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Police officers take a knee with protesters in Michigan

Police officers take a knee with protesters in Michigan

On the fourth day of protests in Michigan, officers with the Troy Police Department took a moment to show solidarity with demonstrators. Read full article: Police officers take a knee with protest...→

Police officers take a knee with protesters in Michigan

Police officers take a knee with protesters in Michigan

On the fourth day of protests in Michigan, officers with the Troy Police Department took a moment to show solidarity with demonstrators. Read full article: Police officers take a knee with protest...→

Caravan Travels to South Florida Police Departments to Support Officers

Caravan Travels to South Florida Police Departments to Support Officers

Dozens of vehicles caravanned to police departments across South Florida Wednesday in support of officers. Read full article: Caravan Travels to South Florida Police ...→

Protesters Calling for CPD Officers to Be Removed From Schools Block Traffic in Loop

Protesters Calling for CPD Officers to Be Removed From Schools Block Traffic in Loop

Protesters are blocking streets in downtown Chicago Wednesday, calling for officials to remove Chicago police officers from public schools in the city. Accordi [...] Read full article: Protesters Calling for CPD Officers to B...→

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...→

Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire Three Officers For Misconduct, Lying To Investigators

Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire Three Officers For Misconduct, Lying To Investigators

The Chicago Police Department has filed disciplinary charges seeking to fire an officer for punching a handcuffed suspect in 2014 and lying about it, and two o [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire ...→

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...→

Seattle police, protesters brace for violence as mayor orders CHOP cleared

Seattle police, protesters brace for violence as mayor orders CHOP cleared

"We're no longer allowed to use things like tear gas and pepper spray. The only thing that we can use is our sidearms or our batons." Read full article: Seattle police, protesters brace for vio...→

Suspect in Custody After Firing Shots at Officers in South Philly, Police Say

Suspect in Custody After Firing Shots at Officers in South Philly, Police Say

A person is in custody after shots were fired at police in South Philadelphia Tuesday afternoon. None of the officers were injured. Read full article: Suspect in Custody After Firing Shots at...→

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...→

Watch -- D.C. Protesters Scream at Officers: 'I’ll Hire You to Hold my D*ck'

Watch -- D.C. Protesters Scream at Officers: 'I’ll Hire You to Hold my D*ck'

D.C. protesters screamed expletives at officers and demanded them to remain "quiet" as they continued in hurling insults their way. Read full article: Watch -- D.C. Protesters Scream at Offic...→

Police Block Protesters Calling to Take Down Andrew Jackson Statue in Lafayette Square

Police Block Protesters Calling to Take Down Andrew Jackson Statue in Lafayette Square

Demonstrators remained near the White House overnight Monday, many upset over tense moments earlier in the evening when police pushed demonstrators out of Lafa [...] Read full article: Police Block Protesters Calling to Take ...→

Text Message Urges Chicago Police Officers To Call In Sick, Limit Arrests In A 'Blue Flu'

Text Message Urges Chicago Police Officers To Call In Sick, Limit Arrests In A 'Blue Flu'

Along with a spike in violence in Chicago this past weekend comes with a new push by members of the police union to get officers on the street to stand down – [...] Read full article: Text Message Urges Chicago Police Office...→

Dallas Police Department Warns of Scam Callers Posing as Officers

Dallas Police Department Warns of Scam Callers Posing as Officers

The Dallas Police Department Financial Investigations Unit wants to bring awareness to the public regarding a phone call scam involving perpetrators purporting [...] Read full article: Dallas Police Department Warns of Scam C...→

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

A Chicago officer has been stripped of his police powers after he was caught on camera making vulgar gestures toward protestors. Read full article: Chicago officer stripped of police power...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

San Jose Police Officers Saluted For Saving Baby Boy On Father's Day

San Jose Police Officers Saluted For Saving Baby Boy On Father's Day

A pair of San Jose police officers were praised for their service Wednesday when the department shared how the policemen saved an 11-month-old baby boy who had [...] Read full article: San Jose Police Officers Saluted For Sav...→

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...→

San Jose mayor releases extensive police reform plan to investigate officers, audit spending

San Jose mayor releases extensive police reform plan to investigate officers, audit spending

The mayor’s plan comes just one week after the city passed a budget that maintained the police department’s budget Read full article: San Jose mayor releases extensive police...→

Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard Brooks shooting site say police are 'not allowed' in area

Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard Brooks shooting site say police are 'not allowed' in area

An armed protester awaits the casket of Rayshard Brooks to pass by the area where he was killed near a Wendy's restaurant on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, in Atlanta [...] Read full article: Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard B...→

Louisville Police Fires One of the Officers Involved in Breonna Taylor's Death

Louisville Police Fires One of the Officers Involved in Breonna Taylor's Death

A police officer involved in Breonna Taylor's controversial shooting death has been fired, reports the Louisville Courier Journal.Brett Hankison was terminated [...] Read full article: Louisville Police Fires One of the Offic...→

St. Paul school board removes police officers from high schools on 5-1 vote

St. Paul school board removes police officers from high schools on 5-1 vote

St. Paul Public Schools no longer will pay the City of St. Paul to post police officers in seven of its high schools. The school board voted 5-1 on Tuesday to [...] Read full article: St. Paul school board removes police off...→

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...→

Retired Navy SEAL Jocko Willink: Why police officers need far more training

Retired Navy SEAL Jocko Willink: Why police officers need far more training

Reforming America's law enforcement needs to be done in a way further trains officers and helps to de-escalate confrontations, former Navy SEAL Jocko Willink e [...] Read full article: Retired Navy SEAL Jocko Willink: Why pol...→

Virus Cases Grow, but Some Police Officers Shed Masks

Virus Cases Grow, but Some Police Officers Shed Masks

In recent days, police officers without masks have been spotted on regular patrols and at protests in cities where policies require masks and where broader soc [...] Read full article: Virus Cases Grow, but Some Police Office...→

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...→

No charges for other Florissant police officers

FLORISSANT, Mo. – No charges for the two other police officers involved in a traffic stop that led to a third officer being fired. The prosecuting attorney han [...] Read full article: No charges for other Florissant police o...→

2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unanimously Pass Through House On 'Historic Day'

2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unanimously Pass Through House On 'Historic Day'

Not only will an officer's mental health be addressed but legislators want to create a tracking system for misconduct. Read full article: 2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unani...→

Head of NYC Police Athletic League emphasizes importance of connecting kids with officers

Head of NYC Police Athletic League emphasizes importance of connecting kids with officers

The president of the NYC Police Athletic League, an organization that serves youth, said on Wednesday that the goal is to ensure children have a positive encou [...] Read full article: Head of NYC Police Athletic League empha...→

St. Paul school board votes to remove police officers from city’s public high schools | MinnPost

Plus: three GOP state senators from request federal investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department; Minneapolis police union head says firing of Derek Chau [...] Read full article: St. Paul school board votes to remove po...→

Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document Says

Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document Says

Chicago Police officers will have their days off canceled for several days around the Fourth of July weekend, according to a document obtained by CBS 2. Read full article: Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Off...→

11 Dallas Police Officers Test Positive for COVID-19

11 Dallas Police Officers Test Positive for COVID-19

Eleven detectives assigned to the evening shift of the Crimes Against Persons’ Robbery and Assault units of the Dallas Police Department have tested positive f [...] Read full article: 11 Dallas Police Officers Test Positive ...→

Periods are a source of abuse for protesters in police custody | Opinion

Periods are a source of abuse for protesters in police custody | Opinion

Lack of cohesive police protocol, combined with power imbalance and deep, lingering stigma around menstruation, leads to inevitable potential for abuse. Read full article: Periods are a source of abuse for protes...→

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

With so much rage from officials and community members directed at Lt. Bob Kroll, he had considered whether he should step down as president of the Minneapolis [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union president in wa...→

Los Angeles sheriff says 'defund police' advocates have 'selective amnesia about officers saving lives

Los Angeles sheriff says 'defund police' advocates have 'selective amnesia about officers saving lives

Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva blasted advocates of defunding police and law enforcement departments Tuesday, accusing them of ignoring the good of [...] Read full article: Los Angeles sheriff says 'defund police'...→

Meeting off between Denver police and Black man who was handcuffed after officers pointed a gun at children

Meeting off between Denver police and Black man who was handcuffed after officers pointed a gun at children

Denver police canceled a meeting that was scheduled for last week between the police chief and a Black man who was handcuffed last month after officers pointed [...] Read full article: Meeting off between Denver police and Bl...→

Officers clear protesters from outside White House, as ‘Defund the Police’ graffiti removed

Officers clear protesters from outside White House, as ‘Defund the Police’ graffiti removed

Law enforcement officers cleared protesters Tuesday from outside the White House following a clash the night before, pushing them beyond a space known as "Blac [...] Read full article: Officers clear protesters from outside W...→

Protesters and Police Clash Over Andrew Jackson Statue Near White House

Protesters and Police Clash Over Andrew Jackson Statue Near White House

Police officers clashed with protesters as they attempted to pull down a statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square near the White House Monday night. These [...] Read full article: Protesters and Police Clash Over Andrew ...→

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...→

Caravan Travels to South Florida Police Departments to Support Officers

Caravan Travels to South Florida Police Departments to Support Officers

Dozens of vehicles caravanned to police departments across South Florida Wednesday in support of officers. Read full article: Caravan Travels to South Florida Police ...→

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...→

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

A Chicago officer has been stripped of his police powers after he was caught on camera making vulgar gestures toward protestors. Read full article: Chicago officer stripped of police power...→

2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unanimously Pass Through House On 'Historic Day'

2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unanimously Pass Through House On 'Historic Day'

Not only will an officer's mental health be addressed but legislators want to create a tracking system for misconduct. Read full article: 2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unani...→

San Jose Police Officers Saluted For Saving Baby Boy On Father's Day

San Jose Police Officers Saluted For Saving Baby Boy On Father's Day

A pair of San Jose police officers were praised for their service Wednesday when the department shared how the policemen saved an 11-month-old baby boy who had [...] Read full article: San Jose Police Officers Saluted For Sav...→

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...→

Head of NYC Police Athletic League emphasizes importance of connecting kids with officers

Head of NYC Police Athletic League emphasizes importance of connecting kids with officers

The president of the NYC Police Athletic League, an organization that serves youth, said on Wednesday that the goal is to ensure children have a positive encou [...] Read full article: Head of NYC Police Athletic League empha...→

San Jose mayor releases extensive police reform plan to investigate officers, audit spending

San Jose mayor releases extensive police reform plan to investigate officers, audit spending

The mayor’s plan comes just one week after the city passed a budget that maintained the police department’s budget Read full article: San Jose mayor releases extensive police...→

Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document Says

Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document Says

Chicago Police officers will have their days off canceled for several days around the Fourth of July weekend, according to a document obtained by CBS 2. Read full article: Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Off...→

Periods are a source of abuse for protesters in police custody | Opinion

Periods are a source of abuse for protesters in police custody | Opinion

Lack of cohesive police protocol, combined with power imbalance and deep, lingering stigma around menstruation, leads to inevitable potential for abuse. Read full article: Periods are a source of abuse for protes...→

Louisville Police Fires One of the Officers Involved in Breonna Taylor's Death

Louisville Police Fires One of the Officers Involved in Breonna Taylor's Death

A police officer involved in Breonna Taylor's controversial shooting death has been fired, reports the Louisville Courier Journal.Brett Hankison was terminated [...] Read full article: Louisville Police Fires One of the Offic...→

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...→

Meeting off between Denver police and Black man who was handcuffed after officers pointed a gun at children

Meeting off between Denver police and Black man who was handcuffed after officers pointed a gun at children

Denver police canceled a meeting that was scheduled for last week between the police chief and a Black man who was handcuffed last month after officers pointed [...] Read full article: Meeting off between Denver police and Bl...→

Watch -- D.C. Protesters Scream at Officers: 'I’ll Hire You to Hold my D*ck'

Watch -- D.C. Protesters Scream at Officers: 'I’ll Hire You to Hold my D*ck'

D.C. protesters screamed expletives at officers and demanded them to remain "quiet" as they continued in hurling insults their way. Read full article: Watch -- D.C. Protesters Scream at Offic...→

Protesters and Police Clash Over Andrew Jackson Statue Near White House

Protesters and Police Clash Over Andrew Jackson Statue Near White House

Police officers clashed with protesters as they attempted to pull down a statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square near the White House Monday night. These [...] Read full article: Protesters and Police Clash Over Andrew ...→

Virus Cases Grow, but Some Police Officers Shed Masks

Virus Cases Grow, but Some Police Officers Shed Masks

In recent days, police officers without masks have been spotted on regular patrols and at protests in cities where policies require masks and where broader soc [...] Read full article: Virus Cases Grow, but Some Police Office...→

Text Message Urges Chicago Police Officers To Call In Sick, Limit Arrests In A 'Blue Flu'

Text Message Urges Chicago Police Officers To Call In Sick, Limit Arrests In A 'Blue Flu'

Along with a spike in violence in Chicago this past weekend comes with a new push by members of the police union to get officers on the street to stand down – [...] Read full article: Text Message Urges Chicago Police Office...→

Dallas Police Department Warns of Scam Callers Posing as Officers

Dallas Police Department Warns of Scam Callers Posing as Officers

The Dallas Police Department Financial Investigations Unit wants to bring awareness to the public regarding a phone call scam involving perpetrators purporting [...] Read full article: Dallas Police Department Warns of Scam C...→

No charges for other Florissant police officers

FLORISSANT, Mo. – No charges for the two other police officers involved in a traffic stop that led to a third officer being fired. The prosecuting attorney han [...] Read full article: No charges for other Florissant police o...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

Protesters Calling for CPD Officers to Be Removed From Schools Block Traffic in Loop

Protesters Calling for CPD Officers to Be Removed From Schools Block Traffic in Loop

Protesters are blocking streets in downtown Chicago Wednesday, calling for officials to remove Chicago police officers from public schools in the city. Accordi [...] Read full article: Protesters Calling for CPD Officers to B...→

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...→

Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire Three Officers For Misconduct, Lying To Investigators

Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire Three Officers For Misconduct, Lying To Investigators

The Chicago Police Department has filed disciplinary charges seeking to fire an officer for punching a handcuffed suspect in 2014 and lying about it, and two o [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire ...→

St. Paul school board votes to remove police officers from city’s public high schools | MinnPost

Plus: three GOP state senators from request federal investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department; Minneapolis police union head says firing of Derek Chau [...] Read full article: St. Paul school board votes to remove po...→

Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard Brooks shooting site say police are 'not allowed' in area

Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard Brooks shooting site say police are 'not allowed' in area

An armed protester awaits the casket of Rayshard Brooks to pass by the area where he was killed near a Wendy's restaurant on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, in Atlanta [...] Read full article: Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard B...→

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...→

11 Dallas Police Officers Test Positive for COVID-19

11 Dallas Police Officers Test Positive for COVID-19

Eleven detectives assigned to the evening shift of the Crimes Against Persons’ Robbery and Assault units of the Dallas Police Department have tested positive f [...] Read full article: 11 Dallas Police Officers Test Positive ...→

Seattle police, protesters brace for violence as mayor orders CHOP cleared

Seattle police, protesters brace for violence as mayor orders CHOP cleared

"We're no longer allowed to use things like tear gas and pepper spray. The only thing that we can use is our sidearms or our batons." Read full article: Seattle police, protesters brace for vio...→

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

With so much rage from officials and community members directed at Lt. Bob Kroll, he had considered whether he should step down as president of the Minneapolis [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union president in wa...→

St. Paul school board removes police officers from high schools on 5-1 vote

St. Paul school board removes police officers from high schools on 5-1 vote

St. Paul Public Schools no longer will pay the City of St. Paul to post police officers in seven of its high schools. The school board voted 5-1 on Tuesday to [...] Read full article: St. Paul school board removes police off...→

Suspect in Custody After Firing Shots at Officers in South Philly, Police Say

Suspect in Custody After Firing Shots at Officers in South Philly, Police Say

A person is in custody after shots were fired at police in South Philadelphia Tuesday afternoon. None of the officers were injured. Read full article: Suspect in Custody After Firing Shots at...→

Los Angeles sheriff says 'defund police' advocates have 'selective amnesia about officers saving lives

Los Angeles sheriff says 'defund police' advocates have 'selective amnesia about officers saving lives

Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva blasted advocates of defunding police and law enforcement departments Tuesday, accusing them of ignoring the good of [...] Read full article: Los Angeles sheriff says 'defund police'...→

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...→

Officers clear protesters from outside White House, as ‘Defund the Police’ graffiti removed

Officers clear protesters from outside White House, as ‘Defund the Police’ graffiti removed

Law enforcement officers cleared protesters Tuesday from outside the White House following a clash the night before, pushing them beyond a space known as "Blac [...] Read full article: Officers clear protesters from outside W...→

Retired Navy SEAL Jocko Willink: Why police officers need far more training

Retired Navy SEAL Jocko Willink: Why police officers need far more training

Reforming America's law enforcement needs to be done in a way further trains officers and helps to de-escalate confrontations, former Navy SEAL Jocko Willink e [...] Read full article: Retired Navy SEAL Jocko Willink: Why pol...→

Police Block Protesters Calling to Take Down Andrew Jackson Statue in Lafayette Square

Police Block Protesters Calling to Take Down Andrew Jackson Statue in Lafayette Square

Demonstrators remained near the White House overnight Monday, many upset over tense moments earlier in the evening when police pushed demonstrators out of Lafa [...] Read full article: Police Block Protesters Calling to Take ...→

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...→

Caravan Travels to South Florida Police Departments to Support Officers

Caravan Travels to South Florida Police Departments to Support Officers

Dozens of vehicles caravanned to police departments across South Florida Wednesday in support of officers. Read full article: Caravan Travels to South Florida Police ...→

Dallas Police Department Warns of Scam Callers Posing as Officers

Dallas Police Department Warns of Scam Callers Posing as Officers

The Dallas Police Department Financial Investigations Unit wants to bring awareness to the public regarding a phone call scam involving perpetrators purporting [...] Read full article: Dallas Police Department Warns of Scam 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...→

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

Chicago officer stripped of police powers after captured flipping off protesters

A Chicago officer has been stripped of his police powers after he was caught on camera making vulgar gestures toward protestors. Read full article: Chicago officer stripped of police power...→

No charges for other Florissant police officers

FLORISSANT, Mo. – No charges for the two other police officers involved in a traffic stop that led to a third officer being fired. The prosecuting attorney han [...] Read full article: No charges for other Florissant police o...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unanimously Pass Through House On 'Historic Day'

2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unanimously Pass Through House On 'Historic Day'

Not only will an officer's mental health be addressed but legislators want to create a tracking system for misconduct. Read full article: 2 Pennsylvania Police Reform Bills Unani...→

Protesters Calling for CPD Officers to Be Removed From Schools Block Traffic in Loop

Protesters Calling for CPD Officers to Be Removed From Schools Block Traffic in Loop

Protesters are blocking streets in downtown Chicago Wednesday, calling for officials to remove Chicago police officers from public schools in the city. Accordi [...] Read full article: Protesters Calling for CPD Officers to B...→

San Jose Police Officers Saluted For Saving Baby Boy On Father's Day

San Jose Police Officers Saluted For Saving Baby Boy On Father's Day

A pair of San Jose police officers were praised for their service Wednesday when the department shared how the policemen saved an 11-month-old baby boy who had [...] Read full article: San Jose Police Officers Saluted For Sav...→

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...→

Head of NYC Police Athletic League emphasizes importance of connecting kids with officers

Head of NYC Police Athletic League emphasizes importance of connecting kids with officers

The president of the NYC Police Athletic League, an organization that serves youth, said on Wednesday that the goal is to ensure children have a positive encou [...] Read full article: Head of NYC Police Athletic League empha...→

Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire Three Officers For Misconduct, Lying To Investigators

Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire Three Officers For Misconduct, Lying To Investigators

The Chicago Police Department has filed disciplinary charges seeking to fire an officer for punching a handcuffed suspect in 2014 and lying about it, and two o [...] Read full article: Chicago Police Department Moves To Fire ...→

San Jose mayor releases extensive police reform plan to investigate officers, audit spending

San Jose mayor releases extensive police reform plan to investigate officers, audit spending

The mayor’s plan comes just one week after the city passed a budget that maintained the police department’s budget Read full article: San Jose mayor releases extensive police...→

St. Paul school board votes to remove police officers from city’s public high schools | MinnPost

Plus: three GOP state senators from request federal investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department; Minneapolis police union head says firing of Derek Chau [...] Read full article: St. Paul school board votes to remove po...→

Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard Brooks shooting site say police are 'not allowed' in area

Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard Brooks shooting site say police are 'not allowed' in area

An armed protester awaits the casket of Rayshard Brooks to pass by the area where he was killed near a Wendy's restaurant on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, in Atlanta [...] Read full article: Armed Atlanta protesters near Rayshard B...→

Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document Says

Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Officers Around 4th Of July Weekend, Document Says

Chicago Police officers will have their days off canceled for several days around the Fourth of July weekend, according to a document obtained by CBS 2. Read full article: Days Off Canceled For Chicago Police Off...→

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...→

11 Dallas Police Officers Test Positive for COVID-19

11 Dallas Police Officers Test Positive for COVID-19

Eleven detectives assigned to the evening shift of the Crimes Against Persons’ Robbery and Assault units of the Dallas Police Department have tested positive f [...] Read full article: 11 Dallas Police Officers Test Positive ...→

Periods are a source of abuse for protesters in police custody | Opinion

Periods are a source of abuse for protesters in police custody | Opinion

Lack of cohesive police protocol, combined with power imbalance and deep, lingering stigma around menstruation, leads to inevitable potential for abuse. Read full article: Periods are a source of abuse for protes...→

Seattle police, protesters brace for violence as mayor orders CHOP cleared

Seattle police, protesters brace for violence as mayor orders CHOP cleared

"We're no longer allowed to use things like tear gas and pepper spray. The only thing that we can use is our sidearms or our batons." Read full article: Seattle police, protesters brace for vio...→

Louisville Police Fires One of the Officers Involved in Breonna Taylor's Death

Louisville Police Fires One of the Officers Involved in Breonna Taylor's Death

A police officer involved in Breonna Taylor's controversial shooting death has been fired, reports the Louisville Courier Journal.Brett Hankison was terminated [...] Read full article: Louisville Police Fires One of the Offic...→

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

Minneapolis police union president in wake of George Floyd: He considered stepping down, but officers told him to stay

With so much rage from officials and community members directed at Lt. Bob Kroll, he had considered whether he should step down as president of the Minneapolis [...] Read full article: Minneapolis police union president in wa...→

St. Paul school board removes police officers from high schools on 5-1 vote

St. Paul school board removes police officers from high schools on 5-1 vote

St. Paul Public Schools no longer will pay the City of St. Paul to post police officers in seven of its high schools. The school board voted 5-1 on Tuesday to [...] Read full article: St. Paul school board removes police off...→

Suspect in Custody After Firing Shots at Officers in South Philly, Police Say

Suspect in Custody After Firing Shots at Officers in South Philly, Police Say

A person is in custody after shots were fired at police in South Philadelphia Tuesday afternoon. None of the officers were injured. Read full article: Suspect in Custody After Firing Shots at...→

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...→

Los Angeles sheriff says 'defund police' advocates have 'selective amnesia about officers saving lives

Los Angeles sheriff says 'defund police' advocates have 'selective amnesia about officers saving lives

Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva blasted advocates of defunding police and law enforcement departments Tuesday, accusing them of ignoring the good of [...] Read full article: Los Angeles sheriff says 'defund police'...→

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...→

Meeting off between Denver police and Black man who was handcuffed after officers pointed a gun at children

Meeting off between Denver police and Black man who was handcuffed after officers pointed a gun at children

Denver police canceled a meeting that was scheduled for last week between the police chief and a Black man who was handcuffed last month after officers pointed [...] Read full article: Meeting off between Denver police and Bl...→

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...→

Officers clear protesters from outside White House, as ‘Defund the Police’ graffiti removed

Officers clear protesters from outside White House, as ‘Defund the Police’ graffiti removed

Law enforcement officers cleared protesters Tuesday from outside the White House following a clash the night before, pushing them beyond a space known as "Blac [...] Read full article: Officers clear protesters from outside W...→

Watch -- D.C. Protesters Scream at Officers: 'I’ll Hire You to Hold my D*ck'

Watch -- D.C. Protesters Scream at Officers: 'I’ll Hire You to Hold my D*ck'

D.C. protesters screamed expletives at officers and demanded them to remain "quiet" as they continued in hurling insults their way. Read full article: Watch -- D.C. Protesters Scream at Offic...→

Retired Navy SEAL Jocko Willink: Why police officers need far more training

Retired Navy SEAL Jocko Willink: Why police officers need far more training

Reforming America's law enforcement needs to be done in a way further trains officers and helps to de-escalate confrontations, former Navy SEAL Jocko Willink e [...] Read full article: Retired Navy SEAL Jocko Willink: Why pol...→

Protesters and Police Clash Over Andrew Jackson Statue Near White House

Protesters and Police Clash Over Andrew Jackson Statue Near White House

Police officers clashed with protesters as they attempted to pull down a statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square near the White House Monday night. These [...] Read full article: Protesters and Police Clash Over Andrew ...→

Police Block Protesters Calling to Take Down Andrew Jackson Statue in Lafayette Square

Police Block Protesters Calling to Take Down Andrew Jackson Statue in Lafayette Square

Demonstrators remained near the White House overnight Monday, many upset over tense moments earlier in the evening when police pushed demonstrators out of Lafa [...] Read full article: Police Block Protesters Calling to Take ...→

Virus Cases Grow, but Some Police Officers Shed Masks

Virus Cases Grow, but Some Police Officers Shed Masks

In recent days, police officers without masks have been spotted on regular patrols and at protests in cities where policies require masks and where broader soc [...] Read full article: Virus Cases Grow, but Some Police Office...→

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...→

Text Message Urges Chicago Police Officers To Call In Sick, Limit Arrests In A 'Blue Flu'

Text Message Urges Chicago Police Officers To Call In Sick, Limit Arrests In A 'Blue Flu'

Along with a spike in violence in Chicago this past weekend comes with a new push by members of the police union to get officers on the street to stand down – [...] Read full article: Text Message Urges Chicago Police Office...→