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NYPD officer kills himself amid rash of police suicides

A New York Police Department officer died by suicide in Yonkers today, the eighth such death for the department in 2019.        ...

NYPD officer kills himself amid rash of police suicides

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Police officer kills himself, the 9th NYPD death by suicide this year An off-duty veteran New York city police officer killed himself, becoming the ninth police officer to die by suicide this year, authorities said.        ...
20:00, 08/15/2019

De Blasio skips NYPD crime stats announcement amid rash of bad news Mayor Bill de Blasio skipped the NYPD’s monthly crime rate announcement for the first time in more than two years on Tuesday and instead hunkered down in Gracie Mansion amid devastating new poll numbers and a damning profile by the New York Times. De Blasio’s absence from the news confer...
07:34, 08/07/2019

Public begs NYPD to do something ‘drastic’ amid tide of suicides The NYPD and the city must act swiftly to stem the tide of officer suicides, Queens neighbors of the latest victim, Robert Echeverria, said Thursday. “It’s frightening. The Police Department needs to do something drastic,” said Juanita Bello, 71, who lives on Echeverria’s Laurelton block and knows t...
15:00, 08/16/2019

NYPD union chief slams politicians amid cop suicides: ‘We’re under siege from all directions’ The head of the NYPD union, in response to a spate of cop suicides, called on politicians Thursday to “end the demonization and anti-cop rhetoric” as he sought to rally officers and tackle the crisis by improving conditions on the force.  ...
18:34, 08/16/2019

NYPD launches ‘Health and Wellness Task Force’ amid spate of cop suicides The NYPD has created a mental health task force in response to a string of suicides by officers in recent months, department officials announced Monday. The Health and Wellness Task Force was created last week after six NYPD cops committed suicide this year — including four in a three-week span, Fir...
09:34, 07/09/2019

NYPD cop kills himself in fourth officer suicide this month An off-duty NYPD cop died in an apparent suicide at his Long Island home — the fourth city cop to take his own life this month, law enforcement sources told The Post on Thursday. The Bronx cop, identified by sources as 53-year-old Kevin Preiss, was found dead at his home in Hicksville in Nassau Coun...
21:00, 06/27/2019

Police departments confront ‘epidemic’ in officer suicides The NYPD suicides have been a recurring nightmare for the nation’s largest police force and have driven a discussion about the psychological toll of police work, a profession in which discussing mental health was long seen as taboo....
22:00, 08/16/2019

New York Police Officer Kills Himself, Third Police Suicide in 10 Days The police commissioner urged officers to seek mental health care, reiterating what he said after a deputy chief and detective took their own lives this month....
13:00, 06/15/2019

Gang member arrested for dumping water on NYPD officer, police say New York City police reportedly have identified one of the individuals caught on video drenching uniformed officers with buckets of water as being a gang member....
00:51, 07/25/2019

NYPD hunt gunman who fired on police officer at a traffic stop Police are searching for a would-be cop killer they say opened fire, striking no one, after they pulled him over for a routine car stop for non-working brake lights at 1:30 a.m. Saturday in Jamaica, Queens. The suspect, accused of fleeing on foot while popping off three shots — is Willie Smit...
08:51, 06/02/2019

Police officer in Eric Garner's death, Daniel Pantaleo, should be fired, NYPD judge says Eric Garner’s pleas of "I can’t breathe" became a rallying cry on police brutality. Daniel Pantaleo, the officer, should be fired, judge says.        ...
19:51, 08/02/2019

Alabama gunman in camouflage kills police officer, wounds two others; cops launch manhunt Police in Alabama are on the hunt Monday morning for a gunman who shot and killed a police officer late last night and wounded another two at a trailer park in Auburn....
13:51, 05/20/2019

NYPD overhauls prevention protocol after recent cop suicides The NYPD is working to overhaul its suicide prevention protocols following a disturbing spate of officers killing themselves this month, Police Commissioner James O’Neill said Friday. “Going forward in the next few days we’re gonna come out with some recommendations and some programs to make sure th...
00:00, 06/29/2019

Pair of cop suicides leaves fellow NYPD officers shaken A veteran NYPD homicide detective was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound Thursday — one day after a police chief fatally shot himself, sources said. Detective Joe Calabrese, 58, was discovered near bushes at Plumb Beach in Brooklyn following a desperate search after he went missi...
10:00, 06/07/2019

NYPD officers' suicides prompt top cop to cite 'mental health crisis' The commissioner of the country's largest police force said the department has a "crisis" on its hands after three officers — as recently as Friday — killed themselves in nine days....
18:34, 06/16/2019

NYPD chief urges officers struggling with mental health to seek help following suicides Following the suicides of two veteran NYPD officers in two days, one of the department’s top cops on Friday urged fellow officers to speak up and seek help if they are struggling with their mental health. “We’ve lost two of our members of service due to suicide and this is somethin...
02:00, 06/08/2019

NYPD chief admits city insurance falls short on mental health care in wake of cop suicides Hours after the NYPD lost its eighth officer to suicide this year, NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan admitted that the city’s health care system makes it tough for cops to seek mental health care. The top cop made the comments during an appearance on WNYC’s “Brian Lehrer Sho...
22:18, 08/13/2019

Cop kills himself, the eighth NYPD suicide this year An off-duty Bronx cop shot himself in the head at home Tuesday morning — the eighth NYPD officer to die by suicide this year, authorities said. The 35-year-old officer, Johnny Rios, was a seven-year department veteran who had been temporarily assigned to a detail around Yankee Stadium, officials sai...
22:18, 08/13/2019

NYPD cop kills himself behind Staten Island precinct An NYPD cop killed himself behind a Staten Island precinct on Friday — the third member of the department to commit suicide this month, sources told The Post. Officer Mike Caddy, 29, was found inside a vehicle on Wilcox Street behind the 121st Precinct with a self-inflicted gunshot wound just before...
04:00, 06/15/2019

Suicides Among French Police Rise, With 64 So Far This Year (PARIS) — Three riot police officers, a police commander, a police academy teacher — all are among eight French police officers who have killed themselves recently. That makes 64 so far this year — and the number just keeps on climbing. Deaths by suicide for French police now outnu...
19:34, 08/18/2019

A Texas police officer was his department's first officer killed in the line of duty in more than 40 years A Texas police officer who'd been featured on the A&E show "Live PD" has been killed in a shooting, becoming his police department's first officer lost in the line of duty since 1978....
15:00, 06/23/2019

Teen Fugitive Murder Suspects Die by Suicides: Canada Police TORONTO — Canadian police said Monday they believe two fugitives suspected of killing a North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend as well as another man died in what appears to be suicides by gunfire. The Manitoba Medical Examiner completed the autopsies and confirmed that the bodies f...
00:51, 08/13/2019

NYPD officer accidentally shoots himself in the groin An NYPD cop was grazed by a bullet when his gun accidentally fired in a Brooklyn housing project Friday night, police said. The bullet grazed the on-duty officer’s groin area in the Wyckoff Gardens Houses at about 8 p.m., a police source said. He was taken to an area hospital and is expected to make...
11:34, 07/06/2019

Canada Teen Murder Suspects Died In "Suicides By Gunfire": Police Autopsies confirmed that two bodies discovered in the Canadian wilds were those of teen murder suspects who apparently took their own lives, police said Monday....
02:51, 08/13/2019

Ninth NYPD officer dies by suicide this year Another New York City police officer committed suicide this week, the New York Police Department said, making it the second in two days and the ninth of this year....
10:00, 08/17/2019

Ex-NYPD officer indicted on murder charge in New Orleans NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former New York City police officer has been indicted on murder charges in Louisiana. The New Orleans Advocate reports 29-year-old Gerardo Bugallo-Beret was charged Thursday with second-degree murder in the March shooting death of Tyrone Reese. A press release from District Atto...
10:51, 06/28/2019

| WATCH | Canada teen murder suspects died in 'suicides by gunfire': police Autopsies have confirmed that two bodies discovered in the Canadian wilds were those of teen murder suspects who apparently took their own lives after weeks on the run, police say....
14:52, 08/13/2019

NYPD Fires Officer Responsible for the Death of Eric Garner Five years after “I can’t breathe” became a rallying cry for police accountability in light of the unnecessary death of 43-year-old Eric Garner, comes the news that the officer responsible, Daniel Pantaleo, has been fired....
00:51, 08/20/2019

'I can't breathe': NYPD fires officer who put Eric Garner in chokehold Daniel Pantaleo held Garner in chokehold before his death, and his words became a rallying cry for the Black Lives Matter movementA New York City police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner, an unarmed African American man killed by police on Staten Island in 2014, has been fired by the depa...
23:51, 08/19/2019

NYPD training official: Garner officer used banned chokehold NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department official in charge of training recruits said Tuesday that the restraint technique an officer used on Eric Garner five years ago, leading to his death, “meets the definition” of a chokehold, a practice banned since the 1990s because of its po...
02:34, 05/15/2019

NYPD officer who put Eric Garner in chokehold should be fired, judge says Eric Garner died in July 2014 after being pulled to the groundFederal prosecutors last month declined to bring chargesA judge has recommended that Daniel Pantaleo, the New York police officer implicated in the chokehold death of Eric Garner, be fired. Related: The killer cop who took Eric Garner's l...
18:51, 08/02/2019

Shootout kills California officer, suspect RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Police say a shootout near a freeway has killed a California Highway Patrol officer, wounded two others and left the gunman dead. A shooter opened fire during Monday just off Interstate 215 in Riverside, east of Los Angeles. Riverside police spokesman Ryan Railsback says a C...
17:17, 08/13/2019

NYPD officer accused in Eric Garner's death has been fired, commissioner says Daniel Pantaleo, the NYPD officer accused in the 2014 death of Eric Garner that sparked nationwide outrage, has been fired, Commissioner James O'Neill announced Monday afternoon....
19:17, 08/19/2019

NYPD Officer Robert Echeverria remembered in tearful Queens funeral Veteran NYPD Officer Robert Echeverria, the ninth city cop to commit suicide this year, was remembered Wednesday as a funny “prankster” at a somber funeral service — as his young daughter’s gut-wrenching cries pierced the funeral parlor. Echeverria, 56, a married father of two who had more tha...
20:00, 08/21/2019

NYPD fires officer involved in Eric Garner's 2014 death O'Neill announced Monday at a media gathering at police headquarters that Pantaleo "can no longer effectively serve as a New York City police officer."...
22:17, 08/19/2019

NYPD Officer Who Killed Eric Garner Set to Begin Trial Monday In 2014, Eric Garner lost his life at the hands of NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo. Now, the officer will face trial that could lose him his job....
05:00, 05/13/2019

Fourth NYPD officer suicide in 3 weeks a reminder of ‘combustible’ situation _____ Hours after a New York Police Department officer died by suicide, Frank Dowling, a psychiatrist who works with members of the NYPD, tweeted a plea to those in uniform. “NYPD officers — look in the mirror — take a good look at your coworker … ask your partner are you OK?” he p...
20:17, 06/30/2019

‘Mental health crisis’: Fifth NYPD officer dies by suicide in two months Another New York City police officer died by suicide amid what officials have declared a “mental health crisis.” The Sergeants Benevolent Association said on social media Saturday that the late officer was a sergeant, but neither the union nor the NYPD have identified the officer. Commis...
22:51, 07/28/2019

NYPD officer suffers head injury after he’s clipped by subway train An NYPD officer suffered a head injury when he was clipped by a train while responding to a call for an assault in an Upper East Side subway station, police said Saturday. Cops received a call for an assault inside the 86th Street station near Lexington Avenue shortly before 9 p.m. Friday. They were...
17:17, 07/20/2019

NYPD officer injured by flying liquor bottle while on fireworks duty An NYPD officer trying to help control a crowd lighting off fireworks in Crown Heights early Friday was injured when a liquor bottle was thrown at his head, police said. Cops were responding to a group of people lighting off the pyrotechnics on Nostrand Avenue near St. John’s Place in the wee ...
06:17, 07/06/2019

NYPD investigating claim officer mocked women over abortions while on subway The NYPD is looking into a viral tweet from a straphanger who claimed a uniformed officer on her subway ride was mocking women’s reasons for getting abortions on a subway train, the department said Friday. “This NYPD cop is looking at his phone and reading off reasons for women wanting a...
23:34, 05/17/2019

Texas officer kills woman after stun-gun struggle Residents of an apartment complex in the Houston area describe the moments that led to an officer fatally shooting a woman who police said had taken the officer's Taser. (May 14)        ...
16:17, 05/15/2019

Tennessee officer shoots, kills man in return fire SMYRNA, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee authorities say a police officer has fatally shot a man who fired first at the officer. According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, preliminary information shows Smyrna Police Department officers responded to a domestic disturbance call at a home Friday night. ...
17:51, 06/29/2019

Justice Department Won’t Bring Charges Against NYPD Officer in Eric Garner’s Death In a move that is surprising to no one who has been paying attention, Trump’s Justice Department—lead by William Barr, aka “Evil Fred Flintstone”—will not bring any charges against the white New York City police officers who used an illegal chokehold to cut short the life of Eric Garner, reports the...
02:00, 07/17/2019

Eric Garner's family, fired officer both vow to keep fighting after NYPD decision Both Eric Garner's family and Daniel Pantaleo's legal team said they would keep fighting after the NYPD announced the decision to fire the officer.        ...
23:34, 08/20/2019

NYPD Officer Arrested After Hiring a Hitman to Kill Her Husband and Her Boyfriend's Daughter New York police officer Valerie Cincinelli, mother of two, paid $7,000 as part of a complicated scheme to have her husband Isaiah Carvalho Jr. killed....
02:17, 05/21/2019

Video shows bystanders coming to aid of NYPD officer who had finger stuck in trunk A New York City Police Officer seen in a viral video being helped by a group of good samaritans after he got his finger stuck in the trunk of his cruiser says the whole ordeal has "put a little bit of faith back in humanity."...
00:51, 08/01/2019

Eric Garner's family receives sliver of justice after firing of NYPD officer Family of New York man insists ‘we’re not finished’ after dismissal of Daniel Pantaleo, who put Garner in an illegal chokeholdOne thousand, eight hundred and sixty days after Eric Garner was killed on the streets of Staten Island, New York, his family finally received a sliver of justice.On Monday, ...
23:34, 08/21/2019

Off-duty NYPD officer dies of self-inflicted gunshot, becomes 8th city cop to die by suicide this year An off-duty New York City police officer was found dead Tuesday morning of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, becoming the eighth city cop to die by suicide this year, officials said. ...
00:17, 08/14/2019

NYPD Suspends Officer Who Killed Eric Garner After Judge Recommends He Should be Fired A New York administrative judge has found, like those of us with working eyes, that Daniel Pantaleo—the New York City police officer who used a banned chokehold when arresting Eric Garner for the domestic terrorist crime of selling loose cigarettes—should be fired....
23:51, 08/02/2019

Justice Dept. declines to charge NYPD officer in Eric Garner's death Federal prosecutors announced Tuesday they will not file charges against a New York City Police Department officer in the controversial death of Eric Garner -- which drew national outrage five years ago....
21:17, 07/16/2019

NYPD officer in Eric Garner’s chokehold death won’t face federal charges FILE – In this undated family file photo provided by the National Action Network, Eric Garner, right, poses with his children during a family outing. Federal prosecutors won’t bring civil rights charges against New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo in the 2014 chokehold death of E...
19:17, 07/16/2019

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in ‘chokehold’ death of Eric Garner NYPD cop Daniel Panatelo has been fired for causing the death of Eric Garner, Police Commissioner James O’Neill announced Monday. “The unintended consequence of Mr. Garner’s death must have a consequence of its own,” O’Neill said. “It is clear that Daniel Pantaleo can no longer effective...
00:17, 08/20/2019

Off-duty NYPD officer found dead in Queens, force's ninth suicide this year A veteran officer with the New York Police Department was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday, becoming the ninth officer this year to commit suicide....
18:00, 08/15/2019

Commissioner fires NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo for 2014 death of Eric Garner New York City Police Department Commissioner James O'Neill fired officer Daniel Pantaleo Monday over the controversial choking death of Eric Garner five years ago....
02:51, 08/20/2019

Teen piano prodigy who played with Billy Joel made honorary NYPD officer A blind teen piano prodigy became an honorary police officer Thursday — and showed off his talents in a concert at NYPD headquarters. Logan Riman, 14, of Brooklyn — who previously performed with his idol Billy Joel at Madison Square Garden in July — was sworn in to duty as part of ...
05:51, 08/02/2019

Texas officer opens fire on loose dog, kills nearby woman instead ARLINGTON, Texas (KXAS) – A woman who was the subject of a welfare call was fatally shot Thursday afternoon by an Arlington police officer trying to shoot a dog charging toward him. The woman, identified Friday morning as 30-year-old Margarita Victoria Brooks, was reportedly passed out in a gr...
11:17, 08/03/2019

| NYPD fires chokehold officer | Brexit pledge: WATCH the top world news videos for today NYPD fires officer for 2014 death of Eric Garner | Johnson to EU: Let's replace Irish backstop with alternative Brexit pledge; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
08:51, 08/20/2019

'Today we can't breathe': Garner family react after prosecutors fail to charge NYPD officer – video The family of Eric Garner have spoken of their anger after no charges were brought against Daniel Pantaleo, a white police officer implicated in the chokehold death of Garner, an African American man killed almost five years ago. The arrest was captured on cellphone video, which showed Garner repeat...
22:00, 07/17/2019

NYPD officer pleads not guilty in alleged murder-for-hire plot involving ex-husband and boyfriend's daughter The New York City police officer accused of orchestrating a murder-for-hire plot meant to kill her ex-husband and her boyfriend’s daughter pleaded not guilty to charges during a Friday hearing....
18:51, 06/18/2019

NYC police officer who killed Eric Garner should be fired, police judge rules A white New York City police officer who killed an unarmed black man with a banned chokehold in 2014 should be fired, a police judge recommended on Friday in a case that stoked the Black Lives Matter movement and reverberated in the U.S. presidential campaign....
11:17, 08/03/2019

Missouri police officer fatally shot by person trying to cash bad check, police say Officer Michael Langsdorf of the North County Police Cooperative, had been with the department for three months. Police say the suspect is in custody.        ...
17:00, 06/24/2019

US teen suspected in killing of police officer blindfolded by police in Rome Italian police have launched an investigation into a shocking image that shows one of the two young Americans arrested over the killing of an Italian police officer, blindfolded at a police station in Rome....
17:51, 07/28/2019

Nashville officer killed after 17-year-old driving without a license slammed into his police vehicle while on duty, police say A Tennessee police officer was killed while on duty Thursday when his marked police car was struck by a 17-year-old driver who was driving without a license, according to the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department....
06:17, 07/05/2019

California police officer, veteran died in his sleep at 36: police A 36-year-old California police officer and veteran was pronounced dead Tuesday morning after passing away in his sleep at his home, the Roseville Police Department said....
11:34, 07/17/2019

NYPD rolling out initiatives amid cop suicide crisis Amid a rash of cop suicides that had the mayor making a personal appeal to every cop in the city, the police commissioner announced a new game plan to address the crisis. The department announced three new initiatives to combat the scourge. The first is set to roll out in a matter of days. A......
15:00, 08/16/2019

Miranda Lambert posts vacation pics with husband amid his leave from the NYPD Amid news that Miranda Lambert's husband Brendan McLoughlin is on leave from his NYPD job, she shared a photo of the couple relaxing on vacation.        ...
07:00, 07/23/2019

NYPD union chief: Commissioner 'cringing in fear' by firing officer in Eric Garner death The NYPD officer who placed Eric Garner in a chokehold in the moments before his death on a New York City Street five years ago was fired.        ...
04:17, 08/20/2019

NYPD cops receive survey on mental-health options amid suicide spike The NYPD on Thursday sent out a survey asking cops to assess the department’s mental-health options, amid a troubling spate of suicides among New York’s Finest, insiders told The Post. The voluntary, 22-question survey — sent out department-wide less than a day after the ninth cop suicid...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Blast in Kabul Kills 14 Afghans Amid U.S.-Taliban Peace Talks Insurgents said they were responsible for the large blast outside a security facility in the Afghan capital as they negotiated in Qatar with American diplomats....
21:34, 08/07/2019

Afghan wedding suicide blast kills 63, amid hopes for talks A suicide bomber killed 63 people and wounded 182 in an attack on a packed wedding reception in the Afghan capital on Saturday night, the interior ministry said, as violence shows no sign of easing despite hopes for a deal on a U.S. troop withdrawal....
07:17, 08/18/2019

Lawyer: NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo a 'scapegoat' in Eric Garner's death The officer faces a disciplinary hearing on charges he used excessive force against Eric Garner, kicking off a series of Black Lives Matter protests.        ...
04:00, 05/14/2019

Taliban kills 14, wounds over 100 in Kabul suicide bombing amid US 'peace talks' Tragedy struck the heart of Afghanistan once again on Wednesday in a suicide car-bomb attack which killed at least 14 people and injured a further 145....
20:34, 08/07/2019

NYPD stepping up police presence after ‘horrific’ El Paso Walmart shooting The NYPD is stepping up its police presence in the city Sunday in the wake of the “horrific” mass shooting in El Paso where a 21-year-old opened fire in a Walmart, killing at least 20 people and injuring dozens more. The department’s counter-terrorism unit reassured residents Satur...
21:51, 08/04/2019

NYPD names Bronx high school student ‘Police Commissioner for a Day’ She went from high school student — to police commissioner. At least for a day. Beyonce Dennis, an 18-year-old senior at Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists, was chosen for the honorary role Wednesday from more than 100 students, all of whom were asked to write essays discussing what t...
06:00, 06/13/2019

Ohio police shooting kills one man, wounds one Authorities say police killed one man and wounded another outside Cleveland. The Lorain County Sheriff's Office says officers opened fire when one man in a car pointed a gun at them. The car had been seen at an earlier shooting. (July 4)        ...
14:17, 07/04/2019

Landmine kills at least 15 police in western India Suspected leftist insurgents killed at least 15 police and a civilian driver in a landmine attack on two security vehicles on Wednesday in the western state of Maharashtra, police said, as the state celebrated its foundation day....
13:17, 05/01/2019

Man Becomes Police Officer At 58 A 62-year-old Virginia police officer is proving that you’re never too old to achieve your dreams. Roscoe Friday joined the Richmond Police Department four years ago at the age of 58. He said becoming a police officer was something he had dreamt of for more than three decades. Now, he’s ...
22:00, 05/20/2019

Police: Shooter kills 15-year-old girl at apartment COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say a person entered an apartment where several people were gathered and began shooting, killing a 15-year-old girl and injuring a 14-year-old boy. Columbus police say 15-year-old Shamya Saultz and the boy who was injured were among a group of family members and ...
15:51, 06/06/2019

Motorcycle bomb kills 4 Pakistani police near mosque Pakistani police say a powerful bomb attached to a motorcycle has killed four policemen guarding a mosque in the southwestern city of Quetta, the capital of Baluchistan province....
23:34, 05/13/2019

The Latest: Wrong-way crash in Arizona kills 5, police say KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly wrong-way crash in Arizona (all times local): ___ 2:35 p.m. Arizona authorities say a fifth person has died in a wrong-way crash on a rural highway. The Arizona Department of Public Safety says on Twitter that the driver of the wrong-way vehicle Friday is...
23:17, 05/25/2019

Brazilian police sniper kills bus hijacker in Rio de Janeiro All 37 hostages onboard hijacked bus on bridge across Guanabara Bay survive ordealBrazilian security forces have shot dead a man who hijacked a bus on a bridge across Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro and took nearly 40 people hostage.The hijacking began at about 5am on Tuesday when a masked man comma...
07:00, 08/21/2019

Bombing In Pakistan Kills 4 Cops, Injures 9 Others: Police Four police were killed and nine people wounded when terrorists detonated a bomb hidden under a motorbike in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, police said on Monday....
22:34, 05/13/2019

Top Army Officer In Kashmir Assures Readiness Amid Article 370 Move A top Army commander chaired a meeting of the core group of intelligence and security agencies in Srinagar on Tuesday and assured a high level of readiness to thwart inimical designs, the Army said....
12:00, 08/06/2019

What can cause a rash under the breast? A rash under the breast often results from skin irritation, an allergic reaction, or heat rash. Other causes can include viral and bacterial infections and skin disorders, such as eczema or psoriasis. Learn more about the possible causes here....
23:17, 07/18/2019

Afghan police official says blast at Kabul mosque kills 2 An Afghan police official says a bomb exploded at a mosque in a western part of Kabul, killing two people, including the prayer leader, and wounding seven....
12:51, 05/24/2019

Afghan official: Taliban explosion kills 2 police, civilian KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say a confrontation with the Taliban in eastern Ghazni province has killed two members of the security forces and a civilian passer-by. The Taliban were driving in a stolen Humvee packed with explosives that detonated as the police fired warning shots to ge...
13:17, 05/22/2019

Bomb targeting Pakistani police at shrine kills 4 in Lahore LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say a powerful bomb has exploded near security forces guarding a famous Sufi shrine in the eastern city of Lahore, killing at least four people and wounding several others. City police chief Ghazanfar Ali says police officers were the apparent target of Wedne...
08:00, 05/08/2019

California man kills woman, self, day after she filed restraining order against him: police A California woman was fatally shot Saturday morning by her daughter’s father – less than a day after filing a restraining order against him – before the man turned the gun on himself, police said....
08:00, 05/06/2019

Militant attack kills two police, two soldiers in Lebanon's Tripoli A militant attacked a security forces patrol in Lebanon's northern city of Tripoli on Monday night, killing two police officers and two army soldiers, state news agency NNA said....
06:34, 06/04/2019

Blast in Pakistani city Quetta kills four police: officials An improvised bomb rigged to a motorcycle and apparently targeting a police vehicle exploded near a mosque in the western Pakistani city of Quetta on Monday, killing at least four policemen and wounding 11, officials said....
00:34, 05/14/2019

Mortar attack kills three people in northern Iraq: police At least three people were killed and four wounded when three mortar bombs hit the northern Iraqi town of Shirqat on Tuesday, police officials and hospital sources said....
13:17, 07/09/2019

Tennessee man purposely runs over, kills pregnant mom, son, injures 2 others: police Claiming a mysterious voice told him to "kill meth addicts," and aiming his Chevrolet Impala at the targets he says the voice chose, a 33-year-old man began plowing into "random" pedestrians in a brief, violent rampage Monday in Tennessee that ultimately claimed the lives of a pregnant woman and her...
18:34, 06/19/2019

Bangladesh train derailment over canal kills five, injures 100: police A passenger train derailed in Bangladesh on Monday, killing at least five people and injuring more than 100, and there could be more casualties inside two carriages that fell into a canal, a police officer said....
09:17, 06/24/2019

What can cause itchy skin without a rash? Most people associate itchy skin with a rash, but many factors can cause itchy skin without creating a visible rash or skin changes. In this article, we discuss the possible causes and treatments of itching without a rash....
03:34, 07/11/2019

NYPD union rips de Blasio over Eric Garner cop case, warns police department is ‘frozen’ The New York Police Department union on Friday tore into Mayor Bill de Blasio over his handling of the case of the police officer charged in the 2014 death of Eric Garner -- accusing him of putting his finger on the scale in the case, and warning that the police department is now “frozen.”...
01:51, 08/04/2019

The Latest: Police say shooting came after man hit officer CORONA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting inside a Southern California Costco store (all times local): 8 p.m. The Corona Police Department says a fatal shooting inside a Costco Wholesale warehouse store Friday night took place after a 32-year-old man attacked an off-duty police officer. The dep...
12:00, 06/16/2019

Roadside bomb kills Kenyan police officers near Somali border Blast claimed by Islamist insurgents follows attack in Mogadishu that killed eightA roadside bomb hit a police vehicle patrolling near Kenya’s border with Somalia on Saturday, killing several of the 11 officers inside, a Kenyan police spokesman has said.Separately, another blast in Somalia’s capital...
23:00, 06/15/2019

Police: City worker kills 12 in Virginia Beach; suspect dead VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a longtime city employee wielding a .45-caliber handgun with a suppressor fatally shot 12 people on three floors of a municipal building in Virginia Beach before police shot him. Four other people were wounded in Friday’s shooting, including a police ...
11:00, 06/01/2019

25 Memphis police hurt after U.S. Marshals task force kills fugitive At least 25 Memphis police officers were injured late Wednesday during a tense standoff after a task force killed a wanted man during a public confrontation, authorities said....
14:17, 06/13/2019

Why does the keto diet cause a skin rash? People following a ketogenic diet can sometimes develop a red, itchy rash on their upper body. In this article, we discuss the link between ketosis and rashes and explain how to treat a keto rash....
11:34, 07/25/2019

Woman nearly loses leg from festering ‘hot tub rash’ Her life was in hot water. Taylor Bryant thought a Jacuzzi jaunt down to Dolly Parton’s homeland would yield fond memories of hot tubs and hikes — instead she was left with a life-threatening skin condition that nearly rotted her right leg. “Our first family vacation — what kind of luck ...
02:51, 07/26/2019

Sacramento police officer shot and killed The Sacramento Police Department has confirmed that a female officer shot while assisting on a domestic violence call has died. (June 20)        ...
17:34, 06/20/2019

Former Cynthiana Police Officer Pleads Not Guilty HARRISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Cynthiana police officer accused of sexting teenage girls has pleaded not guilty in court. 32-year-old John Philpot was arrested last month after allegedly exchanging sexually explicit images with a minor and was arrested back in April by his own colleagues. Ac...
18:00, 05/21/2019

Ex-convict killed California officer, police say Police on Tuesday released the name of a man who they say killed a highway patrol officer before he was fatally wounded in a Southern California shootout....
01:51, 08/14/2019

UK police say second officer was poisoned in Novichok attack Police say a second police officer who responded to a March 2018 nerve agent attack in the English city of Salisbury was exposed to the agent Novichock...
17:34, 08/15/2019

Police: Sacramento officer seriously injured in shooting A female Sacramento police officer was in serious condition Wednesday after being shot with a rifle while responding to a domestic violence situation, according to officials....
08:34, 06/20/2019

Ex-police officer to be resentenced on terrorism charge ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A former police officer convicted in a sting operation of trying to help the Islamic State group by purchasing $200 in gift cards for them is scheduled to be resentenced. Nicholas Young of Fairfax, Virginia, was sentenced to 15 years in prison last year for obstruction of just...
09:17, 06/21/2019

Brazil police sniper kills armed man holding dozens hostage on bus in Rio de Janeiro A Brazilian police sniper fatally shot an armed man who held dozens of people hostage on a public bus in Rio de Janeiro after a four-hour standoff, officials said....
22:00, 08/20/2019

California mom arrested after son accidentally shoots, kills 12-year-old twin brother: police A California mother was arrested Monday after one of her sons accidentally shot and killed his 12-year-old twin brother in the family’s home, police said....
07:00, 06/26/2019

Bomb blast kills four Iraqi federal police officers: security sources Four Iraqi federal police officers were killed on Tuesday after a bomb went off southwest of the oil-rich city of Kirkuk, two security sources told Reuters....
00:51, 06/26/2019

Florida man steals car, kills dog, chases man with ax, found naked in chicken coop: police A man who allegedly stole a car, killed a dog and possibly chickens, chased a man with an ax and was also found naked in a chicken coop, has been charged, according to police....
18:34, 06/06/2019

Confirmation process for Trump’s pick for military’s No. 2 officer to advance amid sexual misconduct allegations Sen. James M. Inhofe (R-Okla.), chair of the Armed Services Committee, says he’ll schedule a hearing on the nomination of Gen. John E. Hyten as vice chair of the Joint Chiefs....
01:00, 07/26/2019

Mississippi state House candidate kills wife, self after being served divorce papers, police say The Marshall County sheriff said that Carl Robinson shot his wife LaToya Thompson at the clinic where she worked before fatally shooting himself.        ...
17:51, 07/19/2019

Ex-Five Finger Death Punch drummer now a police officer ROCKPORT, Ind. (AP) — The former drummer of the heavy metal band Five Finger Death Punch has a new gig, as a southern Indiana police officer. Jeremy Spencer was sworn in Sunday with the Rockport Police Department. He grew up near that Ohio River community in the city the Boonville, which he left at ...
15:17, 06/11/2019

Two U.S. tourists arrested in killing of Italian police officer Italian police said they arrested two U.S. teens Saturday after they confessed to involvement in the stabbing death of a police officer investigating a theft....
07:51, 07/29/2019

Police officer, firefighter injured in Wisconsin shooting APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A police officer and a firefighter have been injured in a shooting in Appleton, Wisconsin, and several others have been taken to a hospital. Appleton police Officer Meghan Cash says first responders went to a downtown location following a call that someone needed medical assist...
07:51, 05/16/2019

Japanese Man Arrested For Stabbing, Stealing Gun Of Police Officer Japanese police today arrested a man on charges of stabbing a police officer and grabbing a loaded handgun in a western city near Osaka, which hosts a summit of the G20 grouping next week, police......
13:00, 06/17/2019

Police officer used his Taser on an NFL lineman. The player tried to tackle him Malik McDowell is a big man -- 6 feet, 6 inches tall, about 300 pounds. He was a star defensive lineman in college and a top NFL draft pick just two years ago....
04:51, 07/11/2019

The Latest: Slain police officer called a ‘man of integrity’ BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the funeral of a police officer killed in Mississippi (all times local): 3:35 p.m. One of Mississippi’s top elected officials says a police officer killed on duty was “a man of integrity” who protected others. Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves spoke...
00:17, 05/14/2019

Sacramento officer shot, suspect fires at police A Sacramento police officer was wounded Wednesday by a rifleman who also fired at other officers. Police said the shooting scene remained active and dangerous on Wednesday night. (June 20)        ...
10:51, 06/20/2019

Self-driving vehicle pulled over by curious police officer PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A self-driving shuttle got pulled over by police on its first day carrying passengers on a new Rhode Island route. Providence Police Chief Hugh Clements says an officer pulled over the odd-looking autonomous vehicle because he had never seen one before. The bus-like vehicle o...
20:51, 05/15/2019

Man Who Killed Lexington Police Officer In Hit-And-Run Released From Jail LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The man convicted of running over a Lexington Police officer and killing him has been released from jail, the officer’s family confirms. Officer Bryan Durman was killed in a hit-and-run while investigating a noise complaint in April 2010. He had been with the de...
18:17, 05/31/2019

Police Officer Killed, 2 Injured In Shooting In California A California Highway Patrol (CHP) officer was killed along with the suspected gunman during a shootout in southern California on Monday, police said. Two other officers were wounded....
12:51, 08/13/2019

The Latest: Police say woman killed by officer not pregnant BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a woman shot and killed by a Texas police officer (all times local): 2 p.m. Police say a woman who was shot and killed by a Texas officer was not pregnant. Pamela Turner can be heard yelling “I’m pregnant” at a Baytown police officer in a video t...
22:51, 05/14/2019

3 teenagers plead guilty in death of police officer BALTIMORE (AP) — The last three teenagers accused in the death of a Baltimore County police officer have pleaded guilty to felony murder charges. News outlets report 19-year-olds Darrell Ward and Eugene Genius IV, along with a 17-year-old, pleaded guilty Monday and could be sentenced to 30 years in ...
19:34, 06/03/2019

Northern Ireland police discover bomb under officer's car Police in Northern Ireland discovered a bomb under a police officer's car in Belfast on Saturday that they said was probably planted by militant nationalists intent on killing one of their officers had it not been detected in time....
08:00, 06/02/2019

Kentucky police officer charged with bribery, misconduct LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Louisville, Kentucky, police officer has been indicted on charges of bribing a public servant, unlawfully accessing a computer and official misconduct. The Courier Journal reports 30-year-old Officer William Garrett was indicted Thursday and a warrant was issued for his arre...
13:51, 06/07/2019

Police: Officer gave alcohol to children aged 1, 6 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say an officer gave alcohol to a 1-year-old and a 6-year-old. In a news release Friday, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say 56-year-old Officer Robert Milton is charged with misdemeanor child abuse after the department got word on Wednesday that he h...
22:51, 05/17/2019

Italy: Slain police officer didn’t have gun when stabbed A commander of Italy’s Carabinieri police force says an officer who was fatally stabbed during a plainclothes rendezvous with two American teenagers forgot his gun that night...
08:17, 07/31/2019

1 police officer, 3 militants killed in shooting in Pakistan QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s police say three suspected “terrorists” have stormed a police station in the southwestern town of Loralai, triggering a shootout that killed a policeman and the assailants. District police chief Jawad Tariq says at least one police officer was als...
08:00, 06/26/2019

A police officer thought he was rescuing a kitten. It was a bobcat A New Hampshire police officer says the kitten he was trying to pick up in a parking lot turned out to be a bobcat.        ...
01:51, 07/31/2019

Two Americans arrested in Rome over killing of police officer Two 19-year-old Americans have been arrested while on vacation in Rome over the murder of an Italian police officer Friday, Italian police told CNN Saturday....
16:17, 07/27/2019

Japanese police officer stabbed in possible targeted attack: NHK A Japanese police officer was stabbed several times in the chest with a kitchen knife and his loaded handgun stolen while on patrol on Sunday morning in the western city of Suita, in a rare case of violent crime in Japan, public broadcaster NHK reported....
06:51, 06/16/2019

Memorial service planned for Sacramento police officer SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Hundreds of law enforcement officials will mourn a rookie Sacramento police officer killed in what authorities described as an ambush while she responded to a domestic violence call. Organizers expect Bayside Church Adventure Campus in Roseville, California, will be filled ...
09:34, 06/27/2019

Funeral set for Alabama police officer killed by gunman AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — A police officer killed by a gunman in Alabama is being honored with a funeral at the 9,100-seat Auburn Arena. The ceremony for Auburn police officer William Buechner is being held Friday afternoon. City offices are closed for the day, and residents are being asked to line a stre...
15:34, 05/24/2019

Three arrested in killing of off-duty Los Angeles police officer LOS ANGELES — Three suspects were arrested Friday in the fatal shooting of an off-duty Los Angeles police officer, officials said. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti described those arrested as the “primary suspects responsible for the murder of Officer Juan Diaz” and said they were taken i...
06:17, 08/03/2019

Sacramento police officer in serious condition after being shot, authorities say A Sacramento police officer was shot and seriously wounded Wednesday evening by a rifleman who blasted away at officers trying to rescue her, police said.        ...
08:34, 06/20/2019

Texas police officer charged with murdering motorist A Texas police officer turned himself in to authorities after being charged with murder for shooting and killing a driver of a suspected stolen vehicle, according to the prosecutors and local media....
03:51, 06/28/2019

Man charged in crash that killed Memphis police officer MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man already convicted three times for driving under the influence now faces a vehicular homicide charge, accused of fatally rear-ending a police officer. Shelby County prosecutors said Thursday that Marquell Griffin was intoxicated and speeding when he slammed into ...
15:34, 05/24/2019

New York Police Officer Who Fought For 9/11 First Responders Dies At 53 Earlier this month, retired New York police detective Luis Alvarez delivered a heartbreaking plea to Congress to extend the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund, which provides financial assistance......
04:51, 06/30/2019

Bail denied for former police officer charged in killing OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Bail has been denied for a former Mississippi police officer charged in the killing of a woman with whom he was romantically involved. News outlets report Circuit Judge John Gregory denied bail Friday for 38-year-old Mathew Kinne (KIHN’-ee), who is charged with murder. Cit...
01:00, 05/25/2019

Police: Driver Dragged Kentucky Officer Through Kroger Lot Photo of Thursday’s scene. Courtesy: WAVE 3 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP/WAVE 3) — A man is accused of trapping a Kentucky trooper’s arm in his car window, dragging the officer through a Kroger parking lot and nearly crashing into other officers. News outlets report 26-year-old Thomas Trummer J...
12:34, 06/14/2019

How a stray dog got the best of a Texas police officer (and ate his beef jerky, too) A stray Texas pit bull 'hijacked' a Kilgore police officer's car Saturday and snagged his beef jerky in the front seat before animal control arrived.        ...
15:34, 06/17/2019

Mississippi police shooting: suspect who shot officer dead on the run Biloxi police chief says he believes the man who killed officer Robert McKeithen outside the police station is still in the areaA man who shot dead an officer outside the police station in Biloxi, Mississippi, on Sunday night is an “animal” and is still on the run, the Biloxi police chief, John Mill...
18:51, 05/06/2019

Tunis suicide attacks kill 1 police officer, injure 8 Two suicide bomb attacks ripped through the Tunisian capital of Tunis killing at least one person and injuring eight others as its president was rushed to a military hospital due to a "severe health condition."...
12:17, 06/28/2019

Las Vegas Police Fire Officer Who ‘Froze’ During 2017 Massacre The officer, who said he was “terrified with fear,” remained on a floor below where a gunman fired from a hotel room into a crowd of concertgoers, killing 58 people....
19:34, 07/03/2019

The Latest: Police chief says slain officer ‘force for good’ SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the memorial service honoring slain Sacramento police officer Tara O’Sullivan (all times local): 11:40 a.m. Sacramento Police Chief Daniel Hahn mourned a slain young officer Thursday as a force for good during her short time on the job. Speaking to a cro...
22:17, 06/27/2019

Conn. police dashcam shows officer opening fire Videos of a fatal police shooting of a Conn. man were made public Friday, after days of protests. The video shows a Wethersfield officer shooting at the car being driven at him during an attempted traffic stop on April 20. (May 3)        ...
23:34, 05/03/2019

Police officer gets challenged by kids so he shows off his basketball skills A New York police officer turned the street game with some kids into an opportunity to engage with the community and to show off his skills.       ...
02:34, 08/15/2019

Suspect arrested in fatal shooting of Texas police officer MISSION, Texas (AP) — A Texas police officer has been shot and killed in what officials say was the line of duty, and a suspect is in custody. The Texas Department of Public Safety says the Mission police officer was shot Thursday night in the eastern part of the city 6 miles (10 kilometers) west of...
09:17, 06/21/2019

Community mourns loss of Marana Police Department officer Posted by Marana Police Department on Friday, 3 May 2019 TUCSON – Marana Police Department is mourning the loss of one of their own after Det. Michael Torres passed away from cancer Friday. The 14-year police veteran was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer back in February. Local law ...
05:51, 05/04/2019

Malik McDowell shocked with Taser, then wrestles police officer Former Seahawks second-round pick and defensive lineman Malik McDowell is facing multiple felony charges. He was shocked by police with a Taser.       ...
23:51, 07/09/2019

Georgia police officer fired for shocking, punching woman ATLANTA (AP) — An Atlanta police officer has been fired for using a stun gun on a woman and punching her in the face in front of her traumatized 4-year-old daughter. Atlanta police say they found Sgt. James Hines’ use of force was unnecessary. An incident report says Hines was patrolling behin...
13:17, 05/22/2019

An Indiana state representative tried to buy cocaine and impersonated an officer, police say An Indiana state representative was charged with drunken driving and impersonating an officer after he tried to buy cocaine "party favors" at a local bar, court documents show....
13:00, 08/17/2019

Off-duty police officer fired gun in deadly Costco shooting CORONA, Calif. — An off-duty police officer opened fire inside a Costco Wholesale warehouse store, killing a man who had attacked him and wounding two others, the Corona Police Department said. Kenneth French, 32, of Riverside assaulted the Los Angeles Police Department officer Friday night while he...
13:34, 06/16/2019

The Latest: Police officer dies in Tunisia suicide attack The Tunisian Interior ministry says one police officer has died from his injuries after a suicide bomber targeted a police patrol in a busy commercial street in central Tunis....
14:17, 06/27/2019

A Texas police officer accidentally killed a woman while shooting at her dog Police in Texas say a patrol officer accidentally shot and killed a woman when he fired repeatedly at a dog that was charging at him.        ...
19:51, 08/02/2019

Protesters and Police Clash in Memphis After Officer-Involved Shooting North Memphis, Tenn., was in chaos Wednesday night after U.S. Marshals Service officers shot and killed a 20-year-old black man, Brandon Webber, in his family’s front yard. The killing quickly rippled through the community, leading to clashes between protesters and police that ended in tear gas bein...
19:51, 06/13/2019

Mississippi police jail smiling suspect in officer's killing A Mississippi teenager accused of gunning down a uniformed officer in a police station parking lot was captured and returned in handcuffs, smiling as he was escorted through a phalanx of television cameras and police officers at the scene of the crime....
17:34, 05/07/2019

Trial of suspect in 2010 death of police officer begins CHICAGO (AP) — Trial has begun for a man accused of fatally shooting an off-duty Chicago police officer during a 2010 attempted robbery. Assistant State’s Attorney Jennifer Keating said during opening statements Tuesday that Anton Carter tried to steal Officer Michael Bailey’s new car. K...
22:51, 05/14/2019

Police: Captain, chief officer of Grace 1 supertanker arrested The Royal Gibraltar Police said they have arrested the captain and chief officer of a tanker seized last week on suspicion of shipping oil to Syria in violation of European Union sanctions....
07:34, 07/12/2019

Rookie Sacramento police officer killed in domestic disturbance A rookie police officer in California's capital city has died after she was shot at the scene of a domestic dispute, spurring a standoff and exchange of gunfire with the suspect, who surrendered early on Thursday, police said....
00:51, 06/21/2019

US tourists confess to fatal stabbing of Italian police officer The 19-year-old suspects confessed after they were arrested for alleged murder and attempted extortion. Italy's Interior Minister Matteo Salvini had vowed that those responsible "will pay in full."...
15:17, 07/27/2019

One California police officer killed, two injured in Riverside gun battle One California Highway Patrol officer was killed and two were injured on Monday when a gun battle broke out in Riverside, California, a department spokesman said....
07:51, 08/13/2019

The Latest: Mississippi police hunt Biloxi officer’s killer BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a Biloxi police officer (all times local): 9:30 a.m. A Mississippi Gulf Coast police chief says a gunman who killed one of his officers outside the police station is an “animal,” and he’s still on the run. Biloxi Police Chief John M...
18:17, 05/06/2019

Jury selection set for Dallas police officer’s murder trial DALLAS (AP) — Jury selection in the murder trial of a white former Dallas police officer will begin on the anniversary of the day she fatally shot an unarmed black neighbor in his own apartment. State District Judge Tammy Kemp and the attorneys decided Thursday to begin interviewing jurors for Amber...
18:34, 06/07/2019

2 U.S. Teenagers Admit Killing Police Officer in Rome, Officials Say The teenagers, 18 and 19, were charged on Saturday over the fatal stabbing of the military police officer after what officials said had been a drug deal gone bad....
22:51, 07/27/2019

New details emerge in shooting death of Nogales Police Officer NOGALES, Ariz. – Police reports, search warrants, and 911 calls are providing more details into the events that lead to the fatal shooting of Nogales Police Officer Jesus Cordova. On April 27, 2018, Officer Cordova was shot and killed in the line of duty while responding to an armed carjacking...
11:00, 07/12/2019

Police officer smashes window to rescue two children in hot car outside of a Walmart Ohio police responded to a report of two children locked in a hot car quickly smashing a window to rescue them and reunite them with their parents.        ...
00:51, 07/28/2019

Watch: Police officer rescues skunk from yogurt cup, gets sprayed A Massachusetts police department shared video of an officer rescuing a skunk with a yogurt cup stuck on its head -- and being sprayed as his reward....
05:00, 08/22/2019

US students accused of stabbing Rome police officer appear in court Mario Cerciello Rega died after being repeatedly stabbed early on Friday in a crime that has shaken ItalyTwo American students have appeared in court in Rome accused of stabbing a plain-clothes police officer to death on a street near their hotel.Gabriel Christian Natale Hjorth, 18, and Finnegan Lee...
01:17, 07/28/2019

Police Officer Shifted Day After Mamata Banerjee Targeted With Slogans Twenty-four hours after Mamata Banerjee was greeted with slogans of "Jai Shri Ram" in the Barrackpore Lok Sabha constituency, the inspector in-charge of the local police station was today changed for......
01:51, 06/01/2019

Family’s lawyer faults Buttigieg on police officer oversight INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A lawyer for the family of a black man fatally shot by a white police officer says Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg’s (BOO’-tuh-juhj) mayoral administration hasn’t been aggressive enough in overseeing the South Bend, Indiana, police department. A...
20:17, 06/21/2019

Costco shooting: Police say off-duty officer shot man who attacked him and his son An off-duty police officer opened fire on a man who he said attacked him and his son in a shooting at a California Costco on Friday night that left one dead and three injured....
23:17, 06/16/2019

The Latest: Murder charge filed in slaying of police officer SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the slaying of a Sacramento police officer (all times local): 4:10 p.m. California prosecutors have filed a murder charge alleging that a Sacramento man used an illegal assault rifle to kill a rookie police officer. The charge filed Friday by the Sacramento Co...
01:34, 06/22/2019

Georgia police officer killed, another injured in shooting, officials say A police officer in Georgia died from injuries sustained after a shooting Saturday night that injured another officer and left a suspect dead, officials said....
01:34, 05/13/2019

Jury selection set for Dallas police officer's murder trial Jury selection in the murder trial of a white former Dallas police officer will begin on the anniversary of the day she fatally shot an unarmed black neighbor in his own apartment....
21:34, 06/07/2019

Grand jury finds ex-police officer choked man during arrest MCDONOUGH, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia grand jury has indicted a former police officer on multiple charges after it found he had choked a former college football player during an arrest. The Henry County District Attorney’s Office on Thursday said former county officer David Rose Jr. was charged with...
22:17, 06/27/2019

Mississippi police jail smiling suspect in officer’s killing A Mississippi teenager accused of gunning down a uniformed officer in a police station parking lot was captured and returned in handcuffs, smiling as he was escorted through a phalanx of television cameras and police officers at the scene of the crime. Biloxi citizens applauded Monday night as 19-ye...
18:17, 05/07/2019

Police officer fatally shot at Missouri food market ST. LOUIS (AP) — A police officer responding to a bad check complaint at a food market has been shot and killed near St. Louis. North County Police Cooperative Chief John Buchannan says officer Michael Langsdorf responded to a call Sunday afternoon about a bad check at a food market in Wellston, abo...
08:00, 06/24/2019

Alabama police capture suspect; 1 officer slain, 2 wounded A man opened fire on police responding to a call about a domestic disturbance in an Alabama mobile home park, killing one officer and wounding two others, authorities said Monday....
18:34, 05/20/2019

New Hampshire man accused of stealing police cruiser, biting officer Police in New Hampshire say a man tried to steal a police cruiser during a traffic stop by jumping inside the vehicle and later bit the officer in the car....
23:34, 06/24/2019

Park Police officer defends actions in fatal shooting ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A U.S. Park Police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed motorist after a chase on a northern Virginia parkway is defending his actions as self-defense. Lawyers for Lucas Vinyard filed their first response Wednesday in federal court to the accusations against him. Vin...
17:51, 06/27/2019

New York man allegedly impersonating a police officer pulls over van of detectives A New York man was arrested on Friday after he allegedly tried to pull over a van while pretending to be a police officer except there was reportedly one problem: the van was filled with detectives....
12:17, 08/19/2019

Arizona police officer in fatal shooting of teen resigns TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — A Tempe police officer who fatally shot a teenage boy who was holding a replica gun and fleeing from a vehicle burglary has resigned from the department. Tempe police say Officer Joseph Jaen met Monday with Chief Slyvia Moir and she accepted his resignation, effective immediately...
01:51, 05/21/2019

Dallas police: Fatal shooting by officer goes to grand jury Dallas police are referring a shooting in which a suburban officer killed a vehicle theft suspect to a grand jury after reviewing evidence and interviewing witnesses....
10:17, 06/20/2019

Alabama police officer killed in shooting, wife charged GARDENDALE, Ala. (AP) — The wife of an Alabama police officer has been charged in his shooting death at an apartment complex in Gardendale. Gardendale police say the homicide happened Thursday at Woodbrook Apartments. Al.com reports Gardendale Police Chief Mike Walker released few details. He descri...
23:17, 05/04/2019

Rookie Sacramento police officer killed, stand-off ensues A rookie police officer in Sacramento, California, died after she was shot while answering a domestic disturbance call late on Wednesday, spurring an eight-hour standoff with the suspect, who fired his rifle "off and on" for hours, police said....
13:00, 06/20/2019

Alabama police arrest suspect in shooting death of officer A man sought for the shooting death of an Auburn, Alabama, police officer and the wounding of two others was arrested without incident early on Monday after a brief manhunt that had the community on edge, authorities said....
21:51, 05/20/2019

Police: Baltimore officer wrongfully chased, arrested critic BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say a 24-year Baltimore police veteran wrongfully chased down and arrested a man who criticized the officer’s behavior. The Baltimore Sun reports 49-year-old Sgt. Ethan Newberg has been charged with assault, false imprisonment and misconduct. The newspaper quotes p...
15:00, 06/07/2019

Georgetown Police Officer Remains Hospitalized After Hit-And-Run Crash In Wisconsin LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Georgetown Police officer remains in a Wisconsin hospital after he was hit while riding a motorcycle last week. He now has to undergo several surgeries, just one month before he and his wife are expecting their first child. Caitlin Mayeaux says when her brother Cole...
12:00, 06/16/2019

Why did a Rhode Island police officer pull over a self-driving shuttle on its first day? A curious Rhode Island police officer pulled over a self-driving shuttle hours into its first day carrying passengers.        ...
05:34, 05/16/2019

Indian police officer jailed over death of person in custody NEW DELHI (AP) — An Indian court has sentenced a former police officer who alleged Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s complicity in the killings of Muslims in Gujarat state in 2002 to life in prison over the death of a person in custody. Judge D.N. Vyas sentenced Sanjiv Bhatt on Thursday in a case...
16:17, 06/20/2019

Wife of slain Wisconsin police officer reveals she is pregnant The wife of a police officer in Wisconsin who was shot to death while serving a search warrant earlier this year revealed on Monday she is expecting another child....
20:34, 05/09/2019

More officer diversity won't cut racial disparity in US police shootings – study Research found as percentage of black officers who fired in fatal shootings increased, the citizen shot was more likely to be blackIncreasing the diversity of America’s police officers will not necessarily cut racial disparities in fatal police shootings, according to a new study which claims that r...
01:17, 07/23/2019

Suspect killed, police officer shot in Houston shootout HOUSTON (AP) — Houston’s police chief says a suspect was killed and a police officer was wounded in a late-night shootout. Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo described the suspect as a white male who fled a traffic stop just before midnight Friday. He was able to evade officers, but police found...
15:51, 06/29/2019

Police officer admits using grieving family's TV account to buy porn A police officer has admitted buying pornography at the home of a grieving family following the death of their child as he waited for the undertaker to arrive....
01:00, 07/20/2019

IPS Officer Shoots Himself Near Delhi; Suicide Note Names Cop, Say Police A senior IPS officer in Faridabad near Delhi allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself early this morning.A suicide note, which names an inspector and another person, has been found, a......
09:51, 08/14/2019

German police officer killed by train while pursuing suspect BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say a police officer has been killed after being hit by a train while pursuing burglary suspects in a town near Frankfurt. Police said the officer was struck and killed by the train near the Waechtersbach train station early Friday after responding to a call about a ...
13:51, 06/07/2019

Police officer struck by vehicle during traffic stop in Brooklyn A police officer was hit by a car during a traffic stop involving a stolen vehicle in Brooklyn, authorities said Saturday. Officers from the NYPD’s Anti-Crime Unit had stopped the car shortly after 10:45 p.m. Friday near Riverdale Avenue and Chester Street in Brownsville, after suspecting it w...
20:51, 05/25/2019

Mayor Apologises After Police Officer Pulls Gun On Parents Of 4-Year-Old The mayor of Phoenix apologized and called a community meeting for this week amid public anger over a viral video showing police pointing a gun at the parents of a 4-year-old child over allegations......
13:00, 06/17/2019

Eric Garner: no charges against white police officer over chokehold death DoJ declines to bring charges against NYPD’s Daniel PantaleoGarner, 43, died after being put in a chokehold on Staten IslandFederal prosecutors won’t bring civil rights charges against a New York City police officer in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner, a person familiar with the matter said T...
16:34, 07/16/2019

Texas police officer fired over failure to find abducted girl A Texas police officer who failed to find an abducted 8-year-old girl when he visited the hotel room where she was being held has been fired, officials said Wednesday....
06:17, 06/21/2019

Police officer who shot caregiver of man with autism found guilty of negligence Florida police officer Jonathan Aledda was convicted Monday of culpable negligence for shooting a caretaker in 2016.        ...
02:00, 06/19/2019

Eric Garner: New York police officer fired over chokehold death The firing comes five years after Eric Garner died during an altercation with New York Police officers. Garner's dying words, "I can't breathe," became a rallying cry to protest police violence in the US....
06:17, 08/20/2019

Nigeria police say senior officer killed as Shi'ite protest turns violent Nigerian police said a senior officer was killed and three other policemen were injured on Monday as a Shi'ite Muslim protest in the capital city of Abuja turned violent....
22:00, 07/22/2019

New York police weigh officer's conduct in 2014 'I can't breathe' death The disciplinary trial of the New York City policeman who fatally choked an unarmed black suspect in 2014 opened on Monday with the officer's lawyer shredding a copy of the autopsy report that concluded the man, Eric Garner, was killed by a chokehold....
13:00, 05/14/2019

Police Commander Texted Officer That Eric Garner's Death Was 'No Big Deal' The police commander in charge at the time of Eric Garner’s death at the hands of NYPD officers in 2014 texted his subordinate that the death was “no big deal,” according to the New York Times....
04:17, 05/17/2019

Police officer shot while responding to domestic violence call dies SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Sacramento Police Department has confirmed that a female officer shot while assisting on a domestic violence call has died. Deputy Chief Dave Peletta said during a news conference early Thursday that 26-year-old Tara O’Sullivan died at UC Davis Medical Center hours aft...
11:51, 06/20/2019

First hijabi officer at New Jersey police department welcomed in first all-female class New officers in Paterson, New Jersey, are breaking historic ground at the first all-female class, including the first city cop to wear a hijab.        ...
18:51, 06/12/2019

American tourist, 19, confesses to killing Italian police officer, reports say A 19-year-old American tourist has confessed to killing an Italian police officer who was investigating the theft of a bag and cellphone in Rome early Friday, according to Italian media reports....
07:51, 07/27/2019

US student reportedly confesses to killing police officer in central Rome Mario Cerciello Rega was repeatedly stabbed early on Friday in a crime that has shaken ItalyA 19-year-old US student has confessed to killing a policeman in central Rome, in a crime that has shaken Italy, national news agency ANSA reported on Friday.Mario Cerciello Rega, an officer with the Carabini...
13:51, 07/27/2019

Woman Yelled "I'm Pregnant" Seconds Before Police Officer Shot Her Dead An 11-year officer with the Baytown, Texas, Police Department shot and killed a 44-year-old woman Monday night in the parking lot of the apartment complex where she lived, authorities said - an......
07:00, 05/15/2019

Officer Probing Case Involving P Chidambaram Transferred To Delhi Police Investigating officer in the INX Media case involving senior Congress leader and former finance minister P Chidambaram, Rakesh Ahuja, has been transferred back to the Delhi Police as his term in the......
17:34, 08/22/2019

Hong Kong police officer threatens protesters with shotgun – video Police have clashed with protesters outside Kwai Chung police station where dozens of demonstrators are being held. Protesters gathered outside the police station after authorities announced that 44 arrested protesters would appear in court. One officer was seen brandishing a shotgun at the proteste...
22:17, 07/31/2019

A Confused Police Officer Pulled Over a Self-Driving Vehicle on Its First Day Carrying Passengers (PROVIDENCE, R.I.) — A self-driving shuttle got pulled over by police on its first day carrying passengers on a new Rhode Island route. Providence Police Chief Hugh Clements says an officer pulled over the odd-looking autonomous vehicle because he had never seen one before. The bus-like vehicl...
21:17, 05/15/2019

Maryland police department investigating officer caught on video using the n-word The Montgomery County, Maryland, Department of Police says it is investigating a white female officer after she was recorded on Instagram Live and on her own body camera using the n-word while talking with a group of black men....
14:51, 05/12/2019

Minneapolis Police Officer Convicted of Murder in Shooting of Australian Woman The former officer, Mohamed Noor, fired a single shot that killed Justine Ruszczyk in 2017. She had been calling the police, reporting that she heard screaming....
04:51, 05/01/2019

Florida officer injured after being struck by teen driving stolen car, police say A Florida police sergeant was treated for his injuries Monday night after a 15-year-old, who was driving a stolen car, crashed into his patrol car, police say. ...
11:34, 07/17/2019

Video shows pregnant woman shot by police officer in Texas Horrifying video captures a Texas police officer shooting dead a woman moments after she yelled, “I’m pregnant!” while getting Tasered. The woman — identified by family as grandmother-of-three Pamela Turner, 44 — was shown struggling to resist arrest for outstanding war...
22:34, 05/14/2019

Missouri officer is shot twice by teen caught breaking into vehicle, police say A Missouri police officer was shot early Thursday morning and two people have been arrested after two officers confronted a teen allegedly breaking into a vehicle, police said....
06:17, 06/21/2019

Chicago police offering $10,000 reward for information on suspect who shot officer Chicago police provided the public with an update on the search for a shooter who critically wounded an officer early Wednesday morning. They're offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction....
15:51, 06/27/2019

Florida police officer rescues 2 from submerged vehicle, says 'it didn't really matter what it took' A Florida police officer credited with rescuing two passengers trapped in a submerged vehicle batted away praise for his recent heroics, saying, “When you have the opportunity to do something or save a life, you have to go in and do it.”...
19:17, 07/18/2019

Suspect caught in fatal shooting of Mississippi officer at police station A Biloxi police officer on his way home spotted a man resembling the suspect in the death of Biloxi Police Officer Robert McKeithen.        ...
15:34, 05/07/2019

South Bend police officer who fatally shot black man resigns The white Indiana police officer who fatally shot a black man last month — causing Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg to briefly return home — has resigned. Fraternal Order of Police president Harvey Mills confirmed Sgt. Ryan O’Neill’s departure from the South Bend Police D...
10:34, 07/16/2019

Las Vegas police officer who 'froze' during 2017 massacre fired by department An armed, veteran police officer who stood idle for several minutes as the Las Vegas gunman slaughtered dozens of concertgoers in 2017 was fired by the department months ago, officials revealed Tuesday....
21:51, 07/03/2019

Rattlesnake bite sends Alabama police officer, a mother of 3, to ICU for days The only female police officer in one Alabama city was bitten by a rattlesnake about 40 minutes before the end of her overnight shift Monday morning, causing her to receive 16 vials of antivenin and stay at least three days in the hospital’s intensive care unit....
23:00, 06/20/2019

Family of woman fatally shot by Minneapolis police officer receives $20M The settlement is believed to be the largest stemming from police violence in the state of Minnesota, and roughly four to five times as large as any settlement paid out in recent years....
01:51, 05/04/2019

Capitol Police officer arrested in Manhattan for brutal attack on his wife A US Capitol Police officer was arrested in a Lower Manhattan hotel Saturday for allegedly beating and choking his wife in front of their teenage son, police sources said Monday. Staff at the AC Hotel New York Downtown called the NYPD around 10 p.m. to report two people fighting. When they arrived a...
07:34, 07/16/2019

U.S. teen claims he stabbed Italian police officer in defense, judge says One of two American teenagers arrested for murder said he knifed an Italian officer because he was afraid he was being strangled, a judge said.        ...
04:17, 07/30/2019

South Dakota police officer accused of shooting stray cats NORTH SIOUX CITY, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota police officer accused of shooting stray cats is facing criminal charges. A criminal complaint filed in Union County charges North Sioux City Officer Derek McIntosh with a misdemeanor. Police began investigating McIntosh on May 9 after other officers repo...
18:34, 05/16/2019

Man tried to climb White House fence, assaulted police officer, authorities say A suspect was stopped by Secret Service agents Friday night as he allegedly tried to climb over a White House security barrier, according to reports. ...
14:17, 06/15/2019

Watch: Wisconsin police officer rescues raccoon from peanut butter jar A Wisconsin police department shared video of an officer nicknamed the "pet detective" rescuing a raccoon with a peanut butter jar stuck on its head....
23:34, 08/16/2019

| WATCH | Russian police probe video of officer beating woman Russia's interior ministry has opened an investigation after a video showing a riot policeman punching a woman in the stomach during a protest for free elections went viral....
14:52, 08/13/2019

Texas police officer fatally shoots woman who reportedly said ‘I’m pregnant’ A Texas police officer fatally shot a woman who police said grabbed his Taser and used it against him, moments after she seemed to say "I'm pregnant" in an altercation captured on video....
19:17, 05/14/2019

New York police fire officer who placed Eric Garner in deadly chokehold The white New York City police officer who used a deadly chokehold on Eric Garner during a 2014 arrest was fired on Monday, five years after video of the encounter fueled nationwide protests against police brutality....
05:17, 08/20/2019

2 American Teenagers Admit Killing Police Officer in Rome, Officials Say The teenagers, 18 and 19, were charged on Saturday over the fatal stabbing of the military police officer after what officials said had been a drug deal gone bad....
14:51, 07/28/2019

Wisconsin firefighter killed in Wednesday shooting; police officer, 2 others also shot The firefighter was shot, along with three other people including a police officer, while at the scene of a medical emergency in Appleton.        ...
14:51, 05/16/2019

Officer accused of sexually abusing 15-year-old killed himself, Mississippi police say The apparent suicide follows claims that the Jackson Police Department officer sexually assaulted a 15-year-old girl in Mississippi.        ...
10:00, 05/28/2019

Suicide of Quebec provincial police officer a reminder of job’s mental toll In addition to finding the childrens' bodies, it was Sûreté du Québec officer Patrick Bigras who arrested Guy Turcotte at the scene, after finding him hiding under a bed....
03:17, 07/24/2019

Woman’s rash leads to shocking cancer diagnosis: 'I thought it was eczema' When 20-year-old Olivia Nikolic noticed a rash forming on her hip, she assumed it was a bout of eczema. But when the rash spread — and did so quickly — to other areas of her leg, she would later learn it was a sign of something far more serious: cancer, or stage 4 lymphoma, specifically. ...
01:51, 07/30/2019

Woman’s rash leads to shocking cancer diagnosis: ‘I thought it was eczema’ When 20-year-old Olivia Nikolic noticed a rash forming on her hip, she assumed it was a bout of eczema. But when the rash spread — and did so quickly — to other areas of her leg, she would learn it was a sign of something far more serious: cancer, or stage 4 lymphoma, specifically. “I......
02:17, 07/30/2019

Pakistani police say a bomb targeting security forces guarding Sufi shrine in city of Lahore kills 4, wounds several LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say a bomb targeting security forces guarding Sufi shrine in city of Lahore kills 4, wounds several....
08:00, 05/08/2019

Tunnel to Towers raises money to pay off mortgage of slain Texas police officer A fundraising organization is asking for donations to help pay off the mortgage of slain Texas police officer Cpl. Jose 'Speedy' Espericueta, who leaves behind a wife and two children....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Black Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Being Shot by a Police Officer During Traffic Stop For black men throughout the country, getting pulled over by the police is one of our biggest fears—if not our greatest source of anxiety. But to be charged with attempting to murder a police officer after what should’ve been a routine stop is something none of us could ever foresee coming....
07:00, 07/02/2019

Ohio police officer rescues child from burning home in dramatic video A police officer in Ohio who was the first to arrive at a burning home over the weekend helped rescue a child trapped inside in a dramatic moment captured on video....
20:00, 07/11/2019

Texas boy who went viral for tying Honor Guard member's shoe wants to be police officer A young boy who stepped in to tie the shoe of an Honor Guard member during a Fourth of July parade said the viral gesture was made out of respect, expressing his desire to become a police officer when he grows up....
18:34, 07/09/2019

Police pursuing complaint against Raptors president Masai Ujiri for battery of an officer Police confirmed Friday morning that they are pursuing a misdemeanor complaint against Raptors president Masai Ujiri for battery of a police officer.       ...
04:34, 06/15/2019

Police officer sent to rehab for doing scratch-off lottery tickets on duty, lawsuit claims Officer's lawsuit claims he was subjected to a hostile work environment at Wayne Police Department, causing undue emotional distress and humiliation.        ...
16:17, 07/17/2019

Parents of police officer poisoned in Salisbury Novichok attack hit out at plans for TV drama The parents of a police officer poisoned in the Salisbury Novichok attack have labelled plans to make a TV drama about the incident "inappropriately premature."...
16:00, 05/31/2019

Two Americans held in Italian custody after stabbing death of 35-year-old police officer Two teenage U.S. tourists were arrested in Rome for the stabbing death of an Italian police officer that has sparked outrage in the country.        ...
09:51, 07/29/2019

Graphic bodycam footage captures shootout that killed Sacramento police officer The Sacramento Police Department released bodycam footage of a shootout that resulted in the killing of 26-year-old rookie officer Tara O'Sullivan.        ...
22:51, 06/23/2019

Italian police officer allegedly killed by American teens remembered as hero Mario Cerciello Rega’s funeral took place in the same church where his wedding did, just 43 days ago. The church, in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius, was overflowing with dignitaries and police brass....
22:51, 07/29/2019

Minneapolis police officer who killed Justine Damond given 12-year jail term Mohamed Noor convicted in April over death of AustralianNoor said sorry in court for ‘taking the life of a perfect person’A former Minneapolis police officer convicted of killing the Australian life coach Justine Damond apologized to her family for “taking the life of a perfect person”, just before ...
23:00, 06/07/2019

Michigan police officer investigated, on paid leave after KKK items found at home A Michigan police officer is under investigation and on paid administrative leave after potential buyers of his property toured his home and found items inside related to the Confederacy and the Ku Klux Klan. Robert Mathis, who is black, and his wife, Reyna, toured the home of Officer Charles Anders...
06:51, 08/11/2019

Police officer who sawed and smashed through man's windscreen is guilty of gross misconduct A police officer who sawed and smashed his way through a man's windscreen with a knife after mistaking him for a drug dealer committed gross misconduct, an investigation has found....
14:34, 06/15/2019

Kyrgyzstan ex-president detained after government raid on home; one police officer killed Former Kyrgyzstan President Almazbek Atambayev was arrested by government security forces Wednesday during a nighttime raid on his property, resulting in the death of one officer....
00:00, 08/09/2019

Death of corrections officer prompts heavy police presence at Superior Court TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department has responded to Pima County Superior Court, located at 110 W. Congress St. in reference to a report of deceased employee Wednesday afternoon. PCSD officials said the incident does not pose a danger to the public. There are no outstanding suspect...
03:00, 08/22/2019

Indiana woman steals dentures, wears them to meeting with probation officer: police An Indiana sheriff's office took a "bite out of crime" Monday when they caught a woman wearing a set of dentures "that clearly were not hers" at her own probation meeting....
16:17, 07/25/2019

Texas woman who proclaimed pregnancy before being shot by officer wasn't with child, police say The Baytown Police Department is saying that a woman who screamed “I’m pregnant” before being shot by a police officer on Monday night was not actually with child....
02:17, 05/15/2019

White New York police officer fired for deadly chokehold of Eric Garner The New York Police Department on Monday fired the white officer who used a deadly chokehold on Eric Garner, an African American, while trying to arrest him in 2014 as Garner repeatedly said "I can't breathe."...
19:51, 08/19/2019

Off-duty Florida police officer dives into canal to pull two people from submerged car (WESH) Body camera footage shows the moments after a Cocoa, Florida police police officer rescued two people from a submerged car while off duty. Corporal Ken Brackin says he heard the crash while at his home in Titusville early Tuesday morning and rushed to help. Body camera footage from the Titusv...
10:34, 07/19/2019

US teen accused of killing Italian police officer was charged over an assault in California California teen accused of murdering an Italian police officer in Rome had been previously charged in an assault in the United States, according to a source with knowledge of the events following the incident....
10:51, 08/01/2019

'I can't breathe': New York police officer faces disciplinary trial in Garner death The disciplinary trial of the New York City police officer who put Eric Garner, an unarmed black man, in a fatal chokehold began on Monday, nearly five years after widely seen video of the death sparked a national outcry about policing tactics....
19:00, 05/13/2019

Los Angeles police officer charged with multiple rapes after DNA links him to cold case A LAPD officer is facing life in prison after an investigation into an accusation of rape led to the discovery of another victim.        ...
19:17, 07/18/2019

Years after chokehold death, New York police officer's disciplinary trial to begin The disciplinary trial of the New York City police officer who put Eric Garner, an unarmed black man, in a fatal chokehold will begin on Monday, nearly five years after widely seen video of the death sparked a national outcry about policing tactics....
15:00, 05/13/2019

Sacramento police officer dies after long shooting standoff during domestic call Tara O’Sullivan, 26, died at UC Davis Medical Center hours after a gunman opened fire on her, police in Sacramento said early Thursday.        ...
17:34, 06/20/2019

Florida man drags police officer clinging to vehicle in harrowing bodycam video A police officer in Florida had a harrowing experience last month during a traffic stop when a man took off and dragged him at speeds of up to 60 mph as he held on in a moment captured on video. ...
23:00, 06/20/2019

New Jersey police officer fatally shoots ex-wife, wounds boyfriend, prosecutors say A 24-year veteran of a New Jersey police department has been arrested Monday after shooting and killing his ex-wife and wounding her boyfriend, prosecutors say....
21:00, 07/15/2019

LAPD officer linked to two separate rape cases by DNA 'cold match': police A longtime officer with the Los Angeles Police Department was arrested this week after an investigation linked his DNA to two separate rape cases in 2015 and 2018, prosecutors said Wednesday. ...
10:17, 07/18/2019

Police video shows man who walked into NYPD station with knife and 'asked to be shot' A 26-year-old man "holding a long knife" walked into a precinct and asked to be shot, police said. He received the shock of a stun gun instead.        ...
04:17, 07/29/2019

The year-long rash of supply chain attacks against open source is getting worse (credit: Wired UK/Shuttershock) A rash of supply chain attacks hitting open source software over the past year shows few signs of abating, following the discovery this week of two separate backdoors slipped into a dozen libraries downloaded by hundreds of thousands of server administrators. The fi...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Arlington Police Officer Fired After Being Charged with Homicide in Shooting Death of 24-Year-Old Black Man Arlington, Tex. police officer Bau Tran has been fired days after he was charged with criminally negligent homicide for shooting and killing 24-year-old O’Shae Terry during a traffic stop in 2018, according to the Associated Press....
05:00, 05/19/2019

Twin suicide bombings in Tunisian capital kill police officer, Interior Ministry says  Tunisia’s relative stability has been periodically threatened by political assassinations as well as deadly militant attacks claimed by the Islamic State....
15:34, 06/27/2019

Video shows deadly Connecticut police shooting after officer yells 'show me your hands' A set of videos released Friday shows the moment a Connecticut police officer opens fire at an 18-year-old who drove at him after an attempted traffic stop and chase last month that sparked protests by family members and activists....
19:00, 05/05/2019

Hundreds attend wake of Italian police officer allegedly killed by two American tourists Friends, family and a grieving community gathered at a church in Rome Sunday to pay last respects to a fallen officer who was allegedly stabbed to death by two young Americans....
03:51, 07/29/2019

New Jersey police officer could get life sentence after driver gunned down during high-speed chase A New Jersey police officer could be spending the rest of his life in prison after being charged with shooting and killing a driver and wounding a passenger during a wild chase caught on video....
21:34, 05/22/2019

Pc Andrew Harper: Man, 20, winks from dock as he appears in court charged with murdering police officer The man accused of murdering newlywed PC Andrew Harper when he was investigating a burglary winked from the dock as he appeared in court for the first time this morning....
11:51, 08/20/2019

London police officer stabbed in head by machete-wielding man; cop manages to taser suspect A London police officer conducting a routine traffic stop was seriously injured Thursday morning after he was stabbed several times by a man wielding a machete, officials said. ...
18:34, 08/08/2019

Male student poses as girl to catch sexual predators, nabs police officer _____ A California college student used a Snapchat filter to pose as an underage girl online in an effort to catch sexual predators. The alleged predator he caught was a San Mateo police officer. Ethan, 20, a San Francisco Bay Area college student, used Snapchat’s gender-switch filter to becom...
21:34, 06/15/2019

Italian officer allegedly killed by American teens was stabbed with knife brought from US, say police Mario Cerciello Rega, the Italian policeman who was allegedly killed by teenage American tourists Finnegan Lee Elder and Gabriel Natale Hjorth was stabbed 11 times with a knife carried into Italy from the United States, according to police in Rome....
19:17, 07/29/2019

British police investigate officer who appeared on African reality TV show 'without authority': reports British authorities are investigating after one of their police officers appeared on the Nigerian version of Big Brother “without authority,” reports say. ...
23:18, 08/13/2019

Minneapolis Police Officer Awarded $585,000 in Suit Over Abuse of State Driver's License Database Minneapolis police officer Amy Krekelberg won $585,000 in a jury verdict this week, including $300,000 in punitive damages, after suing the city and two officers over unauthorized access to a government database of driver’s license information, Wired reported.Read more......
02:17, 06/24/2019

Alabama police officer killed, two wounded in shooting; suspect Grady Wilkes in custody The Alabama man accused of fatally shooting one police officer and wounding two others near Auburn University was arrested Monday.        ...
19:00, 05/20/2019

Ex-Minneapolis police officer gets 12½-year prison term for fatal shooting of unarmed 911 caller MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ex-Minneapolis police officer gets 12½-year prison term for fatal shooting of unarmed 911 caller....
18:34, 06/07/2019

American teen 'distraught' over death of Italian police officer, did not know friend was armed, father says The father of one of the two American teens jailed in the fatal stabbing of an Italian police officer said Wednesday his son is "distraught" over what happened the night the officer was slain, but that he was not aware that a friend was armed at the time....
00:17, 08/01/2019

Police officer who shot dead Aussie woman after sex assault report GUILTY of murder A POLICE officer has been found guilty of murder for shooting dead an Australian woman while responding to her report of a sex assault near her home....
15:00, 05/01/2019

Good Samaritans, ex-rugby player praised for helping Texas police officer take down suspect A police officer in Texas got a suspected criminal off the streets last week thanks to a group of good Samaritans, including one who put an end to a foot chase by literally tackling the man....
15:51, 06/30/2019

North Carolina man charged with murdering Missouri officer shot while responding to call: police A 26-year-old man from North Carolina has been charged with murder for shooting and killing a Missouri officer who was responding to a call in Louis County on Sunday, police said Monday....
09:17, 06/25/2019

Former police officer on front line of Manchester Arena bombings running 10km races for each of 22 victims A former police officer who was on the front line of the Manchester Arena bombings is nearing the end of his mission to personally memorialise the victims who died in the attacks....
23:17, 05/16/2019

Police officer killed, protesters injured in Sudan after transitional power structure deal announced Violence flared in Sudan's capital Khartoum late on Monday after the military council and opposition groups said they had agreed to a power structure for the country's transition following the ouster of President Omar al-Bashir last month....
01:34, 05/14/2019

Former Minneapolis police officer found guilty in 2017 death of unarmed woman shot after calling 911 Former Minneapolis Police Officer Mohamed Noor was found guilty by a jury on Tuesday in the 2017 death of Justine Damond, an unarmed woman who was fatally shot shortly after she called 911 to report a possible rape....
02:17, 05/01/2019

FOP vice president slams 'disgusting' video of hecklers taunting police at scene of officer's death Sacramento police officers were heckled by members of the community while investigating the scene where rookie officer Tara O'Sullivan was killed last week, and the Vice President of the National Fraternal Order of Police says interactions like that are all too common these days....
19:00, 06/24/2019

Police in Gibraltar arrest captain and chief officer of Iranian supertanker Grace 1 for breaching EU sanctions Police in Gibraltar said they have arrested the captain and chief officer of the detained Iranian Grace 1 supertanker accused of violating EU sanctions on Syria and have seized documents and electronic devices from the vessel....
17:51, 07/11/2019

Louisiana Police Officer, Spurred by a Fake News Story, Implied Rep. Ocasio-Cortez Should Be Shot A Gretna, La., police officer is facing intense criticism after attacking U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Facebook last week, where he seemed to insinuate that she should be shot. In a social media post made last Thursday, officer Charlie Rispoli shared a false news item with a fabricated quot...
02:00, 07/23/2019

Ohio State campus police officer honored by President Trump for response to knife attack Ohio State police officer Alan Horujko, who fatally shot a knife-wielding attacker on campus, received the Medal of Valor at the White House.        ...
07:34, 05/23/2019

California police officer accused of soliciting minor for sex found dead in apparent suicide, cops say A San Diego police officer arrested last month for allegedly soliciting sex from a minor was found shot dead inside his home Monday in what police are calling an apparent suicide....
02:34, 08/07/2019

South Bend officer: Pete Buttigieg must 'recuse himself' from police shooting probe, is using it to 'further political campaign' Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg is using an Indiana police-involved shooting probe to further his White House ambitions, according to the local police union president....
08:17, 07/03/2019

Father of US teen accused of killing Italian police officer hopes video will show 'what actually happened' The father of one of the two American teenagers accused over the murder of an Italian police officer is returning to the US, but his fight is not over....
23:17, 08/03/2019

Eric Garner: Family of black man who died during arrest attempt tell of anger as police officer avoids prosecution The family of a black American who died during an attempted police arrest have voiced their anger after the white officer involved avoided prosecution....
11:00, 07/17/2019

Security footage shows Florida police officer use his body to stop rolling car from hitting its elderly owner (WESH/NBC News) Security footage shows a Florida police officer leaping into action to save an elderly driver from her own car. The video shows a police officer getting into his cruiser at a Leesburg gas station as a woman who’d parked next to him got out of her car. Then her car started to ro...
07:00, 06/20/2019

Florida police officer’s body camera rolls as he’s pulled along at 60 miles per hour during traffic stop gone wrong (WESH/NBC News) Dramatic body camera footage shows a Florida police officer being dragged after a traffic stop gone wrong. Orlando Police say Zavier Askew, 25, took off from a traffic stop after the officer spotted marijuana in his car with the officer holding on. According to officials, the suspect...
07:00, 06/20/2019

Alabama police officer shot, suspect dead after armed robbery turns into shootout in downtown Birmingham An Alabama police officer was shot and wounded and a suspect was killed after an armed robbery at a local convenience store turned into a deadly shootout Wednesday night....
19:17, 07/18/2019

Video shows NFL hopeful Malik McDowell attack Michigan police officer, reach for stun gun: report Alarming video showing defensive tackle Malik McDowell allegedly attack a Michigan police officer and wrestle him for his stun gun during a routine traffic stop back in February was released on Tuesday. ...
23:17, 07/09/2019

Sacramento Police Department confirms that a female officer shot while assisting on a domestic violence call has died SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sacramento Police Department confirms that a female officer shot while assisting on a domestic violence call has died....
10:34, 06/20/2019

Alabama Police Officer Rehired After Mocking Nigel Shelby’s Suicide: ‘We Feel He Will Be a Good Addition to the Department’ In April, we learned of Nigel Shelby—the 15-year-old Huntsville High freshman who allegedly took his own life after relentless homophobic bullying drove him to despair. His tragic fate became headline news as mourners throughout the world struggled to come to grips with this devastating loss....
02:17, 07/13/2019

Brain-eating amoeba kills again—here’s how it kills and how to avoid it Enlarge / Ahhhhhhhhhhhh (credit: Getty | James Morgan) A 59-year-old North Carolina man died Monday, July 22, from an infection caused by the free-living amoeba Naegleria fowleri, aka the “brain-eating amoeba.” According to state officials, the man fell victim to the single-celled organism after s...
22:34, 07/26/2019

UK mom bitten by Lyme disease-carrying tick develops 'bullseye rash,' warns others about common signs of illness A mom from Leicester, England, is warning others to be on the lookout for a common sign of Lyme disease this summer after she contracted the tick-borne illness. ...
20:51, 07/30/2019

Police officers' actions were 'wrong': NYPD apologizes for Stonewall riots, 50 years later Commissioner James O'Neill said Thursday that "the actions taken by the NYPD were wrong."        ...
00:00, 06/07/2019

Store clerk, local newspaper apologize for pushing video showing final moments of wounded police officer A Missouri store clerk has apologized after livestreaming the death of a police officer on Facebook, and a local newspaper has apologized for linking to the video....
02:00, 06/25/2019

Pc Andrew Harper latest: Accused Jed Foster winks from dock as he appears in court charged with murdering police officer The man accused of murdering newlywed PC Andrew Harper when he was investigating a burglary winked from the dock as he appeared in court for the first time this morning....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Vivek Oberoi Gets Police Protection Amid Threats Actor Vivek Oberoi has been provided protection, a police official said Wednesday evening. There were intelligence inputs about threat to the Bollywood actor, the official said....
02:00, 05/23/2019

Dispatcher names therapy dog 'Sully' after fallen Sacramento police officer The Sacramento emergency dispatcher who handled the chilling police channel during a violent standoff that killed an officer adopted a therapy dog.        ...
00:00, 06/25/2019

An Indiana police officer is 'regretful' for Kanye West blackface photo Clarksville Police Capt. Joel DeMoss, who is white, was tagged in a photo on Facebook that showed him dressed in blackface to mimic Kanye West        ...
00:00, 06/07/2019

Lucas Dobson 'unlikely to be found alive', says Police officer leading search for missing boy A six-year-old boy who has been missing since Saturday after falling into a river is "unlikely" to be found alive, the police officer leading the search has said....
16:51, 08/19/2019

Lucas Dobson: Missing boy 'unlikely to be found alive' says police officer leading search A six-year-old boy who has been missing since Saturday after falling into a river is "unlikely" to be found alive, the police officer leading the search has said....
03:51, 08/19/2019

Rio Vista Police Release Body Cam Footage Showing Officer Body Slamming Woman During a Traffic Stop Police in Rio Vista, Calif., released body cam footage Tuesday of a traffic stop that ended with an officer body slamming a woman who wanted to know what was happening with family members detained during a traffic stop....
00:17, 05/10/2019

Thousands detained in Kashmir amid communications blackout: police The latest crackdown began this month, just before Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist-led government stripped Kashmir of its semi-autonomy....
01:00, 08/21/2019

Pakistan PM suspends police amid outrage over child's murder Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has suspended police accused of being slow to investigate the abduction and murder of a 10-year-old girl in a case that has sparked national outrage, a minister said on Thursday....
17:17, 05/23/2019

Indonesian police arrest at least 20 amid post-election violence Indonesian police have arrested at least 20 people accused of provoking riots in Jakarta following official results showing President Joko Widodo had been re-elected, a police spokesman said on Wednesday....
09:00, 05/22/2019

Met Police insist they respect press freedom amid leaks row The Metropolitan Police have said they "respect the rights of the media" following a warning to journalists, seen as a direct attack on press freedom....
00:34, 07/14/2019

Dutch police deployed amid major phone outage The Netherlands has been struck by a monumental telecommunications outage, prompting police to hit the streets. Authorities were unsure why it happened, but ruled out a hacking attack....
22:17, 06/24/2019

American tourists, 19, 'confess' to stabbing police officer to death in Italy after drug deal gone wrong Two 19-year-old American tourists have confessed to fatally stabbing a paramilitary policeman who was investigating the theft of a bag with a cellphone, police in Italy have said....
16:51, 07/27/2019

St. Louis officer Nathaniel Hendren pleads not guilty to shooting officer Katlyn Alix A St. Louis police officer pleaded not guilty Monday to charges he killed a fellow off-duty officer during a Russian roulette-style game earlier this year....
23:34, 04/29/2019

Cyprus killings: Police chief apologises amid negligence claims Cyprus' new police chief has apologised over the force's handling of a serial killer case, amid accusations that negligent police work allowed him to murder more people....
23:17, 05/07/2019

| Australian police raid public broadcaster amid media crackdown Australian police have raided the headquarters of public broadcaster ABC, the second high-profile raid on journalists in 24 hours in a sharp crackdown on sensitive leaks....
09:34, 06/06/2019

The Latest: Hong Kong police mobilize amid protest calls HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on a highly contentious extradition bill in Hong Kong (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Local media reports in Hong Kong say police are mobilizing thousands of additional officers to keep order amid calls for protesters to begin gathering Tuesday night to oppose a highly conte...
13:00, 06/11/2019

Hong Kong police arrest pro-independence figure amid further protests Founder of the banned Hong Kong National party among eight arrests by police as public servants prepare to marchHong Kong police have arrested eight people, including a prominent pro-independence activist, on suspicion of having offensive weapons and explosives, ahead of a weekend of mass protests.O...
13:17, 08/02/2019

Few heed latest call for caravan amid fear after police raid Calls for a new migrant caravan have largely gone unheeded as a relatively small group departed from Honduras a week after a raid by Mexican police resulted in hundreds of detentions and the dissolution of a previous caravan...
20:00, 04/30/2019

Hong Kong Protesters Clash With Police Amid Fears of Mob Violence The prospect of further street brawls between civilians lent a heightened sense of danger and uncertainty to protests that have continued for 10 consecutive weekends...
14:34, 08/11/2019

German state election body gets police guard amid right-wing threats Election officials in Saxony are getting police protection due to concerns for their safety. The eastern state's election body began getting threats after it disqualified far-right AfD candidates from an upcoming poll....
23:34, 07/09/2019

At least eight dead as cops raid Rio slum amid sharp rise in killings by police At least eight people died when police raided a drug-scarred Rio de Janeiro neighborhood on Monday, amid a sharp jump in police killing of suspected criminals in the state that underlines the tough new security measures favored by far-right President Jair Bolsonaro....
12:17, 05/07/2019

Hong Kong police attack protesters with tear gas amid political unrest The sharp escalation in law enforcement tactics came on the 22nd anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China — a city holiday — and reflected mounting frustration with city leader Carrie Lam....
22:17, 07/01/2019

Pete Buttigieg returns to South Bend amid tension over police shooting Mayor will attend peace walk and event for Eric LoganDemocratic candidate faces questions over race relationsPete Buttigieg returned to South Bend on Saturday to attend events in memory of Eric Logan, an African American man shot dead by a white police officer in the small Indiana city. Related: Pet...
18:00, 06/29/2019

UK halts sale of teargas to Hong Kong amid police brutality claims Jeremy Hunt calls for investigation into ‘violent scenes’ during protestsThe UK is suspending future sales of teargas and other crowd control equipment to Hong Kong until an independent investigation is held into allegations of police brutality during mass protests earlier this month.The foreign sec...
00:17, 06/26/2019

At least 8 dead as cops raid Rio slum amid sharp rise in killings by police At least eight people died when police raided a drug-scarred Rio de Janeiro neighborhood on Monday, amid a sharp jump in police killing of suspected criminals in the state that underlines the tough new security measures favored by far-right President Jair Bolsonaro....
04:17, 05/07/2019

Phoenix police chief promises change amid civil rights claim PHOENIX (AP) — Police Chief Jeri Williams promised change in her department after being booed by some of hundreds of people gathered Tuesday night to discuss a videotaped police encounter that has caused a national outcry. The meeting at a downtown church was called by the city in the wake of the re...
08:51, 06/19/2019

Hong Kong: thousands march in Yuen Long amid police standoff Activists defy police ban to stage protest at site where attacks took place last weekendHundreds of protesters marching in Yuen Long, the district in Hong Kong where suspected gang members attacked commuters last weekend, are locked in a standoff with riot police officers.Protesters in black T-shirt...
13:51, 07/27/2019

Hong Kong Police Fire Pepper Spray At Protesters Amid Scuffles Hong Kong police fired pepper spray at protesters near government buildings on Wednesday as tensions ramped up over an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial....
11:34, 06/12/2019

Philadelphia police head resigns amid sexual harassment, discrimination allegations The resignation comes days after Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney called Richard Ross Jr. the best police commissioner in the U.S.        ...
22:00, 08/21/2019

Algeria's finance minister, ex police chief in court amid graft investigations Algeria's finance minister and ex police chief appeared in court on Monday, joining a list of powerful figures to face judicial investigations since mass protests forced the resignation of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika this month....
13:51, 04/29/2019

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment, Discrimination Allegations With the integrity of the Philadelphia police department crippled by allegations of sexual harassment and discrimination, commissioner Richard Ross made the abrupt decision to resign on Tuesday....
23:34, 08/21/2019

Ex CEO faces trial over wave of suicides French telecom company Orange and its former chief executive have gone on trial in Paris, accused of pursuing a strategy to destabilize employees that resulted in a wave of suicides a decade ago....
23:17, 05/06/2019

U.S. teen suicides rising, especially among boys For nearly a decade, suicide rates have been climbing among U.S. teens, with an especially pronounced increase in boys recently, a new study suggests....
21:34, 06/18/2019

American teen arrested in Italian police officer's death 'illegally blindfolded' An American teenager was 'illegally blindfolded' before he was questioned about his alleged involvement in an Italian police officer's death.        ...
09:51, 07/29/2019

Amid Tear Gas and New Clashes With Police, Hong Kong Protestors Pull Down Chinese Flag HONG KONG (AP) — Protesters and authorities clashed in Hong Kong again on Saturday, as demonstrators removed a Chinese national flag from its pole and flung it into the city’s iconic Victoria Harbor and police fired tear gas after some protesters vandalized a police station. The scene wa...
19:17, 08/03/2019

Portland police declare 'civil disturbance' amid clashes after far-right, far-left rallies; at least 13 arrested Portland police seized weapons including bear spray, shields and metal and wooden poles from both right-wing groups and counterprotesters gathered in downtown Portland, Oregon, on Saturday for an unpermitted rally....
02:17, 08/18/2019

Calm prevails in Memphis neighborhood two days after fatal shooting, amid police patrols Police helicopters and squad cars patrolled the Memphis neighborhood overnight into Friday morning where a young black man was fatally shot by federal agents, with residents appearing to heed calls for calm a day after sometimes violent street demonstrations....
16:51, 06/14/2019

England fans say police raised batons amid ‘dangerous crushing’ at semi-final • Ticket system failed before Nations League semi-final• ‘No violence, just panic,’ says one England supporterEngland supporters have criticised the stadium authorities and Uefa for not doing enough to stop “dangerous crushing” after the electronic ticket system stopped working before the Nations Le...
19:17, 06/07/2019

How Bad Is Maharashtra Farmer Crisis? 8 Suicides Every Day For 4 Years As many as 12,021 farmers committed suicide in Maharashtra from 2015 to 2018 for reasons that included bank loans and crop failure, averaging eight deaths a day. This number is over double that of the......
16:51, 06/23/2019

Suicides spiked among children following ’13 Reasons Why,’ says study 'The creators of the series intentionally portrayed the suicide of the main character. It was a very graphic depiction of the suicide death,' which can trigger suicidal behaviour, Jeff Bridge said....
15:51, 05/01/2019

Passau crossbow deaths may be suicides, of a sort Investigators say they need more time to find out how and why three people died in Passau from crossbow wounds and two women died 600 kilometers away. How the deaths are linked is a question posing challenges....
21:00, 05/14/2019

Many US jails fail to stop inmate suicides Medication withheld, cries for help ignored, routine checks neglected: With suicides a problem in many jails across the U.S., an AP/Capital News Service examination raises troubling questions about whether deaths could have been avoided. (June 18)        ...
11:34, 06/18/2019

Boris Johnson to recruit 20,000 police officers amid knife problem gripping London, rest of UK British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said the recruitment of 20,000 new police officers will start within weeks as the new premier promises crackdown on violent crime gripping London and the rest of the country....
18:17, 07/26/2019

Buttigieg town hall devolves into shouting amid anger over South Bend police shooting A town hall featuring South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg devolved into chaos Sunday as the city struggled to respond to a deadly police-involved shooting last week....
07:34, 06/24/2019

Eric Garner: New York police officer involved in chokehold death of black suspect who cried 'I can't breathe' fired A police officer in New York involved in the chokehold death of an African-American man whose dying cries were "I can't breathe" has been fired five years after the incident....
20:51, 08/19/2019

Barrier proposed to prevent Verrazzano Bridge suicides A Brooklyn councilman is demanding the MTA look west and rip a page out of the Golden Gate Bridge’s playbook to stop a sudden surge of people leaping to death off the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Councilman Justin Brannan, a Democrat who represents the Bay Ridge side of America’s longest suspens...
07:17, 06/05/2019

U.S. youth suicides up after Netflix show, cause unclear: study Suicides by young Americans rose by nearly a third in the month following the 2017 debut of popular Netflix television drama series "13 Reasons Why," in which a teenage girl kills herself, a U.S. study showed on Monday....
02:00, 04/30/2019

AP Investigation: Many US jails fail to stop inmate suicides Suicide, long the leading cause of death in U.S. jails, hit a high of 50 deaths for every 100,000 inmates in 2014, the last year for government data. That’s 2½ times the rate of suicides in state prisons and about 3½ times that of the general population. It’s a problem commonly blamed on...
07:00, 06/18/2019

US Teen Suicides Up After Netflix's ''13 Reasons Why", Study Shows Suicides by young Americans rose by nearly a third in the month following the 2017 debut of popular Netflix television drama series "13 Reasons Why," in which a teenage girl kills herself, a U.S.......
04:51, 04/30/2019

Chirlane McCray speaks out on cop suicides after ThriveNYC controversy First lady Chirlane McCray took to Twitter on Tuesday night to speak out about the rash of cop suicides that has shaken the NYPD this year. Replying to a post from the mayor’s office — which credited McCray’s mental health program, ThirveNYC, for helping the department deal with suicide ...
12:34, 08/21/2019

A Police Union Is Telling Cops to Use the Punisher's Logo Amid an Investigation Into Racist Social Media Posts Earlier this year, a group of St. Louis police officers were put on administrative leave after their racist social media posts were resurfaced, prompting the police department to launch an investigation into them. Now, the head of St. Louis’ police union is calling for its members to support their f...
02:34, 07/16/2019

Buttigieg makes case to black civil rights group amid poor polling, police shooting Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg on Tuesday made his pitch to Rev. Jesse Jackson’s civil rights group as he sought to fire up his poor support from the black community amid a controversy surrounding a police shooting back home....
20:00, 07/02/2019

Cyprus serial killer case forces justice minister to resign amid uproar over handling by police The unprecedented spate of killings by a suspected serial killer on Cyprus that spurred uproar over how police handled the disappearances of foreign women has inflicted another causality: the country's justice minister’s job....
20:17, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. youth suicides up after Netflix show, cause unclear - study Suicides by young Americans rose by nearly a third in the month following the 2017 debut of popular Netflix television drama series "13 Reasons Why," in which a teenage girl kills herself, a U.S. study showed on Monday....
03:17, 04/30/2019

Terrorism on decline, American deaths abroad in car accidents, suicides Despite the headlines, overwhelming feeling of prevalent activity, terrorism is on the decline and not a leading cause of death among Americans abroad.        ...
20:34, 07/06/2019

French telecom giant Orange on trial over staff suicides PARIS (AP) — French telecom giant Orange and seven former or current managers are going on trial accused of moral harassment over a wave of employee suicides a decade ago. France’s main phone and internet company saw 19 suicides, 12 suicide attempts and eight cases of serious depression among ...
10:00, 05/06/2019

Researchers say there’s a simple way to reduce suicides: Increase the minimum wage “Deaths of despair” can be reduced by increasing wages and tax credits for low-income Americans, according to new research from a team at the University of California at Berkeley....
13:00, 05/04/2019

U.S. youth suicides rise 29 percent after Netflix debut of '13 Reasons Why' Suicides by young Americans rose by almost a third in the month following the 2017 streaming debut of popular Netflix television series "13 Reasons Why," in which a teenage girl is shown slitting her wrists, a U.S. study showed on Monday....
23:34, 04/29/2019

Agencies boost efforts to stop wildland firefighter suicides BOISE, Idaho (AP) – Federal wildland firefighting authorities are increasing mental health resources following an apparent increase in firefighter suicides in recent years. Officials at the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise say it’s difficult to track the number of suicides becau...
06:17, 07/15/2019

Suicides among young people spiked following release of Netflix’s ‘13 Reasons Why,’ study says Suicides among American children aged 10 to 17 have spiked to a 19-year high in the month following the release of Netflix’s popular drama series “13 Reasons Why.”...
18:34, 04/30/2019

Suicides in Jails Are Preventable: How a Unique Approach May Help Curb Self-Harm in Confinement Conspiracy theories aside, Jeffrey Epstein is one of the latest and most prominent of the hundreds that die by suicide yearly in America’s jails. His untimely death saw the Bureau of Prisons chief fired and caused heads to roll at the federal Metropolitan Correctional Center: the warden of the jail ...
02:34, 08/21/2019

Netflix Responds to Data Connecting 13 Reasons Why With Rise In Teen Suicides 13 Reasons Why, a Netflix show exploring why its protagonist died by suicide, has sparked debate among the research community as to whether it contributed to an uptick in suicide rates. Netflix CEO Reed Hastings responded to this indictment after the first season, simply stating that “nobody has to ...
00:17, 05/01/2019

Teen suicides rose after Netflix's 13 Reasons Why aired, US study shows New study found 28.9% increase in suicides among Americans aged 10-17 in month after release of the controversial teen dramaA new study has found that suicide among teenagers rose by 28.9% in the month after Netflix launched 13 Reasons Why.The report, published in the Journal of the American Academy...
16:00, 05/01/2019

Philadelphia Police Department puts 72 officers on desk duty amid investigation into anti-Muslim social media posts Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross confirmed Wednesday that seventy-two Philadelphia police officers were placed on administrative duty amid an internal investigation into alleged racist, inappropriate and anti-Muslim social media posts made by officers on the force....
23:00, 06/20/2019

13 Reasons Why Creator Responds to Study Showing Youth Suicides Up After Netflix Series 13 Reasons Why creator and showrunner Brian Yorkey is speaking out about the concerns about a possible link between the Netflix series and real-life suicide rates. According to a National......
01:00, 05/30/2019

Epstein's New York lockup rare place for inmate suicides, suicide attempts Suicides and attempted suicides among inmates have been rare occurrences at the New York federal detention center where convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein apparently killed himself....
03:17, 08/13/2019

Girls' suicides on the rise. Increase double that of males, stunning researchers Researchers found in a recent study that rates of female suicides by hanging or suffocation approached those of males.        ...
18:17, 05/17/2019

Philadelphia police union calls commissioner ‘irresponsible’ amid investigation into alleged racist, anti-Muslim social media posts The head of Philadelphia's police union has accused the city’s police commissioner of being “premature and irresponsible” with comments about expecting officers to be fired over alleged racist and anti-Muslim social media posts....
00:34, 06/21/2019

'Officer down! Officer down!' Chilling footage reveals deadly shootout in Sacramento A hearing is Monday for the man accused of killing a rookie Sacramento police officer in a fierce shootout captured on the bodycam of a fellow officer.        ...
20:00, 06/23/2019

Family murder suicides in Yemen highlight depths of war-induced mental health crisis After more than four years of fighting, many of the dreams and livelihoods of those trapped in Yemen’s capital Sana’a have simply been dashed and the hopes that the bloodletting will end anytime soon, have been laid to waste....
18:17, 07/26/2019

Uber's chief operating officer and chief marketing officer are stepping down Now that the company is public, CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says he has more time to be involved in the day-to-day operations of Uber's core businesses....
23:17, 06/07/2019

'Outrageous': Convicted criminals serve as Alaskan police amid public safety crisis, investigation finds Dozens of police officers with criminal records have worked in Alaska, despite state law that should have disqualified them, an investigation found.        ...
00:34, 07/22/2019

''Officer hit! Officer hit!:' How the dramatic Virginia Beach shooting unfolded 12 people were killed May 31, 2019, in Virginia Beach when a city employee opened fire in a municipal building.        ...
01:51, 06/02/2019

Suicides Among Black Children Are at Crisis Levels. The Congressional Black Caucus Aims to Do Something About It The rise in the suicide rate for black children ages 5 to 12 is an overlooked national emergency, according to a panel convened by the Congressional Black Caucus on the eve of Mental Health Awareness Month....
03:17, 05/03/2019

Study: Kids' suicides spiked after Netflix's '13 Reasons Why' Suicides among U.S. kids aged 10 to 17 jumped to a 19-year high in the month following the release of a popular TV series that depicted a girl ending her life, researchers said.        ...
16:17, 04/30/2019

NYPD cop charged with attacking girlfriend An off-duty NYPD cop was arrested Tuesday for allegedly attacking his girlfriend, police said. Leonard Swanson, 46, was busted in Harlem just after midnight and charged with strangulation and assault, according to the NYPD. The transit cop has been suspended without pay, according to police. Swanson...
22:00, 06/04/2019

NYPD tells the Big Apple it’s too hot for crime It’s too hot for crime — at least, that’s what the NYPD is hoping for. “Sunday has been canceled. Stay indoors, nothing to see here. Really, we got this,” the department tweeted out Sunday. The NYPD seems to have taken a cue from their colleagues in New England, who asked res...
23:51, 07/21/2019

NYPD sorry for '69 raid at Stonewall gay bar New York City's police commissioner has apologized for the 1969 police raid at the Stonewall Inn that catalyzed the modern LGBT rights movement. (June 6)        ...
00:00, 06/07/2019

Meet the NYPD’s badass bee cops The NYPD’s bee whisperers are making quite the buzz. One member of the two-man-led bee unit shocked the public when he sucked up a swarm with a hose in the Financial District — while wearing just a white t-shirt and slacks. “It was a little warm that day,” Officer Darren Mays, 48, ...
01:51, 05/31/2019

NYPD cop hit by car while rescuing kidnapping victim An NYPD officer was hit by a car in Brooklyn early Saturday while helping to rescue a man who had been kidnapped from the Bronx, police said. The victim, 32, was taken against his will from an unspecified spot in the southwest Bronx just after midnight by two men who demanded a ransom of cash......
04:51, 05/26/2019

NYPD wants to talk to man who left rice cookers Three suspicious devices that turned out to be empty rice cookers were discovered Friday morning in downtown New York, prompting a brief scare as residents began their day. All the devices were ultimately deemed safe....
04:00, 08/17/2019

Another man arrested for dousing NYPD cops with water A Bronx man has been charged with dousing a pair of on-duty NYPD cops with water in a caught-on-camera incident in the borough, police said Friday. Robert Perez, 24, of Crotona Park East was slapped with charges of criminal mischief, criminal tampering, disorderly conduct and harassment for the July...
21:00, 07/26/2019

The NYPD confiscated a ton of fireworks this Fourth of July It was a blowout Fourth of July for the NYPD. New York’s Finest confiscated huge hauls of illegal fireworks across the city Thursday — with precincts taking to Twitter the following morning to show off their collections. The 121st Precinct on Staten Island tweeted out the most impressive displ...
21:00, 07/05/2019

Ex-NYPD cop gets 60 days for road-rage beating An ex-cop found guilty of whipping another driver with handcuffs during an off-duty road rage incident is in “absolute denial” over the caught-on-video attack, according to a judge who on Wednesday sentenced him to 60 days behind bars. “I have gone through a lot,” Michael Bar...
00:00, 06/27/2019

Sister of cop who killed himself says she warned NYPD: ‘Blood is on you’ The sister of NYPD cop Robert Echeverria, who killed himself at his Queens home Wednesday, said she warned the department that her brother was unstable and might shoot himself if they didn’t try to stop him. Eileen Echeverria — who lives in West Islip, Long Island — warned the NYPD’s Int...
15:00, 08/16/2019

NYPD cop allegedly tried to hire hit man to kill her husband An NYPD cop was busted by the FBI on Friday in an alleged murder-for-hire plot that targeted her estranged husband, law enforcement sources said Friday. Officer Valerie Cincinelli, 34, is accused of using her boyfriend to hire a hit man in the failed scheme, according to a source familiar with the m...
23:34, 05/17/2019

Off-duty NYPD cop busted over domestic incident An off-duty NYPD officer was busted Monday on charges stemming from an incident in Queens with his ex-girlfriend, who’s five months pregnant, according to authorities and the alleged victim’s mother. Officer Niall O’Doherty, 34, was arrested around 6:45 a.m. for the May 16 incident...
22:17, 07/15/2019

Ex-NYPD cop who testified in bribery cases gets 4 months A federal judge in Manhattan sentenced the former head of NYPD’s gun licensing division, who took part in a wide-ranging bribery scandal and ended up ratting on other officers, to four months in prison The US Attorney’s office in Manhattan advocated for David Villanueva, a star witness in two trials...
06:00, 06/13/2019

Brooklyn activist claims NYPD cop dousing was ‘fun that went too far’ A Brooklyn community activist said the gangbanger who was arrested Wednesday for the caught-on-camera water-soaking of cops in the borough had “no malicious intent.” “It was a little fun that went too far,” Jerome Bolden, 45, a tenant association president at a NYCHA complex on Amboy Street Brownsvi...
23:51, 07/24/2019

NYPD cops celebrate National Donut Day New York’s Finest embraced their reputation as donut lovers Friday — when the NYPD tweeted out photos of cops enjoying the delicious fried treats for National Donut Day. Even health-conscious Officer Michael Counihan — renowned for posting photos of his buff physique on the Instagram handle @n...
02:00, 06/08/2019

NYPD handles massive beehive in TriBeCa What’s the big buzz around TriBeCa? On Sunday, it came from a massive swarm of bees, which shocked onlookers and forced one of the NYPD’s official beekeepers into action, authorities said. The colony of bees laid siege to a lone bicycle on the southwest corner of Greenwich and Watts stre...
11:00, 06/17/2019

NYPD Apologizes for Stonewall 50 Years Too Late On Thursday, New York Police Department Commissioner James O’Neill offered the department’s first official apology for the violence the force infamously inflicted on LGBTQ New Yorkers at the Stonewall Inn 50 years ago....
04:17, 06/07/2019

Dad wants to sue NYPD over son’s subway station electrocution death A father whose son died during a run-in with cops says the NYPD gave him inconsistent accounts of what happened and then refused to provide information from its probe, according to new court papers. Guillermo Rene Moreira says in the Manhattan Supreme Court documents that his son, Joseph, 25, died A...
23:00, 06/14/2019

NYPD apologizes for 1969 raid on Stonewall Inn gay bar Commissioner James P. O'Neill apologized Thursday on the New York Police Department's behalf for officers' actions in 1969 clash with gay patrons during a raid on the Stonewall Inn....
09:34, 06/07/2019

NYPD blasts proposal to end ‘perp walks’ A new City Council bill aims to stop cops from parading suspects in handcuffs before the media — but the NYPD protested Thursday that a ban on “perp walks” would punish officer just for doing their job. The legislation, sponsored by Democratic Queens Councilman Daniel Dromm, would ...
03:34, 06/28/2019

NYPD rescues man, 83, who took a shortcut through a marsh and got stuck in the mud An 83-year-old man who took a shortcut through a marsh he used as a child needed to be rescued after he called police to say he was “stuck and sinking in the mud.”...
17:34, 05/03/2019

Rogue crawfish rescued by NYPD in Brooklyn Forget the bayou — this crawfish was born in Brooklyn. A rogue crawfish, possibly meant for a Louisiana-style boil, somehow turned up in Sunset Park, the NYPD’s 72nd Precinct tweeted Friday morning. “Great work by Sector D, who spotted and saved a CRAWFISH. This little fella could ...
04:34, 06/01/2019

NYPD cop charged with trying to cash in on $1.5M car-loan scam An NYPD cop was busted Tuesday in a $1.5 million car-loan scam, authorities said. Officer Eduardo Rodriguez, 41, was taken into custody after taking out a loan for a vehicle that he had no intention of purchasing and funneling the dough to two other crooks, the feds said. The two cohorts kept most o...
03:34, 07/03/2019

Brooklyn DA coddling gun-toters: NYPD chief The NYPD’s top cop on Monday groused that the Brooklyn DA is going too easy on gun-possession cases — as officials announced that shootings are up citywide despite a downswing in overall crime. Of 158 guilty pleas that Brooklyn DA Eric Gonzalez has obtained for weapons possession, 47 resulted in the...
09:34, 07/09/2019

Disgraced NYPD cop on probation arrested for sex abuse A disgraced NYPD cop who is on probation for a perjury conviction last year was arrested for undressing a woman while she slept in his car, The Post has learned. Ex-detective Kevin Desormeau, 35, was charged with sexual abuse last week in connection to the April 7 attack in Midtown, authorities said...
05:00, 05/03/2019

NYPD investigates suspicious package near Brooklyn synagogue The NYPD’s Bomb Squad is investigating a suspicious package found Wednesday morning in front of a Brooklyn synagogue, cops said. The package was discovered shortly before 9 a.m. in front of 3017 Glenwood Road — where Orthodox synagogue Congregation B’nai Jacob Of Flatbush is locate...
20:00, 08/21/2019

Fired NYPD cop Daniel Pantaleo to sue commissioner to get his job back Fired NYPD cop Daniel Pantaleo will sue Police Commissioner James O’Neill in a bid to win back his job, his lawyer said Monday. Pantaleo will file a suit under Article 78 of the state Civil Practice Law and Rules, lawyer Stuart London said. The provision allows people to appeal decisions by go...
00:17, 08/20/2019

NYPD detective dies after suffering from 9/11-related illness An NYPD detective has succumbed to an illness related to his work at Ground Zero after 9/11, police said. The 62nd Precinct paid respects to Detective Christopher Cranston, saluting his casket Sunday outside the station house where he began his career. “Today, we mourn the loss of Detective Christop...
05:17, 07/22/2019

Cops ID one of the NYPD water throwers, say he’s a gang member Cops have identified one of the punks who was caught on video dousing uniformed NYPD officers with buckets of water as they attempted to make arrests over the weekend, according to police sources. The “person of interest” — described as a gang member in his 20s — was allegedly involved i...
07:51, 07/24/2019

Former NYPD detective and 9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez dead at 53 Luis Alvarez, the former NYPD detective who became a prominent fighter for the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund, has died, his family said Saturday. He was 53. “Please remember his words, ‘Please take care of yourselves and each other.’ We told him at the end that he had won this bat...
22:00, 06/29/2019

NYPD won’t arrest students for low-level offenses in schools Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Thursday that he’s ordered cops to stop arresting or summonsing Big Apple students “whenever possible” for a host of crimes — such as boozing, smoking pot and vandalism — in city schools. Controversial Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza went so far as to say cops s...
02:34, 06/21/2019

How NYPD is securing the waterfront for Fourth of July fireworks The NYPD is going under the water to protect the skies. As the country’s largest police department prepares for next week’s 43rd annual Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks show along the East River, its Harbor Unit divers are stepping up searches underwater along the Manhattan waterfront to ...
07:34, 06/27/2019

Horse bucks off NYPD mounted cop on way to funeral for late DA An NYPD officer with the Mounted Division was thrown off his horse in the middle of a Queens crosswalk Tuesday — but got right back up and hoofed it away unscathed. Six mounted units headed to late District Attorney Richard Brown’s funeral were crossing the street on Queens Boulevard and...
02:00, 05/08/2019

NYPD honors cops who died from illnesses related to 9/11 The 47 fallen heroes commemorated at the NYPD’s Memorial Hall Friday all died in the past 16 years from illnesses related to the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. “Our losses from September 11 continue to mount, and our police families continue to pay the highest price,” NYPD Commi...
04:34, 05/11/2019

Last week marked record low in city shootings: NYPD It was No. 1 without a bullet. Last week broke the record for the fewest number of shootings in New York City in a single week since the NYPD began tracking such stats, police told The Post Monday. Between May 6 and May 12, the NYPD recorded only three shooting incidents — the lowest number......
03:00, 05/14/2019

Man busted on Long Island for impersonating NYPD detective A 55-year-old man was busted in Nassau County impersonating an NYPD detective, police said. Cops said they were investigating an unrelated case at a 7-11 on Merrick Road in Oceanside just before 11 Saturday morning when they were approached by Frank Zenon. Zenon told cops he was with the NYPD. The o...
01:17, 05/13/2019

NYPD cop busted for child porn, released on $5K bail An NYPD officer was busted Thursday for allegedly having and emailing dozens of pictures of naked kids — some as young as 8 years old, authorities said. John Telesca, 37, was arrested at his Port Chester home Thursday morning and charged with promoting and possessing obscene sexual performance of a ...
04:00, 08/09/2019

Kindhearted NYPD cop helps blind woman hail cab A kindhearted NYPD officer was caught on camera helping a blind woman hail a cab in the rain on a city street, the video shows. The do-gooder in blue, identified only as transit Officer Swartz, had no clue he was being filmed when he offered up the “random act of kindness,” according to a tweet......
22:17, 07/15/2019

Retired NYPD detective gets 4 to 12 years for running brothel The retired NYPD detective who headed a multimillion-dollar prostitution and gambling ring with a cohort of other cops was sentenced Tuesday to four to 12 years in prison. Ludwig Paz’s punishment comes as part of a plea deal with prosecutors in which he copped to two counts of attempted enterprise c...
03:34, 07/03/2019

NYPD makes fourth arrest in cop-soaking incidents The New York City Police Department has arrested a fourth person in connection with a string of water dousing incidents against uniformed officers in the Bronx earlier in the week....
00:51, 07/27/2019

NYPD release image of suspect who drenched cop in Harlem The incident was one of the videos that popped up on social media this week that triggered a sharp response from NYPD’s chief of the department Tuesday morning at One Police Plaza....
02:17, 07/24/2019

NYPD cops climb Mt. Kilimanjaro for kids with cancer They took the NYPD to new heights. The three cops who announced in April their plans to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest free-standing mountain in the world, to raise money for sick children have successfully completed their seven-day summit, the Post has learned. The trio reached the 19,341-foo...
22:34, 07/23/2019

NYPD busts Staten Island man with more than 6 kilos of meth NYPD detectives yanked more than 6 kilograms of meth off the streets of Staten Island in what police hailed as a major drug bust in the area. The department’s Staten Island Overdose Task Force arrested 40-year-old Nicholas Genovese with more than 6 kilos of methamphetamine shortly before 11:30...
00:51, 07/05/2019

NYPD’s mental health emergency: What’s behind the suicide numbers The NYPD is facing a mental health emergency after its ninth officer this year died by suicide. For ex-cop and suicide survivor Chris Prochut, the crisis highlights a chronic issue in the force. “New York City cops — they’ll hold it together right to the edge, until they break,” says Prochut, 46, wh...
03:51, 08/20/2019

How the NYPD’s alleged murder-for-hire cop met her ‘target’ hubby The NYPD cop charged with trying to arrange a hit on her estranged husband met him through a fellow officer — the target’s stepfather, The Post has learned....
13:00, 05/20/2019

James O’Neill was ‘knocked down’ by latest NYPD suicide The city’s police commissioner said he was “knocked down” by an NYPD cop’s suicide this past weekend — the fifth member of service to take his own life since June and the seventh so far this year in a disturbing spate at the department. “It takes a lot to knock me down,...
07:17, 08/01/2019

More than 100 teens given free prom dresses at NYPD giveaway For a few hours, they were the queens of Queens. More than 100 teens were treated like royalty, complete with a red carpet to strut down, a throne to sit upon and sparkling cider to sip, at a prom dress giveaway in Jamaica Saturday. “Walking down the red carpet made me feel like I was......
06:00, 05/05/2019

Bronx man wanted by NYPD discovered locked in trunk of car A Bronx man wanted by the NYPD was arrested in Pennsylvania on Wednesday after he was found locked in the trunk of a car, a report said. Leon Cyheime Parks, 25, was discovered in a 2016 Dodge Challenger by an employee at an auto auction in Lancaster County, Pa., according to Lancaster Online. “...
08:17, 05/31/2019

UNC Charlotte shooter was disarmed by retired NYPD sergeant The man who disarmed the gunman who killed two people and injured four others at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte this week is a former member of the NYPD’s elite Emergency Service Unit, who said the specialized team “prepared” him for that moment. Retired NYPD Det. Rich ...
17:17, 05/02/2019

Knife-wielding man walks into NYPD precinct begging to die A man walked into a precinct station house carrying a knife and asking officers to kill him in Brooklyn Sunday morning — and was then tased by cops, police sources told The Post. “The government is f–king me… I want you to shoot me,” the 26-year-old said in Spanish to t...
06:17, 07/29/2019

PBA sues NYPD over benefits in line-of-duty injuries A police union head is asking a judge to force the NYPD to give written explanations when it denies officers coverage for injuries they incur on the job. Police Benevolent Association President Patrick Lynch filed the petition in Manhattan Supreme Court on Friday against the NYPD because Lynch claim...
07:34, 05/18/2019

First Japanese-American NYPD captain cleared of misconduct An NYPD captain accused of intentionally botching a drunken-driving case to help an off-duty detective was cleared of all charges in Bronx Criminal Court on Friday. Prosecutors failed to prove Capt. Naoki Yaguchi, the first Japanese-American to make the rank of NYPD captain, purposefully waited to g...
07:34, 05/18/2019

Dad of NYPD cop in alleged murder-for-hire plot speaks out: ‘It’s not her!’ “It’s not her!” insists the father of the NYPD cop accused of hiring a hitman in a failed plot to kill her estranged husband and her lover’s own teen daughter. “It’s the boyfriend,” the father, who identified himself as Lou Cincinelli, told The Post after ru...
07:34, 05/18/2019

Cop who refused to enter scene of ax attack resigns from NYPD He got the ax after all. One of the Brooklyn cops who refused to enter the blood-soaked apartment where an ax attack left a woman nearly decapitated has resigned from the NYPD, police sources said Thursday. Rookie officer Sean Doohan quit when brass asked him to less than two weeks after he and fell...
21:17, 05/02/2019

‘Not a big deal’ NYPD Lt. texted after Eric Garner’s death An NYPD lieutenant assured an underling shortly after Eric Garner’s fatal arrest that the situation was “not a big deal,” it was revealed on the fourth day of Officer Daniel Pantaleo’s departmental trial, drawing gasps from Garner’s family. With 120th Precinct Lt. Chris...
02:34, 05/17/2019

NYPD appeals to the public for help finding Yorkie snatcher A man nabbed an adorable Yorkshire Terrier from its Queens home, and the NYPD wants help getting the pooch home. The adorable fluff ball was snatched from the front porch by a grim-looking man on a black bicycle Wednesday afternoon. Images of the dog-napper were posted to the 108th Precinct’s ...
02:51, 06/09/2019

Report: NYPD investigating slurs directed at Rapinoe Posters featuring Women's World Cup star Megan Rapinoe were defaced, with slurs written on them, and police in New York City said they are investigating the action as a hate crime, according to multiple reports....
19:51, 07/11/2019

Hate crimes skyrocket in NYC as overall crime drops: NYPD Reported hate crimes are skyrocketing in the Big Apple, but overall index crime in the city is down by 6.7 percent this year, the NYPD said Thursday. Bias crimes are up a staggering 67 percent, with 145 incidents this year compared to 87 incidents during the same period last year, according to the l...
05:00, 05/03/2019

NYPD cop loses control of patrol scooter in Manhattan This cop may need a refresher course on riding a scooter if he’s ever going to chase down criminals on it. A video making the rounds on social media Sunday captures an unknown NYPD officer in Midtown East struggle to get a police scooter moving before completely losing control. The officer ina...
13:17, 05/06/2019

Perv groped teen on F train in Queens: NYPD Cops are looking for a man who they say grabbed and rubbed the inside of a teen girl’s thigh on the subway in Queens. The man, believed to be in his 30s, allegedly groped the 16-year-old on a Manhattan-bound F train at around 4:30 p.m. on May 18, cops said. The teen ran off the......
00:17, 05/29/2019

No Charges Filed Against NYPD Cop Who Said 50 Cent Should Be Shot on Sight Last summer, NYPD 72nd Precinct Deputy Inspector Emmanuel Gonzalez filed an aggravated harassment complaint against rapper 50 Cent after 50, whose real name is Curtis Jackson, aimed criticism at him on Instagram....
03:51, 08/13/2019

Amy Fisher may have inspired NYPD cop’s murder-for-hire plot The NYPD cop charged in a murder-for-hire plot was apparently inspired by the Amy Fisher case — with cellphone records showing that she looked up details about the infamous “Long Island Lolita,” according to the feds. New court papers allege that Valerie Cincinelli, 35, conducted online ...
22:51, 06/24/2019

Top NYPD cops called in to take down art showing kids in cages Elite NYPD cops were forced to spend Wednesday morning inspecting and dismantling guerrilla art installations around the city depicting children confined in metal cages — and department insiders were furious the officers were diverted from more important duties. At least 18 identical installations —...
21:00, 06/12/2019