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Suicide and PTSD: Minn. Officer’s Widow Wants LODD Rules Revised

“This job was his life. … But over the years, it took a toll on him," said the widow of South St. Paul Police...

Calif. Police K-9 Bitten, Stabbed by Break-In Suspect

Fairfield police responded to a home break-in, and when officers confronted the suspect inside the house, he allegedly bit a K-9 in the face...

‘This Is What Death Feels Like’: LAPD Officer Details Gunfight with Burglar

A report from LAPD's chief describes the violent confrontation between an off-duty officer and a burglar in his townhouse's garage that left the officer...

Biden to propose $32 billion in police funding

The proposal also calls for $30 billion over the next decade to expand law enforcement and crime prevention WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s 2023 budget...

NYC Mayor’s Brother Appointed Deputy Commissioner

Bernard Adams, a retired sergeant and Mayor Eric Adams' younger brother, was assigned to the office of new Police Commissioner Keechant Sewell, but the...

Mass. Trooper Stops Car Going Over 100 mph, Finds Mom in Labor

Because of a lack of available ambulances in the West Springfield area, Massachusetts State Trooper Jose Cabrera rushed the expecting mother to the hospital,...

Mass. State Trooper on Firing over Vaccine: ‘It Was Humiliating’

A Marine Corps veteran assigned to the mounted police unit says he was singled out at the academy and stripped of his gear in...

As law enforcement embeds social workers, police see positives, but training needed

Policymakers need to understand that while police officers may not all have crisis negotiating skills, social workers don't usually have tactical skills November 26, 2021...

Voters Set to Decide Minneapolis PD’s Fate in Wake of George Floyd

Residents will vote Tuesday on whether to replace the Minneapolis Police Department with a new Department of Public Safety and eliminating a minimum funding...

Women Joining Ranks of State Police Has Stalled Since 2000

Experts blame the low rate of women among state police departments on a multiple factors, including stereotypes about the profession, training demands and patterns...

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