Davis police chief explains how deadly shooting unfolded
New details are coming to light in the shooting death of a Davis police officer and an hourslong manhunt for the suspect. Officer Natalie Corona was ambushed...
Ethics complaint accuses Oklahoma police chief of threatening top officers
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma City's auditor is investigating an ethics complaint accusing the police chief of retaliating against four deputy chiefs for seeking overtime pay. The complaint against Police Chief Bill Citty alleges he confronted his deputies in March about the possibility of a grievance being filed and suggested there could be retaliation. It also alleges Citty confronted them again last month after an arbitration hearing over their complaint.
Why So Few Police Officers Who Kill Are Convicted Of A Crime
From Texas Standard: On Saturday, 15-year-old Jordan Edwards went to a party near Balch Springs, Texas. He didn’t make it home that night. Officer Roy
Officer was fired for what police chief calls ‘racist’ social media posts
The Milwaukee Police Department said it has fired an officer for posting "racist" and "derogatory" content on social media about the arrest and tasing of NBA player Sterling Brown.
Lochbuie police officer killed in crash on his way to work
It's the first time in four decades, say locals, that an active police officer has passed away in Lochbuie. Members of the police department confirm that Michael Anderson is the officer who died in a traffic accident Friday night. He was off duty at the time but was on his way in for his shift, fellow officers told FOX31 Denver.
Former Texas police chief gets 20 years for drug trafficking
MCALLEN, Texas (AP) – A former South Texas police chief and law enforcement officer of nearly two decades has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for drug trafficking. U.S. District …
A Milwaukee officer was fired for what the police chief calls ‘racist’ social media posts
(CNN) - The Milwaukee Police Department said it has fired an officer for posting "racist" and "derogatory" content on social media about the arrest and tasing of NBA player Sterling Brown. Brown was stopped in January in a drugstore parking lot over a parking violation. Erik Andrade, the fired officer, was one of eight officers on the scene, but he was not an arresting officer.
Shreveport police officer shot and killed before shift
According to the Shreveport Police Officer's Association, a female officer was shot and killed Wednesday night.
Milwaukee officer fired for what police chief calls ‘racist’ social media posts
The Milwaukee Police Department said it has fired an officer for posting "racist" and "derogatory" content on social media about the arrest and tasing of NBA player Sterling Brown. Brown was stopped in January in a drugstore parking lot over a parking violation. Erik Andrade, the fired officer, was one of eight officers on the scene, but he was not an arresting officer.
Aurora police chief explains why officers didn't intervene after protesters removed American flag...
Aurora Police Chief Nick Metz issued a statement about the protests on Saturday and said officers are looking for cellphone video.
Former Mexican police officer indicted for trafficking enough fentanyl to kill 10 million
A federal grand jury in Amarillo has indicted a former Mexican municipal police officer for fentanyl trafficking, U. S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Erin Nealy Cox announced Friday. In a superseding indictment filed Thursday evening, Assmir Contreras-Martinez, 30, of Tucson, Arizona, was charged with conspiracy and possession with intent to distribute fentanyl, a powerful synthetic opioid 50 times more potent than heroin.
Houston Officer Lied In Affidavit Before Deadly Raid, Police Chief Art Acevedo Says
Chief Art Acevedo said during a news conference Friday, the investigator falsely claimed in the affidavit that an informant obtained heroin from the home.
Croydon voters decide to eliminate police chief's position
The police chief in Croydon might soon be out of a job after town voters decided to eliminate his position.
Birmingham officer killed in shooting, another officer in critical condition
One officer is dead and another in critical condition after an overnight shooting on 5th Ave North near the Four Seasons Bar and Grill, on the north side of Birmingham, said police.
Officer helped motorist before he was killed
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) -- Less than hour before a Mississippi police officer was shot to death, he helped a driver who had wrecked after falling asleep at the wheel.
How to pick a new police chief? City of Chattanooga releases plans
On Monday, the City of Chattanooga released details on the process it will employ to select the next chief of police to lead the Chattanooga Police Department. Last month, current Chief Fred Fletcher announced he will retire at the conclusion of his contra
1 police officer killed, another critical after shooting in Birmingham
Update (1/16): The officer critically wounded in the shooting has been able to sit up an speak, according to Police Chief Patrick Smith. One suspect remains in the hospital, and another was released. A Birmingham police officer is dead and another is critically wounded while investigating a car burglary. The officers were responding to the 700 block of 5th Avenue North when they approached two suspects just before 2:00 A. M.
Mistake or murder? Trial opens of ex-Dallas police officer who killed neighbor in his own home
Amber Guyger and Botham Jean were neighbors. His fatal shooting last year ignited conversations about racial bias, police use of force and being safe in one's own home.
DA: Man killed by Syracuse police shot his 6-year-old nephew before officers arrived
Syracuse Police Chief Kenton Buckner says an armed man was shot and killed by police on Fenton Street in Syracuse on Tuesday night as officers found a 6-year-old shot in that same home. Onondaga County District Attorney William Fitzpatrick says that the man was Miguel Russo, the child's uncle and convicted gang member. Russo shot and seriously injured his 6-year-old nephew before officers arrived. Armed man killed by police on Fenton Street, 6-year-old shot before officers arrived (WSTM)
Former La Joya Police Chief sentenced to 20 years for drug trafficking
Former La Joya Police Chief and Progreso Police Sergeant, Geovani Hernandez, has been sentenced to 20 years in a federal prison after he was convicted for drug trafficking. “This sentence serves as a sobering reminder about the serious consequences for those who violate the public’s trust,” says Shane Folden, special agent in charge of ICE’s Homeland Security Investigations (HSI). In March, Hernandez was convicted of multiple drug charges, including possession with the intent to distribute.