Campus: A Silent Epidemic

January 31, 2012

Twenty-four people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence, or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States, and a significant portion of these individuals attend, are employed by or are patients of universities, K-12 districts and hospitals.

Stop Making Victims

January 3, 2012

Not resisting is fine when all Joe Thug wants is a wallet or purse. But if he wants to kill, it's time to resist. Hopefully the would-be victim has a gun or a knife but if not there's bricks, rocks, car keys, elbows, knees, feet, fists...

« Previous1Next »
Police Magazine