Policing

Man killed by police in shooting caught on video was a homeless Navy veteran, mother says

Tiffany Tabares isn’t sure what to do, so she sits quietly outside the 7-Eleven store where her 27-year-old son was fatally shot Friday morning during a confrontation with a Huntington Beach police officer.<p>On Friday night, she slept on the sidewalk. She’s left a few times, she said, but always …

News

Black Chicago Cops Will Be Reprimanded for Taking the Knee

Two black Chicago police officers will be reprimanded for making “political statements” after taking a knee and throwing up black power fists this …

African-American News

Disciplinary Trial of Cop Who Wrongfully Arrested James Blake Concludes

NEW YORK (AP) — The internal disciplinary trial of a police officer who tackled retired pro tennis player James Blake concluded Tuesday, but the …

Justice

Patient at center of nurse’s viral arrest has died

<b>By Lindsay Whitehurst | Associated Press</b><p>SALT LAKE CITY — A hospital patient who a Utah nurse said she was protecting when she refused to allow police …

Salt Lake City

Family: Toddler Who Fatally Shot His Sleeping Father Is Asking for 'His Daddy'

(ST. LOUIS) — Relatives say a St. Louis toddler who killed his sleeping father while playing with a gun has been asking "for his daddy."<p>The St. Louis …

Parenting

Police officer's harrowing screams as he's bitten by an out of control dog in the line of duty

This is the terrifying moment a brave police officer is attacked by an out of control dog in the line of duty.<p>The officer's harrowing screams can be …

Line of Duty

Female police officer kidnapped while trying to arrest man outside ASDA

<b>A female police officer was attacked and then kidnapped by a man after she tried to arrest him.</b><p>The officer, who was not in uniform at the time, was …

Sadiq Khan

T-Boz: Police shot mentally ill cousin 18 times

TLC singer Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins is calling for justice after her mentally ill cousin was shot by police.<p>“My Cousin Was Shot 18 Times Including the …

Man killed, another seriously wounded in shooting in South Shore neighborhood

A man was killed and another was seriously wounded in a shooting in the South Shore neighborhood of Chicago Tuesday afternoon, according to police.<p>The attack occurred around 12:45 p.m. in the 7000 block of South Chappel Avenue, police said. Officers responding to a call of shots fired found both of …

Chicago

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The St. Louis Board of Aldermen unanimously approved Friday a resolution to remember Anthony Lamar Smith following the recent acquittal of the police …

Women of Color

Ex-police officer arrested near White House with arsenal of weapons: cops

A former Tennessee police officer was arrested outside the White House Sunday with an arsenal of weapons in his car, authorities said.<p>Timothy Joseph Bates allegedly told authorities that he came seeking for help to remove a chip implanted in his head.<p>Bates was reportedly stopped near the White …

News (U.S.)

WH Press Secretary: NFL Players' Anthem Protest Doesn't Even Make Sense

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders caused a stir among the press on Monday in her comments about the ongoing feud between President …

Conservative View

Hearing for officer who falsely arrested former tennis pro James Blake ends in New York

James Blake thinks about it all the time. What if he had fought back when a man attacked and forced him to ground that day in New York? What if his brother or some friends had been with him, and tried to offer assistance?<p>He knows the situation could've been much worse.<p>New York police officer James …

Sports

Police respond to rise of moped gangs by reviewing laws on how they can chase suspects

The Government has launched a review of the laws surrounding police pursuits, after officers complained the existing legislation undermined efforts …

Fox Apologizes After 'Who Shot Biggie & Tupac' Special ID'd Wrong Detective

“FOX regrets the error and extends an apology to Commander Katz and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department,” the network says<p>Fox apologized to …

Entertainment

Should video from LAPD body cameras be made public? When? By whom? Police Commission resumes debate

A police watchdog agency is moving closer to resolving a long-running, often-heated debate over whether the Los Angeles Police Department should release video footage from cameras worn by officers and in their patrol cars.<p>On Tuesday, the Los Angeles Police Commission, the civilian panel that …

Cops shoot two dogs after burly bulldog owner let his five hounds run amok in park packed with kids

Daniel Hennessy refused to put his dogs on a lead and ruined a children's fun day before armed officers killed tow pf his out-of-control Canadian …

Police: Man dies after crashing car while fleeing traffic stop in Evergreen Park

A man fleeing police in Evergreen Park was killed early Tuesday when he lost control of his car and struck a pole and a parked semi truck on the South Side of Chicago, according to police.<p>Evergreen Park police had tried to pull the man over around 2:30 a.m. because of a broken tail light, police …

Protesters #TakeAKnee over officer's acquittal

Crowds in St. Louis protest after former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in the shooting death of Anthony Lamar Smith.

Justice

The 'Steadily Problematic Interactions' Between Deaf Americans and Police

Officers don’t always comply with the standards set by the Americans with Disabilities Act.<p>One week ago, Magdiel Sanchez, a deaf man, was shot and killed in front of his Oklahoma City home by police. Sanchez, who often used a short metal pipe to communicate, waved it in the air after an officer …

Politics

COPA Releases Videos Of Crash That Killed Woman, Off-Duty CPD Officer

<b>CHICAGO (CBS) —</b> The Civilian Office of Police Accountability has released video footage of a crash that killed a woman and an off-duty Chicago Police …

Mount Sinai Hospital

LAPD officer charged with pointing gun at men outside bar in 2016 off-duty incident

A Los Angeles police officer has been charged with assault after, prosecutors say, he pistol-whipped a man and pointed his gun at two others outside an El Segundo bar in 2016.<p>Officer Joseph William Rooney, 33, was charged with four counts of assault with a firearm in connection with the May 2016 …

Crime

In whipping up a storm of hatred on the NFL fields, Donald Trump has united America he seeks to destroy

American football is sport’s best copy of American life: a struggle for territory and power. So we might have guessed it would become a battleground for the Trump presidency, which has hijacked a protest about police brutality and sold it back to the nation as an attack on the US military and the …

Donald Trump

He stole his uncle’s cop uniform to woo his girlfriend. Then he pulled someone over, police say

Love can make you do strange things — and for one 18-year-old in Florida, that meant stealing his uncle’s police uniform and patrol car, introducing …

Crime

Father of slain Lac-Simon police officer 'disgusted' by coroner's report

Report says Thierry LeRoux, 26, acted 'with excessive confidence' in responding to 2016 suicide threat<p>Michel LeRoux, whose son Thierry LeRoux, 26, …

Law Enforcement

Viral photo shows California police officer going above and beyond to assist elderly man

Officer Robert Josett of the Montebello Police Department wasn’t sure what he would find when responding to a disturbance call last week at a local bank, but what he did after that is warming hearts across the nation.<p>It was Friday afternoon when Josett was dispatched to a Montebello Bank of America …

Conservative View

Fatal police crash in New Mexico sparks questions

Plus, a new study about the use of aspirin for heart disease.

New Mexico

Grainger Street police incident LIVE: Road closed and buses diverted due to man on scaffolding

What is happening?<p>Grainger Street in Newcastle city centre is closed due to a police incident.<p>A man can be seen on some scaffolding but police have …

Gunshot victim found dead in garage in St. Louis

<b>ST. LOUIS</b> • Police say they don't know how long a shooting victim had been dead inside a garage.<p>The unidentified man was found at about 12:15 p.m. …

Law And Order

Wauconda man dies in single-vehicle crash near Harvard, officials say

A 39-year-old Wauconda man died Saturday night after the car he was driving left the road and ended up on its roof near Harvard in McHenry County, officials said.<p>Matthew D. Grey was driving a 2015 Dodge Dart east on Hunter Road about 7 p.m. and failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of …