It is with great pain and dismay that I am compelled to write to you again, nearly a year after our last letter where I respectfully requested that you rethink the dangerous and dehumanizing statement [...]
On behalf of the International Union of Police Associations, AFL-CIO, I am proud to offer our endorsement and support of your thoughtful and critical legislation, "Never Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the September 11th [...]
Back in 2004, Congress passed the Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act, HR218, which allowed retired and qualified peace officers to carry concealed weapons. It was an important piece of legislation that we worked hard to [...]
Today, we are pleased to release the National Drug Control Strategy, which establishes the President’s priorities for addressing the challenge of drug trafficking and use. This Strategy provides the strategic direction necessary for the Federal [...]
CentralSquare Releases New Mobile UX for Software Suite
by Staff on September 18, 2019 at 12:31 am
CentralSquare today announced the launch of a completely reimagined user experience (UX) for its Public Safety Mobile Enterprise software, an in-vehicle mobile platform built for first responders in […]
NYPD Detective Dies of 9/11-Related Cancer
by Staff on September 17, 2019 at 10:23 pm
New York Police Department Detective Joe Paolillo succumbed last week at age 55 to a rare form of cancer he contracted searching for his brother's remains at Ground Zero in the weeks after the Sept. […]
Alabama Officer Killed in Gunfight with Wanted Felon
by Staff on September 17, 2019 at 7:38 pm
An officer with the Tuscaloosa Police Department was shot and killed in a gunfight with a man reportedly wanted for failing to appear on prior felony charges.
Arkansas Department Receives Grants for Victim Services, Gun Investigations
by Staff on September 17, 2019 at 7:36 pm
Officers with the Little Rock (AR) Police Department will soon have several new capabilities to investigate crimes and provide assistance to crime victims thanks to three federal grants.
Texas Police Shoot, Kill Gunman Near Houston Elementary School
by Staff on September 17, 2019 at 7:35 pm
Officers with the Houston Police Department fatally shot an armed man near a southwest Houston elementary school Monday morning.
Off-Duty California Officer Dies by Suicide
by Staff on September 17, 2019 at 7:32 pm
An off-duty officer with the Hayward (CA) Police Department was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at an area park on Saturday morning.