On the job

Women In Charge

Via WFAA: DALLAS — From a podium in Detroit, Deputy Chief U. Renee Hall said Wednesday she was honored and blessed to be chosen as the new Chief of Dallas Police.   “The other DPD will be the best DPD,” she said, to laughter and applause from the Detroit crowd.   Hall’s ties to law

Heroes

VIDEO: Honoring the Fallen

Via WTAE News: LATROBE, Pa. — A large contingent of law enforcement lined the streets of Latrobe on Tuesday morning as a funeral procession was held for Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Michael P. Stewart, who died in an on-duty car accident last week.   Drums and bagpipes were played while police escorted the hearse from Lopatich

Off Duty

Call Cops First

Via the Los Angeles Times: Here’s a scenario to ponder on a sweltering summer day: You’re walking down the street when you notice a distressed dog trapped in a locked car. What do you do?   A California law that went into effect in January says that if you’re concerned for a vehicle-bound animal’s safety

Bullhorn

Report: Crashes Up 233%

  The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has issued a new report with preliminary data through June 30, 2017, revealing that 65 law enforcement officers have been killed in the line of duty in 2017—a 30% increase over the same period last year (50). Of these 65 officers, 26 were killed in traffic-related incidents,

Believe it or not

VIDEO: Viral Vid D-Bag

As anyone who spends any time online knows, there are a lot of 20-something morons that make a ton of money by acting like developmentally disabled toddlers on YouTube. There was even one guy that liked to slap his kids around on camera. They have names like Poo Tee Pie, Sam Pepper, and some Mickey

Struggles

Sessions Meets Bus

Via Mediaite: President Trump has given another interview to the New York Times, this time criticizing Attorney General Jeff Sessions‘s decision to recuse himself in the Russia investigation.   But per the Times, the President actually went so far as to say this (emphasis added):   In a remarkable public break with one of his

Partners in the News

Point Blank Active Shooter Kits Keeping Cops Safe

PUEBLO, Colo. (KRDO) – The Pueblo Police Department is a little bit safer after receiving a donation for active shooter kits. Thanks to a donation by Point Blank Body Armor and Warrior Kit, Pueblo police now have 101 armored vests. Every patrol officer will receive one. Randy Wills was a Pueblo police officer for 12

Pay/Benefits

Outsiders Clamor for Contract Changes

According to a report from CBS News, a coalition of community and legal groups is calling for changes in Chicago Police Union contracts. They say those contracts make it easier for misconduct to exist.Of particular concern is the contract provision that prohibits anonymous complaints of police conduct and requires sworn statements from victims. But Fraternal

APB Top 10

The Top 10 Signs It’s the Middle Of Summer

10. You wish global warning was a hoax, but it’s 101 degrees at 4:30 a.m. in Portland, Oregon. 9. You lost it and threatened the weather man from the local news station with “making terroristic threats” after he said, “Sorry, folks, looks like this heat wave is just getting started.” 8. You Googled “How hot does it have

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