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Pa. trooper slain in ambush to be laid to rest

September 18, 2014

By Michael Rubinkam Associated Press SCRANTON, Pa. — Hundreds of law enforcement officers from around the country waited silently outside a northeastern Pennsylvania cathedral Thursday ahead of a … [...]

Pa. trooper slain in ambush eulogized as impeccable officer

September 18, 2014

By Michael Rubinkam Associated Press SCRANTON, Pa. — Cpl. Bryon Dickson was an impeccable officer who put his family first and could always be counted on for advice and support, his friends and colleagues … [...]

Texas sheriff’s deputy missing during flooding

September 18, 2014

Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas — Searchers are trying to find a Central Texas sheriff’s deputy who has been missing since she reported her patrol vehicle was swamped during storm-related flooding … [...]

Border Patrol to test wearing cameras

September 18, 2014

By Elliot Spagat Associated Press SAN DIEGO — The U.S. Border Patrol will begin wearing cameras this year at its training academy, a test to see if the technology should be used in the field to blunt … [...]

School districts to give some military gear back after criticism

September 17, 2014

By Tami Abdollah Associated Press LOS ANGELES — School police departments across the country have taken advantage of free military surplus gear, stocking up on mine resistant armored vehicles, grenade … [...]

Gun Mag Warehouse offers largest selection of magazines plus police/military expertise

September 17, 2014

The following is paid content by Gun Mag Warehouse. By Loraine Burger PoliceOne Columnist Gun Mag Warehouse is the only company and ecommerce resource that specializes in gun magazines — offering … [...]

Social media sleuths aid police in gay couple beating probe

September 17, 2014

By Maryclaire Dale Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — Police searching for a group of suspects in the beating of a gay couple say they got an assist from social media users, and a defense lawyer said … [...]

Pa. police chase tips about trooper ambush suspect

September 17, 2014

By Michael Rubinkam and David Porter Associated Press BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. — Authorities hunting for a suspect in a fatal ambush outside a rural Pennsylvania state police barracks chased down several … [...]

Ariz. officer seriously injured in fatal crash

September 17, 2014

Associated Press TEMPE, Ariz. — A woman is dead and a police officer has been seriously injured after she slammed into his patrol car, closing a major Phoenix-area freeway before the Wednesday morning … [...]

Mich. woman holds off thief, then gives birth

September 17, 2014

Associated Press FLINT, Mich. — Police in Flint, Michigan, say a woman gave birth after she and her family captured a purse snatcher in a grocery store parking lot. The Flint Police Department says … [...]

Chicago DEA chief heading to DC

September 17, 2014

By Michael Tarm Associated Press CHICAGO — The head of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s Chicago division, who has drawn attention to the growing influence of Mexican cartels in the American … [...]

Colo. teen accused of stealing car, running over officer

September 17, 2014

Associated Press GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — Police say a 13-year-old Colorado boy stole his parents’ car, ran over an officer’s leg and rammed three patrol cars before being struck with a stun … [...]

Ohio police says no to crimes reported on Facebook

September 17, 2014

Associated Press KETTERING, Ohio — An Ohio police department wants residents to stop reporting crimes on its Facebook page. Kettering police spokesman Ron Roberts tells the Dayton Daily News that … [...]

Ohio PD says no to crimes reported on Facebook

September 17, 2014

Associated Press KETTERING, Ohio — An Ohio police department wants residents to stop reporting crimes on its Facebook page. Kettering police spokesman Ron Roberts tells the Dayton Daily News that … [...]

NJ officer dies of heart attack

September 16, 2014

By PoliceOne Staff NEWARK, N.J. — A veteran Newark officer died on-duty Tuesday after suffering a heart attack. NJ.com reports 47-year-old Reinaldo Arocha Jr., a 23-year veteran police officer, was … [...]

Ga. man gets 20 years for gun battle at school

September 16, 2014

By Ray Henry Associated Press DECATUR, Ga. — A gunman who was persuaded by a bookkeeper to surrender during a 2013 gun battle with police at a school near Atlanta pleaded guilty to multiple charges … [...]

Ohio woman wants playing cards to help solve homicides

September 16, 2014

Associated Press CINCINNATI — A crime victim advocate’s use of decks of cards intended to help solve cold-case homicides is getting a boost from some Cincinnati officials. City officials have … [...]

FBI investigates Mo. cop’s ECD use after teen hospitalized

September 16, 2014

Associated Press INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — The FBI is investigating after a police officer in suburban Kansas City, Missouri, used a stun gun to subdue a 17-year-old during a traffic stop, leaving him hospitalized … [...]

FBI investigates Mo. cop’s ECD use after teen hospitalized

September 16, 2014

Associated Press INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — The FBI is investigating after a police officer in suburban Kansas City, Missouri, used a stun gun to subdue a 17-year-old during a traffic stop, leaving him hospitalized … [...]

Street gangs tone down use of colors, tattoos

September 16, 2014

By Dave Collins Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. — Nearly gone are the gang days of the 1980s and ’90s, when the Bloods wore head-to-toe red, the Crips wore blue and Latin Kings wore black and … [...]