Command Staff - Chiefs / Sheriffs

Command Staff - Chiefs / Sheriffs

The Command Staff - Chiefs / Sheriffs topic gives police leadership news and information to help them lead their troops despite shrinking budgets and increasing scrutiny from the public and the media. This topic also gives the patrol officer an avenue to prepare themselves for a rise through the ranks.
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June 27, 2013

LAPD: Video shows suspect in ambush shooting

Police Chief Charlie Beck released surveillance video in hopes that the public can identify a man they says is a suspect in the shooting of 2 detectives - Full Story
June 26, 2013

Family accuses cops of cyber bullying after teen's suicide

The suicide victim, 19, was wanted for several drug-related charges and killed himself days after a Facebook post was made - Full Story
June 26, 2013

Cop busted in bikini barista prostitution raid

A sheriff's sergeant had sex with a bikini barista coffee shop owner in exchange for tipping the women to a police investigation - Full Story
June 23, 2013

Hundreds get gun permits despite Conn. cops' rejection

Under Connecticut law, gun owners who want to carry a handgun outside their homes must file an application for a pistol permit with their local police chiefs, or first selectmen in towns that don't have a police force - Full Story
June 18, 2013

Chief irked by pub’s playing of N.W.A.'s "F*** tha Police" song

Chief Jeff Jaran was at 'The Squealing Pig' pub when the song from N.W.A.'s 1988 album "Straight Outta Compton" began to play on the sound system. - Full Story
June 18, 2013

Idaho sheriff wants salary increase for employees

Sheriff Wayne Rausch is requesting a four-percent across-the-board increase for his staff - Full Story
June 18, 2013

Pa. chief adopts 'bike helmet for ice cream' program

Chief Thomas E. Szoke is borrowing the outreach program from another police department - Full Story
June 17, 2013
Fla. sheriff denies racial profiling in marijuana arrests

Fla. sheriff denies racial profiling in marijuana arrests

In 2010, Florida had the third-highest number of arrests of blacks for marijuana possession in the nation: 26,711, behind New York and Illinois - Full Story
June 16, 2013

Interim Ill. chief wants to return to patrol

Tony Patterson, who has been serving as interim police chief for six months, plans to remain on the police force as a patrolman - Full Story
June 15, 2013

Ohio chief dismissed for 'a string of incidents'

David Slusser was scheduled to have a pre-disciplinary conference on June 12, but he waived his right to that conference - Full Story

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