law enforcement

Report: Va. Leads U.S. in Student Law Enforcement ReferralsA new report says Virginia schools refer students to law enforcement agencies at nearly triple the national rate.
Law Enforcement Concerned Google Traffic App Can Be Used To Hunt PoliceLaw enforcement is concerned that the popular Waze mobile traffic app by Google Inc., which provides real-time road conditions, can also be used to hunt and harm police.
Black Officers Torn Between Duty and RaceJorge "Jinho" Ferreira feels the tension between being black and carrying a badge every day as a sheriff's deputy in Alameda County, California.
New Radar Gun to Help Police Detect Texting DriversNew technology would allow police to detect radio signals emanating from cell phones to tell if a driver is texting on the road.
15th Annual C.O.P.S. Ride Rumbles Through MarylandA club that no one ever wants to join, but where everyone is welcome.
Giffords Gunman Made Online Rants Before Killing The man who shot former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was unraveling in the months before the rampage, issuing paranoid, expletive-filled Internet rants about government conspiracies, suicide and killing police, according to new law enforcement documents released Thursday.
14 States Propose Bills To Curtail Powers Of Law Enforcement To Monitor, Track CitizensAngry over revelations of National Security Agency surveillance and frustrated with what they consider outdated digital privacy laws, state lawmakers around the nation are proposing bills to curtail the powers of law enforcement to monitor and track citizens.
Social Network Designed Exclusively For Law Enforcement Set To LaunchThe final stages are near completion for the launch of a law enforcement social media network designed exclusively for the men and women in blue.
Study: Most Va. Police Using Outdated ID PoliciesMost law enforcement agencies in Virginia continue to use outdated eyewitness identification procedures two years after the state recommended a model policy.
National Police Week Draws Thousands of Officers to D.C.Tens of thousands of police officers from around the country are in Washington this week as part of National Police Week.
Opinion: Big Cities’ People-in-Power Don’t Understand Crime And MurderFor America’s big cities: the people who are supposed to have, need to have, and claim to have all the answers simply don’t have a clue.
Defense Department Halts Issuing Free Weapons To PoliceThe Defense Department has stopped issuing weapons to thousands of law enforcement agencies until it is satisfied that state officials can account for all the surplus guns, aircraft, Humvees and armored personnel carriers it has given police under a $2.6 billion program, The Associated Press has learned.