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Ga. cops receive $55K HEAT grant

March 23, 2015

Marietta Daily Journal HENRY COUNTY, Ga. — The Henry County Police Department recently announced the award of a matching funds grant from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety in the amount … […]

Ky. cop helps woman finish 10K run

March 23, 2015

By PoliceOne Staff LOUISVILLE — A photo of an officer joining a woman in the final stretch of a 10K run has gone viral. WHAS 11 reports Lt. Aubrey Gregory encouraged runner Asia Ford to complete the … […]

Somali cop moving barriers, improving community in Minn.

March 23, 2015

By Dan Nienaber The Free Press MANKATO, Minn. — During a typical afternoon on the impromptu soccer field in the middle of the Hilltop Lane apartment complex, 13-year-old Abdi Ali rules the field … […]

Manhunt underway for Wis. suspect who abducted woman, shot at cop

March 23, 2015

Associated Press UNION GROVE, Wis. — Law enforcement officers searched fields, barns and other locations for a fugitive accused of abducting a woman from a southeastern Wisconsin hospital and fleeing … […]

Wis. suspect who abducted woman, shot at cop captured after manhunt

March 23, 2015

Associated Press UNION GROVE, Wis. — Authorities have captured a fugitive accused of abducting a woman from a southeastern Wisconsin hospital and fleeing in an exchange of gunfire. The Racine County … […]

Justices to review sentences for juvenile offenders

March 23, 2015

Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is adding a new case to decide whether its 3-year-old ruling throwing out mandatory life in prison without parole for juveniles should apply to older … […]

DOJ report on Philly PD cites poor training

March 23, 2015

By Sean Carlin and Michael R. Sisak Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — Poor training has left Philadelphia police officers with the mistaken belief that fearing for their lives alone is justification … […]

Suspect dead, 8 cops wounded in Ariz. melee

March 23, 2015

Associated Press COTTONWOOD, Ariz. — An overnight brawl in an Arizona Wal-Mart parking lot has left one person dead and others wounded, including a police officer who was shot in the leg. The Arizona … […]

Suspect dead, 8 cops injured in Ariz. melee

March 23, 2015

Associated Press COTTONWOOD, Ariz. — An overnight brawl in an Arizona Wal-Mart parking lot has left one person dead and others wounded, including a police officer who was shot in the leg. The Arizona … […]

‘Killer cops’ graffitied outside Philly police HQ

March 22, 2015

By Emily Babay Philly.com PHILADELPHIA — A day after two officers were cleared of criminal wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of a Frankford man during a December traffic stop, someone took to the sidewalk … […]

Police raid club of pot activist who quit TV job on air

March 22, 2015

Associated Press ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Anchorage police served search warrants at marijuana activist Charlo Greene’s Alaska Cannabis Club after receiving reports of illegal marijuana sales. The … […]

Police: Suspect shot at New Orleans airport has died

March 22, 2015

By Kevin McGill Associated Press KENNER, La. — A machete-wielding man who was shot during a bizarre rampage at New Orleans’ international airport died Saturday afternoon, shortly after authorities … […]

2 NJ cops still critical after fatal wrong-way crash

March 22, 2015

Associated Press LINDEN, N.J. — Two New Jersey police officers remained hospitalized in critical but stable condition on Saturday, a day after they were injured in a wrong-way crash in New York City … […]

Sheriff: Man shot at US-Canada border was wanted for murder

March 21, 2015

Associated Press SUMAS, Wash. — A man fatally shot on the U.S.-Canada border about 100 miles north of Seattle apparently was in the country illegally, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection official … […]

Supreme Court considers impact of disability law on police

March 21, 2015

By Tami Abdollah and Sam Hananel Associated Press LOS ANGELES — The police shooting in Georgia earlier this month of a naked, unarmed man with bipolar disorder spotlights the growing number of violent … […]

Glitch erroneously notifies Ore. victims of prisoners’ release

March 21, 2015

Associated Press SALEM, Ore. — A “major technical glitch” in Oregon’s crime victim notification system triggered thousands of false notices Friday evening about the release of inmates … […]

Police: Man swinging a machete shot at New Orleans airport

March 21, 2015

By Cain Burdeau and Chevel Johnson Associated Press KENNER, La. — A man sprayed wasp killer and swung a machete at TSA agents and passengers at the New Orleans international airport before an officer … […]

3 tips for getting your community on board with police body cameras

March 20, 2015

By PoliceOne Staff One of the many hurdles a police department must confront when adopting a body camera program is educating and comforting the affected public, who often fear body cameras will lessen … […]

ATF’s first Senate-confirmed director resigns

March 20, 2015

By Alicia A. Caldwell Associated Press WASHINGTON — The first Senate-confirmed director for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is leaving the post after less than two years, the … […]

NY officer shoots colleague, himself in accidental discharge

March 20, 2015

By PoliceOne Staff ELIZABETH, N.J. — A New York Port Authority cop and a colleague were injured Thursday after one of the officers mistakenly fired his service weapon while cleaning it. According … […]