September 19, 2018

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    California Police Department Halts Use of Self-Deleting Text Messaging App
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 16:49 by Officer

    The Long Beach Police Department has suspended its use of a mobile texting application that permanently erases messages over concerns that it may violate the city’s record retention policy, raising questions about whether evidence was destroyed in case… […]


    3 Florida Officers Cleared in Fatal OIS of Motorist in Parking Lot
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 16:16 by POLICE Magazine

    Three officers—Martin A. Neal, Robert Ritter and William Rodwick—were lawful when they shot and killed 34-year-old David Romansky, prosecutors said after reviewing a report by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. […]


    Sheriff: Kansas Deputy Saved Lives Before Succumbing to Shooting Wounds
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 16:08 by POLICE Magazine

    Sheriff Jeff Easter of the of the Sedgwick County (KS) Sheriff’s Office says that at least two other people could have been murdered by a man who shot and killed Deputy Robert Kunze on Sunday. […]


    Former Arkansas Police Officer Becomes Television News Reporter
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 15:58 by POLICE Magazine

    According to a news release from THV11, Adam Bledsoe—the former Public Information Officer for the Faulkner County (AK) Sheriff’s Office—will be joining the station as a feature reporter. […]


    2 Detainees Drown in Prison Transport Van Swept Away by Hurricane Florence Floodwaters
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 15:53 by POLICE Magazine

    Two people being transported in a sheriff’s office van in South Carolina died Tuesday when the vehicle was overcome by floodwaters, the Horry County (SC) Sheriff’s Office said. […]


    Video: Colorado Police Agencies Collaborate to Release “Trick Shot” Video
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 15:53 by POLICE Magazine

    The Colorado Springs Police Department posted a “First Responder Trick Shot Video” to the department’s Facebook page featuring police officers from CSPD, Parker Police Department, Fountain Police Department, Greenwood Village Police Department, Castle Rock Police Department, Jefferson County Sherriff Office, and El Paso Sherriff Office—performing trick shots with darts, hockey sticks, basketballs, and yes… firearms. […]


    Baltimore Police Break Ground on $2.5 Million Stable for Mounted Unit
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 15:51 by POLICE Magazine

    The unit has operated out of a former car dealership downtown since the 1970s, but a yearlong fundraising drive has raised about $1.3 million for a new facility on the railroad museum 40-acre property in Southwest Baltimore. […]


    Video: Florida K-9 Takes Down Man Suspected of Attempted Kidnaping
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 15:47 by POLICE Magazine

    Body-worn video showed K-9 “Titan” grab and hold onto 24-year-old Kevin Wilson, who had reportedly climbed into a second-story window, grabbed a child and fled. K-9 “Titan” and his handler found the suspect in a wooded area and took him into custody. […]


    4 Injured, None Fatally, in Wisconsin Workplace Shooting
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 15:40 by POLICE Magazine

    Four people were shot—none fatally—in a workplace shooting in Middleton (WI) Wednesday morning. The gunman was also shot, but it was unclear whether or not the attacker was shot by police or if his wound was self-inflicted. […]


    How immersive training prepares cops for real-world situations
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 15:34 by PoliceOne

    Author: Ron LaPedisAn officer pulls over a car that just ran a red light. As the officer approaches, the driver starts yelling that he didn’t do anything and the cop can F-off. This puts the cop on high alert that anything could happen, and he st… […]


    Three People Wounded, Gunman Dead in Wisconsin Workplace Shooting
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 15:33 by Officer

    Three people were shot in a workplace shooting before responding officer fatally shot the gunman in Middleton Wednesday morning. […]


    Collateral damage: When the armed citizen is in the crossfire
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 15:06 by PoliceOne

    Author: Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D.In a body-worn camera video just released from a June OIS, a dark and confusing fight scene ends in the death of an armed citizen from police gunfire in Oregon. While that story played out on PoliceOne.com, another st… […]


    Kan. sheriff: Deputy saved other lives before being killed
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 13:51 by PoliceOne

    By Tim Potter The Wichita Eagle SEDGWICK COUNTY, Kan. — After a convict on a crime spree shot Deputy Robert Kunze above his protective vest and before the mortally wounded deputy collapsed, the lawman managed to kill his attacker. If Kunze had no… […]


    New DNA Technology Solves 1999 Murder of Florida Woman
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 13:20 by Officer

    A Sarasota County Sheriff’s detective vowed in 2003 to continue to resubmit DNA in hopes it would ping the killer in the brutal murder of Deborah Dalzell. […]


    Murder Trial in Slaying of Florida Sheriff’s Deputy Begins
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 13:06 by Officer

    Law enforcement officers described losing contact with Rusk County sheriff’s Deputy Dan Glaze the night of Oct. 29, 2016, and their frantic efforts to reach and locate him, during the opening day of Doug S. Nitek’s murder trial. […]


    Murder Trial in Slaying of Wisconsin Sheriff’s Deputy Begins
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 13:06 by Officer

    Law enforcement officers described losing contact with Rusk County sheriff’s Deputy Dan Glaze the night of Oct. 29, 2016, and their frantic efforts to reach and locate him, during the opening day of Doug S. Nitek’s murder trial. […]


    4 injured, shooter down in Wisconsin shooting
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 12:44 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press MIDDLETON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on report of active shooter at a commercial building in a suburb of Madison, Wisconsin (all times local): 12:20 p.m. A city official says four people have been shot, but none fatally, during a shooting at a software company near Madison, Wisconsin. The shooting occurred Wednesday morning […]


    4 injured, shooter down in Wis. shooting
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 12:44 by PoliceOne

    Author: Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D.Associated Press MIDDLETON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on report of active shooter at a commercial building in a suburb of Madison, Wisconsin (all times local): 12:20 p.m. A city official says four people have been shot, but none fatally, during a shooting at a software company near Madison, Wisconsin. […]


    Police: 3 injured, suspect dead in Wis. office attack
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 12:44 by PoliceOne

    Author: Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D.Associated Press MIDDLETON, Wis. — A shooter opened fire inside a Wisconsin software company on Wednesday, wounding three people before responding officers fatally shot the assailant as workers ran from the office building or hid inside, according to police and witnesses. Middleton Police Chief Chuck Foulke said officers were alerted […]


    Texas border agent accused of killing 4 under suicide watch
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 12:00 by PoliceOne

    By Cesar Rodriguez Laredo Morning Times LAREDO, Texas — Thinking that law enforcement would zero in on him after a woman escaped from his vehicle, suspected serial killer and U.S. Border Patrol agent Juan David Ortiz went to his north Laredo home to load up several weapons into his white Dodge pickup, said Webb County […]


    Q&A: How to tackle your evidence management challenges
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 12:00 by PoliceOne

    Sponsored by QueTel By Rachel Zoch, PoliceOne BrandFocus Staff Two of the biggest challenges for evidence management are maintaining a secure chain of custody and making it easy to purge evidence when it’s no longer needed. PoliceOne sat down with Gayla Robison, president of the Texas Association of Property and Evidence Inventory Technicians (aka TAPEIT), […]


    2 SC deputies in van swept away by floodwaters
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 11:27 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press COLUMBIA, SC — Two women who were being transported to a mental health facility drowned when a sheriff’s department van was swept away in rising South Carolina floodwaters, according to authorities. Horry County Sheriff’s Department spokeswoman Brooke Holden said a sheriff’s office van was carrying two “detainees” and two deputies to Darlington on […]


    2 SC LEOs rescued, 2 detainees drown after van swept away by floodwaters
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 11:27 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press COLUMBIA, SC — Two women who were being transported to a mental health facility drowned when a sheriff’s department van was swept away in rising South Carolina floodwaters, according to authorities. Horry County Sheriff’s Department spokeswoman Brooke Holden said a sheriff’s office van was carrying two “detainees” and two deputies to Darlington on […]


    3 Fla. officers cleared in fatal shooting of motorist
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 11:23 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press LAKE MARY, Fla. — Three police officers who fatally shot a man who pointed a gun at them in a parking lot have been cleared of any wrongdoing. A report by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement says officers Martin Neal, Rober… […]


    Suspect in California deputy’s killing has past gun charges
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 11:08 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A 38-year-old man on probation for a gun crime has been accused of killing a sheriff’s deputy and wounding another in a shootout that started with an argument at an auto parts store in the Sacramento area, authorities said Tuesday. Anton Lemon Moore of the city of Rancho Cordova, just […]


    Suspect in Calif. deputy’s killing has past gun charges
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 11:08 by PoliceOne

    Author: Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D.Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A 38-year-old man on probation for a gun crime has been accused of killing a sheriff’s deputy and wounding another in a shootout that started with an argument at an auto parts store in the Sacramento area, authorities said Tuesday. Anton Lemon Moore of the […]


    Lawsuits filed over St. Louis police ‘kettling’ practice
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 10:59 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press ST. LOUIS — More than a dozen people arrested in a police "kettle" during a 2017 protest in St. Louis are suing the city, police officers and their supervisors, alleging they were roughed up, pepper sprayed and illegall… […]


    Prosecutors clear Colo. officer in shooting
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 10:55 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Prosecutors say they will not pursue criminal charges against a Colorado Springs police officer who killed an armed man suspected in a burglary. KXRM-TV in Colorado Springs reports 41-year-old Jesse Schl… […]


    6 NY cops share award honoring bravery in line of duty
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 10:47 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press ALBANY, NY — Six members of the Yonkers Police Department are sharing an award that honors New York state law enforcement officers who display bravery in the line of duty. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the recipients of the New Yor… […]


    Calif. police release video of fatal 2015 shooting
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 10:37 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif. — Body camera footage of a fatal police shooting in Oakland shows an officer firing her weapon into a car after police tried to rouse the occupant by using a loudspeaker and firing a round from a beanbag gun. Other officers are seen breaking the driver’s side window. In the two […]


    Video Footage Shows Colorado Deputies Fatally Shoot Man Pointing Gun During Traffic Stop
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 10:07 by Officer

    The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office this week released dashboard and body camera video footage from a fatal deputy-involved shooting last month. […]


    OSCR360 Mock Crime Scene, Desktop App
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 07:35 by Officer

    View a demo crime scene in the OSCR360 desktop app. View 360 degree photos, add in ancillary multi-media evidence files, and present a compelling presentation as if you were at the crime scene. […]


    Revolutionize Crash Reconstruction with OSCR360
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 07:34 by Officer

    Hear from retired Police Sergeant and expert crash reconstructionist, Chuck Grasso. OSCR360 was built by cops for cops, is simple and easy to use, and allows you to capture, preserve and present a more comprehensive and accurate representation of a crash. […]


    FAQ: Is it important that OSCR360 takes measurements?
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 07:33 by Officer

    OSCR360 is revolutionizing incident planning and response with spherical photography. It is an easy-to-use solution that takes full 360 degree spherical images for pre incident planning, during active cases, and for post response evaluation. […]


    How OSCR360 Assists on a Homicide
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 07:32 by Officer

    Hank Kula, Sergeant (Ret.) talks to how OSCR360 helped him on a recent homicide investigation. Hank ‘partnered’ with OSCR360 for investigations, MVA crashes, ‘everyday’ crimes, as well as multiple high-profile investigations in surrounding counties. […]


    OSCR360 for Hunting Related Shooting Incidents
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 07:31 by Officer

    Learn how OSCR360 can be used to document a hunting related shooting incident. John Dobies is interviewed, he is a retired crime scene investigator for the NYS DEC and an experienced OSCR360 user. […]


    OSCR360 Desktop Software for Hunting Accidents
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 07:29 by Officer

    NYS DEC Investigator John Dobies (Ret.) discusses how he used the OSCR360 software during a hunting accident case. OSCR360 was built from the voice of law enforcement. Learn more about OSCR: www.L-Tron.com/OSCR360 Questions? Call Julianne 800-830-9523 x11 […]


    OSCR360 Assists at a Hunting Related Shooting
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 07:27 by Officer

    Meet your new partner. OSCR360 assisted NYS DEC Investigator John Dobies on a hunting related shooting. Hear how OSCR360 helped pull the pieces of the investigation together. Learn more: www.L-Tron.com/OSCR360 Questions? Call Julianne 800-830-9523 x115 Em […]


    Capturing and Presenting Fingerprint Evidence with OSCR360
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 06:53 by Officer

    Watch how OSCR360 assists with fingerprint documentation on a crime scene. Andy McNeill discusses how OSCR helped him during one of his investigations. […]


    Muslim Woman Accused of Breaking Into Cars, Thanks California Officers for Civility
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 06:27 by Officer

    A Muslim woman suspected of committing crimes in Monrovia had a message for the police officers who confronted and questioned her, and her response isn’t what most people would expect. […]


    California Sheriff’s Deputies Involved In Fight During Arrest
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 06:25 by Officer

    Two Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies who responded to a disturbance at a beauty supply shop in Compton ended up getting into a fight with people at the scene. […]


    Mental Health Expert to Join Colorado Police Force
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 06:18 by Officer

    Amid an increase in mental health, substance abuse, and transient-related calls across many police jurisdictions in Colorado, one agency is hiring a mental health expert who can better assist officers in the field. […]


    Gun Former Boston Police Officer Bought for Work Ended Up in Hands of Gang Member
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 05:54 by Officer

    BOSTON — A gun purchased by a former police officer, claiming it was for work, ended up in the hands of a Dorchester gang member, an offense for which, in part, former Boston police officer Adarbaad Karani was arrested yesterday. Karani, 37, of West….. […]


    Suspected California Cop-Killer Identified
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 05:48 by Officer

    The man suspected of killing a Sacramento County sheriff’s deputy and wounding his partner is a local rap artist with a history of minor crimes and run-ins with neighbors and the law. […]


    In Dying Moments, Kansas Sheriff’s Deputy Saved at Least Two Lives
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 05:42 by Officer

    After a convict on a crime spree shot Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Deputy Robert Kunze above his protective vest and before the mortally wounded deputy collapsed, the lawman managed to kill his attacker. […]


    Dallas Budget Includes Pay Raises for Police Officers, Firefighters
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 05:34 by Officer

    The Dallas City Council on Tuesday approved a budget that includes substantial pay raises for public safety workers, rookies and veterans alike. […]


    Illinois Police Officer Wounded in Traffic Stop Released From Hospital
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 05:26 by Officer

    Cicero Police Officer Luis Duarte, who was shot last week in a chaotic traffic stop on the Stevenson Expressway, was released from the hospital Tuesday afternoon. […]


    Federal Lawsuits Filed Over St. Louis Police ‘Kettling’ Practice
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 05:19 by Officer

    Fourteen people caught in a St. Louis police “kettle” during protests last year and two others pepper-sprayed at St. Louis City Hall are filing a series of federal lawsuits against police officers, supervisors and the city. […]


    Chicago Police Officer’s Partner Testifies That Shooting Video Doesn’t Accurately Depict What He Saw
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 05:08 by Officer

    Former Chicago Police Officer Joseph Walsh said the video does not accurately show what Officer Jason Van Dyke saw as Laquan McDonald walked down Pulaski Road with a knife. […]


    Technimount secures medical equipment to stretchers, ambulances and more
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 05:00 by EMS1

    Held to the highest manufacturing standards, Technimount allows the EMS industry’s most popular medical devices to be safely and easily secured to ambulances, stretchers and hospital equipment. […]


    10 of the most unique ambulances in the world
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 03:18 by EMS1

    You may have seen ambulances with a few modifications here and there, but these strange rigs are in a class of their own […]


    FEMA announces 2018 AFG application period
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 02:52 by Firerescue1

    The agency will begin accepting applications Monday, Sept. 24 and will remain open until Friday, Oct. 26 […]


    Minneapolis officials vote to pursue ketamine investigation
    Posted September 19th, 2018 @ 00:47 by EMS1

    Officials voted to investigate a pattern of police officers urging paramedics to sedate people with ketamine during emergency calls […]


    Paramedic suspended for dancing at music festival on break
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 23:26 by EMS1

    The unnamed paramedic was suspended for failing to take off his uniform and dancing at the Defqon 1 music festival in Sydney, Australia […]


    Austin officials drop workers’ comp suit against firefighter
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 23:12 by Firerescue1

    The city filed suit in 2017 to dispute a judge’s decision that firefighter Carrie Stewart should receive workers’ compensation after her cancer diagnosis […]


    NC EMS agency sends strike team to areas hit hard by Hurricane Florence
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 23:02 by EMS1

    After unexpected mercy from Hurricane Florence, an ambulance strike team from northeastern North Carolina will travel to help with rescue efforts […]


    Mo. city officials accuse firefighters, police of harassment in pay spat
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 22:52 by Firerescue1

    City Manager Sam Anselm said “the city will not be a party to the innuendos and gossip … because an organized group of employees is not happy with their pay” […]


    Video: Firefighters try to gain control of hose stuck in ‘firenado’
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 22:49 by Firerescue1

    A video shows crews in a tug-of-war battle with the burning twister, which formed during the Chutanli wildfire in British Columbia […]


    Sci-fi thriller movie about paramedics set to be filmed
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 22:46 by EMS1

    Jamie Dornan and Anthony Mackie are in talks to star in “Synchronic,” which follows two New Orleans paramedics who encounter a series of designer drug deaths […]


    Ill. paramedic’s SUV stolen with $30K worth of medical equipment inside
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 22:42 by EMS1

    The SUV, which contained medical equipment worth $30,000, was stolen from a 7-Eleven while the paramedic was inside the store […]


    Firefighter in ICU after hit-and-run incident
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 22:39 by Firerescue1

    Police said John Houdeshell, 71, is in the ICU after being hit by a car while on his way to his hotel after working on the Terwilliger fire […]


    Firefighters help apprehend bank robber
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 21:48 by Firerescue1

    Two Aurora firefighters detained Lester Bernard when he was pursued out into the parking lot of the bank, and kept him there until police arrived […]


    What you need to know about ISO’s 2018 Public Protection Classification
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 21:29 by Firerescue1

    Learn how ISO classifications have changed and how they benefit communities as they improve […]


    How far is the .22 effective?
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 19:50 by PoliceOne

    Author: TFB StaffThis article originally appeared on The Firearm Blog. In this video, Joel reviews and tests the CZ 455 Precision Trainer to see how far the .22 is effective. This factory rifle was designed specifically as a training tool for precision long-range competition. It has a Manners composite stock, a 24-inch heavy barrel which […]


    Dallas City Council Approves Pay Hike for Police, Firefighters
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 16:25 by POLICE Magazine

    The starting pay for police officers and fire-rescue workers will now be $60,000, according to the Dallas Morning News. […]


    Former Massachusetts Officer Convicted of “Straw” Gun Purchases
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 16:17 by POLICE Magazine

    A jury has convicted 38-year-old Adarbaad Karani—a former officer with the Boston (MA) Police Department—of using his professional credentials to illegally buy two handguns for civilian acquaintances. […]


    Off-Duty Delaware Officer Helps Stop Rapist from Sexually Assaulting Woman
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 16:10 by POLICE Magazine

    As the off-duty officer approached the assault scene, he was assisted by on-duty officers who were responding to a 911 about the assault. […]


    Sheriff Says Deputy Shot in the Back Last Week is Remains Paralyzed
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 15:58 by POLICE Magazine

    Deputy Jamie Morales was shot in the back while Scott County deputies and Georgetown police officers were assisting U.S. Marshals in apprehending 57-year-old Edward Reynolds of Florida. […]


    Sheriff Says Deputy Shot in the Back Last Week Remains Paralyzed
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 15:58 by POLICE Magazine

    Deputy Jaime Morales was shot in the back while Scott County deputies and Georgetown police officers were assisting U.S. Marshals in apprehending 57-year-old Edward Reynolds of Florida. […]


    Indiana K-9 Removed from Duty after Killing another Dog at “Bacon Fest”
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 15:45 by POLICE Magazine

    A police dog with the Portage (IN) Police Department has been removed from duty after it reportedly attacked and killed a Yorkshire Terrier at a public festival on Saturday. […]


    Firefighter, Nurse, and Police Officer Among 24 Arrested in New Jersey Child Predator Sting
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 15:37 by POLICE Magazine

    According to WPVI-TV, 24 men—including a firefighter, a nurse, and a police sergeant—have been arrested in a sting operation targeting alleged child predators in New Jersey. […]


    BLM, Other Groups Plan Protest at California Police Officers’ Convention
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 15:21 by POLICE Magazine

    Black Lives Matter co-founder Alicia Garza is among the speakers expected to appear at a protest taking place outside the Sacramento Convention Center during the CopsWest Training & Expo, an annual conference of 1,500 officers sponsored by California Peace Officers Association. […]


    NY cops fatally shoot knife-wielding woman who lured them to home
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 15:17 by PoliceOne

    By Kerry Burke and John Annese New York Daily News NEW YORK — NYPD officers shot and killed a knife-wielding woman after she lured them to her Queens home by reporting a burglary, then lunged at them Monday evening, police sources said. The 54-year-old woman, identified by police sources as Susan Muller, called 911 to […]


    California Deputy Shot and Killed at Disturbance Call
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 15:02 by POLICE Magazine

    A male subject—whose name has not yet been released—shot and killed 27-year-old Deputy Mark Stasyuk and injured Deputy Julie Robertson. […]


    Calif. governor’s commutation of murderers’ sentences sparks controversy
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 14:38 by PoliceOne

    By PoliceOne Staff LOS ANGELES — With about four months left in office, California Governor Jerry Brown recently commuted the life sentences of 20 convicted murderers, according to the Washington Post. These, along with 1,100 pardons and 82 comm… […]


    Ky. woman tries to avoid arrest by defecating on officer
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 13:47 by PoliceOne

    By PoliceOne Staff LIVINGSTON, Ky. — A woman trying to avoid arrest deliberately defecated on an officer Saturday, Fox 10 reported. Officers arrived at 26-year-old Amanda Peters’ home early Saturday morning to arrest her on an outstanding … […]


    QALO Rings Revisited
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 13:44 by Officer

    Almost four years ago QALO exploded into the public safety market with their line of rings for law enforcement and fire fighters. Now they’re releasing an updated design of those lines plus new materials and other new products. […]


    If Voters OK Pot Plan, City’s Police Force Would Be Asked to Change
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 13:26 by Officer

    Less than two months from now, Dayton voters will decide whether the city should decriminalize small amounts of pot. […]


    Chicago Patrol Car Struck With Bullet
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 13:22 by Officer

    A Chicago police car was hit by a bullet when someone opened fire near where officers were investigating a traffic crash in the Avondale neighborhood late Monday. […]


    Fallen Kansas Sheriff’s Deputy Wasn’t ‘Just Some Guy in a Uniform’
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 13:15 by Officer

    Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Deputy Robert Kunze was responding to a call about a suspicious character Sunday when the suspect shot and killed him. […]


    A Crash Course in Collaboration: How Technology can Fuel Better Engagement Between City and Campus Police Departments
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 12:00 by POLICE Magazine

    The National Center for Education Statistics forecasted an enrollment of 19.9 million adults across U.S. colleges and universities. How can campus security stay ahead?  […]


    Prosecutor: Texas border agent targeted vulnerable women in killings
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 11:30 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press LAREDO, Texas — A U.S. Border Patrol supervisor charged in the killings of four women knew the victims and targeted them for their vulnerability, authorities said Monday, as some feared more deaths at the hands of the agent remained undiscovered. Though investigators didn’t detail Juan David Ortiz’s history with the women, who were […]


    Mich. man who handcuffed people while pretending to be a cop receives probation
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 11:20 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press FLINT, Mich. — A 29-year-old man has been sentenced to five years of probation for handcuffing people while pretending to be a police officer in Flint, Michigan. The Flint Journal reports that Jeffrey Jones was sentenced Monday i… […]


    Off-duty Del. officer helps stop rape at park
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 11:12 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press WILMINGTON, Del. — Delaware police say an off-duty officer rushed to assist a woman screaming in a nearby park and helped to stop a rape. The News Journal of Wilmington reports 39-year-old Joselito Rojas, of Pennsylvania, has been arrested on charges including first-degree rape in the Saturday attack. Wilmington police say the off-duty […]


    Understaffed Dallas Police Department Struggling to Respond Quickly to 911 Calls
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 07:21 by Officer

    There’s new data that shows it’s taking officers even longer than the Dallas Police Department says. […]


    San Antonio Police Perform CPR on 6-Year-Old Girl Unconscious in Pool
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 07:18 by Officer

    Officers in Texas rushed to save a 6-year-old girl who lost consciousness in her family’s pool. […]


    Georgia Police Officer Moved to Center for Brain Injury Rehabilitation
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 07:14 by Officer

    The center specializes in medical treatment and research for people with spinal and brain injuries. […]


    The Route 91 Harvest Festival Attack 2017, Pt. 1
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 07:00 by Officer

    The deadliest active shooter attack to date occurred on October 1, 2017 as Stephen Paddock fired from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel into a crowd of about 22,000 almost 500 meters away. […]


    NYPD Officers Fatally Shoot Knife-Wielding Woman Who Lured Them to Home
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 06:46 by Officer

    NYPD officers shot and killed a knife-wielding woman after she lured them to her Queens home by reporting a burglary, then lunged at them Monday evening. […]


    How Video Surveillance Maximizes Public Safety Efforts
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 06:37 by Officer

    No matter your agency’s size, video systems can help augment your boots on the ground. […]


    New Season Brings Targeted Enforcement & Special Projects
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 06:31 by Officer

    Welcome to September and the month where every law enforcement agency has been juggling traffic safety and children returning to school for the past few weeks. It marks the beginning of the fall season, Halloween Safety, holiday stupidity, shopping… […]


    Wounded Kentucky Deputy Has ‘Life-Changing’ Injuries
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 06:05 by Officer

    Scott County Sheriff’s Deputy Jamie Morales, who was shot in the line of duty last week has “severe injuries that are life changing,” after his legs were left mostly paralyzed. […]


    Kentucky Trooper Struck in the Face by Gun Shot During Standoff
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 05:54 by Officer

    Kentucky State Police Sgt. Gary ‘Scotty” Sandlin was struck in the face by a gun shot fired from inside a home during a standoff Monday. […]


    Details Released in Fatal Shooting of Kansas Sheriff’s Deputy
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 05:40 by Officer

    Robert C. Greeson has been identified as the suspect in the fatal shooting of Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Deputy Robert Kunze. […]


    Chicago Police Officers Testify in Murder Trial of Fellow Cop
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 05:27 by Officer

    Two patrol officers offered crucial testimony during the first day of fellow Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke’s trial on Monday. […]


    California Corrections Officer Attacked by Inmates Dies
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 05:18 by Officer

    California Department of Corrections Officer Armando Gallegos, who was attacked by a group of inmates in April, died over the weekend. […]


    California Sheriff’s Deputy Killed in Shooting
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 05:04 by Officer

    Sacramento County Sheriff’s Deputy Mark Stasyuk was killed and another was injured by gunfire from a suspect outside the Pep Boys auto parts store Monday in Rancho Cordova. […]


    Research Analysis: Key takeaways from PART and Airways-2 Trials
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 01:46 by EMS1

    Comparing endotracheal, laryngeal tube and supraglottic airway device intubation during out of hospital cardiac arrest […]


    PCR documentation for non-transporting first responders
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 01:26 by EMS1

    Including clear, complete documentation in your patient care report is a critical component of patient care […]


    UAVs: Answering Your Questions
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 01:00 by Officer

    These small remotely operated aircraft are still a relatively new technology for law enforcement. As such, a lot of questions surround the use of UAVs. […]


    Stamp honoring first responders officially released by USPS
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 00:48 by EMS1

    The first-day of issue ceremony was held at the Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center, home to the nation’s largest training center for parachute firefighters […]


    Stamp honoring first responders officially released by USPS
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 00:39 by Firerescue1

    The first-day of issue ceremony was held at the Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center, home to the nation’s largest training center for parachute firefighters […]


    What you missed at the 2018 Pinnacle Leadership Forum
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 00:17 by EMS1

    Pinnacle program co-chair, Jay Fitch, recounts the highlights from this year’s leadership forum […]


    Ill. city officials to vote on $1.4M grant to hire firefighters
    Posted September 18th, 2018 @ 00:00 by Firerescue1

    Danville officials must vote to reject or accept a $1.4 million federal grant that will allow them to hire six new firefighters […]


    Police: Homeless man who punched EMT called 911 on himself
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 23:53 by EMS1

    Hussain Maqubool allegedly hit an EMT in the back of an ambulance after calling 911 and saying he was drunk […]


    Police: Drunk man called 911 on himself before attacking EMT
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 23:53 by EMS1

    Hussain Maqubool allegedly hit an EMT in the back of an ambulance after calling 911 and saying he was drunk […]


    Firefighter–EMT honored after being punched while giving CPR
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 23:50 by EMS1

    Off-duty West Allis firefighter Chad Staszak was praised by West Bend Police Chief Kenneth Meuler, who told the mayor he “should be proud” to have Staszak serving the city […]


    Firefighter–EMT honored after being punched while giving CPR
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 23:43 by Firerescue1

    Off-duty West Allis firefighter Chad Staszak was praised by West Bend Police Chief Kenneth Meuler, who told the mayor he “should be proud” to have Staszak serving the city […]


    Almost 4K nurses authorize strike at Mich. hospital
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 23:11 by EMS1

    Nurses at Michigan Medicine voted to authorize a three-day strike “to protest ongoing and continuous violations of their workplace rights” […]


    Mich. paramedic hurt after ambulance collides with semi-truck
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 22:38 by EMS1

    Police said the semi-truck rolled over after crossing the center line of a highway and striking the Van Buren EMS ambulance […]


    Mich. paramedic hurt after ambulance sideswiped by semi-truck
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 22:38 by EMS1

    Police said the semi-truck crossed the center line, sideswiped the Van Buren EMS ambulance and then rolled over […]


    NC fire station destroyed in blaze
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 22:32 by Firerescue1

    Fire Chief Teddy Stamatis said he was able to save a tanker truck by driving it out of the blaze, but three department vehicles were destroyed in the fire […]


    Mo. fire chief cites harassment, bullying as reason for resignation
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 22:24 by Firerescue1

    Sunrise Beach Fire Protection District Chief Dennis Reilly, is stepping down from the position he has held since 2012 […]


    Drone startup company makes award-winning UAS for responders
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 22:21 by EMS1

    DV8 Tech won $50,000 for creating a drone that carried a mini-cell tower to allow responders to communicate in a disaster, such as a forest fire or flood […]


    Drone startup company makes award-winning UAS for responders
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 22:12 by Firerescue1

    DV8 Tech won $50,000 for creating a drone that carried a mini-cell tower to allow responders to communicate in a disaster, such as a forest fire or flood […]


    Charging for medical records: Patients vs. lawyers
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 21:54 by EMS1

    Lawyer requests for medical records are not limited by HIPPA cost-based fees […]


    Calif. deputy killed by gunfire, 2nd wounded
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 21:06 by PoliceOne

    By Jonathan J. Cooper Associated Press RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. — One Sacramento County sheriff’s deputy was killed Monday and another wounded after exchanging gunfire with a suspect at an auto shop just outside of the capital city. A man, whose identity has not yet been released, shot and killed 27-year-old Deputy Mark Stasyuk and injured […]


    2 deputies among 4 victims in Calif. shooting
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 18:44 by PoliceOne

    By PoliceOne Staff SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Two Sacramento County Sheriff’s deputies were among those wounded in a shooting Monday afternoon, according to the Sacramento Bee. Including the deputies, at least four people were hurt in the incid… […]


    Sheriff: Ky. deputy sustained ‘life-changing’ injuries in rest stop shooting
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 17:56 by PoliceOne

    By Mike Stunson Lexington Herald-Leader SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. — A Scott County deputy who was shot in the line of duty last week has “severe injuries that are life changing,” and his legs are mostly paralyzed, according to Sheriff Tony Ha… […]


    Kentucky Woman Charged with Resisting, Intentionally Defecating on Deputy
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 17:47 by POLICE Magazine

    That’s when police allege Peters “intentionally released her bowels in an upward motion and with purposeful direction at this Deputy — causing said bodily waste to land on the face, arms and legs of this Deputy.” […]


    Border Patrol Agent Accused of Serial Murder
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 17:47 by POLICE Magazine

    A Border Patrol agent was arrested early Saturday after allegedly killing four women — believed to have been prostitutes — and kidnapping a fifth, officials say. […]


    New System Can Tell When Someone Fires a Gun in School
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 17:40 by Officer

    After a sobering string of school shootings, Phoenix Academy is going high-tech to keep students safe. […]


    Alabama Sheriff’s Deputy Shoots Colleague With Less-Lethal Round
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 17:35 by Officer

    A Morgan County sheriff’s deputy was shot in the jaw with a baton round by another deputy at the Sheriff’s Office in downtown Decatur on Sept. 6. […]


    14th Man Arrested in NYPD Explorer’s Slaying
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 17:26 by Officer

    A 14th man was arrested Sunday in the June slaying of Bronx teen Lesandro Guzman-Feliz, police said. […]


    15 Cleveland Police Recruits Fired After Investigation Into Cheating at Academy
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 17:21 by Officer

    Fifteen Cleveland police recruits were fired Friday after an internal investigation found the group cheated during their police academy training. […]


    Woman Used Her Bowels to Resist Kentucky Deputy
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 16:00 by Officer

    A 26-year-old woman was arrested and charged with assault after she “intentionally released her bowels in an upward motion” at a Madison County sheriff’s deputy who was attempting to arrest her on Friday evening. […]


    Police: Murder Suspect Wanted to See Wife One Last Time
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 15:42 by Officer

    After allegedly getting his murderous revenge on a Concord resident who had sent him to prison years ago, Terrance Boyd Dixon headed north, staying on the lam for nearly a month before finally turning himself in to police at a small town in Oregon. […]


    Kansas Deputy Shot and Killed on Suspicious Person Call
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 15:16 by POLICE Magazine

    When Kunze arrived at about 1:42 p.m. Sunday, he saw a person who matched the description of the suspicious character, Easter said. Then, at about 1:48 p.m., Kunze “activated the emergency button on his portable radio,” the sheriff’s office said. […]


    Video: Georgia Police Chief Killed During Vehicle Pursuit
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 15:16 by POLICE Magazine

    Police say a Liberty County deputy attempted to stop 23-year-old Daniel Hill’s car at around 7 p.m. Saturday. Police say Hill refused to stop — leading police on a high-speed chase that reached speeds of up to 100 miles per hour. […]


    Texas Undercover Officer Dies in Hospital from Gunshot Wound
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 15:16 by POLICE Magazine

    When the suspects ran out of the bar uniformed officers were waiting, and helped the undercover officers stop the robbers as they tried to get into an SUV. It was then that one of the suspects, later identified as Dacion Steptoe, opened fire. Steptoe reportedly hit Hull, and Hull’s fellow officers returned fire killing Steptoe. […]


    Judge Rules DOJ Cannot Withhold Anti-Gang Money from Sanctuary Cities
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 15:16 by POLICE Magazine

    U.S. District Judge Manuel Real issued the injunction against the Department of Justice in response to a lawsuit filed by the city of Los Angeles in July seeking to prevent the government from awarding federal police grants based on cooperation with immigration enforcement. […]


    Massachusetts Officer Worked while His Home Burned in Gas Fires
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 15:16 by POLICE Magazine

    Even when he was told about the fire, Soto continued working with fellow police officers in the Andover Street area. […]


    Officer Who Stopped School Shooting to be Honored at Tonight’s Chicago Bears’ Game
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 15:16 by POLICE Magazine

    Mark Dallas, the Dixon, IL, police officer who shot and wounded a school shooting suspect at a high school in February, will serve as the team’s honorary captain for the game, and will attend the contest as a special guest of the team, the Bears confirmed Thursday. […]


    Video: New Mexico Officer, Local Church Provide Homeless Man with Wheelchair
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 15:16 by POLICE Magazine

    Edison then gave Scott the lunch his wife packed for him. While moving the man to a safer place, Edison discovered that his wheelchair was in bad need of repair. […]


    How LE should respond to a biological attack
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 15:07 by PoliceOne

    By Denene Lofland, PhD P1 Contributor An envelope arrives in the mail. When opened, a mysterious "white substance" wafts into the air and then…panic. The recent delivery of such letters addressed to Prince Harry in London, Donald Trump Jr.,… […]


    Murder by mail: An anthrax primer for LE
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 15:07 by PoliceOne

    By Denene Lofland, PhD P1 Contributor An envelope arrives in the mail. When opened, a mysterious "white substance" wafts into the air and then…panic. The recent delivery of such letters addressed to Prince Harry in London, Donald Trump Jr.,… […]


    How LE can help prevent a biological attack
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 15:00 by PoliceOne

    By Eric Smith, P1 Contributor The dynamic nature of law enforcement forces police officers to become proficient in numerous fields outside of law. Very rarely, however, are officers expected to approach the world through the lens of a biologist, which can be problematic, since the field of synthetic biology is rapidly developing and can provide […]


    Gun Used to Kill Colorado Deputy Traced to Another Crime
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 14:30 by Officer

    The Hi-Point 9 mm pistol suspected car thief Manuel Zetina used in the Feb. 5 killing of El Paso County Sheriff’s Deputy Micah Flick had been used in another crime a year earlier, according to investigative records released by Colorado Springs police. […]


    Cincinnati Police Officers’ Response to Shooting Praised
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 14:02 by Officer

    The actions of Cincinnati officers responding to a deadly mass shooting at Fifth Third Bank were justified and heroic, officials said. […]


    Suspect Arrested in Road Rage Shooting of Off-Duty NYC Corrections Officer
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 13:05 by Officer

    Police have caught the man they believe shot an off-duty city correction officer to death as he sat in his car in Queens. […]


    Inside the SWAT team that took down the Austin bomber
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 12:59 by PoliceOne

    By Tony Plohetski Austin American-Statesman AUSTIN, Texas — Sometime around midnight on March 20, a handful of Austin Police Department SWAT officers climbed into a van and raced north up Interstate 35. They were close to catching the serial bomb… […]


    Details Released in Confrontation That Left Minnesota Deputy Shot With Arrow
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 12:53 by Officer

    The St. Cloud Police Department is investigating the assault of Stearns County Sheriff’s Deputy Paul Orvis, a 17-year veteran of the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, who was shot in the forearm with an arrow. […]


    Ky. trooper dragged by vehicle fatally shoots suspect
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 12:46 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. — Kentucky State Police say a trooper investigating a suspicious vehicle fatally shot the operator after a pursuit. Police said in a statement that the trooper was asked to assist Christian County Sheriff’s deputies called early Monday to a complaint of a suspicious vehicle whose operator was slumped over the steering […]


    Police: Texas border agent confesses to 4 killings
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 12:41 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press LAREDO, Texas — A U.S. Border Patrol supervisor who confessed to killing four women and assaulting a fifth who managed to escape remained in jail Monday, police said in court records. Juan David Ortiz is being held in Laredo on $2.5 million bond on four counts of murder, aggravated assault with a deadly […]


    Ga. police chief killed during pursuit
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 12:35 by PoliceOne

    By PoliceOne Staff LUDOWICI, Ga. — A police chief in Georgia was killed during a pursuit Saturday night. State Troopers had attempted to stop Daniel Michael Toronto Hill, 23, before he fled in his vehicle, WJCL reported. Hill topped speeds over … […]


    Calif. officer dies after medical emergency at home
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 12:24 by PoliceOne

    By Alma Fausto The Orange County Register COSTA MESA, Calif. — A Costa Mesa police officer died Wednesday night, Sept. 12, after suffering a medical emergency at his home. Officer Oscar Reyes was a 13-year veteran of the department and served as … […]


    Inside the SWAT Team That Took Down the Austin Bomber
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 12:23 by Officer

    The Austin Police Department SWAT team, which specializes in hostage negotiations and taking high-risk suspects into custody, were faced with the task of arresting the bomber once ID’d. […]


    Kan. deputy fatally shot during arrest
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 11:43 by PoliceOne

    By Brianna Childers The Topeka Capital-Journal SEDGWICK COUNTY, Kan. — The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office has identified a deputy that was killed in a deputy-involved shooting. Deputy Robert Kunze, 41, was shot Sunday while he was responding to a call involving a suspicious person. The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office held a news conference Sunday night […]


    NM cop helps homeless man with a new wheelchair
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 11:01 by PoliceOne

    By Matthew Reisen Albuquerque Journal ALBUQUERQUE, NM — When Albuquerque police Sgt. Jim Edison saw a homeless man panhandling from a broken wheelchair at a busy intersection Saturday morning, he decided to help out. Edison said police received s… […]


    7-inch Multifunctional Rugged Tablets (DT372AP and DT370CR)
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 11:00 by Officer

    DT Research’s DT372AP and DT370CR rugged tablets have been precision designed to serve the needs of a myriad of users across an organization. DT Research tapped into decades of experience within construction, field services,… […]


    NYPD arrests 14th suspect in murder of teen police explorer
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 10:41 by PoliceOne

    By Rikki Reyna and John Annese New York Daily News NEW YORK — Police have arrested a 14th suspect in connection with the brutal stabbing death of Bronx teenager Lesandro (Junior) Guzman-Feliz. Frederick Then, 20, an alleged Trinitarios gang membe… […]


    Body Camera Video Traces Footsteps of Officer Responding to Deadly Shooting
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 06:52 by Officer

    Cincinnati police released an extended version of one officer’s body camera footage from this month’s deadly shooting at the Fifth Third Center. […]


    Police Make 14th Arrest NYPD Explorer’s Murder
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 06:49 by Officer

    Frederick Then is the 14th person to be arrested in connection with the stabbing death of Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz in the Bronx last June. […]


    California Sheriff’s K-9 Hailed As Hero in Search for Elderly Man
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 06:46 by Officer

    The 80-year-old man was gone for six hours in rough terrain before Copper the bloodhound picked up on his scent. […]


    Keep Your Private Life Private
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 06:27 by Officer

    If you have an internet browser open right now, humor me and go to Google. Type in “Police officer fired over social media post”. How many results show up for you? For me, it’s about 46 million. Though not all of the results are relevant, a quick… […]


    Texas Border Patrol Agent Charged as ‘Serial Killer’
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 06:08 by Officer

    A 10-year Border Patrol agent accused of killing four people and trying to kill a fifth in less than two weeks was arrested early Saturday after he ran from Texas troopers who confronted him at a gas station in the central part of this border city. […]


    Dashcam Video Shows Suspect Flee Traffic Stop
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 06:01 by Officer

    Authorities are searching for a man accused of running from a traffic stop and stealing a State Highway Patrol trooper’s Taser during a struggle Wednesday in Cleveland. […]


    Massachusetts Police Officer Continued to Work as Home Burned in Gas Explosion
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 05:53 by Officer

    Lawrence Police Officer Ivan Soto was on duty when he found out his house was burning down, but he cause to continue to work after he was relieved of duty. […]


    Body Camera Video Released in Fatal Oregon Officer-Involved Shooting
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 05:41 by Officer

    Video shows a pistol holstered to Jason Washington’s hip before the fall and the gun in his hand as he gets back on his feet while Officers James Dewey and Shawn McKenzie yell for him to drop the firearm. […]


    California Motorcycle Officer Dies Following Competition
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 05:32 by Officer

    Officer Oscar Reyes, a 13-year veteran of the Costa Mesa Police Department, died Wednesday night after an undisclosed medical emergency at his home. […]


    Georgia Police Chief Struck and Killed During High-Speed Pursuit
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 05:24 by Officer

    Ludowici Police Chief Frank McClelland Jr. left his car to stop traffic during a high-speed pursuit Saturday night when he was struck and killed by 23-year-old Daniel Hill. […]


    Kansas Sheriff’s Deputy Fatally Shot
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 05:09 by Officer

    Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Deputy Robert Kunze was shot and killed while responding to a suspicious character call Sunday afternoon. […]


    Training Day: Vehicle stabilization
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 05:00 by Firerescue1

    By utilizing a few simple steps when dealing with MVCs, crews can ensure they are dealing with a stable vehicle to better protect themselves and their patient […]


    Texas PD Partners With ATF For Explosion Scene Investigation Training
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 04:53 by Officer

    Texas police departments partner with the ATF to bring explosion scene investigation training to local law enforcement officers. […]


    A Closer Look: Shells & Shotguns
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 04:35 by Officer

    No matter how advanced firearm technology gets, the shotgun will always have a place in law enforcement. […]


    SWAT Teams Train For The New Normal
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 03:56 by Officer

    It’s hard to look at the events of Oct. 1, 2017 in Las Vegas and not see the immediate and forthcoming effects of how SWAT teams will deal with special events. We no longer live in a world where large events can be ignored or treated in a conventional…. […]


    SWAT Teams Train For The New Normal
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 03:56 by Officer

    It’s hard to look at the events of Oct. 1, 2017 in Las Vegas and not see the immediate and forthcoming effects of how SWAT teams will deal with special events. We no longer live in a world where large events can be ignored or treated in a conventional…. […]


    Technology After Carpenter
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 03:33 by Officer

    Carpenter v. United States shows the Supreme Court’s willingness to tackle issues of modern technology while staying firmly seated in the Constitution. What does it mean for law enforcement? […]


    Crime Prevention In Houses Of Worship
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 03:16 by Officer

    Perform security and vulnerability assessments to help identify and eliminate soft targets. […]


    Medic Mindset Podcast: Thinking about tachycardia
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 01:08 by EMS1

    Host Ginger Locke interviews Dr. Katherine Remick about how a differential diagnosis and patient history can differentiate between SVT and sinus tachycardia […]


    Las Vegas first responders learn military trauma care
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 00:57 by EMS1

    The Tactical Emergency Casualty Care Course is training paramedics and EMTs to provide better care when there’s an active threat […]


    Private ambulance industry asks Calif. voters to change workplace rules
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 00:30 by EMS1

    Proposition 11 asks voters to give private ambulance companies the power to keep their workers on duty during meal and rest breaks […]


    Chief’s order keeps NY volunteer FFs out of burning buildings
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 00:16 by Firerescue1

    A “disgruntled” firefighter contacted the state’s Public Employees Safety Health Bureau to complain about the lack of training […]


    Soccer players push ambulance off field after it fails to start
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 00:13 by EMS1

    An EMS crew was responding to an injury on the field during a Brazilian soccer match when their rig refused to start, requiring the athletes to give it a push-start […]


    Soccer players push ambulance off field after it fails to start
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 00:13 by EMS1

    An EMS crew was responding to an injury on the field during a Brazilian soccer match when their rig refused to start, requiring the athletes to give it a push-start […]


    Maine first responders honored Sunday in annual ‘Blue Mass’
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 00:07 by Firerescue1

    The Blue Mass tradition was revived in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland after the terror attacks Sept. 11, 2001 […]


    Investigation: Utah firefighter’s death caused by retardant drop from 747
    Posted September 17th, 2018 @ 00:05 by Firerescue1

    Because of the near ground-level release, the retardant struck with such force it uprooted an 87-foot tree that fell on Matthew Burchett […]


    First responders honored with commemorative USPS stamp
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 23:48 by Firerescue1

    A new commemorative stamp from the U.S. Postal Service honors first responders across the country who assisted during a Calif. wildfire and mudslide […]


    Community paramedicine could ease the opioid crisis
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 23:05 by Firerescue1

    Breaking the opioid overdose cycle with monitoring at home by community paramedics […]


    Maine first responders honored Sunday in annual ‘Blue Mass’
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 23:04 by EMS1

    The Blue Mass tradition was revived in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland after the terror attacks Sept. 11, 2001 […]


    Pa. EMS providers seek higher reimbursements for services
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 22:57 by EMS1

    Low reimbursement from government and private health insurers have put many of Pennsylvania’s ambulance companies in a financial vise […]


    Quiz: COPD exacerbations: 5 things EMS providers need to know
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 22:50 by EMS1

    How familiar are you with the symptoms and concerns that accompany COPD exacerbations? […]


    First responders honored with commemorative USPS stamp
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 22:34 by EMS1

    A new commemorative stamp from the U.S. Postal Service honors first responders across the country who assisted during a Calif. wildfire and mudslide […]


    N.Y FD revives dog trapped in house fire
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 22:16 by Firerescue1

    Using a specialized oxygen mask, firefighters were able to revive a dog that was rescued from the house […]


    Off-duty Chicago fire captain dies in apparent drowning
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 22:10 by Firerescue1

    Capt. Darryl Moore was attending an end-of-summer party and apparently fell off a dock shortly after midnight […]


    Ohio FD program assists senior citizens to remain independent
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 22:04 by Firerescue1

    The program connects seniors with services available to help them age in place, such as installing grab bars in homes […]


    Ohio FD gifted sauna to help combat toxins
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 21:58 by Firerescue1

    The idea is for firefighters to take a shower, then get into the sauna and onto an exercise bike where they will exercise and sweat out the toxins […]


    Bodycam video released in fatal Ore. OIS
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 10:58 by PoliceOne

    By Gillian Flaccus Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. — Body camera video from two campus police officers in Oregon shows they ordered a legally armed black man to drop a gun before opening fire, killing him. Portland State University released the video Friday after Officers James Dewey and Shawn McKenzie were cleared of wrongdoing by a […]


    Texas Border Patrol agent accused of killing 4
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 10:44 by PoliceOne

    By Julia Wallace and Liz Teitz San Antonio Express-News LAREDO, Texas — A 10-year Border Patrol agent accused of killing four people and trying to kill a fifth in less than two weeks was arrested early Saturday after he ran from Texas troopers wh… […]


    Fla. man arrested with 11 pounds of marijuana on beach said he was holding it for police
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 10:32 by PoliceOne

    By Joe Mario Pedersen Orlando Sentinel PALM COAST, Fla. — A Palm Coast man was arrested Thursday for possessing 11 pounds of marijuana which he had stolen from the nearby beach, according to a Flagler County Sheriff’s Office press release. … […]


    Suspects who killed undercover LEO now facing capital murder charges
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 10:14 by PoliceOne

    By Stephen English Fort Worth Star-Telegram DALLAS — The two surviving suspects in the Friday shooting of a Fort Worth undercover police officer now face charges of capital murder, police said Saturday. Garrett Hull, a 17-year veteran described a… […]


    Suspects who killed Texas LEO now facing capital murder charges
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 10:14 by PoliceOne

    By Stephen English Fort Worth Star-Telegram DALLAS — The two surviving suspects in the Friday shooting of a Fort Worth undercover police officer now face charges of capital murder, police said Saturday. Garrett Hull, a 17-year veteran described a… […]


    NC School to Deploy Automated Shooter Detection and Response System
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 10:00 by POLICE Magazine

    Shooter Detection Systems, CentralSquare Technologies, and Johnson Controls are introducing an automated active shooter detection and response system at a North Carolina charter school. […]


    Pa. woman hands out free naloxone to at-risk homeless
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    Destinie Campanella, a mental health advocate, is among the few engaging with the homeless in South Philly […]


    Prince William speaks out about stress of being air ambulance pilot
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    “I took a lot home without realizing it,” The Duke of Cambridge said while speaking as part of Workplace Mental Health Week […]


    Pa. residents trained in CPR, naloxone administration
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    The people who attended the event learned all about the signs of an overdose, and they received a free naloxone kit […]


    Pa. city officials propose time off policy for volunteer firefighters
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 08:30 by Firerescue1

    Officials requested a policy that would allow volunteer firefighters to take unpaid time off if they respond to an emergency prior to their shift […]


    Man arrested after howling at firefighters in wolf mask
    Posted September 16th, 2018 @ 08:30 by Firerescue1

    The incident happened when a man driving a black pickup pulled up to a Holly fire station, put on the mask and started howling […]


    Harris Corp. to Supply Florida City with Public Safety Solution
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 20:38 by POLICE Magazine

    Harris Corporation has been selected to provide an enhanced county-wide public safety communications solution that serves more than 1,300 users in Hialeah, Florida. […]


    Texas Police Officer Shot in the Head Dies
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 20:24 by Officer

    Fort Worth Police Officer Garrett Hull was shot in the head on Friday as he pursued three men suspected of committing multiple robberies of mostly Hispanic-themed bars. […]


    Officers who killed gunman in Cincinnati hailed as heroes
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 13:17 by PoliceOne

    By Angie Wang Associated Press CINCINNATI — A prosecutor on Friday praised the Cincinnati police officers who killed a gunman at a downtown office building as heroes, saying they probably saved countless lives. Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters cleared the four officers who responded within minutes to the shootings at Fifth Third Bancorp headquarters. The […]


    Officer helped others as his home burned after gas blasts
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 13:14 by PoliceOne

    By Bob Salsberg Associated Press LAWRENCE, Mass. — Ivan Soto’s home was engulfed by flames, but the police officer was too busy helping other residents evacuate after a series of natural gas explosions to worry about his own loss. After making sure his family was safe, the Lawrence officer rushed back out to help others […]


    Police, fire recruits quizzed about sex lives in application
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 12:55 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press CINCINNATI — Police and fire recruits in Cincinnati are being asked about their sexual history as part of an attempt to evaluate character, according to records obtained by The Cincinnati Enquirer. The police and fire application process in Cincinnati includes questions about applicants’ most unusual sex acts and how many times they’ve had […]


    Texas officer shot during bar robbery dies
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 12:48 by PoliceOne

    By David Warren Associated Press DALLAS — An undercover officer who was shot during a gun battle between police and a group of robbery suspects outside of a Fort Worth bar that left one suspect dead has died, authorities said Friday night. The undercover officer, Garrett Hull, died at a hospital, Fort Worth police Chief […]


    Firefighters extricate bear with head stuck in milk can
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 08:30 by Firerescue1

    Officials said rescuers tried cooking oil to free the bear, but that didn’t work, so they drilled three holes in the can so the panting bear could breathe […]


    Fire drills triggering Fla. high school shooting students, teachers
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 08:30 by Firerescue1

    The Parkland school has had one code red (active shooter) drill, two fire drills and five false alarms since school began on Aug. 15 […]


    NY fire chief with 9/11-related illness readies new lawsuit
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 08:30 by Firerescue1

    Utica fire Chief Russell Brooks claims his chronic lymphocytic leukemia resulted from responding to New York City to support 9/11 recovery efforts […]


    Fire drills triggering Fla. high school shooting students, teachers
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    The Parkland school has had one code red (active shooter) drill, two fire drills and five false alarms since school began on Aug. 15 […]


    Pa. paramedic receives state award for exceptional service
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    Jude Spellman was presented the 2018 ALS Practitioner of the Year Award, which honors those who have contributed to the development of ALS in the state […]


    Lawsuit: Baby dies at daycare after child welfare officials ignore red flags
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    The $18.75 million lawsuit contends the Department of Human Services and the baby’s pediatrician failed to protect him and prevent him from dying […]


    4 dead in Hurricane Florence, including mother and baby
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 01:32 by Firerescue1

    The death toll attributed to Florence stands at four Saturday, all in North Carolina […]


    4 dead in Hurricane Florence, including mother and baby
    Posted September 15th, 2018 @ 01:23 by EMS1

    The death toll attributed to Florence stands at four Saturday, all in North Carolina […]


    Point Blank Enterprises Company Awarded CH-53K Armor Development Contract
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 20:31 by POLICE Magazine

    Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, a subsidiary of Lockheed Martin, has awarded The Protective Group (TPG), a Point Blank Enterprises company, a contract to provide a high performance, light-weight crew protection kit for the new CH-53K U.S. Marine Corps King Stallion heavy-lift helicopter. […]


    KDH Defense Systems Wins Prestigious DEA Contract
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 20:22 by POLICE Magazine

    KDH Defense Systems Inc. has been awarded a competitive, multiple-year Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) Contract for ballistic body armor from the Drug Enforcement Administration. […]


    AT&T and Los Angeles Team Up to Make a Smarter City
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 20:14 by POLICE Magazine

    To foster the creation of a Smart City, AT&T and Los Angeles are in talks regarding a public-private partnership with Internet of Things (IoT) technology and support for the deployment of small cell technology. […]


    Twitco Announces Parmarlow WIS-200
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 20:01 by POLICE Magazine

    Twitco Distributing has introduced the next generation Parmarlow Wireless Interview System. The Body Worn Receiver and Transmitter are less than half the size of the previous WIS-100 units. […]


    Minnesota Deputy Shot with Arrow, Wounded Suspect in Custody
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 17:00 by POLICE Magazine

    When officers from the Stearns County Sheriff’s Department, Sauk Centre Police Department, Minnesota State Patrol, Melrose Police Department and Osakis Police Department tried to clear the home, the suspect appeared with a compound bow and shot Orvis through the left arm with a target arrow. […]


    Illinois Officer Shot at Traffic Stop, Civilian Shoots at Suspect
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 17:00 by POLICE Magazine

    “We were luckily (sic) enough to have a citizen on the street who’s a concealed carry holder and he also engaged in gun fire with this offender who was struck one time and was taken to Cook County Hospital,” Supt. Chlada said. […]


    Georgia DA Releases Video of Incident Where Man Killed 2 Deputies
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 16:23 by POLICE Magazine

    Elrod pleaded guilty last week to the two murders. The Macon Telegraph reports that Elrod avoided a potential death penalty trial and was sentenced to two life in prison without parole terms plus 100 years. […]


    Major City Homicide Detectives Overwhelmed by Murder Rate
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 15:50 by POLICE Magazine

    Over a five-year period, each detective in Detroit has been tasked with solving an average of about eight new slayings annually — a caseload exceeding what policing experts say should be no more than five homicides per detective, per year. […]


    Texas Officer Fighting for Life After Being Shot in Head
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 15:50 by POLICE Magazine

    Garrett Hull, a 17-year veteran of the department, was critically wounded and the man who shot him was killed when police tried to stop the robbery, police said. […]


    Illinois Police Chief Praises Concealed Gun Holder Who Fired at Suspect After Officer Shot
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 15:24 by Officer

    Cicero’s top cop is praising the actions of a concealed gun holder who opened fire on a suspect who had shot one of the town’s officers after a traffic stop on the Stevenson Expressway. […]


    KDH DEFENSE SYSTEMS AWARDED NEARLY $85.0 MILLION IN CONTRACT EXTENSIONS FROM THE U.S. ARMY
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 15:01 by Officer

    KDH Defense Systems, Inc. (“KDH”), a leading manufacturer of American-made, high-performance protective solutions, today announced it has received close to $85.0 million in contract extensions on previously awarded contracts from the U.S. Army. […]


    Officials: Ill. cop shot four times had help from Good Samaritan with gun
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 14:06 by PoliceOne

    By Liam Ford and Madeline Buckley Chicago Tribune CICERO, Ill. — A Cicero police officer was shot during an exchange of gunfire near the border between Chicago and the west suburb late Thursday afternoon that left a suspect in serious condition a… […]


    14th man sought in NY teen’s stabbing death
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 13:38 by PoliceOne

    By Lauren Cook amNewYork NEW YORK — Police are looking to question a man in connection with the June slaying of Bronx teen Lesandro Guzman-Feliz. The NYPD released a photo on Wednesday of 20-year-old Frederick Then, who was described as just over… […]


    How the Threat of Terrorism has Changed Since 9/11
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 13:30 by Doug Wyllie

    Now that law enforcement — particularly the FBI — has placed such an emphasis on investigating and thwarting attacks, a complex and costly plan like the one used on 9/11 would come to the attention of some three-letter agency, and the attackers arrested or killed (depending upon where we found them). Consequently, the tactics of […]


    How do we police the homeless?
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 13:21 by PoliceOne

    Author: Jim Dudley and Doug Wyllie<!–cke_bookmark_384S–><!–cke_bookmark_384E–> Download this week’s episode on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development there are more than 553,000 homeless people nationwide. California alone has an estimated 134,000 homeless individuals. Homelessness in and of itself is not a crime, but a lot […]


    Colo. officer saves woman with disabilities from house fire
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 13:16 by PoliceOne

    Author: Jim Dudley and Doug WyllieBy PoliceOne Staff THORNTON, Colo. — A Thornton police officer arrived just in time to rescue a woman with disabilities from a raging house fire Wednesday night, KDVR reports. Officer Ryan Thornton was at the sc… […]


    Photo of the Week: Back to school
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 13:08 by PoliceOne

    Author: PoliceOne MembersThis week’s photo comes from Chris Doucette of the Santa Fe Independent School District Police in Texas. An incredible sunset in Santa Fe! Calling all police photographers! PoliceOne needs pictures of you in action or training. Submit a photo — it could be selected as our Photo of the Week! Be sure to […]


    Photo of the Week: Back to school in Santa Fe
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 13:08 by PoliceOne

    Author: PoliceOne MembersThis week’s photo comes from Chris Doucette of the Santa Fe Independent School District Police in Texas. Our thoughts remain with the victims of the shooting earlier this year. #SantaFeStrong Calling all police photographers! PoliceOne needs pictures of you in action or training. Submit a photo — it could be selected as our […]


    Minn. deputy shot with arrow during standoff
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 13:03 by PoliceOne

    Author: PoliceOne MembersAssociated Press SAUK CENTRE, Minn. — Authorities say a man who shot a Minnesota sheriff’s deputy with a compound bow also was shot and wounded by law officers firing their guns. Stearns County Sheriff Don Gudmunson says the deputy was shot in the forearm Thursday and was taken to a hospital, where he […]


    Dashcam Video Shows Georgia Cop Killer Confront Deputies
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 12:43 by Officer

    A sequence of events that ended in the murders of two Peach County sheriff’s deputies nearly two years ago began with a 20-second roadside encounter on a balmy fall Sunday afternoon. […]


    Video shows wounded Colo. cop protecting bystanders after fatal OIS
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 12:09 by PoliceOne

    By PoliceOne Staff DENVER — A Denver officer raced after an armed robbery suspect on foot and took a bullet to the leg while protecting bystanders, newly released bodycam footage shows. Denver Police Officers Travis Lloyd and Sean Drew intervene… […]


    Metal band donates $95K to support families of fallen LEOs
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 11:57 by PoliceOne

    By PoliceOne Staff LAS VEGAS — The first thing people imagine when they think of heavy metal bands isn’t charity — usually. But on Tuesday, Five Finger Death Punch, a Las Vegas-based band famous for such songs as “Gone Away” a… […]


    Why a J-frame revolver is ideal as a backup/off-duty gun
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 11:50 by PoliceOne

    Author: Warren WilsonSomewhere around the middle of the last century, the J-frame revolver was brought to market. Although, that moniker is brand specific, it is becoming synonymous among non-purists with five-shot .38 special caliber snub nose revolve… […]


    Texas Police Officer ‘Fighting for His Life’ After Being Shot in the Head
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 10:56 by Officer

    Undercover Fort Worth Police Officer Garrett Hull was shot in the head while trying to stop suspects in an armed robbery early Friday morning and is in currently listed in critical condition. […]


    SC cops cook for hundreds before hurricane hits
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 10:04 by PoliceOne

    By Tyler Fleming The Sun News MYRTLE BEACH, SC — As the first rains of Hurricane Florence rolled across Myrtle Beach, public safety officials were having a barbecue outside of a hotel across the Intracoastal Waterway. “It’s cops servi… […]


    Police: Texas cop ‘fighting for his life’ after being shot in head
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 09:56 by PoliceOne

    By Stephen English Fort Worth Star-Telegram FORT WORTH, Texas — Garrett Hull, an undercover police officer, was shot in the head while trying to stop suspects in an armed robbery and is in critical condition, Fort Worth chief of police Joel Fitzg… […]


    Dashcam video released in 2016 OIS that left two Ga. cops dead
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 09:40 by PoliceOne

    By Joe Kovac Jr. The Macon Telegraph PEACH COUNTY, Ga. — A sequence of events that ended in the murders of two Peach County sheriff’s deputies nearly two years ago began with a 20-second roadside encounter on a balmy fall Sunday afternoon. … […]


    Quiet Warrior: How a Florida deputy gave an infant a second chance at life
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 09:30 by PoliceOne

    Sponsored by 5.11 Tactical By Cole Zercoe for PoliceOne BrandFocus Over the course of his 18 years in law enforcement with the Marion County Sheriff’s Office in Florida, 41-year-old deputy Jeremie Nix has responded to a lot of tough situations. As a K-9 handler, he’s in the thick of it every day – a constant […]


    3 new stations recommended for Colo. fire dept.
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 08:30 by Firerescue1

    An architectural firm is recommending the Pueblo Fire Department build new facilities at three stations that are in poor shape […]


    Body Camera Video Released In California Killing Spree
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 06:46 by Officer

    A gunman killed his wife, four others and then turned the gun on himself in a shooting rampage in Bakersfield Wednesday night. […]


    Arizona Sheriff’s Deputy Rammed by Suspect in Vehicle
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 06:38 by Officer

    A suspect tied to other crimes is behind bars after ramming a Pinal County Sheriff’s deputy’s vehicle during a traffic stop. […]


    New Jersey Considers Port Authority Police Badge Changes
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 06:35 by Officer

    New Jersey lawmakers want to make sure confrontations, like the one between former Port Authority Commissioner Caren Turner and police officers in Tenafly, never happen again. […]


    Families Suing Government Over Texas Mass Shooting
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 06:01 by Officer

    Two additional families who lost loved ones in the Sutherland Springs massacre last year are suing the U.S. Air Force for negligence, doubling the number of legal challenges the government is facing over the mass shooting. […]


    Proposed Court Order to Overhaul Chicago Police Department Agreed On
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 05:55 by Officer

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan have introduced a proposed court order that would govern sweeping changes to the Chicago Police Department. […]


    14th Man Sought in NYPD Explorer’s Stabbing Death
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 05:48 by Officer

    Police are looking to question a man in connection with the June slaying of Bronx teen Lesandro Guzman-Feliz. […]


    Mistrial Declared in Case of Driver Who Struck, Killed Colorado Trooper
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 05:41 by Officer

    A Douglas County District Court judge declared a mistrial Thursday in the case against the truck driver who struck and killed Colorado State Patrol Trooper Cody Donahue. […]


    Body Camera Video: Denver Officer Applies Tourniquet to Colleague’s Leg
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 05:34 by Officer

    Body camera footage shows Denver Bike Patrol Officer Sean Drew apply a tourniquet to fellow Officer Travis Lloyd after he sustained a leg wounded in a shootout in June. […]


    Wounded Colorado Police Officer Released From Hospital
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 05:22 by Officer

    Cherry Hills Village Police Officer Cory Sack, who was shot in August while responding to a home invasion, was released from Swedish Medical Center Thursday morning. […]


    Illinois Police Officer Wounded in Shootout
    Posted September 14th, 2018 @ 05:10 by Officer

    A Cicero police officer was shot multiple times during an exchange of gunfire near the border between Chicago and the suburb Thursday afternoon that left a suspect in serious condition. […]


    Firefighter salary vs. firefighter value
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 23:38 by Firerescue1

    A comparison between professional athletes and firefighter salaries, and their roles in their communities […]


    ND ambulance service set to close due to staffing issues
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 23:27 by EMS1

    Officials said there are only three EMS providers on staff in the city of Michigan, and the ambulance service will close in December […]


    Responders finish mowing lawn for patient after he fell
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 23:25 by EMS1

    The Madison Fire Department crew found the 80-year-old man lying on the ground, and finished his yard work as he was transported to the hospital […]


    Responders finish mowing lawn for patient after he fell
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 23:23 by Firerescue1

    The Madison Fire Department crew found the 80-year-old man lying on the ground, and finished his yard work as he was transported to the hospital […]


    Former firefighter sues city, claims he was hurt due to understaffing
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 23:08 by Firerescue1

    Jerry Elmo Jr. was terminated for an inability to “perform essential functions,” but claimed he was injured as a “direct result of … negligence” […]


    Rapid Response: Every department needs mutual aid agreements and communications interoperability
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 22:53 by Firerescue1

    50 simultaneous gas explosions and fires in three Massachusetts communities drives home the need for interoperable radios and automatic aid […]


    Firefighters save man hanging from window of burning home
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 22:44 by Firerescue1

    A San Diego Fire-Rescue crew rescued the Army veteran from the second-story window of his burning apartment […]


    Paramedics hike 6 flights of stairs, carry patient after elevator breaks
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 22:42 by EMS1

    The paramedics carried a special patient transfer chair up six flights of stairs to get to a man after arriving at his apartment to find the elevator was broken […]


    Ohio family boasts 3 generations of EMS providers
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 22:34 by EMS1

    Bob Smith, owner of Smith Ambulance, jokes that if someone in his family isn’t an EMT, “we can’t use you” […]


    Mental health in EMS and signs to look for in partners
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 22:30 by EMS1

    Our co-hosts wrap up National Suicide Prevention Week with a discussion on signs to look for in ourselves and partners […]


    Hurricane Florence: 5 flooding safety tips firefighters should follow
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 22:13 by Firerescue1

    Know and understand these five important safety tips to be taken when working in a post-hurricane environment […]


    1 dead, at least 10 hurt in series of Mass. home gas explosions
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 22:04 by Firerescue1

    Authorities said Leonel Rondon, 18, of Lawrence, died after a chimney toppled by an exploding house crashed into his car […]


    Florence rolls ashore in Carolinas, tears buildings apart
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 21:56 by Firerescue1

    More than 60 people had to be pulled from a collapsing motel at the height of the storm, and many more who defied evacuation orders were hoping to be rescued […]


    Florence rolls ashore in Carolinas, tears buildings apart
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 21:45 by EMS1

    More than 60 people had to be pulled from a collapsing motel at the height of the storm, and many more who defied evacuation orders were hoping to be rescued […]


    Quiet Warrior: Never give up: First above-the-knee amputee firefighter recalls road to recovery, return to department
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 21:30 by Firerescue1

    Lt. Brandon Anderson, a 16-year veteran firefighter, returned to his department as a fully qualified firefighter just 10 months after a motorcycle crash […]


    Savage Service Purchase Program Going Strong
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 19:26 by POLICE Magazine

    Savage Arms is now offering discounted pricing to all active duty, veteran, and retired military, first responders, and law enforcement personnel. […]


    Is Amber Guyger’s shooting an OIS?
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 17:26 by PoliceOne

    Author: Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D.Write the story of an average citizen, perhaps a female attorney who has a concealed-carry permit after being a crime victim, entering an apartment she thinks is her own to find the door ajar and an apparent intruder … […]


    Chicago cop found dead outside police station in apparent suicide
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 17:09 by PoliceOne

    By PoliceOne Staff CHICAGO — A veteran officer of the Chicago Police Department took her own life Wednesday morning, according to the department. The 54-year-old officer was found in her personal vehicle in a Far South Side parking lot just befo… […]


    Pulsar thermal imaging for patrol operations
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 16:53 by PoliceOne

    Author: Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D.Sponsored by Pulsar By Tim Dees for PoliceOne BrandFocus Thermal imaging devices are well-known in law enforcement, but are usually associated with special operations like tactical teams and surveillance operations. I… […]


    Chicago Mayor, Illinois AG, Agree on Plan to Overhaul Police Department
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 16:08 by POLICE Magazine

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan have finalized a proposed court order intended to bring sweeping change to the Chicago Police Department. […]


    Chicago Mayor, Illinois AG Agree on Plan to Overhaul Police Department
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 16:08 by POLICE Magazine

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan have finalized a proposed court order intended to bring sweeping change to the Chicago Police Department. […]


    Texas DPS Release Areal Video of Pursuit that Ended in Gunfight, Explosion
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 15:52 by POLICE Magazine

    The Texas Department of Public Safety posted a video to YouTube that had been taken from a helicopter surveilling Mark Conditt, the man suspected of a series of bombings that killed two people and injured five others. […]


    Texas DPS Releases Aerial Video of Pursuit that Ended in Gunfight, Explosion
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 15:52 by POLICE Magazine

    The Texas Department of Public Safety posted a video to YouTube that had been taken from a helicopter surveilling Mark Conditt, the man suspected of a series of bombings that killed two people and injured five others around Austin. […]


    Oregon Police Arrest Author of “How to Murder Your Husband” for Allegedly Killing her Husband
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 15:47 by POLICE Magazine

    Police in Oregon have arrested a romance novelist—who once penned and essay entitled “How to Murder Your Husband”—has been arrested… for allegedly killing her husband. […]


    Oregon Police Arrest Author of “How to Murder Your Husband” for Allegedly Killing Her Husband
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 15:47 by POLICE Magazine

    Police in Oregon have arrested a romance novelist—who once penned an essay titled “How to Murder Your Husband”—for allegedly killing her husband. […]


    Training students to prevent, respond to extreme school violence
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 15:41 by PoliceOne

    Author: Ron LaPedisAs law enforcement officers, we know that our training needs to be as realistic as possible. Firearms instruction used to be feet planted in concrete while shooting at a piece of paper, then placing the brass or empty mag in our pocket. These days, training means get off the X, shoot at moving […]


    California Man Kills Wife, 4 others, Before Killing Himself
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 15:41 by POLICE Magazine

    A man reportedly killed his wife and four others before turning the gun on himself in an agricultural town in central California, according to the Los Angeles Times. […]


    Iraqi Immigrant Who Bragged About Shooting Colorado Officer Set to Stand Trial
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 15:41 by POLICE Magazine

    A man accused of shooting a Colorado Springs police officer in the head last month was reportedly bragging about it while in the hospital recovering from gunshot wounds. […]


    California Man Kills Wife, 4 Others Before Killing Himself
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 15:41 by POLICE Magazine

    A man reportedly killed his wife and four others before turning the gun on himself in an agricultural town in central California. […]


    7 NYPD Officers Arrested in Alleged Prostitution, Gambling Operation
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 15:39 by POLICE Magazine

    Seven officers with the New York Police Department have been arrested stand accused of prostitution, corruption, and misconduct charges in connection with an illegal gambling and prostitution ring in Brooklyn and Queens. […]


    California Officer Dies at Hospital after Suffering Off-Duty Medical Emergency
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 15:36 by POLICE Magazine

    The Costa Mesa (CA) Police Department is grieving the loss of veteran motorcycle Officer Oscar Reyes, who died at after being transported to a hospital after suffering a medical emergency at his home. […]


    Minnesota Sheriff’s Deputy Shot With Arrow; Suspect in Custody
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 15:34 by Officer

    A man suspected of shooting and wounding a Stearns County Sheriff’s deputy with an arrow was arrested Thursday following a standoff at a home in Sauk Centre. […]


    Jury Hears Testimony from Officers Who Survived Shooting that Killed Rookie Officer
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 15:33 by POLICE Magazine

    Officer Jesse Hempen—who suffered a gunshot wound to his upper leg—and Officer David McKeown—who was shot in the chest, groin and right elbow—told the jury about the shooting that left rookie Officer Ashley Guindon fatally wounded. […]


    Lessons in Leadership: Finding courage when it counts
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 14:18 by PoliceOne

    Author: Rich EmberlinPolicing has historically been a job; today it is recognized as a genuine profession. Today’s police force is comprised of highly trained, exceptionally smart individuals who possess specialized knowledge and skills. Whether it’s a police chief overseeing a department or a patrol officer responding to 9-1-1 calls, law enforcement leaders exist in all […]


    Code 3 Launches Redesigned Website
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 14:11 by POLICE Magazine

    The new website includes an intuitive, easy-to-navigate layout, which showcases Code 3’s extensive line of products for the public safety industry. […]


    American Built Arms Company Launches A*B Arms Urban Sniper Stock X
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 14:04 by POLICE Magazine

    The A*B Arms Urban Sniper Stock X is a compact, lightweight, ergonomic precision rifle buttstock that can be used on any weapons system that utilizes a carbine length buffer tube. […]


    Improving officer wellness: Funding initiatives for mental health support
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 13:54 by PoliceOne

    Author: Therese MatthewsThe federal government strengthened its recognition of the effects of occupational stress on law enforcement by recently enacting the Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act of 2017. The law directs that the government pr… […]


    How to launch a successful peer support program
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 13:30 by PoliceOne

    Author: James DudleyIn March 1989 I was involved in a fatal shootout with a suspect on a street in San Francisco. Within one hour of the shooting, I sat in the main briefing room of the police station awaiting interviews with my sergeant, our homicide … […]


    NYPD Officers Charged in Prostitution Ring
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 13:12 by Officer

    Seven NYPD officers have been busted for their alleged involvement in a prostitution and gambling ring. […]


    911 Caller Praises Michigan Sheriff’s Deputy Who Helped Injured Goat
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 13:04 by Officer

    A 911 caller who discovered an injured goat wanted to show off the compassion a Lapeer County sheriff’s deputy showed for the animal. […]


    Colorado Springs Police Officer’s Suspected Gunman to Stand Trial
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 12:53 by Officer

    Officials say that Karrar Al Khammasi, the who allegedly shot Colorado Springs Officer Cem Duzel in the head, was bragging about it while in the hospital recovering from wounds. […]


    Sheriff: Domestic violence possibly a factor in Calif. rampage that killed 5
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 11:53 by PoliceOne

    BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Latest on a shooting rampage in Bakersfield, California (all times local): 8:20 a.m. Domestic violence is being investigated as a motive in a rampage by a man who fatally shot five people, including his wife, before killing himself in Bakersfield, California. Kern County sheriff’s Lt. Mark King says Thursday there are […]


    MSAB adds online training options to its popular classroom training program
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 11:02 by Officer

    MSAB, a leader in mobile forensic technology, has launched online training courses in mobile forensics to complement its traditional classroom training and make training available to more users. […]


    Quiz: Can you name these early police technologies?
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 11:00 by PoliceOne

    By PoliceOne Staff Technology evolves quickly, and sometimes beyond recognition. Can you identify these early pieces of police technology? Interested in more police quizzes? Check these out: What does it take to be an ethical officer? Test your knowle… […]


    NYPD cops arrested over alleged role in prostitution ring
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 10:58 by PoliceOne

    By Rocco Parascandola, Graham Rayman and Thomas Tracy New York Daily News NEW YORK — Seven NYPD officers have been busted for their alleged involvement in a prostitution and gambling ring, the New York Daily News has learned. Three sergeants, two… […]


    International Association of Arson Investigators Releases White Paper on Fire Investigator Health and Safety Best Practices
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 10:32 by Officer

    Protecting those in a dangerous occupation […]


    Jury in death penalty trial hears from Va. officers who survived fatal shooting
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 10:30 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press MANASSAS, Va. — Police officer David McKeown had just kicked in the door of a northern Virginia home, trying to check on the welfare of a woman who called 911 in a panic seeking protection from the husband who was attacking her. As McKeown made his way inside, Army Staff Sgt. Ronald Hamilton […]


    TWITCO Announces: “Parmarlow WIS-200 ”
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 10:28 by Officer

    Twitco Distributing is pleased to announce the introduction of the next generation PARMARLOW Wireless Interview System. […]


    Hanwha Techwin Introduces Wisenet Q series, a New Line of Affordable Cameras and NVRs at GSX 2018
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 10:22 by Officer

    Wisenet Q series offers simple and essential features that are ideal for securing small to medium-sized businesses […]


    New videos show police responding to Las Vegas shooting
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 10:18 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press LAS VEGAS — Police in Las Vegas have released more officer body-camera video showing rifle-toting officers taking positions in empty casinos, searching hotel rooms and directing tourists away from the scene of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. An officer in one of 34 clips made public Wednesday under a court […]


    Man who allegedly bragged about shooting Colo. cop to stand trial
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 10:09 by PoliceOne

    By Kaitlin Durbin The Gazette COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A man accused of shooting a Colorado Springs police officer in the head last month was reportedly bragging about it while in the hospital recovering from gunshot wounds. Karrar Al Khammasi … […]


    Spotlight: Defender Supply is a one stop shop for Law Enforcement Ready-to-Roll vehicles
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 09:58 by PoliceOne

    Author: PoliceOne SponsorsCompany Name: Defender Supply Headquarters: Argyle, Texas Signature Product: Custom-built and turnkey emergency vehicles Website: www.defendersupply.com We’ve got what it takes to be your preferred parts supplier and up-… […]


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    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 09:35 by Officer

    Innovative Solutions. Proven Results. At Endeavor Law Enforcement Media, our readers are our first priority. We strive to educate and inform the men and women of law enforcement about new and improved solutions, technology trends and best practices. We… […]


    Denver Police Officers Honored 85 Years After Deadly Shooting
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 07:32 by Officer

    Two Denver police officers, killed in the line of duty 85 years ago, are being recognized for serving our community. […]


    Minnesota Police Roll Out Mental Health Unit for People in Crisis
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 07:26 by Officer

    The St. Paul Police Department is rolling out a new unit to deal with people in mental health crisis. […]


    Port Authority Officer Rescues Kitten Trapped on Bridge
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 07:24 by Officer

    The kitten was stuck between two barriers on the Bayonne Bridge when workers heard it meowing. […]


    Girl Dies After Stabbing at Michigan High School
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 06:55 by Officer

    A 16-year-old student died Wednesday after she was stabbed by another teenager during a fight in a classroom at Fitzgerald High School in Warren, Mich. […]


    Six Dead in California Shooting Rampage
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 06:50 by Officer

    A gunman killed five people in back-to-back shootings in Bakersfield on Wednesday evening before turning the gun on himself when he was confronted by a deputy. […]


    Trial Begins in Death of Colorado Trooper
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 06:35 by Officer

    Noe Gamez-Ruiz, is charged with criminally negligent homicide in Trooper Cody Donahue’s death, which led to the creation of a state law that requires drivers to move over for police and highway workers on Colorado roadsides. […]


    Tensions Run High at Chicago Police Officer’s Trial
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 06:06 by Officer

    Racial tensions in the trial of Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke surfaced during jury selection Wednesday when prosecutors twice accused the defense of systematically removing black people from the panel — and the defense in turn accused prosecuto… […]


    Body Camera Footage Shows Texas Officer Shoot Wanted Man
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 05:58 by Officer

    The Lufkin Police Department has released body camera footage of the shooting of a wanted man who attempted to take an officer’s gun. […]


    Video: Gas explosions damage multiple homes north of Boston
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 05:55 by Firerescue1

    Lawrence Police Chief Roy Vasque told The Eagle-Tribune that he’s “never seen anything like this” […]


    Third Chicago Police Officer Takes Own Life in Two Months
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 05:35 by Officer

    A Chicago police officer apparently fatally shot herself in the parking lot of a Far South Side police station Wednesday morning. […]


    Kentucky Sheriff’s Deputy Undergoes Surgery After Being Shot in the Back by Fugitive
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 05:23 by Officer

    Scott County Sheriff’s Deputy Jamie Morales was in critical but stable condition Wednesday after he was shot in the back in a confrontation at a rest area that left a fugitive dead. […]


    Calif. says gangs stole $1 million by credit card fraud
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. — More than 30 purported street gang members have been charged with stealing more than $1 million in what authorities said Monday was an unusually sophisticated credit card fraud scheme. Members and associates of the BullyBoys and the CoCo Boys street gangs based in the suburbs east of San Francisco defrauded […]


    Family sues FBI agent in shooting death of Houston hostage
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press HOUSTON — The family of a kidnapped man who was fatally shot during a rescue mission in Houston is suing the FBI agent who killed him. The federal lawsuit filed by Ulises Valladares’ family alleges illegal search and seizure, and wrongful death, The Houston Chronicle reported . It seeks punitive damages as a […]


    Gunman kills 5, self in Southern California rampage
    Posted September 13th, 2018 @ 00:07 by PoliceOne

    By Associated Press BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A gunman killed five people, including his wife, before turning the gun on himself as a Kern County sheriff’s deputy closed in Wednesday, authorities said. There was no immediate word on what sparked the shootings that took place at a home and a business in Bakersfield, which is some […]


    Calif. firefighter flown to hospital after being hurt in wildfire
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 23:30 by Firerescue1

    A firefighter battling the Water Fire was assisting in on-ground operations when he was injured, according to Kern County Fire Department officials […]


    2 paramedics hurt in Fla. ambulance crash
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 23:27 by EMS1

    Firefighters had to extricate the paramedics and one other person from another vehicle after a crash occurred while the paramedics were responding to a call […]


    Responder opens up during National Suicide Prevention Week
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 23:24 by EMS1

    Firefighter-paramedic Brent Jones said he decided to get help after five of his colleagues died by suicide in the past five years […]


    Responder opens up during National Suicide Prevention Week
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 23:17 by Firerescue1

    Firefighter-paramedic Brent Jones said he decided to get help after five of his colleagues died by suicide in the past five years […]


    New Ill. 911 center built with dispatchers’ health and safety in mind
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 22:41 by EMS1

    The new center boasts redundant power, communications, and heating and air conditioning systems, $18,000 worth of bulletproof glass and sleeping rooms for staff […]


    New Mont. 911 center built with dispatchers’ health and safety in mind
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 22:41 by EMS1

    The new center boasts redundant power, communications, and heating and air conditioning systems, $18,000 worth of bulletproof glass and sleeping rooms for staff […]


    IAFC discourages self-dispatching ahead of Hurricane Florence
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 22:36 by Firerescue1

    The organization reminded fire departments to be “disciplined” in their response and “ready and available to local communities” […]


    IAFC discourages self-dispatching ahead of Hurricane Florence
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 22:30 by EMS1

    The organization reminded fire departments to be “disciplined” in their response and “ready and available to local communities” […]


    5 ambulances involved in crash during convoy to aid in Hurricane Florence
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 22:27 by EMS1

    Police said an ambulance rear-ended another rig that had slowed for traffic, causing a chain reaction with three other ambulances […]


    Crash victim who suffered brain injury thanks responders 10 years later
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 22:25 by EMS1

    “Thank you for my life and for my second life,” Lisa said to the responders who extricated her from a car that had been T-boned in 2008 […]


    Crash victim who suffered brain injury thanks responders 10 years later
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 22:20 by Firerescue1

    “Thank you for my life and for my second life,” Lisa said to the responders who extricated her from a car that had been T-boned in 2008 […]


    Calif. bulldozer operator hired to help in wildfire killed in crash
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 21:51 by Firerescue1

    Tony Flores, a bulldozer operator assigned to the 1,120-acre wildfire burning at Tahoe National Forest, died in a crash on the way to an incident command post […]


    Dozer operator killed in crash en route to Calif. wildfire
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 21:51 by Firerescue1

    Tony Flores, a bulldozer operator assigned to the 1,120-acre wildfire burning at Tahoe National Forest, died in a crash on the way to an incident command post […]


    The continuing debate on turnout gear service life
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 21:40 by Firerescue1

    Firefighter PPE must in be a serviceable condition in order for these items to provide the needed protection […]


    Ky. troopers: Deputy shot at rest stop, suspect killed
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 18:32 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Florida bank robbery suspect tracked down at an interstate rest stop in Kentucky was killed in a late-night exchange of gunfire that left a sheriff’s deputy critically wounded, authorities said Wednesday. The deputy, 28-year-old Jaime Morales, underwent a second surgery following the confrontation late Tuesday at a rest area […]


    Spotlight: Defender Supply is the one stop shop for Law Enforcement Ready-to-Roll vehicle packages
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 17:23 by PoliceOne

    Author: PoliceOne SponsorsCompany Name: Defender Supply Headquarters: Argyle, Texas Signature Product: Custom-built and turnkey emergency vehicles Website: www.defendersupply.com We’ve got what it takes to be your preferred parts supplier and up-… […]


    California Officers Shoot Suspect Who Was Pelting Passing Cars with Rocks
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 16:13 by POLICE Magazine

    Officers from the Montclair (CA) Police Department were called to respond to reports that a man was throwing rocks at passing cars. […]


    2019 Law Enforcement Media Guide
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 16:08 by Officer

    Solutions You Need — A Partner You Can Trust […]


    Widow of Murdered Officer Angry that New York Governor Will Let Cop Killer Vote
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 16:03 by POLICE Magazine

    Diane Piagentini—widow of Officer Joseph Piagentini, who was assassinated along with Officer Waverly Jones in a 1971 ambush—is angry that Governor Andrew Cuomo will allow three-time cop-killer Herman Bell to vote in Thursday’s Democratic primary. […]


    Canadian Civilians Detain DUI Driver Until Police Arrive
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 15:50 by POLICE Magazine

    Officers from the Barrie Police Department in Ontario, Canada responded to a local restaurant when some concerned citizens spotted a man they believed to be driving under the influence pull into the parking lot. […]


    Kentucky Officer Shot, Gunman Dead in Gunfight at Highway Rest Stop
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 15:48 by POLICE Magazine

    Scott County Sheriff Tony Hampton identified the critically wounded deputy as 28-year-old Jaime Morales, who has been with the sheriff’s office for about two and a half years. […]


    Texas Task Force Arrest Man, Seize $33K in Illegal Drugs in Raid
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 15:43 by POLICE Magazine

    Deputies with the Fort Bend County (TX) Sheriff’s Office confiscated 6.5 pounds of marijuana, 198 THC vapes, Xanax and a more than $7,000 cash in a raid on Friday. […]


    Chicago Officer Dies by Suicide Inside Her Personally Owned Vehicle
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 15:40 by POLICE Magazine

    A police officer with the Chicago Police Department died by suicide in her personally owned vehicle on Wednesday, according to NBC-Chicago. The officer has not yet been identified. […]


    Chicago Officer Dies by Suicide Inside Her Personally Owned Vehicle
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 15:40 by POLICE Magazine

    A police officer with the Chicago Police Department died by suicide in her personally owned vehicle on Wednesday. The officer has not yet been identified. […]


    Oregon “Cop Watcher” Faces Charges of Violating Stalking Restrictions
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 15:39 by POLICE Magazine

    A man who had been ordered to stay away from Portland Police Chief Danielle Outlaw has turned himself into police for violating that court order. […]


    Minnesota Marine Units Train Together for Maritime Emergencies
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 15:37 by POLICE Magazine

    Marine units from federal, state, and local agencies teamed up with the United States Coast Guard for a training exercise on the Mississippi River in the Minneapolis – St. Paul area on Wednesday. […]


    Boston Police Launch Effort to Prevent Officers Dying by Suicide
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 15:32 by POLICE Magazine

    As part of National Suicide Prevention Week, Boston Police Commissioner William Gross, the Boston Police Foundation, and the National Society for the Prevention of Suicide are launching a public awareness campaign aimed at reducing suicide by both officers and civilians alike. […]


    Texas Officer Collapses and Dies Following Pursuit of Suspect Car Thief
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 15:29 by POLICE Magazine

    Officer David Tinsley of the Fort Wayne (TX) Police Department reportedly died from Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease according to an autopsy report issued Wednesday morning from the Allen County Coroner’s Office. Fort Wayne Police Chief Steve Reed called Tinsley “a cop’s cop.” […]


    Video: Texas Officer Collapses and Dies Following Pursuit of Suspected Car Thief
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 15:29 by POLICE Magazine

    Officer David Tinsley of the Fort Wayne (TX) Police Department reportedly died from Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease according to an autopsy report issued Wednesday morning from the Allen County Coroner’s Office. Fort Wayne Police Chief Steve Reed called Tinsley “a cop’s cop.” […]


    Video: Indiana Officer Collapses and Dies Following Pursuit of Suspected Car Thief
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 15:29 by POLICE Magazine

    Officer David Tinsley of the Fort Wayne (IN) Police Department reportedly died from Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease according to an autopsy report issued Wednesday morning from the Allen County Coroner’s Office. Fort Wayne Police Chief Steve Reed called Tinsley “a cop’s cop.” […]


    Aerial footage shows deadly shootout that left 1 LEO wounded, 1 suspect dead
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 15:17 by PoliceOne

    By PoliceOne Staff BEXAR COUNTY, Texas — The Texas Department of Public Safety released aerial footage of a deadly Feb. 18 pursuit and shootout that left the suspect dead and one officer wounded. According to News4SA, Ernest Manuel Montelongo g… […]


    ‘How to Murder Your Husband’ author arrested for allegedly killing husband
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 14:27 by PoliceOne

    By Storm Gifford New York Daily News PORTLAND, Ore. — Life has apparently imitated art for one romance writer. In a twist of irony so devious it would have turned Agatha Christie green with envy, Oregon chef Daniel Brophy was found shot to death … […]


    Minnesota Sheriff’s Deputy Survives Head-On Crash With Alleged Drunk Driver
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 13:12 by Officer

    The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office patrol sergeant was not injured and the 25-year-old male driver was booked for DWI into the county jail. […]


    4 key lessons from the Las Vegas shooting response
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 12:43 by PoliceOne

    Author: Nancy PerryOn October 1, 2017, a gunman opened fire on 22,000 Las Vegas concert attendees from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. The gunman fired more than 1,100 rounds over a 10-minute period, leaving 58 people dead and 851… […]


    Police: Ind. officer collapses, dies following chase
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 11:44 by PoliceOne

    Author: Nancy PerryAssociated Press FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Authorities say a northeastern Indiana police officer has collapsed and died following a chase of a man suspected of stealing a vehicle. Fort Wayne police say officers chased a vehicle Monday… […]


    Police: Ind. officer collapses, dies following foot pursuit
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 11:44 by PoliceOne

    Author: Nancy PerryAssociated Press FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Authorities say a northeastern Indiana police officer has collapsed and died following a chase of a man suspected of stealing a vehicle. Fort Wayne police say officers chased a vehicle Monday… […]


    SUREFIRE LAUNCHES NEW 1,000 LUMEN SCOUT LIGHT
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 10:56 by Officer

    SureFire, LLC, manufacturer of the world’s finest—and most innovative—illumination tools and tactical products, is proud to announce the launch of the all new M600U Scout Light. […]


    Author of ‘How to Murder Your Husband’ Arrested for Allegedly Killing Her Husband
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 10:44 by Officer

    Nancy Crampton-Brophy, the writer of sensuous mysteries such as “Hell on the Heart” and “The Wrong Husband,” was arrested for murder on Sept. 5 — more than three months after the death of her spouse. […]


    Police chief: Detroit food truck owner who refuses to serve LEOs has been ‘hostile’ in past
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 10:40 by PoliceOne

    Author: Nancy PerryBy PoliceOne Staff DETROIT — Detroit Police Chief James Craig said that a food truck owner who refuses to serve law enforcement has been “hostile” to officers in the past, according to The Detroit News. Rocky Coronado’s decision not to serve police sparked national response after she initially posted about it online on […]


    Washington Teens Ignore Store Clerk When He Collapses, Then Return to Steal Cash
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 10:37 by Officer

    Auburn police say they have identified two teenagers who were caught on a widely viewed surveillance video stealing from a gas-station convenience store after the clerk collapsed with an apparent health issue. […]


    Kentucky Sheriff’s Deputy in Critical Condition After Shooting at Rest Stop
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 10:26 by Officer

    A Scott County Sheriff’s deputy was in critical condition Wednesday after being involved in a shooting late Tuesday night that left a fugitive dead. […]


    La. officer killed in highway collision
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 10:17 by PoliceOne

    Author: Nancy PerryBy PoliceOne Staff MONTGOMERY, La. — Officer Kirt Ricks III of the Montgomery Police Department died Sept. 7 as a result of injuries sustained in a traffic collision. Ricks, 24, lost control of his 2006 Ford Crown Victoria patr… […]


    Body cam video shared after NC cop cleared in fatal OIS
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 10:05 by PoliceOne

    Author: Nancy PerryAssociated Press WINSTON-SALEM, NC — A white North Carolina police officer has been cleared of wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of a black man prosecutors say kept reaching for a handgun during a traffic stop. News outlets report Forsyth County District Attorney Jim O’Neill announced the clearing of Winston-Salem police Officer Dalton McGuire […]


    Video shows shooting of LAPD officer, suspect
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 09:59 by PoliceOne

    Author: Nancy PerryAssociated Press LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Police Department has released video from a shooting last month that killed a gunman and left an officer with a gunshot wound to her leg. The edited footage posted online Monday is from officer-worn body cameras and a police car dash-cam. It shows an officer […]


    Police: Miss. dispatcher beaten on duty suffers brain bleed
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 09:48 by PoliceOne

    Author: Nancy PerryAssociated Press CLARKSDALE, Miss. — Mississippi police say a man entered the Clarksdale Police Department and attacked an on-duty dispatcher, leaving her with a bleeding brain and broken arm. WREG-TV reports Stacy Clark is charged with aggravated assault. Police say Barbara King was the only dispatcher on duty Wednesday when Clark entered the […]


    The Wanderer 9-1-1 Call
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 09:00 by Officer

    Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia. Today, someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s every 65 seconds. […]


    Deputy Seen Running Baby Into ER Reunites With Child and His Family
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 06:45 by Officer

    Dramatic video from last month showed a Los Angeles sheriff’s deputy rush a toddler into an emergency room, ultimately saving the child’s life. […]


    Feds Use Facial Recognition to Catch 2nd Person Trying to Enter U.S. Illegally
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 06:43 by Officer

    In the last three weeks, the technology at Washington’s Dulles International Airport has been used to catch two imposters trying to illegally enter the U.S. […]


    Head-On Crash Results In Fire Following Police Pursuit In Miami
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 06:41 by Officer

    Two people were injured Tuesday afternoon after a car caught fire following a chase and crash in Miami, authorities said. […]


    Bear Attacks Off-Duty NYPD Detective
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 06:19 by Officer

    An off-duty NYPD detective survived a hairy encounter with an unusual burglar — a hungry black bear that wandered into his Orange County garage and clawed through his shirt. […]


    Judge Denies Request to Take Death Penalty Off the Table for Accused Cop-Killer
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 06:13 by Officer

    A judge denied a request from defense lawyers for Markeith Loyd on Tuesday, seeking to prevent prosecutors from seeking the death penalty against the accused killer. […]


    Florida Deputy Who Rescued Drowning Man: ‘Adrenaline Kicked In’
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 05:56 by Officer

    Pasco County Deputy Taylor Grant’s actions helped save the life a man discovered unconscious at a home last week. […]


    Dallas Police Chief Orders Review After Pepper Balls Used at Protest
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 05:17 by Officer

    The Dallas police chief is questioning whether pepper balls should have been used to control the crowd at Monday night’s protest against police brutality. […]


    Massachusetts Police Officer Struck by Fleeing SUV Back on Job
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 05:07 by Officer

    More than 18 months after being struck by a vehicle that had been involved in a break-in, Officer Luis W. Santos has returned to work at the Auburn Police Department. […]


    Texas Trooper Shot in the Hand
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 05:03 by Officer

    A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper was shot in the hand and several people arrested Tuesday night at an apartment complex in north Harris County […]


    Texas Trooper Shot in the Hand
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 05:03 by Officer

    A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper was shot in the hand and several people arrested Tuesday night at an apartment complex in north Harris County […]


    Research Analysis: Intubation curriculum increases first pass success
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 05:00 by EMS1

    A study of over 5,000 intubations demonstrates the value of continuous quality improvement […]


    Baltimore Police Officials Say They Are Changing ‘Open Checkbook’ Culture on Overtime
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 04:53 by Officer

    Baltimore Police Deputy Commissioner Andre Bonaparte told City Council members Monday that the agency was working on plans to boost hiring and change its overtime culture but continues to struggle with a shortage of officers. […]


    Federal pursuit of anti-kickback statute takes millions from local EMS
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 01:39 by EMS1

    Expert witness commentary on the recent Paramedics Plus litigation, in which the government alleged violations of the federal Anti-Kickback Statute […]


    4 actions to improve EMS employee engagement and satisfaction
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 01:28 by EMS1

    Use these actions to positively improve employee engagement and satisfaction by demonstrating value and appreciation […]


    Need for ballistic vests, MCI Response Compliment underscored by Cincinnati MCI
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 00:18 by Firerescue1

    Cincinnati Fire Chief Roy Winston credits coordinated police and fire operations for saving countless lives within the Fifth Third Center […]


    Need for ballistic vests, MCI Response Complement underscored by Cincinnati MCI
    Posted September 12th, 2018 @ 00:18 by Firerescue1

    Cincinnati Fire Chief Roy Winston credits coordinated police and fire operations for saving countless lives within the Fifth Third Center […]


    Fla. county uses $548K FEMA grant to equip ambulances with CPR devices
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 23:51 by EMS1

    Chest compression machines will be placed on ambulances throughout the county and eliminate the possibility of minor mistakes when a human performs CPR […]


    Police: Driver smoked marijuana prior to Pa. ambulance crash
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 23:47 by EMS1

    Officials said a teen admitted to smoking marijuana before pulling out in front of an ambulance, resulting in a crash that injured an EMT and a paramedic […]


    Paramedic, EMT hurt in Pa. ambulance crash
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 23:47 by EMS1

    Officials said a teen admitted to smoking marijuana before pulling out in front of an ambulance, resulting in a crash that injured an EMT and a paramedic […]


    Mich. fire dept. awarded $2.4M to hire 15 firefighters
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 23:42 by Firerescue1

    The SAFER grant was awarded to the Rochester Fire Department to help the department comply with staffing, response and operational standards […]


    Video: Bald eagle lands on fire truck during 9/11 tribute
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 23:35 by Firerescue1

    The national bird landed on top of a firefighters’ aerial truck parked on a highway overpass in the northern Minneapolis suburb of Coon Rapids […]


    Miss., Mo. senators seek answers on air ambulance billing
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 23:06 by EMS1

    Sen. Roger Wicker and Sen. Claire McCaskill sent a letter to Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao outlining concerns over possible consumer abuses […]


    Texas fire chief gives overview of federal report on firefighter’s death
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 22:59 by Firerescue1

    San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood offered his interpretation of a federal report to be released this week that examines the death of firefighter Scott Deem […]


    Police: Fla. hospital patient stole ambulance because he ‘needed a car’
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 22:54 by EMS1

    Michael Paul was arrested after stealing an ambulance from a hospital because he “needed” a ride home after being discharged […]


    First responders across US traveling to help with Hurricane Florence
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 22:50 by EMS1

    Responders from California, Indiana, New Hampshire and Colorado are heading to the East Coast to assist in any needed rescue efforts […]


    Stroke destination: An opportunity for innovation in system design
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 22:48 by EMS1

    Solutions to the transportation decision challenges raised by research like the DAWN trial and DEFUSE-3 trial […]


    First responders across US traveling to help with Hurricane Florence
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 22:45 by Firerescue1

    Responders from California, Indiana, New Hampshire and Colorado are heading to the East Coast to assist in any needed rescue efforts […]


    2 hunters cited after firing rifles toward wildland firefighters
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 22:37 by Firerescue1

    Firefighting in the area was temporarily halted once gunfire was detected, and 14 U.S. and Australian firefighters were evacuated to the nearby ski lodge […]


    ‘The storm of a lifetime’: Emergency agencies prepare for Hurricane Florence
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 22:33 by Firerescue1

    As the Category 4 hurricane barrels toward the East Coast, thousands of first responders are preparing for what could be a disastrous aftermath […]


    ‘The storm of a lifetime’: Emergency agencies prepare for Hurricane Florence
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 22:11 by EMS1

    As the Category 4 hurricane barrels toward the East Coast, thousands of first responders are preparing for what could be a disastrous aftermath […]


    Video: LAPD Releases Video of Officer Shot at Point Blank Range During Traffic Stop
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:58 by POLICE Magazine

    The Los Angeles Police Department has released video on YouTube from a July shooting at a traffic stop that left an officer with a gunshot wound to her leg. The agency released the 10-minute video under a new policy that requires such recordings to be made public within 45 days of an officer-involved shooting. […]


    Florida Police Officer Teaches Disadvantaged Kids Boxing, Life Skills
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:51 by POLICE Magazine

    Officer Dennis Small with the Tampa Bay (FL) Police Department is the lead instructor for that agency’s Police Athletic League boxing program. […]


    Massachusetts Officer Struck by Car in February Returns to Duty
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:48 by POLICE Magazine

    Officer Luis Santos with the Auburn (MA) Police Department has returned to duty, according to a post on the Auburn Police Association Facebook page. […]


    Man Tries to Choke California K-9 with its Own Leash
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:46 by POLICE Magazine

    Officers with the Moreno Valley (CA) Police Department were attempting to arrest a man suspected of holding a woman hostage in his car when the subject tried to choke a K-9 with his own collar. […]


    Kansas Police Arrest Man for Shooting at 2 Kansas City Police Vehicles
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:43 by POLICE Magazine

    Officers with the Kansas City (KS) Police Department were able to identify and arrest a man who is suspected of shooting at two parked KCKPD squad cars at the department’s Traffic Support Unit. […]


    Subject Brutally Beats Mississippi Dispatcher at Police Station
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:41 by POLICE Magazine

    A Mississippi dispatcher was brutally beaten last week when a man showed up at the police department and attacked her, police said. […]


    NYPD Marks 9/11 Anniversary with Twitter Tribute to Fallen First Responders
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:38 by POLICE Magazine

    The NYPD paid tribute to those first responders with a series of Twitter posts—one for each NYPD officer and several others paying tribute to the FDNY and PAPD, as well as for those who died at the Pentagon and in Shanksville (PA) on Flight 93. […]


    PoliceOne Webinar: Navigating electronic offender monitoring in the digital world
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:37 by PoliceOne

    The webinar is sponsored by Numerex In this webinar, participants will learn how to start a remote, electronic offender monitoring program, how electronic monitoring works, get an update on the latest ankle bracelet technology, and the value propositio… […]


    PoliceOne Webinar: The value of electronic offender monitoring in the digital world
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:37 by PoliceOne

    Author: Nancy PerryThe webinar is sponsored by Sierra Wireless In this webinar, participants will learn how to start a remote, electronic offender monitoring program, how electronic monitoring works, get an update on the latest ankle bracelet technolog… […]


    Handcuffed Man in Back Seat of Squad Car Obtains Gun, Kills Himself
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:36 by POLICE Magazine

    A man handcuffed and sitting in the back of a Spotsylvania County (VA) Sheriff’s Office squad car reportedly was able to get his hands in front of him, obtain a gun from a “restricted area” of the vehicle, and shoot himself in the head, leaving him with a wound that would ultimately kill him. […]


    Editorial: The evolving role of LE in disaster response
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:35 by PoliceOne

    By Sheriff Leon Lott, P1 Contributor As Hurricane Florence bears down on the Carolinas – unquestionably the greatest storm threat to the Eastern Seaboard thus far in the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season – law enforcement agencies like the Ric… […]


    Toddler Hands New York Trooper a Bag of Drugs During Traffic Stop
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:30 by POLICE Magazine

    The New York State Police issued a statement detailing a traffic stop during which a 3-year-old child handed a trooper a bag of marijuana. […]


    Washington Officers Cleared of Wrongdoing in Non-Fatal OIS of Armed Man
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 15:30 by POLICE Magazine

    The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office has determined that two law enforcement officers were justified in shooting a man who was wielding a bolt-action rifle in March. […]


    Indiana Police Officer Dies Following Foot Pursuit
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 13:19 by Officer

    Fort Wayne Police Officer David Tinsley died Monday following the pursuit of a man suspected of vehicle theft. […]


    Nation Marks 17th Anniversary of 9/11
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 13:04 by Officer

    It was another Tuesday morning in September, this one beneath grey skies, as the loved ones of the 2,753 New York victims of 9/11 marked 17 years since the World Trade Center attacks. […]


    NYPD honors officers who died on Sept. 11 with Twitter tribute
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 12:36 by PoliceOne

    By PoliceOne Staff NEW YORK — The New York Police Department marked the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks Tuesday by dedicating their Twitter account to posts remembering NYPD officers who gave their lives during response and rescue efforts. “In remembrance of those we lost on September 11, 2001, and those we […]


    Photos: U.S. marks 9/11 with somber tributes
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 11:44 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press NEW YORK — Americans looked back on 9/11 Tuesday with solemn ceremonies, volunteer service and a presidential tribute to “the moment when America fought back” on one of the hijacked planes used as weapons in the deadliest terror attack on U.S. soil. Thousands of 9/11 victims’ relatives, survivors, rescuers and others who gathered […]


    Fla. judge denies request to take death penalty off table for accused cop killer
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 10:26 by PoliceOne

    By Jeff Weiner Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO, Fla. — A judge denied a request from defense lawyers for Markeith Loyd on Tuesday, seeking to prevent prosecutors from seeking the death penalty against the accused killer. After Loyd’s arrest in the killings of Orlando police Lt. Debra Clayton and Sade Dixon, Loyd’s pregnant ex-girlfriend, Orange-Osceola State Attorney […]


    Calif. woman shot after rushing officer with lawn sheers
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 10:15 by PoliceOne

    By Jessica Johnson The Fresno Bee DINUBA, Calif. — A 52-year-old woman was shot by Dinuba police Monday afternoon when she reportedly threatened an officer with lawn sheers. The shooting took place around 3:40 p.m. in the 300 block of South M Str… […]


    How did an undercover cop get an Ohio man to confess to murder?
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 09:58 by PoliceOne

    By Ed Balint The Repository KENT, Ohio — Driving to McDonald’s in Kent, the undercover police officer spoke into a recording device. In a flat, businesslike voice, she rattled off information. The date: April, 20, 2018. The time: 8:06 a.m. The covert interview subject: Philip Snider. For a long stretch, the Hartville police officer drove […]


    Prosecutor: Wash. cops justified in OIS of man wielding rifle
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 09:51 by PoliceOne

    By Chad Sokol The Spokesman-Review SPOKANE, Wash. — The Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office has determined two law enforcement officers were justified when they shot a man who was wielding a bolt-action rifle in a Hillyard neighborhood apart… […]


    Wis. police chief resigns in wake of video
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 09:43 by PoliceOne

    By Chris Rickert The Wisconsin State Journal DEFOREST, Wis. — Three months after DeForest officials became aware of an 11-year-old video of the village’s police chief making racist comments, the chief has resigned with a six-figure severanc… […]


    Missing Kan. woman found after she and a man dragged officer with car
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 09:32 by PoliceOne

    By Kaitlyn Alanis The Wichita Eagle LIBERAL, Kan. — Almost one month ago, Shaila Schlenz was reported missing in Liberal, Kansas. The woman, in her 20s, had last been seen on July 5, 2018, the Liberal Police Department posted. Now, a few weeks la… […]


    Calif. police shoot at former cop who drove through high school football field
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 09:22 by PoliceOne

    By Jim Guy Fresno Bee GILROY, Calif. — A Fresno man who is former cop was shot at by a Gilroy police officer Sunday after allegedly driving toward the officer on a high school campus. Gilroy police Capt. Joseph Deras identified the suspect as Cha… […]


    The Lighter, Stronger, Bolt-free Ballistic Shield
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 09:00 by Officer

    The boltless X-Series handshields use a next-gen ballistic fabric from Honeywell called SpectraShield to reduce weight by 20% […]


    Product Review: FLIR Breach PTQ136
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 09:00 by Officer

    Purpose-built for law enforcement, the FLIR Breach has many modern features at a good price. […]


    Remembering 9/11
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 07:43 by Officer

    It’s been 17 years since the day that forever changed our nation and our city. Each year, memorials and tributes are held in remembrance of those who died in the attacks. […]


    Body Camera Footage Shows Florida Deputy Save Man From Drowning
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 07:41 by Officer

    Body camera footage shows Pasco County Deputy Taylor Grant jump a fence that’s almost 10 feet tall before he takes off running towards the water. […]


    Deputies Reunite With Baby Whose Life They Saved
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 07:38 by Officer

    Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputies Tyler Milton and Alissa Farrington rushed little Steven Hanna to the hospital after his father was stopped for driving erratically. […]


    Border Patrol Agent Shot At
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 07:11 by Officer

    A Border Patrol agent was shot at while patrolling about a half mile west of the San Ysidro Port of Entry early Sunday. […]


    Dashcam Video Shows LAPD Officer Shot at Point-Blank Range
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 07:05 by Officer

    Los Angeles police on Monday released a video of a gang member shooting a female officer at point-blank range during a July traffic stop in the San Fernando Valley and her partner subsequently fatally wounding the gunman. […]


    3-Year-Old Hands New York Troopers Bag of Marijuana
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 06:46 by Officer

    A 3-year-old girl shocked state troopers when she reached under the front seat of the car she was riding in and handed them a bag of marijuana, according to state police. […]


    Teen Charged as Adult in Shooting of Colorado Police Officer
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 06:13 by Officer

    The Arapahoe County district attorney charged a 17-year-old as an adult Thursday in connection with the shooting of a Cherry Hills Village Police Department officer and a home burglary. […]


    Panic Button App Reduces Response Times at South Carolina Schools
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 06:04 by Officer

    The panic button application was installed into all the schools in the School District of Newberry County at the start of the school year and administrators and public safety first responders are already praising the results of the technology. […]


    Florida Woman Unleashes Dog on Deputy
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 05:58 by Officer

    A 31-year-old woman was arrested Saturday after the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said she unleashed her St. Bernard on one person and then on a responding deputy, who shot the dog. […]


    Texas Sheriff Seeks to Add Psychologist to Staff
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 05:49 by Officer

    In the wake of a string of arrests involving his deputies, Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar is looking to add a psychologist to his staff to screen future applicants and help officers manage stress. […]


    Jury Selection Continues in Trial of Chicago Police Officer
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 05:42 by Officer

    Four people were chosen Monday on the first day of jury selection in the trial of Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke, who faces first-degree murder charges in the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald. […]


    New York Police K-9 Who Died After Being Ejected During a Pursuit Mourned at Memorial Service
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 05:31 by Officer

    Officers and residents gathered Monday to pay their respects to Riverhead Police K-9 Rocky, who was killed on Sept. 2 after the dog was ejected from a vehicle involved in a pursuit. […]


    Five keys to establishing and operating a successful incident command
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 02:06 by Firerescue1

    Keep clear and visible lines of command and continuously observe, orient, decide and act to bring calm to the chaos at an emergency scene […]


    Fire chief: Are you considering providing ambulance service?
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 01:43 by Firerescue1

    Think twice and consider community demographics and need before pursuing additional revenue through adding an ambulance service […]


    Matchmaking for the volunteer fire chief
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 01:28 by Firerescue1

    The successful fire chief will empower volunteer firefighters by matching their skills to the right role and allowing them to contribute fully […]


    Fire and EMS agencies remember 9/11 with social media tributes
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 01:21 by EMS1

    On the 17th anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks, agencies around the country are honoring the day with remembrance posts […]


    Product News: 11 SWAT & Tactical Products
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 01:00 by Officer

    Brand New rugged duty gear and equipment […]


    Photos: U.S. marks 9/11 with somber tributes
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 00:28 by EMS1

    Each year at ground zero, victims’ relatives infuse the ceremony with personal messages of remembrance, inspiration and concern […]


    Fire and EMS agencies remember 9/11 with social media tributes
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 00:27 by Firerescue1

    On the 17th anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks, agencies around the country are honoring the day with remembrance posts […]


    Off-duty Wis. firefighter attacked helping woman who collapsed
    Posted September 11th, 2018 @ 00:20 by Firerescue1

    West Allis Firefighter and EMT Chad Staszak was assisting a woman who had collapsed at a music festival when he was struck in the head from behind […]


    U.S. marks 9/11 with somber tributes
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 23:42 by Firerescue1

    Each year at ground zero, victims’ relatives infuse the ceremony with personal messages of remembrance, inspiration and concern […]


    Photos: U.S. marks 9/11 with somber tributes
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 23:42 by Firerescue1

    Each year at ground zero, victims’ relatives infuse the ceremony with personal messages of remembrance, inspiration and concern […]


    Mom of 8-month-old attacked by dog thanks first responders
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 23:34 by EMS1

    Baby Naomi spent two days in intensive care after being attacked by the family dog, and her mother, Alyssa Monnier, had the chance to thank her rescuers […]


    Enjoy your day – buy a coffee’
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 23:03 by EMS1

    A note left on the windshield of an ambulance blocking a driveway in England encouraged the EMS crew to enjoy their day, with money attached for a coffee stop […]


    Ambulance crew finds note: ‘Enjoy your day – buy a coffee’
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 23:03 by EMS1

    A note left on the windshield of an ambulance blocking a driveway in England encouraged the EMS crew to enjoy their day, with money attached for a coffee stop […]


    Ambulance crew finds note: ‘Enjoy your day – buy a coffee’
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 23:03 by EMS1

    A note left on the windshield of an ambulance blocking a driveway in England encouraged the EMS crew to enjoy their day, with money attached for a coffee stop […]


    Man attacks paramedic with knife during altercation at hospital
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 23:02 by EMS1

    Danny Jay Williamson was charged with second-degree battery after allegedly cutting a paramedic with a knife at a Little Rock hospital […]


    Paramedic injured in knife attack at hospital, suspect arrested
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 23:02 by EMS1

    Danny Jay Williamson was charged with second-degree battery after allegedly cutting a paramedic with a knife at a Little Rock hospital […]


    New York Mets visit FDNY firehouse to commemorate 9/11
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 22:15 by Firerescue1

    “As many fans as the Mets have, that’s awesome that they don’t forget the guys who passed away on 9/11,” FDNY firefighter Juan Rivera said […]


    Fire union: More than 1K FDNY members suffer from Ground Zero illnesses 17 years after 9/11
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 22:10 by Firerescue1

    Over 1,000 firefighters and members of the FDNY have been diagnosed with forms of cancer, respiratory problems or other 9/11-related illnesses […]


    Union: Over 1K in FDNY suffer from Ground Zero illnesses 17 years later
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 22:10 by Firerescue1

    Over 1,000 firefighters and members of the FDNY have been diagnosed with forms of cancer, respiratory problems or other 9/11-related illnesses […]


    Last San Diego volunteer fire department approved for dissolution
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 21:52 by Firerescue1

    The Julian Cuyamaca Fire Protection District is the last volunteer fire department in the county that responds to medical emergencies and structure fires in the area […]


    Last San Diego County volunteer fire department approved for dissolution
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 21:52 by Firerescue1

    The Julian Cuyamaca Fire Protection District is the last volunteer fire department in the county that responds to medical emergencies and structure fires in the area […]


    Last San Diego County volunteer FD approved for dissolution
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 21:52 by Firerescue1

    The Julian Cuyamaca Fire Protection District is the last volunteer fire department in the county that responds to medical emergencies and structure fires in the area […]


    Calif. utility company proposes wildfire safety measures
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 21:45 by Firerescue1

    Southern California Edison aims to replace 3,400 miles of overhead power lines with insulated wire to reduce the risk of them sparking […]


    Texas FD arson detection dog missing
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 21:39 by Firerescue1

    Willie, a yellow Labrador, went missing Monday night and the department is asking for the public’s help in finding him […]


    Maine on-duty hospital paramedic arrested for OUI
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 21:34 by EMS1

    Police officers interacting with James W. Perry at the scene of a call allegedly noticed signs of impairment and investigated further […]


    Florida Man Fights Officer Trying to Help
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 17:36 by Officer

    A 23-year-old man was charged with battery on an officer and resisting an officer with violence after an officer tried to get him medical attention. […]


    Ohio Deputy Ruled Justified in Courthouse Shooting
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 17:28 by Officer

    No charges will be filed against a Franklin County Sheriff’s Office deputy who fatally shot a 16-year-old during a scuffle at the Franklin County courthouse this year. […]


    ‘Hometown Heroes’ Banner Honoring Pennsylvania Police Officer Stirs Controversy
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 17:17 by Officer

    What started out as an act of kindness to honor Vandergrift Police Officer Robert Kirkland has caused quite a stir after the borough council voted to have a banner with his image removed. […]


    New study: Perils and protections in dealing with excited delirium
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 16:39 by PoliceOne

    Author: Force Science InstituteReprinted with permission from Force Science News #372 A new study headed by an Advanced Force Science specialist finds that an officer who confronts a subject in the throes of excited delirium stands nearly a 90 percent … […]


    Fallen Pa. cop’s ‘hometown heroes’ banner sparks controversy
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 16:01 by PoliceOne

    Author: Force Science InstituteBy Emily Balser The Tribune-Review VANDERGRIFT, Pa. — What started out as a simple act of kindness to honor a police officer who recently passed away has caused quite a stir in Vandergrift after borough council vote… […]


    Drunk Driver Sentenced for Taunting CHP Officer
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 15:26 by Officer

    A Sacramento man who mimicked a California Highway Patrol officer while driving drunk on Highway 99 in Stanislaus County last year was sentenced to five years in prison. […]


    Have You Forgotten?
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 15:21 by Officer

    Seventeen years later, too many focus on too much that has nothing to do with national pride or how strong we are when we’re united. We need to get back to that WITHOUT the tragedy of the day. […]


    Two Virginia Police Officers Wounded in Shootout
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 15:18 by Officer

    Two Charlottesville police officers and a suspect were wounded in a shootout Saturday evening. […]


    Missouri Deputy Drowns After Patrol Car Washed Off Road
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 15:06 by POLICE Magazine

    Sheriff Arnott told reporters that Roberts had just cleared a call, which was a 911 hang-up, when he radioed in that his car had been washed off the roadway. […]


    New Jersey Officer Wounded When DUI Driver Crashes Into Her Squad Car
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 14:29 by POLICE Magazine

    An officer with the Brick Township (NJ) Police Department was assisting with an investigation of a motor vehicle accident when a suspected drunk driver slammed into her parked squad car. […]


    New Jersey Officer Injured When DUI Driver Crashes Into Her Squad Car
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 14:29 by POLICE Magazine

    An officer with the Brick Township (NJ) Police Department was assisting with an investigation of a motor vehicle accident when a suspected drunk driver slammed into her parked squad car. […]


    Louisiana Officer Killed in Head-On Highway Collision
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 14:15 by POLICE Magazine

    Police Officer Kirt Ricks of the Montgomery (LA) Police Department was killed in a head-on vehicle collision on Friday. […]


    Delaware Police Arrest Man for Impersonating a Police Officer
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 14:11 by POLICE Magazine

    Officers with the Chester Township (DE) Police Department arrested a 29-year-old man—who was driving a vehicle equipped with emergency lights, siren, and a police scanner—for impersonating a law enforcement officer. […]


    Colorado Man Thanks Officer for Saving his Mother from Burning Home
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 14:11 by POLICE Magazine

    When a lit cigarette caused the home of James Rockwell’s mother in Thorton Colorado, it was an officer who shares the same name as his department—Ryan Thorton—who rushed in to save the woman from the flames and smoke. […]


    California Man Gets 5 Years for Mocking CHP Officer While Driving Drunk
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 14:08 by POLICE Magazine

    A California man who mocked a CHP Motor Officer for telling him to put on his seatbelt has been sentenced to five years in jail for being under the influence of alcohol at the time of the incident. […]


    2 Virginia Officers Wounded in Gunfight with Shooting Suspect
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 14:05 by POLICE Magazine

    Two officers with the Charlottesville (VA) Police Department who were responding to a call of shots fired we themselves struck by gunfire by the suspected gunman in the incident. Neither of the officers appears to have life-threatening injuries. […]


    Ohio Officer Back on Duty After Grand Jury Clears Him in OIS
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 14:03 by POLICE Magazine

    An officer with the Kettering (OH) Police Department has returned to duty after a grand jury cleared him of any wrongdoing in the shooting of 31-year-old Wayne Morgan at a traffic stop. […]


    Nobody Hurt When Texas Officer Accidentally Discharges Patrol Rifle at Airport
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 14:02 by POLICE Magazine

    An officer with the Houston (TX) Police Department accidentally discharged his department-issued AR-15 at Hobby Airport in Houston. Three airport employees and two civilians were reportedly nearby but nobody was hurt. […]


    Teen Charged with 32 Counts for Shooting of Colorado Officer
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 14:01 by POLICE Magazine

    A Colorado teenager is facing 32 counts—including attempted first-degree murder of a police officer, three counts of second-degree kidnapping, five counts of first-degree burglary and robbery—for an August 20 incident that left Cherry Hills Police Officer Cory Sack with a gunshot wound to the leg. […]


    Teen Charged with 32 Counts in Shooting of Colorado Officer
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 14:01 by POLICE Magazine

    A Colorado teenager is facing 32 counts—including attempted first-degree murder of a police officer, three counts of second-degree kidnapping, five counts of first-degree burglary and robbery—for an August 20 incident that left Cherry Hills Police Officer Cory Sack with a gunshot wound to the leg. […]


    Video: Cincinnati Police Respond to Active Shooter in Bank Lobby
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 13:56 by POLICE Magazine

    The Cincinnati (OH) Police Department has released body-worn camera footage of four officers responding to an active shooter in a bank lobby last week. The officers—identified as Officer Jennifer Chilton, Officer Antonio Etter, Officer Eric Kaminsky, and Police Specialist Greg Toyeas—were responding to 911 calls saying that a man had opened fire on people at […]


    SC sheriff: Panic button app installed on teachers’ phones
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 13:25 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press NEWBERRY, S.C. — A South Carolina sheriff says a panic button app is being installed on every teacher’s cellphone in his county. Newberry County Sheriff Lee Foster said when someone hits the button, it alerts police, paramedics, firefighters, school administrators and calls 911. Foster says that can save valuable seconds, since first responders […]


    Bank employees back in Cincinnati shooting aftermath
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 13:06 by PoliceOne

    By Dan Sewell Associated Press CINCINNATI — With yellow crime tape still sealing off the lobby entrance, employees returned to work Monday at a downtown bank building in which four people, including the gunman, were killed last week. Some workers at the Fifth Third Bancorp’s headquarters building took breaks to donate blood to the Hoxworth […]


    Indiana Sheriff’s Deputy Struck by Suspected Shoplifter in Mall Parking Lot
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 13:05 by Officer

    A Vanderburgh County deputy sustained minor injuries after he was struck by a vehicle driven by a suspected shoplifter in a mall parking lot Saturday. […]


    Mo. sheriff’s deputy dies when flooding sweeps away car
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 12:53 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press FAIR GROVE, Mo. — Authorities say a Missouri sheriff’s deputy has died after his patrol car was swept away by floodwaters. The Springfield News-Leader reports that 35-year-old Greene County Deputy Aaron Paul Roberts had just returned to service following a 911 hang-up call Friday night when he radioed that his car had been […]


    Dallas cop faces manslaughter charge in neighbor shooting
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 12:45 by PoliceOne

    By Jennifer Emily The Dallas Morning News DALLAS — The Dallas police officer who killed 26-year-old Botham Jean in his own apartment got inside because the door wasn’t locked, a law enforcement official said Sunday. Officer Amber Guyger had just ended a 15-hour shift when she parked on the wrong level of the South Side […]


    Transport Seating with Advanced Space Saving Design
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 12:16 by Officer

    Setina’s laboratory tested, OEM Replacement Seating Systems provide Maximum Legroom. Available with our Center Pull SeatBelt System or New SmartBelt System. SmartBelt is designed with Automatic Locking and Officer Warning Light. Both systems… […]


    SRO Bailout Bag Essentials
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 12:00 by POLICE Magazine

    Are you ready for an active shooter call? SRO Rich Portwood takes you through his recommendations for what you need in your bailout bag. […]


    Why cops should seek firearms training outside of law enforcement
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 11:58 by PoliceOne

    Author: Warren WilsonCops don’t go to neighborhood barbecues. At least, we don’t really like to. Between the tired jokes, the stories of someone being wrongly cited or the possibility of seeing someone you’ve encountered at work, it&r… […]


    NYPD Divers Rescue Family Trapped Inside Submerged Vehicle
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 10:48 by Officer

    A Queens family who pulled their pickup onto a Breezy Point beach to go fishing were pulled out of the water Sunday evening when high tide came in and flooded their truck. […]


    Stay cool with a Thin Blue Line Cool Cap
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 10:05 by Officer

    The New Seer Cool Cap with ultra-wicking construction combined with the COOLJADE™ infused yarn decreases the skin surface temperature up to 10° F. The Cool Cap is stretchy, lightweight, breathable and comfortable for all day use. The All New Seer… […]


    The Cheata Bikes Automatic Motor Bicycle – Patrol Edition
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 09:00 by Officer

    The Cheata Bikes “Patrol Edition” is a trendsetting fully automatic motor bicycle that pairs retro design with modern technology and provide a unique and innovative way to engage and patrol your community.These street legal motor bicycles are… […]


    How spectrometers can aid crime scene investigations
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 07:53 by PoliceOne

    Author: Linda GilbertsonScience and technology play a major role in the current criminal justice system. From crime scene to investigation to trial, police departments use an array of technology-based scientific processes for evidence collection and ha… […]


    Officer Fatigue Issue Raised by Dallas Police Chief After Shooting
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 07:09 by Officer

    Dallas Police officers have expressed concerns about being overworked and exhausted. […]


    K-9 Chases Down Suspect and Holds Him Until Deputy Can Slap On Handcuffs
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 07:07 by Officer

    A suspect learned not to run from a K-9 officer, the hard way. […]


    Florida Police Stop Girlfriend So Her Boyfriend Can Propose
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 07:04 by Officer

    This driver is about to be thrilled she got pulled over, as it was all a ploy for her boyfriend to propose. […]


    Unions Call on NYPD to Loosen Rules for Retired Cops With 9/11-Related Illnesses to Get Disability Pensions
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 06:49 by Officer

    Strict NYPD rules force retired cops with 9/11-related ailments to battle through red tape to prove they were present at Ground Zero in order to get disability pensions — even though the records they need may be lost. […]


    California Police Officer Injured in Crash During Arrest
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 06:42 by Officer

    A police officer was injured while arresting a criminal suspect in Santa Cruz after a passing vehicle crashed into a patrol car. […]


    New York Police Officer Pulls Child From Hot Car With Mother OD’d in Front Seat
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 06:11 by Officer

    A 3-year-old girl was pulled from inside a hot car Tuesday night in Cheektowaga after police said an officer found the girl’s mother overdosed on heroin and slumped over the center console with a needle sticking out of her arm. […]


    Texas Police Release Body Camera Footage From Fatal Shooting
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 06:05 by Officer

    Arlington police released body-camera footage Thursday from the fatal shooting of a man who drove away while an officer had his arm inside the window. […]


    Dallas Police Officer Charged With Manslaughter
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 05:58 by Officer

    The Dallas police officer who fatally shot a man in his apartment Thursday night was arrested Sunday night on a manslaughter charge. […]


    Louisiana Police Officer Killed in Crash
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 05:35 by Officer

    Montgomery Police Officer Kirt Ricks III died in a crash after he lost control of his patrol car Friday night. […]


    Missouri Sheriff’s Deputy Dies After Patrol Car Washed Away
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 05:19 by Officer

    Greene County Sheriff’s Deputy Aaron Paul Roberts drowned when his patrol car was washed off the road by floodwaters at a low-water crossing on Cabin Creek Road Friday night. […]


    Treat, rather than numb the pain
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 01:33 by Firerescue1

    Warriors heart finds alcohol abuse is the most common addiction in veterans and first responders […]


    Treat, rather than numb the pain
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 01:27 by EMS1

    Warriors heart finds alcohol abuse is the most common addiction in veterans and first responders […]


    Prove it: Administering NTG to patients with inferior wall myocardial infarction
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 01:04 by EMS1

    A new study suggests there may not be any clinical benefits to administering NTG to treat chest pain caused by myocardial ischemia […]


    Limiting firefighter exposure to asbestos after a disaster
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 00:54 by Firerescue1

    Keep firefighter safety and health top of mind during the disaster recovery process […]


    Avoidable sepsis infections send thousands of older patients to gruesome deaths
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 00:25 by EMS1

    A federal report found that care related to sepsis was the most common reason given for transfers of nursing home residents to hospitals […]


    3 brothers fight fire side by side
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 00:09 by Firerescue1

    Three of 11 siblings, Roman, River and Roshua carry a bond built over a lifetime to each call […]


    3 brothers fight fire side by side
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 00:09 by Firerescue1

    Three of 11 siblings, Roman, River and Roshua carry a bond built over a lifetime to each call […]


    Special Santa Fe firefighting group put to test in recent blaze
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 00:02 by Firerescue1

    The four-firefighter Rapid Extraction Module, with paramedics and ropes technicians, is trained to remove and transport injured firefighters using an off-road vehicle […]


    Elderly patient falls cost medics time, money
    Posted September 10th, 2018 @ 00:01 by EMS1

    A new study suggests paramedics are spending a month’s worth of time each year assisting geriatric patients after falls […]


    Wis. FD delivers 2 babies in 12 hours
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 23:57 by Firerescue1

    Four paramedics and eight EMTs assisted in the birth of two newborns over the course of 12 hours […]


    Wis. FD delivers 2 babies in 12 hours
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 23:54 by EMS1

    Four paramedics and eight EMTs assisted in the birth of two newborns over the course of 12 hours […]


    Ala. city reviewing options to increase enforcement of ambulance service
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 23:54 by EMS1

    First Response ambulance has had a monopoly on ambulance transport in the city since 2014, but has failed to meet response times mandated by city ordinance […]


    Ala. city reviewing options to increase oversight of ambulance service
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 23:54 by EMS1

    First Response ambulance has had a monopoly on ambulance transport in the city since 2014, but has failed to meet response times mandated by city ordinance […]


    Flight 93 chime tower an ‘everlasting concert by our heroes’
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 23:07 by Firerescue1

    Each chime generates a distinctive sound, and rows of trees that ring the site symbolize sound waves […]


    14-year-old boy crashes into ambulance with stolen car
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 22:56 by EMS1

    The boy and three friends failed to stop at a red light and hit an AREA Services Ambulance […]


    14-year-old boy crashes into ambulance with stolen car
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 22:56 by EMS1

    The boy and three friends failed to stop at a red light and hit an AREA Services Ambulance […]


    Discarded cigarette causes $150K worth of fire damage in Calif. apartment building
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 22:38 by Firerescue1

    Four Santa Rosa Fire engines and a ladder truck responded to the blaze and brought the flames under control from a second-story balcony […]


    Discarded cigarette causes $150K in damage to Calif. apartment
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 22:38 by Firerescue1

    Four Santa Rosa Fire engines and a ladder truck responded to the blaze and brought the flames under control from a second-story balcony […]


    Firefighters educate college students in fire safety using mock smoke
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 22:27 by Firerescue1

    College students had lessons in fire safety that included using extinguishers and checking out a “smoky” hallway […]


    N.M. paramedics begin patient home visit program for repeat 911 callers
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 22:17 by EMS1

    The initial goal of the program is to help reduce the patient’s reliance on the 911 system and emergency room […]


    Reflecting on 9/11 and the superhero first responder
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 22:15 by Firerescue1

    In the years since Sept. 11, 2001, firefighters have been elevated in TV shows, movies and advertising as modern heroes […]


    Fla. man fights officer trying to offer help
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 18:47 by PoliceOne

    By FDN Staff Northwest Florida Daily News NICEVILLE, Fla. — A 23-year-old man was charged with battery on an officer and resisting an officer with violence after an officer tried to get him medical attention. A Niceville police officer was called to an apartment about someone trespassing. When he got there, he discovered that the […]


    Dallas PD investigating case of cop who entered wrong apartment, shot man
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 18:06 by PoliceOne

    By Jennifer Emily The Dallas Morning News Updated 1:30 p.m. Saturday: This story has been updated with additional comments from Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and comments from Dallas Police Association President Mike Mata and Dallas Police Chief U. Renee Hall. DALLAS — Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings said Saturday he supports Police Chief U. Renee Hall’s […]


    Police unions to NYPD: Loosen rules for retired cops with 9/11-related ailments to get disability
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 16:30 by PoliceOne

    By Graham Rayman New York Daily News NEW YORK — Strict NYPD rules force retired cops with 9/11-related ailments to battle through red tape to prove they were present at Ground Zero in order to get disability pensions — even though the records they need may be lost, local politicians and union leaders charge. “We […]


    Video shows Ohio cops responding to deadly bank shooting
    Posted September 9th, 2018 @ 15:00 by PoliceOne

    By OJN Staff Ohio Journal-News “Running towards the gunfire, officers spotted a lone gunman actively firing shots in the first-floor lobby of the building,” said Cincinnati Police Chief Eliot Isaac during a news conference Friday, one day after a deadly shooting on Fountain Square. And what came next he and Mayor John Cranley described as […]


    Woman mistakes dynamite for candle during power outage
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 21:52 by EMS1

    A quarter stick of dynamite exploded in her hand, leaving her at risk of losing one or more of her fingers and also causing severe injuries to her face […]


    Woman suspected of fabricating firefighter husband to collect cash
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 21:43 by Firerescue1

    Ashley Bemis is suspected of creating a nonexistent husband to bilk good Samaritans out of at least $11,000 in donations she claimed would help firefighters […]


    Woman suspected of fabricating firefighter husband to collect cash
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 21:43 by Firerescue1

    Ashley Bemis is suspected of creating a nonexistent husband to bilk good Samaritans out of at least $11,000 in donations she claimed would help firefighters […]


    Ind. firefighters quell blaze, help neighbor give birth
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 21:40 by EMS1

    As firefighters battled a blaze, they heard yelling next door: It was the mother of a 21-year-old woman, saying her daughter was about to give birth […]


    Ind. firefighters quell blaze, help neighbor give birth
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 21:35 by Firerescue1

    As firefighters battled a blaze, they heard yelling next door: It was the mother of a 21-year-old woman, saying her daughter was about to give birth […]


    SC sheriff: Panic button app on teachers’ phones
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 21:32 by EMS1

    Newberry County Sheriff Lee Foster said when someone hits the button, it alerts police, paramedics, firefighters, school administrators and calls 911 […]


    SC sheriff: Panic button app on teachers’ phones
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 21:30 by Firerescue1

    Newberry County Sheriff Lee Foster said when someone hits the button, it alerts police, paramedics, firefighters, school administrators and calls 911 […]


    Ohio cop returns to duty after grand jury clears him in OIS case
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Wayne Baker Dayton Daily News KETTERING, Ohio — After a Montgomery County grand jury declined to indict Kettering police officer Matthew Stull, who shot and wounded a man during a June traffic stop, Stull has returned to full-duty. “He r… […]


    Calif. man arrested after drunkenly mocking cop while driving
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Erin Tracy The Modesto Bee SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A Sacramento man who mimicked a California Highway Patrol officer while driving drunk on Highway 99 in Stanislaus County last year was sentenced to five years in prison, the Stanislaus County Dis… […]


    Teen charged as adult with 32 counts in shooting of Colo. cop
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Noelle Phillips The Denver Post ARAPAHOE, Colo. — The Arapahoe County district attorney charged a 17-year-old as an adult Thursday in connection with the shooting of a Cherry Hills Village Police Department officer and a home burglary. Angelo … […]


    Texas police officer mistakenly fires AR-15 in airport baggage claim
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Nicole Hensley Houston Chronicle HOUSTON — An AR-15 rifle wielded by a Houston police officer mistakenly fired into the floor at the baggage area of Hobby Airport on Thursday night, according to authorities. The on-duty officer was patrolling … […]


    Authorities blame increase in fatal overdoses in Ohio county on fentanyl mix
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 00:37 by EMS1

    Tests to determine which drugs contributed to a fatal overdose can take months, but a preliminary examination points to fentanyl […]


    Pa. man charged after assaulting two medics
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 00:29 by EMS1

    Andrew M. Rimoldi, 28, was charged with aggravated assault, terroristic threats, reckless endangerment, harassment, reckless driving and following too closely […]


    Miss. county launches 911 texting service
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 00:22 by EMS1

    To send a text, the user creates a new message and instead of using a contact or a phone number in the “to,” field, they simply type 911 and send […]


    Fla. county tightens background checks on firefighters
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 00:15 by Firerescue1

    The Polk County Sheriff’s Office has started conducting background checks for county firefighter applicants as a way to tighten regulations on new hires […]


    Wildfire keeps key Calif. highway closed through weekend
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 00:06 by Firerescue1

    A stretch of a major interstate near the California-Oregon border will remain closed through the weekend as crews try to tame a wildfire roaring along the roadway […]


    Calif. house fire kills girl, injures 6 other people
    Posted September 8th, 2018 @ 00:00 by Firerescue1

    A fire official says the mother had managed to push three children out of a window, but firefighters found a 10-year-old girl inside […]


    Police release video in Cincinnati shooting rampage
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 17:42 by PoliceOne

    By Angie Wang and John Seewer Associated Press CINCINNATI — The shooter who killed three people in a Cincinnati office high-rise once acted disoriented after being fired four years ago in South Carolina, and he filed a recent lawsuit that a judge in June said “borders on delusional.” Authorities on Friday said they have not […]


    “Street Survival II” offers survival strategies for all LEOs
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 17:13 by PoliceOne

    Author: Lt. Dan MarcouWhen “Street Survival, Tactics for Armed Encounters” by Charles Remsberg was released in 1980, I was six years into my career as a full-time street officer, also working part-time outside of my agency as a police train… […]


    Dallas Officer Who Fatally Shot Man in Wrong Apartment to Be Charged
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 16:29 by POLICE Magazine

    A Dallas police officer who fatally shot a man when she entered the wrong apartment will soon be charged according to Dallas police Chief Renee Hall. An arrest warrant was in the process of being issued as of Friday afternoon. […]


    Body Camera Video Shows Cincinnati Police Officers Rush Toward Active Shooter
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 16:28 by Officer

    Cincinnati police released body camera and security camera video Friday that shows a 29-year-old Omar Santa-Perez wreak havoc inside the Fifth Third Center Thursday morning. […]


    Texas Officers Shoot, Wound Man Who Threatened them with Edged Weapon
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 15:04 by POLICE Magazine

    A sergeant with the Fort Worth (TX) Police Department shot an assailant armed with an edged weapon who threatened him and two other officers. […]


    Armed, Masked Man Fatally Shot by California SWAT Officers
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 15:01 by POLICE Magazine

    Officers with the Sacramento (CA) Police Department responded early on Thursday morning to a call of an armed, masked man walking on a city sidewalk. […]


    Photo of the Week: Dad is home!
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 15:00 by PoliceOne

    Author: PoliceOne MembersThis week’s photo was submitted Capt. Stephen Davis of the Pensacola Police Department in Florida. In it, one of Pensacola’s finest returns home after another day of hard work on the beat. Home sweet home! Calling all police photographers! PoliceOne needs pictures of you in action or training. Submit a photo — it […]


    Georgia Kids Sell Lemonade to Raise Money for Officer Shot in in Head
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:58 by POLICE Magazine

    When several children living in Covington (GA) heard that one of the officers with their department had suffered a severe wound when he was shot, they wanted to do something for him and his family. So they banded together and opened up a lemonade stand. […]


    Georgia Kids Sell Lemonade to Raise Money for Officer Shot in Head
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:58 by POLICE Magazine

    When several children living in Covington, GA, heard that one of the officers with their department had suffered a severe wound when he was shot, they wanted to do something for him and his family. So they banded together and opened up a lemonade stand. […]


    California Officer Struck by Car During Felony Traffic Stop
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:56 by POLICE Magazine

    A police officer with the Concord (CA) Police Department was struck by a car in Santa Cruz while the officer was attempting to arrest two wanted felons at a traffic stop. […]


    New York Officer Rescues a 3-Year-Old Toddler from Hot Car
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:55 by POLICE Magazine

    An officer with the Cheektowaga (NY) Police Department is being hailed for rescuing a three-year-old girl from a hot car after the mother apparently overdosed on heroin. […]


    New York Officer Rescues 3-Year-Old from Hot Car
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:55 by POLICE Magazine

    An officer with the Cheektowaga (NY) Police Department is being praised for rescuing a three-year-old girl from a hot car after the mother apparently overdosed on heroin. […]


    Ohio SRO Placed on Leave for ‘Arcing’ TASER to Wake Sleeping Student
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:52 by POLICE Magazine

    An officer with the Smithville (OH) Police Department has been placed on unpaid leave after reportedly “arcing” her TASER to wake a sleeping student, according to Fox News. […]


    Apple Says it will Begin Training Law Enforcement in Digital Forensics
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:50 by POLICE Magazine

    Apple said in the letter that the company is “developing an online training module for police that mirrors Apple’s current in-person training. […]


    Apple Says it Will Begin Training Law Enforcement in Digital Forensics
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:50 by POLICE Magazine

    Apple said in the letter that the company is “developing an online training module for police that mirrors Apple’s current in-person training.” […]


    How to stay healthy on the job
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:48 by PoliceOne

    Author: Jim Dudley and Doug Wyllie Download this week’s episode on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed One cannot understate the importance for officers to eat right and stay in shape in order to tackle whatever comes their way on patrol. Officers need to have muscular strength to overcome resistant subjects. They need speed and […]


    Jury Awards $2.5M to Family of Man Who Was Fatally Shot While Stabbing California Officer
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:46 by POLICE Magazine

    A jury said the officer used “unreasonable force” in the 2013 incident in which Officer Jairo Acosta—with the Los Banos (CA) Police Department—responded to a call of domestic violence in which 80-year-old Tan Lam said his 43-year-old son had assaulted him. […]


    Judge Dismisses Retaliation / Defamation Suit Filed by New Jersey Officer
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:41 by POLICE Magazine

    A judge has dismissed a retaliation and defamation lawsuit filed by a former New Jersey police officer who was fired following his arrest of State Assemblyman Paul Moriarty in 2012. […]


    California Department Hires First Ever Female Police Officer
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:29 by POLICE Magazine

    The Del Rey Oaks (CA) Police Department has hired a female police officer for the first time in its history. Officer Beatrice Pereda started her field training this week. […]


    Colin Kaepernick Donated $25K to Group Honoring Convicted Cop Killer
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:24 by POLICE Magazine

    Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick made a $25,000 donation to a group honoring Assata Shakur—a member of the Black Liberation Army who was convicted of first-degree murder in the 1973 murder of New Jersey State Trooper Werner Foerster. […]


    Kansas Officer who Shot Man Said She Meant to Deploy TASER
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:24 by POLICE Magazine

    An officer with the Lawrence (KS) Police Department charged with aggravated battery for shooting and wounding a man says she thought she was deploying her TASER. […]


    Deputy Found Sleeping in Wake of Parkland Shooting Fired
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 14:00 by Officer

    The deputy who was caught snoozing while on patrol in the wake of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, has been fired from the Broward Sheriff’s Office, records show. […]


    Kansas Police Officer Meant to Use Taser on Suspect But Shot Him by Mistake
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 13:51 by Officer

    Lawrence Police Officer Brindley Blood thought she had her Taser in her hand as she watched an unarmed man beating a fellow officer last May. […]


    Why “Safe Injection Sites” are the Wrong Answer to the Opioid Question
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 13:30 by Doug Wyllie

    Drug addicts need treatment, not assistance in furthering their addiction. The government and the private sector should be helping addicts shake their addiction — not giving them a “safe place” to continue destroying themselves. […]


    Zetron’s Annual Charity Golf Event Raises $35,000 for Behind the Badge Foundation
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 13:24 by Officer

    Zetron, a global leader in integrated mission critical communications technology, today announced the company’s annual Shoot for the Stars charity golf tournament and auction raised over $35,000 for the Behind the Badge Foundation. […]


    Terradyne Expands Law Enforcement Presence in the US
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 13:21 by Officer

    Terradyne Armored Vehicles Inc. is a global leader in armored tactical vehicles offering the highest protection level in its class. […]


    York Regional Police Partner with SceneDoc in an Effort to Work Smarter
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 13:18 by Officer

    Leveraging smart mobile technology to evolve how officers capture & share notes […]


    clear-com SHOWCASES cross-domain solutionS at AFA AIR, SPACE AND CYBER CONFERENCE 2018
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 13:14 by Officer

    LQ Series Interfaces unlock IP and VoIP capabilities while Trilogy Mercury provides interoperability and security. […]


    Guide to Radiological Detector Selection
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 13:09 by Officer

    FLIR Systems has published a new guidebook, which provides helpful tips for people involved with radiological detection, identification and monitoring who are looking for expert advice to help them evaluate and purchase the right tool. […]


    TUFFY SECURITY PRODUCTS CENTER CONSOLE INSERT NAMED TO EQUIPMENT TODAY’S 2018 CONTRACTORS’ TOP 50 NEW PRODUCTS LIST
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 12:52 by Officer

    Equipment Today has selected Tuffy Security Products’ Model 334 Center Console Insert for Ford(r) F-150 XLT models as one of the favored new construction products of 2018. […]


    Driver Who Shot Two South Carolina Police Officers Pleads Guilty
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 10:55 by Officer

    A man who shot two Cayce police officers after a car chase that went into Columbia last year pleaded guilty to a federal charge in connection with the shootings. […]


    Driver Who Shot Two South Carolina Police Officers Pleads Guilty
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 10:55 by Officer

    A man who shot two Cayce police officers after a car chase that went into Columbia last year pleaded guilty to a federal charge in connection with the shootings. […]


    Dallas Officer Kills Man After Mistaking Apartment for Her Own
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 10:36 by Officer

    A Dallas officer fatally shot a 26-year-old man Thursday night after she entered his apartment near downtown, mistakenly believing it was her own. […]


    Suspect Charged in Fatal Beating of Off-Duty Connecticut Police Officer
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 10:26 by Officer

    Hours after a South Carolina coroner ruled South Windsor Police Sgt. Matthew Mainieri’s death a homicide, authorities charged the man accused of hitting him with involuntary manslaughter. […]


    How end-to-end digital evidence management systems are crime-fighting force multipliers
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 10:11 by PoliceOne

    Author: Tim DeesBuilding a criminal case for prosecution in the digital age offers both new challenges and benefits. The challenges become more manageable with a single digital evidence management system, as opposed to multiple or dissimilar data wareh… […]


    Bailout Bag Essentials
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 10:02 by Officer

    Are your prepared for an active shooter? Learn what you need to carry to be ready to respond. […]


    TacCommander vs Leading Competitor
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 09:46 by Officer

    See how the TacCommander Riot Control Suit provides more adjustability, superior protection and greater maneuverability. […]


    California Police Officer Talks About Adopting Baby Daughter of Homeless Woman Battling Drug Addiction
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 07:23 by Officer

    A California police officer who responded to an emergency call of a homeless pregnant woman has adopted her newborn daughter. […]


    Public Safety Commission Learns Schools In Florida Skimped On Security Tests
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 07:21 by Officer

    A commission investigating the Parkland massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School learned that many of the state’s school districts did not take crime reporting and security assessments seriously before the February slayings. […]


    Van Dyke Released After Judge Increases Bail Over Media Interviews
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 07:14 by Officer

    Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke spent about an hour in custody on Thursday before walking out of jail a free man again, after a Cook County judge ruled he’d violated a court order not to publicly discuss his murder case. […]


    Terror Suspect Argues Trump’s Tweet Tainted Case
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 06:45 by Officer

    Sayfullo Saipov is charged with killing eight people with a rented pickup truck on Oct. 31, 2017. […]


    Man Sentenced for Hitting Washington Police Officer With Bible
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 06:39 by Officer

    Daniel W. Powell, was sentenced Tuesday to 10½ months in jail for third-degree assault and resisting arrest in Asotin County Superior Court. […]


    Chicago Police Officers Will Be Required to Radio In Incidents When They Point Gun at Someone
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 06:21 by Officer

    By July 2019, any Chicago police officer who points a gun at someone during an arrest or street stop would have to inform dispatchers by radio of the incident. […]


    Ohio Police: Suspect Shot in Hospital Lunged for Officer’s Gun
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 06:13 by Officer

    Cory A. Fraley, who was shot by Dayton police during a Labor Day incident at Samaritan Behavioral Health CrisisCare Emergency Room, now faces charges. […]


    Georgia Cop-Killer Pleads Guilty
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 05:49 by Officer

    Peach County Sheriff’s Deputy Daryl Smallwood and Sgt. Patrick Sondron were shot and killed in the line of duty on Nov. 6, 2016. […]


    North Carolina Police Chief: Officer’s Life Was in Danger When He Fired at Stolen Vehicle
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 05:38 by Officer

    Raleigh Police Chief Cassandra Deck-Brown on Thursday made public a series of videos that show the moments when a uniformed officer fired his gun at a speeding car that had been reported stolen. […]


    Georgia Sheriff’s Deputy Wounded; Suspect Taken Into Custody
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 05:29 by Officer

    A Colquitt County Sheriff’s deputy was shot and a suspect identified as Nick Warnell was apprehended following a manhunt Thursday night. […]


    Probe finds NY cop ‘justified’ in OIS
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Amanda Fries Times Union ALBANY, NY — An internal police probe revealed Thursday that the shooting of 19-year-old Ellazar Williams by an Albany detective during a chase on Aug. 20 was “justified.” Williams, who moved to Albany from Binghamton several months ago, was paralyzed from the waist down after Albany Detective James Olsen shot […]


    Fla. police arrest Fla. drug trafficker after finding fentanyl, heroin in his home
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Samantha Putterman The Bradenton Herald SARASOTA, Fla. —Three convicted felons were arrested on several felony charges by Sarasota County deputies after an investigation revealed the group was trafficking fentanyl and heroin. Detectives launch… […]


    Man who beat Mass. cop to death faces assault, involuntary manslaughter charges
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Alex Lang The Sun News GEORGETOWN, NC — Prosecutors added an involuntary manslaughter charge against an Aynor man accused of beating an off-duty cop to death in Georgetown last week. The Georgetown Sheriff’s Office announced the additio… […]


    Former Fla. cop acquitted again in civil trial for beating of suspect
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Jane Musgrave The Palm Beach Post WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Less than a year after he was acquitted of criminal charges in connection with the beating of a suspect, a former Boynton Beach police officer on Thursday was again cleared of allegatio… […]


    SC man who shot 2 cops pleads guilty to federal charges
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Teddy Kulmala The State COLUMBIA, SC — A man who shot two Cayce police officers after a car chase that went into Columbia last year pleaded guilty to a federal charge in connection with the shootings, according to officials. Eugene Jonathan Ja… […]


    New deal will require Chicago cops to radio in incidents when they point gun at someone
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Dan Hinkel Chicago Tribune CHICAGO — By July 2019, any Chicago police officer who points a gun at someone during an arrest or street stop would have to inform dispatchers by radio of the incident under a deal between Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s… […]


    NC police chief: Officer’s life was in danger when he fired at stolen vehicle
    Posted September 7th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Thomasi McDonald The News & Observer RALEIGH, NC — Raleigh Police Chief Cassandra Deck-Brown on Thursday made public a series of videos that show the moments when a uniformed officer fired his gun at a speeding car that had been reported s… […]


    Paramedics grant dying man’s wish for McDonald’s sundae
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 23:47 by EMS1

    The paramedics asked palliative care patient Ron McCartney what he wanted to eat if he could have anything after learning he hadn’t been eating much […]


    Lawyer: FDNY ambulance swastika vandal is an ‘artist’
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 23:45 by Firerescue1

    Jem Ibrahimov’s attorney is arguing that he should not face stiff bail because “he’s an artist” who “worked as a painter” […]


    Lawyer: FDNY ambulance swastika vandal is an ‘artist’
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 23:42 by EMS1

    Jem Ibrahimov’s attorney is arguing that he should not face stiff bail because “he’s an artist” who “worked as a painter” […]


    7 firefighters hospitalized for carbon monoxide exposure
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 23:34 by Firerescue1

    Rescuers believe the carbon monoxide built up because a car in a garage had been left on for about 12 hours […]


    Dyslexic firefighter files discrimination lawsuit against city
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 23:04 by Firerescue1

    Volunteer firefighter Christopher Gallagher claimed a Surfside Beach captain and fire chief allegedly said, “We’re not hiring someone who can’t read” […]


    2 Ga. firefighters speak out about rescuing trapped colleagues
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 23:00 by Firerescue1

    The firefighters said the house blaze was the worst fire they had seen in their combined 50 years of service […]


    Ga. EMT, 2 others killed in wrong-way vehicle crash
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 22:57 by EMS1

    Kennis Harrell died after crashing his car head-on into another vehicle, resulting in his death and the deaths of Michael Fullwood and Kathy Stevens […]


    Pharma company funding nonprofit’s over-the-counter naloxone
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 22:39 by EMS1

    Purdue Pharma, the embattled maker of OxyContin, announced a $3.42 million grant to support a nonprofit pharmaceutical company’s development […]


    Implementing crew resource management tactics in emergency medicine
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 22:16 by EMS1

    CRM strategies include a consensus among crew members and confirmed communications that make tasks more efficient […]


    Woman had 5 drinks before son, 2, found in hot car, dies
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 22:05 by EMS1

    Britni Wihebrink, 28, had been drinking before her 2-year-old was found “very hot and stiff” on the rear floorboard of her car […]


    Main Calif. highway closed by fire until declared safe
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 21:53 by Firerescue1

    Drivers fled in terror and several big-rigs burned as the Delta Fire erupted on both sides of the artery […]


    Sepsis alert: How to diagnose septic shock
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 21:45 by EMS1

    Decreasing mortality through recognizing, reporting, and treating sepsis in the field […]


    Use checklists to counter the effects of fatigue, improve patient care
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 21:00 by EMS1

    Avoid missteps, reduce errors and give hospital staff an in-depth preview of a patient’s condition […]


    4 Dead in Cincinnati Shooting, Including Gunman
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 17:56 by POLICE Magazine

    Perez was confronted by Cincinnati police officers inside of the building, officials said, and a shootout commenced. […]


    4 dead in Cincinnati bank shooting
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 17:42 by PoliceOne

    By Angie Wang and Dan Sewell Associated Press UPDATE 2:47 p.m. (PST): Police have identified the slain suspect in a downtown Cincinnati high-rise shooting that left three other people dead and two more wounded. Police Chief Eliot Isaac says authorities don’t know why 29-year-old Omar Enrique Santa Perez opened fire at the 30-story headquarters of […]


    Chicago Officers to Document Every Time They Point a Gun at Someone
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 17:07 by POLICE Magazine

    Chicago police officers would be required to document every instance in which they point a gun at someone under an agreement reached Wednesday between Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan and Mayor Rahm Emanuel, two sources familiar with the deal confirmed. […]


    Ga. man who killed 2 sheriff’s deputies pleads guilty
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 17:04 by PoliceOne

    By Joe Kovac Jr. The Macon Telegraph FORT VALLEY, Ga. — Ralph Stanley “Robin” Elrod Jr., a Navy veteran and electrician whose life was more or less an ordinary, middle-aged suburban existence until, inexplicably, it erupted in unprovo… […]


    Police: Armed man fatally shot by Calif. SWAT posed ‘immediate threat’
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 16:56 by PoliceOne

    By Michael McGough and Molly Sullivan The Sacramento Bee SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A man reportedly seen masked and armed with a firearm was fatally shot by two SWAT team officers in a Curtis Park backyard early Thursday morning, Sacramento police sai… […]


    NC cop uses Marvel costume to connect with teens, community
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 16:44 by PoliceOne

    By Kara Fohner News-Topic GRANITE FALLS, NC — Sgt. Clint Ferguson has more than one uniform. His first, the one he wears each day as a patrol officer at the Granite Falls Police Department, is the one most people see, an important, physical representation of the solemn oath he took to protect and serve his […]


    Four Dead Including Gunman in Cincinnati Downtown Shooting
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 16:37 by Officer

    CINCINNATI — The suspected gunman’s ties to the downtown Cincinnati Fifth Third Bank where he shot and killed multiple people are still unclear.Cincinnati policed told our CNN affiliate that the suspect was not a former or current Fifth Third Bank… […]


    Arizona Authorities Warn About Consequences of Hoax School Threats
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 16:10 by POLICE Magazine

    Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery said anybody caught posting threatening hoaxes will be prosecuted and liable for costs. […]


    Indiana Officers Surprise 5-Year-Old with New Electric Police Car
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 15:10 by POLICE Magazine

    The Edinburgh Police Department, Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office, and Stinesville Police Department surprised a heartbroken five-year-old boy with a new electric police car after his was stolen. […]


    Capitol Police Arrest 73 in Second Day of Supreme Court Appointment Hearings
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 15:08 by POLICE Magazine

    US Capitol Police said they had arrested 73 people in the Senate office buildings by the end of the second day of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings, according to CNN. […]


    Washington Man Sentenced for Beating Officer with a Bible
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 15:06 by POLICE Magazine

    A jury in Washington State wasted no time in declaring that a man took the phrase “bible beater” to an unacceptable level. The jury deliberated for just three minutes before coming back with a guilty verdict against 24-year-old Daniel Powell. […]


    Man Shot by Ohio Police at Hospital Had Reached for Officer’s Gun
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 15:03 by POLICE Magazine

    Officers arrived to find 38-year-old Cory Fraley in distress, saying “I’m ready to die” before lunging for an officer’s sidearm. […]


    Michigan Gas Station Owner’s Facebook Posts of Officer’s Act of Kindness Goes Viral
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 14:58 by POLICE Magazine

    Seth Kazz—who owns and operates the Little Mack Citgo in St. Clair Shores (MI)—posted a picture on Facebook of Officer Todd Bing talking with Delores Marotta, whose husband had recently passed away, and who had only three dollars available for gasoline. […]


    5.11 Tactical Names New CEO, Davin Moves to Advisory Role
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 14:58 by POLICE Magazine

    5.11 Tactical has announced that Francisco Morales, co-founder and president of the company, has been appointed CEO. Morales will also be appointed to the company’s board of directors. He succeeds Tom Davin, who will be transitioning from his position as CEO and will continue to serve in an advisory role. […]


    Police Conduct Mass-Casualty Incident at Former NFL Football Stadium
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 14:56 by POLICE Magazine

    Police agencies from the Washington, D.C. metro area conducted an extensive mass-casualty incident training on Wednesday at RFK Stadium, the former home of the Washington Redskins football team, as well as two Major League Baseball (MLB) teams and one Major League Soccer team. […]


    NBPA Sends Letter of Support to Nike CEO for Kaepernick Advertisement
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 14:50 by POLICE Magazine

    The National Black Police Association released an open letter they sent to Mark Parker, Nike’s CEO saying that NBPA “believes that Mr. Kaepernick’s stance is in direct alignment with what law enforcement stands for—the protection of a people, their human rights, their dignity, their safety, and their rights as American citizens.” […]


    2 California Officers Injured in Confrontation with Domestic Violence Suspect
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 14:47 by POLICE Magazine

    Two officers with the Oakland (CA) Police Department were attacked by a domestic violence suspect on Tuesday, according to the East Bay Times. […]


    Alabama Trooper Shoots, Kills Man Following Pursuit
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 14:44 by POLICE Magazine

    Alabama’s State Bureau of Investigation said that a trooper shot and killed a man following a high speed pursuit that ended on a dead-end road, according to KVVU-TV. […]


    Four Bystanders Tried to Keep Severely Beaten Connecticut Officer Alive
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 14:41 by POLICE Magazine

    According to information released by the South Windsor (CT) Police Department, four people—a sheriff’s deputy and two nurses—were alternating performing chest compressions while another man forced air into Sergeant Matthew Mainieri’s body. […]


    False Narratives Disguised as Advice Are Dangerous
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 14:08 by Officer

    Police officers willing and knowingly put themselves in danger to prevent a person from taking their own life. Not the other way around. […]


    National Black Police Association Stands Behind Colin Kaepernick
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 13:28 by Officer

    The National Fraternal Order of Police and the National Association of Police Organizations have condemned the decision by Nike to feature Colin Kaepernick in a new ad campaign while the National Black Police Association has taken the opposite stance. […]


    Police Officer – Iowa City, Iowa
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 11:02 by Officer

    The City of Iowa City is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. To access the candidate information packet and to apply online, visit www.icgov.org/policerecruitment . Online applications must be submitted by Friday,… […]


    New Video Shows School Resource Officer Hiding During Rampage at Parkland High School
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 10:41 by Officer

    Vilified as a coward for failing to intervene in the Parkland school shooting, former deputy Scot Peterson was accused Wednesday of something equally fundamental: Bad police work. […]


    XT DF Flashlight and Traffic Wand Combo
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 10:29 by Officer

    The ASP Traffic Wand instantly turns a tactical flashlight into a traffic management tool. Available in bright yellow or red translucent colors, the wand attaches to the bezel of any ASP duty flashlight, and secures with a quick-turn locking ring.The… […]


    National Police Association Releases New Survey Results: Americans Support Proactive Policing
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 09:58 by Officer

    INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Key findings from a recent public opinion survey were released today showing strong support for proactive policing that reduce the number of people committing crimes and the number of crime victims. Co […]


    Fla. cops discover drugs, puppy in car after pursuit
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 09:52 by PoliceOne

    By Madeleine Marr Miami Herald OCALA, Fla. — On Sunday, two Marion County Sheriff’s deputies attempted to stop a black Mitsubishi for a speeding violation in Ocala. It soon turned into a wild chase, according to a police report. Once the of… […]


    Report: ‘Chaos’ in Colo. OIS before deputy was killed
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 09:37 by PoliceOne

    By Kaitlin Durbin The Gazette COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A task force meant to tackle rising auto thefts in the Pikes Peak region was winging it when they followed a stolen vehicle to an east Colorado Springs apartment complex where an El Paso Cou… […]


    Wash. man sentenced for thumping cop with Bible
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 09:12 by PoliceOne

    By Kerri Sandaine Lewiston Tribune ASOTIN, Wash. — An Asotin County jury deliberated about three minutes before finding a Spokane man guilty of repeatedly hitting a police officer with a Bible. Daniel W. Powell, 24, was sentenced Tuesday to 10&fr… […]


    Body Camera Video Shows Florida Sheriff’s K-9 Chase Down Stolen Vehicle Suspect
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 07:45 by Officer

    A Pasco County K9 chased down a stolen vehicle suspect running from deputies in an incident caught on body camera video. […]


    Presentation Shows Deputy Stayed Outside as Parkland Students Died
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 07:38 by Officer

    New details have come out about the deadly shooting at a Parkland high school earlier this year. […]


    Texas Police Warn of Downside to Video Doorbells
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 07:37 by Officer

    Police say the videos have led to some people being falsely accused on social media and the videos put out too soon can hinder an investigation. […]


    California Police Locate Missing 2-Year-Old Girl
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 06:45 by Officer

    A missing Santa Rosa girl, who disappeared early Wednesday from a crime scene in a southwest Santa Rosa neighborhood, has been found. […]


    Stretch of Highway Renamed in Honor of Fallen Illinois Trooper
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 06:19 by Officer

    Gov. Bruce Rauner joined Illinois State Police officers making the declaration official on Tuesday, joining fallen Trooper Ryan Albin’s family, lawmakers and police officials in a ceremony. […]


    Video: Algae Takes Down Fleeing Florida Suspect
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 06:08 by Officer

    Abraham Duarte surrendered to Cape Coral police officers after escaping through a canal and becoming overwhelmed by algae. […]


    Pickup Slams Into Dallas TV Station, Driver Rants About Police Shooting
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 06:01 by Officer

    A 34-year-old man was arrested Wednesday morning after repeatedly crashing his pickup truck into the corner of the Fox 4 News building in downtown Dallas. […]


    Chicago Police Officer’s Shooting Trial Begins
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 05:49 by Officer

    A throng of protesters gathered outside Cook County’s criminal courthouse Wednesday to mark the start of Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke’s murder trial. […]


    Wounded Georgia Police Officer ‘Doing Well’ After Surgery
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 05:38 by Officer

    The surgery Wednesday for Covington Police Officer Matt Cooper was to relieve pressure from swelling on the brain that was caused by the shooting. […]


    Report Describes ‘Chaos’ Before Shootout That Left Colorado Sheriff’s Deputy Dead
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 05:30 by Officer

    A task force aimed at tackling rising auto thefts was following a stolen vehicle to an east Colorado Springs apartment complex where an El Paso County Deputy Micah Flick was killed in a shootout, , according to a 907-page report police released Wednesday. […]


    Does the King Airway system signal the end of intubation skills?
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 01:32 by EMS1

    Our co-hosts tackle the topic of supraglottic airways, and the best way to approach them in the field […]


    Newborn baby dropped off at Houston fire station
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 00:13 by EMS1

    District Chief Steve Dunbar said a man approached paramedics and gave them the baby, who was so young he still had his umbilical cord attached […]


    Wis. city among highest in cardiac survival rates
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 00:07 by EMS1

    Janesville Deputy Fire Chief Jim Ponkauskas said one of the biggest factors in cardiac arrest treatment is ensuring the patient has consistent chest compressions […]


    2 Pa. EMS providers hurt in ambulance crash
    Posted September 6th, 2018 @ 00:00 by EMS1

    The ambulance was knocked on its side when a box truck without a driver drifted down a hill and slammed into the vehicle […]


    Pa. firefighters union officials slam mayor’s fire watch program
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 23:47 by Firerescue1

    Mayor Tony George has resurrected a Community Fire Watch program in an attempt to increase public safety, but firefighter union officials say it’s a waste of money […]


    Houston chief warns pay parity measure could cause at least 800 layoffs
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 23:43 by Firerescue1

    Fire Chief Sam Peña warned of dire consequences — including possible layoffs of more than 800 firefighters and deferred maintenance on aging equipment […]


    Firefighting group expresses concern over inmate rape arrest
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 23:38 by Firerescue1

    A rape case against an Idaho prison inmate working at a Utah wildfire base camp raises safety questions for vulnerable crews […]


    Fire roaring through Northern California triples in size
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 23:33 by Firerescue1

    An explosive wildfire that closed down dozens of miles of a major California freeway nearly tripled in size overnight […]


    4 dead, including gunman, in Cincinnati bank shooting
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 23:24 by Firerescue1

    Police Chief Eliot Isaac said the shooter opened fire at the loading dock of the Fifth Third Bank building […]


    4 dead, including gunman, in Cincinnati bank shooting
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 23:18 by EMS1

    Police Chief Eliot Isaac said the shooter opened fire at the loading dock of the Fifth Third Bank building […]


    Arkansas Officer Helps Save Infant Hit by Car
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 17:06 by POLICE Magazine

    Officer Keith Baggett was dispatched to the 1-year-old’s home Saturday. “I did a quick assessment on the child and determined he was not breathing and did not have a pulse, so I immediately began CPR,” said Baggett. […]


    ACLU Sues Phoenix Police Over Trump Protest Response
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 17:06 by POLICE Magazine

    The lawsuit was filed by the Arizona chapter of the ACLU, Los Angeles-based law firm Hadsell Stormer & Renick LLP and civil rights attorney Dan Pochoda. Plaintiffs are requesting a court bar Phoenix police from using excessive force against protesters in the future and are also seeking financial rewards. […]


    Widow of Fallen Officer Writes Letter to Nike Over Kaepernick Ad
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 17:06 by POLICE Magazine

    “This man has thrown his support behind divisive anti-police groups, and donated money directly to a fugitive from justice who escaped prison after killing a police officer. I question the judgment of anyone who would put someone this controversial and divisive at the head of an advertising campaign, but it isn’t my company to run.” […]


    FOP Issues Statement in Response to Nike’s Kaepernick Ad Campaign
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 17:06 by POLICE Magazine

    “If Nike chooses to create an ad campaign featuring a former quarterback who describes cops as ‘pigs’ and makes large donations to the family of a convicted cop killer and wanted fugitive Joanne Chesimard, who murdered New Jersey State Trooper Werner Foerster in cold blood in 1973, they are free to do so.” […]


    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s Announcement Comes On Eve of Police Officer’s Trial
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 16:40 by Officer

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s announcement Tuesday that he would not seek re-election came on the eve of a trial expected to serve as a prolonged examination of an incident that has haunted his second term — the shooting of Laquan McDonald. […]


    Murder Charge Dropped in Hit-and-Run Death of Detroit Officer
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 15:28 by POLICE Magazine

    Jonathan Cole, 19, is still facing charges of reckless driving causing death and failing to stop at the scene of an accident resulting in death, which are both felonies. […]


    Man Slams Truck into Dallas TV Station, Rants About Police Shooting
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 15:28 by POLICE Magazine

    At about 6:15 a.m., a man, identified by police as Michael Fry, crashed his pickup into the downtown Dallas TV station multiple times before he jumped out of the truck and began yelling, police said. […]


    Off-Duty California Officer Kills Wife, Self in Shopping Mall
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 15:28 by POLICE Magazine

    The Wheats continued arguing and moved into the parking lot, where Brad Wheat shot his wife multiple times before turning the gun on himself, the sheriff’s office reported. […]


    Video: Man Running from Florida Officers Jumps into Water Full of Toxic Algae, Pleads for Help from Police
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 15:28 by POLICE Magazine

    The blue-green algae isn’t only smelly — lifeguards and those who live close to water have taken to wearing masks to shield themselves from the stink — it’s also toxic. Scores of fish and other wildlife have been killed by the algae and people can be sickened if they breathe it in. […]


    U.S., 4 Other Nations Call for Lawful Access to Encrypted Mobile Device Data
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 15:15 by POLICE Magazine

    Following officials’ annual meeting, known as the Five Country Ministerial (FCM), it was agreed there is an “increasing gap” between the ability of police to access data and the ability to “acquire and use the content of that data” in the courts. Nations complained end-to-end encryption—used in apps such as WhatsApp and Telegram—is also used […]


    Police: Ohio man reached for cop’s gun before being shot
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 15:09 by PoliceOne

    By DDN Staff Dayton Daily News UPDATED @ 12:33 p.m. DAYTON, Ohio — A man who was shot by Dayton police during a Labor Day incident at Samaritan Behavioral Health CrisisCare Emergency Room now faces charges. Cory A. Fraley was charged with aggrav… […]


    NC police pursuit ends in crash
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 14:08 by PoliceOne

    By Jamie Biggs The Courier Tribune RANDLEMAN, NC — A vehicle chase between suspects in a larceny and Randleman Police ended with the suspect vehicle crashing into a utility pole Monday in Guilford County. An internal investigation to determine if… […]


    Former School Deputy Subpoenaed to Testify Before Commission Investigating Parkland Shooting
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 13:11 by Officer

    Former school deputy Scot Peterson has been subpoenaed to testify at the October meeting of the state commission investigating the Parkland school attack, the commission’s chairman said. […]


    2 Calif. LEOs hurt in confrontation with suspect
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 11:32 by PoliceOne

    By Harry Harris East Bay Times OAKLAND, Calif. — Two Oakland police officers were hospitalized Tuesday morning after they were attacked by a domestic violence suspect, authorities said. Police said a loaded gun was found on the suspect after othe… […]


    Man Pleads Guilty to Throwing Spicy Chips at Oregon Deputy’s Face
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 10:29 by Officer

    The judge almost didn’t accept the plea as Cyrus Andrew Sullivan, 35, denied the prosecution’s allegation that he had elbowed Multnomah County Sheriff’s Deputy Tim Baker in the face and neck while in custody on a federal hold on June 28, 2017. […]


    New York Marijuana Policy Change Goes Into Effect
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 10:23 by Officer

    Most New Yorkers caught smoking marijuana in public will receive a summons instead of being arrested under a new policy change that went into effect Saturday. […]


    Georgia Deputy injured in Crash
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 10:16 by Officer

    A Richmond County Sheriff’s Office deputy was injured in a crash Tuesday morning after a vehicle pursuit on U.S. Highway 1 in North Augusta. […]


    Armed Man Fired on South Carolina Police From Lawnmower
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 10:08 by Officer

    A man who allegedly got into a Labor Day duel with police as he rode a lawnmower ended up in a South Carolina hospital early Monday. […]


    Report Released in Death of Connecticut Police Officer
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 09:58 by Officer

    Four people tried to keep Sgt. Matthew Mainieri alive after he was struck in the head during a bar fight that officials have said he was attempting to break up. […]


    Colo. cops searching for man who dropped gun, pants during robbery
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 09:53 by PoliceOne

    By Kirk Mitchell The Denver Post AURORA, Colo. — The armed, disguised man seemed to have everything he needed to pull off a robbery at an Aurora e-cigarette store on Sunday — except competence and nerve. When the robber entered the store at 5:30 p.m. and pulled out what appeared to be a long-barreled hand […]


    Boston Police Officer’s Son Expected to Serve 20 Years on Terror Charges
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 09:51 by Officer

    A homegrown sympathizer of ISIS and the Boston Marathon bombers — given up to the FBI by his police officer father — is expected to be sentenced Wednesday to 20 years in prison for terrorism crimes. […]


    St. Louis Police Union Requests Restraining Order to Prevent Release of Officers’ Names
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 09:45 by Officer

    The St. Louis police union filed a request for a temporary restraining order against the Circuit Attorney’s Office and a commander of the Police Department to block them from releasing the names of officers whose cases prosecutors will no longer pursue. […]


    CHICAGO SIGNS $23 MILLION MULTI-YEAR AGREEMENT WITH SHOTSPOTTER TO EXTEND GUNSHOT DETECTION COVERAGE INTO NEXT DECADE
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 09:36 by Officer

    Agreement Covers Existing Deployment of Over 100 Square Miles and Gives Option for Future Expansion. […]


    Garry Mason’s “Legends of the Outdoors” Hall of Fame Inducts Linda Powell
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 09:30 by Officer

    Honoring her Decades of Service to the Shooting Sports Industry […]


    6 Surviving Relatives of Fallen Police Officers Receive College Scholarships
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 09:27 by Officer

    Six relatives of fallen police officers have been awarded ICMA-RC Public Employee Memorial Scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic year. […]


    Baron Appoints Daniel Gallagher as New Public Safety Product Manager
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 09:23 by Officer

    Experienced developer to lead public safety products […]


    The Search is On: Four Agencies, One Outcome
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 09:19 by Officer

    How investigative technology helps provide critical clues in emergency situations. […]


    Gamber-Johnson Public Safety Solutions
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 09:08 by Officer

    Gamber-Johnson is the industry leader for mounting systems for your technology. Learn how their solutions provide rugged, reliable and responsive products for your mobile office. […]


    Lawsuit filed against police over protest outside Trump rally
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 09:07 by PoliceOne

    By Jacques Billeaud Associated Press PHOENIX — Two advocacy groups alleged in a lawsuit Tuesday that police in Phoenix violated the free-speech rights of protesters outside a rally by President Donald Trump by firing tear gas as they were about to confront Trump supporters. The excessive force lawsuit against the Phoenix Police Department says police […]


    Ala. trooper shoots, kills driver after pursuit
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 09:05 by PoliceOne

    Associated Press MORRIS, Ala. — Authorities say an Alabama state trooper fatally shot a man after a car chase. The State Bureau of Investigation’s Lt. Jon Riley tells news outlets that a trooper tried to pull over a man for aggravated speeding and reckless driving around midnight Tuesday. A chase ensued, starting in Gardendale and […]


    Responders rescue hunter who hung upside down in tree for 2 days
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 08:58 by EMS1

    Eddie Voelker was hunting in a remote area when he slipped off his tree stand and became entangled […]


    1 dead, 2 hurt in Calif. plane crash
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 08:47 by EMS1

    Palo Alto Deputy Fire Chief Geoffrey Blackshire said the single-engine Mooney M20 was trying to land when it crashed in a pond […]


    FDNY: vandal arrested for scrawling swastikas on firehouse, ambulances
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 08:45 by EMS1

    City fire marshals arrested 42-year-old Jem Ibrahimov on Saturday after he allegedly returned to the scene of the crime […]


    FDNY: Vandal arrested for scrawling swastikas on firehouse, ambulances
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 08:42 by Firerescue1

    City fire marshals arrested 42-year-old Jem Ibrahimov on Saturday after he allegedly returned to the scene of the crime […]


    Relationship Repairs
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 08:00 by Officer

    A 5-step plan designed to begin the process of reconciling failing relationships and to help existing, good or “pretty good” relationships improve or keep going strong. […]


    After Losing Leg in Hit-And-Run, L.A. Deputy’s New Outlook On Life Is An Inspiration to Others
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 07:31 by Officer

    “You look at losing your leg as a bad thing, but it’s made you realize how much you have in life to be grateful for,” said Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy Garrett Rifkin. […]


    How Laquan McDonald Shooting Video Changed Chicago’s Policing Policies
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 07:27 by Officer

    When Laquan McDonald was shot in October 2014, it took one year for the video to be released. When it was finally made public, it unleashed a storm of protests and change that resonates to this day. […]


    Officer Sings Impressive Rendition of National Anthem in Empty Courthouse
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 07:22 by Officer

    An off-duty officer in South Dakota belted out the national anthem in an empty courthouse with “awesome acoustics.” […]


    Tyler Perry Sues Former Florida Sheriff’s Deputy
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 06:14 by Officer

    A civil rights attorney teamed up with entertainment mogul Tyler Perry on Tuesday to announce the filing of a wrongful-death lawsuit against former Collier County Sheriff’s Deputy Steven Calkins. […]


    Wounded Georgia Police Officer Remains in Serious Condition
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 06:08 by Officer

    Covington Police Officer Matt Cooper, who was shot Monday near a local Walmart, was transferred from Atlanta Medical Center to Grady Memorial Hospital Tuesday. […]


    California Police Chief: Woman Lied About Being Kidnapped
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 05:56 by Officer

    A terrifying story a woman told police about being tied up and kidnapped was a hoax to avoid paying $9,000 to she owed subcontractors, Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer said Monday. […]


    Former Philadelphia Police Officer Charged in Fatal On-Duty Shooting
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 05:51 by Officer

    For the first time in nearly two decades, a Philadelphia police officer was charged Tuesday in an on-duty shooting. […]


    Dog Dies in Ohio Prison Program
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 05:39 by Officer

    A dog participating in a prison program has died, reportedly from blunt trauma, resulting in the animal rescue operation in charge of the dogs saying it will end the program. […]


    Murder Charge Dismissed in Hit-and-Run That Killed Detroit Police Officer
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 05:29 by Officer

    A man accused of killing a Detroit Police officer in a fatal hit-and-run crash a month ago is no longer facing a murder charge. […]


    Body Camera Footage From Trader Joe’s Shooting Shows LAPD Officers Taking Fire
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 05:22 by Officer

    Additional video and audio of a vehicle pursuit, shootout and hostage standoff at a Trader Joe’s that took the life of a store manager hit by an officer’s bullet was released Tuesday by the LAPD. […]


    LAPD releases additional video of Trader Joe’s OIS
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Cindy Chang Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Additional video and audio of a vehicle pursuit, shootout and hostage standoff at a Trader Joe’s in Silver Lake that took the life of a store manager hit by a police officer’s bullet was released Tuesday by the Los Angeles Police Department. Within days of the […]


    Sheriff releases report in Mass. sergeant’s death
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Nicholas Rondinone and Peter Marteka The Hartford Courant SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. — As South Windsor mourned the loss of a dedicated police officer Tuesday, authorities in South Carolina released a police report that showed how four people tried … […]


    Murder charge dismissed in case of hit-and-run that killed Mich. cop
    Posted September 5th, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Nathan Clark MLive.com DETROIT — A man accused of killing a Detroit Police officer in a fatal hit-and-run crash a month ago is no longer facing a murder charge. One count of second-degree murder was dismissed after Jonathan David Cole’s preliminary examination before Detroit District Judge Kenneth King on Aug. 31, according to the […]


    Boy awarded honorary blackbelt for saving brother from dog attack
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 21:34 by EMS1

    When Sasha Pchelenkov, 8, saw his mother trying to get a large dog off of his 2-year-old brother, Misha Moore, he immediately jumped into action […]


    NM fire dept., police team up in pilot program for ‘down’ patient calls
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 21:30 by EMS1

    A down subject call occurs when the member of the public who calls dispatch is not willing or is unable to approach the unresponsive person […]


    NM fire dept., police team up in pilot program for ‘down’ patient calls
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 21:20 by Firerescue1

    A down subject call occurs when the member of the public who calls dispatch is not willing or is unable to approach the unresponsive person […]


    Texas firefighters flooded with high water rescue calls
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 21:12 by Firerescue1

    Firefighters responded to a total of 63 high water rescue calls, four of which required firefighters to enter the water to save the victims […]


    Photos: Firefighters respond after crane falls into home
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 21:06 by Firerescue1

    Photos from the scene show a vehicle tipped on its side and the long crane splitting the roof of a home […]


    Responders rescue hunter who hung upside down in tree for 2 days
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 21:04 by Firerescue1

    Eddie Voelker was hunting in a remote area when he slipped off his tree stand and became entangled […]


    The smartphone: An irreplaceable tool on every fire call
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 21:00 by Firerescue1

    Gone are the days of one-way pagers and dispatch notes; everything you need to know is in your pocket […]


    OD:30 Sage A3 Composite Toe Combat Boot
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 20:22 by A.J. George

    These boots meet American Military Standards and right out of the box I could tell these were built to last. They aren’t heavy but they’re definitely sturdy and the fit and finish is impeccable. […]


    Police Product Test: OD:30 Sage A3 Composite Toe Combat Boot
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 20:22 by A.J. George

    These OD:30 boots meet American Military Standards and right out of the box I could tell these were built to last. They aren’t heavy but they’re definitely sturdy and the fit and finish is impeccable. […]


    Benefits of Floating
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 20:00 by George Ryan

    A few benefits of floating include: reduced stress, improved sleeping patterns, and a balanced well-being. […]


    Lessons Learned
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 19:55 by Dave Smith

    First and foremost, the recordings reveal that force is ugly. It is not the “one punch, hero wins, bad guy goes down,” movie action the public has been conditioned to expect.  […]


    Eyes in the Sky
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 19:36 by Jon Adler

    The bad guys are exploiting piloted aerial video for criminal purposes at an unrestricted pace, undeterred by laws, costs, or public perception. Law enforcement must put on its cape with the big “S” and prevail in this video star wars. […]


    Tru-Spec T.R.U. 1/4 Zip Combat Shirt
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 19:10 by A.J. George

    Unlike the traditional cotton T-shirt feel of traditional combat shirts, this one feels more like a sports performance fabric common to compression workout clothing. […]


    Police Product Test: Tru-Spec T.R.U. 1/4 Zip Combat Shirt
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 19:10 by A.J. George

    Unlike the traditional cotton T-shirt feel of traditional combat shirts, this one feels more like a sports performance fabric common to compression workout clothing. […]


    Police Product Test: Tru-Spec T.R.U. 1/4 Zip Combat Shirt
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 19:10 by A.J. George

    Unlike the traditional cotton T-shirt feel of traditional combat shirts, this one feels more like a sports performance fabric common to compression workout clothing. […]


    The Challenge of Cryptocurrencies
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 19:00 by Michael Coleman

    A decade ago cryptocurrencies were nothing more than curiosities for computer geeks. Now they are going legitimate, but despite all of the moves toward legitimacy, cryptocurrencies remain the favored money for criminal activity online. […]


    Surviving as a Hostage
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 17:52 by Dave Young

    As police officers (and especially if you work corrections) in the United States or Canada, you have to ask this question: What would you do if you were taken hostage? […]


    Blue Lives Matter Calls for Nike Boycott Over Kaepernick Ad
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 17:49 by POLICE Magazine

    Many Americans who own Nike products have been burning or otherwise destroying them or giving them away in response to the announced ad campaign. People also responded angrily on social media with images of flag-covered coffins of fallen officers and military personnel representing real sacrifice vs. Kaepernick’s career woes. […]


    Police Officer – Columbia, Missouri
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 17:37 by Officer

    Police Officer *$20.260/hr. (POST Certified) *$18.418/hr. (Non POST Certified) *Plus $.65 shift differential for shifts between 6pm to 6am The City of Columbia, MO is now accepting applications to develop an eligibility roster for the position of… […]


    The Future of Police Radio
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 17:33 by Adam Stone

    Why is LMR still front and center, with broadband LTE just around the corner? A number of factors help to explain it. Some have to do with the nature of police operations, while others reflect realities around such issues as cost and infrastructure. […]


    Police Group Condemns Nike’s Decision to Use Colin Kaepernick in New Ad Campaign
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 17:21 by Officer

    The National Association of Police Organizations is speaking out against the decision by Nike to include former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick as the face of its new advertising campaign. […]


    Exclusive Police Survey: Body Cameras
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 17:16 by David Griffith

    Body cameras have become so important in contemporary law enforcement in a very short time that of the readers who responded that they are using them, 81% said they were required to use them by their agency. That puts these devices in the same category as uniforms and radios and duty guns. […]


    Handling Suspects’ Claims of Insanity During Interrogation
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 17:00 by Steven E. Pitt

    Using the mnemonic “INSANITY,” PNCLIS (pronounced “Pin-clis”) incorporates eight essential elements to assist law enforcement with collecting and documenting information about a suspect’s thought processes at and around the time of an offense. […]


    The Patrol Athlete
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 16:30 by P. Whitney Richtmyer and Will Brink

    A strong, fit, flexible, explosive, and well-conditioned police officer is a better police officer. Improved physical conditioning is correlated with lower officer injury and death rates, lower sick leave usage, lower civil liability, fewer civilian co… […]


    Texas Sheriff: Illegal Immigrants “Destroyed” Valued Search Dogs
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 15:19 by POLICE Magazine

    The Aransas County (TX) Sheriff’s Office said in a Facebook post that two tracking dogs that have in the past been instrumental in locating individuals with Dementia and Alzheimer’s that wondered away from their homes were strangled by individuals believed to be in this country illegally. […]


    South Carolina Man Shot at Officers While Fleeing Robbery Scene on Lawnmower
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 15:02 by POLICE Magazine

    Two officers with the Cilo (SC) Police Department and a deputy with the Marlboro County Sheriff’s Office were investigating the break in when they encountered a person riding a lawnmower who fired shots at the investigators. The two police officers then returned fire, hitting the person on the lawnmower. […]


    Video: Woman Carrying Baby Crashes During Pursuit, Attempts Carjacking
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 14:56 by POLICE Magazine

    A woman who led police in Texas on a high-speed crashed into another vehicle and—carrying a baby in a car safety seat—attempted to carjack another vehicle. Video of the entire incident was captured by a pursuing police helicopter. […]


    NYPD No Longer Arresting Most Pot Smokers
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 14:52 by POLICE Magazine

    There are still cases where officers would arrest pot smokers, such as those with an outstanding warrant, people on parole or probation, those with a history of violence or who are deemed a public threat. […]


    Chicago Police Sergeant Dies by Suicide While On Duty
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 14:49 by POLICE Magazine

    A Sergeant with the Chicago (IL) Police Department reportedly died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, according to the Chicago Tribune. […]


    Restaurant Chain Celebrates Labor Day by Delivering Hot Meals to Police Departments
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 14:46 by POLICE Magazine

    A restaurant in Maine delivered hot meals to officers at the Bangor (ME) Police Department on Labor Day, according to WABI-TV. The restaurant was one of hundreds of Olive Garden franchises across the country that took part in the effort to thank law enforcement for their service. […]


    Connecticut Officer Dies of Injuries Sustained While Trying to Break Up Off-Duty Fight
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 14:41 by POLICE Magazine

    Sergeant Matthew Mainieri of the South Windsor (CT) Police Department has died from injuries sustained in an off-duty incident while trying to break up a fight. […]


    New Jersey Officer Dragged by Car Fleeing Traffic Stop is Uninjured
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 14:40 by POLICE Magazine

    Hank McLaughlin had stopped 37-year-old Antwione Carr and asked the driver to get out of the car after McLaughlin smelled marijuana. When Carr began to roll up his window, McLaughlin reached inside, and was briefly dragged as Carr attempted to flee. […]


    Georgia Officer Critically Wounded, Gunman Killed in Gunfight Outside Walmart Store
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 14:34 by POLICE Magazine

    An officer with the Covington (GA) Police Department is reportedly fighting for his life after being shot by a man suspected of shoplifting at a Walmart store. […]


    California Officer Adopts Baby of Homeless Woman Battling Drug Addiction
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 14:30 by POLICE Magazine

    Officer Jesse Whitten had had occasionally encountered the woman while on patrol. During one encounter Whitten’s wife was at his side. The two women struck up a conversation, and several months later learned that the homeless woman specifically requested that the Whittens adopt the baby girl. […]


    Hanes Launches Tec ComfortGear Collection
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 13:51 by POLICE Magazine

    Hanes believes true “athletes” can be found in many professions – and they all deserve support. That’s why the brand is launching the Hanes Tec ComfortGear Collection to deliver affordable, high-performance comfort compression gear for people with active jobs. […]


    The Old Guy League
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 13:40 by William Harvey

    This old guy league is a collection of distinguished and often colorful characters; take time to get to know a few. It is very important for the older generations to pass on the institutional knowledge and share the hard lessons learned for this profession to progress. […]


    Experienced Police Officer ($5,000 Hiring Bonus) – Tukwila Police Department
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 13:38 by Officer

    Job Description$5,000 hiring bonus and flight/hotel costs for testing are paid for by the department. We are actively hiring and offer an expedited hiring process for lateral-entry officers. Join our team here at Tukwila PD and become part of our famil… […]


    Oregon Deputy, Suspect Injured After Pursuit and Shooting
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 13:34 by Officer

    A hit and run suspect and Clark County sheriff’s deputy are receiving treatment early Tuesday after a chase and police shooting. […]


    Texas Sheriff: Illegal Immigrant Killed Two Tracking Dogs During Pursuit
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 13:22 by Officer

    Rancher Joe Braman, who is also a Refugio County deputy, brought eight trained tracking dogs with him Saturday during the search for illegal immigrants when two were strangled to death. […]


    How Police Leaders Can Get the Best Work from Their Officers
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 13:19 by Russell Hassan,Jongsoo Park,Jos C.N. Raadschelders

    Research suggests that empowerment is an important vehicle for improving service delivery and performance. […]


    2020 Ford Police Interceptor Utility with Hybrid Powertrain
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 12:38 by David Griffith

    Ford says that with its fuel savings and reduced cost of maintenance the 2020 PI Utility hybrid will pay back the additional cost of the hybrid powertrain in two years. […]


    Tech on the Go
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 12:20 by Alex Nollmann

    Using a combination of mobile hardware and law enforcement software, along with newer resources like FirstNet, officers can do their jobs safely and more efficiently. […]


    The Kaepernick Effect
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 12:18 by Officer

    Are we seeing something I’m going to call “The Kaepernick Effect?” That is to say, when big businesses back Kaepernick’s “protest” and, as a result, lose huge chunks of profit? […]


    Mass. man whose LEO father turned him in to be sentenced on terror charges
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 11:21 by PoliceOne

    By Laurel J. Sweet Boston Herald BOSTON — A homegrown sympathizer of ISIS and the Boston Marathon bombers — given up to the FBI by his police officer father — is expected to be sentenced Wednesday to 20 years in prison for terrorism c… […]


    2 Texas search dogs strangled during pursuit
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 11:07 by PoliceOne

    By Ciara McCarthy Victoria Advocate ARANSAS, Texas — Two trained search dogs from Refugio were strangled Saturday by a man whom law enforcement officers were chasing near Holiday Beach, authorities said. The Aransas County sheriff said in a Faceb… […]


    Conn. police sergeant dies after breaking up bar fight
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 10:58 by PoliceOne

    By Daniela Altimari The Hartford Courant SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. — The man charged in connection with the death of a decorated South Windsor police sergeant was released on bail Monday afternoon, authorities in South Carolina said. Matthew Mainieri,… […]


    Police: Fla. man swam, ran, drove in attempt to evade DUI arrest
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 10:46 by PoliceOne

    By David J. Neal Miami Herald MONROE COUNTY, Fla. — A Florida Keys DUI suspect did a criminal triathlon, according to cops — trying to escape by vehicle, foot and swim. Alas, Duck Key resident Nicholas Tralka, 31, proved no Ironman. After T… […]


    NY man drags cop with his car during evasion
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 10:38 by PoliceOne

    By Jesse Coburn Newsday LONG ISLAND, NY — A Sag Harbor man was charged with assault and drunken driving Saturday after police said he tried to evade an officer, dragging him with his car in the process. Andrew Hellman, 36, and a group of others a… […]


    SC man riding lawnmower shoots at cops after convenience store burglary
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 10:28 by PoliceOne

    By Mark Price The Charlotte Observer CLIO, SC — A man who allegedly got into a Labor Day duel with police as he rode a lawnmower ended up in a South Carolina hospital early Monday, according to TV station WBTW. The incident happened at 3 a.m. Mon… […]


    3 common first responder problems an enhanced CAD system can help solve
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 08:32 by Firerescue1

    Get dispatch notices on your smartphone so you never have to miss another call again […]


    Are 3D Guns a Credible Threat?
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 08:25 by Officer

    Legal battles waged by both state and federal governments may ultimately decide the fate of the 3-D guns. […]


    How Intelligence-Led Policing Makes Communities Safer
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 08:13 by Rich LeCates

    ILP’s core philosophy: humanizing police, as well as the citizens they protect, is the most effective form of crime prevention. […]


    Former Pa. cop to be charged in fatal OIS
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 08:01 by PoliceOne

    By Chris Palmer The Philadelphia Inquirer PHILADELPHIA — Ryan Pownall, who as a Philadelphia Police officer in June 2017 fatally shot a man who ran from a traffic stop, is expected to turn himself in Tuesday to face murder charges, according to a source familiar with the case. The charges result from a yearlong investigation, […]


    Georgia Police Officers Pull Woman From Window of Burning House
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 07:10 by Officer

    A woman trapped in her home by a fire makes a desperate call for help and police are the first to arrive. […]


    Woman With Baby in Car Leads Texas Police on High-Speed Pursuit
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 07:08 by Officer

    Texas police say a woman with outstanding warrants led them on a high-speed chase with a baby in the car, reaching speeds of 100 mph before crashing into another vehicle. […]


    Video: Pig Escapes Pen and Chases Florida Police Officer
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 07:03 by Officer

    Officer Ray Schilke III of the Cape Coral Police Department wasn’t sure what he was going to encounter when he was called to an animal complaint, but he got way more when he boar-gained for. […]


    Alaska State Trooopers New Look Getting Mixed Reviews
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 06:47 by Officer

    Not everyone is so enamored with the proposed new look unveiled by the Alaska Department of Public Safety in August in a bid to entice more young recruits to a law-enforcement agency losing ground even as crime and population rise. […]


    Woman Accused of Dragging Florida Deputy During Traffic Stop
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 06:36 by Officer

    A woman accused of dragging a deputy with her car was located and arrested at her boyfriend’s home on Sunday afternoon. […]


    California Police Officer Adopts Baby Born to Homeless Mother
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 06:05 by Officer

    Santa Rosa Police Officer Jesse Whitten and his wife, Ashley, appeared before Sonoma County Judge Ken Gnoss as the parents of three beautiful daughters and left the parents of a fourth. […]


    North Carolina Sheriff’s Deputy Anxious to Get Back to Work
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 05:58 by Officer

    Cleveland County Sheriff’s Deputy Tim Sims was shot in the face and thigh Tuesday, Aug. 14, when he approached a man wanted on probation violations. […]


    Chicago Police Sergeant Kills Himself While On Duty
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 05:50 by Officer

    A Chicago police sergeant found unresponsive in his squad car Monday afternoon in the West Loop apparently killed himself. […]


    Two Massachusetts Police Officers, Trooper Hospitalized for Opioid Exposure
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 05:42 by Officer

    Two Sterling Police officers and one Massachusetts State Police trooper were treated for opioid exposure after responding to a fatal overdose in Sterling that required a HazMat and multi-agency response. […]


    Georgia Police Officer Shot in the Head
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 05:29 by Officer

    Covington Police Officer Matt Cooper was battling for his life Monday night after he was shot in the head by a shoplifting suspect outside of a Walmart. […]


    Understanding value and how it relates to EMS costs
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 05:15 by EMS1

    EMS should utilize a data-driven approach to value management that considers both quality and costs […]


    Understanding value and how it relates to EMS costs
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 05:15 by EMS1

    EMS should utilize a data-driven approach to value management that considers both quality and costs […]


    Spotlight: Technimount System
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 01:00 by EMS1

    Technimount System offers mounts for […]


    Ill. bill aims to ensure Medicare funding for ambulance services
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 00:07 by EMS1

    Under the current law, ground ambulance providers face a 23 percent cut in reimbursement for ESRD ambulance transports if the patient is a Medicare beneficiary […]


    Mass. woman charged with assaulting EMS providers, police at overdose call
    Posted September 4th, 2018 @ 00:01 by EMS1

    Police said the woman became combative and assaulted several EMS providers and bit two police officers when they tried to restrain her […]


    Retired firefighter-paramedics gives away 800 doses of naloxone
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:58 by Firerescue1

    Luis Garcia’s South Florida Opioid Crisis Mortality Reduction Project hopes to reduce the number of fatal overdoses […]


    Retired firefighter-paramedic gives away 800 doses of naloxone
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:58 by Firerescue1

    Luis Garcia’s South Florida Opioid Crisis Mortality Reduction Project hopes to reduce the number of fatal overdoses […]


    Retired firefighter-paramedics gives away 800 doses of naloxone
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:50 by EMS1

    Luis Garcia’s South Florida Opioid Crisis Mortality Reduction Project hopes to reduce the number of fatal overdoses […]


    Retired firefighter-paramedic gives away 800 doses of naloxone
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:50 by EMS1

    Luis Garcia’s South Florida Opioid Crisis Mortality Reduction Project hopes to reduce the number of fatal overdoses […]


    Calif. woman dies after jumping onto highway from ambulance
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:45 by EMS1

    The woman was being transported to a psychiatric hospital after attacking a police officer when she jumped into highway traffic […]


    Law firm sues Big Pharma over babies exposed to opioids
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:40 by EMS1

    The suit alleging that a number of opioid manufacturers are responsible for the medical needs of babies exposed to opioids before birth […]


    NM fire dept. receives $1M in grants to improve services
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:37 by EMS1

    The grants will pay for nine new firefighter positions, a third emergency squad unit and will help send 12 firefighters through a paramedic training program […]


    NM fire dept. receives $1M in grants to improve services
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:34 by Firerescue1

    The grants will pay for nine new firefighter positions, a third emergency squad unit and will help send 12 firefighters through a paramedic training program […]


    Police: Passed out driver wakes up, strikes firefighter with car
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:29 by Firerescue1

    Two firefighters were responding to reports of an unconscious man in a car when the driver allegedly drove straight into them, striking one […]


    Fire chief: Firefighters denied entrance to plant blaze
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:21 by Firerescue1

    Grand Island Supervisor Nathan McMurray tweeted about the incident, saying employees “blocked them from coming in until they could put it out themselves” […]


    19 rescued after Wash. carnival ride malfunctions
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:16 by EMS1

    Nineteen people were riding “El Nino” at the Washington State Fair, when it stopped moving […]


    19 rescued after Wash. carnival ride malfunctions
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:11 by Firerescue1

    Nineteen people were riding “El Nino” at the Washington State Fair, when it stopped moving […]


    LODD: Md. asst. chief dies after medical event at crash scene
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:07 by Firerescue1

    Officials said Queen Anne-Hillsboro Volunteer Fire Company Assistant Chief Daniel Lister was responding to a vehicle crash when he suffered a medical emergency […]


    LODD: Ore. firefighter dies after contracting pneumonia
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 23:00 by Firerescue1

    Eric Aarseth, 20, was taken off of life support after suffering irreversible brain damage from pneumonia, which became septic […]


    EMS From a Distance: Responding to Emergency
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 22:02 by EMS1

    Emphasizing the old-world values of Squad 51 in today’s EMS […]


    Officer Injured, K-9 Killed in Collision During Pursuit
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 15:18 by POLICE Magazine

    A police officer with the Riverhead (NY) Police Department was injured and a K9 died in an incident that started at a DWI checkpoint on Sunday morning. […]


    Helicopter Video Captures Gunfight Between Texas Trooper and Suspect
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 15:05 by POLICE Magazine

    Video of a harrowing incident involving a Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper that occurred in February has just been released. The trooper and a suspect exchanged gunfire following a brief pursuit. The suspect—later identified as 33-year-old Ernest Manuel Montelongo—subsequently died. The trooper is “recovering and doing well,” according to KSAT-TV. […]


    Mass. police seize drugs, $25K in cash after alleged road rage incident
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 09:00 by PoliceOne

    By Scott J. Croteau MassLive.com ARLINGTON, Mass. — Three men were arrested on drug charges after police seized cash and drugs shortly after an alleged road rage incident. Arlington police were called by Chelsea police around 10 p.m. Saturday for… […]


    Off-Duty Connecticut Police Officer Dies While Trying to Break Up Fight
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 08:45 by Officer

    A decorated South Windsor police sergeant died Sunday afternoon from injuries he suffered while trying to break up a fight in a bar in South Carolina. […]


    Gunman Who Shot Pennsylvania Trooper Sentenced
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 08:38 by Officer

    After nearly three hours of emotional testimony in a courtroom filled with dozens of state troopers, Judge Stephen Baratta ordered Daniel Clary to spend 53 ½ to 110 years in prison for trying to kill state police Cpl. Seth Kelly. […]


    Family of Calif. cop adopts baby born to homeless mother
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 08:30 by PoliceOne

    By Chris Smith The Press Democrat SANTA ROSA, Calif. — Law-enforcement officers go to court all the time. Typically they don’t beam as if in a state of grace throughout the proceedings and leave the courtroom cradling a new reason to feel thankful to be alive. Santa Rosa Police Officer Jesse Whitten and his wife, […]


    Firefighter resigns after being found guilty of fondling unconscious teen
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 08:30 by Firerescue1

    Jared Evans faces a maximum sentence of three years in county jail and must register as a sex offender […]


    Colorado Police Officer Wounded in Shooting
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 08:29 by Officer

    An Aurora police officer responding Friday evening to a report of a “physical disturbance” at an apartment building heard gunfire in an alleyway and shortly after exchanged gunfire with a suspect. […]


    Ohio Police Officer Forced to Kill K-9 That Attacked Him
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 08:20 by Officer

    A Columbus police officer shot and killed his K-9 partner Saturday morning after the dog attacked him during a training exercise. […]


    New York Police Dog Killed in Crash After Vehicle Flees DWI Checkpoint
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 08:09 by Officer

    Riverhead Town Police K-9 Rocky died and two officers suffered non-life-threatening injuries early Sunday after a vehicle fled a sobriety checkpoint and a pursuing patrol car crashed. […]


    NY cops injured, K-9 killed in crash after vehicle flees DWI checkpoint
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 08:00 by PoliceOne

    By Deon J. Hampton Newsday RIVERHEAD, NY — A police dog with the Riverhead Town Police Department died and two officers suffered nonlife-threatening injuries early Sunday after a vehicle fled a sobriety checkpoint and a pursuing K-9 patrol unit c… […]


    Lawsuit against ex-Calif. LEO who fired shot in front of teens dismissed
    Posted September 3rd, 2018 @ 08:00 by PoliceOne

    By Alma Fausto The Orange County Register ANAHEIM, Calif. — A federal lawsuit filed by the family of a teenage boy, detained after an Anaheim confrontation with an off-duty Los Angeles police officer who fired a gunshot, has been dropped. The fam… […]


    Suspect arrested in theft of NM ambulance
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 23:54 by EMS1

    David Neher, also known as David Sanders, 40, is charged with aggravated eluding, criminal damage to property and unlawful taking of a motor vehicle […]


    Minn. hospital’s request for statewide ambulance license alarms EMS providers
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 23:45 by EMS1

    Some ambulance companies are worried that a statewide license for the children’s hospital would open the door to multiple statewide licenses for ground ambulances […]


    NY politician wants disgraced FDNY EMT to resign
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 23:40 by EMS1

    The EMT son of a high-ranking FDNY chief has been arrested three times for impersonating a cop and was found to have blown off 911 calls […]


    Fla. theme park offers free tickets to first responders
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 23:38 by EMS1

    Legoland Florida Resort is offering free, single-day theme park admission in September for first responders […]


    Fla. theme park offers free tickets to first responders
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 23:34 by Firerescue1

    Legoland Florida Resort is offering free, single-day theme park admission in September for first responders […]


    Study shows health, reaction-time declines in firefighters
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 23:29 by Firerescue1

    Researchers have expanded a health-monitoring study of wildland firefighters after a study found season-long health declines and deteriorating reaction times […]


    Study shows health, reaction-time declines in firefighters
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 23:29 by Firerescue1

    Researchers have expanded a health-monitoring study of wildland firefighters after a study found season-long health declines and deteriorating reaction times […]


    Chicago home where 10 kids died in fire hit with violations
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 23:22 by Firerescue1

    The violations include failing to provide working smoke detectors, which firefighters have said likely would’ve saved the children’s lives […]


    Chicago home where 10 kids died in fire hit with violations
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 23:22 by Firerescue1

    The violations include failing to provide working smoke detectors, which firefighters have said likely would’ve saved the children’s lives […]


    Ohio Officer Forced to Shoot K-9 Partner During Attack in Training
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 19:19 by POLICE Magazine

    An Ohio officer shot his police dog after it attacked him, leaving him with serious bite wounds, the Columbus Police Department said in a written statement. […]


    Ohio Officer Forced to Shoot K-9 Partner During Attack in Training
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 19:19 by POLICE Magazine

    An Ohio officer shot his police dog after it attacked him, leaving him with serious bite wounds, the Columbus Police Department said in a written statement. […]


    Massachusetts Officers Treated for Opioid Exposure After Responding to Fatal Overdose
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 19:08 by POLICE Magazine

    Two Sterling (MA) Police officers and one Massachusetts State Police trooper were treated for opioid exposure after responding to a fatal overdose on Friday. […]


    California Legislature Passes Bills on Police Transparency
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 18:58 by POLICE Magazine

    The California Legislature has approved two measures that would allow the press and the public to more easily obtain information about police activity that had previously been kept confidential. […]


    Colorado Officer Shot, Expected to Make Full Recovery
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 18:46 by POLICE Magazine

    An officer with the Aurora (CO) Police Department was shot during a gunfight with a subject on Friday afternoon. The rounds that struck the officer reportedly were stopped by his ballistic vest. […]


    Off-Duty Georgia Officer Shot During Attempted Robbery, Wounds Suspects
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 18:39 by POLICE Magazine

    Two off-duty officers were leaving a lounge in South Fulton (GA) when they were approached by two men attacked one of the officers in an attempted robbery. […]


    Louisiana State Police Superintendent Says Newspaper Should ‘Move Forward’
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 18:31 by POLICE Magazine

    In a letter to the editors of The Advocate, Louisiana State Police Superintendent Kevin Reeves said that the newspaper has unnecessarily making mention of an incident that occurred more than 20 months ago in news coverage unrelated to that event. […]


    Man Attempts to Assault Nebraska Officer with Improvised Flame Thrower
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 18:27 by POLICE Magazine

    A 57-year-old man reportedly used an aerosol spray can and a lighter to shoot a flame at an officer with the Omaha (NE) Police Department on Friday morning. […]


    4 Men Charged in Shooting that Critically Wounded RCMP Officer
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 18:27 by POLICE Magazine

    Corporal Graeme Kingdon is now in stable condition. […]


    St. Louis Circuit Attorney Declines Accepting Cases from 28 Officers
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 18:22 by POLICE Magazine

    According to KTVI-TV, St. Louis’s top prosecutor—Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner—has a so-called “exclusion list” of 28 police officers and will refuse to prosecute suspected criminals if any of those officers are deemed critical to such prosecutions. […]


    Video: Dallas Police Department Losing New Recruits
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 18:20 by POLICE Magazine

    According to CBS-TV in Dallas, nine of the 167 individuals who have graduated from the Dallas Police Academy within the last year are no longer with the department. […]


    Federal Premium Adds New Gold Medal Loads
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 12:59 by POLICE Magazine

    Federal Premium has expanded its Gold Medal rifle ammunition line with hot new loads in 6.5 Creedmoor and 6mm Creedmoor. This includes various new loadings of 6mm Creedmoor 105-grain Berger Hybrid and 6.5 Creedmoor 140-grain Sierra MatchKing. […]


    Montgomery County Enhances 911 Communications With AT&T
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 12:47 by POLICE Magazine

    Montgomery County is enhancing its 911 communications with AT&T ESInet. The county recently joined others in the National Capital Region and selected the service from AT&T. The solution gives 911 call takers enhanced tools to speed their responsiveness and boost reliability to those in emergencies. […]


    Pa. man who shot two state troopers sentenced
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 12:30 by PoliceOne

    By Andrew Scott Pocono Record EASTON, Pa. — Daniel Clary, 22, of Effort, was sentenced Friday in Northampton County Court to 53 and a half to 110 years in state prison for the attempted murders of two state troopers. Pulled over by state police for speeding and suspected driving under the influence Nov. 7 on […]


    Mass. LEOs treated for opioid exposure after responding to overdose
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 11:30 by PoliceOne

    By Kristin LaFratta MassLive.com STERLING, Mass. — Two Sterling Police officers and one Massachusetts State Police trooper were treated for opioid exposure after responding to a fatal overdose in Sterling that required a HazMat and multi-agency response. Shortly after 9:30 p.m. on Friday — which was considered international overdose awareness day — authorities from Sterling’s […]


    Pa. police chief addresses Maple Donuts video controversy
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 11:00 by PoliceOne

    By YD Staff The York Dispatch YORK, Pa. — York City Police Chief Troy Bankert released a statement Friday, Aug. 31, acknowledging the controversy surrounding a lip sync video featuring officers and Maple Donuts, and saying the subject will be discussed in upcoming “sensitivity training.” The video, meant to raise money for the city police […]


    NH man leads police on two-state pursuit, rams cruiser
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 10:00 by PoliceOne

    By Kevin Landrigan New Hampshire Union Leader SEABROOK, NH — A Seabrook man faces felony charges after leading state and local police on a two-state chase that included ramming a New Hampshire state trooper’s cruiser early Saturday morning … […]


    Texas fire dept. treasurer arrested, charged with theft
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 08:30 by Firerescue1

    For the second time this month, a member of Payne Springs Fire Rescue has been charged with at least one felony […]


    Man gets 6 years in prison for starting Ill. warehouse blaze
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 08:30 by Firerescue1

    Ruben Ochoa Cruz set a fire at a RoomPlace warehouse that caused $122 million in damage after getting in an argument with his boss about overtime […]


    Kan. fire officials: Too many ‘band aid and aspirin’ 911 calls
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 08:30 by Firerescue1

    The Wichita Fire Department will test sending EMTs on “what some have called band aids and aspirin” medical calls, Mayor Jeff Longwell said […]


    Mich. EMS provider stabbed in neck by patient
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    Police said the workers loaded the man into the ambulance, but he became combative and stabbed one EMS provider in the neck and tried to stab another provider […]


    Pa. task force stresses improving access to mental health services in schools
    Posted September 2nd, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    A task force commissioned in the aftermath of the Parkland mass shooting calls for better communication about potential threats […]


    Cost-Effective Drone Solutions Can Help Police Save Lives
    Posted September 1st, 2018 @ 12:00 by Mike Kahn/ AEE Chief Marketing Officer

    As drone-powered missions continue to have significant impact on the positive outcomes of law enforcement situations, users shouldn’t have to choose a $1,500 consumer drone because of a fear of flying a product which is priced 20 times higher.  […]


    Report: Sudden heart failure a top cause of death for college athletes
    Posted September 1st, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    About 1 in 50,000 young athletes dies from sudden cardiac failure, but sudden cardiac death is the most common nontraumatic cause of death among college athletes […]


    Kan. fire officials: Too many ‘band aid and aspirin’ 911 calls
    Posted September 1st, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    The Wichita Fire Department will test sending EMTs on “what some have called band aids and aspirin” medical calls, Mayor Jeff Longwell said […]


    Mich. medical examiner’s office needs more money for overdose autopsies
    Posted September 1st, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    Nearly half a million more dollars and an extra death investigator are needed to keep up with the record number of opioid deaths in Kent County […]


    Terminated Ohio fire chief sues to be reinstated
    Posted September 1st, 2018 @ 08:30 by Firerescue1

    An official said Scioto Township Fire Department Chief Porter Welch was fired for several reasons including failure to submit a balanced budge […]


    Union: Frequent closing of fire station ‘unsafe and unacceptable’
    Posted September 1st, 2018 @ 08:30 by Firerescue1

    The union representing the city of Dayton’s firefighters said residents will be in danger if the city does not increase staffing […]


    US senator pushes Opioid Crisis Response Act
    Posted September 1st, 2018 @ 08:00 by EMS1

    The bill would expand a naloxone grant program, authorize a grant to teach post-overdose treatment and authorize funding for technology to screen for deadly drugs […]


    Miss. fire chief put on leave amidst filed complaints
    Posted September 1st, 2018 @ 07:30 by Firerescue1

    Natchez Fire Chief Aaron Wesley was put on leave after complaints were filed against him with the city’s human resources department […]


    Ala. governor announces trooper pay raises amid statewide ‘retention crisis’
    Posted September 1st, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Zaz Hollander Alaska Dispatch News MEADOW LAKES, Ala. — A pay increase is coming to hundreds of Alaska State Troopers to try to keep them from leaving the job. Flanked by blue-shirted supervisors, Gov. Bill Walker announced a 7.5 percent raise for state patrol and wildlife troopers at a news conference Wednesday held at […]


    Fla. man flings ‘holy blood’ at deputy
    Posted September 1st, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Justin Trombly Tampa Bay Times BROOKSVILLE, Fla. — A Palm Bay-area man flung his cut-up hand at a Hernando County deputy while being arrested Wednesday, the Sheriff’s Office said, telling him to "get some of this holy blood." I… […]


    Calif. BART system ends emergency police patrols started after wave of violence
    Posted September 1st, 2018 @ 05:00 by PoliceOne

    By Rachel Swan San Francisco Chronicle SAN FRANCISCO — BART has ended emergency police patrols that it began after the fatal stabbing of a young woman on a train platform in Oakland, and switched to a leaner staffing plan that it can keep long-te… […]


    Quiz: How much do you know about sepsis?
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 22:00 by EMS1

    Take our 5-minute quiz to find out how your assessment skills measure up […]


    Controversial Calif. UOF bill shelved for the year
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 16:25 by PoliceOne

    By Alexei Koseff Sacramento Bee SAN DIEGO — A controversial legislative proposal to limit when police can use deadly force in California will not move forward this session. Senate President Pro Tem Toni Atkins and Assemblywoman Shirley Weber, a San Diego Democrat who carried the measure, jointly announced Wednesday night that they would hold Assembly […]


    How police can benefit from open data
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 15:49 by PoliceOne

    Sponsored by Amazon Web Services By Laura Neitzel, PoliceOne BrandFocus Staff The concept of “open data” may raise an eyebrow for a law enforcement officer whose job is to keep people and property secure. In an environment where many police may feel their actions can be vilified, some agencies are reluctant to invite scrutiny, not […]


    Proposed California Legislation Would Limit Who can be Charged with Felony Murder
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 15:27 by POLICE Magazine

    The California legislature has to the governor proposed legislation that would significantly limit who can be charged under the felony murder rule—under which defendants can be convicted of first-degree murder if a victim dies during the commission of a felony, “even if the defendant did not intend to kill or did not know a homicide […]


    Proposed California Legislation Would Limit Who Can Be Charged with Felony Murder
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 15:27 by POLICE Magazine

    The California legislature has sent to the governor proposed legislation that would significantly limit who can be charged under the felony murder rule—under which defendants can be convicted of first-degree murder if a victim dies during the commission of a felony, “even if the defendant did not intend to kill or did not know a […]


    Good Samaritan Pulls Sheriff’s Deputy Out Of Burning Squad Car
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 15:22 by POLICE Magazine

    An unknown man rescued a Cook County Sheriff’s Deputy from her burning patrol vehicle early Thursday. The officer had been trapped in her squad car following a collision with another vehicle. […]


    Good Samaritan Pulls Sheriff’s Deputy Out Of Burning Squad Car
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 15:22 by POLICE Magazine

    An unknown man rescued a Cook County Sheriff’s Deputy from her burning patrol vehicle early Thursday. The officer had been trapped in her squad car following a collision with another vehicle. […]


    2018 Dodge Durango Pursuit
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 15:14 by David Griffith

    One big change between the 2018 Durango Pursuit and the 2019 models is that buyers now have a choice of engines. The 2018 was released with one engine, the 5.7-liter V-8 HEMI. The 2019 is available with the HEMI or with a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6. […]


    Texts Show North Carolina Chief Told Officers to ‘Not Engage’ Protesters
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 15:11 by POLICE Magazine

    Chief Chris Blue of the Chapel Hill (NC) Police Department instructed his officers to stand aside last week as protesters pulled down a controversial Confederate monument on the University of North Carolina campus, according to Fox News. […]


    Oregon Officers Save Pet Fish from Tank Filled with Garbage, Cigarette Butts
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 15:08 by POLICE Magazine

    Police officers with the Gresham (OR) Police Department have a new officemate—a fished named Rocky. […]


    DA: Police Not at Fault for Death of Pennsylvania Man During Search
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 15:05 by POLICE Magazine

    Berks County District Attorney John Adams has concluded that the death of 51-year-old Gregory Longenecker as he fled police into a thicket of tall grass was his own fault, not the fault of the police who were chasing him. […]


    Connecticut Police Detonate “Pressure Cooker” Device Found Near Elementary School
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 14:59 by POLICE Magazine

    Officers with the Meriden (CT) Police Department were called to investigate a reported suspicious package not far from Israel Putnam Elementary School in Meriden Thursday morning. They discovered what they called a “pressure cooker type device” and initiated a “shelter-in-place” until the bomb squad could detonate the device. […]


    Customs Agents Use New Facial Recognition Technology to Nab Imposter at Airport
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 14:55 by POLICE Magazine

    It was just the third day of operation for a new facial comparison biometric system now being used by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), at Washington Dulles International Airport when a man presenting a French passport was discovered to in fact be from Republic of Congo. […]


    Customs Agents Use New Facial Recognition Technology to Nab Impostor at Airport
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 14:55 by POLICE Magazine

    It was just the third day of operation for a new facial comparison biometric system now being used by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at Washington Dulles International Airport when a man presenting a French passport was discovered to in fact be from Republic of Congo. […]


    Poem: Blue Line of Loss
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 14:48 by PoliceOne

    Calling all police poets! PoliceOne’s new column highlights some of the inspirational, moving and funny poems authored by our readers. “Blue Line of Loss” by Deputy Phil Barker is dedicated to his colleague Deputy Micah Flick of the E… […]


    San Francisco POA Opposes Proposed “Safe Injection Sites” for Drug Users
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 14:44 by POLICE Magazine

    Rick Andreotti, vice president of the San Francisco Police Officer’s Association, told KRON News that while he’s happy the city is concerned for people’s well-being, he doesn’t think this is the right way to stop the drug epidemic. […]


    Texas Officer Who Pointed Gun at Kids Cleared of Wrongdoing
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 14:39 by POLICE Magazine

    In the July 5 incident Officer Jose Rios was attempting to affect the arrest of two juveniles when he was surrounded by a number of other juveniles who closed in on him as they shouted taunts. The incident was captured on cell phone video, which quickly went viral on social media. […]


    After the pursuit: 8 keys to writing your police report
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 14:35 by PoliceOne

    Author: Jason Hoschouer As I wrote in an earlier article, “Top 5 dangers every officer faces during a pursuit,” pursuits are inherently dangerous. You may very well work for an agency that has a no pursuit policy. However, if pursuits are s… […]


    An introduction to shooting with night vision
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 14:15 by PoliceOne

    Author: TFB StaffThis article originally appeared on The Firearm Blog. Night vision for civilians used to be exorbitantly expensive, if not prohibited in some places. However, as technology has improved, the devices have gotten to a point where civilia… […]


    Telling the Stories of American Police Officers’ Courage and Compassion
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 13:30 by Doug Wyllie

    When the Fort Worth (TX) Police Department proactively invited their local media to a press conference to show the dash- and body-worn camera footage of a recent incident in which two officers rescued a suicidal woman who was standing precariously atop the safety barrier on a very high highway bridge — and allow their officers […]


    Mobile Technology 2018
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 13:21 by Melanie Basich

    Use these high-tech tools to enhance your capabilities on duty when rolling in your mobile office. […]


    What it takes to be a great police leader
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 13:04 by PoliceOne

    Author: Jim Dudley and Doug Wyllie Download this week’s episode on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed We all know bad leadership when we see it. It couldn’t be more plain or obvious when a person in a position of authority loses (or never had) the commitment or allegiance of the people over whom they […]


    Photo of the Week: Dublin hills
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 12:40 by PoliceOne

    Author: PoliceOne MembersThis week’s photo comes from Deputy Joshua Phillips of the Dublin PD in California. Phillips was clearing a 911 call in the beautiful Dublin hills when he returned to his car and caught this incredible sunset. Calling all police photographers! PoliceOne needs pictures of you in action or training. Submit a photo — […]


    10 lessons from the Pulse nightclub shooting
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 12:31 by PoliceOne

    Author: Mike WoodIn the early morning hours of June 12, 2016, a lone terrorist who pledged allegiance to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) killed 49 people and wounded 58 others in an attack on the Pulse nightclub, in Orlando, Florida. At the … […]


    Drug Detection and Officer Protection
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 12:12 by Melanie Basich

    Police need tools to identify unknown substances and to keep those materials from harming them. […]


    Officials: Fla. deputies acted properly in 2017 shootouts involving armed robber
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 11:05 by PoliceOne

    By Eliot Kleinberg Palm Beach Post PALM BEACH, Fla. — Two separate shootouts hours apart ended with a sheriff’s dog hurt and an alleged armed robber and carjacker dead. Separate investigations now have ruled Palm Beach County deputies acted appropriately in both confrontations. Phillip Byron O’Shea, 46, exchanged fire with deputies the morning of May […]


    TUFFY SECURITY PRODUCTS INTRODUCES MODEL 343 UNDER REAR SEAT LOCKBOX FOR CHEVY COLORADO/GMC CANYON
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 10:52 by Officer

    Tuffy Security Products has unveiled its Model 343 Under Rear Seat Lockbox for 2014 to current Chevy Colorado/ GMC Canyon Crew Cab pickup trucks. […]


    Police: Calif. SWAT in standoff with armed man barricaded in motel
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 10:50 by PoliceOne

    By Julia Sclafani and Anna Buchmann The Sacramento Bee SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A SWAT team is on the scene of a standoff with an armed suspect barricaded in a motel in south Sacramento, police said early Friday. Officers responded to reports of shot… […]


    Los Angeles Sheriff’s Deputy Fighting to Return to Duty
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 10:33 by Officer

    Los Angeles Sheriff’s Deputy Garrett Rifkin lost part of his leg after he was involved in a wreck with a driver who sped off while on his way to work on Aug. 3. […]


    NC cops recruit child as ‘junior officer’ after seeing him drive mini cop car
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 10:28 by PoliceOne

    By Dashiell Coleman Gaston Gazette BELMONT, NC — Three-year-old Lucas Reese had barely finished a hard shift at work patrolling his family’s driveway in a miniature police car Aug. 24 when he got a surprise visit. Two Belmont police officers had pulled up to the Reese home near Armstrong Road with a special request to […]


    Investigation clears Texas cop of wrongdoing after pointing gun at teens
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 10:14 by PoliceOne

    By Aaron Martinez El Paso Times EL PASO, Texas — An El Paso police officer who pointed his gun at children in a viral video was cleared of wrongdoing in an internal investigation, Chief Greg Allen said at a news conference Thursday. Allen said the investigation found that allegations that officer Jose Rios wrongfully pulled […]


    Ohio man steals cop’s gun, shoots himself at golf course
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 09:57 by PoliceOne

    By Amanda Garrett Akron Beacon Journal PENINSULA, Ohio — Investigators spent much of Wednesday at Brandywine Country Club sorting out what happened there after a man killed himself. Police went to the golf course on Akron-Peninsula Road about 5:2… […]


    Mich. man charged in attempt to rob undercover cop
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 09:47 by PoliceOne

    By Nathan Clark The Ann Arbor News ANN ARBOR, Mich. — A man who attempted to rob an undercover police officer during a drug deal sting operation a year ago pleaded guilty on Monday to multiple felonies. Scott Michael Allen, 29, pleaded guilty to … […]


    Strangers revive choking baby after mom screams for help
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    Reyna Martinez stood outside her home and screamed for someone to help her when her 1-year-old son began choking on Cheerios […]


    Five Florida Deputies Sickened While Trying to Serve Warrant at Home
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 06:50 by Officer

    Five Hernando County deputies were treated by emergency personnel on Thursday night after being exposed to an unknown substance while trying to serve a felony warrant, the sheriff’s office says. […]


    Florida Sheriff’s Deputy Shoots, Kills Dog That Attacked Fellow Deputy
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 06:44 by Officer

    A Hernando County deputy fatally shot a pit bull after it attacked a fellow deputy, according to the Hernando County Sheriff’s Department. […]


    Video Shows Struggle Between California Officer and Man on Train Platform
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 06:36 by Officer

    A vigil was held Wednesday night for a man killed by a train a year ago and the man’s family released Metro security video of what the man’s mother claims shows an officer throwing her son on the tracks right in front of a train. […]


    Man Flings ‘Holy Blood’ at Florida Deputy
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 06:19 by Officer

    A man flung his cut-up hand at a Hernando County deputy while being arrested Wednesday, the Sheriff’s Office said, telling him to “get some of this holy blood.” […]


    New York Trooper Saves Choking Child
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 06:14 by Officer

    New York State Trooper Aaron Kawado saved a choking 1-year-old child Wednesday night in Cattaraugus County. […]


    Wounded Gamer Describes Terror at Jacksonville Mass Shooting
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 06:05 by Officer

    Darren Crews said during the chaos, he saw “people tumbling over everybody, trampling over people. It was crazy.” […]


    Three Arrested During Protests at Silent Sam Site in North Carolina
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 05:44 by Officer

    With a heavy police presence watching, opponents and supporters of Confederate monuments squared off Thursday night on the University of North Carolina campus spot where the Silent Sam statue was toppled last week. […]


    BART Ends Emergency Police Patrols
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 05:38 by Officer

    BART has ended emergency police patrols that it began after the fatal stabbing of a young woman on a train platform in Oakland and switched to a leaner staffing plan that it can keep long-term. […]


    Charges Dropped in New Mexico Compound Case
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 05:26 by Officer

    District Court judges in Taos on Wednesday dismissed all the initial child abuse counts against five defendants arrested at a remote Taos County compound earlier this month, and three got out of jail late in the afternoon. […]


    DOJ: Fentanyl Exposure One of the Most Dangerous Threats Facing Law Enforcement
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 05:14 by Officer

    The Office of Justice Programs’ Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) released the Fentanyl Safety Recommendations for First Responders’ companion training video “Fentanyl: The Real Deal.” […]


    It’s in the smoke: cancer-causing compounds and contaminates
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 05:00 by Firerescue1

    Measuring the irritants and cancer-causing contaminates present in structure fires proves SCBA should be used even when carbon monoxide levels are deemed acceptable […]


    After-action report: Tactical EMS lessons from terror attack
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 02:32 by EMS1

    Training rescue task force medics and SWAT medics for responding to mass casualty incidents […]


    After-action report: Tactical EMS lessons from terror attack
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 02:32 by EMS1

    Training rescue task force medics and SWAT medics for responding to mass casualty incidents […]


    3 benefits of a community paramedicine program
    Posted August 31st, 2018 @ 01:30 by EMS1

    A treatment-based approach can help your agency provide more appropriate care, reduce costly transports and benefit your staff as well as the patients you serve […]


    Video: Firefighter plays ping pong with 101-year-old woman
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 23:42 by Firerescue1

    After treating a patient, firefighter Nick Plancich offered to play ping pong with Marjorie Harford, who was bouncing the ball alone […]


    Video: Firefighter schooled in ping pong by 101-year-old woman
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 23:42 by Firerescue1

    After treating a patient, firefighter Nick Plancich offered to play ping pong with Marjorie Harford, who was bouncing the ball alone […]


    Video: Firefighter plays ping pong with 101-year-old woman
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 23:40 by EMS1

    After treating a patient, firefighter Nick Plancich offered to play ping pong with Marjorie Harford, who was bouncing the ball alone […]


    Video: Firefighter schooled in ping pong by 101-year-old woman
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 23:40 by EMS1

    After treating a patient, firefighter Nick Plancich offered to play ping pong with Marjorie Harford, who was bouncing the ball alone […]


    Fire dept. looking into anti-theft devices after 2 ambulances stolen
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 23:37 by EMS1

    After two ambulances were stolen within six months, the San Antonio Fire Department is weighing two different anti-theft options […]


    Heather Locklear to be charged with attacking EMT, cop
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 23:27 by EMS1

    The actress will be charged with attacking a sheriff’s deputy and an EMT after they responded to a disturbance call at her […]


    Fla. county settles lawsuit from woman dropped by paramedics
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 22:55 by EMS1

    Palm Beach County settled with Jean Reed-Garry for $100,000 after she was dropped while being loaded into an ambulance in 2012. (Photo/YouTube) […]


    Wis. boy rescued after firefighter spots his finger poking out of manhole cover
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 22:51 by EMS1

    The 11 year old was playing in a flooded drainage ditch and got swept under the water […]


    Wis. boy rescued after firefighter spots his finger poking out of manhole cover
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 22:48 by Firerescue1

    The 11 year old was playing in a flooded drainage ditch and got swept under the water […]


    Firefighters concerned about growing solar panel use
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 22:41 by Firerescue1

    York City Deputy Fire Chief Chad Deardoff said there is a “severe risk of electrical shock” if the panels are not disconnected […]


    Officials: Fatal Calif. wildfire is 100 percent contained
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 22:28 by Firerescue1

    After taking eight lives, destroying 1,079 homes and ravaging 229,651 acres of Shasta and Trinity counties, the monstrous Carr wildfire was declared contained […]


    Houston firefighters blast mayor over fatal hotel blaze survivor payments
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 21:49 by Firerescue1

    An attorney representing the families of the firefighters killed in a 2013 blaze says the city has refused to waive claims to $1.4 million it paid in benefits […]


    5 concepts for building a resilient community before an act of mass violence
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 21:00 by EMS1

    These concepts will yield more prepared, capable and resilient communities […]


    5 concepts for building a resilient community before an act of mass violence
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 21:00 by Firerescue1

    These concepts will yield more prepared, capable and resilient communities […]


    How to Protect Against Fentanyl Exposure
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 19:25 by Melanie Basich

    It’s important to know what to look for if you suspect contact with fentanyl. Symptoms of opioid overdose include very small “pinpoint” pupils, slow heartbeat or low blood pressure, and being unresponsive. […]


    How to Protect Against Fentanyl Exposure
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 19:25 by Melanie Basich

    It’s important to know what to look for if you suspect contact with fentanyl. Symptoms of opioid overdose include very small “pinpoint” pupils, slow heartbeat or low blood pressure, and being unresponsive. […]


    The New Classic
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 18:57 by Melanie Basich

    5.11 Tactical’s new Flex-Tac Poly/Wool Class A uniform is made with Australian Merino wool and mechanical stretch for great comfort, fit, and easy maintenance with a polished appearance. […]


    Off-Duty Safety Tips
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 18:26 by Doug Wyllie

    It’s no secret that groups like Antifa and Anonymous are simpatico, and when you add BLM activists to the mix, you have a troika of anti-police groups that is not to be underestimated. Consequently, officers must maintain vigilant watch for threats while off duty. […]


    New Mexico Deputy Fatally Shoots Woman Who Tried to Steal Cruiser
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 18:19 by Officer

    Valencia County Sheriff’s Deputy Ashley Martinez fatally shot Virginia Romero last Thursday morning as Romero tried to steal another deputy’s vehicle. […]


    9/11 is Still Killing FBI Agents
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 17:51 by Officer

    15 agents have died from cancers linked to toxic exposure during the investigation and cleanup. […]


    The public speaks: Cops are trusted
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 17:15 by PoliceOne

    Author: Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D.To misquote Mark Twain, it is fair to say that the rumors of the death of trust for law enforcement have been greatly exaggerated. A recently released Gallup poll shows the Supreme Court, the medical system and congre… […]


    Boston Police Give Dog New ‘Do to Help Beat the Heat
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 17:15 by Officer

    A disheveled stray dog was rescued from this week’s brutal heat and given a much-needed makeover, thanks to two caring Boston cops. […]


    FalCom Headset/PTT System
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 17:00 by Officer

    TEA Headset’s FalCom advanced headset/PTT system utilizes modular radio/device interface cables that allow the user to interface with the newest radios, legacy radios, ICS systems for ground, fixed/rotary wing aircraft and maritime platforms. Simply… […]


    Panel Says Baltimore Detective Thought Murdered Killed Himself, Case Still Open
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 16:56 by POLICE Magazine

    Among the evidence: The gun barrel was in contact with Suiter’s head when the fatal shot was fired. Nobody else’s DNA was found on his weapon. Blood spatter was found inside the right-handed detective’s right shirt cuff, indicating his hand and arm were in a high position when the shot was fired. […]


    Video: DOJ Announces New Fentanyl Safety Video for First Responders
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 16:45 by POLICE Magazine

    The Office of Justice Programs’ Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) on Thursday released the Fentanyl Safety Recommendations for First Responders companion training video Fentanyl: The Real Deal. The video was produced by U.S. Customs and Border Protection to help first responders protect themselves when the presence of fentanyl is suspected or encountered on the job. […]


    Making Superheroes
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 16:17 by David Griffith

    Phoenix Crimes Against Children detective Sean Reavie created the charitable effort Superhero September to provide toys and apparel as well as other comforts for the children his detective unit is tasked with protecting. […]


    Video: Maryland Chief Apologizes for Officer’s Comment About ‘Black Bad Guy’
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 16:10 by POLICE Magazine

    Chief Hank Stawinski said the officer—who is a dog handler in the department’s K-9 unit—misspoke and that the officer is “very troubled by the response that this has elicited in comparison to his record of service” to the community. […]


    Former Virginia Officer Charged in 6-Month-Old Daughter’s Death
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 16:02 by POLICE Magazine

    A former police officer with the Fairfax County (VA) Police Department turned himself into Maryland police and was charged with multiple counts of child abuse in the death of his six-month-old daughter, Harper in October 2017. […]


    Arizona Police Association Blasts ACLU Over Remarks about “Reckless” Police Shootings
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 15:59 by POLICE Magazine

    The Phoenix Law Enforcement Association posted a lengthy statement on its website in response to statements made by Alessandra Soler, Executive Director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona. […]


    Washington Oversight Board: Sheriff’s UOF Complaint Process Needs Work
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 15:55 by POLICE Magazine

    The King County Office of Law Enforcement Oversight (OLEO) recently released a new report that suggested the process used by the King County Sheriff’s Office to review complaints made by members of the public against officers for alleged unnecessary or excessive use of force needs improvement. […]


    2 Arrests in Beating of Off-Duty Police Officer
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 15:55 by POLICE Magazine

    Two teenagers have been arrested in connection with an attempt to take a scooter from an off-duty police officer, according to a report in the Washington Post. […]


    Mississippi Pizza Parlor Sends Note of Thanks to Officers, Picks Up Their Tab
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 15:50 by POLICE Magazine

    Sergeant Michael Burkett, Officer Jared McKinney, and Officer Brandon Zwick chose a Tony’s Brick Oven Pizzeria in downtown Gulfport in part because it was so close to the PD where they were training. […]


    Texas Police Seize 600+ Pounds of Meth in Weekend Raid
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 15:47 by POLICE Magazine

    Chief Michael Dozier of the Electra (TX) Police Department said that the department initiated a raid on a suspected methamphetamine lab in a home on Friday night, seizing more than 3,000 grams of the drug. […]


    Son Who Donated Kidney to Police Chief Dad Sworn in as Police Officer
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 15:46 by POLICE Magazine

    The son of Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson—Daniel Johnson—has been sworn in as a police officer a year after he donated a kidney to his dad. […]


    California UOF Legislation Inspired by Stephon Clark Shooting Shelved for the Year
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 15:41 by POLICE Magazine

    California’s Assembly Bill 931—a piece of legislation aimed at reducing the number of officer-involved shootings in California by modifying that state’s legal standard for judging police officers’ use of force from “reasonable” to “necessary”—will not move forward this year. […]


    Nebraska Police Rescue Missing 90-Year-Old Man Who Suffers from Dementia
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 15:39 by POLICE Magazine

    Vitauts Grinvalds had last been seen at around eight o’clock in the morning. Police located him at about four in the afternoon, and returned him safely to his home. […]


    Aimpoint’s Revolutionary Pistol Sight: the Acro P-1
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 14:47 by Officer

    The Aimpoint Acro P-1 is a compact, enclosed red dot sight designed for direct integration on pistol slides and other weapon systems. It is the only optic in its category tested to withstand a minimum of 20,000 rounds on a .40 cal pistol slide as we… […]


    Texas Police Arrest 3 Men With More Than 600 Pounds of Meth
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 14:04 by Officer

    Police in North Central Texas said they arrested three men over the weekend with more than 600 pounds of meth. […]


    Florida Deputy Accused of Pulling Into Station Parking Lot Drunk
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 13:44 by Officer

    A Palm Beach County sheriff’s deputy pulled into the parking lot of the Wellington district station hours after his shift, and supervisors quickly determined he was drunk and eventually arrested him. […]


    Court: Pa. cop not at fault after suspect crushed by bulldozer
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 13:40 by PoliceOne

    By Steven Henshaw Reading Eagle READING, Pa. — Hiding in brush so thick that a tracking dog was of no use, Gregory A. Longenecker couldn’t shake his pursuers as they inched closer with the help of a bulldozer on state game lands in northwestern Berks County. Desperate and impaired by the use of multiple narcotics, […]


    Hit-and-Run Driver Slams Into Florida Cruiser
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 13:37 by Officer

    An illegal getaway from a hit-and-run accident early Tuesday likely ended up in the last place a Miramar man wanted to be — crashed into a police cruiser […]


    Florida Sheriff’s Office Arrests Man They Say Tried to Run Down Deputy
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 13:31 by Officer

    Eddie Rafeal Saunders was arrested Thursday after Pasco County Sheriff’s detectives said he nearly ran over a deputy and fled earlier this week. […]


    Pa. drunk driver convicted after crashing car into sheriff’s house
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 13:14 by PoliceOne

    By Peter E. Bortner Republican & Herald POTTSVILLE, Pa. — A Mount Carmel woman’s tearful apology was not enough to keep her out of prison after she admitted Wednesday to a Schuylkill County judge that she was intoxicated when she drove … […]


    Weekend bust nets Texas police 600 pounds of meth
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 11:07 by PoliceOne

    By Fernando Ramirez Houston Chronicle ELECTRA, Texas — Police in northcentral Texas said they arrested three men over the weekend with more than 600 pounds of meth. The drug bust netted Electra Police 300,750 grams of meth found in a home lab, KF… […]


    Breaching: Which option is best for your team?
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 11:04 by PoliceOne

    Author: Sgt. Glenn FrenchEgyptian military forces were the earliest recorded assaulting force to use breaching tactics to enter an adversary’s stronghold. A painting on the walls of Intis Tomb at Deshasheh depicts soldiers assaulting a gate and w… […]


    Police Fatally Shoot Suspect Trying to Run Over Trooper in Houston
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 10:51 by Officer

    A suspected carjacker with possible ties to a two-day crime spree was shot to death by police after trying to run over an undercover state trooper in northeast Houston Wednesday evening. […]


    Fla. cops thwart would-be robber after he enters store with face covered
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 10:50 by PoliceOne

    By Doug Phillips Sun Sentinel HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — It must have been the socks over his hands and his covered head that caught the attention of Hollywood detectives when a man rolled up to a CVS late at night on a bicycle and then went inside the ph… […]


    Florida Sheriff: Shooting Classic ‘Stand Your Ground’ Case
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 10:40 by Officer

    Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said an Uber driver was justified for fatally shooting a Winter Haven man in the wee hours of Tuesday morning. […]


    Alaska Governor Announces Trooper Pay Raises Amid Statewide ‘Retention Crisis’
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 10:27 by Officer

    A pay increase is coming to hundreds of Alaska troopers to keep them from leaving the job. […]


    DA: NY man tried to take cop’s gun, threatened to rape officers
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 10:25 by PoliceOne

    By Maura Grunlund Staten Island Advance STATEN ISLAND, NY — A man tried to snatch a cop’s gun and bit and threatened to rape other officers during a melee that started with an arrest in New Brighton, authorities allege. The skirmish began when Freddie Adams, 21, of DeKalb Avenue in Brooklyn, allegedly tried to prevent […]


    Boston cops give stray dog new lease on life
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 10:10 by PoliceOne

    By Marie Szaniszlo Boston Herald BOSTON — A disheveled stray dog was rescued from this week’s brutal heat and given a much-needed makeover, thanks to two caring Boston cops. Officer Michael Shikoluk was on patrol Tuesday in Dorchester when … […]


    Cops: Hit-and-run driver slams into police cruiser, breaks officer’s leg
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 09:59 by PoliceOne

    By Anne Geggis Sun Sentinel MIRAMAR, Fla. — An illegal getaway from a hit-and-run accident early Tuesday likely ended up in the last place a Miramar man wanted to be — crashed into a police cruiser, officers say. Anthony Shameer Ganie, 26, … […]


    Ore. cop watcher violates stalking order while filming police chief
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 09:45 by PoliceOne

    By Maxine Bernstein The Oregonian PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon cop watcher Eli Richey spent Tuesday night in jail, accused of violating a stalking order obtained by Police Chief Danielle Outlaw after she saw him approach and videotape her while standing outside City Hall on Sunday during the city-sponsored Hip Hop Day. “Hey, you got something […]


    Md. commissioner: ‘Case still open’ in detective’s death
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 09:31 by PoliceOne

    By Ian Duncan The Baltimore Sun BALTIMORE — Baltimore Police Commissioner Gary Tuggle said the death of Sean Suiter officially remains an open case and detectives will continue to investigate as they take into account an outside panel concluding … […]


    Study: Laryngeal tubes could increase cardiac arrest survival
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 08:30 by EMS1

    A study has shown that a change in the type of breathing tube paramedics use to resuscitate patients with sudden cardiac arrest can improve the odds of survival […]


    Introducing the new Incident Command Professional In-Ear-Headset (IC-PRO-IEH) for U94 Push-to-Talk
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 07:44 by Officer

    TEA is proud to introduce a new In-Ear Voice Capture earpiece designed to integrate with the Tactical U94 Push-To-Talk. […]


    Former LAPD Deputy Chief of Police Sees Tethered sUAS Necessary Equipment for Protecting Major Cities
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 07:40 by Officer

    Mike Hillmann joins Hoverfly, bringing 47 years of specialized law enforcement experience to colleagues on new aerial capability. […]


    Webb County Sheriff’s Office Selects SIG SAUER P320
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 07:36 by Officer

    SIG SAUER, Inc. is pleased to announce the Webb County Sheriff’s Office has selected the P320 Pistol as their official duty sidearm. […]


    Honor Defense LLC® and Riton Optics® announce auction to benefit the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA®)
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 07:33 by Officer

    Honor Defense LLC® and Riton Optics® are pleased to announce an auction of a custom engraved firearm and a Riton Scope to benefit the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA®). […]


    Pittsburg Police Department recognized as a StarChase Public Safety Technology Center of Excellence in California
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 07:28 by Officer

    Pittsburg Police Department recognized as a StarChase Public Safety Technology Center of Excellence in California […]


    Truman State University Adopts New Officer Scheduling Software
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 07:22 by Officer

    Campus security department simplifies officer scheduling with ScheduleAnywhere […]


    Digital Edition: How to win the war on opioids
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 07:09 by PoliceOne

    Author: PoliceOne Digital EditionEarlier this year, the CDC reported that the opioid epidemic is claiming the lives of 115 Americans every day. The forces of evil behind this unprecedented public health emergency are far bigger than a single drug deale… […]


    California Police Give Son of Slain Officer a Memorable First Day of School
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 06:48 by Officer

    The son of a slain Pomona police officer got a touching sendoff Wednesday for his first day of school. […]


    FBI Makes Changes to Public Tip Line After Parkland Shooting
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 06:38 by Officer

    The FBI admitted they received a tip at their West Virginia Center from someone close to Nikolas Cruz. […]


    Denver Police Body Camera Video With Journalist Leads to Investigation
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 06:36 by Officer

    On July 5, 2018 Susan Greene, Editor of the Colorado Independent, was taking pictures of officers who had placed a naked man in crisis in handcuffs. […]


    Opioid exposure safety, superglottic airways and other EMS news of the week
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 06:25 by EMS1

    Our co-hosts discuss hot topics related to EMS personnel, from cardiac arrest survival to a DOJ video regarding opioid exposure while on the job […]


    California Lawmakers Vote to Raise Buying Age for Long Guns
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 06:21 by Officer

    Alarmed by a string of mass shootings by young people, California lawmakers on Wednesday sent the governor a bill that would raise the minimum age for buying long guns in the state from 18 to 21. […]


    Feds: Immigrants Smuggled Through Train Tunnel Into Detroit
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 06:13 by Officer

    After months of catching undocumented immigrants sneaking into the U.S. through an underground train tunnel, federal agents Wednesday arrested the man they say is responsible for the human smuggling operation that ran between Canada and Detroit. […]


    Former Tulsa Officer Who Fatally Shot Man Calls for ‘Healing’
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 06:09 by Officer

    Former Tulsa Police Officer Betty Shelby, who fatally shot an unarmed black man in Oklahoma in 2016 and was later acquitted, says it is time for “healing.” […]


    North Carolina Police Officers Were Told to Not Engage With Protesters
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 06:00 by Officer

    Emails and text messages released Wednesday show Chapel Hill police were told to stand back from the Silent Sam Confederate statue before demonstrators toppled it Aug. 20. […]


    Ohio Corrections Officers, Inmates Sickened at Prison
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 05:53 by Officer

    At least 24 people were exposed to an unknown substance Wednesday morning at the Ross Correctional Institution in Chillicothe. […]


    Former Texas Police Officer Sentenced to 15 Years for Fatally Shooting Teen
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 05:40 by Officer

    After about five hours of deliberations on Wednesday, the same jury who convicted former Balch Springs Police Officer Roy Oliver sentenced him to 15 years along with a $10,000 fine. […]


    Baltimore Police Detective’s Widow Says Her Husband’s Death is a ‘Murder … Being Covered Up’
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 05:33 by Officer

    Nicole Suiter, the widow of Baltimore Police Detective Sean Suiter, is rejecting the findings of an independent review panel that determined her husband took his own life last year. […]


    The signs of toxic leadership in EMTs, paramedics and paramedic chiefs
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 01:05 by EMS1

    Toxic leaders in EMS destroy morale, initiative and progress; look for these signs in yourself and your department’s leadership […]


    Ex-Texas cop gets 15 years in fatal OIS
    Posted August 30th, 2018 @ 01:04 by PoliceOne

    By Ryan Tarinelli Associated Press DALLAS — A white former police officer was sentenced to 15 years in prison Wednesday night after being convicted of murder a day earlier for killing an unarmed 15-year-old boy when he fired into a car filled with black teenagers leaving a house party in suburban Dallas. Roy Oliver’s conviction […]


    Conn. firefighter-paramedic awarded for saving 3 cardiac arrest patients
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 23:39 by EMS1

    Bradley International Airport firefighter-paramedic Christina Palumbo saved three different passengers who suffered cardiac arrest […]


    Conn. firefighter-paramedic awarded for saving 3 cardiac arrest patients
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 23:37 by Firerescue1

    Bradley International Airport firefighter-paramedic Christina Palumbo saved three different passengers who suffered cardiac arrest […]


    Late Ohio firefighter-paramedic remembered for training over 3.7K responders
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 23:26 by Firerescue1

    Firefighter-paramedic Raymond Miller, who served the Ashland Fire Department for over 30 years, was remembered as someone who inspired others […]


    Late Ohio firefighter-paramedic remembered for training over 3.7K responders
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 23:22 by EMS1

    Firefighter-paramedic Raymond Miller, who served the Ashland Fire Department for over 30 years, was remembered as someone who inspired others […]


    Firefighter-EMT returns to work after lung transplant
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 23:19 by EMS1

    Mike Bramhall is back on the job and studying to get his paramedic license after his lung collapsed from cystic fibrosis two years ago […]


    Firefighter-EMT returns to work after lung transplant
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 23:11 by Firerescue1

    Mike Bramhall is back on the job and studying to get his paramedic license after his lung collapsed from cystic fibrosis two years ago […]


    Texas firefighter suspended for taking civilians on fire truck joyride
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 23:01 by Firerescue1

    Jason Persyn drove people who were touring the station on a fire truck without permission from his supervisors, according to officials […]


    Healthcare company to pay EMS agencies when patients not taken to hospital
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 22:33 by EMS1

    Highmark’s pilot “treat and release” program will reimburse ambulance companies for certain calls where patients aren’t taken to hospitals […]


    Pa. firefighters lose siren hearing loss lawsuit
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 22:30 by Firerescue1

    The court decided that the firefighters, who claimed a fire truck siren damaged their hearing, could not prove that another brand would have been safer […]


    Police chief, captain on leave after allegedly putting EMT in chokehold
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 22:29 by EMS1

    Fullerton Police Department Chief David Hendricks and Capt. Thomas Oliveras were at a concert when they allegedly assaulted two EMTs who were treating Hendricks’ wife […]


    Police chief, captain on leave after allegedly assaulting EMTs
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 22:29 by EMS1

    Fullerton Police Department Chief David Hendricks and Capt. Thomas Oliveras were at a concert when they allegedly assaulted two EMTs who were treating Hendricks’ wife […]


    Fla. firefighters assist in pygmy killer whale rescue
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 22:13 by Firerescue1

    The fire department was called for help with the whales, and rescue crews carried the whales to a truck that took them to an aquarium […]


    Report addresses how police can detect, mitigate cyber attacks
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 18:19 by PoliceOne

    By P1 Staff WASHINGTON — The Cybersecurity Committee released its findings on cyber threats facing law enforcement organizations in a report last week. Cybersecurity Attacks: Detection and Mitigation contains critical information for law enforcem… […]


    Below 100 hires new executive director
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 18:09 by PoliceOne

    By P1 Staff The Board of Directors of Below 100 announced the appointment of a new executive director last week. Roy Bethge has more than 29 years of experience as a police officer and retired as Deputy Chief of Operations in 2017 from the Buffalo Grov… […]


    JTIC releases desktop version of ‘School Safe’ app
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 17:49 by PoliceOne

    Author: The Office of Justice Programs’ National Institute of Justice (NIJ)Tech Beat Magazine For all the school resource officers (SROs) and school administrators whose thumbs aren’t as nimble as those of the average teenager, the Justice Techno… […]


    Woman Sentenced to Life in Prison for Shooting Arkansas State Trooper
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 17:48 by Officer

    A Fort Worth woman who shot an Arkansas State Trooper in April has pleaded guilty to battery and firearms charges and been sentenced to life in prison. […]


    Body Camera Video Shows Driver Try to Run Over Florida Deputy
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 17:44 by Officer

    A suspect attempted to run over a Pasco County Sheriff’s deputy with his car on Sunday. […]


    5.11 Tactical Announces Tom Davin transition to an advisory role. Names Francisco Morales as Chief Executive Officer and Matt Hyde as Executive Chairman.
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 17:28 by Officer

    5.11 Tactical (“5.11” or the “Company”), the world’s leading innovator of purpose-built gear, announced today that Francisco Morales, Co-founder and President of 5.11, has been appointed as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer. […]


    Panel: Baltimore detective likely killed himself
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 17:10 by PoliceOne

    By David McFadden Associated Press BALTIMORE — The gunshot that killed a Baltimore detective one day before he was to testify in front of a grand jury investigating dirty cops was likely self-inflicted, leaders of an independent review board announced Wednesday. The panel’s unanimous decision is the latest twist in a real-life whodunit that has […]


    Long-term healing after a school shooting: How LE can assist
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 17:05 by PoliceOne

    Author: The Office of Justice Programs’ National Institute of Justice (NIJ) By Barbara A. Schwartz Long after the national attention fades and the news media packs up and leaves, trauma from a school shooting lives on for students, teachers, school adm… […]


    How to train and equip SROs to be a school’s first line of defense
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 16:53 by PoliceOne

    By Lt. Mike Walker During my rotational assignment as a School Resource Officer (SRO) in the early 1990s, I was often asked, “Why do we need SROs in our schools?” Our agency was one of the first in the state to adopt the program. We were f… […]


    5 ways campus PDs can help law enforcement
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 16:41 by PoliceOne

    Author: Andrew Rathbun Not all law enforcement agencies are created equal. State, county, local and federal agencies each perform their respective duties to fulfill the greater mission of keeping society safe. Federal agencies differ greatly from state… […]


    Motorola Foundation Grant to Support Officer Safety & Wellness Training
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 15:23 by Officer

    The Motorola Solutions Foundation announced today that the FBI National Academy Associates, Inc. (FBINAA) was awarded a grant in the amount of $25,000 to provide its Officer Safety and Wellness Resiliency Training Course. […]


    SHOTSPOTTER EXPANDS VERIZON PARTNERSHIP WITH RESELLER AGREEMENT FOR GUNSHOT DETECTION SERVICES
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 15:17 by Officer

    Verizon Will Offer ShotSpotter Flex within Smart Communities Suite of Solutions […]


    South Carolina Deputy Injured at Traffic Stop
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 14:33 by POLICE Magazine

    The sheriff’s office says Mayberry tried to flee the scene, causing a deputy to reach in the window of his vehicle to stop him. The sheriff says that the vehicle traveled about 20 feet when it went into a ditch and up an embankment, with the deputy’s upper body still inside the car. The vehicle […]


    Jaguars Quarterback Buys Meals for Jacksonville Officers After Video Game Tournament Shooting
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 14:33 by POLICE Magazine

    “Thank you for everything that you do! Your service today and every day is greatly appreciated,” quarterback Blake Bortles wrote. […]


    Video: California Deputies Rescue Baby Not Breathing at Traffic Stop
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 14:33 by POLICE Magazine

    Milton put out a radio call for help and began trying to resuscitate the child, the spokeswoman said. Deputy Alissa Farrington arrived at the scene within seconds and transported Milton and the boy to Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. […]


    Georgia Deputies Arrested in Mexico for Gun Possession
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 14:33 by POLICE Magazine

    “Mexican law says that you cannot bring a firearm into their country,” said Hancock. “They’re certified law enforcement officers. They’re trained to protect people, so they carried their weapons with them thinking in their minds that they are going to do what they do every day. Protect people and protect myself.” […]


    FEMA Releases Report on Response to Las Vegas Concert Massacre
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 14:33 by POLICE Magazine

    The 61-page report also described the response to the attack — which left 58 concertgoers dead and more than 800 people injured — as “efficient” and “coordinated,” crediting the counter-terrorism training of Las Vegas police. […]


    NYPD Officers Injured in Ramming Incident, Driver Faces 40 Charges
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 14:33 by POLICE Magazine

    Guarneri had three baggies of crack in his pocket and a suspended license when he tried to escape police in a stolen van on the nearly mile-long span during the afternoon rush hour, prosecutors said. […]


    Standoff with Gunman in Las Vegas Complicated by Man Live Streaming Incident
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 14:33 by POLICE Magazine

    For roughly 70 minutes Saturday morning, the Facebook user stood a few yards from officers as they dealt with an erratic and taunt-flinging Roosevelt Brown, who’d been accused of firing a gun at a family member’s apartment. […]


    Oklahoma Officer Acquitted in Controversial Shooting Protested for Teaching Others What to Expect
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 14:33 by POLICE Magazine

    An Oklahoma officer, who was acquitted of manslaughter charges in the fatal 2016 shooting of an unarmed subject who was high on PCP and failing to comply with lawful orders given by her and other officers, is being protested for teaching a class to fellow law enforcement professionals about what to expect if it happens […]


    Video: 24 Guards, Inmates Treated for Opioid Exposure in Ohio Prison
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 14:33 by POLICE Magazine

    As officers and medical responders arrived, a total of 28 individuals were treated through the administration of naloxone. […]


    Union Claims Broward Sheriff Owes Employees $12 Million
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 14:33 by POLICE Magazine

    According to the news release, a recent arbitration hearing affirmed that BSO has been underpaying its employees for hours worked. […]


    Why public safety agencies must train together to improve MCI response
    Posted August 29th, 2018 @ 14:11 by PoliceOne

    Author: Heather R. CotterThe International Public Safety Association is hosting a symposium focused on response to mass casualty incidents, scheduled for November 14–15 in Washington D.C. This timely and important event offers a significant cross… […]


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