The latest current event news in law enforcement, crime, and the criminal justice system from Blue Lives Matter.
A legally-blind man named James Walker jumped in to help police officers who were struggling with suspect on Saturday.
Christopher Ramson has claimed that he wasn't really robbing the T-Mobile store when Det. Brian Simonsen was killed.
Mount Holyoke College Campus Police Chief Daniel Hect was placed on administrative leave on Wednesday.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was forcibly removed from the Ecuadorian embassy in London on Thursday.
Washington Senate Bill 5497 would increase limits on state and local law enforcement's cooperation with ICE.
Taccara Brooks has accused police of using excessive force during the 2017 encounter with her son, Anthony Garrett.
Brooke Johns said there was not enough time to get her son to a public restroom.
The family of Derrion Albert is furious that Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx let his killer off the hook.
Arvada Police Officer T. Grahn lost consciousness after the suspects threw a chemical bomb at him.
Texas DPS Trooper Moises Sanchez was shot while responding to a car wreck on Saturday night.
Kaleb Morrow was already wanted for probation violations when he attacked Centerville Police Officer Gary Buckallew.
Portland has a police shortage and the union said it has more to do with anti-police sentiment than background checks.
Two men brutally attacked a security guard outside a McDonald's restaurant in Chicago.
Police are searching for the woman who tore down a Thin Blue Line Flag outside a Alameda business in March.
Former convicted felon Brandon Flood has been appointed as secretary of the Pennsylvania Board of Pardons.
Prosecutors dropped a felony charge against Michael Bennett for allegedly pushing an attendant.
An NYPD officer was tossed from a dirt bike onto a Harlem street on Sunday afternoon.
An armed robber smashed his truck into a building and then died in a hail of gunfire after leading police on a chase.
"You have nothing but a bunch of gangbangers thinking our streets are their firing range," Mayor Rahm Emanuel said.
There were no black police chiefs in attendance at Rev. Jesse Jackson's rally to support Kim Foxx despite advertising.
Bret “The Hitman” Hart was brazenly attacked by Zachary Madsen during the WWE Hall of Fame event on Saturday night.
Convicted felon John Mai led law enforcement officers on yet another pursuit in March.
Damascus High School personnel are required to immediately report sex assault allegations to local police.
Heidi Verrett got a plea deal that allowed her to avoid jail and stay off the sex offender registry.
Utah state legislators passed a bill that limits the scope and authority of new civilian police oversight organizations.
Rebecca Anderson's boyfriend told police she had sex with an inmate while she worked as a jailer
The University of Missouri fired a police officer after they were anonymously given a picture of him in blackface.
Authorities said 23-year-old Brian Michael Rini, now in custody, will be charged for filing a false police report.
Two Arkansas men were arrested after they took turns shooting each other while wearing bulletproof vests
The Orange County Sheriff's Office's K9 Trump has become famous via memes on social media.
Ex-teacher Justine Karen Nelson testified that she performed oral sex on an 8th Grade student because he threatened her.
Nashon Ishmael Brooks was apprehended in Lafayette Parish on Thursday night.
Darius Hinkle said he was arrested after speeding in excess of 100 miles per hour.
A 9-Year-old boy was crying because he missed his bus and then a police officer stepped in to save the day
The chief surgeon for NYPD said that there was no injury to Eric Garner's throat or trachea to confirm a choke hold.
Former Clark County Deputy Erin Willey was put on the career-ending Brady List, but there's no documentation for why.
Henry County Police Officer Taylor Webb and Officer Keegan Merritt were shot by Anthony Bailey on Thursday.
The city of Chicago announced it will sue Jussie Smollett for the cost of investigating his hoax attack.
A standoff that went on for 15 hours in Georgia left three people dead and two Henry County police officers wounded.
After Amanda Maes fatally shot herself, the bullet traveled through San Juan County Undersheriff Steve Lowrance's face.
Willie McCoy reached for the handgun in his lap during a confrontation with Vallejo police on Feb. 9.
Hopkinton Police Officer Linda Higgins, Officer Peter Booth, and Officer John Moran are suing the city and police chief.
A 14-year-old boy claiming to be Timmothy Pitzen, missing since 2011, turned up in Newport, Kentucky on Wednesday.
Park County Sheriff's Office Corporal Nathaniel Carrigan was murdered by Martin Wirth in 2016.
A witness filmed a cell phone video of a wounded Texas state trooper's gun battle in Frisco.
Two police officers have been shot and a hostage was killed in an ongoing shooter incident on Thursday morning.
A manhunt is underway for an armed suspect who attacked a female Abbeville police officer on Wednesday night.
Fulton County Magistrate Hannah Chung allowed gunman Kenneth Gilbert to walk out of jail on a signature bond.
A Fairfax County fire captain was demoted after an investigation found he put his fingers up the rear end of a recruit.
Neighboring agencies are pulling back from aiding Portland police.
Uber driver Mayanja Daudah pleaded not guilty to two counts of rape in Boston Municipal Court on Monday.
Union City Police Officer Jerome Turner, Jr. is in stable condition after being shot multiple times during a chase.
Lesley McSpadden placed third in a three-way Ferguson City Council race on Tuesday.
A Richmond police officer told middle school students that after they turn 18, they belong to him.
Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh said she was taking leave for health reasons in the midst of a controversy over her book.
Former Long Beach Police Officer Cassie Barker left her three year old to die in a hot police car while she had sex.
Police said the woman claimed Mohamed Fathy Hussein Zayan tried to abduct her five-year-old daughter at the mall.
Death row inmate Russell Bucklew's attempt to avoid lethal injection was shut down by the Supreme Court on Monday.
Two University of Arizona students are being held accountable for berating and harassing two Border Patrol agents.
Joanne Chesimard, who goes by the name of Assata Shakur, murdered New Jersey State Trooper Werner Foerster in 1973.
At least 19 people were hospitalized after a stampede at a vigil for murdered rapper Nipsey Hussle on Monday night.
Illinois State Police Trooper Gerald Ellis was killed in the line of duty by a wrong way driver on Saturday.
A federal judge ruled that California's ban on "high-capacity" magazines was illegal
The San Mateo county district attorney announced he would not charge officers involved in the death of Chinedu Okobi.
A judge gave New Holland Police Sgt. Brad Mick his job back, nine months after he was fired for being a whistleblower.
Devonte Brooks crashed into a Bridgeton police detective before he led officers on a high-speed pursuit.
Border Patrol Agent Brian Buchanan is now suing for the return of the retired K9.
Former Baltimore Police Commissioner Darryl De Sousa was sentenced to 10 months in federal prison on Friday.
Former Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke is currently serving six years and nine months in prison.
Viral cell phone footage of the attack led to Marc Gomez's arrest.
South Orange-Maplewood School Board Member Stephanie Lawson-Muhammad referred to the police chief as a "skinhead."
Megan Rivera and De'Angelo Brown were fatally shot by West Memphis police in January.
Broward County Sheriff Tony Gregory has changed hearing policies after a public defender was punched by a defendant.
Attorneys for Jussie Smollett have said the actor won't pay the bill from the city and instead deserves an apology.
Police were trying to serve a murder warrant on Joel McCommon when he shot Arlington Police Officer Eddie Johnson.
Jussie Smollett's show "Empire" is facing its lowest ratings ever after prosecutors dropped charges against the actor.
Brooks Bryce and Sarah Beck have been charged with child abuse.
Convicted felon Jesus Contreras Jr. was out on parole when he stabbed his ex-girlfriend and Sunnyvale Police K9 Jax.
Former Paterson Police Officer Ruben McAusland was sentenced to 66 months in prison on Wednesday.
Dallas Cowboy Tyrone Crawford fought with bouncers and and police in a bar brawl captured on video.
The Anti-Border Corruption Improvement Act could drastically shorten the Customs and Border Protection's hiring process.
Calvin Desir, 16, was the second Parkland high school massacre survivor to kill himself within a week.
Jussie Smollett, newly released from charges, flew to Los Angeles ahead of Saturday's 50th NAACP Image Awards.
Police are searching for a gunman who shot a Texas state trooper in Frisco on Friday afternoon.
The family of murdered Kittitas County Sheriff's Deputy Ryan Thompson asked the governor not to attend his funeral.
Lawrence Police Officer Brindley Blood shot and wounded Akira Lewis during a traffic stop in 2018.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Chicago would bill Jussie Smollett for the time and resources spent on his hoax.
A Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office sergeant and a St. Petersburg police K9 were shot in the line of duty Friday morning.
Houston Police Sergeant Hilario Hernandez allegedly shot Belinda Hernandez to death late Friday night.
Norwalk Police Officer Philip Roselle was forced into retirement after 30 years on the force.
The Chicago Fraternal Order of Police is staging a protest in front of Kim Foxx's office demanding her resignation.
A group of spring breakers turned the tables on an armed robber and his accomplice on Sunday.
Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx said the case was sealed in error and they're going to have it unsealed.
Attorney Tina Glandian said that Jussie Smollett's attackers may have painted their faces white underneath ski masks.
The Cook County State's Attorney's Office circulated a memo searching for other cases handled like Jussie Smollet's.
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam signed SB 1501 which requires cop killers to serve a minimum of life in prison.
Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto said the jury's acquittal of the officer in the Antwon Rose case made him sick.
Chicago former chiefs of staff to President and Mrs. Barack Obama are at odds over Jussie Smollett case.
The Chicago police received a court order telling them to cease releasing pages of the Jussie Smollett investigation.