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Colorado Officers Outraged Over KKK Cop Painting Displayed in City Building

March 24, 2016
Yesterday afternoon the Colorado Fraternal Order of Police began to receive a flood of calls into its state office from outraged officers and from equally upset civilians concerning a painting that the city had allowed to be prominently displayed to the public in the atrium on the main floor of Denver’s Municipal Webb Building.

NYPD Officers Unhappy and Feel Less Safe, Union Survey Shows

March 17, 2016
Roughly 87 percent of cops said the Big Apple has become “less safe” since the new administration took over at the beginning of 2014, with 55 percent of those respondents describing New York City as “a lot less safe.”

Why is Congress Reforming a Program That Has No Funding?

February 29, 2016

The Asset Forfeiture Fund is self-financed from seizures of property owned by criminals and it helps law enforcement agencies pay for resources and officers, so why is Congress cutting it as part of a budget deal?

Video: Raleigh Police Union to Vote on Beyonce Concert Boycott

February 23, 2016
The Raleigh Police Protective Association is expected to vote Tuesday evening on whether to boycott providing security for Beyonce's upcoming concert at Carter-Finley stadium on May 3.

Raleigh Police Union to Vote on Beyonce Concert Boycott

February 23, 2016
The Raleigh Police Protective Association is expected to vote Tuesday evening on whether to boycott providing security for Beyonce's upcoming concert at Carter-Finley stadium on May 3. More Here.

San Francisco Supervisors Name Day for Shooting Victim Mario Woods

January 29, 2016
Over the objection of San Francisco's police union, county supervisors unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday to officially declare July 22 "Mario Woods Day."

Why Chief Beck Failed Us

January 15, 2016
On Monday, Chief Beck chose to put politics above fairness by shouting from the rooftops to every media outlet in the nation that the District Attorney should file criminal charges against LAPD Officer Clifford Proctor.

NYPD Union Releases Powerful Holiday Message from the "Good Guys"

December 17, 2015
The NYPD Sergeants Benevolents Association union has released a powerful holiday video challenging the messages of anti-police activists and celebrating the courage and sacrifice of law enforcement officers. More Here.

Video: NYPD Union Releases Powerful Holiday Message from the "Good Guys"

December 17, 2015
The NYPD Sergeants Benevolents Association union has released a powerful holiday video challenging the messages of anti-police activists and celebrating the courage and sacrifice of law enforcement officers.

Man Gets 18 Months for Hacking Missouri Police Union Website

December 8, 2015
A man has been ordered to spend a year and a half in federal prison for a cyberattack that disabled a St. Louis-area police union's website during unrest related to the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown.

Former South Carolina Officer Facing Murder Charges Sues Union Over Legal Bills

November 12, 2015
Former North Charleston, SC, police officer Michael Slager is suing a police fraternal organization for failing to defend him against a murder charge in the killing of Walter Scott.

FOP Planning "Surprise" Action Against Tarantino and His New Movie

November 6, 2015
"Something is in the works, but the element of surprise is the most important element," says Pasco. "Something could happen anytime between now and [the premiere]. And a lot of it is going to be driven by Tarantino, who is nothing if not predictable.

Los Angeles Police Union on Tarantino

November 6, 2015
Tarantino may feel misunderstood, but make no mistake. He is a highly talented and accomplished screenwriter who knew exactly what he was doing in joining the demonstration and condemning police officers.

Video: Los Angeles, Philly Police Unions Join Boycott of Tarantino Films

October 29, 2015
The Los Angeles police union and the Philadelphia police union have joined the NYPD union in a boycott of the films of Quentin Tarantino in response to the director referring to "murder" in connection with police use of force at a New York rally over the weekend.

Los Angeles, Philly Police Unions Join Boycott of Tarantino Films

October 29, 2015
The Los Angeles police union and the Philadelphia police union have joined the NYPD union in a boycott of the films of Quentin Tarantino in response to the director referring to "murder" in connection with police use of force at a New York rally over the weekend. More Here.

NYPD Union Calls for Boycott of Tarantino Films After Director Speaks at Anti-Police Rally

October 26, 2015
“The police officers that Quentin Tarantino calls ‘murderers’ aren’t living in one of his depraved big-screen fantasies — they’re risking and sometimes sacrificing their lives to protect communities from real crime and mayhem," Lynch said.

Video: Grand Ole Opry Star John Conlee to Perform Law Enforcement Tribute Song on TV

October 13, 2015
Tomorrow morning on Fox & Friends, Grand Ole Opry member John Conlee will perform Walkin' Behind the Star, a tribute to law enforcement.

Union Balks at Chicago Mayor's Comment That Officers Are 'Fetal'

October 13, 2015
Chicago's police union is taking exception to Mayor Rahm Emanuel's description of Chicago officers as being "fetal" and not proactively policing because they're afraid of getting in trouble when citizens post YouTube videos of their interactions with the public.

Portland Launches 'Having Enough Police Matters' Campaign

October 8, 2015
The "Having Enough Police Matters'' campaign is intended to pressure City Hall to provide more funding to the Portland Police Bureau to hire more rank-and-file officers.

Border Patrol Agent Indicted in Fatal Shooting of Mexican Teen

September 25, 2015
A Border Patrol agent has for the first time been indicted on a murder charge after shooting and killing a Mexican national through the border fence.
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