Law Enforcement

Who Is Christopher Hill? US Marshal Killed, Police Officers Shot In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

A United States Marshal was killed Thursday while serving an arrest warrant in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, authorities confirmed. Christopher David …

Crime

Official: Law enforcement officers hurt serving warrant

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — An official says multiple law enforcement officers have been injured while serving an arrest warrant in Harrisburg and shots were fired.<p>Dauphin County District Attorney Fran Chardo says the officers were taken by ambulance to a hospital Thursday. He didn't say how they had …

Crime

Man shot in the leg in Milan neighborhood, New Orleans police say | NOLA.com

A man was shot in the leg Thursday morning (Jan. 18), in Uptown's Milan neighborhood, New Orleans police said.<p>The department, which sent a notice …

New Orleans

How Sierra and a Disgraced Cop Made the Most Reactionary Game of the 90s

In the wake of the 1992 Los Angeles riots that ruined his reputation, Daryl Gates found himself in a point-and-click professional afterlife.<p><i>CW: This article discusses incidents of police violence as well as depictions of queerphobia, violence, and murder.</i><p>When Ken Williams, the chief executive of …

Rush Limbaugh

Police arrest suspect in murder of missing Fort Collins woman whose body was found in a state park

Police have arrested a 30-year-old man in connection with the murder of a Fort Collins woman who was reported missing in December and later found …

Crime

Chicago PD season 5, episode 12 takeaways: Captive

CHICAGO P.D. -- "Captive" Episode 512 -- Pictured: (l-r) Tracy Spiridakos as Hailey Upton, Jesse Lee Soffer as Jay Halstead -- (Photo by: Matt …

Entertainment

U.S. marshal killed in Pennsylvania while serving warrant to suspect

HARRISBURG, P.A. (Reuters) - A U.S. deputy marshal was shot and killed in Pennsylvania's capital city and at least two other officers were wounded while attempting to serve an arrest warrant to a suspect who was also hit by return gunfire, authorities said on Thursday.<p>The marshal and two local …

Crime

Police accused of 'helping criminals' by selling old items of uniform on eBay

Police are selling old items of uniforms on eBay to plug a funding gap, as campaigners accused the force of helping criminals to impersonate officers.<p>Sussex Police, which has a £26.5million funding shortage, is listing items including used police high-visibility jackets on the auction website, it …

Berkeley police look to hire more officers in face of understaffing

Berkeley Police Department announced that it is looking to hire more police officers in a press release Thursday — an announcement that comes during …

Student Journalism

Police make country's biggest counterfeit bust

Police seized fake bank notes with a total face value of more than 214 million yuan ($33.2 million) after cracking the biggest counterfeiting case in …

News (China)

Top State Trooper Accepts Enfield Police Chief Job

Town officials in Enfield announced Wednesday that Alaric Fox, the colonel of the state police, will take over for the departing police chief, Carl …

Sheriff’s Officers Working Black Section of Jacksonville to Get Bias Training — ProPublica

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office will begin bias training for its officers next week in what the office said is an effort to improve relations with …

Justice

Developing: Police Take Suspect Down After He Shoots 4 Officers... and a Helicopter

A man shot and injured four law enforcement officers responding to a domestic violence complaint early Tuesday morning in South Carolina.<p>The incident …

Conservative View

State police: 4 officers hurt in shooting in South Carolina

YORK, S.C. (AP) — Four officers have been wounded in a shooting in South Carolina and state police say a suspect was also wounded.<p>State Law Enforcement Division spokesman Thom Berry said York County sheriff's deputies responded to a domestic call near York late Monday.<p>Berry said deputies said the …

North Carolina

Suspected drunken driver rams into NYPD car, injures officer

A suspected drunken driver slammed into an NYPD smart car on a Bronx street Monday night, injuring the officer inside, police said.

Nissan Altima

Black police leader says some forces 'still institutionally racist'

<b>Twenty-five years after the murder of Stephen Lawrence some police forces are still institutionally racist, a black officers' leader has said.</b><p>National Black Police Association (NBPA) president Tola Munro said forces needed to do more to recruit black and minority ethnic (BME) officers.<p>Figures show …

Racism

Suspect Shoots 4 Officers in S. Carolina, 1 Critically Hurt

A man who was wanted for beating his wife ambushed and shot three SWAT officers searching for him in woods in South Carolina, leaving one deputy …

Crime

Four police officers shot in South Carolina responding to domestic violence call

The suspect was reportedly heavily-armed.<p>Four law enforcement officers in South Carolina were shot early on Tuesday morning, when what began as a …

Liberal View

Police chase rogue wallaby over Harbour Bridge

IT HAS taken three police officers to pin down a wild wallaby found bouncing along Sydney Harbour Bridge at about 5am this morning. Nothing is more …

Australia

Police officer ‘looked up information on domestic abuse victim for suspect in the case’

<b>A police officer ‘looked up information on a domestic abuse victim for someone who was a suspect in the case’, a misconduct panel heard.</b><p>Jessica Hamer …

CBS Police Drama Portrays Courage and Compassion of Officers in Midst of 'Anti-Cop Sentiment'

CBS’s cop drama <i>Blue Bloods</i> once again did a masterful job of defending the honor and sacrifice of hardworking police officers while addressing the …

Conservative View

Des Moines police describe southside shooting

Get the news<p>Subscribe Today<p>Log In<p>Subscribed, but don't have a login?<p>Activate your digital access.<p>CLOSE<p>A shooting on Martin Luther King Jr. Day sent …

Des Moines

Akron man hurt in shootout with police officers in city's Kenmore neighborhood

AKRON, Ohio -- An Akron man was hurt Friday during a shootout with police officers in the city's Kenmore neighborhood, police said.<p>Michael S. …

Cleveland

'Absolutely wrong' to suggest police staffing issues endangering public, chief says

'We are sharing resources a lot more than ever before,' says Mark Saunders of modernization push<p>Toronto police Chief Mark Saunder said Monday that it …

Ron Hosko: The truth about fatal shootings by police

As it has for the last three years, the Washington Post dedicated a team of data collectors and writers to focus on the issue of fatal shootings by police, producing a long story earlier this month headlined: “Nationwide, police shot and killed nearly 1,000 people in 2017.” The exact number of such …

Opinion

Brooklyn police precinct’s cigar lounge goes up in smoke

The illegal smoking lounge set up inside a Brooklyn police-station garage by a cigar-chomping NYPD boss is now closed for business, law-enforcement …

New York City

SF Tenderloin shooting leaves man seriously injured

Bay Area cities with highest incidents of violent crime<p>Bay Area cities with lowest incidents of violent crime<p>A man was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries early Sunday after a shooting in San Francisco’s Tenderloin district, authorities said.<p>The shooting occurred about 4:40 …

San Francisco

Police say Stenhouse armed incident is over

POLICE, including armed officers, were at the scene on an incident in Edinburgh’s Stenhouse.<p>Eyewitnesses said the Police Scotland helicopter had also …

Edinburgh

Ned Merrick, 72, former police chief, law enforcement leader

The political savvy and expertise Ned Merrick displayed as legislative director of the Massachusetts Police Association through the 1980s and into …

Boston