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Atlanta's New Police Chief Sworn In

January 11, 2017
Erika Shields was sworn in as Atlanta's Chief of Police on Tuesday, making her the second woman to take the post in the department's history.

Video: Officer Overseeing Chicago Police Reforms Named Oakland Chief

January 4, 2017
The mayor has named Anne Kirkpatrick, a former police chief of Spokane, WA, as the chief for Oakland, sources told the East Bay Times.

New York Police Officer Found Dead in Her Patrol Car

December 26, 2016
A Freeport, NY, police officer reportedly killed herself in her patrol car.

Arkansas Corrections Officer Killed by Inmate

December 19, 2016
One correctional officer was killed and another was seriously injured after an inmate attacked them inside the Miller County, AR, jail's kitchen Sunday afternoon, authorities said

The Female Public Safety Leaders of Arizona

December 9, 2016

Some of the leading public safety officials in Arizona are women. They include the chief of the Phoenix Police Department, the chief of the Phoenix Fire Department, the chief of the Prescott Police Department, the chief of the Tempe Police Department, and the marshal of the Town of Camp Verde.

Video: Escaped Inmate Suspected of Stabbing SC Officer Captured

December 8, 2016
South Carolina authorities captured an inmate who escaped a maximum-security prison and was suspected in the stabbing of a police officer miles away.

Escaped Inmate Suspected of Stabbing SC Officer Captured

December 8, 2016
South Carolina authorities captured an inmate who escaped a maximum-security prison and was suspected in the stabbing of a police officer miles away. More Here.

Up Through the Ranks

December 7, 2016

Now that Williams has achieved one of her greatest career goals by becoming chief of her hometown Phoenix PD, she has equally lofty goals for the department.

Video: TX Deputy Dies After Car Falls Into Sinkhole

December 5, 2016
Deputy Dora Linda (Solis) Nishihara died when her car was swallowed by a massive sinkhole Sunday night, according to the Bexar County (TX) Sheriff's Office.

TX Deputy Dies After Car Falls Into Sinkhole

December 5, 2016
Deputy Dora Linda (Solis) Nishihara died when her car was swallowed by a massive sinkhole Sunday night, according to the Bexar County (TX) Sheriff's Office. More Here.

Video: 2 Philly Officers Bitten by Suspect During Violent Struggle

December 1, 2016
Police say a suspect who claimed to be HIV positive bit two Philadelphia officers during a violent struggle in Port Richmond.

2 Philly Officers Bitten by Suspect During Violent Struggle

December 1, 2016
Police say a suspect who claimed to be HIV positive bit two Philadelphia officers during a violent struggle in Port Richmond. More Here.

2 LAPD Officers Run 400 Miles in Uniform for Fallen Officers' Families

November 29, 2016
Two Los Angeles police officers on Sunday set foot on a 400-mile run in full uniform -- all to raise money for the families of fallen law enforcement officers. More Here.

SC Deputy Who Nearly Died in Shooting Shares Story of Her Survival

November 18, 2016
Cpl. Kimber Gist had only been with the Berkeley County (SC) Sheriff's Office for two years before she was shot eight times while on duty. For the first time, Gist spoke publicly this week about the February 2016 incident in which she nearly died.

Retired NYPD Detective Fights Off 2 Carjackers

November 14, 2016
Two men, one of them carrying a fake gun, reportedly tried to carjack a woman in Newark who just happened to be a retired NYPD officer. Erica Marlow, who had never fired her gun while on duty during her 23 years on the force, squeezed off at least two shots — hitting both of the would-be robbers.

Jefferson County Elects Texas's First Black Female Sheriff

November 10, 2016
Zena Stephens on Tuesday became Texas's first black female sheriff, by narrowly turning back the county's strongest Republican challenger ever in Ray Beck.

Idaho Trooper Injured in Crash While Escorting U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree

November 8, 2016
An Idaho State Police trooper was injured in a crash while escorting the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree from Valley County to Boise Sunday afternoon.

CA Sheriff's Explorer Volunteer's Body Found Stabbed and Burned

November 7, 2016
Authorities confirmed Friday that a body found in a creek at an East Oakland park was that of a missing Alameda County (CA) Sheriff's Department volunteer and that two homicide suspects were in custody.

1st Woman Chosen to Lead Rhode Island State Police

November 4, 2016
Ann Assumpico, a state police captain, was appointed colonel Thursday by Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo. Assumpico becomes the 13th superintendent of the state police and also becomes the first woman to lead any police agency in Rhode Island.

NLEOMF Names 2 Albuquerque Officers October 2016 Officers of the Month

October 19, 2016
The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has selected Officers Candace Bisagna and Brandi Madrid of the Albuquerque (NM) Police Department as the recipients of its Officer of the Month Award for October 2016.
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