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Homicide Suspect Located Using Vigilant Solutions Historical LPR Data

October 16, 2014
Vigilant Solutions announced today that the Sacramento (Calif.) Police Department used its historical license plate reader (LPR) data, available exclusively to law enforcement through Vigilant's LEARN online analytic suite, to locate and apprehend a suspect in a homicide.

Tampa Suspect in 4 Killings Arrested, 4-year-old Autistic Boy Found Safe

September 5, 2014
SWAT teams swarmed a downtown Tampa hotel early Friday to arrest a suspect in a quadruple killing and a 4-year-old autistic boy believed to be the man's son was found safe, Tampa police said.

Video: Police Announce Arrest in Phoenix Priest Murder Case

June 16, 2014
Police confirmed Monday morning that investigators arrested a 54-year-old man on suspicion of killing the 28-year-old priest last week.

Video: Man Arrested for Killing Stepdad With "Atomic Wedgie"

January 9, 2014
Davis dialed 911 to report his crime after St. Clair stopped breathing. He then told detectives he gave his stepdad an atomic wedgie.

Man Arrested for Killing Stepdad With "Atomic Wedgie"

January 9, 2014

Pottawatomie County deputies say a man killed his stepfather by giving him an atomic wedgie. Brad Lee Davis, 33, is now behind bars accused of murder. Read the full story here.

12 Tips From Homicide Detectives

December 23, 2013

I work with some highly recognized homicide detectives who have provided tips that could help detectives and patrol officers alike. The following bits of wisdom apply to all investigations, regardless of the nature of the crime or who is investigating.

LAPD Library of Homicides Puts 'Murder Books' Online

November 19, 2013
LAPD's first-of-its-kind partnership with the FBI will place sought-after homicide case information a click away for detectives, who sometimes spend weeks tracking down a file's location.

Phoenix Detectives Close Cold Murder Case

October 28, 2013
Fingernail clippings taken from a murder victim in 1982 helped Phoenix police make an arrest in the killing last week, after tests confirmed that DNA found under the victim’s nails matched that of a convicted sex offender.

Suspect In Minn. Cop's Death Released

December 4, 2012
The man arrested under suspicion of fatally shooting a Cold Spring (Minn.) Police officer has been released from custody.

Suspect Who Shot Ariz. Deputy, May Have Killed N.H. Couple

January 9, 2012
Authorities are investigating whether a sheriff's deputy shot to death while answering a burglary call and a New Hampshire couple found dead in their car in Sedona, Ariz., were killed by the same gunman.

Overtime Caps Hamper LAPD Homicide Investigations

April 12, 2010
Budgetary conditions that led to the LAPD refusing to pay officers overtime wages except in rare circumstances is striking at the core of the department's homicide unit, as detectives are being benched while cases remain unsolved.

Homicide Investigator's True Crime Stories

November 30, 2009

Tapping into his experience as an investigator with the Chula Vista Police Department for 17 years, Tom Basinski wrote the true-crime novels "Cross-Country Evil" and "No Good Deed" based on detailed case material from local cases. In "Cross-Country Evil," Basinski chronicled the 18-year investigation that resulted in a conviction of a serial rapist (he interviewed from prison) who murdered a college student working as a prostitute. Listen to his account of the case.

Adventures in Law Enforcement 2000

March 1, 2000

Whatever inspired you to become a police officer, when it comes to police work you know law enforcement has many faces.  Aside from the array of different specialties within your own department, each jurisdiction, county or state may put its own spin on these specialties.

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