Author: PoliceOne Members This week’s photo comes from Melissa Morris of the NCDMV License & Theft Bureau in North Carolina. Morris writes: “The NCDMV License & Theft Bureau is the oldest statewide law enforcement agency in North Carolina, after a special legislative session created the organization in 1921 to enforce
Author: Policing Matters Podcast Download this week’s episode on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed In mid-August, NYPD Police Commissioner James O’Neill fired Daniel Pantaleo—the New York City police officer accused in the 2014 death of Eric Garner—despite the fact that Pantaleo was cleared of any wrongdoing in the incident.
Associated Press EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. — An Illinois State Police trooper died from wounds suffered early Friday while executing a search warrant in East St. Louis. Trooper Nicholas Hopkins, 33, of Waterloo, a 10-year veteran of the force, was wounded during an exchange of gunfire while serving the warrant
The Philadelphia Eagles football team honored law enforcement officers during a pre-game ceremony on Thursday evening by gifting them commemorative footballs and announcing their names over the stadium loudspeaker at Lincoln Financial Field.
An officer with the North Aurora (IL) Police Department was forced to shoot and kill a man who refused to comply with commands to drop a weapon he was holding.