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Nov 29, 2021 06:02 PM

KLETC hosts Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu training to minimize use-of-force injuries

"Our mission is to train and equip Kansas LEOs with quality resources to handle potenti...

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Nov 29, 2021 05:28 PM

Fire Chief John Oates named CEO of the International Public Safety Data Institute

The chief succeeds Dr. Lori Moore-Merrell, who was recently named the U.S. fire adminis...

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Nov 29, 2021 05:14 PM

Oakland mayor seeks to reverse police cuts amid crime spike

Oakland is among other liberal cities having to change course amid an increase in viole...

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Nov 29, 2021 04:49 PM

Video: Injured N.H. captain returns home after weeks in hospital

Manchester Captain Steve DesRuisseaux suffered second- and third-degree burns to more t...

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Nov 29, 2021 02:21 PM

The approval trap: Time for a mayday?

While everyone appreciates praise and a sense of acceptance, they shouldn’t come at the...

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Nov 29, 2021 02:01 PM

6 things to look for in your new Fire & EMS Records Management System

Take an in-depth look at the top items fire and EMS officials should look for when eval...

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Nov 29, 2021 12:00 PM

This SWAT team was an early adopter of the Staccato P. Here’s why.

Adopting a duty weapon new to law enforcement was a risk that paid off

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Nov 29, 2021 11:58 AM

5 things first responders should know about the Omicron variant

Just two days after its discovery on Nov. 24, the WHO classified the Omicron variant as...

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Nov 29, 2021 11:42 AM

How can your department shift the culture of evidence management?

Agencies can improve efficiency and effectiveness by making several key changes

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Nov 29, 2021 10:51 AM

Los Angeles FF allegedly wipes butt with COVID-19 vaccine mandate letter

The unidentified firefighter was handed the letter on Nov. 18 and reportedly proceeded ...

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Nov 29, 2021 10:51 AM

LAFD FF on leave after 'butt-wiping' incident with vaccine mandate letter

The firefighter reportedly used the letter as toilet paper to signal how he feels about...

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Nov 29, 2021 10:50 AM

L.A. announces unarmed crisis response program for those experiencing homelessness

Mayor Eric Garcetti says the program will free up police resources for crime-related calls

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Nov 29, 2021 10:38 AM

N.Y. city to sue state over Peyton Morse's death

Watertown suit aims to recover about $178,000 in expenses incurred by the city for the ...

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Nov 29, 2021 10:33 AM

FBI: Dayton mass shooter fantasized about killing for years

A phenomenon known as "bystander fatigue" may account for why no one reported the man t...

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Nov 29, 2021 10:28 AM

3 Fla. FFs hit by cast-iron bathtub after floor collapsed in house fire

Despite the size and weight of the tub, there were no reported injuries, officials with...

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Nov 29, 2021 09:59 AM

Watch: Fla. police diver rescues snapping turtle in ‘distress’ from canal

That reptile's shella lucky.

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Nov 29, 2021 09:32 AM

Ghost Ship: A tragedy rooted in deceit and missed opportunity

The negligence in the enforcement of safety codes betrayed the public trust

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Nov 29, 2021 09:13 AM

Surviving the ‘on-deck circle’: Tips for firefighters ready to advance

You may be eager to step into your next position, but there’s plenty you can do while y...

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Nov 29, 2021 08:48 AM

Maryland lawmakers to weigh decriminalizing needles and other drug paraphernalia

The Maryland Chiefs of Police Association and the Maryland Sheriffs’ Association have a...

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Nov 29, 2021 08:16 AM

54 slayings, more than 80 charged: As Chicago’s gangs have changed, so have federal RICO prosecutions

The use of the federal racketeering law to go specifically after gun violence has rampe...

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Nov 29, 2021 07:51 AM

Groups of thieves rush Minn. Best Buy stores on Black Friday

The two incidents resemble a number of so-called mass robberies recently reported acros...

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Nov 29, 2021 07:42 AM

Law enforcement strategies to reduce violence

The Council on Criminal Justice launched the Violent Crime Working Group to produce con...

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Nov 29, 2021 07:37 AM

How technology eases the way to NIBRS compliance at every level of policing

Software solutions can ease the transition to a new reporting system while also making ...

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Nov 29, 2021 07:12 AM

St. Paul police credit jiu-jitsu training for reducing injuries, excessive force settlements

In developing the new training, the department looked into research of what works and s...

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Nov 29, 2021 07:02 AM

10 first responder charities to donate to on #GivingTuesday

Even if you don't make a donation today, donations to these worthy first responder char...

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