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NYPD Sergeant Sues Starbucks Over Assault by Homeless Man

April 26, 2018
But the coffeehouse, not far from the Port Authority Bus Terminal, ignored the warning and that same officer wound up being assaulted by a vagrant — who was angry over the quality of his free croissant, the officer charges in a lawsuit.

Texas Officer Mistakenly Shoots Man who Grabbed Gun from Hostage Taker

February 16, 2018
One or more officers fired shots at the student, who had wrested the gun away from the hostage-taker. The student was hit and taken to a local hospital by ambulance.

More NYPD Officers Being Sent to Help Homeless Taking Refuge in Subway

January 16, 2018
"There have been dozens and dozens of additional officers added to the subway to ensure the safety of our transit system as well as to help with outreach to the homeless — particularly in the overnight hours," said J. Peter Donald in the NYPD public relations office.

“Something Had to be Done,” Says Homeless Man who Helped SC Officer Under Attack

December 25, 2017
"She's a woman slammed to the ground and she's an officer...I saw her belongings hit the ground,” Turmon said. “She'd done everything she could...It was going to get ugly, ya know? Something had to be done.” More Here.

Video: “Something Had to be Done,” Says Homeless Man who Helped SC Officer Under Attack

December 25, 2017
"She's a woman slammed to the ground and she's an officer...I saw her belongings hit the ground,” Turmon said. “She'd done everything she could...It was going to get ugly, ya know? Something had to be done.”

Once Homeless CA Man Becomes CHP Officer

July 11, 2017
Lopez knows what it’s like to dumpster dive, to be assaulted when sleeping outside, to ask complete strangers for food and water, to routinely feel unsafe. Lopez lived all of that and more in the seven or so months he was homeless in 2012 after losing his job in an Elk Grove tire store, and then his apartment, and then his car, which was repossessed.

Video: Once Homeless CA Man Becomes CHP Officer

July 11, 2017
Lopez knows what it’s like to dumpster dive, to be assaulted when sleeping outside, to ask complete strangers for food and water, to routinely feel unsafe. Lopez lived all of that and more in the seven or so months he was homeless in 2012 after losing his job in an Elk Grove tire store, and then his apartment, and then his car, which was repossessed.

Video: Good Samaritans Come to CA Officer's Aid After Street Attack

February 24, 2017
A group of Good Samaritans recently came to the aid of a San Francisco police officer who was being attacked by a homeless man.

Good Samaritans Come to CA Officer's Aid After Street Attack

February 24, 2017
A group of Good Samaritans recently came to the aid of a San Francisco police officer who was being attacked by a homeless man.

L.A. Tentatively Agrees to $4 Million Settlement in Fatal LAPD OIS

December 2, 2016
Attorneys for the city of Los Angeles have agreed to pay $4 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of an unarmed homeless man fatally shot by an LAPD officer in Venice Beach, CA, court records show.

Video: Woman Carrying Skull on Stick Leads CA Police to Human Remains

October 21, 2016
"There was a transient female walking down the 2900 block of Connie Drive. She actually had a skull in her possession," Sacramento, CA, police Sgt. Bryce Heinlein said. It sounds like a story fit for Halloween, but that was an actual call to police on Wednesday that is now a death investigation.

Woman Carrying Skull on Stick Leads CA Police to Human Remains

October 21, 2016
"There was a transient female walking down the 2900 block of Connie Drive. She actually had a skull in her possession," Sacramento, CA, police Sgt. Bryce Heinlein said. It sounds like a story fit for Halloween, but that was an actual call to police on Wednesday that is now a death investigation. More Here.

2 Boston Officers Injured in Confrontation with Library Patron

April 26, 2016
Two police officers were injured Monday in a scuffle with a Boston Public Library patron who had refused to leave an exhibition hall at the institution’s central branch in Copley Square, officials said.

Police Commission Says LAPD Killing of Homeless Man Unjustified

April 12, 2016
The commission unanimously sided with Beck on Tuesday, concluding that Officer Clifford Proctor violated department policy when he fatally shot Glenn in the back near the Venice boardwalk. The panel and Beck also faulted Proctor's decision to draw his weapon, along with the tactics he and his partner used leading up to the deadly encounter.

LAPD Chief Recommends Criminal Charges Against Officer Who Fatally Shot Homeless Man

January 11, 2016
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck has recommended criminal charges against an officer who killed an unarmed homeless man in Venice, marking the first time as chief that Beck has called for charges in a fatal on-duty shooting.

NYPD Officer Who Once Lived In a Shelter Donates Gifts to Homeless Kids

December 18, 2015
NYPD Officer Carlos Ramos has spent the past week collecting presents for a toy drive he organized, inspired by his experience living in a shelter as a 10-year-old.

Video: California Police Chief Buys Homeless Family a Car

December 10, 2015
A down-on-their-luck family will have a new car this holiday season thanks to the generosity of the head of the Marysville Police Department in Northern California.

California Police Chief Buys Homeless Family a Car

December 10, 2015
A down-on-their-luck family will have a new car this holiday season thanks to the generosity of the head of the Marysville Police Department in Northern California. More Here.

NYPD Working to Handle Homeless Problem

November 10, 2015
NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton on Monday urged New Yorkers to harden their hearts and close their wallets if they want to help stem the city's vagrancy crisis.

Ohio Deputy Gets Hotel, Buys Clothes for Homeless Mother, Kids

September 25, 2015
A sheriff is applauding one of his deputies for going above and beyond the call of duty for a homeless family.
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