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Former NFL player pens heartfelt letter in response to slayings of La. officers
By Tom D'Angelo The Palm Beach Post Former Florida State running back Warrick Dunn was 18 years old when his mother, Betty Smothers, a Baton Rouge, La., police officer was shot and killed in 1993 while ...
Texas businessman donates custom caskets for slain La. officers
By Gabriella Canales Victoria Advocate, Texas EDNA, Texas — Trey Ganem Designs is donating custom caskets to the Baton Rouge, La., officers killed in the line of duty on Sunday. The caskets were designed ...
Dallas police job applications skyrocket since ambush
Associated Press DALLAS — The Dallas Police Department says job applications to the force have more than quadrupled since a sniper shot and killed five police officers and wounded nine others and ...
ACLU praises new Ill. limits on cellphone surveillance
Associated Press SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — A new Illinois law limits how police can use devices that cast a wide net in gathering cellphone data and are at the center of a lawsuit against the Chicago Police ...
Police: Detroit-area man held, said he wanted to kill cops
Associated Press CENTER LINE, Mich. — Police seized a dozen rifles and six handguns from the home of a suburban Detroit man after a witness reported the man said he wanted to kill police officers ...
Police: Munich suspect was obsessed with mass shootings
By George Jahn and Paul Wheatley Associated Press MUNICH — The gunman whose rampage at a Munich mall left nine people dead was a depression-plagued teenager who avidly read books and articles about ...
At slain Baton Rouge officer's funeral, calls for respect and unity
By Michael Kunzelman Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. — When protests erupted here over a black man's killing during a struggle with two white police officers, Baton Rouge police officer Matthew ...
P1 Photo of the Week: Fingerprint patrol
(PoliceOne Image) This week's photo comes from Sgt. Adam Olson of the North Liberty (Iowa) Police Department. "North Liberty community members leaving their mark at the Local Blues and BBQ event ...
Union: Fla. officer who shot therapist was trying to protect him
By Terry Spencer Associated Press NORTH MIAMI, Fla. — The North Miami police officer who shot and wounded an unarmed black mental health worker earlier this week was actually aiming at the man's ...
Policing Matters Podcast: What should cops read this summer?
Download this week's episode on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed The best officers are continually looking for ways to improve their skills and abilities. There are myriad ways to go about that ...
 




 



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