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9 things NYPD cops said with their turned backs Duane Wolfe - The Warrior's Path

9 things NYPD cops said with their turned backs

It is the general consensus among cops that certain political leaders have turned their backs on law enforcement, and in return, officers have chosen to symbolically turn their backs on those leaders - Full Story

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Baltimore union blasts national leaders over lack of police support

Killing of 2 NY cops by man who started spree in Baltimore County prompted union on Sunday to denounce president and other leaders for a lack of support over the past few weeks - Full Story

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Tucson police to stop some immigration checks

Said Wednesday they will no longer fully enforce state's law that requires local police to check the immigration status of people they encounter - Full Story

Columns

Why our best police officers are altruists John Hein - Inside Internal Affairs

Why our best police officers are altruists

Because ‘real police work’ can include dealing with truancy, family issues, traffic safety and control, community health, and neighborhood disputes, many of the most effective police officers are those who are altruistic - Full Story

Videos

Phoenix police chief fired after union strife

Unions representing Phoenix police officers sought a vote of no confidence in Embattled Police Chief Daniel Garcia last month.

News

Phoenix police chief fired after union strife

Unions representing Phoenix police officers sought a vote of no confidence in Embattled Police Chief Daniel Garcia last month - Full Story

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Official: Iowans will use app to show license

App will allow users to show digital license to law enforcement officers during traffic stops and at security checkpoints at Iowa airports - Full Story

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Ariz. sheriff to halt squad targeting immigrant ID theft

ID theft cases marked Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's last major foothold in immigration enforcement - Full Story

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Ohio high court upholds traffic camera enforcement

Divided court on Thursday again upheld use of traffic camera enforcement by the state's municipalities, reversing a lower court after a year of legal setbacks - Full Story

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NY woman sues police for not arresting son

Woman says her 29-year-old son died in a drunken driving crash because police decided not to arrest him on DWI charges earlier that night - Full Story



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