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Houston Police Officers’ Union president Joe Gamaldi elected VP of the Fraternal Order of Police - Houston Chronicle
Houston Police Officers’ Union president Joe Gamaldi elected VP of the Fraternal Order of Police  Houston Chronicle

Shortly after the results came in Thursday, Joe Gamaldi stepped up to a podium at a New Orleans convention center to thank the sea of cops who tapped him as ...


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 23:11:00 GMT



Weapon raffle causes controversy in Indiana - WGN TV Chicago
Weapon raffle causes controversy in Indiana  WGN TV Chicago

PORTAGE, Ind. — A Fraternal Order of Police lodge in Portage, Indiana is standing by its decision to raffle off an assault weapon for a charity fundraiser even ...


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 23:36:00 GMT



AG Barr gives tough-on-crime speech to US's largest police org - Business Insider
AG Barr gives tough-on-crime speech to US's largest police org  Business Insider

"We must have zero tolerance for resisting police. This will save lives," Attorney General Barr said in a speech to the Fraternal Order of Police.


Posted on Tue, 13 Aug 2019 21:56:00 GMT



Councilman concerned AR-15 rifle raffle prize could end up in wrong hands - nwitimes.com
Councilman concerned AR-15 rifle raffle prize could end up in wrong hands  nwitimes.com

PORTAGE — A Portage councilman said offering an AR-15 rifle as a top raffle prize by a local Fraternal Order of Police lodge carries negative implications.


Posted on Sun, 18 Aug 2019 00:03:00 GMT



Scam alert: Door-to-door requests for Fraternal Order of Police donations aren't legitimate, sheriff's office says - Herald & Review
Scam alert: Door-to-door requests for Fraternal Order of Police donations aren't legitimate, sheriff's office says  Herald & Review

MACON COUNTY — The Macon County Sheriff's Office is warning residents about solicitors going door-to-door asking for donations on behalf of the Fraternal ...


Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 20:42:00 GMT



Philadelphia Police Union President Credits Officers’ Training That More Cops Weren’t Hurt In Shooting - CBS Philly
Philadelphia Police Union President Credits Officers’ Training That More Cops Weren’t Hurt In Shooting  CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police are beginning their investigation into Wednesday's shooting that left a total of nine officers injured — six shot.


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 21:46:00 GMT



Hot mic catches Mayor Lori Lightfoot calling Fraternal Order of Police official ‘this FOP clown’ - Chicago Sun-Times
Hot mic catches Mayor Lori Lightfoot calling Fraternal Order of Police official ‘this FOP clown’  Chicago Sun-Times

Mayor Lori Lightfoot suffered a public embarrassment Wednesday that could hamper her efforts to establish a dialogue with the Fraternal Order of Police she ...


Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



PB Fraternal Order of Police helps community with fan drive - Pine Bluff Commercial
PB Fraternal Order of Police helps community with fan drive  Pine Bluff Commercial

With the summer's excessive heat, the Pine Bluff Fraternal Order of Police has started their first fan drive. “We partnered with the Area Agency on Aging to get ...


Posted on Sat, 17 Aug 2019 04:34:35 GMT



Attorney General Barr's license to kill | TheHill - The Hill
Attorney General Barr's license to kill | TheHill  The Hill

Barr's speech is a slap in the face of the bipartisan effort to reduce the number of people that our country is locking up.


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 21:30:13 GMT



Aurora Fraternal Order of Police endorses Coffman - The Villager
Aurora Fraternal Order of Police endorses Coffman  The Villager

CONTRIBUTED BY MIKE FOR MAYOR. The Aurora Lodge 49 Fraternal Order of Police recently endorsed Mike Coffman for Aurora Mayor, citing his ...


Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 18:31:51 GMT



FOP sees no conflict with offering AR-15 rifle as top raffle prize - nwitimes.com
FOP sees no conflict with offering AR-15 rifle as top raffle prize  nwitimes.com

PORTAGE — A local Fraternal Order of Police lodge is defending its decision to offer an AR-15 rifle as a top prize in a current raffle.


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 12:00:00 GMT



Black police union calls for Sgt. Dan Hils to resign from Fraternal Order of Police - WCPO
Black police union calls for Sgt. Dan Hils to resign from Fraternal Order of Police  WCPO

A week after Sgt. Dan Hils criticized black activist Iris Roley in a Facebook post, members of Cincinnati's black police union called for him to resign from his ...


Posted on Sat, 03 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police president John McNesby praises officers, criticizes Krasner - KYW Newsradio 1060
Fraternal Order of Police president John McNesby praises officers, criticizes Krasner  KYW Newsradio 1060

The president of the police union says having six officers shot at once, should be a wake-up call when it comes to enforcing gun laws. KYW's Mike DeNardo ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 19:09:48 GMT



Black police group calls for FOP president Hils to step down. Hils responds: no. - Cincinnati.com
Black police group calls for FOP president Hils to step down. Hils responds: no.  Cincinnati.com

Sgt. Dan Hils wants "con artist" community activist off Collaborative board. But she won't leave, gets support from black union.


Posted on Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Messaros honored for 50 years as member of the Fraternal Order of Police - Chester County Press
Messaros honored for 50 years as member of the Fraternal Order of Police  Chester County Press

Dave and Betsy Messaros have shared 52 years of marriage. During that time, as the couple raised their four children, there has been a lot of happiness, love, ...


Posted on Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



U.S. Attorney General Barr speaks at the Grand Lodge Fraternal Order of Police’s 64th National Biennial Conference - CBS42.com
U.S. Attorney General Barr speaks at the Grand Lodge Fraternal Order of Police’s 64th National Biennial Conference  CBS42.com

(CBS) – U.S. Attorney General William Barr is in New Orleans set to deliver opening remarks at the Grand Lodge Fraternal Order of Police's 64th National ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 16:10:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police sends letter urging directors to deny citizens review board ordinance - Arkansas Times
Fraternal Order of Police sends letter urging directors to deny citizens review board ordinance  Arkansas Times

A lawyer for the Little Rock Fraternal Order of Police sent a letter to the board of directors on Monday morning, urging the board to vote against the citizens ...


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



LIVE: Barr/Fraternal Order of Police Remarks - ABC17News.com
LIVE: Barr/Fraternal Order of Police Remarks  ABC17News.com

10 a.m. ET: Attorney General William P. Barr will give opening remarks at the Grand Lodge Fraternal Order of Police's 64th National Biennial Conference in New ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 12:26:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police blasts York County board over 911 center - York Dispatch
Fraternal Order of Police blasts York County board over 911 center  York Dispatch

Law enforcement members across York County slammed the county board of commissioners Wednesday for considering privatizing the county's 911 center on ...


Posted on Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Baltimore Police FOP: There’s Not Enough Officers To Respond To 911 Calls In ‘Dangerous City’ - CBS Baltimore
Baltimore Police FOP: There’s Not Enough Officers To Respond To 911 Calls In ‘Dangerous City’  CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The group that represents Baltimore city police officers says that Baltimore is a dangerous city for its residents and its officers. “Baltimore is ...


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



Lightfoot tries to put hot mic controversy to rest - Chicago Sun-Times
Lightfoot tries to put hot mic controversy to rest  Chicago Sun-Times

Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Friday she's said all she intends to say about being caught on an open mic calling the second vice president of the Fraternal Order of ...


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



Photos: Attorney General William Barr touches on mass shootings, Epstein in New Orleans speech - NOLA.com
Photos: Attorney General William Barr touches on mass shootings, Epstein in New Orleans speech  NOLA.com

Addressing twin mass shootings this month and the suicide of Jeffrey Epstein, U.S. Attorney General William Barr spoke at a national gathering of police in New ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 17:20:00 GMT



William Barr to address Fraternal Order of Police in New Orleans - WWLTV.com
William Barr to address Fraternal Order of Police in New Orleans  WWLTV.com

NEW ORLEANS — U.S. Attorney General William Barr will travel to New Orleans Monday. Barr is scheduled to address the Grand Lodge Fraternal Order of ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 13:07:00 GMT



Editorial: Don't let egos derail Collaborative Agreement refresh process - Cincinnati.com
Editorial: Don't let egos derail Collaborative Agreement refresh process  Cincinnati.com

If FOP President Dan Hils can't lead people to the Collaborative table, then he cannot sit in that role.


Posted on Sun, 18 Aug 2019 13:02:00 GMT



Attorney General William Barr talks about mass shootings, Epstein in New Orleans speech - NOLA.com
Attorney General William Barr talks about mass shootings, Epstein in New Orleans speech  NOLA.com

Addressing twin mass shootings this month and the suicide of accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, U.S. Attorney General William Barr spoke at a national ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 14:43:00 GMT



Barr defends police, takes swipe at progressive prosecutors - The Associated Press
Barr defends police, takes swipe at progressive prosecutors  The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr staunchly defended the work of law enforcement Monday — promising to push for new legislation to swiftly ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 17:33:52 GMT



Aurora Police Union Endorses Mike Coffman For Aurora Mayor - CBS Denver
Aurora Police Union Endorses Mike Coffman For Aurora Mayor  CBS Denver

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – The Aurora Lodge 49 Fraternal Order of Police has endorsed Mike Coffman for the next mayor of Aurora. The group cites Coffman's ...


Posted on Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



FOP president says new KCMO mayor promises to add to KCPD force - KSHB
FOP president says new KCMO mayor promises to add to KCPD force  KSHB

Kansas City, Missouri's new mayor has promised the Fraternal Order of Police to add to KCPD ranks.


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 22:53:00 GMT



Federal prosecutor, district attorney face off on question of Philly police support - KYW Newsradio 1060
Federal prosecutor, district attorney face off on question of Philly police support  KYW Newsradio 1060

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In the wake of this week's standoff and shooting, the top federal prosecutor in Philadelphia has plenty of criticism for District ...


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 13:40:33 GMT



FOP takes stand on Office of Independent Monitor - KRMG
FOP takes stand on Office of Independent Monitor  KRMG

Tulsa, Okla. - There is new information from the Tulsa Police Department Fraternal Order of Police about its stance on the Office of the Independent Monitor.


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:19:00 GMT



FOP says it still opposes mayor's plan for police oversight - Tulsa World
FOP says it still opposes mayor's plan for police oversight  Tulsa World

The union representing Tulsa police officers remains opposed to Mayor G.T. Bynum's police oversight proposal, a top official with the organization said last week ...


Posted on Tue, 13 Aug 2019 05:05:00 GMT



FOP president asks city manager to reevaluate Collaborative Agreement members - WKRC TV Cincinnati
FOP president asks city manager to reevaluate Collaborative Agreement members  WKRC TV Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - The head of Cincinnati's police union is asking the city manager to reevaluate certain members of the Cincinnati Collaborative ...


Posted on Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Realtors, Fraternal Order of Police join forces to collect school supplies - Nelson County Gazette
Realtors, Fraternal Order of Police join forces to collect school supplies  Nelson County Gazette

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIO STAFF REPORT. Monday, July 22, 2019 — The Old Kentucky Home Board of Realtors and Fraternal Order of Police OKH Lodge ...


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



Former Akron police chief dies - News - Akron Beacon Journal
Former Akron police chief dies - News  Akron Beacon Journal

Former Akron Police Chief and beloved officer Gus Hall, 65, died Sunday.Hall, a 30-year veteran of the city's police force, retired in November 2010 after serving ...


Posted on Sun, 18 Aug 2019 18:58:04 GMT



No Deal, Jared Lindsey | Analysis of FOP and its President - The Black Wall Street Times
No Deal, Jared Lindsey | Analysis of FOP and its President  The Black Wall Street Times

Jared Lindsey Tulsa FOP Board President. Published 07/19/19 | Reading Time 3 mins 54 secs. Analysis | By Nehemiah D. Frank. The first Fraternal Order of ...


Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



U.S. Attorney Slams Philadelphia DA Over ‘Culture Of Disrespect For Law Enforcement’ - WBHM
U.S. Attorney Slams Philadelphia DA Over ‘Culture Of Disrespect For Law Enforcement’  WBHM

Larry Krasner, considered one of the country's most progressive district attorneys, has left U.S. Attorney William McSwain "fed up."


Posted on Sun, 18 Aug 2019 10:03:06 GMT



FOPs Devito Has Huge Nest Egg Of Unused Vacation, Comp Time - Joliet, IL Patch
FOPs Devito Has Huge Nest Egg Of Unused Vacation, Comp Time  Joliet, IL Patch

FOP's Devito Has Huge Unused Vacation, Comp Bank - Joliet, IL - The following 20 Joliet FOP members have stockpiled large unused vacation and comp time ...


Posted on Tue, 13 Aug 2019 05:01:10 GMT



FOP needs to take a seat - Baltimore Sun
FOP needs to take a seat  Baltimore Sun

Another day, another chance for the unproductive, haphazard criticism by the Fraternal Order of Police of the Baltimore police commissioner.


Posted on Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Andy Griffith stops in Norfolk | August 1956 - Virginian-Pilot
Andy Griffith stops in Norfolk | August 1956  Virginian-Pilot

1990. Residents in Chesapeake are asked to be on the lookout for nine 200-pound pigs last seen in neighborhoods along Kempsville Road. The pigs were part ...


Posted on Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:00:00 GMT



William Barr is Stuck in the '90s — But Americans Have Moved Forward When it Comes to Criminal Justice Reform - ACLU
William Barr is Stuck in the '90s — But Americans Have Moved Forward When it Comes to Criminal Justice Reform  ACLU

Almost five years to the day of the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, Attorney General William Barr descended on New Orleans to ...


Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 18:56:45 GMT



Mayor Lori Lightfoot Calls FOP Vice President Pat Murray A ‘Clown’ At City Council Meeting; ‘I’m Sorry That I Said It Out Loud’ - CBS Chicago
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Calls FOP Vice President Pat Murray A ‘Clown’ At City Council Meeting; ‘I’m Sorry That I Said It Out Loud’  CBS Chicago

Mayor Lori Lightfoot offered an apology, of sorts, after she was caught on a live microphone calling a Fraternal Order of Police vice president a “clown” during the ...


Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Two KC cops commended after rescuing stabbing victim while in New Orleans - WDAF FOX4 Kansas City
Two KC cops commended after rescuing stabbing victim while in New Orleans  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Two veteran police sergeants with KCPD appeared genuinely surprised to receive a hero's welcome at KCI Airport on Friday afternoon.


Posted on Sat, 17 Aug 2019 02:51:00 GMT



Poker run benefits 'Cops and Kids' | News, Sports, Jobs - The Review
Poker run benefits 'Cops and Kids' | News, Sports, Jobs  The Review

EAST LIVERPOOL — For David Albaneso, August can be a tough month as he remembers his daughter Shelby, but for the past six years, he has coped with her ...


Posted on Sun, 18 Aug 2019 04:05:15 GMT



Pete Buttigieg blasted by South Bend police union president over low morale among officers - Fox News
Pete Buttigieg blasted by South Bend police union president over low morale among officers  Fox News

The president of a South Bend, Indiana, chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police called out Mayor Pete Buttigieg for low morale among officers after some warned ...


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



Attorney General Barr's comments called "deeply disturbing" by law enforcement officials - injusticewatch.org
Attorney General Barr's comments called "deeply disturbing" by law enforcement officials  injusticewatch.org

More than 65 current and former law enforcement officials from around the country have signed a letter being made public Friday morning that calls “deeply ...


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 11:30:00 GMT



Republicans Cave After Venue Refuses to Host Event Over Gun Fundraiser - Liberty Headlines
Republicans Cave After Venue Refuses to Host Event Over Gun Fundraiser  Liberty Headlines

Police: 'we are of the belief that the blame for such crimes lie with the person and not the weapon…' North Carolina GOP, Fraternal Order of Police Criticized for ...


Posted on Sat, 17 Aug 2019 16:42:00 GMT



FOP show Sept. 26 | News, Sports, Jobs - Alpena News
FOP show Sept. 26 | News, Sports, Jobs  Alpena News

This year's Fraternal Order of Police Show will again feature Jonathan LaChance, but the location has changed. The show will be at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 26 at th.


Posted on Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police Union President Predicts 'Socialist Rule' After Cincinnati City Councilman Proposes Network to Aid Immigrant Families - Cincinnati CityBeat
Police Union President Predicts 'Socialist Rule' After Cincinnati City Councilman Proposes Network to Aid Immigrant Families  Cincinnati CityBeat

FOP Queen City Lodge 69 President Dan Hils predicted "a single dominant party that will lead to a socialist land mass no longer defined as an independent ...


Posted on Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



FOP: Sgt. has been responding to medical staff requests to squeeze their hands - Fox Baltimore
FOP: Sgt. has been responding to medical staff requests to squeeze their hands  Fox Baltimore

Sergeant Isaac Carrington continues to fight for his life after he was shot outside his Northeast Baltimore home Thursday afternoon. Baltimore City Fraternal ...


Posted on Sat, 10 Aug 2019 18:00:00 GMT



Opinion | Philadelphia police standoff is an opportunity to turn the tide on gun control - Richmond County Daily Journal
Opinion | Philadelphia police standoff is an opportunity to turn the tide on gun control  Richmond County Daily Journal

Wednesday's prolonged shootout in North Philadelphia that injured six police officers may be the opportunity to turn the tide on gun control. A narcotics warrant ...


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 15:41:59 GMT



‘They Don’t Deserve To Be Shot At’: Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney Gives Plea For Gun Control After 6 Police Officers Shot - CBS Philly
‘They Don’t Deserve To Be Shot At’: Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney Gives Plea For Gun Control After 6 Police Officers Shot  CBS Philly

UPDATE: Suspect surrendered to police shortly after 12 a.m. Thursday. The suspect's attorney has identified the alleged gunman as 36-year-old Maurice Hill.


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 02:25:00 GMT



Commissioner Ross was right to fire cops for racist Facebook posts. But many will probably be rehired. | Edit - The Philadelphia Inquirer
Commissioner Ross was right to fire cops for racist Facebook posts. But many will probably be rehired. | Edit  The Philadelphia Inquirer

Last week, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross announced the firing of 13 police officers for their offensive Facebook posts. The announcement ...


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



Ruling That Fired Pittsburgh Police Officer Should Be Reinstated Is Upheld - CBS Pittsburgh
Ruling That Fired Pittsburgh Police Officer Should Be Reinstated Is Upheld  CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) – A judge has upheld an arbitration ruling that a Pittsburgh police officer fired after an alleged road rage incident two years ago should be ...


Posted on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 19:45:00 GMT



Fun run, 5K to benefit Fort Gibson FOP - Tahlequah Daily Press
Fun run, 5K to benefit Fort Gibson FOP  Tahlequah Daily Press

FORT GIBSON - Fort Gibson Fraternal Order of Police Lodge No. 209 is partnering with Back The Blue 5K to host a fun-filled day supporting local law ...


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



'I’m 10-8. I’ll be back’: Baltimore police officer shot last week speaks out from hospital bed - Washington Post
'I’m 10-8. I’ll be back’: Baltimore police officer shot last week speaks out from hospital bed  Washington Post

Isaac Carrington, a 43-year-old Baltimore police sergeant shot while off duty last week, is still confined to a hospital bed, struggling to recover from wounds that ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Aug 2019 12:39:03 GMT



TPD Releases Graphic Body Camera Footage Of Fatal Suspect Shooti - News On 6
TPD Releases Graphic Body Camera Footage Of Fatal Suspect Shooti  News On 6

News On 6 is getting a look at newly released bodycam video of a Tulsa police officer fatally shooting a suspect after a chase. The video is graphic.


Posted on Sat, 17 Aug 2019 04:35:00 GMT



Corvette Museum acquires FOP Lodge property | News - Bowling Green Daily News
Corvette Museum acquires FOP Lodge property | News  Bowling Green Daily News

Trying to keep pace with its growing assortment of historic cars and other memorabilia, Bowling Green's National Corvette Museum has reclaimed property it ...


Posted on Mon, 05 Aug 2019 14:00:00 GMT



Rosario: On mental illness, dissing prosecutors and some bandwagon Twins fans … - St. Paul Pioneer Press
Rosario: On mental illness, dissing prosecutors and some bandwagon Twins fans …  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Things that made me scratch, shake or nod my head this past week: “Mentally ill monsters”: Donald Trump's brainfart remark following the mass killings in ...


Posted on Sun, 18 Aug 2019 02:25:00 GMT



North Judson's Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum offering train rides to benefit FOP Youth Programs - Pilot News
North Judson's Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum offering train rides to benefit FOP Youth Programs  Pilot News

NORTH JUDSON – The Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum (HVRM) is partnering with the Kankakee Valley Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 129 by offering two ...


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 06:15:00 GMT



FOP, firefighters decry mayor's categorization of work hours - Kokomo Perspective
FOP, firefighters decry mayor's categorization of work hours  Kokomo Perspective

A public dispute between a Republican mayoral candidate and Mayor Greg Goodnight escalated this week with local public safety unions decrying statistics ...


Posted on Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT



For second day in row, NYPD mourning officer who died by suicide - NBC News
For second day in row, NYPD mourning officer who died by suicide  NBC News

For the second consecutive day, the New York Police Department on Wednesday said it had lost an officer to suicide, marking the ninth such death this year.


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 06:47:00 GMT



South Bend Police Recruitment By the Numbers - Efficient Gov
South Bend Police Recruitment By the Numbers  Efficient Gov

South Bend announced numbers for community wide police recruitment efforts that followed a fatal officer involved shooting. Recently the city of South Bend ...


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 20:13:00 GMT



Police officers shot in standoff recover; Krasner says he spoke directly to suspect - KYW Newsradio 1060
Police officers shot in standoff recover; Krasner says he spoke directly to suspect  KYW Newsradio 1060

UPDATED: 7:15 p.m.. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In a press conference from the mayor's reception room at City Hall, city, state and federal officials ...


Posted on Thu, 15 Aug 2019 11:24:59 GMT



Greenland Tells Trump That They Are Not For Sale, Actually! - Jezebel
Greenland Tells Trump That They Are Not For Sale, Actually!  Jezebel

President Trump has reportedly discussed the idea of purchasing Greenland, the autonomous Danish territory perhaps best known for not being particularly ...


Posted on Fri, 16 Aug 2019 22:30:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police urges Buttigieg to step back from officer-involved shooting - WSBT-TV
Fraternal Order of Police urges Buttigieg to step back from officer-involved shooting  WSBT-TV

There were strong words from South Bend's FOP Monday night calling on the mayor to step aside as an independent prosecutor looks into the police-involved ...


Posted on Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



South Bend cops warn of ‘mass exodus,’ as morale tanks over Buttigieg handling of shooting - Fox News
South Bend cops warn of ‘mass exodus,’ as morale tanks over Buttigieg handling of shooting  Fox News

As South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg commands national attention with his media-savvy presidential bid, the firestorm back home over an officer-involved ...


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



City where Pete Buttigieg is mayor to upgrade police body cams after shooting of black man - Indianapolis Star
City where Pete Buttigieg is mayor to upgrade police body cams after shooting of black man  Indianapolis Star

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The Indiana city where Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is mayor is updating its police officers' body camera technology, ...


Posted on Sat, 20 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



FOP slams Lightfoot over reform measures - Chicago Sun-Times
FOP slams Lightfoot over reform measures  Chicago Sun-Times

The Fraternal Order of Police insisted they've "accepted reform" — and then rattled off a host of reasons they say the consent decree is "senseless" and bad for ...


Posted on Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police officers fired over Facebook post suggesting Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez should be shot - KCRA Sacramento
Police officers fired over Facebook post suggesting Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez should be shot  KCRA Sacramento

Two police officers in Louisiana were fired Monday after one wrote a Facebook post suggesting Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez should be shot and the other ...


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



Nearly dislodged: Santa Fe Fraternal Order of Police struggling to keep gathering space - Santa Fe New Mexican
Nearly dislodged: Santa Fe Fraternal Order of Police struggling to keep gathering space  Santa Fe New Mexican

A former Santa Fe police officer who helped concertgoers in Las Vegas, Nev., seek safety amid a barrage of bullets from a homicidal gunman in 2017 is now ...


Posted on Sat, 13 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police accuses Toni Preckwinkle of playing politics with violence and protégée Kim Foxx of… - Chicago Sun-Times
Fraternal Order of Police accuses Toni Preckwinkle of playing politics with violence and protégée Kim Foxx of…  Chicago Sun-Times

The Fraternal Order of Police fired back at Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle on Thursday, saying her letter to Mayor Lori Lightfoot about violence ...


Posted on Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Police Unity Ball coming to Little Rock - KARK
Police Unity Ball coming to Little Rock  KARK

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Little Rock Police Department (LRPD) is having a Police Unity Ball. This will be hosted by the Black Police Officers Association (BPOA) ...


Posted on Thu, 01 Aug 2019 15:32:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police denounces Lori Lightfoot-repeated rumor about Memorial Day policing as ‘wholly fals… - Chicago Sun-Times
Fraternal Order of Police denounces Lori Lightfoot-repeated rumor about Memorial Day policing as ‘wholly fals…  Chicago Sun-Times

Fraternal Order of Police President Kevin Graham on Monday branded as “wholly false” a “rumor” Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she heard from a “credible” source ...


Posted on Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



South Bend Fraternal Order of Police asks for apology from Mayor Pete Buttigieg - WSBT-TV
South Bend Fraternal Order of Police asks for apology from Mayor Pete Buttigieg  WSBT-TV

UPDATE: The office of South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg issued the following statement regarding this story: The Mayor and members of our office have reached ...


Posted on Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Wild California freeway shootout leaves officer, gunman dead - 550 KTSA
Wild California freeway shootout leaves officer, gunman dead  550 KTSA

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Posted on Tue, 13 Aug 2019 19:33:00 GMT



South Bend Fraternal Order of Police calls Pete Buttigieg's response to shooting 'divisive' - Indianapolis Star
South Bend Fraternal Order of Police calls Pete Buttigieg's response to shooting 'divisive'  Indianapolis Star

The Executive Board of the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #36 says Mayor Pete has failed to unify the community in the wake of Eric Logan's death.


Posted on Tue, 25 Jun 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



Chicago Fraternal Order of Police: 'Baffled' Smollett charges dropped, 'interested in having federal author... - Fox News
Chicago Fraternal Order of Police: 'Baffled' Smollett charges dropped, 'interested in having federal author...  Fox News

The president of the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police is “baffled” after Tuesday's announcement that all charges were dropped against “Empire” actor Jussie ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



A 'public safety crisis'? MNPD union, Briley butt heads over Nashville budget proposal - The Tennessean
A 'public safety crisis'? MNPD union, Briley butt heads over Nashville budget proposal  The Tennessean

Questions about the roll-out of Nashville police salary increases promised in this year's budget have the police union and the mayor's office butting heads in the ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Lori Lightfoot spreads rumor that Fraternal Order of Police union told cops not to police over Memorial Day w… - Chicago Sun-Times
Lori Lightfoot spreads rumor that Fraternal Order of Police union told cops not to police over Memorial Day w…  Chicago Sun-Times

The BGA is not in the habit of delving into a claim prefaced as rumor, but the mayor's suggestion cried out for a closer look.


Posted on Sun, 09 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Photos: FOP serves First Responders - Gadsden Times
Photos: FOP serves First Responders  Gadsden Times

Ron Leek, Lane Keener and Jacob Entrekin, of the Gadsden Fraternal Order of Police, check the grill at the FOP's annual FIrst Responder Day at Noccalula Fall ...


Posted on Sat, 20 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Mayor Lightfoot calls out FOP at City Council meeting after being criticized about police reform process - WLS-TV
Mayor Lightfoot calls out FOP at City Council meeting after being criticized about police reform process  WLS-TV

Growing tension between Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and the Fraternal Order of Police were on display at Wednesday's City Council meeting.


Posted on Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



UPDATE: State hearing officer sides with Gainesville Police Union in dispute with the city - WCJB
UPDATE: State hearing officer sides with Gainesville Police Union in dispute with the city  WCJB

Morton recommends the city rescind the practice and pay the FOP's legal fees.


Posted on Wed, 07 Aug 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



‘Help Wanted’: Philadelphia Police Union Calling For New District Attorney In I-95 Billboards - CBS Philly
‘Help Wanted’: Philadelphia Police Union Calling For New District Attorney In I-95 Billboards  CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police wants to see District Attorney Larry Krasner out of office, and they're making their message ...


Posted on Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fact-check: Fraternal Order of Police attack on consent decrees falls short - Chicago Sun-Times
Fact-check: Fraternal Order of Police attack on consent decrees falls short  Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot had a strained relationship with the city's main police union well before she came to power at City Hall, and it is likely to be tested ...


Posted on Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Chicago Fraternal Order of Police President on Jussie Smollett's dropped charges: “Unacceptable!” - WGN Radio - Chicago
Chicago Fraternal Order of Police President on Jussie Smollett's dropped charges: “Unacceptable!”  WGN Radio - Chicago

The Chicago Fraternal Order of Police have renewed demands to investigate Cook County State Attorney Kim Foxx and her possible interference in the Jussie ...


Posted on Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Nashville Fraternal Order of Police call Briley's addt. teacher raise an 'insult' - WZTV
Nashville Fraternal Order of Police call Briley's addt. teacher raise an 'insult'  WZTV

While Mayor Briley announces an additional 4. 5% raise for Metro teachers over the next year, it leaves some wondering why police and fire aren't getting the ...


Posted on Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



FOP And City Clash Over Policy For Investigating Pittsburgh Police Shootings - 90.5 WESA
FOP And City Clash Over Policy For Investigating Pittsburgh Police Shootings  90.5 WESA

If an on-duty Pittsburgh police officer shoots someone and causes serious injury or death, Allegheny County Police take charge of the criminal.


Posted on Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police presents scholarships | News, Sports, Jobs - The Daily Times
Fraternal Order of Police presents scholarships | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

Representatives of the Fraternal Order of Police, Weirton Lodge 84, on Thursday, presented the FOP's annual scholarship to four local high school graduates. P.


Posted on Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Union head: Don't fall for crooks who claim to raise money for Fraternal Order of Police - KMBZ
Union head: Don't fall for crooks who claim to raise money for Fraternal Order of Police  KMBZ

Scam artists are using the goodwill of people who care about fallen police officers in a scheme to make a fast buck.Swindlers are calling people on both sides of ...


Posted on Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



‘Police Officers Are Constantly Under Attack’: FOP Responds To Investigation Into Philadelphia Officers’ Alleged Racist Facebook Posts - CBS Philly
‘Police Officers Are Constantly Under Attack’: FOP Responds To Investigation Into Philadelphia Officers’ Alleged Racist Facebook Posts  CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — As hundreds of Philadelphia police officers are being investigated for allegedly posting racist and violent posts on social media, ...


Posted on Tue, 11 Jun 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



The FOP is a threat to Kim Foxx-led police reform in Chicago - Chicago Tribune
The FOP is a threat to Kim Foxx-led police reform in Chicago  Chicago Tribune

Entertainer and activist John Legend and former police Officer Neill Franklin: Chicago is on the forefront of a movement that is finally bringing justice, ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Chicago Fraternal Order of Police: Jussie Smollett case isn’t over - Fox Business
Chicago Fraternal Order of Police: Jussie Smollett case isn’t over  Fox Business

Something wasn't right at the prosecutor's office, said Kevin Graham.


Posted on Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



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



KC Fraternal Order of Police endorses Lucas for mayor - KSHB
KC Fraternal Order of Police endorses Lucas for mayor  KSHB

The Kansas City, Missouri, Fraternal Order of Police (FOP), Lodge #99, announced its endorsement of mayoral candidate Quinton Lucas Thursday.


Posted on Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fraternal Order of Police votes to hire lawyer over Police Pledge Fund - FOX 46 Charlotte
Fraternal Order of Police votes to hire lawyer over Police Pledge Fund  FOX 46 Charlotte

The Fraternal Order of Police has now voted to hire a lawyer to investigate CMPD's Police Pledge Fund. The president says they just want answers for their ...


Posted on Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Chicago Fraternal Order of Police and activist face-off over Smollett case - WGN Radio - Chicago
Chicago Fraternal Order of Police and activist face-off over Smollett case  WGN Radio - Chicago

The Chicago Fraternal Order of Police and a group of civil rights activists held competing demonstrations downtown to express their opposing opinions on Cook ...


Posted on Mon, 01 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Chicago police union: Cops have ‘deep mistrust’ for State’s Attorney Kim Foxx - Chicago Sun-Times
Chicago police union: Cops have ‘deep mistrust’ for State’s Attorney Kim Foxx  Chicago Sun-Times

The Fraternal Order of Police wants a special prosecutor to step in for any case in which a Chicago cop was a victim of a crime.


Posted on Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT



 

 
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