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Penn. Might be Close to Giving Police Radar for Speed Enforcement

Supporters of a bill that would allow local police to use radar guns to enforce speed limits are encouraging Pennsylvania residents to contact lawmakers...

For Officers, Consumer Messaging Apps are Insecure and Illegal

Using consumer apps to communicate on-duty? You could be breaking the law. By Jeff Halstead, co-founder & president of Evertel Mobile technology has had a tremendous impact...

Ala. Sheriff Wants Resource Officers in Every County School

Even before the Uvalde mass school shooting, Madison County Sheriff Kevin Turner wanted student resource officers at every county school, and officials have approved...

Commission OKs Regulations for Mass. Police Officer Recertification

Massachusetts' Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission approved regulations to recertify officers after discussing how an agency should assess an officer's character. By Chris Van Buskirk...

Bail Set at $5M for Man Accused of Killing Wash. Police Officer

Everett Police Officer Dan Rocha, who had been with the department since 2017, was shot at least two times in the head and then...

How The D.A.’s Office Under Larry Krasner Went From Grade B To F

By Ralph Cipriano - for BigTrial.net On the campaign trail in 2017 and during his first year in office, Larry Krasner did a lot of...

New NYPD leader makes history after a strong 1st impression

Mayor Eric Adams described Sewell as “calm, collected, confident” January 08, 2022- By Michael R. Sisak - Associated Press NEW YORK — New York City’s new...

Ohio FOP Blasts City Officials after Deputy Marshall Shot, Triple Homicide

The union representing Columbus police officers criticized city leadership for emphasizing a public safety initiative for the past year that hasn't been working. December 09,...

Officer Applications for Pa. Police Consortium Hits 18-Year Low

"Law enforcement has had its challenges since the beginning. This is just another challenge that needs to be met," said York Area Regional Police...

Ky. Capitol Put on Lockdown after Police Chase, Shots Fired

Frankfort police had flagged down a reportedly stolen vehicle near the state Capitol building when two suspects fled on foot and one opened fire. December...

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