A majority of American police officers now believe cannabis laws should be relaxed, and nearly one-third support full legalization of the plant, according to a new survey.
(CBS) -" A Chicago man, fed up and frustrated with what he says is the rising crime in his neighborhood, takes matters into his own pocketbook -- shelling out thousands to pay for private street security.
Wasted DA Nearly Kills Multiple Motorists – No Arrest, Cops Change Her Tire, Let Her Drive Away!
Four High Ranking NYPD, Officers including 2 Commanders and a Sergeant who over saw gun applications and his officer were arrested early Monday morning on corruption charges, for allegedly doing political favors in exchange for bribes.
Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump on Thursday vowed to issue an executive order to mandate the death penalty for anyone who kills a police officer.
Kathleen O'Donnell, 61, of Pennsylvania, claims that officers were sent to her day job to harass her after she wrote about Kathryn Knott, 25, the daughter of former Bucks County Police Chief Karl Knott.
It started with a reporter's attempt to learn whether problem police officers were moving from department to department. It resulted in legislation that is again bringing national scrutiny to the Virginia General Assembly: a bill that could keep al
Several years ago, local journalists noticed that three of the largest police agencies in Virginia -- the Fairfax County Police Department, the Alexandria Police Department and the Arlington County Police Department -- were summarily denying all op
A civil rights grievance has been filed against the city of Pittsburgh, with officers claiming that being required to undergo mandatory drug testing is a violation of the Constitution.
At a private gathering held on Wednesday of more than a 100 law enforcement officials and politicians, FBI Director James Comey addressed the FBI's lack of data on shootings by local police.
A small town teeming with law enforcement searching for a fugitive gunman became one searching for answers after police said Thursday that the officer who claimed he was fired on by a passing pickup truck driver had fabricated the account.
A California defense attorney and three state highway patrol officers were arrested on Friday in connection with the 2012 killing of a man thought to be stealing scrap metal and other items from private property, police said.
How far was Sheriff Joe Arpaio willing to go in ginning up a false conspiracy theory he hoped would disqualify federal Judge G. Murray Snow from the ACLU's big civil rights case, Melendres v. Arpaio? As far west as Seattle and as far east as Was
In the police accountability movement, we try to stay informed about the law, and about our rights during police encounters. Most of us know that we should try to film the encounter if necessary, and try to ask important legal questions such as "am
Police officers are paid handsomely for a job that's less dangerous than everyone thinks
Payments relate to notorious period in force's history
Mark Knight, former CEO of Knight Oil Tools -- where "people make the difference" -- has gotten himself into some trouble.
Arrested at his own police station by FBI, DEA and HPD
Detective Patrick Cherry, a member of the elite Joint Terrorism Task Force, will not be fired over his notorious scene with a New York cabbie who honked at him for attempting to park on the West Side Highway without signaling.
OFFICER BRELO WILL NOT FACE JURY TRIAL IN TIMOTHY RUSSEL AND MALLISA WILLIAMS SHOOTING
In an extraordinary article in Law and Order, a police management magazine, a point that has been made here innumerable times has finally been made in black and white: There is no "officer safety" exception to the Constitution.
NY Cop Pulls Gun on Black Youths Having a Snowball Fight (Video) BUTTTTTT has the media bothered to "update" or report the story fully? im shocked the NYDN did – no where have i found this update. 'There was no snowball fight': Video sh
The execution of New York police officers, Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos, came at a politically expeditious time.
Since 2011, we have been warning of the rise of 'civil asset forfeiture' (here) with the 'stealing of American's hard-earned assets' having been on the rise signficantly in recent months; as the apparent final stage of empire begins.
It can be heart-breaking to see a man cry and prostrate himself before the court:
How can you turn a lonely guy looking for a date into a predator looking for a victim? All you need is a computer and a cop.
ORANGEBURG, SC -- A mistrial was declared nearly 12 hours after the jury of nine women and three men started deliberating in the murder trial of a white former police chief charged in the killing of an unarmed black man.
Just a few days after Christmas, the Sheriff's Department in Tompkins County, New York issued an arrest warrant for David M. Cady after he failed to show up to court for a DUI.