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The House Rejects An Amendment That Would Restrict The Transfer Of Military Equipment To Law Enforcement.
Police Brutality

An amendment that would have restricted the transfer of military equipment to local law enforcement agencies was defeated in the House of Representatives. The failure of the amendment on Thursday c…

Police In Minnesota Claim That 'Not-Reaching Pouches' Will Assist Them In Reducing The Number Of People They Shoot.
Police Brutality

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety is being chastised for a new method that it claims could reduce the number of people shot by police during traffic stops: pouches. Pouch, indeed. But thes…

Second January 6 Rioter Seen Battling DC Cop Who Died By Suicide Is Identified By Online Sleuths
Mental Health

The meeting, like many others in the coronavirus era, was held via Zoom. On one panel, the widow of a D.C. Metropolitan Police officer who died by suicide just nine days after being attacked by riot…

5 Miami Beach Police Officers Charged Following Violent Arrests Of Black Men In Hotel
Police Brutality

Five Miami Beach police officers have been charged with battery after video emerged last week showing them violently assaulting two Black men. The Miami-Dade County state attorney's office announce…

Suicide Kills The Fourth Officer Who Responded To The January 6 Attack.
Police

The Metropolitan Police Department confirmed on Monday that four officers who responded to the Jan. 6 attack on the United States Capitol had died by suicide. The body of Metropolitan Police Office…

Suicide Has Claimed The Life Of The Third Officer Who Responded To The Capitol Riot.
Police

According to police, a third officer who responded to the riot at the United States Capitol on January 6 committed suicide. Gunther Hashida, a member of the Metropolitan Police Department in Washin…

After Putting A KKK Sign On A Black Officer's Desk, The Chief Of Police In Ohio Resigned.
Racism

This week, an Ohio police chief resigned after leaving a "Ku Klux Klan" sign on a Black officer's desk. According to Cleveland.com, Anthony Campo, the chief of the Sheffield Lake Police Department,…

When Police Can Enter A Home Without A Warrant, The Supreme Court Sets Limits
Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court limited the circumstances under which police officers pursuing a fleeing suspect can enter a home without a warrant on Wednesday. When officers are pursuing som…

The House Passes Legislation That Would Award A Gold Medal To All Officers Who Responded To The Capitol Riot.
Politics

On Tuesday, the House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed legislation awarding the Gold Medal, the highest congressional honor, to all law enforcement officers who responded to the Jan. 6 riot…

A Woman Is Suing An Arkansas Trooper Who Flipped Her Car While She Was Attempting To Pull Over.
Police

Last year, an Arkansas state trooper flipped a pregnant woman's car on the highway while she was looking for a safe place to pull over, according to the woman, who is now suing the officer, Senior C…

Protests Erupt Once More In Response To The Killing Of A Black Man By Minnesota Deputies.
Police

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Protesters clashed with officers early Saturday in Minneapolis over the shooting death of a Black man by members of a US Marshals task force. Photos from the scene after a vigil…

Illinois Is The First State To Pass Legislation Prohibiting Cops From Deceiving Juvenile Suspects.
Police

Springfield, Ill. (AP) — Illinois became the first state Sunday to pass legislation prohibiting police officers from lying to minors during interrogations, a practice that increases the risk of fal…