With police under increasing scrutiny after the highly publicized deaths of black suspects, President Barack Obama called on Americans Friday to honor law enforcement “heroes” by working harder to heal rifts with communities they serve.
The U.S. Attorney for Maryland is marking National Police Week by thanking Baltimore police officers who serve with honor and integrity.
A D.C. man has been charged with attempted murder of police officers after an officer-involved shooting in Capitol Heights.
Gov. Larry Hogan says he will add 100 state police officers to the force.
Advocates for police reform are urging the approval of a legislative package that would broaden the scope of law enforcement accountability.
A former police officer turned Maryland lawmaker says it’s a matter of when, not if, a mass shooting happens in one of the state’s schools.
Hundreds gathered at the National Law Enforcement Officer’s Memorial in downtown D.C. Saturday afternoon for a rally and march in support of police officers.
The number of law enforcement officers killed by firearms jumped by 56 percent this year and included 15 ambush deaths. But gun-related police deaths still remain far below historic highs and lower than the average annual figures in the past decade, according to a report released Tuesday.
Jorge “Jinho” Ferreira feels the tension between being black and carrying a badge every day as a sheriff’s deputy in Alameda County, California.
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has vetoed a bill to make city police officers wear body cameras.