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Fraternal Order of Police President Kevin Carroll Joins Jeff During Police Week - Newsradio 1140 WRVA
Fraternal Order of Police President Kevin Carroll Joins Jeff During Police Week  Newsradio 1140 WRVA

Jeff is joined by the president of the Fraternal Order of Police Kevin Carroll to talk about Police Week, recruitment, officers that have fallen and how law ...


Posted on Fri, 17 May 2019 22:19:08 GMT



Idaho Falls High School wins police organization's anti-bullying video contest - Post Register
Idaho Falls High School wins police organization's anti-bullying video contest  Post Register

Idaho Falls High School students won $1000 for their student council in an anti-bullying video contest last week.


Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police hold memorial service for fallen officers - WKYT
Fraternal Order of Police hold memorial service for fallen officers  WKYT

It's something those in central Kentucky have been doing for 42 years in a row. Officers and family members pausing simply to say thank you.


Posted on Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Battle between Fraternal Order of Police and city of Gainesville continues - WCJB
Battle between Fraternal Order of Police and city of Gainesville continues  WCJB

The longstanding battle between the Fraternal Order of Police and the city of Gainesville continues. Last November FOP Gator Lodge #67 filed an unfair labor ...


Posted on Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



The carnival is in town to support the Fraternal Order of Police - Manchestertimes
The carnival is in town to support the Fraternal Order of Police  Manchestertimes

The carnival is in town! The Fraternal Order of Police is hosting its annual carnival this week, which serves as a fundraiser for the FOP.


Posted on Wed, 15 May 2019 17:13:00 GMT



Fallen officers honored by Berks Fraternal Order of Police - Reading Eagle
Fallen officers honored by Berks Fraternal Order of Police  Reading Eagle

The names of the 18 law enforcement officers from Berks County who died in the line of duty were read Thursday during the annual memorial *service* held by the ...


Posted on Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police honors Alabama’s fallen officers - WSFA
Fraternal Order of Police honors Alabama’s fallen officers  WSFA

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - The state Fraternal Order of Police honored fallen officers across the state Friday. They hosted a memorial *service* at the state ...


Posted on Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police presented with Flag of Honor - WKRC TV Cincinnati
Fraternal Order of Police presented with Flag of Honor  WKRC TV Cincinnati

WEST END, Ohio (WKRC) - There was a special ceremony Monday night in the West End. The Fraternal Order of Police now has a Flag of Honor. All five ...


Posted on Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fallen law enforcement officers honored at annual Fraternal Order of Police memorial service - Tallahassee.com
Fallen law enforcement officers honored at annual Fraternal Order of Police memorial service  Tallahassee.com

The Fraternal Order of Police held their 37th annual Law Enforcement Officers' Memorial *Service* in the Capitol courtyard Monday morning.


Posted on Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police take stand against DA following controversial decision - KYW Newsradio 1060
Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police take stand against DA following controversial decision  KYW Newsradio 1060

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police and victims of violent crimes protest against Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner for what they are calling a ...


Posted on Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



City Club of Chicago: Fraternal Order of Police President Kevin Graham - WGN Radio - Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Fraternal Order of Police President Kevin Graham  WGN Radio - Chicago

April 30, 2019 Kevin Graham - President - Fraternal Order of Police Kevin Graham As a Chicago police officer, Kevin Graham spent most of his time either as a ...


Posted on Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fallen New Castle Officer Honored In Fraternal Order Of Police Memorial Ceremony - CBS Pittsburgh
Fallen New Castle Officer Honored In Fraternal Order Of Police Memorial Ceremony  CBS Pittsburgh

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Police from around Pennsylvania are honoring four members of law enforcement who were killed or died last year from injuries ...


Posted on Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police chickenque - Wilkes Journal Patriot
Fraternal Order of Police chickenque  Wilkes Journal Patriot

Wilkes County Fraternal Order of Police chickenque is May 17, beginning at 10:30 a.m., at Memorial Park. Plates are $8.


Posted on Mon, 13 May 2019 20:52:07 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police honors officers lost in line of duty - News-Press Now
Fraternal Order of Police honors officers lost in line of duty  News-Press Now

On Wednesday morning, the Buchanan County community gathered at St. Joseph City Hall to honor those officers who had lost their lives in the line of duty.


Posted on Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Lightfoot appoints former US marshal to command bodyguard detail; now he will need Chicago Police Department training. - Chicago Sun-Times
Lightfoot appoints former US marshal to command bodyguard detail; now he will need Chicago Police Department training.  Chicago Sun-Times

Mayor Lori Lightfoot's controversial decision to appoint a retired deputy U.S. marshal as commander of her bodyguard detail is not as simple as it sounds.


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 18:23:46 GMT



FOP president wants new police contract, not disciplinary changes - Chicago Sun-Times
FOP president wants new police contract, not disciplinary changes  Chicago Sun-Times

Fraternal Order of Police President Kevin Graham on Tuesday urged Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot to start negotiating the new police contract that Rahm Emanuel ...


Posted on Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



FOP asks U.S. Supreme Court to strengthen its hand in contract talks with city - Chicago Sun-Times
FOP asks U.S. Supreme Court to strengthen its hand in contract talks with city  Chicago Sun-Times

The union is claiming it was "deceived" by the attorney general's office into believing that the consent decree would not impact the police contract.


Posted on Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fallen officers who served during 9/11 honored - Newsday
Fallen officers who served during 9/11 honored  Newsday

The names of the late officers, etched onto a stone wall outside headquarters, were read off during the ceremony. They join more than 1000 other names that are ...


Posted on Sat, 04 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



KPD and local FOP to hold annual Law Enforcement Memorial Service Monday - Kingsport Times News
KPD and local FOP to hold annual Law Enforcement Memorial Service Monday  Kingsport Times News

KINGSPORT — May 13 -19 is National Police Week, and the Kingsport Police Department and local Fraternal Order of Police Burgess-Mills Lodge #11 will hold ...


Posted on Sun, 12 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police expresses gratitude - CapeGazette.com
Fraternal Order of Police expresses gratitude  CapeGazette.com

The membership of Fraternal Order of Police, Sussex County Lodge 2, would like to express its sincere appreciation to Stephen (Steve) Becker, senior loan ...


Posted on Tue, 14 May 2019 08:27:00 GMT



FOP hosts memorial for fallen officers | News - Bowling Green Daily News
FOP hosts memorial for fallen officers | News  Bowling Green Daily News

Members of law enforcement and loved ones gathered Friday at Fraternal Order of Police Lodge No. 13 to celebrate the lives of fallen officers during the annual ...


Posted on Fri, 10 May 2019 20:29:00 GMT



Noblesville FOP celebrating with 5K and fun run - The Times
Noblesville FOP celebrating with 5K and fun run  The Times

The Noblesville Fraternal Order of Police and the Noblesville Police Auxiliary announce the 2nd Annual “Run With The Cops” 5K Fun Run which will tak.


Posted on Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Baltimore officer injured in on-duty motor vehicle accident, officials say - WBAL TV Baltimore
Baltimore officer injured in on-duty motor vehicle accident, officials say  WBAL TV Baltimore

Baltimore City police union confirms an officer was injured in an on-duty motor vehicle accident in Tuesday night in west Baltimore.


Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 02:32:00 GMT



The Fraternal Order of Police and Auxiliary hosted Wednesday afternoon the 2019 Peace Officers' Memorial Service at the Columbus Government Center in Columbus | Columbus - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
The Fraternal Order of Police and Auxiliary hosted Wednesday afternoon the 2019 Peace Officers' Memorial Service at the Columbus Government Center in Columbus | Columbus  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The Fraternal Order of Police and Auxiliary hosted Wednesday afternoon the 2019 Peace Officers' Memorial *Service* at the Columbus Government Center in ...


Posted on Thu, 16 May 2019 16:38:00 GMT



Nashville Police Union Loses (Again) in Legal Fight Against Community Oversight - Nashville Scene
Nashville Police Union Loses (Again) in Legal Fight Against Community Oversight  Nashville Scene

Community Oversight Now launches petition drive in April 2018Photo: Steven HaleThe Tennessee Supreme Court has ended the local police union's effort to ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 13:32:20 GMT



12 arrested as dozens march, rally against CPD union - Chicago Sun-Times
12 arrested as dozens march, rally against CPD union  Chicago Sun-Times

Dozens of protesters tied up traffic in the West Loop Monday evening as they marched and rallied against the union that represents thousands of rank-and-file ...


Posted on Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police union rescinds support for WB mayor - News - Citizens Voice
Police union rescinds support for WB mayor - News  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — The union representing hundreds of Luzerne County police officers announced Monday it is rescinding its 2015 endorsement of Mayor Tony ...


Posted on Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Kentucky Fraternal Order Of Police Holds Annual Memorial Service - LEX18 Lexington KY News
Kentucky Fraternal Order Of Police Holds Annual Memorial Service  LEX18 Lexington KY News

(LEX 18)– Five officers in Kentucky died in the line of duty last year and the State Police Commissioner said that is five too many. The Kentucky Fraternal Order ...


Posted on Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Franklin County deputies receive FOP awards Two Franklin County deputies have received awards from the Fraternal - Benton Evening News
Franklin County deputies receive FOP awards Two Franklin County deputies have received awards from the Fraternal  Benton Evening News

Two Franklin County deputies have received awards from the Fraternal Order of Police State Lodge for their separate on-duty, life-saving actions.


Posted on Wed, 15 May 2019 11:36:16 GMT



Chicago Police Union President Talks Kim Foxx, Officer Mental Health - WTTW News
Chicago Police Union President Talks Kim Foxx, Officer Mental Health  WTTW News

Kevin Graham, president of the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police, is again telling Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx to “do your job” or step aside.


Posted on Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Chicago protesters march against 'racist' police union, several arrested after obstructing traffic - Fox News
Chicago protesters march against 'racist' police union, several arrested after obstructing traffic  Fox News

Protesters holding signs accusing the Fraternal Order of Police of being racist gathered Monday in Chicago's Union Park to not only slam the city's police union ...


Posted on Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



The Chicago police union's 'alternative facts' on police reform - Chicago Reporter
The Chicago police union's 'alternative facts' on police reform  Chicago Reporter

Fraternal Order of Police President Kevin Graham continues to stonewall on adopting measures that are standard practice at departments across the country.


Posted on Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Growing scam uses law enforcement as bait - KVOA Tucson News
Growing scam uses law enforcement as bait  KVOA Tucson News

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Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 05:01:29 GMT



FOP and WAFF help Madison PD find family of fallen officer - WAFF
FOP and WAFF help Madison PD find family of fallen officer  WAFF

Help from the Fraternal Order of Police and a WAFF 48 News story led to a special moment for the Madison Police Department.


Posted on Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



FOP Letter to the Editor | Southern Maryland News Net - Southern Maryland News Net
FOP Letter to the Editor | Southern Maryland News Net  Southern Maryland News Net

The Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge #7 for St. Mary's County submitted the following letter to the editor: Dear Commissioners of St. Mary's County,. The Fraternal ...


Posted on Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police Honor Seniors with Luncheon - WHIZ
Fraternal Order of Police Honor Seniors with Luncheon  WHIZ

Zanesville police and other members of the community joined together to honor senior citizens Thursday at an annual luncheon at the Center for Seniors.


Posted on Thu, 08 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMT



Big money paid to Colorado officers to sit at home while under investigation for misconduct - The Denver Channel
Big money paid to Colorado officers to sit at home while under investigation for misconduct  The Denver Channel

A Contact7 investigation shows some area law enforcement agencies have paid hundreds of thousands of dollars to officers and deputies to sit at home while ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 22:34:00 GMT



Backing the blue or empty gesture? Toomey boosts bill to punish cop killers - witf.org
Backing the blue or empty gesture? Toomey boosts bill to punish cop killers  witf.org

Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey has reintroduced the Thin Blue Line Act. Some say it will bring justice for slain cops. Others think it's an empty political ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 21:27:33 GMT



Lorain city employees, including police, get raises - Chronicle Telegram
Lorain city employees, including police, get raises  Chronicle Telegram

LORAIN — Several city employees, including police, will receive raises, following approval at Monday's Council meeting. Council approved a memorandum of ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 06:30:14 GMT



Kingsport police honor fallen heroes - Kingsport Times News
Kingsport police honor fallen heroes  Kingsport Times News

The Fraternal Order of Police Burgess-Mills Lodge No. 11 held a Law Enforcement Memorial *Service* at the Kingsport Justice Center Monday afternoon.


Posted on Tue, 14 May 2019 17:30:00 GMT



FOP to observe Police Memorial Week Tuesday | Local News - Crossville Chronicle
FOP to observe Police Memorial Week Tuesday | Local News  Crossville Chronicle

The Cumberland County chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police, Frank Clement Lodge, will observe Police Memorial Week with a ceremony on the courthouse ...


Posted on Mon, 13 May 2019 19:18:00 GMT



Havre de Grace Police officer honored for saving Perry Hall woman's life - Baltimore Sun
Havre de Grace Police officer honored for saving Perry Hall woman's life  Baltimore Sun

Havre de Grace Police officer Chad Smith was honored by the city council for using an AED in his vehicle to save a woman's life in Baltimore County.


Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 11:00:00 GMT



GoFundMe for Orlando police officer charged with manslaughter removed after raising more than $3k - Orlando Sentinel
GoFundMe for Orlando police officer charged with manslaughter removed after raising more than $3k  Orlando Sentinel

A fundraiser for the Orlando police officer arrested last week in a May 2018 officer-involved shooting was removed after raising more than $3,000 less than an ...


Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 20:15:00 GMT



FOP holds their memorial service to honor those who've made the ultimate sacrifice - Fox Baltimore
FOP holds their memorial service to honor those who've made the ultimate sacrifice  Fox Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WBFF) Dozens of officers and public officials were in downtown Baltimore honoring those who've made the ultimate sacrifice. The Fraternal Order ...


Posted on Sun, 05 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Chaplain for Fraternal Order of Eagles charged with embezzlement - UpNorthLive.com
Chaplain for Fraternal Order of Eagles charged with embezzlement  UpNorthLive.com

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- A Williamsburg man has been charged with embezzlement following an investigation by Michigan State ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 17:41:00 GMT



Cobb to consider one-time bonus for public safety personnel - MDJOnline.com
Cobb to consider one-time bonus for public safety personnel  MDJOnline.com

Cobb's police officers, deputies and fire personnel could see their paychecks padded by a one-time payment of nearly $1500 under a proposal set for a vote by ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 20:31:00 GMT



In Carlos Rivera-Martinez case: FOP needs to take responsibility when cops do wrong - Baltimore Sun
In Carlos Rivera-Martinez case: FOP needs to take responsibility when cops do wrong  Baltimore Sun

The conviction of police officer Carlos Rivera-Martinez for assaulting a 16-year-old (on camera) speaks to a small portion of the problems that the Baltimore ...


Posted on Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Golf tourney funds FOP's annual Shop with an Officer event - Palladium-Item
Golf tourney funds FOP's annual Shop with an Officer event  Palladium-Item

The Fraternal Order of Police John Hennigar Lodge 63 raises money for its Shop with an Officer event by conducting a golf tournament.


Posted on Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Charlottesville Group Kicks Off National Police Week - WVIR - NBC 29 News
Charlottesville Group Kicks Off National Police Week - WVIR  NBC 29 News

National Police Week kicked off on Monday, and Charlottesville's Fraternal Order of Police Associates is celebrating the occasion.


Posted on Tue, 14 May 2019 01:30:00 GMT



Reading city councilman wants to recoup benefits paid to retired officers - Reading Eagle
Reading city councilman wants to recoup benefits paid to retired officers  Reading Eagle

Now that a Berks County judge has upheld a decision that Reading should not pay health benefits to retired police officers with new jobs and benefits.


Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 03:23:00 GMT



FOP President: The general consensus is Asheville's the last place you want to be chief - WLOS
FOP President: The general consensus is Asheville's the last place you want to be chief  WLOS

Asheville City Manager Debra Campbell is expected to conduct interviews for the police chief position in the next couple weeks, with the goal of naming a chief ...


Posted on Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



AG to prosecute activist Jedidiah Brown after cops allege ties to Kim Foxx - Chicago Sun-Times
AG to prosecute activist Jedidiah Brown after cops allege ties to Kim Foxx  Chicago Sun-Times

A special prosecutor from the Illinois Attorney General's office will prosecute misdemeanor charges against Jedidiah Brown, after Cook County State's Attorney ...


Posted on Thu, 09 May 2019 14:51:14 GMT



Nashville community leaders gather ahead of Metro Council meeting to demand city fund a 'moral budget' - The Tennessean
Nashville community leaders gather ahead of Metro Council meeting to demand city fund a 'moral budget'  The Tennessean

Nashville community leaders on Tuesday urged the council to support what they called a "moral budget" that funds school and employee raises.


Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 00:18:00 GMT



Rochelle Bilal ousts incumbent in sheriff's race - The Philadelphia Tribune
Rochelle Bilal ousts incumbent in sheriff's race  The Philadelphia Tribune

Many thought it was a mistake that Rochelle Bilal never brought up the sexual harassment cases that dogged Philadelphia Sheriff Jewel Williams in his bid to ...


Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 02:58:00 GMT



FOP to honor 36 fallen officers - KYMA
FOP to honor 36 fallen officers  KYMA

The Fraternal Order of Police honored 39 peace officers who lost their lives while protecting our community since 1865. . Get the latest Yuma and Imperial Valley ...


Posted on Wed, 15 May 2019 23:35:00 GMT



Former NPC undersheriff intends to sue sheriff | Northwest - Lewiston Morning Tribune
Former NPC undersheriff intends to sue sheriff | Northwest  Lewiston Morning Tribune

A previous undersheriff at the Nez Perce County Sheriff's Office moved to sue his former employer, claiming his firing was retaliatory and is seeking at least $1 ...


Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Tennessee Supreme Court won't touch suit challenging community oversight board - The Tennessean
Tennessee Supreme Court won't touch suit challenging community oversight board  The Tennessean

The Tennessee Supreme Court won't touch a lawsuit that could have jeopardized Nashville's community oversight board, officially clearing a legal cloud over ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 00:32:00 GMT



Conner, Quick added to National Peace Officers Memorial - The Robesonian
Conner, Quick added to National Peace Officers Memorial  The Robesonian

LUMBERTON — The names of two area law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty are now part of the National Peace Officers Memorial in ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 22:22:15 GMT



Wilkes-Barre Mayor Tony George Concedes to George Brown - WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Wilkes-Barre Mayor Tony George Concedes to George Brown  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. -- It appears Wilkes-Barre will have a new mayor. Incumbent Mayor Tony George called challenger George Brown Tuesday evening to ...


Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 01:13:00 GMT



Widow waits for justice for Philly man shot by cop 17 months ago - Philly.com
Widow waits for justice for Philly man shot by cop 17 months ago  Philly.com

District Attorney Larry Krasner is deciding whether to charge fired Philly cop Eric Ruch, who fatally shot an unarmed man in December 2017. It would be the ...


Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 18:21:57 GMT



Lawsuit filed against police officers who shot three people at Hampton 7-Eleven - WTKR News 3
Lawsuit filed against police officers who shot three people at Hampton 7-Eleven  WTKR News 3

HAMPTON, Va. - A federal lawsuit has been filed against two police officers who shot three people at a 7-Eleven in October 2017. The Commonwealth's Attorney ...


Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 19:26:00 GMT



FOP to observe Police Memorial Week | Local News - Crossville Chronicle
FOP to observe Police Memorial Week | Local News  Crossville Chronicle

The Cumberland County chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police, Frank Clement Lodge, will observe Police Memorial Week with a ceremony on the courthouse ...


Posted on Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



FOP memorial cancelled in light of recent tragedy - Zanesville Times Recorder
FOP memorial cancelled in light of recent tragedy  Zanesville Times Recorder

ZANESVILLE - A Fraternal Order of Police memorial scheduled for Saturday has been cancelled due to a recent tragedy that claimed the life of an off-duty ...


Posted on Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Circuit Judge Michael Olejasz, Steve Mazure honored by Wheeling FOP at Law Day Dinner - Wheeling Intelligencer
Circuit Judge Michael Olejasz, Steve Mazure honored by Wheeling FOP at Law Day Dinner  Wheeling Intelligencer

WHEELING — Amid a drug crisis, an increase in crime, and changing perceptions toward police officers, Ohio County Circuit Judge Michael Olejasz thought it ...


Posted on Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Arrested during fire - Youngstown Vindicator
Arrested during fire  Youngstown Vindicator

Arrested during fire. BOARDMAN. A man was arrested Monday morning at an apartment complex on Mathews Road after he refused to comply with police while ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 04:00:00 GMT



Fallen officers remembered at memorial service | News, Sports, Jobs - SalemNews.net
Fallen officers remembered at memorial service | News, Sports, Jobs  SalemNews.net

By MARY ANN GREIER Staff Writer COLUMBIANA — One by one, with the strains of “Amazing Grace” playing on bagpipes in the background, Columbiana ...


Posted on Fri, 17 May 2019 04:06:50 GMT



WBTV reporter files dismissal for release of body cam footage - Statesville Record & Landmark
WBTV reporter files dismissal for release of body cam footage  Statesville Record & Landmark

By Megan Suggs. msuggs@statesville.com. A request by a television reporter to gain access to the body camera footage from a slain Mooresville police officer ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 20:15:00 GMT



Pennsylvania police honor 4 who died on duty in 2018 - WTAE Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania police honor 4 who died on duty in 2018  WTAE Pittsburgh

Police from around Pennsylvania are honoring four members of law enforcement who were killed or died last year from injuries sustained while on duty. Tap the ...


Posted on Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Officers, telecommunicators vote 'no confidence' in Effingham police chief - Effingham Daily News
Officers, telecommunicators vote 'no confidence' in Effingham police chief  Effingham Daily News

EFFINGHAM – The officers and telecommunicators of the Effingham Police Department have overwhelmingly passed a no confidence vote against Police Chief ...


Posted on Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Memorial service held for FOP members who have passed - TriStateHomepage.com
Memorial service held for FOP members who have passed  TriStateHomepage.com

Thursday night, the Fraternal Order of Police Owensboro Lodge #16 hosted a memorial *service* to honor members who have passed away, and those who died ...


Posted on Fri, 17 May 2019 03:28:00 GMT



Montgomery police say they need more time to provide details of n-word incident - Washington Post
Montgomery police say they need more time to provide details of n-word incident  Washington Post

Montgomery County police say they are still investigating the “concerning incident” last week related to a video showing a white officer using a racial slur during ...


Posted on Fri, 17 May 2019 18:53:04 GMT



Lima area's fallen officers commemorated during service - Lima Ohio
Lima area's fallen officers commemorated during service  Lima Ohio

LIMA — Law enforcement who put their lives on the lines everyday participated in a ceremony Thursday to commemorate those in uniform who served befor.


Posted on Thu, 16 May 2019 15:10:00 GMT



Motorcycle ride, party to benefit Fortville police - Greenfield Daily Reporter
Motorcycle ride, party to benefit Fortville police  Greenfield Daily Reporter

FORTVILLE -- A motorcycle ride followed by a hog roast, live music and other entertainment will benefit the Fortville Police Department this weekend.The event ...


Posted on Wed, 15 May 2019 06:02:29 GMT



After Introducing Criminal Justice Reform Platform, Amy Klobuchar Pushes Hundreds of Millions More Dollars for Police - The Intercept
After Introducing Criminal Justice Reform Platform, Amy Klobuchar Pushes Hundreds of Millions More Dollars for Police  The Intercept

Just weeks after Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar unveiled a new criminal justice reform platform, she is getting ready to introduce a police-backed measure that ...


Posted on Tue, 14 May 2019 15:26:00 GMT



Philly voters have a lot to decide, including their answers to 4 ballot questions - KYW Newsradio 1060
Philly voters have a lot to decide, including their answers to 4 ballot questions  KYW Newsradio 1060

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia voters: Remember to go way, way down to the bottom of the ballot. After you've selected all your candidates, ...


Posted on Tue, 21 May 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Eugene 'Gene' Conaway | Obituaries - WV News
Eugene 'Gene' Conaway | Obituaries  WV News

CLARKSBURG — Eugene “Gene” Conaway, 83, of Clarksburg, passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at the Louis A Johnson VA Medical Center.


Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 20:57:00 GMT



State police mourn trooper who died while on duty - PennLive
State police mourn trooper who died while on duty  PennLive

Trooper Donald C. Brackett, 58, was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had served with the Pennsylvania State Police since October 2001. He was found ...


Posted on Sun, 19 May 2019 12:39:00 GMT



Washington FOP Lodge 101 To Conduct Memorial Ceremony May 15th - WBIW.com
Washington FOP Lodge 101 To Conduct Memorial Ceremony May 15th  WBIW.com

(WASHINGTON) - Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 101 in Washington will conduct a memorial ceremony Wednesday, May 15th honoring law enforcement ...


Posted on Mon, 06 May 2019 13:46:00 GMT



Tillis cosponsors bill to protect local law enforcement officers, first responders - Ripon Advance
Tillis cosponsors bill to protect local law enforcement officers, first responders  Ripon Advance

U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis (R-NC) thinks that anyone who murders or targets a local public safety officer should be prepared to face the death penalty. Sen. Tillis on ...


Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 16:15:36 GMT



FOP apologizes for ‘no confidence’ vote against Oklahoma County commissioner - KFOR Oklahoma City
FOP apologizes for ‘no confidence’ vote against Oklahoma County commissioner  KFOR Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA COUNTY, Okla. - A local organization that represents the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Department is apologizing following a 'no confidence' vote ...


Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Philly voters can choose to create traffic enforcement officers in Tuesday’s primary election - Philly.com
Philly voters can choose to create traffic enforcement officers in Tuesday’s primary election  Philly.com

Voters can decide Tuesday whether Philadelphia's congestion problems warrant the creation of a new class of law officer dedicated to traffic enforcement.


Posted on Sat, 18 May 2019 09:15:52 GMT



Nashville FOP holds annual fallen officer memorial service - WSMV Nashville
Nashville FOP holds annual fallen officer memorial service  WSMV Nashville

Officers who have sacrificed their lives serving the city of Nashville were remembered on Thursday.


Posted on Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fallen police officers honored at annual event held in Conway - WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
Fallen police officers honored at annual event held in Conway  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

CONWAY, SC (WBTW) - The annual police officer memorial in Conway was held Friday.


Posted on Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Baltimore court ruling on police, firefighter pensions likely faces appeals from unions and city government - Baltimore Sun
Baltimore court ruling on police, firefighter pensions likely faces appeals from unions and city government  Baltimore Sun

Retired Baltimore police officers and firefighters are entitled to damages but active members will have to worker longer for pensions.


Posted on Mon, 13 May 2019 23:05:00 GMT



Orlando police officer indicted on manslaughter charge in 2018 fatal shooting - WFTV Orlando
Orlando police officer indicted on manslaughter charge in 2018 fatal shooting  WFTV Orlando

An Orlando police officer was indicted Wednesday on manslaughter charges stemming from an officer-involved shooting in 2018 at the Colonial Plaza, ...


Posted on Thu, 16 May 2019 16:52:30 GMT



Remarks by President Trump at the 38th Annual National Peace Officers' Memorial Service - Whitehouse.gov
Remarks by President Trump at the 38th Annual National Peace Officers' Memorial Service  Whitehouse.gov

U.S. Capitol Washington, D.C.. 11:50 A.M. EDT. THE PRESIDENT: Thank you. Thank you very much. Please, thank you. What a beautiful day. Third time.


Posted on Wed, 15 May 2019 19:03:28 GMT



Police, Firefighter PTSD Bill Set To Advance - NBC Connecticut
Police, Firefighter PTSD Bill Set To Advance  NBC Connecticut

A bill aiming to protect and improve treatment of police officers and firefighters with PTSD, or post-traumatic stress disorder, will advance to the floor of the state ...


Posted on Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Mesa police unions launch 'no confidence' vote against Chief Ramon Batista - AZCentral
Mesa police unions launch 'no confidence' vote against Chief Ramon Batista  AZCentral

The unions representing the Mesa Police Department initiated a "no confidence" vote Friday, expressing their disapproval of Chief Ramon Batista.


Posted on Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



OKC Civic Life for Monday, May 20, 2019 - NewsOK.com
OKC Civic Life for Monday, May 20, 2019  NewsOK.com

Streetlight deal in the works An agreement with OG&E to facilitate conversion to LED streetlights is estimated eventually to cost taxpayers $3.3 million to $3.9 ...


Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 05:02:42 GMT



Former County Attorney says Mesa City Council needs to support Chief - ABC15 Arizona
Former County Attorney says Mesa City Council needs to support Chief  ABC15 Arizona

MESA, AZ — Recent news of a vote of "no confidence" on Chief Ramon Batista has prompted former top state law enforcement officer, Rick Romley, to speak out ...


Posted on Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Awards presented during National Police Week ceremony | News, Sports, Jobs - Parkersburg News
Awards presented during National Police Week ceremony | News, Sports, Jobs  Parkersburg News

PARKERSBURG — National Police Week activities were held Tuesday in Parkersburg with the annual presentation of awards and the laying of wreaths at the ...


Posted on Wed, 15 May 2019 04:18:01 GMT



Rahm Emanuel's legacy: Chicago's better today because he was mayor | Sun-Times Editorial - Chicago Sun-Times
Rahm Emanuel's legacy: Chicago's better today because he was mayor | Sun-Times Editorial  Chicago Sun-Times

Yes, the man had his faults. But he took on the big jobs, got things done — and took the heat. On that score, we're confident historians will agree.


Posted on Fri, 17 May 2019 16:23:10 GMT



Police in Utah fatally shot a record 19 people in 2018. Now the state attorney general is investigating why. - Salt Lake Tribune
Police in Utah fatally shot a record 19 people in 2018. Now the state attorney general is investigating why.  Salt Lake Tribune

People were killed in the streets. In vehicles. In homes. Unarmed, and as they held weapons, and as they held something — a cellphone, a toy gun — that ...


Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 06:19:39 GMT



After rancorous battle, Bill Ames defeats Matt Shirk in Lebanon County commission GOP race - Lebanon Daily News
After rancorous battle, Bill Ames defeats Matt Shirk in Lebanon County commission GOP race  Lebanon Daily News

After a vicious race, Bill Ames advanced on the Republican ticket for Lebanon County commissioner in the May 21 primary election.


Posted on Wed, 22 May 2019 02:25:00 GMT



Amtrak police union warns of 'potentially dangerous' staff cuts - Chicago Sun-Times
Amtrak police union warns of 'potentially dangerous' staff cuts  Chicago Sun-Times

Amtrak's proposed budget cuts will shrink the rail agency's police department by 18% in the next three years, according to the union representing Amtrak police.


Posted on Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



OCSO FOP Asks For Full Funding During Press Conference On Newly Proposed Jail Trust - news9.com KWTV
OCSO FOP Asks For Full Funding During Press Conference On Newly Proposed Jail Trust  news9.com KWTV

OKLAHOMA COUNTY - It's a fight for funding. The Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office Fraternal Order of Police held a press conference to announce they will ...


Posted on Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



First responders honor fallen Tennessee police officers Friday morning on I-65 - Brentwood Home Page
First responders honor fallen Tennessee police officers Friday morning on I-65  Brentwood Home Page

By RACHAEL LONG / Photo submitted by Nelson Andrews. Brentwood officers joined members of the Brentwood Fire and Rescue team, and other officers in the ...


Posted on Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Kentucky ranks among worst states for police officers - WHAS11.com
Kentucky ranks among worst states for police officers  WHAS11.com

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A new study ranks Kentucky as one of the worst states to be a police officer. According to the report published by personal finance website, ...


Posted on Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Greenville Sheriff's Office facing crisis, needs $5.4 million for deputy pay, shortage - Greenville News
Greenville Sheriff's Office facing crisis, needs $5.4 million for deputy pay, shortage  Greenville News

Struggling to recruit new staff and with some deputies earning less than a living wage, the Greenville County Sheriff's Office is facing an immediate crisis, ...


Posted on Mon, 20 May 2019 12:25:00 GMT



FOP to hold annual memorial service for law enforcement, May 9 - The Times of Chester County
FOP to hold annual memorial service for law enforcement, May 9  The Times of Chester County

WEST CHESTER — The Fraternal Order of Police, Chester County Lodge #11 will be holding its annual Law Enforcement Memorial *Service* on Thursday, May 9 ...


Posted on Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT



 

 
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