News >> Browse Articles

Browse News Articles

  • -54

    NYPD Releases Chilling 9/11 Helicopter Photos

    NYPD Releases Chilling 9/11 Helicopter Photos
    NEW YORK — Newly released aerial photos of the Sept. 11, 2001, World Trade Center attack show the towers coming down from a dramatic new angle. The photos were obtained by ABC News, which filed a Freedom of Information Act request with the National Institute of Standards and Technology last year. The NIST collected the images as part of its investigation ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated -54
  • +228

    2012 Police Interceptor Unveiled by Ford

    2012 Police Interceptor Unveiled by Ford
    Ford's new police car can endure a rear-end crash at 75 m.p.h., easily jump curbs and accelerate twice as fast as Ford's outgoing iconic Crown Victoria Police Interceptor. "We hope that you will agree that Ford has succeeded in delivering the ultimate new police interceptor," Mark Fields, Ford's president of the Americas, said as he introduced the new car to a ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated +228
  • -124

    Dashcam Released of Arkansas Police Slayings

    Dashcam Released of Arkansas Police Slayings
    JONESBORO, Ark. -- From the cab of his FedEx truck, Vincent Brown had a bird's-eye view of the shooting that killed two West Memphis police officers on May 20. A short video clip from an officer's dashboard camera released Wednesday shows 16-year-old Joe Kane in a red T-shirt slowly open the passenger-side door of a 1994 white Plymouth Voyager van and ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated -124
  • +102

    Photos From the 21st Annual Candlelight Vigil

    Photos From the 21st Annual Candlelight Vigil
    Tens of thousands of law enforcement personnel gathered in Washington, D.C., for the reading of the 387 names that were added to the wall at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial. Officers, survivors and supporters came from all over the country for the event hosted by The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF). The event's speaker of honor was Attorney ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rated +102
  • -66

    Detroit Police Release Video of Station Ambush

    Detroit Police Release Video of Station Ambush
    DETROIT - He appears calm as he walks into the police station, as if he belongs there. He steps past vending machines, to the far side of the horseshoe-shaped front desk from the door. Lamar D. Moore is just out of the frame when he fires his first shotgun blast. Officers hit the floor and smoke curls into view. The graphic ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated -66
  • -24

    Judge Suppresses Traffic Stop Based Solely on Witness Description of Car

    PEABODY, MA -- When Peabody police arrested a pair of brothers in an early morning robbery of a Route 1 motel last September, a department spokesman praised it as good teamwork by officers in two parts of the city. But last month, a Salem Superior Court judge tossed out the stop of the suspects' car and the items found inside -- ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -24
  • -150

    Marine Murdered Defending His Wife In French Quarter

    Marine Murdered Defending His Wife In French Quarter
    NEW ORLEANS - A Marine from Texas survived combat in Iraq only to be murdered in the French Quarter — stabbed to death even as he wore his dress-blue uniform complete with battle commendations pinned to his chest. Sgt. Ryan Lekosky and his wife were wrapping up an evening celebrating the service's 235th birthday at a formal ball at the New ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated -150
  • +44

    Ford Introduces New Police Interceptor SUV

    Ford Introduces New Police Interceptor SUV
    Ford is betting that its all-new police SUV -- images of which are being released today for the first time -- will help it retain its dominance of the police car segment even as General Motors and Chrysler are launching their own new police cars. Ford's new Police Interceptor SUV is equipped with a 3.5-liter V6 engine with 280 horsepower. It ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated +44
  • -84

    Protest Against Sheriff Joe Turns Violent

    Protest Against Sheriff Joe Turns Violent
    PHOENIX, AZ - Thousands of immigrant rights advocates marched in front of a county jail in Phoenix Saturday in a protest that was aimed at Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's immigration efforts and was marked by a clash between a small group of protesters and police officers. Organizers say the protest was meant to show officials in Washington that Arpaio shouldn't ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -84
  • -185

    Cop Fired For Responding to Officer Down Call

    Cop Fired For Responding to Officer Down Call
    HOUSTON, TX - Law enforcement leaders are stepping up criticism of Rice University's firing of a police officer who responded to an armed standoff off-campus last month with a man who shot two HPD officers before turning the gun on himself. Rice University terminated the officer, David Sedmak, for dereliction of duty for leaving his post to get to the call ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated -185
  • -83

    Police Forced to Pepper Spray Unruly Second-Grader; Mother Claims Excessive Force

    Police Forced to Pepper Spray Unruly Second-Grader; Mother Claims Excessive Force
    An eight-year old boy named Aidan was pepper sprayed by Lakewood, Colorado police after acting up in a classroom. Teachers had barricaded themselves in after the second-grader threw a violent temper tantrum. Aiden, whose last name was not revealed to protect his privacy, had torn a piece of wooden trim off the walls and was wielding it like a weapon, according ...
    Published about 3 years ago | Rated -83
  • -98

    Slain Officer's Last Words to EMTs: 'Thank You'

    Slain Officer's Last Words to EMTs: 'Thank You'
    OTTAWA – As Constable Eric Czapnik lay dying from a mortal knife wound to the throat, he spoke two final and poignant words to his paramedic rescuers. The patrolman had been writing case notes inside his cruiser, parked outside the emergency department of The Ottawa Hospital’s Civic campus, when a man approached and attacked him with a knife. Four paramedics, none ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -98
  • -52

    D.C. Policeman Accused of Pulling Gun to Quell Snowball Fight

    D.C. Policeman Accused of Pulling Gun to Quell Snowball Fight
    WASHINGTON, DC - A Washington, D.C. plainclothes police officer accused of pulling a gun after his car was pelted during a Twitter-inspired snowball fight in downtown Washington has been placed on desk duty pending an investigation, The Washington Post reports. Police initially denied any weapon had been displayed until video footage and witnesses indicated otherwise. The video footage shows that the ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -52
  • -87

    Deputy's Practical Joke Hits Bottom [Video]

    Deputy's Practical Joke Hits Bottom [Video]
    NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - A Collier County deputy was reprimanded after shocking a colleague with a Taser in an incident meant to be a joke. The December scene was caught on tape at the Collier County jail. A female deputy was seen showing a message on her iPod to Cpl. Wilmer A. Arencibia, who followed the woman and shocked her on ...
    Published about 4 years ago | Rated -87
  • -222

    Once-Deported Illegal Alien Kills Female Deputy

    Once-Deported Illegal Alien Kills Female Deputy
    The fallen deputy has been identified as Deputy Sheriff Josie Greathouse Fox of the Millard County Sheriff's Office. Update: Millard Country Sheriff Robert A. Dekker has informed the media that the shooter, Roberto Miramontes Roman, is a Mexican national, has been previously arrested for theft charges and has been previously deported from the United States as an illegal immigrant. A Millard ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -222
  • +192

    Boy Attempts to Carjack Uniformed, Off Duty Officer

    Boy Attempts to Carjack Uniformed, Off Duty Officer
    A 14-year-old boy attempted to carjack an off-duty Pittsburgh police officer at gunpoint yesterday, but he was foiled when the officer, who was wearing her uniform, got out of her car and chased him down. Officer Caytlin Wood was sitting in her own car yesterday afternoon, idling on Pearl Street in Bloomfield, when a group of five teenagers caught her attention, ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +192
  • -102

    Court Officer Killed in Courthouse Shooting [Video]

    Court Officer Killed in Courthouse Shooting [Video]
    The fallen officer has been identified as Court Officer Stanley W. Cooper of the United States Department of Justice - Marshals Service. A court officer and a suspect died in a shooting this morning at the Lloyd George U.S. Courthouse, 333 Las Vegas Boulevard South. A second officer also was shot and transported to UMC. His condition is listed as serious, ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated -102
  • +91

    Driver Praised By Police For Ramming Cruiser

    Driver Praised By Police For Ramming Cruiser
    WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah -A Utah driver rammed a sheriff's patrol car on purpose and officers aren't even upset. West Valley City police say a man posted an ad asking for a massage. When he showed up at the appointed meeting place, instead of finding a woman police said a 21-year-old man hopped into the truck, flashed a gun and told ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated +91
  • +251

    8-year-old Honorary Officer To Be Given Police Funeral

    8-year-old Honorary Officer To Be Given Police Funeral
    July 02--RALEIGH -- For his funeral Saturday, 8-year-old William Bunn will wear a freshly pressed police uniform, complete with tie, hat and shoes shined like mirrors. It was, after all, the suit he proudly wore last month, the day Raleigh police made him an honorary officer and granted the wish he'd had since age 5. William died of cancer early Thursday ...
    Published almost 4 years ago | Rated +251
  • -83

    Officer Forced to Fatally Shoot Teenage Son

    Officer Forced to Fatally Shoot Teenage Son
    MONTGOMERY COUNTY, PA - A Montgomery County police officer fatally shot his 17-year-old son when the teenager attacked him with a hunting knife Wednesday afternoon, authorities said. Stephen Schmitz, a junior at North Penn Senior High School, was shot in his Towamencin Township home about 3 p.m. by his father, Eric B. Schmitz, 56, a lieutenant with the Hatfield Township Police ...
    Published almost 3 years ago | Rated -83
PoliceLink School Finder

Save time in your search for a criminal justice degree program. Use PoliceLink's School Finder to locate schools online and in your area.

Get Info

* In the event that we cannot find a program from one of our partner schools that matches your specific area of interest, we may show schools with similar or unrelated programs.

Recent Activity

Img_1050_max30
Irishcop1961 gave a thumbs up to The Article "Three men, teenager arrested in East Rutherford burglary ...", 1 minute ago.
Academyrun_014_max30
pdyer is ranked No.1 for the day in PoliceTrivia, 36 minutes ago.