Retired Virginia Officer Killed in Wisconsin “Hate Crime”

Phillip A. Thiessen, 55, was riding his motorcycle in Fond du Lac County when investigators say a man intentionally swerved

Off Duty Officer Saves 2 Men from Drowning in Minnesota Lake

An off-duty officer with the Onalaska (MN) Police Department who rescued two men in danger of drowning in a lake

Supreme Court’s Rulings on Trump Subpoenas — Ho Hum

A New York prosecutor may pursue the president’s financial information. Congress, though, must relitigate its case in lower courts.

McConnell Says ‘We’ll Have to Wait and See’ about Attending GOP Convention

The Senate majority leader made his comments when asked by the Cincinnati Enquirer whether he would attend the convention.

New York State AG’s New Plan Would Strip NYPD Control from Mayor de Blasio: Report

Letitia James has called to end the mayor’s ability to appoint the police commissioner and to oversee the hiring and

MA Senate to Vote on Bill Requiring Officers to Re-Certify Every 3 Years

The bill would limit the use of deadly force to instances where de-escalation tactics have failed or are not feasible

WI Community Raises $18K to Buy K9 Partner for Retired Officer Handler

Pushback from the village’s residents was immediate. Petitions started floating around online to keep the pair together — and a

Alabama Detective Killed Off Duty, Ex-Boyfriend Charged with Murder

A Montgomery, AL, police detective was killed Monday morning in an apparent domestic violence related incident and her ex-boyfriend was

GOP Senators Preparing $1.3 Trillion Coronavirus Aid Package to Counter House Dems’ Proposal

The GOP proposal will likely include aid to schools, hospitals, and businesses, along with liability protections for companies.

The Ship Is Sinking. Is Anyone Ready to Start Bailing?

Reading Time: 4 minutes The US Chamber of Commerce and other business groups have courageously… Wait a minute! What the

Supreme Court Upholds Trump Exemptions to Obamacare Contraceptive Mandate . . . for Now

A victory for the Little Sisters of the Poor, but the case will drag on.

Economists Warn That a Hotter World Will Be Poorer and More Unequal

Reading Time: 3 minutes What’s Wrong With WhatsApp (Chris C.) The author writes, “WhatsApp groups can not only breed suspicion

Georgia Governor Calls in National Guard, Highway Patrol to Help Quell Atlanta Violence

The governor authorized the deployment of up to 1,000 National Guard troops in the wake of violence in Atlanta over

Acadis’ Technology Can…Prepare Your Force from Anywhere

The Acadis Readiness Suite includes tools for delivering and tracking online training in real-time, managing scheduling, and maintaining inventory.

Colorado Officer Fired for “Extraordinary Series of Bad Decisions”

An officer with the Denver Police Department has been terminated from his job after what a supervisor called an extraordinary

Organizers of Facebook Advertising Boycott Call Meeting with Zuckerberg a ‘Disappointment’

Activists behind a boycott of Facebook by major advertisers said a virtual meeting with CEO Mark Zuckerberg showed the platform

When ‘Boundary Policing’ Becomes Intimidation: How the Media Protect Their Turf

For peddlers of ideology, free inquiry is a business risk — hence the obsession with stamping out samizdat.

New Research Reveals Startling Privacy Risks of Home Security Cameras

Reading Time: 3 minutes What We Know About the Killing of Elijah McClain (Chris C.) The author writes, “According to

With Theaters Dark, a Broadway Seamstress Sews for a New Reason

Reading Time: 6 minutes From Toledo to Tennessee, Atlanta to Alaska, an army of anonymous, unheralded volunteers is toiling in

Ohio Officer Shot and Killed on Independence Day

An officer with the Toledo Police Department was shot and killed over the Independence Day weekend, according to Toledo Chief

Woman Attempts to Assault New York Officer with Fireworks

A woman reportedly attempted to assault an officer with the Canandaigua (NY) Police Department on Saturday night after she locked

Off-Duty New York Officer Saves Young Girl from Drowning in Pool

An off-duty officer with the Clarkstown (NY) Police Department leaped into action when he saw a small girl in danger

NY Health Dept. Asserts Cuomo Order ‘Could Not Be the Driver’ of Nursing Home Deaths in the State

The order has been criticized for possibly leading to additional deaths in nursing homes, which have appeared as a major

A Murderous Evening in the Old South

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Donald Trump claims America “has been gripped by professional anarchists” and he knows what to

U.S. Social Media Companies Cease Hong Kong Data Requests, Citing National Security Law

Several U.S. social media companies have ceased reviewing requests by Hong Kong authorities to search residents’ data, following China’s implementation