Law Officer

 

Click Read more at the bottom of an article's teaser, to display the full article.

Main page content

Portland rioters face new felony charges of arson, throwing destructive device at officer

4 hours 3 minutes ago
PORTLAND — Two accused Portland rioters are facing a slew of new felony charges stemming from a Black Lives Matter-Antifa riot where an officer was nearly set on fire by a thrown incendiary device. The Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office announced on Wednesday a grand jury has indicted Cyan Waters Bass, 21, and Hannah Karin Lilly, […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

Phoenix K9 wounded, considered hero after murder suspect killed during officer-involved shooting

4 hours 51 minutes ago
PHOENIX — A suspect is dead and a police K9 is considered a hero after an officer-involved shooting in Phoenix early Thursday morning, the Phoenix Police Department said. Phoenix police said the incident began when officers responded to a report of shots fired shortly after 3:30 a.m. Upon arrival to the area in question, officers […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

Cleveland kidnap, murder suspect killed in Louisiana hotel shootout; abducted nurse rescued

7 hours 18 minutes ago
PINEVILLE, La. — A Cleveland man accused of kidnapping an Ohio nurse and murdering her mother was killed during a shootout at a Louisiana hotel, according to reports. James Edward Hawley, a 47-year-old felon, was fatally shot late Tuesday by FBI agents at a hotel in Pineville, Louisiana, where Thoue Nichole Bronowski, 45, was rescued after investigators tracked […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

Boston suburb on edge after serial attacks leave nearly a dozen men severely battered

8 hours 24 minutes ago
WALTHAM, Mass. — A suburb outside of Boston remains on edge after a string of serial attacks left nearly a dozen men severely battered over the head, as police are “dramatically increasing” patrols and offered a $5,000 reward Tuesday for information that helps pinpoint a suspect. “There is definitely a fear factor in our city […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

Female Correctional Officers And Sexual Misconduct

9 hours 19 minutes ago
Highlights 69 percent of staff sexual assault allegations with male prison inmates involve female correctional employees, Bureau Of Justice Statistics. In juvenile facilities, in most-serious incidents of staff sexual misconduct, an estimated 91% of incidents involve only female staff, Bureau Of Justice Statistics. Article The Bureau Of Justice Statistics of the US Department of Justice […]Author informationLeonard Sipes

Leonard Adam Sipes, Jr. - Retired federal senior spokesperson. Thirty-five years of award-winning public relations for national and state criminal justice agencies. Interviewed multiple times by every national news outlet. Former Senior Specialist for Crime Prevention for the Department of Justice’s clearinghouse. Former Director of Information Services, National Crime Prevention Council. Former Adjunct Associate Professor of criminology and public affairs-University of Maryland, University College. Former advisor to presidential and gubernatorial campaigns. Former advisor to the “McGruff-Take a Bite Out of Crime” national media campaign. Certificate of Advanced Study-Johns Hopkins University. Aspiring drummer.

Contact: leonardsipes@gmail.com.

|
Leonard Sipes

Watch Georgia police K9 Hummer track murder suspect

9 hours 29 minutes ago
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — A Georgia police K9 tracked and found a fugitive wanted in connection to the July murder of another man, locating the suspect hiding in a park dumpster on Tuesday, authorities said. K9 Hummer and his handler Cpl. William Sessa assisted in the manhunt for Billy Galvez, 22, of Atlanta, after he fled from federal law […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

What would happen if we ran our households like Democrats run government?

11 hours 9 minutes ago
As a cop and a christian, I’m actively engaged in political discussions. I believe it is my civic responsibility to be as informed and educated as possible in order to make constructive decisions when voting. I vote according to the values that I promote in my own household. When discussing an issue, I try to […]Author informationJim McNeff

Jim McNeff is the managing editor of Law Officer and founder of Badge 145, a ministry geared toward helping police officers and their families.

Jim worked in military and civilian law enforcement for thirty-one years. While in the USAF he flew as a crewmember aboard the National Emergency Airborne Command Post—a presidential support detail. Following his military service, he served for twenty-eight years with the Fountain Valley Police Department in Orange County, California where he retired as a lieutenant. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice from Southwest University and graduated from the prestigious Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute as well as the IACP course, Leadership in Police Organizations.

In addition to being a Medal of Valor recipient, Jim has authored three books: The Spirit behind Badge 145Justice Revealed, and Jurisdiction.

|
Jim McNeff

Officer Cassie Johnson pulled from life support after being shot in the face

12 hours 26 minutes ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A police officer in West Virginia who was shot in the face Tuesday while responding to a traffic complaint is not expected to recover and her organs will be donated, officials said. Charleston, W.Va., police officer Cassie Johnson, 28, was responding to a traffic complaint on Garrison Avenue around 3 p.m. Tuesday […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

L.A. County Sheriff Says Deputies Will Be Allowed to Conceal Their Names During Protests

14 hours 25 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has authorized his deputies to conceal their names while policing protests and other civil disturbances. Villanueva said Wednesday that the change to the department’s longstanding practice of requiring deputies to wear tags engraved with their last names on their uniform shirts was in response to recent […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

California Highway Patrol Officer Officer Dies After Crash

1 day ago
A California Highway Patrol officer died Wednesday. The death of Officer Andy Ornelas comes a week after he was critically injured in a crash while responding to a call. Ornelas comes from a law enforcement family that included his mother, who is a retired CHP officer at the station where he worked; his father is […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

Black Lives Matter Global Network Spent Millions On Travel and Salary, Local Chapters Claim No Financial Support

1 day 3 hours ago
Well, it took some time but facts are a funny thing. They tend to stick around and in the case of Black Lives Matter and the millions that have been given to them over the years is now being questioned by…….. Wait for it…… That’s right, other Black Lives Matter Chapters across the country. AmericasSheriff.com […]Author informationDefend Heroes

Defend The Heroes is a non-profit organization that exists to help defend law enforcement professionals and agencies from defamation, and the demands of so-called social “justice.” Law Officer is a proud partner of this important organization.  Find out how you can help at: www.defendheroes.org

|
Defend Heroes

This is why Republicans believe the election was stolen

1 day 3 hours ago
I’m sitting at home with no inside information about voter fraud or election “irregularities.” Yet everyday it’s a new story that appears to be evidentiary in nature. Nevertheless, the talking heads continue to say, “There’s no evidence.” Even though we are told there is “no evidence,” somewhere between 70-80 percent of Republicans believe the election […]Author informationJim McNeff

Jim McNeff is the managing editor of Law Officer and founder of Badge 145, a ministry geared toward helping police officers and their families.

Jim worked in military and civilian law enforcement for thirty-one years. While in the USAF he flew as a crewmember aboard the National Emergency Airborne Command Post—a presidential support detail. Following his military service, he served for twenty-eight years with the Fountain Valley Police Department in Orange County, California where he retired as a lieutenant. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice from Southwest University and graduated from the prestigious Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute as well as the IACP course, Leadership in Police Organizations.

In addition to being a Medal of Valor recipient, Jim has authored three books: The Spirit behind Badge 145Justice Revealed, and Jurisdiction.

|
Jim McNeff

Headless body found on property of Baltimore business

1 day 5 hours ago
BALTIMORE — Baltimore police launched an investigation after a decomposing body with its head, hands and feet missing was found on a property at the end of a dead-end street Tuesday, according to reports.  Two employees for a sink distributor said they were surveying the company’s property in the 1600 block of Morrell Park Ave., a dead-end street in the Morrell […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

Trio possibly face terrorism charges, death penalty after deadly two-state shooting spree

1 day 6 hours ago
LAS VEGAS — Prosecutors are weighing possible hate crime and terrorism charges against three suspects following a deadly shooting spree in the suburbs of Las Vegas that ended with their arrests in rural Arizona. Michael Schwartzer, a Chief deputy Clark County district attorney, said Shawn McDonnell, 30, Christopher McDonnell, 28, and Kayleigh Lewis, 25, could face the death penalty in Las Vegas […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

Case manager murdered by client as police agencies consider replacing officers with social workers

1 day 7 hours ago
SEATTLE — It’s trending. Many police agencies are considering dispatching social workers to handle a variety of calls. Some have already implemented programs to do that very thing. Yet Seattle just experienced a homicide that serves as a reminder why this is generally a bad idea. Man snaps More than two weeks before Hans Van-Belkum […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

Brazen attack of Michigan woman caught on video

1 day 8 hours ago
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. — A shooting suspect in Michigan was “sitting, waiting and watching” before opening fire on a woman he intended to murder as she left her condo Saturday, investigators said. The shooting, which occurred at point-blank range, took place outside the Park Place condominiums in Sterling Heights, a suburb of Detroit. The victim is expected to recover, […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

Florida deputies nab home invasion robbery suspects who tied up family, carry girl to safety

1 day 10 hours ago
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. — Dramatic video released Monday shows how Florida sheriff’s deputies interrupted what they described as a targeted home invasion robbery, apprehending three armed suspects and rescuing five adults left tied up in the garage before ultimately carrying a 7-year-old girl found hiding inside the home to safety. A 19-year-old woman dialed 911 Saturday night and told […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

Mother’s boyfriend removes child from car for ‘being unruly’ before boy is hit, killed by another vehicle

1 day 11 hours ago
FORT MITCHELL, Ala. – A 5-year-old child has died after being hit by a vehicle in Fort Mitchell, Alabama, Sunday evening. New details released during a virtual press conference with Russell County Sheriff Heath Taylor suggest the child’s mother’s boyfriend will be facing charges. Bryan Starr, 35, was driving a car when Austin Birdseye, 5, began […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

Small town NY mayor busted after pursuit with crack cocaine

1 day 12 hours ago
MASSENA, N.Y. — The mayor of a small upstate New York village was arrested Tuesday after taking police on a short chase and reportedly possessing crack cocaine. Massena Mayor Tim Currier was busted after a short police pursuit through the village near the Canadian border at about 12:25 p.m., according to authorities. Currier, 55, was targeted as part […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer

Election fraud whistleblowers tell their alarming stories

1 day 14 hours ago
Three whistleblowers shared disturbing Election Day voting irregularities on “Hannity” Tuesday as the Trump legal team forges ahead with lawsuits in various states. Jesse Morgan, who works as a U.S. Postal Service (USPS) subcontracting truck driver, said he transported nearly 300,000 completed mail-in ballots across state lines, Fox News reported. “I can tell you, I took 24 pallets,” Morgan told […]Author informationLaw Officer

Law Officer is the only major law enforcement publication and website owned and operated by law enforcement. This unique facet makes Law Officer much more than just a publishing company but is a true advocate for the profession.

|
Law Officer
Checked
51 seconds ago
Law Officer
Tactics | Technology | Training
Subscribe to Law Officer feed
Aggregator Taxonomy