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February 24, 2015
Alaska becomes 3rd state with legal marijuana

Alaska becomes 3rd state with legal marijuana

Anchorage police officers are ready to start handing out $100 fines to make sure taking a toke remains something to be done behind closed doors - Full Story
February 24, 2015
States predict inmates' future crimes with secretive surveys

States predict inmates' future crimes with secretive surveys

Lengthy questionnaire is the latest tool among the nation's court systems to try to predict the likelihood that an offender will commit a crime again - Full Story
February 23, 2015

NY cops told to 'close eyes' during volatile situations

Tactic was introduced to officers attending an NYPD training session – part of the department’s new "smart policing" program - Full Story
February 23, 2015
Nightstick presents the dual-light NSR-9940XL flashlight

Nightstick presents the dual-light NSR-9940XL flashlight

9940 is the first with an integrated magnetic tail-cap with an aircraft-grade 6061-T6 aluminum body - Full Story
February 22, 2015

Border agents testing body cameras

Cameras are being worn on a volunteer basis during a 90-day test period at locations in New Mexico, Texas, Florida, Michigan and Washington state - Full Story
February 20, 2015
Questionable reform: New Orleans PD axes education requirement

Questionable reform: New Orleans PD axes education requirement

Eliminating education from the equation is not the path to successful police reform - Full Story
February 19, 2015

Justice Department may sue Ferguson PD

Preparation for legal action comes as Eric Holder nears an announcement of the DoJ’s findings on police force - Full Story
February 19, 2015

Police grapple with cases of 'snow rage'

Police are finding themselves responding to an increase in calls from residents upset with neighbors or plow drivers who dump snow where it doesn't belong - Full Story
February 19, 2015

Mo. measure would keep police recordings from public

Video or audio recorded from any device used by a cop — such as one attached to a car, boat or aircraft — would be exempt from state's open records law - Full Story
February 15, 2015

Panel recommends delays in Seattle police body cams

Community Police Commission issued a statement saying the new technology may have unintended consequences - Full Story



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