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California Chiefs Rail Against Proposed Use of Force Bill

April 11, 2018
“We find ourselves dumbfounded that legislation of this magnitude was introduced without consulting law enforcement stakeholders,” said California Police Chiefs Association President David Swing.

Arizona Officer Pulls Over Chief for Traffic Infraction

April 9, 2018
A Tucson officer pulled over a dark-colored SUV for a red-light infraction only to learn that the driver was his boss, Tucson police Chief Chris Magnus.

Charlotte Chief, School Board Members At Odds Over Metal Detectors in Schools

April 6, 2018
School Board members Ericka Ellis-Stewart and Carol Sawyer said the plan could make schools feel like detention centers.

Austin Chief Calls Bomber "Domestic Terrorist"

March 29, 2018
“This is a distinction I wanted to make today,” Manley said. Knowing the case would be in the legal system at some point, he said, he was trying to be sensitive about the terminology he used during the investigation.

Massachusetts Chiefs Oppose Legislation That Would Limit Social Media Checks of Recruits

March 22, 2018
The law would prohibit department heads from scouring personal social media accounts. The group wants to be able to dig through social media profiles to help screen candidates and protect the public from those who could “tarnish the badge.”

Interim Austin Chief Lauded for Leadership During Serial Bombings

March 22, 2018
Council Member Delia Garza wrote her thanks to Manley, the APD, and other responding agencies for their work in ending the serial bombings and said she planned to write a resolution to approve his appointment.

Next LAPD Chief Faces Long List of Challenges

March 8, 2018
He or she will face calls to: Reduce crime. Increase transparency. Build trust in police. Motivate officers. Crack down on problem officers. Tackle homelessness. Curb shootings by police. Put more officers on the streets. Stay away from immigration enforcement. Continue police reforms.

Colorado Police Chief Says He Would Support Citywide Ban on "Assault Rifles"

March 5, 2018
The stance is a bit of a shift from Testa's position on gun laws in 2015, when he said, "If a person wants to harm somebody else, ordinances and laws are not something they're concerned about."

San Francisco Police Chief and Mayor Clash Over Ballot Initiative on TASERs

March 2, 2018
The mayor has long been a reliable ally of the powerful San Francisco Police Officers Association, the union that sponsored the ballot initiative.

Broward County Deputies Guarding Schools to Carry Rifles

February 22, 2018
Several police departments have asked the school district to allow [rifle carry] for years, said Margate, FL, Police Chief Dana Watson.

Broward County Sheriff, Some Florida Chiefs Push for AR-15 Ban

February 20, 2018
“Congress messed up when they didn’t renew the assault weapons ban [in 2004]. I think that was problematic,” Lystad said. “We need to deal with assault weapons, background checks. It’s about finding common ground.”

30-Year Department Veteran Named San Diego Chief

February 1, 2018
Assistant Chief Nesleit, whose father was a longtime San Diego police captain, has risen through the ranks of the department since 1988, including assignments focused on gangs, sex crimes, narcotics and homicide.

LAPD Chief to Retire: Get Ready for Backstabbing and Bloodletting

January 29, 2018
Most qualified? That’s so 20th century. It won’t be a factor in naming the next chief. The eventual selectee will have triumphed through some combination of the right ethnic and gender profile and an ability to survive the knife fight about to begin. What fun it will be to watch.

Baltimore’s New Police Commissioner Says First Days of Anti-Crime “Blitz” Successful

January 23, 2018
De Sousa said an effort to deploy more officers onto the street for a 13-day operation had already resulted in 19 guns’ being seized, including a rifle and a shotgun, and 55 arrests.

Baltimore Police Commissioner Fired Over Murder Stats

January 19, 2018
"My decision is because I'm impatient," Mayor Pugh said at a news conference at City Hall. "My decision is based on the fact that we need to get these [murder] numbers down. ... I'm looking for new and creative, innovative ways to change what we're seeing here every day."

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck Announces Retirement

January 19, 2018
Beck made the abrupt announcement during a press conference Friday with Mayor Eric Garcetti to discuss the city’s crime trends. His retirement is effective June 27.

NYPD Command Structure Shaken Up by Commissioner

January 9, 2018
New York City’s Police Commissioner James O'Neil made a dozen high-level promotions in a shakeup late Monday that also saw several minority officers and women moved into top spots, chiefs being asked to retire and scores of other commanders told they are being transferred.

Woman Arrested After Spitting in Face of Houston Chief

December 19, 2017
Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo was off-duty and shopping when he saw Danielle Paris, 40, taking items from the drugstore and harassing employees outside.

Charlottesville Police Chief Retires Following Damning Report on White Supremacist Rally Response

December 18, 2017
The retirement of Thomas, who has 27 years of law enforcement service, is effective immediately. The United States Air Force veteran has served since May 23, 2016.

Illinois Chief Rams Suspects' Car After Shots Fired During Funeral Procession

December 6, 2017
Police believe the incident was gang-related. Lukaszek said there have been previous gang problems related to funerals. “At Oak Ridge Cemetery, there’s a lot of gang funerals that are completely out of control,” the chief said.
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