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Police chief in Michigan on administrative leave over alleged tweets glorifying police brutality

Police chief in Michigan on administrative leave over alleged tweets glorifying police brutality

A police chief in Michigan is on paid administrative leave while officials investigate whether he authored tweets that promoted police brutality. Read full article: Police chief in Michigan on administrati...→

Police chief in Michigan on administrative leave over alleged tweets glorifying police brutality

Police chief in Michigan on administrative leave over alleged tweets glorifying police brutality

A police chief in Michigan is on paid administrative leave while officials investigate whether he authored tweets that promoted police brutality. Read full article: Police chief in Michigan on administrati...→

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...→

Bethlehem police arrest alleged burglar for stealing from sleeping residents

Bethlehem police arrest alleged burglar for stealing from sleeping residents

DELMAR, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Bethlehem police say they’ve arrested Richard F. Agley, 51, in connection with an ongoing burglary investigation. They say Agley did no [...] Read full article: Bethlehem police arrest alleged burglar ...→

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...→

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 ...→

How troubled cops stay on Michigan police forces, even after being fired

How troubled cops stay on Michigan police forces, even after being fired

(WXYZ) — As cities grapple with how police departments should change in the wake of nationwide protests, questions are being raised about how troubled officers [...] Read full article: How troubled cops stay on Michigan polic...→

Elected officials condemn alleged hate crime and police inaction following discovery of nooses in Van Cortlandt Park - amNewYork

On Monday afternoon, grassroots organization North Bronx Racial Justice held a press conference in response to nooses found in Van Cortlandt Park and the Read full article: Elected officials condemn alleged hate c...→

DC Protesters Clash with Police, Reporters Ordered to Leave White House

DC Protesters Clash with Police, Reporters Ordered to Leave White House

Tensions are escalating in the nation’s capital of Washington, DC, as protesters clash with U.S. Park Police and Metropolitan Police. Read full article: DC Protesters Clash with Police, Reporte...→

‘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...→

Indiana Police Officers On Leave For Chokehold Use Days After Department's Ban

Indiana Police Officers On Leave For Chokehold Use Days After Department's Ban

Police departments around the world have moved to ban the dangerous neck restraints in recent weeks. Read full article: Indiana Police Officers On Leave For Cho...→

Laney College Instructor Placed On Administrative Leave Over An Allegation Of Racist Remarks

Laney College Instructor Placed On Administrative Leave Over An Allegation Of Racist Remarks

A Laney College instructor has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation into an allegation of making racist remarks regarding the pronuncia [...] Read full article: Laney College Instructor Placed On Admin...→

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...→

Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restaurants for Alleged Social Distancing Violations

Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restaurants for Alleged Social Distancing Violations

A few Miami restaurants were forced to – once again – shutter their doors Friday night, after police say they violated social distancing guidelines. Miami-Dade [...] Read full article: Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restau...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Video: Agitators Point Guns at Drivers as Michigan Police Stand Down

Video: Agitators Point Guns at Drivers as Michigan Police Stand Down

Agitators promoting Black Lives Matter blocked roads in Lansing, Michigan, on Friday and pointed guns at a motorcyclist who tried to pass. Read full article: Video: Agitators Point Guns at Drivers a...→

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...→

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...→

Black Lives Mater UK: Alleged Cenotaph Vandal Arrested by Police

Black Lives Mater UK: Alleged Cenotaph Vandal Arrested by Police

The Metropolitan Police Service has arrested a woman for allegedly trying to set fire to the British flag on the nation's war memorial. Read full article: Black Lives Mater UK: Alleged Cenotaph V...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Santa Ana police officer charged with workers’ comp fraud for remaining on paid leave months after recovery: OCDA

Santa Ana police officer charged with workers’ comp fraud for remaining on paid leave months after recovery: OCDA

Prosecutors have charged a Santa Ana police officer with workers’ compensation fraud for allegedly failing to disclose the status of his recovery while continu [...] Read full article: Santa Ana police officer charged with wo...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Police: Milpitas officer fatally shoots alleged knife-wielding man

Police: Milpitas officer fatally shoots alleged knife-wielding man

A man died after being shot by a Milpitas Police officer Sunday after allegedly wielding a knife following a stabbing, police said. Read full article: Police: Milpitas officer fatally shoots ...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Bethlehem police arrest alleged burglar for stealing from sleeping residents

Bethlehem police arrest alleged burglar for stealing from sleeping residents

DELMAR, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Bethlehem police say they’ve arrested Richard F. Agley, 51, in connection with an ongoing burglary investigation. They say Agley did no [...] Read full article: Bethlehem police arrest alleged burglar ...→

Santa Ana police officer charged with workers’ comp fraud for remaining on paid leave months after recovery: OCDA

Santa Ana police officer charged with workers’ comp fraud for remaining on paid leave months after recovery: OCDA

Prosecutors have charged a Santa Ana police officer with workers’ compensation fraud for allegedly failing to disclose the status of his recovery while continu [...] Read full article: Santa Ana police officer charged with wo...→

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...→

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...→

How troubled cops stay on Michigan police forces, even after being fired

How troubled cops stay on Michigan police forces, even after being fired

(WXYZ) — As cities grapple with how police departments should change in the wake of nationwide protests, questions are being raised about how troubled officers [...] Read full article: How troubled cops stay on Michigan polic...→

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...→

Video: Agitators Point Guns at Drivers as Michigan Police Stand Down

Video: Agitators Point Guns at Drivers as Michigan Police Stand Down

Agitators promoting Black Lives Matter blocked roads in Lansing, Michigan, on Friday and pointed guns at a motorcyclist who tried to pass. Read full article: Video: Agitators Point Guns at Drivers a...→

DC Protesters Clash with Police, Reporters Ordered to Leave White House

DC Protesters Clash with Police, Reporters Ordered to Leave White House

Tensions are escalating in the nation’s capital of Washington, DC, as protesters clash with U.S. Park Police and Metropolitan Police. Read full article: DC Protesters Clash with Police, Reporte...→

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 ...→

Indiana Police Officers On Leave For Chokehold Use Days After Department's Ban

Indiana Police Officers On Leave For Chokehold Use Days After Department's Ban

Police departments around the world have moved to ban the dangerous neck restraints in recent weeks. Read full article: Indiana Police Officers On Leave For Cho...→

Police: Milpitas officer fatally shoots alleged knife-wielding man

Police: Milpitas officer fatally shoots alleged knife-wielding man

A man died after being shot by a Milpitas Police officer Sunday after allegedly wielding a knife following a stabbing, police said. Read full article: Police: Milpitas officer fatally shoots ...→

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...→

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 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...→

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 ...→

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...→

Elected officials condemn alleged hate crime and police inaction following discovery of nooses in Van Cortlandt Park - amNewYork

On Monday afternoon, grassroots organization North Bronx Racial Justice held a press conference in response to nooses found in Van Cortlandt Park and the Read full article: Elected officials condemn alleged hate c...→

‘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...→

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...→

Laney College Instructor Placed On Administrative Leave Over An Allegation Of Racist Remarks

Laney College Instructor Placed On Administrative Leave Over An Allegation Of Racist Remarks

A Laney College instructor has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation into an allegation of making racist remarks regarding the pronuncia [...] Read full article: Laney College Instructor Placed On Admin...→

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...→

Black Lives Mater UK: Alleged Cenotaph Vandal Arrested by Police

Black Lives Mater UK: Alleged Cenotaph Vandal Arrested by Police

The Metropolitan Police Service has arrested a woman for allegedly trying to set fire to the British flag on the nation's war memorial. Read full article: Black Lives Mater UK: Alleged Cenotaph V...→

Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restaurants for Alleged Social Distancing Violations

Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restaurants for Alleged Social Distancing Violations

A few Miami restaurants were forced to – once again – shutter their doors Friday night, after police say they violated social distancing guidelines. Miami-Dade [...] Read full article: Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restau...→

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...→

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...→

Bethlehem police arrest alleged burglar for stealing from sleeping residents

Bethlehem police arrest alleged burglar for stealing from sleeping residents

DELMAR, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Bethlehem police say they’ve arrested Richard F. Agley, 51, in connection with an ongoing burglary investigation. They say Agley did no [...] Read full article: Bethlehem police arrest alleged burglar ...→

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...→

Santa Ana police officer charged with workers’ comp fraud for remaining on paid leave months after recovery: OCDA

Santa Ana police officer charged with workers’ comp fraud for remaining on paid leave months after recovery: OCDA

Prosecutors have charged a Santa Ana police officer with workers’ compensation fraud for allegedly failing to disclose the status of his recovery while continu [...] Read full article: Santa Ana police officer charged with wo...→

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...→

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...→

How troubled cops stay on Michigan police forces, even after being fired

How troubled cops stay on Michigan police forces, even after being fired

(WXYZ) — As cities grapple with how police departments should change in the wake of nationwide protests, questions are being raised about how troubled officers [...] Read full article: How troubled cops stay on Michigan polic...→

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...→

Elected officials condemn alleged hate crime and police inaction following discovery of nooses in Van Cortlandt Park - amNewYork

On Monday afternoon, grassroots organization North Bronx Racial Justice held a press conference in response to nooses found in Van Cortlandt Park and the Read full article: Elected officials condemn alleged hate c...→

Video: Agitators Point Guns at Drivers as Michigan Police Stand Down

Video: Agitators Point Guns at Drivers as Michigan Police Stand Down

Agitators promoting Black Lives Matter blocked roads in Lansing, Michigan, on Friday and pointed guns at a motorcyclist who tried to pass. Read full article: Video: Agitators Point Guns at Drivers a...→

DC Protesters Clash with Police, Reporters Ordered to Leave White House

DC Protesters Clash with Police, Reporters Ordered to Leave White House

Tensions are escalating in the nation’s capital of Washington, DC, as protesters clash with U.S. Park Police and Metropolitan Police. Read full article: DC Protesters Clash with Police, Reporte...→

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...→

Indiana Police Officers On Leave For Chokehold Use Days After Department's Ban

Indiana Police Officers On Leave For Chokehold Use Days After Department's Ban

Police departments around the world have moved to ban the dangerous neck restraints in recent weeks. Read full article: Indiana Police Officers On Leave For Cho...→

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...→

Police: Milpitas officer fatally shoots alleged knife-wielding man

Police: Milpitas officer fatally shoots alleged knife-wielding man

A man died after being shot by a Milpitas Police officer Sunday after allegedly wielding a knife following a stabbing, police said. Read full article: Police: Milpitas officer fatally shoots ...→

Laney College Instructor Placed On Administrative Leave Over An Allegation Of Racist Remarks

Laney College Instructor Placed On Administrative Leave Over An Allegation Of Racist Remarks

A Laney College instructor has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation into an allegation of making racist remarks regarding the pronuncia [...] Read full article: Laney College Instructor Placed On Admin...→

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...→

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...→

Black Lives Mater UK: Alleged Cenotaph Vandal Arrested by Police

Black Lives Mater UK: Alleged Cenotaph Vandal Arrested by Police

The Metropolitan Police Service has arrested a woman for allegedly trying to set fire to the British flag on the nation's war memorial. Read full article: Black Lives Mater UK: Alleged Cenotaph V...→

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...→

Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restaurants for Alleged Social Distancing Violations

Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restaurants for Alleged Social Distancing Violations

A few Miami restaurants were forced to – once again – shutter their doors Friday night, after police say they violated social distancing guidelines. Miami-Dade [...] Read full article: Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restau...→

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...→

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...→

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...→