Plano, Tx. two men who were on the street saw an officer attempting to make an arrest started filming it expecting to see more police brutality. Instead they rushed to help the officer needing assistance.
Andre Harvey and Kirby Sample were waiting on the street when they saw a Police Officer jump out of his car and grab a man who just ran out of a 7/11 carrying a plastic donation jar full of cash. They did what is becoming very common and started filming it thinking the officer was going to be brutal. Continue reading “Plano, TX. 2 black men record Police encounter expect to see brutality end up helping Officer”
A West Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Deputy and her 21 year old daughter were killed in a double murder-suicide in Pointe Coupee Parish by an estranged neighbor.
Officers from several agencies were called to the scene of the shooting at a home in the 14400 block of Hwy 416 in Glynn, Louisiana around 4 p.m.. Continue reading ” West Baton Rouge, LA. Deputy and her daughter killed in Pointe Coupee double murder-suicide”
A 17-year New York fire department veteran was killed Tuesday after an explosion sent parts of a home’s roof raining down onto firefighters, police officers and utility workers, authorities said.
Firefighters responded to the house near the corner of Tibbett Avenue in Kingsbridge after someone in the neighborhood reported what they thought was a gas leak around 6:20 a.m. But when firefighters entered the house, they found what appeared to be a homemade drug laboratory inside a dark room, and immediately requested police, according to sources. Continue reading “9 Firefighters, 6 Officers Hurt in NYC Explosion, 1 NYC Battalion Chief killed”
A man who received news of his sister’s death was stopped for speeding, instead of leaving the man stranded, the officer stuns him by driving him 100 miles to join his family.
Ohio: Mark Ross found out that his sister had passed away, all he wanted to do was get to his family as quick as he could. While Ross was in a speeding vehicle with a friend through Ohio on his way to Detroit to be with family he saw the foreboding red lights of a Police car behind him. Continue reading “Grieving man stopped for speeding, Officer drives him 100 miles to be with family”
A CHP vehicle was damaged Sunday afternoon when an officer attempted to stop a street race from continuing. The crowd that had gathered to watch the street race quickly attacked the CHP vehicle.
The California Highway Patrol Officer was not hurt during the incident however there was approximately $12,000 worth of damage done to the Patrol vehicle in the few seconds that the gatherers had attacked the cruiser. Continue reading “CHP Vehicle attacked by street racers in Fresno”
A man who originally resided in West Africa and immigrated to the United States recently recounted an encounter with a white Deputy for local news.
In light of recent national debate a man named Alex Darboe who is black wanted to recount his personal encounter with a white officer and how that went to show that not all officers are racist as portrayed. He told local news station WATE “I don’t see officers as a threat to me. I see them as my friends,” Darboe said. Continue reading “Roane County, TN. Deputy earns Praise from Black man who hopes to change tone of national dialogue”
The Absecon. N.J. Police are looking for a man in a case of larceny, normally we do not post such information, but this case was an exception:
The Absecon Police Department requested the public’s help in identifying the following subject’s identity in such an unusual fashion that it was worth sharing. Please read and share the following: Continue reading “Absecon, N.J. Police Department – Needs help identifying subject – we’re just trying to help!”
An excellent article by Chelsea Whitaker who is a Dallas Area Police Officer the article appears in Law Officer Magazine and is an excellent perspective on the shooting in Tulsa.
There were a few items that the WBL would like to comment on regarding the Tulsa incident from Law Officer Magazine’s insightful article. Continue reading “Police Detective Puts the Tulsa Incident In Perspective (LOM)”
Free Hugs man attempts to hug Police Officers is instantly berated by protesters for offering love.
Charlotte, N.C. One man trying to make a difference in a sea of hatred was met with intolerance by protesters for his brave act of compassion and brotherly love. After hugging a uniformed Police Officer the Black “Free Hugs” man was shouted at by protesters instantly who disputed his act. Continue reading “Charlotte, N.C. Free Hugs man gets berated by protesters for doing the right thing”
Two police officers were shot Thursday afternoon during an armed and ongoing standoff with a barricaded man on Ginami Street in South Anchorage has ended.
It started shortly after 9:30 a.m. Wednesday when two members of a Carlos Tree Service crew, clearing a utility easement for power lines in the area, told police Musser approached them with a gun and opened fire. Continue reading “2 Anchorage Police Officers shot in Standoff, suspect dead”