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June 02, 2014

Ohio cop fired for failing to charge firefighter with DUI

The officer said he became aware of his position as a firefighter and "was concerned if a DUI charge was pursued, there may be some sort of reprisal" - Full Story
May 08, 2014

Court: Trooper shouldn't have been fired for sex with domestic violence victim

Trooper who had sex with victim hours after helping to arrest her husband should not have been fired for the offense, the Alaska Supreme Court ruled - Full Story
May 07, 2014

Portland police defend cuffing of 9-year-old

Police spokesman Sgt. Pete Simpson said officers use handcuffs as a safeguard, and they acted according to bureau policy - Full Story
May 04, 2014

NYPD baseball team's gear stolen in Texas

Squad was forced to cancel a tournament championship game after someone made off with its jerseys, gloves and bats - Full Story
May 02, 2014
Calif. cops use crowdsource app for evidence after party gone awry

Calif. cops use crowdsource app for evidence after party gone awry

The new online and mobile app called LEEDIR can be activated after a major emergency to allow people to send pictures and videos from their smartphones to investigators - Full Story
April 29, 2014

Ill. cop fired over stolen cruiser fights for job

Joseph Marigliano was fired over a December 2012 incident in which his cruiser was stolen by a suspect - Full Story
April 23, 2014
Tenn. cops find stolen, loaded gun in suspect's vagina

Tenn. cops find stolen, loaded gun in suspect's vagina

Search turned up a loaded North American Arms 22-caliber mini revolver inside the woman - Full Story
April 23, 2014

Supreme Court upholds traffic stop based on anonymous tip

Supreme Court says an anonymous tip can be sufficient to justify a decision by police to pull a car over on suspicion of reckless or drunken driving - Full Story
April 21, 2014
New policy has all sworn personnel patrolling Sacramento streets

New policy has all sworn personnel patrolling Sacramento streets

Even Chief Sam Somers is hitting the streets one week per month - Full Story
April 18, 2014

Suit filed after dash cam contradicts Chicago cops' testimony

5 officers have been stripped of their duties after dash cam footage proves they lied on the witness stand, bringing dozens of other cases into question - Full Story



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