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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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

Protesters filled the courtyard outside Central High School Monday afternoon to demand the removal of police officers from St. Paul Public Schools. As proteste [...] Read full article: St. Paul protesters demand removal of po...→

‘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...→

Armed protesters march to Oklahoma governor’s mansion over police killings of black men

Armed protesters march to Oklahoma governor’s mansion over police killings of black men

A demonstration in Oklahoma over the weekend saw hundreds of armed protesters peacefully march on the governor’s mansion to protest the police killings of blac [...] Read full article: Armed protesters march to Oklahoma gover...→

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 ...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Trump tweets videos of Black men attacking white people, asks ‘Where are the protesters?’

Trump tweets videos of Black men attacking white people, asks ‘Where are the protesters?’

As protesters demanding an end to police brutality and systemic racism again clashed with authorities outside the White House on Monday night, the president to [...] Read full article: Trump tweets videos of Black men attacki...→

NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force Standards Driving Car Through Protesters

NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force Standards Driving Car Through Protesters

New York City Police Commissioner Dermot Shea announced that officers didn't violate the use-of-force standards when they drove their police cars into a group [...] Read full article: NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force ...→

DC police trying to clear protesters’ camps from Black Lives Matter Plaza | WTOP

Videos on social media show dozens of D.C. police on bicycles shouting to “move back” and moving the crowd up onto the sidewalk. Read full article: DC police trying to clear protesters’ ca...→

Federal watchdog investigating police tear gassing protesters before Trump’s church photo

Federal watchdog investigating police tear gassing protesters before Trump’s church photo

The Interior Department’s U.S. Park Police and other forces released chemical agents and at times punched and clubbed a largely peaceful of crowd of demonstrat [...] Read full article: Federal watchdog investigating police te...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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 ...→

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...→

Andrew Jackson statue across from White House spared as police clear protesters

Andrew Jackson statue across from White House spared as police clear protesters

Police moved into Lafayette Square on Monday evening to protect another historic statue from rioters, this time targeting Andrew Jackson. Read full article: Andrew Jackson statue across from White ...→

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 ...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Trump tweets videos of Black men attacking white people, asks ‘Where are the protesters?’

Trump tweets videos of Black men attacking white people, asks ‘Where are the protesters?’

As protesters demanding an end to police brutality and systemic racism again clashed with authorities outside the White House on Monday night, the president to [...] Read full article: Trump tweets videos of Black men attacki...→

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...→

NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force Standards Driving Car Through Protesters

NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force Standards Driving Car Through Protesters

New York City Police Commissioner Dermot Shea announced that officers didn't violate the use-of-force standards when they drove their police cars into a group [...] Read full article: NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force ...→

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

Protesters filled the courtyard outside Central High School Monday afternoon to demand the removal of police officers from St. Paul Public Schools. As proteste [...] Read full article: St. Paul protesters demand removal of po...→

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 ...→

Federal watchdog investigating police tear gassing protesters before Trump’s church photo

Federal watchdog investigating police tear gassing protesters before Trump’s church photo

The Interior Department’s U.S. Park Police and other forces released chemical agents and at times punched and clubbed a largely peaceful of crowd of demonstrat [...] Read full article: Federal watchdog investigating police te...→

Armed protesters march to Oklahoma governor’s mansion over police killings of black men

Armed protesters march to Oklahoma governor’s mansion over police killings of black men

A demonstration in Oklahoma over the weekend saw hundreds of armed protesters peacefully march on the governor’s mansion to protest the police killings of blac [...] Read full article: Armed protesters march to Oklahoma gover...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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: 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...→

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 ...→

Andrew Jackson statue across from White House spared as police clear protesters

Andrew Jackson statue across from White House spared as police clear protesters

Police moved into Lafayette Square on Monday evening to protect another historic statue from rioters, this time targeting Andrew Jackson. Read full article: Andrew Jackson statue across from White ...→

DC police trying to clear protesters’ camps from Black Lives Matter Plaza | WTOP

Videos on social media show dozens of D.C. police on bicycles shouting to “move back” and moving the crowd up onto the sidewalk. Read full article: DC police trying to clear protesters’ ca...→

‘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 ...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Trump tweets videos of Black men attacking white people, asks ‘Where are the protesters?’

Trump tweets videos of Black men attacking white people, asks ‘Where are the protesters?’

As protesters demanding an end to police brutality and systemic racism again clashed with authorities outside the White House on Monday night, the president to [...] Read full article: Trump tweets videos of Black men attacki...→

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 ...→

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...→

NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force Standards Driving Car Through Protesters

NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force Standards Driving Car Through Protesters

New York City Police Commissioner Dermot Shea announced that officers didn't violate the use-of-force standards when they drove their police cars into a group [...] Read full article: NYPD Chief: Didn't Violate Use-Of-Force ...→

Andrew Jackson statue across from White House spared as police clear protesters

Andrew Jackson statue across from White House spared as police clear protesters

Police moved into Lafayette Square on Monday evening to protect another historic statue from rioters, this time targeting Andrew Jackson. Read full article: Andrew Jackson statue across from White ...→

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

Protesters filled the courtyard outside Central High School Monday afternoon to demand the removal of police officers from St. Paul Public Schools. As proteste [...] Read full article: St. Paul protesters demand removal of po...→

DC police trying to clear protesters’ camps from Black Lives Matter Plaza | WTOP

Videos on social media show dozens of D.C. police on bicycles shouting to “move back” and moving the crowd up onto the sidewalk. Read full article: DC police trying to clear protesters’ ca...→

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...→

Federal watchdog investigating police tear gassing protesters before Trump’s church photo

Federal watchdog investigating police tear gassing protesters before Trump’s church photo

The Interior Department’s U.S. Park Police and other forces released chemical agents and at times punched and clubbed a largely peaceful of crowd of demonstrat [...] Read full article: Federal watchdog investigating police te...→

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 ...→

Armed protesters march to Oklahoma governor’s mansion over police killings of black men

Armed protesters march to Oklahoma governor’s mansion over police killings of black men

A demonstration in Oklahoma over the weekend saw hundreds of armed protesters peacefully march on the governor’s mansion to protest the police killings of blac [...] Read full article: Armed protesters march to Oklahoma gover...→