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Police, protesters scuffle after Ferguson apology

September 26, 2014

Associated Press FERGUSON, Mo. — Police and protesters clashed briefly in Ferguson just hours after the St. Louis suburb’s police chief issued an apology to the family of Michael Brown, a black … [...]

La. police fatally shoot fellow deputy in domestic dispute

September 25, 2014

By PoliceOne Staff LAPLACE, La. — A Louisiana deputy was shot and killed by his follow officers after opening fire during a domestic dispute Wednesday. The Times-Picayune reports police responded … [...]

SF pursuit suspect flips SUV, fires at Good Samaritans

September 25, 2014

Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO — Officers shot and killed a man Thursday after he led them on a lengthy high-speed chase, crashed in downtown San Francisco and then fired a gun at good Samaritans … [...]

White House: Holder resigning as attorney general

September 25, 2014

By Nedra Pickler and Jim Kuhnhenn Associated Press WASHINGTON — Eric Holder, who served as the public face of the Obama administration’s legal fight against terrorism and weighed in on issues … [...]

DC police to start wearing body cameras

September 25, 2014

Associated Press WASHINGTON — More than 160 District of Columbia police officers will wear cameras that record them performing their duties as part of a six-month pilot program. Police Chief Cathy … [...]

Justice Department investigates Ferguson PD

September 25, 2014

By Jim Salter Associated Press FERGUSON, Mo. — Department of Justice investigators on Wednesday heard one story after another about police harassment and brutality in Ferguson, the suburban St. Louis … [...]

Feds to undertake review of fatal Ohio Wal-Mart shooting

September 25, 2014

By Lisa Cornwell Associated Press CINCINNATI — The Justice Department has begun its latest review of police department practices following a grand jury’s decision not to indict officers in the … [...]

Manhunt a ‘game’ to trooper ambush suspect

September 25, 2014

By Kathy Matheson and Michael Rubinkam Associated Press CANADENSIS, Pa. — The suspected killer of a state trooper, who has eluded a massive dragnet for nearly two weeks, might be treating the manhunt … [...]

Australian police kill suspected terrorist who stabbed officers

September 24, 2014

By Rob McGuirk Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia — A terror suspect shot dead after he stabbed two Australian counterterrorism police officers had his passport canceled recently on national security … [...]

FBI: US mass shootings have increased dramatically

September 24, 2014

By Eric Tucker Associated Press WASHINGTON — The number of shootings in which a gunman fired into a crowd has increased dramatically in recent years, according to an FBI report released Wednesday … [...]

Fla. student found guilty in window-shattering traffic stop

September 24, 2014

WESH ORLANDO, Fla. — A jury found a University of Central Florida student, who’s confrontation with a police officer was caught on camera last year, guilty of resisting arrest Friday. Victoria … [...]

No indictment in fatal Ohio Wal-Mart shooting

September 24, 2014

By Lisa Cornwell Associated Press CINCINNATI — A special prosecutor says a grand jury found officers’ actions were justified in the fatal shooting of a man at an Ohio Wal-Mart. Special Prosecutor … [...]

LAPD: No, you can’t recharge an iPhone in the microwave

September 24, 2014

By Ryan Parker Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — No, the latest iPhone software does not allow for the device to be quickly charged by heating it up in the microwave, despite some convincing, but very … [...]

LA pilot program aims to counter homegrown jihadists

September 24, 2014

By Brenda Gazzar Daily News LOS ANGELES — The way the Los Angeles Police Department’s counterterrorism head Michael Downing sees it, American Muslims could be the city’s most effective tool … [...]

2 wounded in central Fla. mall shooting

September 24, 2014

By Mike Schneider Associated Press KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Two people were wounded in a shooting at a central Florida mall Tuesday, and police were trying to determine if two men found dead a short time … [...]

Residents weary over search for ambush suspect

September 24, 2014

By Kathy Matheson Associated Press CANADENSIS, Pa. — Pennsylvania state police are defending themselves against complaints that they have unfairly denied residents access to their homes during the … [...]

Windows smashed, arrests made in Ferguson protest

September 24, 2014

By Jim Salter Associated Press FERGUSON, Mo. — Protesters returned to Ferguson streets Tuesday night, with reports of smashed windows and possible arson coming hours after a makeshift memorial for … [...]

Night Optics announces new series of clip-on thermal sights

September 23, 2014

By PoliceOne Staff The new Panther C 336 and Panther C 640 from Night Optics are high-performance thermal slights that are designed to clip onto a picatinny rail as well as a front bell housing of a daytime … [...]

Digital Ally to unveil glasses camera option for FirstVu HD Body Cam at IACP

September 23, 2014

By PoliceOne Staff Digital Ally announced that it will introduce a “bullet camera” option for its FirstVu HD Officer-Worn Video system at the upcoming IACP conference. The bullet camera provides … [...]

Filmmaker: Pa. ambush suspect was odd, aloof

September 23, 2014

By Michael Rubinkam Associated Press Eric Frein obsessively collected military memorabilia, dismissed his fellow war re-enactors as dilettantes, and took his hobby so seriously that he spoke French during … [...]