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Suicide response: Police intervention in a person's choice to die
Recent reporting of the CDC’s announcement that suicides in the U.S. have increased by 30% in parts of the country within the last 20 years is good cause for police departments to revisit their policies ...
Photos: Officer helps turtle cross road in torrential downpour
By PoliceOne Staff GREENBELT, Md. — A Maryland officer was praised for helping a small turtle cross a road in soaking rain. Earlier this month, Carolynn Hammett and her husband told WTTG that they ...
Video shows shootout that injured LEO, killed suspect
By PoliceOne Staff JACKSON, Mich. — Recently released dash cam footage shows a shootout that wounded a Michigan police officer and killed a suspect. On April 1, Easter Sunday, Jackson officers responded ...
Tenn. LEO critically injured after being struck by DUI suspect
By PoliceOne Staff MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Tennessee police officer is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle during a traffic stop. Police said Memphis Officer Jeffrey Creighton was struck ...
Police replace boy's stuffed cheetah lost on interstate
Associated Press RICHMOND, R.I. — A boy who lost a stuffed animal on a highway has a new one thanks to the Rhode Island State Police. Four-year-old Will Ketcher was riding in a car when his stuffed ...
Judge: NYPD officers can sue to keep disciplinary records secret
By Victoria Bekiempis New York Daily News NEW YORK — A judge decided Tuesday he will let NYPD rank-and-file cops pursue their lawsuit over department plans to disclose their disciplinary records ...
Calif. advances biggest US change to police use of force
By Sophia Bollag and Don Thompson Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California would lead the U.S. in significantly changing the standard for when police can fire their weapons under legislation ...
Ga. sheriff’s office celebrates first K-9 deputy retirement
By PoliceOne Staff DECATUR, Ga. – Retiring after only 8½ years on the job sounds like a dream come true – unless you are a dog. To DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office K9 Deputy Viper ...
Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown sues city, police over arrest
By Joe Knowles Chicago Tribune MILWAUKEE — One of the Milwaukee police officers involved in the January arrest of Bucks rookie Sterling Brown later posted on social media mocking two other NBA players ...
Book excerpt: K9 Tactical Operations for Patrol and SWAT
By Brad Smith The Integration of SWAT and K9 When the public needs help, they call the police. When the police need help, they call SWAT. When SWAT needs help, they call for K9s. K9s have proven to be a ...
 



 



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