February 20, 2017

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    Bystander helps officer under attack by jumping on suspect’s back
    Posted February 20th, 2017 @ 13:21 by PoliceOne

    By Grace Toohey The Advocate BATON ROUGE — Vickie Williams-Tillman was on her way to Sam’s Club and Walmart early Sunday morning, listening to gospel music, when she noticed a police officer struggling with a man on the side of Harry Drive. She rolled down her window to ask if the officer needed help, but […]

    Trooper under investigation for calling ICE to report illegal immigrant
    Posted February 20th, 2017 @ 13:14 by PoliceOne

    By Melissa Santos The News Tribune TACOMA, Wash. — A Tacoma lawmaker wants to know why the Washington State Patrol is reviewing the actions of a trooper who called federal immigration authorities about a man living in the country illegally. State… […]

    Supreme Court weighs case of Mexican teen fatally shot by Border Patrol agent
    Posted February 20th, 2017 @ 13:06 by PoliceOne

    By Mark Sherman Associated Press WASHINGTON — Sixty feet and the U.S-Mexico border separated the unarmed, 15-year-old Mexican boy and the U.S. Border Patrol agent who killed him with a gunshot to the head early on a June evening in 2010. U.S. officials chose not to prosecute Agent Jesus Mesa Jr. and the Obama administration […]

    Off-duty Cook County sheriff’s officer wounded
    Posted February 20th, 2017 @ 12:58 by PoliceOne

    By Grace Wong and Megan Crepeau McClatchy CHICAGO — An off-duty Cook County sheriff’s officer was shot in the leg in Englewood late Saturday evening, Chicago police said. The deputy, a 36-year-old man, was standing in front of a house in the 7300 block of South Aberdeen Street when two people came out of a […]

    Boston, police union agree to 4-year, $68M deal
    Posted February 20th, 2017 @ 12:53 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press BOSTON — Boston’s mayor and the city’s largest police union have agreed to a four-year, $68 million contract for its 1,500 patrol officers. The city’s chief financial officer tells The Boston Globe members of the Boston Police Patrolmen’s Association will receive a 2 percent increase each year for four years. Officers who obtain […]

    Arrest made in fatal shooting of off-duty sheriff’s deputy
    Posted February 20th, 2017 @ 12:31 by PoliceOne

    By Elliott Jones Treasure Coast Newspapers GIFFORD, Fla. — Makhail Malik Chambliss has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of Corrections Deputy Garry Chambliss. He’s charged with felony discharge of a firearm from a vehicle. He is a “distant relative” of Garry Chambliss, said Lt. Eric Flowers, spokesman for the Indian River County […]

    Driver busted for using life-size doll in HOV lane
    Posted February 19th, 2017 @ 17:26 by PoliceOne

    By Craig Sailor The News Tribune TACOMA, Wash. — The driver got busted and the passenger wasn’t talking. A man who got a speeding ticket Friday morning on Interstate 5 north of Tacoma received a second violation for being in a carpool lane … […]

    Ala. church asks for its own police department
    Posted February 19th, 2017 @ 16:56 by PoliceOne

    By Greg Garrison Alabama Media Group BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Briarwood Presbyterian Church and Briarwood Christian School want their own police department and a bill proposing it passed 9-2 in the House Public Safety Committee on Thursday, Briarwood’s attorney said. The same bill passed last year but got to the governor late and never received a […]

    Sheriff Joe successor pulls back on immigration holds in jails
    Posted February 19th, 2017 @ 16:45 by PoliceOne

    By Josh Hoffner and Paul Davenport Associated Press PHOENIX — For years, immigrants being released from jails in Phoenix would routinely be kept locked up an extra couple days to give federal authorities time to check their immigration status and launch deportation proceedings. It was a policy put in place by Sheriff Joe Arpaio and […]

    Mo. House passes increased protections for police
    Posted February 19th, 2017 @ 16:36 by PoliceOne

    By Crystal Thomas The Joplin Globe JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Two bills enhancing protections for Missouri law officers — a priority laid out by the new governor and Republican leadership at the beginning of the session — passed in the Mis… […]

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