Command Staff - Chiefs / Sheriffs

Command Staff - Chiefs / Sheriffs

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Calif. chief borrowed from K-9 fund to buy a horse

Orland Police Chief Paula Carr used $1,300 of the money being raised for the K-9 program to pay for the horse knowing that the funds would be replaced the next day - Full Story


SF sheriff wants new immigration policy

Illegal immigrants arrested for petty crimes won't be held longer than necessary, even if Feds want them detained for possible deportation - Full Story


SC police chief resigns after using 'N-word'

Pickens Police Chief Tommy Ellenburg originally suspended for 15 days for repeatedly using the word - Full Story


Capt. named acting chief in NJ city

Police Chief Daniel Paton, who is retiring, will be replaced on at least an interim basis by Capt. Richard Diaz - Full Story


'Flash mobs' targeted by Chicago's top cop

Acting Police Supt. Garry McCarthy plans to target 'flash mobs' for mob of teens thieves who 'grab and run' on Michigan Avenue - Full Story


3 Seattle officers suspended for 'gutter language'

Chief imposes harsh suspensions for profanity used during traffic stop of two suspected gang members last year - Full Story


Tenn. Sheriff asks commission for deputy pay raises

Sheriff Jimmy 'J.J.' Jones noted that violence against law enforcement officers is increasing and 'these officers need to be compensated' - Full Story


Deadline for 2011 COPS Hiring Program (CHP) looming this week Denise Schlegel - Secrets to Getting Police Grants

Deadline for 2011 COPS Hiring Program (CHP) looming this week

CHP provides funds directly to law enforcement agencies to hire new and/or rehire career law enforcement officers - Full Story


Texas chief's philosophy: Shuffle top officers every two years

Police Chief Troy Riggs reassigns top cops to "cultivate fresh perspectives and diverse leaders" - Full Story


NC sheriff blames cheese for false drug test

Antonio Hernandez spent four days in jail before tests showed he was carrying food, not drugs. - Full Story

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