WLS-TV Elgin man charged after 7-hour standoff with police | abc7chicago.comWLS-TVA northwest suburban man is facing misdemeanor charges after holing himself up in his Elgin home for about seven hours […]
Daily Mail Randolph County police officer shot in Alabama hostage situation with SWATDaily MailA police officer has been shot while responding to a hostage situation in Alabama that started when […]
KTLA Long Beach K-9, Suspect Both Fatally Wounded by Police Gunfire in Officer-Involved Shooting: LBPDKTLACredo was a 4-year-old Belgian Malinois and worked with the police department for two years with […]
Long Beach Press Telegram Memorial service set today for Long Beach police dog Credo, killed in line of dutyLong Beach Press TelegramLong Beach Police Department K9 Officers carry the body […]
Statesman Journal Police training class greets 7-year-old cancer survivorStatesman JournalShe and Noah threw flash grenades with the SWAT team, played with a reconnaissance robot and gave commands to Salem police’s […]
MassLive.com Chicopee plans 22nd National Night Out event | masslive.comMassLive.comCHICOPEE — With shootings by police and of police gaining more attention nationwide, organizers believe the 22nd National Night Out celebration […]
MESA, AZ – Tails are wagging and Roxy the boxer mix is feeling much better after being shot with a bean bag that had to be removed from her rib cage. “Her incision is a little swollen, there was some fluid coming out of it last night,” said Stephani … Link.
As Radley Balko wrote in the Daily Beast in 2009, killing dogs may be “a side effect of the new SWAT, paramilitary focus in many police departments, which has supplanted the idea of being an ‘officer of the peace.’ ” (The shooting of a family’s … Link.
The police chief in Racine, Wisconsin has promised an internal review after a bizarre neighborhood dispute ended with a SWAT team killing a family pet. Resident Kim Polk told WITI that it all began when a neighborhood man’s dog had crapped in her yard … Link.
A SWAT team sent to handle an alleged neighborhood dispute over dog waste ended up killing the dog, and igniting a firestorm of criticism against the local police force. In dramatic video capturing the end of Saturday’s hours-long standoff involving Racine … Link.