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Retired LAPD chief stepping in at Chicago Police Department

Charlie Beck, who will lead the Chicago Police Department during the search to replace Superintendent Eddie Johnson, says he's not applying for the job permanently. Read full article: Retired LAPD chief stepping in at Chicag...→

Retired LAPD chief stepping in at Chicago Police Department

Charlie Beck, who will lead the Chicago Police Department during the search to replace Superintendent Eddie Johnson, says he's not applying for the job permanently. Read full article: Retired LAPD chief stepping in at Chicag...→

Detroit man 'baited' police by waiting in basement before shooting that killed officer, chief says

Detroit man 'baited' police by waiting in basement before shooting that killed officer, chief says

Detroit police chief James Craig said a 16-year veteran of the force was fatally shot yesterday by a suspect who “clearly” had some type of training and was trying to bait officers.  Read full article: Detroit man 'baited' police by waiting i...→

Pennsylvania ex-police chief who stole heroin from evidence room avoids jail

A former Pennsylvania cop who pleaded guilty to stealing heroin from a police evidence room to sustain his addiction will be serving no jail time, according to local reports. Read full article: Pennsylvania ex-police chief who stole h...→

Retired police officer says Universal Studios temporarily denied him entry over T-shirt

Retired police officer says Universal Studios temporarily denied him entry over T-shirt

Universal Studios has since apologized, but explained their policy as a safety precaution intended to prevent confusion. Read full article: Retired police officer says Universal St...→

Can gunshot detection stop crime in St. Paul? How mayor, police chief support their positions

Can gunshot detection stop crime in St. Paul? How mayor, police chief support their positions

As St. Paul’s mayor and police chief recently exchanged emails about gunshot detection software, they shared links to articles about the technology. “I appreciate your desperation to id… Read full article: Can gunshot detection stop crime in St. ...→

Chicago cop among three shot after Des Plaines bank robbery, police chase

Chicago cop among three shot after Des Plaines bank robbery, police chase

A Chicago police officer was among three people shot -- one fatally -- on the city's Northwest Side Tuesday night after a bank robbery led to a police chase, a crash, and "gun battle," police said.... Chicago Police Department Superintendent Eddie Johnson said the incident started in Des Plaines, where a bank was robbed. Des Plaines police took one offender into custody at that scene. The second suspect escaped and stole a car, Johnson s Read full article: Chicago cop among three shot after Des P...→

St. Paul police chief sought state funding for gunshot-location system, but mayor unswayed

St. Paul police chief sought state funding for gunshot-location system, but mayor unswayed

The back-and-forth with Axtell and Carter comes as St. Paul officials and community members work to find solutions to gun violence. With 29 homicides, the city has seen the most killings in more th… Read full article: St. Paul police chief sought state fundi...→

Chicago Police Officer Accidentally Shoots Himself At O'Hare

Chicago Police Officer Accidentally Shoots Himself At O'Hare

A Chicago Police officer accidentally shot himself during training at O’Hare International Airport on Tuesday. Read full article: Chicago Police Officer Accidentally Shoo...→

Suburban Chicago police seek man, 64, in double-killing

Suburban Chicago police seek man, 64, in double-killing

Police in a Chicago suburb say they're searching for a 64-year-old man in connection with the fatal shootings of a man and his wife Read full article: Suburban Chicago police seek man, 64, in...→

Chicago Police Search DuSable Harbor for Car in Water

Chicago Police Search DuSable Harbor for Car in Water

A Chicago police search for a missing person turned into a recovery mission for a car believed to be in the waters of Lake Michigan near DuSable Harbor early Tuesday. At around 3:15 a.m., officers responded to... Read full article: Chicago Police Search DuSable Harbor for...→

The Latest: China appoints new police chief in Hong Kong

China has appointed a new police chief in Hong Kong in a further illustration of the central government’s broad powers over the territory’s institutions.... The new chief, Chris Tang Ping-keung, said rebutting fake accusations against police and reassuring the public about the force’s mission would be among his priorities. Read full article: The Latest: China appoints new police ch...→

Injunction Hearing Continues For Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald

Injunction Hearing Continues For Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald

Fitzgerald is seeking the injunction as he pursues a lawsuit contending he was fired in May primarily as a result of investigating and reporting security violations of the city’s management of the criminal justice information system. Read full article: Injunction Hearing Continues For Fired F...→

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in southwestern Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahom...→

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

DUNCAN, Oklahoma (AP) — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahom...→

Retired DPD assistant chief reacts to fallen officer: 'We're trained to go in, not retreat.'

Retired DPD assistant chief reacts to fallen officer: 'We're trained to go in, not retreat.'

As police officers at Detroit's 12th Precinct mourn the loss of fallen officer Rasheen McClain, 46, community members and former law enforcement members are reacting to the tragic news. Read full article: Retired DPD assistant chief reacts to fa...→

5 Chicago police officers hurt when vehicles collide

5 Chicago police officers hurt when vehicles collide

Authorities say five officers have been hurt after two Chicago police vehicles collided at an intersection while responding to a call Read full article: 5 Chicago police officers hurt when vehi...→

Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely shot 15-year-old during pursuit of robber

Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely shot 15-year-old during pursuit of robber

Officers spotted the car, leading to a high-speed chase on the eastbound Kennedy Expressway until Willis exited at Irving Park Road. There, Chicago and Illinois State Police were waiting for him.... The 15-year-old boy who is a student intern at the shop was struck in the arm and abdomen during the crossfire. He was reported to be in critical condition but stable Wednesday. Read full article: Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely s...→

Fort Worth City Leaders Defend Decision To Fire Police Chief

Fort Worth City Leaders Defend Decision To Fire Police Chief

During a break in testimony Wednesday in Dallas civil court, fired Fort Worth police chief Joel Fitzgerald caught sight of his former city managers and city attorneys conferring. Read full article: Fort Worth City Leaders Defend Decision ...→

Jussie Smollett Files Malicious Prosecution Claim Against Chicago Police, Says There's No Evidence Attack Was A Hoax

Jussie Smollett Files Malicious Prosecution Claim Against Chicago Police, Says There's No Evidence Attack Was A Hoax

“The CPD’s prosecution of Mr. Smollett based on the Osundairo Brothers’ false statements about the attack has caused Mr. Smollett to be the subject of mass public ridicule and harm to him personally,” Smollett’s attorneys wrote. Read full article: Jussie Smollett Files Malicious Prosecut...→

Chicago cop among three shot after bank robbery, police chase, crash

Chicago cop among three shot after bank robbery, police chase, crash

A Chicago police officer is among three people shot on the city's Northwest Side after a bank robbery Tuesday night led to a police chase, a crash, and an exchange of gunfire. Read full article: Chicago cop among three shot after bank ...→

Chicago Police Officer Shot On Irving Park Near Kennedy Expressway

Chicago Police Officer Shot On Irving Park Near Kennedy Expressway

CHICAGO (CBS) — A Chicago Police officer was shot in the temple Tuesday night on Irving Park Road near the Kennedy Expressway.... The shooting happened early Tuesday evening. Police at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center said the officer was responded when he was taken there. Read full article: Chicago Police Officer Shot On Irving Pa...→

Chicago police officer accidentally shoots self during drill at O’Hare Airport

Chicago police officer accidentally shoots self during drill at O’Hare Airport

The officer was taken to Lutheran General Hospital with an injuries that was not life-threatening, the officials said. Read full article: Chicago police officer accidentally shoo...→

Chicago progressives push Lightfoot on another front: police reform

After battles over affordable housing, a corporate head tax, tipped wages and other issues, activists suggest they want immediate action on revamping how the police superintendent is selected. Read full article: Chicago progressives push Lightfoot on a...→

Chicago Police Search For Missing 18-Month-Old Girl

Chicago Police Search For Missing 18-Month-Old Girl

An 18-month-old child who was last seen with her grandfather in Chicago Monday has gone missing, police said in a recent alert. Read full article: Chicago Police Search For Missing 18-Mon...→

The Latest: China appoints new police chief in Hong Kong

The Latest: China appoints new police chief in Hong Kong

China has appointed a new police chief in Hong Kong in a further illustration of the central government's broad powers over the territory's institutions Read full article: The Latest: China appoints new police ch...→

Houston Police Department changes dress code to allow religious clothing in honor of fallen Sikh deputy

Houston Police Department changes dress code to allow religious clothing in honor of fallen Sikh deputy

The Houston Police department announced on Monday that the department is changing its dress code to be more inclusive in honor of a fallen Sikh deputy. Read full article: Houston Police Department changes dress ...→

Ken Fisher loses $67 million as Chicago Police fund pulls investment

The Chicago organization joins an array of institutional investors and firms that have divested about $3.9 billion from Fisher since remarks that offended some in the audience at an Oct. 8 conference. Read full article: Ken Fisher loses $67 million as Chicago ...→

Belleville, N.J. Mayor, Police Chief: Don't Fall Victim To Door-To-Door Water Scam

Belleville, N.J. Mayor, Police Chief: Don't Fall Victim To Door-To-Door Water Scam

Mayor Michael Melham and Police Chief Mark Minichini said since this past Thursday people have been knocking on doors and telling residents they were sent by the mayor to test the water. Read full article: Belleville, N.J. Mayor, Police Chief: Do...→

3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting: police chief

3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting: police chief

DUNCAN, Oklahoma — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shoo...→

Injunction Hearing Today For Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald

Injunction Hearing Today For Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald

As former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald continues the fight to get his job back, attorneys are expected in court today at an injunction hearing. Read full article: Injunction Hearing Today For Fired Fort ...→

Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Loses Fight To Keep Old Job From Being Filled

Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Loses Fight To Keep Old Job From Being Filled

Fitzgerald said the judge's criticism of the city was a step in the right direction and he plans to continue pursuing his lawsuit. Read full article: Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitz...→

5 Chicago police officers seriously hurt in West Side crash

5 Chicago police officers seriously hurt in West Side crash

Five Chicago police officers were seriously injured Thursday when two CPD vehicles crashed in East Garfield Park on the West Side.... Two officers were listed in serious-to-critical condition and three officers were in fair-to-serious condition, the spokesman said. They were taken to Stroger and Mt. Sinai hospitals. Read full article: 5 Chicago police officers seriously hurt...→

Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely shot 15-year-old during pursuit of suspect

Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely shot 15-year-old during pursuit of suspect

Chicago police said Wednesday the 15-year-old music school intern wounded Tuesday night after a gunbattle with a bank robbery suspect was likely shot by a Des Plaines police officer. Read full article: Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely s...→

After Hong Kong police use tear gas on campus, health chief claims

After Hong Kong police use tear gas on campus, health chief claims "no evidence" chemical poses health risks

Hong Kong's top health official has claimed that tear gas used by police on protesters poses no public health risk, days after police were reported to use the gas at a university campus. Some have expressed fears that the chemical weapon used in the city could contain the toxic pollutant dioxin. Read full article: After Hong Kong police use tear gas on c...→

Local Police Chief Stands by Push for Gun Carry Restrictions

Local Police Chief Stands by Push for Gun Carry Restrictions

Town of Palm Beach Chief Nicholas Castro addressed the concerns of residents and members of a gun rights advocacy group during a meeting this week, telling NBC affiliate WPTV-TV that it was “irresponsible”... Read full article: Local Police Chief Stands by Push for Gu...→

St. Paul police chief sought state funding for gunshot-location system, but mayor unswayed

St. Paul police chief sought state funding for gunshot-location system, but mayor unswayed

While St. Paul’s police chief recently sought state funding to implement gunshot-location technology, Mayor Melvin Carter told him he hasn’t found conclusive evidence it’s an effe… Read full article: St. Paul police chief sought state fundi...→

Denton Police Department Giving Out Free Gun Locks

Denton Police Department Giving Out Free Gun Locks

The Denton Police Department is offering to give one gun lock to each household with 'no questions asked'. Read full article: Denton Police Department Giving Out Free...→

Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Expected To Take Stand At Hearing

Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Expected To Take Stand At Hearing

Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald is expected to testify in a Dallas courtroom today, as he fights to get his job back. Read full article: Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzg...→

West Chicago Police Department releases Halloween traffic enforcement numbers

West Chicago Police Department releases Halloween traffic enforcement numbers

The West Chicago Police Department made no impaired driving arrests and issued 14 seat belt and child safety seat citations during the recent Halloween enforcement effort. Read full article: West Chicago Police Department releases ...→

Racial Disparity In Oakland Traffic Stops Remains Despite Police Department Changes

Racial Disparity In Oakland Traffic Stops Remains Despite Police Department Changes

The number of African American people involved in traffic stops by Oakland Police has dropped nearly in half since 2016. Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick says this is real progress in the fight against racial profiling, but many in the community say it’s just a numbers game. Read full article: Racial Disparity In Oakland Traffic Stop...→

Denton Police Department Handing Out Free Gun Locks As Part Of Project Childsafe

Denton Police Department Handing Out Free Gun Locks As Part Of Project Childsafe

The Denton Police Department is handing out free gun locks — no questions asked — as part of Project Childsafe. Read full article: Denton Police Department Handing Out Fre...→

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

DUNCAN, Oklahoma (AP) — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in southwestern Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahom...→

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

DUNCAN, Oklahoma (AP) — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahom...→

Pennsylvania ex-police chief who stole heroin from evidence room avoids jail

A former Pennsylvania cop who pleaded guilty to stealing heroin from a police evidence room to sustain his addiction will be serving no jail time, according to local reports. Read full article: Pennsylvania ex-police chief who stole h...→

5 Chicago police officers seriously hurt in West Side crash

5 Chicago police officers seriously hurt in West Side crash

Five Chicago police officers were seriously injured Thursday when two CPD vehicles crashed in East Garfield Park on the West Side.... Two officers were listed in serious-to-critical condition and three officers were in fair-to-serious condition, the spokesman said. They were taken to Stroger and Mt. Sinai hospitals. Read full article: 5 Chicago police officers seriously hurt...→

Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely shot 15-year-old during pursuit of robber

Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely shot 15-year-old during pursuit of robber

Officers spotted the car, leading to a high-speed chase on the eastbound Kennedy Expressway until Willis exited at Irving Park Road. There, Chicago and Illinois State Police were waiting for him.... The 15-year-old boy who is a student intern at the shop was struck in the arm and abdomen during the crossfire. He was reported to be in critical condition but stable Wednesday. Read full article: Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely s...→

After Hong Kong police use tear gas on campus, health chief claims

After Hong Kong police use tear gas on campus, health chief claims "no evidence" chemical poses health risks

Hong Kong's top health official has claimed that tear gas used by police on protesters poses no public health risk, days after police were reported to use the gas at a university campus. Some have expressed fears that the chemical weapon used in the city could contain the toxic pollutant dioxin. Read full article: After Hong Kong police use tear gas on c...→

Jussie Smollett Files Malicious Prosecution Claim Against Chicago Police, Says There's No Evidence Attack Was A Hoax

Jussie Smollett Files Malicious Prosecution Claim Against Chicago Police, Says There's No Evidence Attack Was A Hoax

“The CPD’s prosecution of Mr. Smollett based on the Osundairo Brothers’ false statements about the attack has caused Mr. Smollett to be the subject of mass public ridicule and harm to him personally,” Smollett’s attorneys wrote. Read full article: Jussie Smollett Files Malicious Prosecut...→

Chicago cop among three shot after Des Plaines bank robbery, police chase

Chicago cop among three shot after Des Plaines bank robbery, police chase

A Chicago police officer was among three people shot -- one fatally -- on the city's Northwest Side Tuesday night after a bank robbery led to a police chase, a crash, and "gun battle," police said.... Chicago Police Department Superintendent Eddie Johnson said the incident started in Des Plaines, where a bank was robbed. Des Plaines police took one offender into custody at that scene. The second suspect escaped and stole a car, Johnson s Read full article: Chicago cop among three shot after Des P...→

St. Paul police chief sought state funding for gunshot-location system, but mayor unswayed

St. Paul police chief sought state funding for gunshot-location system, but mayor unswayed

While St. Paul’s police chief recently sought state funding to implement gunshot-location technology, Mayor Melvin Carter told him he hasn’t found conclusive evidence it’s an effe… Read full article: St. Paul police chief sought state fundi...→

Chicago Police Officer Shot On Irving Park Near Kennedy Expressway

Chicago Police Officer Shot On Irving Park Near Kennedy Expressway

CHICAGO (CBS) — A Chicago Police officer was shot in the temple Tuesday night on Irving Park Road near the Kennedy Expressway.... The shooting happened early Tuesday evening. Police at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center said the officer was responded when he was taken there. Read full article: Chicago Police Officer Shot On Irving Pa...→

Chicago Police Officer Accidentally Shoots Himself At O'Hare

Chicago Police Officer Accidentally Shoots Himself At O'Hare

A Chicago Police officer accidentally shot himself during training at O’Hare International Airport on Tuesday. Read full article: Chicago Police Officer Accidentally Shoo...→

Chicago progressives push Lightfoot on another front: police reform

After battles over affordable housing, a corporate head tax, tipped wages and other issues, activists suggest they want immediate action on revamping how the police superintendent is selected. Read full article: Chicago progressives push Lightfoot on a...→

Suburban Chicago police seek man, 64, in double-killing

Suburban Chicago police seek man, 64, in double-killing

Police in a Chicago suburb say they're searching for a 64-year-old man in connection with the fatal shootings of a man and his wife Read full article: Suburban Chicago police seek man, 64, in...→

Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Expected To Take Stand At Hearing

Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Expected To Take Stand At Hearing

Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald is expected to testify in a Dallas courtroom today, as he fights to get his job back. Read full article: Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzg...→

The Latest: China appoints new police chief in Hong Kong

The Latest: China appoints new police chief in Hong Kong

China has appointed a new police chief in Hong Kong in a further illustration of the central government's broad powers over the territory's institutions Read full article: The Latest: China appoints new police ch...→

The Latest: China appoints new police chief in Hong Kong

China has appointed a new police chief in Hong Kong in a further illustration of the central government’s broad powers over the territory’s institutions.... The new chief, Chris Tang Ping-keung, said rebutting fake accusations against police and reassuring the public about the force’s mission would be among his priorities. Read full article: The Latest: China appoints new police ch...→

Racial Disparity In Oakland Traffic Stops Remains Despite Police Department Changes

Racial Disparity In Oakland Traffic Stops Remains Despite Police Department Changes

The number of African American people involved in traffic stops by Oakland Police has dropped nearly in half since 2016. Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick says this is real progress in the fight against racial profiling, but many in the community say it’s just a numbers game. Read full article: Racial Disparity In Oakland Traffic Stop...→

Ken Fisher loses $67 million as Chicago Police fund pulls investment

The Chicago organization joins an array of institutional investors and firms that have divested about $3.9 billion from Fisher since remarks that offended some in the audience at an Oct. 8 conference. Read full article: Ken Fisher loses $67 million as Chicago ...→

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

DUNCAN, Oklahoma (AP) — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in southwestern Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahom...→

3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting: police chief

3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting: police chief

DUNCAN, Oklahoma — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shoo...→

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

DUNCAN, Oklahoma (AP) — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahom...→

Retired DPD assistant chief reacts to fallen officer: 'We're trained to go in, not retreat.'

Retired DPD assistant chief reacts to fallen officer: 'We're trained to go in, not retreat.'

As police officers at Detroit's 12th Precinct mourn the loss of fallen officer Rasheen McClain, 46, community members and former law enforcement members are reacting to the tragic news. Read full article: Retired DPD assistant chief reacts to fa...→

Detroit man 'baited' police by waiting in basement before shooting that killed officer, chief says

Detroit man 'baited' police by waiting in basement before shooting that killed officer, chief says

Detroit police chief James Craig said a 16-year veteran of the force was fatally shot yesterday by a suspect who “clearly” had some type of training and was trying to bait officers.  Read full article: Detroit man 'baited' police by waiting i...→

Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Loses Fight To Keep Old Job From Being Filled

Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Loses Fight To Keep Old Job From Being Filled

Fitzgerald said the judge's criticism of the city was a step in the right direction and he plans to continue pursuing his lawsuit. Read full article: Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitz...→

5 Chicago police officers hurt when vehicles collide

5 Chicago police officers hurt when vehicles collide

Authorities say five officers have been hurt after two Chicago police vehicles collided at an intersection while responding to a call Read full article: 5 Chicago police officers hurt when vehi...→

Retired police officer says Universal Studios temporarily denied him entry over T-shirt

Retired police officer says Universal Studios temporarily denied him entry over T-shirt

Universal Studios has since apologized, but explained their policy as a safety precaution intended to prevent confusion. Read full article: Retired police officer says Universal St...→

Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely shot 15-year-old during pursuit of suspect

Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely shot 15-year-old during pursuit of suspect

Chicago police said Wednesday the 15-year-old music school intern wounded Tuesday night after a gunbattle with a bank robbery suspect was likely shot by a Des Plaines police officer. Read full article: Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely s...→

Fort Worth City Leaders Defend Decision To Fire Police Chief

Fort Worth City Leaders Defend Decision To Fire Police Chief

During a break in testimony Wednesday in Dallas civil court, fired Fort Worth police chief Joel Fitzgerald caught sight of his former city managers and city attorneys conferring. Read full article: Fort Worth City Leaders Defend Decision ...→

Can gunshot detection stop crime in St. Paul? How mayor, police chief support their positions

Can gunshot detection stop crime in St. Paul? How mayor, police chief support their positions

As St. Paul’s mayor and police chief recently exchanged emails about gunshot detection software, they shared links to articles about the technology. “I appreciate your desperation to id… Read full article: Can gunshot detection stop crime in St. ...→

Local Police Chief Stands by Push for Gun Carry Restrictions

Local Police Chief Stands by Push for Gun Carry Restrictions

Town of Palm Beach Chief Nicholas Castro addressed the concerns of residents and members of a gun rights advocacy group during a meeting this week, telling NBC affiliate WPTV-TV that it was “irresponsible”... Read full article: Local Police Chief Stands by Push for Gu...→

Chicago cop among three shot after bank robbery, police chase, crash

Chicago cop among three shot after bank robbery, police chase, crash

A Chicago police officer is among three people shot on the city's Northwest Side after a bank robbery Tuesday night led to a police chase, a crash, and an exchange of gunfire. Read full article: Chicago cop among three shot after bank ...→

St. Paul police chief sought state funding for gunshot-location system, but mayor unswayed

St. Paul police chief sought state funding for gunshot-location system, but mayor unswayed

The back-and-forth with Axtell and Carter comes as St. Paul officials and community members work to find solutions to gun violence. With 29 homicides, the city has seen the most killings in more th… Read full article: St. Paul police chief sought state fundi...→

Chicago police officer accidentally shoots self during drill at O’Hare Airport

Chicago police officer accidentally shoots self during drill at O’Hare Airport

The officer was taken to Lutheran General Hospital with an injuries that was not life-threatening, the officials said. Read full article: Chicago police officer accidentally shoo...→

Denton Police Department Giving Out Free Gun Locks

Denton Police Department Giving Out Free Gun Locks

The Denton Police Department is offering to give one gun lock to each household with 'no questions asked'. Read full article: Denton Police Department Giving Out Free...→

Chicago Police Search For Missing 18-Month-Old Girl

Chicago Police Search For Missing 18-Month-Old Girl

An 18-month-old child who was last seen with her grandfather in Chicago Monday has gone missing, police said in a recent alert. Read full article: Chicago Police Search For Missing 18-Mon...→

Chicago Police Search DuSable Harbor for Car in Water

Chicago Police Search DuSable Harbor for Car in Water

A Chicago police search for a missing person turned into a recovery mission for a car believed to be in the waters of Lake Michigan near DuSable Harbor early Tuesday. At around 3:15 a.m., officers responded to... Read full article: Chicago Police Search DuSable Harbor for...→

West Chicago Police Department releases Halloween traffic enforcement numbers

West Chicago Police Department releases Halloween traffic enforcement numbers

The West Chicago Police Department made no impaired driving arrests and issued 14 seat belt and child safety seat citations during the recent Halloween enforcement effort. Read full article: West Chicago Police Department releases ...→

Houston Police Department changes dress code to allow religious clothing in honor of fallen Sikh deputy

Houston Police Department changes dress code to allow religious clothing in honor of fallen Sikh deputy

The Houston Police department announced on Monday that the department is changing its dress code to be more inclusive in honor of a fallen Sikh deputy. Read full article: Houston Police Department changes dress ...→

Injunction Hearing Continues For Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald

Injunction Hearing Continues For Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald

Fitzgerald is seeking the injunction as he pursues a lawsuit contending he was fired in May primarily as a result of investigating and reporting security violations of the city’s management of the criminal justice information system. Read full article: Injunction Hearing Continues For Fired F...→

Denton Police Department Handing Out Free Gun Locks As Part Of Project Childsafe

Denton Police Department Handing Out Free Gun Locks As Part Of Project Childsafe

The Denton Police Department is handing out free gun locks — no questions asked — as part of Project Childsafe. Read full article: Denton Police Department Handing Out Fre...→

Belleville, N.J. Mayor, Police Chief: Don't Fall Victim To Door-To-Door Water Scam

Belleville, N.J. Mayor, Police Chief: Don't Fall Victim To Door-To-Door Water Scam

Mayor Michael Melham and Police Chief Mark Minichini said since this past Thursday people have been knocking on doors and telling residents they were sent by the mayor to test the water. Read full article: Belleville, N.J. Mayor, Police Chief: Do...→

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in southwestern Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahom...→

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

DUNCAN, Oklahoma (AP) — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahom...→

Injunction Hearing Today For Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald

Injunction Hearing Today For Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald

As former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald continues the fight to get his job back, attorneys are expected in court today at an injunction hearing. Read full article: Injunction Hearing Today For Fired Fort ...→

Retired DPD assistant chief reacts to fallen officer: 'We're trained to go in, not retreat.'

Retired DPD assistant chief reacts to fallen officer: 'We're trained to go in, not retreat.'

As police officers at Detroit's 12th Precinct mourn the loss of fallen officer Rasheen McClain, 46, community members and former law enforcement members are reacting to the tragic news. Read full article: Retired DPD assistant chief reacts to fa...→

Detroit man 'baited' police by waiting in basement before shooting that killed officer, chief says

Detroit man 'baited' police by waiting in basement before shooting that killed officer, chief says

Detroit police chief James Craig said a 16-year veteran of the force was fatally shot yesterday by a suspect who “clearly” had some type of training and was trying to bait officers.  Read full article: Detroit man 'baited' police by waiting i...→

Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Loses Fight To Keep Old Job From Being Filled

Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Loses Fight To Keep Old Job From Being Filled

Fitzgerald said the judge's criticism of the city was a step in the right direction and he plans to continue pursuing his lawsuit. Read full article: Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitz...→

Pennsylvania ex-police chief who stole heroin from evidence room avoids jail

A former Pennsylvania cop who pleaded guilty to stealing heroin from a police evidence room to sustain his addiction will be serving no jail time, according to local reports. Read full article: Pennsylvania ex-police chief who stole h...→

5 Chicago police officers hurt when vehicles collide

5 Chicago police officers hurt when vehicles collide

Authorities say five officers have been hurt after two Chicago police vehicles collided at an intersection while responding to a call Read full article: 5 Chicago police officers hurt when vehi...→

5 Chicago police officers seriously hurt in West Side crash

5 Chicago police officers seriously hurt in West Side crash

Five Chicago police officers were seriously injured Thursday when two CPD vehicles crashed in East Garfield Park on the West Side.... Two officers were listed in serious-to-critical condition and three officers were in fair-to-serious condition, the spokesman said. They were taken to Stroger and Mt. Sinai hospitals. Read full article: 5 Chicago police officers seriously hurt...→

Retired police officer says Universal Studios temporarily denied him entry over T-shirt

Retired police officer says Universal Studios temporarily denied him entry over T-shirt

Universal Studios has since apologized, but explained their policy as a safety precaution intended to prevent confusion. Read full article: Retired police officer says Universal St...→

Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely shot 15-year-old during pursuit of robber

Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely shot 15-year-old during pursuit of robber

Officers spotted the car, leading to a high-speed chase on the eastbound Kennedy Expressway until Willis exited at Irving Park Road. There, Chicago and Illinois State Police were waiting for him.... The 15-year-old boy who is a student intern at the shop was struck in the arm and abdomen during the crossfire. He was reported to be in critical condition but stable Wednesday. Read full article: Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely s...→

Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely shot 15-year-old during pursuit of suspect

Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely shot 15-year-old during pursuit of suspect

Chicago police said Wednesday the 15-year-old music school intern wounded Tuesday night after a gunbattle with a bank robbery suspect was likely shot by a Des Plaines police officer. Read full article: Chicago police: Des Plaines cop likely s...→

Fort Worth City Leaders Defend Decision To Fire Police Chief

Fort Worth City Leaders Defend Decision To Fire Police Chief

During a break in testimony Wednesday in Dallas civil court, fired Fort Worth police chief Joel Fitzgerald caught sight of his former city managers and city attorneys conferring. Read full article: Fort Worth City Leaders Defend Decision ...→

After Hong Kong police use tear gas on campus, health chief claims

After Hong Kong police use tear gas on campus, health chief claims "no evidence" chemical poses health risks

Hong Kong's top health official has claimed that tear gas used by police on protesters poses no public health risk, days after police were reported to use the gas at a university campus. Some have expressed fears that the chemical weapon used in the city could contain the toxic pollutant dioxin. Read full article: After Hong Kong police use tear gas on c...→

Can gunshot detection stop crime in St. Paul? How mayor, police chief support their positions

Can gunshot detection stop crime in St. Paul? How mayor, police chief support their positions

As St. Paul’s mayor and police chief recently exchanged emails about gunshot detection software, they shared links to articles about the technology. “I appreciate your desperation to id… Read full article: Can gunshot detection stop crime in St. ...→

Jussie Smollett Files Malicious Prosecution Claim Against Chicago Police, Says There's No Evidence Attack Was A Hoax

Jussie Smollett Files Malicious Prosecution Claim Against Chicago Police, Says There's No Evidence Attack Was A Hoax

“The CPD’s prosecution of Mr. Smollett based on the Osundairo Brothers’ false statements about the attack has caused Mr. Smollett to be the subject of mass public ridicule and harm to him personally,” Smollett’s attorneys wrote. Read full article: Jussie Smollett Files Malicious Prosecut...→

Local Police Chief Stands by Push for Gun Carry Restrictions

Local Police Chief Stands by Push for Gun Carry Restrictions

Town of Palm Beach Chief Nicholas Castro addressed the concerns of residents and members of a gun rights advocacy group during a meeting this week, telling NBC affiliate WPTV-TV that it was “irresponsible”... Read full article: Local Police Chief Stands by Push for Gu...→

Chicago cop among three shot after Des Plaines bank robbery, police chase

Chicago cop among three shot after Des Plaines bank robbery, police chase

A Chicago police officer was among three people shot -- one fatally -- on the city's Northwest Side Tuesday night after a bank robbery led to a police chase, a crash, and "gun battle," police said.... Chicago Police Department Superintendent Eddie Johnson said the incident started in Des Plaines, where a bank was robbed. Des Plaines police took one offender into custody at that scene. The second suspect escaped and stole a car, Johnson s Read full article: Chicago cop among three shot after Des P...→

Chicago cop among three shot after bank robbery, police chase, crash

Chicago cop among three shot after bank robbery, police chase, crash

A Chicago police officer is among three people shot on the city's Northwest Side after a bank robbery Tuesday night led to a police chase, a crash, and an exchange of gunfire. Read full article: Chicago cop among three shot after bank ...→

St. Paul police chief sought state funding for gunshot-location system, but mayor unswayed

St. Paul police chief sought state funding for gunshot-location system, but mayor unswayed

While St. Paul’s police chief recently sought state funding to implement gunshot-location technology, Mayor Melvin Carter told him he hasn’t found conclusive evidence it’s an effe… Read full article: St. Paul police chief sought state fundi...→

St. Paul police chief sought state funding for gunshot-location system, but mayor unswayed

St. Paul police chief sought state funding for gunshot-location system, but mayor unswayed

The back-and-forth with Axtell and Carter comes as St. Paul officials and community members work to find solutions to gun violence. With 29 homicides, the city has seen the most killings in more th… Read full article: St. Paul police chief sought state fundi...→

Chicago Police Officer Shot On Irving Park Near Kennedy Expressway

Chicago Police Officer Shot On Irving Park Near Kennedy Expressway

CHICAGO (CBS) — A Chicago Police officer was shot in the temple Tuesday night on Irving Park Road near the Kennedy Expressway.... The shooting happened early Tuesday evening. Police at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center said the officer was responded when he was taken there. Read full article: Chicago Police Officer Shot On Irving Pa...→

Chicago Police Officer Accidentally Shoots Himself At O'Hare

Chicago Police Officer Accidentally Shoots Himself At O'Hare

A Chicago Police officer accidentally shot himself during training at O’Hare International Airport on Tuesday. Read full article: Chicago Police Officer Accidentally Shoo...→

Chicago police officer accidentally shoots self during drill at O’Hare Airport

Chicago police officer accidentally shoots self during drill at O’Hare Airport

The officer was taken to Lutheran General Hospital with an injuries that was not life-threatening, the officials said. Read full article: Chicago police officer accidentally shoo...→

Chicago progressives push Lightfoot on another front: police reform

After battles over affordable housing, a corporate head tax, tipped wages and other issues, activists suggest they want immediate action on revamping how the police superintendent is selected. Read full article: Chicago progressives push Lightfoot on a...→

Denton Police Department Giving Out Free Gun Locks

Denton Police Department Giving Out Free Gun Locks

The Denton Police Department is offering to give one gun lock to each household with 'no questions asked'. Read full article: Denton Police Department Giving Out Free...→

Suburban Chicago police seek man, 64, in double-killing

Suburban Chicago police seek man, 64, in double-killing

Police in a Chicago suburb say they're searching for a 64-year-old man in connection with the fatal shootings of a man and his wife Read full article: Suburban Chicago police seek man, 64, in...→

Chicago Police Search For Missing 18-Month-Old Girl

Chicago Police Search For Missing 18-Month-Old Girl

An 18-month-old child who was last seen with her grandfather in Chicago Monday has gone missing, police said in a recent alert. Read full article: Chicago Police Search For Missing 18-Mon...→

Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Expected To Take Stand At Hearing

Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald Expected To Take Stand At Hearing

Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald is expected to testify in a Dallas courtroom today, as he fights to get his job back. Read full article: Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzg...→

Chicago Police Search DuSable Harbor for Car in Water

Chicago Police Search DuSable Harbor for Car in Water

A Chicago police search for a missing person turned into a recovery mission for a car believed to be in the waters of Lake Michigan near DuSable Harbor early Tuesday. At around 3:15 a.m., officers responded to... Read full article: Chicago Police Search DuSable Harbor for...→

The Latest: China appoints new police chief in Hong Kong

The Latest: China appoints new police chief in Hong Kong

China has appointed a new police chief in Hong Kong in a further illustration of the central government's broad powers over the territory's institutions Read full article: The Latest: China appoints new police ch...→

West Chicago Police Department releases Halloween traffic enforcement numbers

West Chicago Police Department releases Halloween traffic enforcement numbers

The West Chicago Police Department made no impaired driving arrests and issued 14 seat belt and child safety seat citations during the recent Halloween enforcement effort. Read full article: West Chicago Police Department releases ...→

The Latest: China appoints new police chief in Hong Kong

China has appointed a new police chief in Hong Kong in a further illustration of the central government’s broad powers over the territory’s institutions.... The new chief, Chris Tang Ping-keung, said rebutting fake accusations against police and reassuring the public about the force’s mission would be among his priorities. Read full article: The Latest: China appoints new police ch...→

Houston Police Department changes dress code to allow religious clothing in honor of fallen Sikh deputy

Houston Police Department changes dress code to allow religious clothing in honor of fallen Sikh deputy

The Houston Police department announced on Monday that the department is changing its dress code to be more inclusive in honor of a fallen Sikh deputy. Read full article: Houston Police Department changes dress ...→

Racial Disparity In Oakland Traffic Stops Remains Despite Police Department Changes

Racial Disparity In Oakland Traffic Stops Remains Despite Police Department Changes

The number of African American people involved in traffic stops by Oakland Police has dropped nearly in half since 2016. Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick says this is real progress in the fight against racial profiling, but many in the community say it’s just a numbers game. Read full article: Racial Disparity In Oakland Traffic Stop...→

Injunction Hearing Continues For Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald

Injunction Hearing Continues For Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald

Fitzgerald is seeking the injunction as he pursues a lawsuit contending he was fired in May primarily as a result of investigating and reporting security violations of the city’s management of the criminal justice information system. Read full article: Injunction Hearing Continues For Fired F...→

Ken Fisher loses $67 million as Chicago Police fund pulls investment

The Chicago organization joins an array of institutional investors and firms that have divested about $3.9 billion from Fisher since remarks that offended some in the audience at an Oct. 8 conference. Read full article: Ken Fisher loses $67 million as Chicago ...→

Denton Police Department Handing Out Free Gun Locks As Part Of Project Childsafe

Denton Police Department Handing Out Free Gun Locks As Part Of Project Childsafe

The Denton Police Department is handing out free gun locks — no questions asked — as part of Project Childsafe. Read full article: Denton Police Department Handing Out Fre...→

Belleville, N.J. Mayor, Police Chief: Don't Fall Victim To Door-To-Door Water Scam

Belleville, N.J. Mayor, Police Chief: Don't Fall Victim To Door-To-Door Water Scam

Mayor Michael Melham and Police Chief Mark Minichini said since this past Thursday people have been knocking on doors and telling residents they were sent by the mayor to test the water. Read full article: Belleville, N.J. Mayor, Police Chief: Do...→

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

DUNCAN, Oklahoma (AP) — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in southwestern Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahom...→

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in southwestern Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahom...→

3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting: police chief

3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting: police chief

DUNCAN, Oklahoma — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shoo...→

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

DUNCAN, Oklahoma (AP) — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahom...→

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahoma Walmart shooting

DUNCAN, Oklahoma (AP) — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday outside a Walmart store in Oklahoma, the chief of police said. Read full article: Police chief: 3 people killed in Oklahom...→

Injunction Hearing Today For Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald

Injunction Hearing Today For Fired Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald

As former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald continues the fight to get his job back, attorneys are expected in court today at an injunction hearing. Read full article: Injunction Hearing Today For Fired Fort ...→