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Chicago Mayoral Candidate Vows to Dismantle Gang Database

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle—who is running to be the next Mayor of Chicago—says she would make some significant changes to the way in which police in the Windy City conduct business.

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Ohio State University Police Swears in First Female Chief

The Ohio State University Police Department welcomed its first female police chief in a ceremony held late last week.

Minnesota Officer Wounded, K-9 Killed at Domestic Dispute Call

An officer with the Duluth (MN) Police Department was wounded and a K-9 was killed when shots rang out during a standoff with an armed man at a domestic dispute call on Sunday night.

Off-Duty Illinois Trooper Struck and Killed While Responding to a Traffic Collision

Trooper Christopher Lambert was reportedly out of his car, offering assistance at the scene of a three-vehicle crash when a vehicle struck him.

Off-Duty Ohio Officer Dies of Brain Tumor

An officer with the Boardman (OH) Police Department has succumbed to a brain tumor.

Ohio SRO Escorted from Campus after Issuing Ticket to Principal

An officer with the Warren (OH) Police Department who issued a ticket to the principal of an elementary school for parking in a handicapped spot was summarily escorted off campus for the effort.

Ohio Woman Steals Trooper's Cruiser, Leads Police on 11-Minute Pursuit

Troopers in Ohio were responding to a call of a woman claiming to have been raped when the subject reportedly quickly jumped in the driver's seat of one of the responding cruisers and took off at high speed.

Ohio Officer Struck at Traffic Collision Scene Succumbs to Injuries

An officer with the Colerain Township (OH) Police Department who was struck by a pickup while setting up a road closure due to a traffic collision late last week has succumbed to his injuries.

Video: Illinois Officer Shoots, Kills Armed Murder Suspect

Officer Brianna Tedesco had come upon a wanted subject in an SUV on a narrow gravel road. When she asked the man for ID, he produced a piece of paper, and quickly thereafter, a handgun.

Indiana Officer Seriously Injured After Being Shot in Back by Another Officer Firing at Aggressive Dog

An officer with the Lafayette (IN) Police Department is in serious condition after being shot in the back by another officer who was firing at an aggressive dog advancing on them.