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Police News Reports


Police News Reports

A blue-on-blue officer-involved shooting - 07/28/2011
A blue-on-blue officer-involved shooting

Virginia police shot and killed 34-year-old Ricardo Leon, a Lieutenant with the Naval Observatory Police who was off duty at the time of the shooting. According to one report, Leon had pointed his gun ... Full story

The massacre in Oslo, Norway - 07/25/2011
The massacre in Oslo, Norway

Norway's nightmare started at 1536 hours on Friday, July 22. A bomb exploded in Oslo's government district, and several hours later a gunman slaughtered over 70 young men and women during a rampage at ... Full story

DC firefighters to patrol high-crime areas - 07/21/2011
DC firefighters to patrol high-crime areas

"They are going to send unarmed, untrained firefighters out into some of the most dangerous areas," said police union Chairman Kristopher Baumann.... Full story

SFPD shoot man on lightrail platform - 07/18/2011
SFPD shoot man on lightrail platform

San Francisco police shot and killed a man who fled a routine transit fare inspection, firing on officers as he ran before being shot multiple times.... Full story

2nd shooting puts BART in spotlight again - 07/12/2011
2nd shooting puts BART in spotlight again

Former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle was released from jail last month after serving time for killing Oscar Grant III on a train platform, mistaking a gun for a Taser. The recent officer-involved ... Full story

Situational ethics in modern policing - 07/07/2011
Situational ethics in modern policing

Virtually everything an officer does has an ethical component, including interviewing suspects and witnesses, making a probable cause arrest, writing reports and warrants, testifying in court, and deciding ... Full story

Police officer safety on Independence Day - 07/01/2011
Police officer safety on Independence Day

The Independence Day holiday invariably includes scores of intoxicated knuckleheads possessing a variety of low-grade explosives.

... Full story

Summertime patrol: Seasonal circumstances and how to cope - 06/22/2011
Summertime patrol: Seasonal circumstances and how to cope

Come summer, the job doesn't look quite the same as it did a few months ago, and if officers remain aware of changes the hot weather may bring, they are better prepared and therefore more likely to be ... Full story

Citizens videotaping cops: Officer safety and policy issues explored - 06/08/2011
Citizens videotaping cops: Officer safety and policy issues explored

Absent some clear violation of law unrelated to the act of videotaping cops' actions, officers are advised to carefully consider the legalities surrounding the decision to arrest, and if an officer ... Full story

Police dragged by vehicles: An ever-present danger - 05/28/2011
Police dragged by vehicles: An ever-present danger

Electromagnetic pulse technology that cooks a vehicle's computer electronics and therefore preventing 'dragged by' incidents has yet to hit the streets, so officer safety is up to the officer.

... Full story


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