South Carolina's longest-serving sheriff pleaded not guilty to federal bribery charges on Tuesday.
Police Commissioner William Bratton acknowledges he is targeting subway acrobats as part of his embrace of the "broken windows" theory of policing — that low-grade lawlessness can cultivate a greater sense of disorder and embolden more dangerous offe
The cops refuse to tell him why they are trying to arrest him, and he refuses to acknowledge their illegitimate authority over him. He sings in his regular rhyming scheme, which pisses off the cops. They try to taser him into submission, but th
After years of auditing police depts across Florida to determine whether their officers uphold the First Amendment and the law of the land,Jeff Gray has had his driver's license and vehicle tag information searched by police 200 times.
An Indianapolis woman has sued the city's police department, contending that an order to remove an "Unmarked Police Car" bumper sticker from her minivan violated her rights to free speech, the group representing her said
So, in the East German sense of the expression, those of us who have driver's licenses have "volunteered" to be stopped, interrogated, searched, and surrender bodily samples at the whim of a DUI enforcement officer.
Consider it to be profoundly odd that at the exact moment when violent crime hit a 50-year low, the nation's police departments began to gear up as if the country were expecting invasion and behave as if one were underway.
An English professor at Arizona State University stands charged with assault and other violations after she was body-slammed to the ground by a campus police officer over a jaywalking incident.
"I've got probable cause to search the vehicle without her permission or not"
These officers were such a liability that the town couldn't afford to pay for its insurance anymore.
Underwear-clad officer accused of roughing up female stranger after barging into her apartment
More in contemporary policing practice keeping you and yours safe and sound, out of Mason County, West Virginia, reported in the Charleston Daily Mail:
The City of Albuquerque has been rocked by the scandal over its pattern of abuse and police culture involving misuse of force. More citizens have been shot dead than in most major metropolitan areas combined.
Officers involved in the shooting of a crazed, naked suspect in Delray Beach on Feb. 4 have been cleared of any wrongdoing. In a letter to Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw, State Attorney Dave Aronberg said no charges will be filed and the matt
Chris Beck, now Kristin Beck, a former SEAL Team 6 member, is the Pentagon's poster guy/girl in transgender recruiting. "The military is looking at allowing transgenders in the military and 'I am giving them correct information instead of
Dugan's desire to imprison Esbensen and Kangas, was left unrealized: They were sentenced to probation after being found guilty of "providing marijuana for consideration" under a statute that is no longer in effect.
I am so angry writing this that it is hard to know where to begin. So, let's start with the facts.
A string of shooting incidents involving Chinese police - leaving at least four people dead - has the public wondering if its rank-and-file police force is really ready to carry guns, as mandated by new regulations.
"You're impeding with my investigation by causing me to come over here right now."
Joseph Farah, the co-founder of the conservative website now known as WND and one of the guiding lights of the birther movement, was caught by TSA agents at Dulles International Airport on Sunday with a loaded .38-caliber revolver ....
Cutting edge data-driven analysis directs Los Angeles patrol officers to likely future crime scenes – but critics worry that decision-making by machine will bring 'tyranny of the algorithm'
A Philadelphia cop who allegedly pushed her own children to fight other kids - and who, on at least one occasion, allegedly jumped in a fight to punch a 14-year-old girl - was arrested yesterday on numerous assault and child endangerment charges, acc
There were 6 uniformed Sheriffs, wearing their hip-boots, forming a human blockade; a CHECKPOINT in the river, blocking every innertube from passing by. They had their sunglasses on, their hands on their hips and their arms
Despite being arrested on a domestic violence charge involving assault with a deadly weapon, and his blatant violation of a protection order, Tim Gallick remains armed and at large because he is a traffic enforcement officer with the LAPD.
The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that police cannot go snooping through people's cell phones without a warrant, in a unanimous decision that amounts to a major statement in favor of privacy rights.
Detectives contacted media mogul last year but agreed with lawyers to wait until end of phone-hacking trial
Utah state troopers who used a drug dog as a pretense to search a car belonging to an innocent woman are in legal trouble. The US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit ruled that the victims could sue the troopers
The stepdaughter of a 95-year-old WWII Chicago-area veteran has filed a lawsuit in federal court against six police officers accused of killing her father with bean bag rounds after he refused to go to the hospital,
Who's watching the watchers? Experts expose wide spying abilities of law enforcement hackers
Some of these very arresting lasses can cuff me up any time.