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February 21, 2011

Fla. Captain dies of heart attack in training

Beach Patrol Captain Jay McDonough is survived by his wife, son, father, sister and brother - Full Story
February 15, 2011

Officer, suspect plunge off overpass after Pa. chase

The officer fell 22 feet after a 20-mile chase that involved five departments - Full Story
February 02, 2011

Tragedy in training: The final hours of a recruit's life

The recruit said he had a headache but wasn't sure if he wanted to tell instructors - Full Story
January 17, 2011

Video: Recruit's death called into question

"Whatever the police knew, they apparently did not tell the city manager" - Full Story
January 11, 2011

N.J. moves to curb steroid use by police, firefighters

Competitiveness, department focus on physical fitness seen as major reasons why police and firefighters might use steroids - Full Story
January 03, 2011

Pa. cop may finally get health coverage

Second injury was ruled unrelated to police work so he was denied benefits, including coverage for his wife and kids - Full Story
December 21, 2010
Scaled-back health bill for 9/11 responders passes

Scaled-back health bill for 9/11 responders passes

"Just like veterans, they volunteered and risked their lives for us at a time of war," NY Senator Charles Schumer said - Full Story
December 16, 2010

Ariz. university cop dies of on-duty heart attack

Officer Lister had served in law enforcement for over 30 years - Full Story
November 26, 2010

Ill. officer suffers fatal heart failure following 'brutal beating'

Dwayne Parks reportedly died of a heart attack just blocks from his home - Full Story
July 13, 2010

Providing personal backup

By PoliceOne StaffThe bond between law enforcement officers is undoubtedly one of the strongest of any... - Full Story

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