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Austin Police Chief Says No More Beanbag Rounds in Crowds

Austin Police Chief Says No More Beanbag Rounds in Crowds

Austin’s police chief said Thursday his department will no longer fire beanbag rounds into crowds after a teenage boy was critically hurt during a weekend prot [...] Read full article: Austin Police Chief Says No More Beanbag...→

Austin Police Chief Says No More Beanbag Rounds in Crowds

Austin Police Chief Says No More Beanbag Rounds in Crowds

Austin’s police chief said Thursday his department will no longer fire beanbag rounds into crowds after a teenage boy was critically hurt during a weekend prot [...] Read full article: Austin Police Chief Says No More Beanbag...→

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

An Iowa police chief said Tuesday that it was a “horrible mistake” and a “total accident” to compare Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Des Moines, to “road b [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief apologizes for suggest...→

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

As a couple picked up a couch from a St. Paul residence, a group of teens approached and demanded money and a cell phone. It escalated into an assault against [...] Read full article: 3 teens charged with robbery, assault of...→

Fairfax Co. police disproportionately use force on Black people; Chief, NAACP respond | WTOP

A new report shows Fairfax County Police have disproportionately used force on Black residents — the local NAACP and the police chief agree more should be done [...] Read full article: Fairfax Co. police disproportionately us...→

La Mesa Protester Shot With Police Beanbag Seeks Name of Officer Through Court - Times of San Diego

A woman who was hospitalized after being shot with a beanbag projectile during a protest in La Mesa has filed court papers seeking to force the La Mesa Police [...] Read full article: La Mesa Protester Shot With Police Beanb...→

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis’ police chief says the death of George Floyd was “murder” and that the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck knew what [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s de...→

Police: 3 of 5 Hurt in Austin Shooting Seriously Injured

Police: 3 of 5 Hurt in Austin Shooting Seriously Injured

Three of five people injured in a weekend shooting in downtown Austin were seriously hurt, police said Monday. Read full article: Police: 3 of 5 Hurt in Austin Shooting S...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Arradondo tells Lesley Stahl how he's trying to mend the mistrust communities have for his police department, brought to a head after the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradon...→

At least five shot in downtown Austin, police say

At least five shot in downtown Austin, police say

At least five people were wounded in an early morning shooting in Texas’ capital, officials said Sunday. Read full article: At least five shot in downtown Austin, p...→

Seattle police union chief calls for 'leadership' after reports of fatal shooting in CHOP zone

Seattle police union chief calls for 'leadership' after reports of fatal shooting in CHOP zone

Recent violence inside Seattle's police-free Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) zone is "very troubling" and is a direct result of the failure of city leade [...] Read full article: Seattle police union chief calls for 'le...→

Menlo Park Police Chief Stuns Council By Announcing Retirement At Policing Town Hall

Menlo Park Police Chief Stuns Council By Announcing Retirement At Policing Town Hall

Members of the Menlo Park City Council were stunned Thursday after the police chief announced his retirement at a council meeting about policing. Read full article: Menlo Park Police Chief Stuns Council By...→

Former Stow Police Chief Pleads Not Guilty To Child Enticement Charge

Former Stow Police Chief Pleads Not Guilty To Child Enticement Charge

A former Massachusetts police chief pleaded not guilty Friday to a charge of enticing a child younger than 16. Read full article: Former Stow Police Chief Pleads Not Guil...→

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

A police chief in Iowa apologized Tuesday and said that his Facebook comment that appeared to refer to Black Lives Matter protesters as “road bumps” was just a [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief claims Facebook commen...→

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch police officer's union president Steve Aiello has apologized after making a social media comment about police and protesters. Read full article: Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apol...→

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale’s Chief of Police is calling two videos of suspended officer Steven Pohorence concerning, as the police department continues investigating the [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 ...→

Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police responding to report of shots fired, 2 officers injured, chief says

Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police responding to report of shots fired, 2 officers injured, chief says

Two Tampa police officers were injured early Saturday after a crowd of hundreds surrounded a group of officers in an "ambush," the Tampa police chief said. Read full article: Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police respondin...→

Austin Police Delay Release of Footage in Fatal Shooting

Austin Police Delay Release of Footage in Fatal Shooting

The city of Austin has delayed the expected Monday release of police body camera footage showing an officer fatally shooting a man as he drove away, citing a n [...] Read full article: Austin Police Delay Release of Footage i...→

Snohomish police chief reassigned after rumors about antifa spurred armed response

Snohomish police chief reassigned after rumors about antifa spurred armed response

A divide in Snohomish, a city of 10,000 near the Cascade foothills, had come to light early last week as citizens armed with semi-automatic weapons and display [...] Read full article: Snohomish police chief reassigned after ...→

Seattle police union chief: Deadly CHOP shooting is 'what happens when politicians don't enforce rule of law'

Seattle police union chief: Deadly CHOP shooting is 'what happens when politicians don't enforce rule of law'

Seattle Police Officers Guild President Michael Solan ripped Washington state public officials Monday after he said they failed to "take responsibility" for a [...] Read full article: Seattle police union chief: Deadly CHOP ...→

Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Cannot Afford To Take Away' Minneapolis Police

Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Cannot Afford To Take Away' Minneapolis Police

In an interview with "60 Minutes," Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo says he's working towards building trust and reforming the department -- but gett [...] Read full article: Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Can...→

Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addresses officer sickout in wake of Rayshard Brooks charges - Atlanta INtown Paper

Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addresses officer sickout in wake of Rayshard Brooks charges - Atlanta INtown Paper

Interim Atlanta Police Chief Rodney Bryant held a press conference on June 20 to address concerns about an officer sickout – or “blue flu – in protest of the c [...] Read full article: Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addr...→

Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore ordered officers late Friday to stop addin [...]

Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore ordered officers late Friday to stop adding names or information to the statewide Cal-Gangs database of suspected gang me [...] Read full article: Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore or...→

1 killed, 2 wounded in Austin drive-by: police

1 killed, 2 wounded in Austin drive-by: police

A 34-year-old man was shot in the neck and pronounced dead at Stroger Hospital, police said. Read full article: 1 killed, 2 wounded in Austin drive-by: ...→

Jersey City investigating series of tire slashings on police vehicles Thursday night

Jersey City investigating series of tire slashings on police vehicles Thursday night

Jersey City authorities are investigating a series of nine slashed police vehicles overnight Thursday into Friday, a police and city spokesperson told PIX11 Ne [...] Read full article: Jersey City investigating series of tire...→

Prince George’s Co.’s assistant police chief takes over for now | WTOP

Prince George’s County’s assistant police chief, Hector Velez, will serve as interim chief of the department, County Executive Angela Alsobrooks said Friday. Read full article: Prince George’s Co.’s assistant police c...→

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tuscon Police Chief Chris Magnus offered his resignation on Wednesday, following the death of a 27-old-man who reportedly died while in police custody.  Read full article: Tucson police chief offers to resign aft...→

DC police chief calls council’s defunding effort a ‘knee-jerk reaction’ | WTOP

Ahead of the Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting Thursday, Chief Peter Newsham spoke to WTOP about his concerns for possible budget cuts. Read full article: DC police chief calls council’s defundin...→

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates for the Aurora Police Department chief’s job appeared at a public forum Tuesday night answering questions from the public and sharing the [...] Read full article: Four final candidates make their pitch f...→

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham condemned attempts by protesters to tear down a statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square Monda [...] Read full article: DC police chief condemns bid to tear dow...→

Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Officers Injured During 'Ambush'

Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Officers Injured During 'Ambush'

Police officers in Tampa, Florida, were reportedly ambushed Saturday while responding to a call, according to TPD Chief Brian Dugan. Read full article: Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Offic...→

‘No cop-free zone’: Seattle police chief says officers are responding to CHOP with caution

‘No cop-free zone’: Seattle police chief says officers are responding to CHOP with caution

A Capitol Hill business owner reportedly called 911 multiple times to report a break-in and fire at his auto repair shop — but officers never responded. Seattl [...] Read full article: ‘No cop-free zone’: Seattle police chief...→

Retired police chief intervenes when couple is randomly attacked in St. Paul; he’s also assaulted

Retired police chief intervenes when couple is randomly attacked in St. Paul; he’s also assaulted

A retired police chief witnessed a couple being assaulted in St. Paul, came to their aid and found himself under attack, according to police. Bob Jacobson, who [...] Read full article: Retired police chief intervenes when cou...→

Tear gas ban will force police to use more physical tactics to disperse crowds, professionals warn

Tear gas ban will force police to use more physical tactics to disperse crowds, professionals warn

The rush by city and state officials across the country to ban police use of tear gas and pepper spray has law enforcement professionals fearful that police wi [...] Read full article: Tear gas ban will force police to use mo...→

Austin shootings: At least five wounded, police say

Austin shootings: At least five wounded, police say

At least five people were wounded in an early morning shooting in Texas' capital, officials said Sunday. Read full article: Austin shootings: At least five wounded,...→

3-year-old fatally shot while riding in car in Austin: police

3-year-old fatally shot while riding in car in Austin: police

The toddler was struck by a bullet Saturday while riding in a car driven by a 27-year old man, who was also wounded in the shooting, police said. Read full article: 3-year-old fatally shot while riding in ...→

Roselle mayor, police chief issue condemnation of  hate and discrimination; outline policies

Roselle mayor, police chief issue condemnation of hate and discrimination; outline policies

Roselle police Chief Steve Herron and Mayor Andy Maglio have released a joint statement condemning hate and discrimination and outlining law enforcement polici [...] Read full article: Roselle mayor, police chief issue condem...→

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

The head of the union representing Minneapolis police has defended the four officers fired for the killing of George Floyd. Lesley Stahl interviews Medaria Arr [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief: Union must dec...→

‘I’ve lost the trust’: Bay Area police chief abruptly announces retirement during town hall meeting on policing

His surprise resignation came during a discussion about proposed policies to implement in the city’s police department following recent protests over police br [...] Read full article: ‘I’ve lost the trust’: Bay Area police c...→

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tuscon Police Chief Chris Magnus offered his resignation on Wednesday, following the death of a 27-old-man who reportedly died while in police custody.  Read full article: Tucson police chief offers to resign aft...→

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

As a couple picked up a couch from a St. Paul residence, a group of teens approached and demanded money and a cell phone. It escalated into an assault against [...] Read full article: 3 teens charged with robbery, assault of...→

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch police officer's union president Steve Aiello has apologized after making a social media comment about police and protesters. Read full article: Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apol...→

La Mesa Protester Shot With Police Beanbag Seeks Name of Officer Through Court - Times of San Diego

A woman who was hospitalized after being shot with a beanbag projectile during a protest in La Mesa has filed court papers seeking to force the La Mesa Police [...] Read full article: La Mesa Protester Shot With Police Beanb...→

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham condemned attempts by protesters to tear down a statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square Monda [...] Read full article: DC police chief condemns bid to tear dow...→

Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police responding to report of shots fired, 2 officers injured, chief says

Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police responding to report of shots fired, 2 officers injured, chief says

Two Tampa police officers were injured early Saturday after a crowd of hundreds surrounded a group of officers in an "ambush," the Tampa police chief said. Read full article: Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police respondin...→

Police: 3 of 5 Hurt in Austin Shooting Seriously Injured

Police: 3 of 5 Hurt in Austin Shooting Seriously Injured

Three of five people injured in a weekend shooting in downtown Austin were seriously hurt, police said Monday. Read full article: Police: 3 of 5 Hurt in Austin Shooting S...→

Snohomish police chief reassigned after rumors about antifa spurred armed response

Snohomish police chief reassigned after rumors about antifa spurred armed response

A divide in Snohomish, a city of 10,000 near the Cascade foothills, had come to light early last week as citizens armed with semi-automatic weapons and display [...] Read full article: Snohomish police chief reassigned after ...→

Retired police chief intervenes when couple is randomly attacked in St. Paul; he’s also assaulted

Retired police chief intervenes when couple is randomly attacked in St. Paul; he’s also assaulted

A retired police chief witnessed a couple being assaulted in St. Paul, came to their aid and found himself under attack, according to police. Bob Jacobson, who [...] Read full article: Retired police chief intervenes when cou...→

Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Cannot Afford To Take Away' Minneapolis Police

Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Cannot Afford To Take Away' Minneapolis Police

In an interview with "60 Minutes," Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo says he's working towards building trust and reforming the department -- but gett [...] Read full article: Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Can...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Arradondo tells Lesley Stahl how he's trying to mend the mistrust communities have for his police department, brought to a head after the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradon...→

Austin shootings: At least five wounded, police say

Austin shootings: At least five wounded, police say

At least five people were wounded in an early morning shooting in Texas' capital, officials said Sunday. Read full article: Austin shootings: At least five wounded,...→

Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore ordered officers late Friday to stop addin [...]

Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore ordered officers late Friday to stop adding names or information to the statewide Cal-Gangs database of suspected gang me [...] Read full article: Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore or...→

Seattle police union chief calls for 'leadership' after reports of fatal shooting in CHOP zone

Seattle police union chief calls for 'leadership' after reports of fatal shooting in CHOP zone

Recent violence inside Seattle's police-free Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) zone is "very troubling" and is a direct result of the failure of city leade [...] Read full article: Seattle police union chief calls for 'le...→

Roselle mayor, police chief issue condemnation of  hate and discrimination; outline policies

Roselle mayor, police chief issue condemnation of hate and discrimination; outline policies

Roselle police Chief Steve Herron and Mayor Andy Maglio have released a joint statement condemning hate and discrimination and outlining law enforcement polici [...] Read full article: Roselle mayor, police chief issue condem...→

Jersey City investigating series of tire slashings on police vehicles Thursday night

Jersey City investigating series of tire slashings on police vehicles Thursday night

Jersey City authorities are investigating a series of nine slashed police vehicles overnight Thursday into Friday, a police and city spokesperson told PIX11 Ne [...] Read full article: Jersey City investigating series of tire...→

Former Stow Police Chief Pleads Not Guilty To Child Enticement Charge

Former Stow Police Chief Pleads Not Guilty To Child Enticement Charge

A former Massachusetts police chief pleaded not guilty Friday to a charge of enticing a child younger than 16. Read full article: Former Stow Police Chief Pleads Not Guil...→

‘I’ve lost the trust’: Bay Area police chief abruptly announces retirement during town hall meeting on policing

His surprise resignation came during a discussion about proposed policies to implement in the city’s police department following recent protests over police br [...] Read full article: ‘I’ve lost the trust’: Bay Area police c...→

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

An Iowa police chief said Tuesday that it was a “horrible mistake” and a “total accident” to compare Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Des Moines, to “road b [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief apologizes for suggest...→

DC police chief calls council’s defunding effort a ‘knee-jerk reaction’ | WTOP

Ahead of the Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting Thursday, Chief Peter Newsham spoke to WTOP about his concerns for possible budget cuts. Read full article: DC police chief calls council’s defundin...→

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

A police chief in Iowa apologized Tuesday and said that his Facebook comment that appeared to refer to Black Lives Matter protesters as “road bumps” was just a [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief claims Facebook commen...→

Fairfax Co. police disproportionately use force on Black people; Chief, NAACP respond | WTOP

A new report shows Fairfax County Police have disproportionately used force on Black residents — the local NAACP and the police chief agree more should be done [...] Read full article: Fairfax Co. police disproportionately us...→

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates for the Aurora Police Department chief’s job appeared at a public forum Tuesday night answering questions from the public and sharing the [...] Read full article: Four final candidates make their pitch f...→

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale’s Chief of Police is calling two videos of suspended officer Steven Pohorence concerning, as the police department continues investigating the [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 ...→

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis’ police chief says the death of George Floyd was “murder” and that the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck knew what [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s de...→

Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Officers Injured During 'Ambush'

Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Officers Injured During 'Ambush'

Police officers in Tampa, Florida, were reportedly ambushed Saturday while responding to a call, according to TPD Chief Brian Dugan. Read full article: Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Offic...→

Austin Police Delay Release of Footage in Fatal Shooting

Austin Police Delay Release of Footage in Fatal Shooting

The city of Austin has delayed the expected Monday release of police body camera footage showing an officer fatally shooting a man as he drove away, citing a n [...] Read full article: Austin Police Delay Release of Footage i...→

‘No cop-free zone’: Seattle police chief says officers are responding to CHOP with caution

‘No cop-free zone’: Seattle police chief says officers are responding to CHOP with caution

A Capitol Hill business owner reportedly called 911 multiple times to report a break-in and fire at his auto repair shop — but officers never responded. Seattl [...] Read full article: ‘No cop-free zone’: Seattle police chief...→

Seattle police union chief: Deadly CHOP shooting is 'what happens when politicians don't enforce rule of law'

Seattle police union chief: Deadly CHOP shooting is 'what happens when politicians don't enforce rule of law'

Seattle Police Officers Guild President Michael Solan ripped Washington state public officials Monday after he said they failed to "take responsibility" for a [...] Read full article: Seattle police union chief: Deadly CHOP ...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

Tear gas ban will force police to use more physical tactics to disperse crowds, professionals warn

Tear gas ban will force police to use more physical tactics to disperse crowds, professionals warn

The rush by city and state officials across the country to ban police use of tear gas and pepper spray has law enforcement professionals fearful that police wi [...] Read full article: Tear gas ban will force police to use mo...→

Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addresses officer sickout in wake of Rayshard Brooks charges - Atlanta INtown Paper

Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addresses officer sickout in wake of Rayshard Brooks charges - Atlanta INtown Paper

Interim Atlanta Police Chief Rodney Bryant held a press conference on June 20 to address concerns about an officer sickout – or “blue flu – in protest of the c [...] Read full article: Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addr...→

At least five shot in downtown Austin, police say

At least five shot in downtown Austin, police say

At least five people were wounded in an early morning shooting in Texas’ capital, officials said Sunday. Read full article: At least five shot in downtown Austin, p...→

3-year-old fatally shot while riding in car in Austin: police

3-year-old fatally shot while riding in car in Austin: police

The toddler was struck by a bullet Saturday while riding in a car driven by a 27-year old man, who was also wounded in the shooting, police said. Read full article: 3-year-old fatally shot while riding in ...→

1 killed, 2 wounded in Austin drive-by: police

1 killed, 2 wounded in Austin drive-by: police

A 34-year-old man was shot in the neck and pronounced dead at Stroger Hospital, police said. Read full article: 1 killed, 2 wounded in Austin drive-by: ...→

Menlo Park Police Chief Stuns Council By Announcing Retirement At Policing Town Hall

Menlo Park Police Chief Stuns Council By Announcing Retirement At Policing Town Hall

Members of the Menlo Park City Council were stunned Thursday after the police chief announced his retirement at a council meeting about policing. Read full article: Menlo Park Police Chief Stuns Council By...→

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

The head of the union representing Minneapolis police has defended the four officers fired for the killing of George Floyd. Lesley Stahl interviews Medaria Arr [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief: Union must dec...→

Prince George’s Co.’s assistant police chief takes over for now | WTOP

Prince George’s County’s assistant police chief, Hector Velez, will serve as interim chief of the department, County Executive Angela Alsobrooks said Friday. Read full article: Prince George’s Co.’s assistant police c...→

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tucson police chief offers to resign after death of man handcuffed, left face-down on ground

Tuscon Police Chief Chris Magnus offered his resignation on Wednesday, following the death of a 27-old-man who reportedly died while in police custody.  Read full article: Tucson police chief offers to resign aft...→

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

Iowa police chief apologizes for suggesting protesters be run over by trucks in Facebook post

An Iowa police chief said Tuesday that it was a “horrible mistake” and a “total accident” to compare Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Des Moines, to “road b [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief apologizes for suggest...→

DC police chief calls council’s defunding effort a ‘knee-jerk reaction’ | WTOP

Ahead of the Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting Thursday, Chief Peter Newsham spoke to WTOP about his concerns for possible budget cuts. Read full article: DC police chief calls council’s defundin...→

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

3 teens charged with robbery, assault of couple picking up couch in St. Paul and former police chief who came to their aid

As a couple picked up a couch from a St. Paul residence, a group of teens approached and demanded money and a cell phone. It escalated into an assault against [...] Read full article: 3 teens charged with robbery, assault of...→

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

Iowa police chief claims Facebook comment purportedly calling BLM protesters 'road bumps' was 'a total accident'

A police chief in Iowa apologized Tuesday and said that his Facebook comment that appeared to refer to Black Lives Matter protesters as “road bumps” was just a [...] Read full article: Iowa police chief claims Facebook commen...→

Fairfax Co. police disproportionately use force on Black people; Chief, NAACP respond | WTOP

A new report shows Fairfax County Police have disproportionately used force on Black residents — the local NAACP and the police chief agree more should be done [...] Read full article: Fairfax Co. police disproportionately us...→

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apologizes For Facebook Post About Slapping Protesters' Faces

Antioch police officer's union president Steve Aiello has apologized after making a social media comment about police and protesters. Read full article: Antioch Police Officers Union Chief Apol...→

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates make their pitch for Aurora Police Chief job

Four final candidates for the Aurora Police Department chief’s job appeared at a public forum Tuesday night answering questions from the public and sharing the [...] Read full article: Four final candidates make their pitch f...→

La Mesa Protester Shot With Police Beanbag Seeks Name of Officer Through Court - Times of San Diego

A woman who was hospitalized after being shot with a beanbag projectile during a protest in La Mesa has filed court papers seeking to force the La Mesa Police [...] Read full article: La Mesa Protester Shot With Police Beanb...→

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 Videos of Officer Accused of Shoving Protester

Fort Lauderdale’s Chief of Police is calling two videos of suspended officer Steven Pohorence concerning, as the police department continues investigating the [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Releases 2 ...→

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham condemned attempts by protesters to tear down a statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square Monda [...] Read full article: DC police chief condemns bid to tear dow...→

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s death was ‘murder’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis’ police chief says the death of George Floyd was “murder” and that the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck knew what [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief says Floyd’s de...→

Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police responding to report of shots fired, 2 officers injured, chief says

Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police responding to report of shots fired, 2 officers injured, chief says

Two Tampa police officers were injured early Saturday after a crowd of hundreds surrounded a group of officers in an "ambush," the Tampa police chief said. Read full article: Hundreds ‘ambush’ Tampa police respondin...→

Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Officers Injured During 'Ambush'

Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Officers Injured During 'Ambush'

Police officers in Tampa, Florida, were reportedly ambushed Saturday while responding to a call, according to TPD Chief Brian Dugan. Read full article: Video: Tampa Police Chief Says Two Offic...→

Police: 3 of 5 Hurt in Austin Shooting Seriously Injured

Police: 3 of 5 Hurt in Austin Shooting Seriously Injured

Three of five people injured in a weekend shooting in downtown Austin were seriously hurt, police said Monday. Read full article: Police: 3 of 5 Hurt in Austin Shooting S...→

Austin Police Delay Release of Footage in Fatal Shooting

Austin Police Delay Release of Footage in Fatal Shooting

The city of Austin has delayed the expected Monday release of police body camera footage showing an officer fatally shooting a man as he drove away, citing a n [...] Read full article: Austin Police Delay Release of Footage i...→

Snohomish police chief reassigned after rumors about antifa spurred armed response

Snohomish police chief reassigned after rumors about antifa spurred armed response

A divide in Snohomish, a city of 10,000 near the Cascade foothills, had come to light early last week as citizens armed with semi-automatic weapons and display [...] Read full article: Snohomish police chief reassigned after ...→

‘No cop-free zone’: Seattle police chief says officers are responding to CHOP with caution

‘No cop-free zone’: Seattle police chief says officers are responding to CHOP with caution

A Capitol Hill business owner reportedly called 911 multiple times to report a break-in and fire at his auto repair shop — but officers never responded. Seattl [...] Read full article: ‘No cop-free zone’: Seattle police chief...→

Seattle police union chief: Deadly CHOP shooting is 'what happens when politicians don't enforce rule of law'

Seattle police union chief: Deadly CHOP shooting is 'what happens when politicians don't enforce rule of law'

Seattle Police Officers Guild President Michael Solan ripped Washington state public officials Monday after he said they failed to "take responsibility" for a [...] Read full article: Seattle police union chief: Deadly CHOP ...→

Retired police chief intervenes when couple is randomly attacked in St. Paul; he’s also assaulted

Retired police chief intervenes when couple is randomly attacked in St. Paul; he’s also assaulted

A retired police chief witnessed a couple being assaulted in St. Paul, came to their aid and found himself under attack, according to police. Bob Jacobson, who [...] Read full article: Retired police chief intervenes when cou...→

Minneapolis police chief calls recent spate of gun violence ‘public health crisis’ | MinnPost

Plus: online video shows ex-Minneapolis officer charged in George Floyd’s death confronted at a grocery store; four die in wrong way crash on I-35W; Twins' Nel [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief calls recent sp...→

Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Cannot Afford To Take Away' Minneapolis Police

Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Cannot Afford To Take Away' Minneapolis Police

In an interview with "60 Minutes," Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo says he's working towards building trust and reforming the department -- but gett [...] Read full article: Chief Arradondo On '60 Minutes': 'We Can...→

Tear gas ban will force police to use more physical tactics to disperse crowds, professionals warn

Tear gas ban will force police to use more physical tactics to disperse crowds, professionals warn

The rush by city and state officials across the country to ban police use of tear gas and pepper spray has law enforcement professionals fearful that police wi [...] Read full article: Tear gas ban will force police to use mo...→

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo on George Floyd's killing, policies during protests and reform for his department

Arradondo tells Lesley Stahl how he's trying to mend the mistrust communities have for his police department, brought to a head after the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradon...→

Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addresses officer sickout in wake of Rayshard Brooks charges - Atlanta INtown Paper

Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addresses officer sickout in wake of Rayshard Brooks charges - Atlanta INtown Paper

Interim Atlanta Police Chief Rodney Bryant held a press conference on June 20 to address concerns about an officer sickout – or “blue flu – in protest of the c [...] Read full article: Video: Interim Atlanta police chief addr...→

Austin shootings: At least five wounded, police say

Austin shootings: At least five wounded, police say

At least five people were wounded in an early morning shooting in Texas' capital, officials said Sunday. Read full article: Austin shootings: At least five wounded,...→

At least five shot in downtown Austin, police say

At least five shot in downtown Austin, police say

At least five people were wounded in an early morning shooting in Texas’ capital, officials said Sunday. Read full article: At least five shot in downtown Austin, p...→

Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore ordered officers late Friday to stop addin [...]

Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore ordered officers late Friday to stop adding names or information to the statewide Cal-Gangs database of suspected gang me [...] Read full article: Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore or...→

3-year-old fatally shot while riding in car in Austin: police

3-year-old fatally shot while riding in car in Austin: police

The toddler was struck by a bullet Saturday while riding in a car driven by a 27-year old man, who was also wounded in the shooting, police said. Read full article: 3-year-old fatally shot while riding in ...→

Seattle police union chief calls for 'leadership' after reports of fatal shooting in CHOP zone

Seattle police union chief calls for 'leadership' after reports of fatal shooting in CHOP zone

Recent violence inside Seattle's police-free Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) zone is "very troubling" and is a direct result of the failure of city leade [...] Read full article: Seattle police union chief calls for 'le...→

1 killed, 2 wounded in Austin drive-by: police

1 killed, 2 wounded in Austin drive-by: police

A 34-year-old man was shot in the neck and pronounced dead at Stroger Hospital, police said. Read full article: 1 killed, 2 wounded in Austin drive-by: ...→

Roselle mayor, police chief issue condemnation of  hate and discrimination; outline policies

Roselle mayor, police chief issue condemnation of hate and discrimination; outline policies

Roselle police Chief Steve Herron and Mayor Andy Maglio have released a joint statement condemning hate and discrimination and outlining law enforcement polici [...] Read full article: Roselle mayor, police chief issue condem...→

Menlo Park Police Chief Stuns Council By Announcing Retirement At Policing Town Hall

Menlo Park Police Chief Stuns Council By Announcing Retirement At Policing Town Hall

Members of the Menlo Park City Council were stunned Thursday after the police chief announced his retirement at a council meeting about policing. Read full article: Menlo Park Police Chief Stuns Council By...→

Jersey City investigating series of tire slashings on police vehicles Thursday night

Jersey City investigating series of tire slashings on police vehicles Thursday night

Jersey City authorities are investigating a series of nine slashed police vehicles overnight Thursday into Friday, a police and city spokesperson told PIX11 Ne [...] Read full article: Jersey City investigating series of tire...→

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

Minneapolis police chief: Union must decide whether to be on right or wrong side of history

The head of the union representing Minneapolis police has defended the four officers fired for the killing of George Floyd. Lesley Stahl interviews Medaria Arr [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police chief: Union must dec...→

Former Stow Police Chief Pleads Not Guilty To Child Enticement Charge

Former Stow Police Chief Pleads Not Guilty To Child Enticement Charge

A former Massachusetts police chief pleaded not guilty Friday to a charge of enticing a child younger than 16. Read full article: Former Stow Police Chief Pleads Not Guil...→

Prince George’s Co.’s assistant police chief takes over for now | WTOP

Prince George’s County’s assistant police chief, Hector Velez, will serve as interim chief of the department, County Executive Angela Alsobrooks said Friday. Read full article: Prince George’s Co.’s assistant police c...→

‘I’ve lost the trust’: Bay Area police chief abruptly announces retirement during town hall meeting on policing

His surprise resignation came during a discussion about proposed policies to implement in the city’s police department following recent protests over police br [...] Read full article: ‘I’ve lost the trust’: Bay Area police c...→