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Free Pitbull Concert Raises $1M for Orlando Officer Wounded in Shooting

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 14:59
A free Pitbull concert held last month raised more than $1 million for the family of Officer Kevin Valencia, who was badly wounded while responding to a hostage situation last year.
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New York Police Department Mourns Death of K-9

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 14:56
The Nassau County Police Department is mourning the death of one of its K-9 officers after the dog passed away over the weekend.
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In Response to Starbucks Incident Black Rifle Coffee Company Donating Coffee to Law Enforcement

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 13:35
The veteran owned and operated BRCC’s “Coffee For Cops” campaign will donate a bag of coffee to law enforcement agencies for every purchase until July 12; up to 10,000 bags will be distributed to agencies across the nation.
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Dave Smith: The Great Badge Eating Monster

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 12:45
In today's political climate, one action or comment others don't like could cost you your job.
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SIG Sauer Introduces P365 XL Pistol for Everyday Carry

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 19:46
SIG Sauer Inc. says its new P365 XL pistol was created by combining the capacity, control, and shootability of a full-size pistol, with the concealability of a micro-compact.
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Tattoos Help Public Safety Officials Identify Bodies

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 17:24
A breakthrough in identifying the body came once it was examined at the morgue. During this time, the coroner noted a green shamrock tattoo on the man...
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Police Product Test: Danner Striker Bolt 8” Duty Boots

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 17:22
The new Striker Bolt retains all of the best qualities of the Striker heritage with a few modern enhancements.
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Tempe Officers, Chief Meet with Starbucks Execs Over Treatment of Police

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 16:59
Tempe Officers Association President Rob Ferraro says Starbucks again apologized for the July 4 incident, and the police officers "came away from the meeting feeling heard and respected."
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Police Product Test: Streamlight ProTac 90 Flashlight

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 16:46
This small, hands-free, multi-fuel light is easy to operate and incredibly durable.
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Minnesota Conservation Officer Dies of Apparent Medical Emergency

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 14:47
Officer Shannon "Opie" Barron is survived by his wife, two children, his aunt who raised him and numerous relatives.
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Off-Duty Massachusetts Officer Dies Suddenly

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 14:43
A police sergeant with the Barnstable (MA) Police Department died suddenly over the weekend, the agency announced on Sunday.
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Chicago Police Shoot, Kill Kidnapping Suspect

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 14:42
An off-duty officer with the Chicago Police Department on Monday morning encountered a male victim and female victim handcuffed together saying they had been kidnapped.
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Indiana Officer's 1-Year-Old Daughter Dies Falling From Cruise Ship

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 14:39
The family of an Indiana police officer is reeling from the tragic death of a one-year-old girl who dropped from the deck of a cruise ship docked in Puerto Rico on Sunday.
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3 Detained After 8-Hour Standoff in California Home

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 14:37
According to CBS News, the standoff began when police responded to the call of a man with a gun on Sunday.
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Philadelphia Officer Reportedly Kills Wife, Self

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 14:36
An officer with the Philadelphia Police Department reportedly killed his wife and then turned the gun on himself on Monday.
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North Carolina K-9 Spooked by Fireworks on July Fourth Found Safe

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 14:33
A North Carolina K-9 that was spooked by fireworks on Independence Day has been found safe.
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Officer Rescues Kitten at Scene of Traffic Collision, Decides to Adopt Her

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 14:30
An officer with the Gaffney (SC) Police Department was working the scene of a traffic collision when she heard a tiny little "meow." She shone her flashlight around and discovered a small grey kitten.
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Texas Deputy Dies at Scene of Stabbing

Mon, 07/08/2019 - 16:31
Deputy Omar Diaz died at 8:22 a.m. after EMS officials took him to the hospital and doctors were unable to revive him, Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said.
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Georgia Deputy Killed in Gunfight with Burglary Suspect

Mon, 07/08/2019 - 14:39
Deputy Sheriff Nicholas Dixon was attempting to arrest a suspect who fled on foot after the vehicle he was in crashed.  
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New York Motor Officer Injured in Hit-and-Run Traffic Collision

Mon, 07/08/2019 - 14:37
A motor officer with the Nassau County Police Department was badly injured in a traffic collision with a hit-and-run driver on Saturday.
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