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Neb. officer, suspect critically injured by gunfire

May 20, 2015

By Margery A. Beck Associated Press OMAHA, Neb. — Gunfire broke out Wednesday while police were trying to arrest a fugitive in Omaha, leaving an officer and a suspect critically wounded. Deputy Police … […]

Neb. officer, suspect killed in gun battle

May 20, 2015

By Margery A. Beck Associated Press OMAHA, Neb. — Omaha’s police chief says an officer shot while helping serve an arrest warrant has died, as has the suspect. Police Chief Todd Schmaderer said … […]

Post Praising Virginia Trooper Goes Viral

May 20, 2015

A mother’s Facebook post praising a trooper who helped her son has been shared more than 22,000 times. […]

Arrests made in alleged plot to attack PD with rocket launcher

May 20, 2015

By PoliceOne Staff OCALA, Fla. — A tip from an informant led to two arrests that may have thwarted a series of planned attacks. The Orlando Sentinel reports the arrests and a raid that uncovered a … […]

Va. trooper’s good deed for stranded student goes viral

May 20, 2015

By PoliceOne Staff ROCKY MOUNT, Va. — A mother’s thank you to a trooper who came to the aid of her son has gone viral. According to WTVR, 20-year-old Virginia Tech student Joseph Owusu was driving … […]

3 reasons videoconferencing can save your agency money and hassle

May 20, 2015

The following is paid content sponsored by Cisco. By PoliceOne BrandFocus Staff Business travel costs a tremendous amount of money. U.S. business travel in 2014 reached $292.2 billion and is expected to … […]

Florida Burglar Breaks Into House, Falls Asleep

May 20, 2015

A Sarasota man was charged with breaking into a home and falling asleep on the couch, according to the Sarasota Police Department. […]

Suffed Tiger on SUV Triggers Police Response

May 20, 2015

Officer Henry Scott was sent to investigate the tiger 911 call, described by Camas police as an “animal problem.” […]

Ark. Officers Return Fire at Man in Cruiser

May 20, 2015

Law enforcement officers fatally shot a handcuffed parolee after he opened fire from the back of a patrol car in Lonoke County. […]

DA: Brothers Fired Potentially Lethal Shots

May 20, 2015

Two brothers charged with killing a Philadelphia police officer during a shootout inside a video game store each struck the officer with a potentially lethal shot, prosecutors said. […]

Officer Cleared in Shooting; Dashcam Released

May 20, 2015

A grand jury heard expert testimony and evidence over two weeks before declining to indict Grapevine Officer Robert W. Clark. […]

DA: Both gunmen fired potentially lethal shots at Philly cop

May 20, 2015

By Maryclaire Dale Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — Two brothers charged with killing a Philadelphia police officer during a shootout inside a video game store each struck the officer with a potentially … […]

Instructor Who Killed Trooper Pleads Guilty

May 20, 2015

Instructor Richard Schroeter was conducting a training session and pulled the trigger while discussing his weapon’s mechanism, killing Trooper David Kedra. […]

Ark. cops shoot cuffed man who opened fire in cruiser

May 20, 2015

By Allen Reed Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Law enforcement officers fatally shot a handcuffed parolee after he opened fire from the back of a patrol car in central Arkansas, a corrections … […]

DEA Wrapping Up Prescription Drug Crackdown

May 20, 2015

Federal drug agents raided medical clinics, pharmacies and other locations across the South on Wednesday. […]

DEA Wraps Up Prescription Drug Crackdown

May 20, 2015

Federal drug agents raided medical clinics, pharmacies and other locations across the South on Wednesday. […]

Record $50M in Heroin Seized in NYC

May 20, 2015

A DEA investigation has resulted in a record seizure of more than 150 pounds of heroin from Mexico. […]

Record $50M in Heroin Seized in New York City

May 20, 2015

A DEA investigation has resulted in a record seizure of more than 150 pounds of heroin from Mexico. […]

Prosecutor: Border agent justified in fatal OIS

May 20, 2015

Associated Press SUMAS, Wash. — A U.S. Border Patrol agent was justified in fatally shooting a 20-year-old Canadian man who crossed the U.S.-Canada border illegally in March and sprayed the agent … […]

NJ cop injured in fatal wrong-way crash released from hospital

May 20, 2015

Associated Press LINDEN, N.J. — One of the New Jersey police officers injured in a wrong-way crash that killed another officer and a friend in New York City has been released from the hospital. Patrik … […]