The latest current event news in law enforcement, crime, and the criminal justice system from Blue Lives Matter.
Los Angeles city and county officials have blamed the housing crisis for the homelessness problem on their streets.
Victor Ochoa is accused of trying to rob an off-duty sheriff's deputy at the Galleria at Tyler on Saturday night.
Brevard County Sheriff's Deputy Paul Phillips was shot three times during a gun battle with resident Erik Gebauer.
An Ohio jury awarded $11 million to a family-owned bakery accused of racial profiling after three students shoplifted.
Former Greenwood Police Chief Greg Hallgrimson is accused of beating a suspect who had just tried to drown his own baby.
A known anti-police city councilwoman, Holly Blair, nearly ran over a fallen officer's family in the police parking lot.
Atlanta police officers were doused with water and pelted with coolers and rocks during the chaos.
Steven Becky ran over a little girl with his car and then told police he did it "because she was white."
Jhenea Pratt was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of her 17-month-old daughter.
Representative Steve Hurst introduced the legislation, which is now waiting for Governor Kay Ivey’s signature.
The uniformed Iredell County sheriff's deputy was turned away from the store because he was carrying his duty weapon.
Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office Captain Amy Le is a 28-year veteran-of-the-force.
Baltimore Mayor Jack Young said he has found the solution to combat the city's gun violence.
As many as eight students at Olentangy Hyatts Middle School are accused of putting bodily fluids in food for teachers.
Coffee County District Attorney Craig Northcott said he disagrees with "homosexual marriage."
Authorities are looking for the driver of a white BMW that ran down a Florida Highway Patrol trooper.
City of Havelock Firefighter Charlie Winter repeatedly punched the apex predator until it released its grip.
Glenview Police Officer Owen Masterton's son has been denied full survivors benefits because his parents were divorced.
Iredell County Sheriff Darren Campbell denounced the store's treatment of his deputy in a Facebook post on Wednesday.
Ohio teacher Jessica Langford was convicted and sentenced to a year in prison for sexually abusing a student.
Sergio Van Kanten told the 911 operator that six men had broken into his Doral apartment.
Wake County Sheriff's Office Legal adviser Rick Brown said that deputies will just have to "go hands-on" instead.
The proposed legislation would pave the way for people to sue citizens who call the police on them.
Matthew Patterson rushed up behind the Waterbury police officer and attempted to disarm him.
There were 52 people shot and 10 killed in Chicago's most violent weekend so far in 2019.
University of California, Davis Professor Joshua Clover has repeatedly advocated for violence against law enforcement.
The database created by the Plain View Project and Injustice Watch showed that many officers have dark senses of humor.
Former Broward Deputy Scot Peterson was arrested on charges related to his failure to do his job during the massacre.
Phillies' outfielder Odubel Herrera was arrested on domestic violence charges in Atlantic City.
Sour Lake Police Officer William McKeon was savagely beaten in the head while handling a disturbance on May 27.
Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall said that offenders are "forced" to commit crimes due to a lack of job opportunities.
Retired Baltimore Police Sergeant Keith Gladstone is facing up to 10 years for helping to plant a gun on a suspect.
Utah District Court Judge Christine Johnson sentenced Christopher Cleary to up to five years in prison for his threats.
Broward County released murder suspect Eric Vail by accident after his murder charges were upgraded.
Sacramento Police Officer Jeff Kuhlmann, who is gay, said he was shocked to learn he will not be allowed to participate.
A Henry County judge gave the minimum possible to a gunman who went on a two-day rampage, firing at random vehicles.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has made it easier for accused criminals to be released without bond.
Brittany Hill used her body to protect her daughter from gunfire during an attack outside their home.
Tony Ortiz has filed a lawsuit against the state of Texas' laws regarding permissible voting attire.
New York City officials are trying to stop the U.S. Supreme Court from reviewing a case involving the city's gun law.
Unitex Oil and Gas founder David Wilson has been indicted for manslaughter in the death of Officer Nathan Heidelberg.
Antoine Mack was caught in possession of a loaded firearm while he was out on bail for the shooting of a Boston cop.
Newark Police Officer Jovanny Crespo was indicted for a shooting that occurred during a police chase.
The Atlanta mayor and police chief have ordered all the city's officers off federal task forces over a bodycam dispute.
The U.S. Navy is reviewing the wearing of "Make Aircrew Great Again" patches by sailors on the USS Wasp.
Kimani Pearce shot his girlfriend, Merica Green, and then refused to let first responders help her.
Herman Gutierrez Fuentes was half-naked and cowering in a corner when three witnesses burst in.
John Martinez Jr. jumped into action when he spotted George Knisley escaping from a Wake County deputy.
Newton District Court Judge Shelley Richmond Joseph was suspended without pay in April.
North Carolina State Highway Patrol Sgt. J.M. Dorsey fired three rounds, wounding 20-year-old Darius Jaquan Rogers.
Police records from the Jussie Smollett investigation showed the actor was uncooperative and changed his story.
Police found a bag of remains beside a highway in Arkansas that they believe may be a missing Houston four-year-old.
Bernadett Quiroz was seven months pregnant when the attacker shot her and her mother, Janette Quiroz.
A gunman opened fire in a municipal building in Virginia Beach on Friday afternoon, leaving 12 dead and six wounded.
Multiple people were shot during an "active shooter situation" in Virginia Beach on Friday afternoon.
DeKalb County Police Officer Phillip Larscheid was indicted after a video of him during an arrest went viral.
Five hundred pages of investigative files from the Jussie Smollett case explained why the Chicago PD is so furious.
Williamson said she was stunned when the shirt she ordered for her daughter arrived with an anti-police slogan on it.
St. Johns County deputies tracked Nicholas Jones down after he called 911 to gloat about his escape.
About 400 juveniles ran through Inner Harbor on Saturday night, fighting with each other and hitting unlucky bystanders.
Edrick Truitt has complained the officer drew his weapon for no reason after he was stopped with an AR-15 in his car.
LAPD officers have been infected with the bacteria that causes typhoid, probably from rats in homeless encampments.
Colorado Governor Jared Polis signed the "Ban the Box" legislation into law on Tuesday.
Some Charlotte City Council members wanted the police training budget to be converted into a pay raise for themselves.
Dr. Donald MacLeod Campbell was accused of over 140 instances of sexual assault spanning a period of 23 years.
A six-month-old baby girl was found critically dehydrated in a motel room with her dead parents on Friday.
Chicago maintained its reputation for becoming a warzone on holidays with 43 shootings over Memorial Day weekend.
A U.S. Park Police officer with a fire extinguisher put out a burning man who ran across the White House lawn Wednesday.
The manhunt for Pavol Vido, a gunman who shot a Liberty County deputy and three others, ended when he was found dead.
Donald Davis became enraged after his key broke off in his apartment door, his family said.
Police are searching for 65-year-old Pavol Vido, who killed a woman and wounded three others, including a deputy.
Law enforcement groups and California Democrats reached a compromise on controversial use-of-force legislation.
New York Police Officer Jay Park, a U.S. Army veteran, intercepted the impostor inside a New York grocery store.
San Francisco Police Chief William Scott blamed officers for an investigation of a leak and raid of a reporter's home.
Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo opposed a bill that would allow citizens to carry without a license during a disaster.
Ryan James Heater was subdued by Roseville Police K9 Lance after a disturbance at an IHOP restaurant on Saturday.
Sour Lake Police Officer William McKeon is currently in ICU in Beaumont, Sour Lake Police Chief Aaron Burleson said.
Prosecutors said that 23-year-old Callie Inman was arrested on drug charges in violation of her probation agreement.
The suspect handed over his hatchet and took off running from the store after the clerk pulled out his concealed weapon.
Albuquerque Police Officers' Association President Shaun Willoughby said at least one inmate has already been released.
A group of at least 80 students attacked school officials and police officers who were trying to remove a students.
Five Finger Death Punch is a longtime supporter of military veterans, law enforcement, and other first responders.
DC Metro police officers were confronted by an aggressive mob while they were conducting an investigation on Tuesday.
William Patterson was arrested on multiple charges, after he struck an officer with his vehicle while fleeing.
A man fled after his date took an ugly turn.
Alex Underdown refused to put down his Glock handgun and ultimately pointed it at three Las Vegas Metro police officers.
An LAPD officer was ambushed during a pursuit.
William "Bill" Stanford posted footage of his arrest to Facebook and attempted to convince viewers he was the victor.
FDNY Lt. Daniel McWilliams was told he couldn't serve on honor guard at two events honoring fallen black firefighters.
Former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. has been accused of raping three victims, including a homeless woman.
The ATF-funded initiative will pay out between $1,000 and $25,000 for tips that lead to an arrest.
King County Executive Dow Constantine has threatened to pull county contracts from companies who fuel ICE aircraft.
Nicholas Thrash's victim was 11 years old when she gave birth to a son.
The umpires told officers in two Texas baseball leagues that they cannot coach in uniform with their duty weapons.
Jessica Barnes claimed that Williamsport police officers abused them when her crew was caught shoplifting at Kohls.
Marana Police Officer Stephen Copp was justified in using deadly force against Juan Padilla, prosecutors said.
Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott was briefly handcuffed after he shoved a security guard to the ground in Las Vegas.
John Walker Lindh was released from prison after serving 17 years of his 20-year sentence for joining the Taliban.
The suspect resembled Woody Harrelson, so the NYPD ran the actors photo through facial recognition to generate leads.
San Diego Police Officer Corey Pitts retreated for over a block before he was forced to deploy his duty weapon.