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Police: 2 killed, 6 wounded in Omaha attack

January 24, 2015

Associated Press OMAHA, Neb. — Authorities say two women were shot and killed and six other people were wounded in an early-morning attack at a home in Nebraska’s largest city, Omaha. Police say … […]

3 dead, 1 wounded in NYC shooting

January 24, 2015

By Jennifer Peltz Associated Press NEW YORK — A father was suspected of shooting his family in their home Saturday on a quiet New York City block, an attack that spanned three generations and left … […]

SD cops get funding for body cams

January 23, 2015

Argus Leader VERMILLION, S.D. — Money from the Drug Control Fund will help authorities in Vermillion get body cameras and bring tasers to the Brookings area sheriff’s department. The Clay County … […]

Oakley’s new eyewear expands marksman’s field of view

January 23, 2015

By Cole Zercoe PoliceOne Staff The centerpiece of Oakley’s booth at this year’s SHOT Show was eyewear intended to address issues with field of view. Billed as the company’s ‘first … […]

Meth-laden drone crashes near US-Mexico border

January 23, 2015

Associated Press MEXICO CITY — Police in a Mexican border city said Wednesday that a drone overloaded with illicit methamphetamine crashed into a supermarket parking lot. Tijuana police spokesman … […]

Reserve deputy a finalist in $1M Superbowl commercial contest

January 23, 2015

By Robert Channick Chicago Tribune Marketers spend millions of dollars and many months gearing up for their annual Super Bowl commercials. Chicago native Scott Zabielski could crash the Feb. 1 game with … […]

Shaq returns to the force as reserve officer in Fla.

January 23, 2015

By Monique O. Madan The Miami Herald DORAL, Fla. — Shaquille O’Neal is now the man with the badge in Doral. On Tuesday, the former Miami Heat star was sworn in as a reserve police officer at the … […]

Albuquerque cop shot in blue-on-blue broke cover during sting, still critical

January 23, 2015

By Ryan Boetel Albuquerque Journal ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The undercover officer who was shot by a lieutenant earlier this month broke his cover and revealed himself as a police officer to a drug trafficking … […]

Man suffers fatal heart attack while robbing Md. grocery store

January 23, 2015

Associated Press EDGEWOOD, Md. — Police say a man suffered a fatal heart attack as he was robbing a grocery store in Maryland. Cristie A. Kahler is a spokeswoman for the Harford County Sheriff’s … […]

NJ detective dies from injuries suffered in on-duty crash

January 23, 2015

By Alex Wigglesworth Philly.com LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. — A detective from the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office died early Wednesday from injuries he suffered in a Lacey Township crash two weeks … […]

Source: FBI completes federal probe of Ferguson shooting

January 23, 2015

By Eric Tucker Associated Press WASHINGTON — The FBI has completed its investigation into the police shooting of an unarmed, black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, a U.S. official said Wednesday … […]

Armed suspect fatally shot after killing K-9 in Calif. standoff

January 23, 2015

By Veronica Rocha Los Angeles Times SAN JACINTO, Calif. — A man was fatally shot by sheriff’s deputies after he killed a police dog during an hours-long standoff in Hemet, authorities said. The … […]

Police: Utah robbery suspect’s wired vest was a hoax

January 23, 2015

Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY — Police in Salt Lake City say a bank robbery suspect’s suspicious vest that had wires coming from it turned out to be a hoax. Detective Veronica Montoya says a … […]

Investigators nab iPad theives when selfies appear on owner’s iCloud

January 22, 2015

Associated Press HOUSTON — Two men arrested in Houston are accused of stealing an iPad and using it to take selfies that they unknowingly uploaded to the owner’s iCloud account. The men appeared … […]

Writer tied to Anonymous gets 5 years for threatening FBI agent

January 22, 2015

Associated Press DALLAS — An activist and writer linked to the hacking collective Anonymous was sentenced to five years in prison Thursday for threatening an FBI agent and helping share stolen data … […]

Magnets used to plant drugs under cars from Mexico

January 22, 2015

By Elliot Spagat Associated Press SAN DIEGO — Drug smugglers are turning “trusted travelers” into unwitting mules by placing containers with powerful magnets under their cars in Mexico and … […]

Photo: Utah bomb squad robot checks out wires on suspect’s vest

January 22, 2015

Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY — A police bomb squad robot is removing a suspicious vest from a bank robbery suspect after officers cleared a city block on the west side of Salt Lake City. Police … […]

Trooper reconnects with trainer who saved his life

January 22, 2015

By PoliceOne Staff CANTON, Ga. — A personal trainer received a certificate of merit from the American Red Cross’s Metropolitan Atlanta chapter for her life-saving actions that brought a state … […]

Calif. police forced to hit aggressive dogs with cruiser

January 22, 2015

By Katie Nelson San Jose Mercury News SAN MATEO — Police officers attempting to stop two pit bulls who bit one woman and attempted to attack at least one other person were forced to strike the animals … […]

Former cop debuts sleek, lightweight body cam with LEDs

January 22, 2015

By Cole Zercoe PoliceOne Staff A new body camera designed by a 15-year veteran police officer made its debut at SHOT Show 2015. The CodeCam body camera records audio and 720P high definition video at 30 … […]