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Friday, December 15, 2017
The class held Tuesday Jan. 23 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. is taught by Lou Krupin and discusses the Blowback Laser Trainer and its benefits for law enforcement firearms instruction. The Blowback Laser Trainer is a non-firing training gun that features CO2-powered felt recoil and ejectable magazines. It has the same weight, look, and feel of a duty gun.
Friday, December 15, 2017
Unable to wake the driver, the trooper broke the vehicle's window and found she had no pulse. The trooper carried the woman out of the vehicle, determined she was not breathing and began to administer CPR.
Friday, December 15, 2017
"This could have been much, much worse," Baltimore police commissioner Kevin Davis said at an afternoon press conference.
Friday, December 15, 2017
Inside the four-story warehouse, police found thousands of plants stacked next to one another under heat lamps on wood tables and an advanced irrigation system. The electric bill for the property was about $67,000 per month, police said.
Friday, December 15, 2017
The task force will provide a quicker turnaround of intelligence, identify patterns and geographic spikes where deaths are occurring and rapidly respond to deadly batches of fentanyl-laced heroin, he said.
Friday, December 15, 2017
The alerts will be managed by local and state law enforcement and will provide information to the recipients about steps they can take to protect themselves or help police locate any suspects.
Friday, December 15, 2017

It can be tricky to find the right gift for LEOs. That's why POLICE Magazine put together this collection of options sure to please any law enforcement officer on your gift list this holiday season.

Friday, December 15, 2017
Howell identified himself to Costco employees, ran into the store as everyone was running out. He used “his tactical advantage,” Hongslo said, as he slipped in behind Hunt as he made his way to the back of the store.
Friday, December 15, 2017
"Every drop of blood spilled by the men and women in blue is a wound on our nation," Trump said and he drew cheers from the audience when he said anyone killing a law enforcement officer should get the death penalty.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Two St. Louis-area police officers were saved by their body armor Thursday morning when they were both shot in the chest by a gunman who then barricaded himself in a home, police say.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
The deputy handling Champ heard a bark and a yelp. Wilbanks was tracked down a short time later. But as the deputy took a closer look at Champ, he realized he was bleeding heavily, and Champ had a 1.5-inch stab wound to the side of his neck.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Preemption is a mission-critical feature that enables first responders on FirstNet to communicate and coordinate during emergencies, large events or other situations where commercial networks can become congested.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
"Listening to the 11-year-old's response makes my stomach turn. It makes me physically nauseous," Chief Rahinsky said at a press conference Tuesday when the footage was released.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Officers shot the man in the park after he was involved in a reported armed robbery at the Northgate Mall and led officers on a car chase through North Seattle in which he fired shots, police said. The video shows him not responding to numerous commands to raise his hands and a warning that he was about to be shot before officers opened fire.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Gliniewicz, the widow of former Fox Lake police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz, has been charged with participating in her late husband's alleged scheme to siphon money from the Fox Lake Police Explorer youth program for personal expenses.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Witnesses say Dep. Lukens made every effort to save his wife, three children, and the family dogs.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
A witness said a man opened fire on the officers from about 15 feet after they pepper-sprayed him in a scuffle on a front lawn.