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Nashville Fraternal Order of Police continue digital campaign in defense of former officer Delke - NewsChannel5.com
Nashville Fraternal Order of Police continue digital campaign in defense of former officer Delke  NewsChannel5.com

The Nashville Fraternal Order of Police released their first video as part of a digital campaign in defense of former Metro officer Andrew Delke.


Posted on Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



FOP members facing vehicle decal problem - Cleveland Daily Banner
FOP members facing vehicle decal problem  Cleveland Daily Banner

Members of the local Fraternal Order of Police chapter and other FOP chapters recently ran into a rather unusual problem. FOP member Wayne L. Jarrett, ...


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:57:00 GMT



GALLERY: FOP DARE Olympics in Mansfield | News - Richland Source
GALLERY: FOP DARE Olympics in Mansfield | News  Richland Source

Approximately 75 fifth- and sixth-grade students from Mansfield, Madison and Shelby participated today in the annual Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 32 DARE ...


Posted on Sat, 23 Mar 2019 15:30:00 GMT



Little Rock Fraternal Order of Police releases statement on officer-involved shooting - katv.com
Little Rock Fraternal Order of Police releases statement on officer-involved shooting  katv.com

The Little Rock Fraternal Order of Police have released a statement regarding Officer Charles Starks, who fatally shot a man on February 22. Read the full ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police property in West Palm Beach could be sold to homebuilder - South Florida Business Journal
Fraternal Order of Police property in West Palm Beach could be sold to homebuilder  South Florida Business Journal

A national homebuilder wants to develop the property.


Posted on Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Preckwinkle defends Foxx behavior in Smollett case as FOP demands federal probe - Chicago Sun-Times
Preckwinkle defends Foxx behavior in Smollett case as FOP demands federal probe  Chicago Sun-Times

I think that she makes the decisions that she believes are in the best interests of the office,” Preckwinkle said of Foxx, her former chief of staff.


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 17:47:45 GMT



Billboard blasting 'Nashville's leadership' goes up outside new police headquarters on ribbon cutting day - The Tennessean
Billboard blasting 'Nashville's leadership' goes up outside new police headquarters on ribbon cutting day  The Tennessean

A police union ad campaign in support of Officer Andrew Delke is relying on a story about shooting victim Daniel Hambrick that a judge said was not proven by ...


Posted on Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police: Officers had reason to pursue suspect in Canal St. shootout - FOX 8 Live WVUE
Fraternal Order of Police: Officers had reason to pursue suspect in Canal St. shootout  FOX 8 Live WVUE

As plainclothes detectives followed but did not approach Reginald Bursey, they called for backup from uniformed officers. And then the bullets started flying.


Posted on Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



9/11 Heroes Run raises more than $23K for Tri-county Fraternal Order of Police - WCBD News 2
9/11 Heroes Run raises more than $23K for Tri-county Fraternal Order of Police  WCBD News 2

CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) - More than $23000 has been presented to the Tri-county Fraternal Order of Police.


Posted on Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Ohio fraternal order calls for PTSD care for first responders - Toledo Blade
Ohio fraternal order calls for PTSD care for first responders  Toledo Blade

COLUMBUS — The Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio is calling for post-traumatic stress disorder care for first responders, citing a Toledo police officer's ...


Posted on Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order Of Police Lodge 5 Hosts Fallen Heroes Plunge In North Wildwood - CBS Philly
Fraternal Order Of Police Lodge 5 Hosts Fallen Heroes Plunge In North Wildwood  CBS Philly

This is the 11th year the event has raised money to help families of officers killed or seriously injured in the line of duty. Next Video. CBS3's Jim Donovan Picks ...


Posted on Sun, 24 Feb 2019 13:46:43 GMT



FOP releases statement after Metro officer dragged by four-wheeler in "reckless" downtown incident - WSMV Nashville
FOP releases statement after Metro officer dragged by four-wheeler in "reckless" downtown incident  WSMV Nashville

NASHVILLE (WSMV) - A Metro Police officer is recovering from injuries after a large group of people on off-road vehicles reportedly drove recklessly downtown ...


Posted on Sat, 16 Mar 2019 22:36:00 GMT



Racial politics heat up in Chicago mayor's race with Lori Lightfoot under attack at Toni Preckwinkle rally - Chicago Tribune
Racial politics heat up in Chicago mayor's race with Lori Lightfoot under attack at Toni Preckwinkle rally  Chicago Tribune

Much of Chicago's African-American political establishment united around mayoral candidate Toni Preckwinkle at a raucous South Side campaign rally Saturday ...


Posted on Sun, 24 Mar 2019 00:15:00 GMT



EDITORIAL: No need to call in feds for Foxx’s handling of Smollett case - Chicago Sun-Times
EDITORIAL: No need to call in feds for Foxx’s handling of Smollett case  Chicago Sun-Times

This week's call by Chicago's Fraternal Order of Police for a federal investigation of Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx is, to be charitable, off target.


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 23:42:15 GMT



Photos: 2018 Bartlesville Police Officer of the Year banquet - Examiner Enterprise
Photos: 2018 Bartlesville Police Officer of the Year banquet  Examiner Enterprise

The Bartlesville Fraternal Order of Police celebrated Officer Brandon Meyer on March 15, 2019 as the 2018 Bartlesville Police Officer of the Year at a banquet ...


Posted on Sat, 16 Mar 2019 23:29:44 GMT



Video surveillance shows moments before fiery, fatal crash; FOP attorney responds - FOX 8 Live WVUE
Video surveillance shows moments before fiery, fatal crash; FOP attorney responds  FOX 8 Live WVUE

A witness says he was walking near Toledano and Johnson Wednesday night (March 20) when three district patrol cars drove past him, lights and sirens on.


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 02:13:00 GMT



John Rivera, 23, identified as off-duty CPD officer killed in River North shooting - WLS-TV
John Rivera, 23, identified as off-duty CPD officer killed in River North shooting  WLS-TV

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A 23-year-old off-duty Chicago police officer was fatally shot early Saturday in an apparently random shooting in the city's River North ...


Posted on Sat, 23 Mar 2019 20:52:11 GMT



Activist Jasiri X launches petition to fire Pittsburgh FOP head - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Activist Jasiri X launches petition to fire Pittsburgh FOP head  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

An activist this week launched a petition calling for the firing of a Pittsburgh police officer who heads Fraternal Order of Police Fort Pitt Lodge 1, more than three ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:14:00 GMT



FOP billboard causing controversy | Video - WSMV Nashville
FOP billboard causing controversy | Video  WSMV Nashville

The Nashville Fraternal Order of Police has funded a new controversial billboard that is displayed outside of the new Metro Nashville Police Department ...


Posted on Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Pa. Supreme Court rejects FOP appeal on police pay - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pa. Supreme Court rejects FOP appeal on police pay  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

An effort by Pittsburgh's police union to overturn a five-year-old arbitration decision that limited officer raises failed Tuesday when the state Supreme Court ruled ...


Posted on Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Cops call for federal probe related to Obama aide involvement in Jussie Smollett case - Page Six
Cops call for federal probe related to Obama aide involvement in Jussie Smollett case  Page Six

Chicago's police union has demanded a federal investigation into the county's top prosecutor for allegedly interfering in the Jussie Smollett case after being ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:38:00 GMT



Twice-fired Jackson Township police officer appeals dismissal - Canton Repository
Twice-fired Jackson Township police officer appeals dismissal  Canton Repository

JACKSON TWP. A police officer fired through an involuntary disability separation has filed an appeal to get his job back. Jackson Township trustees approved ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:37:04 GMT



Police Memorial Day set for May 8 - Troy Daily News
Police Memorial Day set for May 8  Troy Daily News

TROY — In the United States there are more than 900000 law enforcement officers who put their lives on the line every day for the protection and saf.


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:39:54 GMT



FOP accuses Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx of interfering in Jussie Smollett investigation - KGO-TV
FOP accuses Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx of interfering in Jussie Smollett investigation  KGO-TV

The president of the Chicago police union has sent a letter to the Justice Department alleging that Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx interfered in the police ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 23:13:40 GMT



Lorain police join advocates to keep front license plate for Ohio cars - The Morning Journal
Lorain police join advocates to keep front license plate for Ohio cars  The Morning Journal

Ohio's front license plate has friends patrolling Lorain streets. The Ohio Senate is deliberating on the state's latest transportation bill, which is due for passage by ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 20:08:00 GMT



Cook County jury awards $5.1 million in damages in fatal shooting by Chicago cop in 2014 - Chicago Tribune
Cook County jury awards $5.1 million in damages in fatal shooting by Chicago cop in 2014  Chicago Tribune

A Cook County jury has awarded nearly $5.1 million to the daughter of a 37-year-old man fatally shot by a Chicago police officer nearly five years ago on the ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 23:55:00 GMT



EP Police Lodge Fish and Sports Show Returns This Friday - Evergreen Park, IL Patch
EP Police Lodge Fish and Sports Show Returns This Friday  Evergreen Park, IL Patch

EP Police Lodge Fish And Sports Show, March 22 - Evergreen Park, IL - Join the Fraternal Order Of Police Evergreen Park Lodge at the annual fish and sports ...


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 05:21:27 GMT



FOP invited District Attorney to diversity training - NewsChannel5.com
FOP invited District Attorney to diversity training  NewsChannel5.com

The Fraternal Order of Police sent a letter to Attorney General Glen Funk inviting him to attend diversity and inclusion training with metro police trainees.


Posted on Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Step pay for Clearwater Police officers included in 3-year labor contract - Tampa Bay Newspapers
Step pay for Clearwater Police officers included in 3-year labor contract  Tampa Bay Newspapers

CLEARWATER — A new labor agreement between this city and its police officers gives Clearwater police officers a 3 percent raise for the next three years.


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:00:00 GMT



FOP honors former state troopers for their service - Reading Eagle
FOP honors former state troopers for their service  Reading Eagle

Seven were saluted at the Troopers Lodge Dinner and Legislative Reception in Schuylkill County.


Posted on Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



FOP raises concerns about legal marijuana | State - Sharonherald
FOP raises concerns about legal marijuana | State  Sharonherald

HARRISBURG – The number of statewide groups expressing reservations about legalizing recreational marijuana for adults is growing, even as Lt. Gov.


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



FOP billboard sends surprise message that was hard to miss - WKRN News 2
FOP billboard sends surprise message that was hard to miss  WKRN News 2

The conversation was supposed to be about Nashville's new police headquarters, but a billboard stole the spotlight.


Posted on Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Suspect fatally shot man, then went through his pockets, police say - AL.com
Suspect fatally shot man, then went through his pockets, police say  AL.com

Chilling details have emerged about the roles of two young Hoover men in the slaying of a Tuscaloosa 32-year-old during a robbery last week. Dexter ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 20:35:00 GMT



Has Metro Police become more reactive than proactive to crime? Business owners say yes - WZTV
Has Metro Police become more reactive than proactive to crime? Business owners say yes  WZTV

For two days, out of control ATV drivers have wreaked havoc in Nashville. “They are on sidewalks. They are doing wheelies, driving into oncoming traffic,” ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:04:00 GMT



5 things to know about the LEOSA Reform Act - Police News
5 things to know about the LEOSA Reform Act  Police News

The bill aims to fix many of the issues with the Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act.


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 20:27:29 GMT



Area deaths - News - Canton Repository
Area deaths - News  Canton Repository

BALZER, Fred E., 89, of North Canton; call 4 to 7 p.m. Monday and an hour before *service* 11 a.m. Tuesday at Arnold in Hartville.COX, Gary E., 65, formerly of ...


Posted on Sat, 23 Mar 2019 23:21:04 GMT



Police union says COPA isn’t qualified to investigate officer shootings - Chicago Sun-Times
Police union says COPA isn’t qualified to investigate officer shootings  Chicago Sun-Times

The union representing Chicago police officers says the Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) is violating state law by investigating fatal officer-involved ...


Posted on Sat, 16 Mar 2019 04:07:58 GMT



Little Rock mayor picks Keith Humphrey as new police chief - KFOR Oklahoma City
Little Rock mayor picks Keith Humphrey as new police chief  KFOR Oklahoma City

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Little Rock Mayor Frank Scott has chosen Keith Humphrey as the city's new chief of police. Scott said at a news conference Thursday that ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 22:41:00 GMT



Chicago Police Union Says Shooting Probes Violate State Law - Courthouse News Service
Chicago Police Union Says Shooting Probes Violate State Law  Courthouse News Service

CHICAGO (CN) – A union representing Chicago police officers claims in court that an oversight commission is violating Illinois law by using uncertified ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 23:27:00 GMT



Cincinnati FOP leader in D.C. pushing to end federal investigation of cop who Tased 11-year-old girl - WXIX
Cincinnati FOP leader in D.C. pushing to end federal investigation of cop who Tased 11-year-old girl  WXIX

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The leader of the union that represents Cincinnati police is in Washington D.C. pushing to end the federal investigation into whether ...


Posted on Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Talks of police, fire pension consolidation resume in Illinois - The Southern
Talks of police, fire pension consolidation resume in Illinois  The Southern

SPRINGFIELD — Illinois lawmakers resumed discussion Thursday of a topic that has come up numerous times before — consolidating the state's 656 local ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:18:00 GMT



Oglesby police officers withdraw grievance against Knoblauch (UPDATED) - LaSalle News Tribune
Oglesby police officers withdraw grievance against Knoblauch (UPDATED)  LaSalle News Tribune

Oglesby police officers have withdrawn their grievance against police chief Jim Knoblauch.


Posted on Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Candid Camera: Salary increase? Sure. But access to body-worn camera footage? Debatable. - PW-Philadelphia Weekly
Candid Camera: Salary increase? Sure. But access to body-worn camera footage? Debatable.  PW-Philadelphia Weekly

Working without a contractual agreement for more than a year, SEPTA transit officers made major headway on March 17 when their union voted to ratify a ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:00:00 GMT



Deputy chiefs, majors entitled to overtime, arbitrator rules - NewsOK.com
Deputy chiefs, majors entitled to overtime, arbitrator rules  NewsOK.com

Deputy chiefs and majors in the Oklahoma City Police Department are entitled to overtime pay under terms of the city's contract with the police union, ...


Posted on Thu, 14 Mar 2019 22:41:00 GMT



Corrections Officers Seek More Staff; Sheriff Cites 'Perfect Storm' - Cape May County Herald
Corrections Officers Seek More Staff; Sheriff Cites 'Perfect Storm'  Cape May County Herald

About 25 Cape May County Corrections Officers, members of Fraternal Order of Police, Cape May County Lodge 7, who staff the County Correctional Facility, ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:00:00 GMT



chronicle-tribune.com - Chronicle-Tribune
chronicle-tribune.com  Chronicle-Tribune

The local police union has threatened to sue if the Marion City Council accepts Mayor Jess Alumbaugh's proposed fix to grant union benefits to police and fire ...


Posted on Sun, 03 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



POLICE SERVING UP FLAPJACKS - The Waynedale News
POLICE SERVING UP FLAPJACKS  The Waynedale News

President Rebekah Heingartner (right) pose with F.O.P.A. members during the breakfast event. Fort Wayne Police Department Patrolman Todd Hughes sat in the ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Mar 2019 04:01:36 GMT



Union: Recordings of police alter public perception - WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan
Union: Recordings of police alter public perception  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Police officers are often in the spotlight after video recordings of interactions make their way online. But police want citizens to ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 02:33:00 GMT



After deputy names K-9 'Trump,' Orange County Sheriff’s Office may change policy on dog names - Orlando Sentinel
After deputy names K-9 'Trump,' Orange County Sheriff’s Office may change policy on dog names  Orlando Sentinel

After an image of an Orange County Sheriff's Office dog named “Trump” was featured in a Facebook meme, the agency said it may tell its deputies to avoid ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:00:00 GMT



WHAT KILLS FIRST RESPONDERS: Efforts underway to combat deadly stress of emergency work - Idaho State Journal
WHAT KILLS FIRST RESPONDERS: Efforts underway to combat deadly stress of emergency work  Idaho State Journal

Dustin Hale sought to cope with the anguish he routinely encountered as a Pocatello Fire Department paramedic by mentally absorbing victims' pain and ...


Posted on Sat, 23 Mar 2019 05:59:00 GMT



Rescuers honored by FOP | Local News - Indiana Gazette
Rescuers honored by FOP | Local News  Indiana Gazette

Louis Sacco, president of the Indiana County Fraternal Order of Police, left, presented a plaque to Tom Long, and held a plaque for Ron Marsh, not pictured, ...


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



FOP asks TN Supreme Court to hear appeal on referendum that created Community Oversight Board - WSMV Nashville
FOP asks TN Supreme Court to hear appeal on referendum that created Community Oversight Board  WSMV Nashville

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - The Nashville Fraternal Order of Police chapter is asking the Tennessee Supreme Court to hear an appeal over how to determine ...


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Police question authenticity of not-for-profit's fundraising - Indianapolis Business Journal
Police question authenticity of not-for-profit's fundraising  Indianapolis Business Journal

Police departments in at least four states have raised concerns about an Indianapolis-based not-for-profit, alleging the group conducts fundraising scams ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 03:48:00 GMT



FOP appeal to stop Community Oversight Board | Video - WSMV Nashville
FOP appeal to stop Community Oversight Board | Video  WSMV Nashville

The Nashville Fraternal Order of Police chapter is asking the Tennessee Supreme Court to hear an appeal over how to determine how many signatures were ...


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Food Briefs - Houma Courier
Food Briefs  Houma Courier

MUDBUG BOIL-OFF Event seeks entrantsApplications are being taken for competitors in the third-annual Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 52 Mudbug Boil-Off in ...


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:32:00 GMT



Little Rock police review board: It must have teeth - Arkansas Times
Little Rock police review board: It must have teeth  Arkansas Times

The Democrat-Gazette today reported further today on the potential shape of a citizens police review board, which Mayor Frank Scott Jr. said Tuesday he wanted ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:34:58 GMT



Cleveland officer accused of soliciting 2,300 women using LE database while on duty - Police News
Cleveland officer accused of soliciting 2,300 women using LE database while on duty  Police News

The officer, already charged with soliciting prostitutes while on duty, is now charged with using his LE computer to look up women.


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:57:11 GMT



Wyoming officer's demotion upheld - News - Citizens Voice
Wyoming officer's demotion upheld - News  Citizens Voice

WYOMING — An arbitrator has upheld the demotion and suspension of a borough police officer accused of failing to respond to a 911 dispatch, according to ...


Posted on Sat, 23 Mar 2019 04:59:18 GMT



Tulsa councilor wants public hearings on race and policing - kjrh.com
Tulsa councilor wants public hearings on race and policing  kjrh.com

Tulsa city councilor Vanessa Hall-Harper is asking for public hearings on the 2018 Equality Indicators Report. That report from the City University of New York ...


Posted on Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



The playground of your mind | Columns - Greensburg Daily News
The playground of your mind | Columns  Greensburg Daily News

For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.


Posted on Sat, 23 Mar 2019 11:00:00 GMT



'The grief, the sadness.' House, Senate ready to vote on police dog protections - Florida Politics
'The grief, the sadness.' House, Senate ready to vote on police dog protections  Florida Politics

Bills to ratchet up penalties for killing police dogs and horses cleared final committees in the Senate and House Thursday, and are ready for floor votes.


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 18:24:17 GMT



SEPTA Transit Police preparing for possible strike - KYW Newsradio 1060
SEPTA Transit Police preparing for possible strike  KYW Newsradio 1060

UPDATED: 6:50 p.m.. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The SEPTA Transit Police union is on strike. Nearly 180 members of the Fraternal Order of Transit ...


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



After fatal crash, New Orleans officers placed on desk duty amid probe into possible policy violations - The Advocate
After fatal crash, New Orleans officers placed on desk duty amid probe into possible policy violations  The Advocate

New Orleans police officers who tried to pull over the driver of a reportedly stolen car minutes before a fiery, deadly crash Wednesday night have been ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:45:00 GMT



David Allen Thomas Obituary - WKBN.com
David Allen Thomas Obituary  WKBN.com

HERMITAGE, PA (MyValleyTributes) - David A. Thomas, 70, formerly of Wheeling, West Virginia and a current resident of Hermitage, Pennsylvania, passed ...


Posted on Sat, 23 Mar 2019 20:45:00 GMT



New gun law concerns police chiefs | Local News - Elizabethtown News Enterprise
New gun law concerns police chiefs | Local News  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Two local law-enforcement leaders believe recently passed legislation allowing any Kentuckian age 21 and older to carry a concealed handgun without a permit ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:00:10 GMT



New blend at Coffee Emporium to support police officers and community - WKRC TV Cincinnati
New blend at Coffee Emporium to support police officers and community  WKRC TV Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - Many of us use a cup of favorite coffee to help get it started in the morning. A new blend will soon be available and a local business ...


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 23:33:00 GMT



Naperville first-responders raising money to fight pediatric cancer - Chicago Tribune
Naperville first-responders raising money to fight pediatric cancer  Chicago Tribune

Naperville first-responders have a chance this weekend to surpass a total of $1.5 million in donations for pediatric cancer research. This year marks the 15th ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 22:05:00 GMT



Meyer named top officer - Examiner Enterprise
Meyer named top officer  Examiner Enterprise

Bartlesville Police Officer Brandon Meyer was named the 2018 BPD Officer of the Year during a banquet Friday night, hosted by the Fraternal Order of Police at ...


Posted on Sun, 17 Mar 2019 11:31:08 GMT



R.I. judge: Police internal affairs reports may be subject to balancing test - The Providence Journal
R.I. judge: Police internal affairs reports may be subject to balancing test  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE — A Superior Court judge on Monday ruled a Providence man was not entitled to immediate access to internal-affairs reports generated by the ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:31:00 GMT



Peru says no to shared policing services with La Salle - LaSalle News Tribune
Peru says no to shared policing services with La Salle  LaSalle News Tribune

A shared police station for the cities of Peru and La Salle will not become a reality.


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 02:15:00 GMT



Feds decline to prosecute Pittsburgh police officers in bar brawl with Pagans - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Feds decline to prosecute Pittsburgh police officers in bar brawl with Pagans  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The U.S. attorney's office said Wednesday that it will not file criminal charges against Pittsburgh police officers for their involvement in an Oct. 12 brawl at Kopy's ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Police, community raise money at dinner for Wyomissing officer battling cancer - Reading Eagle
Police, community raise money at dinner for Wyomissing officer battling cancer  Reading Eagle

For Ray Waligorski, a 58-year-old Wyomissing police officer, the battle against cancer began with an unexplained loss in weight and the discovery of a lump on ...


Posted on Sat, 16 Mar 2019 19:57:00 GMT



Little Rock Police Assistant Chief Seeks To Lead Hometown Force - KUAR
Little Rock Police Assistant Chief Seeks To Lead Hometown Force  KUAR

Assistant Little Rock Police Chief Hayward Finks, the second of four finalists and the first internal candidate for the job of chief of police, went before.


Posted on Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Utah police gather to support Montana officer who was airlifted to University Hospital after getting shot - Salt Lake Tribune
Utah police gather to support Montana officer who was airlifted to University Hospital after getting shot  Salt Lake Tribune

Officers from various Utah police departments have gathered to show support for a Montana police officer who is fighting for his life in a Salt Lake City hospital.


Posted on Sat, 16 Mar 2019 16:28:47 GMT



This Indianapolis charity says it helps police. Police chiefs say it's a scam. - Indianapolis Star
This Indianapolis charity says it helps police. Police chiefs say it's a scam.  Indianapolis Star

An IndyStar investigation sheds new light on a fledgling organization fundraising off of a dystopian message that some police chiefs say is a scam.


Posted on Sun, 17 Mar 2019 11:00:00 GMT



Police question authenticity of Indy-based nonprofit's fundraising - Indiana Lawyer
Police question authenticity of Indy-based nonprofit's fundraising  Indiana Lawyer

Police departments in at least four states have raised concerns about an Indianapolis-based nonprofit, alleging the group conducts fundraising scams targeting ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:38:00 GMT



Cleveland police officer accused of soliciting prostitutes on duty charged with felony misuse of computers - cleveland.com
Cleveland police officer accused of soliciting prostitutes on duty charged with felony misuse of computers  cleveland.com

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A Cleveland police officer already charged with soliciting prostitutes while on duty is now charged with three felonies that accuse him of ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:27:00 GMT



Judge rules against release of internal Pawtucket police reports - WPRO
Judge rules against release of internal Pawtucket police reports  WPRO

The judge said in her ruling Monday that she would likely need to impose a “balancing test,” measuring the public's interest in the reports against potential ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:10:00 GMT



Pennsylvania Supreme Court rules against police union in arbitration award case - JURIST
Pennsylvania Supreme Court rules against police union in arbitration award case  JURIST

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed an appeal from the Fraternal Order of Police regarding an arbitration award. The union claimed that the ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



City council member Nora Powell receives records requested from city, but questions remain - Muncie Star Press
City council member Nora Powell receives records requested from city, but questions remain  Muncie Star Press

MUNCIE, Ind. — Muncie City Council member Nora Powell's request for information from the city was fulfilled Thursday evening, but the council member says ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 21:08:59 GMT



Police videos show confusion in wake of alleged stabbing of Tulsa district court judge - Enid News & Eagle
Police videos show confusion in wake of alleged stabbing of Tulsa district court judge  Enid News & Eagle

Police videos showing the aftermath of the alleged stabbing of Tulsa County District Court Judge Sharon Holmes show Tulsa Police Sgt. Marcus Harper ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 14:58:00 GMT



SEPTA police approve new contract with more access to body camera video - Philly.com
SEPTA police approve new contract with more access to body camera video  Philly.com

SEPTA's transit police voted Sunday evening to ratify a five-year contract that includes across-the-board raises and gives officers more access to video taken by ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 01:05:37 GMT



Transit Police union votes to ratify contract with SEPTA - KYW Newsradio 1060
Transit Police union votes to ratify contract with SEPTA  KYW Newsradio 1060

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The SEPTA Transit Police union has voted to accept a contract with SEPTA, but there is still one more step until the ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:32:12 GMT



Shriners to meet Tuesday - Greenfield Daily Reporter
Shriners to meet Tuesday  Greenfield Daily Reporter

Shriners to have meeting on Tuesday GREENFIELD — The Shriners Club will meet Tuesday at the Fraternal Order of Police, 400 E. Davis Road in Greenfield.


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 06:49:49 GMT



Columbus police vice officer charged with holding women against their will in exchange for sexual favors - The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus police vice officer charged with holding women against their will in exchange for sexual favors  The Columbus Dispatch

A Columbus police vice officer could face the rest of his life in prison after being indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of holding two women against their ...


Posted on Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Ryan Williams gets FOP endorsements in JC9 state attorney contest - Florida Politics
Ryan Williams gets FOP endorsements in JC9 state attorney contest  Florida Politics

Fifth Judicial Circuit Assistant State Attorney Ryan Williams has received the endorsements of the Fraternal Order of Police's District 7 and key local lodges in his ...


Posted on Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Tenn. House votes to limit Nashville's Police Oversight Board - WMOT
Tenn. House votes to limit Nashville's Police Oversight Board  WMOT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee House passed a bill Thursday to limit community oversight boards that investigate police misconduct, setting up a.


Posted on Thu, 14 Mar 2019 19:45:18 GMT



Chicago police reform: Former federal prosecutor, judge appointed to monitor reforms - WLS-TV
Chicago police reform: Former federal prosecutor, judge appointed to monitor reforms  WLS-TV

In a surprising one-two punch, U.S. District Court Judge Robert Dow has selected a pair of prominent criminal justice experts to oversee sweeping reforms at the ...


Posted on Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



FOP Pancake and Sausage Breakfast features Bob Evans - WANE
FOP Pancake and Sausage Breakfast features Bob Evans  WANE

Fort Wayne, Ind. (WANE) - The 14th Anual Fraternal Order of Police, Pancake and Sausage Breakfast will be Saturday, March 9th , from 6:30 a.m. to 11 a.m..


Posted on Sat, 09 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



School, police, mark tragic anniversary | thebaynet.com - Bay Net
School, police, mark tragic anniversary | thebaynet.com  Bay Net

Lexington Park, MD - The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday marked the one-year anniversary of the tragic events that took place at Great Mills ...


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 18:00:20 GMT



Personalized wreaths raise money for families of fallen first responders - WKRC TV Cincinnati
Personalized wreaths raise money for families of fallen first responders  WKRC TV Cincinnati

ANDERSON TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WKRC) - Each wreath crafted by Kate Thompson is customized. Monday, she drove two-and-a-half hours from her hometown of ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:42:08 GMT



Pay Raises Coming For Metro Nashville Employees, Mayor Says - WPLN
Pay Raises Coming For Metro Nashville Employees, Mayor Says  WPLN

Nashville city employees will receive pay raises in the coming year's Metro budget. Mayor David Briley announced Monday that he is including a 3 percent ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:51:09 GMT



Why The Battle To Shape Public Opinion Matters Before A Nashville Officer's Murder Trial - WPLN
Why The Battle To Shape Public Opinion Matters Before A Nashville Officer's Murder Trial  WPLN

Long before Nashville Police Officer Andrew Delke stands trial on a murder charge in the 2018 fatal shooting of Daniel Hambrick, a tug-of-war is underway to try ...


Posted on Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



What Maggie Hickey's Appointment Means for Chicago Police Reform - WTTW News
What Maggie Hickey's Appointment Means for Chicago Police Reform  WTTW News

The Chicago Police Department now has a monitor to oversee big reforms. The latest on the appointment and what it means for policing moving forward.


Posted on Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Cleveland police officers win lawsuit against city; department ordered to make them lieutenants - cleveland.com
Cleveland police officers win lawsuit against city; department ordered to make them lieutenants  cleveland.com

A judge ordered two Cleveland police officers promoted to lieutenant after the veteran officers sued the city saying they were unfairly passed over for promotions.


Posted on Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



National police advocacy group calls on Trump administration to modify Baltimore's consent decree - Baltimore Sun
National police advocacy group calls on Trump administration to modify Baltimore's consent decree  Baltimore Sun

The Baltimore police consent decree “does a tremendous amount of harm,” a law enforcement advocacy group said, and it is asking the Trump administration to ...


Posted on Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Helping to protect canine officers - The Independent
Helping to protect canine officers  The Independent

by CHARLES ROMANS. THE daily INDEPENDENT. RACELAND Canine Officers are valuable assets to any police force. They assist in drug searches, arrests, ...


Posted on Sun, 17 Mar 2019 00:51:00 GMT



Kentucky House votes to let people carry concealed guns without a permit - Courier Journal
Kentucky House votes to let people carry concealed guns without a permit  Courier Journal

The Kentucky House of Representatives voted Friday to let residents carry concealed guns without a permit. Now it goes to Gov. Matt Bevin for review.


Posted on Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Police fatal shooting adds to divide in Little Rock - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Police fatal shooting adds to divide in Little Rock  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

In the days since the Little Rock Police Department released video showing one of its officers fatally shooting a man, one corner of the Internet's echo chamber ...


Posted on Sun, 17 Mar 2019 09:30:00 GMT



Stormy Daniels' arrest at strip club was improper: Police - ABC News
Stormy Daniels' arrest at strip club was improper: Police  ABC News

The 2018 arrest of Stormy Daniels at a Columbus strip club was improper but not planned ahead of time or politically motivated, according to an internal police ...


Posted on Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



 

 
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