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Vegas Cop Wearing Body Cam Faces Battery Charge

Body cameras can yield strong evidence of criminal wrongdoing – even when the perp is a cop: A veteran Las Vegas police officer has been suspended and accused of misdemeanor battery after a body camera he was wearing provided evidence that he injured a woman he arrested for littering and loitering for the purpose of […]

Why is the public being kept in the dark about a disturbing surveillance device being sold only to law enforcement agencies? A powerful new surveillance tool being adopted by police departments across the country comes with an unusual requirement: To buy it, law enforcement officials must sign a nondisclosure agreement preventing them from saying almost anything about […]

How about a little good news for a change? A New Jersey police officer who was fired after she protected a suspect from being beaten by officers has won her job back. Regina Tasca is the only female, and gay officer on her force to this day and said she was continuously harassed by officers. […]

As shocking as it may sound, The New York Post is being accused of manipulating information. This time it’s the New York Police Department calling BS on the right wing tabloid which claimed that new marijuana laws were to blame for an increase in crime. The NYPD is having none of it. The New York […]

Kevin Fant got three months in jail for what he did on a Philadelphia subway train. Authorities first learned of Fant’s abnormal passion for his job in October, when transit police were forwarded a video of their colleague working his beat off-hours. Fant was suspended immediately and later fired. In court, Fant’s defense attorney argued […]

It’s not odd to be arrested for being black, but this had a happy ending. A California teen’s elaborate prom proposal in which she got her black boyfriend arrested for no reason so that she could pop the question has sparked controversy online. In photos posted to Twitter by the teen, who goes by Salty […]

Two Cops Shot In Ferguson

The two officers were shot during a protest after the police chief resigned. St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar told reporters early on Thursday that a 41-year-old officer from his department was struck in the shoulder and a 32-year-old officer from the nearby Webster Groves Police Department was hit in the face around midnight […]

Thomas Jackson, the Ferguson, MG police chief, is resigning, allegedly by his own choice. #BREAKING @FoxNewsSunday Chris Wallace reports-Police sources in St. Louis area confirm Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson to resign today. — HarrisFaulkner (@HARRISFAULKNER) March 11, 2015 Now read this:Starbucks Baristas To Stop Writing ‘RaceTogether’ On Cups (Mar 22, 2015) Just Another Racist, […]

A high school in Madison Heights, MI was placed in lockdown after a pro-gun advocate was seen carrying a rifle nearby. According to 7 Action News, the man walked near Lamphere High School with a rifle strapped to his back. The police were subsequently called. Moms Demand Action, a gun safety group, posted a video […]

First reports are that the teenager was unarmed. Madison Police Chief Mike Koval told reporters that an officer responded to a disturbance at around 6:30 p.m. local time and later forced his way into an apartment that the 19-year-old, who was also suspected of a recent battery, had gone into. Koval said that a struggle […]

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