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

Facial Recognition

Ask The Expert

Roger Rodriguez

Manager of Image Analytics

Roger served over 20 years with the NYPD, where he spearheaded the NYPD’s first dedicated facial recognition unit. The unit has conducted more than 8,500 facial recognition investigations, with over 3,000 possible matches and approximately 2,000 arrests. Roger’s enhancement techniques are now recognized worldwide and have changed law enforcement’s approach to the utilization of facial recognition technology.

Search Result: Training Accidents

Displaying 1  -  20  of  59

Florida Woman Accidentally Fatally Shot in Citizen Academy Training Exercise

August 10, 2016
A Punta Gorda (FL) Police Department officer accidentally fatally shot a woman during a citizens police academy role-playing exercise, according to authorities.

California Deputy in Coma After Training Accident

August 2, 2016
A Placer County (CA) Sheriff's deputy is in a coma after a freak accident during a training exercise.

Ohio Motor Officer Killed in Training Exercise Crash

May 19, 2016
The Hilliard (OH) Police Department said the officer "died as a result of injuries sustained in a crash as part of a training exercise."

Massachusetts Officer Wounded in Firearms Training Incident

April 15, 2016
Federal officials are investigating a non-fatal shooting involving police instructors that took place at a training range at the U.S. Army Reserve installation at Fort Devens in Massachusetts on Wednesday.

Ohio Police Cadet Injured in Gun-Training Shooting

April 7, 2016
A police cadet in Napoleon, OH, was critically injured after being accidentally shot in the back by one of his classmates on a shooting range.

Oklahoma City Police Recruit's Widow to Receive Benefits

December 10, 2015
The federal government has reversed course and agreed to pay first-responder benefits for the widow and children of Kelley Chase, the Oklahoma City police recruit who died after a training accident.

Rappelling: Stopping the Fall

August 24, 2015

Rappelling is an important skill for law enforcement tactical teams, but improper training can lead to fatalities. 

Video: Florida Officer Shot, Killed in Firearms Training

April 7, 2015
Ocala (Fla.) Police Department Officer Jared Forsyth died after he was accidentally shot during firearms training on Monday afternoon, authorities said.

Florida Officer Shot, Killed in Firearms Training

April 7, 2015
Ocala (Fla.) Police Department Officer Jared Forsyth died after he was accidentally shot during firearms training on Monday afternoon, authorities said. More Here.

Pennsylvania Trooper Charged in Training Accident Shooting of Fellow Officer

February 12, 2015
More than four months after rookie State Trooper David Kedra was killed in a Montgomery County training exercise, authorities on Tuesday identified and charged his shooter - an experienced instructor - with reckless endangerment.

Mississippi Gaming Agent Killed in Training Accident

January 22, 2015
A veteran Mississippi Gaming Commission officer who was promoted Tuesday to Director of Investigation for the agency was fatally shot Wednesday morning in an accidental shooting at the agency's office in Robinsonville. More Here.

Video: Mississippi Gaming Agent Killed in Training Accident

January 22, 2015
"It is the Commission's understanding, that John was shot and killed during a training exercise in Robinsonville, Mississippi. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigations is currently handling the matter. All inquiries should be directed to MBI.

Accidental Discharge Killed Pa. Trooper

October 2, 2014
The Pennsylvania state trooper killed Tuesday during a firearms training exercise in suburban Philadelphia was fatally wounded when another trooper's gun accidentally discharged.

Video: Pa. State Trooper Shot, Killed in Training Accident

October 1, 2014
Trooper David Kedra, 26, of the Troop K, Skippack station was participating in a training exercise at the Montgomery County Public Safety Training Complex in Conshohocken, Pa., around 4:45 p.m. when he was shot.

Pa. State Trooper Shot, Killed in Training Accident

October 1, 2014
Trooper David Kedra, 26, of the Troop K, Skippack station was participating in a training exercise at the Montgomery County Public Safety Training Complex in Conshohocken, Pa., when he was shot. Read More. Read Update.

Oklahoma Trooper, Recruit Shot in Training Accident

June 3, 2014
An Oklahoma Highway Patrol cadet and a trooper were shot Monday during a training exercise at a shooting range.

New York Trooper Dies in Training Accident

November 21, 2013
Trooper Ross Riley, 44, fell about 30 feet from a ledge into Wolf Creek during a training exercise, according to state police.

Wounded N.C. Officer's Condition Upgraded

October 7, 2013
The Morehead City (N.C.) Police officer wounded in an accidental shooting at a training exercise has been taken off a respirator and his condition upgraded to fair.

N.C. Officer In Coma Following Training Accident

October 4, 2013
A Morehead (N.C.) Police officer has been placed in a medically induced coma after one of his fellow officers accidentally shot him during a training exercise. Officer Garrett Hardin, 23, was shot in the chest during a Wednesday training exercise.

Minn. Officer Bucked In Mounted Unit Training

July 11, 2013
A Minneapolis Police officer was bucked and stepped on by her horse Wednesday during training but has escaped major injury.
« Previous123Next »
Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine