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NJ department to get ‘leg up’ in competing for federal grants

April 29, 2015

By Jason Laday South Jersey Times CAMDEN, N.J. — The federal government has named Camden and seven other locations across the country to be part of a program that, among other things, gives those … […]

Can you run from police? US courts apply a double standard

April 29, 2015

By Curt Anderson and Juliet Linderman Associated Press BALTIMORE — When police spotted Freddie Gray and he took off running through his Baltimore neighborhood, officers made a split-second decision … […]

DA clears Pa. police in fatal shooting of gunman outside prison

April 29, 2015

By Mark Scolforo Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. — A prosecutor in central Pennsylvania said Wednesday a state trooper was justified in fatally shooting a man who fired several shots and held police … […]

SMILE Quick Take: How police can manage their narrative using social media

April 29, 2015

By Cole Zercoe PoliceOne Staff Dave Carroll, an indie musician and star of the famous viral video, “United Breaks Guitars,” gave the keynote speech on day one of the 2015 Social Media and Internet … […]

Deputy shoved off 18-foot bridge back to work

April 29, 2015

By Jessica Priest Victoria Advocate, Texas EDNA, Texas — Seven months ago, Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputy Bryan Martin plummeted from an 18-foot-tall bridge, injuring his lower back and sternum … […]

Wash. teacher’s quick action may have saved armed teen

April 29, 2015

By Donna Gordon Blankinship Associated Press SEATTLE — In the moments after a 16-year-old boy fired two gunshots in a Washington state high school and walked toward a commons area where students were … […]

Penn. McDonald’s bans minors after teens attack owner

April 29, 2015

Associated Press ALTOONA, Pa. — A McDonald’s restaurant in central Pennsylvania has stopped serving minors after police say a group of unruly teenagers attacked the owner. Police say Gerald Harrington … […]

Police clash with Baltimore protesters for a second night

April 29, 2015

By Amanda Lee Myers and David Dishneau Associated Press BALTIMORE — A line of police behind riot shields hurled tear gas canisters and fired pepper balls at as many as 200 protesters Tuesday night … […]

Ferguson protests Baltimore death, 2 shot overnight

April 29, 2015

By Jim Salter Associated Press FERGUSON, Mo. — Looting, fires and gunfire broke out overnight in Ferguson during protests in response to the mysterious death of a black man in police custody in Baltimore … […]

Mayor: Cleveland preparing as police shooting case wraps up

April 29, 2015

By Mark Gillispie Associated Press CLEVELAND — Cleveland’s mayor says the city is preparing for possible reactions as the trial of a policeman charged in the fatal shootings of two unarmed people … […]

Sergeant who arrested theater gunman first to testify

April 29, 2015

By Sadie Gurman and Dan Elliott Associated Press CENTENNIAL, Colo. — A police sergeant who responded to the Colorado theater shooting says he saw a suspect lying on the ground in the parking lot as … […]

Survivors tell gruesome details of Colo. theater shooting

April 28, 2015

By Sadie Gurman Associated Press CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Katie Medley, nine months pregnant and crouching between the seats of a movie theater filling with tear gas, gunfire and screams, looked at her … […]

Okla. wildlife officer kills wanted man who tried drowning him

April 28, 2015

The Oklahoman BUNCH, Okla. — The name of an Arkansas man shot and killed Sunday by a game warden he was allegedly trying to drown in Adair County has been released, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation … […]

Trijicon introduces new GEN2 Models for Compact ACOG

April 28, 2015

By PoliceOne Staff The GEN2 ACOG is a durable, lightweight, small, magnified optic sharing many of the same features as the original Compact ACOG. Newer features include easy-to-use finger adjusters, watertight … […]

Heckler & Koch add new subcompact pistol to the P30 series line

April 28, 2015

By PoliceOne Staff Heckler & Koch has recently introduced a new subcompact pistol, the P30SK, to its P30 series of pistols. With an ergonomic design and an overall length of less than 6.5 inches, the … […]

Investigators: Woman shot, held captive for 26 days

April 28, 2015

By Christopher Weber Associated Press LOS ANGELES — A Southern California man is accused of shooting his wife and then holding her and their seven-year-old son captive in an apartment for 26 days … […]

FBI officer gunned down at home, suspect arrested

April 28, 2015

By Keith Epps The Free Lance-Star STAFFORD, Va. — A Maryland man has been charged with first-degree murder in connection with the Monday morning slaying of an FBI police officer in Stafford County … […]

Inmate accused of killing CO asks Supreme Court to block execution

April 28, 2015

By Michael Graczyk Associated Press HUNTSVILLE, Texas — A Texas inmate convicted in the fatal stabbing of a corrections officer more than 15 years ago asked the U.S. Supreme Court to stay his Tuesday … […]

Civilians rescue campus officer violently stabbed in Texas store

April 28, 2015

By Dale Lezon Houston Chronicle HOUSTON — Bystanders became heroes early Tuesday morning when they subdued a man as he viciously stabbed a Houston Community College police officer at a Walmart in … […]

Secret recording captures conversation with Okla. reserve deputy

April 28, 2015

By Sean Murphy Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY — Embroiled in a legal battle over the sale of his insurance company, Robert Bates met a former colleague at a restaurant to discuss the court case over … […]