The “Routine Traffic Stop” Why aren’t you out catching a murderer or something …

How many times an officer has heard that? Officers also know that there is no such thing as a “Routine Traffic Stop” The case in point just happened to two of N.Y.P.D.’s finest ..

On June 2, 2013 in East Harlem a shooting had occurred on the 400 block of East 105th Street and Luciano Cajigas, 28, had been murdered. The suspect in the case had been identified as Edwin Burgos, 57, but had evaded capture all this time despite the fact that his mugshot had been distributed to the public as a person of interest. Continue reading “The “Routine Traffic Stop” Why aren’t you out catching a murderer or something …”

East Liverpool, Ohio Police Show graphic effects of heroin addiction

The Police Department in East Liverpool, Ohio displayed the effects of heroin use and addiction not only to the users but to others left in its wake.

The East Liverpool Police Department gave a serious wake up call to Facebook users with a graphic post from a traffic stop that Officer Kevin Thompson made on September 7, 2016. Two adults were traveling on the highway with a child in the vehicle. Continue reading “East Liverpool, Ohio Police Show graphic effects of heroin addiction”

Raleigh, NC Police Officer Shot 1 other injured

Police are investigating an incident that injured two people, including a Raleigh police officer. 

Officials say it happened just before noon in the 200 block of Donald Ross Drive, near Wake Med. Police were called to the area to respond to a report of a person with a gun.  Continue reading “Raleigh, NC Police Officer Shot 1 other injured”

Short Video of Vehicle Stop and move over law – Stay in your car during stops!

From the Ohio State Highway Patrol Facebook page they show why you need to move over when passing a Patrol car and why you need to stay in your vehicle when you are pulled over.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol released dash cam footage from an accident that happened in July 2016 to a Sergeant near Chardon, Ohio. The State Highway Patrol issues warnings to motorists to move over when approaching patrol vehicles that have motorists pulled over. However it is equally important to remain in your vehicle if you are pulled over. Continue reading “Short Video of Vehicle Stop and move over law – Stay in your car during stops!”

Richmond, VA. Police Officers pay for homeless woman and her sick dog to get shelter during storm

Two of Richmond Virginia’s finest helped a woman who had no place to go during a storm with her sick dog.

July 27, 2016 Officers Christopher Saunders and Edward Costley of the Richmond Police Department responded to the Salvation Army thrift store to assist a woman who was stranded. When they arrived they found Tunya Bingham, 52 and her sick dog a 15-year-old Lhasa poo. The weather was stormy and Bingham had no place to go. Continue reading “Richmond, VA. Police Officers pay for homeless woman and her sick dog to get shelter during storm”

Retired Detroit Police officers Post goes Viral

A Retired Detroit Officers post goes viral in the light of all the negative stories about Police a worthy read. Shared over 600,000 times and viewed over 1 million.

Merri McGregor Posted on Facebook a story that is very pertinent regarding all the negative press about Police. It starts on the first day of the officers career as a Detroit Police Officer who was about to change the world and how the job changed her. VERY well written and offers the perspective that every officer goes through. If you want to know what goes through an officers mind, read on. Continue reading “Retired Detroit Police officers Post goes Viral”

Who Really Needs “De-escalation” Training?

It’s Citizens; Not Police Who Need De-escalation Training. Reprinted with permission by Dr. Ron Martinelli, Ph.D., CMI-V

In the wake of the officer-involved shootings of Philando Castile (St. Paul, MN), Anton Sterling (Baton Rouge, LO) and most recently the assassination of five Dallas, Texas officers; I have been doing non-stop interviews with reporters from the national and international news media. Continue reading “Who Really Needs “De-escalation” Training?”

St. Louis Officer injured, 2 Killed, suspect in custody

St. Louis, Mo. police have arrested a man suspected of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend then wounding a police officer in subsequent gunfire. Continue reading “St. Louis Officer injured, 2 Killed, suspect in custody”

Ballwin, Mo. Officer shot during traffic stop 1 in custody – UPDATE and Video

The Unnamed Officer is listed in Critical Condition as of this time

In Ballwin, Mo. It was revealed that the Officer was “ambushed” from behind as he had pulled over the vehicle for speeding. Continue reading “Ballwin, Mo. Officer shot during traffic stop 1 in custody – UPDATE and Video”

Bristol, TN. Officer Shot, 2 others injured, 1 dead, 1 suspect in custody

A shooting believed motivated by the shootings in Dallas, Tx. Occurred in Bristol, TN. Leaving 3 people injured including 1 police officer and 1 person dead by a suspect who is now in custody.

Bristol, Tn. Officers responded to shots fired at about 2:20 A.M. on Volunteer Parkway in Bristol. Continue reading “Bristol, TN. Officer Shot, 2 others injured, 1 dead, 1 suspect in custody”