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Puerto Rico officer dies from gunshot wounds

August 26, 2014

By PoliceOne Staff LAS PIEDRAS, Puerto Rico — A Puerto Rico officer has died from gunshot wounds sustained during a narcotics investigation August 19. ODMP reports Agent Geniel Amaro-Fantauzzi, 35 … [...]

Court: Cops don’t have immunity for fatal Conn. raid

August 26, 2014

By Daniel Tepfer Connecticut Post EASTON, Conn. — A federal appeals court has ruled the police departments of Easton, Monroe, Trumbull, Darien and Wilton cannot use a shield of immunity to protect … [...]

Vigil held for Calif. officer shot in head, still critical

August 26, 2014

By Jim Steinberg San Bernardino County SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — A postcard perfect sunset added to the drama of a prayer service Monday evening for wounded San Bernardino Police Officer Gabriel Garcia … [...]

Okla. K-9 stabbed in pursuit dies

August 26, 2014

The Oklahoman OKLAHOMA CITY — The police dog who was stabbed by a man who led authorities on a pursuit Sunday night died Monday afternoon, police said. Kye, a 3-year-old German Shepherd who was involved … [...]

Fla. K-9 killed by lightning strike

August 26, 2014

Associated Press PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. — A lightning strike from a passing thunderstorm in Florida killed a Panama City Beach police dog named Argo. The daughter of the dog’s handler, Cpl. Jason … [...]

Competing body cam companies drive down prices for cops

August 25, 2014

By Christopher Mims The Wall Street Journal RIALTO, Calif. — Sometimes, like the moments leading up to when a police officer decides to shoot someone, transparency is an unalloyed good. And especially … [...]

Night Optics riflescope designed for high-performance night vision

August 25, 2014

By PoliceOne Staff The new Magnus 790 6x long-range night vision riflescope from Night Optics is the next-generation product with upgrades in the areas of range, contrast, clarity, and light transference … [...]

Fugitive arrested after ‘ice bucket challenge’ reveals location

August 25, 2014

By Emerson Clarridge Omaha World-Herald OMAHA, Neb. — To stay off law enforcement’s radar, Jesean Morris may have wanted to avoid a fundraising effort that has rocked the online world. Perhaps … [...]

Cops called after fliers fight over seat recline

August 25, 2014

By Scott Mayerowiz Associated Press NEW YORK — Airline passengers have come to expect a tiny escape from the confined space of today’s packed planes: the ability to recline their seat a few inches … [...]

15 camping hacks and tips you need to know about

August 25, 2014

Brought to you by a selected group of Quora community members, and TacticaList staff, here are 20 tips and tricks to keep in mind to ensure a safe and fun camping trip. 1. Always bring a 20×20-foot tarp … [...]

News media sue over Okla. execution procedures

August 25, 2014

By Tim Talley Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma prison officials violated the First Amendment when they prevented reporters from viewing portions of the botched execution of a death row inmate … [...]

Details emerge in LAPD in-custody death

August 25, 2014

Associated Press LOS ANGELES — Police officers in Los Angeles ignored pleas for help and complaints by a man who said he couldn’t breathe and later died in custody, reports show. Two reports released … [...]

2 in custody after AR-15, $10K in gear stolen from SWAT car

August 25, 2014

By PoliceOne Staff MAGNA, Utah — Police arrested two suspects Monday after around $10,000 of equipment was stolen from an undercover SWAT vehicle early Saturday. According to Fox 13, the theft was … [...]

Judge lifts federal oversight of Detroit police

August 25, 2014

By Robert Allen Detroit Free Press DETROIT — A federal judge Monday morning ended an 11-year-old agreement that kept a federal monitor watching over the Detroit Police Department. U.S. District Judge … [...]

Okla. K-9 fighting for life after pursuit, stabbing

August 25, 2014

By PoliceOne Staff OKLAHOMA CITY — A suspect is dead and a police K-9 is fighting for its life after a pursuit and officer-involved shooting. According to The Oklahoman, police responded to the scene … [...]

Okla. K-9 stabbed, suspect killed after pursuit

August 25, 2014

The Oklahoman OKLAHOMA CITY — A police dog stabbed Sunday night is recovering and expected to survive multiple wounds. Police have not released the names of those involved in the pursuit and officer-involved … [...]

Texas man flips off police, runs down officer directing traffic

August 25, 2014

By PoliceOne Staff HOUSTON — Houston police were forced to jump out of the way after a man attempted to run them over as they were directing traffic Sunday. According to KPRC 2, police were directing … [...]

Nightstick’s new flash and floodlight provides safety, versatility

August 25, 2014

By PoliceOne Staff Bayco Products, Inc. has recently released the Nightstick NSR-9744XL Xtreme Lumens Metal Multi-Function Full-Size Rechargeable Dual-Light. The flashlight uses a CREE® LED rated at … [...]

SC deputy, man injured during arrest attempt

August 25, 2014

By Sarah Freishtat Anderson Independent Mail ANDERSON COUNTY, S.C. — An Anderson County sheriff’s deputy was taken to the hospital and a man was shocked with a Taser during a physical fight in … [...]

Trending topics: When cops connect with kids

August 24, 2014

By PoliceOne Staff We all need someone to look up to. In this week’s ‘Trending Topics,’ we highlight instances where police officers connected with kids — through rescues, a pick-up … [...]