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Brother of slain boy becomes Ill. officer
Denise Crosby The Beacon-News, Aurora, Ill. AURORA, Ill. — Early Monday morning, the Aurora City Council chamber was filled with proud family and supportive friends as 10 young men, standing ramrod ...
Mass. officer honored for going beyond call of duty
By PoliceOne Staff RANDOLPH, Mass. — For one Massachusetts officer, being a cop means helping others, whether he is on or off duty. WCVB reports that Officer Kevin Gilbert recently received a commendation ...
Officer buys new wheelchair for homeless man
By PoliceOne Staff MIAMI — When a homeless man couldn’t get his wheelchair to open, a Miami officer opened her own wallet to help solve his problem. WPLG reports that Officer Anna Lazcano is ...
Why police training must balance the body and the brain
Francis Bacon wrote, “Ipsa scientia protestas est,” which translates to “Knowledge itself is power.” He clearly never tried to get a resistive suspect into handcuffs. The power needed ...
Lawyer: Charges possible in connection with Vegas shooting
By Ken Ritter Associated Press LAS VEGAS — Charges could be filed in connection with the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, even though the gunman responsible for killing 58 people is ...
University police chief combats sexual assaults with apps, relationships
By George Morris The Advocate, Baton Rouge, La. BATON ROUGE, La. — You can't open the newspaper or flip on the TV without hearing about another A-lister brought down by charges of sexual assault ...
Sons of slain Wash. deputy name new K-9 officer after father
By Craig Sailor The News Tribune PIERCE COUNTY, Wash. — Among the many tributes paid to fallen Pierce County Sheriff’s Deputy Daniel McCartney this week one has a wagging tail and a fondness ...
Al Capone's bullet-resistant vest featured in LEO museum
January marks the birth and death of one of America’s most notorious gangsters. Al Capone was born on January 17, 1899, and became a central focus of federal law enforcement during Prohibition. Two ...
Disaster mental health: Meeting the unique needs of first responders
By Kendall Pfeffer, Sam Buser, PhD, and Jana Tran, PhD As evidenced by the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, natural disasters are relatively commonplace events that are potentially traumatic for many of ...
Off-duty Fla. officer shot outside home in armed robbery
By Carli Teproff, Charles Rabin, Howard Cohen Miami Herald PALMETTO BAY, Fla. — An off-duty Doral police officer was shot in Palmetto Bay late Tuesday night during an armed robbery outside his home ...
 




 



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