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FirstNet debuts ruthless preemption for first responders
By PoliceOne Staff RESTON, Va. — FirstNet announced the release of the ruthless preemption feature for first responders. The highly anticipated, mission-critical feature allows responders who subscribe ...
More police departments using pit bulls for drug detection
By Michael Stavola The Hutchinson News, Kan. STAFFORD, Kan. — Stafford police officer Kano chewed on his ball after the red nose pit bull assisted in his first drug bust on Monday — finding ...
La. delays parole hearing for 71-year-old man who killed deputy as a teen
By Michael Kunzelman Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. — In 1963, Henry Montgomery killed a sheriff's deputy less than two weeks after his 17th birthday. A half-century later and nearly two years ...
Ill. police to try new test for drug-using drivers
By Robert McCoppin Chicago Tribune CAROL STREAM, Ill. — Police face an increasingly common challenge: how to tell if a driver is high. As states legalize marijuana use, opioid abuse runs rampant ...
Man charged in Charlottesville car attack due in court
Associated Press CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A young man accused of ramming a car into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, faces a court hearing Thursday ...
Officer performs CPR, saves life of man suspected of overdosing on heroin
By Judie Currie Foster's Daily Democrat, Dover, N.H. ROLLINSFORD, N.H. — Police Chief Robert Ducharme is commending the life-saving efforts of one of his officers. According to Ducharme, on Tuesday ...
Sheriff backs proposal to allow guns in Md. churches
Associated Press EDGEWOOD, Md. — Following last month's mass shooting at a church in Texas, a Maryland sheriff is asking state lawmakers to let parishioners bring their handguns to church. News ...
2 young sons of Pa. deputy sheriff die in house fire
By Erin McCarthy Philly.com SCHWENKSVILLE, Pa. — Two young sons of a Montgomery County deputy sheriff died in a house fire early Wednesday in Schwenksville, authorities said. The house, on the 900 ...
Ind. cop in good condition after being shot while serving warrant
Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis police say an officer is in good condition after being shot while helping serve a search warrant. Police said the officer was shot in the forearm about ...
2 Mo. officers shot, suspect barricaded in home
Associated Press BELLEFONTAINE NEIGHBORS, Mo. — A gunman shot two suburban St. Louis police officers in the chest before barricading himself inside a home Thursday, but bulletproof vests apparently ...
 




 



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